Community Calendar

Nov. 5

Project Graduation Euchre Tournament

6:30 to 10 p.m.

Niles Project Graduation will host a euchre tournament from 6:30 to 10 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 5, at the Niles Elks Lodge, 1322 Canal St. Doors open at 6 p.m. Cost: $20, which includes light snacks. Tickets can be purchased at the door or beforehand. Info: contact Adia at (269) 208-8410 or Becky at (980) 521-8923.

 

Nov. 6

Holiday Bazaar Arts and Crafts Show

8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, 24832 US-12, Edwardsburg, will host its annual Holiday Bazaar Arts and Crafts Show from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 6. The event will feature more than 80 crafters and artists selling seasonal gifts, decorations, candles, baked goods and more, There will be chances for door prizes for the first 250 visitors, as well as food available for purchase. Info: (269) 699-5870.

 

Nov. 12

DUHS Presents “The Jungle Book”

7 p.m.

The Dowagiac Union Schools drama department will host “The Jungle Book,” by Joseph Robinette, based on the book by Rudyard Kipling at the Dowagiac Middle School Performing Arts Center. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Nov. 12 and Nov. 13 and 3 p.m. Nov. 14. Cost: Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and seniors.

 

Nov. 13

Theta Mu Arts and Crafts Show

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The 24th annual Theta Mu Arts and Craft Show at Dowagiac Middle School, 57072 Riverside Dr., from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13. This event is hosted in conjunction with Dowagiac’s Christmas Open House Weekend. The event is sponsored by Theta Mu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority. The event will feature a variety of homemade crafts from local artisans, baked goods and direct sales vendors. There will be a donut and lunch menu available for purchase. Info: contact Sherrie File at (269) 580-2331 or Michele Froehlich at bmfroehlich6488@msn.com.

 

DUHS Presents “The Jungle Book”

7 p.m.

The Dowagiac Union Schools drama department will host “The Jungle Book,” by Joseph Robinette, based on the book by Rudyard Kipling at the Dowagiac Middle School Performing Arts Center. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Nov. 12 and Nov. 13 and 3 p.m. Nov. 14. Cost: Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and seniors.

 

Nov. 14

2022 Miss Buchanan Pageant applications due

Applications for the 2022 Miss Buchanan Pageant, to be held Jan. 15, 2022, are now available. Applications are available at Guys & Dolls Styling (110 E. Front St., Buchanan), the Buchanan High School office, (401 W. Chicago St., Buchanan) and the Miss Buchanan Scholarship Pageant Facebook Page.

Applications are due at the first contestant meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14 at the Miss Buchanan Inc. building, 1825 Bakertown Road.

 

DUHS Presents “The Jungle Book”

3 p.m.

The Dowagiac Union Schools drama department will host “The Jungle Book,” by Joseph Robinette, based on the book by Rudyard Kipling at the Dowagiac Middle School Performing Arts Center. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Nov. 12 and Nov. 13 and 3 p.m. Nov. 14. Cost: Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and seniors.

 

Nov. 15

South County Democratic Club Meeting

6:30 p.m.

The South County Democratic Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at the office in Belle Plaza, 1954 S. 11th St., Niles. Micah Perkins, the field representative for the Southwest Michigan Building and Construction Trades Council will speak about his job and how people are recuited for the building trades. Info: Contact Betsy Vanderberg at (269) 683-8022.

 

Nov. 18

BCS Presents “Guys and Dolls”

7:30 p.m.

Brandywine Middle High School will host a production of “Guys and Dolls” at the Brandywine Elementary School gym. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18 and 19 and 3 p.m. Nov. 20. Cost: Tickets are $6 at the door for general seating, but senior and students can purchase tickets for $5. Reserved seating is $8.

 

Nov. 19

BCS Presents “Guys and Dolls”

7:30 p.m.

Brandywine Middle High School will host a production of “Guys and Dolls” at the Brandywine Elementary School gym. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18 and 19 and 3 p.m. Nov. 20. Cost: Tickets are $6 at the door for general seating, but senior and students can purchase tickets for $5. Reserved seating is $8.

 

Nov. 20

BCS Presents “Guys and Dolls”

3 p.m.

Brandywine Middle High School will host a production of “Guys and Dolls” at the Brandywine Elementary School gym. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18 and 19 and 3 p.m. Nov. 20. Cost: Tickets are $6 at the door for general seating, but senior and students can purchase tickets for $5. Reserved seating is $8.

 

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