Run the River
Aug
2
7:00 PM19:00

Run the River

- FRIDAY, AUGUST 2 -

Start your weekend off with a 5K, Riverdays and Balloon Fest! Join us at the Tridge for a full evening of activities including hot air balloons, food vendors, live music and a multitude of fun for the entire family! Run and Walk participants receive a pint glass, complimentary drink ticket and post-race refreshments.

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Loons Pennant Race
Aug
23
5:00 PM17:00

Loons Pennant Race

- FRIDAY, AUGUST 23 -

We’re moving our annual race to late August to join the Great Lakes Loons as they make a “RUN FOR THE PENNANT!”

Join us for an exciting evening as the Loons battle for a place in the playoffs during one of the last nights at the ballpark for the 2019 season!

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Jun
12
8:45 AM08:45

Lighthouse Cruise Tours

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This is a trip you will not want to miss! Enjoy a delicious buffet at Audie’s Restaurant in Mackinac City, followed by a 3-hour expert-guided Lighthouse Cruise. On the Cruise you will enjoy the sights of five Great Lake lighthouses.

TRIP INCLUDES:

  • Fully escorted Motocoach bus trip

  • Full lunch buffet, in a private banquet room, at the amazing Audie’s Restaurant

  • 3-hour guided Shepler’s Westbound Lighthouse Cruise

  • Snacks, games, and prizes on the bus

Prizes donated by Bayside Home Care

SCHEDULE:
Depart: 8:45am
Return 9:15pm

COST:
$119 (Must be 10+)

REGISTER:
Register by May 9!

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Try Pom Day!
Jun
1
1:00 PM13:00

Try Pom Day!

Have a little pommer? Try Pom Day is for any girl attending Northeast or Jefferson middle schools next fall who wants to give it a try!

No experience necessary. If you love pom, this day is for you!

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Greater Midland Dow RunWalk
Jun
1
12:00 AM00:00

Greater Midland Dow RunWalk

- Saturday, June 1 -

OUR FLAGSHIP EVENT!
34 years and still running!  Whether you’re looking for a family event or great competition, you don’t want to miss the Dow RunWalk. There is a race for everyone: Half Marathon, 10K Run, 5K Run, 5K Walk, 1 Mile Run and a Tot Trot.

FINISHERS MEDAL for all 5K, 10K and Half- Marathon participants!

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May
3
6:00 PM18:00

Family Fun Nights: Gear Up for Summer Activities

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Looking to start your weekend with a little fun? Join us at the Greater Midland Community Center for Family Fun Nights!

Greater Midland Race Mini Triathlon Sampler
6:15pm - 7:15pm
Join the Greater midland Races in the south gym for this mini sampler! Swim, bike & run along our mini course. After cross the finish line head out to enjoy one of our other awesome activities!

Oasis Pool Open Swim
6pm - 8pm

Gymnastics Room
6pm - 8pm
Divided by age: 6pm - 6:30pm 0-3 years, 6:30pm - 7pm 4-7 years, 7pm-8pm 8+ years

Climbing Wall
6:10pm - 7:30pm
Make sure to sign up for a climbing spot!

Bounce House
6:15pm - 8pm

Snacks and crafts!
6pm - 8pm

COST:

$5/person

FREE for Community Center Members

Sponsored by: Arbury Insurance Agency

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100th Birthday Bash - Annual Meeting 2019
Apr
18
10:00 AM10:00

100th Birthday Bash - Annual Meeting 2019

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We're kicking off our 100th year with a BASH! Scavenger hunts, activities, cupcakes, membership specials and prizes.

It's one giant organization-wide party!

Jump from center to center to experience it all! For every center you visit you' II earn an entry to our GRAND PRIZE DRAWINGS!

  • Overnight stay at Soaring Eagle Waterpark and Hotel with four water park passes!

  • Two nights stay at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa!

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COLEMAN FAMILY CENTER
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cookies from local bakery
Cupcakes
Raffle items include Greater Midland swag and Community Center pool passes

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CORPORATE WELLNESS
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Free chair massages
Homemade granola bars provided by State Street Restaurant
Cupcakes
Tours of the East End Facility
Raffle items include State Street goodies and BOGO coupons - Greater Midland swag and Tennis Center class pass

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NORTH FAMILY CENTER
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Bounce house, crafts, archery
Custom deli wraps and cupcakes
Raffle items include North Family Party rental, Greater Midland swag and Community Center pool passes

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COMMUNITY CENTER
4:30 - 8:00 pm
Drop in scavenger hunt featuring the history of the center
Party Splash Bash - free admissions to the Oasis Pool
Pizza, cupcakes and party hats
Raffle items include Greater Midland swag and Tennis Center class pass
5:00 - 5:30 pm
Climbing the Decades - free admission to the rock wall
5:30
Happy 100th Year Birthday Celebration! - Music provided by Blast from the Past
6:00 - 6:30 pm
Greater Sports Performance circuit
6:45 - 7:30 pm
Cupcake Burn Off! - Family fitness challenge

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NORTH-END FITNESS CENTER
4:30 - 5:30 pm
Family Obstacle Course
5:30 - 8:00 pm
Fitness Trivia Challenge
Veggies, fruit and cupcakes
Raffle items include Greater Midland swag and Tennis Center class pass

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TENNIS CENTER
4:30 - 8:00 pm
Variety of on-court activities - speed gun challenge
Walk thru the decades featuring a photo history w/ trivia
Tennis & Tennise and giant Tennis Racquet & Ball
DJ Entertainment by Exit 675
Popcorn bar with all the fixin’s and cupcakes
Raffle items include Greater Midland swag, Community Center pool passes and Tennis Center class pass

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Pre-Season Garden Meeting
Apr
3
5:30 PM17:30

Pre-Season Garden Meeting

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The Greater Midland Community Center welcomes gardeners both new and experienced to apply for a plot this growing season. Full and half plots are available. For those whose mobility may be impaired, we offer four raised beds, two at 4’ high and two at 3’ high. The soil will be ready for planting with water and tools available. Must fill out an application.

  • Full plot, 20x20’ for $20

  • Half plot, 10x20’ for $10

  • Raised Bed plot $15

Anyone interested in gardening is encouraged to attend.

GMCC Community Garden Application

GMCC Community Garden Guidelines

Contact person:
Amanda Ewald | 50+ Program Coordinator
989.832.7937 ext. 2270 | aewald@greatermidland.org

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