Newberry Country Club

2017-10-19 - 2019-10-31 Community Dinner

2018-01-15 - 2025-01-15 Tahquamenon Friends of the Library

2018-01-29 - 2025-01-29 Luce-West Mackinac County Fair Board Meeting

2018-01-29 - 2025-01-29 Alzheimer Caregivers Support Group

2018-01-29 - 2025-01-29 Luce County Parks & Recreation Board Meeting

2018-01-29 - 2025-01-29 First Baptist Baby Pantry

2018-01-29 - 2021-01-29 Parkinson's Support Group

2018-01-29 - 2025-01-29 First Baptist Baby Pantry

2018-01-30 - 2025-01-30 Great Lakes Recovery Center Peer Support Services

2018-02-01 - 2025-02-01 T.O.P.S. Meeting

2018-02-01 - 2025-02-01 Newberry American Legion Euchre

2018-02-05 - 2025-02-05 Lions Club Meeting

2018-02-05 - 2025-02-05 Lions Club Meeting

2018-02-06 - 2025-02-06 Luce County Parks and Recreation Department Board Meeting

2018-02-07 - 2025-02-07 Newberry Ambassadors Meeting

2018-02-08 - 2025-02-08 Tahquamenon Area Senior Citizens Meeting

2018-02-08 - 2025-02-08 American Legion Post 74 Meeting

2018-02-14 - 2025-02-14 Library Advisory Board

2018-03-13 - 2019-03-13 Water & Light Board Meeting

2018-03-19 - 2020-03-19 Village Council Meeting

2018-11-05 - 2018-12-14 Warm Hands, Warm Hearts

2018-11-19 - 2020-11-19 Blood Drive

2018-12-11 Pizza Night at the Eagles

2018-12-11 Pizza Night at the Eagles

2018-12-14 Eat Drink & Be Ugly Sweater Party

2018-12-18 Luce West Mackinac County Fair Board Annual Meeting

2018-12-20 Cub Scout Meeting and Sign Up

2019-01-01 First Hike in 2019!

2019-01-04 - 2019-01-05 Zig Zeiter at Chamberlin's Ole Forest Inn

2019-01-12 Ski-Jor Demo Day (Lower Falls)

2019-01-26 Romp in the Snow on the River Mouth Trail

2019-02-03 - 2019-02-06 Winter Photography Adventure with Natures Kennel

2019-02-09 For the Love of Hiking

2019-06-26 - 2019-06-27 The Rough & Tumble at Chamberlin's

2019-08-03 2nd Annual 906 Festival

North of 45 Writers Retreat

Date and Time

Date: 2018-04-26 through 2018-04-29.

Description:

The 9th Annual North of 45 Retreat for Writers will be held April 26 – 29, 2018 in Curtis, MI with its primary sponsors, Chamberlin’s Ole Forest Inn and Erickson Center for the Arts, hosting. Additional support comes from a variety of area businesses, and individuals.
The all-inclusive retreat features workshops taught by notable authors to challenge and encourage writers of all genres and levels of experience. Participants have opportunities to read their work aloud and receive feedback from their peers that is both affirming and constructive. North of 45 Retreat attendees enjoy stretches of time to relax, write, or simply enjoy the company of other writers.
Any adult who has a passion for writing, a desire to pursue the craft, or who feels a need to get away from the distractions of everyday living to explore and/or indulge their interest is welcome. “The retreat is for adults who write, or are interested in writing,” said AnnMarie Rowland, who has directed the retreat since its inception in 2010. “Whether it’s poetry, fiction, or non-fiction…whether you’re a well-published author or just beginning… North of 45 is for you.”
Leading workshops for the April 2018 event will be Heather Shumaker and Russell Thorburn.
Shumaker is a national speaker who’s been writing professionally since 1996. She started writing for radio, and her publications include New York Post, Organic Gardening, Parenting, Pregnancy, Huffington Post and others. She's the author of two books on renegade parenting: It's OK to Go Up the Slide (Tarcher/Penguin Random House) and It’s OK Not to Share (Tarcher/Penguin). She is also the author of Saving Arcadia, a Great Lakes conservation adventure story, (Wayne State University Press), and has worked for a variety of environmental nonprofits.
Heather once worked as a milkmaid, sailor, llama trekking guide, and fire crew, as well as a garbage worker in Antarctica, at the U.S. South Pole station. She holds a BA in sociology/anthropology from Swarthmore College and an MS in land resources from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She lives in Traverse City, MI with her husband and two children.
Russell Thorburn is the first Poet Laureate of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. A playwright as well as a poet, Thorburn is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in poetry. He started writing poetry in 5th grade, and now teaches composition and film at Northern Michigan University, and is an independent manuscript editor and consultant whose clients have published numerous books with national presses in the U.S. and Canada. Thorburn’s own poetry can be found in these books: Approximate Desire, (New Issues Poetry & Prose), Father, Tell Me I Have Not Aged, (Marick Press), The Drunken Piano (March Street Press), The Whole Tree as Told to the Backyard, and Misfit Hearts (Rocky Shore Books). He lives in Marquette, Michigan, with his wife and son. AnnMarie Rowland is a columnist, poet, songwriter, writing workshop leader, and touring musician. In addition to the North of 45 Retreat for Writers, she is the director of Johnathan Rand’s Author Quest; a camp for young writers, and Word Compass Retreat for Writers. Her work appears regularly in several regional magazines and newspapers. She lives in Coldwater, MI and Owen Sound, Ontario. An Authors’ Read will take place at the Erickson Center on Friday, April 27th at 7:00 pm as part of the event, when North of 45 Retreat staff writers will read from their own work. The public is encouraged to attend.
For more information about the North of 45 Retreat, to register, or to become a sponsor, please contact Kelly Chamberlin.
800-292-0440 / 906.586.6000/ www.ericksoncenter.org www.chamberlinsinn.com


