TRAVERSE CITY — The Grand Traverse Chapter of Compassionate Friends will sponsor a butterfly release on Monday, June 24.
The event will be held at 6:45 p.m. at Greilickville Harbor Park on M-22. It is designed as a chance for grieving families, siblings and friends to remember their loved ones by releasing butterflies. The public is welcome. For details, call 256-9343 or 342-9571.
TRAVERSE CITY — Gamblers Anonymous meetings are held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. every Monday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1050 Peninsula Dr. The next meeting is Monday, June 24.
Taste of Greece
TRAVERSE CITY — The 12th annual Taste of Greece dinner will be served from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 27, at St. Francis High School, 123 E. 11th St. Diners may eat in or take out. The dinner is sponsored by Archangel Gabriel Greek Orthodox Church; call 492-0493 or visit www.tcorthodoxchurch.org.
Prayer and healing
GLEN ARBOR — Rob Gilbert, a practitioner and teacher of Christian Science healing, will give a presentation titled “God and Health” on Thursday, June 27.
Gilbert has a master of theology degree from Boston University School of Theology and served as a chaplain in the U.S. Army. He retired as a lieutenant colonel. He is a member of the Christian Science Board of Lectureship and lives in Upland, Calif.
The free program starts at 7 p.m. at the Glen Arbor Town Hall, 6394 W. Western Ave. His talk is based on the teachings of Jesus as recorded in the Bible and as discussed in Mary Baker Eddy’s “Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures.” For details, call David Watt, 334-3322.
Relay for Life sale
KALEVA — A yard sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 28-29, will benefit the American Cancer Society. It will be held at 8666 Aura St. and is sponsored by the Kaleva Crusaders & Friends Relay for Life team.