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Sat Mar 6 Bountiful Harvest Food Drive

A contactless Porch Pick-Up Food Drive will benefit Bountiful Harvest, a multi-service Food Pantry servicing all of Livingston County. Fliers and collection bags for some neighborhood areas of downtown Howell will be distributed on March 6th with contactless porch pick up collection to take place Saturday, March 13th beginning at 9:00 am. For a list of most needed items, or other ways you can donate, or if you need help, please check out their website through the link below.

Sun Mar 7 Camp Wonder 2021 Open House Live Virtual Event

The Howell Nature Center's first Camp Wonder 2021 LIVE virtual open house will be held Sunday, March 7th from 2-5 pm. During this event you will meet Day Camp and Overnight Camp Coordinators. You will be able to ask us any questions you have about summer Day, Overnight and Excursion camps LIVE! You will also get a tour of the grounds, have a chance to win giveaways, and much more. This experience is completely free. All ages welcome! Learn more about Camp Wonder and our 2021 camp options through the link below.

Sun Mar 7 WCTH Radio Hour

The Community Theatre of Howell presents an on-stage performance of the old-time Radio Shows "Sherlock Holmes: The Musgrave Ritual" and "Ellery Queen: The Adventure of the Mouse's Blood". The performance is set for Sunday, March 2nd at 2pm. The Community Theatre of Howell is located at the Freshman Campus of HPS, 1400 W. Grand River Howell MI, 48843. This is a free event with no advance ticket sales. The performance will comply with all current COVID-19 restrictions.

Wed Mar 10 LCPG Photo Club Meeting and Presentation

The Livingston County Photographers Group will hold their regular meeting and a presentation on the Future of Photography by Michael Jensen on March 10th at 7pm. Request Zoom link at livingstonphotographers@yahoo.com

Fri Mar 12 St. John Catholic Church Fish Fry

St. John Catholic Church in Howell will host its annual Fish Fry every Friday during Lent (March 12, March 19, March 26) It will only be available from 3 to 7pm via drive-thru take-out. The church is located at 2099 N. Hacker Rd., Howell, MI 48855. The cost is $10 for dinner. (Cash or Check only) Each dinner contains three pieces of delicious fried cod, french fries, coleslaw, and a dinner roll.

Fri Mar 12 American Spirit Centre Annual Fish Fry

The American Spirit Centre will host it's 23rd Annual Lenten Fish Fry every Friday during Lent. Drive-thru only 4pm – 6pm. Dinner is $12 and includes 3pc Fried Cod, Baked Potato, Mac ‘n Cheese, Cole Slaw & Dessert. Call 810.599.2153 for more info. They are located at 10590 E. Grand River, Brighton, MI

Fri Mar 12 St John - Fenton Lenten Fish Fry

The St. John’s – Fenton 2021 Fish Fry is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Council 7418. This year “The Fry” is still happening with a little innovation and a lot of ingenuity/perseverance. They are now bringing fish curb-side and have broadened order options to include online advance ordering via QR-code as well as links via Facebook or the parish website. That’s in addition to the usual phone-order and drive-up service. All orders are done with on-the-spot, curbside delivery. Within minutes of your arrival a greeter will get your order moving and one of their runners will deliver it to your vehicle. Their menu still features best-in-class Fried and Baked fish dinners as well as Mac & Cheese. $10 for a fish dinner or Mac and Cheese (with Fries) for $5. For all the details and to place your order now, please refer to the parish Facebook page.

Fri Mar 12 Conservation Club Drive-Thru Fish Fry

The Livingston County Wildlife and Conservation Club will be holding a drive-thru fish fry. Pull in and they will deliver a 4 piece beer-battered cod dinner with coleslaw, mac and cheese and french fries. All for just $10, cash only. They serve from 4:30 until 7:30pm and are located at 6060 E M-36 next to the Kroger Commons.

Fri Mar 12 St. Mary Drive By Fish Fry

After proudly serving Lenten fish dinners for over 25 years, St. Mary Catholic Church in Pinckney is taking it on the road. Located south of M-36 at 10601 Dexter-Pinckney Road in Putnam Township, you can drive-thru and carry out a sensational fish dinner to go, every Friday between 4 and 7pm during Lent. There are just two things on the menu; "Bated & Baked" and "Fried on Friday", each for just $10. Help support kids in the community by relaxing in your car while they run out a delicious meal on wheels with potatoes, fries, mac & cheese and more. Call 734-878-3161 for details.

