FEBRUARY 2019
SUNMONTUEWEDTHUFRISAT
         
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  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)-CLOSED
  • Building Hope Free Store - Drop Off Donations Only
  • Centreville UMC Food Pantry-CLOSED DUE TO WEATHER
  • Stone Cottage Free Store (operated by UCAP)-CLOSED
+ MORE
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  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • Building Hope Free Store Open
  • Centreville UMC Food Pantry
  • Stone Cottage Free Store (operated by UCAP)
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
+ MORE
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  • Colon-Leonidas Food Pantry
  • Three Rivers Food Site (Food Pantry)
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)
  • Building Hope Free Store Open
+ MORE
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  • White Pigeon Food Pantry
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
  • Burr Oak Free Store - Open
+ MORE
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  • Constantine Community Food Pantry
  • Three Rivers Food Site (Food Pantry)
  • Computer Lab
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • Mendon Food Pantry
+ MORE
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  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
  • Building Hope Free Store - Drop Off Donations Only
  • Centreville UMC Food Pantry
  • Stone Cottage Free Store (operated by UCAP)
  • February Flicks: A Ladies Night Out
+ MORE
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  • Building Hope Free Store Open
  • Personal Finance Class; BUDGETING
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  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • Building Hope Free Store Open
  • Centreville UMC Food Pantry
  • Stone Cottage Free Store (operated by UCAP)
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
  • How to Travel the World for Free - Travel & Adventure
+ MORE
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  • Colon-Leonidas Food Pantry
  • Three Rivers Food Site (Food Pantry)
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • Building Hope Free Store Open
  • Helping Hands Food Pantry
+ MORE
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  • Our Daily Bread
  • White Pigeon Food Pantry
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
+ MORE
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  • Constantine Community Food Pantry
  • Three Rivers Food Site (Food Pantry)
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • County Closet Open
  • Mendon Food Pantry
+ MORE
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  • County Closet Open
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
  • Building Hope Free Store - Drop Off Donations Only
  • Centreville UMC Food Pantry
  • Inflatable Fun Day & Nerf Games
+ MORE
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  • County Closet Open
  • 2019 Three Rivers Ice Bowl Disc Golf Tournament
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  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • Building Hope Free Store Open
  • Centreville UMC Food Pantry
  • Stone Cottage Free Store (operated by UCAP)
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
+ MORE
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  • Colon-Leonidas Food Pantry
  • Three Rivers Food Site (Food Pantry)
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • County Closet Open
  • Building Hope Free Store Open
+ MORE
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  • White Pigeon Food Pantry
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • County Closet Open
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
+ MORE
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  • Constantine Community Food Pantry
  • Three Rivers Food Site (Food Pantry)
  • Computer Lab
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • County Closet Open
+ MORE
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  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
  • County Closet Open
  • Building Hope Free Store - Drop Off Donations Only
  • Stone Cottage Free Store (operated by UCAP)
  • Middle School Dance - Semi Formal
+ MORE
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  • County Closet Open
  • 50% Off Saturday at Goodwill
  • 50% Off Saturday at Goodwill
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  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • Building Hope Free Store Open
  • Centreville UMC Food Pantry
  • Stone Cottage Free Store (operated by UCAP)
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
+ MORE
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  • Colon-Leonidas Food Pantry
  • Three Rivers Food Site (Food Pantry)
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • County Closet Open
  • Building Hope Free Store Open
+ MORE
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  • White Pigeon Food Pantry
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • County Closet Open
  • United Community Assistance Program (UCAP)
  • Free Lunch @ Salvation Army
+ MORE
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  • Constantine Community Food Pantry
  • Three Rivers Food Site (Food Pantry)
  • Computer Lab
  • Colon Community Clothes Closet - Open
  • County Closet Open
+ MORE
  



    Start:
    8:00am
    End:
    11:15am
    Cost:
    Free - for Colon and Leonidas residents only
    Address:
    132 N. Blackstone Ave.
    Colon
    Contact:
    Lena Finch
    (269) 432-3371 Colon Township Hall
    Free food pantry for Colon and Leonidas residents. New clients must fill out an application and bring a photo id and proof of address. Clients reapply every January. Delivery is available within the Colon-Leonidas area. Closed major holidays but will open the following day. Closed over Christmas and New Year's Week. If Colon Community Schools is closed for inclement weather, the pantry will close and not open the following day.

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    12:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    18 Railroad Drive (Basement Lowry’s Book Store )
    Three Rivers
    Contact:
    David Berry
    (269)273-2147
    Food pantry for residents of Three Rivers Community. Closed for major holidays and when Three Rivers Community schools is closed for inclement weather.

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    5:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    119. S. Blackstone Ave.
    Colon
    Contact:
    Trayling & Sons (Candy or Gail)
    (269)432-3625
    Store closes for lunch form 12-1pm. Anyone is welcome. There are no income or residency restrictions. Donations of gently used, preferably seasonal, clothing in any sizes are accepted

    Start:
    10:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    Free/ Free Will offering
    Address:
    112 W. Main Street (Use back entrance)
    Centreville
    Contact:
    DJ Goodson
    Mon, Tues, Thurs OPEN 10-2; Wed - OPEN 12-6;Thurs - OPEN 10-2; Fri open only to drop off donations 10-2; Second Saturday of the month only open 10-2.Closed Sunday Please use back entrance of building. Note" If Centreville Public Schools is closed for inclement weather, Building Hope Free Store will also be closed.

