Source: Sherman Publications

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May 15, 2013

Relay for Life

Cancer survivors, family, and friends gather for the 24-hour Relay For Life of Clarkston, 10 a.m., Saturday-Sunday, May 18-19, at Clarkston Junior High School, 6595 Waldon Road.

Teams set up campsites and fund-raising booths around the track, offering food, games, crafts, and entertainment to raise money for the American Cancer Society.

Events include Survivor's Lap and Luminaria Ceremony.

Craft show

Independence Township Senior Adult Activity Center, 6000 Clarkston Road, hosts a Craft Show, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, May 18. Proceeds go to the center's Building Expansion Fund.

Scraps For Seniors, Independence Township's Community Recycle Day, is also May 18, 8 a.m.-12 p.m., at the senior center. Recycle scrap metal including pots, pans, metal furniture, and other metal items.

Call 248-625-8231

Daisies for Maysie

Mel's Grill sponsors a Daisies for Maysie fund raiser for the Maysie Madison Fund, 4-9 p.m., Monday, May 20, at Melís Grill on Sashabaw Road; and Tuesday, May 21, at Melís Grill 2 on White Lake Road.

Activities include face painting, bake sale, sidewalk sale, kids activities, raffle, food and ice cream. All proceeds go to the Maysie Madison Fund at TCF Bank.