Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each Month (unless noted).
Board Meetings begin at 10 a.m. and are open to all members.
Registration/Social Time/Luncheon/Speaker run from 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Cost is $25 Invite a friend!
Meetings are being held on Zoom and will be until the state allows large groups to meet again.
4/14/2021: Patrick Saylor, from City Park Grill in Petoskey will be the speaker and he will share the history of this restaurant, and perhaps also talk about the Wine Guys.
3/10/2021: Carrie Farley offered a tour of the two Cutlers' stores in Petoskey, which included many fine suggestions regarding kitchenware products, table and glassware, plus some of the latest Mackenzie Childs creations for Easter.
2/10/2021: Katie Boeckl from Between the Covers Bookstore in Harbor Springs offered mini reviews of 13 books popular with BTC’s customers during 2020.
1/12/2021: Dave Meyer was the featured speaker,
and he gave a brief history of the Ace Meyer Hardware stores and also shared how the pandemic has affected the business.
12/9/20: Jennifer Shorter, owner of Grandpa Shorter’s Gifts, gave the group a virtual tour of her store, and offered holiday gift ideas.
9/21/20: Lauretta Reiss, owner of Small Batch at the Cupola in Harbor Springs talked about how she began her business.
8/12/20: Bill Mansfield Lavender Hill Farm and how he and his wife Erin got involved in this business; he also talked about how lavender is grown and harvested.
3/11/20: Kim Wrobleski (author), The Highest Hurdle: An ALS Journey of Faith, Laughter, Love and Friendship. Vernales
2/12/20: Vicki Hobey, Infinite Variety; How a Birthday Wish became the Greatest Quilt Exhibit Produced. Terrace Inn
1/8/20: Chris Struble, Ghosts of Petoskey. City Park Grill
12/11/19: Phil McLellan, Pianist, "gently-loved" wrapped book exchange, Nutcracker collection display. Birchwood Farms Golf & Country Club
11/13/19: Jill Lynn, Homeward Bound in Antarctica. Bay View Inn
10/9/19: Bruce Lynn, Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum. Somerset Pointe, Boyne City
9/18/19: Jan Smith, Petoskey Hotel History. Perry Hotel Rose Room
8/14/19: Craig Mitchell Smith Glass. Nubs Nob
July-no luncheon. 2019 Art Fair!
6/12/19: Singing Nuns, Sisters Act out. Nubs Nob
5/8/19: David Finley, NCMC President. North Central Michigan College
4/10/19: State Tropper Cory Hebner. Local Drugs & Trafficking. Terrace Inn
3/13/19: Jennifer Doumanian. McLaren Hospital Addition. Great Lakes Center for the Arts
2/13/19: Cancelled due to bad weather
1/9/19: Susie Johnson - The Young Americans. Boyne Highlands