COVID-19: SUPPORTING LOCAL BUSINESSES

The Chamber staff and board of directors recognize that our business members are facing difficult times and having to make hard decisions that are affecting our economy. During these stressful and uncertain times, the Chamber remains committed to supporting our loyal members and local businesses.
 
With that in mind, we want to let you know of the positive things which, despite challenges, continue to happen in our community –  and show you ways you can help support our local businesses. We know that we can do more if we work together. Find creative ways to look out for our neighbors, show kindness and/ or financially support one another in Mason County. Here are just a few ways you might consider helping our local businesses: 
 
  • Buy gift certificates to use later
  • Shop their online stores
  • Shop over the phone
  • Get take out
  • Leave a review for them on Google, Facebook, Yelp or TripAdvisor
  • Promote them on social media
  • Subscribe to their feeds and newsletters

Downtown Ludington has also compiled a list of businesses offering services, so be sure to check out that web page.

 
Fitness

 

Lotus of Ludington

Daily, quotes, thoughts, meditations and yoga will be available on the Lotus of Ludington Facebook page.

M. Wellness Fitness and Nutrition – Stay Twisted

Watch the M Wellness Facebook page for daily workouts you can do at home. These exercises will not require fitness equipment. We will feature exercises that benefit all ages and abilities. Get Well! Stay Well!

Northstar Fitness/Ludington Spin & Yoga

Northstar Fitness will be livestreaming classes on Facebook to help keep you moving.

 

Food + Drink

All bars, restaurants and other establishments have been temporarily shut down to prevent the spread of COVID-19, as of 3 p.m. March 16. This impacts dine-in only; many locations are offering takeout and curbside service.

4th Ward Market

Open for business with hot deli case, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.- 8 p.m. Sunday.

Applebee’s

Applebee’s Carside To Go will bring a meal directly to your car. The restaurant is continuing to work closely with third-party delivery partners to ensure that food is delivered safely and promptly.

Big Apple Bagels

Remains open for carryout and delivery 6 a.m.-2 p.m. At this time, only allowed 5 people are allowed in the lobby at once, and staff will deliver to cars if requested. Call 231-843-9111 to order.

You can also order online at http://bit.ly/2ybHn46

Chuck Wagon

Chuck Wagon will be open during normal hours for takeout and delivery, 4-10 p.m.

Cluck Bucket

Open Saturday, April 11 (12-4 p.m.) for pre-orders only. Call 231-907-0370. Gift certificates can be purchased by emailing owner@cluckbucket.org.

Gloria Ann’s Catering

Beginning March 23, $5 per person family meals offered. Each day will have a special menu – look on Facebook page for daily deal. Call 231-277-8300 or order on Facebook page (click on Gloria Ann’s Catering above).

Hof Bar & Grill

Open for takeout, 4-8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday. 231-464-6132

Hungry Howies Pizza

No contact pick-up and delivery services are available. Call ahead, 248-414-3300.

Jamesport Brewing Co. 

Offering a limited menu for curbside pick-up and delivery, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday, and 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday (231-845-2522). Delivery 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday.

Little Caesars of Ludington

Drive thru only, 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10:30 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday

Luciano’s Ristoranti

Open for takeout, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 12-8 p.m. Sunday. Take Out Meal Deals – feed 5-6 people and include garlic bread: Spaghetti or Fettucine Alfedo – Regular $50, Now $25; Fettucine with Meat Sauce – Regular $55, Now $30

Ludington Bay Brewing Co. 

Open for beer carry-out, 4- 8 p.m. Thursday-Friday; 12-5 p.m. Saturday. (Food service temporarily halted.)

Ludington Pub

Call 231-843-3663 to order curbside service. New hours: 4-8 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 12-2 and 5-9 p.m. Saturday.

Mancino’s

Drive thru and delivery during normal business hours: 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday-Thursday and 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday-Saturday.

Meijer

Open for grocery shopping, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. Some items may not be available due to high demand.

Northside Market

Specialty market and convenience store open, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Meat counter and hot foods are available for takeout.

Sander’s Meats

Curbside services and delivery within 20 miles. Call 231-757-4768.

Shop N Save

Open 7 a.m.-10 p.m. Call 231-845-6244

Thai Mango

Offering takeout Tuesday-Saturday. (231) 923-3890

Walmart

Open 7 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Call 231-843-1816. Each Tuesday, those age 60 and older can shop the store and Pharmacy one hour before opening. Mar 24–Apr 28.

Wesco

Wesco has sandwiches, donuts, drinks and more, available for pickup. Popcorn is free to school-aged children, 12-3 p.m. Monday-Friday. (Scottville & Ludington locations)

Y Country Store

Open for business – normal hours, 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 7 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday.

 

 

 

Shopping Online

Most local storefronts are closed, but many are offering alternative, online or phone shopping for your needs.

B2 Outlet Stores

Gift cards – buy $25 or more and get $5 free. All gift cards will be emailed between 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Evergreen Natural Foods Market

Although closed until April 13, Evergreen will be open for a short time Thursday for store pick-up. Call 843-1000 to order.

