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Chamber Golf Outing Date:  May 18, 2014
Time:  9:00 AM
Place: Hills Heart of the Lakes Golf Course
For sponsorship, prize donation, TEAM sign up, Call 592-8907 or email info@brooklynmi.com

April 2014
4 - 5 Indoor Cabin Fever Sale Time:  9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Place: American Legion Post #315
$ Don't miss this one! Lots of quality used and new items! Cash Bar and Food available!
10 Button Art Project Time:  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Place: Fabulous Darling Art
$ Class includes all supplies. Register and prepay the Tuesday before each class. Limited space. To hold a space and for more info call 517-592-5511.
12 Second Saturday Sunrise Series Place: Hidden Lake Gardens
$ Start your day off with sunrise and breakfast treats at Hidden Lake Gardens. Share 755 acres with only the woodland creatures for a few hours every Saturday as the day begins. For more info call 517-431-2060. Registrants will receive a call with arrival time at the Gardens.
16 All You Can Eat Taco Dinner Time:  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Place: IrishHills Eagles 9500 Wamplers Lake Rd
$ Includes hard shell tacos, soft shell tacos, Spanish rice, nachos and all the toppings! Proceeds to benefit Irish Hills Eagles Scholarship funds. Members and Guests Welcome!
16 Irish Hills Career and College Expo Time:  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Place: Columbia Central High School
The Brooklyn-Irish Hills Chamber, Columbia Central High School and Napoleon High School have teamed up to bring students this great expo featuring a vast variety of businesses and resources to talk to and learn from. Don't miss this! All High School Students Welcome!
17 - May 29 FREE Fit Challenge presented by Nutrition Nook Time:  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Place: Swain Park (behind Wesco)
On Tuesdays and Thursdays through the end of May. Group workouts, fitness coaching and nutrition tips. FUN, prizes and celebration included! Contact Kristina 517-499-1266.
18 "Swat Out" Heartworm Disease Time:  10:00 AM
Place: Columbia Animal Clinic
The technicians of the Columbia Animal Clinic will be available for heartworm testing all day and are offering a FREE one month does of heartworm prevention with every test performed! Appts. are preferred. For more info contact 517-592-6924.
18 Shredding Day Time:  12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Place: RE/MAX Mid Michigan Brooklyn
Shred your documents for FREE at RE/MAX Mid Michigan Brooklyn! Donations will be taken for the Brooklyn Food Pantry. For more info call 517-592-0101.
19 Community Easter Egg Hunt Time:  10:00 AM
Place: Columbia Middle School
Brooklyn Kiwanis Club is proud to be hosting the annual Community Easter Egg Hunt! The event is open to children up to age 11. Bikes, prizes, candy and a visit from the Easter Bunny. For more info go to BrooklynKiwanisMI.com
19 Nature A-Z: Letter E Time:  10:00 AM
Place: Hidden Lake Gardens
Little ones ages 3-7 are invited to explore the natural world through songs and crafts. Topics will center on items in nature that start with the letter of the month. Adults must attend with children. $ For information and to register (required), contact 517-431-2060.
22 - Jul 22 VIP Night @ Nutrition Nook Time:  7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Place: Nutrition Nook
Tuesday nights from 7:30-8:00 PM. Sharing testimonials, nutrition tips, and intro to health coaching information
23 BIHCC Membership 101 Time:  8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Place: Chamber office 124 S. Main Street, Brooklyn
Hosted by the Brooklyn-Irish Hills Chamber Ambassadors. Join us to find out more about your membership benefits whether you are a new member or just need a refresher or would like to find out what's new!
24 Scappy Denim Bracelets Time:  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Place: Fabulous Darling Art
$ Class includes all supplies. Register and prepay the Tuesday before each class. Limited space. To hold a space and for more info call 517-592-5511.
24 Circus of the Kids Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Columbia Central High School
$ Columbia Middle School students are given the opportunity to master juggling, clowning, trapeze acts and lead the circus as the ring master. Students amaze themselves and an audience of their peers, family and teachers with their stupendous performances! For more info contact 517-592-6641.
