Monday, October 12, 2009



Good Morning Douglas and Saugatuck, Michigan.

Today in West Michigan! Isolated showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North northwest wind between 10 and 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%

Here at Sherwood Forest Bed and Breakfast, quiet day today here in the forest. But we've husseled up a few things that are happening in the area.

The Egg and I, a 1947 Comedy starring Claudette Colbert, Fred McMurray and Marjorie Main. On their wedding night Bob informs his new bride Betty that he has bought a chicken farm - an abandoned chicken farm. Staring at 6:30 p.m., The Red Barn, 3657 63rd St., Saugatuck. Suggested Donation $5. 108 minutes. (269) 857-5300. Free Popcorn w/ $1 concession treats. Small Discussion before the movie starts.

Wander through your favorite pumpkin patch, Halloween is just around the corner and don't forget t visit the Haunted Corn maze at Cranes this weekend. Hours are from Dark to 10 p.m.

Why not hit the Saugatuck Dunes State Park and take a long walk through the woods, it will be just beautiful. The leaves are sporting some beautiful colors you won't want to miss. Take a walk along the lakeshore, Have the Jamaican Jerk Chicken Sandwich at Wally's Bar and Grill

U-Pick
If you don't mind pickin apples in the rain or if it lets up for a moment, Saturday should be clear, head to Crane's Orchards, just one of West Michigan's U-Pick Apple Orchards (they might have some peaches left), is less than 7 miles from our front door. They have 14 different varieties, such as Gala, Macintosh, Honey Crisp, Cortland, Golden Supreme, Jonagold, Empire, Jonathans, Ida Reds, Golden Delicious, Mutsu, Red Delicious, Fuji, and Braeburn. For more info, call 269-561-8651

Breakfast this morning is Breakfast this morning is Cheese and Potato Egg bake, fresh fruit salad and Zucchini Chocolate bread. Of course Italian Espresso organic coffee (yes-free trade too).

Don't forget to check out our calendar of events for October at Sherwood Forest B & B Monthly Newsletter

You also might wish to give a thought to booking one of our Sherwood Forest Bed and Breakfasr Gourmet Dinners, November through April. Please feel free to check out our website. Sherwood Forest B & B Gourmet Dinners

From all of us here at Sherwood Forest, have a great Day!!!