Tag Archive | Mid Michigan Community College Foundation

Quilt Blocks Going Up!

Quilt Blocks Going Up!

Do you know where these quilt blocks will go?  Join the fun Wednesday, December 18th and watch history being made in Clare County.  The Quilt Block Trail sponsored by the Clare County Arts Council is about to begin.  The first quilt block will go up at 9:00 a.m. in Farwell at the Farwell Museum.  Vicky, […]

November: Paws to Love

November: Paws to Love

(Paws to Love is a regular monthly feature of The Laker Current and is compiled by staff writers. It is designed to spotlight pets that are available at the local shelters. If you are looking for a pet to love and care for, we encourage you to visit your local shelter.) Clare County Animal Shelter […]

MMCC to Present PACK OF LIES Ticket Still Available

MMCC to Present PACK OF LIES Ticket Still Available

Tickets are still available for the MMCC Theatre production of PACK OF LIES by Hugh Whitemore.  This introspective drama, based on a true life story of Cold War espionage, examines the effect of lies and lying on the human spirit. All performances will take place in the MMCC Auditorium on the Harrison Campus.  Matinee performances […]

Tickets on sale for MMCC theatre production

Tickets are on sale for the Mid Michigan Community College Community Theatre production of “Pack of Lies” by Hugh Whitemore.  All performances will take place in the MMCC Auditorium on the Harrison Campus.   This drama, based on a true story, follows the lives of the Jackson family.  Barbara, Bob and their daughter, Julie, live […]

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 […]

On The Big Screen: Gravity

On The Big Screen: Gravity

MOVIE: Gravity RATING: PG-13 GENRE: Drama/Sci-Fi/Thriller DIRECTOR: Alfanso Cuarón WRITERS: Alfanso Cuarón and Jonás Cuarón; George Clooney was an uncredited script collaborator WHO’S IN IT: Sandra Bullock and George Clooney   THE STORY: Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) is a medical engineer on her first shuttle mission and is more than a little uneasy in space. […]

New smoke-free campus policies in effect for fall semester

New smoke-free campus policies in effect for fall semester

Laker Current staff report   As students return to campus this fall, small groups of smokers will no longer be seen congregating at entrances. Unsightly cigarette butts nestled between rocks and in shrubs also will be gone. And no clouds of smoke will be there for visitors and students to pass through. Starting Aug. 6, […]