√ April 25 ... Montague Library Story Time, 1 p.m., “Our Wonderful World.” Celebrate Earth Day with some wonderful stories about our beautiful world and earth day heroes like Michael Recycle! Then make your own portrait of an earth day superhero out of clean everyday trash. Perfect for 3-6 year old children and their families. Montague Branch Library, 8778 Ferry, Montague.
√ April 25 ... “Free coffee at the Book Nook and Java Shop, 8726 Ferry St., Montague, will be sponsored by Sanctuary at the Oaks Senior Living Community, 9:30-noon. At the same time, an AARP-sponsored questionnaire “You’ve Earned a Say” will be available for individuals to fill out to give input on the future of Social Security and Medicare Programs.”
√ April 27 ... Fight Hunger Games, 7 p.m., at Whitehall High School gym. Fundraiser basketball team between Whitehall police officers and Whitehall teachers. Pep band and halftime show by Mike Snell, teacher and singer. Sponsored by the Interact Club, the event will raise funds and food for White Lake Food Pantry.
√ April 28 ... In Honor - A Celebration of Veterans and the Hope for Peace concert by the White Lake Chorale,7:30 p.m., at The Center for the Arts Montague High School, 4900 Stanton Blvd,, Montague. A stirring patriotic, multi media event.
√ May 3 ... HarborLight Movie Night, 6:45 p.m., at the Howmet Playhouse, 304 S. Mears Ave., Whitehall. Movie title: “The Odd Couple.”
√ May 3-6 ... Muskegon Civic Theatre presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” at the Frauenthal Theatre, downtown Muskegon. Stage. May 3 -5,at 7:30 p.m., and, May 6, at 3 p.m.
√ May 4 ... First Fridays Concert Series, Indie folk music with The Crane Wives with Katie Beaman, 7:30 p.m., at Howmet Playhouse, 304 S. Mears Ave., Whitehall.
√ May 5 ... Village of Lakewood Club Centennial Open House, 1-4 p.m., Lakewood Village Hall, 6681 N. Automobile Rd. 1 p.m. Ribbon cutting, cake and beverages, memorabilia, cottage vinnegete, door prizes, t-shirts for sale, publications available (historial tour guide, Lakewood Early Years), and Michigan Child ID.
√ May 5 ... White Lake Blues Fest, 7 p.m., Howmet Playhouse, 304 S. Mears Ave. Featuring Hank Mowery and the Hawktones, and Doc Yankee’s Piano Party. Serving Founder’s Beer and Pistol Pete’s BBQs. Benefit for the Killer Blues Headstone Project.
√ May 7 ... Whitehall High School Symphonic Band Spring Concert, 7:30 p.m., Whitehall High School auditorium.
√ May 14 ... Spring Collage X Concert, 7:30 p.m., Whitehall High School gym.
√ May 17 ... Montague / Whitehall Bicycle Rodeo at the Montague Fire Department This is a free event for children.
√ May 17 ... Montague Area Public Schools 6th-8th Grade Band/Choir Concert, 7 p.m., Center for the Arts.
√ May 19 ...Mayfest at Muskegon Community College, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A variety of music and performing arts, a health fair, sports activities, exhibits with free goodies, and a food and beverage court sponsored by local restaurants.
√ May 19-20 ... White Lake Area Relay for Life, Whitehall Athletic Field, 10 a.m. Saturday to Sunday at 10 a.m.
√ May 25 ... Montague High School Senior Honors Assembly, 8:30 a.m., in the Center for the Arts.
√ June 1 ... Montague High School commencement, 7 p.m., at E.G. Townsend Athletic Complex.
√ June 2 ...White Lake Nature Walk: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. For location, call 231-893-4585.
√ June 3 ... Whitehall High School Commencement, 4 p.m., at the football stadium.
√ June 7 ... Taste of White Lake, 5 p.m., 304 S. Mears Ave., in front of Howmet Playhouse. Food, live music, silent auction. Fundraiser for the playhouse.
√ June 16-17 ... White Lake Arts and Crafts Festival, Goodrich Park Annex, Whitehall. 10 a.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. Sunday.
√ July 4 ... White Lake 4th of July Parade and Fireworks. 10 a.m. parade through Whitehall and Montague. Fireworks over White Lake at dusk.
√ July 7 ... White Lake Nature Walk: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. For location, call 231-893-4585.
√ July 21 ... Celebrate White Lake, 10 a.m., antique wooden boat show, historical displays, tours at Whitehall Municipal Marina.
√ July 27 ... Cruzin’. 7 p.m. Cars cruise from Whitehall to Montague where they are displayed. DJ music and food.
√ July 29 ... Art in the Barn fundraiser for White River Gallery. Food, beverages, art for sale, music, demonstrating artists.
√ Aug. 3 ... White Lake Guitar Fest, 7 p.m., at Book Nook and Java Shop, 8744 Ferry St., Montague.
√ Aug. 3-13 ... White Lake Chamber Music Festival. Mostly free admission events at various venues.
√ Aug. 4 ... White Lake Nature Walk: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. For location, call 231-893-4585.
√ Aug. 9-11 ... White Lake Maritime Festival, Goodrich Park, Whitehall. Community picnic, shuffleboard, sailing regatta, food vendors, children’s activities, trout pond, shrimp boil beverage & entertainment tent with live band, arts & crafts. Venetian Boat Parade.
√ Sept. 1 ... White Lake Nature Walk: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. For location, call 231-893-4585.
√ Sept. 3 ... White Lake Labor Day Community Walk, 10 a.m., Hart-Montague Bike Trail trailhead, downtown Montague.
√ Oct. 6 ... White Lake Nature Walk: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. For location, call 231-893-4585.
√ Sept. 29 ... Fall Fest, N. Mears Parking Lot, downtown Whitehall, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Farmers’ Market, live entertainment, arts and crafts, hayrides, cider mill, food vendors and more.
√ Oct. 13 ... PumpkinFest and Roll, 9:30 a.m., Dowling St. Hill, downtown Montague.
√ Oct. 20 ... Depot to Depot Fall color tour, Muskegon to Whitehall, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
√ Nov. 16-17 ... White Lake Area Holiday Walk. Carriage rides Friday & Saturday, Muskegon Trolley rides from store to store all day Saturday in both towns. Visit with Santa, listen to caroling and enjoy the luminaries Friday evening.
√ Dec. 1 ... White Lake Christmas Parade, 2 p.m., downtown Whitehall to downtown Montague.
√ Dec. 8 ... Breakfast with Santa, 10 a.m., Whitehall United Methodist Church.
√ Dec. 8 ... Hometown Holiday, 2-7 p.m., Harborview Grille, downtown Whitehall. Tree lighting, caroling, other holiday activities.