TRAVERSE CITY — Registration is underway for the 2014 overnight Summer Solstice Run.
The event starts at sunset on Friday, June 20, at North Lighthouse Point in Leelanau County and ends at sunrise Saturday, June 21, at Clinch Park in Traverse City. Runners may choose between 40 miles, 20 miles, a four-person relay (10 miles per runner), or the last 10 miles of the run. Participants are asked to solicit pledges to raise awareness and funds for women’s empowerment programs in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
For details or to register for the event, visit www.summersolsticerun.org or www.onthegroundglobal.org.
GLEN ARBOR — ShareCare of Leelanau will host an party to celebrate 20 years of helping Leelanau County senior citizens live independently in their homes. the deadline to purchase tickets is Friday, May 23.
The event will be hosted from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, May 29, at the Homestead Resort. There will be live and silent auctions, culinary treats, a cash bar, and live entertainment. Tickets are $30 each and available by calling ShareCare, 256-0221.