Traverse City Record-Eagle


October 22, 2013

Community in Brief: 10/22/2013

WHP meets

TRAVERSE CITY — “Feminism: The Unfinished Revolution” is the theme for the Women’s History Project annual meeting on Saturday, Oct. 26. Reservations are due today.

The meeting will be held from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at the History Center of Traverse City, 322 Sixth St. The $15 cost includes lunch. For details or reservations, call 947-5178 or visit

Schooner life

SUTTONS BAY — The Inland Seas Education Association will host a program today by singer/songwriter and Great Lakes sailor and historian Tom Kastle.

Kastle will explore the challenges, rewards and everyday life aboard 19th century schooners on the Great Lakes in a program at 7 p.m. at the ISEA Education Center and Museum, 100 Dame. The public is welcome.

Autumn arts, crafts

TRAVERSE CITY — Glen Eagle Retirement Community’s Autumn Arts & Crafts Show will be hosted Wednesday, Oct. 23, at Glen Eagle, 3950 Sumac Dr.

There will be more than 30 vendors showing and selling handcrafted items from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Glen Eagle, 3950 Sumac Dr. Admission is free and the public is welcome. For details, call 935-4553.


KALKASKA — Students in sixth through 12th grade can “Make-A-Monster” Wednesday, Oct. 23, at the Kalkaska County Library.

Participants will use parts of stuffed animals to create “Franken-animals” from 6-7:30 p.m. at the library, 247 S. Cedar St. For details, call 258-9411.

NMC Concert Band

TRAVERSE CITY — The Northwestern Michigan College Concert Band, directed by new conductor Patricia Brumbaugh will give a concert on Thursday, Oct. 24.

The band will perform at 8 p.m. at Milliken Auditorium in the Dennos Museum Center, 1410 College Dr. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger and senior citizens 62 and older. Admission is free for NMC students with student ID. Tickets will be available at the door; call 995-1553.

Kingsley Lions

KINGSLEY — The Kingsley Lions Club has been formed and charter memberships are still available.

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