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Will your school's football game be suspended due to weather?

Will your school's football game be suspended due to weather?

Tonight's weather is starting to look a bit threatening. Most people know that lightening and thunder will force a game to be suspended, but we thought you might want to know the exact details regarding inclement weather game delays and suspensions.

Here are the official Contest Suspension Guidelines for Inclement Weather as listed on the MHSAA website:

Pumpkin Roll 2012

Pumpkin Roll 2012

Saturday, October 13th - 11:00 am

PUMPKIN ROLL 2012! This famous Pumpkin Roll down the Dowling Hill begins at 11a.m. plus many pumpkins events... largest pumpkin, pumpkin painting, seed spitting, pumpkin carving, pumpkin toss & pumpkin bowling.

For more information, call the White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce at 231-893-4585 or 800-879-9702.

ArtPrize bus trip offered by Nuveen

ArtPrize bus trip offered by Nuveen

Experience ArtPrize without the hassle of driving and parking in Grand Rapids. Join the Nuveen Community Center for the Arts on a comfortable charter bus that takes you straight to the heart of the action.

The bus trip is scheduled for Wednesday, September 19, departing from the Nuveen Center at 9:00 a.m. and returning by 5:00 p.m. The cost to ride is $25 and includes a map indicating ArtPrize venues in the downtown area, voting instructions, and information on local artists participating in the competition. Participants will be responsible for their own lunch.

ArtPrize is an international art competition running from September 19-October 7 with over 1,500 new works of art being displayed within three square miles of downtown Grand Rapids. Nearly half a million dollars in prizes are awarded based solely on votes cast by the public.

Alumni Art Show at Montague’s White River Gallery

Alumni Art Show at Montague’s White River Gallery

Over a dozen former artist members of White River Gallery are participating in the Gallery’s first Alumni Show September 4-31. A reception, open to the public, is 1-3 p.m. Sunday, September 9. Refreshments will be served.

Beauty Lou and the Country Beast

Beauty Lou and the Country Beast

Students in Kindergarten through 6th grade are invited to take part in a week-long after-school theatre workshop that will have them auditioning on Monday and performing on the Howmet Playhouse stage by Saturday. This workshop provides performing arts education specially designed for young students as they prepare the musical “Beauty Lou and the Country Beast” for two public performances. “Beauty Lou” is a country western adaptation of the classic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast, complete with songs, colorful sets and fabulous costumes. The cost for participating in the week-long workshop is $40.

Auditions will be held on Monday, September 10, from 4-6 p.m. at the Howmet Playhouse (304 S. Mears Ave, Whitehall). This is a group audition--no advance preparation is necessary. Students should just be ready to come and have a good time. A smile is recommended!

Chris Proctor in Concert A Concert Celebrating Our 96th Anniversary!

Chris Proctor in Concert A Concert Celebrating Our 96th Anniversary!

Wednesday, September 26, 7:30 pm, Howmet Playhouse

The Playhouse is pleased to present Chris Proctor’s Steel String Guitar for the New World (or Solo Guitar Orchestra in celebration of our 96th anniversary!) If you think that you know how a solo acoustic guitar concert sounds, prepare to be amazed and delighted.

Bringing 6 and 12-string steel-string guitars, Chris will present a concert of both stunning arrangements and sparkling original compositions, drawn from folk, bluegrass, blues, jazz, Celtic rock, pop, and world music sources. You’ll think that you’re hearing 3 guitarists at once, as Chris coaxes sound you’ve never heard from a guitar with techniques that you’ve never seen. Chris is a former U.S. National Fingerstyle Guitar Champion, and has toured the U.S. Canada, Mexico and Europe for 30 years.

Red Hot Summer Used Book Sale at the White Lake Community Library

Red Hot Summer Used Book Sale at the White Lake Community Library

Visit http://whitelakelibrary.michlibrary.org/ for additional information.