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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2016

The Sounds and Sights Festival will hold its fourth Chelsea Chalk Art Contest during its line of activities on Saturday, July 30. Participants of all abilities and ages are encouraged to help transform the concrete below the iconic Chelsea Clocktower, located at 310 North Main St., into vibrant colors and works of art from 8 […]

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  (Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) One of the most popular features of the Sounds and Sights Festival is the KidZone, sponsored by Robin Hill Farms and Kimber Zatkovich of Reinhart Realtors. The special area offers activities for children of all ages on both Friday and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 23rd, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Stephanie Toon for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Rotary Club would like everyone to mark their calendars now for Rotary Night at the Purple Rose Theater on Oct. 13. Proceeds from this fundraiser will benefit the Chelsea Rotary school scholarships. The play is “Morning After Grace.” Ticket prices […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 21st, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Art Market, curated by River Gallery on behalf of Chelsea Area Festivals and Events, features cool, hip and affordable art from emerging artists and craft persons on July 29-30 from noon to 8 p.m. on West and East Middle […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 20th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Now in its seventh week, Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights, presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, continues its free summer concert series Thursday, July 21 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Professional artists perform at 11 staged areas located throughout […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 20th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Chelsea Area Festivals and Events is pleased to add The Kielbasa Kings Polka Band to the 40th annual Sounds and Sights Festival. Presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, the weekend event features national and regional live music acts, […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Alison Mackie for the information in this story.) If hearing an update from the Gretchen Driskell campaign while enjoying great art and light refreshments as The Ladybugs strum their merry ukelele tunes in the background sounds like an interesting night out, then you won’t want to miss the reception […]

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Now in its sixth week, Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights, presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, continues its free summer concert series Thursday, July 14th from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. This week the Chelsea Monitor Base Ball team will provide old-time games for kids of all ages across from the […]

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By Crystal Hayduk The Purple Rose Theatre Company (PRTC) closes its 25th anniversary season with “Morning’s At Seven,” a captivating comedy set in a small, Midwest town in 1938. According to Michelle Mountain, the show’s director, it’s “full of heart and humor and love.” The folksy three-act play covers two transformative days in the life […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 6th, 2016

Now in its fifth week, Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights, presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, continues its free summer concert series Thursday, July 7 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Professional artists perform at eleven staged areas located throughout downtown Chelsea featuring music, dance, family entertainment, and magic. This week magician, Jeff Wawrzaszek […]

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