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Sparta Fire Honor Guard Spaghetti Dinner

Feb. 25: In the mood for a home-cooked, firehouse-style spaghetti dinner? Then make plans to join the Sparta Fire Honor Guard on Saturday, Feb. 25 from 6 to 9 pm at The Moose Lodge, 11510 North Division, as we don aprons to sling pasta and roll meatballs. Cost is only $5 per person, so come hungry and with your entire family and all your friends. All proceeds go to support the purchase of uniforms, as well as the ongoing training of Sparta Fire Honor Guard, which is a volunteer organization providing funeral and memorial planning assistance to families of public service personnel – regardless of department affiliation (fire, police, EMS), religious, political or any other preference.  #8


TOPS weight loss support group

Feb. 28: Take off pounds sensibly (TOPS), a non-profit weight loss sport group for men and women, meets every Tuesday at the Resurrection Lutheran Church in Sand Lake. Your first visit is free so come check out what TOPS can do to help you reach your weight loss goals! Exercise 8-8:30am (optional), weigh-ins from 8:30am–9am and the meeting starts at 9:15am. In case of inclemeent weather, meetings are cancelled if Tri-County or Cedar Sporings schools are closed. Call Martha at 696-1039 for more information. tfn


Around the World in 80 Minutes

Feb. 29: In just over an hour, we’ll explore games, crafts and activities enjoyed by people worldwide. Get ready to become a virtual globetrotter with fun, hands-on activities for the whole family! For all ages. Wednesday, Feb. 29 at 6:30 pm at the Sand Lake/ Nelson Township Library, 88 Eighth St. Sand Lake.  #8


Free Women’s Exercise Class

Mar. 2: Come Walk Away the Pounds at the Solon Center Wesleyan Church. Beginning Friday, Mar. 2nd. This 5 week walking program is for all ages and all fitness levels. There will be open walking and the use of Leslie Sansone’s Walk Away the Pounds videos. The class will meet on Tuesdays and Fridays from 6 – 7 pm. Please contact the church office at 616-696-3229 or scwc@juno.com and register for this free class, which will start you on your way in increased fitness and weight loss. The church is located at 15671 Algoma Ave., just north of 19 Mile Rd.  #8,9p


Star Gazing

Mar. 3: Do you have an interest in Astronomy? This event will help satisfy that desire to know more about the heavens and show you how to see objects in the night. The class covers information about the earth, moon, planets and stars – from making  a scale model of our systems to understanding the difference between stars. Instruction is given in viewing the night sky using binoculars and natural sight. Following the workshop, we will go outside to view the stars. Basics will be given on how to use (provided) binoculars to see the planets and stars. Sat. March 3 from 7 to9 pm. Donation: $8/ person, $6/ seniors. $26/ family of four or more. Howard Christensen Nature Center, 16190 Red Pine Dr. Kent City. If interested simply email cperski@lilysfrogpad.com.  #8


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