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April 8 – Tuesday – There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive at the Harrison Moose Lodge from Noon until at least 5:30pm. The lodge will give a burger/cheese burger as a thank you!
April 9 – Wednesday – Johnston Elevator of Clare is holding their 2nd annual Community Open House 9 am – 3 pm. Stop in between 9 and noon for free pancakes and door prizes.
April 9 – Wednesday – Hospice of Helping Hands will be starting their next Grief Support Group, which will run for five consecutive Wednesdays. Sessions will be held from 10-11:30am at the Hospice of Helping Hands Office. There is no fee to attend, but registration is required. For more information or to register, call 800-992-6592.
April 12 – Saturday – There will be a Spring Craft Show from 9am-3pm at the Harrison Sportsman Club. There is a $1 entrance fee. For details or to reserve tables, call Terri at (989) 630-0339.
April 12-13 [Saturday-Sunday] It's the popular Shipshewanna on the Road at the Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort – Saturday from 9 to 6, and Sunday from 10 till 5. Adults $ 4, kids 12 and under free.
April 12 – Saturday – It's the Sock Hop at the Harrison Moose Lodge 2235 from 7pm-11pm. Featuring music by the Grandledge Bums and a free swing dance lesson. Hot dogs, hamburgers, and root beer floats will be available.
April 12– Saturday – Saginaw Sting vs. Marion. Tailgate at 6PM. Kickoff at 7:30 PM. Info at SaginawSting.com
April 12 – Saturday – The First United Methodist Church in Gladwin will have their Free Second Satruday Supper from 4:30-6:30pm. The church is located at 309 S. M-18, across from Gladwin Ford Sales.
April 13 – Sunday – Temple Theatre in Saginaw presents The Ten Commandments starring Charleton Heston. Tickets are $5. Call 877 754 7469
April 13 – Sunday – The Knights of Columbus Council is sponsoring an All You Can Eat Breakfast from 8am-1pm. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children under 12. The breakfast will be located at 360 S. River Road in Bay City.
April 18 – Friday – There will be a Smelt Dinner at the Gladwin County VFW Ladies Auxiliary. The dinner will be from 4-7. Cost is $8 for adults and $3.50 for children. Take outs are available at (989) 435-3611.
April 21- Monday – The Temple Theatre in Saginaw presents The Ten Tenors. Rock and Classical music meet in this extraordinary performance by Australia's hottest tenors. Call 754-7469.
April 24-27 [Thursday-Sunday] Shepherd will have it's 56th Annual Maple Syrup Festival. This is a four-day, family-orientented festival with activities including indoor and outdoor arts and craft shows, amusement rides, laser tag, and much more. For more information, contact Kara or visit shepherdmaplesyrupfest.org.
April 24 – Thursday – Come to the Gladwin High School at 5:15pm for an Earth Day celebration. Free admission.
April 26 – Saturday – The Oak Ridge Boys along with Diamond Rio are performing at the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort. Tickets start at $22. For more info go to soaringeaglecasino.com
April 26 – Saturday – Saginaw Sting vs Chicago Slaughter. Tailgate at 6PM. Kickoff at 7:30 PM. Info at SaginawSting.com
April 26th – Saturday – The Gladwin County Chapter #433 of Pheasants Forever will have its 22nd annual membership banquet at the Gladwin Community Arena at 5pm.
April 29th– Tuesday – United Bretheran Church in Harrison invites everyone to a gospel music jamboree. Bring your instruments or just come to listen. The fun starts at 6pm. The church is located across the street from the Jack Pine Restaurant. There is a big bell in the front yard.
May 1-3 [Thursday- Saturday] The Ladies of Fellowship will be having a rummage sale at the Church of Daniel Band from 9am-5pm. The church is located at 1233 E. Highwood Rd.
May 2 – Friday – A benefit spaghetti dinner and bake sale has been scheduled at the Knights of Columbus from 4 – 8 pm to benefit the Jean Mercercancer fund. Adults can get in for just $6.99, kids under 10 for $3.50.
May 3 – Saturday – The Clare Gun and Rod Club presents a Hunter Safety Course that will start at 9am. Cost is $10 each. For additional information, call Tina at 285-5795.
May 25 – Sunday – Molly Hatchet performs at the 4th Annual “United by Sacrifice” concert at the Coleman Veterans Memorial in downtown Coleman. Event starts at 1 PM.
May 27 – Tuesday – Harrison United Bretheran Church in Harrison invites everyone to a gospel music jamboree. Bring your instruments or just come to listen. The fun starts at 6pm. The church is located across the street from the Jack Pine Restaurant. There is a big bell in the front yard.