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Laura Southwell 9/29/22

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Livingston County Caregiver Fair Saturday

The event is back in-person this year. The fair provides resources and educational sessions to help senior citizens and caregivers find the resources they need to continue caring for loved ones.

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Wed Sep 28 HAJBA Baseball Challenge League

The 2022 season of the Howell Area Junior Baseball Association (HAJBA) Baseball Challenge League for children with unique medical and/or learning needs started last week. We had a blast with our Base Race Challenge sponsored by State Farm by Michael Lantzy. This week is the Grounders Challenge sponsored by LESA. Next week is the Livingston County Sheriff's Department Pitching Challenge (with radar gun to "catch players speeding"). The following week is The Arc Livingston's Home Run Derby. Our final week of practice includes a Cheer Challenge and Scrimmage at the Howell High School Varsity Softball Field with our HHS softball team. October 2 at 1pm is the HAJBA Baseball Challenge League Game Day at Cleary University's Lake Trust Stadium. We are so grateful for the families, baseball buddies, coaches and players as well as our sponsors including MSU's Research in Autism and Developmental Disabilities (RADD) Lab and The Arc Livingston. "Coach Sarah" Dr. Sarah Dunkel-Jackson 517-245-2713 softball@howellbaseball.org or dunkelsa@msu.edu

Thu Sep 29 Diabetes Undone Workshop

Diabetes Undone is an eight-session group workshop that has helped thousands of diabetics nationwide to reverse their diabetes and reclaim their health. This scientifically proven program addresses the root causes of the disease through simple lifestyle strategies rather than dealing with symptoms. Diabetes Undone is now coming to Brighton, MI, beginning, September 29th at 7pm and will be held at the Brighton Seventh-day Adventist Church at 228 S. 4th Street. To learn more call 517-798-0450 or email nbhealthteam@gmail.com.

Fri Sep 30 My 1st Escape Room: Disney!

See times below. (Ages 5-9). Registration required Disney villains have taken over the world! Can you stop them? Perfect for younger kids with curious minds who love puzzles! Sign up by visiting or calling the library. Friday, Sept. 30 ● 4:00pm, 4:30pm, 5:00pm, 5:30pm, 6:00pm Saturday, Oct 1 ● 11:00am, 11:30am, 12:00pm, 12:30pm, 1:00pm My First Escape Room: Disney! (Ages 5-9) Registration required Disney villains have taken over the world! Can you stop them? Perfect for younger kids with curious minds who love puzzles! *registration required. Sign up by visiting or calling the library. Friday, Sept. 30 ● 4:00pm, 4:30pm, 5:00pm, 5:30pm, 6:00pm Saturday, Oct 1 ● 11:00am, 11:30am, 12:00pm, 12:30pm, 1:00pm Fowlerville District Library 130 S Grand Ave 517-223-9089

Sat Oct 1 4H Grand Equestrians Scrap Metal Fundraiser

Livingston County 4-H Grand Equestrians Therapeutic Riding Program Fundraiser. At Fowlerville Fair Grounds, 8800 West Grand River, Fowlerville. 10:00 a.m.to 3:00 p.m. Bring Old Scrap Metal (Large/Small) to donate for Recycling. Clean out your garage, basement, shed and yard. NOTE: No refrigerators, freezers or air conditioners. Thanks to ADVANCE METAL ALLOYS for donating dumpsters-all day. Questions: 517-521-3570

Sat Oct 1 Great Pumpkin Car Show

https://www.armorvci.com/great-pumpkin/

Sat Oct 1 Beef Pasty Sale

Beef Pasty Sale – Oak Grove United Women in Faith are taking orders for their delicious beef pasties. Place your order by calling/texting 810-923-8546. Please leave your name, phone # & quantity you would like. Cost is $6 each. Proceeds go to support the mission work of the United Women in Faith. Pick up date is Thursday, October 6, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. at the Oak Grove United Methodist Church, 6686 Oak Grove Road, Howell (5 miles north of M-59). If you can’t come that day, please make arrangements for someone to pick up your order.

