Thu. Apr 25th, 2019

Community Calendar

Wed., April 24: Tri-M Music Festival, honors band concert, 6-8 pm, Ida High School cafeteria.

Thur., April 25: Spring Bingo, doors open 4, games at 5; Dundee Senior Center, 284 Monroe St.; concessions available, 734-529-2401.

Thur., April 25: Ida High School band concert, 7 pm, cafeteria.

Thur., April 25: FOP v. Detroit Lions fundraiser for FOP, 6 pm, high school gym.

Thur., April 25: SHS Spring Pops concert, grades 5-12, 7 pm.

Fri.-Sat., April 26-27: Friends Book Sale, Dundee Library, 144 Main St., 734-529-3310. 2pm Fri., 10 am Sat.

Sat., April 27: Dundee Twp. & Village Clean-Up Day for residents, 8am-1pm, Rod Park on M-50 across from Kroger. For restrictions call 734-529-2650.

Sat., April 27: Meatloaf Dinner, 5-7:30 pm, Lulu United Methodist, 12810 Lulu Rd., Ida. Free will donation.

Sun., April 28: Hymn Sing, 7 pm, Lulu United Methodist, 12810 Lulu Rd., Ida.

Mon., April 29-May 10: Creativity Excites! Art & photo show, Summerfield-Petersburg Library, 60 E. Center St.; register 734-279-1025.

Friday, May 3: Donkey Basketball, students and staff, 6:30 pm, Ida High School gym.

Sat., May 4: Ida Twp Spring Clean Up Day, 8-4, behind Twp. Hall, 3016 Lewis Ave., Ida. Residents only; no tires, for info 734-269-3045.

Sat., May 4: Antique Tractor & Craft & Vendor Show, 9-3, Summerfield-Petersburg Library, 60 E. Center St.; info 734-279-1025.

Sat., May 4: Open House, L-M-R Fire Dept., 2-4 pm, 8755 Baldwin Rd., Maybee; 734-587-7245.

Fri.-Sat., May 10-11 & 17-18: Michigan Debonettes baton twirlers’ annual flower sale, 9-6 downtown Petersburg parking lot.

Sat., May 11: Letter Carriers’ Food Drive, leave non-perishable foods in a bag by your mailbox, or take to Post Office. Benefits local food banks.

Sun., May 12: Country Breakfast, 8am-noon, Dundee Sportsman’s Club, 2300 Plank rd., Dundee; 734-529-3581.

Sun., May 12: Farmers Market, opens for season, Riley Street, downtown Dundee, 10am-2pm.

Fri., May 17: Summerfield Elementary Grandparents Day, grades K-6, 1:30 pm gym.

Fri., May 17: Dundee Schools half-day, K-8 dismiss 11:20 am; 9-12, 11:23 am; Riverside, 11:10 am.

Sat., May 18: Ida Community Day, Ida Fireman’s Park, 9-3; treasure & trinket village, music, firemen’s chicken broil, library book sale, more.

Sat., May 18: Senior Sing & Swing Dinner Show, 4-7 pm by Dundee High School groups for Dundee senior citizens; 734-529-2401.

Sun., May 19: Farmers Market, Riley Street, downtown Dundee, 10am-2pm.

Sun., May 19: Classic Car Show, noon-5 pm, Dundee Veterans Memorial, 418 Dunham St., Dundee; raffles, prizes, music, food, drinks, more. Register cars, 734-529-2880.

Wed.-Thur., May 22-23: Ida Kindergarten Round Up; call for info, 734-269-3605.

Sun., May 25: Farmers Market, Riley Street, downtown Dundee, 10am-2pm.

Mon., May 27: No School, Memorial Day.

Sun., June 2: Farmers Market, Riley Street, downtown Dundee, 10am-2pm.

Sun., June 2: DHS Graduation, noon, gym.

Sun., June 9: Farmers Market, Riley Street, downtown Dundee, 10am-2pm.

Sun., June 9: SHS Graduation, 2 pm, gym.

Mon.-Tue., June 10-11: Dundee Schools half-days, K-8 dismiss 11:20 am; grades 9-12, 11:23 am; Riverside, full day Mon. but half-day Tue. June 11 is last day of school.

Mon.-Tue., June 10-11: Ida Schools, grades K-12 half-days, exams.

