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Big Red Barrel Coming To Genoa Twp. Hall

The Big Red Barrel will be at Genoa Township Hall on Dorr Road on Saturday, October 26th, from 10am to 2pm to collect unused medications so they can be safely disposed.
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Mon Oct 21 13 Annual Troops Packging Project

The Auxilary to VFW Post 4357 in Brighton will host the 13th annual Troops Packaging Project, they are accepting items and monetary donations to send to troops now thru November 22nd. Items can be dropped off from 11am-8pm daily, located on 105900 Grand River Brighton. Call the post for more info. at 810-

Mon Oct 21 Elder Abuse Town Hall

Rep. Hank Vaupel will be hosting a Town Hall, on Elder Abuse, with special guest Attorney General Dana Nessel. The event will be held at Livingston County EMS Building, Howell/Putnam room from 4-7pm.

Mon Oct 21 Becoming a Foster Parent

Livingston County Catholic Charities (LCCC), in partnership with SELCRA, are holding a FREE informational session for persons interested in learning more about foster care. 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? This meeting will be held from 6-8pm in the BECC Building Boardroom at 125 S. Church St. in Brighton. Pre-register at www.selcra.com with the keyword “Foster.” For any questions please call 810-299-4140.

Tue Oct 22 Medicare Open Enrollment Assistance Event at Cromaine Library

The Area Agency on Aging 1-B's nonprofit, Medicare Medicaid Assistance Program will is bring free and unbiased help with Medicare onOctober 22nd. Meet one-on-one with one of our highly trained volunteer counselors and get help understanding your Medicare Part D or Medicare Advantage Plan choices. They recommend a yearly review/plan checkup during the Open Enrollment Period (October 15 - December 7) to help make sure you're not paying more than you should and have a plan that will work well for you. Registration required. Call 800-803-7174 to make an appointment.

Tue Oct 22 Grief Yoga

Held from 5:00-6:00 at Livingston County Catholic Charities, located at 2020 Grand River Ave., Suite 103, Howell, MI 48843. This FREE class is specifically designed for caregivers to process the losses associated with Dementia. Bring a water bottle and towel and get ready to relax and explore the grief process. It is an hour-long rejuvenating relaxation experience that can be accommodated to all ability levels. Free Respite is provided. Please call 517-546-9910 to register your loved one. Max: 15 people.

Wed Oct 23 Medicare Open Enrollment Assistance Event at LESA

The Area Agency on Aging 1-B's nonprofit, Medicare Medicaid Assistance Program offers free and unbiased help with Medicare. Meet one-on-one with a with highly trained volunteer counselors and get help understanding your Medicare Part D or Medicare Advantage Plan choices. They recommend a yearly review/plan checkup during the Open Enrollment Period (October 15 - December 7) to help make sure you're not paying more than you should and have a plan that will work well for you. Registration required. Call 800-803-7174 to make an appointment.

Wed Oct 23 Road Trippin' The Mitten

Join the Hartland Senior Center SAGE Productions for a hilariously heartwarming play, Road Trippin' the MItten. The Breswald family long for an affordable vacation. A bus tour of Michigan turns from disaster to delight as the family discovers more about Michigan and each other. Show are October 23rd & 24th at 1:30pm, October 25th at 7:30pm. Hartland Performing Arts Theater; 9525 E. Highland Rd.

Thu Oct 24 Wag This Way Pup Paw-Rade

The 1st annual pup parade/costume contest in South Lyon during the downtown Trick or Treat. Trick or Treat begins at 6pm and the parade starts at 7pm.

Thu Oct 24 Harvest Dinner

Pinckney Community Congregational Church of Christ on E. Unadilla St, in Pinckney will host a Harvest Dinner October 24th, 5pm-7pm. Dine in or carry out. The cost: Adults - $10, children 6-13 $5, under 5 free. Swiss Steak, Mashed potatoes, squash, Cole slaw, green beans, rolls, milk and coffee and homemade pies.

Thu Oct 24 Wine & Shop Event

There will be an Open House event at the Love INC Resale Store on Thursday October 24th. ONE HOPE wine will be present and offering wine samples to our guests. A portion of each bottle sold goes to a designated charity, but 10% of the total sales will go directly to Love INC. Love INC Resale Store is located at 1225 E Grand River Ave. in Howell.

