MEETINGS & EVENTS CALENDAR

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May
17
Tue
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
May 17 @ 6:00 pm
The Emmet County Zoning Board of Appeals will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building in downtown Petoskey, 200 Division Street. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending in-person must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. For questions, contact the Planning and Zoning office at (231) 439-8998 or email to [email protected]. Please visit the ZBA website section to view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes.
May
19
Thu
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
May 19 @ 6:00 pm
The Emmet County Board of Commissioners will meet for a regular meeting at 6 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building at 200 Division Street in downtown Petoskey. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. To view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes, visit the Board of Commissioners website section.
May
21
Sat
Photography Workshop with Wayne R. Pope
May 21 @ 7:00 pm

Come to the Headlands to enjoy a photography workshop lead by Wayne R. Pope, professor of photography at Lansing Community College.

He will cover a variety of topics which include Astrophotography, stray light etiquette, camera and smart phone settings, and much more!

Entry is Free! For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

May
23
Mon
Blissfest Music Festival Committee Meeting
May 23 @ 7:00 pm

Blissfest Music Festival
Committee Meeting

Monday May 23, 2022
7:00 p.m.

Board of Commissioners Room
200 Division St.
Petoskey, MI 49770

May
24
Tue
Pellston Regional Airport Committee Meeting
May 24 @ 9:30 am
Jun
4
Sat
Camp Petosega’s Fishing Tournament
Jun 4 @ 8:00 am

Come join Emmet County Parks and Recreation for a Fishing Tournament open to all ages!

Call 231.348.5479 or email [email protected] for more information

Plant Sale
Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, June 4th, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. as the Northern Michigan Gardner Association hosts its Spring Plant Sale at the Emmet County Fairgrounds. Shop a variety of plants, both indoor and outdoor, available at bargain prices while increasing your knowledge of smart gardening, native plants, conservation and so much more.

Jun
6
Mon
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm
The Emmet County Board of Commissioners will meet for a regular meeting at 6 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building at 200 Division Street in downtown Petoskey. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. To view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes, visit the Board of Commissioners website section.
Jun
9
Thu
Planning Commission Meeting
Jun 9 @ 7:00 pm
The Emmet County Planning Commission will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday at 7 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building in downtown Petoskey, 200 Division Street. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending in-person must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. For questions, contact the Planning and Zoning office at (231) 439-8998 or email to [email protected]. Please visit the Planning Commission website section to view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes.
Jun
11
Sat
Summer Craft Show
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, June 11th, from 9 am to 4 pm to enjoy a summer craft show at the Emmet County Fairgrounds. The Fairgrounds will host both local and guest vendors featuring a variety of jewelry, home goods, food, and more.
Interested in becoming a vendor? Call the Fairgrounds at (231) 348-5479

Astronomy through the Ages
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm

Come to the Headlands Event Center and join Patrick Stonehouse for a brief history on Astronomy!

For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Jun
14
Tue
Parks & Recreation Board Meeting
Jun 14 @ 12:30 pm
The Emmet County Parks and Recreation Board will hold its regular monthly meeting at 12:30 p.m. in the Recreation Hall at Camp Petosega. The meeting is open to the public. To view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes, visit the Parks & Rec website section.
 
PUBLIC NOTICE
Emmet County
Parks & Recreation Board Meeting
Notice is hereby given that the Emmet County
Parks & Recreation Board Meeting previously
scheduled for Tuesday, June 7, 2022 is rescheduled
to:
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 (12:30 p.m.)
The meeting will be held in the
Recreation Hall
Camp Petosega
1100 Camp Petosega Road
Alanson, Michigan
Crooked River Lock Consortium Meeting
Jun 14 @ 4:00 pm
The Crooked River Lock Consortium will hold a public meeting on Tuesday at 4 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building at 200 Division Street in downtown Petoskey. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check.
Jun
16
Thu
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm
The Emmet County Board of Commissioners will meet for a regular meeting at 6 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building at 200 Division Street in downtown Petoskey. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. To view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes, visit the Board of Commissioners website section.
Jun
19
Sun
Father’s Day Pancake Breakfast
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Each year, Emmet County Parks and Recreation invites the public and campers to a free pancake and sausage breakfast on Father’s Day at Camp Petosega.

Breakfast will run 9 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, June 19!

There is no charge for the breakfast. Campers are invited to enjoy breakfast at Camp Petosega’s Rec Hall.

For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Jun
21
Tue
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm
The Emmet County Zoning Board of Appeals will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building in downtown Petoskey, 200 Division Street. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending in-person must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. For questions, contact the Planning and Zoning office at (231) 439-8998 or email to [email protected]. Please visit the ZBA website section to view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes.
A Revolutionary’s Discovery
Jun 21 @ 7:30 pm

Come join Dr. Norbert Vance at the Headlands for an in-depth history on Annie Jump Cannon, astronomer that revolutionized the way that scientists classify stars in today’s age. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Jun
22
Wed
The Gaia Mission-Nine Years in
Jun 22 @ 8:30 pm

Did you know the disk of our galaxies is warped? Have you ever wondered what the night sky will look like in the distant future? In this presentation, Rod Cortright, NASA/JPL Ambassador, will summarize discoveries made by the Gaia space observatory.
This space observatory has been on station for nine years now. Its mission is to create a three-dimensional star map of the Milky Way galaxy to answer questions about our galaxy’s composition, formation, and evolution. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected].

