Be sure to check out the red barn filled with farm animals and lots of great information about them in the Nature’s Creation of Life area at the Chelsea Community Fair. Please enjoy the photo gallery from the barn below.
Please enjoy a few photos of scenes from Tuesday night at the Chelsea Community Fair.
By Elizabeth Richardson Nothing is sweeter than the taste of maple syrup from local Michigan trees. Jane and John Kelly started over 10 years ago what they thought would be just a little hobby tapping sugar maple trees and making syrup. They had the trees, learned how to do it and began by making syrup [...]
Katrina Luckhardt, dairy superintendent, says this year’s dairy entry at the Chelsea Community Fair is the largest one in the last 5-6 years and four of the five dairy breeds will be represented. Visitors to the dairy barn will see Holstein, Guernsey, Jersey and Brown Swiss. The only one that’s missing is the Ayrshire. Holstein [...]
Mason and Tanner Trinkle had a brotherly night to remember on the opening day of the Chelsea Community Fair. Despite severe weather that caused the cancellation of both the Children’s Parade and the Demolition Derby, the pig show went on as scheduled in the Multi-Purpose Arena. Mason, a freshman at Chelsea High School, took grand [...]
The Chelsea City Council held a work session on Monday night, Aug. 18 to continue discussion concerning two proposals from Lima Township to annex parcels of land into the city for housing developments following requests of the township from two different developers. The first development is Lima Springs, which would be located behind Chelsea Ridge, [...]
Be sure to stop by the Nature’s Creation of Life exhibit in the red barn while you are at the Chelsea Community Fair that begins Tuesday, Aug. 19 and runs through Saturday, Aug. 23. Expected are a pregnant cow that will hopefully give birth during fair hours, a sow and multiple piglets, several young lambs, [...]
Should there be severe weather while you are attending the Chelsea Community Fair, here is what’s posted. Go to your cars, start your engines and leave the windows cracked. It’s your choice whether you decide to stay or leave the fairgrounds. Listen for official announcements from fair officials, including the employees who are running the [...]
When the 16 entries of beef cattle arrived at the Chelsea Community Fair grounds on Monday night, one walked calmly into his new home for the next five days. Diesel, sporting a shiny leather halter, and owned by Mackenzie Schneider, 14, arrived at the cattle barn looking like he owned the place. In fact, several [...]