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Volume 43 • Number 22
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Board approves budget; teachers, administrators get pay increase
Market in Full Swing
By Kate Bassett Harbor Light Newspaper
On Monday, June 23, the Harbor Springs Board of Education approved administrator, support staff, and teacher contracts for the 20142015 academic year, as well as the the 2013-2014 amended budget and the 2014-2015 operational budget. “A lot of work went into this,” superintendent Mark Tompkins said, noting he is “hopeful” the district will soon begin to operate “in the black” again, after several years of deficit spending due to increased expenses and a decrease in revenues (a result of a drop in taxable values). According the the preliminary budget-- it will be amended several times over the course of the year-in 2014-2015, the district will likely operate in a deficit of $161,448, using fund balance (savings) to cover the difference. As of June 2014, the district has some $2.3 million in its fund balance (only $1.8 million of which is “spendable”). “Tonight, we are looking at just a template for the future,” Tompkins said of the budget numbers. “It’s our best guess, and it is very conservative.” District financial manager Pam Gibson explained that because the district relies on non-homestead property taxes as its main source of revenue, it is a challenge to pinpoint exact numbers at this point in the year. “There is a July Board of Review (for tax appeals) and another one in December,” Gibson said. “A lot of changes can happen that are out of our control, and sometimes we just don’t have the information. It’s a challenge.” -CONTINUED on page 2.
Applicants sought to fill resigned school board seat The Harbor Springs Board of Education is currently seeking community members interested in filing a school board seat, following Julie Cupps resignation. The board will appoint a trustee to fill the remainder of Cupp’s term, which expires in December, 2014. Anyone who is interested must send an email to superintendent Mark Tompkins by July 10 at 3 p.m. Candidates will be interviewed on July 14 at 5 p.m., and the Board of Education will select a trustee at their monthly meeting which will directly follow the interviews at 7p.m. in the middle school’s large group instruction room. Anyone wishing to run for the -CONTINUED on page 2.
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Summer kicks into high gear with festivals, Fourth and fun Summer has officially arrived, and with it, a flurry of small town traditions and events. From downtown music to Fourth of July Festivities, here’s a rundown of what’s happening in the coming weeks: Wednesday, June 25 - Blessing of the Fleet and Summer White Party will take place beginning at 6:00 pm with the Blessing on the harbor followed by the White Party at 7:00 pm at the Boathouse of Harbor Springs. For more information call the Harbor Springs Historical Society at 231-526-9771 Thursday, June 26- Street Musique kicks off it’s season with a host of great artists including the Younce Guitar Duo, Atwood Green Band, Hanna Stoppel, He Said/She Said and Tommy Tropic. Street Musique happens every Thursday all summer long from 7-9 p.m. For more information, visit www.streetmusique. com. Thursday, June 26- Harbor Springs Fine Art Gallery Tour will take place, starting at 7 p.m. The Gallery Walk includes 13 shops with art and antiques on display, as well as gourmet bites and refreshments.
Downtown is bursting with good food, good tunes, and good folks-- especially on Wednesday and Saturday mornings during the Harbor Springs Farmers Market. Now in its fifth year downtown, the market is more than a place to buy fresh produce, meats, meals and more. Everything from weekly musicians, working artists, and cooking classes are part of the experience, as well as Market Sprouts programs for kids, and the chance to catch up with neighbors and friends. Each week the Harbor Light Newspaper features a market report; catch this week’s on page 8. (Harbor Light photo/Mark Flemming)
Harbor grad battling brain cancer; finds outpouring of compassionate support Editor’s Note: One of the most important jobs of a community newspaper is that of building conInventory nections. Sometimes it is through celebrations, Clearance informative articles, or feaMen and Women tures on the people, places, or organizationsHilda that play important roles in our area. winterit hours 11-5 Sometimes, however, is also about speaking up for Mon-sat those we know and love who address phone are in need. Longtime staff member Mark Flemming is sharing just such a story here, about Harbor Springs graduate and close friend, Tyler Phillips, who is currently battling brain cancer.
Marquette. Together we have had many journeys through the wilds of the UP and Emmet County with the our friends and families, or as Tyler calls them, his ‘framily.’ I can attest to the love, support and respect Tyler gives to each individual he meets along the way. Now that master of chivalry needs help from his community, as he was recently diagnosed with the most aggressive form of brain cancer, Glioblastoma Multiforme stage four. After several days of intense headaches in late By Mark Flemming 2005 Harbor Springs Graduate Tyler Phillips is currently battling the most June/early May, Phillips Harbor Light Newspaper aggressive form of brain cancer and has seen an outpouring of love and visited the ER twice. The Anyone who has met Har- support. Above Phillips is seen being his goofy self after taking a dip second time, doctors ordered a CT scan, then bor Springs native and 2005 in Lake Superior outside of Marquette, MI. (Photo by Mark Flemming) another and then an MRI. The results were devastatHarbor Springs High School graduate Tyler Phillips ing, a confirmed tumor in the frontal right lobe. He knows that he would give you the shirt off his back, was scheduled for brain surgery several days later to the shoes off his feet and his last morsel of food if you remove the tumor. The surgeon, Dr. Richard Rovin of were in need. Ask any of his devoted, loving friends in Marquette General Hospital, did an awake craniotomy Harbor Springs or Marquette, where Phillips currently that lasted five hours, which was then sent for patholresides, and they’d tell you a story about his kind and ogy at Mayo Clinic. generous spirit. “Tyler was the most polite patient I ever operated I personally have known and grown with Tyler on,” Rovin said. throughout high school and six years off and on in -CONTINUED on page 13. ®
Saturday, June 28- Waterfront Wine Festival is a late afternoon treat, featuring a variety of wines to taste, live music, and more. The event takes place from 4-7 p.m. at the Harbor Springs waterfront next to the municipal marina. Ticket prices include two tastings and a commemorative wine glass; additional tasting tickets are available. Friday July 4- Fourth of July events go almost go from sun up to sun down in this community, kicking off with the annual Paul Revere Run. The three and 10 mile race is a favorite for many area runners and families, and also serves as a fundraiser for the Harbor Springs Cross Country Team. Registration for the race is from 6:30-7:30 a.m. at the Harbor Springs The race begins at 8 a.m. for the 10-milers and 8:15 a.m. for the three-mile runners. American Legion Breakfast from 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Art in the Park benefits the Harbor Springs Community Schools, and is a huge draw each year. The art show takes place in Zorn Park from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Community Cookout is an annual tradition at the United Methodist Church from 11 a.m.-3:30 pm. Harbor Springs Fourth of July Parade will begin at 1 p.m. The parade marches down Main Street, turns the corner onto State and finishes at the end of Bay Street. Parade flyover of American Flag will happen at approximately 1:30 p.m. via Skydive Harbor Springs. Beer Garden and Live Music will take place from 2:30-5:30 p.m. on the green space along the waterfront. Must be 21 to enter. Citizen of the Year Celebration, honoring John Demmer, is being hosted by the Harbor Springs Chamber of Commerce and will feature the Young Americans and Doo Woops. Admission is free. The event takes place at 3 p.m. Fireworks will take place at dusk (around 10 p.m.)
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Several board members expressed concern over the quick turnaround of the budget-- the board received a finalized version just hours before the budget hearing and meeting on Monday night-- and while Tompkins explained they are crunching numbers up to the last possible minute, he said next year they would work to allow the board to review the budget for at least a week. One of the biggest discussions of the night was about administrative contracts, and specifically, about the two percent cost-of-living increase in salaries for the district’s administrative teams. The administrative contracts are all for two years. “I’m very grateful for our administrators taking four years with no increase at all, and I do strongly feel this increase is warranted and justified. However, we’ve not reached a balanced budget yet,” said board member Paul Fairbairn. “This is hard to talk about because we are discussing peoples’ livelihoods, and doing so in a public meeting. I do think we are doing a disservice to our community when we have to borrow money (from savings) to pay for an increase.” Board member Bryan Lauer agreed. “This might be the only place in the world that gives raises when the budget is in the red,” he said. “There has been a lot of negativity in the last couple years and people have weathered that storm,” board member Rob Fuhrman said, noting he is in complete favor of the raises. “It’s a nominal amount of money. We have talked about the percentage we are comfortable with in terms of our fund balance-- 15 percent-- which we still exceed. I’m very grateful we’ve gotten to this point. We’ve been able to maintain the programs we have and keep the cuts away
from children so far. There was a lot of work that went into this and I feel very confident in what we are doing,” he said, adding “we need to give a little to keep the conversation open and running and so we can keep moving forward.” Board president Gary Morse stressed it is important to keep working toward a balanced budget. “It’s important to remember this budget is created on worst case scenarios,” he noted. In a roll call vote, the board unanimously approved administrative contracts. The same unanimous approval followed for support staff contracts and teacher contracts, though Fairbairn expressed the same concerns over the teachers’ one year 1.25 percent cost of living pay increase. During the meeting, the board also approved Chris Cerrudo as the district’s new technology director. Cerrudo replaces Chris Nelson, who left the district to become Superintendent of Suttons Bay School District. Cerrudo comes to Harbor Springs Public Schools from North Central Michigan College’s technology staff. He has also worked with Kalkaska Public Schools and the University of Michigan’s Biology Station. “We had two very strong candidates, and Chris won with his strong problem solving, communication, and professional development skills,” Tompkins said. “I think he is the perfect fit for where we are with technology. We’ve built a robust infrastructure, rolled out the new computers/ipads, and now we are at the most important phase: supporting teachers and students.” Cerrudo was approved on a one year contract. A teacher assistant and additional part-time “help desk” technology staff person was also approved by the board.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC ACCURACY TESTING Friendship Township Election Commission will conduct a public accuracy test for the August 5th Primary at the Friendship Township hall, 3018 S Beacon Hill Lane, Harbor Springs, Michigan, on July 2, 2014 @ 7:00 p.m. The Public Accuracy Test is conducted to demonstrate that the computer program used to record and count the votes cast at the election meet the requirements of law. The public is welcome to attend and observe this process. Janell Van Divner, Clerk
Camp Daggett invites kayakers – both beginner and advanced – to join the team at the 6th annual Kayak for a Cause on Walloon Lake, Saturday and Sunday, July 19-20 from 9:30 a.m. until 4
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regular election of the Harbor Springs Board of Education needs to file paperwork with the Emmet County Clerk by July 22.
p.m.each day. Camp Daggett is recruiting 30 or more kayaking enthusiasts to participate in the event. Beginners and advanced adult kayakers will paddle the 30 miles along the beautiful Walloon Lake shoreline and raise much needed dollars for scholarships for children to attend Camp Daggett Adventure Center programs. Kayakers can choose a oneday paddle for $150 in pledges or a two-day paddle for $300. The Doll-Loesel Foundation will once again match con-
tributions dollar for dollar, up to $25,000 for the 2014 event. Details are available at www.campdaggett.org. All paddlers are invited to attend the “I Did It Celebration” on Sunday afternoon. Ryde Marine will also rent kayaks to those who need them and provide a trailer for Camp Daggett staff to get the kayaks out to Walloon Lake. For more information about joining the event, contact Grace Ketchum at 231-347-9742 ext. 102. Not a kayaker? Go online and support a team
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member. It’s easy! Go to http://www.campdaggett. org/news-events/kayak-forcause/help-team-kayak-forcause and make a pledge to a member of the team. You can also dedicate your pledge to a specific school district or school of your choice. Custom commemorative boat or dock flags are also available for $50 each online. Select “Purchase Flag” button at the above site, call Camp with a credit card, or mail a check payable to Camp Daggett, 03001 Church Rd., Petoskey, MI 49770.
