TRAVERSE CITY — The ANA-Michigan, formerly RN-AIM, will meet on Tuesday.
The meeting and program will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. in rooms A and B at Munson Community Health Center, 550 Munson Ave. Diane Butler, RN-C, BSN, manager of Community Health for Munson Medical Center, will discuss “Community Health Assessment and Priorities for the Traverse Area.” A $5 donation is requested for pizza and salad.
All nurses and student nurses are welcome. For details or reservations, email email@example.com or call 590-8624.
Healing Hearts lunch
TRAVERSE CITY — Hospice of Michigan will host a Healing Hearts Luncheon on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14.
The event will be held from noon-1:30 p.m. at Hospice of Michigan’s Bay View Center, 10850 E. Traverse Highway, suite 1155. During lunch, Hospice Grief Support Services Manager Kathryn Holl, and Spiritual Care Adviser the Rev. Ron White will lead a discussion of the journey through mourning and share coping techniques.
The event is free and open to the community. Registration is required. Call Holl, 929-1557, for details or to register.
TRAVERSE CITY — The Single Adults quarterly breakfast Feb. 15, at Bay Pointe Community Church will focus on singleness and marriage.
The breakfast program will be held from 9-11 a.m. at the church, 6880 Secor Road. For details or to register, call 922-9882, or visit www.bponline.org.
Free harp class
TRAVERSE CITY — Marilyn Wares will introduce the tranquility lap harp in a free class Feb. 16.
The class will meet from 1:30-3 p.m. at a downtown Traverse City location. No musical experience is needed and harps will be furnished for the class. For details, to register and for class location, call Wares, 223-4895.
Baker to offer BSN
CADILLAC — Baker College of Cadillac has announced that a four-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program will replace the existing Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program beginning fall quarter 2014.
The new BSN program is an on-ground degree for all four years. It is a limited enrollment program with no waiting list. The top 24 applicants will be accepted into the program twice a year.
Students choosing to pursue the new BSN can begin prior to 2014 fall quarter by taking prerequisite classes. Students currently enrolled in Baker’s ADN program will be able to complete it at the Cadillac campus. If those students wish to pursue a BSN, they may do so through a post-licensure program offered by Baker College Online.
For details about the BSN program, call 876-3119 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRAVERSE CITY — A comprehensive 30-hour training for Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for children in foster care in Grand Traverse County will be presented in partnership with seven human service agencies.
Advocates visit the children, talk to agency workers and attend court hearings. They serve as an independent resource for the children and the court, focusing on the best interests of the child.
Training starts at 5 p.m. March 3, at the Robert P. Griffin Hall of Justice, 280 Washington St. For details or if interested in becoming a CASA, call Linda Fawcett at Probate Court Volunteers, 922-4827. A pre-registration interview is required.