TRAVERSE CITY — Children of all ages are invited to the East Bay Branch Library, Saturday, Nov. 23, for Thanksgiving stories and crafts.
The free event will start at 1:30 p.m. at the library, 1989 Three Mile Road. It will feature the story “Ox-Cart Man” by Donald Hall, seasonal stories and a turkey centerpiece craft project. Call 922-2085 to learn more.
BENZONIA — The Benzie Central School sixth-grade students will stage the musical “Fiddler on the Roof Jr.” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, at the Benzie Central Auditorium on Homestead Road. Tickets are $2 for adults and $1 for students.
Clean Water group
SUTTONS BAY — Leelanau Clean Water will meet at 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at the Leelanau County Government Center, 8527 E. Government Center Drive. The public is invited. For details, call 256-9812.
TRAVERSE CITY — Dr. Robert Rehak, cultural attache of the Czech Embassy in Washington, D.C., will be the guest speaker at the Thursday, Nov. 21, International Affairs Forum.
A reception at 5:15 p.m. will be followed by the forum at 6 p.m. in Milliken Auditorium at the Dennos Museum Center, 1410 College Drive. Dr. Rehak will speak on “The Czech Nation: From Nazi and Communist Oppression to Democracy.”
Tickets are $10 at the door; free for current students and educators. For details, visit www.nmc.edu/iaf.
Black Friday Fun
TRAVERSE CITY — The Dennos Museum Center will offer a “Black Friday Fun Day” on Friday, Nov. 29.
The event from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. includes a scavenger hunt of the museum in conjunction with the “Art of the Sleeping Bear Dunes” exhibit. Children 16 and younger receive a special prize for completing the scavenger hunt.
Museum admission is $6 for adults, $4 for children and college students with ID, and free for NMC students and museum members. For details, call 995-1055 or visit www.dennosmuseum.org.
TRAVERSE CITY — The Athletic Department of TC Christian Schools is selling citrus fruit from the Golden Harvest Fruit Company.
Fruit must be ordered and paid for by Sunday, Dec. 1, and may be picked up at the school, 753 Emerson Road, on the morning of Monday, Dec. 16. To place an order, contact Valley Ufer, 929-1747 or email@example.com.
EAST JORDAN — Donations of mittens, socks and hats will be accepted through Friday, Dec. 13, at the East Jordan Bay Winds Federal Credit Union, Charlevoix State Bank and Huntington Bank. Donations will be distributed by Care & Share.