Traverse City Record-Eagle


February 5, 2014

Community in Brief: 02/05/2014


“Princess Who” revolves around a princess who wakes up and doesn’t know who she is. On her way to discovering her identity, she meets Hansel and Gretel, Snow White, Rapunzel and other storybook characters.

Performances are at 7 p.m. both nights at the WSH auditorium, 5376 N. Long Lake Road. General admission tickets are $7 at the door or in advance at To learn more, call 933-7509.

Studio Theatre

TRAVERSE CITY — Old Town Playhouse will stage “Venus in Furs” by David Ives at the Studio Theatre at The Depot, 620 Railroad Place.

Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 7-8, and Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 13-15 and Feb. 20-22; with a matinee at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16. Tickets are $15 each. For advance tickets, call 947-2210, go to, or visit the OTP box office, 148 E. Eighth St. Remaining tickets will be on sale at the Depot one hour before performances.

Create Valentines

TRAVERSE CITY — The East Bay Branch Library, 1989 Three Mile Road, will host an Old-Fashioned Valentine Making Party at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 8.

All ages are welcome to make Valentines, enjoy snacks, listen to stories and poetry, and learn about the history of Valentine’s Day. Craft supplies will be provided. Call 922-2085 or visit to learn more.

Wagbo events

EAST JORDAN — The Martha Wagbo Farm & Education Center will host a community potluck with a Barter Circle, and the Northwoods Family Nature Club.

The potluck starts at noon Saturday, Feb. 8, at the center, 5745 N. M-66. Attendees should bring a dish to pass if they are able to and valuables they wish to trade. Popular barter items in the past have included handmade items, home-preserved food, tools, cookware and outdoor gear.

Families with children of all ages are invited to build a snow fort starting at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at the center. “Sugar-on-snow” made with real maple syrup will be served in the snow forts.

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