In November and December each year, our thoughts turn to giving. Thanks giving, and Giving Tuesday, and exchanging gifts during the holidays. The Tuesday after Thanksgiving is now called Giving Tuesday. This is the 4th year for Giving Tuesday. Here in Albion Michigan, there are some special places, events and activities that are made possible by gifts. We start with a pictorial representation of some of these special things, and then we will link the photo to more information about each one. The AlbionMich.net online calendar now shows some special events from Marshall Public Schools, where many Albion young people attend school, and from Albion College, where there are special events at this time of year that are open to the public. Click on the heart (or here) to see a General Guide to Giving Tuesday in Albion.
Giving Tuesday – Albion 2016
Indoor Albion Farmers’ Market
Albion Marshall Connector
History Hill at Holland Park
NAACP Backpack Giveawy
Davis Athletic Complex Albion College
Trip to France – including Paris, and Noisy-le-Roi Albion’s Sister City.
Swingin’ at the Shell concerts every Sunday in August!
Holland Park has a monument to local civil rights activist Robert Holland.
Little Free Libraries are part of the landscape in several Albion Parks. There are free books inside, take one or leave one. This is one was the Albion Big Read books are distributed.
GED program at Albion District Library
VISTA/AmeriCorps workers are in Albion now
Stars from Starr share with Harrington students
Coming up in January and February, we will be featuring a bit of Albion and Marshall history, including Black History for February.
Harrington School Open House 2016 and the NAACP Backpack giveaway For the past several years, the Albion branch NAACP has ...Read More
#GivingTuesday What is Giving Tuesday? We know about Black Friday Small Business Saturday Cyber Monday Giving Tuesday was started in ...Read More
Albion's new Indoor Farmer’s Market Albion now has an indoor Farmer's Market that begin in November 2016 on most Saturday ...Read More
The Albion Marshall Connector is a bus that offers curb to curb service between the Albion and Marshall communities. Read ...Read More
The public was invited to the grand opening of the newly installed West Ward School History panels in Holland Park ...Read More
We see changes happening in Albion, and many of them have to do with Albion College. At the College one ...Read More
Several Albion young people were able to take a memorable trip to Albion's Sister City Noisy-le-Roi France in 2015 thanks ...Read More
Author talk at the historic Bohm Theatre in downtown Albion 7 p.m. Tuesday, November 1, 2016 The award winning author ...Read More
Big Read Leaders of 2016 will help with various Big Read events in October continuing until November 1. Look for ...Read More
Marshall Middle School students from Albion and from Marshall assembled at Albion College before school started for a youth symposium ...Read More