The Pins Bar and Grill to hold last bout of the season featuring Central Michigan Mayhem versus the Battle Creek Cereal Killers June 8


Central Michigan Mayhem will hold their last bout of the season against the Battle Creek Cereal Killers on Saturday, June 8th. The match will take place at the Pins Bar and Grill in Ithaca. Pre-sale tickets are $10 and $12 at the door. Kids 12 and under are free with an accompanying adult.



Shepherd Community Library to host Hawk Hills Raptors exhibit June 19


Falconer Jennifer Schroeder of Hawk Hill Raptors will present an exhibit of hawks, falcons, and owls at the Shepherd Community Library on Wednesday, June 19 starting at 2:30.

This is a chance for attendees to learn about adaptations, behaviors, habitats, and conservation while getting up close and personal with the birds of prey.

The presentation is free and open to all ages.



EAA Chapter 134 to host pancake breakfast and presentation on WWII Saturday, June 1


EAA Chapter 134 will host a pancake breakfast and a presentation on the history of a local Warbird, an RC45J, on Saturday, June 1st at the Gratiot Community Airport, located at 3999 W. Seaman Road in Alma. The breakfast featuring pancakes, sausage, and eggs will run from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. and is $7, the presentation will run from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m and is free to all.

For more information, contact Jennifer at 913-956-9795 or

Chamber Golf Outing to take place June 14th

The Shepherd Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Outing is set to take place on June 14 at the Maple Creek Golf Course. The event includes 18 holes of golf, awesome raffle items including a pair of diamond earrings courtesy of Trudeau’s Jewerly, and a concert and overnight package compliments of Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort. The event will conclude with a Business After Hours on the clubhouse patio featuring heavy hors d’oeuvres.

Proceeds will benefit future Shepherd Chamber of Commerce events and projects such as the annual Trunk or Treat, Christmas Parade, Santa House, Easter Egg Scramble, and the Roadside Business Directory.

To register, download and complete the following forms:

Registration forms can also be mailed to Gina Gross at the Shepherd Village Office.