Traverse City Record-Eagle


May 13, 2013

Community in Brief: 05/13/2013

Grief support

TRAVERSE CITY — A new support group, “Living With Loss: Healing with Group Support,” will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. six Mondays starting today, May 13, in meetings rooms A & B at Munson Community Health Center, 550 Munson Ave. There is no charge.

For details or if interested in joining the group, contact Munson Hospice Bereavement Coordinator Patti Amalfitano, 935-8491.

Antrim GOP Women

CENTRAL LAKE — The Antrim County Republican Women will meet at noon today, May 13, at the Pelican Inn. The luncheon is $15 per person. Antrim County Republican Party Chairman Randy Bishop will be the guest speaker.

Infant eye exams

TRAVERSE CITY — Area optometrists are participating in Michigan InfantSEE Week by offering free eye and vision assessments through Saturday, May 18, and throughout the year, for babies 6 to 12 months old, regardless of family income and insurance. Appointments are required.

For an appointment, contact the following participating optometrists: in Traverse City, Dr. Roseanna M. David, 933-7195; Dr. Robert A. Foot, 935-8101; Dr. Patrick J. Kiella, 947-9500; Dr. Edward G. Stewart, 947-2020; Dr. Amy I. Mummert, 947-2121; and Dr. Mark D. Noss, 946-8460; in Kalkaska, Dr. Robert E. Molter Jr. 258-9781; and in Suttons Bay, Dr. Randy S. U'ren, 271-4544.

Human Rights forum

TRAVERSE CITY — The Traverse City Human Rights Commission will host a spring educational forum and panel discussion titled "What Separates Us in Northern Michigan" at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, in the second floor training room at the Governmental Center, 400 Boardman Ave. Seating is limited.

Genealogy meeting

TRAVERSE CITY — The Grand Traverse Area Genealogical Society will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3746 Veterans Dr. Mary Briggs will discuss using "Find-a-Grave" to research family plots. The public and guests are welcome.


MANCELONA — All 2013 Mancelona graduates, their families and friends are invited to an interdenominational Baccalaureate service at 7 p.m. Friday, May 17, at Mancelona United Methodist Church, 117 E. Hinman. For details, call Pastor Todd Shafer, 587-8461.

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