A son, Oliver William Drenth, was born to Samuel and Chelsea Drenth of East Jordan Feb. 2, 2012, at Charlevoix Area Hospital. Oliver weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces at birth. His sibling is Zander Drenth. Grandparents are Kimon Criner of East Jordan, Bridgette Criner of East Jordan, Gail Drenth of Ellsworth, and Steve Drenth of Tennessee.
A son, Russell Scott Olson, was born to Scott and Brenda Olson of Charlevoix Feb. 2, 2012, at Charlevoix Area Hospital. Russell weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces at birth. His siblings are Shane Olseon, Paige Preseau and Isaac Preseau. Grandparents are Jan McCrimmon of Charlevoix, David and Peg McCrimmon of Caseville, Sharon Bechtel of Kalamazoo, and Leroy and Penny Olson of Muskegon. Great-grandmother is Janet McCrimmon of Caseville.
A daughter, Nevaeh R. Cochran, was born to Biancha Cochran Feb 4, 2012, at Charlevoix Area Hospital. Nevaeh weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces at birth.
Thursday, Feb. 9
Petoskey Duplicate Bridge Club meets noon Thursday at 2144 Cemetery Road, Petoskey. All players welcome. Visit www.petoskeybridgeclub.com or call (231) 881-0829 for information.
The Rotary Club of Charlevoix meets 7:30 a.m. every Thursday at the Flap Jack Family Restaurant, 102 W. Carpenter, Charlevoix. Call (231) 547-0360.
Friday, Feb. 10
Up North Network of BNI meets every Friday at the Charlevoix Public Library. Meetings are from 7-8:30 a.m. and visitors are welcome. For information or a reservation to attend, call Bill Ulvund, (231) 881-6700.
Petoskey Duplicate Bridge Club meets at noon Fridays at 2144 Cemetery Road, Petoskey. Players with 0-99 points welcome. Visit www.petoskeybridgeclub.com or call (231) 881-0829 for information.
Free computer class 1 p.m. every Friday at Boyne District Library in Boyne City. For information call (231) 582 -7861 or Ron Grunch, (231) 582-6974.
Petoskey Friendship Center activities Friday, Feb. 10: water fitness 8 a.m. at Holiday Inn Express; exercise 9:15 a.m.; senior sharing 10 a.m.; music 11 a.m.; soup and salad 11:30 a.m.; lunch at noon: beef stew, cauliflower, red cabbage.
Boyne Area Senior Center activities Thursday, Feb. 9: Wii bowling; lunch at noon: beef stew, cauliflower, red cabbage. Activities Friday, Feb. 10: Valentine's dinner; turkey raffle; Backwood's Maestro; lunch at noon: turkey, potato and gravy, stuffing, carrots.
Harbor Springs Friendship Center activities Friday, Feb. 10: coffee 10-11:30 a.m.; lunch at noon: goulash, carrots, peas, garlic bread, fruit cocktail; Lark's Lake 4:30 p.m.
Huber Senior Center activities Friday, Feb. 10: shuffleboard 10 a.m.; stretch and strengthen 10:45 a.m.; salad bar 11:30 a.m.; lunch at noon: beef stew, cauliflower, red cabbage. The Huber Center is located on East Brutus Road, just west of U.S. 31, in Brutus. Hours are 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesdays and Fridays. Phone (231) 529-8803.
The Wawatam Area Senior Center winter hours for congregate meals are 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 1 p.m. Sunday. The center is open every day at noon for recreation, Wii, card games and use of computers (Internet service). The center is located on Cedar Street in Mackinaw City.