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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.

The YMCA is partnering with the Port Huron Area School District to provide meals for children throughout the Blue Water Area this summer.  The statewide “Meet Up and Eat Up” program offers free meals to children 18 and under from 8-8:30 a.m. for breakfast and lunch from 12-12:30 p.m. Meals will be served Monday through Friday through September 4th. Children do not have to be a member of the Y in order to receive meals, they can simply visit the Y at the appropriate times and the Welcome Center will direct them to the meal site.

Vacation Bible School at Colonial Woods Missionary Church will be held July 19 – 23 from 6:15 -8:45 pm.   “Surelook Hmms & Dr. WhatsIn…the Bible” is a  one-of-a-kind family experience is for children age 4 through entering 6th grade and their parents.  Families will not want to miss this sleuthing journey through the Bible.  Registration begins July 1 at the church located at 3240 Pine Grove Ave in Port Huron or online at www.colonialwoodsmc.com.

And Colonial Woods Missionary Church is having a Block Party on Saturday, July 11, 2015.  11-2 PM   It will be held at CWMC parking lot.  It is open to the public.  Free admission. includes: Carnival Games, Inflatables, Hot Dogs, Popcorn, Cotton Candy, Food Trucks, Prizes, Giveaways.

Happy Dog Yoga Studio continues to sponsor a Saturday morning beach fundraiser to benefit children of the Barrio Planta Project in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua.  The fundraiser takes place on Saturdays @ Lakeside Beach at 10 a.m. – One hour of U6-U10 soccer training or one hour of beach yoga  Cost is $5 –All proceeds from each Saturday at Lakeside, through August 15th, will go directly to purchase soccer equipment for the Barrio Plant Project children.

A fund raiser aimed at raising awareness of the issues surrounding dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease will be held Saturday August 29 from 5 to 10 pm. At the Seaway Terminal Bean Dock at 2336 Military Street in Port Huron.

“Rockin’ the Dock” will benefit the adult day care program at Visiting Nurse Association and Blue Water Hospice, Music- barbecue a live auction and classic cars on display – tickets may be purchased for $40 each or two for $75 by calling Blue Water Hospice at 810-984-4131.

Ontario Family Fishing Events is a province-wide opportunity for Canadian residents to fish Ontario waters without the otherwise mandatory fishing version outdoors card. The Ontario Government has designated July 4-12, 2015 (12:01 a.m.Saturday to 11:59 p.m. Sunday). During all other time periods, Canadian residents between the ages of 18 and 64 years must purchase a valid fishing license to legally fish in Ontario.  Participants fishing without a license must fish under the Conservation fishing license limits which are set out in the current Ontario Recreational Fishing Regulations Summary. With the exception of the licensing requirement, Ontario fishing regulations, fees and limits continue to apply during license-free days. Printed copies of the summary are available at licence issuers and ServiceOntario Centres. Residents are invited to head to Pinery Provincial Park  9526 Lakeshore ROAD Grand Bend for free fishing.