Thu Oct 24 Legal Planning for Dementia

Legal Planning for Dementia: an education program presented by The Alzheimer s Association. October 24th, 4-5pm. Held at Livingston County Catholic Charities, located at 2020 Grand River Ave., Suite 103, Howell, MI 48843. If you or someone you know is affected by Dementia, the time for legal planning is now. Join us to learn about important legal issues you may face and how to put plans in place. Free Respite is provided. Please call 517-546-9910 to register your loved one. Max: 25 people.

Thu Oct 24 Brighton City Council Candidate Forum

On Thursday, October 24th all five candidates for the November 5th Brighton City Council election will be participating in a candidate forum, starting at 7:00 p.m. The candidate forum will take place in the Brighton City Council Chambers, 200 N. 1st St. This event will be moderated by WHMI News Director Jon King and is co-hosted by the League of Women Voters of Ann Arbor - Brighton/Howell Unit, WHMI and The Livingston Post. Questions for candidates can be submitted to: lwvbrighton.howellarea@gmail.com

Fri Oct 25 Rocky Horror Picture Show

Once again, this cult favorite film returns to the Howell Opera House just in time for Halloween. The 1975 musical/comedy/horror film, based on the 1973 musical stage production, is a humorous tribute to the science fiction and horror B movies of the late 1930’s through early 1970’s. Dressing up as a favorite character is strongly encouraged – there will be a costume contest. Doors will open at 8:30pm for cash bar and socializing, and the movie will begin at 9:30pm. Admission is $20 per person - this includes 1 drink ticket and a participation bag. Please call the office at 517-540-0065 or visit the website to RSVP.

Fri Oct 25 Events at Fowlerville Library

There are several free works shops and events at the Fowlerville Library every month. Call 517-223-9089 for more information or visit their website.

Fri Oct 25 Events at Hartland Library

There are several free works shops and events at the Hartland Cromaine District Library every month. Call 810-632-5200 for more information or visit the website.

Fri Oct 25 Events at Hamburg Twp. Library

There are several free works shops and events at the Hamburg Twp. Library every month. Call 810-231-1771 for more information or visit the website.

Sat Oct 26 Howell Senior Center Fundraiser Dinner Dance

Howell Senior Center Fundraiser Dinner Dance at Chemung Hills Golf Club is October 26th. Back by popular demand, the Premier Big Band will be performing all their hits from the Big Band Era. Cash bar with specialty drinks & raffle. Purchase tickets through October 21st. Tickets can be purchased online, by phone, or in person at the Bennett Recreation Center. Cost is $24/person.

Sat Oct 26 Benchmark Church Trunk or Treat

Enjoy a safe & fun alternative to Halloween at Benchmark Church, 5530 Runyan Lake Rd Fenton. They will be handing out candy from 2p-4pm.

Sat Oct 26 The Masquerade Dance - Swing Dance for Teens

The Masquerade Dance-Swing Dance for Teens is from 6:30–10pm on October 26th. The Dance Project is hosting the semi-formal event with great, clean pop music and lively swing dance instruction (grade 7 - 12). Students will be wearing modest, semi-formal dress, accompanying masks and/or modest costumes. The dance will take place in the gymnasium at Charyl Stockwell Preparatory Academy, 1032 Karl Greimel Dr., Brighton. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. for early registration. A swing dance lesson for beginners will be given at 6:30 p.m. Snacks & beverages will be provided. Admission is $10 per person at the door. Dress code will be enforced. Proceeds benefit The Dance Project, a 501(c)(3) non-profit group whose mission is “dedicated to changing the culture by promoting positive dancing” to area schools. For more information, contact Jamie Nicholson, 248-210-9409, danceprojectmi@gmail.com or visit www.TheDanceProject.info

Sat Oct 26 Witches Night Out in Brighton

Witches Night Out in Brighton is a fun ladies night out at Mt. Brighton Ski Resort October 26th. Formally Witches Night Out Fowlerville for the past two years, they have changed the venue and added fun new activities. Check out their website & follow them on Facebook.