25 Circus of the Kids Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Columbia Central High School
$ Columbia Middle School students are given the opportunity to master juggling, clowning, trapeze acts and lead the circus as the ring master. Students amaze themselves and an audience of their peers, family and teachers with their stupendous performances! For more info contact 517-592-6641.
26 - May 31 Spring Wildflower Art Exhibition Place: Hidden Lake Gardens
Spring Wildflower Art Exhibition, located inside the visitor center.
26 CCFC 4th Annual 5K Run/ Walk & Kids Sprint Time:  9:00 AM
Place: Columbia School District High School Track
$ A 5K Run/ Walk for the whole family! Age division winners and awards for overall male and female winners. For more info call the Columbia Fitness Center at 517-592-3393.
26 Irish Hills Towers Volunteer Clean Up Time:  10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Place: Irish Hills Towers
Volunteers needed for outside clean up at the Irish Hills Towers on US 12. For more info please contact the Irish Hills Historical Society at 517-467-5300.
26 National Herb Day Celebration Time:  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Place: Hidden Lake Gardens
Herb Day is an international celebration of herbs and herbal products. This one-day event is aimed at educating and sharing ideas about the many ways herbs bring joy and well-being into our daily lives.
26 Circus of the Kids Time:  2:00 PM
Place: Columbia Central High School
$ Columbia Middle School students are given the opportunity to master juggling, clowning, trapeze acts and lead the circus as the ring master. Students amaze themselves and an audience of their peers, family and teachers with their stupendous performances! For more info contact 517-592-6641.
26 Les Racquet with Dan Malone Time:  7:00 PM
Place: 215 W. Michigan Ave. Jackson
$ The Jackson Symphony Orchestra presents Les Racquet with Dan Malone. This live show is versatile and sensitive to the room with a vibe and creativity that keeps the music fluid, intriguing and entertaining. For more information call 517-782-3221.
27 Volunteer Work Day Time:  1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Place: Hidden Lake Gardens
Join HLG in clearing invasive plants from selected locations on the grounds. Wear work boots and gloves. Free, open to everybody!
28 Piano 101 Time:  1:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago.
28 Way Kook Kids Keyboarding Class Time:  4:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art keyboards, children ages 8-12 will be exposed to beginning piano skills through a fun curriculum that uses familiar and popular tunes. For more information call 517-782-3221.
28 Way Kook Teens Keyboarding Class Time:  5:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art digital keyboards, teens will learn to play the piano in a natural format. Students will learn how to read lead sheets and chord progressions. This class is for teens ages 13-16. For more information call 517-782-3221.
28 Teaching Little Mozarts Time:  6:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This group piano class is designed as a first piano experience for children ages 5-7. Children will explore musical concepts both "on the bench" and "off the bench". For more information call 517-782-3221.
29 Baby Maestro Musicians Time:  10:00 AM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This class offer parents the opportunity to bond with their infant through musical play. Caregiver must attend class with infant. For more info call 517-782-3221.
29 Mott's Children's Hospital Shower Time:  11:30 AM
Place: All Saints Episcopal Church
Guests are encouraged to bring items for children and families staying at the hospital for treatments. A Mott Children's Hospital representative will be the guest speaker. If you would like to attend the event or donate contact Brooklyn Kiwanis member Terri Jess or visit BrooklynKiwanisMi.com
30 Piano 101 Time:  9:00 AM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago. For more information call 517-782-3221.
30 Baby Maestro Musicians Time:  2:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This class offer parents the opportunity to bond with their infant through musical play. Caregiver must attend class with infant. For more info call 517-782-3221.
30 Teaching Little Mozarts Time:  6:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This group piano class is designed as a first piano experience for children ages 5-7. Children will explore musical concepts both "on the bench" and "off the bench". For more information call 517-782-3221.

