AUGUST 2019
SUNMONTUEWEDTHUFRISAT
       
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  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Playgroup Sturgis
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
+ MORE
2
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Free Friday Friendship Meal
+ MORE
3
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Blood Drive @ Hamilton Harley Davidson
  • NA You're No Alone
  • Benefit for "Home for our Troops"
+ MORE
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  • The Great Book Hunt
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • NA You're No Alone
5
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Red Cross Blood Drive
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
+ MORE
6
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • AA@ Sturgis UMC
+ MORE
7
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • Colon Magic Festival
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
+ MORE
8
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • Colon Magic Festival
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Playgroup Sturgis
+ MORE
9
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • Colon Magic Festival
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
+ MORE
10
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Colon Magic Festival
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Free Birthing Class for Moms and Dads
  • NA You're No Alone
+ MORE
11
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • NA You're No Alone
12
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
+ MORE
13
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Helping Hands Food Pantry
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
+ MORE
14
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Our Daily Bread
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
+ MORE
15
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Playgroup Sturgis
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
+ MORE
16
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Meet Up & Eat Up (County-Wide)
  • A Universe of Stories--Summer Reading Club
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Free Friday Friendship Meal
+ MORE
17
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • NA You're No Alone
  • Fish Lake Bible Church Family Fun Day
18
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center
  • NA You're No Alone
19
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center
  • NA You're Not Alone
+ MORE
20
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • AA@ Sturgis UMC
  • Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center
  • AA @ Sturgis UMC
+ MORE
21
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center
+ MORE
22
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Playgroup Sturgis
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • AA@ Sturgis UMC
  • Fresh Food Initiative- Food Distribution
+ MORE
23
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Free Friday Friendship Meal
  • NA You're No Alone
  • AA @ Sturgis UMC
+ MORE
24
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • BIG DIG - Kids fun with big equipment -- to Benefi
  • NA You're No Alone
25
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • NA You're No Alone
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  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center
  • NA You're Not Alone
+ MORE
27
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Helping Hands Food Pantry
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • AA@ Sturgis UMC
  • Benefit Auction
+ MORE
28
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Grief Support Group
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center
+ MORE
29
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Playgroup Sturgis
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • AA@ Sturgis UMC
  • Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center
+ MORE
30
  • The Great Book Hunt
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Free Friday Friendship Meal
  • NA You're No Alone
  • AA @ Sturgis UMC
+ MORE
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  • The Great Book Hunt
  • NA You're No Alone
  • 50% Off Saturday at Goodwill



    Cost:
    Free
    Contact:
    Ryan Conrod
    269-651-1907


    Start:
    6:00pm
    End:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    110 S Clay St
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Diane Warnement
    (269)651-5811
    For addicts only or anyone desiring to stop using. Barrier Free.
    UPCOMING

    Start:
    10:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free- Available to residents of St. Joe County
    Address:
    105 N. Fourth St.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Lori Wohlers
    (269)651-4275
    Food Pantry open Mon, Wed, Fri 10am -2pm. Open to all of St. Joseph County. Bring a photo ID.

    Start:
    11:30am
    End:
    12:30pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    105 N. Fourth St.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Lori Wohlers
    (269)651-4275
    Free lunch Monday through Thursday, 11:30am- 12:30pm

    Start:
    5:00pm
    End:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    201 North St
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Stephanie Marbaugh
    269-689-9795
    Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center open 5pm-7pm Monday through Thursday. Pantry will serve ANYONE and service is not dependent on income level or town of residence.

    Start:
    6:00pm
    End:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    110 S Clay St
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Diane Warnement
    (269)651-5811
    Open meeting for anyone interested in recovery from addiction, Friends and family welcome.

    Start:
    6:30pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    1420 E Chicago Rd
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Mary Oman/ Rick Oman
    Mary Oman (269)503-2567/ Rick Oman (269)-221-0369
    Helping you overcome the Hurts, Hang-ups, and Habits in your life.

    Start:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    $10
    Address:
    110 S. Clay St.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jenifer Blouin Policelli
    (269) 503-7440

    Sturgis Historical Society invites you to embark on an evening where Titanic historian Byron Matson will regale us with stories about the ill-fated Titanic, and we will partake in some delicious treats. Matson is a master in giving presentations on the Titanic. He dresses in period clothing and even brings along a large model of the ship when he speaks. The event will take place in McKenzie Hall of St. John's Episcopal Church in Sturgis. St. John's rectory - the Helen Walton Bishop Memorial Rectory - is named in memory of a young Sturgis resident who survived the Titanic shipwreck! You can learn more about Helen's story during Matson's presentation. "Treats & Tales" will take place on Monday, August 26th, at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $10 per person, available at the Sturgis Historical Museum.

