Traverse City — The Grand Traverse County Commission on Aging meets at 9 a.m. today, July 3, at the Commission office, 520 W. Front St. The public is welcome. For details, call 922-4688, (877) 686-4688, email email@example.com or visit www.co.grand-traverse.mi.us.
Orchestra of cellos
Cedar — The Leelanau Summer Music Festival will host "CelloSound," an orchestra of cellos, plus one soprano.
The concert will start at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 7, at the Holy Rosary Arts & Education Centre, 6982 S. Schomberg Road. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door.
Tickets are available by calling 228-5429, ext. 3, or at the box office 6-8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and one hour prior to the performance. For series information, visit hrartscentre.webs.com.
Lions Club breakfast
Lake Ann — The Lake Ann Lions Club will host a pancake breakfast for the Scott Konchek family.
The meal will be served from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, July 8, at the Old Almira Township Hall, downtown Lake Ann. The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children.
Torch Lake potluck
Kewadin — All area residents are invited to the Upper Torch Lake Association's Monday, July 9, potluck dinner.
The social hour starts at 6 p.m. at the Torch Lake Township Community Services Building, U.S. 31. Attendees should bring a dish to pass with an ingredients list, a favorite beverage and table service.
Ellsworth — The second annual Ellsworth Ellebration will take place Friday through Sunday, July 6-8.
The celebration starts with a '50s Drive-In Dinner at 5 p.m. Friday, features a full day of activities Saturday and closes with a 6 p.m. ice cream social and free movie on Sunday. For complete details, visit ellebration.com or call 599-2824.
Benzonia — Mike Nagle, professor of history at West Shore Community College, will discuss the Roaring Twenties at the Thursday, July 12, Benzonia Academy Lecture.
The program will start at 7 p.m. at Mills Community House, 891 U.S. 31. Admission is free and the public is welcome. Donations are encouraged. Call 882-5539 for details.