Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 17, 2013

Community in Brief: 04/17/2013

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Noga signs book

TRAVERSE CITY — Local author Cari Noga will sign copies of her new book, “Sparrow Migrations,” at Horizon Books, 243 E. Front St., on Saturday, April 20, from 4 to 6 p.m.

The novel addresses autism and hope through three intertwining storylines — a couple struggling with infertility, a lesbian couple coming out of the closet and an autistic boy for which “The Miracle on the Hudson” plane crash is the catalyst for his first real-world relationships. For details, call 946-7290.

Youth night

TRAVERSE CITY — Youth nights for middle and high school students continue tonight, April 17, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1050 Peninsula Dr.

The get-together starts with a pizza and salad dinner at 6 p.m., followed by a movie at 6:30 p.m. and discussion. All youth are welcome.

TC Green Drinks

TRAVERSE CITY — TC Green Drinks will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at Pangeas Pizza Pub on East Front St.

The informal networking group focuses on bringing and maintaining “green” practices to the workplace and extending it to individual lifestyles. For details, visit