Red Wings Host Training Camp: Sept. 13-16. Red Wings players, prospects & tryouts will be divided into teams who will practice & scrimmage throughout camp, including the annual Red & White Game on Sun., Sept. 15 at noon. The team will hold one more practice on Mon., Sept. 16 prior to breaking camp to begin their preseason schedule.
Dashing for Down Syndrome 5K: All inclusive. Featuring live music, snacks & beverages & face painting. Benefits the local Down Syndrome community (education programs, families in need of assistance, & future events).
Fiber Without Borders: A juried exhibition of 2D & 3D work exploring fiber materials in fresh, original ways. A reception to launch the exhibition is Fri., Sept. 13, 6-8pm. Runs through Nov 7. Hours: Mon. - Fri.: 9am-4pm. Sat. & Sun.: 12-4pm.
Annual All Media Juried Exhibition: Runs Sept. 6 - Oct. 4. Local & regional artists will compete for Gold ($1,000), Silver ($700) & Bronze ($300) awards. The opening reception takes place on Fri., Sept. 6 from 5-7pm. Hours: Mon.-Fri.: 10am-4:30pm. Sat.: 10am-4pm. Sun.: 12-4pm.
ORIGINAL: Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Prints: Featuring all forms of printmaking by artists from across the U.S. An opening reception will be held on Sat., Sept. 7 from 2-4pm. Exhibit runs through Nov. 14.
Raven Hill Generations: Inspired by the Smithsonian's Museum on Main Street exhibit, "Crossroads: Change in Rural America," Raven Hill's exhibit is a chance to highlight for the community the importance of northern lower MI's history through a collection of stories, artifacts, exhibits & structures. Runs Sept. 1 - Oct. 12.
The Floating World: Traditional Japanese Woodblock Prints: A select assortment of prints by Japanese artists of the Edo & Meiji periods, including Utagawa Hiroshige (1797–1858) & Katsushika Hokusai (1760–1849), will be on display. On loan from Purdue University's permanent collection. Runs Sept. 7, beginning at 2pm, through Nov. 14.
"Still Life With Soup": This juried show celebrates artist interpretations of the prompt, "Still Life With Soup." Over 20 works will be on display along with a selection of handmade Soup Bowls by area potters. An opening reception will be held on Fri., Sept. 13 from 5-7pm, featuring wine from Cherry Republic & light fare from John Cross Fishery. Exhibit runs through Nov. 2.
Modern Female Archetypes-Group Show: Featuring more than 20 female artists in a variety of mediums exploring the idea of archetypes & how they connect us all, often regardless of age, geography & social status. Runs from Sept. 6 - Oct. 6. An opening reception will coincide with the Downtown Fall Art Walk on Sept. 6 from 5-9pm. Hours: Wed.-Sat.: 11am-6pm; Sun.: 11am-4pm. Closed on Tues. Call on Mon. (sometimes closed).
"Chasing Light": An exhibit dedicated to glass. Featuring all forms of art glass including blown, fused, stained glass, cast, torched & more. An artist reception will be held on Sun., Sept. 15 from 1-4pm. Exhibit runs through Oct. 4. Open daily from 1-4pm.
Birdwatching vs. Birding: Learn about different bird feeders & bird seeds that attract a variety of birds to your backyard. Learn how to be a responsible birdwatcher with proper feeder placement & maintenance. Adventure into birding by leaving the house to find different species in different habitats.
Oryana Farm Tour - Lakeview Hill Farm, TC: The entire farm & homestead is 100% solar powered. Stop by for guided tours, fresh snacks made with just-picked produce, & activities for kids & adults. Farm yoga with Devin (bring your own yoga mat). Meet the farmers & learn about organic farming practices & sustainable energy systems. Join the Norte bike train that will start at Oryana & ride out to the farm on the ...
"The Importance of Being Earnest": Two bachelors create alter egos named Ernest to escape their tiresome social obligations. When they attempt to win the hearts of two women who, conveniently, claim to only love men named Ernest, confusion reigns.
Award-winning Local Author Kathleen Stocking: Stocking will read from her latest book "From the Place of the Gathering Light," profiling the people & places that have shaped the character of the Glen Lake community. There will also be folk music by local musicians Sandy Dhuyvetter & George Powell.
Traverse Area Historical Society Oakwood Cemetery Tours: Meet at the main entrance of Oakwood Cemetery off of Eighth St., directly across from the intersection of Fair Street & Eighth Street, TC. Find 'TAHS Oakwood Cemetery Tours' on Facebook.