ARENAC COUNTY — Below is a list of upcoming events in and around our community. Click on each item to be taken to the preview story for each event. If the event is not clickable, the story has not yet been posted.
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If you know of an event that you do not see on our list, please email News Editor Tim Barnum at firstname.lastname@example.org.
31: Headstone dedication to Civil War veterans - Clayton Township Cemetery - 10:30 a.m.
7: Earth Day event - Alger Dwight Schaff Memorial Park - 12-3 p.m.
11: Auction and chicken dinner to raise money for Arenac County fireworks - Ali's UpNorth in Au Gres 0 4:30 p.m.
13: St. Mary's of Michigan Standish Hospital Auxiliay charity golf tournament - Pine River Golf Course - 8 a.m.
13-14: CheeseTown Festival and races - Pinconning - 5 p.m. June 13
14: Au Gres-Sims-Whitney Fire Department walleye tournament - Au Gres River
14: Flag Day ceremony and tattered flag disposal - Standish American Legion - 7 p.m.
14-15: Honoring Saganing Powwow - Powwow grounds at Saganing Tribal Center - 1 p.m.
19: Caring Bear Picnic and Kyle Kandal Bicycle Rodeo - St. Mary's of Michigan Standish Hospital - 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
21: Victorian Tea - Northeast Art Center in Standish - noon and 3 p.m. sessions
21: Sgt. Justin Wisniewski Memorial Golf Scramble - Pine River Golf Course - 9 a.m.
25: Summer concert with Muzyka - Standish Hisotrical Depot - 6:30 p.m.
26: Magic of Reading with Baffling Bill - Au Gres Community Library - 10:30 a.m.; Mary Johnston Memorial Library - 2 p.m.
2: Summer concert with Flipside - Standish Hisotrical Depot - 6:30 p.m.
2-3: Live birds of prey - Omer Little Eagle's Nest Library - July 2 at 6 p.m.; Au Gres Community Library - July 3 at 10:30 a.m.; Mary Johnston Memorial Library - 2 p.m.
5: Arenac County fireworks - breakwall in Au Gres - dusk
9: Summer concert with Lenny Hicks - Standish Hisotrical Depot - 6:30 p.m.
10: I Love Books with magician/juggler Ben Spitzer - Au Gres Community Library - 10:30 a.m.; Mary Johnston Memorial Library - 2 p.m.
12: Model A and T car show - Standish Historical Depot - 10 a.m.
12-13: Arenac County Relay For Life - Standish-Sterling Central High School gymnasium - 10 a.m. to 10 a.m.
16: Summer concert with Jeff Taylor - Standish Hisotrical Depot - 6:30 p.m.
16-17: Wacky Science with Doug Scheer - Omer library - July 16 at 6 p.m.; Au Gres library - July 17 at 10:30 a.m.; Standish library at 2 p.m.
23: Summer concert with Steve Drzweicki - Standish Hisotrical Depot - 6:30 p.m.
24: Fizz, Boom, Read with Mark Rosenthal - Au Gres library - 10:30 a.m.; Standish library - 2 p.m.
26: Au Gres Cruisers 13-mile cruise - Au Gres-Sims to the city pavilion - 5:15 p.m.
27: Au Gres car show - Au Gres city park - 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
29: Arenac County Fair July 29-Aug. 2 - Arenac County Fairgrounds in Standish
30-31: The Terrible Misgivings of Dr. Frankenstein with Acting Up Theatre - Omer library - July 16 at 6 p.m.; Au Gres library - July 17 at 10:30 a.m.; Standish library at 2 p.m