Event Friday: Tree Lighting Memorial, Santa Claus Visit, Author Expo

It’s Events Friday again on Michigan This Morning, so take a second to check out a few of the events going on around Northern Michigan this weekend!

Tree Lighting Memorial

Osceola County will be holding a tree lighting memorial Saturday, December 19. The memorial will be held in Evart next to the Evart Pharmacy on Main Street. After a tough year of losses, this tree lighting memorial intends to bring people together to remember loved ones lost by writing names on light bulbs.

Santa Claus Visit

On Saturday, December 19 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. the Sons of American Legion Post 3, Sault Ste. Marie will be hosting their Kids for Christmas party.

The event features lunch at 1, and a visit with Santa at 2, which includes gifts and Christmas carols.

Traverse City Author Expo

Traverse City will be hosting it’s first-ever Author Expo that will showcase 22 area poets, fiction and non-fiction writers.

The expo will take place Saturday, December 19 and will give all of the authors a platform to speak about the craft of writing, and also to sell books for the holiday shoppers looking for a unique gift.