May 2014
Apr 17 - May 29 FREE Fit Challenge presented by Nutrition Nook Time:  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Place: Swain Park (behind Wesco)
On Tuesdays and Thursdays through the end of May. Group workouts, fitness coaching and nutrition tips. FUN, prizes and celebration included! Contact Kristina 517-499-1266.
Apr 22 - Jul 22 VIP Night @ Nutrition Nook Time:  7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Place: Nutrition Nook
Tuesday nights from 7:30-8:00 PM. Sharing testimonials, nutrition tips, and intro to health coaching information
Apr 26 - May 31 Spring Wildflower Art Exhibition Place: Hidden Lake Gardens
Spring Wildflower Art Exhibition, located inside the visitor center.
1 Piano 101 Time:  9:00 AM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago. For more information call 517-782-3221.
1 Piano 101 Time:  1:30 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago. For more information call 517-782-3221.
1 Way Kook Teens Keyboarding Class Time:  3:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art digital keyboards, teens will learn to play the piano in a natural format. Students will learn how to read lead sheets and chord progressions. This class is for teens ages 13-16. For more information call 517-782-3221.
1 Teaching Little Mozarts Time:  4:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This group piano class is designed as a first piano experience for children ages 5-7. Children will explore musical concepts both "on the bench" and "off the bench". For more information call 517-782-3221.
1 Way Kook Kids Keyboarding Class Time:  5:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art keyboards, children ages 8-12 will be exposed to beginning piano skills through a fun curriculum that uses familiar and popular tunes. For more information call 517-782-3221.
2 Piano 101 Time:  10:00 AM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago. For more information call 517-782-3221.
2 Way Kook Teens Keyboarding Class Time:  11:00 AM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art digital keyboards, teens will learn to play the piano in a natural format. Students will learn how to read lead sheets and chord progressions. This class is for teens ages 13-16. For more information call 517-782-3221.
2 Teaching Little Mozarts Time:  1:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This group piano class is designed as a first piano experience for children ages 5-7. Children will explore musical concepts both "on the bench" and "off the bench". For more information call 517-782-3221.
2 Way Kook Kids Keyboarding Class Time:  2:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art keyboards, children ages 8-12 will be exposed to beginning piano skills through a fun curriculum that uses familiar and popular tunes. For more information call 517-782-3221.
3 Open House Event for Potential Members Place: Devils Lake Yacht Club
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Devils Lake Yacht Club, join us for a tour. Derby Party starts at 4pm. For more information call 517-547-7352.
3 Virtuosity Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of winning the Gold Medal, Mr. Votapek returns to Jackson to perform the same piece that launched his career! For full details visit www.jacksonsymphony.org
3 Baby Maestro Musicians Time:  12:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This class offer parents the opportunity to bond with their infant through musical play. Caregiver must attend class with infant. For more info call 517-782-3221.
3 Piano 101 Time:  12:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago. For more information call 517-782-3221.
3 Way Kool Teens Keyboarding Class Time:  1:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art digital keyboards, teens will learn to play the piano in a natural format. Students will learn how to read lead sheets and chord progressions. This class is for teens ages 13-16. For more information call 517-782-3221.
3 Way Kook Kids Keyboarding Class Time:  2:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art keyboards, children ages 8-12 will be exposed to beginning piano skills through a fun curriculum that uses familiar and popular tunes. For more information call 517-782-3221.
3 Teaching Little Mozarts Time:  3:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This group piano class is designed as a first piano experience for children ages 5-7. Children will explore musical concepts both "on the bench" and "off the bench". For more information call 517-782-3221.
4 Jackson Youth Symphony Concert Time:  3:00 PM
Place: Michigan Theater, Jackson Symphony Orchestra
A free concert for all ages! For more information call 517-782-3221.
5 Way Kool Teens Keyboarding Class Time:  3:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art digital keyboards, teens will learn to play the piano in a natural format. Students will learn how to read lead sheets and chord progressions. This class is for teens ages 13-16. For more information call 517-782-3221.
