Plant-based medicine, women’s health program

The Clarkston Farm and Garden Club invites the community to their meeting on Monday, Sept. 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Clarkston United Methodist Church Community Room, 6600 Waldon Road. The speaker for the evening will be Debbie Teasdle, RN, and master herbologist. Her program will be centered on plant-based medicine and women’s health. Teasdle […]

Magic Bus concert

Magic Bus will once again be returning to Depot Park for the “Hippie 6th Birthday” free concert tomorrow, Aug. 31, starting at 5 p.m.Clarkston native and Nashville recording artist Emily Pyscher will also be part of the show.

Next Birders meeting Aug. 30

Next Birders meeting Aug. 30

After the July meeting of the Clarkston Area Backyard Birders Club was canceled due to weather concerns, the group will try it again for the August meeting, set for next Wednesday, Aug. 30, at 6:30 p.m. in the large meeting room at the Wint Nature Center, 9501 Sashabaw Road.“Three years or so ago, we got […]

Passport fair

The Clarkston Post Office will hold a passport fair this Saturday, Aug. 26, from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. No appointment needed. The post office is located at 5799 S. Main Street.For more information, call 248-922-1764.

Native plant sale

A native plant sale is set for Saturday, Sept. 9 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Neiman’s parking lot, 7121 Dixie Highway.All sales of plants and trees benefit the Blue Heron Headwaters Conservancy.For more information, visit

Renowned speaker coming to Clarkston library for Aug. 21 talk

By Matt MackinderClarkston News Editor Greg Harden is a big name in the world of sports.A life coach and motivational speaker, Harden has history working for over 30 years with University of Michigan athletes, including seven-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady, 23-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps, and Heisman Trophy winners Desmond Howard and Charles […]

Upcoming Lake Orion concert boasts Clarkston connections

Upcoming Lake Orion concert boasts Clarkston connections

Music is in the air.The Southeastern Michigan Wind Ensemble (SEMWE) will present its free concert ‘Americana!’ on Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. from the Wildwood Amphitheater, 2700 Joslyn Court, in Lake Orion.The event is open to the public and features individuals with ties to Clarkston.Conducted by former Clarkston Director of Bands Cliff Chapman, who served […]

Art in the Village

The 51st Art in the Village is coming up Sept. 16-17.More than 80 artisans, dealers in vintage goods, and marketplace vendors will be set up in Depot Park, along with a food court, live music and children’s activities.The free event is sponsored by the Clarkston Community Historical Society, which will sell Clarkston-themed merchandise and antiques […]

Walk for Hope

Coming up Aug. 12 is the Clarkston Walk for Hope for mental health wellness and suicide prevention, 9 a.m. to noon at the Clarkston Junior High track.For more info, contact

CCS job fair

Clarkston Community Schools is holding a job fair Aug. 9 from 2-5 p.m. at Renaissance High School, 6558 Waldon Road.All support positions, including bus drivers, para pros, childcare workers, and food service employees, will be available.For more information, call 248-623-5400.