Banks Township Calendar of Events and Organizations
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Calendar of Events 2016
April 18th -Township Board meeting @ 6pm
May 3rd-CharEm millage election for special education millage renewal.
May 14th-Community Clean-Up Day. Please notice that there is a new location this year: it is at the corner of Main and Church Street, across from the school.
May 20th-May 21st -Breezeway Community Garage Sales - Register with East Jordan Chamber of Commerce to be included on the map and listing of sales!
May 23rd -Township Board meeting @ 6pm
June 17th-June 28th -Ellsworth Pig Roast & Games: A small town celebration of food, family and fun! Find us on Facebook! Ellebration
June 20th -Township Board meeting @ 6pm
July 1st-2016 Summer tax bills are in the mail.
July 18th -Township Board meeting @ 6pm
August 2nd -Primary Election
August 22nd -Township Board meeting @ 6pm
September 14th -2016 Summer tax bills are due.
September 15th-September 16th - September 17th -Paddle Antrim Festival - a celebration of small town life on the waterways.Paddle Antrim and Facebook Event and Facebook Paddle Antrim
September 19th -Township Board meeting @ 6pm
October 17th -Township Board meeting @ 6pm
November 8th -General Election, polls will be open from 7am to 8pm.
November 21st -Township Board meeting @ 6pm
December 1st -2016 Winter tax bills are in the mail.
December 10th -Breakfast with Santa: Free breakfast and photos with Santa at the Township Hall, 9 to 11 am. Sponsored by Ellsworth Lioness Club.
December 19th -Township Board meeting @ 6pm
American Legion Jansen-Richardson Post #488
John Hastings, PO Box 72, Ellsworth, MI 49729
Atwood Christian Reformed Church
10090 N. US-31, Atwood, MI (231)599-3290
Banks Township Hall
6520 Center Street, PO Box 68, Ellsworth, Michigan 49729
(231) 588-6126 Fax (231) 588-2079 Email: Bankstownship@bankstownship.net
Banks Township Historical Society
7256 Atwood Road, Ellsworth, MI 49729
Belltower Reformed Church
8033 Church Rd., Ellsworth (231) 588-2844
Ebenezer Christian School
9641 White St.
Ellsworth, MI 49729
Ellsworth Christian Reformed Church
9323 Main St., Ellsworth, MI (231) 588-7805
Ellsworth Community Schools
Aaron Gaffney, Superintendent
9467 Park St.
Ellsworth, MI 49627
Ellsworth Lions and Lioness Club
King Lion: Dave Heeres (231) 675-7741
Lioness President: Donna Heeres (231) 588-7741
Ellsworth Pig Roast
Contact: Lynn Spearing, 231-676-0935
PO Box 68, Ellsworth, Michigan 49729 Facebook page
Ellsworth Wesleyan Church
6346 Elm St., Ellsworth, MI (231)588-7455
Good Samaritan Family Services
Food Pantry and Resale Shop
PO Box 206
9746 Main St., Ellsworth, MI (231)588-2208
Moms and Tots Center
9100 Pleasant Hill Road, PO Box 206, Ellsworth, MI (231)588-2200
Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) of Ellsworth Community Schools
Contact: Ellsworth Community School (231) 588-2544