upcoming events




44th Annual Bette J. Naffie THanksgiving dinner

VFW Walsh Post 4499

1211 28th Street

Manistee, MI  49660


All are welcome to join us for food and fellowship

When: Noon - 2:00 pm

Free Dial-A-Ride Transportation Provided For Residents of Manistee and Suburbs


If you are homebound* and need delivery, please call:                    723-2331

For Transportation Reservations, please call (by Nov 22):             723-6525

Thanksgiving Dinner is open to all regardless of income or circumstances.

There is no need to RSVP for the dinner

** Homebound means you cannot leave your home, except for medical appointments.

There is NO Carry out service available.  If you need home delivery, you MUST make prior arrangements.


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Breaking the Cycle: A poverty simulation

Munson Healthcare Education Center Classroon #1

1465 E. Parkdale

Manistee, MI 49660

This event will increase participants’ awareness of what living in poverty feels like and help them understand the barriers low-income families face. Dispelling myths about financial hardship along with action steps that we can take to make a difference in Manistee County will be a part of this event. Focus on empowerment – not entitlement.

When: 4:00 - 6:00pm

Where: Munson Healthcare Education Center Classroom #1

To reserve your spot email rose@uwmanistee.org or call 231-723-2331

Come see how you can Make a difference