Traverse City Record-Eagle

July 12, 2013

Weekend in Brief: 07/12/2013

From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Art Park hike

THOMPSONVILLE — Artist Dewey Blocksma leads a guided tour through Michigan Legacy Art Park on Saturday.

The one and a half mile tour starts at 10 a.m. and travels groomed hiking trails accented by major sculptures. The Art Park is located on the grounds of Crystal Mountain Resort.

For details or to register, call 378-4963 or visit

Celebrity psychic

PESHABESTOWN — Celebrity psychic Dr. Sheree Silver appears in the Sands Showroom at the Leelanau Sands Casino & Lodge at 8 p.m. today.

Silver is best known for her appearances on 2007 and 2009 episodes of ABC-TV’s reality TV show “Wife Swap.”

Tickets are $20 for general seating and $35 for premium seating. They’re available at or Leelanau Sands and Turtle Creek casinos,

Cafe concert

LAKE LEELANAU — Singer-songwriter Lynn Miles performs at 8 p.m. Saturday at Redheads Cafe and Tasting Room in Lake Leelanau.

Call 256-7720 for tickets.

Trunk show

CEDAR — Wool & Honey hosts a trunk show featuring artisan yarn company SweetGeorgia Yarns of British Columbia and soaps and body care items from Bare North Body & Home of Traverse City. Trunk show hours are 6 to 9 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Wool & Honey, 9031 S. Kasson.

Dune Climb show

EMPIRE — The 15th annual Dune Climb Concert takes place at 7 p.m. Sunday at the foot of the Dune Climb in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

The concert is part of the Manitou Music Festival and features the Grand Rapids Jazz Orchestra with vocalist Edye Evans-Hyde. In case of rain, the concert will move to the Glen Arbor Town Hall. Attendees should bring their own seating.

The concert is free, but a National Park pass is required for parking. Free shuttle buses will provide transportation to overflow parking lots. For details, call the Glen Arbor Art Association at 334-6112.

Flea market

GAYLORD — First Presbyterian Church will sponsor its 29th annual Half-Acre Flea Market from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday — $2 a bag day — at the church, 513 Charles Brink Road.

The market features a pole barn, tents and canopies filled with items to purchase, as well as a bake sale and a cafe.

For details, call (989) 965-9388 or visit