The Band of Locals - Buy Local First is always live on Friday mornings on SUNNY 97.3 with Kyle Wells and host Carlleen Rose. Today's guests were Roger Carroll with the Big Rapids Eagles 2535 and Cassandra Haner with Hospice of Michigan. Roger talked about many great things happening at the BR Eagles including their new renovations and sound system that are in there and how you can use their facility for many events. If interested, please call 231-796-6453 between 10:00am - 3:00pm. There are events happening like the Michigan Cornhole League Tuesday nights @ Big Rapids Eagles beginning Tuesday, January 18th at 6:30pm. Today though is the Blind draw/ familiarization at 6:30pm. Another big event is their Valentine's Weekend Sweethearts Blue Jean Ball on Saturday, February 12th from 5:30pm -11:00pm. Tickets are $15 and include a steak dinner with dessert from 5:30pm - 7:30pm. Music by Ernest Entertainment will be from 7:00pm - 11:00pm. Tickets can be purchased at Currie's Towing, The Old Pioneer Store and Emporium, The Pie wHole and Big Rapids Eagles 2535. The BR Eagles always has great dinners and events happening and you can find this and more on their page. Thank you Roger for stopping in and for sharing all this great information.
Our next guest, Cassandra Haner is the Marketing Advisor for Hospice of Michigan. They are located at 400 Perry Ave in Big Rapids. We appreciated learning more about Hospice, who they are, services provided and more. Hospice provides care for all and Hospice of Michigan is the largest not-for-profit in our state and serves more than 4,000 patients annually in 50 counties. Their website is www.hom.org if interested in learning more about Hospice. You can also call them at 231-796-7371. Now more than ever we need to come together and be there for each other. Thank you Cassandra for stopping in the studio.
We hope you all have a great day and we will see you next week!