Traverse City Record-Eagle


April 4, 2013

Community in Brief: 04/04/2013


IT Career Fair

TRAVERSE CITY — Northwest Michigan Works! will host an Information Technology (IT) Career Fair Tuesday, April 9. Registration for preferred access is due today, April 4.

The career fair from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Hagerty Center, 715 E. Front St., will feature Information Technology positions with local employers along with information and resources for people considering IT careers. Employers at the job fair will recruit qualified candidates for current open positions in network administration, web development, tech support and database administration.

Attendees should bring at least 12 copies of their résumé and be prepared for a professional, onsite interview. Three breakout sessions, facilitated by Northwestern Michigan College and Ferris State University, will provide overviews from IT industry experts and details on related educational programs.

For details or to register, visit Walk-ins will still be welcome the day of the event.

GOP women meet

TRAVERSE CITY — The Traverse Bay Area Republican Women’s Club will meet at noon Monday, April 8, at Sleder’s Family Tavern, 717 Randolph St.

Girls’ book club

TRAVERSE CITY — The Chapter Chicks Mother Daughter Book Club will meet Monday, April 8, at the Peninsula Community Library, 2699 Island View Road.

Girls and a special adult are invited to meet at 6:30 p.m. for a potluck dinner, a craft and to discuss the book “Once Upon A Marigold” by Jean Ferris. Book selections for the group are targeted toward third through fifth grade readers. There is no charge. For details or to sign up, call the library, 223-7700.

BACN meeting

FRANKFORT — The Benzie Area Christian Neighbors’ (BACN) Board of Directors invites the community to the 30th annual BACN meeting and potluck dinner.

The meeting will start at 6 p.m. Monday, April 8, at St. Ann’s Catholic Church fellowship hall, 508 Crystal Ave. The program includes election of board officers, a recap of 2012 and a look ahead to 2013.

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