TRAVERSE CITY — Miriam Pico and her band will give a concert today to benefit Family Partnership Mentoring Grand Traverse.
The performance starts at 7 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church, 222 Cass St. Tickets are $10 for adults; $5 for children ages 13 and younger. They may be purchased at Central United Methodist Church, The Presbyterian Church, 701 Westminster; St. Francis Catholic Church on South Union Street; and at the door. To learn more, call 421-8411.
New gallery opens
TRAVERSE CITY — The Bower Clock Company will hold a grand opening today.
The event will be hosted from 5-9 p.m. at the new gallery, 9931 N. Long Lake Road, across from Wheelock & Sons Welding. Parking is available at Wheelock & Sons. For details, visit www.bowerclocks.com.
Lions Club breakfast
TRAVERSE CITY — The Traverse City Lions Club is celebrating 70 years of service and will host a breakfast on Saturday.
The meal will be served from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at American Legion Post #35, 1231 Hastings St., with music from 9-11 a.m. by Elliott and Brandon Tyson. The meal is $6 for adults, $3 for children ages 5-9, and free for children 4 and younger. For details, call 275-6199 or 943-0804.
TRAVERSE CITY — Pat McCabe, Woman Stands Shining, a member of the Dine (Navajo) Nation from Taos, N.M., will kick off Native American Heritage Month with a program on “The Science of Right Relations and Sustainability” today.
McCabe will discuss sustainability from an indigenous science perspective at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building auditorium on Northwestern Michigan College’s main campus. Tickets are $10 in advance at Oryana Natural Foods Market; $15 at the door.
TRAVERSE CITY — Comedian Paula Poundstone will take the stage at 8 p.m. today at the City Opera House, 106 E. Front St. Tickets are $33 each and available by calling 941-8082 or at www.cityoperahouse.org.
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