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Saginaw Arts & Enrichment Commission seeking All Area Arts Awards nominees

  The Saginaw Arts & Enrichment Commission is currently seeking nominees for its 26th annual All Area Arts Awards. Deadline for nominations is March 31, 2015.

  Nominees must be individuals, businesses, media, artists, arts programs, volunteers, or civic leaders from Saginaw County who have made a significant impact on the arts at a national, state or local level.

  Award categories include: Individual, Non-profit and Business or Corporate.

  Nominations may be made online at, in person at the Andersen Enrichment Center in Saginaw or by calling 989-759-1363 ext. 223 to have a form mailed.

St. Michael's to host rummage sale March 27 and 28

  The Mary Martha Guild of St. Michael's, M-15 in Richville, is sponsoring a rummage sale on Friday, March 27 from 9am-5pm and Saturday, March 28 from 9am-1pm in the St. Michael's Park Hall.

  Proceeds from the event go toward mission projects with supplemental funding provided by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. 

Frankenmuth Am. Legion and  Auxiliary to host casino bus trip April 13

  The Frankenmuth American Legion Auxiliary is hosting a one day motor coach trip to Saganing Eagles Landing Casino in Standish and Soaring Eagle Casino in Mt. Pleasant on Monday, April 13.

  Game play credits and food vouchers are included. 

  The bus will leave the Am. Legion on Monday, April 13 at 7am and return that evening at 6pm.  Seating is limited. Must be 21 years of age. For registration or pricing information, please call Dick Hunt 989-652-6545.  

List Preschool craft show seeking vendors

  List Preschool is sponsoring a craft show on Saturday, April 25 from 10am-3pm in the Frankenmuth List Elementary gymnasium.

  All vendors interested in showcasing at this event should request a registration form from or call Janette (989-652-6187 x2418).

  Registrations are due April 16  and are expected to fill fast.  Registration will close when spaces are filled.

38th annual Siem G'scheit party date set 

  Frankenmuth's Seven Smart club has selected Tuesday, April 21, 2015, as the date for the 38th annual Siem G'scheit German dialect party and dinner.  More details to come at a later date.

Cass River Genealogy Society plans road trip May 2-3

  The local Cass River Genealogy Society, serving Frankenmuth, Bridgeport, Birch Run and surrounding areas is planning a trip to the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, Indiana, May 2-3. 

  The ACPL is a valuable resource for the genealogical community, as they have one of the largest research collections available, incorporating records from around the world with a staff that specializes in genealogy.

  To find out more information or to participate in the trip, please attend the March meeting to be held on Tuesday, March 24 at 6:30pm at the Wickson Public Library in Frankenmuth.  The March meeting topic is a Webinar, Zigzagging through German Church Records

FHS Class of � reunion July 11

  The Frankenmuth High School class of 1975 will be holding their 40th class reunion on Saturday, July 11.  The location for the event will be Fischer Hall, 613 South Main Street in Frankenmuth.  The event will take place from 7-11pm and the cost per person is $10 with snacks and beverages provided.

  RSVP’s with payment can be sent by July 1, 2015 to Herb Zeilinger, 405 Ardussi Street, Frankenmuth, MI  48734.

  If you are reading this announcement and know of someone who was a member of this class, please spread the word.  You can find further information on the class website: or Facebook page:



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