Rockford Register — March 25, 2010

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.

Monday, March 29

Grand Rapids Audubon Club Meeting—6:30 p.m. at Ladies Literary Club, 61 Sheldon SE, Grand Rapids. Dr. Douglas Tallamy, professor and chair of the Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, director or the Center for Managed Ecosystems at the University of Delaware, and author of “Bringing Nature Home; How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens,” will present “Bringing Nature Home.” For more information, including a map and details on parking, visit www.glsga.org/grac or call Bea at (616) 676-2446.

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.

Wednesday, March 31

Blood Drive—noon to 6 p.m. at Rockford American Legion, 330 Rockford Park Drive.

Free Smoke Detectors & Carbon Monoxide Alarms—5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the fire station at 7 S. Monroe St., Rockford, handed out by the Rockford Fire Department and Webelos Scouts of Cub Scout Pack 3282.

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