The Friends of Depot Park Committee hosts a presentation of its vision and the grant-writing process for the park,with public input session, at the Clarkston Independence District Library, 6495 Clarkston Road, at 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 21.
Dr. Peter Blank, local ecologist, hosts the Annual Meeting of the North Oakland Headwaters Land Conservancy, Saturday, Feb. 23, in the social hall of the Church of the Resurrection, 6490 Clarkston Road. The event will run from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. and will include a presentation by Dr. Blank, a recap of the conservation work NOHLC […]
The Clarkston Community Band presents “All that Jazz” on Tuesday, March 19, at 7 p.m. at the Clarkston High School Performing Arts Center, 6093 Flemings Lake Road. The band, under the direction of Shelley Schwarder Roland, will perform with special musical guest Dave Bennett Combo. Bennett is a Billboard Jazz Chart top 25 musician, featured […]
The Clarkston-Area Backyard Birders Club will meet on Wednesday, Feb. 27, indoors in the atrium of The Gateway Lifestyle Shops at 7150 N. Main Street. “We’ll have a presentation by Mark Jones, who has been monitoring bluebird boxes for nearly 30 years,” said Bob McGowan, founder and president of the Club. “Mark has new information […]
Sashabaw Middle School is hosting a Electronics Recycling Event, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on March 2. No cost, but donations are accepted and will benefit Academic Service Learning Projects at the middle school. Items accepted include computers and servers; cellular phones and accessories; rechargeable batteries; satellite receiver boxes; switches and routers; computer cords and cables; […]
Clarkston High School Drama Club presents the Broadway musical “Hairspray.” with shows from Feb. 14-17. The production is based on the New Line Cinema film written and directed by John Waters in cooperation with Music Theatre International and is rated PG-13. Evening performances are Feb. 14, 15, and 16 at 7 p.m.; and matinee performances […]
Angels’ Place Race hosts a fundraiser on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 5-9 p.m. at Mr. B’s Roadhouse, 6761 S. Dixie Highway. A portion of customers’ total bill will go towards the race, which supports people with developmental disabilities in the community. Angels’ Place Race, which includes a 1-mile Family Fun Run, 5K Bruce Clifton Run, […]
Clarkston Area Numismatic Society presents the educational talk Civil War Merchant and Political Tokens by Mr. Ernest Nagy, national and regional competitive exhibitor, researcher, and immediate past-president of Michigan Token and Medal Society, on Tuesday, March 12, 6:30 p.m., at LDS Church, 5464 Waterford Road at Maybee Road. The presentation will include examples of one-cent […]
The forecast is for bitter cold temperatures, so the Jan. 30 meeting of the Clarkston-area Backyard Birders Club has been cancelled. All the topics to have been discussed will keep until Feb. 27, said club President Bob McGowan. The club meets in the atrium of The Gateway, 7150 N Main Street.
Clarkston Area Youth Assistance (CAYA) is hosting its annual charity Bowl-A-Thon from 1-4 p.m. on Feb. 24 at Cherry Hill Lanes, 6697 Dixie Highway. CAYA offers full time case worker services in the schools, an after school homework club, an annual youth recognition event, a Mentor’s Plus program, Family Education and “Pinwheels for Prevention.” The […]