Jul
26
10:30 AM10:30

Summer Kids at the Library: Rockin' with Lord & Lady Construction

Libraries Rock! Summer stories and events for kids: Ms. Mary, children's program coordinator, and talented members of our library family share stories and provide fun activities for kids! Thursday mornings at 10:30 AM at the Leelanau Township Library in Northport (unless noted). For more information, please call the Library at (231) 386-5131.

July 26: Rockin' with Lord & Lady Construction

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Jul
27
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: Cabin Fever String Band (bluegrass)

Music in the Park: Cabin Fever String Band (bluegrass)

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, non profits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, lively music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic and mingle while live music comes your way from some of the most loved talent in the region. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Jul
28
7:30 PM19:30

The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist


Evenings: July 28,31 · August 1,2,4 · 7:30pm
Matinees: July 29 · August 5 · 2pm
TICKETS $20–25 / students $5


Come along with Dorothy on her adventure from rural Kansas to the magical Land of Oz and back again. This classic musical has been given a fresh look, staying true to the original script, score, and story while making the characters more relatable to contemporary audiences. Set in the present day, our Dorothy is an artistic, misunderstood teen who dreams of a place “over the rainbow” where there isn’t any trouble. Inspired by current teenage art and culture, our production showcases parallels between the classic MGM film and issues that are relevant today.

http://northportcac.org/events/the-wizard-of-oz/

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Jul
29
2:00 PM14:00

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist


Evenings: July 28,31 · August 1,2,4 · 7:30pm
Matinees: July 29 · August 5 · 2pm
TICKETS $20–25 / students $5


Come along with Dorothy on her adventure from rural Kansas to the magical Land of Oz and back again. This classic musical has been given a fresh look, staying true to the original script, score, and story while making the characters more relatable to contemporary audiences. Set in the present day, our Dorothy is an artistic, misunderstood teen who dreams of a place “over the rainbow” where there isn’t any trouble. Inspired by current teenage art and culture, our production showcases parallels between the classic MGM film and issues that are relevant today.

http://northportcac.org/events/the-wizard-of-oz/

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Jul
31
7:30 PM19:30

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist


Evenings: July 28,31 · August 1,2,4 · 7:30pm
Matinees: July 29 · August 5 · 2pm
TICKETS $20–25 / students $5


Come along with Dorothy on her adventure from rural Kansas to the magical Land of Oz and back again. This classic musical has been given a fresh look, staying true to the original script, score, and story while making the characters more relatable to contemporary audiences. Set in the present day, our Dorothy is an artistic, misunderstood teen who dreams of a place “over the rainbow” where there isn’t any trouble. Inspired by current teenage art and culture, our production showcases parallels between the classic MGM film and issues that are relevant today.

http://northportcac.org/events/the-wizard-of-oz/

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Aug
1
7:30 PM19:30

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist


Evenings: July 28,31 · August 1,2,4 · 7:30pm
Matinees: July 29 · August 5 · 2pm
TICKETS $20–25 / students $5


Come along with Dorothy on her adventure from rural Kansas to the magical Land of Oz and back again. This classic musical has been given a fresh look, staying true to the original script, score, and story while making the characters more relatable to contemporary audiences. Set in the present day, our Dorothy is an artistic, misunderstood teen who dreams of a place “over the rainbow” where there isn’t any trouble. Inspired by current teenage art and culture, our production showcases parallels between the classic MGM film and issues that are relevant today.

http://northportcac.org/events/the-wizard-of-oz/

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Aug
2
7:30 PM19:30

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist


Evenings: July 28,31 · August 1,2,4 · 7:30pm
Matinees: July 29 · August 5 · 2pm
TICKETS $20–25 / students $5


Come along with Dorothy on her adventure from rural Kansas to the magical Land of Oz and back again. This classic musical has been given a fresh look, staying true to the original script, score, and story while making the characters more relatable to contemporary audiences. Set in the present day, our Dorothy is an artistic, misunderstood teen who dreams of a place “over the rainbow” where there isn’t any trouble. Inspired by current teenage art and culture, our production showcases parallels between the classic MGM film and issues that are relevant today.

http://northportcac.org/events/the-wizard-of-oz/

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Aug
3
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: Looking Forward (CSN tribute)

Music in the Park: Looking Forward (CSN tribute)

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Free, music and views at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Northport Lions Club Drive-In Fly-In Pancake Breakfast
Aug
4
8:00 AM08:00

Northport Lions Club Drive-In Fly-In Pancake Breakfast

Fly-In Pancake Breakfast @ Woolsey Airport

Woolsey Memorial Northport Lions Club Drive-In Fly-In Pancake Breakfast, with airplanes, antique car display, and the Northport Community Band.

