Dexter – Groups and Clubs

Groups and Clubs

Dues are annual unless otherwise noted.

Groups and Clubs

American Legion, Post 557

8225 Dexter-Chelsea

(734) 426-4511

Veterans organization. Meets 1st Thurs. 7:30 p.m. Burger and fries or onion rings dinner every Thurs. 4:30-7 p.m. $7. Poppy sale early May. Women’s auxiliary meets 3rd Wed. 7 p.m. Sons of the American Legion meets 2nd Tues. 7 p.m. legionpost557@gmail.com, facebook.com/Dexter-American-Legion-Post-557

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Ann Arbor Model Railroad Club

3487 Broad

(734) 426-5100

Dues $60 (associate and junior, $25). Meets Wed. 7:30-9 p.m. Junior members must be accompanied by member parent or guardian. hvrrhs.org

 

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Dexter Area Chamber of Commerce

PO Box 478, Dexter 48130

(734) 576-6354

Annual golf outing, summer music series, membership dinner. Board meets last Wed. each month, 9 a.m., Dexter Wellness Center. info@dexterchamber.org, dexterchamber.org

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Dexter Area Historical Society

3443 Inverness

(734) 426-2519

Supports and maintains the Dexter Area Historical Museum and Gordon Hall. Inspires the community to connect past with future. See website for meeting dates and location. dexmuseum@aol.com, dexterhistory.org

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Dexter Garden Club

7610 Ann Arbor St. (St. Andrew’s United Church of Christ Fellowship Hall, behind the church)

Deb Fredericks, (734) 646-7335

Hosts speakers on gardening and environmental topics. Teaches a monthly gardening class for preschoolers. Provides scholarships for high school students and grants for garden-related community projects. Hosts an annual plant sale and community “green day.” Meets monthly, 2nd Tues., 6:30 p.m. fred.deb.haddock@gmail.com, dextergardenclub.org

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Dexter Heritage Guild

3443 Inverness

(734) 426-2519 (museum); Pat Pudduck, president (734) 426-8952

Supports the Dexter Area Museum. Meetings at the museum: Jan.-Sept. on the 3rd and 4th Wed.; Oct.-Nov. every Wed. All meetings 10 a.m.–1 p.m.. dexmuseum@aol.com, dexterhistory.org/dexter-area-museum.html

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Dexter Knights of Columbus, Council 2959

8265 Dexter Chelsea Rd.

(734) 426-5558

Fraternal order of Catholic men. Sponsors fish fry every Friday during Lent and an annual chicken broil. Meets 1st Wed. 7:30 p.m. at the Columbus Hall and Banquet Center in Dexter. Three-hundred-seat hall for rent for community events, fundraisers, weddings, parties. kofc.org

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Dexter Lions Club

P.O. Box 102, Dexter 48130

Chuck Hughes, (734) 426-5336

Involved in eyesight programs, including screening children and distributing and recycling glasses. Awards scholarships for area students and contributes to Monument Park and other parks. Dues $75. Meets 1st and 3rd Thurs. 6:45 p.m., DAPCO Industries lunchroom, 2500 Bishop Cir. E. dexterlions.org

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Dexter Rotary Club

Funds projects that help families, youth, and the environment. Service projects include the Dexter Memorial Day Parade, college scholarships, student exchange, youth leadership program, Gordon Hall renovation, fresh produce and school supplies for families in need. Meets each Thurs. 7:30 p.m at the Fillmore Bar & Grill and Zoom (email for code). dexter.rotary@gmail.com, rotarydexter.org