Downtown TC Farmers Market
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Sara Hardy Farmers Market in downtown Traverse City. Market accepts EBT benefits and hosts the Double Up Food Bucks program.
Parkinson's Support Group Meets
10:00 am The Grand Traverse Area Parkinson's Support Group meets at the Senior Center in Traverse City. Open to anyone. Andres Boyce, D.O, an orthopedic surgeon, will present "General Treatment Problems of the Knee." More info, 947.1946.
25-Cent Classic Matinee
11:00 am "The American President" 25-cent classic matinee at the State Theatre in downtown Traverse City.
Read To Katie At IPL
4:00 pm Katie the Therapy Dog at Interlochen Public Library. Come read to her! 276.6767.
AAUW & Brilliant Books Host Open House
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm The American Association of University Women teams up with Brilliant Books in downtown Traverse City for an open house. Hear about AAUW's efforts to advance equity for women and girls. Also, Brilliant Books' owner Peter Makin will talk about running a book store on Front Street. Refreshments.
Proposal 3 Presentation
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Presentation on Proposal 3, sponsored by the Michigan Land Use Institute, at the City Opera House in Traverse City. Proposal 3, if passed, will require that 25 percent of Michigan's electricity come from renewable sources by 2025. Hear from Skip Pruss, former director of the Dept. of Energy, Labor and Economic Growth and Michigan's former Chief Energy Officer. More info, call 231.714.4718.
Artful Cooking Class
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Artful Cooking, pottery and cooking class offered by Blackbird Arts and local chef Keil Moshier (Patisserie Amie and Baytown Kitchen) in Traverse City. On Oct. 24, build your own cassoulet dish from clay; on Nov. 7, hands-on cassoulet cooking class with Chef Keil. $89, includes all materials. Call 231.421.8085 or register online.
Forum On Statewide Ballot Proposals
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Forum on statewide ballot proposals at the Hagery Center in Traverse City. Presented by the Northwest Michigan Council of Governments and Michigan State University Extension. Factual, unbiased info. Free, but registration required: events.anr.msu.edu.