Traverse City Record-Eagle

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July 25, 2013

Community in Brief: 07/25/2013

German Club

TRAVERSE CITY — The Traverse City German Speaker's Club will hold its monthly Stammtisch at 7 p.m. today, July 25, at The Filling Station Microbrewery at the Depot, Woodmere Avenue and East Eighth Street. Anyone who speaks or wants to speak German is welcome. Membership is free.

Reflux solution

TRAVERSE CITY — Munson Medical Center general surgeon Michael Nizzi, DO, will give a seminar today, July 25, on an incisionless surgical solution for treating chronic heartburn.

Dr. Nizzi will discuss transoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF) from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in conference room 1 at Munson Medical Center, 1105 Sixth St. Admission is free and the public is welcome. Registration is requested; call (888) 838-9160 or go to

Exhibit opens

GLEN ARBOR — An exhibit of work by Lynn Uhlmann will be hosted by the Glen Arbor Art Association.

Uhlmann is a part-time resident of Leelanau County. Her paintings are inspired by the wooded landscapes in Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

The exhibit opens with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 26. It continues from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 27, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 28, at the Art Association, 6031 S. Lake St. For details, call 334-6112.

Music House celebrates

ACME — The Music House Museum’s Bruder Fair/Band Organ, "Columbia," is celebrating its 100th birthday on Friday, July 26.

The organ was built in Bavaria in 1913 and was housed at an amusement park in New Jersey until the 1970s.

The party starts at 7 p.m. and includes a concert by theater organist Father Andrew Rogers and birthday cake. The public is invited. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students ages 18 and younger.

The museum is located at 7377 U.S. 31 N. For details or tickets, call 938-9300 or visit

Women's self-defense

TRAVERSE CITY — A free women's self-defense seminar will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, July 27, at White Tiger Martial Arts, 545 E. Eighth St. Registration is requested; call 313-6900.

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