Traverse City Record-Eagle

Archive: Friday

July 19, 2013

Weekend in Brief: 07/19/2013

Tarzan swings on

TRAVERSE CITY — “Tarzan the Musical” continues its Milliken Auditorium run on Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m.

The Miracle Productions show is family friendly and features singing, acting, dancing and aerial choreography, including flying ‘apes.’ Tickets are $30 for adults and $25 for seniors and students at 800-836-0717 and

‘Anchor Day’ films

EMPIRE — The Empire Museum will sponsor an evening of movies on Friday at the Empire Township Hall.

“Anchor Day” movies include “Empire Anchor Recovery” at 7 p.m.; “Glen Lake’s Rescue” at 7:30 p.m., featuring underwater video; “History of Sleeping Bear Dunesmobiles” and “History of #9 Dunesmobile” at 8 p.m.; and “Empire Anchor Recovery” at 9 p.m. Donations are appreciated. Free popcorn will be served.

Ceramics exhibit

OMENA — “Wood, Water, Stone,” an exhibit of ceramic art celebrating the beauty of natural textures and forms by Elizabeth DeLyria, will be featured at the Tamarack Gallery.

The exhibit opens with a reception from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and continues through Aug. 9. The gallery is located on M-22. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call 386-5529 or visit

Art Park concert

THOMPSONVILLE — Ruth and Max Bloomquist will bring their folk, bluegrass and country sounds to Michigan Legacy Art Park’s Summer Sounds Concert Series.

The duo will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at the art park on the grounds of Crystal Mountain Resort. Rides to the amphitheatre start at 6:15 p.m. for those unable to walk the trail. In case of rain, the concert will be held indoors at the resort.

Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for art park members and free for children ages 17 and younger. Call 378-4963 or visit

Crescent Woods

TRAVERSE CITY — Crescent Woods Gatherings Summer Concert Series opens Saturday with the Aged to Perfection readers theater troupe and a family concert led by Mary Sue Wilkinson.

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