Shred Day to be held at Spike’s - Join the Crawford County Commission on Aging and Michelson Memorial United Methodist Church Relay for Life Team for the 2nd Annual Community Shred Day on Saturday, July 8, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the parking lot of Spike’s Keg ‘O’ Nails, 301 N. James Street. Shred Experts, LLC will be on-site providing document destruction for individual households on a donation basis. Suggested donations of $10 for a 13 gallon-size bag or box and $15 for a 40 gallon-size bag or box will be collected on site. Paper clips and staples do not need to be removed prior to shredding; however there is a limit of four bags/boxes per household. All funds raised will go to Relay for Life and the Crawford County Commission on Aging and Senior Center. For more information, contact Jennifer Bricker at (989) 348-7123.
Next Free Food Truck will be July 8 - Mt. Hope Lutheran Church of Grayling will sponsor its third Free Food Truck of the summer on Saturday, July 8, at 11 a.m. in the church parking lot. It is open to all Crawford County residents with a picture ID.
Blood Drive to be held at American Legion - The Grayling American Legion, located at 106 James Street, will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive from 12-5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, July 5.
Have an upcoming event? Announce it here - Do you have an upcoming event to announce in the Briefs? The basic guidelines: Must be a public event in Crawford County. Upcoming event announcements can run one time in the Briefs. Public events or services that are ongoing may run once per month. Deadline for submission is noon on Monday each week. Submit Brief items to the Avalanche via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or in person at the Avalanche office (102 Michigan Avenue). Please provide event date, time, place, appropriate details, a contact person’s email address, and a contact person’s phone number.