Brighton Garden Club 555 Brighton St, Brighton, MI48116 The Brighton Garden Club serves to encourage interest in all phases of home gardening and to promote better…More horticultural practices, the preservation of civic beauty and conservation of natural resources. The Brighton Garden Club is affiliated with Michigan Garden Clubs and National Garden Clubs.
Big Acre Farm & Home Store 8220 Grand River Rd, Brighton, MI48114 Big Acre Farm & Home Store, located just west of I-96 on Grand River Avenue, has been serving the…More Brighton area since the late 1970s. It offers bulk seed and feed, water-softener products, garden supplies, pet supplies, landscape supplies, work clothes and jackets. Big Acre also sells various flavors of roasted peanuts and a wide variety of old-fashioned candies. The staff is very helpful and will carry out heavy loads for customers.
ACO Hardware 9868 E Grand River Ave, Brighton, MI48116 ACO Hardware bills itself as "Michigan's Hometown Hardware Store" and is a part of a Michigan chain of more than 70…More stores. This Brighton location is a full service hardware store offering electrical, plumbing, home repair, automotive supplies and tools, housewares, pet supplies, toys, lawn and garden merchandise, paints and stains for all purposes, power and hand tools, and a great selection of seasonal decor. The store also offers key duplication services, professional screen repairs, propane tank exchanges, sharpening services and color matching for your next paint project.
Hawkins Elementary School, "Home of the Hurricanes," celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2010. It serves grades K-4,…More with a traditional half-day Kindergarten program. The school has an extensive playground and athletic fields, along with an indoor courtyard with a duck pond and gardens. Hawkins stresses academics, with a focus on improving reading, writing and real-world math skills at all levels. It also offers gym, music, art and library.
Parents actively participate in the education of their children through volunteering and involvement in school events like picnics, open houses, book fairs, read-ins, ice cream socials, and the annual Fall Festival, Science Night and Fourth Grade Farewell and Field Day. The principal is Debra Higgins.