Tag Archive | Clare County Arts Council

MMCC Phi Theta Kappa inducts honor students

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society inducted 80 new members into the Alpha Omicron Omicron Chapter at Mid Michigan Community College on March 27. To join the honor society, students must have a 3.5 Grade Point Average or higher and have completed at least 12 credit hours at MMCC. Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society encourages […]

Council to present Elm Creek on gardening

Council to present Elm Creek on gardening

The Clare County Arts Council (CCAC) will have their annual joint meeting with the Harrison Women’s Association on April 14. Mike Jenkins from Elm Creek will speak on getting your garden ready to plant. He will answer questions such as what should be planted first. The meeting will be held at the Budd Lake Bar […]

Clare County Quilt Block Trail continues to grow

The Clare County Arts Council’s Quilt Block Committee proudly raised a quilt block at the Clare County Police Department recently making the number of quilts on barns, businesses, libraries, government buildings and homes grow to 30 with orders for more. This is an ongoing project sponsored by the Clare County Arts Council (CCAC). The goal is to […]

Arts Council events in October

CLARE — The Clare County Arts Council has a variety of events happening in October. All events are open to the public. Time is running out for you to submit your Most Photogenic Barn in Clare County. The deadline is at 6:30 p.m. on Oct 14. You can bring it to the Pere Marquette District Library on […]

MMCC barbeque a success — despite weather

MMCC barbeque a success — despite weather

Nearly 1,500 people attended Mid Michigan Community College’s Annual Barbeque and Fall Festival on Sept. 15. Despite the rainy and overcast weather, the event was successful again this year in raising scholarship money for MMCC students. In its 21 years, the event has raised more than $580,000 to assist students.   “Each dollar raised directly […]

CCAC Presents Artist of the Month

CCAC Presents Artist of the Month

The Clare County Arts Council is pleased to present James R. Embrey showing his oil painting at Maxwell’s Florist in Clare through the month of September. Jim hails from Farwell where he graduated from high school and attended Central Michigan University. He graduated from CMU with a bachelor of Science degree. Jim worked several jobs […]

Mid-Michigan Big Brothers/Big Sisters hold annual art auction

CLARE — The Clare County Arts Council (CCAC) is again teaming up with Big Brothers/Big Sisters (BBBS) in their annual Art Auction to be held at 7 p.m. on March 13 at the Doherty Hotel in Clare. BBBS has been serving mid Michigan since 1975. Many activities are participated in with a mentor becoming a […]