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.
YMCA of the Blue Water Area Healthy Kids Day takes place Saturday, April 26th – from 10 a.m. to1 p.m. There are free activities for every age group from infant to 17 years of age. Then it is Splashdown in the Recreation Pool from 1:00 – 5:00 pm. (Splashdown is free to Y members and only $5 for non-members) – call the Y today at 987-6400.
Blue Water Women’s League Annual Flower Sale is taking place now through April 20, 2014. Money and orders are due by April 20th and delivery will take place May 9th, just in time for Mother’s Day. For more information or to place an order please call: Paula @ (810) 388-1082 or Cherry @ (810) 824-0371. Proceeds from the sale help fund, People’s Clinic, Girl & Boy Scouts, Senior Nutrition and many other local organizations.
The Schubert Male Chorus of Port Huron will present their “Spring Concert” – Sunday, May 4, ….doors open at 3:30 p.m., dinner at 4:30, singing begins at 5:15 at Alexander’s Banquet Facility, 1194 Gratiot Blvd., Marysville. Tickets are $30.00 – sales in advance only; contact any member of the Schubert Male Chorus. Cash bar available.
The St. Clair County Community College Choir will present a collaboration concert with the Marysville High School Choirs on Thursday, April 24. The concert will be at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre on the college’s Port Huron campus. Admission is free.
Sanborn Gratiot Memorial Home is looking for clergy or church members who would like to lead a program, service, bible study, etc. once a month. Most of the residents do not drive nor have transportation to attend church on a regular basis. Please contact Judy Morris at 385-9223 or 488-2576.
Council on Aging is hosting an Art Auction on Friday evening, April 25 at Port Huron Senior center (600 Grand River). The preview is 6-7 p.m. and the auction begins at 7 p.m. Admission is $15 per person, $25 per couple which includes door prizes. For more information please contact Mary Taylor at810-984-8811.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Sarnia Lambton will host Tastings 2014, Sarnia’s premier wine, beer and food event on Friday, April 25 at 7 p.m. at the Dante Club in Sarnia. Cost to attend is $65 per person. Emcees for the evening will be George Hayes and Sarah Woodley with music provided by Lil’ Chicago. All proceeds will go to support the mentoring programs of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Sarnia-Lambton which currently serves over 300 youth in the community. For more information, call 519-335-0460.
The Denise Van Hooren Inspirational Race 5 k – 10 K walk and run and 16 k and ½ marathon run only is set for 8 am, Sunday May 4th at Canatara Park. Cost is $60 – all proceeds go to support St. Joseph’s Hospice.