On Deck Saturdays kick off on March 16

On Deck Saturdays kick off on March 16

Dream big, dream early!  Dillman & Upton’s On Deck Saturdays kick off on March 16 from 10 am to 2 pm in Downtown Rochester. Meet several pro builders in one place and see all the latest deck materials. You can even get an estimate on professional installation costs while you enjoy a free hot dog […]

Park presentation

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.

Annual meeting for land conservancy

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 […]

Jazz concert with Clarkston Community Band

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 […]

Bluebirds at birders club

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 […]

Recycling event

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; […]

Hairspray on stage

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’ fundraiser

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, […]

Learn about Civil War coins with club

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 […]

No birders meeting

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.