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MAY 18 2019
LOCAL FUNDRAISING
MAY 2019
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    LOCAL FUNDRAISING

    Address:
    21050 US Hwy 12
    White Pigeon
    Contact:
    The Chamber Office
    (269) 651-5758
     
    Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce:
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    CHAMBER SPRING SWING GOLF OUTING
      05/18/2019 05/18/2019 America/New York Chamber Spring Swing Golf Outing Klinger Lake Country Club 21050 US Hwy 12 White Pigeon Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce info@sturgischamber.com true MM/DD/YYYY


    Start:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    $10
    Address:
    201 N Nottawa
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jenifer Blouin Policelli
    (269) 503-7440
     
    In the first part of the 20th century the southwest quadrant of Sturgis, later known as Dog Town, was mostly farmland or open prairie (hence the name Prairie Street). The rest of Sturgis was already a bustling place, and by 1916 the downtown area had electric streetlights. Not so in Dog Town. Here the streets weren't paved until the 1950s, the homes had no running water, and many of the floors were dirt. It was a neighborhood of the working poor, where everyone worked together to have each other's backs. Children played outdoors year round and neighbors weren't shy about correcting another's child. The people there practiced the principle "it takes a neighborhood to raise a child." It was in this neighborhood, Dog Town, where fond memories developed. The uplifting documentary film Dog Town premieres Friday, May 31st, at 7 pm at the Sturges-Young Civic Center & Auditorium. Tickets are $10 and are available now at the Depot Museum, Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce, York Mercantile, and Willer's Shoes. Dog Town in sponsored by the Sturgis Historical Society, City of Sturgis, and the Newell A. and Grace A. Franks Fund, a fund within the Sturgis Area Community Foundation.

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    DOG TOWN FILM PREMIERE
      05/18/2019 19:00 05/18/2019 America/New York Dog Town Film Premiere In the first part of the 20th century the southwest quadrant of Sturgis, later known as Dog Town, was mostly farmland or open prairie (hence the name Prairie Street). The rest of Sturgis was already a bustling place, and by 1916 the downtown area had electric streetlights. Not so in Dog Town. Here the streets weren't paved until the 1950s, the homes had no running water, and many of the floors were dirt. It was a neighborhood of the working poor, where everyone worked together to have each other's backs. Children played outdoors year round and neighbors weren't shy about correcting another's child. The people there practiced the principle "it takes a neighborhood to raise a child." It was in this neighborhood, Dog Town, where fond memories developed. The uplifting documentary film Dog Town premieres Friday, May 31st, at 7 pm at the Sturges-Young Civic Center & Auditorium. Tickets are $10 and are available now at the Depot Museum, Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce, York Mercantile, and Willer's Shoes. Dog Town in sponsored by the Sturgis Historical Society, City of Sturgis, and the Newell A. and Grace A. Franks Fund, a fund within the Sturgis Area Community Foundation. Sturges-Young Auditorium 201 N Nottawa Sturgis sturgismuseum@gmail.com false MM/DD/YYYY


    Start:
    7:00pm
    Address:
    101 South Jefferson Street
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jenifer Blouin Policelli
    (269) 503-7440
     
    Step on board, make a seat, Depot fundraiser can't be beat! The Sturgis Historical Museum's annual silent auction fundraiser is offering painted and decorated chairs, seats, and stools of any kind this year! Sign up to decorate a chair at the Depot or at York Mercantile. Need a seat to decorate? They've been provided by Willer's Shoes and York Mercantile! Pick one up today at York Mercantile and return it by May 25th. The chairs will be on display in the Beck Gallery at Sturges-Young Auditorium from May 31st - June 15th, where you can place your bids. Contact the Sturgis Historical Museum with any questions at (269) 503-7440.
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    TAKE A SEAT FUNDRAISER
      05/18/2019 19:00 05/18/2019 America/New York Take a Seat Fundraiser Step on board, make a seat, Depot fundraiser can't be beat! The Sturgis Historical Museum's annual silent auction fundraiser is offering painted and decorated chairs, seats, and stools of any kind this year! Sign up to decorate a chair at the Depot or at York Mercantile. Need a seat to decorate? They've been provided by Willer's Shoes and York Mercantile! Pick one up today at York Mercantile and return it by May 25th. The chairs will be on display in the Beck Gallery at Sturges-Young Auditorium from May 31st - June 15th, where you can place your bids. Contact the Sturgis Historical Museum with any questions at (269) 503-7440. Sturges-Young Auditorium 101 South Jefferson Street Sturgis sturgismuseum@gmail.com false MM/DD/YYYY


    Start:
    9:00am
    Cost:
    $50 per person
    Address:
    25379 Fawn River Rd.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Julie Burkey
    (269) 651-2321
     
