'Art Bomb' entries
Traverse City — Interested artists have until Saturday, Dec. 15, to submit entries for an art show at Right Brain Brewery.
Grand Traverse Art Bomb will be on display Jan. 5-March 30 at the brewery, 225 E. 16th St. It is for artists working in all media to display and sell their work commission-free.
A $50 application fee will be charged to avoid gallery commission prices. For details or to submit artwork, call 494-6828.
TRAVERSE CITY — Garden Grounds, 1000 Milliken Dr., will dedicate Saturday, Dec. 15, to raising funds and awareness for Old Town Playhouse's final performance at Swingshift and the Stars.
The new business features coffee, sandwiches, local scones, healthy snacks and Michigan-made treats. It will donate 50 percent of its sale proceeds from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. to Old Town Playhouse's Swingshift team.
For details, call 947-2210, ext. 102.
Santa in Kingsley
Kingsley — Santa will pay a visit to The Rock of Kingsley Youth Center on Saturday, Dec. 15.
Families and children of all ages can meet Santa, have their pictures taken with him, and enjoy hot chocolate and cookies from 6 to 8 p.m. The Rock of Kingsley is located at 115 E. Blair St.
For details, visit www.therockofkingsley.com.
Toys for Tots
Traverse City — A "Groovin' for Gifts" fundraiser will be held Saturday, Dec. 15, to benefit Toys for Tots and Benzie Area Christian Neighbors.
The 4-11 p.m. event will be held at Fallen Timbers Event Center, 13901 U.S. 31, 15 miles west of Chum's Corner. Admission is a new, unwrapped toy. Proceeds of an all-you-can-eat pasta bar and raffle will benefit BACN.
Cadillac — A "Glorious Sounds of Christmas" concert will be performed at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, at Cadillac United Methodist Church. A free-will offering will be collected for Healing Private Wounds.