Carnival Night. Join us for popcorn, guess the jelly beans, and more! Spend the night winning a prize or two and having fun with your littles! Admission is $5 from 4-7pm. Funday’s Family Fun Cafe, Summit Oaks Mall. 2151 Ferguson Rd. Suite 104, Jackson.
safeTALK Suicide Prevention Training. safeTALK is a half-day alertness training that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Free to attend, $25 Social Work or Nursing CEUs. LifeWays, 1200 North West Avenue, 8 AM to 12 Noon.
Good Friday Services. Encounter Church, 620 Robinson Rd, Jackson. 5:30 to 7 PM: Interactive Service. 7 PM: Worship Service.
Live Music at Jackson Coffee Company. 7 PM to 10 PM. Join us every Friday night for live music and a great cup of coffee! 201 S. Mechanic Street, Jackson.
Easter Egg Hunt at Jackson College. 10 AM to 12 Noon. Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 0-10 starts promptly at 10:30 AM. Popcorn, Inflatables, photos with Easter Bunny and more fun for all. Jackson College Central Campus.
Re/Max Mid Michigan Presents “Peter Rabbit”. Doors open at 12:30 P.M. Film Starts at 1:00 P.M. Free Admission. Medium Popcorn and Pop Combo for $2. Michigan Theatre.
Sandhill Crane VIneyards Adult Easter Egg Hunt. This egg hunt is for adults only 21+ (sorry kiddos!) as the prizes are redeemable for wine-themed things. Hunt through the vineyard for eggs filled with the chance to win gift certificates, wine tastings, bottle sale-coupons, among other fun things. We will start the hunt promptly at noon, so be sure to get here early so you can find all the good stuff! We will have live music, from Robyn Bonucchi Marriott 2-4:30PM. We will have food specials too. Come hunt, listen to live music, wine, & eat with us! Once again, this event is for 21+ only. Sandhill Crane Vineyards, 4724 Walz Rd. Jackson.
Homebuyer Education Class. Community Action Agency offers a Homebuyer Education workshops for those interested in pursuing homeownership. The goal of the class is to provide an opportunity to learn more about the home buying process and eliminate the mystery and confusion surrounding the process. The CAA Jackson offices will be offering a FREE Homebuyer Education class on Saturday, April 20th, from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM. The class will be held at Community Action Agency at 1214 Greenwood, Jackson, MI 49203. Registration is required as seating is limited. For those working, unable to attend the six hour class, or busy that day, Community Action Agency also offers a self-paced online version for $99 at: www.ehomeamerica.org/caa. For more information and to register, contact Lisa, at PH# (517) 539-8266, or email@example.com
“Big L” Album Release Party of Larry Sumner. Tickets are $9 for seniors, $10 Advance and $15 day of show. Show starts at 8:00 P.M. Michigan Theatre.
Queens Community-Wide Holiday Dinner on Easter Sunday. People of Jackson would like to invite you as a guest to a Community-Wide Holiday Dinner on Easter Sunday at 2:00 PM Queen’s Parish Social Center, 811 S. Wisner, Jackson. It’s not just a dinner, it’s the hospitality of Jesus alive and well among us! Have you lost a loved one? Are you new to the community? Are you spending Easter alone? If so, come share this holiday table! Please call 517-784-9212 between 9 AM and 9 PM for reservations and let them know if transportation is needed. RSVP by Tuesday, April 16 for transportation, and by Saturday, April 20 for dinner. Please Note: Doors will not open until 1:15 PM, and the single seating for dinner is at 2:00pm.
Cascades Manor Easter Brunch. We would love for your family and friends to come and enjoy an Easter Brunch here at Cascades Manor! We will be serving some of the classic dishes that you are accustomed to enjoying for Easter! Reservations are required. Please call 517-784-1500 to make your reservation. Seatings are available at 11:30, 12:00, 2:00 & 2:30.
Easter Celebration at Bethel Church, Jackson. Come celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ! “If you are looking for a place to worship during Easter or if this will be your first time exploring what church is all about, we would love to have you join us. We provide excellent childcare for young families and also do our best to help those who are new to feel right at home, regardless what your background is. We come as we are to follow Jesus and help others follow Jesus.” For more information, visit the Facebook event page.