Traverse City Record-Eagle

March 1, 2013

Weekend in Brief: 03/01/2013

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — When in ‘Doubt’

Ginger Grace portrays Sister Aloysius in “Doubt: A Parable,” the Pulitzer Prize-and Tony Award-winning drama by John Patrick Shanley, at West Shore Community College in Scottville through March 3. Call 843-5507.

Disney & Desserts

Children are invited to dress as their favorite Disney characters to attend student performances of Disney favorites today at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 3 p.m. at Faith Reformed Church. The events are fundraisers for a Traverse City Central High School European Choral Tour. A dessert reception follows each show, along with chances for pictures with costumed performers. Call 590-6169.

Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week continues in downtown Traverse City through Saturday, with 27 restaurants offering special multi-course meals for $25 per person. Call 922-2050.

Snowshoes, brews

The 7th annual Suds & Snow will be held at Timber Ridge RV & Recreation Resort in Traverse City Saturday from 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. Cost is $20 in advance, $30 on Saturday, with $5 of each ticket going to Child & Family Services of Northwestern Michigan. Call 947-2770.

Giraud in Petoskey

Matt Giraud of “American Idol” fame and Kalamazoo roots will perform at Petoskey’s Crooked Tree Arts Center Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Call 347-4337 or visit

Monopoly on fun

United Way of Northwest Michigan presents an Official Monopoly Game Tournament Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, with prizes including $500 cash for the final competition winner. To register and for more details, call 947-3200 or visit

Concert in Leland

May Erlewine & Seth Bernard will perform at the Old Art Building in Leland on Saturday at 7:30 pm. Call 256-2131.

Cookies & Cocoa

A Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail Open House will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon along the trail in Glen Haven. Friends of Sleeping Bear has been grooming the trail for classic and skate skiing from the Dune Climb to Glen Arbor. Call 941-4300.

Carnival, auction

Cherry Knoll Elementary School PTO in Traverse City presents a carnival and silent auction from 5:30 to 8 p.m. today. Call 933-8940.

Owl calling

A Moonlight Owl Calling Hike at Grass River Natural Area near Bellaire will be held Saturday at 7 p.m. Call 533-8314.