Otis Pottery 01691 M-66 N East Jordan, MI 49727 HOURS Sunday noon-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Winter hours vary. Please call (231) 536-7856 before your visit to make sure we will be open.)
Friends of the Jordan River Watershed, organized in late 1990, is a grassroots, non-profit organization whose mission is to conserve the natural resources and protect the environmental quality of the Jordan River and its watershed.
Our goals include: Preserving the natural character of the river and watershed; Informing and educating the public about our activities and issues involving the Jordan River Watershed; Protecting water quality; Promoting wise resource management on public and private lands within the watershed; Facilitating the coordination of policies and actions of various individuals, groups, and agencies affecting the environment within the watershed; Developing financial resources to carry out our mission and goals; and Pursuing broad-based support for our activities.
Over the years, FOJ has hosted numerous public information seminars and activities and continues to network with many groups and organizations as well as mentoring students on water quality and natural resource issues. We steadfastly remain an advocate for the wild and scenic Jordan River and its watershed, seek ways to remediate abuses of the past and strive to balance sustainable use for the future.
FOJ needs and welcomes the support and participation of all those who value the pristine natural wonders freely found within the Jordan River Watershed. For more information, or to become a member, please visit our website or contact Ashley Cousens, our Program Director.
Castle Farms of Charlevoix is one of Michigan’s premier historic tour attractions and destination wedding venues. This beautiful French Renaissance castle built in 1918 features soaring stone towers, romantic courtyards and magnificent gardens, plus Norm, the Castle’s very own dragon! Museum quality collections showcased throughout the Castle include antique toys, castles, and royalty memorabilia from around the world. The Castle’s Outdoor Model Railroad is the largest in Michigan, with 68 G-scale trains steaming across more than 1/2 mile of track. The Castle also provides the perfect venue for weddings, proms, corporate events, or private parties. Open year round, Castle Farms is listed on the National and State Historic Registries.
Online Reservations can be made at http://www.eastjordancity.org.
Bathing beach, log pavilion, dump station, picnic tables, fire rings, on-site 24 hour management, private shower & restrooms, over 100 sites available, over 60 full hook-up sites
The Brook Retirement Communities offer a lifestyle to meet your needs for security, companionship and convenience without restricting your independence. Whether you are fully independent or need a little extra help, The Brook Retirement Communities have the capabilities to take care of you. You can choose privacy or you can surround yourself with fun activities and a warm circle of friends. Whatever you decide, know that life just gets better at the Brook.
The Good Samaritan Family Services is a Christian service ministry striving to assist families in need.
HOURS: Tues. 10am-7pm, Wed.&Thurs. 10am-4pm, Fri.&Sat. 10am-2pm
SPECIALTY: Food Pantry & Resale Shop/ Mom & Tots Center
Fast, Friendly and Affordable plumbing and heating solutions. All types of plumbing and heating repairs and installations. Fully licensed and insured with over 20 years experience. 24 hr emergency service.<BR><BR>
SPECIALTY: Plumbing & Heating
World Class Music – Right Here At Home!
The Vision of the Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra is that we will be
“the Resident Chamber Orchestra of Northern Michigan that produces a sustainable,
high-quality product that delights the community.”
One might call us Estate Planning Lawyers focused exclusively on old people but that’s not quite the whole cup of tea…. we do Estate Litigation, Wills, Trusts, Guardianship, Medicaid planning and believe it or not we help young people plan for their golden years too. We draft estate plans and draft powers of attorney and every other legal document necessary for a Family Toolbox or a Medicaid Toolbox or for an Estate Plan Toolbox. We plan for generations to come.… we even help you and your other advisors properly fund everything. We draft Ladybird Deeds where appropriate or maybe a situation warrants a Lion Cub Deed or Reverse Lion Cub Deed, we can help make that determination.
The Insurance Shop is a Northern Michigan independent insurance agency that is proud to offer over 25+ years of experience providing insurance coverage that is right for you and your family or business.
The Insurance Shop family has worked hard to build relationships over generations with our customers and companies giving up a much broader understanding of what you want and expect from your insurance agency.
We understand the Michigan market place. As the top writer of Bed & Breakfast insurance and the second largest writer of marine Charter Boat Insurance, we travel the state meeting our customers all year long and get that first-hand feeling of what they need.
The Insurance Shop has your answers and your insurance coverage. Whether it is Auto, RV, Marine, Homeowners, Commercial or Bed & Breakfast insurance, we are only a phone call away. This is a full line Insurance Agency offering all products throughout the entire state of Michigan.
HOURS: Mon-Thur 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Fri 9a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Golf … Ski … Lodging … Dining
Golf, Tennis, Ski, Pool, Hiking, Biking, Snow Boarding, Cross Country Skiing, Convention Center
PACKAGES: Golf & Ski
Things happen at Boyne Mountain. If you’ve been here, you know. If you haven’t, take our word. We understand how to have fun. And not just the kind of fun people talk about at work on Monday morning – but the kind that keeps you smiling to yourself all week long.
The Charlevoix County Farm Bureau is your gateway to Michigan Farm Bureau, the state’s largest general farm organization.
But Farm Bureau is not just for farmers: it works on the local level, in Lansing and in Washington D.C. to support member-directed action on environmental, food safety, property rights and economic issues. In addition,
Farm Bureau members can take advantage of many outstanding member benefits such as home, auto and life insurance, as well as customized health insurance plans administered by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.
Become part of the Charlevoix County Farm Bureau family today.
Renovated Victorian Inn, Located Uptown Near Lake Charlevoix, Shopping, Docks, & Snowmobile Trails. Proud Recipient of the 2005 East Jordan Area Renaissance Award. Landmark of East Jordan. Located Uptown near Lake Charlevoix, Shopping, Docks & Snowmobile Trails.
HOURS: Open Daily… Mon.-Sat. 8am-3pm; Sun. 8am-2pm; Supper by Appointment
Casual Fine Dining, Tasting Menus, Custom Menu Planning, Hors d’Oeuvres, SPECIALTY: Weddings, Showers, Receptions & Other Special Occasions.
SEATING: 60 – Additional Seating Available
UNITS: 4 Suites and 7 Bed & Breakfast Style Rooms
At Northern Michigan Dust Control, we provide dust control services using environmentally sensitive materials. We work with a number of industries including cement plants, farming operations, as well as private drives. We provide dust control by using lignosulfonates to build a flexible, hard, dust free surface in an environmentally sensitive way.
We have 25 years experience in the dust control field. If you have dust and are located in the state of Michigan, we can help.
Las Maracas is excited to bring their Mexican food and flare to the East Jordan restaurant scene!
Authentic Mexican food is a passion for the chefs who say “we will not make or serve anything that we would not eat or make for ourselves!”
In addition to serving lunch and dinner, Las Maracas also provides catering as well as group events and live entertainment in the “sala de eventos” next door.
And you can enjoy your favorite domestic beers and Mexican cervezas along with your authentic Mexican food!
Jordan River Arts Council
As a leader of the Jordan River area’s cultural community, the Jordan River Arts Council promotes, encourages, and nurtures the artistic endeavors of local residents and provides an organized framework through which quality workshops, classes, exhibits, programs and performances can be presented.
Recognizing its responsibility to nurture art in daily living and to provide participation opportunities in all areas of the arts, JRAC serves a diverse and growing community. To accomplish this mission, the Arts Council relies upon a volunteer Board of Directors and the cooperation and support of area communities.