Traverse City Record-Eagle


June 6, 2014

Arts & Entertainment in Brief: 06/06/2014

Adams Fly Festival

KINGSLEY — The Adams Fly Festival will be hosted Saturday at the Kingsley Library and adjacent Brownson Memorial Park, 213 S. Brownson.

Activities from noon to 6 p.m. include an original Adams Fly and informational exhibits, a fly tying demonstration, guided bus tours to Mayfield Pond at 1:30 and 3 p.m., live and silent auctions and a microbrew tent with admission ticket of $20. Special guests include master fly rod craftsman Bob Summers, local fly fishing author Bob Linsenman, and Jon Osborn, the author of “Classic MI Flies.”

For details, go to, the library’s Facebook page, or call 263-5484. Proceeds benefit the Kingsley Friends of the Library.

Leelanau Artists exhibit

LELAND — The Leelanau Artists at the Old Art Building’s 14th annual exhibition opens with a reception today.

The exhibit represents the work of the Leelanau Artists, an affiliate group of the Leelanau Community Cultural Center. Group members meet weekly to paint at the Old Art Building.

The reception will be hosted from 5-7:30 p.m. at the Old Art Building, 111 Main St. The exhibit continues from 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Sunday. The public is invited.

MHA boat auction

TRAVERSE CITY — The Maritime Heritage Alliance will hold its 28th annual boat auction and nautical-themed garage sale on Saturday.

The fundraiser will be held at the MHA, 13268 S. West Bay Shore Dr. The auction preview starts at 9 a.m. and bidding opens at 11 a.m.

Donations of boats and/or nautical items are being accepted. For details or if you have a donation, call 946-2647 or email

Night of Harmony

TRAVERSE CITY — The Cherry Capital Men’s Chorus will travel the country from coast to coast musically at its June Night of Harmony.

The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 7, at Lars Hockstad Auditorium in Central Grade School, 301 W. Seventh St. District Champion quartet Majestyx will make a guest appearance and small ensembles also will perform.

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