Northern Michigan Events: Don't miss the month of happenings in Harbor Springs! Here's what to expect this April:
Sunday, April 7, 2013: The annual Nub's Nob Telebration returns featuring a fun day filled with demo's, tele turns, swill and chill for all our free heel friends. Contact Josh Baker at (231) 526-2621 for info and registration. Winter fun continues on the slopes of Nub's Nob! Visit nubsnob.com or call 800-SKI-NUBS for more info.
Thursday, April 11th, 2013: Are you a business owner looking to expand your customer base? Searching for a new niche market? You can’t afford to miss this seminar! Join at 6:30 p.m., at Castle Farms for “The Impact of Weddings and Events in Northern Michigan,” 2nd in their monthly workshop series. Presented by Kris Rundblad of MerryMakers, topics will include: Why businesses and bridal couples choose Northern Michigan as a destination area; changing views of prospective clients; trickle down effect on local economy; and how your business has the potential to become a wedding or event vendor. Admission: $5 p/person ($3 w/canned good donation). Proceeds benefit The Manna Project. RSVP to Larissa at Castle Farms. (231) 237-0884, ext. 236, or email her at email@example.com.
Saturday, April 13, 2013: Northwest Michigan Habitat for Humanity and the Professional Women in Building Council of the Little Traverse Association of Home Builders invites area professional women working in the building industry, as well as women volunteers to participate. The project takes place at the Downtown Alanson Build Site and is sponsored in part by Lowe's Petoskey, who will provide on-site painting workshops for the Women Build Day and Jimmy Johns of Petoskey, who will provide lunch for all volunteers! Partial day or full day shifts available. Supplies provided. To register as a volunteer at this, please call Mandy at NW Michigan Habitat for Humanity at 231.348.6926. Your volunteerism helps eliminate poverty housing, one home at a time. Come help us make this house a home! You must Register before hand for this event.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013: Local business owners and staff will appreciate this hands-on look at several tools available to help with promotion and marketing. Join them at the Harbor Springs Library. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. and the program is from 9 am to 11 am. Refreshments will be provided and you are encouraged to bring your laptop/tablet. Attendees will hear a brief overview of why businesses should use social media, then learn how they can get started using Facebook, Twitter and Google+. To learn more and/or to register for this FREE workshop, “Online Business Tools,” see Harborinc.org, or contact Rachel at 231-526-5060 or Rachel@harborinc.org.
Thursday, April 25, 2013: The Annual Airport After Hours hosted by the Air Service Task Force will be 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Pellston Regional Airport. Come and enjoy some great regional networking and delicious food provided by Hoppies Landing. One lucky attendee will win round trip air fare for two to Chicago courtesy of Lakeshore Express. Admission is $7.00/person and proceeds will support the work of the Air Service Task Force, a business advocacy group comprised of representatives from the chambers of commerce and visitors bureau of St. Ignace, Mackinac Island, Mackinaw City, Cheboygan, Indian River, and Petoskey. Please note, since this is a fundraiser for the Air Service Task Force, passes or entry cards from individual chambers will not be accepted.