DONATIONS OF HATS, SCARVES & MITTENS – are being accepted at the Y welcome center through DECEMBER 15, for children in the Coordinated Approach To Child Health program – or CATCH Kids Club which is grant & donor funded and is offered at a number of Port Huron area elementary schools.
Saturday, December 16 is National Wreaths Across America Day – a day citizens across the country gather to remember our fallen, honor those who serve and teach younger generations the value of freedom. You are invite to the St. Clair County Allied Veterans Cemetery at noon on the 16th to lay wreaths on the headstones of our Hometown Heroes and recognize their service. You can sponsor a wreath by contacting Lisa Fountain at 810-841-5472, or for more information visit wreathsacrossamerica.org.
The Salvation Army Port Huron Singing Company will present “The Christmas Puzzle” a children’s musical on Sunday, December 17 at 10:45 a.m. at 2000 Court Street in Port Huron.
An eight week course designed to provide parents with the tools and resources needed to assist children who have been impacted by trauma will be presented by staff from St. Clair County Community Mental Health every Tuesday from January 9 to February 27 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Community Mental Health Building. Advance registration is required…and you can do that by calling Tammy at 810-966-2597.
This holiday season, Wigs 4 Kids has a variety of beautiful cards for purchase in 5 new designs. Cards are sold in a quantity of 10 per package – 1 design per pack and come with 10 envelopes. Order online at www.wig4kids.org, purchase at the Wigs 4 Kids Wellness Center in St. Clair Shores, or by phone at 586-772-6756. 100% of the proceeds benefit the Wigs 4 Kids organization and help serve children in need.
Enjoy a free Guided Tour at the Judith and Norman Alix Art Gallery from 1:30-2:15PM on Saturday, December 16th of the current exhibition, Witness – Canadian Art of the First World War and Lambton At War! Each tour has been uniquely created to suit the particular flair of each docent, which include music, poetry, storytelling and more. Registration required. Free, however donations are gladly accepted. And the following day Sunday, December 17 at the art gallery is the Family Sunday Activity: Candle Making –from 1:00–3:00PM. At a suggested donation of $5 per family