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Michigan’s Hertiage Park Opens for the Season

Michigan’s Hertiage Park Opens for the Season

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tours of Michigan’s Heritage Park begin today. The living history park, operated by the Lakeshore Museum Center, features a paved half-mile trail through the woods with historic stops along the way. During the month of May, the park will be open Monday through Friday from 10 am to 4 pm

Michigan’s Heritage Park Opens for the Season!

Michigan’s Heritage Park Opens for the Season!

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Michigan’s Heritage Park explores 10,000 years of Michigan history in a natural woodland setting in Whitehall. A gentle paved half-mile trail winds through the park with interactive encounters along the way. Historic stops include a Native American Village, Fur Trader’s Post, Civil War Camp, 1900s Farmhouse, and a Civilian Conservation Corp. site. A chicken coop […]

2016 Legislative Luncheon

2016 Legislative Luncheon

May 2 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

2016 LEGISLATIVE LUNCHEON The White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its sixteenth annual Legislative Luncheon this spring at Alcoa Plant 10, 3850 White Lake Drive, Whitehall, MI.  Again this year, there will be a time to meet and greet our invited legislators at 11:30 am for one-on-one interaction, followed by the luncheon and program at 12 […]

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Candace Law: In the Abstract

Candace Law: In the Abstract

May 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, May 5, 2016 5pm-7pm  Candace Law is presenting a unique body of work in the exhibit In the Abstract. Her work explores the world of non-objective through the use of rust, natural materials, and the encaustic process.

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Fetch Cycling Group

Fetch Cycling Group

May 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Fetch Cycling Group meets every Thursday at 6pm for bicyclists to gather together for a ride from and to Fetch with seasoned cyclists. All levels welcome. Lets hope Mother Nature gives us a break – join in the ride and refresh with a pint upon your return! Ride focused, drink Distracted.

Bike Safety Rodeo

Bike Safety Rodeo

May 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Bike Safety Rodeo hosted by Montague and Whitehall Police Departments May 19th 5:30pm – 7:30pm Montague Fire Station 5058 Wilcox St. Montague, MI 49437 Everyone who brings their own helmet will receive a FREE t-shirt! Lots of door prizes to be given away, including new bikes! Test your skills on the obstacle course, take a guided […]

Lewis Farm Market and Petting Farm Opens for the 2016 Season!

Lewis Farm Market and Petting Farm Opens for the 2016 Season!

May 5 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Spring is finally here…it’s a great time to visit Lewis Farm Market & Petting Farm!

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Annual Founder’s Day Sale

Annual Founder’s Day Sale

May 7 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Please join Home Services of White Lake in celebrating Spring with their Annual Founder’s Day Sale! In honor of their late Founder, Al Bell Saturday, May 7th Come celebrate 48 years of serving you, our customers! Stock up on your swimming pool chemicals and supplies. SALE INCLUDES: $20 off 20lb – 50lb buckets of Chlorine and […]

Facebook Friends Day at Lewis Farm Market

Facebook Friends Day at Lewis Farm Market

May 7 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Like our Lewis Farm Market & Petting Farm Facebook Page and enjoy a “SPECIAL” day at Lewis Farm Market…visit www.facebook.com/LewisFarmMarket for more details.

Kentucky Derby Party

Kentucky Derby Party

May 7 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Buzz’s Lakeside Inn opening weekend with kicks off with the Kentucky Derby! Join them for a kick-off event this year on May 7th. They’ll have live music prior to the Derby provided by Plain Jane Glory, a ladies hat contest AND we’ll be introducing our new bar menu featuring various new fresh fish baskets, flatbreads, seafood, […]

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Mother’s Day at Lewis Farm Market

Mother’s Day at Lewis Farm Market

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Celebrate Mother’s Day at Lewis Farm Market & Petting Farm.  All Mother’s receive free general admission, coffee, and a doughnut.  Thanks moms for all you do everyday!

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Growing In Grief Support Group

Growing In Grief Support Group

May 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
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You are not alone, please join us. Call us to reserve a spot for our weekly Grief Support Group in Muskegon. This group meets every Monday from 3:00pm-4:15pm. Call 231.728.3442 or 800.497.9559 or email us today. Learn Ways to Embrace the New Normal Newcomers are always welcome! Harbor Hospice, serving Muskegon, Oceana, Mason, Ottawa, and […]

Fetch Running Group

Fetch Running Group

May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us every Monday at 6pm at Fetch Brewing Company. ALL levels welcome: Runners, Walkers, or a little bit of both! The bike path is marked, so go as far as you want, and then end up back at Fetch for a pint with your new running support group!

