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Community Events - October 20, 2020


Costumed kids invited to library

The Newaygo Area District Library invites children to visit the library in their costumes on Saturday, Oct. 31 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Visiting children will receive candy treats and books. The program for youngsters age 17 and younger is made possible in part through a grant from the Fremont Area Community Foundation.


Turn book into pumpkin

The Newaygo Area District Library is offering the opportunity for participants to craft pumpkins by folding the pages of an old book on Saturday, Oct. 31, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the library. Supplies will be provided. Call the library at 652-6723 to reserve a spot in the class or register online at www.newaygolibrary.org.


GriefShare Seminar

A special Surviving the Holidays seminar will be held at Grant Community Church on Wednesday Nov. 11, from 10 a.m. to noon. The church is at 115 West State Road in Grant.  The seminar is free, but registration is encouraged.  To register, call 834-5476.


Reception for Nancy Harper

A reception honoring White Cloud Community Library Director Nancy Harper’s 45 years of service to the community is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 21 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the library. Area residents and library patrons are invited to attend. Refreshments will be available.


Haunted trail in White Cloud

The White Cloud Community Library will present its third annual Haunted House, actually a haunted trail, on Saturday, Oct. 31 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Storybook Forest site on Wilcox Ave. east of the campground in White Cloud. This year’s theme is “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.”



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 library’s collection and help with its used book sale fund-raising efforts. The library is at 104 E. Main St.

Labels for Grant library

The Grant Area District Library is participating in label collecting as a new fundraiser, seeking Spartan labels, Aunt Millie’s School Spirits and Campbell’s 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.


Fremont library e-newsletter

The Fremont Area District Library now offers an event e-newsletter. Subscription to the monthly newsletter is available online at www.fremontlibrary.net.


TimesIndicator office info

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the TimesIndicator’s office building will remain 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 tinews@comcast.net. The office will receive phone calls at 924-4400 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.


Fremont library

The Fremont Area District Library has been open since late June. Guidelines are in place to allow for social distancing. More information is available online at www.fremontlibrary.net.