A son, Oliver Mason Burek, was born to Amanda and Nicholas Burek of Holland, Mich., at 1:40 p.m. Oct. 4, 2012, at West Ottawa Community Hospital in Grand Haven. Oliver weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces at birth. He has a sister, Madison, age 8. Grandparents are Bob and Melva Burek of Petoskey, and Dennis and Sam Evans of Petoskey. Great-grandparents are Ann Burek of Petoskey, Bruce and Nancy Lawson of Boyne City.
Friday, Oct. 12
Up North Network of BNI meets every Friday at the Charlevoix Public Library. Meetings are from 7-8:30 a.m. and visitors are welcome. For information or a reservation to attend, call Bill Ulvund, (231) 881-6700.
Petoskey Duplicate Bridge Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Fridays at 2144 Cemetery Road, Petoskey. Players with 0-99 points welcome. Visit www.petoskeybridgeclub.com or call (231) 881-0829 for information.
Monday, Oct. 15
The Boyne City Monday Study Club will meet in the community room of the Boyne City Library at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15. Following refreshments, the guest speaker will be Vance Reusch, of Reusch Jewelers of Petoskey, who will present an informative talk on appraising gold and jewelry. Anyone wishing to know more about the Monday Study Club is welcome to contact current president, Suzie Dickow, at (231) 582-0157
Boyne City Rotary Club meets 7 a.m. Monday at Robert’s Restaurant in Boyne City.
Lions Club meets noon Monday at Stafford’s Weathervane, Charlevoix.
Harbor Springs Bridge Club meets 10 a.m. Monday at 7196 Pleasantview Road, Harbor Springs. Singles call if you need a partner, (231) 526-5988.
Petoskey Friendship Center activities Monday, Oct. 15: Water fitness 8 a.m. at Holiday Inn Express; foot care 8:30 a.m.; exercise 9:15 a.m.; bridge 9:30 a.m.; soup and salad 11:30 a.m.; lunch at noon: cod almondine; bowling 12:45 p.m. at Northern Lights Recreation; painting 1 p.m.; grandparents/grandchildren 6 p.m.
Boyne Area Senior Center activities Monday, Oct. 15: lunch: macaroni and cheese with ham; bingo.
Charlevoix Senior Center activities Monday, Oct. 15: lunch: macaroni and cheese with ham; wood carving 1 p.m.; pinochle 1 p.m.; Bible study 7 p.m.
East Jordan Senior Center activities Monday, Oct. 15: walking 8 a.m.-1 p.m.; meal drawing; lunch at noon: macaroni and cheese with ham.
Harbor Springs Friendship Center activities Oct. 15: lunch: cod almondine.
Pellston Friendship Center activities Monday, Oct. 15: water fitness/exercise 11 a.m. at Crooked River Lodge, Alanson; lunch at noon: cod almondine, salad bar.
The Wawatam Area Senior Center hours for congregate meals are 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 1 p.m. Sunday. The center is open every day at noon for recreation, Wii, card games and use of computers (Internet service). The center is located on Cedar Street in Mackinaw City.
Community Notes Thursday, Oct. 11,2012
birth announcements (October 11, 2012)