5 Way Kool Teens Keyboarding Class Time:  3:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art digital keyboards, teens will learn to play the piano in a natural format. Students will learn how to read lead sheets and chord progressions. This class is for teens ages 13-16. For more information call 517-782-3221.
5 Teaching Little Mozarts Time:  4:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This group piano class is designed as a first piano experience for children ages 5-7. Children will explore musical concepts both "on the bench" and "off the bench". For more information call 517-782-3221.
5 Way Kook Kids Keyboarding Class Time:  5:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art keyboards, children ages 8-12 will be exposed to beginning piano skills through a fun curriculum that uses familiar and popular tunes. For more information call 517-782-3221.
5 Piano 101 Time:  6:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago. For more information call 517-782-3221.
7 Piano 101 Time:  6:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago. For more information call 517-782-3221.
7 Baby Maestro Musicians Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This class offer parents the opportunity to bond with their infant through musical play. Caregiver must attend class with infant. For more info call 517-782-3221.
8 Piano 101 Time:  1:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago. For more information call 517-782-3221.
8 Teaching Little Mozarts Time:  4:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ This group piano class is designed as a first piano experience for children ages 5-7. Children will explore musical concepts both "on the bench" and "off the bench". For more information call 517-782-3221.
8 Way Kook Kids Keyboarding Class Time:  5:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art keyboards, children ages 8-12 will be exposed to beginning piano skills through a fun curriculum that uses familiar and popular tunes. For more information call 517-782-3221.
8 Melted Crayon Art Time:  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Place: Fabulous Darling Art
$ Class includes all supplies. Register and prepay the Tuesday before each class. Limited space. To hold a space and for more info call 517-592-5511.
8 Piano 101 Time:  6:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Recreational Music Making is an inclusive activity that contains no performance component. These classes are geared for the adult student who is either a beginner or played the piano a long time ago. For more information call 517-782-3221.
8 Way Kool Teens Keyboarding Class Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Using state of the art digital keyboards, teens will learn to play the piano in a natural format. Students will learn how to read lead sheets and chord progressions. This class is for teens ages 13-16. For more information call 517-782-3221.
10 Michigan Beer & Wine Festival Time:  12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Place: Michigan International Speedway
www.mispeedway,com
16 Comedian Brian Bosman Time:  6:30 PM
Place: American Legion Post #315
$ Join us for a laugh or two!! Funds raised will benefit American Legion Ritual Team! Cash Bar! Appetizers included! 50/50 Drawing!
18 Chamber Golf Outing Time:  9:00 AM
Place: Hills Heart of the Lakes Golf Course
For sponsorship, prize donation, TEAM sign up, Call 592-8907 or email info@brooklynmi.com
20 All You Can Eat Taco Dinner Time:  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Place: IrishHills Eagles 9500 Wamplers Lake Rd
$ Includes hard shell tacos, soft shell tacos, Spanish rice, nachos and all the toppings! Proceeds to benefit Irish Hills Eagles Scholarship funds. Members and Guests Welcome!
22 Stenciled Crayon Art Time:  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Place: Fabulous Darling Art
$ Class includes all supplies. Register and prepay the Tuesday before each class. Limited space. To hold a space and for more info call 517-592-5511.
22 Ladies Night Out Wine Tasting Time:  6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Place: Beach Bar
$ Proceeds to support the Clark Lake Spirit Trail. Join us for Hors'doeuvres, prizes and fun! For more information email Kelly at kellypetitto@comcast.net or call 517-206-6223.
22 Spa Party Time:  7:30 PM
Place: Nutrition Nook
Offering free facials with your ultimate skin care package. All products are sulfate and paraben free and clinically tested to show results. Contact Kristina to reserve your seat at 517-499-1266.
