weekend event postponed
Newaygo’s annual Memorial Day
Weekend Celebration has been postponed to the July 4 weekend. Other
River Country Chamber of Commerce events, including the Home, Health and
Garden Show and a golf outing, have also been postponed.
closed this year
The Holton Historical Society Museum
will not be open this year due to the COVID19 pandemic. However, if the
Holton Community Days celebration is held, the museum will be open on
Saturday, July 25, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The annual Ben Bradford Fraternal
Order of Police country music show originally scheduled for Saturday
evening, April 25 has been rescheduled for Saturday, October 24. The show,
to be held in the Grant Fine Arts Center, is scheduled to feature the
group Thompson Square.
No visitors at
The Brook Retirement Community in
Newaygo has, since March 12, implemented a “no visitor” policy at the
facility. Staff members are completing pre-shift questionnaires,
screening for symptoms and monitoring their body temperatures.
TimesIndicator office info
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the
TimesIndicator’s office building will be closed to the public until
further notice. Press releases and mail may be dropped through the mail
slot in the front door or emailed to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The
office will receive phone calls at 924-4400 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.,
Monday through Friday.
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.
Goodwill Industries of West Michigan
announced that its local Goodwill stores will be closed until further
The stores’ e-commerce operations will remain open (www.shopgoodwill.com).
The Michigan Department of
Transportation has cancelled its spring Adopt-A-Highway trash pickups
previously scheduled for April 18 through 26 and May 9 through 17. The
program is currently scheduled to resume with the statewide summer
pickup, scheduled for July 18 through 26. More information is available
online at www.Michigan.gov/AdoptAHighway.
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.
The Fremont Area District Library now offers an event
e-newsletter. Subscription to the monthly newsletter is available online at www.fremontlibrary.net.