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Written by Pentwater Chamber   
Tuesday, 02 December 2014 11:24
December 2014

December 2014 Newsletter
Dear Eva,


December news from the Pentwater Chamber of Commerce.  Please enjoy the activities going on in Pentwater.  Shop local this holiday season.



Business After Hours

'Bring a Smile to a Child'

Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest


Business After Hours

Thursday, December 11th

The Antler Bar

Pentwater, MI

Sponsored by

Direct Advertising Company

The Antler Bar


Appetizers & Cash Bar

Toy Fund Raiser by Hart Knights of Columbus Council #2219

Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest

Door Prizes

Grand Prize - $50 Gift Certificate


Public Welcome.  Bring an unwrapped toy and wear your finest ugly Christmas sweater.


Semi-Annual meeting 5pm at the Community Hall


Unwrapped toys will be distributed to C.O.V.E., Salvation Army, Toys for Tots Oceana County, St. Vincent's Specific Needs and St. Simon's Church.

Life-Enhancement Class

December 2nd 6-8pm

Lakeshore Salon

57 E. 1st Street, Pentwater


The use of essential oils goes well beyond their fragrant appeal. Used throughout history for their medicinal and  therapeutic benefits, the modern use of essential oils has continued to grow rapidly as health scientists and medical practitioners continue to research and validate the numerous health and wellness benefits of therapeutic-grade essential oils.


Wine & Appetizers

Free Gift & Giveaways


Call 869-4602 to hold your spot.


Eye Make-up Holiday Ready Class

December 2nd 7pm

Gayle's Salon & Spa

6359 N 72nd Ave


Want your Eye Make-up Holiday Ready?

Lyrin Russell and Jamie Hoffman will be hosting a free makeup tutorial class at 7 pm at Gayle's Salon & Spa. We will be focusing on holiday eye makeup and teaching you how to accentuate your brows! The class is free, but the space is limited.

Please call 873-2299 to rsvp! Don't wait! Also, we will each be raffling off a free makeup service, good for you to use to get all done up for your holiday party!

Toys for Tots 2014
Place of Registration:

Pentwater VFW

8440 N. US 31, Pentwater


Please bring birth certificates of children, proof of income and proof of Oceana County Year-round residence i.e. rent receipts or property tax recepts, utility bill.


Wed, Dec. 3rd 4-7pm

Thurs, Dec 4th 4-7pm

Fri, Dec 5th 10am-2pm

Wed, Dec 10th 4-7pm

Thurs, Dec 11th 4-7pm

Fri, Dec 12th 10am-2pm

Sat, Dec 13th 10am-1pm


Distribution will be Wednesday & Thursday, December 17th & 18th 9am-5pm at Pentwater VFW.

Donations (checks) to buy toys 0-18 years of age can be made out to:

Toys for Tots c/o Jim Carlson

4093 N. Oceana Drive

Hart, MI 49420

Volunteers are needed for registration, set up and distribution.

Contact Jim Carlson at 873-5039

Toys for Tots drop off locations
Drop off boxes in Pentwater Village can be found at Bella Designs Salon, The Glove Apparel and Pentwater Public Schools.
L.A.S.S.I. Christmas Dance

December 5th  7pm-12am


7576 S. Pere Marquette Hwy, Pentwater


Friday** Public Invited ** Get a group together.

An opportunity to dress up and dance to live music.

Appetizers, mixers and ice provided.
Bring your own beverages for the evening.

$20 per person - tickets can be purchased at 
Cenzo's Market, and Lakeshore Salon in Pentwater, 
or call 231-869-5580 or 869-3022. 
Tickets at the door subject to availability. 

Special Friday night Guest Room Rate for those who wish to use the pool and exercise equipment, and stay the night, with continental breakfast Saturday.

Christmas Craft Fair
Pentwater Public Schools
December 6th 9am-3pm
Pentwater Public Schools

21st year featuring fabulous crafts and benefiting the Pentwater Band.

Santa Claus Comes to Storybook Village.
Storybook Village Icon
December 6th 4-6pm

Santa will visit Storybook Village on Dec. 6th, from 4pm to 6pm in our magical Starlight Theatre! Cookies and hot chocolate will be served and children and families will be treated to holiday songs, stories and puppet play while they wait for their special audience with Santa.

Oldewick Post Gift Shoppe
Holiday Open House
December 6th 10am-5pm
December 7th 11am-5pm
134 S. Hancock St., Pentwater

25% off Storewide.  Selected items 50% off. Buy 2 coffee bags & get 1 FREE.

Christmas By Candlelight
December 7th 7pm
Centenary United Methodist Church
82 Hancock St., Pentwater

Please join for an evening of music to open the Advent Season.  There will be refreshments & fellowship afterwards.
Holiday Inn at the Library

December 11th 3-8:30pm


Pentwater Township Library


You're invited to the Pentwater Library for a bit of Christmas cheer.


6:30pm - Special showing of Holiday Inn

Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into our hearts in this musical comedy - with 13 holiday songs by famed composer Irving Berlin.  (1 hour, 41 minutes)



Christmas is for Kids!
December 13th 2pm
Pentwater Township Library
Matinee Movie:  Frozen
This Disney animated fantasy film is an all-time favorite. A frozen treat will be served. Dress up as one of the loveable characters, if you wish.
Special Guest Appearance
Let the library know how many will be coming.
Call 869-8581.


Afternoon Tea for C.O.V.E.
December 14th 1:30-4pm
Cottages Clubhouse, PentwaterCommunities Overcoming Violent Encounters


First Baptist Church Annual Christmas Concert
December 14th 6pm
Corner of Rush & First Streets, Pentwater
Open to the public.  For more information call 869-5149
Monday Night Dinner
December 15th 6pm
Pentwater Friendship Center
310 Rush St., Pentwater

Beef Pot Roast, Potatoes, Carrots, Salad, Rolls and Desserts.

Come and enjoy an evening of Christmas music and food.
Dinner served 6pm.  Door Prizes, 50/50 Drawings, $6.00 Donation.

RSVP before 12/15
Ladies' Craft Night
December 17th 6:30pm
Pentwater Township Library
Join Christie and Rae for card craft night.  The class is free, but donations for materials are much appreciated.  Call to reserve your space.  Theme:  Christmas/Snowflake
JH/HS Christmas Concert
Pentwater Public SchoolsDecember 17th 7pm
Pentwater Public Schools
Junior High & High School bands to perform a Christmas Concert.
Pentwater Elementary Christmas Program
December 18th 6pm
Pentwater Public Schools

Christmas Break for Pentwater Public Schools
December 22nd - January 5th

No school for students.
Christmas is for Kids!
December 30th 1-4pm
Pentwater Township Library

LEGO Contest!
Judging at 4pm.
Reserve your spot at the library and bring your LEGOs.  Contestants have three hours to create a masterpiece!  Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners.  Ages 8-18.

Teams Welcome.
Call 869-8581 to sign up.
Have a safe and happy holiday season!
Pentwater Chamber of Commerce
In This Issue
Business After Hours
Santa's Mailbox
Santa's Mailbox


If you missed Santa during Festival of Lights, there is still time to get your letter to him.
Santa will have a mailbox outside of the Pentwater Chamber of Commerce office.  324 S. Hancock St., Pentwater
All letters to be addressed to Santa, his reindeer or elves.
Weekly Repeats
Tues & Fri 11am Story Hour at Pentwater Township Library
Wed - 4:30-6pm Pentwater Community Dinner at United Centenary Methodist Church
Fri - 6:30pm Bingo at Pentwater VFW Hall
Weekly Sports Games at Pentwater Public Schools


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