The 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.
Join the Y for the 2nd annual Blue Water Half Marathon! The picturesque 13.1 mile course travels along the new Blue Water Riverwalk and the beautiful historical sections of Port Huron. The day includes family friendly activities. **Volunteer Opportunity** Sunday June 29 Half Marathon 10K Run 5K Run.
The Master Gardeners of St. Clair County invite all children, grades K-6, to grab an adult and come out to Cornerstone Church, 4025 North Road, Clyde Twp., MI 48049 for, “Spring Into Gardening!” This fun, annual event has been updated to include even more educational activities. It will be held on Saturday, March 29 from 9 AM to 1PMand the cost to attend is just $10/child with additional children in the same family admitted at a discounted $7 each. To view a registration form with all of the information, please go to the MSU Extension office or visit their website athttp://msue.stclaircounty.org/. Registration is limited to the first 100 children, so don’t delay.
There are two different Scholarship opportunities available NOW. The Kiwanis Spiritual Life Scholarship and the Compass Christian Business Alliance Scholarship. If you know a Student that would like to apply for one of these scholarships, please email Stephanie atSsmith@Optrans.org and she can send you the application and requirements.
Cell Phones for Soldiers – Operation Transformation is accepting old cell phones, chargers and I-pods to be used to buy phone cards for our military personnel. Drop off to 1904 Poplar St., PH during office hours.
Faith Lutheran Church has a food pantry giveaway the first Saturday of each month. The next date is Saturday, March 1st. The food distribution will follow an 8am breakfast. The church is located at 3455 Stone Street, in Port Huron.
Thunder Winds – Featuring a number of local Aboriginal Artists will be on display at Gallery in the Grove now through April 12. This show draws upon the visions and creations of our local First Nation Artists from around the area. Gallery is the Grove is located at 2618 Hamilton Road, Bright’s Grove, On.
The 18th annual art show, competition and sale of more than 100 selected pieces of representational art from more than 300 entries across Ontario will be presented by the Grand Bend Arts Centre. All pieces will be available for viewing at the Lambton Heritage Museum in Grand Bend daily from 11 am to 5 p.m. beginning Friday, March 7th through March 30th. For ticket information call 519-243-2600.