Pavilion Project

July 2, 2024 update:

The plans were submitted to Michigan Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) in March.  We continue to await their approval.

Please take a couple of minutes to view this short video about our proposed project.  

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Recognizing Our Donors

Fresnel Beacon

($10,000 and up)

Fred and Charlene Kanicki

Consumers Energy Foundation

Friends of Tawas Point Lighthouse and State Park

Lighthouse Board

($5000 to $9,999.99)

United States Gypsum Company



($1000 to $4999.99)

Katherine Duffy

Gold Bond Building Products/National Gypsum

Cathy and Ralph Hancox

David & Edith Sommers

In Memory of Gary Ulman



Head Keeper

($500 to $999.99)

In Memory of Bill Havel

Huron Community Bank

Kalitta Air

Arthur and Mary Resnick

The Straits Corporation

 In memory of Clarence "Clem" & Gladys Stroemer 

Mary Ann & Edward Wojahn

In memory of Bud and Betty Zimmel

First Assistant Keeper

($250 to $499.99)

Bernard Building Center, Hale

East Tawas State Dock Boaters 2022 

In Memory of the Brown Girls

In memory of Edward Cole

In Honor of the Iosco County Humane Society

Barry and Mary Latarte

Neiman's Family Market

In Honor of Joe Oldenburg

Quota of Iosco

Rustydog, Inc,

Village Chocolatier

Second Assistant Keeper

($150 - $249.99)

Ascension St. Joseph

Jim Brownell and Sammie Metevia (Tawas Bay Pizza Company)

Colvin's Plumbing and Heating

Covenant HealthCare

In Memory of Marvin E. Curry

In Memory of Bill & Helen Donnenwerth, Jim and Joan Thorpe

Klenow's Market

Richard Lutz

Tony and Carol Piazza

Rose City RV of the Tawases

In honor of Tricia and Trevor Szymanski



Shirley Bullard

In Memory of Ed Cole

Dave DeRosia

Carol Erickson

In Memory of Carmen Hawkins

Sherry & Brian Laskowski

Tawas United Methodist Church

Tina Light

Kathleen Murtha

Shooterz LLC
Maureen and Marc Shreeman 

Corporate Sponsors

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