Traverse City Record-Eagle


May 9, 2013

Community in Brief: 05/09/2013


The meal will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, May 12, at the Leelanau School. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children ages 5 to 12 and free for ages 4 and younger. They will be available at the door.

Celebrate Mom

KINGSLEY — Rainbow of Hope Farm will host its annual Mother’s Day Celebration on Sunday, May 12.

The event will be held from noon to 3 p.m., rain or shine, at the farm, 1951 County Line Road. A buffet meal will be served. The cost is $9 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 10 and free for preschoolers. There also will be outdoor activities and a bake sale. The greenhouse opens at noon with hanging plants and potted flowers available to purchase.

For details, visit or call 263-4673.

Humanists meet

TRAVERSE CITY — Dr. Jerry Dobek will give a talk on dark nebulae and astrophotography at the Monday, May 13, meeting of the Grand Traverse Humanists. The program starts at 7 p.m. at the History Center of Traverse City, 322 Sixth St. Admission is free and the public is welcome. Call 392-1215 for details.

Weight, diabetes

TRAVERSE CITY — Steven Lamie, MD, and dietitian Patti Hennrick, RD, will share tips on weight loss for diabetics on Tuesday, May 14.

“Steps to Weight Loss Success, Diabetes Management” will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in conference room 1 at Munson Medical Center. Because of the partial closure of Sixth Street, participants should enter the hospital’s main visitor parking lot off Elmwood Avenue.

The program is free and open to the public. No registration is needed. For details, call Munson’s Diabetes Education Department, 935-8200 or (800) 809-8127.

Angel Care

TRAVERSE CITY — Angel Care Preschool and Child Care will accept applications for its summer scholarship cycle through Saturday, May 15.

Scholarships will be awarded to successful applicants based on need and will reduce child care fees over the scholarship cycle. Decisions will be made on Monday, May 20, for the upcoming scholarship cycle. Please call 933-3232 or email, for more information.

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