    Start:
    11:00am
    End:
    12:00pm
    Cost:
    Free- no residency or income restrictions
    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
    Address:
    105 N. Fourth St.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Lori Wohlers
    (269)651-4275
    Free lunch Monday through Thursday, 11:30am- 12:30pm

    Start:
    4:00pm
    End:
    5:30pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    321 N Main
    Three Rivers
    The Three Rivers Community Kitchen (Soup Pot) provided by 9 area Churches provides a free hot meal every Tuesday & Thursday from 4 PM - 5:30 PM.
    UPCOMING

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    10:30am
    Cost:
    Free- no residency or income restrictions
    Address:
    70031 S Lakeview
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Diane Shoup
    (269)651-1724
    Bring a photo ID. No residency restrictions. Open to the public. Assorted breads, rolls, desserts, and sometimes other items like fruits and vegetables.

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    11:00am
    Cost:
    Free- Serves White Pigeon and Mottville Residents
    Address:
    105 N. Kalamazoo St. (next to Post Office)
    White Pigeon
    Contact:
    Laura Kershner / Tyler Royce
    (269) 483-7805
    This pantry serves residents of White Pigeon and Mottville. Not open 5th Wednesday of any month. St. Joseph Catholic Church, the First Presbyterian Church of White Pigeon, the Methodist Church, and Riverside Church all contribute toward this pantry. Documents required: Proof of residency (i.e. valid ID, utility bill, letter from DHS.)

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    5:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    119. S. Blackstone Ave.
    Colon
    Contact:
    Trayling & Sons (Candy or Gail)
    (269)432-3625
    Store closes for lunch form 12-1pm. Anyone is welcome. There are no income or residency restrictions. Donations of gently used, preferably seasonal, clothing in any sizes are accepted

    Start:
    10:00am
    End:
    1:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    320 N. Main St.
    Three Rivers
    Contact:
    Holly Havens / Jan Michaels
    (269)244-4599
    UCAP is a 501 c 3 program. Our assistance office is located at 320 North Main, Three Rivers, MI. (use the Bennett St. entrance). We are open Mon. & Wed. from 10 - 1 and Fri. 9 - 12. If Three Rivers Public Schools are closed for inclement weather, the free store will close also. Our agency is designed to assist people in St. Joe County who need help with basic needs. We can provide assistance with food, gas and laundry vouchers for people who qualify. We also have assistance with utilities and help with locating other resources. We can provide a bag of nonperishable food that can help you get through a week. We also operate the Stone Cottage Free Store. Our phone number is 269-244-4599 and our e-mail is ucap320@gmail.com.

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

    Start:
    12:00pm
    End:
    3:00pm
    Cost:
    Free/ Free Will offering
    Address:
    105 S. Fourth St
    Burr Oak
    Contact:
    Deb Haifley
    (269)489-2985
    Recycle gently used clothes (no stains, please!) and household goods by sharing your excess and picking up for your needs at no cost. No income or residency requirements. Donations accepted ONLY during open hours.Closed if Burr Oak Schools are closed for inclement weather.

    Start:
    12:00pm
    End:
    6:00pm
    Cost:
    Free/ Free Will offering
    Address:
    112 W. Main Street (Use back entrance)
    Centreville
    Contact:
    DJ Goodson
    Mon, Tues, Thurs OPEN 10-2; Wed - OPEN 12-6;Thurs - OPEN 10-2; Fri open only to drop off donations 10-2; Second Saturday of the month only open 10-2.Closed Sunday Please use back entrance of building. Note" If Centreville Public Schools is closed for inclement weather, Building Hope Free Store will also be closed.

    Start:
    4:30pm
    End:
    6:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    305 E. Main St
    Centreville
    Contact:
    Sandi Clark
    (269)467-8645
    Everyone is welcome! * If school is closed on Wednesday for inclement weather, soup kitchen will be canceled.

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    12:00pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Address:
    Fawn River Rd.
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Julie Burkey
    (269) 651-2321

    The Sturgis Ministerial Association and the City of Sturgis have partnered to offer a Large Item Dropoff event for City residents on April 13th from 9am-noon at the Compost Site. Please line up on the south side of Fawn River Rd. If you require assistance getting your items to the event, please contact the Sturgis Church of Christ at 269-651-2684 (limited to the first 100 requests).

    Start:
    4:00pm
    End:
    7:00pm
    Cost:
    varied
    Address:
    200 Pleasant St
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jessica
    269-651-5990

    Spring Rummage and Bake Sale •Wednesday, April 24th – 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm •Thursday, April 25th – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm •Friday, April 26th – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Please bring in your oldies but goodies any time. You may leave them by the office or ask to put them in our special rummage sale room. Please volunteer to help with setup and sale! Sign up sheets will be available in the Messenger, bulletin and on the bulletin board.

    Start:
    9:00am
    End:
    2:00pm
    Cost:
    various
    Address:
    200 Pleasant St
    Sturgis
    Contact:
    Jessica
    269-651-5990

    Spring Rummage and Bake Sale •Wednesday, April 24th – 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm •Thursday, April 25th – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm •Friday, April 26th – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Please bring in your oldies but goodies any time. You may leave them by the office or ask to put them in our special rummage sale room. Please volunteer to help with setup and sale! Sign up sheets will be available in the Messenger, bulletin and on the bulletin board.