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Community Ed. presents Glee workshop Dec. 16

  Area Middle School Students are being given the opportunity to participate in a Choral Performance Workshop with Nada Radokavich, a member of the Vocal Department at Flint School of Performing Arts. In this workshop Nada will teach fifth through eighth grade students how to prepare vocally for an audition.
   The upcoming Workshop is Wednesday, December 16 from 3:30-5pm and is open to students in grades 5-8.
  For cost information and to register contact Bonnie VanVoorhees, Frankenmuth Community Education (989-652-6351) or email

Santa visits, ornament artists and sing-alongs at Bronner’s

  Beginning Friday, Nov. 27, Santa will visit with children 10 years old and under at Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland through December 24. Santa’s hours Monday through Thursday are 10-11:30am, 1-4pm, and 5:30-7pm. On Friday, Santa will greet children from 10am-7pm. Santa’s hours Saturday are 9:30am-7pm. On Sunday, Santa will visit with children from noon-5:30pm. For groups of 25 or more, please phone ahead (989-652-9935, ext. 556).
  Ornament artist Jacki Edwards will sign her delightful clay dough ornaments purchased at Bronner’s Friday through Sunday, Dec. 4-6. She will sign Dec. 4 from 6-8:30pm, Dec. 5 from 10am-noon and 1-5pm and Dec. 6 from noon-5pm.
  Teresa Thibault, artist behind the popular Heart Gifts line of ornaments, will sign her ornaments purchased at Bronner’s Friday through Sunday, Dec. 11-13. She will sign Dec. 11 and 12 from 10am-noon and 1-8pm, and Dec.13 from noon-6:30pm. 
  Join members of the Bronner family in singing a variety of favorite Christmas carols Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 22 and 23, in Bronner’s program center. The sing-alongs will be held from 1:30-2pm each day.
  A member of the Bronner family and guest guitarist will lead everyone in singing “Silent Night” in the Silent Night Memorial Chapel on Thursday, Dec. 24, from 3-3:15pm. This peaceful assembly is the perfect way to remember why we celebrate the Christmas season.
  For more information, contact Bronner’s customer service department (989-652-9931) or

Free cab rides for military

  Corbi Cab of Frankenmuth (989-327-0026) is offering free cab rides to or from MBS or Flint Bishop Airport for active military and their dependents in the local area.
  Those in Clio, Montrose, Birch Run, Burt, Frankenmuth or Bridgeport must give 24 hour notice and provide car seats for children if necessary.
  The free service is available from Nov. 21 through Dec. 27.

   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).

Snowmobile safety classes offered Dec. 5

  The Frankenmuth Snowmobile Club is hosting a Snowmobile Safety Class on Saturday, Dec. 5 from 8:30am-2:30pm at the Frankenmuth Conservation Club, 8415 East Curtis Road, Frankenmuth. Lunch will be provided.
  For registration and more information, contact Ed Roedel (989-823-2225).

Frankenmuth Am. Legion & Auxiliary to host Kewadin Casino trip Jan. 10 and 11

  The Frankenmuth American Legion & Auxiliary will be hosting an overnight bus trip to Kewadin Casino in St. Ignace on Sunday, January 10 and Monday, January 11, 2016.
  The bus will leave from the American Legion at 9am on Sunday to St. Ignace then to Sault Ste. Marie for an overnight stay then back to St. Ignace and will return home at 6pm on Monday.
  Deadline for registration is December 10, 2015, and space is limited. Call (989-652-6545) for details and pricing 


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