Iosco County


The Iosco County Republicans meet on the second Friday of each month alternating between  Mancino's in Oscoda and Big Boy in East Tawas.  The meetings are at 7:30 a.m.

Although these meetings include the Executive Committee, all who are interested are welcome to attend and join with the Iosco County Republicans.


The Sunrise Side Republican Women's Club holds monthly meetings on the 4th Monday of the month.  The location and speaker will be announced for each meeting.  Unless otherwise stated, the lunch will be at 11:30 a.m.

The officers are: Dawn Campbell, President, 989-305-6501, Linda Glomski, Vice President, 739-7170, Rachel McCready Secretary, 362-2337, and Treasurer - Tessa Weed, 916-6905.

Don't forget, dues were due in January, they remain the same at $20. You can send dues and correspondence to SSRWC P.O. Box 234 Tawas City, MI 48764.  As always articles of interest and club news can be found at our Facebook page Sunrise Side Republican Women's Club.

The summer picnic on July 13th will be at the Lakewood Shores Pavilion in Oscoda at 6:00 p.m.  The cost is $15 per person.  Lt. Gov. Brian Calley and Dr. Jim Hines who are running next year for governor will be speaking.

The public is welcome and invited.

MEETING -- Friday, July 14, 2017 at 7:30 a.m.
Big Boy, East Tawas

Call to Order

Pledge of Allegiance

Roll Call

Approval of Agenda

Approval of Minutes

Treasurer's Report

Chairman's Report

Vice-Chair's Report


Committee Reports

A. Membership Committee Report
B. County Commissioners Report

Old Business

A. Sunrise Side Republican Women's Club
B. Tea Party Report
C. Parades

New Business

A. State Party Update
B. 5th District Update
C. E-mail and Correspondence
D. Meeting Schedule


All Republicans are welcome to attend and contribute their thoughts to our discussions.


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July Activities

Fourth of July Parade – Oscoda Au Sable

Date: July 4, 2017 Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Event Description Parade down US 23 beginning at Cedar Lake and heading south to Mill Street. at 11 AM (slated)  Registration is free. Line up behind Cedar Lake School at noon. Please call the Oscoda Chamber of Commerce to register 989-739-7322

Community Picnic -- A Community Picnic, hosted by the Oscoda Rotary and Oscoda Lions Club, will be held at the Oscoda Beach Park. Starting at 5 p.m. the Lions and Rotary Clubs will be selling hot dogs, chips, apple pie and soft drinks while kids enjoy games, sand castle building, and splash pad!

Oscoda Au Sable Fireworks

Date: July 4, 2017 Time: 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Event Description The annual fireworks display provided- by the Oscoda and Au Sable Townships will be held at dusk at the Oscoda Beach Park observatory pier.  Please come and enjoy all the fun and excitement of this important day in our nation.  Bring your chairs and refreshments but be sure to clean up after yourself. 


Tawas Area Fourth of July Parade

Date: July 4, 2017 Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Event Description The annual 4th of July parade will be held on Newman St. at 11 am and continue along US 23 ending on Whittemore St. in Tawas City.  Line up on streets off Lincoln on the west side of Newman starting at 9:30 am.  They ask that candy be passed out along the parade route and not be thrown from vehicles.  There is a registration fee.  Register at the Tawas Area Chamber of Commerce and you will receive your line up location.  Make checks payable to Tawas Area Chamber of Commerce. 989-362-8643 or Fax 989-362-7880.

Harbor Park Bouncy House Extravaganza! Open July 1st – 4th

Tawas Area Fireworks

Date: July 4, 2017 Time: Dusk

Event Description The annual fireworks display will be held at dusk from a barge in Tawas Bay positioned offshore in a central location  between East Tawas and Tawas City.  The location will provide optimum viewing of the fireworks over the Bay from the waterfront parks in both cities and the East Tawas State Dock.


Hale Area Fourth of July Parade

 Date: July 1, 2017 Time: 12:00 PM

Event Description It will start lining up behind Kocher's Market at 11:00 AM.  The parade will go North on M-65 past the light and will be turning left into the Hale School's building. Registration forms will be available at The Plainfield Township Hall.



 Iosco County Republicans will have floats in all the parades.  You are welcome to join us and use our floats or enter your own vehicle.  If you have signs you want displayed on the floats, make sure we have them ahead of time.  You are welcome to pass out literature, candy, etc. if you are operating from our float. 

Sunrise Side Republican Women’s Annual Picnic


Date:          Thursday, July 13, 2017
         Place:         Lakewood Shores Pavilion, Oscoda, Mi
         Time:          6:00 p.m.
         Cost:           $15 per Person 

 Barbequed Chicken
Salads, Dessert & Beverages

Speakers -- Gubernatorial Candidates Lt. Gov. Brian Calley & Dr. Jim Hines
Raffle Prizes – Fun – Good Food

Reservations – Call Sonia Glass – 989-739-9731, 989-750-8052,
or Jane Hayward -- 989-739-3126

Detach and mail to Sonia Glass, 4273 W. Cedar Lake Rd., Greenbush, MI  48738,
Make checks payable to SSRWC

Names of people attending:________________________________
Amount enclosed: ______________