Free and Open to SUN Members and the Public
If you have never had an orientation on the SUN database/software or learned how to download the app for your phone, please contact us. We want new and existing members to learn how to access the member database and to update and record hours, offers and requests. Contact Edith Carter at 248-952-8175.
Upcoming Events at the SUN TimeBank:
All events are held at the SUN/Pontiac Regional Chamber Office 402 N. Telegraph Rd. beside Dorsey Schools, Oakland Pointe Shopping Center
UPCOMING PARTNER EVENTS
(Not sponsored by SUN but hosted by our partners so we encourage participation)
If you help TB member organization/partners, you get time in your SUN account. So please, record it!
Friday, May 4, 5-10 p.m. Downtown Pontiac on Saginaw Street. Art Crawl/Festival. 1st annual celebration for all forms of art. Organizers are looking for any ideas. Contact Pontiac Arts Commission, Mike McGuiness 248-410-0702 or Renee Voit-Porvath 248-770-4515.
Tuesday, May 8 and Thursday May 24, 8 a.m. at Buckner’s Dessert Café, 19 N. Saginaw St. Optimistic Club Meetings. Every 2nd Tuesday and 4th Thursday of each month. All are welcome.
Saturday, May 12, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. 468 Whittemore St. at Going St. Unity Park Community Garden Day. Spruce up garden & planting will be done. Come out and get involved. Sponsored by Community Housing Network.
Saturday, May 12, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Wyndham Garden, 34911 Van Dyke, Sterling Heights. GIRDLE, Inc. 3rd Annual Fashion Luncheon & Expo. Exciting fashions, music, vendors, prizes & music more. For ticket information call 248-770-0245 or 248-636-6473.
Saturday, May 12, 1-3 p.m. at Pontiac Public Library. Apprentice-Which One Works for You? Career Navigators is a community wide program for youth 6-12. The goal is to prepare each and every student to complete the required necessary to be accepted into a certified apprentice program and/or assist them through successful completion to become a certified trained middle talent professional.
Saturday, May 12, 2-5 p.m. 94 Mark St (between Huron and Dwight Streets). Community Garden Lot Clean-up. Veteran Life USA will begin their community garden with cleaning up the lot and getting the ground ready for planting at a later date. Bring your own tools and gloves, and we will have a few on hand. If you can help call 248-952-8175.
Community Housing Network & OLHSA are partnering together to bring to the community: If anyone needs to repair/replace a furnace, reach out as soon as possible because funding for this program will not last. Call Jarrett Sanders 248-824-7314 for more information.
OLHSA in partnership with Flagstar Bank has programs (AMP and NIP) for homeowners that will help with roof and gutter repairs, build wheelchair ramps, remodel bathrooms for handicapped and help with some kitchen work. There are income and other requirements.
OLHSA also still has the refrigerator replacement program. You must have an old fridge to turn in to get a new one. For info on all programs: 248-209-2600.