Holiday Art Bazaar
Petoskey — Crooked Tree Arts Center’s Holiday Arts Bazaar will continue through Dec. 19.
The arts center is at 461 N. Mitchell St. The bazaar is open during regular business hours and special events; www.crookedtree.org or 347-4337.
Chum’s Corner — Menards home improvement store is serving as a toy drive drop-off site. New, unwrapped toys may be dropped off through mid-December at the store, 4155 U.S. 31 South.
The gift of art
East Jordan — The Jordan River Arts Council’s 12th Members Holiday Art for Sale will continue through Friday, Dec. 21, from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, at the arts center, 301 Main St. For details, contact Babs Young, 645-2220 or firstname.lastname@example.org; or the Art Center, 536-3385.
Traverse City — The Community Meals Program will serve its 24th Community Thanksgiving Dinner from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 22, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1003 S. Maple St. Meal delivery starts at 11:15 a.m. For questions or details about donations, call 326-6969. To share the names of shut-ins or those who will be alone on the holiday, call 276-7130 or 313-9792.
Grawn — Grawn United Methodist Church invites the community to a free Thanksgiving dinner from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 22, at the church, 1260 W. Silver Lake Road. Call 943-8353.
Bear Lake — Bear Lake United Methodist Church will host a free Thanksgiving dinner on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22, from noon to 3 p.m. Everyone is invited.
Gaylord — The community is invited to Thanksgiving dinner Thursday, Nov. 22, at the St. Mary’s Cathedral Parish Hall, 606 N. Ohio, with appetizers and fellowship at 2 p.m. and the meal at 3 p.m. For details, if planning to attend, or to donate time or money, call (989) 732-2119.
Shop in pajamas
Glen Arbor — Patrons are encouraged to wear their PJs for Glen Arbor’s Pajama Party 5-7 a.m. Friday, Nov. 23, when many local merchants will open their doors for holiday shopping.