Local Charities – Come and See All the Good RAM Offers Buchanan

Come and See All the Good RAM Offers Buchanan by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer 400 hours a month, 16 hours a week are the amount of hours that the volunteers put in at Redbud Area Ministries also known as RAM. This year marks their 40th anniversary which opened through BAMA (Buchanan Area Ministerial Association)Continue reading “Local Charities – Come and See All the Good RAM Offers Buchanan”

Past Event – Buchanan 9/11 Commemorative Service

Buchanan – Only City in Berrien County, MI to Have 9/11 Commemorative Service by Editor & Photographer, Rebecka Hoyt For the past twenty years, the nicest place in America (voted by Readers Digest in 2020) – Buchanan, Michigan has hosted a 9/11 commemorative service. On the 21st anniversary of 9/11, Buchanan, Michigan was the onlyContinue reading “Past Event – Buchanan 9/11 Commemorative Service”

Local Charities – Scarecrows Brighten Up Downtown Buchanan

Buchanan Scarecrows Brighten Up Downtown Buchanan Once Again by Editor & Photographer, Rebecka Hoyt As you make your way into Buchanan, you will be greeted by scarecrows! Buchanan Scarecrow Charities take four days to install them during the last week of August and then take them down on November 1st. Among the scarecrows, the ladiesContinue reading “Local Charities – Scarecrows Brighten Up Downtown Buchanan”

Upcoming Event – Boy Scout Annual Spaghetti Dinner

Boy Scout Troop 541 to Host 5th Annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser Submitted by Bill Blumka Thanks for your support! About Buchanan BSA: Buchanan Boy Scout Troop 541 is in the Algonquian District, which is part of the LaSalle Council, Boy Scouts of America and supports local scouting units  (Packs, Troops and Crews) in Southwestern Michigan and NorthernContinue reading “Upcoming Event – Boy Scout Annual Spaghetti Dinner”

Buchanan Area Senior Center – September 2022

September Events at Buchanan Area Senior Center Shared with permission from Buchanan Area Senior Center monthly newsletter AGING MASTERY PROGRAMSeptember 20 & 27;October 4, 11, 18, & 25;November 1, 8, 15, & 29:6:00—8:00 pm The Aging Mastery Program® (AMP) is a 10-week nationally comprehensive and fun program. The curriculum engages education and behavior change forContinue reading “Buchanan Area Senior Center – September 2022”

Past Event – BAMA Faith and Family Day 2022

BAMA Faith and Family Day 2022 by Editor & Photographer, Rebecka Hoyt Sunday, August 28, a hot afternoon was enjoyed by many people and families of all ages at the Faith and Family Day event held at the Common. The Buchanan Area Ministerial Association (BAMA) put this on as backpacks filled with school supplies wereContinue reading “Past Event – BAMA Faith and Family Day 2022”

The Buchanan Chronicle – Cans for Veterans Donation Drive

Cans for Veterans Donation Drive Back Again by Garrick Stubblefield, Writer, and Jen Garry, Publisher Again this year we will be holding our Cans for Veterans donation drive! Last year (2021) we managed to raise a whopping $750 which was distributed directly to our local veterans in the form of gift cards to local businesses.Continue reading “The Buchanan Chronicle – Cans for Veterans Donation Drive”

Community Press Release – Buchanan Scarecrow Charities “Scarecrow Invasion”

Buchanan Scarecrow Charities “Scarecrow Invasion” Submitted by Clare Hagen It is almost time for our annual “Scarecrow Invasion”! The volunteers at Buchanan Scarecrow Charities have been working overtime throughout the year to produce the most creative group of scarecrows ever. This year will be a spectacular display of over 200 amazing scarecrows. The installation willContinue reading “Community Press Release – Buchanan Scarecrow Charities “Scarecrow Invasion””

Buchanan Farmers’ Market – Youth Entrepreneurs Day 2022

Youth Entrepreneurs Day 2022 at Buchanan Farmers’ Market Write-up by Ashley Hanson, Head Master of Buchanan Farmers’ Market, and Rebecka Hoyt, Editor of The Buchanan Chronicle; Photos submitted by Ashley Hanson Yesterday was an amazing day for the youth vendors at the market. There was such a wonderful turnout of customers showing their support forContinue reading “Buchanan Farmers’ Market – Youth Entrepreneurs Day 2022”

Upcoming Event – Buchanan-Galien Lions Club Annual Kickball & Corn/Sausage Roast

Buchanan-Galien Lions Club 5th Annual Kickball Tournament & Corn/Sausage Roast The Buchanan-Galien Lions Club will be hosting a kickball tournament, and a corn and sausage roast Saturday August 27th, at the McCoy Creek Recreational Fields! Reminder that the kickball tournament/corn & sausage roast is quickly approaching! Meal tickets can be purchased from any Lion memberContinue reading “Upcoming Event – Buchanan-Galien Lions Club Annual Kickball & Corn/Sausage Roast”