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    Register now for the Sturgis Fireworks Fundraiser Golf Scramble on June 1st at Green Valley Golf Course. Cost is $50 per person. This event is open to everyone. Sign up by calling 269-651-9491 or stopping by Green Valley Golf Course. All proceeds go toward the Sturgis Fireworks show on June 30th.
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    STURGIS FIREWORKS FUNDRAISER GOLF SCRAMBLE
      05/18/2019 09:00 05/18/2019 America/New York Sturgis Fireworks Fundraiser Golf Scramble Register now for the Sturgis Fireworks Fundraiser Golf Scramble on June 1st at Green Valley Golf Course. Cost is $50 per person. This event is open to everyone. Sign up by calling 269-651-9491 or stopping by Green Valley Golf Course. All proceeds go toward the Sturgis Fireworks show on June 30th. Green Valley Golf Course 25379 Fawn River Rd. Sturgis 247 jburkey@sturgismi.gov false MM/DD/YYYY


    Start:
    12:00pm
    End:
    4:00pm
    Cost:
    Donation
    Address:
    26268 W US 12
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Gracepoint Baptist Church
    269-651-4227
     
    Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce:
    Gracepoint Baptist Church Hog Roast Benefit Amanda's House/Hope United Sponsored By Gracepoint Baptist Church Location 26268 W US 12, Sturgis June 22 from Noon to 4pm or until food runs out Face Painting and Balloons for the Kids Vendors: Lularoe By Sylvia, Esta Pearls and more by Amanda, Doterra by Christine, Mary Kay by Teresa, Danielle's Super Soft Cookies and Dog Treats plus more
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    HOG ROAST BENEFIT
      05/18/2019 12:00 05/18/2019 16:00 America/New York Hog Roast Benefit Gracepoint Baptist Church Hog Roast Benefit Amanda's House/Hope United Sponsored By Gracepoint Baptist Church Location 26268 W US 12, Sturgis June 22 from Noon to 4pm or until food runs out Face Painting and Balloons for the Kids Vendors: Lularoe By Sylvia, Esta Pearls and more by Amanda, Doterra by Christine, Mary Kay by Teresa, Danielle's Super Soft Cookies and Dog Treats plus more Gracepoint Baptist Church 26268 W US 12 Sturgis Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce glong33@yahoo.com false MM/DD/YYYY


    Start:
    2:00pm
    End:
    6:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    310 N. Franks Ave.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    South Bend Medical Foundation
    574-204-4132
     
    Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce:
    BE A LIFESAVER THIS SUMMER MONDAY JUNE 24TH 2PM-6PM DOYLE COMMUNITY CENTER-310 N FRANKS AVE, STURGIS DONATE BLOOD JUNE DONORS WILL RECEIVE A BLOOD DONOR LUNCH BAG BLOOD DRIVE WITH DOYLE COMMUNITY CENTER & CITY OF STURGIS SOUTH BEND MEDICAL FOUNDATION SIGN UP ONLINE AT WWW.GIVEBLOODNOW.COM SPONSOR CODE: CITYOFSTURGIS OR CONTACT MARY 574-204-4132
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    BLOOD DRIVE
      05/18/2019 14:00 05/18/2019 18:00 America/New York Blood Drive BE A LIFESAVER THIS SUMMER MONDAY JUNE 24TH 2PM-6PM DOYLE COMMUNITY CENTER-310 N FRANKS AVE, STURGIS DONATE BLOOD JUNE DONORS WILL RECEIVE A BLOOD DONOR LUNCH BAG BLOOD DRIVE WITH DOYLE COMMUNITY CENTER & CITY OF STURGIS SOUTH BEND MEDICAL FOUNDATION SIGN UP ONLINE AT WWW.GIVEBLOODNOW.COM SPONSOR CODE: CITYOFSTURGIS OR CONTACT MARY 574-204-4132 Doyle Community Center 310 N. Franks Ave. Sturgis Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce info@sturgischamber.com false MM/DD/YYYY


    Start:
    12:00pm
    End:
    4:00pm
    Cost:
    $40 per team
    Address:
    216 Vinewood Ave.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Cari Cosby
    269-689-0995
     
    The Sturgis Gridiron Club is hosting it's first ever cornhole tournament on July 27th on the front lawn at Sturgis High School. Download the registration form and send it in with payment by July 1st to enter. There will be cash prizes, food and music. All proceeds go toward the SHS Trojan football team.
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    STURGIS GRIDIRON CLUB CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT
      05/18/2019 12:00 05/18/2019 16:00 America/New York Sturgis Gridiron Club Cornhole Tournament The Sturgis Gridiron Club is hosting it's first ever cornhole tournament on July 27th on the front lawn at Sturgis High School. Download the registration form and send it in with payment by July 1st to enter. There will be cash prizes, food and music. All proceeds go toward the SHS Trojan football team. Sturgis High School Front Lawn 216 Vinewood Ave. Sturgis carinacosby@yahoo.com false MM/DD/YYYY