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August 2004
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News from the Townships

AmVets Fishing Tournament Scheduled for September 11th-12th

Staff Changeover at Beaver Island Community School

Fourth of July Golf Tournament a Big Hit

Marching in the Rain: A Forth of July few will forget

Dedicating the Town Clock

On This Date

Shipping out the Logs

Concert on the Harbor

Sunset Picnic August 15th

Inland Seas Kayaking Inland Seas Eco-Tours

Art Show Success highlights Museum Week

A Wedding on the Beach

Volleyball Camp

Boyne Thunder Poker Race to Beaver

Recreation Resource Project Special Summary Report

One Hundred Years Ago

Sky Divers Return

Livingstone Studio's Meet the Artist

BIRHC Fashion Tea at Deerwood

B.I. Christian Church celebrates 41 years, honors Greggs

Camp Quality on Beaver

Trouble with the Bridge

BIRHC Benefit Dinner September 17th at Nina's

Go Wendy!


Deerwood BIRHC Fashion Tea
by Leonor Jacobson
photographs by Laura Pratt

I would like to thank the entire Community for making the BIRHC Fashion Tea such a success. Not only 120 ticket holders, but also 40 donors and 25 bidders, raised over $8,500, thanks to:
Emerald Isle Hotel, McDonough's Market, Dalwhinnie, Island Airways, Charlevoix State Bank, East Wind Spa, BI Boat-Tique, Deerwood, BI Lodge-Nina's, BI Marine, BI Boat Company, Gillespie Enterprises, Laurain Lodge, Inland Seas Kayaking, Paradise Bay Dive Shop, Unfinished Farms, Montaage, Albin's Sports Center, The Shamrock, Shanoule, Stoney Acre Grill, Gordon's Auto Clinic, Nancy Peterson, Jeff Powers, Nina Simpson-Jones, Jim Anderson, Bud Martin, Mary Scholl, Ron Wojan, The Brother's Place, Out on a Limb, L & L Carpet, Dr. Mark Folkening, Beaver Gems, Leone Schellenberg, Emily Kokotovic, Weathervane, Whitney's Oyster Bar, Erin Motel, Daddy Frank's, Ed Wojan Kay Masini, Doris Larson, Cindy Ricksgers, Cheryl Podgorski, Harbour Market, Bill Freese, Bruce Jacobson, Don and Barb Spencer, Marilyn and Joe Reed, and Anne and Paul Glendon.

Jon and Sally Fogg and the staff of Deerwood; Donna and Louise King; Lisa Gillespie; Karen Whitecraft; models Jayne and Melissa Bailey, Marilyn Damstra, Tammy McDonough, Denise McDonough, Larissa James, Abby Fogarty, and Julie Masek; Pam Grassmick and B J Wyckoff; Susan Bellinger; John Kurtz; Mary Cook, Skip McDonough; Jean Howell; CMU, Brothers Place; Keith Grassmick, Tim Gonyeau, John Fiegan, Roland Cull; and Joddy and Beth Croswhite.

I would also like to thank the Board for their support and faith in me, and the Staff for letting me “move in.” And I would like to thank Marilyn Damstra for her cool demeanor. She is my

--Leonor Jacobson

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