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE FOR A MEETING OF THE CITY OF HARBOR SPRINGS ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS July 9, 2014
NOTICE FOR THOSE WANTING TO RUN FOR OFFICE The City of Harbor Springs will hold its election of City Council Members on Tuesday, November 4, 2014. Anyone interest in running for office shall meet the following qualifications: A. Must be a registered voter of the City of Harbor Springs; B. Must be a City resident for two (2) years, as of the date of the election (November 4, 2014); C. Shall not be in default to the City; and, D. Shall not have served three consecutive terms in the office being sought immediately prior to the seeking of reelection to this term of office. Any City resident meeting the above qualifications and wanting to serve as a City Councilperson or Mayor shall circulate a petition (which shall be from the City Clerk’s Office), have a minimum of twenty-five (25) voters registered to vote within the City of Harbor Springs sign the petition, and submit the circulated and signed petition to the City Clerk’s office on or before 12:00 noon, July 22, 2014. Upon verification of the signed registered voters, an individual shall be deemed as a candidate for either City Councilperson or Mayor. Should there be any questions or concerns, please contact the City Clerk’s Office in person at 160 Zoll Street, Harbor Springs, MI 49740; by phone at 231-526-2104; by fax at 231-526-6865; by e-mail at email@example.com; or by mail at City of Harbor Springs, City Clerk, PO Box 678, Harbor Springs, MI 49740-0678. Ronald B. McRae City Clerk
PUBLIC NOTICE THE EMMET COUNTY COMMITTEE ON AGING will be accepting applications for funds available to be used to provide services for senior citizens in Emmet County for Year 2015. Applications may be obtained by contacting the Emmet County Clerk’s Office at (231) 348-1745 or by visiting the Emmet County Website at http://www.emmetcounty.org The deadline for submitting applications is Monday, July 21, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. at the Emmet County Clerk’s Office located at 200 Division Street, Petoskey, MIchigan.
The City of Harbor Springs Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 5:30 p.m., at the City Council Chambers, 160 Zoll St. Harbor Springs, MI 49740. The purpose of the hearing is to hear a variance request from Paul & Catherine Cheff, for property located at 520 W. Bluff Street, Harbor Springs Michigan, a R-1-B Zoning District. Mr. & Mrs. Cheff are requesting a variance to construct a covered porch addition twenty two (22) feet from the front yard line. The Zoning Administrator has determined that the required front yard setback is twenty five (25) feet, pursuant to Article 6, Section 50.600, 2, c. A copy of the application and conceptual building placement plan is available for review during regular business hours at the City Hall, 160 Zoll Street. Any person interested in the above stated hearing may be present at said hearing to voice an opinion. Comments may be presented in writing to the Zoning Board of Appeals, c/o Tim Grimm, PO Box 678, Harbor Springs, MI 49740, or VIA FAX at 231-526-6865 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, prior to the hearing. Tim Grimm, Zoning Administrator
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE FOR A AD\DISMEETING OF THE CITY OF SAVED UNDER C: HARBOR SPRINGS PLAY\NEW SIZE\NOTICE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS PG 13 July 9, 2014 6/25/2014 The City of Harbor Springs Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 5:30 p.m., at the City Council Chambers, 160 Zoll St. Harbor Springs, MI 49740. The purpose of the hearing is to hear a variance request from Frederick Hackl, for property located at 273-277 E. Main Street, Harbor Springs Michigan, a C-B-D Zoning District. Mr. Hackl is requesting a variance from the required parking for a Theater. The Zoning Administrator has determined that the required parking for the proposed Theater is up to 115 spaces, pursuant to Article 3, Section 50.301, 4, a-h, and Article 18, Section 50.1801, j. A copy of the application and conceptual building placement plan is available for review during regular business hours at the City Hall, 160 Zoll St. Any person interested in the above stated hearing may be present at said hearing to voice an opinion. Comments may be presented in writing to the Zoning Board of Appeals, c/o Tim Grimm, PO Box 678, Harbor Springs, MI 49740, or VIA FAX at 231-526-6865 or email email@example.com, prior to the hearing. Tim Grimm, Zoning Administrator
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Planning Commission approves site plan for $6.2 million senior complex The Harbor Springs Planning Commission last week unanimously approved the site plan for the construction of a new $6.2 million senior living building on the Village of Hillside campus at Traverse and Main Streets in downtown Harbor Springs. The approval came at the June 19 meeting. The new one and two
bedroom apartments will be barrier free and include elevators. In addition, an expanded Friendship Center of Harbor Springs will be part of the overall project. Construction is slated to begin in 2015 after fundraising goals are reached. The two story building is designed to fit with the landscape with an aestheti-
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cally pleasing exterior and grounds. Additional parking spaces are planned to accommodate Friendship Center participants. “Demand for senior rental apartments is expected to increase by 17% over the next five years,” said Webb Martin, current president of the Board of Directors at Hillside. “The
new building will provide eight additional apartments, but more importantly, it will replace the existing 24 units with apartments that better meet the needs of seniors.” The Village of Hillside campus is also the home of the Friendship Center of Harbor Springs. The Friendship Center provides hot lunches, social activities, outings, medical and financial services, and more, four days a week. The current room is far too small
to serve seniors’ needs. The renewal project will increase the size from 672 square feet to over 2,000. A fundraising effort is underway to raise $1.5 million to finance a portion of the construction. As part of that effort, Fred and Marty Walstrom will host a festive summer party at The Boathouse on Sunday, July 13 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Area restaurants will feature local specialties and The Young Americans
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Theatre group to seek parking variance The Harbor Springs Lyric Theatre group is seeking a variance from the Harbor Springs Zoning Board of Appeals for required parking for a theatre (the group currently has a storefront condo unit, 273-277 East Main Street, under contract). The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, July 9 at 5:30 p.m. in City Council Chambers. Frederick Hackl made the request, seeking a variance from the up to 115 spaces that would be required in the Central Business District. A copy of the application and conceptual building placement plan is available for review during regular business hours at City Hall, 160 Zoll Street. Community members interested in commenting at the hearing can do so on July 9 at 5:30 p.m. For those who are unable to attend, comments may be sent in writing prior to the hearing, to Zoning Board of Appeals ℅ Tim Grimm, PO Box 678, Harbor Springs, MI. 49740, via fax 231-526-6865, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for filing for city council July 22 Deadline for filing for election to the Harbor Springs City Council is noon on July 22. There will be two city council seats open, currently held by council members Matt Bugera and Pringle Pfeifer. The position of mayor, currently held by Al Dika, will also be up for election. Dika is term-limited and cannot run for reelection as mayor. Both Bugera and Pfeifer could seek reelection. Details on qualification requirements and how to file for council can be found in a city notice published on page 2 of this issue.
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With the Fourth of July just around the corner, we see the United States flag flying everywhere. It has been driving me nuts on the way to work each day because there is a house on my route with the U.S. flag along with some others flying in front of their home. I admit to being woefully ignorant regarding the flag, but I do know that you are not supposed to have any other flags higher than or to the right of the U.S. flag. I decided to do a little research to see what is law and what is tradition. According to what we all learned in school, Betsy Ross sewed the first United States Flag in 1776; that is disputed. In 1777, the Continental Congress described the flag but gave no reasoning for the design. George Washington believed that the red came from the English uniforms,
the stars from the sky and the white for the home country. It was later explained as the white representing purity, red for valor and blue for vigilance and justice. The National Flag Code was drafted in the twenties and signed into law by F.D.R. in 1942 and although it is law, the Supreme Court ruled that there can be no enforcement without a conflict with Freedom of Speech. Leave it to the US to keep a law on the books that they cannot enforce. Probably a positive, since there are many parts of the code that are widely ignored. For example, the flag is never supposed to be used as part of any advertising. It is also not supposed to be displayed in any part on any articles of clothing except patches on a uniform, that sort of thing. Good thing there is no enforcement; Meadowlark
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Lemon and company would have been locked up years ago. And technically speaking, since the Code refers to not just the flag itself, but also the standards and colors, the symbols for both the Republican and Democratic parties along with the symbol that President Obama used in his advertising, would all be in violation. The flag is never supposed to be draped over anything, except a coffin in specific circumstances. It should never be gathered or bunched up (but buntings are okay; that confused me.) How many Olympians have draped the flag over their shoulders like a cape? That’s a no-no. Finally, it should always be raised first and lowered last and should never touch the ground. As the Flag Code is law, it is constantly evolving and changing. In 2005, for
example, Homeowners Associations were prohibited from disallowing homeowners from flying the flag. There are currently several pending changes to the code, including one prohibiting flags from being made elsewhere and imported. The Code states, “No disrespect should be shown to the flag of the United States of America” and “the flag represents a living country and is itself considered a living thing.” I appreciate that definition, but I like wearing my Fourth of July colors. On a different note, I was very excited to see the Morris home on Ann Street being renovated so beautifully and even happier to hear that Bill Morris is the one handling the renovation because he has moved back home. Welcome back to Bill and his family. We need to wish a farewell to several very nice people
this week. Virginia Mae Brown nee Fisher, Tess (T.K.) House Rhodes, Karl Jurries and Thelma Fisher all left us over the past week and we send very sincere condolences to all of their families. Happy Birthday on Saturday, June 28 to Joe Breidenstein and on Sunday the 29th to Donna MacDonald. Monday, June 30, Happy Birthday to Kennie Lyle, Forrest Worthington and Lauri Marshall Gusa. We start July by sending birthday wishes on the 1st to Brian Cleven, Patti Vallier, Neva Sumerix, Nicolette Hammond and very special wishes to Sophie Carpenter. Finally, we end on July 2 with birthday greetings going out to Julie MacGregor Wieman and Becky MacGregor. Hope you all have wonderful days.
Community Foundation’s Youth Advisory Committee receives state award The Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) of the Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation recently received the YAC Fundraiser of the Year award at the Council of Michigan Foundations Youth Philanthropy and Service Camp. The award recognized the effort to raise dollars to grow the Youth Endowment Fund at the Community Foundation, which provides grants to programs and projects that serve young people and families in
Obituaries Gary Abent Gary A. Abent of Harbor Springs passed away on June 15, 2014 his 80th birthday. Gary was owner of Abent Pest Control and was very active in the community as well as with Stutsmanville Chapel. He loved his family and enjoyed politics and the outdoors. He is survived by his wife Edna, sons Gary Abent Jr. and Steven Abent, daughters Kelly Abent Martin and Pamela Russell. Also sur- Gary Abent viving are his grandchildren, Amy Jo (Mike) Hufford, Eric Abent, Sarah Abent, Lane Martin and Jack Martin, and his great granddaughter Paige Hufford. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Stutsmanville Chapel. Online messages of condolence may be made at stonefuneralhomeinc.com.
