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UPDATE: Sleigh Bells & Holly: Gallery of Fine Arts and Gifts

UPDATE: Sleigh Bells & Holly: Gallery of Fine Arts and Gifts

From: http://www.lowellartscouncil.org

Two weeks left for this years Sleigh Bells & Holly! Ends December 23rd!

Members will receive a 10% discount. December 18-23!

19th annual Christmas Through Lowell

From: Lowell Chamber of Commerce

Kick off your holiday shopping season in Historic Lowell at the 19th Annual Christmas through Lowell event. The Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce presents over 40 homes and businesses that are unique and magical. Over 200 artists and crafters will showcase their gifts and creations for three days! On your Christmas through Lowell shopping extravaganza, you will find hand-made treasures, jewelry, Christmas decorations, folk art and fine art, antiques, beeswax candles and home-made candles, crocheted and knitted crafts, home-made rugs and quilts, and much, much more!

Visit www.christmasthroughlowell.org for more information or call the Chamber (616) 897-9161 for details. Pick up your Christmas Through Lowell Official Tour Guide & Map at any crafter or participating business along Historic Main St. Lowell the Next Place to Be!

Wege Natural Area workday

From: Michelle Harris, Land Conservancy of West Michigan

Please join us for this invasive species removal workday at Wege Natural Area, 11715 Vergennes, Lowell, MI

Saturday, October 23 – 9:00am until 12:00 noon
 
Recent successes have made great strides against the autumn olive threatening the health of the oak forest at Wege Natural Area.  Join us by removing other invasive woody shrubs such as honeysuckle, multiflora rose and barberry before they become the next invader.
 
All tools will be provided.  Participants may bring their own gloves and loppers. Children 10 and older welcome with adult supervision. Please note: this workday will NOT happen if it is raining.

Korean War Vets Tell Their Stories

The Lowell Area Historical Museum and VFW Post #8303 proudly presents, Korean War Vets tell their stories,November 4th, at 7:00 pm at the Lowell Area Performing Arts Center, 11700 Vergennes, Lowell, Michigan.  Come for an informative evening as Mark Weber moderates for the evening as three servicemen share their experiences in war, John Erickson, Sherwin Nagelkirk and Dan Pfeiffer.  The Public is welcome and admission is free.  

Thebes Players present Escanaba In Love dinner theatre

Lowell, MI - Tickets are now available for Thebes Players presentation of Escanaba In Love. This exciting dinner theatre will be presented on several evenings from November 5th through 20th and include a menu featuring traditional Upper Peninsula pasties.

Click Here for detailed show information.

Girls Night Out 2009 photos

Lowell, MI - Sharon Miller of Earthtones Photography posted a wonderful gallery of photos that she took during last years Girls Night Out. Click Here to take a look at the gallery and see what's in store for you during this years event.

Beautiful weather helps Lowell celebrate Harvest Festival 2010

Lowell, Mich. (WZZM) You certainly couldn't ask for better weather for last weekends Harvest Festival.  Hundreds came out to enjoy the day at the Lowell Fairground as well as downtown shops and restaurants. 

Scarecrow building is always a highlight for families.  Organizers provided clothes, straw, and a pre-made stuffed heads for people to use in creating their scarecrow.   Markers, paint and other art supplies were also made available to design a colorful face.

In addition to scarecrow building, the event also featured carriage rides, the annual chili cook-off, craft show and a catapult launch.