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AUG. 10-23

• Huron County Nature Center: 10:30am Sat Aug 12 “Michigan Snakes” (Nature Discovery) Center located between Caseville and Port Austin (take M-25 to Oak Beach, turn south on Oak Beach Road. Loosemore Road is on the left, turn down Loosemore and Nature Center is on the left.

• Tip of the Thumb Dancers, Sat Aug. 19 Hawaiian Night “Dick Hedrick & Son” dancing 7-10:30pm, $ tickets at door, Huron County Senior Center, 150 Nugent Road, Bad Axe. Details: 989-269- 6348, 989-479-6568, 989-269-7024. (Sept. 16 “Emerson, Dennis & Sam”)

• Bake Sale & All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast, 8:30am-1pm Sun Aug 20, Port Hope Amvets Post 115, Port Hope, $ tickets at door.


• BAD AXE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, (Apr.-Dec.) 7pm 1st Mon, Huron County Senior Center, 150 Nugent Road, Bad Axe, 989-269-7416, 989-269- 8325.

• BAD AXE SENIOR CITIZENS: Mon-dance lessons 10-11am, dinner at noon, euchre, pinochle 12:45pm; Tue-Walker’s Club 10-10:30am, dinner at noon, euchre 12:45pm; Thu-chair yoga 9:30- 10:30am, dinner at noon, bingo 12:45pm, euchre also at 7pm; Huron County Senior Center, 150 Nugent Road, Bad Axe, 989-269-9502.

• BAD AXE VFW, 7pm 4th Tue, Huron County Senior Center, 150 Nugent Road, Bad Axe, 989- 269-8993.

• BAY PORT HISTORY MUSEUM - The Bay Port Area Historical Society Museum is located on the corner of Kuhl & Geiger at 1100 Kuhl Road (take M-25 south of Bay Port three miles to Geiger Road, turn west and go one mile). Call 989-453- 3638 for information and times it is open.

• BINGO, 7:30pm Sun, early bird games 6:30pm, Holy Name of Mary Parish Our Lady of Lake Huron Church basement, Harbor Beach, $ tickets a door, portion of proceeds to OLLH school athletic programs, 989-670-7901.

• BLUE STAR MOTHERS - 6:30pm last Wed (except Jul & Dec), Franklin Inn, 1070 E. Huron Ave. (M-142), Bad Axe. Military mothers, family members and others gather to support our troops, 989-551-4528, 989-551-2146. Send military addresses for packages and monetary donations to defray costs to: Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc., Thumb Chapter 178, P.O. Box 64, Bad Axe, MI 48413, or drop off at: State Farm Insurance, 104 W. Huron Ave. (M-53), Bad Axe. Include your contact information in case of questions.

• CASEVILLE RETIREMENT CLUB, doors open 9am Tue, cards, games, HDC lunch at noon, bingo, afternoon cards 2pm; American Legion Hall, 4995 N. Caseville Road, Caseville, 989-856- 4330.

• CELEBRATE RECOVERY, for people with hurts, hangups and habits, everyone welcome, 5:30pm Thu, Community Wesleyan Church of Elkton, 5171 Whalen St. (M-142), Elkton,

• CHESS, 1pm Fri, Sebewaing Township Library, 41 N. Center St., Sebewaing, 989-883-3520.

• EUCHRE, 1:30pm Mon, Port Austin American Legion, 8875 N. Hellems Road, 989-738-1223.

• FAMILIES AGAINST NARCOTICS (FAN) 5:30pm 4th Tue, Expo Center, Huron Community Fairgrounds, 170 W. Soper Rd., Bad Axe. Open to public.

• HABITAT FOR HUMANITY-UPPER THUMB, 6pm 2nd Mon, Huron Intermediate School District Administrative Building, 1299 S. Thomas Road, Ste. 1, Bad Axe, 989-975-8484,

• HARBOR BEACH FARMERS MARKET, 2-7 pm, Fridays, Murphy Museum Lawn, details 989-479- 6655.

• HURON COUNTY BABY PANTRY, no income guidelines, 10am-3pm 2nd & 4th Thu, 309 N. Outer Dr., Bad Axe, 989-658-8625.

• HURON COUNTY RIGHT TO LIFE, 7pm 1st Tue, Huron County Senior Center, 150 Nugent Road, Bad Axe. Call ahead to confirm meeting date and time, 989-975-0190. (Michigan Right To Life Toll-Free Hot Line 1-800-57-WOMAN (9-6626) to speak with a counselor 24/7)

• INDIVISIBLE IN THE THUMB, nonpartisan civic engagement, 6-8pm Tue, Tuscola Technology Center, Caro, 989-975-1951.

• JUNIOR JIVE! (children 1&½-5), 10am Fri, Pigeon District Library, 7236 Nitz St., Pigeon, 989-453- 2341.

• LOOPERS’ GROUP, 1pm Thu, knitters, crocheters, needle pointers share patterns, techniques, needle workers of all experience levels welcome, Bad Axe Area District Library, 200 S. Hanselman St., Bad Axe, 989-269-8538.

• MILITARY MOTHERS - BLUE STAR MOTHERS THUMB CHAPTER #178 - last Wednesday, Franklin Inn, 1070 E. Huron Ave. (M-142), Bad Axe, 5:30 p.m. for dinner (you purchase your own) with the meeting at 6:30 p.m., 989-269-8640.

• MINISTRY OF THE WORD FREE CLOTHING ROOM, CLOSED until further notice, 989-674- 2632.

• MOMS IN PRAYER INT’L., 2-3pm 2nd & 4th Mon when school in session, pray for our schools, students, staff, First Baptist Church, 120 N. Outer Dr., Bad Axe, 989-980-3586.

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