Tai Chi Ch’uan at Lavender Hill FarmName: Tai Chi Ch’uan at Lavender Hill FarmDate: May 18, 2019Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDTWebsite: https://lavenderhillfarm.com/Event Description:Join us for a Ch’uan Yang style short form Tai Chi Class led by established instructor Todd Ackerman. Tai Chi involves a series of movements performed in a slow, focused manner, accompanied with deep breathing. Tai Chi, also called Tai Chi Ch’uan, is a non-competitive, self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and stretching. Each posture flows into the next without pause, ensuring that your body is in constant movement. Balance at its finest, a true way to gain internal strength of the stabilizers needed for balance throughout, the mind and body. This class will take place outdoors.
Restrictions: All ages are welcome to participate
Attire: Comfortable loose-fitting clothing and tennis shoes if desired.
About the Instructor: Todd Ackerman has been practicing Martial Arts for a total of 32 years, including American Karate and Western boxing. After an auto accident in 1992, and multiple surgeries, Tai Chi brought him to a full function of exercise. By using the art form of Tai Chi Ch”uan, breathing techniques have helped him experience a healthier, happier life. Please direct questions to Todd: (231)330-6616.
What Is Tai Chi: “An art embracing the mind, body and spirit – Originating in ancient China, tai chi is one of the most effective exercises for health of mind and body. Although an art with great depth of knowledge and skill, it can be easy to learn and soon delivers its health benefits. For many, it continues as a lifetime journey.” – taichiforhealthinstitute.org
Painters' Studio: Fresh Works
Crooked Tree Arts Center
May 28 - July 27
This exhibition showcases fresh new works created by the CTAC Painters' Studio (formerly Kitchen Painters). The CTAC Painters' Studio is a group of artists of all levels who meet weekly for open studio time at CTAC-Petoskey. All media are welcome: watercolor, acrylics, oil, pastel, pencil, ink, etc. The common thread is the desire to develop artistic skills and share experiences with others.
AIS Impressions Small Works Showcase
Crooked Tree Arts Center
June 1 - August 31
Crooked Tree Arts Center-Petoskey is pleased to host the American Impressionist Society’s 3rd Annual AIS Impressions Small Works Showcase. The annual small works showcase is juried exhibition opportunity open to AIS members. The goal is to showcase the finest examples of impressionism produced by today’s American Impressionist artists. Eligible works must be 200 square inches and under.
Walloon Wine Time
Dining Deal - 3 Courses for $50
May 27-Sept 1
Every day between 4-6pm we will be offering drink specials from that famous yellow label, Veuve Clicquot! During this bubbly happy hour, we will also be offering half off select appetizers. Join us on the patio under the yellow Veuve umbrellas for the perfect way to kick off your quintessential northern Michigan summer evening.
June 21 - Aug 24
Monday - Saturday
The Young Americans ensemble is made up of young, up-and-coming performers, handpicked from across the nation for much-anticipated performances at Boyne Highlands each June, July and August. To enhance the experience, the Broadway-style performances are paired with sophisticated cuisine, resulting in an unforgettable evening of delicious fun. While you enjoy dinner, The Young Americans sing songs - from the classics you've always loved to today's favorite pop hits. Watch as charismatic young singers, dancers, and actors dazzle on stage while you savor the satisfaction of the evening - and create the kind of memories that set Boyne Highlands apart.
Exhibit - "Homecoming: The History of the Harbor Springs High School"
Harbor Springs History Museum
May 31 - Dec 31
The Harbor Springs Area Historical Society is pleased to announce the opening of their newest exhibit "Homecoming: The History of the Harbor Springs High School" at the Harbor Springs History Museum. The exhibit is filled with Rams memorabilia, artifacts and photographs and includes activities that let visitors become a part of the story. Find out more.
June 25 - Sept. 24
Join us for casual trivia at 9 p.m., with Myclueis: Trivia, as we enjoy the setting summer sun. 4 rounds with prizes, and raffle prizes for participation. Beer, food, a view, and friends for trivia?! NoMi Sunsets don’t get much better than at Beards Brewery!