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07/28/14: Don’t miss the deadline for registering for fall soccer-act now, the registration deadline is 5:00 pm this Friday, August 1, 2014!  All youth in the Clare area are welcome and parents are encouraged to sign up their children ages pre-Kindergarten – 8th grades, based on the 2014-2015 school year, for the Clare Youth Soccer program.  Forms may be picked up at City Hall Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, or you can also download one to complete before you arrive.

Cost of registration is just $25.00.  You may mail-in, walk-in or drop your registration form with payment at Clare City Hall (202 W 5th St). Registration forms received after 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 1st  will NOT be accepted. For questions on the Youth Soccer League, please contact Joy Simmer at 386-7541 ext. 213.


07/17/14: On Saturday, Aug. 2 beginning at 9 a.m., the Depot Committee is seeking volunteers 16 years and older to pound in nails on the interior of the depot which were left in place when the depot was gutted in preparation for the move to Fourth Street in April.  Special carpentry skills are not needed; just a hammer, gloves, safety glasses, appropriate footwear--and perhaps ear plugs.  A hot dog lunch will be provided for volunteers. The Clare Depot is located on 4th Street across from the Clare Castle Senior Center. To volunteer, please contact Diane Lyon.

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There are two electronics recycling days scheduled in August in Clare County.


The first is set to take place on August 1 between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm.  Drop-off sites are:   Harrison Administration office

Clare-Gladwin RESD south door

Clare bus garage

Beaverton Middle School (old metal shop)


Examples of things that we WILL take:

computers (desktops, laptops, towers, etc.), printers (laser, thermal, dot-matrix ink-jet, etc.), copiers, facsimiles (faxes), televisions, scanners, LCD monitors, keyboards, mice, phones, uninterrupted power supplies (UPS), data projectors, document cameras, digital cameras, camcorders, tape players, DVD players, VCR players, radios, stereo equipment, speakers, etc.

The only exceptions are lead acid batteries.


The second is set to take place on August 9 from 8am-2pm in the parking lot of Clare City Hall.  There will be a $5.00 ea. charge of disposing of Old CRT (Picture Tube) type monitors or TV sets. For more information, please view this event flyer.



The Clare Municipal Airport will host a community concert and ice cream social on Monday, August 11.

For more information, please view this event flyer.




2014 Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Northern Oaks Recycling and Disposal Facility

Wednesday, September 17 

10 am – 2 pm

513 County Farm Road 


Free of Charge

Acceptable items include: oil-based paints, aerosol cans, acids and bases, batteries, bulbs, cleaners, pesticides, solvents, motor oils, antifreeze, mercury containing thermometers/thermostats, other chemicals and electronics

Excluded items include: Freon containing appliances, radioactive material, explosives

Limit of 100 pounds per household and 3,500 pound cutoff excluding e-waste and used oil

Households only; no businesses or commercial or industrial facilities


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