Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce

MUSIC: BY FOOT!

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S. Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI

Pete Farmer, founder and owner of Farmer Foot Drums, brings his menagerie of hand- and foot-operated percussion instruments and music to the Glen Arbor Arts Center, May 11, for a family-friendly program. This concert of interactive songs begins at 11 am. The program is free. No registration is required. Children must be accompanied by adults.

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Art Opening and More at Glen Arbor Wines

Glen Arbor Wines 5873 South Lake Street, Glen Arbor, Michigan

Kick off Mother’s Day weekend on Saturday, May 11, at Glen Arbor Wines from 4 to 7 p.m. Take in our mini-art show, “Reflections of Sleeping Bear,” and meet the incredibly talented exhibitors: artists Linda Dewey, Morgan Fisher, Maryann Barnes and photographer Eric Raymond. Gracie Dickinson will also join us with her vintage maps and

Mindfulness for Seniors

Glen Lake Community Library 10115 Front Street, Empire, MI, United States

Explore techniques for stress reduction with Wendy Weckstein of Northern Michigan Psychiatric Services. She’ll discuss how mindfulness can help reduce the emotional and physical stresses often associated with aging: depression, anxiety, loneliness, physical limitations, cognitive decline and more. Presented in partnership with ShareCare and Leelanau County Senior Services. NOTE: Class size is limited. Please contact

Glen Arbor’s Season Opener

Enjoy Glen Arbor’s Season Opener! Batter Cards are available at M22 Glen Arbor and Cottonseed Apparel. Run the bases by visiting local businesses.

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Nature Drawing & Journaling Workshop

Glen Lake Community Library 10115 Front Street, Empire, MI, United States

Artist and educator Penny Krebiehl will lead this guided journal and drawing workshop, gathering at the library before heading outdoors. Participants should dress for outdoor weather, and bring their own drawing supplies (notebooks, pens, pencils, etc). The group will then meet back at the library to share their work. All ages are welcome.

Free

Coffee with the Authors: Brittany Cavallaro

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S. Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI

Coffee With The Authors is a live, conversational interview with local and regional authors about the craft and process of writing at the Glen Arbor Arts Center. On May 18 Brittany Cavallaro, the author of seven Young Adult novels, explains this stand-alone genre, and how she approaches it. Sarah Bearup-Neal, GAAC gallery manager, leads the

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River Club Glen Arbor Targets June Opening Announces Exciting Job Opportunities!

River Club Glen Arbor 5963 S. Oak Street, Glen Arbor, United States

To ensure an unforgettable experience, RCGA is looking for happy and hard-working people to fill various positions. To mix things up a bit, RCGA is throwing a Job Fair/Party in the Park on Saturday, May 18, from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM. The event will provide an opportunity to meet the team, get an exclusive firsthand tour of the park and learn how the RCGA team works with and treats people. On top of that, all attendees will get to play a few holes just for the fun of it! Oh, and there’s a goody bag chock full of RCGA swag!

Free

Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes Annual Spring Training

Empire Township Hall 10088 W. Front Street, Empire, MI , Empire, MI, United States

The Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes annual spring training is a once-a-year chance for volunteers to hear the latest park news from park staff and important safety tips from park safety experts. The 1 pm general training will be followed by 2 pm breakout sessions for Adopt-A-Trail, Adopt-A-Beach, Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail, Preventative Search and

Left Foot Charley Wine & Cider Pairing Dinner

Broomstack Kitchen & Taphouse 172 W Burdickville Rd, Maple City, MI

Join Broomstack as we celebrate plates inspired by the creativity of Left Foot Charley Wine & Cider for a special Pairing Dinner on Monday, May 20th at 6pm. Price TBD. Reservations are required. Price does not include tax or gratuity. Please call 231-228-8869 to reserve your seat or discuss menus.

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Home Organization with Ali LeJeune

Glen Lake Community Library 10115 Front Street, Empire, MI, United States

Ali, a T-C based professional organizer and home simplification expert will discuss how to bring calm and clarity to your spaces. Utilizing a unique combination of philosophies, Ali will offer practical guidance to help you better manage the clutter in your life.

Free

Designing with Nature for People and Planet

Glen Arbor Town Hall MI, United States

The Glen Lake Garden Club will host a special program about native landscape design on Tuesday, May 21, 2024, at 1:00 pm the Glen Arbor Township Hall, 6394 Western Avenue. The program is free and open to the public. Wes Landon, ASLA, and principal of Native Edge in Grand Rapids will present “Designing with Nature

Free

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