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Cedar/Maple City Lions Club

Christmas Tree Sale  

Weekends through December 11th   

Maple City

 

Browse a select variety of pre-cut trees for your holiday! There are various price options available as well. Trees are available on weekends from 10am to 4pm.

Location: 100 E. Bellinger Rd

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NW Michigan Community Action Agency 

November/December Workshops

Various days and times

Traverse City

 

Workshops include Money Management, Homebuyer Education, Tax Preparer Training, Student Loan Forgiveness and much more!

nmcaa.net

800 632-7334 – Traverse City

800 443-2297 – Cadillac

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Northern Lakes Community Mental Health

Art of Recovery Art Show

Throughout November

Traverse City

 

The Art Show takes place in person at the TC District Library through November 28th.  

There will be an Artist’s Reception held on Friday, Nov 4th from 3p.m. to 6 p.m. at the TC District Library.

If you have any questions, contact Deb Freed (231) 271-6177 or info@northernlakescmh.org

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Crawford County Commission on Aging 

December Events

Various Dates/Times

Grayling

 

Fun events include a karaoke and ugly Christmas sweater party. Christmas luncheon, euchre, chair yoga and more. Also, regular activities like hearing clinics, DHHS Assistance, legal assistance and more.

308 Lawndale St.

Grayling

989 348-7123

crawfordcoa.org

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Alden District Library

Community Events

Throughout December

Helena Twp. Community Center

 

Events include an oil painting display, Off the Wall Movie Night & Pot Luck, a snow globe collection, the Antrim Photography Workshop and much more! Helena Township Community Center, 8751 Helena Rd, Alden, 231-331-4318.

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Wexford County Council on Aging

Free Presentations for Seniors

December 1st & 6th

Cadillac

 

Dec 1st 2022 - 2 pm and 7 pm. WHO'S GOT THE POWER? 

A Free Presentation about Durable Power of Attorney. What it is?  Who should have one and more will be presented on December 1st from 2pm to 7pm. Presented by the Wexford County Council on Aging and Attorney Alex Mallory. Presentation at the Cadillac First Church - Nazarene Community Center.  1125 E. Division St., Cadillac, MI  49601  RSVP requested.  Space Limited.  Two presentations 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm  Call the Council for more info @ 231-775-0133.

 

Dec 6th 2022 - 2 pm and 7 pm.  PrePlanning your Funeral Arrangements. Presented by the Wexford County Council on Aging and Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home. Presentation at the Cadillac First Church - Nazarene Community Center.  1125 E. Division St., Cadillac, MI  49601  RSVP requested.  Space Limited.  Two presentations 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm  Call the Council for more info @ 231-775-0133.

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Selma Twp Fire Department 

Cookies & cocoa with Santa

Saturday, December 3rd

Cadillac

 

Enjoy the festivities from noon until 3pm. There will also be a non-perishable food drive for the St. Ann’s Church.

Location: 4101 S 35 Rd. Cadillac

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Manton PTO

Annual Craft Show

Saturday, December 3rd

Manton

 

Checkout all the crafters from 9am to 2pm with over 70 vendors to shop from. There will be a food truck and the Christmas Tree Auction. Trees decorated by the students will be available for viewing and auction at the craft show. 

Location: 5th Street Gym in Manton

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Cadillac Garden Club

Holiday Home Tour

Saturday, December 3rd

Cadillac

 

This year’s tour from 10am to 3pm will feature homes situated around Berry Lake, 5-10 minutes southeast of downtown Cadillac. Decorated by the Cadillac Garden Club with the homeowners' individual personalities sparkling through. Tickets ($15  in advance, $20 at the door) available at Brinks Art & Framing in advance. Available on the day of the tour at each of the homes and at the historical First Presbyterian Church, also decorated for the holiday; with organ recitals and refreshments provided as part of the tour.

cadillacgardenclub.com

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St. Mary of Hannah School

Craft Show & Breakfast with Santa

Saturday & Sunday, December 3rd & 4th

Where: Kingsley 

 

Enjoy the Craft Show Saturday the 3rd from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Please bring canned foods for the local food pantry as an entry fee. There will be a chili & cornbread lunch available for $7 from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm. On Sunday the 4th it’s breakfast with St. Nick from 9am to 1pm. There will be live music and a goodwill donation will be accepted.

