ROCKFORD REGISTER

Thursday, September 6 Rockford Rotary Club Meeting—7 to 8 a.m. during the summer at Herman’s Boy Coffee Ranch, 220 Northland Drive, Rockford. For more information, call Mark Bivins at (616) 866-1470. Rockford Area Historical Society Meeting—7 p.m. at the Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe St., Rockford. Public is invited to share in the “Progress Report […]

A Message for You

Prayer is a Relationship by PASTOR SCOTT SWIX Hope Community Church “Oh, God, please HELP with ____.” (Fill in the blank here—job, wife, husband, health, school, kids, mortgage, loved one, fear of flying, etc.) That’s a very popular prayer indeed, and has been for thousands of years. It’s often combined with “if you do, I […]

‘Discover Pickerel’ needs volunteers

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Help defend the natural habitats at Pickerel Lake Park/Fred Meijer Nature Preserve against an alien invader! Kent/MSU Extension Master Naturalist program is partnering with Kent County Parks to host an Autumn Olive Control Project at Pickerel Lake on Saturday, October 6 from 9 a.m. to noon and 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. An orientation is included […]

ENGAGEMENTS — Brouhard Shafer

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Brouhard-Shafer Richard and Deborra Schafer of Rockford announce the engagement of their son Adam Shafer to Terri Brouhard of Traverse City, Mich. Terri is the daughter of John Brouhard and Linda Schaefer of Brighton, Mich. She is a 2007 graduate of Eastern Michigan University and is employed as an electrical designer. Adam is a 2007 […]

Rockford Area Historical Society News & Update

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by TERRY KONKLE President, Rockford Area Historical Society The Rockford Area Historical Society (RAHS) is about to start our new year of meetings and programs. During the months of July and August, we do not have regular meetings, but we do begin our monthly board meetings on the last Wednesday of August. Our officers for […]