Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015

Community Calendar

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DDIY (Don’t Do It Yourself) is holding its annual pie sale. DDIY provides financial assistance to families facing medical crises. Pies will be available for pickup Friday, November 20th, at the Michigan Tech Employees Credit Union. For details about what kind of pies are available, and how to order them, click here.

The City of Houghton Trash Collection Center will be open at the City Garage on Gundlach Road on Fridays between 4:00 and 8:00, and Saturdays and Sundays between 10:00 and 4:00 from October 2nd through November 1st. Only leaves, small branches, yard clippings and wood and brick construction material will be accepted. Wood can be no longer than four feet. You must separate your trash, and put it in the dumpsters provided. There is no charge. Activities will be monitored by video camera. If you are physically unable to bring your trash to the garage, call 482-1700 to arrange for a pickup.

The CLK Crafters’ Christmas Arts and Crafts Show will be held on Saturday, November 7th at the CLK Schools Multipurpose Room. If you would like to be a vendor, call Barb at 337-3634, or Donna at 337-3951.

U.P. Kids Big Brothers/Big Sisters needs lots more big brothers to mentor a long list of Little Brothers who are waiting. Big Sisters are always welcome, as well. Couples can also volunteer to mentor a child together. If you would like to know more about becoming a Big Brother or Big Sister, contact U.P. Kids at here