Traverse City Record-Eagle

December 7, 2012

Hot Pix: 12/07/2012


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'The Good Doctor' at Depot theater

Performances of Old Town Playhouse's "The Good Doctor" at The Studio Theatre at the Depot are today and Saturday, Dec. 7 and 8, at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 9 at 3 p.m. Call 947-2210 or visit

Fox for Tots

The Fox for Tots annual toy drive will be topped off with a party at Fox Grand Traverse on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 1 to 4 p.m. There'll be free games, events and hot dogs, along with visits from Santa and Great Wolf Lodge's Wiley the Wolf. Those attending are asked to bring a new, unwrapped toy. Anyone donating will receive two free water park passes from Great Wolf Lodge. Call 944-1500.

Home for Holidays

Traverse Symphony Orchestra presents its "Home for the Holidays" concert Saturday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 9, at 3 p.m. Call 947-7120.

Cookies and books

The Friends of the Darcy Library in Beulah present a Christmas Cookie and Book Sale in the Beulah Trailhead Building today and Saturday, Dec. 7 and 8, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 882-4037.

Neighbors help

Gallery 22 in Suttons Bay holds a reception today from 5 to 7 p.m. as part of a weekend-long benefit for Leelanau Christian Neighbors.

Benefit concert

Meltdown will headline a benefit concert Saturday, Dec. 8, at the Kalkaska Civic Center. Tickets are $10 with donation of a new unwrapped toy, nonperishable food item or gently used coat or blanket, or $15 without. Call 564-1962.

Day of Giving

The Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula will host the annual "Day of Giving" on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Each winery will donate 15 percent of sales to a nonprofit organization. Those include: Food Rescue of NW Michigan, Traverse Health Clinic, Cherryland Humane Society, Father Fred Foundation, Goodwill Inn, Women's Resource Center and Fishing for a Cure. Visit

Christmas program

The Leelanau Children's Choir presents a Christmas program today at 7:30 p.m. at Northport Community Arts Center.