What’s happening, Southgate … November 2019

Class Reunion

Schafer High School Class of 1979 40th Reunion will be Nov. 30 in Wyandotte. Cost is $20 per person. For more information, email shs7940reunion@gmail.com. Or respond to the event page on Facebook (SHS Class of 1979 40th Reunion).

Helping At Christmas

The Southgate Goodfellows are accepting applications for families needing assistance during the Christmas holiday. Applications are available at the mayor’s office inside City Hall, as well as at the Police and Fire departments. Those who sign up must be Southgate residents with children up to 16 years old. The deadline is Nov. 27.

Southgate Band Boosters Holiday Craft and Vendor Show: 100+ crafters and direct sales vendors will be at our 2nd annual Holiday Craft and Vendor show taking place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23 at Davidson Middle School, 15800 Trenton Road, Southgate. For more information contact Diane at 734-283-4853 or sbbcraftandvendor@gmail.com.

Downriver Arts & Crafts Holiday Sale

Artists and crafters are welcome to apply for a table(s) at this one day event at Wayne County Community College District Downriver Campus (Heinz C. Prechter Educational and Performing Arts Center- Concourse Area), 21000 Northline Rd., Taylor, on Saturday, Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, Nov. 20. Applications can be found at the Facebook page, downriverartscraftsguild, or at the Downriver Council for the Arts 81, Chestnut Street Wyandotte or by contacting Maureen Keast at 734-777-6109 or email mkeast1@aol.com.

Flu Shots 

It’s not too early to prepare for flu season. Walk-in flu shots are offered beginning in the fall during normal business hours at Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital and Henry Ford Health Center-Brownstown while supplies last. The $25 cost is covered by Medicare and HAP. Please bring your insurance card and driver’s license. Call the Flu Hotline at 734-246-9822 for details.

Donation Station Community Sale 

The Community Sale at Christ the King, scheduled for Nov. 23, at Christ the King Church, 16700 Pennsylvania Road, Southgate has been CANCELED. The Church Donation Station will also be closed until further notice.

AAUW Scholarships

The AAUW Wyandotte-Downriver Branch offers several scholarships annually to female undergraduate students at Baker College, Henry Ford College, Lawrence Technological University and Wayne County Community College District. Interested students can pick up an AAUW application at their school’s counseling office. Candidates must have earned a minimum of 12 credits, be a United States citizen and a resident of the Downriver area. An essay is required. For more information, contact  rjhart720@yahoo.com or visit downriver-mi.aauw.net.

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