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The Cheboygan Area Jaycees are a leadership training and civic organization for men and women between the ages of 21 and 40. We are an energetic group of young adults who organize a variety of projects in the Cheboygan Area. We bring to you the Easter Egg Scramble, Scare at the Fair, Christmas Wishes, and of course…the World Championship Wanigan Race. We also have plenty of smaller events that keep our membership involved in our community and making connections. Contact us and find out what we are all about!


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Cheboygan County Humane Society Soup & Casserole Supper
Nov 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Take Outs Available!

delicious choices of homemade soups, casseroles, bread, desserts & beverages

Cheboygan County Humane Society

231-238-8221 for further information

upcoming dates, January 25, February 22, March 29

Christmas Shopping Spree at McLaren Northern Michigan – Cheboygan Campus @ McLaren Northern Michigan Cheboygan Campus
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cheboygan Lioness Club – Annual Cookie Sale & Basket Raffle @ Citizen's National Bank
Dec 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free Pictures with Santa @ Citizen's National Bank
Dec 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Community Tree Lighting & Parade of Lights @ Festival Square
Dec 2 @ 5:30 pm


Community Tree Lighting & Parade of Lights

Saturday December 2, 2017

Tree Lighting 5:30 pm & Parade of Lights 6:00 pm

Community Gathering to follow in Festival Square

Join us for an Old Fashioned Community Gathering featuring:

 G-Man Entertainment, sponsored by Straits Area Federal Credit Union,
  Gary Engle will be our MC for the entire evening, 
spinning Holiday music and announcing the parade.
Dale Rieger will be leading a Christmas Carol sing -a- long after the parade at Festival Square
Calcite Credit Union will be providing Hot Cocoa and fresh popcorn 
NorthShore Community Church will be sharing warm cider and goodies

Join Santa Claus in Festival Square as he lights the tree prior to the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce Holiday Parade of Lights !  Main Street comes alive with the lights of the holiday season!  Watch the many colorful floats, marching groups, and listen to the seasonal songs as they meander down Main Street.  Children will beam with excitment as they watch for Santa Claus and his sleigh.  Parade lineup begins at Court Street and heads north on Main Street to Mackinaw Avenue.  Make plans to hang out in Festival Square after the parade for a community gathering.  Please call the Chamber for more information   231.627.7183

Santa visits the Cheboygan Library @ Cheboygan Area Public Library
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Downtown Cheboygan Hospitality Night @ Downtown Cheboygan
Dec 7 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Downtown merchants extend the warmest feelings of the season;

many offer holiday goodies, live music, and one-night only specials. 

This is their special way of saying “thank you!” 

The Downtown Mystery Elf will hand out gift certificates

to the first 100 customers she sees.

Good Morning, Cheboygan! @ Citizen's National Bank
Dec 8 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
McLaren Northern Michigan: Free Needle Drop-off
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

McLaren Northern Michigan: Cheboygan Campus

Free Needle Drop-off

Satuday, December 9, 2017

9AM to 1PM

McLaren Northern Michigan is hosting a Free Needle Drop-off Day on Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 9AM to 1PM.

This event will be held at the Cheboygan Campus Drive located at 748 South Main Street, Cheboygan, MI 49721.

The needles are required to be in an approved hard, impermeable plastic container. This event will collect needles ONLY.

For more information on this event, please contact (800) 248-6777.

Men’s Night – Downtown Cheboygan @ Downtown Cheboygan
Dec 14 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Ladies can fill out their wish lists

from their favorite retail stores by December 14th

and then on this special night

gentlemen can purchase gifts.

Downtown merchants will have in-store specials

and gift wrapping!