Date: Saturday, August 4th (rain date, August 5th)
Location: Woolsey Memorial Airport, north of Northport, on County Rouad 629 or E. Woolsey Lake Road
Time: 8 AM to 12 PM
Cost: Adults $8, Kids 5-12 $4, kids 4 and under FREE

Sponsored by Northport Lions Club
Call Al at (231) 386-9936 with questions
 

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Aug
4
7:30 PM19:30

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist


Evenings: July 28,31 · August 1,2,4 · 7:30pm
Matinees: July 29 · August 5 · 2pm
TICKETS $20–25 / students $5


Come along with Dorothy on her adventure from rural Kansas to the magical Land of Oz and back again. This classic musical has been given a fresh look, staying true to the original script, score, and story while making the characters more relatable to contemporary audiences. Set in the present day, our Dorothy is an artistic, misunderstood teen who dreams of a place “over the rainbow” where there isn’t any trouble. Inspired by current teenage art and culture, our production showcases parallels between the classic MGM film and issues that are relevant today.

http://northportcac.org/events/the-wizard-of-oz/

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Aug
5
2:00 PM14:00

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist

The Wizard of Oz: A Musical with a Modern Twist


Evenings: July 28,31 · August 1,2,4 · 7:30pm
Matinees: July 29 · August 5 · 2pm
TICKETS $20–25 / students $5


Come along with Dorothy on her adventure from rural Kansas to the magical Land of Oz and back again. This classic musical has been given a fresh look, staying true to the original script, score, and story while making the characters more relatable to contemporary audiences. Set in the present day, our Dorothy is an artistic, misunderstood teen who dreams of a place “over the rainbow” where there isn’t any trouble. Inspired by current teenage art and culture, our production showcases parallels between the classic MGM film and issues that are relevant today.

http://northportcac.org/events/the-wizard-of-oz/

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Aug
9
10:30 AM10:30

Summer Kids at the Library: Dogs to the Rescue story time

Libraries Rock! Summer stories and events for kids: Ms. Mary, children's program coordinator, and talented members of our library family share stories and provide fun activities for kids! Thursday mornings at 10:30 AM at the Leelanau Township Library in Northport (unless noted). For more information, please call the Library at (231) 386-5131.

August 9: Dogs to the Rescue story time

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Aug
10
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: Zen Stew (rock)

Music in the Park: Zen Stew (rock)

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Free, music and views at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Aug
11
7:30 PM19:30

The NCAC Presents: The Accidentals

The Accidentals

August 11, 2018 · 7:30pm · TICKETS $25 / students $5
Traverse City’s favorite band has become a phenomenon with their national tour in 2015 and their inclusion in Yahoo Music’s “Top 10 Bands to Watch in 2017.” Hailed by Billboard for “displaying a genre-hopping range of influences and some smart songwriting skills to go with their abundant musical chops,” the band graces our stage as part of their promotional tour for their new CD, odyssey.

http://northportcac.org/events/the-accidentals/

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Aug
17
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: New Third Coast (folk)

Music in the Park: New Third Coast (folk)

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Free, music and views at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Aug
24
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: Electric Fusion Project (jazz)

Music in the Park: Electric Fusion Project (jazz)

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Free, music and views at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Aug
25
7:30 PM19:30

Northport Community Band Sousa Concert

The Northport Community Band Sousa Concert


Saturday · August 25, 2018 · 8pm · TICKETS $15 / students $5
Come on back to the Northport Community Band’s annual Sousa Concert, featuring the rousing music of The Master of the March, John Phillip Sousa, and other equally inspiring works from famous marching band composers. This popular concert is the perfect way to top off the summer.

http://northportcac.org/events/sousa-concert/

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Aug
31
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: The Jimmys (blues)

Music in the Park: The Jimmys (blues)

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Free, music and views at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Leelanau UnCaged
Sep
29
12:00 PM12:00

Leelanau UnCaged

Saturday, September 29th, 2018 marks the 6th annual Leelanau UnCaged, when downtown Northport closes its streets from noon to 10:00 pm to host dozens of musical performers, dancers, artists, and food vendors.
Fun for the whole family and free admission for all!

Location: Downtown Northport
Date: Saturday, September 29
Time: 12 PM to 10 PM

Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association
For more information, please head to www.leelanauuncaged.com

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Jul
21
10:00 AM10:00

Omena Mayoral Inaugural Parade

  • Isthmus Road Omena, MI, 49674 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This is the fourth Omena Mayoral Elections! Voting begins July 10, and goes until July 19.

On Saturday, July 21 at 10 am, there will be a parade with all of the candidates. The parade begins on Isthmus Road and then turns on Omena Point Road and ends at Omena Beach.  The Northport Community Band will also be in the parade, along with a number of local groups. 