24 - 25 History Palooza Weekend Place: Brick Walker Tavern and 80+ Businesses
Area History Displays, Collectables, Silent Auction, Farmers Market & more. For more information see www.ohtheseirishhills.com or www.otih.org

June 2014
Apr 22 - Jul 22 VIP Night @ Nutrition Nook Time:  7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Place: Nutrition Nook
Tuesday nights from 7:30-8:00 PM. Sharing testimonials, nutrition tips, and intro to health coaching information
6 Arts in the Park Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Swains Memorial Park
8 Knights Breakfast Time:  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Place: St. Joseph Shrine
$ Meet us at the family center for a Pancake and sausage breakfast!
11 - 14 Community Sidewalk Sale Time:  10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Place: Throughout Brooklyn
Call the Village of Brooklyn for more information 592-2591
13 ARCA Racing Series Place: Michigan International Speedway
ARCA Racing Series. Call 1-800-354-1010 for ticket information or visit www.MISpeedway.com
13 Arts in the Park Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Swain's Memorial Park
14 NASCAR Nationwide Series Place: Michigan International Speedway
NASCAR Nationwide Series Race. For tickets call 1-800-354-1010 or visit www.MISpeedway.com
14 Second Saturday Sunrise Series Place: Hidden Lake Gardens
$ Start your day off with sunrise and breakfast treats at Hidden Lake Gardens. Share 755 acres with only the woodland creatures for a few hours every Saturday as the day begins. For more info call 517-431-2060. Registrants will receive a call with arrival time at the Gardens.
15 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Place: Michigan International Speedway
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. For tickets call 1-800-354-1010 or visit www.MISpeedway.com
15 Camp Open House Time:  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Place: Judson Collins Center
If you've never been to camp and would like to come out for a tour and ask us a few questions we have an open house.
16 - 20 Community Music School Summer Camp Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Hogwarts takes over the Jackson Symphony Orchestra! For more information and registration visit www.jsocommunitymusicschool.org.
17 All You Can Eat Taco Dinner Time:  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Place: IrishHills Eagles 9500 Wamplers Lake Rd
$ Includes hard shell tacos, soft shell tacos, Spanish rice, nachos and all the toppings! Proceeds to benefit Irish Hills Eagles Scholarship funds. Members and Guests Welcome!
20 Arts in the Park/Movie Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Swains Memorial Park
21 Devils Lake Summer Fest Place: Manitou Beach- Devils Lake
One day only!! Enjoy the lake with music, art, food, fun & shopping!!
27 Street Dance/ Bring your Chair to the Square Time:  7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn on the Square
Village of Brooklyn DDA 592-2591; featuring sidewalk sales and a movie, live entertainment

July 2014
Apr 22 - Jul 22 VIP Night @ Nutrition Nook Time:  7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Place: Nutrition Nook
Tuesday nights from 7:30-8:00 PM. Sharing testimonials, nutrition tips, and intro to health coaching information
4 Independence Day Hometown Parade Time:  10:00 AM
Place: Village of Brooklyn on the Square
Line up at 9:30 am at Columbia Middle School. Call Village with any questions at 592-2591
4 4th of July Fireworks Show Time:  5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Place: Columbia Middle School Football Field
Food, fun & Live entertainment before the show featuring the band ACT III! Fireworks start at DUSK.
11 Arts in the Park Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Swains Memorial Park
14 - 18 Community Music School Summer Camp Place: Jackson Symphony Orchestra Performing Arts Center
$ Road TripUSA! For more information visit www.jsocommunitymusicschool.org.
15 All You Can Eat Taco Dinner Time:  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Place: IrishHills Eagles 9500 Wamplers Lake Rd
$ Includes hard shell tacos, soft shell tacos, Spanish rice, nachos and all the toppings! Proceeds to benefit Irish Hills Eagles Scholarship funds. Members and Guests Welcome!