Sun Oct 27 Fall Fun Fest at The Naz

THE annual Fall Fun Fest at the Naz is Sunday, October 27th, 3-5pm. This event is free with food, prizes, games, a costume contest, and indoor trunk or treating. Please, no scary or gory costumes. Located at 7669 Brighton Rd., Brighton 48116.

Mon Oct 28 Events Northfield Township Area Library

There are many free events every month at the Northfield Township Area Library. For more information call 734-449-0066 or visit the website.

Mon Oct 28 Events at Salem-South Lyon District Library

There are several free works shops and events at the Salem-South Lyon District Library every month. For more information or visit their website.

Mon Oct 28 Events at Howell Library

There are several free works shops and events at the Howell Library every month. Call 517-546-0720 for more information or visit their website.

Mon Oct 28 Events at Brighton District Library

There are several free workshops and events at the Brighton District Library every month. Call 810-229-6571 for more information or visit their website.

Mon Oct 28 Events at Pinckney Library

The Pinckney Library offers a variety of classes and events for all ages! Don't miss the BIG READ Program! Visit the website for details.

Wed Oct 30 Walk in Wednesday for Veterans

This is a chance to come into the Veterans' Services office to get any question answered. No appointment needed and no question too small. No need to bring paperwork but a DD-214 is helpful when answering questions. Just want to pop in to say hi and look around? They would love to see you, Veterans Services office, Address: 2300 E Grand River Ave # 109, Howell, MI 48843.

Thu Oct 31 Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat on October 31st at 6pm in the parking lot at St. Stephen's Church, located at 10585 Hamburg Road in Downtown Hamburg. Follow the firetrucks as they lead the children around town for a safe and fun evening of trick or treating.

Thu Oct 31 Hartland Senior Activity Center

The Hartland Senior Activity Center is collecting new and gently used shoes as a fundraiser. Funds will be paid per pound for the total collected. The shoes will be shipped overseas to help entrepreneurs in third world countries. Shoes may be dropped of at the Hartland Senior Activity Center 9525 Highland Rd. Howell, MI 48843 (old Hartland High School on M-59) between 8am-3pm from now until October 31st. Any questions: call 810-626-2135.

Thu Oct 31 Trick or Treating

Crossroads Church of God will be hosting an indoor trick or treating event on October 31st, 6pm-8pm. Stop in and enjoy indoor trick or treating, fun games and a few crafts run by our youth, photo opportunity with your children, guessing games and a scavenger hunt. Crossroads is located at 3940 Pinckney Road in Howell. Call 517-546-0722 for more info.

Thu Oct 31 Trunk or Treat in Fenton

A safe & fun alternative to Halloween, Tailgate Trunk or Treat on October 31st will be held at the Fenton Alano Club, 800 North Rd. in Fenton. From 4pm-8pm, free hotdogs, chips, pop and candy.

Thu Oct 31 Tridge-or-Treat

Join Brighton Community Ed & the Downtown Development Authority on Halloween night for the annual Tridge-or-Treat Halloween Spooktacular at the Millpond, in downtown Brighton. During this free event, kids will follow a fun-filled decorated route along the tridge and past the spooky cemetery to collect candy from their favorite costumed characters. The trick-or-treat route ends near the Fire Station where they hold their annual Halloween celebration.

Fri Nov 1 Treasures & Treats annual craft show

Treasures & Treats annual craft show is Friday 4-7pm and Saturday 10-3pm. No charge for the indoor all craft show, includes home decor, jewelry, fine art and much more. Lunch will be available. 1st Presbyterian Church of Howell, 323 W. Grand River. Parking and entrance in the back.

Fri Nov 1 HCEC Family Fun Night

Bring the whole family for an affordable night of fun and help HCEC dancers raise money for their June 2020 trip to dance at Walt Disney World. Pizza dinner will start at 6:15 pm including 2 rounds of family trivia. Adult trivia and free babysitting starts at 7pm, cash prize for winning team. A silent auction runs until 8:15pm. Dinner is $5 per person and includes pizza, salad, dessert, and a drink. Adult trivia is $5 per person (max of 5 per team), silent auction is free. To rsvp please contact teresadorough@hartlandschools.us.

