Traverse City Record-Eagle


October 7, 2013

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Library book sale

KINGSLEY — Kingsley Friends of the Library will hold a two-day book sale at the library, 213 S. Brownson.

Shoppers can pay $5 for early entry to the sale on Friday, Oct. 11, with free admission from 4-7 p.m. The sale continues from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, with a bag sale starting at noon. For details, call Beth Anderson, 263-5484.

Pet Picture Day

MAPLE CITY — Oakwood Pet Memorial Center will sponsor the second annual Pet Picture Day to benefit the Military Working Dog Team Support Association, a group organized solely to benefit both active and retired military working dogs.

The fundraiser will be held from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at Oakwood’s facility, 1631 W. Burdickville Road. Jeff Rabidoux of Life on the 45th Parallel Photography will take professional quality photos and provide pet owners with a digital copy of their picture that day. Pet owners also receive a printed hard copy in the mail. The cost is $25. Businesses that specialize in pet products also will be on hand.

All pets must be on a leash, in a carrier or otherwise under control. For details, visit

Library Friends

TRAVERSE CITY — The Friends of the Peninsula Community Library invites newcomers to its next regular meeting.

The group will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, at the library, 2699 Island View Road. For details, call 223-7700 or visit

WAR sale

TRAVERSE CITY — Glen Eagle Retirement Community will host a WAR (Women at Risk) Jewelry & Accessory Sale on Wednesday, Oct. 9.

The sale will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Glen Eagle, 3950 Sumac Dr. It features handmade products from many countries made by women recovering from either abuse or slavery and all proceeds go directly to WAR. For details, call 935-4553.

Book club selection

ALDEN — The Books and Brie Book Club will meet at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, at the Alden District Library, 8751 Helena Road, to discuss Colum McCann’s book “Let the Great World Spin.” New members are welcome. For details, call 331-4318.

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