Trivia Night!

Trivia Night!

May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Test your team’s trivia wit’s at The Book Nook & Java Shop every Monday at 6pm with DJ Jeff Schildroth!

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Candace Law: In the Abstract

Candace Law: In the Abstract

May 10 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, May 5, 2016 5pm-7pm  Candace Law is presenting a unique body of work in the exhibit In the Abstract. Her work explores the world of non-objective through the use of rust, natural materials, and the encaustic process.

Pick-Your-Own-Book Club

Pick-Your-Own-Book Club

May 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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This book club meets the second Tuesday each month at 5:30 to discuss a wide variety of books.  A topic or genre of book is chosen for each month.  Participants read any book in that category and then tell the group about it.  March topic is: read a new book published in 2015-2016.

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American Red Cross Blood Drive

American Red Cross Blood Drive

May 11 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

Blood Drive Whitehall High School 3100 White Lake Drive, Whitehall Wednesday, May 11, 2016 10:30 am – 3:00 pm

Caring for the Caregiver

Caring for the Caregiver

May 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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A special evening to honor those in a care-giving role. Please join us for a relaxing, stress-free evening of pampering!  Massages, mini-manicures, wine, cheese and desserts will be offered. Space is limited, reservations required – to reserve your spot please call Kelly at 231.736.7270 or email kstmartin@harborhospicemi.org This event is FREE to anyone in a caregiver role. […]

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Fetch Cycling Group

Fetch Cycling Group

May 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Fetch Cycling Group meets every Thursday at 6pm for bicyclists to gather together for a ride from and to Fetch with seasoned cyclists. All levels welcome. Lets hope Mother Nature gives us a break – join in the ride and refresh with a pint upon your return! Ride focused, drink Distracted.

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ON TAP. Michigan Brews. Michigan Art.

ON TAP. Michigan Brews. Michigan Art.

May 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Muskegon Museum of Art will host its third ON TAP beer, food, and art fundraising event on Saturday, May 14, from 6:00 – 9:00pm. Guests at “ON TAP. Michigan Brews. Michigan Art.” will taste craft brews from West Michigan breweries and enjoy beer-paired food samples prepared by area restaurateurs while viewing hundreds of recent artwork […]

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Growing In Grief Support Group

Growing In Grief Support Group

May 16 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
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You are not alone, please join us. Call us to reserve a spot for our weekly Grief Support Group in Muskegon. This group meets every Monday from 3:00pm-4:15pm. Call 231.728.3442 or 800.497.9559 or email us today. Learn Ways to Embrace the New Normal Newcomers are always welcome! Harbor Hospice, serving Muskegon, Oceana, Mason, Ottawa, and […]

Fetch Running Group

Fetch Running Group

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us every Monday at 6pm at Fetch Brewing Company. ALL levels welcome: Runners, Walkers, or a little bit of both! The bike path is marked, so go as far as you want, and then end up back at Fetch for a pint with your new running support group!

Trivia Night!

Trivia Night!

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Test your team’s trivia wit’s at The Book Nook & Java Shop every Monday at 6pm with DJ Jeff Schildroth!

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Candace Law: In the Abstract

Candace Law: In the Abstract

May 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, May 5, 2016 5pm-7pm  Candace Law is presenting a unique body of work in the exhibit In the Abstract. Her work explores the world of non-objective through the use of rust, natural materials, and the encaustic process.

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Chamber Board Meeting

Chamber Board Meeting

May 18 @ 7:15 am - 8:00 am

Chamber Board Member meeting at White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce

Sonus Hearing Care Professionals Grand Re-Opening!

Sonus Hearing Care Professionals Grand Re-Opening!

