Michigan State Grange
2017-2018 Michigan State Grange Officers



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Master: Christopher Johnston
Overseer: Jackie Bishop
Lecturer: Sharon Popler
Steward: Barbara Castle
Asst. Steward: Tim Johnston
​Lady Asst. Steward: Barbara Johnston
Chaplain: Jeff Swainston
Treasurer: Kevin Young
Secretary: Peggy Johnston
Gatekeeper: Walt Murphy
Ceres: Nancy Swainston
Pomona: Karen Strouse
Flora: Tricia Eidsmoe
Executive Committee:
     Ron Ely
     Dale Moore
     Doris Felton
Pianist: Kevin Young
CAN YOU HELP??

MICHIGAN STATE GRANGE WISH LIST
If you can help out the Michigan State Grange with some of the items listed on the list below, it would be greatly appreciated. Your help would reduce the office supply cost for this next year. Please consider giving.

Mail it to Michigan State Grange, 404 S. Oak Street, Durand, MI 48429. Thank you!
  • 1st class stamps. (Books or rolls)
  • Black ink cartridges HP 61XL
  • Color ink cartridges HP 61
  • 8 1/2 x 11 copy paper (reams) 20# weight
  • 11 x 17 copy paper (reams) 20# weight (for MGN)
  • #10 White business envelopes
  • 6 x 9 OR 9 x 12 Manila envelopes
  • Pencils. #2 lead
  • Bic Round Stic Grip Pens - fine tip - black ink
  • Sticky note pads
  • Paper clips - large or small
  • White address labels 1” x 2 5/8”
Views since 2015 State Session
Starting October 19, 2015
PBS's "Spotlight On"
​The Grange Video
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GOOD DAY!

Get the new quarterly publication from The National Grange!
The year subscription is only $16.00.

​​Get it for yourself, your Grange or as a gift for another member or even that potential member!
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Michigan Farmer Hall
of Fame


Want to join the Michigan Farmer Hall of Fame??  Click the links below for the applications to either be inducted or join as a member.

Click here to apply to be inducted into the Michigan Farmer Hall of Fame

Click here to apply as a member of the Michigan Farmer Hall of Fame

BACK ON THE AIR!!

It can be found online at www.grangeradio.org, where Grangers have a place they can go to listen to family and farmer friendly music while staying up to date on the latest Grange news and events.

​​The station also has an active Facebook page at www.facebook.com/GrangeRadio.

​​You can add your voice to Grange Radio by recording a short “bumper” or becoming a contributor. To learn more, go to the website.
150th Anniversary of the Grange!
Click here for a packet of interesting information and
​ideas for ways to celebrate our sesquicentennial!

Michigan Grange Pins

Available for $5.00 each, if shipped, will cost more.

Contact the State Secretary to purchase or to sell.

Proceeds will go towards celebrating
​Michigan State Grange's 150th Anniversary​​​​​​
Grange members from Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan gathered at Home Grange #129 in Ceresco, Michigan for the
​Midwest Youth/Junior Conference and the Great Lakes Grange Leaders Conference.

​​Charlene Espenshade, NG Youth Director, Jenn Nauss, NG Youth Team Member,
​Tessa Taft, NG Youth Team Member, Samantha Wilkins, NG Junior Director and
​Betsy Huber, NG Master were all in attendance.

T​​ours included Tracy Myers Malone’s Horse Farm and Roland Winter’s Grange Museum. Crafts, games, workshops, contests and tons of fun were enjoyed by all.
​The conference is now known as the "Midwest Grange Leadership Conference."
​Check them out on Facebook.