Traverse City Record-Eagle

June 6, 2013

Food in Brief: 06/06/2013

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Cafe open house

MANISTEE — Iron Works Café will host a “don’t mind our dust” open house from 3 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 12.

The cafe is being developed by the nonprofit Manistee Community Kitchen in the long-dormant Iron Works Building on River Street. It will focus on helping people develop work and life skills while learning about restaurant operations, food sanitation, healthy eating and sustainable agriculture. Eventually the cafe will be open for lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information about the cafe and its 12-week student program that will result in Serve-Safe certification, call (231) 723-7855.

Bake sale

MANTON — The Manton Senior Center will sponsor a bake sale on Friday, June 14, from 9 a.m. until items are gone.

Proceeds will support the Cadillac Patriots Choir trip to Washington, D.C.

The senior center is located at 303 W. Main Street. For information, call (231) 824-6961.

Farm Party tickets

BENZONIA — Tickets are on sale for Grow Benzie’s fourth annual Farm Party.

The party will start at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 6, at Grow Benzie, 5885 M-115. Tickets are $65 each or 10 for $500. For details or tickets, call Deb Query, 882-9801 or visit