Chelsea – Groups and Clubs

Groups and Clubs

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Groups and Clubs

American Legion (Herbert J. McKune) Post 31

1700 Ridge, PO Box 293, Chelsea 48118

(734) 475-1964

Sponsors the annual Joe Merkel golf outing every May, the annual 4th of July Chicken Barbecue, September family night, and flag retirement ceremony that includes the Digger Award, honoring a Legion member. The Winter Carnival is the 1st weekend of February with euchre night, fishing derby for adults and kids, weather permitting, and a Saturday night music fest. Gives to local veterans and families in need. Sponsors two Chelsea High School juniors with scholarships. Meets 1st Thurs. Dues $50. Check website for event updates. chelseapost31.org

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Chelsea Amateur Radio Club, Inc.

PO Box 664, Manchester 48158

Michelle Dye (734) 717-5660

Promotes amateur radio as a hobby and public service. Practice broadcasts Tues. 8:30 p.m., 145.450 MHz. Operates severe weather reporting program. Meets 4th Tues. 7 p.m. at Chelsea Police Department, 311 S. Main. wd8iel.com

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Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce

222 S. Main, ste. B

(734) 475-1145

Community website, brochures, maps, and other information on Chelsea-area businesses, events, walking tours, schools, and more. For visitors, residents, and for relocation. hello@chelseamich.com, chelseamich.com

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Chelsea Area Garden Club

Merrill Crockett, (209) 559-7981

Gardeners, from amateur to master, share information and sponsor programs. Club members plant and maintain flower beds in downtown Chelsea and at the Chelsea District Library, and support horticulture-related community projects, including the Chelsea Senior Center Intergenerational Garden. Dues $15. Meets Sept.-May, 2nd Mon. at 1 p.m. at Chelsea First United Methodist Church, 128 Park. See us on Facebook. chelseaareagardenclub.mi@gmail.com, chelseagardenclub.com

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Chelsea Area Historical Society

128 Jackson St., across from the historic depot, in the 1853 Boyd House. (734) 476-2010

Maintains Chelsea history archives and museum, including the recently restored 1911 Flanders motorcycle. Museum open Sat. noon-3 p.m. year-round, summer Thurs. during Sounds & Sights 6:30-8:30pm. president@chelseahistory.org, chelseahistory.org

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Chelsea Area Women's Service Club

17684 W. Old US-12

(734) 272-2453

Provides community enrichment, holds annual fundraiser for community projects, local charitable organizations and Chelsea High School student scholarships. Dues $30. Meets Sept.-May, usually 2nd Wed. of the month. chelseaareawomensserviceclub@gmail.com, chelseaareawomensserviceclub.org

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Chelsea Athletic Boosters

PO Box 428, Chelsea 48118

Darlene Regis, (734) 604-2238

Volunteers raise funds to promote and support student athletics. Meets 3rd Wed. 7 p.m. at Chelsea High School, 740 N. Freer. chelseabulldogs.net/main/boosters

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Chelsea Community Fair

20501 Old US-12 Hwy.

(734) 475-1270

Volunteer board organizes the fair and related activities at the Chelsea Fairgrounds held annually in Aug. chelseafair@gmail.com, chelseafair.org

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Chelsea Depot Association

125 Jackson St., (PO Box 93, Chelsea 48118)

(734) 475-0862

Maintains and rents out the restored depot building. Events for up to 100 people. No dues. Meets 3rd Wed., 5 p.m. To rent the depot, email Marsi at marsi@chelseadepot.com, chelseadepot.com