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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.

New classes and favorite classes have made it onto the Summer I schedule. Sign up today and make this the Best.Summer.Ever at the Y …Get into the spirt when you visit the YMCA with summer theme days and events –  Friday, July 8 – Mixed up Holidays

Friday, July 22 – Power Up – Superheros
Friday, July 29 – Color Wars – YMCA white out.
Friday, August 12 – Path of the Jedi
Friday, August 19 – Blast to the Past – Cowboys

The First Annual Sporting Clay Shoot to support Hunter Hospitality House will be held Saturday, July 16th from 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. at 4-Square Sportsmans Club at 6777 Cline Road in Jeddo.  Tickets are $35 if ordered by July 2nd. Late orders and walk-ins $40. To order tickets, call Hunter Hospitality House at 810-824-3679.

This year’s event will be produced by Jonathan Witz & Associates on behalf of Port Huron Festivals, Inc. This highly-anticipated summer festival will return much of its programming including Family Night produced by Operation Transformation, Boat Night, Fireworks, The McDonagh Amusement Carnival, Live Music and other features. The festival’s unique feature will remain the magnificent display of boats lined up in advance of the 2016 Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race kick-off on Saturday, July 16th, and once again festival admission will be free to the general public.

The Smith’s Creek Landfill will be closed from Saturday, 7/2/16 through Monday, 7/4/16 due to notification of closures from commercial haulers and anticipated low residential refuse traffic.  The landfill will resume regular operating hours beginning at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, 7/5/16.

The Master Gardeners of St. Clair County will present their annual Garden Tour on Saturday, July 16. 10am to 4pm.  This year’s tour features the city of Marysville, showing 9 gardens.  The gardens are diverse, offering views of the river, city gardens nestled close together and a county garden complete with bees, sheep and chickens.  Pre-tour tickets are $10, tour day are $15.  Tickets are available at the MSUE extension office, Mosher’s Jewelers in Port Huron, Weekends in Port Huron and Lexington, Serenity Salon in Marysville, Silk’s Flowers in St Clair.  Contact Gina at 586-727-2563 for additional information.

The Petrolia Farmer’s market is being held at the Petrolia Farmer’s Market Pavillion, 359 Fletcher Street (behind the library), Downtown Petrolia. Fresh produce, baking, handmade crafts. Shop the Market/Shop the local Businesses – Make a day of it in the market is held every Saturday going on now through  October 8, 2016 from 7:30 a.m. to noon.

Saturday, June 25, 11 am to 5 pm. Nine spectacular gardens are included in  the communities in bloom Sarnia 4th annual summer garden tour.  Tickets are available at a variety of locations including DeGroot’s Nurseries and Tourism Sarnia Lambton, Cost is $13