Traverse City Record-Eagle


March 5, 2013

Community in Brief: 03/05/2013

'Off the Wall' film

ALDEN — "Monsieur Lazhar" is the next film in the "Off the Wall" film series at the Alden District Library.

The 2011 Academy Award-nominated French film will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday, March, 7, at the library, 8751 Helena Road. It is rated PG-13. An optional dinner will be served at 6 p.m. For details, call 331-4318.

Reunion for nursing class

TRAVERSE CITY — A meeting will be held Friday, March 8, to plan a 50-year reunion of Northwestern Michigan College's 1963 class of associate degree nurses.

The planning meeting will start at 1:30 p.m. at Catholic Human Services, 1000 Hasting St. For details, contact Barb Mikowski, reunion coordinator and member of the class of 1963, (800) 658-8554 or

Kits and classes kick off

CEDAR — Wool & Honey, 9031 S. Kasson St., will show off a variety of new kits and post its new class schedule during a kick-off event Friday, March 8, from 6 to 9 p.m. For details, call 228-2800 or visit

World dance showcase

TRAVERSE CITY — Raks Incendia will present a World Fusion Dance Showcase on Saturday, March 9.

The family-friendly showcase starts at 8 p.m. at the Children's Montessori House, 5363 N. Long Lake Road. The doors open at 7:30 p.m. It features groups from Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, and Traverse City.

Tickets are $15 in advance at Oryana or; $18 at the door. For details, call 360-1445 or email

Back Porch concert

CHARLEVOIX — Artist/musician Ryan Luce will be the featured performer at the Saturday, March 9, Back Porch Coffeehouse music event.

Luce will perform from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Charlevoix Senior Center on the corner of Norwood Road. A circle jam session follows. The suggested donation is $5 per person or $10 per family. Proceeds go to the featured performer. Call 622-2944 for details.

Dennos offers workshops

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