Emmet County. According to the application written by Logan Bickel, a YAC officer, and Sara Ward, YAC Advisor, twenty-five members of the committee aimed to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Youth Endowment Fund by adding to it. They did so by first, learning more about endowment, next learning about a fund development campaign, then crafting an appeal letter as a group, and asking a few friends or family to contribute to the Youth Endowment Fund. To add credibility to the request, they contributed on their own with piggy banks. To date, the effort has received over $3,000 in response to the appeal letters and over $200 in dollars and cents added to piggy banks. “I am so excited that our YAC was given an award for our focus on fund development this year,” said Kelsey Nuorala, a recent graduate of Petoskey High School who served as a YAC officer last year. “We are very good at considering requests and giv-
ing Youth Endowment grant dollars away, but until this year we didn’t know much about what it takes to bring dollars in,” Nuorala added. The CMF Youth Philanthropy and Service Camp is an annual gathering of youth grantmakers and their advisors with a focus on best practices, youth empowerment, grantmaking, and fund development. This June 450 young people attended the joint conference that included service learners with the LEAGUE Michigan. YAC members Sydney Chambers, Claire Fleming, and Max Meyerson attended with YAC Advisor Sara Ward at Central Michigan University. Former YAC member Ellen Lively, in addition to Ward, served on the Michigan Community Foundations Youth Project Committee to plan the conference. For more information on the Community Foundation’s grantmaking or the YAC, visit www.phsacf.org or call 231348-5820.
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Margaret Elizabeth Fisher Jones (Frederick), Curtis William Fisher, Lawerence P. Charles Fisher III Fisher II (Maria Elena), and Mary Florence Fisher Hickey (John); grandchildren, Elizabeth Briggs Jones Coleman, Kristin Fisher Allen, Curtis William Fisher, Jr., John Keegin Fisher, Keegin Marie Fisher, Charles T. Fisher V, Marta Fisher, Emily Ryan Hickey, Kathryn Keegin Hickey, and Alison Briggs Hickey; 4 great grandchildren; siblings, Mary Elizabeth Fisher, R.S.C. J., Jane McDonnell (Thomas M.), Fred J. Fisher II (Juelle), Walter B. Fisher (Sandy), Sarah W. Fisher, and John A. Fisher (Didi). Mr. Fisher was preceded in death by his son Charles T. Fisher IV. Memorial contributions may be made to: Memorial contributions may be made to: Less Cancer www.lesscancer.org 1247 Washington Rd. Rye, New Hampshire 03870 Or The Capuchins c/o St. Bonaventure Monastery 1740 Mt. Elliott Detroit, MI 48207
Next to Harbor IGA 203 Clark St. 526-7160
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Week of June 25-July 1, 2014
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Featured artist named for Women’s Club Art Fair at Nub’s Nob Al Dicken of Northern Rock has been chosen as this year’s Featured Artist for the Nub’s Nob Art Fair, sponsored by The Women’s Club of Northern Michigan, to be held on July 9 at Nub’s Nob Ski Area in Harbor Springs from 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. In choosing stone as his artistic medium, Al remarks that “Stone is natural, beautiful and forever. Owning a Northern Rock table brings a distinctive piece embracing the beauty of nature to your home.” Al is a former high school teacher, administrator and coach. He attended college in Iowa but Michigan has always
been his home. Al has always enjoyed finding and restoring antique furniture. When he and his wife retired to northern Michigan, he expanded this skill and has created a unique use of cut stone as a replacement for standard table tops. In addition to using antique wood and metal table bases and custom log tables, Al has added a line of custom manufactured metal table bases to his inventory. These tables have removable legs to make shipping them easier. All metal tables can be used year round both inside and outside of your home. Each northern Michigan table
is a unique piece, highlighting the beauty of natural stone. The material Al uses is mostly Michigan rock though some pieces include rocks from Canada. Each slice of stone is individually cut and then tumbled for several hours to remove the rough edges. Cement board is cut to fit the top surface of the table or in some cases a cut-out insert into a wood table. The cut stone is then artfully arranged, mudded in and grouted using high-end tile grout. A drop-edge of cut stone is added to some of his table designs.
Week’s Low: Sat, June 21, 46F Week’s High, Mon, June 23, 77F Hard to believe that the 4th of July is approaching, perhaps due to the short “spring” we experienced. This past week’s high temperatures were somewhat below normal with periods of rain mixed in with plenty of sun for us all to enjoy. The Farmers markets are up and running so be sure to check them out on Wednesday and Saturday 9-1 here In Harbor Springs, many new and fun items added for this season! Also several pre-4th events going on in town for you all to enjoy, including the Blessing of the Fleet on Wednesday, Art Gallery Tour and Street Musique on Thursday, and the Waterfront Wine Festival on Saturday, June 28. Predictions for weather for the next few days do include periods of rain showers but not to worry, the fun will go on! Enjoy! Weather highlights brought to you weekly by:
Thanks to the efforts of several friends of North Country Kids (NCK), the children involved in NCK programs will have the opportunity to tend and nurture three garden plots this summer. Board members Norma Brown, Ginny Walden and Liz Rodham spearheaded the project with the help of several friends, and Christian’s Renolda nursery donated vegetables and flowers to help get the gardens off to a great start. This will be a fun, ongoing summer project for the kids! North Country Kids really is a great place to be a kid! The weekly Crossword Puzzle is brought to you courtesy of: (Courtesy Photo/Submitted by Karen Ford)
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The quality and service you expect from the past with the technologoy and convenience you expect from the future.
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110 E. Third St. Harbor Springs, MI 49740 Ph: 231.526.0585
June’s Harbor Salon
Stylists: June Blakemore Evelyn Cymbalski Nichole Paige Vicki Lynn
Family Salon Specializing in Styling, Perm Waves, Tinting, Highlighting, Facial Waxing, Manicures and Pedicures
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The Catholic Communities of L’Arbre Croche MASS SCHEDULE Holy Childhood of Jesus Church, Harbor Springs Saturday 5:00 pm; Sunday 9am, & 11am; Tuesday 6 pm; WednesdayFriday 8:00 am (Thursday 10 am Bay Bluffs Care Center) Holy Cross Church Cross Village Monday and Wednesday 8:30 am and 1st Friday at 8:30 am Saturday 4 pm St. Nicholas Church Larks Lake Sunday , 11:00 am www.holychildhoodchurch.org 231-526-2017 Stutsmanville Chapel • Sunday Worship: 10:30 am • Primary & Adults Sunday School: 9:15 am • Ed Warner, Pastor • 526-2335 2988 N. State Rd. Main Street Baptist Church 544 E. Main St, Harbor Springs • 231-526-6733 (Church); 231526-5434 (Pastor) • Family Sunday School: 10:00 a.m.; Morning Family Worship: 11:00; Evening Family Praise Svc 6:00 p.m.; Wed Bible Study & Prayer: 7:00 New Life Anglican Church Worship: Sunday , 10:00 am • 219 State St., Petoskey. Phone 231-347-3448 www.newlifeanglican.com Harbor Springs United Methodist Church 343 E. Main St. • Worship, Sunday school:11:00 a.m. Communion: 1st Sunday of month • Pastor Mary Sweet • 231-526-2414 (church) • www.umcharborsprings.com First Presbyterian Church Worship 8:00 & 10:00 am Adult Education, 8:50 Children’s Sunday School, 10:00 526-7332 7940 Cemetery Rd, Harbor Springs www.fpchs.org St. John’s Episcopal Church June 15 - August 31 Sunday Services: 8:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. West Third/Traverse St. All Welcome Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Petoskey Services at Oden Community Building, 8740 Luce St., Oden 1st, 2nd and 3rd Sundays of the month at 11 a.m. Religious education for children www.unitarianpetoksey.org Zion Lutheran Church Services: Sunday Worship – 8 & 10:30 AM Monday Night Informal Worship – 7:07 PM 500 W. Mitchell St. Petoskey, MI 231-347-3438 Preschool: 231-347-2757
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Online Public Auction Highlandview Farms LLC Harbor Springs, MI Bidding closes Thursday, July 10th at 10 am Stable Equip, Horse Tack, Farm Equip, Pick Up Truck, Polaris Utility Vehicle. Preview dates 7/5 & 7/9 9 am to 4 pm www.WilliamsandLipton.com 2484782000
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Beginners or advanced, lessons, all needed gear provided. We guide on the Maple, Black, Sturgeon and Jordan Rivers.
23 years in Construction & Remodeling Insured & Licensed 2101196320
Solid Surface Counter Tops, Butcher Block & More Repair and Refinishing “Locally owned and operated since 1998” 231-348-2501 firstname.lastname@example.org / qualitysignaturetops.com
Thomas Wilson DESIGN SERVICES
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Week of June 25-July 1, 2014
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HARBOR SPRINGS ESTATE Sale - Fri 10am-5pm Sat 9am5pm Sun 11am-3pm, June 27, 28, & 29 - 1610 S. Lake Shore Dr. (M119). Contents of Home; Garage & Guest House. Estate of Avid Antique Collector includes High End Lighting Fixtures from the Turn of the Century (Handel, Wilkinson, Bradley & Hubbard); Leaded Stained Glass Windows; 1920 Peerless Floor Scale; Victorian Furniture; Antique Bedroom Set; Pier Mirrors; Primitives; Tables; Wicker; Lamps; Fainting Sofa; English Rocking Horse; WWI Posters; Drafting Board; Large Selection of Paintings, Watercolors; Prints, Books, Frames & Collectibles. Two Shot Guns & 2 Rifles (Lighting Fixtures & Guns not on site until morning of sale); 1997 Mustang. For photos log onto estatesales.net, select Find a Sale in Traverse City area.
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Bicycles SUN 21 SPEED ADULT TRIKE. Like new condition. Beautiful red with basket for goodies from the Farmers Market. $695.00. Harbor Springs. 526-5513
OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT-Newly Remodeled. 750 Square feet with basement. West Lake Square, Harbor Springs. Contact Bill Kolinski (231) 526-6643
SHOTGUN CLUB HARBOR SPRINGS seeking person to work 2-4 days per week. Club is developing a Sporting Clays Course - Employee will require knowledge of shotguns, shooting sports and trap operation. Excellent verbal communication skills. Duties include meeting the public and assisting in client flow; trap repair and servicing; electrical knowledge; enforce safety rules and tractor operation. Must pass criminal and drug check. For interview contact 231-838-0199. CAT AND KITTEN RESCUE, care and feeding. Part-time year round work. Must be 18 to apply. Please send application to PO Box 203, Harbor Springs, MI 49740. THE DEPOT CLUB HARBOR SPRINGS DISHWASHER NEEDED. Days and Nights. Will train Apply in person before 5 p.m. 111 W. Bay St.
