SC4 Symphonic Band And Jazz Band Partner For Feb. 20 Concert

sc4 jazz symphonic bandThe St. Clair County Community College Symphonic Band and SC4 Jazz Band will present a Beach Party at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, in the Fine Arts Theatre on SC4’s Port Huron campus.  This concert of feel-good, summer-themed music is a great way to shake off the winter blues.  The bands are conducted by Erick J. Senkmajer.  Tickets are $7 for adults, with free admission for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade when accompanied by an adult. Tickets also are free for SC4 students, faculty, staff and alumni with Skippers OneCard or alumni card as available at the door. For tickets, call (810) 989-5513.  For more information, visit www.sc4.edu/arts or call (810) 989-5709.

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A Beach Lovers Party

The Blue Water Parrot Head Club is raising funds for the community with a Beach Lovers Party, Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the new Blue Water Convention Center, 500 Thomas Edison Parkway, Port Huron, at 5:00 p.m.  Why are we having this adult winter beach party?  We are a community service club we “Party with…

A Beach Lovers Party

phiplogoThe Blue Water Parrot Head Club is raising funds for the community with a Beach Lovers Party, Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the new Blue Water Convention Center, 500 Thomas Edison Parkway, Port Huron, at 5:00 p.m.  Why are we having this adult winter beach party?  We are a community service club we “Party with a Purpose” to put funds directly back into the community.  Tickets are $40 each, which includes a “Cheeseburger in Paradise” meal from Freighters, and two bands, to entertain the beach lovers.  Bring your Valentine or come alone to meet some new friends at this fun mid-winter party.  Dig out those flip-flops and come enjoy an evening with fellow beach goers, there will be lots of raffle items and a 50/50 drawing too.  To purchase tickets and more information visit our website at bluewaterparrotheadclub.com or contact Lori Brockdorff at 810.479.1667.

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Port Huron Schools Partners With Michigan Dental Association

For the second year in a row, Port Huron Schools is partnering with the Michigan Dental Association and the Thumb District Dental Society to coordinate dental education visits at every elementary school in the district. The TDDS is working with students at Baker College to teach third and fifth graders throughout Port Huron about oral…

Port Huron Schools Partners With Michigan Dental Association

michigan dental associationFor the second year in a row, Port Huron Schools is partnering with the Michigan Dental Association and the Thumb District Dental Society to coordinate dental education visits at every elementary school in the district. The TDDS is working with students at Baker College to teach third and fifth graders throughout Port Huron about oral health care and careers, respectively. Approximately 675 third graders, and more than 660 fifth graders, will be participating in the National Children’s Dental Health Month program. Toothbrushes will also be provided to 3rd and 5th students at the 10 elementary schools. The health and career presentations, along with the toothbrushes are provided for free from the TDDS.

The remaining dates for the 20-minute classroom presentations are as follows:

  • Thursday, February 18 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Roosevelt Elementary and from 1 to 1:30 p.m. at Woodrow Wilson Elementary
  • Friday, February 19 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Michigamme Elementary and from 1 to 1:30 p.m. at Indian Woods Elementary
  • Monday, February 22 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Kimball Elementary and from 1 to 1:30 p.m. at Crull Elementary
  • Tuesday, February 23 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Cleveland Elementary
  • Monday, February 29 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Keewahdin Elementary

 

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Lake Huron Medical Foundation Announces Vineyards Of The World

The Lake Huron Foundation is inviting the community to attend its 2016 Vineyards of the World. A grand adventure that is sure to tantalize your taste buds allows attendees to sample authentic wines from around the world while helping to raise funds to directly benefit the Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health.  Vineyards of the World…

Lake Huron Medical Foundation Announces Vineyards Of The World

image002 (1)The Lake Huron Foundation is inviting the community to attend its 2016 Vineyards of the World. A grand adventure that is sure to tantalize your taste buds allows attendees to sample authentic wines from around the world while helping to raise funds to directly benefit the Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health.  Vineyards of the World will be held on Friday, February 26, 2016 at Solitude Links Banquet Center (formerly Fore Lakes Golf Club) in Kimball Township. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. Tickets for the event at $75.00 per person and can be reserved by calling the Lake Huron Foundation at 810-216-1102.  Exciting new releases from vineyards around the world have been added to this annual event. Wines sampled will come from France, Spain, New Zealand, Germany, Australia, Argentina, Italy, California, Washington and Michigan. In addition to the wide variety of wines to sample, guests will also enjoy mouthwatering gourmet dishes, hand-selected to enhance your wine tasting experience. New to Vineyards of the World this year is a Scotch and Bourbon tasting station. Featuring scotch that has been aged 10, 14 and 15 years and bourbon aged 12 years. A heated cigar lounge and specialty beers from around the globe will also be featured.  Vineyards of the World was created to raise funds for the Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health. The Peoples’ Clinic has been providing care for the uninsured in our community for more than 25 years. Proceeds from this event will support medical care for the uninsured and underserved through the Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health. Community support of the Lake Huron Foundation and the Peoples’ Clinic has contributed to our success in reaching the most vulnerable members of our area.  “We could not begin to fund the Peoples’ Clinic at the level we do without the continued and remarkable support from the community and events like Vineyards of the World,” comments Laura Cottengim, Director of the Lake Huron Foundation. “The care provided to those most in need in our community is unmatched without the Peoples’ Clinic. Funding the vitally important piece of health care in our community is a priority for the Lake Huron Foundation.”  To reserve tickets, learn about sponsorship opportunities or find out how to become involved with the Lake Huron Foundation, call 810-216-1102. You can also learn more about the services provided by Lake Huron Medical Center and Lake Huron Foundation by visiting us online at mylakehuron.com.

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Local Cadet Makes Dean’s List

Cadet Timothy Patrick Donnellon II, son of Tim and Amy Donnellon of Emmett,  has been named to the Dean’s List for the Fall Semester – August through December, at the U.S. Military Academy. To earn this distinction, a cadet must maintain a 3.0 average in all courses. The West Point curriculum offers 37 majors balancing…

Local Cadet Makes Dean’s List

Tim Donnellon West Point CadetCadet Timothy Patrick Donnellon II, son of Tim and Amy Donnellon of Emmett,  has been named to the Dean’s List for the Fall Semester – August through December, at the U.S. Military Academy. To earn this distinction, a cadet must maintain a 3.0 average in all courses. The West Point curriculum offers 37 majors balancing physical sciences and engineering with humanities and social sciences leading to a Bachelor of Science degree. Donnellon graduated from Yale High School, in 2015 and will be commissioned a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army upon graduation at West Point.  The U. S. Military Academy at West Point is a four-year, co-educational, federal, liberal arts college located 50 miles north of New York City. It was founded in 1802 as America’s first college of engineering and continues today as one of our nation’s premier leader-development institutions, consistently ranked among top colleges in the country. Its mission remains constant–to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the nation as an officer in the U.S. Army. For more information, go to www.westpoint.edu.

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