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St Vincent de Paul used clothing store!

From 12:00PM to 4:30PM

St Vincent de Paul used clothing store, 102 Williams Street, Big Rapids, MI -- open 12 noon until 4:30pm Monday thru Friday is having a HUGE MARCH MADNESS SALE ON ALL WINTER CLOTHES FOR 25 CENTS EACH UNLESS OTHERWISE MARKED FOR THE WHOLE MONTH OF MARCH! Come shop with us for the best prices in town!

Shamrocks for Muscular Dystrophy

Instant Cash Big Rapids is selling Shamrocks for Muscular Dystrophy through March 17th. The green shamrocks are $1 and the gold shamrocks are $5. Stop by Instant Cash located at 605 3rd Ave/M20 (Behind Sunoco/Arby) on the east side of Big Rapids to purchase your shamrocks and help reach a goal of $800, which will send 1 local child to MD Camp this summer. MDA provides families with neuromuscular diseases with flu shots, physical, occupational, & respiratory services in addition to sending kids to summer camp at no cost to the families. Show your support by purchasing your shamrock today!

Hands Helping Paws - Riley Mackenzie Fund

From 6:00PM to 11:00PM

Monday, March 3rd at 6pm begins the silent auction with fiber arts, quilts, pottery, prints and more! The auction for the Riley Mackenzie Fund will take place at Crankers Brewery (213 South State Street, Big Rapids Mi.) It it $15 per person to enter and all bids close and are final at 7:30pm. Included in the entry fee are heavy hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar. Tickets are available at Fairman's Apparel, Patterson's Flowers, Cranker's Brewery in Big Rapids, Chemical Bank in Reed City, and at the door! For more information please visit and/or All proceeds go directly to animals in need!