Upcoming Events

Community Dinner

Every Third Thursday from 19 Oct. 2017 to 31 Oct. 2019.

First Presbyterian Church 113 W John Street Newberry MI
For More Information Call 293 5631.
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Tahquamenon Friends of the Library

Every Third Tuesday from 15 Jan. 2018 to 15 Jan. 2025.

At the Library at Tahquamenon Area Schools
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Parkinson's Support Group

Every Last Monday from 29 Jan. 2018 to 29 Jan. 2021.

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First Baptist Baby Pantry

Every Second Monday from 29 Jan. 2018 to 29 Jan. 2025.

First Baptist Church Baby Pantry, 2nd & 4th Monday of each month, 11am-1pm at The First Baptist Church, 116 E. McMillan, Newberry. Use entrance off Handy St. For parents of children ages 2 and under. For more information call 906-293-5641 Tuesday-Friday from 10am-noon.
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First Baptist Baby Pantry

Every Fourth Monday from 29 Jan. 2018 to 29 Jan. 2025.

First Baptist Church Baby Pantry, 2nd & 4th Monday of each month, 11am-1pm at The First Baptist Church, 116 E. McMillan, Newberry. Use entrance off Handy St. For parents of children ages 2 and under. For more information call 906-293-5641 Tuesday-Friday from 10am-noon.
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Luce County Parks & Recreation Board Meeting

Every Second Monday from 29 Jan. 2018 to 29 Jan. 2025.

In the Commissioners Room of the Luce County Government Building, 407 W. Harrie St.
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Alzheimer Caregivers Support Group

Every Last Monday from 29 Jan. 2018 to 29 Jan. 2025.

Please see attached flyer for more information
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Luce-West Mackinac County Fair Board Meeting

Every Third Monday from 29 Jan. 2018 to 29 Jan. 2025.

The Luce-West Mackinac County Fair Board meets the 3rd Monday each month at 6pm in the basement of the Newberry Community Building, 405 Newberry Avenue, Newberry. For more information call 293-8785 or 293-8955.
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Great Lakes Recovery Center Peer Support Services

On Tuesday from 30 Jan. 2018 to 30 Jan. 2025.

Great Lakes Recovery Center provides Peer Support Services in the Newberry area. Peer Support focuses on providing an environment where people from the community, who are living in recovery, work with people who are currently receiving treatment for a substance abuse disorder. These Community based Peer Recovery Specialists serve as a resource and support system for others who are currently in treatment and who are living in recovery. Group meetings 6:30pm-8:00pm, individuals are by appointment. Call (906) 632-9809 to schedule or 906-293-1622 for more information.
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T.O.P.S. Meeting

On Thursday from 1 Feb. 2018 to 1 Feb. 2025.

T.O.P.S. (Take off pounds sensibly) meets at St. Gregory's Catholic Church in Newberry at 10:00am. Weigh in from 9:00-10:00am with meeting following. Cost is very little. Mem, women, and teens are welcome. Call 293-5785 or 293-1510 for more information.
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Newberry American Legion Euchre

On Thursday from 1 Feb. 2018 to 1 Feb. 2025.

Newberry American Legion Post 74 will be hosting Euchre, 6:00 pm. Public welcome - minimal entry fee. For more information call The Newberry American Legion Post 74 at 293-8711.
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Lions Club Meeting

Every First Monday from 5 Feb. 2018 to 5 Feb. 2025.

