Traverse City Record-Eagle

Northern Living

January 20, 2013

In Brief: 1/20/2013

Theater auditions

Manistee — The MAGLight Theatre Co., a Christian community theater ministry, will hold auditions and an informational meeting Tuesday, Jan. 22, for its spring production of "Revealed."

Auditions start at 6:30 p.m. at Manistee Assembly of God, 611 Merkey Road. The doors open at 6 p.m.

The production requires both men and women and one girl between 8 and 12 years old. Actors and singers should bring a color photograph of themselves. Singers also should bring a CD or cassette that they are comfortable singing a few bars from.

Call 723-4332 or email

'Peepers' program

Traverse City — The Peepers Preschool Program at the Boardman River Nature Center resumes for the spring with "Trees in Winter" on Tuesday, Jan. 22.

The program for children ages 3 to 5 and an adult meets from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the nature center, 1450 Cass Road. A $5 donation per child is suggested. To learn more, visit, or call 941-0960.

Diver gives program

Traverse City — The Peninsula Community Library will host a free program by shipwreck hunter Ross Richardson.

Ric hardson will discuss his discovery of the steamer Westmoreland at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at the library, 2699 Island View Road. Call 223-7700 or visit to learn more.

'Swirl' continues

Petoskey — "Swirl" continues Thursday, Jan. 24, at Crooked Tree Arts Center.

The monthly wine tasting with music, creative appetizers and art will be held 5:30-7 p.m. at the arts center, 461 E. Mitchell St.

Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 the day of the event when available. Call 347-4337 or visit

Grange dance

Summit City — Live music will be provided for a country dance Jan. 26, at the Summit City Grange Hall, 3060 Factory St.

A soup supper at 6 p.m. will be followed by dancing from 7 to 10 p.m. Donations are appreciated. For details, call 263-4499.

Music at Sleder's

Traverse City — Singer/songwriter Jim Hawley will perform at the next "On the Porch" concert at Sleder's Family Tavern, 717 Randolph St.

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