County of Emmet County of Emmet NOTICE OF CLOSE OF REGISTRATION NOTICE OF CLOSE OF REGISTRATION
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a PRIMARY Election will be held in all voting NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a PRIMARY willTUESDAY, be held in all voting 5, 2014, at which time candidates of precincts of thisElection County on AUGUST precincts of this County on TUESDAY,the AUGUST 5, 2014, at which time candidates of Republican Party and Democratic Party seeking nominations to the following the Republican Party and Democraticpartisan Party seeking nominations to the following offices are to be voted in this County; Governor, U.S. Senator, U.S. partisan offices are to be voted in this Representative County; Governor, U.S. Senator, U.S. 37th District, State Representative 107th 1st District, State Senator st th Representative 1 District, State Senator 37 District, Representative 107thTownship Clerk , Readmond Township Clerk, District, County State Commissioners, McKinley District, County Commissioners, McKinley Township Clerk Delegates, , ReadmondDemocrat TownshipPrecinct Clerk, Delegates. Republican Precinct Republican Precinct Delegates, Democrat Precinct Delegates. BE FURTHER NOTIFIED that the following State and Local Proposals will be submitted BE FURTHER NOTIFIED that the following andatLocal Proposals will be submitted to the State electors the August 5, 2014 Primary Election: to the electors at the August 5, 2014 Primary Election: PROPOSAL 14-1 A proposed amendatory act to reduce State use tax and replace PROPOSAL 14-1 A proposed amendatory act to reducewith State and replace a use localtax community stabilization share to modernize the tax with a local community stabilization share to modernize the businesses tax system to help small grow and create jobs. system to help small businesses grow and create jobs. The official wording of the above proposal is available at the County Clerk’s office. The official wording of the above proposal is available at the County Clerk’s office. County Wide Proposal County Wide Proposal EMMET COUNTY PROPOSAL FOR EXTRA-VOTED MILLAGE EMMET COUNTY PROPOSAL FOR EXTRA-VOTED FOR MILLAGE AMBULANCE SERVICES FOR AMBULANCE SERVICES Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Shall the expired previous voted increase in the limitation imposed under Article IX, tax Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem property Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general adofvalorem property taxes in Emmet County, .25 mills ($.25 per $1,000 of taxable value), be taxes in Emmet County, of .25 mills ($.25 per $1,000 of the taxable value), be.25 mills ($.25 per $1,000 of taxable value) renewed at up to original voted renewed at up to the original voted .25and mills ($.25for per $1,000 of 2014 taxable value)2017 inclusive, for the purpose of levied four years, through and levied for four years, 2014 throughproviding 2017 inclusive, for life the support purposeambulance of advanced services to the residents of Emmet providing advanced life support ambulance services residents$652,081.76 of Emmet in the first year the millage is levied. County, raisingtoanthe estimated County, raising an estimated $652,081.76 in the first year the millage is levied. EMMET COUNTY PROPOSAL FOR EXTRA-VOTED MILLAGE EMMET COUNTY PROPOSAL FOR EXTRA-VOTED FORMILLAGE SERVICES TO SENIOR CITIZENS FOR SERVICES TO SENIOR CITIZENS Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Shall the expired previous voted increase in the limitation imposed under Article IX, tax Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem property Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general adofvalorem property taxes in Emmet County, up to .50 mills ($.50 per $1,000 of taxable value) be taxes in Emmet County, of up to .50 mills ($.50 at perup$1,000 taxable value) renewed to the of original voted .50be mills($.50 per $1,000 of taxable value) renewed at up to the original voted .50and mills($.50 perfour $1,000 of taxable value)2017 inclusive, for the purpose of levied for years, 2014 through and levied for four years, 2014 throughplanning, 2017 inclusive, for theand purpose of services to senior citizens, raising an coordinating, providing planning, coordinating, and providing services to$1,304,163.52 senior citizens,inraising anyear the millage is levied. estimated the first estimated $1,304,163.52 in the first year the millage is levied.
Littlefield Township Proposal FIRE/EMERGENCY MEDICAL RENEWAL PROPOSAL Shall the previously voted increase in the 15 mill limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Littlefield Township be renewed at 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000.00 of the taxable value) for the period of 2014 through 2017, inclusive, for fire and emergency medical purposes, and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby raising in the first year an estimated $110,086.16. Readmond Township Proposal PROPOSAL FOR RENEWAL OF EXTRA-VOTED MILLAGE FOR TOWNSHIP OPERATING PURPOSES
Harbor Light Community Newsweekly 7 Chicken Pot Pies, Pot Roast Pies, Farm Markets Fruit Pies, Cream Pies and more…
BILL’S FARM MARKET. Fresh Picked Strawberries, Spinach, Asparagus, rhubarb, radishes, herbs, horseradish, jams, honey, maple syrup. We accept Bridge Cards and Credit Cards. 231-3476735. 3 ½ miles east of Petoskey on Mitchell. M-Fr 9-6; Sat 9-5.
POND HILL FARM. Open Daily 8 am-6 pm Year-Round. The Garden Cafe Now Open 11 am-3 pm daily. Winery and Brewery Open 11 am-6 pm daily. Enjoy shopping in the farm market, feeding the animals and more. Visit our online store at www.pondhill.com. We ship!. 5 miles north of downtown Harbor Springs on M119.
SUZIE’S PIES LLC. - 8486 M-119 (Harbor Plaza). New summer hours Tuesday & Thursday 10:00-5:00; Friday & Saturday 10:00-2:00. Harbor Springs Farmers Market Wednesday & Saturday 9:00-1:00. We have
Also featuring Nancy’s Cheesecake!. Sample our Canadian Butter Tarts! PIES ALSO AVAILABLE at Harbor Springs IGA and Toski Sands Market. Pre-orders welcome.
Real Estate ROUND LAKE YEAR ‘ROUND COTTAGE. Great Location between Harbor and Petoskey on all sports lake, three bedroom updated home with apx. 60’ frontage. $360,000. 231-838-5679
DOG RUN 4’ X 8’, Cyclone Fence , panels with door. $300. 989-9417144 EDDYLINE MERLIN LT KAYAK, polycarbonate, 133’, 42 pounds, includes paddle. $450, 526-8737. 4 GOOD YEAR EAGLE 16” tires on rims, $250, 526-8737.
Craft/Yard and Bake Sale A CRAFT/YARD AND BAKE SALE will be held on Sat, July 5 from 9 am to 3 pm in Carp Lake at the Old Station at the corner of US 31 and Gill Rd. The public is welcome and vendor spaces are available. Vendor spaces are 15 feet x 15 feet for a fee of $10.00. Please contact Wanetah to reserve your space at 231-5374885. This craft/yard and bake sale event is sponsored by the Bliss Bunch Homemakers and proceeds help support local charities and food banks in the area.
Fine Art HRAMIEC HOFFMAN FINE ART & CRAFT New oil paintings and related products. Summer freshness is wafting through the studio, two miles east of downtown Harbor Springs 6911 M 119, (231) 526-1011 www. hramiechoffman.com QUILTS AND FABRIC ART by Christine Hagen and Watercolors etc. by Rosei V.B.Stolt. Call for private showing (231 838-1114) 290 Cetas Rd, Harbor Springs.
Boat Slip For Rent 40’ BOAT SLIP, WALSTROM BASIN. Water and Electric. (231) 8813516. BOAT SLIP, WALSTROM BASIN, 40’, lowest seasonal rate in harbor, 2 reserved parking spaces, Water & Electric, (231) 838-7470.
For Rent COZY BUNGALOW, IDEALLY located 5 minutes from downtown Harbor Springs. 3 bed, 2 bath and a large outdoor patio for entertaining and solitude. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. TWO BEDROOM, 1 BATH guest house, view of the bay, private beach and tennis. Available through August. 526-2724 ROOMS FOR RENT. Extended stay/ construction rates available. Housekeeping service, Cable, TV, phone, microwave, fridge, WI-FI, utilities. No smoking, no pets. COACHHOUSE INN, 1011 US-31 N. Petoskey (231) 347-8281.
Services LICENSED CHAUFFEUR FOR door-to-door service to Pellston Airport 989-001-7144. LAWN CARE - Servicing Harbor Springs & the Bay area. Over 25 years of experience keeping lawns beautiful!! THE LAWN BUSINESS: 231-242-4559.
Shall the previously voted increase in the 15 mill limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Readmond Township be renewed at 1.0000 mills ($1.00 per $1,000.00 of the taxable value) for four (4) years, 2014 through 2018 inclusive, for general township operating expenses; and shall the township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, which increase will raise in the first year of levy an estimated $66,322.41?
MOW LAWNS, RAKE YARDS, stack wood, check houses in the winter, shovel snow. Cross Village/Harbor Springs area. 231-838-8742. MASSAGE THERAPY
To be eligible to vote in the Primary Election, qualified electors must register with the city or township clerk by July 7th, 2014. Clerks will be available on July 7th, 2014, at the times and places listed below, or you may call your clerk for an appointment.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY ReSTORE provides the funds to bring people together to build homes, communities and hope. The store sells gently used building materials, home appliances, housewares, furniture and more. By donating to the ReStore, not only do you reduce the landfill waste, revenue generated from the sale of items have helped to build several safe and affordable homes in our community. Recruiting Volunteers. For more information call 347-8440 or invite our website northwestmihabitat.org. Open Monday-Friday 9:30-5:30/Saturday 8:303:30 located in the Harbor Plaza on M-119. Like us on Facebook.
Bear Creek Township Judy A. Mays, Clerk Township Hall, 373 N. Division Road 231-347-0592 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Bliss Township Doris LaVictor, Clerk 265 N. Sturgeon Bay Trail 231-537-4728 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Carp Lake Township Angie Berry, Clerk 6339 Gill Rd. 231-537-3025 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Center Township Linda Bailey, Clerk 981 Van Rd. 231-539-8597 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cross Village Township John Keller, Clerk Community Center 231-242-0182 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friendship Township Janell VanDivner, Clerk 3018 Beacon Hill 231-526-6410 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Harbor Springs, City of Ron McRae, Clerk City Hall, 160 Zoll Street 231-526-2104 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Littlefield Township Sondra Festerling, Clerk 7631 US 31 231-348-8464 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Little Traverse Township Lynda Arman, Clerk Township Hall,8288 Pleasantview 231-526-0351 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Maple River Township Tammy Gregory, Clerk 3989 S US 31 231-529-0932 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
McKinley Township Alicia Morrow, Clerk 1820 N. US 31 231-537-4901 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Petoskey, City of Al Terry, Clerk City Hall, 101 E. Lake Street 231-347-2500 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Pleasantview Township Debra Bosma, Clerk Township Hall, 2982 S. Pleasantview 231-526-8140 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Readmond Township Edith Kruskie, Clerk 6034 Wormwood 231-242-0600 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Resort Township Lucy Eppler, Clerk Township Hall, 2232 Resort Pike 231-347-7915 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Springvale Township Patricia McCune, Clerk Township Hall, 8198 E. Mitchell 231-347-3077 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wawatam Township Grace Gwilt, Clerk 123 W. Etherington Ave 231-436-5166 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
West Traverse Township Cindy J. Baiardi, Clerk Township Hall, 8000 S. M119 231-526-7361 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
In addition, registrations may be taken during regular business hours at the Secretary of State’s Office, 1185 US 31 N., Petoskey, and the Emmet County Clerk’s office, 200 Division Street, Petoskey.
“RESTORE, RENEW & FEEL BETTER” with Massage Therapy Therapeutic Services, Nan Hogan, over 26 years experience. 8434 M-119. 231330-0891.
Wanted HELLO OUT THERE! The Harbor Springs United Methodist Church (UMC) is looking for photographs taken inside and outside of the church during the last 100 years! If you can share a wedding photo, picture from Vacation Bible School or Sunday School in years past, please let the church office know and we will make arrangements to copy your photos and return the originals to you. We hope to have many photo displays to celebrate our buildings’ anniversary!
