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.

Wednesday, Oct. 11

EMPTY BOWLS “SOUP NITE” 4-6:30 p.m., at The Gathering Place Senior Center in Honor. In support of Benzie Food Partners Food Pantry.

BENZIE CONSERVATION DISTRICT monthly board meeting, 4 p.m., at the BCD office in Beulah. Open to the public

Thursday, Oct. 12

SOCIAL MEDIA 101, 7-8:30 p.m., at Benzonia Public Library, 891 Michigan Ave., Benzonia. Info: visit www.benzonialibrary.org or call (231) 882-4111.

LAKE SHORES GARDEN CLUB meet at 1 p.m., at Lake Township Hall, 5153 Scenic Highway.  Info: call (231) 352-7347.

Friday, Oct. 13

COSTUME CREATION LAB, 3-7 p.m., at Benzonia Public Library, 891 Michigan Ave., Benzonia. Info: visit www.benzonialibrary.org or call (231) 882-4111.

Saturday, Oct. 14

PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER for the Frankfort Fire Department, 7-11 a.m., at The Hotel Frankfort, 231 Main St., Frankfort. 

THE 42ND ANNUAL HERITAGE DAY, from 1-4 p.m., at the Empire Area Museum Complex, 11544 S. Lacore Road, Empire. Info: call (231) 326-5568 or visit empiremuseum.org.

MAY FARM PASTURE WALK, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Info: Please pre-register, call the BCD, (231) 882-4391; or email aime@benziecd.org.

SEEKING VOLUNTEERS FOR STREAM MONITORING PROGRAM,  9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Info: Contact BCD: (231) 882-4391; or email john@benziecd.org.

KITTENS ADOPTION DAY, 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at the Frankfort Fall Festival. Community Cats of Benzie County. Info: call (231) 383-3639.

MAKE A GIFT SERIES Napkin Folding and Hors d’oeuvre, 10 a.m. to noon, at Interlochen Public Library in Interlochen. Info: call (231) 276-6767.

Monday, Oct. 16

SAUERKRAUT AND KIM CHI WORKSHOP, 5:30-7 p.m., at Grow Benzie, 5885 M-115 (Frankfort Hwy). Info: email Josh@GrowBenzie.org or call (231) 882-9510.

Thursday, Oct. 19

TRUE STORY OF BUTCH CASSIDY AND THE SUNDANCE KID, presented by Allison Bryant, 7 p.m., at Betsie Valley District Library, 14744 Thompson Ave., Thompsonville. Info: call (231) 378-2716.

RECURRING MEETINGS/EVENTS

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 12-1 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 meets 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.

EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP, 6:30 p.m., the first Wednesday each month at Interlochen Public Library, 9700 Riley Road, Interlochen. Info: call (231) 276-6767.

PRESCHOOL STORY HOUR, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., every Wednesday, at Interlochen Public Library, 9700 Riley Rd., Interlochen. Info: call (231) 276-6767.

GENTLE YOGA, 10 a.m., every Tuesday, in the barn at First Congregational Church of Benzonia. All levels welcome.

MORNING DISCUSSION GROUP, 10 a.m., the second Thursday each month, at Interlochen Public Library, 9700 Riley Road, Interlochen. Info: call (231) 276-6767.

GROWN-UP COLORING TIME, 5:30-6:30 p.m., every Wednesday at the Betsie Valley District Library, 14744 Thompson Ave., Thompsonville. Info: call (231) 378-2716.

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