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November 2014

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Saturday, November 1st - Sunday, November 2nd

Fall Festival Weekends
Fall fun: pumpkin patch, hayrides, pig races, feed the animals, pumpkin bowling down the vineyard, pumpkin painting, food and drinks, guess the weight of the giant pumpkin. Pond Hill Farm, north of Harbor Springs. 231-526-FARM.

Tuesday, November 4th, 10am

Coffee at Ten
Artist Jim Markle, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.

Thursday, November 6th, 6pm

Murder Mystery Dinner
A four-course interactive Murder Mystery Dinner by Murder Mysteries Ink with "Inspector Russell," Stafford's Bay View Inn, Petoskey. 231-347-2771.

Saturday, November 8th, 8pm

Award Winning Pianist, Lori Sims
Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.

Friday, November 14th, 11:30am

The Bassoon Luncheon Lecture
Thom Zantow, principal bassoonist for the Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra, will explain and play this odd-looking instrument with a long history and rich sound, North Central Michigan College, Petoskey.

Friday, November 14th, 8pm

The Lion's Roar - Meteor Showers and More
A meteor shower takes its name from the constellation in front of which the radiant (or center point) appears, and is caused by Earth passing through the trail left by comets as they speed through our system. Tonight we meet the parent comets of the popular showers. Headlands Dark Sky Park, Mackinaw City.
Dark Sky Park

Saturday, November 15th, 10:30am-11:30am

Story Time with Miss Susan
Open to all children ages 3-6, accompanied by an adult. Space is limited, so please reserve a spot. Story time is free of charge and includes a monthly theme, read-aloud stories, games, activities, crafts, and snacks, Between the Covers, Harbor Springs. 231-526-6658.

Saturday, November 15th, 6pm-9pm

Ladies Night Out
More than 25 businesses in Harbor Springs will celebrate Ladies Night out while the guys are hunting. Show your love and shop locally for discounts, refreshments and fun! Win a free shopping spree in the "Shop Harbor Springs" raffle and complimentary gift wrapping available with any purchase. 231-526-7999.
Ladies Night Out

Monday, November 17th, 6:30pm

Floral Design Workshop
With BLOOM owner and designer Jennifer Haf, focusing on hand tied bouquets , Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.

Saturday, November 22nd, 10am-4pm

Blair Elementary Craft Show
1625 Sawyer Rd, Traverse City. Interested in being a vendor? Call 231-944-2182.

Saturday, November 22nd, 7pm

Thanksgiving New Moon Stargaze'
Explore the winter constellations, hear their tales and make ready for the best stargazing tips and gear for the end of the year. Headlands Dark Sky Park, Mackinaw City.
Dark Sky Park

Saturday, November 22nd, 7pm

One Man Star Wars-The Trilogy
Performed more than 1,200 times in more than 180 cities across four continents. From Off-Broadway in New York to London’s West End, from Dubai’s resorts to the Glastonbury Music Festival and now at Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.

Sunday, November 23rd, 4pm-7pm

Holiday Wine Market Swirl
Wine tasting and appetizers,Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.

Tuesday, November 25th - Sunday, March 1st

Winter Moon
All media exhibit, Three Pines Studio, Cross Village. 231-526-9447.
Three Pines Studio

Friday, November 28th

Christmas Craft Show
Inland Lakes Schools, Indian River. 231-238-9325.

Friday, November 28th, 5pm-9pm

Holiday Open House and Santa Parade
Downtown Boyne City hosts its annual holiday open house with early shopping deals and the Santa Parade (at 6pm). 231-582-6222.

Friday, November 28th, 5:30pm-6:30pm

Christmas Tree Lighting
Music, food, and festivities at Three Pines Studio, Cross Village. 231-526-9447.

Saturday, November 29th, 10am

Stafford's Holiday Parade
Start off the holiday season with a parade! Downtown Petoskey. 231-347-4337.

Saturday, November 29th, 4pm-6pm

Bay Harbor Holiday Open House
Holiday shopping and festivities at the Village of Bay Harbor. 231-439-2000.

Saturday, November 29th, 6:30pm

Harbor Springs Christmas Tree Lighting
Community caroling and ceremonies, downtown Harbor Springs. 231-526-7999.