Fri Mar 12 St. Joseph Fish Fry

St. Joseph Catholic Church in Howell will host its annual fish fry every Friday during Lent. February 26, March 5, March 12, and March 26. (March 19 will be excluded due to celebrating the Feast of St. Joseph). It will be available from 4:30-7pm via drive through carry out. Walk - Ins are welcome, but please call ahead to order. Three options are offered, all come with fries or baked potato and coleslaw. Choose from fried or baked cod for $10. A scrumptious shrimp dinner for $11, and homemade Mac & Cheese dinner for $6. Blazo’s pie slices will be offered for dessert for $3. Seniors are offered $1 off any dinner. Cash or check only. Please call (517) 546-0090 x115. St. Joseph’s is located at 440 East Washington Street, Howell, MI 48843.

Sat Mar 13 Veterans Connected Silent Auction

A silent auction to benefit Veterans Connected will be held on Saturday, March 13th at Ginopolis Bar-BQ & Speakeasy in Brighton from 1pm-5pm. The walk-through fundraising auction event will include Celebrity Bartenders and auction bidding online. Get details through the link below.

Mon Mar 15 Foster Parent Informational Meeting

Livingston County Catholic Charities (LCCC) holds an informational meeting for persons interested in learning more about foster care on the 3rd Monday of each month from 5:00-7:00pm. Currently there are not enough local homes to accommodate abused and/or neglected children to keep them close to their home of origin in order to maintain stability in their lives. Do you have room in your heart and home for one more child? Please email Amy@LivingstonCatholicCharities.org for more information.

Mon Mar 15 The Arc Livingston- Parent Support Group

The Arc Livingston Parent Support Group is a chance to get together with other parents of children or adults with disabilities to network, get support and give support. Due to the Covid-19 restrictions, meetings will be held online, through the Zoom platform. Attendance is free, but you must register through the link below. Attendees will receive a $10 Panera gift card to enjoy something for themselves!

Tue Mar 16 Drive Thru Food Mobile

The Hartland Senior Activity Center is hosting a drive thru food mobile on Tuesday, March 16th starting at 10am. They are located at 9525 Highland Rd. Howell, MI 48843. Special this month they will have their friends from the Livingston Area Pet Pantry on hand to give out pet food in addition to the normal Gleaners food mobile. Everyone welcome! Call with questions 1-810-626-2135.

Tue Mar 16 Elder Abuse Recovery Support Group

The group where seniors see they are not alone; a safe haven where seniors can talk about their abuse and know they are not going to be judged or ridiculed – they will feel safe sharing their stories. The professionals facilitating this group can help seniors find resources to help them continue on the path of healing and recovery. Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month, 3:00 - 4:00 PM via Zoom. To register contact Beth at 517-545-5944, ext 122 or beth@livingstoncc.org.

Wed Mar 17 Caregiver Support Group – Dementia Specific

Are you caring for a loved one with dementia or other memory related disease? Until we can meet again in person, we are continuing our monthly caregiver support group via Zoom from 4:30-6:00 pm. Connect with others who are on the same journey; learn valuable tools to help you navigate the changes that occur in the disease and more. Register in advance for this meeting by emailing Suzi@LivingstonCatholicCharities.org.

Fri Mar 19 St. Mary Drive By Fish Fry

After proudly serving Lenten fish dinners for over 25 years, St. Mary Catholic Church in Pinckney is taking it on the road. Located south of M-36 at 10601 Dexter-Pinckney Road in Putnam Township, you can drive-thru and carry out a sensational fish dinner to go, every Friday between 4 and 7pm during Lent. There are just two things on the menu; "Bated & Baked" and "Fried on Friday", each for just $10. Help support kids in the community by relaxing in your car while they run out a delicious meal on wheels with potatoes, fries, mac & cheese and more. Call 734-878-3161 for details.

Fri Mar 19 Conservation Club Drive-Thru Fish Fry

The Livingston County Wildlife and Conservation Club will be holding a drive-thru fish fry. Pull in and they will deliver a 4 piece beer-battered cod dinner with coleslaw, mac and cheese and french fries. All for just $10, cash only. They serve from 4:30 until 7:30pm and are located at 6060 E M-36 next to the Kroger Commons.