18 - 20 Faster Horses Festival Place: Michigan International Speedway
www.fasterhorsesfestival.com
3 Day Camping and Country Music Festival
18 - 20 Community Sidewalk Sale Time:  10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Place: Throughout Brooklyn
Call the Village of Brooklyn with any questions at 592-2591
18 Arts in the Park Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Swains Memorial Park
25 Street Dance: Bring your Chair to the Square Time:  7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn on the Square
brought to you by the DDA. Featuring sidewalk sales and a movie : tba

August 2014
1 Arts in the Park Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Swains Memorial Park
2 Dog Days of Summer Parade and Activities Time:  10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn on the Square
Lots of contests, drawings, sidewalk sales, food and lots of prizes! Call 592-8705
Parade starts at noon, registration at 11:30 in the parking lot behind Weatherwax Drug Store.
9 - 10 Irish Hills Lake & Home Tour Place: Irish Hills Area
Guests to the Irish Hills area will not only have a chance to Experience what the Irish Hills has to offer around the lakes, they will have an opportunity to learn what's available to move & live on the lakes! For wristbands to attend, call 517-592-8907 or email info@brooklynmi.com.
9 Nine and Wine Time:  3:00 PM
Place: Hills Heart of the Lakes Golf Course
$ 9 Hole Golf Scramble with four person teams for the Kim Hill Schwartz Memorial Scholarship fund to benefit Columbia, Napoleon and Onsted Schools. Wine tasting provided and food following the event. For more info email kmhgolf2@frontier.com
9 Rock and Roll Brooklyn Time:  5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn on the Square
Call the DDA at 592-2591 for details; featuring a Beatles tribute band, vintage cars and trucks and a themed based movie at dusk.
13 - 15 Rummage Sale Time:  9:00 AM
Place: St. Joseph Shrine
$ Join us for the Annual Rummage Sale at the Family Center of St. Joseph Shrine.
13 - 15 Community Sidewalk Sale Time:  10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Place: Throughout Village of Brooklyn
For more information contact the DDA of Brooklyn at 592-2591
15 Arts in the Park Place: Swains Memorial Park
15 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Practice and Qualifying Place: Michigan International Speedway
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. For tickets call 1-800-354-1010 or visit www.MISpeedway.com
16 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Place: Michigan International Speedway
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Michigan National Guard 200. For tickets call 1-800-354-1010 or visit www.MISpeedway.com
16 Art Fair/Craft Show Time:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn on the Square
Village of Brooklyn DDA 592-2591
17 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 Place: Michigan International Speedway
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400. For tickets call 1-800-354-1010 or visit www.MISpeedway.com
19 All You Can Eat Taco Dinner Time:  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Place: IrishHills Eagles 9500 Wamplers Lake Rd
$ Includes hard shell tacos, soft shell tacos, Spanish rice, nachos and all the toppings! Proceeds to benefit Irish Hills Eagles Scholarship funds. Members and Guests Welcome!
22 Street Dance/Movie Time:  7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn on the Square
23 Childrenz Challenge Place: Michigan International Speedway
• An obstacle course designed for children ages 4-13 years of age. • Two courses within the event Ages 4-8 will compete on a 1 ½ mile course Ages 9-13 will compete on a 2 mile course For more info visit childrenzchallenge.com
29 Arts in the Park Place: Swains Memorial Park

September 2014
11 Spirit of America Blood Drive Time:  9:00 AM
Place: Michigan International Speedway
"The Spirit of America has evolved into more than just a blood drive. It’s an event and a time of reflection – all taking place at Michigan International Speedway. Those who attempt to donate will have the opportunity to travel by MIS tram around the track, through the tunnel to the pit, and into MIS’s Home of the Brave, a 4000 square foot multi-media exhibit featuring ‘as it happened videos,’ Presidential letters, magazines and newspapers, and additional tributes."
13 Muderella Time:  8:00 AM
Place: Michigan International Speedway
$ Mudderella is a 5-7 mile long obstacle course that includes 12-15 obstacles...designed by women for women. For more information call 1-800-354-1010.
