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In case of an Emergency please contact Jeremiah Bush at 517-414-4104.
CONTEMPORARY MUSIC DIRECTOR NEEDED! Concord United Methodist Church is looking for a Music Director who helps develop and lead the contemporary worship music ministry for the church, in consultation with the pastor and other team members, in a way that is consistent with the mission and vision of the church. If you or anyone you know may be interested in this paid position, please contact the church office, 524-6156.
DIVORCE CARE Support starting Sept. 10 through Dec. 3 @ 6:00 pm. This class meets weekly and is led by Pastor Rob at the Concord United Methodist Church, 119 S. Main St., Concord. You'll find three key part to your Divorce Care Experience: Video Seminar, Support Group and Workbooks. For more information call the church office, 517-524-6156.
Summer Meals Program Info
Locations and Times:
· Parma Elementary School- 11:00 to 11:45
· Warner Elementary- 12:15 to 1:00
· Hanover Park- 11:30 to 12:15
· Concord Elementary- 9:00 to 10:00 and 11:30 to 12:30
Facebook Page: Summer Food Service Program
Health Babies Day is September 14
Albion, Michigan — Local families with little ones should put Healthy Babies Day on their calendar. The free event will be Saturday, September 14, 2019, at Albion Community Center, 225 East Watson Street (the former Albion High School) in Albion. Those who should attend include parents who are expecting, those who have children up to 18-months-old, as well as their caregivers. Families from Albion and surrounding communities are invited.
“We encourage all to join us-women who are pregnant for the first or the fifth time, dads with toddlers, grandmas and grandpas, babysitters,” said Jessica Mitchell, Healthy Babies Day Coordinator. “Healthy Babies Day has the topics that matter to growing families. You will learn so much!”
- how to properly buckle a little one in a car seat;
- how to safely put a baby in his/her crib;
- what to do if your baby doesn’t stop crying;
- how to prevent choking and what choking hazards are;
- the truth about vaccines; and
- tips on good nutrition, as well as so much more pre-natal and post-natal care.
More than 25 organizations will offer free samples and resources. All guests will be able to receive flu shots. The event will last from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Registration closes at 12:30 p.m. Guests need to register to earn goodie bags and have the chance to win door prizes. Lunch will be provided at no cost.
Healthy Babies Day of Albion’s mission is connecting families with community health information and resources to promote the health and safety of babies. It is in partnership with the Albion Health Care Alliance, First United Methodist Church, and the Healthy Babies Day Committee. It is sponsored by The Albion-Homer United Way, the Albion College Student Volunteer Bureau, the Baker College Student of Nursing, Molina Healthcare of Michigan, Aetna Better Health of Michigan, and the Rotary Club of Albion.
Connect with us on Facebook, search for Healthy Babies Day of Albion. For more information, email email@example.com.
MANN HOUSE SUMMER EVENTS 2019
Guided Walking Tours - Fridays 6/14 through 8/16, 4-6 p.m.
Back by popular demand! This summer, the Mann House is partnering with the Concord Branch of the Jackson District Library to present a series of FREE hour-long reading programs for children ages three to nine.
The programs take place at the Mann House on Wednesdays in June and July. Each program begins at 11 a.m. and includes a story plus a craft or activity. All programs are drop-in, and pre-registration is not required.
This year's theme is space and the universe. Mark your calendar now with these dates and topics!
- June 19 - Rockets (A Trip into Space)
- June 26 - Stars
- July 10 - Moon
- July 17 - Planets
- July 24 - Comets
For questions about the Mann House or the summer reading program, contact historian Laurie Perkins at PerkinsL1@Michigan.gov
SECOND ANNUAL WOMEN'S HISTORY CONFERENCE
Pre-Conference "Jam" Session - 9/18, 6-8 p.m., $15 fee.
Conference - 9/19, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., $30 fee (meals and snacks included).
Two-Day Discount - Register for the Pre-Conference "Jam" Session and the Conference together for only $40.
Registration and payment deadline for all programs with fees is the Friday before. Space is limited. Registration forms and additional information available at Michigan.gov/MannHouse. Questions? Call 517-241-0731
SUMMER READING PROGRAM
Wednesdays 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Explore a "Universe of Stories" with the Mann House and the Concord Branch of the Jackson District Library. Each story time includes a craft or activity. For children ages 3-9. 6/19 - Rockets (A Trip Into Space), 6/26 - Stars, 7/10 - Moon, 7/17 - Planets, 7/24 - Comets.
2018 Water Quality Report (click link below)
2018 Village of Concord Annual Water Quality Report
Concord Township has a new website. Please visit at: https://concordtownshipmi.org/
Village of Concord Water Testing
Village of Concord Water Supply Testing
PFAS Fact Sheet.pdf
Due to operational changes, Granger began accepting glass in all curbside residential recycling containers. They accept clear and colored glass bottles and containers. Visit grangernet.com/recycle-guidelines for more info on recycling guidelines.
Due to high levels of contamination, the Jackson Recycling Drop-off located at 2600 Lansing Ave. in Jackson will no longer be open 24 hours, 7 days a week effective Monday, July 2, 2018. The drop-off will be gated and only available during the Disposal Center of Jackson operating hours. These hours are Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon.
We encourage residents and those using the facility to make the most of their recycling efforts by correctly following all posted recycling guidelines. All recyclables should be placed loose in the containers, not bagged. Plastic bags, glass and bulky rigid plastics including furniture and children’s toys are not accepted at the recycling drop-off. Find a full list of guidelines on our website grangernet.com.
CONCORD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Biography of The Reverend Tim Marvil
CONCORD SCHOOL LINKED HEALTH CENTER
Concord School Linked Health Center Flyer.pdf
Village of Concord Water System and Asset Management Program
Village of Concord Water System Asset Management Program