Traverse City Record-Eagle


March 15, 2013

Community in Brief: 03/15/2013

Holy Hour

ACME — The Knights of Columbus Council #9979 of Christ the King Catholic Church sponsor a Holy Hour on the third Friday of the month at Christ the King Parish, 3801 Shore Road.

The service starts at 7 p.m. each month, except today, March 15, when it follows Stations of the Cross, which start at 7 p.m. Fridays during Lent. Stations of the Cross follow the Knights’ Lenten fish dinners from 5 to 7 p.m. Fridays during Lent in the church’s lower level.

Water meeting

SUTTONS BAY — The next meeting of the Leelanau Clean Water group will be held Thursday, March 21.

The group will meet at 9 a.m. in the community meeting room at the Leelanau County Government Center, 8527 E. Government Center Dr.

Kids’ trout pond

TRAVERSE CITY — The Grand Traverse Area Sport Fishing Association will host the Kid’s Trout Pond at the Traverse City Hunting & Fishing Expo.

Expo hours are 4-9 p.m. today, March 15; 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, March 16; and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, March 17, at Howe Arena at the Grand Traverse County Civic Center. The cost to fish is $5 for one child; $8 for two children; $10 per family.

The Sport Fishing Association is a nonprofit dedicated to promoting fishing lifestyle and heritage in Grand Traverse, Benzie, Leelanau, Kalkaska and Antrim counties. For more information about the association, visit www., or email Jeannie Cole,

Library program

TRAVERSE CITY — The Peninsula Community Library will host a free multi-generational program titled “Who Grew My Soup” on Saturday, March 16.

The 10 a.m. program at the library, 2699 Island View Road, includes presentations on food safety, farming on Old Mission and activities for children. It is co-sponsored by the Northwest Michigan Farm Bureau in observance of National Ag Day, which is Tuesday, March 19. For details, call 223-7700 or visit

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