Sat Oct 1 Fall Fest

Join Livingston Centre Historical Society on October 1st for the Annual Fall Festival from 10am - 5pm. There will be Crafts for all ages, Village Tours, Bicycle Races, Food Vendors, Petting Zoo, Wagon Rides, Craft Sales, Train Rides, Model Train Display, Blacksmith Display, Raffle, Live Entertainment and more! Bring your family! Admission is a donation to the Fowlerville Historical Society For More Information, please call Matt: 517-294-6710

Sat Oct 1 Octoberfest Pub Crawl

Octoberfest is coming to downtown Brighton, Michigan, Saturday, October 1st from 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Join us for this charity pub crawl benefiting veterans. BENEFITING Local Livingston County veteran non-profit VETLIFE. Money raised from this public event will help veterans and their families by funding VETLIFE's free veteran resources and events. VETLIFE is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that offers a variety of resources, programs, and events to veterans and their families all at no cost. VETLIFE's mission is to provide veterans with sustainable solutions while promoting a safer, healthier, and prosperous civilian lifestyle. To learn more visit: www.vetlifetoday.org or follow VETLIFE on Facebook and Instagram @vetlifetoday.

Sat Oct 1 Livingston County Caregiver Fair

The Livingston County Consortium on Aging is having its 13th annual Caregiver Fair at Brighton High School on Saturday, October 1 from 10 am to 2 pm. If you are taking care of an aging parent, relative, friend or neighbor this event is for you! The Caregiver Fair is free to the community and has invaluable information for caregivers. There will be numerous exhibitors and educational sessions to provide resources and information available to caregivers in Livingston County. Resources include transportation, nutritional care, support services, financial counseling, home safety, respite, homecare and more. Special education sessions include avoiding scams, effective communication, paying for long-term care without public benefits and the Big Red Barrel medication take-back. For more information visit www.livingstoncoa.org.

Sat Oct 1 Silent Auction for Lieutenant Steve Moor

We are hosting a silent auction/fundraiser at Elks Lodge on October 1st 2022 to raise money for a local Howell firefighter. This Howell Firefighter was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in August 2021, he fought for months through chemo, radiation and surgery (where he almost lost his life due to excessive blood loss and other complications). Fast forward to August 2022, he was getting labs drawn in hopes to declare his cancer was in full remission, but his labs were abnormal. Labs turned into imaging, and imaging found that his cancer had returned on the peritoneal wall - a terminal cancer. He has been given a few weeks to live. Please join us at Elks Lodge in Howell for a silent suction & 50/50 raffle.

Sat Oct 1 Putting Fore Paws

Golf outing to support the homeless animals in Livingston County. https://birdease.com/puttingforepaws

Sat Oct 1 Dispose Of Unused Medicine At Care Givers Fair

The Big Red Barrel will be at Caregiver Fair at Brighton High School on Saturday October 1, 2022 from 9am to 1pm to collect unused medications and used needles. This is a free service. No questions asked. Put pills in a zip lock container, they can be mixed together. We prefer not to have the medicine container. Keep liquid medications separate. Dump into a zip lock bag with enough paper towel to soak up the liquid. Needles must be the proper disposal container, either purchased from a pharmacy or use a plastic laundry detergent bottle. Reseal the bottle and tape it. We can not take needles that loose. Do your part to keep medications from being abused. Do not flush unused medication. The Big Red Barrel Project is part of Livingston County Community Alliance.

Sat Oct 1 Dog Fest!

Bring the family to the Arise Dog Park, 11211 Dexter-Pinckney Rd, Pinckney from 10 am - 4 pm! Fun events for two-legged and four-legged family members all day! $15 per car ($10 with a pet food donation for the Pet Pantry). Join us for this exciting event celebrating our best friends! https://pinckneydogfest.com/

Sat Oct 1 Call for Vendors: Fowlerville Fall Fest

The Livingston Centre Historical Society will again host the Annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 1, opening at 10am. Spaces are available for food vendors, musicians, performance artists, craftsmen, artisans, collectors and specialty fandom followers. A donation to the Fowlerville Historical Society will serve as the admission fee. For More information, please call Matt: 517-294-6710

