If you are out shopping today at the Roscommon Family Fare, stop by and make a donation to the Salvation Army. Representatives from the Gerrish Township Police, Fire/EMS and CERT team will be ringing the bell all day!!
At the regular Gerrish Township Board meeting last night, Clerk Kathleen Patchin swore in two Gerrish Officers to their new positions. Greg Patchin has been promoted to Lieutenant and has been with the department since 1992. Norm LaBonte was promoted to a Road Patrol Sergeant and has been with GTPD since 2009 (he has been in law enforcement for 15 years). This was their formal swearing in ceremony, the new positions were effective November 18, 2017.
Congratulations to both Officers!!
Gerrish Fire/EMS Department will be hosting a “Stuff the Ambulance” this Saturday, December 9th. The ambulance will be parked out in front of the station at 2997 E. Higgins Lake Drive from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Please drop off any donations during that time and the items will be donated to families in need in Gerrish Township. They will be accepting non-perishable food items, unwrapped new toys, kids coats, hats, boots, etc. Cash donations are also welcome!
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!!
For a PDF copy of the December 2017 issue of the G.A.P.S. Newsletter click here: GAPS Newsletter DEC 2017
Come check out the Gerrish Township Police Officers Association tree entry for the Northern Michigan Children’s Assessment Center fundraiser in the CRAF Center small gym from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. during Christmas in the Village this Saturday, December 2nd. Several businesses, organizations, etc. have decorated trees which can be won during a raffle. Come support the NMCAC Center and check out all the beautifully decorated trees, maybe even win!!
Thank you to Gerrish Police Officer Jimmy Scroggin for doing a great decorating job on our tree for this 4th Annual event!
Come on out to Fred’s of Roscommon on Saturday, Nov. 25th and visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus! Hang around for the ACT NOW Family Bowling Fundraiser starts at noon. $20.00 per person includes 3 games, shoe rental, 2 slices of pizza and a soda! This is a fundraiser for the ACT NOW Scholarship Program which awards two $1,000 scholarships to Roscommon High School seniors every year.
Come on out the Saturday after Thanksgiving and help ACT NOW raise funds for their Scholarship Program which benefit Roscommon High School Seniors. The event will take place on 11/25/17 at Fred’s in Roscommon and will start at Noon. Fee is $20.00 per person and includes three games of bowling, shoe rental, two slices of pizza and a soda! This is a family event, so bring the kids and have some fun and support a great cause at the same time! There will be a 50/50 Raffle and Large Item Auction worth over $1,000.00 (you do not have to bowl to win the raffle or auction). Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available for photos with the kids from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. along with a LIVE Broadcast from Q100.3 radio. The U of M vs. OSU game will be on the screens starting at noon, so wear your Maize & Blue (or Red) and cheer your team on!
ACT NOW awards two $1,000 scholarships every year to Roscommon High School Seniors and the scholarships are based on community service, GPA and need. To date, ACT NOW has given 20 scholarships worth $11,000.00!!
For a printable copy of the flyer for this event click here for a PDF: NOV 2017 Bowling Fundraiser Sig