Traverse City Record-Eagle


January 16, 2013

Community in Brief: 01/16/2013

Demo by Lego artist

Charlevoix — Budding Lego artist Paul Vermeesch will be the featured artist Thursday, Jan. 17, at the Charlevoix Library "Artist in Action" series.

Vermeesch, age 16, will demonstrate his Lego hobby by completing a Lego scale model of the Charlevoix Public Library from 2 to 4 p.m. at the library. Vermeesch is planning to start a business to help support his hobby and is launching a website to market his new business, Miniature Modeling, creating Lego models for customers.

For details about the event, visit To see some of Paul's creations, visit

Camera club meets

Traverse City — Dr. Robert Pool will share his approach to creating black and white digital images at the Thursday, Jan. 17, meeting of the Traverse Area Camera Club.

The group will meet at 7 p.m. at The Presbyterian Church of Traverse City, 701 Westminster. The meeting is open to individuals of all photography skill levels. For details, email John Russell, or visit

Logo sticker sale

Traverse City — Love Traverse City„¢ will be selling custom logo stickers at the Traverse City West vs. Central basketball game Thursday, Jan. 17, to raise money for the schools.

The custom logo bumper stickers represent each school's colors and 50 percent of sales from the $6 stickers will benefit Traverse City West and Central.

Stickers also may be purchased at Love Traverse City, 121 E. Front St., suite 103, in the Front Row Centre building. For details, visit

Clean water group

Suttons Bay — An organizational meeting of Leelanau Clean Water will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, at the Leelanau County Government Center, 8527 E. Government Center Dr. The public is invited.

For details, call the Planning & Community Development Department, 256-9812, or visit

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