Porch-A-Palooza: Presented by Addiction Treatment Services. An all-day event of activities & events aimed at building connection, raising awareness, & spreading hope. The day will include activities such as a nature walk, acupuncture, partner dance workshop, euchre tournament, corn hole tournament, a marathon meeting, dunk tank, & many other activities. The day will be capped off with a comedy show held at the City Opera House.
Traverse Area Camera Club Member Showcase Exhibit: Photographic exhibit by members of the Traverse Area Camera Club runs from Aug. 30 - Nov. 18. Public reception held on Sept. 11 from 1-3pm in the McGuire Room.
A Brush with Nature Art Show & Sale: Three local artists showcase the beauty of this place they call home - northern Michigan. They include Jacquie Auch, Dorothy McGrath Grossman & Janet Wilson Oliver. The exhibit will be on display Mon.-Fri., from 10am-2pm, & during events in Sept. & Oct. The artists' opening reception will be Thurs., Sept. 15 from 5-7pm with special guests The Suminski Family Trio.
"Charlevoix and the Night": An exhibition featuring paintings by three award winning artists: Kevin Barton, Kurt Anderson, & Phil Fisher. Each artist explores their approach to nocturne. Runs Sept. 16 - Oct. 29. An opening reception will be held on Fri., Sept. 16 from 5-7pm. Open 11am-4pm on Mon. through Fri., & 11am-3pm on Sat.
"Jason S. Yi: Dissimulations": Jason S. Yi is an interdisciplinary artist working in photography, video, sculpture, drawing, & site-specific installations. Immigrating from South Korea to United States at an early age, his work is conceived through a bi-cultural lens & interrogates the notion of perception's equivalence to reality.
Infinite Splendor, Infinite Light: Two years after graduating from DePauw University in 1953, Bruce Walker became a case officer with the Central Intelligence Agency. As a CIA officer, Walker participated in the Tibetan resistance project (code name ST CIRCUS) in its earliest stages, only six years after the Chinese People’s Liberation Army invaded Tibet & captured the capital city of Lhasa. In 2002, Walker donated his 66-piece collection of Tibetan ...
Shipwrecks of the Manitou Passage Exhibit: This exhibit illustrates the stories of the ships, steamers & crews lost in the Manitou Passage, the waters that surround the Leelanau Peninsula & its islands.
CWIB Luncheon: A panel discussion with women in the finance field. Learn what you need to know about financial planning during your 20/30's, 40/50's & then 60's & beyond. Registration & networking from 11:30am-noon; lunch at noon; & program at 12:20pm.
C.S. Lewis Festival: Book Discussions: Book to be discussed: "One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are" by Ann Voskamp, the festival keynote speaker.Pastor Sherry McGuffin of Cross of Christ Lutheran Church will lead the discussion.