Williamston Area
Chamber of Commerce
Chamber Member Newsletter 
January 3, 2018


Vivee's is having a sale...40% OFF Holiday Merchandise!!  

So many special things... locally made Williamston Wicks candles, Mud Pie d├ęcor, dishes & pillows, flasks & openers for the men,  hand-made clutches, ornaments, teacher gifts, gifts for pet lovers, delicious candies, jewelry & more. 
A winter arrangement is a perfect way to make someone feel special!  Give us a call.


Vivee's can do arrangements for any occasion!  Weddings, Graduation, Birthdays, Congratulations, In Memory, New Baby and more.  Stop in or call and talk with us. 

We are located next to the Sun Theatre at 142 W. Grand River Ave. in the purple building.


304 River Edge Now Renting

Situated on the banks of the Red Cedar River in the heart of downtown Williamston MI, 304 River Edge Apartments, a brand new development, offers three floors of large high end 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. We also offer commercial rental space. Designed with environmentally friendly aspects in mind, 304 River Edge is situated within walking distance of all of Williamston's restaurants, entertainment, attractions and conveniences. 

Contact our office today for your home or retail needs. We are proud to call Williamston home, and look forward to helping you do so as well. 
517-272-2900 X605

Be the best YOU you can be!!   


 Join the Williamston Barbell Club today!  Our members have 24/7 access to work out so it doesn't matter what your schedule is like.  The gym is staffed on Tuesday, Thursday & Friday from 3pm-7pm if you would like to look around.  We're ready to assist you in achieving your health and fitness goals.

ZUMBA is here!!  

**ZUMBA is here!!  We're so excited to announce that we are now offering a ZUMBA class.  Get your friends together and join in on this fun way to exercise.
Only $6 a class!!  (Sign up for 5 classes and get one free!)
Call for a spot 517-996-6050 (leave a message) or drop in.

Looking for a personal trainer?  Stop by and talk with Nate!
He's at the WBC on Tues., Thurs. & Fri. from 3pm - 7pm to answer questions.

Call Today -  517-996-6050

Williamston Area Senior Center
P.O. Box 343    201 School Street   Williamston, Michigan 48895    517-655-5173
January Events
Williamston Area Senior Center Game Night - come join us at the Williamston Area Senior Center Monday, January 8, 2018 from 4:00 - 6:30 pm. Pizza and Salad at 4:30. Enjoy cards and other games with friends new and old.  Cost: Free for members and $3.00 for guest, all welcome adults only please.  Reservations requested, call 655-5173.   Please bring a nonperishable item that we will donate to the food bank.
Free Basic Computer Class for Seniors - Thanks for a grant from the Capital Area Community Foundation we will be conducting two free computer classes in January for seniors.  The first one will be on Saturday, January 6, 2018 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm and the second one will be held on Saturday, January 13, 2018 from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon were we will conduct an open computer session in which you can bring your I-pads, lap tops, phones and we will provide assistance on their use.  
Monday, January 15, 2018, Sing Along with Dewey Longuski from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm at the Williamston Area Senior Center.  No registration, no fee, just the magical music of Dewey.  You may have heard him play around town with his band, the Red Cedar River Boys.
Movies at the Williamston Senior Center - Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 12:30 pm the Senior Center will be showing "The Court Jester" with Danny Kaye. Free Popcorn.  Open to all Seniors.
Other January Activities at the Senior Center - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 12:30 pm Commissioner Randy Schafer will provide an update on Senior Issues that are before the County Commission and on Tuesday, January 18, 2018 there will be a presentation from Habitat for Humanity at 12:30 pm.
On any January Wednesday at the Senior Center join us for the following activities:
EUCHRE - 9:30 am to 11:30 am.
Needle Craft Group - meets after lunch between 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.


The Wedding Gallery


Stop in to The Wedding Gallery for all your bridal needs.   
We're open Thursday & Friday from 11am - 6pm and Saturday 1pm-5pm.

The Wedding Gallery has everything you'll need to create the perfect wedding look.

Stop in and check out this gorgeous lace LaSposa gown!

Designer Gowns from LaSposa, Eden Bridal, Jasmine, Moonlight, 
DaVinci, Mori Lee and more.
~Mother of the Bride & Groom, Bridesmaids, Prom & Formal Dresses, veils & accessories.

101 E. Grand River Ave., Williamston
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Mark Your Roots
115 W. Grand River Ave, Suite B
Williamston, MI 48895

January Class Schedule

Navigating Census Records
Getting the most out of federal and state census records
Monday      January 8, 2018        6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Chart Your Course
Beginning your family history journey
Saturday       January 13, 2018       2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
X Marks the Spot
Using maps and land records to enhance your family history
Wednesday      January 17, 2018       6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Facts of Life
Tracking down birth, death, and marriage records
Wednesday       January 24, 2018     6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
The Maiden Name Treasure Hunt
Tips for expanding the female lines on your family tree
Monday       January 29, 2018       6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

If you're looking for options for your retirement give us a call, we can help you get the answers you're looking for and create a plan for your retirement!!  

Check out this new commercial and give Paul T. Joseph a call today!!

Williamston Schools Foundation News

The Williamston Schools Foundation will draw three lucky winners for its annual Education Wins! Raffle on Feb. 23, 2018, during the last home basketball game vs. Portland. Tickets are $50 each with prizes of $5,000, $2,000 and $1,000 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. Tickets are available from WSF Trustees (see  www.williamstonschoolsfoudnation.org for a list) and at home basketball games beginning in late December. All raffle proceeds directly fund teacher grants that enhance education at Williamston Community Schools.
The foundation is also looking for a new treasurer to help us enrich the quality of the educational experience for the children of WCS. The WSF board meets quarterly at the Central Office. Interested candidates please contact Amanda Frattarelli, WSF Coordinator, at  wsf@williamstonschoolsfoundation.org  or 517.655.7513