Jun
28
Tue
Pellston Regional Airport Committee Meeting
Jun 28 @ 9:30 am
Jun
29
Wed
Mars Perseverance Mission – What We Have Learned So Far
Jun 29 @ 8:30 pm

The Mars Perseverance Rover has been exploring the Jezero Crater on Mars for over a year now. In this presentation, Rod Cortright, NASA/JPL Ambassador, will summarize this mission’s discoveries so far. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Jul
5
Tue
Parks & Recreation Board Meeting
Jul 5 @ 12:30 pm
The Emmet County Parks and Recreation Board will hold its regular monthly meeting at 12:30 p.m. in the Equestrian Center (Fairgrounds) @ 1129 Charlevoix Ave., Petoskey. The meeting is open to the public. To view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes, visit the Parks & Rec website section.
Jul
6
Wed
Astrophotography with a DSLR or Mirrorless Camera
Jul 6 @ 8:30 pm

This is a hands workshop on using a stock lens and digital single-lens reflex or mirrorless cameras to take great night sky images. Astro-photographers, Rod Cortright and Mick Grozko, will discuss essential equipment and camera setting for taking night-sky photos.

Since this is a hands-on workshop, it will require suitable photographing conditions. Therefore, participants will need to have flexible schedules. If conditions are unfavorable on Wednesday evening, the workshop will be rescheduled for Thursday or Friday evening of that week. Watch the Headlands Facebook page for rescheduling information.

At minimum, participants must bring a DSLR or Mirrorless camera and a tripod to this workshop.

For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

 

Jul
7
Thu
Planning Commission Meeting
Jul 7 @ 7:00 pm
The Emmet County Planning Commission will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday at 7 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building in downtown Petoskey, 200 Division Street. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending in-person must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. For questions, contact the Planning and Zoning office at (231) 439-8998 or email to [email protected]. Please visit the Planning Commission website section to view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes.
Jul
11
Mon
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm
The Emmet County Board of Commissioners will meet for a regular meeting at 6 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building at 200 Division Street in downtown Petoskey. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. To view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes, visit the Board of Commissioners website section.
Jul
13
Wed
Birth, Growth, and Death of Stars
Jul 13 @ 8:30 pm

In this presentation, we will discuss how stars form and what changes occur as they grow and mature through their life. As the star’s fuel runs low, what changes take place as they die? We will show examples of stars in these many phases. We will talk about our Sun, where it is now, and what we should look forward to. (This event is hosted by Northern Michigan Astronomy Club and presented by Mick Groszko, who is a NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassadors. In that capacity, they both do outreach activities for NASA and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.) For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Jul
14
Thu
Preparing For a Backpacking Trip Demonstration
Jul 14 @ 4:00 pm

Ever wondered about what you should bring when going on a backpacking trip? Or even what possible dangers that could be lurking about? Come join Parks and Recreation staff at Camp Petosega’s Pavilion, and learn how to be adequately prepared and equipped when going on those trips. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Jul
19
Tue
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm
The Emmet County Zoning Board of Appeals will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building in downtown Petoskey, 200 Division Street. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending in-person must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. For questions, contact the Planning and Zoning office at (231) 439-8998 or email to [email protected]. Please visit the ZBA website section to view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes.
Jul
20
Wed
The Planets of our Solar System – How They Got Here
Jul 20 @ 8:30 pm

Rod Cortright, NASA/JPL Ambassador, will discuss how the planets in our solar system were created and how they go in their current positions. It is not what the textbook taught in school. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Jul
21
Thu
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Jul 21 @ 6:00 pm
The Emmet County Board of Commissioners will meet for a regular meeting at 6 p.m. in the commissioners’ board room, across from the treasurer’s office, on the first floor of the County Building at 200 Division Street in downtown Petoskey. The meeting is open to the public. Those attending must enter through the Lake Street doors and be prepared to pass through a metal detector and security check. To view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes, visit the Board of Commissioners website section.
Jul
24
Sun
Emmet County’s Cruise-in Car Show
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Emmet County Parks and Recreation is hosting a car show at the Emmet County Fairgrounds on Sunday, July 24, from 10 AM to 2 PM. Gates open at 9 AM the day of the event for vehicle registration. There is no early sign-up period. A variety of makes and models will fill the fairgrounds for automobile enthusiasts to appreciate at this Cruise-in Car Show! Admission to the event is free for the general public. Participants will be required to pay an entry fee per vehicle entered. Trophies will be awarded with door prizes given out throughout the day. Food vendors will also be on site. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected].

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