Sat Oct 1 Unused Medicine & Used Needle Disposal

The Big Red Barrel will be at Recycle Livingston Saturday October 1, 2022 from 9 am to 1 am to collect unused medications and used needles. Recycle Livingston is located at 170 Catrell Drive in Howell. This is a free service. No questions asked. Put pills in a zip lock container, they can be mixed together. We prefer not to have the medicine container. Keep liquid medications separate. Dump into a zip lock bag with enough paper towel to soak up the liquid. Needles must be the proper disposal container, either purchased from a pharmacy or use a plastic laundry detergent bottle. Reseal the bottle and tape it. Do your part to keep medications from being abused. Do not flush unused medication. The Big Red Barrel Project is part of Livingston County Community Alliance.

Sat Oct 1 4th Annual Cornhole Tournament

The Whitmore Lake Foundation for Educational Excellence (The Foundation), is a non-profit, 501-C3 corporation (ID#03-0587016). WLFEE is dedicated to providing financial and public relations support for programs and projects within the Whitmore Lake Public Schools that enhance the educational opportunities available to all students within the school and that provides students with exceptional educational opportunities. WLPS is a high-need community, with 40% of its student population qualifying for free or reduced lunch. We have a Cornhole Tournament planned for October 1st, 2022 at The Whitmore Lake Rod & Gun Club located right off US 23 between Brighton and Ann Arbor in Michigan. WLFEE can only achieve its goals with the assistance of generous sponsors from members of our community and merchants our families patronize. The proceeds of our event will go directly to help fund grants awarded to staff at Whitmore Lake Public Schools essential to providing the best education to their students. You can learn more about our organization here: http://wlfee.org/ and find a list of the programs we were able to fund because of this event last year! We hope you will consider supporting our teachers and students by becoming a sponsor. WLFEE will acknowledge our generous donors publicly on our website, on our event and organization Facebook page and at the event. You can sign up to be a sponsor here: wlfee.org Here is a link to our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1406369769844895 Jennifer Konal Whitmore Lake Foundation for Educational Excellence Fundraising Chairperson

Sun Oct 2 Howell Highlander Hockey Golf Scramble

Join us on Sunday October 2nd for our annual scramble at Hawk Meadows Golf Club! Sign in at 9am. Shotgun start at 10am. $100/player. $400/4 player team. Includes 18 holes, cart, lunch at turn, and dinner. Enjoy prizes, raffles, and games while supporting your Howell Highlanders! Contact Julie to register: 734-634-0784 or jw2164@gmail.com

Sun Oct 2 St Mary Country Style Breakfast

On Sunday, October 2nd, St Mary Men’s Club in Pinckney will be sponsoring our monthly Country Style Breakfast at the Parish located south of M-36 at 10601 Dexter Pinckney Road in Putnam Township. Breakfast is served 8:30 until 11am and is a free-will donation. Proceeds will be used to help support our St Mary School. We have the best menu in the area which includes: fried or scrambled eggs, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, French toast, pancakes, ham, pork sausage, homemade Breakfast Burritos, our renowned waffle station as well as our “eggceptional” Omelet Station! For further information call Kim at Parish Office 734-878-3161.

Tue Oct 4 Beef Pasty Sale

Beef Pasty Sale – Beginning September 15, Oak Grove United Methodist Women are taking orders for their delicious beef pasties. Place your order by calling calling/texting 810-923-8546. Please leave your name, phone # & quantity you would like. Cost is $6 each. Proceeds go to support the mission work of the United Methodist Women. Pick up date is Thursday, October 6, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. at the Oak Grove United Methodist Church, 6686 Oak Grove Road, Howell (5 miles north of M-59). If you can’t come that day, please make arrangements for someone to pick up your order.

Tue Oct 4 NAMI Peer to Peer Class

NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, eight-session educational program for adults with mental health conditions who are looking to better understand themselves and their recovery.

