Rockford Register – August 20, 2009

Friday, August 21

Rockford Rams Football Annual Hots ‘N Brats—4:45 p.m. at Ted Carlson Memorial Stadium, Rockford. Enjoy pictures with your favorite Ram players, view a practice, eat dinner (hot dog barbecue) at 7:15 p.m., enter raffle drawings, and more! If inclement weather, event will be in the high school cafeteria.

Saturday, August 22

Rockford Farm Market—8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October 31, in the South Squires Street parking lot, off Main St., downtown Rockford, featuring Michigan-grown produce, fresh baked goods, flowers and plants.

Monday, August 24

Alpha Cup with Ryder Cup Play—shotgun at 8 a.m. at The Highlands, with free range balls at 7 a.m. Event includes continental breakfast, cart, 18 holes of golf, lunch and great prizes—hosted by Alpha Women’s Center. Play includes a scramble, best ball, and alternate shot—all are six holes. Cost is $95 per person with two-person teams. Funds raised will assist day-to-day operations of Alpha Women’s Center.

Tuesday, August 25

Country Music—9:30 to 11:30 a.m. every Tuesday at Rockford Ambulance Community Center, corner of 10 Mile Road and Shaner Avenue in Rockford. Music by the Rogue River Band. Enjoy free coffee, tea and snacks.

Free Legal Assistance for Seniors—half-hour appointments 10 a.m. to noon, with Jason Jansma at the Rockford Ambulance Board Room. Please call Marcia at (616) 863-6322 to schedule your appointment.

Thursday, August 27

Seniors “Out To Lunch Bunch” at Candlestone Inn—Have lunch at the newly remodeled inn in Belding. Return around 2 p.m. Cost is $2 for bus fee. For reservations and bus pick-up times/locations, call Marcia at (616) 863-6322.

Saturday, August 29

Rockford Farm Market—8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October 31, in the South Squires Street parking lot, off Main St., downtown Rockford, featuring Michigan-grown produce, fresh baked goods, flowers and plants.

“Little Princess” Auditions—10 a.m. at Master Arts Theatre, 75 77th St. SW, just off Division, Grand Rapids. Five men, five women and 13 youth ages 8-13 are needed. There will be 12 performances, Thur.-Sat., Nov. 19 to Dec. 5, 2009. For an appointment, please call (616) 455-1001.

3rd Annual Driving Fore Conservation Golf Outing—9 a.m. at Tyler Creek Golf Course & Campground. Four-person scramble begins at 10:30 a.m., followed by reception and prizes. Register online at www.natureandpeople.org. Your participation benefits conservation programs of Kent Conservation District, Timberland RC&D, and Trout Unlimited of West Michigan.

Monday, August 31

“Little Princess” Auditions—7 p.m. at Master Arts Theatre, 75 77th St. SW, just off Division, Grand Rapids. Five men, five women and 13 youth ages 8-13 are needed. There will be 12 performances, Thur.-Sat., Nov. 19 to Dec. 5, 2009. For an appointment, please call (616) 455-1001.

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