Selected Community Events
Original Jonah Fish Fry
Aug 4, 2012 4:30 - 7:30
Concord High School Cafeteria, Elkhart
All-You-Can-Eat fish and sides (potato salad, baked beans, cole slaw)
Adults $9; kids 6-12 $5; kids 5 and under eat free (carryouts available)
Sponsors: Dunlap Lions Club and Concord Township Fire Department
All proceeds help fund community activities of sponsoring organizations
Jay's Giant Peach Party
Aug 4, 2012 www.jollayorchards.com/
Jollay Orchards, 1850 Friday Road, Coloma, MI 49038
Come to Jollay Orchards to explore Jay’s Giant Peach. Jay’s Giant Peach will offer a scavenger hunt in the orchard, beach music games and activities that will make you feel like a peach. There will be many varieties of peaches and more fun than your little peaches can handle. Families can build kites to fly at the orchard. A face painter and balloon twisters will be on site for an additional fee.
Jollay Orchards will feature the opportunity to enjoy the ferris wheel, hay rides, the fishing pond, the petting zoo, and caterpillar crawl. Taste the fruit and baked items; explore the orchards at the farm, 1850 Friday Road in Coloma. Grandpa’s Cider Mill, 2941 Friday Road will tempt you to enjoy the country charm of the old time cider mill; taste the 25 apple cider flavors; explore the Dinosaur Farm. The Jollay Market will tantalize you with LavAzza Coffee and an amazing array of fruits and veggies, you will be implored to enjoy a step back to the time of a Mom and Pop shop. Taste some of the hand-dipped Sherman’s Ice Cream; and explore the onsite farmers market, enjoy a snack at the market, grab some apple cider. Watch for a great summer of fun activities!
BACK TO SCHOOL BASH
Aug 4, 2012 11-2
First Brethren Church 4909 s Ironwood Drive South Bend Indiana 46614 574-291-4909
Everything is Free!
Free backpacks and school supplies (until gone)
3 inflatables for the kids
food- hotdogs, cotton candy, snow cones
Fire dept smokehouse
and so much more
Garage Sale/ Fundraiser for Tiffany
Aug 4, 2021 - Aug 4, 2012 8-2
1211 De Witt Ave Niles, MI 49120
Animal Aid of SW MI is having a garage sale/fundraiser. Items sold at this sale will go to pay for Tiffany's(a foster dog) heartworm treatment. Items at the sale are a Campbell soup collection, oil paintings and much more.
DCI Four Flags Spectacular
Aug 4, 2012 3PM
Niles High School Stadium, 1441 Eagle Street Niles, MI
A new stop on the 2012 Drum Corps International Tour schedule, the Four Flags Spectacular will take place on Saturday, Aug. 4, at Niles High School Stadium in Southwestern Michigan. Featuring a HUGE lineup of corps, results from this competition will be used to set the lineups for the Open Class World Championship Quarterfinals taking place just two days later.
Tickets are $12 for general admission seating. Groups of 20 or more receive a $2 discount on all seats. Prices do not include additional handling fees. Don't wait until day of show to purchase! Ticket prices will increase by $5.
For Group accommodations, please call the DCI office at (317) 275-1212.
DCI office at (317) 275-1212, or
Steve Gruver, Niles Community Schools Band Director
Chalk the Block
Aug 4, 2012 10-10
Broad Street Between State St and Lake Boulevard
The streets of St. Joseph are transformed into beautiful works of art by local artists plus sidewalk sales August 2nd through the 5th.
Molly Davidson (269) 985-1111
Live at the Old Replublic
Aug 4, 2012 7pm
Old Republic, 304 E. Michigan, New Carlisle, IN
Guitar concert with Richard Gilewitz. Back by popular demand. $20.00 per person
Hisoric New Carlisle
Mooseapalloza Car Show and Family Day Extravaganza!
Aug 4, 2012 7am for show cars and 11am for general public
Goshen Moose 388 JOHNSTON ST GOSHEN, IN 46528
Car show and family day.
Coachmen Auto Club at 574-255-6200
Free Low Impact Exercise
Aug 1, 2012 - Sep 1, 2012 5:30-6:30 p.m. and every Wednesday thereafter.
