4th of July Parade

Fourth of July 2011 was just a picture perfect day for a parade, here are some pictures that were taken during the event.

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2011 4th of July activities

Sunday July 3 rd, Flotilla at 6 pm on Palmer Lake. Ring of Fire at 10 pm  on Palmer Lake . Monday July 4 th, Parade 11 am on M-86 from Colon High School to Old Wood Crafters  (Lamb knit) …

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Thank You

Press Release Heartfelt Appreciation In recognition of a most successful Christmas in Colon 2010 Thank You Sturgis Bank & Trust – Colon Banking Center Dawn & Phil’s Café Penny’s Salon & Spa Citizens Bank – Colon Branch M & M …

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2011 Get Together Performers Announced

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Hank Moorehouse, producer of the 74th Abbott Get Together, has announced the first wave of Get Together performers for the 2011 event.  Below is a pic and some brief background on these performers who will be in Colon Aug 3,4,5,6 …

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CHRISTMAS IN COLON 12/3/10 5PM TO 8PM

CHRISTMAS IN COLON FRIDAY DECEMBER 3, 2010 5 PM TO 8 PM LIST OF ACTIVITIES STURGIS BANK & TRUST Hot chocolate and popcorn DAWN & PHIL’S Drawing for (2) $50 gift certificates PENNY’S SALON & SPA Pampered Chef; Longaberger baskets; …

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Halloween in Colon

2010 Halloween activities  in Colon Colon Grange Haunted House  563 E. State St. Oct 15, 16 & 17                  Oct 22, 23 & 24                       Oct 29, 30 & 31 Only $3 per person!                          Open …

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Colon Chamber of Commerce Invites Community to Potluck Dinner

ATTENTION: COLON COMMUNITY AND FRIENDS OF THE COLON FOOD PANTRY You are Cordially Invited to attend a Potluck Dinner to be held on Saturday, November 6, 2010 at 6:00 pm. in the Fellowship Hall of the Colon United Methodist Church. …

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Michigan Hummingbird Festival Follow-up

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Once again this year, event organizers were worried that an early morning rain would detract from this year’s festival. Before 8:00 am, phone calls started coming in to River Lake Inn asking if the 4th Annual Michigan Hummingbird Festival were …

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Colon Historical Marker Finds a new Home

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The Colon Historical Marker that tells about Blackstone has a new home. This Marker use to be located on the lawn of the Colon Township Library, it is now located in the new Colon Community Park on West State St.

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Dedication of Liberty Tree Memorial to be held in the Colon Community Park

August 14th Proclaimed Liberty Tree Day in Colon Dedication of  Liberty Tree Memorial to be held in the Colon Community Park When a special American Liberty Elm is dedicated in Colon it will be much more than a tree.  It …

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