The Lions Club meets at Zellar's Village Inn the 1st and3rd Mondays each monthat 6pm. For more information call Sharon Lemaire at 293-3020.
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Lions Club Meeting

Every Third Monday from 5 Feb. 2018 to 5 Feb. 2025.

The Lions Club meets at Zellar's Village Inn the 1st and3rd Mondays each monthat 6pm. For more information call Sharon Lemaire at 293-3020.
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Luce County Parks and Recreation Department Board Meeting

Every Second Monday from 6 Feb. 2018 to 6 Feb. 2025.

The Luce County Parks and Recreation Department Board meets the 2nd Monday each monthat 4:30 in the Commissioners Room of the Luce County Government Building, 407 West Harrie Street, Newberry.
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Newberry Ambassadors Meeting

Every First Wednesday from 7 Feb. 2018 to 7 Feb. 2025.

Come welcome new businesses to Newberry.
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American Legion Post 74 Meeting

Every Second Thursday from 8 Feb. 2018 to 8 Feb. 2025.

The Newberry American Legion Post 74 meets the 2nd Thursday each month at 6:30pm at The American Legion on M-123.
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Tahquamenon Area Senior Citizens Meeting

Every Second Thursday from 8 Feb. 2018 to 8 Feb. 2025.

Pot luck starts at noon, meeting follows at 1PM at the Senior Citizens center across from Rahilly's IGA.
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Library Advisory Board

Every Second Wednesday from 14 Feb. 2018 to 14 Feb. 2025.

Held at the Library at TAS.
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Water & Light Board Meeting

Every Second Tuesday from 13 Mar. 2018 to 13 Mar. 2019.

Village of Newberry Water & Light Board Meeting at the Village Offices in Newberry
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Village Council Meeting

Every Third Monday from 19 Mar. 2018 to 19 Mar. 2020.

Village of Newberry Council Meeting. 3rd Monday of every month at the Village offices in Newberry.
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Warm Hands, Warm Hearts

5 Nov. 2018

Childrens Trust Fund is partnering with Helen Newberry Joy Hospital, Newberry Motors, 1450 WNBY, and Tahquamenon Area Credit Union for the Warm Hands, Warm Hearts campaign to provide much-needed items to children and families in our region. New this year, besides mittens, scarves, and hats, we are looking for donations of socks and underwear. All items must be new or handmade. God's Country Cooperative Parish will be distributing all collected items during their warm clothing drives. Donations are accepted at participating locations from November 5th December 14th.
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Blood Drive

19 Nov. 2018

Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. It is essential for surgeries, cancer treatment, chronic illnesses, and traumatic injuries. Your donation makes a difference. Please consider donating on Monday, November 19th from 2PM-6PM in the Huron Conference Room. If you have questions, please call Mary Nutkins at 906.293.8438
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Pizza Night at the Eagles

11 Dec. 2018

12 inch made to order pizza
Prices start at $11.00 (up to 5 toppings)
Cheezy bread $7.00
Dine in or takeout available
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Pizza Night at the Eagles

11 Dec. 2018

12 inch made to order pizza
Prices start at $11.00 (up to 5 toppings)
Cheezy bread $7.00
Dine in or takeout available
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Eat Drink & Be Ugly Sweater Party

14 Dec. 2018

Eat, Drink & Be Ugly!
Ugly Sweater Party
6:00pm
Music by: Key Change
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Luce West Mackinac County Fair Board Annual Meeting

18 Dec. 2018

The Annual Meeting of the Luce West Mackinac County Fair Board will meet December 18, 2018 starting at 6pm at 13185 M-28 Newberry, MI
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Cub Scout Meeting and Sign Up

20 Dec. 2018

It's not too late to join!
Learn more about the benefits of Cub Scouts for the entire family and register to join on-site!
McMillan Lodge No.400
103 W John St, Newberry, MI 49868
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First Hike in 2019!

1 Jan. 2019

Celebrate the New Year with a hike on the NCT! Get an early start in fulfilling the 2019 Hike 100 Challenge!
We will meet on Tahqua Trail Road about 3/4 mile west of M-123 on the north shore of the Tahquamenon River near the river mouth and hike on the trail along the river.
Bring clothing appropriate for the weather, snow shoes or cross country skis, water and a camera.
Bring a friend or two! (Or make a friend or two!)
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Zig Zeiter at Chamberlin's Ole Forest Inn

4 Jan. 2019

A Smokin' Sleddog Records Artist Event
Zig Zeitler at Chamberlin's Ole Forest Inn
a Perfect Pairing of Great Food - Great Drinks - Great Music, all at an Amazing Location!
Known throughout the Music World
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