Fri Nov 1 Darren McCarty's Slapstick Comedy Tour

Your favorite grind liner and Detroit Red Wings legend Darren McCarty brings you a night of comedy, stories, and a walk down memory lane on November 1st at the Howell Opera House. The show also includes a professional opening act comedian, PLUS a full meet n’ greet and photo opportunities with D-Mac afterwards. There will be a cash bar with light concessions available for purchase. Doors will open at 7:15pm and the show will start at 8pm. Admission is $25 per person and is available online or by calling 517-540-0065.

Fri Nov 1 Evening With Our Stars

Evening With Our Stars is a Reception & Silent Auction on November 1st, at Oak Pointe in Brighton which raises money to support mentoring in Livingston County for Mentor Livingston (formerly known as Big Brothers Big Sisters). Hors d'oeuvres, buffet, raffles, and more from 7-10pm. Advance tickets are $50 each or $90 for 2. Table of 8 for $360. Call 517-546-1140 for tickets or buy on Eventbrite.com.

Sat Nov 2 2019 Country Hoedown Auction & Dinner

The 2019 Country Hoedown Auction & Dinner is a St. Joseph Catholic School PTO Fundraising Event to support our Students and School. The event will be held on November 2nd, from 6pm-10pm,t Block Brewery in Howell. Tickets are $55 per person. The evening includes silent/live auction, dinner & dancing, an open bar, raffles and prizes. Western wear not required come causal. If you would like to donate items or become a sponsors, or purchase tickets please contact Event Chair jmack0202@gmail.com or the school office at 517-546-0090 ext 200.

Sat Nov 2 Severe Weather Network Homeless Shelter Trivia Night Fundraiser

The Severe Weather Network, a Livingston County Homeless Shelter Program will host a Trivia Night Fundraiser on November 2 from 7pm-11pm at St. Patrick Church in Brighton. All proceeds will benefit the upcoming season of the Severe Weather Center Homeless Shelter. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Raffle prizes, 50/50 drawing and cash bar. Visit the website for more information or to purchase tickets.

Sat Nov 2 Fall & Holiday Bazaar

There will be a Fall & Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, November 2nd, from 9am-3pm at the Pinckney Masonic Temple located at 210 Mann Street. They are looking for crafters & venders for this event. Get your reservations in early, as it will fill up fast. Contact Aneita Fallot at 810-459-6721 or afallot@yahoo.com for more information.

Sat Nov 2 Pinckney American Legion Riders Steak Dinner

The Pinckney American Legion Riders Chapter 419 will be hosting a steak dinner, Saturday, November 2nd from 5-7:30pm. It will be held at the Pinckney American Legion, 9807 Whitewood in Pinckney. Cost is $14 and includes steak, sides and dessert. All proceeds benefit Veterans Programs.

Sun Nov 3 St. Mary's Monthly Breakfast

On Sunday, November 3rd, St Mary’s Men’s Club in Pinckney is sponsoring our monthly Country Style Breakfast at the Parish located on Dexter Pinckney Road. Breakfast is served 8:30-11am and is a free-will donation. Proceeds will be used to help fund needed repairs to the St Mary School Gym. Very special guests, the Pinckney High School Varsity Pom Team, will be performing their dance routines from 10am-10:45am. For further information call Heather at Parish Office 734-878-3161.

Sun Nov 3 Winter Marketplace

The Winter Market at the Howell Opera House is a friendly marketplace that offers seasonal gifts, baked goods, honey, jewelry, produce, specialty spices, and more. Shop local, independent vendors-everything is handmade and locally produced.

Tue Nov 5 Caregiver Support Group

The Caregiver Support Group meets at Be Our Guest Adult Day Center (a program of Livingston Cty. Catholic Charities), 2020 E. Grand River #103, Howell on the 1st Tuesday and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 4:30pm–6pm. Join them to learn the latest techniques to care and support your loved one suffering with dementia and related diseases as well as tips on how to care for yourself and grow your support system. With prior notice, they also offer care for your loved one while you attend. Please call Suzi or LeAnn at 517-546-9910 for information or to notify staff your loved one will be in attendance.

