Osceola County community events calendar

OSCEOLA COUNTY — The following is a list of community events happening in and around the area. If you have an event you would like posted on the calendar, or if any information is incorrect, contact cathie.crew@pioneergroup.com:

• The Evart Car Club will host its annual Eight Point Lake Cruise on Friday, Sept. 3. Line up will begin at 5 p.m., at North Industrial Park Drive, with departure at 5:30 p.m. This event is open to any car enthusiast who would like to participate. There is no entry fee.

• The Osceola County board of commissioners will meet at 9:30 a.m., Sept. 7, at the Osceola County Courthouse, 301 Upton Ave., Reed City. For more information visit osceola-county.org or call 231-832-3261.

• The Evart city council will meet at 8 p.m., Sept. 7, at the Evart Depot, 200 S. Main St., Evart. A work session will begin at 7:30 p.m. For more information visit evart.org or call 231-734-2181.

• The Osceola County Commission on Aging will host a “Loaded Baked Potato Day” on Saturday, Sept. 9. The potatoes will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at these locations: Evart – 732 W. 7th St.; Tustin – 213 Nelson St.; Marion – 101 E. main St.; and Reed City Methodist Church – 503 S. Chestnut. The cost for a loaded potato is $6 – pulled pork is $2 extra. Order deadline is Sept. 2. Call 231-734-5559 to pre-order.

• The Evart Promise Plus Golf Outing will be held on Sunday, Sept. 26 at Spring Valley Golf Club, 18396 US-10, Hersey. Registration is at 9:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. For more information email kendra@evartpromiseplus.org or call 231-818-8336.

• The Reed City Food Pantry will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, beginning Sept. 7, at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 831 S. Chestnut St., Reed City.

• The Reed City Senior Center at 219 E. Todd Ave., is now open. The following events will be offered weekly: Wednesdays at noon - Fun Bingo; Thursdays at noon- Euchre; Friday – doors open at 10:30 a.m., Early Bird at 11:30 a.m. and Regular Bingo at noon. The first Wednesday of each month there will be a potluck at 11:30 a.m. For further information regarding activities or volunteering call 231-832-1136.

• The Evart Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, through October 9, at 200 Main St., Evart.

• The New Reed City Community Market will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sundays, at the Reed City Depot, 200 N. Chestnut St. New vendors are welcome. For more information visit the Reed City Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook page.

• The Reed City Depot will host the Cedar Creek Band from 6-9 p.m. the second and fourth Thursday of each month through September.

• Praise in the Park, a free family event will take place at 6 p.m., at Rambadt Park, every Sunday evening through Labor Day weekend.

• The next meeting of the Evart Car Club will be at 7 p.m., Oct. 12, at the VFW Post #7979, 4681 85th Ave., Evart. For information call 989-339-8634.