May 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sonus Hearing Care Professionals are moving into a new office, and you’re invited to help them settle in! Come for an Open House on Wednesday, May 18th from 9am – 6pm. A ribbon cutting will take place at 4:30pm! NEW LOCATION: 116 W. Colby Street, Suite D Whitehall, MI 49461

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The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival

The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival

May 19 - 22

The Bluegrass Gathering at The Oceana County Fairgrounds in Hart has something for everyone! Main Stage, Camping, Youth Showcase, band scramble, food & craft vendors and more! Parking lot picking all three nights, and a community Bluegrass Gospel Service Sunday morning. Dogs allowed in campsites only. No alcohol. Featuring: -New County Grass, The Williams Family Band, Out […]

Fetch Cycling Group

Fetch Cycling Group

May 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Fetch Cycling Group meets every Thursday at 6pm for bicyclists to gather together for a ride from and to Fetch with seasoned cyclists. All levels welcome. Lets hope Mother Nature gives us a break – join in the ride and refresh with a pint upon your return! Ride focused, drink Distracted.

Bike Safety Rodeo

Bike Safety Rodeo

May 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Everyone who brings their own helmet will receive a free t-shirt!! Lots of door prizes to be given away, including new bikes! Test your skills on the obstacle course. Take a guided tour with a Bike Patrol Officer. Have your bike registered with your Police Department. Free pop, popcorn, and hot dogs. Fun for the […]

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The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival

The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival

May 19 - 22

The Bluegrass Gathering at The Oceana County Fairgrounds in Hart has something for everyone! Main Stage, Camping, Youth Showcase, band scramble, food & craft vendors and more! Parking lot picking all three nights, and a community Bluegrass Gospel Service Sunday morning. Dogs allowed in campsites only. No alcohol. Featuring: -New County Grass, The Williams Family Band, Out […]

West Michigan Symphony Presents: A Study of Contrasts

West Michigan Symphony Presents: A Study of Contrasts

May 20 @ 7:30 pm
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WMS Masterworks Scott Speck, conductor Marcus Roberts Trio, guest artists Tchaikovsky: Symphony 5 Gershwin: Concerto in F, Marcus Roberts Trio Two composers, two extremely contrasting visions. Peter Tchaikovsky, obsessed with fate, pours out his soul in searing, passionate and triumphant expression. George Gershwin, obsessed with jazz, creates a combustive fusion of popular and classical idioms. […]

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The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival

The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival

May 19 - 22

The Bluegrass Gathering at The Oceana County Fairgrounds in Hart has something for everyone! Main Stage, Camping, Youth Showcase, band scramble, food & craft vendors and more! Parking lot picking all three nights, and a community Bluegrass Gospel Service Sunday morning. Dogs allowed in campsites only. No alcohol. Featuring: -New County Grass, The Williams Family Band, Out […]

Armed Forces Day at Lewis Farm Market

Armed Forces Day at Lewis Farm Market

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Lewis Farm Market & Petting Farm shows their appreciation to our Armed Forces.  Each family will receive a 4 pack of wristbands (Military ID required).  This is open to Active, Retired or Reserve US military.  Thank you to all those who have served or are currently serving!

Relay for Life

Relay for Life

May 21 @ 10:00 am

This is a community event!  All cancer survivors, caregivers and those wanting to create a world with less cancer and more birthdays and reunions are invited to attend.  There is no cost to come and walk!

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The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival

The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival

May 19 - 22

The Bluegrass Gathering at The Oceana County Fairgrounds in Hart has something for everyone! Main Stage, Camping, Youth Showcase, band scramble, food & craft vendors and more! Parking lot picking all three nights, and a community Bluegrass Gospel Service Sunday morning. Dogs allowed in campsites only. No alcohol. Featuring: -New County Grass, The Williams Family Band, Out […]

Customer Appreciation Day at Lewis Farm Market

Customer Appreciation Day at Lewis Farm Market

May 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Be appreciated at Lewis Farm Market & Petting Farm on Customer Appreciation Day and sample their delicious ASPARAGUS dishes…yum!

Poses & Pints Yoga at Fetch

Poses & Pints Yoga at Fetch

May 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Muskegon Yoga, Soulful Sudz and Fetch Brewing Co. are teaming up to bring together two well loved past times: yoga and beer drinking at Fetch! For only $10 you will get a 1 hour vinyasa yoga class (all levels welcome) and a level one beer. Bring your yoga mat and a friend, enjoy a yoga […]

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Growing In Grief Support Group

Growing In Grief Support Group

May 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
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You are not alone, please join us. Call us to reserve a spot for our weekly Grief Support Group in Muskegon. This group meets every Monday from 3:00pm-4:15pm. Call 231.728.3442 or 800.497.9559 or email us today. Learn Ways to Embrace the New Normal Newcomers are always welcome! Harbor Hospice, serving Muskegon, Oceana, Mason, Ottawa, and […]

Fetch Running Group

Fetch Running Group

May 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us every Monday at 6pm at Fetch Brewing Company. ALL levels welcome: Runners, Walkers, or a little bit of both! The bike path is marked, so go as far as you want, and then end up back at Fetch for a pint with your new running support group!