Wed Oct 5 K.K. Sparks: Born Beneath a Norther Sky

Brighton Art Guild presents K. K. Sparks, a self-taught Michigan photographer. Her series "Born Beneath a Northern Sky" emphasizes clouds or weather conditions against nature and urban themes as a reflection of Michigan's triumphs and woes. She uses digitally enhanced and traditional techniques to that end. 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM EDT, Brighton District Library 100 Library Dr · Brighton, MI

Wed Oct 5 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. 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. Meetings will be held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 5:00-6:00 PM. Register in advance by emailing Monica@LivingstonCC.org. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Thu Oct 6 Livingston County Genealogical Society Meeting

The Livingston County Genealogical Society will meet via zoom, Thursday, October 6th at 7pm. You are invited to this Zoom meeting. Kris Rzepzynski - Senior Archivist at the Archives of Michigan:“Researching Your Polish Ancestors” Send an email to “ContactLCGSMI@gmail.com “ and request an invitation to the zoom meeting, or find us on Facebook for a link to this meeting. All are welcome.

Fri Oct 7 Laugh Teal You Cry

The Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance ( MIOCA ) will host their ovarian cancer awareness comedy night, “ Laugh Teal You Cry” at the Historic Howell Theatre. MIOCA is bringing the laughs to Howell, MI on Friday, October 7, 2022 starting at 6pm. Nine-year ovarian cancer survivor and national touring comedian, Karen Mills, will headline while local musician Chris Himburg will kick off the night. Tickets are $50.00 general admission and $25.00 for ovarian cancer survivors Event link to purchase tickets is https://app.donorview.com/4rXqA Ticket purchase includes one drink, appetizers, pre-show musical entertainment and admission to the comedy show “ We are very excited to bring the community together in the beautiful city of Howell and the surrounding areas for a night of something fun and meaningful this Fall, '' says event coordinator Diann Glaza-Helbling. The LAUGH TEAL YOU CRY event holds a unique message to those impacted by ovarian cancer and any anyone who is facing a challenge: stay positive and embrace the humor. Karen knows first hand that even when your body is weak, your spirit can be strong. Chris is a talented acoustic guitarist strumming and singing in Oakland County since 2004. Doors will open at 6pm for a mix and mingle hour of cockTEALS and a cold appetizers buffet while listening to Chris perform. Karen's show will start at 7pm. Every 23 minutes a person is diagnosed with ovarian cancer in the U.S. and this is the deadliest gynecological cancer. Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MIOCA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit founded in 2011. MIOCA strives to save lives by promoting the early detection of ovarian cancer and improved treatment outcomes to all of those with ovaries throughout the state of Michigan.

Fri Oct 7 Howell Area Girl Scouts Pool Party

Girl Scout Troop 40635 Invites you to join them in Howell Area Girl Scouts Investiture / Rededication Ceremony Event Where: Howell High School Pool, 1224 W Grand River Rd, Howell, MI When: October 7, 2022 Friday, 7:00-8:30pm Who: Registered Girl & Adult Scouts, family & friends - invite a friend! Cost $5 Each person To Bring: Smiles, Swimsuits, Towels & Book Donation for Camp Linden. Books should be for older girls ages 11 years to 99 years. No picture or board books. Scouts will take home a fun patch if registered prior to September 16. Write checks to Girl Scout Troop 40635 Questions? or Ready to sign up ? Call Joy Andres 248-766-1132 Email: joy.huntley@sbcglobal.net Send payments to: 2080 Mason Rd, Howell, MI 48843 Include scout level, names of registered girls and adults. Register before September 16 to be included for fun patch - drop in at the door cash only if there is space to add in. Howell Pool requires Swim Waiver this will be emailed to you when registering.

Sat Oct 8 Lingenfelter Annual Fall Open House

Lingenfelter Collection is a private car collection of approx 180 cars owned by Ken Lingenfelter located at 7819 Lochlin Dr, Brighton. We will be hosting our annual open house opening the doors to the public 10am-5pm on Saturday, Oct. 8th. Any type of donation will be taken at the door supporting a local organization thepinkfund.org and raising awareness for breast cancer.

Sat Oct 8 Chicken Supper

Plainfield United Methodist Church will serve our famous Chicken Supper on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022, starting at 5 pm. Takeouts only. Freewill donation.

Sat Oct 8 Faith & Blue Community Trunk or Treat

Michigan State Police - Brighton, as part of the National Faith & Blue Weekend will be hosting a Trunk or Treat on Saturday, October 8th from 6 - 8PM @ 4337 Buno Rd., Brighton 48114 Including a bounce house, games, live music, prize drawings and a food truck. Come out and enjoy this event and show your support of the men and women in blue.

Sat Oct 8 Cleary Cougar 5K Run

Cleary University will host its annual Cleary Cougar 5K run on Saturday, Oct. 8 on the university’s campus in Howell. Proceeds from the event go to the school’s cross country and track and field teams. Check in will take place from 7:45 am to 8:45 am on race day. The run begins at 9 am through a loop course with rolling hills on the campus. Those who pre-register by Oct. 1 will receive a t-shirt. All finishers will receive a medal. Cost is $30 if you register before Sept. 30. After Sept. 30, cost is $35. An after-race brunch is included in the price. Cleary University is located at 3750 Cleary Drive in Howell. To register for the Cleary Cougar 5K, visit https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Howell/clearycougar5K

Sat Oct 8 Cleary University Homecoming Tailgate Party

Cleary University will celebrate its homecoming on Saturday, Oct. 8, with plenty of fun for families! The entire community is welcome to participate. Here is a schedule of activities open to the community: Cleary Cougar 5K run 9 am - Shotgun start Brunch follows the run Pre-register: https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Howell/clearycougar5K Tailgating party 3 pm to 7 pm Outside Cleary Commons The beer tent is open! Enjoy drinks, Detroit Frankie’s wood-fired brick oven pizza, Kona ice and complimentary hors d’oeurvres. Sit by the newly-installed fire pit outside the Commons and enjoy music by a live DJ. Cleary soccer and ice hockey Watch the Cleary men’s and women’s soccer teams compete at Lake Trust Stadium on campus. • Men’s soccer vs U-M Dearborn: 4 pm to 6 pm • Women’s soccer vs U-M Dearborn: 7 pm to 9 pm • Men’s D1 ice hockey vs Lawrence Technology Institute: 5 pm at 140 Ice Den (next to Cleary campus) • Men’s D3 ice hockey vs Lawrence Technology Institute: 8 pm Everyone is welcome!

Fri Oct 14 Blue Star Service Dogs Presents 2022 Fall Graduation

Whitmore Lake, MI — Blue Star Service Dogs (BSSD) will present its 2022 Fall Graduation Ceremony at Manly W. Bennett Park on Friday, October 14, 2022, with sponsors including South Sound WA8 Blue Star Mothers. This ceremony will be the largest group of graduates to date. The semiannual event will consist of three ceremonies to accommodate all the graduates. This fall, 15 teams with their family and friends will have the recognition of completing the Blue Star Service Dogs training portion of their journey together. We will continue to support our teams as long as they need with post graduation programs and activities. The Graduation Ceremony is for the graduates and their families; the event will be closed to the public. BSSD is requesting donated supplies from multiple supporters and vendors to help us with this extremely exciting day of happy tales and happy tails. We hope that you can support their hard work and new lease on life with making this day special. We will recognize all of our sponsors on our social media outlets and display proudly at the event all day. BSSD’s mission is to provide our military veterans diagnosed with PTSD and TBI another method of healing through service dogs and training. Through our programs, we seek to help heal visible and invisible wounds, provide families with new beginnings, and raise awareness about the potential of shelter and rescue dogs everywhere. Since 2010, our organization has offered these dogs as a tool for service men and women to use with their formal medical treatment to address physical and psychological injuries from combat. Learn more at www.bluestarservicedogs.org ###

Sat Oct 15 United In Song!

