Upcoming events in Lake County
The following are upcoming events in Lake County.
• Kids’ Safety Day will be from 2 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 2, at Hollister Park in Baldwin.
• The Lake County Democratic Party meets at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 2, at 1075 Washington Street. They will have a meet and greet for Dennis Denno, candidate for MSU Board of Trustees. The Lake County Democrats also will have a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4, in the parking lot of their office at 1075 Washington Street.
• The 6th Annual Idlewild Jazz and Blues Festival will be from noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4, at John Meeks Park. Free admission.
• The Fireman’s Ball, hosted by Sauble, Elk and Eden Township, begins at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4, at Skinner Park. Tickets are $7 each.
• Pinora Township meets at 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 6, at the Pinora Township Hall.
• Voters will decide on local and state candidates and ballot proposals during the primary election on Tuesday, Aug. 7. Polls close at 8 p.m.
• Lake County Board of Commissioners meet for their finance meeting at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8, at the commissioners room of the Lake County Courthouse. Their regular meeting follows at 10 a.m.
• Lake County Historical Society meets for their monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8, at the Lake County Historical Museum.
• Webber Township meets at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9, at Webber Township Hall.
• Sweetwater Township meets at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9, at Sweetwater Township Hall.
• Men of Purpose meet for their monthly breakfast at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 11, at St. Ann’s Senior Center.
• VFW Post No. 5315 offers live music and food at 5 p.m. every Friday. This is open to the public.
• Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. every Wednesday at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Baldwin and at 8 p.m. every Saturday at Baldwin Congregational Church.
• Baldwin Rotary Club meets at noon each Wednesday in the Pere Marquette Room at Pompeii’s.