ROCKFORD REGISTER

Thursday, May 12

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.

Friday, May 13

Annual Spring Yard Sale—Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hope Community Church, 7000 Myers Lake Ave., Rockford. Donations also accepted.

Saturday, May 14

Euchre Club—6:30 p.m. at the Peppermill Grill, 8 S. Squires St., Rockford. New players welcome. Donations will be accepted for North Kent Community Services. For more information, call (616) 884-0757.

Sunday, May 15

Roast Beef Dinner—11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Rockford Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3946, 4195 Thirteen Mile Rd., Rockford. Cost is $8 for adults or $3.50 for children. “The best dinner in town” is prepared by the Post’s own chef Fred Chambers. Visit www.Rockfordvfwpost3946.org.

“Turkey Shoot” Family & Friends Day—10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sparta Hunting & Fishing Club, 13218 Long Lake Dr., Sparta. Enjoy trap, archery, b-b gun/22 ranges, crafts, food and a raffle. For more information, contact Morrie at (616) 678-4523 or mdseites@triton.net.

“First Shots” Introduction to Sport of Rifle Shooting—1 p.m. at Sparta Hunting & Fishing Club, 13218 Long Lake Dr., Sparta. Hands-on seminar for everyone of all ages. All equipment will be provided. Pre-registration required. To register, call (616) 240-1537 or e-mail to barry45acp@aol.com.

Project Memories Class—1 to 3 p.m. at 925 Northland Dr., Rockford (Navigator building, between 11 Mile and 12 Mile roads). Project Memories is a system that will help you preserve your memories in any format (digital, hybrid, printed photos, etc.). See how easy and fun it is. To register, visit www.thememoryboutique.net and select the Workshop tab, or call (616) 828-2402. Space is limited.

Monday, May 16

Dogs for Dollar$—5 p.m. to close at the Corner Bar, corner of Main and Courtland streets, Rockford, to raise funds for the Rockford Area Arts Commission (RAAC). Let the server know you’re participating in the fundraiser and 15% will be donated to the RAAC.

Tuesday, May 17

Rockford Rotary Club Meetings—7 a.m. at Rockford High School, and 12:10 p.m. at Rockford Community Cabin. For more information, call Mark Bivins at (616) 866-1470.

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, May 18

Blue Star Moms—6 p.m. at 669 Mead Road, Orleans, Mich. Meetings held the third Wednesday of each month. For more information, call Sally at (616) 761-2042.

Friday-Monday

May 20-23

Spectacular Book Sale—Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m., and Monday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Plainfield Township Library, 2650 Five Mile Rd., Grand Rapids. Hardcovers only $1, softcovers 50¢, and paperbacks and children’s books only 25¢. Bag-of-books only $2 on Sunday and Monday only.

Sunday, May 22

Forest Hills Adult Community Band Spring Concert—2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Forest Hills Eastern High School Auditorium, 2200 Pettis Ave. NE, Ada. The Knapp Street parking entrance to the school is closest to the auditorium and is handicap accessible. Admission is free. Music is for all ages. For more information, please visit www.fhacb.org.

“Fathers vs. Players” Fundraiser Community Picnic—1 p.m. at Cedar Springs High School varsity baseball field, to raise funds for promoting off-season training for the Cedar Springs High School baseball players. Enjoy vendors with games and prizes, a fathers and sons baseball game, and so much more!

Tuesday, May 24

Rockford Rotary Club Meetings—7 a.m. at Rockford High School, and 12:10 p.m. at Rockford Community Cabin. For more information, call Mark Bivins at (616) 866-1470.

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.

Thursday, May 26

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.

Tuesday, May 31

Rockford Rotary Club Meetings—7 a.m. at Rockford High School, and 12:10 p.m. at Rockford Community Cabin. For more information, call Mark Bivins at (616) 866-1470.

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.

 

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