Livingston County Choirs is presenting Community and School choirs for this musical event. Venue is Hartland Performing Arts Auditorium. For more information go to https://livingstoncountychoirs.com

Sat Oct 15 Brighton Area Fire Open House

The Brighton Area Fire Authority will be hosting our annual open house. Fire Truck tours, vehicle extrication, live fire smoke alarm and in home sprinkler demonstration, a chance to try on fire gear, and so much more! All are welcome. The house opens Saturday October 15th at 10:00am and closes at 2:00pm. Location is TBD. Updates can found on the Brighton Area Fire Authority website, Facebook, and Instagram pages. https://brightonareafire.com (810) 229-6640

Sat Oct 15 The Shanghai Circus

Brighton Center for the Performing Arts - showtime - 7:30pm. Purchase tickets starting at $35 at www.BrightonPerformingArts.com. Shanghai Circus (featured by Amazing Acrobats of Shanghai, celebrating 22 years in Branson) parades a new production to audiences exercising more variety than ever before witnessed. The show honors the essence of the old historic Shanghai Culture through the dynamic artists’ dazzling performances which includes but not limited to breathtaking acrobatics, colorful dance, comedy, mystifying magic, and numerous aerial feats of strength. Shanghai Circus will deliver a higher level of entertainment by combining stage LED technological innovations with exceptional artistic performances.

Mon Oct 17 Foster Parent Informational Meeting

Thinking of becoming a foster parent? Livingston County Catholic Charities (LCCC) 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. Do you have room in your heart and home for one more child? Meetings are held the 3rd Monday of each month from 5:00-7:00pm, please email Flo@LivingstonCC.org for more information.

Mon Oct 17 GermanFest

Willkommen to GermanFest at the South Lyon Hotel. The event is a new fundraiser for the Whitmore Lake and Kensington Valley (Lyon Area) Chambers, divisions of the Greater Brighton Area Chamber of Commerce. Details at https://business.brightoncoc.org/events/details/germanfest-37304

Tue Oct 18 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. Held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 3:00 to 4:00 PM at Livingston County Catholic Charities at 2020 E. Grand River Ave, Ste. 104, Howell, MI 48843. To register contact Beth at 517-545-5944, ext 122 or beth@livingstoncc.org.

Tue Oct 18 Rotary Blood Drive

Hello. Please join the Highway M36 Rotary Club for our annual blood drive on Tuesday October 18. We will be at the Community Congregation Church at 125 E. Unadilla, Pinckney, from Noon to 6pm. Thank you for your help in saving lives!

Wed Oct 19 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. 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. Meetings will be held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 5:00-6:00 PM. Register in advance by emailing Monica@LivingstonCC.org. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Wed Oct 19 Hartland Senior Activity Center: "Rewind The 70s"

Join us for our Fall Show, "Rewind the 70s" at the Hartland Senior Activity Center! A variety show with lots of laughs, singing and dancing! We'll also be having a Bake Sale PLUS our Gift Shop will be out on display! Tickets on sale NOW at the Hartland Senior Center Office! Check out our website for more details! www.hartlandseniorcenter.org

Thu Oct 20 Victory for Veterans Dinner & Auction

Fundraising Dinner and Auction to raise support and funding for Veterans Connected and their new collaboration Freedom River, which offers Re-assimilation of U.S. Military service members, veterans and their families to reduce the amount of veteran suicides we see on a daily basis.

Fri Oct 21 Legend in Wonderland (Legend of Sleepy Howell)

Come join Howell Parks and Recreation for a fun drive-thru trick-or-treat experience. ONE registration needed per vehicle. Please show up in your selected time slot. The event will take place at 404 Thompson St. Howell Mi 48843, otherwise known as Scofield Park. You will be sent instructions for how to enter the park once the event is closer. Children must remain inside the vehicle at all times. *BUTERFLY NETS WILL NOT BE PROVIDED* You are allowed to bring your own if desired *MAKE SURE TO CHECK THE TIME FRAME YOU SELECT* Cost: $15/car Location: Scofield Park, 404 Thompson St. Time: 6pm-9pm Registration Link: https://www.howellrecreation.org/sleepyhowell

Fri Oct 21 50s Murder Mystery Dinner

Murder Mystery Dinner Come enjoy a fun murder mystery and dinner. You will get a great meal, fun entertainment and be supporting a great cause. $75 per person, Crystal Gardens, Howell, MI call 810-522-5531 for more information. https://fb.me/e/3sFmHFf29

Fri Oct 21 Kaleidoscope 22

Brighton Art Guild presents our all member art exhibit, Kaleidoscope 22. Over 75 paintings, sculpture and mixed media will be juried and awarded prizes. Artist Reception on 1/22 is open to the public 5 to 8PM. A premiere art event for the county! Gallery store has many handmade items for under $200 and perfect for the upcoming holidays.

