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November 06, 2013

Operation Homefront

Clarkston Junior High School's third Annual Operation Homefront Food Drive is this week, through Nov. 8.

Students are collecting canned food donations at the school atrium, 6595 Middle Lake Road, for Saginaw Army Reserve's 919th ICTC Food Pantry.

The Operation Homefront organization provides emergency financial and other assistance to families of service members and wounded warriors.

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School tour

North Sashabaw Elementary invites the public to a tour of the school, 5290 Maybee Road, 8:30-11:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 7.

Teachers and students will explain and demonstrate eight cultural forces affecting learning in their classrooms, and how they learned and use Steven Covey's "The Leader in Me" process, followed by discussion.

This school visit is the first in a series that will take place throughout this school year.  

Veterans' Day Dinner

American Legion Post 63's annual Veterans' Day Dinner will be on Sunday, Nov. 10, 6:30 p.m.

The hall will be open at 5:30 p.m., with social time from 6- 6:30 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. 

Following dinner, they will a have program celebrating veterans. 

This year, all World War II and Korean War veterans are guests of honor, and there is no charge for dinner.  For others, the post is asking for a donation of $7 for adults, $3 for children under 12. Admission is free for kids under 5 are free.

American Legions Post 63 is located at 8047 Ortonville Road. For information call the post at 248-625-9912.