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Andy & Jill Phillips: Gullahorn in Concert
Andy & Jill Phillips, Gullahorn in Concert, will be at Bay Pointe Community Church, 6880 Secor Rd., TC., Friday, March 7th. Doors open at 6:45pm, concert at 7pm. Tickets are $10 and available at Bay Pointe Community Church and the studios of WLJN. For info, 922-9882.
Couples Retreat at Bay Pointe Community Church
The Couples Retreat "Deepening Friendship in Marriage in a 'Maybe I Do World'" will be held on Saturday, March 8th, 8:30am-12:30pm at Bay Pointe Community Church, 6880 Secor Rd., TC. Teachers will be Pastor Nick Twomey with Andy & Jill Phllips Gullahorn. Cost is $40 and includes Breakfast and Light Lunch. To register or get more info, 922-9882.
The Mel Larimer Concert Series at First Congregational Church
The Mel Larimer Concert Series will present the Hope College Chapel Choir from Holland, Michigan on Sunday, March 9th, 4pm, at First Congregational Church on Center Rd., TC. A free will offering will benefit the choir. For info, 947-6698.
Divorce Care At New Hope Community Church
New Hope Community Church in Williamsburg will be hosting Divorce Care on Tuesday evenings from 6:45-9pm. There will be a $15 donation for the materials and you may join anytime. The meeting Tuesday, March 11th in entitled "The Road To Healing/Finding Myself". For info, 938-8056.
Lenten Fish Fry at Redeemer Lutheran Church of Interlochen
Redeemer Lutheran Church of Interlochen will be hosting a Lenten Fish Fry on Wednesday evenings beginning March 12th and running thru April 9th. Dinner is at 5:30pm followed by the Lenten Service at 7pm. Meal includes deep fried or baked fish, french fries or baked potato, cole slaw and roll and chicken strips for the kids. Cost is a free will donation. For info, 276-6372.
Sip & Sketch at Dennos Museum Center
The Dennos Museum Center at NMC presents Sip & Sketch on Thursday, March 13th, from 6-8pm. NMC students and the public are invited into the galleries for drawing, socializing and learning about art. Coffee and refreshments will be available in the classroom area outside of the galleries. Stools, clipboards, pencils and paper will be provided.. NMC students receive free admission, otherwise $6 for adults and $4 for a child. For info, 995-1055.
Leadership Lunch Club at the Traverse City Country Club
The Leadership Lunch Club will hold it's monthly meetinf on Friday, March 14th, 11:30am-1pm at the Traverse City Country Club. Paul Britton, founder and President of Britton Banners will share real life stories and anecdotes of career on helping companies "Raise their Brands". Cost is $25 and deadline for registration is March 12th. For info, 633-4230.
The Awake - Equip - Send event at Grand Traverse House of Prayer, corner of Garfield and South Airport Rd., featuring Josh MacDonald, will be on Friday, March 14th 7-9:30pm and on Saturday, March 15th 11am-2pm. Free admission - a Love Offering will be taken. For more info go to www.GTHOP.com.
Perspective - Art Exhibit at Bay Pointe Community Church
Perspective - Art Exhibit at Bay Pointe Community Church, 6880 Secor Rd., TC, will be on Friday, March 14th, 6pm. All intermediate to advanced artists are asked to participate in this 3rd Annual juried art exhibit. This years theme is "Community - What's Your Connection?". All media types are welcome. There is a $25 entry fee for up to 3 entries. Art needs to be submitted by Feb. 28th. For info, 922-9882.
Snow Jam at Treetops
Snow Jam will be March 15th at Treetops Resort in Grayling, featuring Audio Adrenaline, Kutless, Finding Favour and Shine Bright Baby on an outdoor stage made of snow from noon - 5pm!! Evening concert starts at 7pm in the Treetops Conference Center. You can also enjoy the "Go Zone" with archery tag, climbing wall, games and more, plus horse drawn sleigh rides, outdoor ice rink, tubing and more. Cost is $15 all day ticket for Saturday, March 15th or $29 for LIft Ticket and All Day Event Ticket. For info or tickets go to: www.bigticketfestival.com/snowjam.
You Amaze Us Tour at East Bay Calvary Church
The "You Amaze Us Tour" with Selah, Mark Schultz and JJ Heller comes to East Bay Calvary Church on Sunday, March 16th at 6pm. Artist circle tickets are $25, General Admission tickets are $18 in advance, $25 day of show, and are available at Progress Printers, WLJN, East Bay Calvary Church or order online at: http://www.itickets.com/events
Sweetwater Evening Garden Clubs March Meeting
Sweetwater Evening Garden Club will hold their March Meeting on March 18th, 7pm, at the East Bay Masonic Lodge in Acme. Program for the evening will be guest speaker, Mark Breederland, Grand Traverse Sea Grant Agent, who will speak on the status of our bays and the Great Lakes. For info, 938-9611.
Northern Michigan Christian School, 128 S. Martin St., McBain, will be hosting its Kindergarten Roundup and Pre-School Open House on Tuesday, March 18th, from 8:30am-5:30pm. All are welcome to stop in and visit the classrooms and to meet the teachers, staff and administration. Readiness testing is free of charge. For more info, 825-2492.
The Crossing at Living God Church
The Crossings, a Celtic folk group from Chicago, will perform at Church of the Living God, 1514 Birmley Rodad, TC, on Friday, March 21st at 7pm. Tickets are $5 per person or $20 per family.
Mom to Mom Sale at Fox Hill Event Center
A Mom to Mom Sale will be held at the Fox Hill Event Center, 7640 Mackinaw Trail, Cadillac, on Saturday, March 22nd, from 9am-1pm. Admission is $1 and 12 & under are FREE. Come enjoy a large indoor sale of gently used items, childcare related items, children's clothing sizes 0-18, toys, home essentials and more. For info, 775-4272.
We Won't Be Shaken Tour
The WE WON'T BE SHAKEN Tour featuring BUILDING 429 along with FAMILY FORCE 5 andHAWK NELSON will be coming to Charlevoix High School on Sunday, March 23rd at 6pm. This tour features some of the best live bands in Christian music & will be a night you won't want to miss. Tickets are $15 general admission and available by going to: https://event.attendstar.com/event/show/we-wont-be-shaken-tour_4340.
Church of Philadelphia Mens Breakfast
The Church of Philadelphia Mens Breakfast will be on Saturday, March 29th, 9am-11am, at the T.C. Christian School. Come for a time of fellowship, Joe Pantenella will bring a devotion on "Preach the Word" and a great breakfast will be waiting for you. Sign up by calling 616-450-6677.
For the Love of a Castle at Cadillac Public Library
Cadillac Public LIbrary, 411 S. Lake St., Cadillac, will present "For the Love of a Castle" on Saturday, April 12, 1pm. Journey back in time with author Kathleen Paterka, Caslte Farms historian and staff writer, as she tells the fascinating story of one of Northern Michigan's premier historic attractions. For info, 231-510-9047.