    Start:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    $10
    Address:
    110 S. Clay St.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jenifer Blouin Policelli
    (269) 503-7440
    Sturgis Historical Society invites you to embark on an evening where Titanic historian Byron Matson will regale us with stories about the ill-fated Titanic, and we will partake in some delicious treats. Matson is a master in giving presentations on the Titanic. He dresses in period clothing and even brings along a large model of the ship when he speaks. The event will take place in McKenzie Hall of St. John's Episcopal Church in Sturgis. St. John's rectory - the Helen Walton Bishop Memorial Rectory - is named in memory of a young Sturgis resident who survived the Titanic shipwreck! You can learn more about Helen's story during Matson's presentation. "Treats & Tales" will take place on Monday, August 26th, at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $10 per person, available at the Sturgis Historical Museum.

    Start:
    11:00am
    End:
    12:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    402 S Nottawa
    Sturgis
    Food pantry with no residency or income restrictions. I.D. not required. Open 2nd and 4th Tuesday each month from 11am-12 noon. Helping Hands is a ministry of Holy Angels Catholic Church. Drop boxes for non-perishable food items are located at each of the church entrances. Monetary donations accepted at the parish office.

    Start:
    11:30am
    End:
    12:30pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    105 N. Fourth St.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Lori Wohlers
    (269)651-4275
    Free lunch Monday through Thursday, 11:30am- 12:30pm

    Start:
    12:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    200 Pleasant
    Sturgis

    Start:
    5:00pm
    End:
    9:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    26693 US-12
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Karen Mills
    (269)651-1669
    Dozens of items for auction including: household furniture, tractor, kayak, brand new kitchen gadgets, gift certificates, beds, silent auction baskets, leaf vac machine, food, and so much more! Join us for a preview dinner on Monday the 26th to get a sneak peek at all of the items, and then come bid on items Tuesday, August 27th!

    Start:
    5:00pm
    End:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    201 North St
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Stephanie Marbaugh
    269-689-9795
    Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center open 5pm-7pm Monday through Thursday. Pantry will serve ANYONE and service is not dependent on income level or town of residence.

    Start:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    200 Pleasant
    Sturgis

    Start:
    10:00am
    End:
    12:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    306 N. Franks Avenue
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Ruth Mancina
    (269)279-8083
    The Commission on Aging offers a Grief Support Group led by Kelli Poortenga of Ascension at Home. The group meets the fourth Wednesday of each month and you must be a Commission on Aging member to participate. There is no cost to join the Commission on Aging - you just need to be 60 years or older or married to someone who is 60 years or older.

    Start:
    10:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free- Available to residents of St. Joe County
    Address:
    105 N. Fourth St.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Lori Wohlers
    (269)651-4275
    Food Pantry open Mon, Wed, Fri 10am -2pm. Open to all of St. Joseph County. Bring a photo ID.

    Start:
    11:30am
    End:
    12:30pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    105 N. Fourth St.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Lori Wohlers
    (269)651-4275
    Free lunch Monday through Thursday, 11:30am- 12:30pm

    Start:
    5:00pm
    End:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    201 North St
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Stephanie Marbaugh
    269-689-9795
    Food Pantry @ Christian Fellowship Center open 5pm-7pm Monday through Thursday. Pantry will serve ANYONE and service is not dependent on income level or town of residence.

    Start:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    200 Pleasant
    Sturgis

    Start:
    10:00am
    End:
    11:30am
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    Central Commons Building, 107 W West
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Stephanie Giolitto
    (269)467-5473
    Children learn through play and parents are their first teachers! Dress in play clothes and be prepared to play together and meet other parents.

    Start:
    11:30am
    End:
    12:30pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    105 N. Fourth St.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Lori Wohlers
    (269)651-4275
    Free lunch Monday through Thursday, 11:30am- 12:30pm

    Start:
    12:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    200 Pleasant
    Sturgis

    Start:
    5:30pm
    End:
    9:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Contact:
    Ryan Conrod
    269-651-1907

    Live music with The Moon Howler Band, food truck vendors, beer and wine tent, corn hole. On Pleasant St. there will be bounce houses and photo booth sponsored by the Sturgis District Library and a few farmers market vendors. Classic Car Cruise-In at the Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce parking lot and more A perfect event to end summer with!

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    69080 S Centerville
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jamie Allen
    5177756922

    A celebration of locally produced food and handmade items!

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    69080 S Centerville
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jamie Allen
    5177756922

    A celebration of locally produced food and handmade items!

    Start:
    11:00am
    Cost:
    $8.00
    Address:
    306 W. Chicago Road
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce
    2696515758

    Yoder's 1/2 chicken, potato salad, baked beans, roll/butter, cookie; All for only $8. Free delivery for orders of 20 or more. All presales must be picked up by 2:00 pm.

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    69080 S Centerville
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jamie Allen
    5177756922

    A celebration of locally produced food and handmade items!

