Alanson Church of the Nazarene’s “What’s Up” Sizzlin’ Summer Kickoff cookout is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, at the church. Bring your own meat to grill, and a dish to pass. There will be pony rides and a petting zoo for the kids to enjoy. The 11 a.m. Sunday, May 26, worships begins with Sunday school classes with choices of subjects for everyone. The sermon, “Remembering the Cost of Freedom,” will be given by the Rev. Foster Schmitt.
Sunday, May 26
Petoskey Duplicate Bridge Club meets at 1:30 p.m. on Sundays at 2144 Cemetery Road, Petoskey. All players welcome. Visit www.petoskeybridgeclub.com or call (231) 881-0829 for information.
Tuesday, May 28
Petoskey Regional Audubon Society free early morning birdwalk begins at 7:30 a.m. every Tuesday in May at Pond Hill Farm near Harbor Springs, led by John and Joanne Biddick. These walks are appropriate for all levels of experience, and no reservations are required. Bring binoculars and a field guide if you have them, dress for the weather, and wear sturdy shoes that you don’t mind getting muddy. Participants will receive a checklist of Emmet County birds. Call Sally at (231) 526-1222 for more information.
Disciplers Bible study, nondenominational in-depth study and fellowship meets 9:30-11 a.m. Tuesdays at the First Presbyterian Church, Petoskey. For more information, call Joann Palmer, (231) 526-0289.
The Boyne City Scrabble Club meets 1-4 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at the Boyne District Library, 201 E. Main St., Boyne City. For information call (231) 582-2908.
Petoskey Friendship Center activities Tuesday, May 28: foot care 8:30 a.m.; massage 9 a.m.; lunch at noon: Memorial Day celebration: baked chicken, potato salad, baked beans, special dessert, biscuits.
Boyne Area Senior Center activities Tuesday, May 28: lunch: Spanish rice; brown bag bingo.
Charlevoix Senior Center activities Tuesday, May 28: lunch: Spanish rice; paint class 1 p.m.; cards (Rummy) 1 p.m.
Harbor Springs Friendship Center activities Tuesday, May 28: coffee 10 a.m.; lunch at noon: Memorial Day celebration: baked chicken, potato salad, baked beans, special dessert, biscuits; walking 1 p.m.
East Jordan Senior Center activities Tuesday, May 28: line dancing 11 a.m.; lunch: Spanish rice; bingo 12:30 p.m.; paint class 1 p.m.
Pellston Friendship Center activities Tuesday, may 28: water fitness 9:30 a.m. at Crooked River Lodge, Alanson; lunch at noon: Memorial Day celebration: baked chicken, potato salad, baked beans, special dessert, biscuits.
The Wawatam Area Senior Center hours for congregate meals are 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 1 p.m. Sunday. The center is open every day at noon for recreation, Wii, card games and use of computers (internet service). The center is located on Cedar Street in Mackinaw City.
Mackinaw City High School graduates: an all-class school reunion gathering takes place from 5-9 p.m. on Friday, May 31, at Audie’s Restaurant banquet room. Classic hors d’oeuvres station and cash bar will be available. Cost is $10 per person. Contact Russ Beyne at (231) 436-5353, or Ronald Wallin at (231) 436-5626 for more information.