Thank you to all who Joined us on March 4, 2017 for the 8th Annual Gateway Affair, a evening of fun, food and entertainment to raise funds to support parks and recreation in Clare County.
Attendees enjoyed a steak dinner with trimmings; speaker, Joe Rogers presents Birds of Prey from the Wildlife Recovery Association; a chance to win $1,500, $1000 or $500 cash prizes in a reverse raffle. There wasl also a silent auction with great offerings. The event took place in the Outback Room of Jay’s Sporting Goods in Clare. Friends is a 501(c)3 organization. All or part of the donations may be tax-deductible.
The 2017 Gateway Affair Sponsors
THANK YOU ALL VERY MUCH!
"I Bike Lake, MI" Fun Family Fall Ride, October 8, 2016
This ride was intended to acquaint riders and communities with the value of “Pedal Tourism” while raising funds and awareness for the Lake Station Trailhead development project in Lake, Michigan.
Ride 1 — Lake to Clare Moose Lodge and return (approximately 20 miles)
Ride 2 — Lake to Evart and return (approximately 30 miles)
Ride 3 — “The Loop” - Lake to Clare Moose Lodge, back through Lake to Evart, and return to Lake (approximately 50 miles)
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Registration started at 7:00 am.
Don Kolander 989.317.4667 or firstname.lastname@example.org (CC Parks & Recreation)
Joy Simmer 989.386.7541 x213 (Clare Parks & Recreation)
Leslie Walker email@example.com (Friends of Garfield Township Parks)
12th Annual Fall, Fun, Frenzy Halloween Party - October 31st, 2016
at the Harrison Lions Club Building, 5:30 - 7:30 pm.
Friends of the Clare Co. Parks & Recreation are partnering with the Harrison Lions Club to host this FREE event.
This yearly event is open to all Clare County School district children from infant to 6th grades. Last year over 500 children and parents were treated to a variety of entertainment, games and snacks.
THANK YOU TO ALL THE SPONSORS THAT MAKE THIS ANNUAL EVENT POSSIBLE!!
This yearly event is open to all Clare County School District children from infant to 6th grades. Children and parents were treated to a variety of entertainment, games and lunch.
Pumpkin decorating, kids bowling, stick on tattoos, beanbag toss and basketball shootout are just a few of the activities that will take place. Hot dogs, chips, orange drink and donuts and cider were offered throughout the evening.
Prizes were awarded for Best Family Costume, Most Original Costume and Best Children Costume.
The Friends of Clare County Parks and Recreation meet on the 4th Thursday of the Month
Our meetings are in the Outback Room in Jay's Sporting Goods at 6:00 pm
The Public is Welsome To Attend!
Check our Calendar for any changes in our schedule or for special meetings.