Shop for nature

Join the Clarkston-based Blue Heron Headwaters online auction, which started on Sept. 28 and will run until noon on Oct. 8. The organization’s in-person open house is Oct. 7 at the Gateway, 7150 N. Main St. Light refreshments and music will be provided. Auction and open house tickets can be purchased at

Lacrosse golf outing

The Friends of Clarkston Lacrosse Golf Outing is Oct. 9 at the Fountains Golf Course, 6060 Maybee Road, beginning at 9 a.m. This fundraiser helps support lacrosse activities for all Clarkston lacrosse players, boys and girls, from third grade through high school. Register online at

Vaping study

Want to be free of vaping? A PhD student is looking for pilot study participants for “Escape the Vape” program, at no charge. Clarkston United Methodist Church, 6600 Waldon Road, will host the six-week study. For more info contact Audrey Grier at or 248-310-9515.

Taking a walk into the past at township cemetery

Taking a walk into the past at township cemetery

By Joette Kunse Special to the Clarkston News It’s time to make a visit to Lakeview Cemetery for the second annual Lakeview Cemetery Walk on Oct. 9 The walk starts at 1 p.m. with the last tour at 3:45 p.m. This year’s event will feature seven volunteer actors representing Clarkston’s Civil War veterans who are […]

Garden Club meeting

Cheryl English, owner of Black Cat Pottery in Detroit, will be the speaker at the Clarkston Farm and Garden Club’s Oct. 3 meeting at the Clarkston United Methodist Church, located 6600 Waldon Road. The social time begins at 9 a.m. and the meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. The community is invited.

Open forum

Sue Camilari will be hosting a forum for the area on September 29 at 9 a.m. at Waterford Township Hall, featuring Robin McGregor and Mike Harris, who are running for the 52nd District House seat, which represents Clarkston and Independence Township.

Going to the birds

The next meeting of the Clarkston Area Backyard Birders Club is Sept. 28 at 6:30 p.m. from the Wint Nature Center, located at 9501 Sashabaw Road. “We’re fortunate to be able to meet in the spacious natural surroundings of Independence Oaks County Park and especially in the outstanding facilities of Wint Nature Center,” said club […]

Chamber fundraiser

The Women “Seeing” Clarkston fundraiser is coming up on Sept. 30 from 4-7:30 p.m. at the Clarkston Family Farm. Hosted by Premier Eyecare and in collaboration with the Clarkston Area Chamber of Commerce, the event will further support the farm and Neighbor for Neighbor. Tickets are $55 or two for $100 (pay online or make […]

Bucks for Buses

Tonight, Sept. 14, starting at 5:30 p.m., the annual Bucks for Buses fundraiser is held at the Brady Lodge in Bay Court Park, 6970 Andersonville Road. The goal is to support transportation services for seniors and disabled adults in Independence Township, Springfield Township and the City of the Village of Clarkston. The $35 ticket includes […]

It’s showtime!

Clarkston Village Players opened its 61st season with Sam Bobrick’s comedy “Getting Sara Married,” a comedy about a lawyer who is too busy for a relationship, but her aunt wants her to get married. The play runs Sept. 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24 at the Depot Theatre, 4861 White Lake Road. Tickets: 248-625-5842.

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