Club to host Christmas cookie sale - The St. Mary’s Women’s Club will host a Christmas cookie sale on Saturday, Dec. 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the St. Mary’s Family Center.
COA to conduct lunch event in Lovells - The community is invited to the Crawford County Commission on Aging’s (COA) Lovells Satellite Meal on Friday, Dec. 16, at noon at the Lovells Township Hall. The lunch includes chicken cordon bleu, mashed potatoes, green beans, and peaches. The cost of the lunch is a suggested donation of $3 for those 60 and over and $5 for those under 60. Munson Home Health will provide blood pressure and sugar checks, and bingo will be played after the meal. Call COA at (989) 348-7123 for a reservation. The Lovells Township Building is located at 8405 Twin Bridge Road.
Church to host children’s program musical - The Grayling Baptist Church is hosting a children’s program, The Bethlehem Project Musical, on Sunday, Dec. 18. Dinner is at 5 p.m. and the program will follow at 6 p.m.
Pancake fundraiser to benefit Robovikes - A pancake fundraiser for the Grayling Robovikes will be held at the Grayling McDonald’s on Wednesday, Dec. 14, from 6-8 p.m. All you can eat pancakes with a sausage and drink. Cost is $5 per person or $20 for a family of six.
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