Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce

Tech Tuesday – Cyber Security: October 31

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

This month’s focus for Tech Tuesday, presented by your four Leelanau County Libraries, will be cybersecurity. Learn how to best manage the many security risks present in our daily digital routines. Steve Stanton of Leelanau Computer Repair will present an overview of best practices: detecting and avoiding email scams, preventing viruses and malware, password protections,

Dr. Robert Van Dellen Reflections on Literature: November 7

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

Dr. Robert Van Dellen – Reflections on Literature: November 7 Dr. Robert Van Dellen will discuss his new book “Reflections on Literature: Exploring Meanings & Messages”. This first volume of a planned series explores the works of significant 20th century authors, including Virginia Woolf, Ernest Hemingway, George Orwell and more. Dr. Van Dellen is a

Northern Lights Presentation

Glen Arbor Town Hall MI, United States

Due to popular demand, the location for Thursday night's Northern Lights presentation has been moved to Glen Arbor Town Hall, located at 6394 W Western Ave, Glen Arbor, MI 49636. Northern Lights Presentation November 9, 7 pm Realize your dream and catch the Northern Lights! Join Melissa F. Kaelin, the founder of the Michigan

Creative Wellness Retreat – Caring for Caregivers

Pine Street Studios 5710 N. Pine Street, Glen Arbor, MI, United States

How can creativity help one navigate the experience of caregiving for other humans? The Glen Arbor Arts Center's HeARTful Care: Nurturing the Caregiver's Soul Through Art is the second in a series of Creative Wellness retreats focused on increasing wellness through art practice. This retreat occurs on Saturday, November 11, 2023, from 9 am -


Greeting Card Workshop

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

Susan Schneider will lead this fun paper crafting workshop. Participants will create a charming holiday-themed card, perfect for sharing with friends and loved ones. All materials will be provided. Please register by Saturday, November 11 by calling 326-5361, or emailing [email protected].

2023 Holiday Open House

The Glen Arbor Arts Center hosts a holiday open house on November 17, from 5 – 7 pm. Visitors can enjoy holiday music, refreshments and morsels while perusing the 2023 Small Works Holiday Exhibition, and the pop-up holiday store. In addition, the GAAC’s Art Wish Tree returns. Visitors can donate a wish to help with


Glen Arbor Arts Center-Holiday Open House

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

Join us for our Holiday Open house on November 17, 5–7 PM. Enjoy live music from the Suttons Bay Ukulele Orchestra. Find that perfect gift with our Small Works exhibition with over 120 local art works, refreshments, a bonfire, and a special Holiday Popup Store with handmade gifts!


PJ Party “Better than Black Friday” 2023

Join us for this fun #shopsmall event Thanksgiving weekend, on Friday, November 24th, 2023. The PJ Party is an annual tradition in the Glen Arbor business district, where you are invited to wear your pajamas and come out for special sales and offers with participating local merchants for a “Better than Black Friday” shopping experience. Select businesses open early, this

Bed Parade

Among other holiday traditions in Glen Arbor, the fun and quirky Bed Parade returns the day after Thanksgiving, Friday, Nov. 24th from 9-9:30am.

Glen Arbor Holiday Market 2023

Glen Arbor Township Hall

Shop a curated variety of local artisan goods during the 2023 Glen Arbor Holiday Marketplace, Thanksgiving weekend in Glen Arbor, MI.


Empire Artisan Market

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

Empire Artisan Marketplace - Saturday after Thanksgiving in Empire, MI from 10am-4pm. Tabletop Space Available $50. For Application, Contact Linda Payment at [email protected]

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