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July 2018
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July 3

This is a Paid Event Demolition Derby & Fireworks
Tuesday, July 3
Held at the Clare County Fairgrounds
Demolition Derby by Unique Motor Sports, starts at 7pm
Grandstand Admission is $10 per adult;
$5 for kids ages 5 and under.
Fireworks start at dusk.

 

July 4

This is a free Event Annual 4th of July Parade
Wednesday July 4,
Theme: Fairy Tales.
Line-up begins at 9:30am at the Clare County Fairgrounds
Free to enter, but registration is required
Parade begins at 11am sharp.
To register, call (989) 539-6011.

 

July 6

This is a free Event Weidman Country Quilters Annual Quilt Show
Friday July 6 and Saturday July 7 2018 from 10am to 4pm
Admission is free Located behind the Isabella Bank in the Community Center at 5918 W. Bridge Street, Weidman.
Raffle tickets for this years queen size quilt "Friendship Flowers" will be available at the show at $1 each or 6 for $5.
Need not be present to win.
The quilt will be on display at Abbott's furniture in Weidman until the show.

 

July 6

This is a free Event Outdoor Movie Night at Mid Michigan Community College
Friday, July 6, 6 – 8 p.m.
“Justice League”
Lawn of the Harrison campus.
FREE for the entire family. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.
Concessions available.

 

July 6

This is a free Event Lake George boat Parade
Saturday, July 6, 8 p.m.,
begins at Lake George boat launch.
Free entry with cash prizes awarded to 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th place winners.
No theme this year. Entries will be judged on Costume, Shore interaction, Difficulty.
Contact Nancy Shaw 989-588-2025.

 

July 8

This is a free Event Lake George Street Parade
Sunday, July 8 at Noon
Free entry, all are welcome to walk, drive, or ride in the parade.
Cash prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th place winners.
Line up @ Luke Hamlin Ball Field.
Registration will begin 10:45, no entries after 11:45 to be considered for prizes.
Contact Nancy Shaw 989-588-2025

 

July 11

This is a free Event Harrison Area Genealogical Society annual picnic
Wednesday, July 11 5:30 p.m., at the Clare County Museum complex on Dover Road.
Bring a dish to pass and your own table service.

 

July 14

This is a Paid Event Art of Gardening Tour
Saturday, July 14 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Explore the beauty of gardens throughout Clare County!
Tickets will be available in early July.
For event and ticket information, please call Carol at 386-3861.

 

July 14

This is a Paid Event Harrison Chamber of Commerce Pig Roast at Harrison City Park
Saturday, July 14, 1 p.m.- 4 p.m.,

 

July 18

This is a free Event Surrey House/Harrison District Library Front Porch concert "Exit 95"
Wednesday, July 18 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

 

July 20-21

This is a free Event Clare Annual Downtown Sidewalk Sales
Friday, July 20 & Saturday, July 21

 

July 21

This is a Paid Event Ride for Freedom
Saturday, July 21: Registration from 9-11 a.m. at Trail's End Pub in Leota
Cost is $20 per person to enter the run.
This run is a fundraiser to purchase a Vietnam War Statue for the Freedom Park in Harrison that honors all veterans.
For more information, call Dan or Becky at 989-539-9644 or Maye at 989-944-0075

 

July 21

This is a free Event Saturday at the Animal Shelter
Saturday, July 21 at 10 a.m
Volunteers and shelter staff will open on a Saturday for adoptable pets.

 

July 23

This is a Paid Event 135th Clare County Fair
July 23 - 28, 2018 Clare County Fairgrounds, Harrison.