Wed Nov 6 Movers for Military

Two Men and a Truck is collecting donations of hand soap and laundry soap for the Livingston County Veterans Services now through November 6th. Donation locations include Financial Plus Credit Union in Howell, Beauchamp Water Treatment Solutions, The American Spirit Centre, Bradford Financial Advisors, LLC. IHOP, Brighton Ford, RE/MAX Hamburg and TWO MEN AND A TRUCK.

Thu Nov 7 Foster Parent Information Session

Join Livingston County Department of Health and Human Services staff for an informational meeting about becoming a foster parent at 6:30pm in Livingston County Health Department in Room B—2300 E. Grand River Howell. If you have ever thought about opening up your family to a child in need, please attend to get information on how to become a foster parent and other ways to help abused and neglected children. We need Livingston County families for all ages and levels of need, but especially for siblings, children with special needs, and teens. Take the first step today to share your love and home with a child in need. Call Jennie Snyder at 517-915-8806 to RSVP.

Fri Nov 8 Hartland Drama Club Performs Clue

Hartland High School Drama Club presents the madcap comedy “Clue: On Stage,” Friday-Sunday, November 8th-10th, at Hartland High School, 10635 Dunham Road. For showtimes and tickets, visit the website. Tickets also available at the door.

Sat Nov 9 Chicken and Biscuit Supper

A Chicken and Biscuit Supper will be served at the Plainfield United Methodist Church, 17845 M36, north of Gregory, starting at 5pm. Free will donation. Take outs available. Public invited.

Sat Nov 9 Mom 2 Mom Sale

There will be a Mom 2 Mom sale on Saturday, November 9th. Early shopping is from 8am-9am for $5. 9am-1pm entry fee is $2. Entry also gets you into a Women's Expo at the same building. There will be families selling their gently used children's items, large items and concessions. There will also be family friendly vendors at the event as well. Spots are still open for sellers or vendors. For additional information please contact teresadorough@hartlandschools.us or HCEC at 810-626-2150.

Sat Nov 9 Livingston County Coin Club Fall Show

The Livingston County Coin Club Fall Show is Saturday, November 9th from 9:30am-3pm at the Howell Community Center, 925 W. Grand River. Free parking, free admission, exhibits, free appraisals, and hourly door prizes. Coins and paper money bought and sold.

Sat Nov 9 Christmas Craft Bazaar

Putnam Twp Senior Center Christmas Craft Bazaar is Saturday, November 9th, 9-4pm. Lots of cool hand made items & treasures. Located at 350 Mower Rd., downtown Pinckne. They are looking for a few vendors call 734-878-1810.

Sat Nov 9 LSO Fall Concert

The Livingston Symphony Orchestra under the Direction of Dr. David Schultz proudly present their Fall Concert on Saturday November 9th at 7pm. The concert at Venture Church8457 E. Highland Rd, Howell 48843. Visit LSO.org or the LSO Facebook page for more details.

Sat Nov 9 Our Savior 'Harvest to Holiday' Arts & Craft Show

The Youth Group of Our Savior Ev. Lutheran Church is proud to present the 10th annual 'Harvest to Holiday' Arts & Craft Show on Saturday, November 9th, 9am-3pm. Our Savior is located at 13667 W. Highland Rd., Hartland. The show will feature several crafters & artisans offering a variety of premium, hand-crafted items. Children's choir will perform from 12:00-12:30. There will be baked goods, concessions, & door prizes. A 'suggested' $1 donation will be appreciated to support the Youth Group & Youth in Missions. Vendor space available.

Sat Nov 9 Pregnancy Help Clinic Gala

This great evening at Lakelands Golf and Country Club includes a cocktail reception, followed by a three course dinner, music, casino games, silent auction, and live auction bidding. The upcoming expansion will provide more medical services along with peace of mind and hope to those seeking services. Clients depend on the Pregnancy Help Clinic for confirmation of pregnancy, nurse consultations and STI testing. They also receive sexual health education and information from our licensed medical staff. Others depend on the Pregnancy Help Clinic for parent mentoring and resources for children birth through age three. All services are offered free of charge because of community support. Visit the website for ticket info.

