Donate toys to MSP Stuff A Blue Goose

on Saturday

Michigan State Police Alpena Post will “Stuff A Blue Goose” (patrol car) with TOYS, non-perishable food items, hygiene products and hats/gloves at Walmart and Neiman’s Family Market in Alpena from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.

Bring new, unwrapped toys to this drive.

For more information, call Trooper Ashley Simpson at 989-354-4101.


Connections presentation Thursday

Alpena Seventh-Day Adventist Church will host “Healthy Connections” food samples and cooking demonstration, and health presentation from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

To register for this free seminar, call 989-356-2932. Registrations at the door are on a space-available basis.

The church is located at 4029 U.S.-23 S., Alpena.

Chili Cook-Off today at Trinity Episcopal in Alpena

Trinity Episcopal Church in Alpena will host a chili cook-off from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today.

Cost is $8 per person.

There will also be a Chinese raffle, a big bake sale and a pie cafe. For $2, pick up a slice of pie and coffee or tea.

The church is located at 124 E. Washington Ave.

For more information, call 989-356-0576.