GRA to conduct swim classes - Grayling Recreation Authority is offering an Advanced Level 2 and Level 3 Swim Class starting on April 10. Cost to participate is $45. Classes will be held at the Grayling Ramada, on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 4-5 p.m. Transportation is not provided. The class runs for three weeks. Call Hanson Hills Recreation Area at (989) 348-9266 to register.
St. Francis Thrift Shop to host fundraiser - The St. Francis Thrift Shop will conduct a fundraiser for Pat Kucharek on Saturday, March 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Spring and summer donations are appreciated. The Thrift Shop is located at 6455 M-72 West.
United Way to hold Annual Meeting - The Annual Meeting of the Crawford County United Way will be held on Tuesday, March 28, at 5:30 p.m. in the meeting room of the Devereaux Memorial Library, 201 Plum St. in Grayling. The public is welcome.
Have an upcoming event? Announce it here - Do you have an upcoming event to announce in the Briefs? The basic guidelines: Must be a public event in Crawford County. Upcoming event announcements can run one time in the Briefs. Public events or services that are ongoing may run once per month. Deadline for submission is noon on Monday each week. Submit Brief items to the Avalanche via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or in person at the Avalanche office (102 Michigan Avenue). Please provide event date, time, place, appropriate details, a contact person’s email address, and a contact person’s phone number.