Event Calendar


9/8 through 10/27 – Thurs. Matter of Balance Class at Brady Township Hall. To register, call South County Community Services at 649-2901.

9/9 – Fri. Community Tailgate, 4:30 to 6:30, Vicksburg High School before home football game at 7 p.m.

9/9 – Fri. Tour of the Vicksburg High School newly built facilities, before the football game.

9/12, 9/19 and 9/26 – Mon. Story Time with Mrs. Willoughby. Babies/toddlers 10:30 – 11 a.m. and preschool 11:15 – 12 noon at the District Library.

9/13 – Tues. District Library closed to the public. Scheduled clubs still meet.

9/16 – Fri. Blood Drive 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Vicksburg United Methodist Church.

9/17 – Sat. Big Red Machine Glow Run. 7:30 p.m. Starts at the new Vicksburg Trailhead. (269) 903-6514 for more info.

9/25 – Sun. Harvest Festival, 11 – 4 p.m., at the Historic Village, sponsored by Vicksburg Historical Society. Call 649-1733 for info on pie baking contest and pumpkin decorating.

9/30 – Sat 9 – 6 p.m. and 10/1 – Sun 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Rummage Sale at Vicksburg United Methodist Church.

9/30 – Fri. Vicksburg High School Homecoming celebration and parade before the football game.

10/1 – Sat. Project Graduation picnic at the Pavilion. 2 – 5 p.m.

10/7 – Fri. Vicksburg Cultural Arts Center One Year Anniversary Party at the Gallery. 6 – 9 p.m.

10/8 – Sat. Marching Band Invitational. Starts between 3 – 4 p.m. Vicksburg High School stadium.


9/6 – Tues. Tournament of Writers submissions begin.

9/7 – Wed. Art Open House – Quilts at Schoolcraft Library. 5:30 p.m. Meet the quilters and enjoy light refreshments. Features antique and modern quilts. Will remain on display through October.

9/9 – Fri. The 1st Annual Thrivent Community Tailgate Party will be held at 413 N. Grand St. in Schoolcraft from 4 – 7 p.m. before the varsity football game. The community is invited by Don Hunt of Thrivent Financial. There will be food, drink, prizes and games.

9/24 – Sat. morning at Celebration! Cinema in Portage for the movie Storks. Thrivent Financial will provide each attendee a ticket along with a small popcorn and small drink at no charge. The only price of admission is to bring in a non-perishable food items that will then be donated to the Eagle’s Nest food bank in Schoolcraft.

10/1 – Sat. Kalamazoo County State Bank will host its 9th annual Chili in the Park community event at Burch Park in Schoolcraft on from 1 – 3 p.m.


9/10 – Sat. Fall Sale at Scotts United Methodist Church.  9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Many added items to choose from.


9/10 – Sat. Climax-Scotts Alumni Association 2016 is honoring the class of 1966 at its annual alumni dinner at the Scotts Community Center at 5 p.m. The hall will be open at 3 p.m. to socialize, take pictures and relive old memories. Donation: $3. Bring own table service and dish to pass.

Please note: Syd Bastos at the Vicksburg Cultural Arts Center will be compiling the events calendar in the future. To get your event listed please email it to info@vicksburgarts.com or call it in to 269-501-1347.

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