Traverse City Record-Eagle

January 24, 2014

Arts&Entertainment in Brief: 01/24/2014

Traverse City Record-Eagle

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TRAVERSE CITY — The St. Andrews Society of Northwest Michigan will host Robert Burns Night on Sunday.

The event starts at 5 p.m. at Sleder’s Family Tavern, 717 Randolph St. The meal features a choice of entree and side dishes, plus a side salad and dessert. A children’s menu will be available. There also will be entertainment by Clyde Buchanan, Jane Arney and Highland dancers.

The cost is $20 for society members; $25 for non-members; and $7.50 for children. For details or reservations, call 357-5520 or email

Community meal

KINGSLEY — Carry-out meal orders are needed today for the second annual Kingsley Community Dinner.

The free meal will be hosted from 4:30-7 p.m. Saturday at Kingsley Baptist Church, 7511 Blackman Road. It features vegetarian or meat lasagna or turkey. Volunteers also are needed. For details, to order carry-out meals or to volunteer, call 263-7301.

‘Peter andthe Wolf’

TRAVERSE CITY — The Traverse Symphony Orchestra’s family concert on Sunday will introduce children to Sergei Prokofiev’s classic musical children’s tale of “Peter and the Wolf.”

The concert starts at 3 p.m. at the City Opera House, 106 E. Front St. The doors open at 2:30 p.m. for a musical instrument petting zoo. Both the concert and the petting zoo are free and reservations are not required. To learn more, call 947-7120 or visit

Wild Rose concert

BEULAH — Guitarist Jennifer Trowbridge and pianist Michael Coonrod are the featured performers for the Sunday Wild Rose Society concert.

The concert starts at 3 p.m. at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church on U.S. 31, and will be followed by a reception to meet the artists. A free-will donation will be taken to support the Wild Rose scholarship program.

Open Micmarks 10 years

TRAVERSE CITY — The Round Up Open Mic will celebrate 10 years of open mic nights at the Hayloft Inn with a free “Best of Open Mic” anniversary event.

The Round Up Open Mic has been a forum for musicians and other performers to showcase their talents. Each open mic night is recorded, edited and aired on WNMC 90.7 FM.

The anniversary show will run from 3-7 p.m. Sunday at the Hayloft Inn on M-72 west of Traverse City. It will feature special guests from past open mic nights, house band Sour Mash, the Round Up Repertory, and the Longest Drive Contest. An open mic will follow the scheduled performances.

‘Feast & Film’

EAST JORDAN — Martha Wagbo Farm & Education Center will host a “Feast & Film” community potluck and program on Saturday.

The wild game/local food potluck starts at 6 p.m. at the education center, 5745 N. M-66, followed at 7 p.m. by a screening of the film “The Human Planet.” There is no charge and attendees need not bring a dish to pass.

Donations are welcome; registration is encouraged. For details or to register, call 536-0333, email or visit