Immediately following the parade will be the announcement of the winner and the Inauguration. 
 

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Jul
20
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: Mulebone (blues)

Music in the Park: Mulebone (blues)

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Free, music and views at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Jul
19
10:30 AM10:30

Summer Kids at the Library: Joel's "Page Rocker Magical Comedy Show"

Libraries Rock! Summer stories and events for kids: Ms. Mary, children's program coordinator, and talented members of our library family share stories and provide fun activities for kids! Thursday mornings at 10:30 AM at the Leelanau Township Library in Northport (unless noted). For more information, please call the Library at (231) 386-5131.

July 12: Joel's "Page Rocker Magical Comedy Show"

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Jul
13
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: Igor & the Red Elvis's (Russian Beach Boys)

Music in the Park: Igor & the Red Elvis's (Russian Beach Boys)

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Free, music and views at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Jul
12
7:00 PM19:00

Thursday Evening Author Series (TEA): poet Rick Gilmore Loftus

This summer's Thursday Evening Author series (TEA) at Dog Ears Books in Northport will host poet Rick Gilmore Loftus on Thursday, July 12. Loftus has lived on both sides of the Atlantic, in Ireland, Spain, Mexico, South Africa and Rwanda, as well as in New York and Michigan. He did many readings of his work while living in New York City and presently makes his home in Eaton Rapids, Michigan. Dress Whites is his first published book, very favorably reviewed by Kirkus Reviews. Loftus will read from his book of poems and also recount tales of life in the Big Apple.

There is no admission for TEA events, which begin each summr Thursday at 7 p.m. at 106 Waukazoo Street. 

For further information, contact: Pamela Grath
Dog Ears Books
(231) 386-7209
 

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Jul
12
10:30 AM10:30

Summer Kids at the Library: Art for Kids

Libraries Rock! Summer stories and events for kids: Ms. Mary, children's program coordinator, and talented members of our library family share stories and provide fun activities for kids! Thursday mornings at 10:30 AM at the Leelanau Township Library in Northport (unless noted). For more information, please call the Library at (231) 386-5131.

July 12: Art for Kids with artist/illustrator Tom Woodruff

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Vote for Omena's Mayor!
Jul
12
to Jul 19

Vote for Omena's Mayor!

  • Omena Historical Society (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

2018 Omena Mayor's Race Voting

http://www.omenahistoricalsociety.org/mayor/

Voting will be conducted through Thursday, July 19th. Vote via this page by clicking the buttons below the picture of the candidate(s) of your choice. Each dollar contributed to OHS in the name of a particular candidate will equal one vote for that candidate. Cash or checks made out to Omena Historical Society are acceptable methods of voting, and a lock box is with the election information board in front of the PTCH- Omena Historical Museum. “Chicago” voting rules apply: Vote early and vote often.

Voting will end at 5pm Thursday, July 19th.

 

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Northport Historic Homes on Display
Jul
10
12:00 PM12:00

Northport Historic Homes on Display

Presented by the Northport Area Heritage Association. 

The Village of Northport has an extensive walking tour of historic homes. 5 historic homes are generously being opened to the public by their owners. Come walk the town and visit these 5 homes.

Tickets are on sale now, $25 and children can join for free. Tickets can be found at the Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum, Northport Area Museum, Pennington's, and Tamarack Craftsman Gallery. Also available the day of the tour at Northport's Area Museum and at each historic home on the tour. For more information, please call NAHA at (231) 386-1300. 

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Jul
8
10:00 AM10:00

Northport Promise Golf Outing

Join us for The Northport Promise Scholarship Open 10th Anniversary!

This year The Northport Promise Scholarship Open celebrates a decade of raising funds to help students pay for college.  Established in 2008, the scholarship fund has assisted over 70 students attend Michigan colleges, universities and vocational schools. Over 10 years The Northport Promise has given away nearly $300,000.  Because of the generosity of our event sponsors, Michael Chetcuti and Kyle Evans, all sponsorship moneys and player fees go directly to scholarships.  

Golfers will tee off at 10 a.m. on July 8, 2018 at Northport Creek Golf Course, a 2015 Golf Digest Green Star Award winning course (aerial view above). Sponsorships are still available for the 10th Anniversary Scholarship Open. To learn more about a sponsorship and what it has meant to Northport students OR if you'd like to golf in the Scholarship Open please contact Northport Promise Scholarship Open Chairs Todd Huck or Rick Huck. More info here: https://www.northportpromise.com/northport-promise-scholarship-open/

Northport Creek is a par 35 course designed by Jerry Matthews and located within the Village of Northport. Golfers enjoy dinner as part of their package and there are great prizes to win!

