Blood drive slated for Sept. 8 - An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at the St. Mary’s Family Center, located at 707 Spruce Street in Grayling, from 12-4:45 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 8. Sept. 8 is Blood Donor Day in Michigan. For more information, or to make appointments, visit redcrossblood.org (sponsor code: Grayling O Donors) or call 1-800-RED CROSS.
Bingo available on Monday nights - The Kalkaska Eagles Club hosts Bingo on Monday nights. It is open to the public. Early bird starts at 5 p.m.
Bowling leagues looking for more teams - The Monday Pioneer League for bowling has openings for teams. The league bowls on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. The teams are for women. The Thursday Morning Coffee League also has openings for teams (can be men, women, or mixed, total of four bowlers). It bowls at 10 a.m. Contact Kary Moshier at (989) 889-1012 to sign up for either of the leagues.
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.