Gordy’s Skate Co.

Shirts & accessories available for purchase online. Gift cards also available. Email: gordysorders@yahoo.com

Holden’s Home Emporium

Roy & Linda are willing to set up an appointment. Please call 231-757-8733 for furniture pick-ups or other needs.

Inspired Parties

Video tutorials available on the Facebook page. Watch for information on subscription services to come!

Ludington Area Center for the Arts

Purchase memberships online.

Ludington Bay Brewing Co.

Up to 50 percent off merchandise online.

Ludington Yacht Sales

Merchandise 25 percent off; free shipping up to $15. Call (616) 889-6870

Nautical Yarn

Order online or call 231-845-9868.

Sandcastles Children’s Museum

Memberships available online.

Salon 22

Order gift cards online.

Shoe Sensation

Health Care Appreciation sale, 20 percent off online. Use code HC20. Gift cards are 25 percent off. 

Snyder’s Shoes

Email snyders@snydershoes.com to request a shipment or local delivery.

Spindrift Cyclesports

Make your wish list online. Call 231-425-4999, email dave@spindriftcyclesports.com for pickup/delivery orders of parts & accessories. Repairs also available.

Starving Artist Brewery

eGift card specials on the website, 25 percent off using code ZOMBIE2020.

Todd & Brad Reed Photography

View and purchase images online.

Victoria’s Jewelry

Jewelry collection available online.

 

Services

Avenue Tire & Service

Temporary hours, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Pick up and drop off service now available during this time.

Betten Baker Ford

Offering service for your vehicle, call 231-845-5111 for appointment.

CC’s Cleaning

Available for any essential business that needs cleaning/disinfecting. Equipped with PPE’s do to this safely.

Chemical Bank

Services available at drive thru; limited appointments.

Consumers Energy

Consumers Energy and DTE announced they are suspending shutoffs for non-payment of services for low-income customers and senior citizens.

Cornerstone Baptist Church

Live, digital service broadcast at 10:30 a.m. Sundays on Facebook and YouTube Channel.

Dune Side Auto Glass

Dune Side is considered an essential business and is still open. The shop is closed, but all customers may call 231-845-8740, and staff will be happy to give you a quote and make appointments to replace auto glass and do chip repairs. Dune Side is also continuing to do insurance claims.
 
 

Edward Jones Financial Advisor Tanya Lesinski

Services available digitally. tanya.lesinski@edwardjones.com

Executive Wealth Management

Still working remotely on behalf of clients. See www.ewmadvisors.com for help with investments and tax advantages. There are useful videos and information on the site.

Fifth Third Bank

Bank anywhere online or through the mobile app.

Harbor Hospice

Services through Tele-health

KSS Enterprises

All your industrial cleaning needs, EPA and CDC approved; still doing deliveries on Wednesday & Friday in Ludington.

Lakeshore Food Club

Closed, but offering drive-up, food box distribution system. Pre-packaged food boxes will be based on household size. The monthly fee will be waived during the current drive-up box distribution. Any household in need of a box is asked to pre-register by calling the Lakeshore Food Club at 231-480-4334, or complete the online form found here.

Lenz Balder Insurance

Office is closed, but staff is working remotely and can be reached by calling the office phone or by email. See more details here. 

Lighthouse Baptist Church

Online services on Facebook link, 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 11 a.m. Sundays.

Ludington Mass Transit Authority

Transportation services available, 6 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Friday (last call 6:30 p.m.); 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday (last call 3:30 p.m.). Call 231-845-1231 for essential services only (no services on Sunday). Essential services include work, medical appointments/health care, pharmacy and groceries.

Mason County District Library

Library materials currently checked out will be renewed, since the library is closed. The Mason County District Library has a large collection of ebooks, digital audiobooks, and other digital resources you can access from home. To check out these resources, go to our website www.masoncounty.lib.mi.us and look for Online Resources under Library, or click on the UpNorth Digital tab. Email ldains@mcdlibrary.org for assistance with digital access.

Michigan Works! West Central

Remote and virtual services over the phone and online; call 231-843-2563

NAPA Auto Store

Open and will delivery to Ludington/Scottville area.(231) 845-1221

Preferred Credit Union

The credit union is open, however, members are encouraged to use online or mobile banking whenever possible.

Radiant Church

Digital service broadcast on @radiantcoast Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and radiantcoast.org website at 10:00 am & 6:30 pm.

Republic Services

Temporary service changes in light of COVID-19. For updates, see www.republicservices.com.

Riemer Eye Center 

Doctors are reviewing appointments, and patients will be called with recommendations. The optical shop is taking appointments. Contact the office for emergencies, 1-800-974-2020.

Safe Harbor Credit Union

Drive thru will remain open, and staff can be contacted at 231.843.2323 or e-mail at information@safeharborcu.org for any questions or concerns you may have. Use the website and mobile tools to access your accounts, apply for loans, and open new memberships.  Extended drive thru hours until 7 p.m. April 1 & 3.