Fri Mar 19 American Spirit Centre Annual Fish Fry

The American Spirit Centre will host it's 23rd Annual Lenten Fish Fry every Friday during Lent. Drive-thru only 4pm – 6pm. Dinner is $12 and includes 3pc Fried Cod, Baked Potato, Mac ‘n Cheese, Cole Slaw & Dessert. Call 810.599.2153 for more info. They are located at 10590 E. Grand River, Brighton, MI

Fri Mar 19 St. John Catholic Church Fish Fry

St. John Catholic Church in Howell will host its annual Fish Fry every Friday during Lent (March 19, March 26) It will only be available from 3 to 7pm via drive-thru take-out. The church is located at 2099 N. Hacker Rd., Howell, MI 48855. The cost is $10 for dinner. (Cash or Check only) Each dinner contains three pieces of delicious fried cod, french fries, coleslaw, and a dinner roll.

Fri Mar 19 St. Patrick School Drive Thru Fish Fry

St. Patrick School will host a Drive Thru Fish Fry from 3:30pm - 7:30pm in the Parish Life Center Parking Lot, 710 Rickett Road, Brighton. Beer Battered Cod Dinner and Bang Bang Shrimp Dinners are $12 each, cash only.

Mon Mar 22 The Arc Livingston - Membership Meeting

Join us online for a brief check in and a chance to meet your new Arc Board Members. Access the zoom meeting link at http://www.arclivingston.org/arcmembers Even while social distancing, #WeAreAllBetterTogether!

Fri Mar 26 American Spirit Centre Annual Fish Fry

The American Spirit Centre will host it's 23rd Annual Lenten Fish Fry every Friday during Lent. Drive-thru only 4pm – 6pm. Dinner is $12 and includes 3pc Fried Cod, Baked Potato, Mac ‘n Cheese, Cole Slaw & Dessert. Call 810.599.2153 for more info. They are located at 10590 E. Grand River, Brighton, MI

Fri Mar 26 St. Joseph Fish Fry

St. Joseph Catholic Church in Howell will host its annual fish fry every Friday during Lent. February 26, March 5, March 12, and March 26. (March 19 will be excluded due to celebrating the Feast of St. Joseph). It will be available from 4:30-7pm via drive through carry out. Walk - Ins are welcome, but please call ahead to order. Three options are offered, all come with fries or baked potato and coleslaw. Choose from fried or baked cod for $10. A scrumptious shrimp dinner for $11, and homemade Mac & Cheese dinner for $6. Blazo’s pie slices will be offered for dessert for $3. Seniors are offered $1 off any dinner. Cash or check only. Please call (517) 546-0090 x115. St. Joseph’s is located at 440 East Washington Street, Howell, MI 48843.

Fri Mar 26 St. Mary Drive By Fish Fry

After proudly serving Lenten fish dinners for over 25 years, St. Mary Catholic Church in Pinckney is taking it on the road. Located south of M-36 at 10601 Dexter-Pinckney Road in Putnam Township, you can drive-thru and carry out a sensational fish dinner to go, every Friday between 4 and 7pm during Lent. There are just two things on the menu; "Bated & Baked" and "Fried on Friday", each for just $10. Help support kids in the community by relaxing in your car while they run out a delicious meal on wheels with potatoes, fries, mac & cheese and more. Call 734-878-3161 for details.

Fri Mar 26 St John - Fenton Lenten Fish Fry

The St. John’s – Fenton 2021 Fish Fry is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Council 7418. This year “The Fry” is still happening with a little innovation and a lot of ingenuity/perseverance. They are now bringing fish curb-side and have broadened order options to include online advance ordering via QR-code as well as links via Facebook or the parish website. That’s in addition to the usual phone-order and drive-up service. All orders are done with on-the-spot, curbside delivery. Within minutes of your arrival a greeter will get your order moving and one of their runners will deliver it to your vehicle. Their menu still features best-in-class Fried and Baked fish dinners as well as Mac & Cheese. $10 for a fish dinner or Mac and Cheese (with Fries) for $5. For all the details and to place your order now, please refer to the parish Facebook page.

