The Art of: The Other Traverse City: Local photographer Alan Newton will focus his lens on the opioid crisis affecting the TC region & beyond. Featuring about 11 portraits of people who are addicts in recovery, emergency responders, judges, families who have lost children, & others, along with their written stories based on interviews conducted by Newton. An opening reception will be held on Thurs., Nov. 8 from 6-8pm. The exhibition runs through ...
Resources for Learning Presentation: The Library of Michigan’s e-Library (MeL) can help you find the answers you need. Join Mary Morgan as she shows you how to find resources for family history, auto repair, Consumers Reports, career prep, crafts & more.
Grand Traverse Art Bomb : A collaborative art show with talent from around northern MI. Featuring three reception events throughout the show. It supports artists & their creative endeavors, by giving them an opportunity to showcase their talents with minimal cost. An opening reception will be held on Sat., Jan. 12.
Homage: Inspired by Outstanding Canadian Women: This exhibition features 40 framed neckpieces created as a celebration & tribute to Canadian women, past & present by jewelry artist Donald Stuart. Join Don on Sun., Jan. 20 at 3pm as he share his career, from starting a pioneering hand-weaving studio for Inuit women to his acclaimed artistry in jewelry, hollowware, & architectural installations. Museum hours: 10am-5pm, Mon.-Sat.; 1-5pm, Sun,; & 10am-8pm, Thurs.
Pangnirtung Weavings from the Dennos Museum Center's Collection: Featuring weavings from the Inuit art collection, by the artists of the Pangnirtung Weaving Cooperative. Hours: 10am-5pm, Mon.-Sat.; 1-5pm, Sun.; & 10am-8pm, Thurs.
Visions of American Life: Paintings from the Manoogian Collection, 1850-1950: From the Detroit Institute of Arts, this exhibition features 40 works by late-19th & early-20th century artists capturing American life, culture & identity in that time. Here:Say Storytelling & the Front Street Writers have produced & recorded short stories to accompany these artworks. Hours: 10am-5pm, Mon.-Sat.; 1-5pm, Sun,; & 10am-8pm, Thurs.
Ellsworth State of the Community: Listen to short presentations from community leaders & learn about the Banks Township master plan, the Ellsworth Downtown Development Authority, & the sanitary sewer feasibility study.
Monthly Multiple Sclerosis Support Group Meeting: Ann Parker will be the guest speaker at this meeting of the TC MS Self-help support group. Ann is a Tai Chi instructor & a physical therapist who has taught Tai Chi to many MS patients. 727-643-5349.
National Writers Series: An Evening with Jen Sincero: Jen will talk about her new book, "You Are a Badass Every Day: How to Keep Your Motivation Strong, Your Vibe High, and Your Quest for Transformation Unstoppable." Sincero has a #1 New York Times best-seller & has appeared in Forbes, Fast Company, Oprah Magazine, Comedy Central & more.