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Jul
7
10:00 AM10:00

Mark Holtz Memorial Basketball Tournament

Date: July 7th, 2018
Location: Northport Public School auditorium
Time: 10 AM
Entry Fee: $10

Registration ends July 1st. Spectators welcome! Pick your teams of five. Tournament will be 5 vs. 5 full court games. Players must be alumni of Northport Public School. 

For any questions, or to register your team, contact Marcus Stowe at (231) 620-0882.

All donations will benefit the family of Mark Holtz.

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Jul
6
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: Jazz North (Jazz)

Music in the Park: Jazz North (jazz)

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Free, music and views at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Jul
5
10:30 AM10:30

Summer Kids at the Library: Musical Fun

Libraries Rock! Summer stories and events for kids: Ms. Mary, children's program coordinator, and talented members of our library family share stories and provide fun activities for kids! Thursday mornings at 10:30 AM at the Leelanau Township Library in Northport (unless noted). For more information, please call the Library at (231) 386-5131.

July 5: Musical Fun with musician Carrie Wadas. 

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Jun
29
7:00 PM19:00

Music in the Park: Microtones

Music in the Park: Microtones

Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Free, music and views at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM.  These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more! 

https://northportomenachamber.org/musicinthepark/

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Jun
28
7:00 PM19:00

Thursday Evening Authors: Fleda Brown

Thursday Evening Authors (TEA): Fleda Brown

On Thursday, June 28, again at 7 p.m., beloved poet and essayist Fleda Brown of Traverse City will make a return visit to Northport. Poet laureate of Delaware from 2001 to 2007, Brown’s return to northern Michigan has been very much our gain. Returning also to Dog Ears Books, the poet will read from her latest collection, The Woods Are On Fire, and answer audience questions about the role of poetry in our lives today. 

Dog Ears Books celebrates its 25th anniversary year with Thursday Evening Authors, TEA for short, a literary series to begin on June 21 and continue through August. Thursday guest authors will be at the bookstore from 7 to 9 p.m. on scheduled appearance dates. 

For more information, please contact Pamela Grath, (231) 386-7209

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Jun
28
10:30 AM10:30

Summer Kids at the Library: We Love a Parade

Libraries Rock! Summer stories and events for kids: Ms. Mary, children's program coordinator, and talented members of our library family share stories and provide fun activities for kids! Thursday mornings at 10:30 AM at the Leelanau Township Library in Northport (unless noted). For more information, please call the Library at (231) 386-5131.

June 28: Bicycle We Love a Parade story time

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Jun
27
3:00 PM15:00

Summer Kids at the Library: Drummunity!

Libraries Rock! Summer stories and events for kids: Ms. Mary, children's program coordinator, and talented members of our library family share stories and provide fun activities for kids! Thursday mornings at 10:30 AM at the Leelanau Township Library in Northport (unless noted). For more information, please call the Library at (231) 386-5131.

June 27: Experience rhythmic fun for everyone with Drummunity! This special ages program will be held at 3:00 PM at Marina Park. 

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Jun
21
7:00 PM19:00

Thursday Evening Authors: Rachel May

Thursday Evening Authors (TEA): Rachel May

Rachel May, from the faculty of Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan, will be the first TEA guest at Dog Ears. May is the author of An American Quilt: Unfolding a Story of Family and Slavery. A quilter as well as assistant professor of English, May lays out a history and description of American quilting and also explores, via archived letters and documents and visits to historic sites in various parts of the U.S., the complicated story of slavery in our country. Much of what she discovers surprises her and will surprise her readers and audience, as well. May’s visit will be on on Thursday, June 21.

Dog Ears Books celebrates its 25th anniversary year with Thursday Evening Authors, TEA for short, a literary series to begin on June 21 and continue through August. Thursday guest authors will be at the bookstore from 7 to 9 p.m. on scheduled appearance dates. 

For more information, please contact Pamela Grath, (231) 386-7209

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Jun
21
10:30 AM10:30

Summer Kids at the Library: Bicycle Fun with Northport Strong and Norte!

Libraries Rock! Summer stories and events for kids: Ms. Mary, children's program coordinator, and talented members of our library family share stories and provide fun activities for kids! Thursday mornings at 10:30 AM at the Leelanau Township Library in Northport (unless noted). For more information, please call the Library at (231) 386-5131.

June 21: Bicycle Fun with Northport Strong & Norte at Marina Park

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Jun
14
10:30 AM10:30

Library Summer Kids: Stone stories and sculptures

Libraries Rock! Summer stories and events for kids: Ms. Mary, children's program coordinator, and talented members of our library family share stories and provide fun activities for kids! Thursday mornings at 10:30 AM at the Leelanau Township Library in Northport (unless noted). For more information, please call the Library at (231) 386-5131.

June 14: Stone stories and sculptures with craft lady Evy Sussman

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