classes at Fremont library
The Fremont Area District Library
will offer the classes “Intro to Computers” on Thursday, Jan. 10, from 2
to 4 p.m. and “Internet Searching and Email” on Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 2
to 4 p.m. The class fee is $5 per person per sesssion. Classes are held
in the library’s Upper Level Computer Lab. Call the library at 928-0257
Book sale at
The Friends of the Fremont Area
District Library will host a winter book sale in the library’s Community
Room on Friday, Jan. 25, from 1 to 8 p.m. and on Saturday, Jan. 26, from
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Blood drive in
Newaygo High School will host a
blood drive on Wednesday, Jan. 23 in the gym. Appointments are available
from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Donors can visit the site miblood.org to make
Coffee club in
Local Edward Jones financial advisor
Lou Deleguardia will host a coffee club at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6,
at 46 W. Sheridan in Fremont. To reserve a seat, call Branch Office
Administrator Brenda Adsmond at 924-9600.
to speak at GMM
This month’s Grant Mens Ministries
breakfast, scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 12 at 7 a.m. at Cronk’s Oakridge
Restaurant on the south side of Newaygo, will feature legendary high
school and college football coach Jack Schugars. He will tell men life
is not about “Rings, Awards or Halls of Fame.” Schugars, who coached the
Oakridge High School team for more than 40 years, is a member of four
halls of fame.
Snowbirds in Zephyrhills
Newaygo County residents wintering in the Zephyrhills, Florida
area are invited to meet for lunch at The Golden Corral at 6855 Gall Blvd. in Zephyrhills
on Friday, Feb. 15 at 11:30 a.m.
Fremont Area Snowbirds
All Fremont-area residents are invited to the Fremont Area
Snowbirds Luncheon on Thursday, Jan. 17 at 11:30 a.m. at Duffs at 6010 14th St.
(Highway 41) in Bradenton, Florida.
Living On grief support
Living On are ongoing groups where grief and loss topics are
addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The
focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related to the loss in a
supportive, caring and non-judgmental environment. The group meets on the second Tuesday
of each month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at True North Community Services at 6308 S. Warner Ave.
south of Fremont. To register, call Katie Gedraitis at 231-527-0913.
The Narcotics Anonymous group New Life Group meets on Mondays at
6 p.m. at the Al-Anon Club in Newaygo.
Labels for Grant library
The Grant Area District Library is participating in label
collecting as a new fundraiser, seeking Spartan labels, Aunt Millies School Spirits
and Campbells Labels for Education program. A complete list is available at the
library. Labels may be dropped off at the library at 122 Elder St. in Grant. For more
information, call the library at 834-5713. Information is also available online at www.grantlibrary.net.
Book donations wanted
The Fremont Area District Library is asking local people to
consider donating their used books, music and movies to the library. Donated materials add
to the librarys collection and help with its used book sale fund-raising efforts.
The library is at 104 E. Main St.
Local Weight Watchers meetings are held in Fremont on Thursday
mornings at 10 a.m. at the First Christian Reformed Church at 721 Hillcrest Drive.
Visitors are encouraged to attend a meeting for free this month. Information is also
available online at www.weightwatchers.com.
Informal meetings designed to connect addicts in recovery with
addicts seeking recovery will be held at the Hesperia Community Library at 80 S. Division
on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. and also in Fremont at the NCRESA building at 4747 48th Street on
Fridays at 9 a.m. More information is available online at www.facebook.com/uniquerecoverygroup/.
The Fremont Area District Library now offers an event
e-newsletter. Subscription to the monthly newsletter is available online at www.fremontlibrary.net.
Health dept. offers flu
District Health Department 10 is offering flu shots by
appointment from 9 to 11 a.m. and from 1 to 3 p.m. For informaiton or appointments, call
the office at 689-7300. The DHD10 office is a 1049 E. Newell in White Cloud.