Fri Mar 26 St. John Catholic Church Fish Fry

St. John Catholic Church in Howell will host its annual Fish Fry every Friday during Lent. It will only be available from 3 to 7pm via drive-thru take-out. The church is located at 2099 N. Hacker Rd., Howell, MI 48855. The cost is $10 for dinner. (Cash or Check only) Each dinner contains three pieces of delicious fried cod, french fries, coleslaw, and a dinner roll.

Fri Mar 26 Conservation Club Drive-Thru Fish Fry

The Livingston County Wildlife and Conservation Club will be holding a drive-thru fish fry. Pull in and they will deliver a 4 piece beer-battered cod dinner with coleslaw, mac and cheese and french fries. All for just $10, cash only. They serve from 4:30 until 7:30pm and are located at 6060 E M-36 next to the Kroger Commons.

Sat Mar 27 The Arc Livingston - Sibshops

The Arc Livingston is excited to be able to continue to meet with our Sibshops group. They will continue to meet virtually for everyone's safety. Please sign up through the link below if you are interested in having your 8-12-year-old child (the sibling of a person with a disability) attend Sibshops this winter/spring. Each session, we will meet in a Zoom session for roughly an hour. They will play games, talk about life with a sibling with disabilities, and play a few more games!

Fri Apr 2 American Spirit Centre Annual Fish Fry

The American Spirit Centre will host it's 23rd Annual Lenten Fish Fry every Friday during Lent. Drive-thru only 4pm – 6pm. Dinner is $12 and includes 3pc Fried Cod, Baked Potato, Mac ‘n Cheese, Cole Slaw & Dessert. Call 810.599.2153 for more info. They are located at 10590 E. Grand River, Brighton, MI

Sat Apr 3 Easter EGGstravaganza

Hop through the festively decorated Howell Nature Center’s Wild Wonders Wildlife Park during an EGGciting Easter adventure! Join them for bunny station surprises, Easter egg hunts, and presentations by wildlife EGGsperts! After your stroll through the park, head over to Alexandria's NatureScape for a special socially distanced photo with the Easter bunny, who will be safely greeting children from the Tree House. General Admission: Adults $8 per person; Children $15 per person Member Admission: Adults $5 per person; Children $12 per person As always, infants 2 and under are free!

Tue Apr 6 Caregiver Support Group – Dementia Specific

Are you caring for a loved one with dementia or other memory related disease? Until we can meet again in person, we are continuing our monthly caregiver support group via Zoom from 5:00-6:00 pm on the 1st Tuesday and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Connect with others who are on the same journey; learn valuable tools to help you navigate the changes that occur in the disease and more. Register in advance for this meeting by emailing LeAnn@LivingstonCatholicCharities.org.

Thu Apr 8 The Arc Livingston - IEP Goals

The Arc Livingston will host an online workshop on Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM. Learn About Your Child’s IEP Goals: What does “present level of performance” mean? Why is the “present level” important? What makes a goal measurable? How do you know if your child is making progress on their annual goals? Register through the link below.

Wed Apr 14 VINA Silent Auction

The VINA Community Dental Center will hold their Spring Out of Quarantine Silent Auction from April 14 through April 17th. It's a virtual silent auction full of fun experiences and trips to bid on. Auction items will include fun activities around Michigan, stay-cation packages, long weekend getaways and much more! Visit the auction website for more information.

Wed Apr 14 LCPG Photo Club Meeting

The Livingston County Photographers Group will hold their regular Zoom meeting on April 14th at 7pm. Request Zoom link at livingstonphotographers@yahoo.com

Thu Apr 15 Free Tax Preparation Services

Free Tax Preparation Services from the Accounting Aid Society are available to individuals or couples with income of $57,000 or below. Tax preparation will be done in one of two ways. Clients can load their tax documents into a secure site from home or set up an appointment at a drop off site to have their documents scanned and uploaded to a secure site. Call the Accounting Aid Society at 313-556-1920 for details or use the link below.

Mon Apr 19 Foster Parent Informational Meeting

Livingston County Catholic Charities (LCCC) holds an informational meeting for persons interested in learning more about foster care on the 3rd Monday of each month from 5:00-7:00pm. Currently there are not enough local homes to accommodate abused and/or neglected children to keep them close to their home of origin in order to maintain stability in their lives. Do you have room in your heart and home for one more child? Please email Amy@LivingstonCatholicCharities.org for more information.