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Farmers Market in full swing, twice a week, downtown Harbor Springs
The Downtown Harbor Springs Summer Farmers Market is in full swing! Most of our vendors are now in place and ready to offer the best local foods around. If you’ve joined us already you have noticed we have music at every market this year and it is awesome. If you would like to check out either our vendors or our music (or both!) we have a new YouTube channel with mini interviews and musical interludes. You can find it at https://www. youtube.com/channel/UCsJA6O5Fkn4AK0AMSeCKvOQ . This week is also the time to sign up for “Shop with the Chef”, a new offering this season. On July 5, our first chef will be Keiko Fuketa,
doing a Japanese vegan dish. Participants will meet at 10:00 a.m. to shop the market with our chef, getting tips and tricks for shopping a farmers’ market, and then will watch a demo with tasting. Space is limited and the cost is $25 per person. Sign up at the market tent for your chance to learn some fresh, fun menu items using market goodies. We’ll have other chefs during the season, watch for the announcements. Market Sprouts will be trying again on Wednesday after our last rain out. And at the Sprout tent you will be able to contribute your kitchen food scraps to our worm composting project. There will be handouts if you want start
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your own at home but if you would rather not, the Sprouts will be accepting your compostables every Wednesday... look for the worm banner! Music this week will be the Younce Duo on Wednesday, June 25 and back by popular demand, the Bay View Brass Quintet on Saturday, June 28. Tap your feet, grab your best girl for a spin, or just no along with the beat. We are “tweeting” from the market this summer, too. If you have a Twitter account you can find us at HSmarketmaster for our “fresh tweets”. We’re not the biggest market in Northern Michigan, just the best! Cyndi Kramer, Market Master
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892 State Rd.: Located on 4 acres just North of Harbor Springs this unique home is move in ready! Features include an open floor plan, updated kitchen and bath, sun room, loft, pellet stove to off-set utility bills, nicely landscaped yard, garage and a 30 x 40 pole barn for all your toys. (MLS# 441138) $144,900
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8055 S. Lake Shore Dr.: Enjoy beautiful views of Little Traverse Bay and 250’ of shared yet private Lake Michigan frontage. Very solid home offering main floor master, two fireplaces, lower level family room, 3-car garage and convenient drivewway entrance from Shore Drive or Lake Street. (MLS# 441101) $369,900
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Catob Road: Beautiful gently rolling, wooded 5 acre parcel close to golf, skiing and biking trails. Private but only minutes from town. Great opportunity to build your dream home. Land offers the possibility of a walkout basement. (MLS# 440912) $49,900
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Week of June 25-July 1, 2014
Men helping end violence against women and girls. It’s about respect. It’s about human rights. It’s about speaking up for what we know is right.
Wishful thinking won’t end violence against women and girls. Take action!
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Join the 100 Men Campaign Participate in 100 Men Campaign events Learn about the root causes of sexual assault and domestic violence Now take the FIVE GUY CHALLENGE: • Tell five guys you know that you don’t believe in violence against women • Ask each of them to take the Five Guy Challenge, too.
Be part of the SOLUTION. Be the CHANGE you WISH to see.
Join other local men who want to help end domestic abuse, sexual assault, child abuse and child sexual assault for their daughters, sisters, mothers, partners and community. Dan Anderson Larry Arnold Les Arnold Les Atchison Dr. Kal Attie Steve Barney Mike Bartlett Norm Bennett Ken Biddick Neil Bidwell Steve Biggs Paul Blanchard Bob Bleyaert Rick Brandi Daniel Branson L. Erik Brown Steve Brown Kevin Burns Dave Buzzelli Brad Chambers Perry Clark Don Cohen Jeff Collins Richard Crandall Mike Cromley Al Damschroder Cliff Denay William Dickson Dennis Duggan Michael Eberhart Dan Eberhart Frank Ettawageshik
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James Fabiano Bill Fisher Dr. Matthew Font Frank Foster Mark Fralick Doug Fuller Larry Funk Ron Goodman Balky Grannis Chip Hansen Pastor William Heil John Heinzelman Bruce Herbert Steve Hoobler John Holder Tom Hord Dale Hull Bret Huntman Harry Ingleson, II Dave Irish Terry Jackson, M.D. DJ Jones John D. Jorgensen Bob Keedy Scott Kelly Jim Kelly Joseph Kimmell William Kitchen Harry Kitchen Bruce Koch George Korthauer Cyril Krajewski
Dave Kring Jason Kromm Richard Kutcipal Dr. Russell LaBeau Frank Lamberti Dave Ledingham Fred Liederbach Dennis Lindeman James Linderman Rick Lobenherz Jon Lyons Ernie Mainland Bob Maldegen Fred Malpass Ron Marshall Webb Martin Dave McBride Ned McClurg Thad McGehee James McIntyre Dr. Richard McMurray Hugh Melling David Meyer Phil Millard David K. Miller, Jr., D.D.S. Pat Monette Glen Morse Rob Mossburg Matthew Most Fred Mulhauser Dan Musser Mark Nearing, D.D.S.
Tom Neidhamer Ronald Newmann Bill Norcross John P. Norton Alan Nutter Alan Olmstead Richard Pajtas Butch Paulsen Roy Pulaski Steve Radecki Craig Rapin Paul Reed, D.D.S. M.S. Ronald Rinker Frank Ronan Ron Ronquist Dick Ruemenapp Henry Sailor Don Schappacher Don Schnetzler James Schroeder Glenn Seagren, M.D. Sam Sharp Peter Skinger W. Richard Smith Bill Smith Carlin Smith Chuck Smith Scott Smith Matthew Soderquist Steve Spencer Ken Stanley Kenyon Stebbins
Bill Stewart Edward Stokel Ron Svatora William Swanson Rob Sydow Matt Tamm Tom Teske Carl Thomas Bob Utter Ben Van Dam Steve Van Dam Don Van Suilichem Gordon W. Van Wieren, Sr. Ron Vanden Brink Tom VanDeventer Dr. Daniel J. VerBurg Steven Voci Robert Waldvogel Don Ward Steve Webster Nick White John Wickett Tim Wilcox Dan Wilcox Michael Wilhelm Larry Willis Bill Wilson Todd Winnell Brian Wittenberg Anonymous donations
100 Men Campaign To join the 100 Men Campaign, send a $100 tax-deductible donation to: 100 Men Campaign, c/o Women’s Resource Center of Northern Michigan, 423 Porter Street, Petoskey, MI 49770; or call (231)347-0067 or donate online at wrcnm.org/100-men-campaign.
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Week of June 25-July 1, 2014
2005 Harbor grad battling brain cancer
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positive through this. He has such a heart for people and I have learned so many things about him I did not know,” Munson said. “The video on the fundraising page is a testimony to this.” “We are all so very thankful. Here are the changes. 117th season of play opening Wed. Duke (Tyler’s stepfather) and May 1st. 18 hole passes are at $450 9 hole passes at $250. I, his sisters Brooke and Bree Passes can be redeemed May 1st - June 23rd and again all attended the event.” Friends and acquaintances Sept. 3 - End of the season. They are being sold until Frihave also donated a dehydraday May 3rd so get yours today! tor, chest freezer and vitamix blender, along with many This special promotion is a significant savings, up to $100 other heartfelt gifts. so donaget yours today by contacting the Harbor Point Golf All the supportoff and Shop at 231-526-2951. Harbor Point Golf Club a timeless, tions go to helping Tyler while classic and walkable golf course. he must take time off work, as well as cover his deductible, travel expenses, cost Tyler Phillips, a Harbor grad, is currently battling brain cancer. Phillips is of living, his alternative diet highly loved and respected by everyone who knows him due to his generosalong with many other odds ity and outlandish sense of humor as seen above. (Photo by Mark Flemming) and ends that are necessary in his process of fighting the Professional, Exceptional Service cancer. The support has been phenomenal, however, costs of treatment are still growing and any help aids Phillips through this process. 24 Hour Emergency Service To learn more about Tyler, Water, Mold & Fire Cleanup and follow along as he fights • Frozen Pipes • Sewer Backup • Appliance Malfunction • Flooded Basements his battle, find his support • Toilet Overflow • Transparent Accountability page on Facebook under • Mitigation Specialists • Certified Technicians-Insured Tyler Tulip Community Sup• Since 1981 1656 Clarion Ave., Petoskey port Group. To help donate 231-347-7707 • 888-347-7707 www.BayAreaCleanCare.com supplies for Tyler’s diet find his wish list on Amazon.com under Tyler Tulip Wish List. To donate to Tyler, and view a testimonial by Tyler’s friends, visit http://www.youcaring. com/medical-fundraiser/ help-tyler-tulip-fight-thebig-c/179352, only 39 days left to reach his goal as of press time. Proudly offering As Tyler said during the event at Ore Dock Brewsummer lines from ing Company, “I feel all the Katherine Way, love,” noting that community Jude1656 Connally, spirit is so strong, it might be Clarion Ave. Petoskey, MI enough to defeat his cancer. www.bayareacleancare.com since 1981 Johnnie-O and more!
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Summer Junior Golf Programs at Harbor Point Beginning June 24th and 26th Tuesday’s are for Junior Players ages 12 & up with a passion for playing the game. Participants will receive swing instruction as well as on course game management while playing 9 holes at Harbor Point GC. Thursday’s are Tiny Tots ages 5-8 from 4pm- 5pm and Junior Swingers from 5pm to 7pm. These classes offer participants a chance to learn about the fundamentals, proper balance and target oriented golf. Time is spent mainly on the range learning learning how to swing the club efficiently. This is a great to get started in golf or even get a refresher if you’ve been previously playing.
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The pathology reports revealed stage four cancer, and Tyler immediately began researching his options While looking for alternative treatment procedures, Tyler’s sister Bree Phillips and friend Jason Dika recommended starting a ketogenic diet, which he started within a week of surgery. This diet is a high-fat, adequate protein, low-carbohydrate diet meant to starve the cancer cells of glucose and increase the use of ketones for energy, in an act called ketosis. Rovin also recommended Tyler to colleague Dr. Ken Schwartz, who is currently doing a Ketogenic diet study at Michigan State University which Phillips could take part in and is still considering this option. As additional pathology reports were received, it was discovered that Tyler has a particular gene IDH1, that makes him a candidate for a second, more extensive (and risky) surgery to clean up more of the cancer cells. Currently, Phillips is still weighing this option. His sister Bree recently moved to Marquette from Portland, OR to be with her brother and assist him in any way possible, including cooking, maintaining a fundraiser web page, and traveling with him to and from doctors visits. As of last week, the outpouring of love and support for Tyler and his family has been astounding. As of press time the fundraising website has reached $8,900 of its $20,000 goal. The Marquette Climbing Co-op threw a party raising over $1,800. Tyler has been recieving much needed items for his specific/expensive diet from an Amazon.com wishlist. Tyler’s employer, the Marquette Food Co-op, has also allowed him to work when able and take the necessary time off to visit the doctors and make sure he receives adequate rest. The community of Marquette, and friends traveling from Harbor Springs, descended on the Ore Dock Brewing Company last Wednesday, June 18, Tyler’s birthday, for a “Toast to Tulip!” fundraiser that raised an additional $12,000. “We believe around 250-300 people attended the fundraiser,” said Tyler’s mom Diane Munson. “It was a huge success and surpassed our expectations. Anjila, the manager of Ore Dock Brewery, headed this event with help from the Marquette Co-op and people that just wanted to help. Anjila knew Tyler and contacted us wanting to do this. She has put more planning and effort into this than anyone. We are so very thankful. Forty one people showed up just to help set it up.” The event included music by local musicians, seed bombs and starters from MQT Growth and Seeds and Spores, a silent auction of art-work donated by local artists, a kimchi (a traditional Korean side dish made of fermented vegetables) station set up by the Co-op to demonstrate how its made and help package it for Tyler, pulled pork from The Fitzgerald of Eagle RIver, MI, and much much more. “Tyler has remained so very
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Week of June 25-July 1, 2014
Stormwater Runoff: Slow It Down, Spread It Out, and Soak It In
Discovering ways to preserve our most precious resource
Keeping vigilant in minimizing impact of stormwater runoff on area lakes and streams Editor’s Note: We take the gift of our natural resources very seriously here in northern Michigan, and we ask our guests and visitors to do the same. Keeping this area as pristine and protected as possible is a privilege we all share. We can be good stewards of our greatest gift-- the lakes and rivers of this region-by taking simple steps to lessen the impact of stormwater runoff, the biggest source of “nonpoint” pollution our waters face. Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council has taken the lead in reducing this threat, and we checked in with expert Jennifer Gelb who shares insights and ways to help.
