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Celebrate White Lake this Saturday

Celebrate White Lake this Saturday

Saturday, July 21st, 10:00 am

A family festival with an antique boat show, historical displays and tours. The festival begins at 10 a.m. Sponsored by the White Lake Historical Society.

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

Muskegon County Calendar of Events

07/16/2012 - 07/19/12 Comic Book Creations
Come to the Nuveen Community Center for the Arts for 'Comic Book Creations' with Jennifer Barlow-Gallagher. Learn about Japanese manga-style illustration and create your own comics using the real tools and techniques of a professional manga artist. Happening 11:00am-12:00pm, Monday through Thursday, July 16-19. The fee is $10. Ages 5-12+. Nuveen is located at 8695 Ferry St. in Montague. Visit www.artscouncilofwhitelake.org/nuveen for more information.

07/16/2012 - Lake Michigan Sunset Paddling

MAPS Community Mourns Iisaiah Townsel

MAPS Community Mourns Iisaiah Townsel

From: http://www.montague.k12.mi.us/

Students, teachers, parents and so many others are mourning the death of Iisaiah Townsel, who drowned July 8.  Townsel, a June 2012 graduate of MHS, was a fine student, athlete, citizen and friend.

A Candlelight Vigil for Iisaiah will be held Friday, July 13th from 8-9 pm in the circle drive outside the football field.  Please park in the main lot at the high school or middle school.

The funeral for Iisaiah will be Saturday, July 14th at 12 Noon at Christ Temple Apostolic Faith Church, 412 E. Sherman Blvd., Muskegon Hts., MI  49444. Viewing and visitation starts at 10 am at the Church.

Upcoming events at Howmet Playhouse

Upcoming events at Howmet Playhouse

July 12-14 - SOUVENIR: A Fantasia on the Life of Florence Foster Jenkins
This fictional “biography” of Florence Foster Jenkins is told from the perspective of her long-time accompanist, Cosme McMoon. At first skeptical, he revises his attitude towards her and the meaning of music, seeing the beauty in her passion. It is sure to be a lovely evening of theater about the beauty of art and music for the whole family.

July 19-21 - University Summer Theatre Company from CMU
The talented students of CMU’s Summer Theatre touring company will return to the Playhouse stage with three comedies that will knock your socks off! Join us for I Hate Hamlet, See Rock City, and the hilarious Completely Hollywood (Abridged) from Playhouse favorite The Reduced Shakespeare Company.

July 26-28 - The Phantom Tollbooth

Celebrate White Lake

Celebrate White Lake

Saturday, July 21st, 10:00 am

A family festival with an antique boat show, historical displays and tours. The festival begins at 10 a.m. Sponsored by the White Lake Historical Society.

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

4th of July Parade & Fireworks

4th of July Parade & Fireworks

Wednesday, July 4th - Parade starts 10 am

The annual 4th of July Parade will be once again running from Whitehall City Hall to Montague City Hall beginning at 10 a.m. Over 100 units are involved in this family fun parade.

The Fireworks begin at dusk on the North end of White Lake. Sponsored by the White Lake Elks Montague/Whitehall Rotary

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

Special Showing of the feature film WATERWALK at Howmet Playhouse

Special Showing of the feature film WATERWALK at Howmet Playhouse

August 6, 7, 8 - 7:00 pm

Tickets $7.00 general admission; group rates are available for 10 or more


You have one more opportunity to see the new feature film Waterwalk, based on the true story of a father and son who reconnect over a 1,000 mile canoe trip on the Marquette-Joliet trail. Filmed in the White Lake area, Muskegon, and other Midwestern locations, Waterwalk is the first feature film to be financed completely in West Michigan. The film features many favorite Playhouse actors, including Tom Harryman, Bill Iddings, Judy Johnson, and Joe Carmolli. Check out the newest movie trailer for a preview!

This event is not part of the Summer Fine Arts Festival. Flex Passes may not be used to purchase tickets for Waterwalk.

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