Busy, busy, busy!

Have you noticed the beautiful flowers around town? GPA has been busy working with Michigan's Grayling Mainstreet to make sure that town looks beautiful. … [Read more...]

Fashion Show tickets

For fashion show tickets, call 348-4945 or pick them up at North Country Corner or Northern Girlz (the new Lumberyard Shoppes), or from GPA members. … [Read more...]

Update 3/3

Pictionary, spring beautification, Shop Grayling First Cards and even October's Arts & Crafts Show are currently being worked on. We continue to grow with some awesome new members! Festival of Trees and the Bearly Used Christmas Store were huge successes once again. We're so appreciative of our community being tremendously supportive. New officers have taken over for 2016, and GPA was even nominated for our local Chamber of Commerce's "Member of the Year" award. We have increased our … [Read more...]

Update Oct.5, 2015

Planning is well underway for the upcoming Festival of Trees celebration, Nov.14-29. Be sure to stop at the GPA booth during downtown's Girls Night Out. We'll be in front of Trust Fall Records, Oct.10. Our Beautification Committee is already working to design the flower boxes for next summer. We are now meeting at Gray Rock Pub & Grub, Tuesdays at noon. We always welcome new members! … [Read more...]

Shop Grayling First Cards now available

 Shop Grayling First Coupon cards are now available. $25 with hundreds of dollars worth of savings at 57 of your favorite local businesses. Available at the Chamber of Commerce, Avalanche office or any GPA member. … [Read more...]

Fashion Show

The 2015 Fashion Show, held at the Camp Grayling Officers Club was a huge success! Models and stores did a wonderful job showing off their fashions. Kudos to the Fashion Show Committee for all their hard work. … [Read more...]

Summer planting

The Beautification Committee has been hard at work preparing gardens for the summer. A group of ladies planted flowers in the boxes on the I75 bridge and some of the big urns around town. Great job! More is yet to come. … [Read more...]

January 2015

While many of our members have gone south for the winter, those of us who are braving the cold meet for GPA every other week, first and third Tuesdays of the month at the Dead Bear Brewery. (formerly Mainstream Steak)  Once April hits, we'll be meeting weekly. Festival of Trees was a big hit once again! Last month, GPA made a sizeable donation to the new Cancer Center at the Grayling hospital. We also made a donation to Wellington Farm so that they could finish restoring their historic Loom … [Read more...]

October 2014 update

GPA's Beautification Committee has changed the decorations on the I-75 BL bridge to reflect the fall season and have been working on the various gardens around town that they are responsible for. We have had our last meeting for the year at the Grayling Country Club - they are now closed for the season. We will hold the remainder of our 2014 meetings at the Dead Bear Brewing Co. (formerly Mainstream Restaurant). Every Tuesday, noon. The Arts & Crafts Show held Oct.4 was well attended. … [Read more...]

Update August 2014

GPA has had a busy summer so far! Members have been involved planting and watering gardens, selling "Shop Grayling First" cards and making plans for Junque in the Trunk. Grayling's Annual "Junque in the Trunk" is annually scheduled for 10am-3pm on the Saturday before Labor Day. Stop at the Glen's/Mini Mall parking lot and pick up some "treasures" at this community garage sale. Rain or shine. This event, held for the tenth year, is a fundraiser for the Grayling Promotional Association which … [Read more...]