By Charles O’Neill Harbor Light Newspaper
For those of us fortunate enough to live and work along the shores of Lake Michigan and all of the glittering inland lakes and waterways, taking for granted the health of waters may come a bit too easily. They look so blue and clear. And, for the most part, they are healthy. But vigilance, doing our part every day in keeping those waters clean is an
important responsibility. Guardians of the waters-- the folks at the Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council-- have plenty on their plate. But one of the most important messages, one they try in myriad ways to reinforce, is the negative impact of stormwater runoff and what we all can do to minimize its damage. Given the heavy snowfall this winter, and the wet spring, evidence of the power of runoff could be seen in
roaring rivers and flooded roadways. According to the Watershed Council, stormwater runoff is considered one of the main sources of water pollution nationwide. “Stormwater runoff is generated when precipitation from rain and snowmelt flows over land or impervious surfaces (paved streets, parking lots and building rooftops) and does not soak into the ground. Stormwater accumulates debris, chemicals, sediment, nutrients and other pollutants that adversely affect water quality of nearby lakes, streams and wetlands,” the Watershed Council notes on its website. In addition to just being aware of runoff, people can take small actions, like washing your car on the grass
Spreading it on
Over-application of fertilizers is a significant source of pollution to water. Use the proper amount of fertilizer to keep your lawn green and prevent algae blooms in our lakes and streams. It’s a waste of money to apply fertilizer to your lawn it if doesn’t need it. The only way to know how much fertilizer your lawn needs is to have your soil tested. Contact your MSU Extension for a soil test kit that will help you determine which, if any, nutrients your soil needs. Visit their website at http://msue.anr.msu.edu/resources/soil_test_kit_self-mailer for details. Avoid overwatering your lawn, too. Consider using a soaker hose instead of a sprinkler. If you have an irrigation system, be sure rotors are watering the grass and not your driveway or sidewalk. Excess water flows off your lawn picking up debris, chemicals, dirt, and other pollutants and carries them to nearby lakes and streams. A greenbelt buffer of mixed native vegetation along shorelines will prevent sediments and excess fertilizers from washing into waterways.
instead of the driveway, that add up to positive, large-scale change. Gelb is a big advocate of creating rain gardens for those who live in urban settings or near lakes and streams. “A rain garden is an attractive, sunken landscape bed of native plants that captures stormwater runoff so it can be absorbed into the ground and cleansed of pollution,” the Watershed Council website explains. Rain gardens can serve as habitat for birds and butterflies. They can be designed as part of formal landscape amenities, or part of a larger garden. “They help put in practice the stormwater principle of: slow it down, spread it out, and soak it in.” Gelb said such gardens can reduce the runoff from residential roofs that would otherwise go into the storm sewer or into a nearby lake or stream. The Watershed Council can provide some guidelines, and a few local landscape contractors know how to build them. Gelb noted the gardens are not that difficult to construct (there are a plethora of resources online and on the Tip of the Mitt’s website). One of the bigger rain garden projects completed by Gelb and the Watershed Council was for the Charlevoix Public Library. Gelb has also worked with the Bay View Association and said she is hoping for a grant that could provide an example rain garden in Petoskey or Harbor Springs. Rain gardens are not something everyone needs to consider. A home in the country with plenty of open land probably does not need a rain garden. Gelb and the Watershed
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Large rain garden at Charlevoix Public Library. (Courtesy photo/Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council)
What’s the Best Location for a Rain Garden? Rain gardens can be planted in either sun or shade, or somewhere in between. Locate them at least 10 feet away from any building to protect the foundation and never on top of a septic system. You will want to make sure the site has good drainage, too. Don’t be tempted to put the rain garden in a part of the yard where water already ponds because the goal of a rain garden is to encourage infiltration, and soggy areas indicate where infiltration is slow. How Big Should My Rain Garden Be? You may want to consult a professional or other rain garden resource to determine the space requirements, but a general rule of thumb is it should cover the area equal to about 20-30% of its contributing drainage area. The depth of the rain garden also depends on a number of site factors, but a typical rain garden depth is about 8”. How Much Does A Rain Garden Cost? The cost of a rain garden depends on its area, the types, sizes, and quantity of plants, site preparation, as well as the added cost of any additional features, such as accent boulders. An average cost of a rain garden is about $8 per square foot. How Do I Maintain A Rain Garden? Rain gardens require similar maintenance to other landscaped gardens. Most of the effort will go into the first year, when it is important to nurture the garden with regular watering, weeding, and mulching. You’ll find after the first year that maintenance is limited to mostly weeding and periodic mulching. As for fertilizing needs: there are none! Refrain from applying fertilizers - your rain garden will be getting plenty of nutrients from the runoff! From Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council Council are happy to provide more answers about rain gardens for folks in urban or shoreline settings, in particular.
For more information, www.watershedcouncil.org.
Stormwater runoff can carry all kinds of debris and sediment straight into lakes and rivers.
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Week of June 25-July 1, 2014
10th Annual Little Traverse CROP Hunger Walk to take place June 28 Registration for the 10th Little Traverse CROP Hunger Walk begins at 8:30, this Saturday, June 28, at Evelyn Hall, Bay View. For nine years the communities around Little Traverse Bay have walked in the CROP Hunger Walk to honor those who must walk each day to get food and water. Over $200,000 has been donated. More than $50,000 has gone to The Manna Food Project whose clientele has doubled during that time. The remainder helps Church World Service provide aid to those suffering from natural and manmade disasters. During the past four years, CWS has continued to aid earthquake victims in Haiti. They have spent $2 million in material
aid and initiated solid, sustaining programs. Here in the United States, they have recently been on the scene to help mudslide, flood, and tornado victims in Colorado, Illinois and Oklahoma.
Grand Marshals for The LittleTraverse CROP Hunger Walk, June 28, 9:00, Bay View are: Dave Kring (Dave Kring Chevrolet-Cadillac), John Johnson (Fletch’s GMC, Buick Auid), and Steve Brown
(Brown Motors). They will lead the walkers across the Sky Bridge accompanied by Scott Thornburg’s trumpeters and Pat Sehr’s ensemble, while rockers enjoy the music on Evelyn Hall’s shady porch.
Water bottles are provided by Culligan. Each step helps bring nourishment and hope to those in need. Donations can be made on line (www.crophungerwalk. org/petoskeymi), by signing
up to support a walker or rocker or obtaining a packet from the Jacksons, 810-4071169 or Baysters 231-3482017, co-chairs of the walk.
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Pat Sehr’s Ensemble is ready to provide toe tapping music for the tenth Little Traverse CROP Hunger Walk - Saturday, June 28 - 9:00 Evelyn Hall, Bay View. (Courtesy photo)
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Little Traverse Historical Museum presents summer 2014 exhibit
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I hadn’t paid very close attention to the previews; I knew that Clint Eastwood directed and produced this movie and that it was about a singing group. Turned out to be about Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and it was a learning Yoga In The Park experience for me, one that I completely enjoyed. The music was great, but I had no idea that the Four Seasons did all of those songs. Wednesdays, 9-10 am, DownThis is the story of Frankie Valli from his early days singtown Harbor Springs Zorn Park ing on the streets in Jersey to the heights of fame and the Beach. On the grass, bring mat descent from the heights. In many ways, it is and isn’t a or towel. This is a gentle slow flow yoga class, beginners typical musician story. Valli never had a problem with drugs, welcome, young to old. Cost: but he was not a great husband or father and, as with most $8. Classes begin June 25. For bands if you believe the Behind the Music series from TV, more information contact Carall bands implode eventually and the Four Seasons were rie Wiggins 231-881-6400. no exception. The casting was great; Director Eastwood chose to pull Farmers Markets from the stage play rather than Hollywood for his leads and it served him well. Christopher Walken is excellent in support and Mike Doyle as producer Bob Crewe steals Harbor Springs Farmers almost every scene. John Lloyd Young, Vincent Piazza, Market, Wednesdays and Michael Lomenda and Erich Bergen are all very good as Saturdays from 9 am-1 pm at the Four Seasons; all except Piazza appeared in the stage their location on the west end play of the same name. of Main St downtown. In addition to all the local seasonal I have no idea how Hollywoodized the story is, but since produce, fruits, flowers, baked Bob Gaudio and Frankie Valli both received producing goods, eggs, and more, the credits, I have to believe that the majority of the story is market will feature cooking factual. One of the techniques employed by Eastwood is demonstrations, music and having characters address the camera directly, ala Frankie other surprises. For more inforMuniz in Malcom in the Middle and one of the boys reminds mation visit hsfarmersmarket. the camera that everyone has their own view of history. weekly.com. There are two little bits of trivia that I want to share. At one point in the movie, a character is watching television Cross Village General Store, Tuesdayand the character on the screen is Rawhide’s Rowdy Yates, will be holding a weekly farmers Sunday Eastwood’s first big breakout role. There are several refermarket on Sundays from 9-1 at Open at did grow their location on the corner of ences to Joe Pesci in the movie and yes, the actor Levering Rd and State Rd. For up on the same streets and ran with5:00pm the band members more information call 231in this movie. In fact, his character in Goodfellas, Tommy Located 12 miles north of Harbor Springs and 11/2 miles 526-5226. DeVito, was named after the real person in this movie. south of Cross Village, on State Road This was one of the best movies I’ve seen in a while; 134 Downtown Petoskey Farmminutes and no snacks and I didn’t get fidgety. That speaks ers Market, is located on the volume. Rated R, lots of profanity and adult scenes, not for www.crowsnest-harborsprings.com 400 block of Howard St between smaller children, but it does give an interesting insight into JC Penney’s and Juilenne TomaBoathouse next to the the music business when you had toEreally work for it and Grilltoes W on Fridays 8:30 am-1 pm N winning a television show wasn’t the easiest way toat stardom. beach Walstrom’s Boathouse.