Thu Nov 14 VINA Dental's 11th Annual Tailgate

VINA Community Dental Center annually hosts The Tailgate for the Michigan State vs Michigan football game. In its 11th year, The Tailgate is a competition to see which fans can raise the most money to help the needy in our community get quality and affordable dental care through VINA. The Tailgate will take place on Thursday, November 14th, at 6pm at Crystal Gardens in Brighton. All proceeds benefit the VINA Community Dental Center.

Fri Nov 15 Buck Pole

The 12th annual Buck Pole on November 15th, hosted by Recreation Authority, Marion Township, and Anything That Moves. Share hunting stories, enjoy the bonfire, and win great prizes at the BUCKet raffle! For a $10 registration fee, you’ll be able to hang your deer and receive a commemorative 12th Annual Buck Pole prize. Marion Township Hall, 2877 W Coon Lake Road, from 5pm-9pm. Many prizes for different categories.

Fri Nov 15 CTH Performs Annie

The Community Theatre of Howell will perform Annie November November 15th-17th & 22nd-24th, Howell High School Freshman Campus. For showtimes and tickets call 517-545-1290 or visit the website.

Fri Nov 15 Buck Pole

The Whitmore Lake Rod and Gun Club will host a Buck Pole Event on November 15th. Stop in on Lemen Rd to findout mroe info.The will host the Buck Pole the 15th, 16th & 17th with prizes, raffles, food and more.

Sat Nov 16 Holiday Bazaar

Holiday Bazaar will be held from 9am-2pm, 9806 Whitewood Rd Pinckney, free admission. The shopping/fundraising event for the American Legion Auxiliary offers local crafters and vendors. Plus a bake sale and lunch available for purchase. To reserve a vendor spot or for more information, contact Deborah Brooks, 734-945-1472.

Sat Nov 16 The Fall Market Vendor and Craft Event

Saturday, November 16 from 10am-4pm at Living Water Church, on Barker Road, to shop local small businesses. Shop vendors & crafters, plus a bake sale. Olaf, everyone's favorite Snowman, will make an appearance, 1pm-3pm. Potential vendors may contact michelle@michellelangley.net.

Mon Nov 18 Foster Parent Informational Meeting

Livingston County Catholic Charities is holding an informational meeting for persons interested in learning more about foster care. 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. Meetings are held the 3rd Monday of each month from 5pm-7pm at LCCC, 2020 E. Grand River #101, Howell. Call Amanda today to reserve your spot – 517-545-5944.

Tue Nov 19 Livingston Fine Art Association Meeting

The Livingston Fine Art Association will meet Tuesday, November 19th, at the First Presbyterian Church, 123 W. Grand River. Doors open at 6:30pm and the meeting begins at 7pm. Use the rear entrance under the green awning. The speaker will be Edee Joppich, watercolor artist, art judge, and teacher. The topic will be How to Resolve Issues in Your Art: Composition, Criteria, What judges look for in a good painting. A short business meeting and discussion of members works will follow. Refreshments are available. All artists and those interested in the arts are invited.

Wed Nov 20 Caregiver Support Group – Dementia Specific

The Caregiver Support Group meets at Be Our Guest Adult Day Center (a program of Livingston Cty. Catholic Charities), 2020 E. Grand River #103, Howell on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 4:30pm–6pm. Join them to learn the latest techniques to care and support your loved one suffering with dementia and related diseases as well as tips on how to care for yourself and grow your support system. With prior notice, they also offer care for your loved one while you attend. Please call Suzi or Katie at 517-546-9910 for information or to notify staff your loved one will be in attendance.

Thu Nov 21 Families Against Narcotics Meeting

FAN or Families Against Narcotics meet the 3rd Thursday of every month from 6:30-8:30pm, at New Hudson United Methodist Church, on Grand River. If you or a family member is suffering with addiction, this is a great forum to get/give support and get information and resources. Call 248-880-8429 or find them on Facebook @ Southwest Oakland & Livingston County FAN.

Thu Nov 21 Foster Parent Information Session

Join Livingston County Department of Health and Human Services staff for an informational meeting about becoming a foster parent the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30pm in Livingston County Health Department in Room B—2300 E. Grand River Howell. If you have ever thought about opening up your family to a child in need, please attend to get information on how to become a foster parent and other ways to help abused and neglected children. We need Livingston County families for all ages and levels of need, but especially for siblings, children with special needs, and teens. Take the first step today to share your love and home with a child in need. Call Jennie Snyder at 517-915-8806 to RSVP.

