The following are upcoming events in Lake County:

• Lake County Democratic Party meets at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 6, at the Lake County Historical Museum, 915 Michigan Ave. for their monthly meeting, which will include nominations and election of officers.

• Men of Purpose meet for their monthly breakfast at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, at St. Ann’s Senior Center.

• Lake County Parks and Recreation Commission meets at 3 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 10, at the commissioners room of the Lake County Courthouse.

• The Village of Baldwin Council meets at 6 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 10, at the village hall.

• Sauble Township meets at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 10, at Sauble Township Hall.

• Elk Township meets at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the Elk Township Hall.

• Lake County Board of Commissioners meet for their finance meeting at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the commissioners room at the Lake County Courthouse. The regular meeting follows at 10 a.m.

• Lake County Historical Society meets for their holiday party at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the Lake County Historical Museum. There will be a white elephant gift exchange.

• Dover Township meets at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at Dover Township Hall.

• Webber Township meets at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 13, at Webber Township Hall.

• Sweetwater Township meets at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 13, at Sweetwater Township Hall.

• Chess players of all abilities are welcome to meet at 6 p.m. each Tuesday at Barksi’s, north of Baldwin, and 6 p.m. each Wednesday at Jackie’s Place in Irons.