√ Oct. 2 ... Blue Lake Township Fire Department Fire Prevention Open House, 5-8 p.m., 1491 Owasippe Rd. Activities include campfire with the chief, a vehicle extrication demonstration and food.
√ Oct. 3 ... Presentation on bullying prevention and leadership by author and speaker, Rosalind Wiseman, 7 p.m., in the Whitehall High School auditorium. Tickets available at Whitehall middle and high schools and online at www.whitehallschools.net.
√ Oct. 3 ... Create a PINK HOPE bracelet at White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Drive, 6:30-8 p.m. Class size is limited. Call 894-9531 to register for the adult program or stop in at the circulation desk.
√ Oct. 3 ... Montague Library Story Time, 1p.m.: Moose on the Loose, featuring, the new Michigan Reads book, Moose on the Loose.Perfect for 3-6 year old children and their families. Montague Branch Library, 8778 Ferry, Montague. Call 893-2675, or visit www.madl.org for more information.
√ Oct. 4 ... Closing Reception for New Art for the New Century, 5:30-7 p.m. Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W. Webster Ave., downtown Muskegon. Free and open to the public.
√ Oct. 4 ... Part 1: New Art for the New Century: The Making of a Centennial Collection, 7 p.m. Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W. Webster Ave. Lecture by E. Jane Connell, director of collection and exhibition, MMA. Free and open to the public.
√ Oct. 6 ... Depot to Depot Fall color tour, Muskegon to Whitehall, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
√ Oct. 6 ... White Lake Nature Walk: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. For location, call 231-893-4585.
√ Oct. 6 ... White Lake CROP Hunger Tag Day, 9 a.m. - Noon, at traffic lights in downtown Montague and Whitehall.
√ Oct. 7 ... White Lake CROP Hunger Walk, 1:15 p.m. start at White Lake Congregational UCC, 1809 S. Mears Ave., Whitehall. Walk follows White Lake Pathway.
√ Oct. 10 ... Dalton Township Fire Department Fire Prevention Open House, 6-8 p.m., 1650 E. Riley Thompson Rd. Fire truck rides, demonstrations, displays, food. Parade to open house.
√ Oct. 11 ... The Making of Waterwalk, 7 p.m., Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W. Webster Ave. Meet the people involved with the film. Clips from the film will be shown. Free and open to the public.
√ Oct. 11 ... White Lake Fire Authority Fire Prevention Week Open House, 6-8 p.m., Station No. 1, 115 S. Baldwin, Whitehall. Fire truck rides, hot dogs, demonstrations, advanced teen driving program and talk by the fire chief.
√ Oct. 13 ... PumpkinFest and Roll, 9:30 a.m., Dowling St. Hill, downtown Montague.
√ Oct. 13 ... Youth Art Fair and Face Painting, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Nuveen Community Center for the Arts, 8697 Ferry St., Montague.
√ Oct. 13 ... Community Pig Roast, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., at New Beginnings Assembly of God, 200 S. Division St. Food, and inflatable rides/toys for children.
√ Oct. 13 ... This 3rd Annual Stamping for a Cause fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at St. Vincent’s Church in Pentwater. Contact Jenny Peterson at (231) 861-4715 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to register.
√ Oct. 13 ... Benefit Scarecrow Contest and Auction, 11 a.m., at Lewis Farm Market & Petting Zoo, New Era. Proceeds to to Crystal Valley Care Fund and No More Sidelines.
√ Oct. 13 ... Montague-Whitehall Powder Puff Football Game, 4 p.m., at Montague High School football stadium.
√ Oct. 18 ... White Lake Area Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., 8718 Ferry St. Montague. Topic: The Ripley-Lipka Drug Store.
√ Oct. 20 ... “The Riddle in a Bottle” free movie and Water Fair for Kids, 12-3 p.m., at Howmet Playhouse, 304 S. Mears Ave., Whitehall.
√ Oct. 20 ... Appraisal Day at the Muskegon Museum of Art, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 296 W. Webster Ave. Professional appraisers will be on hand to satisfy your curiosity at this appraisal day event. $15 per item or set, members receive $3 discount.
√ Oct. 25 ... Distinguished Lecture Series. Part II: The World of John George Brown, 7 p.m. Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W. Webster. Lecture by Martha Hoppin, independent curator of American Art and author of The World of J.G. Brown. Free and open to the public.
√ Oct. 15-Dec. 22 ... Fall into the Arts: Celebrations. Nuveen Community Center for the Arts, 8697 Ferry St., Montague. Students from four local school districts contribute their finest work. This year’s theme is “Celebrations” in honor of the Nuveen Center’s 10th birthday.
√ Nov. 1 ... Distinguished Lecture Series. Part III: White Light, 7 p.m. Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W. Webster Ave. Lecture by artist Danial Clayman. Free and open to the public.
√ 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.
√ Nov. 16 ... Meet the Artists Reception for Fall into the Arts, 5-7 p.m., Nuveen Community Center for the Arts, 8697 Ferry St., Montague.
√ 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.
√ Dec. 15 ... White Lake Chorale’s Christmas Tapestry Concert, 7 p.m., at the Montague Center for the Performing Arts.