 

July 25

This is a free Event Clare County Democratic Party will meet
July 25, 6:30 p.m. at 4 Leaf Brewing, 412 N McEwan St., Clare
JOHN HOPPOUGH & MARK BIGNELL, Candidates for 33rd Dist. MI Senate will be the featured speakers at this meeting.
Come early for great food and drink.
The public is welcome.
For more information go to www.clarecountydemocrats.com

 

July 28-29

This is a free Event 18th Annual Farwell Lumberjack Festival
July 28 & 29, Village Park, Farwell
Call 588-0580 for more information

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Aug 4

This is a free Event The Harrison High School graduating class of 1968
will be holding their 50th reunion at The Carriage Inn Harrison
August 4, 2018, 2:30pm

 

Aug 4

This is a Paid Event "Mud Day" at 20 Lakes Tractor Club
Saturday, August 4,
4 Miles west of Harrison on M-61.
Come enjoy a day with the family and let the kids play in the mud!
5 per car load.
Arts & Crafts Fair, Flea Market, Tug-of-War & More!
Call (989) 539-6011 for details!

 

Aug 6

This is a Paid Event Clare County Crazy Quilters Announces Their Second Annual Quilt Party
Monday, August 6 starting at 10 a.m. at the First Congregational Church, 211 Spruce St, Harrison
There will be games, prizes, and the quilt raffle drawing.
$7.00 includes lunch.
Reservations are required by July 30.
Call 989-424-1159 and mail check to Clare County Crazy Quilters, P O Box 51, Harrison, MI 48625.

 

Aug 7

This is a free Event Trails End Free Family Fun Event
Tuesday, August 7 ,11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Trails End Pub, Leota.
Free Family Event! Dr. Slime Science Show from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Skittles the Clown will be doing free face painting and balloon animals.
Food, Games, Preschool Registration and free backpacks for kids in preschool to high-school.
Call Sarah McCurdy 989-386-8644

 

Aug 7

This is a free Event Author Luncheon with Susanna Craig
Tuesday, August 7 ,12 p.m. at the Harrison District Library
Susanna Craig writes historical romances that will "leave you breathless," says the New YourkTimes best selling author Jennifer McQuiston.
We will talk about her book The Companion's Secret (Rogues & Rebels, Book 1) A tempestuous new series, Rebellious Hearts prove hard to tame.
Sign up is required.
For more information please contact the Harrison District Library Circulation Desk or call 539-6711
www.hdl.org

 

Aug 15

This is a free Event Donation Icon Surrey House/Harrison District Library Front Porch concert "Crazy Chester"
Wednesday, August 15, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

 

Aug 18

This is a free Event Beaverton Class of 1973 Reunion
Saturday, August 18 at 6 p.m.,
at Beaverton Tavern.
FB: 1973 Beaverton Class Reunion.

 

Aug 20-22

This is a free Event 20 Lakes Antique Engine and Tractor Club Swap Meet
September 20, 21 & 22
Held 4 miles west of Harrison on M-61.
Call (989) 539-9422 for more information.

 

Aug 23

This is a Paid Event 3rd Annual Harrison Garden Tour
Thursday August 23 3-7 p.m.,
Visit 5 private gardens and the Veterans Freedom Park.
Door Prizes.
Tickets are $10.00 and are available at: Harrison City Hall, call 539-7145

 

Aug 24-25

This is a free Event Old 27 Car Tour & Street Fair
August 24 & 25, Downtown Harrison.
Old 27 Car Tour in Clare, August 23rd

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Sept 22

Donation Icon CA$H BA$H
Saturday, September 22, 6:00pm at the Harrison Moose Lodge
This is our Annual Chamber Fundraiser and Reverse Raffle.
Reverse raffle with cash prizes, 50/50 raffles, bucket raffles, and more!
$50 per person, includes dinner and raffle.
Call (989) 539-6011 for more information.

 

Sept 20-22

This is a free Event 20 Lakes Antique Engine and Tractor Club Swap Meet
September 20, 21 & 22
Held 4 miles west of Harrison on M-61.
Call (989) 539-9422 for more information.

 

Sept 29

This is a free Event Alpaca Farm Days
Saturday, September 29 10am - 4pm at Living the Good Life Alpaca Acres (611 N. Bringold Avenue, Harrison).
Call (810) 877-4103 for details.