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LifeHouse Assembly of God

Versiti Blood Drive

Monday, December 5th

Cadillac

 

This important blood drive is from12:30-7:30pm.  Please make an appointment ahead of time to donate. LifeHouse is located at 1120 W Division St., Cadillac.  Did you know your donation could save 3 local patients this holiday season?  To donate please contact Dave Bayer for your appointment time 231-775-7858.

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New Hope Community Church

The Christmas Journey

First two weekends in December

Williamsburg

 

Experience the Story of Christmas from Creation to Bethlehem and beyond in a 45 minute tour completely outdoors. December 2, 3, 4 and 9, 10, 11.

5:30-7:30 pm. No reservation needed, no ticket needed, just show up!

Watch scenes come to life as a guide leads you through a woodland path filled with actors, scenery and live animals.

ASL Interpretation December 02 and December 11, 6:30 pm.

Blessings from New Hope Community Church!

5100 Bethesda Ct.

Williamsburg, MI 49690

231-938-8056

www.newhope.cc

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Lake Leelanau Community Association

Holiday Arts/Crafts Show

Saturday, December 3rd

St. Mary’s School

 

The 10th Annual Lake Leelanau Provemont Holiday Arts and Crafts Show is from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.  This year’s art fair, sponsored by the Lake Leelanau Community Association, will be held at St. Mary’s school, 303 St. Mary Street, just off M204 (Duck Lake Road) in the heart of Lake Leelanau.  There is still room for more wonderful artisans, please email Patricia Soutas-Little at psoutaslittle@icloud.com for an application. Beautiful artwork and crafts from over 50 artisans from around the State. 

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The Friendship Community Center

Holiday Event

Friday, December 9th

Suttons Bay

 

The event begins at 6pm with silent auction items generously donated by Suttons Bay’s downtown businesses in support of the village’s most historic gathering space. With festive music, locally sourced food, and a spirit of gratitude and community, this is a do-not-miss holiday event. Funding raised from the silent auction will be used to support the programs offered at the Center, including LIFT Teen Center, as well as provide for some much-needed repairs to the 170-year-old facilities.

The Friendship Community Center

LIFT Teen Center

231-313-5803

audsharp@thecentersb.com

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The Traverse City Track Club

Jingle Bell Run

Sunday, December 18th

Traverse City  

 

 The Annual Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk celebrating running during the holidays, is now open for registration. This December non-competitive running event has been a Northern Michigan holiday tradition for over 25 years, with as many as 1000 runners and walkers joining together to run dressed up in holiday attire. The 5K route weaves through the lighted downtown and surrounding decorated neighborhoods of Traverse City.

The TCTC Jingle Bell Run historically supports an area non-profit cause, and this year participants will have the option to donate to the TCTC Golden Shoe Fund, a program established in 2003 that partners with Fleet Feet to benefit area high school track and cross country runners facing financial hardship obtain quality shoes necessary for safe running.

The Jingle Bell Run is open for registration through 5:00 December 18th, 2022. The event is free to 2022 Members of the Traverse City Track Club, who will be automatically recognized, if current, during their registration. For the safety of all, participants must be officially registered.

Many answers to questions about registration, and the Jingle Bell Run experience can be found on the event’s registration page at: https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/TraverseCity/JingleBellRun.

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Great Lakes Children’s Museum 

Ongoing Programs

Throughout the month  

Traverse City

 

The museum offers a variety of weekly programs for preschool and elementary age children. Events include Storytime Adventures, Kids Craft Lab and much more.

glcm.org

13240 S. West Bay Shore Dr.

Traverse City

231 932-5354

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Disability Network Northern Michigan

Variety of Programs  

Ongoing

Traverse City

 

Disability Network is the first stop for people with disabilities and their families in northern Michigan. The network seeks to educate and connect people with disabilities to resources like their safe use of technology program using Zoom sessions and in-person monthly meetings.

415 East Eighth Street Traverse City MI 49686

231 922 0903      866 869 8600      disabilitynetwork.org  

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The Friendship Community Center

Community Potluck

The First Wednesday of the Month

Suttons Bay

 

The fun is from 6pm to 8pm. Bring a dish to pass if you can.  Tableware, coffee, tea and water is provided.  201 Broadway, Suttons bay, 49684   231-271-4630

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Peninsula Community Library

Regular Events

Monthly

Traverse City

 

Programs include Gentle Yoga, Threads, Talk with Tom, Story Stew, Page Turners Book Club and much more.

2893 Island View Rd.

231 223-7700

 

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