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 Reed City Area District Library is hosting Story Hour at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 15, which will include stories and activities. For more information visit reedcitylibrary.org. or call 231-832-2131.

•    The Reed City Chamber of Commerce 15th annual golf scramble will take place starting at 9 a.m., June 17 at Spring Valley Golf Course. Cost is $70 per player or $280 per team and will include 18 holes, cart, lunch at the turn and dinner, plus chances to win great prizes. For more information or to sign up contact Alanna McBee at 231-832-6431 or reedcityareachamber@gmail.com. 

•    The Reed City Robotics Team will host a golf scramble fundraiser starting at 9 a.m., June 18 at Intimidator Golf Course. Registration is $200 per team. Pre-register with Brad Smith at bsmith@reedcityschools.org or Josh Johnston at jjohnston@reedcityschools.org. All proceeds go to support the Reed City Robotics Team.

•    Art in the Park will take place from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday June 18 at Rambadt Park in Reed City. It is open to all ages. All materials will be provided. For updates follow the City of Reed City Facebook page.

•    Liberty Baptist Church will host “Artic Edge” Vacation Bible School from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Monday, June 20 through Friday, June 24 at 485 Old U.S. Hwy. 131, Reed City.

•    The Cedar Creek Band will host a free concert from 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, June 24, at the Reed City Depot, Pere Marquette Trail, Reed City. For more information follow the Cedar Creek Band Facebook page.

•    The inaugural Pride Big Rapids event will take place from 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., June 26, at Northend Riverside Park in Big Rapids. The event will include live music, activities for kids, a drag show and a beverage tent. For more information follow the Pride Big Rapids Facebook page.

•    The Evart Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, now through October 8. Vendors or food trucks interested in being part of the farmers market email evartfarmmarket@gmail.com or call 231-250-8768.

•    Liberty Baptist Church of Reed City is hosting “Praise in the Park” at 6 p.m. Sunday evenings at the Bandshell at Rambadt Park through September 4. Admission is free and will include a cookout/potluck meal.

•    The Big Rapids Downtown Development Association will host the “Pocket Park Music Series” from noon to 2 p.m., Fridays through Sept. 2, at the Pocket Park in downtown Big Rapids next to Raven Brew and Barbeque. This is a free concert. From more information visit cityofbr.org.

•    The Osceola-La Toys for Tots is hosting a can drive from 11 a.m. to noon the first Saturday of each month. Drop off location is the Ebels parking lot on chestnut Street in Reed City. For more information call 231-468-8409 or 231-250-3646.

•    Crossroads community Church, 110 S. Main St., Evart is hosting Celebrate Recovery meetings at 6:30 p.m., every Monday. Find answers with others that are on the same journey. For more information visit cccevart.org. or call 231-734-1100.

•    The Reed City Heritage Museum is open from 1-4 p.m. Friday through Tuesday at 138 W. Slosson Ave., Reed City. Admission is free. Groups are welcome.

•    The Crossroads Quilt guild meets at 6:30 p.m., at the Church of the Nazarene, 5300 220th Ave., Reed City, on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Those interested are welcome to attend without being a member. Any level of quilter is encouraged to attend.

•    The Reed City Food Pantry will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 831 S. Chestnut St., Reed City. Clients may come once each month for 12 months.

•    The Reed City Senior Center at 219 E. Todd Ave., hosts the following events 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 Reed City Community Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sundays, from June 26 to Aug 28. Vendors interested in setting up a booth may contact reedcityareachamber@gmail.com or call 231-832-5431.