BEULAH — L'Chayim Delicatessen will host an open house Saturday, Feb. 9, during winterfest activities for students in Kristine Harvey's art class at Frankfort-Elberta School. The students' art is being showcased during February's "Hit the Wall" exhibit at the deli.
The open house will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. L'Chayim is located in downtown Beulah. For details, call 871-0601 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRAVERSE CITY — The Father Fred Foundation's Frostbite Food Drive is under way and continues through Sunday, Feb. 17. In addition to collecting food, the drive also includes a $100,000 Donation Match Challenge — where donations of food and cash will be matched up to $100,000.
Donation sites are at Garfield Centre, the 800 block of South Garfield Avenue; Fox Motors, US 31 South; Family Fare, Chum's Corner; Oleson's, Three Mile and Hammond roads; and Tom's Food Market, Acme. Monetary donations also may be made at these locations and at www.fatherfred.org.
For details about the food drive including hours and a list of most needed pantry items, visit www.fatherfred.org, or call 947-2055.
Guide to your heart
TRAVERSE CITY — Cardiologist Dino Recchia, M.D., F.A.C.C., will discuss ways to prevent and manage heart disease in a program on Monday, Feb. 11.
"An Owner's Guide for Your Heart — 2013 Edition" will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Munson Medical Center's Conference Rooms 1-3, 1105 Sixth St. Dr. Recchia will share information on the causes and treatments of heart disease.
The program is free and open to the public. Registration is required; call (888) 838-9160.
Cadillac blood drive
CADILLAC — An American Red Cross blood drive will be held Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 11-12, at Temple Hill Church.
For details or an appointment, call (800) RED-CROSS or visit www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code "Crystal Flash."