Traverse City Record-Eagle

November 19, 2012

Community in Brief: 11/19/2012


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PTO Craft Market

Mcbain — The McBain PTO will hold its Holiday Craft Market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, at McBain Public School. Lunch will be available. For details, call 825-2021.

Help Sandy victims

Acme — Spa Grand Traverse at the Grand Traverse Resort will donate $5 from every 50-minute spa treatment from Nov. 19, through Sunday, Nov. 25, for relief to help victims of Hurricane Sandy through the American Red Cross.

To reserve a spa appointment, for details, and a menu of spa services and treatments, visit, or call 534-6750.

Rock hounds meet

Traverse City — A program on "Tourmaline" by Karen Speirs and one on "Crabtree Emerald Mine" by Lauren Vaughn will highlight the Tuesday, Nov. 20, meeting of the Grand Traverse Area Rock & Mineral Club.

The group will meet at 7 p.m. at the History Center of Traverse City, 322 Sixth St.

Citrus fruit sale

Traverse City — The Traverse City Christian School athletic department is selling citrus fruit from the Golden Harvest Fruit Company.

Fruit orders and payment are due by noon Wednesday, Nov. 28. Delivery is Monday, Dec. 17.

Grapefruit is $17 for a half box; $32 for a large box. Florida navel oranges are $18 for a half box; $34 for a large box. Tangerines are $24 for a half box, and a variety pack of tangerines, grapefruit and oranges is $26.

To place an order, email Michel Stalbaum,

Nominees sought

East Jordan — East Jordan is seeking nominees for Citizen of the Year.

Nominators are asked to describe their nominee's outstanding past and present community involvement, civic contributions, community contributions and other pertinent information.

The winter will be announced at the Jan. 26 East Jordan Chamber of Commerce annual meeting/dinner/auction.

Nomination forms are available at the East Jordan Area Chamber of Commerce office or at For details, call 536-7351.

'Oklahoma' staged

Traverse City — Students at Traverse City Christian School will stage the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical "Oklahoma."

Performances are at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 30-Dec. 1, in the Traverse City Central High School auditorium, 1150 Milliken Dr.

Advance tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. Tickets at the door are $12 and $8 respectively.

Advance tickets are available at the Double Edge Resale Store, 1781 S. Garfield Ave., WLJN studios, 1101 Cass St., at or by calling 421-5757.