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For groups and clubs, dues are annual unless otherwise noted.

American Legion

8225 Dexter-Chelsea [map]
(734) 426-4511

Veterans organization. Dues $50. Meets 1st Thurs. 7:30 p.m. Burger and fries dinner every Thurs. 4:30-6:30 p.m.. $5. Poppy sale early May. Women's auxiliary (dues $24) meets 3rd Wed. 7 p.m. Sons of the American Legion (dues $15) meets 2nd Tues. 7 p.m.

Ann Arbor Model Railroad Club

3487 Broad [map]
(734) 426-5100

Meets Wed. 7:30-10 p.m. Free open house 1st Wed. of each month at the Michigan Central Depot. Dues $60 (associate and junior, $25). Junior members must be accompanied by member parent or guardian. info@aamrc.org, aamrc.org

Dexter Area Chamber of Commerce

7444 Dexter Ann Arbor #B [map]
(734) 426-0887

Annual golf outing, summer music series, membership dinner, monthly membership events. Board meets 4th Fri. noon. Check website calendar for location. info@dexterchamber.org, dexterchamber.org

Dexter Area Historical Society

3443 Inverness [map]
(734) 426-2519

Supports and maintains the Dexter Area Historical Museum and Gordon Hall. Inspires the community to connect past with future. Board meets Feb.-Dec. 1st Thurs. 7:00 p.m. at the museum. dexmuseum@aol.com, dexterhistory.org

Dexter Garden Club

Janet Vecchio, (734) 673-9100

Hosts speakers on gardening and environmental topics. Teaches a monthly gardening class for preschoolers. Provides scholarships for high school students and grants for garden-related community projects. Hosts an annual plant sale and community "green day.." Meets Sept. - June, 2nd Tues., 7 p.m. at the Dexter Senior Center, 7720 Ann Arbor Rd. dextergardenclub.org

Dexter Heritage Guild

3443 Inverness [map]
(734) 426-2519 (museum); Pat Pudduck, president: (734) 426-8952

Supports the Dexter Area Museum with an antiques appraisal clinic in May and the Dexter Heritage Christmas Bazaar in Dec. Meets Jan.-Aug. 3rd and 4th Wed. 9 a.m. to noon, and every Wed. Sept. until the bazaar in Dec. at the museum. dexmuseum@aol.com, dexterhistory.org

Dexter Knights of Columbus, Council 2959

8265 Dexter-Chelsea [map]
(734) 426-5558

Fraternal order of Catholic men. Sponsors annual Memorial Day Chicken Broil. Meets 1st Wed. 7:30 p.m. at the Columbus Hall and Banquet Center in Dexter. Three-hundred-seat hall for rent for community events, fundraisers, weddings, parties. dexterkofc@gmail.com, dexterkofc.org

Dexter Rotary Club

Funds projects that help families, youth, and the environment. Service projects include the Dexter Memorial Day Parade, college scholarships, student exchange, youth leadership program, Gordon Hall renovation, fresh produce and school supplies for families in need. Weekly breakfast meetings with speaker Thurs. 7:15 a.m. at the Fillmore Bar and Grill, 7954 Ann Arbor St. Guests welcome. rotarydexter.org, facebook.com/dexter.rotary.club

Dexter Senior Center

7720 Ann Arbor [map]
(734) 426-7737

Social and recreational activities, exercise and health programs, talks, classes. Daily noon meal (call 1 day in advance). director@dexterseniors.org, dexterseniors.org

Friends of the Dexter Library

3255 Alpine [map]
(734) 426-4477

Raises funds and provides volunteer help for the library and its programs. Hosts book sales Sept.-June, 1st Sat. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the library and in Aug. at Dexter Daze. Meets 4th Tues. 7 p.m., no July meeting. dexter.lib.mi.us/index.php/friends

Lions Club

Chuck Hughes, (734) 426-5336

Involved in eyesight programs, including screening children and distributing and recycling glasses. Awards scholarships for area students and contributes to Monument Park and other parks. Dues $75. Meets 1st and 3rd Thurs. 6:45 p.m., at DAPCO cafeteria, 2500 Bishop Cir. E. dexterlions@gmail.com, dexterlions.org

St. Andrew's Piece-Makers Quilt Group

Elaine Owsley, (734) 426-4980

Members make quilts for Mott Children's Hospital and the Veterans Hospital in Ann Arbor. Materials and tools provided; no experience necessary. Meets Thurs. 9-11 a.m., St. Andrew's United Church of Christ, 7610 Ann Arbor. efowsley@earthlink.net, standrewsdexter.org/page-committees.html

Union Base Ball Club of Dexter

P.O. Box 11, Dexter 48130

Vintage baseball team that plays by authentic 1860s rules. unionbbc@gmail.com, unionbbc.com, facebook.com/unionbbc

Webster Township Historical Society

5583 Webster Church [map]
(734) 426-5103

Preserves historical sites and researches history of Webster Township. Maintains seven historical buildings. Cosponsors Webster Fall Festival (see Major Events above and Community Events pg. ?). Dues $5, families $30, students, $20, patrons $50. Meets 7:30 p.m. 2nd Mon. of Feb., April, June, Oct., and Dec., Crossroads Community Center, 5501 Webster Church. wthsmi@gmail.com, twp.webster.mi.us

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