Tue., June 11: Summerfield last day of school; kindergarten graduation 10 a.m.

Fri., June 14: Monroe Co. All-Star football game, 7 p.m., DHS football field.

Sat., June 15: Charity Car Show, 11-3, Pirolli Park, 6030 Sylvania-Petersburg Rd., Petersburg; 734-279-1487. Raffles, music, more.

Local Events

Other Areas

Thru May 5: Wildlife Art Exhibit, noon-4pm daily, free, River Raisin Ntl Battlefield Park, Ed Center, 333 N. Dixie Hwy., Monroe. 734-243-7136. Grand opening April 5, 7-10pm; tickets: battlefield or at the door.

April 25-28: 61st annual Shepherd Maple Syrup Festival, pancakes, arts & crafts, rides, Shepherd, MI; 989-828-5422.

April 26: Family Fun Night, 6-8:30 pm, MCCC, health ed bldg., games, inflatables, more. 734-384-4201.

April 26-28: Jeep the Mac, 800+ Jeeps cross the Mackinac bridge, also trails on Drummond Island. St. Ignace Visitors Bureau, 906-643-6950,

April 26-29: Vermontville Maple Syrup Festival, parades, pancakes, more; Vermontville, MI, 888-482-8780.

April 27: Celebrate Children Festival, 10-2 Mall of Monroe, 21231 N. Monroe St., Monroe. Agencies, information, giveaways, more.

April 27: Literary Walk, downtown Chelsea, meet authors, more. 734-475-8732.

April 28: Mr. B’s Blues & Boogie piano celebration, free concert, 3 pm, Ellis Library, 3700 S. Custer (M-50), Monroe; 734-241-5277.

May 1-5: 43rd annual Quilt Show, Sauder village, Archbold, Ohio;

May 2: Greater Lansing Potters Guild spring sale, All Saints Episcopal, 800 Abbott Rd., East Lansing.

May 4: Spring Fling art show, 9-4:30, Courthouse lawn, Mason, MI.

May 4-5: Woodworking Festival, Adrian, show, clases, demos, free. Sam Beauford Woodshop, 2300 N. Adrian Hwy., 517-902-8383.

May 4-12: Tulip Festival, Holland, MI, parades, shows, more;

May 6: MCCC Symphony band concert, 7:30 pm, free, La-Z-Boy Center, Meyer Theater.

May 11-12: Art Birmingham, 10-5, free admission, Shain Park, downtown Birmingham.

May 13-17: Howell Art Project, crosswalks, murals, sculptures take over the town.

May 16-19: Morel Mushroom Festival, carnival, cooking demos, Boyne;

Thru May 19: States of Incarceration, Michigan History Museum, 702 W. Kalamazoo St., Lansing. Special exhibit about prisons;

May 18-19: East Lansing Art Fest, sidewalk art sale, demos, more;

May 18-19: Vintage Volkswagen Fest, Riverside Park, Ypsilanti;

May 19: Huron River Day, Gallup Park, 3000 Fuller Rd., Ann Arbor. Antique boat show, fishing, boating, butterfly house, more. 12-4;

June 15: Classic Car Show, noon-3 p.m. at Toledo Museum of Art grounds. Live music, more. Other dates: July 13; Aug. 24; Sept. 14;


1st & 3rd Monday of the Month: Petersburg City Council, 7pm, Municipal Bldg, Center St, Petersburg.

3rd Monday: Summerfield Twp Board, 6:30pm, Twp Hall, Saline St, Petersburg.

1st Tuesday: Ida Twp Board, 7pm, Twp Hall, 3016 Lewis Ave, Ida.

1st Tuesday: Raisinville Twp Board, 7:30pm, Twp Hall, 96 Ida-Maybee Rd, at Dixon Rd.

1st & 3rd Tuesday: Dundee Village Council, 7pm, Village Hall.

2nd & 4th Tuesday: Dundee Twp Board, 7pm, Twp Hall, 179 Main St, Dundee.

1st & 3rd Tuesday: Monroe Co Bd of Comm, 6pm at Monroe Co Courthouse in the Chambers. Finance Committee, 5:30pm.

2nd Monday: London Twp Bd, 7:30pm, Twp Hall 13613 Tuttlehill.

2nd Wednesday: Maybee Village Council, 7:30 pm, Village Hall, 9051 Raisin St.