    Start:
    8:00pm
    End:
    11:00pm
    Cost:
    $25 pre-show, $28 day of show. With Pre-show dinner, $35, $38 day of show.
    Address:
    201 N. Nottawa Street
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Box Office
    (269) 651-8541

    Sturges-Young kicks off the Fall concert season with the nation's Top Bob Seger Tribute band, Lookin' Back, and we couldn't be more excited! Special Guest Phins Up will open and dinner will be available before the show as well as a full bar! Come out and enjoy the best of Bob Seger! TICKETS go on sale for LOOKIN' BACK with PHINS UP to the general public on MONDAY, JULY 22nd at Noon for $25/ $35 with pre-show dinner. Day of show $28/$38 for dinner. Seating is reserved. For those who would like tickets at the discounted rate of $22, anyone making a contribution of $50 or more to our Road to Restoration campaign kicking off the same day and running through August 10th will be able to purchase tickets at the discounted rate with proof of their tax-deductible charitable contribution! Come Join the FUN at Sturges-Young!

    Start:
    6:00pm
    End:
    9:00pm
    Cost:
    Free and Open to the Public
    Address:
    201 N. Nottawa Street
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Event Coordinator
    (269) 651-8541

    Sturges-Young is hosting monthly Game Nights in Union B! Bring your friends! Choose from a variety of in-house games or bring your own favorite board games or cards and have a blast! Join other groups and make new friends! Game Night is free and open to all ages, the Kitchen Canteen is open for snacks and soft drinks for purchase, and there are plenty of tables for 4 or more. Come Join the Fun at Sturges-Young!

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    69080 S Centerville
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jamie Allen
    5177756922

    A celebration of locally produced food and handmade items!

    Start:
    12:00pm
    End:
    7:00pm
    Contact:
    Ryan Conrod
    269-651-1907

    2nd Annual Sturgis BBQ Fest Saturday September 28th 12:00pm until 7:00pm with BBQ competitors competing for the best BBQ, samples for sale, food truck vendors, beer and wine tent. Corn Hole contest @ noon sponsored by the Sturgis Doyle Center. Beard contest, mechanical bull, Live College Football games of Notre Dame, Michigan & Michigan State on Tv's, pumpkin patch and pumpkin painting for kids sponsored by the Open Door Gallery and much more!

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    69080 S Centerville
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jamie Allen
    5177756922

    A celebration of locally produced food and handmade items!

    Start:
    8:00pm
    Cost:
    $15 pre-show/ $18 day of show/ $12 student
    Address:
    201 N. Nottawa Street
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Box Office
    (269) 651-8541

    Direct from Savannah, Georgia! Rooted in the Gypsy Jazz/Gypsy Swing and Latin Swing styles, this high-energy, acoustic-based quintet of guitar, violin, stand-up bass, percussion and keyboards (including accordion) has emerged as one of the shining lights of Savannah’s burgeoning music scene. This band plays upbeat tunes from all over the world with thunderous virtuosity and relentless sense of humor. Bringing together the eclectic sounds are a motley crew of super talented musicians from Venezuela, the Great Northwest, The Heartland, Atlantic Northeast and the Coastal Empire. Tickets are $15 pre-show, $18 day of show, and $12 for students. The dining room will be open for a pre-Show dinner for an additional $10 per ticket. Menu selections to follow soon! Come Join the Fun at Sturges-Young! “Tight and vibrantly free, Velvet Caravan pours violin, acoustic guitar, upright bass, accordion, keyboard…The ensuing worldly sound is sophisticated, yet fun and organic.” - The Beaufort Gazette

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    69080 S Centerville
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jamie Allen
    5177756922

    A celebration of locally produced food and handmade items!

    Start:
    8:00pm
    End:
    11:00pm
    Cost:
    $25 single, $45 for couples - On Sale Sept 1
    Address:
    201 N. Nottawa Street
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Box Office
    (269) 651-8541

    Get your best ghouls and goonies together for the first annual Sturges-Young Monster Mash and Zombie Prom! Leave the kids with the sitter and dance the night away in costume to awesome tunes! Compete for fabulous prizes in the costume contest! Try Halloween themed drink specials and fantastic treats from the Boo Buffet! 21 & up. Tickets are $25 per person or $45 per couple. On sale September 1st. Prepare to have a frightfully fun Halloween Blast! Stay tuned for more info and opportunities to volunteer. Come Join the Fun at Sturges-Young!

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    69080 S Centerville
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jamie Allen
    5177756922

    A celebration of locally produced food and handmade items!

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    69080 S Centerville
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jamie Allen
    5177756922

    A celebration of locally produced food and handmade items!

    Start:
    4:00pm
    End:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Contact:
    Ryan Conrod
    (269) 651-1907