Traverse City Record-Eagle


February 17, 2013

Community in Brief: 02/17/2013

Tasters’ Guild

TRAVERSE CITY — The 2013 Tasters’ Guild Auction will be held at 7 p.m. Feb. 22 at Northwestern Michigan College’s Great Lakes Campus.

The annual event features a strolling dinner of international cuisine served at more than a dozen tasting tables. Prepared by Great Lakes Culinary Institute students, the menu is complemented by select regional and international wines.

Tickets are $60 per person or $700 for a reserved table of 10. Visit

Geranium orders

Eastport — The Wilkinson Homestead Historical Society is taking orders for its annual geranium sale fundraiser for the restoration of the Wilkinson Historic House on M-88.

Orders for planters containing hardy zonal geraniums and a spike and for individual geranium plants will be accepted through Monday, Feb. 25. Orders may be picked up May 25 at Eastport Baptist Church on M-88.

For details or to place an order, call 599-2546 or email

Prenatal yoga

Traverse City — The Health Education Institute will offer prenatal yoga starting Monday, Feb. 18.

The class meets from 5 to 6 p.m. Mondays through March 18 at Yoga for Health Education in the Village Center, 1200 W. 11th St. The cost is $69 and the class is suitable for any stage of pregnancy.

For details or to register, call 995-1700.

Acrylics class

Bellaire — Parkside Arts Council has added a daytime acrylics class to its winter schedule.

The introductory class will meet from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursdays, Feb. 28-March 14, at the Bellaire Community Hall, 202 N. Bridge St., with artist Mary Guntzviller. The cost is $100 for members; $125 for non-members. Materials will be available to purchase.

For details or to register, call 930-4946, or email



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