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May 18, 2013

Body & Soul in Brief: 05/18/2013

Lupus meeting

TRAVERSE CITY — A Michigan Lupus Foundation support group will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, in conference rooms A and B at Munson Community Health Center, 550 Munson Ave. For details, call (800) 705-6677, or send an email to

Cancer survivor picnic

TRAVERSE CITY — Reservations are needed by Thursday, May 23, for the National Cancer Survivors’ Day celebration picnic.

Anyone who has ever been diagnosed with cancer and their families are invited to a light lunch, dessert and soft drinks from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 2, on the front lawn of Building 50 at the Grand Traverse Commons. There also will be family entertainment, music, survivors’ gifts and door prizes.

There is no charge. For details or reservations, contact Arta Marek, 935-6202 or

Lyme disease support

TRAVERSE CITY — A Northern Michigan Lyme Disease support meeting will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at 610 Three Mile Road North. For more information, call Judy Mallory, 269-3406, or the Michigan Lyme Disease Association, (888) 784-5963.

Rummage, bake sale

ATWOOD — The Atwood Church, 10090 N. U.S. 31, invites the community to its Rest Stop/Rummage and Bake Sale.

The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 24-25. For details, call 599-3290.

Memorial Day meal

KINGSLEY — The Kingsley United Methodist Church will host its annual Memorial Day Dinner on Monday, May 27.

The meal will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church, 113 Blair St. The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger. Preschoolers and members of the armed forces in uniform eat free. For details, call 263-5278.

Parkinson’s forum

TRAVERSE CITY — Colorado neurologist and movement disorder specialist Dr. Monique Giroux will be the guest speaker at the Parkinson’s Summer Forum on Thursday, June 6.

The forum will open with registration at 8:30 a.m. at the Hagerty Center, 715 E. Front St. Welcome and recognitions at 9:10 a.m. will be followed by Dr. Giroux’s program.

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