Upcoming Event – Art Center Renaming Event

“New Again” Buchanan Art Center Renaming Event Please Join Us and help celebrate as the “Buchanan Art Center” becomes the Roti Roti Art Center of Buchanan! What: “New Again” Renaming Event Who: Buchanan Art Center / Roti Roti Art Center of Buchanan Where: 117 W Front St When: Saturday, June 11, 2022 10:45am Doors open forContinue reading “Upcoming Event – Art Center Renaming Event”

Community Celebration – Memorial Day Parade 2022

USA Flags Adorn Memorial Day Parade 2022 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Downtown Buchanan from Redbud Trail to the Veterans Circle at Oak Ridge Cemetery on Terre Coupe Road was the 1.4 mile route of the American Legion Post 51 Memorial Day Parade Monday May 30, 2022. Clear skies, temps in the 80’s andContinue reading “Community Celebration – Memorial Day Parade 2022”

Local Opinion – Music Education in Buchanan Schools

Music Education in Buchanan Community Schools Submitted by Thomas Hoyt Growing up I remember having a music class for all my elementary school grades 1-5. At the end of the 5th grade we were introduced to some band instruments and were able to take band starting in the 6th grade. I was excited to startContinue reading “Local Opinion – Music Education in Buchanan Schools”

Upcoming Event – BHS Centennial Celebration

Buchanan High School Building Centennial Celebration Who: Buchanan Community Schools What: BHS Building 100 Year Celebration When: Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 1pm Where: Buchanan High School 401 W Chicago St, Buchanan At Memorial Field Details: Guest Speakers: Dr. Bernice Clark Patterson, PHD Owner of Infinity Consultation Group/ Class of 2000 John “Jay” Town FormerContinue reading “Upcoming Event – BHS Centennial Celebration”

Past Event – Miss Lighthouse Coast at Buchanan Farmers’ Market

Miss Lighthouse Coast Brings Inclusivity in Art at Buchanan Farmers’ Market by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer If you went down to the Buchanan Farmers’ Market last Saturday May 28, you probably saw a special young lady wearing a crown and her name is Maya Schuhknecht. Maya is Miss Lighthouse Coast which is now inContinue reading “Past Event – Miss Lighthouse Coast at Buchanan Farmers’ Market”

Past Event – USA Flag Tradition Honoring Veterans Continues at Buchanan Cemetery

USA Flag Tradition Honoring Veterans Continues at Buchanan Oak Ridge Cemetery by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer 9 am Sunday, May 22 2022 was a chilly morning for the members of our community to put flags on the graves of U.S. Veterans who have served our country. The American Legion Ralph Rumbaugh Post 51 hasContinue reading “Past Event – USA Flag Tradition Honoring Veterans Continues at Buchanan Cemetery”

Community Press Release – Buchanan District Library

Illustrating The Old Testament: A Midwest Book Release Tour Buchanan, MI – May 20, 2022 The Buchanan District Library (128 E Front St. 53212) will be hosting a special event on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at 6 PM, with agnostic artist Sam Robertson who spent 7 years creating 257 illustrations inspired by the text ofContinue reading “Community Press Release – Buchanan District Library”

Upcoming Events – BASC June 2022

June Events at Buchanan Area Senior Center Submitted by Diana Smuda, BASC Program Coordinator COMMUNITY SHREDDING EVENT & BLOOD DRIVESaturday, June 18, 9:00 am — NoonThis is a free event, however, your donations are greatly appreciated.Help Save Lives! SHREDDING EVENT: The BASC is happy to offer a free Shred-it shredding event to the community, sponsoredContinue reading “Upcoming Events – BASC June 2022”

BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa

Kindergarten Celebration at The Common Write-Up and Photos Submitted by Ottawa Principal Stacy Denison Kindergarten At The Commons was a huge success with hundreds of family and friends of Little Bucks gathering at The Commons to celebrate the conclusion of a fantastic year of learning!  Students sang several songs for the audience and the nightContinue reading “BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa”