Holiday shopping child care
KALKASKA — Peoples Church of Kalkaska will offer child care services on Saturday, Dec. 14, to allow parents time to go Christmas shopping.
Certified professional care will be available from 1-5 p.m. at the church, 216 S. Cherry St. Parents are encouraged to call 258-9365 to reserve a spot.
Then they just need to bring their children, sign them in and complete a medical information form. Games, a movie, foosball, air hockey, nursery toys and snacks will be provided.
CADILLAC — The Fonda Starr Band will provide music for an old-time country dance on Saturday, Dec. 14.
The dance will be held from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at 9116 E. 13th St., next to Kiley Chiropractic. Free dance instruction is provided and listeners are welcome. Donations are appreciated. For details, call 920-8389.
THOMPSONVILLE — Paid registrations are needed by Friday, Dec. 13, for a Medical First Responder course being offered by Munson Healthcare.
The class will meet from 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, with Saturday/Sunday sessions from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. from Dec. 17 to Feb. 18 at Thompsonville Fire and EMS Department, 14714 Lincoln Ave. It is for individuals wishing to function in a first responder role with a rescue or other first response unit.
The fee is $690. To register, visit www.nwemsinfo.org. For details, contact Munson Regional EMS Education Manager Daryl Case, 935-7832 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRAVERSE CITY — The Presbyterian Women’s Association at The Presbyterian Church’s Holiday Cookie Walk features a medley of homemade holiday cookies, bread and candies.
The event will be open from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., or while supplies last, on Saturday, Dec. 14, at the church, 701 Westminster Road. Cookies are $7 per pound. Candies and breads are individually priced.
‘No Home for the Holidays’
TRAVERSE CITY — A concert on Sunday, Dec. 15, will benefit people experiencing homelessness.