Scottville Area Senior Center

Staff will provide assistance via phone and email. Please call 231-757-4705 to reach the center staff, M-F, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., or leave a message. Email: director@scottvilleseniorcenter.com

SERVPRO

Offers specialized cleaning, disinfecting services and 24/7 expert care. (877) 350-4872 / (231) 723-4872

Shadetree Mechanic

Open 8 a.m.-12 p.m.; 1-5 p.m. Call 845-1412 to schedule an appointment.

Shelby State Bank

Offering  services through drive thru with extended hours, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays and 7:30 a.m.-12 p.m. on Saturdays.

Smith & Eddy Insurance 

Smith & Eddy offices are closed to walk-ins but operating normal business hours. Customers can handle just about anything via their mobile app, email and phone.  E-signatures available too.

St. Simon Parish

Livestream service on the Facebook page.

Standard Lumber

No contact delivery service, Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.

Superior Exteriors

Still offering services to the community, (231) 907-2882

Syncwave

Office closed but staff available by phone, email, or through the customer portal.

The Tailor Shop

Open Tuesdays, Thursday and Fridays 11am – 5pm. The Tailor Shop is making four-layer, all-cotton masks — free to all front line workers (police, EMT, hospitals, etc). All others will be charged the price of fabric: $4 for patterned a mask and $2 for solid. Please email orders to tracyscheid@gmail.com or send message via Facebook messenger.

Trinity Church

Digital messages on Trinity’s Facebook page.

West Michigan Community Mental Health

Services will be provided using phone visits or Telehealth video conferencing.

West Shore Bank

Lobbies at all branches are open by appointment only. Drive-up and ATM services remain available. Digital banking services are available 24/7 through Telebank services. 

West Shore Community College

Campus is closed. All college sponsored public events or community meetings, through April 30, have been cancelled or postponed until further notice. Free WiFi is offered in the parking lots on campus: north and west Tech Center lots, the Arts & Science Center lot and the Rec Center lot. Classes have been moved online. More info: 231-845-6211.

West Shore Eye Care

Virtual, at-home appointments now available. Text or call 231-843-4117 to schedule.

West Michigan Kitchen Studio

If you are planning a remodel, send photos and measurements, so staff can work on a design for you.

 

 

Hiring

Hungry Howies Pizza

Hiring delivery drivers: Apply here

Little Caesars

Hiring crew members. Apply in person at 5720 W. US 10, Ludington.

Ludington Manpower

Many job listings are available. The lobby is closed to walk-ins; please call 231-845-0338.

Oakview Medical Care Facility

Seeking Director of Dietary Services. Please submit letter of interest, completed job application and resume to Oakview Medical Care Facility, 1001 Diana Street, Ludington, MI  49431, not later than Friday, April 10, 2020. A job application may be obtained on our website at www.oakviewmcf.com, or if you need one sent to you please call 231-845-5185 ext. 228. EOE

Pere Marquette Township

Department of Public Works seeks Utilities & Public Works Operator II. All interested persons should mail a cover letter and resume to the below address: Or email to andy@pmtwp.org. Pere Marquette Charter Township, ATTN: Andy Larr, 1699 S. Pere Marquette Hwy., Ludington, MI 49431.

Sander’s Meats

Now hiring full- time or part-time. Also available: Temporary jobs for anyone who is displaced recently due to mandatory shut downs. General Laborers must be dependable and able to lift 70 plus pounds. Please apply in person only. Stop in Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Wal-Mart

With the food and beverage business being impacted by recent news, Wal-Mart will be hiring temporary help. This Coronavirus may last 1-2 months and affect the ability for people to work in our community.  If small business partners cannot afford to support their staff, Walmart is willing to interview them for roles, temporarily. Some of them may want to stay on part-time and work as little as one day a week. Also, during low times in the community, they could expand their hours also. Interested persons should apply online at walmartcareers.com.  

Benefits: Start at $12 an hour and up

$1-a-day college degrees available

Flexible work hours

Must be available evenings and weekends

 

Hotels/Lodging

Hotels & Lodging

Please contact individual lodging facilities regarding your reservation. We encourage you to postpone your stay, rather than cancel. A complete list of our lodging options can be found at pureludington.com/accommodations.

 

Campgrounds

Buttersville Campground 

Opens May 15 to campers.

Cartier Park Campground 

Opens May 1.

Crystal Lake Campground  

Call 231-757-4510 for information.

Henry’s Landing 

Taking reservations beginning April 1. Email henryslanding@yahoo.com to make reservations.

Kibby Creek Campground

Opens April 15.

Ludington State Park 

The park is presently closed to camping; however, park lands and trails remain open with at least 6 feet of distance between you and another person.

Mason County Campground 

Taking reservations; email mccampground@masoncounty.net

Poncho’s Pond 

Opening April 14.

Vacation Station RV Resort

Water turned on April 17, weather permitting. Call 231-845-1100.

 

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