News and Happenings2019-03-13T13:46:36+00:00


Cromaine Library Closed for Renovations August 5 – August 20, 2019

August 5, 2019 - Hartland's Cromaine Library is closing for two weeks in August for renovations. Staff ask that patrons...
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Cromaine Library Closed for Renovations August 5 – August 20, 2019

HACC to host FREE Google Digital Skills Training Workshop

June 12, 2019 - The Business & Community Institute at Lansing Community College is pleased to partner with the Greater...
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HACC to host FREE Google Digital Skills Training Workshop

Sponsor the HACC Golf Outing or Register to Play

July 15, 2019 - The Hartland Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to have their 17th annual Golf Outing on...
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Sponsor the HACC Golf Outing or Register to Play

Hartland Consolidated Schools is Going Paperless for Registration

July 20, 2019 - For the 2019-2020 school year all back to school student registration will take place through the Parent...
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Hartland Consolidated Schools is Going Paperless for Registration

Retail Market Analysis at Hartland Township Board of Trustees Meeting

The Township staff and board members enthusiastically encourage you to attend a presentation of an updated Retail Market Analysis report...
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Retail Market Analysis at Hartland Township Board of Trustees Meeting

Cromaine to Host Exam Study Space for HCS Students

May 28, 2019 –
Cromaine Library is hosting Exam Study Space for Hartland Consolidated Schools students as they prepare for final exams the week of June 3. Quiet space and tables for individuals, groups, or even teachers hosting study groups, plus free snacks and drinks!

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Hartland Area Community Council Prepares for Memorial Day in Hartland

May 15, 2019 –

The Hartland Area Community Council released the 2019 Memorial Day Booklet. It is a comprehensive guide to everything in Hartland for Memorial Day weekend and can be found at Cromaine Library, Hartland Township Hall, Chamber of Commerce office, or the HCS offices on M-59.

Activities for the weekend include:
Sunday 5/26:
7:00 pm – Cemetery walk to Salute our Heroes at Hartland Cemetery. Special ceremony at the Flag Pole at 8:00 pm, followed by Taps
Monday 5/27:
7:30 to 10:30 am – Hartland Band Boosters Pancake Breakfast at Village Elementary
8:00 am – 10K/5K Run and 3K Walk at Hartland HS Field House
10:00 am Roads into town close
Memorial Day Services:
10:00 am Parshallville Cemetery
10:15 am Parshallville Mill Pond
11:00 am Hartland Cemetery
11:30 am Flyover
11:45 am Hartland Mill Pond Bridge
Noon Moment of Silence
Immediately following the Moment of Silence – Parade steps off from Ore Creek Middle School

Entertainment in Epley Park from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
High School Band Performs 1:15 pm to 2:00 pm in Epley Park
Florence B Dearing Museum open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

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Hartland Area Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New Members in May

May 24, 2019 –

The Hartland Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed the following new members in May. Want to know what membership can do for your business? Check out the Chamber’s website for more details.

Chamber Website

Hartland Township – A map and a movie theater signal our path to 2035

May 23, 2019 – The Future of Hartland Township. A must view for all Residents!

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Hartland Township Large Item Clean-Up Day is May 18

May 8, 2019 –

Hartland Township’s Large Item Clean Up Day is May 18, 2019 at Hartland High School in the student parking lot. Drop-off times are 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

List of Accepted Items

Cromaine Library to take over management of the Hartland Music Hall

May 13, 2019 –

The change in management of the Hartland Music Hall begins July 1, 2019. Increasingly, the Hartland Consolidated Schools must focus on their primary purpose–educating future generations and maintaining their facilities to support that purpose. As part of Hartland’s Cromaine District Library strategic plan, the Library has committed to strengthening the community’s expectation of its role as a cultural center. In this new partnership, on behalf of the Hartland Consolidated Schools Foundation (owner of the Hartland Music Hall), the Schools have offered the Library the opportunity to manage the Hartland Music Hall, one of this community’s most historic and valued cultural assets.

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Paul Scheidler Named HCS Teacher of the Year

May 7, 2019 –

Congratulations to Mr. Paul Scheidler, Hartland High School Social Studies teacher on being named Teacher of the Year for Hartland Consolidated Schools. Paul is also the Grand Marshal for the 2019 Hartland Area Community Council Memorial Day Parade! In addition to his distinguished teaching career, Paul has served in the military. The Hartland community thanks him for his military service and his exemplary teaching, serving as a role model and mentor to many!

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Hartland High School Choirs Earn Highest Award at State Choir Festival

April 30, 2019 –

Congratulations to Mrs. Kathi Letovsky and all six of her Hartland High School choirs on receiving the Blue Ribbon Excellence award at the State Choir Festival! That is the highest honor a choir can achieve.  The six choirs include: Concert, Womens, Varsity Men, Varsity Chorus, Chamber, and Con Espiritu.  Want to see them perform in person? The end of the year concert, “Bold Adventures”  is Thursday, May 16 at 7:30 pm at the HESSC Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $4 and can be purchased below.

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Hartland Area Chamber of Commerce Photo Contest

May 7, 2019 –

To celebrate Hartland Living, the Hartland Area Chamber of Commerce (HACC) is sponsoring a Photo Contest. For the contest, photographers must submit a high-resolution photograph fitting the theme Hartland Living. We encourage images that depict the vibrancy, vitality, and livability of the Hartland Area. Winning photo will be featured on the cover of the 2020 Membership Directory and Community Guide. All submissions due by October 1, 2019.

Entry Form

Hartland Farmer’s Market to Open Season with Flower Day

May 2, 2019 –

The Hartland Farmer’s Market opens its 16th year on Saturday, May 11 at 9:00 am with Flower Day! Market runs until 2:00 pm, located at 10400 Highland Rd, Hartland, Michigan 48353. Lots of new vendors and many of the original farms, including: produce, fruits,  meats, poultry, eggs, syrup, jams, flowers, baked goods, books, antiques, crafts, honey and more.  Vendor spots available.  A fun day to shop and socialize.


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The Friends of Cromaine Spring Book Sale is Here

May 1, 2019 –

The Friends of Cromaine Spring Book and Media Sale is May 2, 3, 4, and 5 at Cromaine Library.

Hours are:

May 2 – 9:00 am to 8:00 pm

May 3 – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (Plus Bag Sale from 3:00 to 5:00 pm for Teachers and Homeschooling Parents. First bag is free, additional bags are $5.00)

May 4 – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm ($5 Bag Day for everyone!)

May 5 – 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm (FREE day – yes, all remaining items in the Community Room are available free for 1 hour. Bring your own boxes and bags!)

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Paul Scheidler, Michigan High School History Teacher of the Year

Congratulations Paul Scheidler, winner of the 2018 Michigan High School History Teacher of the Year award!

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Hartland Township Talks about New Business in the Village

April 1, 2019 –

Hartland Connect (with Kristy and Andrew) finds signs of new life in the Village…

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The Hartland Senior Center – “Vital” Community Resource

April 6, 2019 –

The Hartland Senior Activity Center promotes happy, healthy independent living for adults 50 and over, and provides a circle of social support for the center’s participants.
WHY is the Senior Center so special? Hartland residents explain

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Hartland Township Now Hiring Communications Director

April 10, 2019 –

Want to manage public relations for a growing community on a flexible schedule up to 20 hours per week?

Email your résumé by April 29, 2019, to or by mail to Hartland Township Manager, 2655 Clark Road, Hartland, MI 48353. Review the job description for more information. EOE/ADA. Hiring Range: $24.66/hour – $29.01/hour DOQ (Pay Grade Maximum: $33.36/hour)

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