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To submit an event being held in northeastern Michigan that is open to the public, please e-mail the information to: editor@alconareview.com; mail to Editor c/o Alcona County Review, P.O. Box 548 Harrisville, MI 48740 or Fax to (989) 724-6655. Please submit the information at least two weeks prior to the event and include a telephone number for additional info if needed by editor.

 - FEBRUARY -

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17

  • The Detroit Red Wing Alumni Association will face off against The Benjamins-Benjamin Builders All Stars at 3 p.m. There will be fun-filled activities for the entire family including chuck-a-puck, raffles and much more. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Children ages five through 12 are $5 in advance and $8 at the door. No charge for admision for children ages four and younger. This event will be held at Northern Lights Arena in Alpena. Call (989) 358-0652 for details.
  • The Special Olympics Michigan Law Enforcement Polar Plunge will take place at the Sandbar & Grill on Long Lake. A breakfast buffet will be available from 8 to 11 a.m. for a minimun $5 donation, with all proceeds going to the polar plunge. Registration starting at noon. parade of costumes at 1 p.m. and the plunge will promptly follow the parade. If you are interested in taking the plunge, there is a $75 registration fee. Go to www.firstgiving.com/polarplunge/Alpena2018, click on the red register tab and start collecting pledges. Call Trooper Ashley S989) 354-4101 for details.
  • Kid's Ice Fishing Tournament will be held on Jewell Lake in Barton City. This free event is for children and young adults aged 15 and under. Registration on the ice from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., fishing from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Poles, bait and holdes provided and adult fishermen will be on hand for assistance. Hot dogs and hot cocoa provided.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19

  • White Pine Quilt Guild will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 201 North Second Street in Harrisville. jon them for quilting ideas, fellowship and inspiration. Quilters both new and experienced are invited to join or visit. For more information, call Joanne at (989) 255-7880.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

  • A blood drive will be held from noon to 6 p.m. at the Lincoln Senior Center, 207 Church Street. Bring your Red Cross blood donor card or other form of postive identification. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) 733-2767 for details.
  • A brownie and cookie bar challenge will be held at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library, 312 West Main street at 1:30 p.m. Register your best recipe and then bring in a tray of brownies or cookie bars for judging. Winnter takes home a fabulous prize. Registration forms available at all branches. call (989) 724-6796 for details.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23

  • Irving Entertainment presents "Michigan Micro Adventures" a show that transports you to the possiblity of adventure in northeast Michigan. This program will be held at 5:45 p.m. at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library, 312 West Main Street. call (989) 724-6796 for details.
  • The Alcona Tool Cats robotics team is having a Soup Dinner Fundraiser in the "old gym" at Alcona High School from 3 to 6 p.m. Students and friends of the robotics team will prepare many kinds of hot soup for this event. There will also be desserts, bread, crackers, and rolls. The cost for dinner is $5 per person. Students will be there to answer questions about the robotics team.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24

  • A lasagna dinner will be served at the Barton City Eagles, 671 Sanborn Road form 5 to 7 p.m. Cost is $8 per person. Call (989) 736-3050 for details.

 - MARCH - 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7

  • Northeast Michigan UAW Retired Workers Alpena Council will hold their monthly membership meeting at 11 a.m. at the Ramada Inn on north US-23 in Alpena. Lunch will be served at noon. Bring a can of food for the needy. Call (989) 356-4959 or (989) 727-4080 for details.
  • The Alcona County Baby Pantry will be open for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Raphael Church, 2531 East F-30 in Mikado. Formula, diapers, toys, new and gently used shoes and clothing will be available to residents of Alcona County with newborns through age four. Layettes are available in the eighth month.

SATURDAY, MARCH 10

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14

  • Sunrise Community Food Pantry will be open from 1 to 3 p.m.a t Hubbard Lake Bible Church, 13508 Hubbard lake Road, Hubbard Lake. Clients are asked to come only one per time per month and must be present to receive food. The pantry accepts clients regarless of county of residence. Identification is required. Call (989) 727-3606 for details.

SATURDAY, MARCH 17

  • The 9th annual Maple Syrup Celebration Day sponsored by the Alcona FFA will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the sugar shack located at Alcona Community School, 51 North Barlow Road. Breakfast served all day, tours of the sugar shack and a small animal exhibit. This is a free day of fun, food and entertainment.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28

  • Sunrise Community Food Pantry will be open from 1 to 3 p.m.at Hubbard Lake Bible Church, 13508 Hubbard Lake Road in Hubbard Lake. Clients are asked to come only one time per month and must be present to receive food. The pantry accepts clients regardless of county of residence. Identification is required. Call (989) 727-3606 for details.

 - APRIL -

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11

  • Sunrise Community Food Pantry will be open from 1 to 3 p.m.at Hubbard Lake Bible Church, 13508 Hubbard Lake Road in Hubbard Lake. Clients are asked to come only one time per month and must be present to receive food. The pantry accepts clients regardless of county of residence. Identification is required. Call (989) 727-3606 for details.

SATURDAY, APRIL 14

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.

MONDAY, APRIL 16

  • White Pine Quilt Guild will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 201 North Second Street in Harrisville. jon them for quilting ideas, fellowship and inspiration. Quilters both new and experienced are invited to join or visit. For more information, call Joanne at (989) 255-7880.

 - MAY -

SATURDAY, MAY 12

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.

 - JUNE -

SATURDAY, JUNE 9

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.

 - JULY -

SATURDAY, JULY 14

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.

 - AUGUST -

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.

 - SEPTEMBER -

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.

 - OCTOBER -

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.

 - NOVEMBER -

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.

 - DECEMBER -

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8

  • Recycle Alcona County will hold drop off day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln ARA site. Enter and exit through the north gate. Call (989) 724-5077 or (989) 724-6546 for details.


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