16 Drive 4 UR Community Program Place: Michigan International Speedway
Michigan International Speedway and Brooklyn Ford together make a difference in the Irish Hills. For more details call 517-592-2112
16 All You Can Eat Taco Dinner Time:  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Place: IrishHills Eagles 9500 Wamplers Lake Rd
$ Includes hard shell tacos, soft shell tacos, Spanish rice, nachos and all the toppings! Proceeds to benefit Irish Hills Eagles Scholarship funds. Members and Guests Welcome!
20 Run For Hills! 5K Run/Walk Time:  7:30 AM
Place: Hidden Lake Gardens
Oh! These Irish Hills weekend celebration. Race Applications on www.otih.org. Three hills are named for overall male, overall female and one winner is drawn from remaining run/walk athletes.
20 - 21 Tough Mudder Time:  8:00 AM
Place: Michigan International Speedway
To register for Tough Mudder Michigan, visit http://toughmudder.com/events/2014-michigan
21 Row, Row Row your Cardboard Boat (Box) Race Time:  12:00 PM
Place: Jerry's Pub & Restaurant
Entrants make a boat from cardboard and duct tape only- the fastest boat is the winner and prizes will awarded! For more information contact Oh! These Irish Hills at 517-403-5358.
27 All Sports Spectacular Time:  4:00 PM
Place: Michigan International Speedway- Champions Club
The All Sports Spectacular is an event that brings outdoor sports enthusiasts together in what is the biggest fundraising event of the year! This event focuses on hunting, fishing, camping and racing! LIVE Auction, SILENT Auction, RAFFLE tables, DINNER, GAMES, GUN Raffles & sooooo MUCH MORE! Presenting Sponsor- TransPharm Preclinical Solutions Legacy Sponsor- Irish Hills Collision

October 2014
11 Pumpkin Quest Festival Time:  10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn on the Square
Village of Brooklyn DDA 592-2591
12 Fall Color & Cuisine Tour Time:  12:00 PM
Place: Throughout the Irish Hills
Experience the fun of nature's fall colors with cuisine specialties of the Irish Hills! For more information contact 517-592-8907 or email info@brooklynmi.com, tickets available online in online store on this site.
15 BIHCC New Member Orientation Time:  11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Place: Chamber office 124 S. Main Street, Brooklyn
Hosted by the Brooklyn-Irish Hills Chamber Ambassadors. Join us to find out more about your membership benefits whether you are a new member or just need a refresher or would like to find out what's new!
15 All You Can Eat Taco Dinner Time:  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Place: IrishHills Eagles 9500 Wamplers Lake Rd
$ Includes hard shell tacos, soft shell tacos, Spanish rice, nachos and all the toppings! Proceeds to benefit Irish Hills Eagles Scholarship funds. Members and Guests Welcome!
23 Ladies (Witches) Night Out Time:  5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn on the Square
Village of Brooklyn DDA 592-2591
24 - 26 Harvest Festival Place: W.J. Hayes State Park
Watch as details emerge! Or call 517-467-7401 for more information!

November 2014
1 MHSAA State Cross Country Final Time:  8:00 AM
Place: Michigan International Speedway
For more event details visit http://www.mhsaa.com/Sports/BoysCrossCountry.aspx
28 Tree Lighting Ceremony Time:  5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn on the Square
Enjoy area merchants, live reindeer and welcome Santa into town!! Sponsored by the Brooklyn-Irish Hills Chamber of Commerce 592-8907.
28 Holiday Parade w/ Santa's Arrival Time:  7:00 PM
Place: Downtown Brooklyn
Line up on Irwin Street (access from Monroe Street ONLY) 6 pm. ALL entries are accepted! More info call the Village of Brooklyn at 592-2591

December 2014
5 - 7 Oh These Irish Hills Christmas Gala Place: Located in the Irish Hills
A Gala showcasing holiday trees and displays provided by area businesses, organizations and families. Part of the Holidays in the Hills. For more information visit www.otih.org or call 403-5358.
6 Charity Track & Toy Drive Time:  9:00 AM
Place: Michigan International Speedway
For more information call 592-6666 or visit MISpeedway.com

 

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