Tue Apr 20 Elder Abuse Recovery Support Group

The group where seniors see they are not alone; a safe haven where seniors can talk about their abuse and know they are not going to be judged or ridiculed – they will feel safe sharing their stories. The professionals facilitating this group can help seniors find resources to help them continue on the path of healing and recovery. Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month, 3:00 - 4:00 PM via Zoom. To register contact Beth at 517-545-5944, ext 122 or beth@livingstoncc.org.

Wed Apr 21 Caregiver Support Group – Dementia Specific

Are you caring for a loved one with dementia or other memory related disease? Until we can meet again in person, we are continuing our monthly caregiver support group via Zoom from 5:00-6:00 pm on the 1st Tuesday and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Connect with others who are on the same journey; learn valuable tools to help you navigate the changes that occur in the disease and more. Register in advance for this meeting by emailing LeAnn@LivingstonCatholicCharities.org.

Sat Apr 24 The Arc Livingston- Sibshops

The Arc Livingston is excited to be able to continue to meet with our Sibshops group. They will continue to meet virtually for everyone's safety. Please sign up through the link below if you are interested in having your 8-12-year-old child (the sibling of a person with a disability) attend Sibshops this winter/spring. Each session, we will meet in a Zoom session for roughly an hour. They will play games, talk about life with a sibling with disabilities, and play a few more games!

Wed Apr 28 LCPG Photo Club Presentation

The Livingston County Photography Group will hold a special Zoom meeting on April 28th at 7pm. The presentation will be on Mirrorless Cameras, by Noah Buchanan of Hunt’s Photograph. Request Zoom link at livingstonphotographers@yahoo.com

Sun May 2 Camp Wonder Summer Camp OPEN HOUSE

Camp Wonder at the Howell Nature Center invites new and returning summer campers to preview their 2021 Summer Camp Programs. Bring your friends and family for an afternoon “camp sampler” of exciting summer programs and activities. Meet the staff and tour the facility.

Thu May 13 Grandma's Attic Sale

The Fowlerville Historical Society will be holding Grandma's Attic Sale, May 13th through the 15th, at 8800 W. Grand River, Fowlerville, MI 48836. Free admission. All money collected from items sold will help the society maintain the history of Fowlerville. Donations may be dropped off May 10 - 12th. Space rental is $25 for 10' x 10'. To rent or donate, contact Marj at 517-223-3831.

Fri May 21 Maison Wilkinson Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser

The 10th Annual Maison Wilkinson Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser will take place over a 3 day weekend, May 21st through the 23rd, at the Fowlerville Family Fairgrounds. The money received for this event will go towards scholarships awarded up to 4 graduating Fowlerville Seniors who have played soccer during their school career. Maison passed in 2006 after a horrific accident involving a garbage truck. The sale serves as a memorial and remembrance for the beautiful blue eyed little boy that everyone knew and loved so much. Questions can be directed to Maylene Turnbo at 1-517-304-3976.

Sat May 22 The Arc Livingston - Sibshops

The Arc Livingston is excited to be able to continue to meet with our Sibshops group. They will continue to meet virtually for everyone's safety. Please sign up through the link below if you are interested in having your 8-12-year-old child (the sibling of a person with a disability) attend Sibshops this winter/spring. Each session, we will meet in a Zoom session for roughly an hour. They will play games, talk about life with a sibling with disabilities, and play a few more games!

Mon Jun 7 Annual Arc Livingston Charity Golf Classic

On June 7, 2021, the Annual Charity Golf Classic benefiting The Arc Livingston, Special Olympics Area 27 and Friends of Area 27 Special Olympics, once again held at beautiful Lakelands Golf and Country Club. Sponsor Opportunities are also available.

Sat Jun 19 St. Joseph 15th Annual Golf Outing

St. Joseph Catholic School and Parish will be having the 15th Annual Golf Outing at Chemung Hills Golf Club on Saturday, June 19th. To register or for sponsorship opportunities, call the school at (517)546-0090 ext. 200 or contact the event coordinator at sarahmhelmkamp@gmail.com