Bulletin Board

Only free events hosted by nonprofit or government or school groups (including meetings) will be published in the Bulletin Board. Only an event description, time, date, place and contact for information (and/or website) will be published. To submit an item for the bulletin board, call Denise at (231) 352-9659 or email recpat@pioneergroup.com.

Friday, Dec. 8

MANITOU WINDS presents “Winter Songs & Carols”, 7:30 p.m., at the Leelanau School in Glen Arbor. Info: visit manitouwinds.com/performances.

BENZIE COUNTY COMMUNITY CHORUS, Christmas Concert, 3 p.m., at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 8190 Lincoln Road, Beulah.

Saturday, Dec. 9

HOLIDAY PARTY & CRAFT WORKSHOP, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Benzonia Public Library, 891 Michigan Ave., Benzonia.  Info: visit www.benzonialibrary.org or call (231) 882-4111.

HOW TO ETCH A WINE GLASS, 10 a.m. to noon, at the Interlochen Public Library. Info: call (231) 276-6767.

BENZIE COUNTY COMMUNITY CHORUS, Christmas Concert, 7:30 p.m., at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 8190 Lincoln Road, Beulah.

Dec. 8-9

CHRISTMAS MAGIC COOKIE & BOOK SALE, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Beulah Trailhead Building downtown Beulah. Info: call Darcy Library, (231) 882-4037 or visit www.clcb.org.

Sunday, Dec. 10

BENZIE COUNTY COMMUNITY CHORUS, Christmas Concert, 7:30 p.m., at Frankfort United Methodist Church, 537 Crystal Ave., Frankfort.

Thursday, Dec. 14

CANDLELIGHT HOLIDAY REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY, 7 p.m., at Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah. All are welcome. Info: or to RSVP, call the funeral home at (231) 882-5502.

Saturday, Dec. 16

MICHIGAN LEGACY ART PARK Winter Sounds features Benzie Central High School Chamber Choir, 5 p.m., at the Art Park’s forest amphitheater at Crystal Mountain. Info: visit michlegacyartpark.org or call (231) 378-4963.

Sunday, Dec. 17

GLEN LAKE LIBRARY, will host a presentation on the uses of essential oils, 7 p.m. at the library, 10115 Front St., Empire. Info: visit glenlakelibrary.net or call (231) 326-5361.


KNITTING GROUP IS BACK! 11 a.m. every Tuesday, at Betsie Valley District Library, 14744 Thompson Ave., Thompsonville. Info: call (231) 378-2716.

ADULT CHILD of ALCOHOLICS (A.C.O.A), meets at 9 a.m., every Saturday, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Frankfort. Info: call  Cherie (734) 355-3679

CANINE PLAYGROUPS: 10 a.m. for small dogs; 11 a.m. for big dogs, every Saturday, Benzonia Memorial Park, Grace Road and U.S. 31, behind Honor Bank.

LEGO CLUB, 2-3 p.m., every third Saturday. Traditional and giant LEGO’S will be provided. Info: call (231) 276-6767.

ALCOHOLIC ANONYMOUS meets noon-1 p.m., Monday through Thursday, at The Barn, next to First Congregational Church, Benzonia. Info: For other area meetings call, AA hotline (231) 946-8823 or download a meeting list at, district11-aa.org/meetings.

GUIDED ART PARK TOURS, 10 a.m., every Wednesday and Saturday, at Michigan Art Park. Info: call (231) 378-4963.

5toONE NEIGHBORHOOD CENTER PLAYGROUP, 9:30 a.m. the second and fourth Thursday. Groups meet at Incredible Mo’s in Grawn. Info: call (231) 276-6767.

ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP will meet at 2 p.m., the first Wednesday each month, at Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital in the REMEC room on the lower level.  Info: call Nancy, (231) 399-0253, vanderlinde1233@gmail.com; or Jeanette at POMH, (231) 352-9621

FREE MENDING, 10:30-Noon, every Monday, at Benzie Shores District Library. Info: visit www.benzieshoreslibrary.org or call (231) 352-4671.