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Night of the Arts Harbor Springs 6th Annual Night of Arts Fine Art Gallery Tour, takes place Thursday, June 26 from 6-9 pm.- a celebration of fine arts, with galleries open to welcome your visit.
Street Musique kicks off their season also on Thursday, from 7-9, and will start with a celebration featuring the band HeSaid/She Said at the waterfront - the band will open and close the evening.so people can hang out and dance. Other performers that night will be Hannah Stoppel, Younce Guitar Duo, Atwood Green Band. New this year will be an open mic night where any musician can come and play music. And for the kids there will be face painters, balloon twisters, a juggler and a magician, depending on the night. Bring the family downtown Harbor Springs on Thursday for these two events.
Waterfront Wine Festival, Saturday, June 28, from 4-7 pm
Week of June 25-July 1, 2014
Tuesday-Saturday from 11-3 at the Harbor Springs Marina Boyne City Farmers Market, is held in Veterans Park Wednesunder the tent. where guests days and Saturdays from 8 can enjoy fabulous national am-noon and international tastings, wonderful samplings by local restaurants and specialty food Charlevoix Farmers Market stores, live local music, prize ,open Thursdays 9 am-1 pm. drawings, and more. Sponsored in downtown Charlevoix. by Scenic Michigan and HarPRINGS bor Springs Area HARBOR Chamber of Good Hart Farms Market Commerce Tickets are $20 in Days, take place Saturday advance, $25 at the door and from 2-5:30 pm starting June include 2 tastings. 28 and running through color season. Travel through the tunnel of trees to Good Hart to The Harbor Springs the market which features local Sk8 Park produce and much more; also features artists and artisans. For more info or directions, There are many fun activivisit goodhartstore.com.or call www.crowsnest-harborsprings.com ties planned for the Park 231-526-7661 this summer., Friday Nights, through Aug 29 the Sk8 park will be having children/teen Crooked Tree movie night from 6-8 pm Those Arts Center attending will pay $5 for pizza, pop and a dessert. Movie is free. June 27 - Stuart Little. Monday The Arts Center’s Detroit @ Nights, thru Aug 25, 6-10 pm CTAC film series continues Drop-In Pickle Ball for playthrough the month of June, ers looking for some friendly every Thursday evening.. Thurscompetition; Tues Nights thru day, June 26 the documentary Aug 26, 7-10 pm Drop-In film “Grown in Detroit” will be Basketball for players 16 years shown, one school’s story of
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turning abandoned land into an urban farming curriculum. All Detroit@CTAC film screenings in June will be free. Doors to the Arts Center open at 7 pm, movie begins at 7:30 in the CTAC theatre For more information call the Arts Center 231-347-4337 or visit www. crookedtree.org. The CTAC is located at 461- E. Mitchell St in downtown Petoskey.
Coffee@ Ten Lecture Series continues on , Tuesday, July
North Central Michigan College’s, Corporate and Community Education department is offering a wide variety of summer workshops in Petoskey - from grant writing to QuickBooks, photography to painting, farming to boating safety. Pre-registration is requested for all workshops. Please visit www.ncmich.edu/cce2 or call 231-348-6705 to register or for more information.
2014 Boater’s Safety Courses Please call the Emmet County Sheriff’s Office, at (231) 439-8900 to register for any of the classes listed here Classes are free of charge. Those interested in taking the course must be at least 12 years of age. Please bring a lunch with you: July 8 Harbor Point Association, 200 Harbor Point Dr, Harbor Springs, 9 am-3 pm; July 12, Crooked Lake Yacht Club, 9 am-3 pm; July 26, Carp Lake Township Fire Hall, 6339 Gill Rd, Carp Lake, 9 am-3 pm.
Maritime Museum Cancellation, This event had to be postponed due to weather conditions that would have been difficult for visitors. It is planned to have the event take place some time in September. The Maritime Museum in Mackinaw City had to postpone this event - commemorate the Launching of the Mackinaw WAGB83 until a yet to be determined date in the fall.
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Park at the Gazebo in downtown Petoskey. In cases of inclement weather, concerts will be performed one block east in the Crooked Tree Arts Center Theater inside the CTAC, 461 E. Mitchell St. Find a full list of performances at crookedtree.org.
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McGulpin Point Lighthouse One of Emmet County’s most important historic sites, McGulpin Point Lighthouse and Historic Site, is open for the season. Hours are 10 am to 8 pm daily throughout the summer. There is a gift shop that sells McGulpin and Headlands International Dark Sky Park items. Docents are on site daily. There is no admission charge to the lighthouse or to climb the tower. Donations are appreciated.The site is 10 acres and is a half-mile north of the Headlands International Dark Sky Park. The address is 500 Headlands Rd, Mackinaw City Phone at McGulpin is 9231) 436-5860 during the season.
Little Traverse Historical Museum
Little Traverse Bay Past and Present, is the LT Historical Museum’s summer 2014 special exhibit. This exhibit documents the tourist economy’s development and also serves as a snapshot of the region today. Included are the cities of Petoskey and Harbor Springs and the resort associations of Bay View and Wequetonsing. The exhibit’s grand opening will be on Thursday, June 26 between 7-8:30 pm.The program is free and open to the public.The museum is open Monday-Saturday between 10:00-4:00 and admission is $3 for non-members. It is located at Petoskey’s Bayfront Park. For more information on this program and the exhibit contact Michael Federspiel, Executive Director 231-347-2620 or info@petoskeymuseum. org.
L’Arbre Croche Museum The L’Arbre Croche Museum in Cross Village, is open Saturdays from 1-3 pm or by appointment, through the color season. The museum, which highlights the 300 year history of Cross Village, is located in the lower level of Father Al’s Parish Hall, adjacent to the Holy Cross Church on M-119/ Lakeshore Dr in Cross Village. If you would like to make an appointment, call Frank Francis (231)526-0906 .
Harbor Springs Area Historical Society
Stutsmanville Chapel, Week Second Annual Blessing of the Fleet and Summer White Party, sponsored by the Harbor Springs Area Historical Society will be held on Wednesday, June 25. Blessing of the Fleet on the harbor begins at 6:00 pm and will be followed by the Summer White Party at the Boathouse of Harbor Springs at 7:00 pm The Blessing’s boat parade can be easily viewed from the city docks, the city waterfront or from the water. Vessels of all shapes and sizes are encourage to participate. Participants are also urged to decorate their vessels. Registration for this event is strongly encouraged and a donation to the HSAHS is suggested. Following the Blessing of the Fleet, the Summer White Party will begin at 7 pm at the Boathouse of Harbor Springs. Tickets for this event are available from the Historical Society at www. HarborSpringsHistory.org or by calling the Historical Society office at 231-526-9771.
History The Harbor Springs History Museum, located at 349 E. Main St, is open year round. Our exhibit galleries are currently open Friday and Saturdays from 11 am-3 pm. The History Museum’s newest temporary exhibit, A Shadow Over the Earth: The Life and Death of the Passenger Pigeon, opens Saturday, June 7, 2014. This exhibit commemorates the extinction of the passenger pigeon one hundred years ago and explores how this once-abundant bird vanished from our skies. For more information about the Historical Society and our upcoming events, please visit un online at HarborSpringsHistory.org or call (231) 526-9771.
Churches Redpath Memorial Church, in Cross Village: Bert Treiber. from Harbor Springs, will be leading in worship on Sunday, June 29.. Service begins at 9:30 am. Coffee will follow the service at the home of Joan Young and Tom Schellenberg. All are welcome to attend both events.
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Ending Sunday June 29 ::Sunday mornings start with Children’s Sunday School from 9:15 - 10:15 and our Morning Worship Service at 10:30 Nursery for 1-3 yr olds is provided during both services. Stuts Adventure Camp for children ages 3-11 years old will be held July 1418, 5:30-8 pm. Check for details and download registration & medical release forms at www. stutsmanvillechapel.org.
First Presbyterian Church On Sunday, June 29. two services at 8:00 and 10:00 am. Sunday’S Cool is available for elementary age children during the 10:00 service, as is a nursery for infants and toddlers. The church is located at the corner of W.Lake and Cemetery Roads and is completely handicap accessible. 526-7332.
Fundraisers Get Ready for the 4th of July weekend, Dessert Auction under the big white tent, at First Presbyterian Church of Harbor Springs, Sunday, June 29 (corner of Lake and Cemetery Rds) Preview the selection at 11 am with bidding beginning at approximately 11:15. Proceeds go toward the formation of a Harbor Springs Community Children’s Choir to be directed by Jamie Platte. Selections include Decadent cakes, pies, baked goods, Independence day-themed snacks and baked treats of all kinds and several specialty items. Everyone is welcome to join this fast-paced, short and sweet event. For more information call the church office at 526-7332.
North Country Kids, will be hosting its fourth annual “Hats Off” event on Thursday, June 26 from 5-7 pm at the Holy Childhood Church Library. This year’s event will have more than just hats for sale! There will also be silent auction items, handcrafted items and bake sale goodies! The public is welcome to attend and support this wonderful, non-profit Daycare and Preschool Academy. Refreshments for all!
The 10th Little Traverse CROP Hunger Walk, will take
place Saturday, June 28. Registration begins at 8:30, Evelyn Hall, Bay View.Walk begins at 9 will have their Sunday Service am. The event gives an opporand Sunday School at 11:00 am, tunity to take steps to alleviate June 29. The Sunday Worship Mon. ...... Wings hunger and bring hope to those Service will be presented by struggling here and around Tues. ..... Whitefish Basket Linda Keiser. A musical cantata the world. The Manna Food Weds. ..... Meatloaf of “Sweet Freedom’s Song” will Project receives one quarter be directed by Marion Thurs. Kuebler.... Mexican Night of the money collected. They on the organ and piano. We Famous Cod Fish Fryfood to 35+ Fri............ not only distribute invite all to join us as we move Sat. ......... Ribs & Shrimp agencies in Antrim, Charlevoix into our celebration of The 4th. and Emmet counties Sun. ........ Kid’s Day, Pizza specialsbut direct a Food 4 Kids Backpack proThe United Methodist gram, a food rescue program, Church, of Alanson will have and a food pantry. The remaintheir Sunday June 29 Worship ing money goes to Church Service at 9 am with Sunday World Services who partners School following the service at in programs with indigenous to late to book your Christmas Party!!! 10 am. “The Not Sweet Freedom’s leaders to provide the aid most Song” cantata service will be needed by the communities
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themselves. 86 cents of every dollar given are used in these projects, overhead is only 14%. Donations can be made on line (www.crophungerwalk.org/ petoskeymi), by signing up to support a walker or rocker or obtaining a packet from the Jacksons, 810-407-1169 or Baysters 231-348-2017, co-chairs of the walk.For more info call Katlyn 231-347-8852.
Harbor Springs Outdoor Club, is hosting an open house, Sat, June 28 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Join us for hamburgers, hot dogs and snacks and see our beautiful facility. Certified instructors available to help you enjoy our target ranges, archery area and rifle range. Children 9 and up are invited to be introduced to the sport with equipment provided by the Club or bring your own and have us help you sight in or become more familiar with your gear. HSOC, 6975 W Robinson Rd, Harbor Springs. harborspringsoutdoorsclub.com for more information.
