Lake County community events calendar

LAKE COUNTY — The following is a list of community events happening in and around the area. If you have an event you would like posted on the calendar, or if any information is incorrect, contact

•    Shoreline FORCE, the youth affiliate of the Shoreline Cycling Club, and West Shore Community College are presenting a bike rodeo from 10 a.m. until noon, on Saturday, April 30, in the Tech Center parking lot of the college’s main campus, 3000 N. Stiles Road.  The event is free and will include five stations: a helmet and bike check; wheel check; rules of the road; safe riding in town; and a bicycling skills course.  Participants are encouraged to bring their bikes and riding gear. Registration is now open at  The first 20 registrants will receive a free helmet and book.

•    The Luther Lions Club will host a Mother’s Day breakfast from 9 to 11 a.m., May 3. The all you can eat breakfast is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 12, and will include scrambled eggs, pancakes, French toast, potatoes, sausage, ham, biscuits and gravy, cinnamon rolls and corned beef has, with coffee and orange juice.

•    The Lake County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Baked Potato Supper and Raffle from 5 to 7:30 p.m., May 7 at St. Ann’s Senior Center, 1091 Maple St., Baldwin. Tickets are $8 and will be available at the door. To go meals can be purchased. For more information call 231-924-5350.

•    The Mason-Lake Conservation District board of directors will meet at 4 p.m., May 9, at the Scottville branch of the Mason County Library, 204 E. State St., Scottville. The public is welcome.

•    The Sauble Township board of trustees will meet at 6 p.m., May 9 at the township hall, 8906 W. 6 Mile Rd., Irons. For more information visit or call 231-266-8384.

•    The Elk Township board of trustees will meet at 7 p.m., May 10, at the township hall, 8966 Bass Lake Road, Irons. For more information visit or call 231-266-5983.

•    The Lake County board of commissioners will meet at 10 a.m., May 11, at the Lake County Courthouse, 800 Tenth Ave., Baldwin. For more information visit or call 231-745-2725.

•    The Webber Township board of trustees will meet at 6 p.m., May 12, at the township hall, 2286 W. Springtime St., Baldwin. For more information visit or call 231-745-3471.

•    The Para-dice M.C.’s 50th anniversary Blessing of the Bikes will be Sunday, May 15 at the Baldwin Municipal Airport. Gates open at 9 a.m., with the blessing at 1:15 p.m. Express entrance wristbands are available at the Downtown Market place and at AMVETS Riders Post 1988. For more information call 616-893-3542 or 616-585-1348.

•    The Duane E. Dewey AMVETS Post 1988 hosts Euchre at 1 p.m., every Monday, at the AMVETS hall, 1959 W. 24th St., Baldwin. For more information call 231- 745-2550.

•    Bring your walking shoes! The Luther Lions Club. 1003 N. State St., Luther is open for indoor walking from noon to 1 p.m., on Mondays and Thursdays. 

•    The Luther Lions Club is hosting Tai Chi for arthritis with Jan Katz from 1 to 2 p.m., Mondays immediately following the walking program. The class is free with a silver sneakers program. A minimum $2 donation is requested if not in the program.  

•    The Grand Rapids Red Project is hosting a syringe exchange from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Wednesday at the corner of Maple and 9th streets in Baldwin. For more information call 231-563-6865.