Thu Nov 21 Celebrity Holiday Fashion Show

The Arc Livingston’s Celebrity Holiday Fashion Show is Livingston County’s premiere fundraising event held annually the Thursday before Thanksgiving at Crystal Gardens Banquet Center in Howell. The event, which benefits the important work of The Arc Livingston, an agency serving children ad adults with disabilities and their families. The evening includes dinner, entertainment, open bar, jewelry raffle, and silent and live auctions. Join us Thursday, November 21, 2019. Doors open at 5:30 pm., dinner is served at 7:00 pm with a Celebrity Fashion Show, Live Auction and Jewelry Raffle to follow. Register online, $80 for early registration (prior to Nov 1st), after Nov 1st, registration is $85. For more information contact The Arc Livingston at 517-546-1228.

Fri Nov 22 Comedy Show in Brighton

The American Spirit Centre will host a comedy show November 22nd at 7pm tickets are $20. All proceeds benefit veterans. The MC is Billy Ray Bauer, featured guest Khurum Sheikh, and headliner Bryan McCree. Located at 10590 Grand River, Brighton. For more info call 810-599-2153.

Sat Nov 23 St. Joseph Catholic School Holiday Bazaar

The Annual St. Joseph Catholic School Holiday Bazaar will be held on Saturday, November 23rd & Sunday, November 24th, from 9am-4pm each day in the St. Joseph School Activity Center, in Howell. Admission is a free will donation. Shop up to 50 vendors featuring crafts, quilters, specialty wares, home direct sales businesses, jewelry, holiday gifts& décor and more. There will also be a Grandma’s Attic Table, Bake sale and Concessions. Exhibitor registration is $30 per table/space for participating one day or participate both show days for $25 per table/per space. Please contact Holiday Bazaar Event Chair Annette Staley at 517-861-1736 or akstaley@sbcglobal.net for more information.

Sat Nov 23 Brighton Township Yard Waste Drop-Off Day

Brighton Township will be hosting a Yard Waste Drop-off day for township residents on Saturday, November 23, from 9am-1pm. It will be held at the St. Mary Magdalen Parking Lot located at 2201 South Old US 23, Brighton. Visit our township website for additional information under the News Flash on the homepage.

Sat Nov 23 American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Craft Show

American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Craft Show and Bake Sale Saturday, November 23rd, 10am – 4pm. Two floors of shopping plus bake goods for the holidays. 3265 W Grand River at the corner of M59 and Grand River, Howell Twp. Booth space is available $30, upper level will be filled first, table and chairs provided. For more information, contact Melissa Beck, 517-546-0690 or download the application on the Auxiliary page.

Thu Nov 28 13th Annual Thanksgiving Community Dinner

Dinner is served at 2pm, Thursday, November 28th at Cornerstone Church, 9455 Hilton Road, Brighton. Reservations requested. Open to the community and free of charge. Limited transportation is available. To make your reservation call 810-494-4059 or visit the website.

Fri Nov 29 Fantasy of Art Fine Art Show

The Livingston Fine Art Association presents the Fantasy of Art Fine Art Show November 29th & 30th at the Howell Historic Opera House. Times are Friday 3-9pm and Saturday 10-6pm. There will be about 30 local artists displaying and selling their work. All mediums will be represented. There is no admission charge.

Fri Dec 6 Black Sheep Weavers’ Fiber Guild Fiber Art Holiday Sale

Black Sheep Weavers’ Fiber Guild Annual Fiber Art Holiday Sale is Friday, December 6th, 10am-5pm and Saturday, December 7th from 9am-4pm. Shop handmade art garments, fiber and beaded jewelry, purses, quilts, rugs, baskets, cards, ornaments, home decorations & more. Also hand-dyed fabrics, plus cashmere, angora, alpaca and wool roving and handspun yarn. New Location at the Bogie Lake Greenhouses 1525 Bogie Lake Rd. White Lake, 48383. Free admission.