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Frankenmuth Driving School Segment 1, 2 available

  Frankenmuth Driving School will hold Segment 1 driver education class at Frankenmuth High School from 6-8pm starting Monday, Oct. 24.
  Segment 2 classes will be held Oct. 31 and Nov. 1-2 from 4-6pm.
  For more information contact Bob Milne (810-347-5650) or email or visit

Fellowship of Christian Men to meet Oct. 29

  The next Fellowship of Christian Men (FCM) breakfast meeting will be held on Saturday, October 29th, 2016, from 7:30-9am, at Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth downstairs.  The cost will be $7 per person. The public is welcome, but please RSVP to
  Ernie Balcueva will be the speaker for the day.  Ernie is the son of Dr. Edgar and Mary Jane Balcueva of Saginaw, who has survived two heart transplants over the last 16 years.  Ernie, a 1987 Arthur Hill High School graduate, has battled heart complications since he was a child.  He was diagnosed with Cardiac apoptosis, a disease that has claimed the lives of four of his brothers which at the time had only 10 known cases, five of which were the Balcueva boys.  Ernie, a 45 year old father of two, now resides in Sylvan Lake, MI

Am. Legion Post #150 to hold holiday arts & craft show Nov. 5

  The Frankenmuth American Legion Post #150 Auxiliary, 990 Flint St., is holding its 35th annual holiday bazaar on Saturday, November 5 from 9am-3pm.
  New vendors will be offering springerle, butter horns and many arts and craft items.
  Admission is free and lunch is available from 11am-1pm.

Christian Women’s Club will meet Nov. 8

  All ladies are invited to attend the Frankenmuth Area Christian Women's Club "Make A Difference" luncheon to be held on Tuesday, November 8,  from 12-2pm in the Main Dining Room at Zehnder's Restaurant in Frankenmuth. 
  The special feature, “Touching Lives Around the World " will be presented by Beth Irish from Grand Blanc.  She will share how the organization known as ECHO ( Educational  Concerns for Hunger Overseas ) based in  Ft. Myers, Florida, is reducing hunger and improving lives around the world.  
  The guest soloist will be Kai Gritter from Saginaw. The special guest speaker will be Mary Haddad, Adrian. In her talk, “Survival and Success in the Search for Significance", she will share how her search for love in all the wrong places led to a marriage of alcoholism and emotional illness. 
  Free pre-school nursery is available by reservation.  For luncheon and nursery reservations or more information please call Grace (989-871-4048) or Alice (989-823-8975).

Cardio Drumming classes going on now

  Cardio Drumming classes are open to the public at Heritage Park in Frankenmuth on Tuesday’s at 6:30pm. The classes are a 45 minute workout for all fitness levels.
  Equipment needed for the class includes drumsticks, a 65cm stability ball and a 17-20 gallon bucket. Equipment kits are available for purchase at Main Street Tanning and Nail Salon in Birch Run.
  Interested persons can register before class between 5:30-6:25pm. There is a fee to participate. Contact Kheila Knight (989-233-1117 or 989-624-5595) for further information.

Adult Grief Support Group

  The public is welcome to attend Adult Grief Support Group meetings every third Thursday from 7-8:30pm at 100 Mayer Rd., Frankenmuth.

  Topics discussed  include: Shattering the Myths of Grief, Shopping & Cooking for One, Physical Aspects of Grief, Safety for Living Alone, Secondary Losses after Death of a Loved One, Dealing with the Loneliness of Grief and more.  For more information call (989-652-4663).


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