Youth Programs Kids’ Paddle Camp, will be offered by The Outfitter of Harbor Springs every week this summer! Big fun and paddling skills in a positive learning environment for 9-12 year olds. 4-day sessions (Monday-Thursday) run weekly through August 14 from 9:30 am-noon. Register for 1 or more sessions. Fee includes instruction and all paddling equipment. Reduced rate for Harbor Springs students available Sessions 1 and 7. To register and for more info: www.outfitterharborsprings.com, or call 231-526-2621.
Teen Club 150, is offering high school students tickets to see Les Miserable at Bay View on Friday, July 25 at 8 pm.Tickets are only $5 for high school students, $10 for parents. A limited number of tickets are available. There will be a social gathering before the show at 6:30 pm in the Club room. Call Andy Moe 526-2017 x 36 for more information. The club is located in the newly renovated Holy Childhood of Jesus Youth Room (use the 3rd St Church entrance and turn right - look for the stairs to the basement). Summer hours for Club 150: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 6:30-10:30. The club is non-denominational and all teens are welcome. For more information call 526-2017, ext 22.
Outdoor Events Paddleboard and Kayak Demo Day, will be hosted by The Outfitter of Harbor Springs on Saturday, June 28. A great chance to try before you buy: test-paddle top brands on the water with Outfitter staff and company reps onsite to help you find the right fit. Free of charge. Drop in anytime from
10:00 am-4:00 pm at Josephine Ford Park boat launch on Bay St in Harbor Springs. For more info: call 526-2621 or visit www. outfitterharborsprings.com.
Trail Run Series, is hosted by The Outfitter of Harbor Springs every Wednesday night at 6:00 pm through August 20. For runners of all ages and abilities, this 9-run series is a great chance to explore local trails, meet other runners, and run a 3-5 mile marked route at your own pace. Come to any and all runs that fit your schedule; registration requested. This week’s run on Wednesday, June 25 will be at Little Traverse Conservancy’s Offield Preserve Quick Rd. trailhead. To register or for more info: call The Outfitter at (231) 526-2621 or visit www.outfitterharborsprings.com.
Paddleboard Pilates, will be hosted every Friday morning by The Outfitter of Harbor Springs and instructed by Lynn Descamp of Pilates Midwest. Bring your full-body workout to a new level by developing core strength and balance on Little Traverse Bay from 7:30-9>00 am. Come every week or join us when you can. Meet at Jo Ford Park on Bay St. in Harbor Springs. Fee is $15 if you bring your own SUP or $30 with a SUP rental from The Outfitter. Registration required: email Lynn at balancedbodybylynn@ mac.com or call (231)330-1376. To rent a SUP, call The Outfitter at (231)526-2621.
Runs/Walks 6th Annual Little Traverse Triathlon, Sunday, July 13, presented by Bay Tennis & Fitness. Includes 600m swim, 19.6 mile bike, 4 mile run; and a free kids race. Fun, family event open to all ages and abilities. Everyone is welcome - first time triathletes, serious racers, and relay teams are encouraged to enter. Free t-shirt and lunch to participating athletes. Free kids race before the main event. Visit littletraversetri.com for detailed information. A portion of the proceeds to to the expansion of the Harbor Springs Bike Trail.
Little Traverse Half Marathon and 10K Run/Walk on Saturday, September 27, 2014. This point-to-point course along the woods and shoreline of Little Traverse Bay is flat and fast offering a diverse route with incredible views of Lake Michigan. The half marathon starts in the Village of Bay Harbor and the 10k starts in Petoskey State Park with both races finishing at the waterfront in Harbor Springs. Post race food and festivities done in small-town style and a free Kids Run, to follow. Calling all energetic volunteers! We need your help at the start line, on the course and at the finish line. To volunteer, register, or for more info visit www. runlittletraverse.com email firstname.lastname@example.org -CONTINUED on page 16.
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Work shop Beekeeping: Nuc Building, Thursday, June 26 from noon to 4:30 pm; Bear Creek Organic Farm, 4012 Atkins Rd, Petoskey. Learn from guest speaker Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH, about how to build hardy bee nucs locally, rather than importing sensitive queens from the south. Information about making increases and splits will also be included in this presentation and hands-on workshop. Please dress for outdoor work in a bee yard. Limited to 20 participants. $25-$50 sliding scale. Register at http/goo.gl/XAGWYv For more info contact Jeannie at 231-6225252 or jeannie@artmeetsearth. org
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the staff that makes this service possible in this community. No registration required. RefreshOpen House ments, music and door prizes provided. For more informaVitalCare Adult Day Center, tion about VitalCare Adult Day 262would E. Main - Harbor Springs | 231.526.4050 staff likeStreet to invite you Center, visit vitalcare.org or call to an open house at their new (231)348-0771. location, One Hiland Drive, Petoskey (located on the lower level of the Hiland Cottage) Friendship Centers on Thursday, June 26 from 4-6 pm. VitalCare Adult Day CenThe Village of Hillside, 311 ter impacts the lives of adults W Main St in Harbor Springs, with physical challenges and is pleased to announce the memory impairment and their formation of a Low Vision caregivers by providing a warm, Support Group. Anyone in the loving environment where each community 60 or over with an person, despite limitations, can eye/vision problem is invited continue to discover, learn, to joinStore us. We will be meeting hours: create and flourish. They are at- Sat 2 pm on the| Sun.11:00 fourth Tuesday Mon 10:00 5:00 - 4:00 committed to providing quality of each month. Meetings are of life for each person with digheld in building D, located at nity and support. Come meet
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the back of the village campus. Many vision aids are available from the Michigan Commission for the Blind. Share and receive information helpful in your daily life. Please call our office at 231-526-7108 with any questions.
See What’s New This Memorial Day Weekend Friendship Center of Harbor
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Sun. 11-3 We address both nutritional 262 E. Main Street and social needs of our community’s 526-4050 older citizens by offering awww.spice-harbor.com variety of activities and programs to suit every interest and ability level for seniors age 60 and older. Mon, Tues, Wed, & Fri the center provides a balanced, hot nutritious meal that is served at noon for a suggested donation of $2.50. Educational programs, health related clinics, fitness programs, holiday parties and much more are offered as well. Some of the offerings are: coffee social, 1011:30 every Mon, Tues, Wed and Fri; exercise classes Mon & Wed at 3:30; Wii Bowling ever Wed, 10-11; foot care, Blood Pressure Screenings, Bingo, Movie Day, Shopping trips and more. The Center is open Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri from 9:30-2:30. The Village of Hillside is the host site for the Friendship Center located at 309 W. Main St Community Room C in downtown Harbor Springs.. For more information on special events like us on Facebook at Friendship Center of Harbor Springs or call (231) 526- 6061.
The Women’s Resource Center of Northern Michigan offers free playgroups, for children aged Birth-60 months and preschool-aged siblings. Call (231)347-0067 or visit wrcnm.org for more information.
Women’s Resource Center, of Northern Michigan (WRCNM) provides free counseling and support services to victims of crime including victims of sexual assault, domestic abuse, child abuse, child sexual assault and adults molested when they were children. Services also provided to victims of elder abuse, hate crimes, economic abuse/fraud, robbery, DUI/
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Planned Parenthood, of West and Northern Michigan provides complete gyn exams, breast exams and Pap tests for women of all ages; pregnancy tests; counseling and provision of birth control supplies; including emergency contraception, testing and treatment for vaginal, urinary and sexually transmitted infections, including HIV testing. Services are confidential, affordable, and provided by women clinicians. Medicaid/PlanFirst! and MC/ VISA accepted. Open Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri; some evenings. Planned Parenthood, 1003 Spring St, Petoskey. (231)347-9692.
Harbor Springs Community Food Pantry, located in the lower level of the Holy Childhood Community Center building (entrance on Third Street), is open from 9:30 a.m.-noon every non-holiday Monday. Food is available for anyone in need in the Harbor Springs area. Those wishing to donate items may bring them to the Pantry on Monday morning or leave them in baskets inside the entrances of the church from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Phone (231)526-2017, Ext 43. This is a community-wide service.
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help seniors age 60 and older, residing in Emmet County, with needs that fall outside of the resources that are typically available. For information on how to apply for help with health related expenses, medications not covered by an insurance plan, safety and welfare needs or even emergency home repairs, please call (231) 347-3211 or toll-free at (888)347-0369.
Friendship Centers of Emmet County, Council on Aging, offers services for age 60 and over and spouses. Meals on Wheels and in-home respite, homemaker and personal care are available on a donation basis. Congregate meals are served in Petoskey, Brutus and Pellston. Foot care, massage therapy, medication management, blood pressure screening, support groups, Medicare Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP), Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP age 55+), choir, fitness programs and more are offered on a no cost, donation or low cost basis. Call (231) 347-3211 or (888) 3470369 for information.
Recycling Prescription and Over-theCounter (POD) Drop-Off day will be held Tuesday, April 22 from 7 am-4 pm at McLaren Northern Michigan, Petoskey Campus (Hospital Circle Driveway-Entrance off Mitchell St across from Johan’s Bakery). This is an opportunity for residents to safely dispose of their unwanted and unused pharmaceuticals for free. These POD Collection events will be scheduled throughout 2014 at various locations.
Emmet County Recycling, Friendship Centers of Emmet County has recently received a grant, from the Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation for its Senior Essential Needs Fund. In an ongoing effort to foster independence, the Council on Aging provides this fund to
With the holiday, when will my recyclables be picked up ? (clip and save) When a holiday falls on a a weekday, curbside collection will be one day later than usual for the remainder of the week, with Friday customers served on Saturday.
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will once again offer affordable drop-off document shredding as Shred-It will be on site at the Drop-Off Center, 7363 Pleasantview Road, Harbor Springs from 9:00 a.m. to noon on Saturdays July 26 and September 13. Cost is $5 per small bankers box/ copy paper box or the equivalent. The shredded paper will be recycled and certificates of destruction are available upon request. For more info call 231348-0604
Emmet County Recycling, offers free recycling of all electronics all the time. Free electronics recycling is made possible by a 2008 Michigan law requiring manufacturers who sell computers and TVs in the state to provide a free and convenient way for customers to recycle their old computers and TVs. The facility is open from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. on weekdays and 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturdays and is closed Sundays and major holidays. For more information on electronics recycling locally, contact Emmet County Recycling at (231)348-0640 or visit www.EmmetRecycling.org.
Volunteer Opportunities Cashier Assistant, in the ReStore in Harbor Springs.The ReStore sells gently used building materials, home appliances, housewares, and furniture that otherwise might end up in a landfill. Revenue generated from the sale of items donated help to build safe and affordable homes in our community.The cashier assistant is responsible for answering phones, greeting customers, assisting customers, cleaning donations, and helping put donations on the floor. The cashier assistant will be working right along side staff. This opportunity is sponsored by Northwest Michigan Habitat for Humanity. Mandy Martin, Volunteer Coordinator, 231348-6926. To volunteer for this opportunity or to see more volunteer opportunities go the the Char-Em United Way Volunteer Connections website: http:// tinyurl.com/volunteerconnections or call 231-487-1006.
Support your community, by volunteering with the Women’s Resource Center Gold Mine Resale Shops and Safe Home. Both are in need of building repairs and/or maintenance. If you are a skill maintenance person with some extra time, please contact Jamie Winters, Volunteer coordinator (231)347-1572.
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