Sat Oct 22 Headless Horseman 5K

The Headless Horseman 5K is BACK and SPOOKIER than ever! This nighttime event will be in-person and kick-off at State and Clinton Streets in beautiful Downtown Howell. Costumed participants will wind their way through the historic neighborhoods and in Scofield City Park. Participants will receive a long sleeve shirt if registered by the end of the day on October 2. This year's race will have a Rolling Start with runners starting at 6 pm, you can start the race anytime between 6 pm and 6:10 pm. This will allow for participants to be spaced out at the start of the race, along the course and at the finish line. Walkers, strollers, assistive devices, and dogs on 6ft leashes are welcome. Please note that funds from this program help to cover not only costs incurred from the program itself but also help to make the Legend of Sleepy Howell possible. This longstanding community event offers a fun and safe trick-or-treating experience and helps especially those kids living in rural areas. Thank you for your support! Cost: $30/person Location: Corner of State & Church St. Time: 6pm-8pm Registration Link: https://www.howellrecreation.org/events/headless22

Sat Oct 22 Rolling Thunder Taco Dinner Fundraiser

Rolling Thunder taco dinner fundraiser Saturday October 22 time 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Vfw post 6464 Fowerville 215 veterans dr Fowerville Michigan 48836. Adults $10 12 to 6!$5.00 5 years younger free. Raffle 50/50 auction all proceeds helps veterans for more information RTMC5.president@gmail.com

Thu Oct 27 VINA Tailgate

Join us for the 14th annual Michigan - Michigan State VINA Tailgate on October 27 at Crystal Gardens Banquet Center. At the Tailgate, you can expect an expansive silent auction full of sports tickets and memorabilia, fun trips and experiences, U of M and MSU decorations, fan gear, golf packages, dollar-for-dollar gift cards and more! There's a buffet dinner of delicious tailgate food, a cash bar, various games and raffles, visits from MSU football players and tons of fun things to do during the event. It starts at 5:30 pm, don't miss out! Visit www.vinadental.org to buy tickets, sponsorships or preview auction items.

Fri Oct 28 Magic Bus concert

The American spirit centre will be hosting the magic bus band Friday Oct 28th at 7 pm.special guest is Devon multrup.tickets are 30.0 with all proceeds going to veteran building fund. We are located at 10590 grand river brighton. More info call 8105992153.

Fri Oct 28 Woodstock in brighton

The American Spirit Center will be hosting Woodstock in Brighton on October 28th 7:00 p.m. the Magic Bus band will perform all the great hits of the 60s and 70s tickets are $30 all proceeds benefit Veterans building fun for more info you can contact 810-599-2153

Sat Oct 29 Goodies on the Grand

Trunk or Treating, Activities, Food AND Outdoor Movie! At Inspiration Park, 56730 Grand River, New Hudson MI. Trunk or Treating begins at 4:30 pm, Moving begins at 6:30 pm.

Mon Oct 31 Grief Share (For All Losses)

Support and encouragement for your grief journey. 13 Monday meetings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. from Sept. 12th through Dec. 5th. Each session is "self-contained". You may join on any week. To register go to www.griefshare.org/findagroup Put in the zip code 48114 for Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church. For more info call Judy Gamary (248) 231-0922

Mon Oct 31 Little Explorers: Growing in Music Together Class

Six week class for students 18months to 5 years with caregiver. Explore fundamental musical elements including beat, rhythm, pitch contrast and tempo in fun and engaging ways as our class explores earth, sky, animals, people and cultures from around the world through music. Selections of contemporary, folk and classical music are used in age appropriate songs and movement activities. schoolforthearts.net/littleexplorers