MEETINGS & EVENTS CALENDAR

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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].

Jul
26
Tue
Pellston Regional Airport Committee Meeting
Jul 26 @ 9:30 am
Jul
27
Wed
What Is The Right Telescope For You?
Jul 27 @ 9:00 pm

Join us at the Waterfront Event Center at 9pm. We will discuss the various types of telescopes and mounts, and the strengths and weaknesses of each. What do you want to use the telescope for? It makes a big difference in what is the right equipment for you. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Jul
28
Thu
Fly Fishing Demonstration
Jul 28 @ 4:00 pm

Interested in learning how to fly fish? Join our Parks and Recreation staff for an evening of learning at Camp Petosega’s Pavilion. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Aug
2
Tue
Parks & Recreation Board Meeting
Aug 2 @ 12:30 pm
The Emmet County Parks and Recreation Board will hold its regular monthly meeting at 12:30 p.m. at 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.
Aug
3
Wed
Results of the Solar Probe
Aug 3 @ 8:30 pm

The Parker Solar Probe is starting to answer fundamental questions and paradoxes about our closest star. Rod Cortright, NASA/JPL Ambassador, will summarize the Parker mission’s discoveries so far. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Aug
4
Thu
Planning Commission Meeting
Aug 4 @ 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.
Aug
8
Mon
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Aug 8 @ 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.
Aug
10
Wed
Emmet County Historical Commission meeting
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am
The Emmet County Historical Commission will hold a meeting at 9 a.m. in the Pellston Regional Airport conference room (on the second floor of the terminal). The meeting is open to the public. Visit the Historical Commission section to view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes.
Why Do We Have Meteor Showers?
Aug 10 @ 8:30 pm

Rod Cortright, NASA/JPL Ambassador, will discuss the origins of meteor showers and why they occur on a regular basis throughout the year. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Aug
16
Tue
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
Aug 16 @ 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.
Aug
17
Wed
Intelligent Life in our Universe?
Aug 17 @ 8:30 pm

Join us at the Waterfront Event Center on August 17 at 8:30 pm for a discussion and presentation on the possibility of extraterrestrial life. Recently, there has been a lot of media coverage about UFOs. This presentation will explore several questions. First, what defines intelligent life (would we know it if we saw it)? What is the probability of life in our galaxy, and what are the important factors and current estimates of those values (the Drake Equation)? Finally, if intelligent beings are out there, why aren’t we hearing from some of them (The Fermi Paradox)? For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Aug
18
Thu
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Aug 18 @ 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.
Aug
22
Mon
James Webb Space Telescope Mission with Dr. Megan Donahue
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) launched on Christmas Day in 2021 and is the largest space telescope in history. It was designed primarily to conduct infrared astronomy and unlike the Hubble telescope, it will be able to see into stellar nurseries, where stars and their systems are born. Join us at the Headlands on Friday, Aug. 12, for a presentation by Dr. Megan Donahue, professor of astronomy at Michigan State University, on what scientists expect from the JWST mission and any updated information in relation to it. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Aug
23
Tue
Pellston Regional Airport Committee Meeting
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am
Sep
6
Tue
Parks & Recreation Board Meeting
Sep 6 @ 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
Sep
8
Thu
Planning Commission Meeting
Sep 8 @ 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.
Sep
12
Mon
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Sep 12 @ 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.
Sep
13
Tue
Crooked River Lock Consortium Meeting
Sep 13 @ 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.
Sep
20
Tue
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
Sep 20 @ 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.
Sep
22
Thu
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Sep 22 @ 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.
Sep
23
Fri
How to Limit Light Pollution with Robert Parrish
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm

Robert Parrish, International Dark Sky Association Delegate and Michiana/Kalamazoo Astronomical Society Member, will touch upon identifying light pollution’s three main components and how to mitigate it. Also covered will be how human and environmental health is negatively affected by improper lighting, as well as the relationship between crime and outdoor lighting. For more information, please call the programming and sales coordinator at (231) 348-5479 or email [email protected]

Sep
27
Tue
Pellston Regional Airport Committee Meeting
Sep 27 @ 9:30 am
Oct
1
Sat
Haunted Halloween Weekends
Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Reserve your campsite online now and join us for one of our super fun Halloween Weekends on Saturday, October 1, or on Saturday, October 8! Park staff will be giving an award to the Best Decorated Campsite so campers are encouraged to spruce up their sites to get in the Halloween spirit! Trick-or-treating will take place from 5-7 p.m. with vehicle traffic restricted during that time through the campground. Emmet County Parks and Recreation staff will have free hot dogs, chips, and drinks near the campground office followed by a free Haunted Trail open 7-9 p.m. All activities are weather-permitting and the general public is welcome to come out and join in the fun! To reserve a campsite for either weekend (9/30-10/2 or 10/7-10/9), go to https://www.camppetosega.org/reservations/

Oct
4
Tue
Parks & Recreation Board Meeting
Oct 4 @ 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 at the Emmet County Fairgrounds. The meeting is open to the public. To view the current agenda (when available) and archived meeting minutes, visit the Parks & Rec website section.
Oct
6
Thu
Planning Commission Meeting
Oct 6 @ 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.
Oct
8
Sat
Haunted Halloween Weekends
Oct 8 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Reserve your campsite online now and join us for one of our super fun Halloween Weekends on Saturday, October 1, or on Saturday, October 8! Park staff will be giving an award to the Best Decorated Campsite so campers are encouraged to spruce up their sites to get in the Halloween spirit! Trick-or-treating will take place from 5-7 p.m. with vehicle traffic restricted during that time through the campground. Emmet County Parks and Recreation staff will have free hot dogs, chips, and drinks near the campground office followed by a free Haunted Trail open 7-9 p.m. All activities are weather-permitting and the general public is welcome to come out and join in the fun! To reserve a campsite for either weekend (9/30-10/2 or 10/7-10/9), go to https://www.camppetosega.org/reservations/

Oct
10
Mon
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Oct 10 @ 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.
Oct
18
Tue
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
Oct 18 @ 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.

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