Parks job fair

Independence Township Parks, Recreation and Seniors will be having their annual Job Fair on Friday, Jan. 25, from 1-6 p.m. in the Township Hall Board Office, 6483 Waldon Center Drive. Stop by and chat with hiring supervisors and learn about all the opportunities coming up in the parks, youth sports, day camp, beach, senior center […]

Birders club

Clarkston-area Backyard Birders Club’s first meeting of 2019, Jan. 30, will feature accumulated interesting sightings, questions, and recommendations for the year’s shedule. “We’ve gotten quite a mixture of very unusual sightings recently, and many questions and concerns about the behavior of birds at the feeders in the unusual weather in our area this winter,” said […]

Coat, blanket drive

Hidden Lakes Apartments is collecting coats, gently used blankets, hats, gloves, scarves, boots, and new socks in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., Jan. 21-Feb. 8. “Last year, thanks to the wonderful donations made by the residents at Hidden Lakes, Dart Properties employees, and residents of Clarkston, we collected over 100 coats and donated them […]

Volunteers to count stoneflies

The Clinton River Watershed Council (CRWC) will host their annual Winter Stonefly Search on Saturday, Jan. 26. “For our Stonefly Search, we have a couple possible sites planned for in the immediate Clarkston area,” said Eric Diesing, Watershed Ecologist. “I have up to 17 sites, three of which are in the Clarkston area available if […]

New music videos at Clarkston Idol

The Clarkston A Cappella program will unveil their first professionally produced music videos this Saturday, at Clarkston Idol. The videos by Detroit Voice and Clarkston Synergy were recorded professionally and then shot at Camp A Cappella this past summer in Ohio. The videos, “Karmastition” by Detroit Voice, originally by Alicia Keys and Stevie Wonder, and […]

Technology answers

This Saturday, Jan. 5, from 3:30-5:30 p.m., the Clarkston Independence District Library will host a Technology Question & Answer program. Bring your electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, etc. and ask any questions to learn how to use the devices more effectively. They can also learn advanced tips and tricks to get the most […]

“Laura” on stage

Clarkston Village Players are preparing to present Laura by Vera Caspary and George Sklar on stage at Depot Theater. Based on the 1942 novel and film noire, the classic mystery centers on the murder of a beautiful and successful advertising executive. The investigating detective finds himself fascinated by the victim’s portrait and life, discovering quickly […]

New yoga sessions

The International Buddha Dharma Society for Cosmic Law, 7500 Village Court in Springfield Township, is adding yoga sessions in the new year. There will be a mixed session of Slow Flow Yoga, Yin Yoga and guided meditation, 6:30-8 p.m., Monday to Thursday. Classes are free, but donations to IBDSCL will be accepted. Classes will begin […]

Open auditions

Clarkston Village Players hosts open auditions for their March 2019 production of Something to Hide by Leslie Sands on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 6 p.m.; and Monday, Dec. 17, at 7 p.m., at Depot Theatre, 4861 White Lake Road. Actors may attend one or both nights of auditions and must be 18 years or older. […]

Elves at theater

The Clarkston High School Drama Club, with special guest the CHS Mime Troupe in cooperation with Clarkston Village Players, presents the 2018 Children’s Theatre and MIME tour production of The Elves and the Shoemaker by Karen Boettcher-Tate, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m, and 3 p.m.; and Sunday, Dec. 9, 11:30 a.m. and […]