Traverse City Record-Eagle


October 11, 2012

Community in Brief: 10/11/2012


Pre-theater meal

Traverse City — The Soup Cup is offering a pre-theatre meal package prior to evening performances of "Humble Boy" at the Old Town Playhouse Studio Theatre.

The light dinner will be served from 6 to 7 p.m. tonight through Saturday, Oct. 11-13, and Oct. 18 through 20. It includes a presentation about the show, which starts at 7:30 p.m. Diners are guaranteed first entry to the performance.

The cost is $10 and space is limited. For reservations or details, email

Country dance

Cadillac — The Fonda Starr Band will provide music for an old-time country and square dance.

The event will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13 at 9116 E. 13th St., next to Kiley Chiropractic. Donations will be accepted.

Events at Wagbo

East Jordan — Martha Wagbo Farm and Education Center will hold a community potluck and barter circle and host the Northwoods Family Nature Club.

The potluck and barter circle will start with a noon potluck on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the center, 5745 N. M-66. Bring a dish to pass if you can. Drinks and table service will be provided. Participants trade goods and produce with each other at a barter circle and should remember that it is not a rummage sale.

The Northwoods Family Nature Club will meet at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, at the center. The relatively unstructured playtime in the natural world is open to families with children of all ages. There is no charge.

For details, call 536-0333 or email

Free fun for families

East Jordan — Raven Hill Discovery Center's free Second Saturday is open to families with children of all ages.

The event from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13, features problem-solving demonstrations and activities. Raven Hill is located at 4737 Fuller Road. For details, call 536-3369 or visit

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