Lowe UMC Euchre Tournaments scheduled

The Maple Rapids and Lowe United Methodist Church Community Outreach Group will be hosting three upcoming Euchre Tournaments at Lowe UMC located at 5485 W Lowe Rd. St. Johns, MI.

The dates are January 17, February 21, and March 20.

All tournaments run from 7-10 p.m. All are welcome to join them for a great night of cards, fellowship and refreshments. Prizes will be awarded for highest points, lowest points and most lone hands.


Dewitt YMCA brings fitness to the Briggs

The Dewitt YMCA is coming to town. Join Yeno, a certified personal trainer and fitness coach, on Wednesday afternoons for a new year of health and fun.

Patrons will have the opportunity to choose from three different classes. A Balance and Stability class will be offered from 1-2 p.m. A Zumba class will be offered from 2:15-3:15 p.m. and a Cardio Drumming class will be offered from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

The cost of the classes will be $5 per session for adults and $3 for youth. Participants do have the opportunity to pay for the whole month. Registration is required for these programs.

Please contact the library or the Dewitt YMCA for more details. Classes began on Wednesday, January 15.


Dinner Theatre tickets on sale

The St. Johns High School Theatre Department will present Anna and August and The Book of Everything on Saturday, February 1 beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Dinner Theatre Tickets are on sale. Buy yours by January 22 for only $15 a person. sjdrama.ludus.com

Ticket prices go up to $18 a person on January 23. Ticket price includes 2 shows and dinner.


Area student named to Dean’s list

NOTRE DAME, Indiana. – Hannah O’Farrell of DeWitt has been named to the Saint Mary’s College Dean’s List for the 2019 fall semester.

To earn this academic honor at Saint Mary’s, a student must achieve a grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.6 on a 4.0 scale, have a minimum of 12 graded credit hours, no incompletes, and no grades lower than a C.