Albright United Methodist Church, 504 W. Mishawaka Ave., Mishawaka, IN 46545
Low impact exercise using video tapes
Fashion Days with Kathy Friend- "Back to School Fashion Parade"
Aug 4, 2012 11-1
Granger Goodwill Store 13000 State Rd 23 Granger IN 46530
Join us at 11:00 am at the Granger Goodwill Store to learn great “how to” fashion tips from Wardrobe Coach, Kathy Friend! At noon, you’ll enjoy a Back to School Kid’s Fashion Parade. Then, at 12:30 gather for the Mini Workshop: How to Get the Most from Your Clothing Budget. Kathy will be on hand to answer questions and provide shopping assistance at no charge following the fashion show and workshop. The first 10 individuals who bring a DONATION of at least 20 clothing items will receive a discount on a one-on-one consultation with Kathy to be scheduled at a later date. Moms – if your child or children would enjoy being a model at Fashion Days in Granger, contact the Store Manager at: (574) 968-5018. Children must be age 6-12. Deadline for model entries is: Thursday, August 2nd. Stay in the know about all things Goodwill. Sign up for our monthly Email Newsletter at: http://www.goodwill-ni.org/smedia.php. Like Us on Facebook. Follow our Blog!
Lakeland Kiwanis Annual Corn and Sausage Roast
Aug 4, 2012 11-7
North Webster Community Center
Corn and Sausage Roast- $7.00 advance $8.00 at the door. Sausage, Corn on the cob ( all you can eat) and drinks. Pie and ice cream are extra.
Will also be having a Summer Sizzle bike tour ending at the roast. 10 mile or 50 mile ride.
Carol McGee kiwanis vice-president
Mishawaka Wrestling Annual Car Wash
Aug 4, 2012 10-3
Advance Auto Parts 201 W. Mickinley Ave. Mishawaka
Fundraiser for Mishawaka Wrestling Club. Come help Support our local high school sports!
Amish Acres 50th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival
Aug 2, 2012 - Aug 5, 2012 Thursday -Saturday 9am to 7pm , Sunday 10am to 5pm
Amish Acres 1600 West Market Street, Nappanee, IN 46550
Amish Acres 50th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival
300 Artist Marketplace
-Best of Show Awards
-Continuous Entertainment on 3 Stages
-Amish Acres Family Sytle Resturant
-Tours and Wagon Rides
-Round Barn Theatre Hank Williams Lost Highway and Plain & Fancy
F.O.P. #36 Annual Corn & Sausage Roast
Aug 4, 2012 5-12 MIDNIGHT
FOP Lodge home, 25327 State Road 23, South Bend, In 46614
Its that time again for the Annual FOP #36 Corn and Sausage Roast. Great food, Corn Hole Tournament, and Live Music By the Smash Kings! Come on out and support FOP #36 and have a great time with Great People! $10 to get you in for all you can eat! And if you're an FOP Member or Associate Member its $5 to get in. Plus this year we will be accepting Credit Cards!
574-235-5888 ext. 2032
2nd Annual Toscana Park Summer Wine & Art Festival
Aug 4, 2012 3-6
Toscana Park, 225 Toscana Blvd in Granger, IN
After much success last summer, Toscana Park’s Villa Macri Ristorante and The Wine Gallery announced the Summer Wine & Art Festival is returning with more wine choices and art vendors.
The massive, white tent behind Villa Macri Ristorante will be the location once again for the event. The date will be Saturday, August 4th from 3pm to 6pm. Tickets can be purchased ahead of time at Villa Macri Ristorante/The Wine Gallery for $20 until Friday, August 3rd. The cost will be $30 on the day of the event. You may also call The Wine Gallery at (574) 968-0471 to purchase tickets by phone with a credit card. Tickets are limited. All must be 21 years old to attend.
Guests will receive a souvenir wine glass to sample over 100 quality wines from around the world including producers such as
Cakebread, Whitehall Lane, Mollydooker, Vietti, Tedeschi, Giacomo Vico and many others.
All attendees will enjoy a cool air-conditioned atmosphere, live entertainment, and new for this year, a runway fashion show will be presented by Flourish Boutique of Granger, Indiana. There will also be unique paintings, ceramics, wine bottle chimes, sculptures and quality jewelry displayed by a variety of artisans. A community involvement partnership will feature the creative talents of the Penn High School Fine Arts Academy showcasing the works of many talented local area students.
John Adams Class of 2002 10 Year Reunion
Aug 3, 2012 - Aug 5, 2012 Meet and Greet - Friday, August 3, 2012 7:30-10:30 at Chippewa Bowl.
Chippewa Bowl, On the River Downtown South Bend, Adams high school
3 days of festivities. Please see our facebook page: John Adams Class of 2002 for more information.
FitClub24 Boot Camp and Zumba
Jul 11, 2012 - Aug 11, 2012 5:30-7:30pm
SoccerZone 1435 University Dr. / Granger, IN
FitClub24 Michiana was organized by a group of Health & Fitness coaches to promote a healthy active lifestyle. FitClub24 has several different fun activities that promote fitness and nutrition to help people reach their ideal health. All our local fitness activities are free of charge. Join us every Wednesday at 5:30 for Bootcamp and/or Zumbat at 6:30. Come to one or both & bring a friend!