Enjoy dinner out and help BACN
Beulah — Cold Creek Inn in Beulah and Lumberjacks in Honor are partnering with Benzie Area Christian Neighbors.
The public is encouraged to dine at either restaurant on Tuesday, Sept. 7, when both eateries will donate 10 percent of the receipts for the night to BACN to help feed people in need.
For details, call 352-8004.
New year for Church Women United
Empire — Empire United Methodist Church will host Church Women United's first meeting of the new season.
The group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 9, at the church on Michigan Street. Attendees should bring a dish to share and table service for the fellowship luncheon. Health kits and school kits both desperately are needed and can be brought to the September and October meetings or dropped off at Sparky's Diner, South Airport Road, Traverse City.
Dinner will benefit Lake Ann church
Traverse City — Traverse Bay United Methodist Church will host a swiss steak and chicken dinner on Thursday, Sept. 9, to benefit Lake Ann United Methodist Church.
The meal will be served from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the church, 1200 Ramsdell Road. The cost is $8 for adults, $3.50 for children ages 4-10, and free for children ages 3 and younger.
Spaghetti dinner will benefit KAIR
Kalkaska — The Peoples Church of Kalkaska will sponsor a benefit dinner for Kalkaska Area Interfaith Resources (KAIR), which distributes food, clothing and household goods to those in need.
The meal will be served from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 9, at the Kalkaska Senior Center, 303 S. Coral St. The cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 6 to 17, and free for children 5 and younger. A family ticket is $20. There also will be door-prize drawings throughout the event.
Rally Day opens Sunday School year
Lake Ann — Advent Lutheran Church will start a new year of Sunday School on Sunday, Sept. 12, with a Rally Day Celebration.