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Traverse City News and Events
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 23

Summer Members Exhibit

5:00pm An opening reception will be held on Fri., May 19 from 5-7pm. Exhibit runs through June 16. Oliver Art Center, Frankfort more

Community Yoga Class

5:30pm Donation only. Tuesdays, 5:30pm. New Moon Yoga, TC more

Anxiety Disorders in Children & Adolescents

5:30pm Presented by Sander Weckstein, MD. Register. Munson Medical Center, REMEC Classroom, lower level, TC more

Journey Through Grief

6:30pm This free to any adult, four week grief support group focuses on how to express feelings and experiences related to the loss in a supportive, caring and non-judgmental environment. 929-1557. Hospice of Michigan office, TC

Migrant Forum

6:30pm The public is invited to attend a free panel discussion focusing on the new immigration climate and its effects on our economy, families, schools and our humanity. Panel guests include Benzie County Sherriff Ted Schendel, Marcelo Betti, immigration lawyer, Don Smeltzer, local grower, Father Wayne Dziekan and Carolina Atabora-Cortez, Migrant Family Services. For more information call Keira Duvernoy at 213-313-2080. Grow Benzie, Benzonia

Author/Illustrator Speaks at "Off the Page" Series

7:00pm Newberry Medal award author Lynne Rae Perkins will speak to a community audience as the kick-off program for this year’s “Off the Page” series. Perkins won the Newberry Medal in 2006 for Criss Cross, a book of vignettes, illustrations, and poems about a group of four small-town teenagers. She is the author of three other novels and several picture books. A hospitality and book-signing session follows the presentation. Mills Community House - Upper Level, Benzonia more

Wednesday, May 24

Michigan Water Color Society 70th Annual Exhibition

9:00am An opening reception will be held on Sat., April 8 from 1-4pm. Featuring a talk by exhibition juror Judi Betts & live music. The exhibition runs through May 26. Crooked Tree Arts Center, TC more

Gentle Yoga

9:30am Gentle instructor Tina Livingston offers yoga basics in the library for adults & teens of all abilities. Call Peninsula Community Library at 223-7700 to save a place.  Peninsula Community Library, TC

Parkinson’s Network North Day Support Group

10:00am Guest speaker is Neurologist & Munson Hospitalist Glen Ackerman MD. 947-7389. TC Senior Center

Kayak Launch Ribbon Cutting

10:00am Kewadin Waterfront Park

Familiar Roads & Divergent Paths

10:00am Watercolor & acrylic paintings by TC artist Charles R. Murphy. City Opera House, TC more

Familiar Roads & Divergent Paths

10:00am Paintings from Charles R. Murphy. Runs through May. City Opera House, TC more