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Winter Blast features outdoor fun for all ages

Winter Blast features outdoor fun for all ages

Embrace winter with a day of outdoor family fun on the Harrison Campus of Mid Michigan Community College. Winter Blast will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11.  This event is free and provides opportunities for kids to learn how to geocache, create a pine cone bird feeder, learn how […]

Learn how to preserve food for gifts

A gift that has been homemade can be enjoyed long after the special day has come and gone. Preserving Food for Gifts will teach participants how to safely make homemade preserved gifts that others can enjoy. Join Lisa Treiber, Michigan State University Extension Food Safety Educator for a demonstration style program to learn about several […]

MMCC’s trails haunted for Halloween

MMCC’s trails haunted for Halloween

The trails at Mid Michigan Community College’s Harrison campus will offer community members something very different — and spooky — this month. On six different evenings, MMCC’s  three miles of walking and 15 miles of mountain biking trails will be haunted. This is the fifth year that MMCC’s Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International […]

Free back-to-school fair for Clare County residents

Community Connections Day, a free service fair for Clare County residents, is being held on Tuesday, Aug. 23, to help prepare youth for the return to school. Backpacks and school supplies will be available to children free of charge. Parents/guardians must pre-register their children for backpacks by calling (989) 539-4262. Also available to children will […]

Food distribution in Harrison Aug. 6

The next Clare County Food Distribution and Nutritional Education event is Saturday, Aug. 6, at St. Athanasius Church, 310 S. Broad St. in Harrison. Registration starts at 9 a.m., and the food will be distributed beginning at approximately 11 a.m. Everyone who wants food will receive it as long as supplies last with the limit […]

MMCC students receive PTK honors

The Michigan Community College Association hosted its annual awards luncheon honoring Michigan community college honor students, including four students from Mid Michigan Community College. On Wednesday, March 16, 61 students from 26 Michigan community colleges were recognized for being named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Michigan Academic Team. Students are selected based on academic achievement, […]

July free food distribution in Harrison

The next Clare County Food Distribution and Nutritional Education event is Saturday, July 9. Registration starts at 9 a.m. at the Harrison Palace Senior Center (former Knights of Columbus Hall) at 212 S. Broad St. in Harrison. The food will be distributed beginning at approximately 11 a.m. in the parking lot of the Clare County […]