Trivia Night!

Trivia Night!

May 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Test your team’s trivia wit’s at The Book Nook & Java Shop every Monday at 6pm with DJ Jeff Schildroth!

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Candace Law: In the Abstract

Candace Law: In the Abstract

May 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, May 5, 2016 5pm-7pm  Candace Law is presenting a unique body of work in the exhibit In the Abstract. Her work explores the world of non-objective through the use of rust, natural materials, and the encaustic process.

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Fetch Cycling Group

Fetch Cycling Group

May 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Fetch Cycling Group meets every Thursday at 6pm for bicyclists to gather together for a ride from and to Fetch with seasoned cyclists. All levels welcome. Lets hope Mother Nature gives us a break – join in the ride and refresh with a pint upon your return! Ride focused, drink Distracted.

Team Trivia @ Pub 111

Team Trivia @ Pub 111

May 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Every Thursday night 7-9pm at Pub 111 in Downtown Whitehall!

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Vincent Hayes at Fetch Brewing Co.

Vincent Hayes at Fetch Brewing Co.

May 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Live music!

DJ Jeff @ Pub 111

DJ Jeff @ Pub 111

May 27 @ 9:30 pm

DJ Jeff playing requests all night long at Pub 111 in Downtown Whitehall!! Dance floor is open for your enjoyment!!

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Be a Tourist in Your Own Backyard

Be a Tourist in Your Own Backyard

May 28 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free admission and tours available at the following Muskegon County museums: C&O Railroad Caboose Museum: 124 W. Hanson St, Whitehall – 9am-3pm Dr. Meinhardi’s Apothecary Shop: 124 W. Hanson St, Whitehall – 9am-3pm Hackley & Hume Historic Site: 484 W. Webster Ave, Muskegon – 10am-4pm James Jackson Museum of African American History: 7 E. Center […]

Live Band @ Pub 111

Live Band @ Pub 111

May 28 @ 9:30 am

Saturday nights at Pub 111 bring live music and dancing! Here is the schedule of bands performing: May 28th – Foundation (classic rock and dance style music) June 4th – Big Cadillac (classic rock) June 11th – Slyder (country rock) June 18th – Electric Red (80’s, 90’s, and now rock band) June 25th – Skee […]

Don’t Just Ride, Ride To Remember! Charity Bike Ride

Don’t Just Ride, Ride To Remember! Charity Bike Ride

May 28 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Proceeds benefiting the Leila and Cyrus Poppen Hospice Residence, celebrating 10 Years of Hospice Care! Please join us and our sponsors for this family-friendly bike ride during the Fruitport Old Fashioned Days.   This beautiful 15-mile bike ride around Spring Lake starts at Fruitport High School and ends in Pamona Park. (Riders under the age of […]

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Memorial Day Parade

Memorial Day Parade

May 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Memorial Day Parades in Whitehall and Montague will begin at 10:30am and conclude with a combined service at Covell Park in Whitehall at 11am.

Growing In Grief Support Group

Growing In Grief Support Group

May 30 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
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You are not alone, please join us. Call us to reserve a spot for our weekly Grief Support Group in Muskegon. This group meets every Monday from 3:00pm-4:15pm. Call 231.728.3442 or 800.497.9559 or email us today. Learn Ways to Embrace the New Normal Newcomers are always welcome! Harbor Hospice, serving Muskegon, Oceana, Mason, Ottawa, and […]

Fetch Running Group

Fetch Running Group

May 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us every Monday at 6pm at Fetch Brewing Company. ALL levels welcome: Runners, Walkers, or a little bit of both! The bike path is marked, so go as far as you want, and then end up back at Fetch for a pint with your new running support group!

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Candace Law: In the Abstract

Candace Law: In the Abstract

May 31 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, May 5, 2016 5pm-7pm  Candace Law is presenting a unique body of work in the exhibit In the Abstract. Her work explores the world of non-objective through the use of rust, natural materials, and the encaustic process.

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    Plain Jane Glory @ Fetch

    June 4 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm