√ Feb. 18 ... Pre-School Story Time, 10:30 a.m., at White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Dr. For 2 12/ to 5 years olds. Stories, songs, games, craft. Through April 29.
√ Feb. 19 ... White Lake Environmental History Project talk, “Valuing White Lake’s Environmental History,” by Dave Dempsey, 6:30 p.m., at the White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Drive. Dempsey is an environmental author and historian.
√ Feb. 19 ... Toddler Story Time, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., at White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Dr. Babies, toddlers and caregivers invited to program of music, books and movement. Through April 30.
√ Feb. 20 ... Montague Library Story Time, 1 p.m., at the Montague Branch Library, 8778 Ferry St.. Soup’s On - the library will be cooking at story time with some mouth watering books and a savory craft. Perfect for 3-6 year old children and their families.
√ Feb. 21 ... Opening reception and program: Hughie Lee-Smith: Meditations, 5:30 p.m., Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W. Webster Ave, downtown Muskegon. Michael Hall will speak on Lee-Smith’s art.
√ Family Night, 6:30 p.m., at White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Dr. Sticks and Stones - Marjory Erdman gives an upbeat, active program on the power of words and the importance of attitude in our lives. Creat a ‘warm fuzzy’ to keep or share. For all ages.
√ Feb. 21-23 ... Local “Dancing With The Stars,” charity event for food pantries, Muskegon Harbor Holiday Inn, 939 Third St., Muskegon. Area celebrities will compete in dance.
√ Feb, 23 ,,, CPR Saturday sponsored by White Lake Ambulance and local EMS, 9 a.m., CPR and First Aid training at Montague Area Childhood Center, 5161 Dicey St., Montague. To register call 894-4306.
√ Feb. 24 ... West Michigan Concert WINDS “Winners and WINDS”, a concert performance, Reeths-Puffer Rocket Centre for the Fine Arts, 4 p.m. This concert will feature the winners of the student soloist scholarship competition.
√ Feb. 26 ... Family Story Time, 6:30 p.m., White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Dr. Stories, songs, rhymes, simple craft. Also, March 12 & 26.
√ March 2 ... Public reception for artists in the Change of Seasons exhibit, 1-3 p.m,., at the White River Gallery and Nuveen Community Center for the Arts in downtown Montague.
√ March 5 ... Live at the Library Series, 6:30 p.m., at the Walker Memorial Library, 1522 Ruddiman Dr., North Muskegon. Eric and Frank Lee will perform solos on piano; R-P senior Jessie Powell will dance; and four young men from Mona Shores will sing barbershop style.
√ March 8 ... An Evening with Phillips, Craig & Dean presented by Muskegon Rescue Mission, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon.
√ March 8-10 ... Montague High School musical, “Willie Wonka,” at the Center for the Arts. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday.
√ March 15-16 ... Beethoven and Blue Jeans presented by the West Michigan Symphony, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon.
√ March 16 ... White Lake Community Business Expo, 8 a.m. - 12 p..m., at Whitehall High School, 3100 White Lake Dr. Over 50 booths, giveaways, drawings and door prizes, free admission and parking.
√ March 16 ... Montague-Whitehall Rotary Club’s annual Community Pancake Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., at Whitehall High School cafeteria.
√ March 23 ...Easter Egg Drop, 11 a.m., in Walker Park, North Muskegon. The Easter Bunny will drop eggs for children to collect.
√ March 26 ... Montague 6th Grade Band Concert, 7 p..m., NBC Middle School.
√ April 19-20 ... West Michigan Symphony performs “Women As Muses”, 7:30 p.m., at the Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon. Features music inspired by women.
√ April 20, Four Piano Extravaganza, 7:30 p.m,., at the Center for the Arts, Montague High School, 4900 Stanton Blvd.
√ May 2-5 ... Muskegon Civic Theatre’s production of “The Music Man,” 7:30 p.m. (3 p.m. Sunday matinee) at the Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon.
√ May 9 ... Up Close and Wild, an interactive program featuring live reptiles and amphibians and hands-on artifacts by the Outdoor Discovery Center of Holland, 6:30 p.m., at White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Drive.
√ May 18-19 ... White Lake Area Relay for Life at Montague High School’s Townsend Athletic Complex. A 24-hour fundraising and educational event for the American Cancer Society.
√ May 22 ... Whitehall High School Senior Awards Assembly, 9 a.m., high school auditorium.
√ May 24-25 ... Rock the Coast, amusement rides and Christian music concerts at Michigan’s Adventure, 4750 Whitehall Rd.
√ May 24 ... Montague High School Senior Breakfast and Awards, 7 a.m., in the cafeteria and Center for the Arts.
√ May 28 ... Whitehall High School Baccalaureate, 7 p.m., location TBD.
√ May 30 ... Whitehall High School graduation, 7 p.m., at the football stadium.
√ May 31 ... Montague High School graduation, 3 p.m., E.G. Townsend Athletic Complex.
√ June 4 ... Reeths-Puffer High School graduation, 7 p.m., at the L.C. Walker Arena, Muskegon.
√ June 27-30 .... Electric Forest music festival by Madison House Presents, Double JJ Resort, Rothbury.
√ Aug. 3 ... Inaugural White Lake Wine & Jazz Fest, 3-7 p.m., Goodrich Park, Whitehall.
√ Aug. 3-13 ... 4th annual White Lake Chamber Music Festival. A mix of visiting professional groups and local talent will again offer a wide variety of performances throughout the White Lake Area.
√ Aug, 15-17 ... Unity Music Festival at Heritage Landing, Muskegon.