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YMCAThe Y focuses their work in 3 key areas, of youth development, healthy living and social responsibility because the YMCA believes nurturing the potential of kids, helping people live healthier and supporting neighbors are fundamental to strengthening our communities. Try the Y today call 987-6400.

Family Swim & Splash Down – Warm up Monday through Friday every week at the Y! Families and individuals can have fun at our Recreational pool from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Free to members and $10 per person for non-members.

Landmark Academy wants to invite families to Kindergarten Round Up on Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm. New students will be able to visit the classrooms and meet with our kindergarten staff. Requirements for a Kindergarten Student to attend Landmark Academy: • Children must be 5 on or before September 1st of the current school year to attend Kindergarten for the current school year. • An original birth certificate is needed to register. • Children must have proof of the appropriate immunizations or a waiver refusing them for religious or other reasons. • Children must have the appropriate vision and hearing screening completed before entering school. We will provide a time for this to occur at Landmark Academy before the beginning of the school year. • Two proofs of residency verification such as a driver’s license or utility bill. Landmark Academy provides a safe and nurturing learning environment that promotes individual giftedness and talents in all of our students. Every teacher receives training to meet individual student learning styles, which facilitates an environment where all students can succeed. Landmark Academy believes in setting high standards for our students and has developed learning targets/objectives based on the current State adopted standards. Teachers also use 7 Habits of Highly Effective People to incorporate character education into the classroom. We believe this instruction promotes productive citizens and life-long learners!

Hunter Hospitality House, Inc.  will be holding Hope Blooms, their sixth annual fundraising dinner, on April 28 from 5-7pm at the Blue Water Convention Center. Doors open at 4:45pm.  Proceeds from this event allow HHH to provide free lodging directly across from both hospitals and Karmanos Cancer Institute in Port Huron for the families of hospitalized patients, as well as those undergoing outpatient treatment or needing a place to stay the night before a medical procedure.  Tickets are being sold for $40, or $300 for a table of 8, and can be purchased by sending a check to HHH at 1010 Lincoln Ave., Port Huron, MI 48060. Reservations must be made and paid for by April 14, 2018.  The event includes dinner, dessert, music, a 50/50 drawing, raffles, a silent auction, cash bars and door prizes.     Keynote Speaker will be Co-Founder Jeff Willard.   To learn more call Executive Director Tracy Willard at 810-937-2079.

There will be a pancake breakfast and maple syrup tours beginning with the breakfast on Saturday March 10 and Sunday March 11 at the Royal Canadian Legion at 58 Albert in St. Forest beginning at 9 a.m.   The Maple Syrup Tour will take place at Ryan’s farm at 8354 Rawlings Road – Hwy 21 – 4 km North of Forest until 2 p.m. – The event is being presented by Forest Legion and Forest Kiwanis Service Club.