grief support group
The Living On grief support group
meets on the second Tuesday of each month, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at
TrueNorth Community Services, 6308 S. Warner Ave. south of Fremont. The
focus of the group is to express feelings and experiences related to
loss in a supportive, caring and non-judgmental environment. For more
information or to register, call Katie Gedraitis at 231-527-0913.
Family pancake benefit
Hesperia Presbyterian Church will
host a benefit pancake supper for the Tom Hallowell Family on Friday,
March 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the church at 82 Church Street. The menu
includes pancakes, sausage, applesauce and drinks. Donations will be
collected at the door for the Hallowell family.
Live @ the
Author Barbara Barton will present
her Michigan Notable Book “Manoomin: The Story of Wild Rice in Michigan”
on Saturday, March 30 at 10:30 a.m. at the Fremont Area District
Library. The free program will be in the library’s Community Room.
Rock, Gem and
The White River Rock, Gem and
Mineral Club will offer a children’s program on Saturday, March 23, from
10 to 11:30 a.m. at the White Lake Library in Whitehall. “Fossils and
Shark’s Teeth” with Glen Gustafson will be the topic. Contact the
library or the website www.whiteriverrockgemandmineral.org to reserve a
Whispering Pines and Prairie Chapter
of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution is
part of the Wreaths Across America fundraising plan. For each wreath
sponsored through the chapter, they receive $5. The majority of the
wreaths go to the Grand Rapids Veteran’s Home for the annual placing in
Coffee club in
Local Edward Jones financial advisor
Lou Deleguardia will host a coffee club at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, April 3
at 46 W. Sheridan in Fremont. To reserve a seat, call Branch Office
Administrator Brenda Adsmond or Amanda Otte at 924-9600.
classes at Fremont library
The Fremont Area District Library is
offering a couple of computer classes in March. The library will offer
“Word Basic” on Thursday, March 14 and “Internet Searching and Email” on
Tuesday, March 19. The classes meet in the library’s Upper Level
Training Lab and are scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. The class fee is $5 per
person per class.To register, call the library at 928-0257.
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.
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.
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.