Rockford Register

April 23, 2009 // 0 Comments

Tuesdays Now through April 21 Free Health Program-6:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Sparta Health Center, 475 S. State St., Sparta. The Personal Action Toward Health (PATH) workshop provides knowledge and skills to adults with chronic health conditions such as arthritis, heart disease, chronic kidney disease, diabetes, bronchitis, asthma and depression. Registration is necessary; enrollment limited. For more information or to register, call (616) 685-1300. Thursday, April 23 Rockford Lions Club Meeting– 6 p.m. at the Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe St., Rockford. Rockford High School’s Beyond the Rock Video Production will present “Introduction to the Rockford Lions Club.” Thursday-Saturday April 23-25 Used Book Sale-Thur. 10-7, Fri. 10-4 and Sat. 10-2 at Timothy C. Hauenstien Reynolds Township Library, 117 Williams St., Howard City, sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Book donations are needed and appreciated. Friday, April 24 Remodeled Homes Open Houses-1 to 9 p.m. (and Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.) at two homes: 7241 Belding Road, Rockford (park at 6878 Belding Rd., Cannon Twp. offices), and 356 Glen Carin Drive, Rockford. Win a door prizes of an hour-and-a-half of professional organizing. Tickets are $8 for ages 13 and up; free for ages 12 and under. Saturday, April 25 Auction-doors open at 4:30 p.m. at North Kent Bible Church, 7210 Courtland Drive NE, Rockford. Live auction along with hot dogs, chips and drinks start at 5 p.m. There will also be silent and raffle auction items. Proceeds to benefit repairs to the church. For more information, call (616) 866-9888 or visit 16th Annual Bear Creek Waterfest-8 a.m. to noon at Townsend Park, corner of Ramsdell Drive and Cannonsburg Rd., featuring family activities such as Creeky Critters, fish pond, rain sticks, microscope magic, watershed maps, prizes, bake sale, Rubber Ducky Races and much more! Pancake breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m.; $5 adults, $3 kids 12 and under. Musical group Hawks & Owls will perform. All activities are free. Sponsored by Cannon Township. Art & Fine Craft Sale-10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Rockford United Methodist Church, fellowship room, held by Rogue River Artists Association. ┬áHalo 3 Xbox 360 Tournament-9:30 a.m. registration at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 310 E. Division, Rockford. Funds raised to support the senior high mission trip. For […]

Thelma Golaher celebrates her 103rd birthday

April 8, 2009 // 0 Comments

The Rockford Squire recognizes lifelong Rockford resident, Thelma Golaher who celebrated her 103rd birthday on April 8th. Her church family at Rockford United Methodist Church asks everyone to remember her with a card. Her address is: Bishop Hills, 4951 Eleven Mile Rd., Rockford, MI 49341.