Home visits, dementia webinar, car shows in June


Wristbands are on sale for the Irish Hills Lake & Home Tour which will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on June 25. There are seven Irish Hills lakes to visit this year, each guided by a knowledgeable estate agent by pontoon boat. Go to IrishHills.com to purchase your bracelet or call the chamber office at 517-592-8907. This event is presented by Christoff & Sons Floor Covering.

Regional Agency 2 on Aging is hosting Dementia Friends online training, a 1.5-hour webinar from noon to 1:30 p.m. on June 8. Everyone can benefit from a better understanding of dementia and how to interact with people with this condition. This is an excellent introductory session for all employees, board members, new employees and the general public. To register or arrange online training for your staff or organization, contact Regional Agency 2 on Aging at 517-592-1974 or [email protected].

Wednesday Auto Shows return to the Brooklyn Big Boy from 5-8 p.m. starting May 25 and feature a live disc jockey, 50/50 raffles and driver prizes. Call 517-592-3212 for more information.

The McCourtie Park Market will be held Saturday through October 1. McCourtie Park is located at 10426 S. Jackson Road, Cement City. If you are interested in becoming a seller, please call the Somerset Township offices at 517-688-9223.

The Jackson District Library Bookmobile will be at the Norvell Township Senior Lunch Center on the first Wednesday of each month. The next date is June 1 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The Senior Lunch Center is located at 300 Mill St. in Norvell Township.

Did you know that the Sandbar Café, Coffee & Creamery offers take-out dinners? Just go to their website, sandbarcafe.cafe and order online before 10 a.m. the day you want to pick it up, Monday to Thursday. Sandbar Cafe is located in Manitou Beach Village.

Bike nights return to the Artesian Wells Sports Tavern from 6-11 p.m. Thursdays, with live music on their large outdoor patio. Go to thewellstavern.net for more information.

The Irish Hills Eagles have the following promotions coming up: On Wednesday, May 25, they are offering $1 coney dogs for members only, all day. On Friday, May 27, from 5-7 p.m., they will have quarter chicken dinners with potato salad and baked beans, and the public is welcome. They are also hosting an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon on Sunday, May 29. Adults are $7 and children under 10 are only $3. The public is welcome. The Irish Hills Eagles are at 9500 Wamplers Lake Road, Brooklyn.

The Irish Hills Regional Chamber Ambassadors are hosting a happy hour for new members from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 26 at Jerry’s Pub & Restaurant. Whether you are a new member, a potential member or a current member, come discover how to make the most of the advantages of your room. Register on IrishHills.com or call Diana at 517-592-8907.

Cindy Hubbell is President and CEO of the Irish Hills Regional Chamber of Commerce. Her office is located at 124 S. Main St., Brooklyn, and she can be reached at www.IrishHills.com or by calling 517-592-8907.


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