Rockford Register — March 18 2010

Fri.–Sat., March 19–27

Charlott’s Webb—7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings and Saturday manitees at 2 p.m. Presented by at Master Arts Theatre, adapted by Joseph Robinette, based on. the book by E.B. White. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students. All seats reserved. Call (616) 455-1001 for reservations or visit www.masterarts.org for more information

Saturday, March 20

Wild Game Dinner—6 p.m. Algoma Baptist Church gym, 10515 Grange Ave. (south of 13 Mile, between Algoma Ave. and Pine Island Dr., Rockford. The speaker is Vern Oosterhouse a hunting and fishing guide in Alaska. Tickets are $5. Call the church office at (616) 866-1274 or pastor Dave (616) 866-4760 to purchase tickets. Please bring a wild game dish to pass.

Garage Sale—9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Rockford Reformed Church, 4890 11 Mile, Rockford. All proceeds benefit the youth ministry of the churh. Donations can be dropped off at the church Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m to 7 p.m.

Sunday, March 21

Roast Beef Dinner—11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at VFW Post 3946, located at 4195 Thirteen Mile Road, Rockford. Cost is $8 for adults; $3 for children.

Tuesday, March 23

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.

Rockford Garden Club March Meeting—7 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, Community Room, 159 Maple, Rockfod. Meeting topic discussion is “knowing your sunlight for a successful garden.” Guest speaker is Kerry VerMeulen. For more information call (616) 874-0186 or visit www.rockfordgardenclub.htmlplanet.com/index_1.html.

Thursday, March 25

Rockford Lions Club Meeting—6 p.m. social, 6:30 dinner and 7 p.m. meeting at the Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe St., Rockford. Meetings held every second and fourth Thursday of each month.

Saturday, March 27

Blood Drive —9 am. to 1 p.m. at Hope Community Church, 7000 Myers Lake Avenue, Rockford.

Cannonsburg Elementary Family Fun Day —11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Kids and adult games, silent auction, lunch, free babysitting for kids from 2 to 5 p.m. Free entrance, small cost for tickets. For more information call (616) 874-1293.

Pancake Breakfast —8 to 11 a.m. at Courtland Township Fire Department, 7480 14 Mile Rd. Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits & gravy, coffee, orange juice or milk. $4 adults, $2 children 6 to 12, 5 and under free, $12 family special. Proceeds to benefit the Courtland Fire Department.

Tuesday, March 30

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.

Saturday, April 3

Easter Egg Hunt—10. to 11:30 a.m. a Blythefield Christian Reformed Church, 6350 Kuttshill Dr. N.E., Rockford. Children ages 3-10 are invited to hunt for eggs, participate in games, make a craft and listen to the Easter story. Bring a basket and dress to go outside for the egg hunt! For more information call (616) 866-2962 or visit www.blythefieldcrc.

Sunday, April 4

Swiss Steak Dinner—noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Rockford Masonic Lodge. Cost is $8 for adults; $3 for children under age 10. Dinner includes Swiss steak, vegetable, mashed potatoes with gravy, salad, dinner roll, dessert and beverage.

Tuesday, April 6

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.

Mended Hearts Meeting—7 p.m. at Spectrum Health Fred & Lena Meijer Heart Center, 100 Michigan St., Grand Rapids, room 8815 on eighth floor. This nonprofit support group—affiliated with American Heart Association—offers hope, information and encouragement to heart patients, families and caregivers through those who have experienced heart disease. For more information, contact Jim Oldfield at (616) 891-9395.

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