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LIFE Luncheon Fridays

Hungry to Learn? Hungry for a buffet? Treat your appetite to a LIFE Lunch! You'll find interesting people, places, and ideas — and enjoy a buffet lunch. If you prefer, bring a brown bag lunch. Beverages provided.

friday, February 24, 2017

Less Stuff. More Time. Change the World.

You’ve heard the saying “less is more”—but have you lived it? Learn about the rewarding life of a Traverse City man who gave up his driver’s license, got rid of the TV, and began job sharing with his wife, in order to live not just more simply, but more fully. Meet Ty Schmidt, whose motto is “less stuff—more time.” With more time, Ty is able to raise his two sons; even help them become entrepreneurs. Hear this inspiring story and discover how to consume less, live more, value time, and learn how to do what you love to change the world.

Fri., Feb. 24, Noon-1:30 p.m.
University Center Rm. 215/217
$19 with buffet   Code: 4203
$10 without lunch (bring your own)   Code: 4204

CALL (231) 995-1700 TO REGISTER 

Friday, March 31, 2017

Cross Country—2700+ Pedaled Miles 

Join Bob Downes, author and world traveler, on the 2,711 mile bicycle trip he completed last summer from Seattle to Traverse City. The digital video presentation highlights the route across the top of America over the Rocky Mountains and across the Great Plains. At 63 years old, averaging 77 miles per day, his adventure included wolf sightings, roadside tent camping and unpredictable weather. You are guaranteed a funny, thoughtful and adventurous talk from this skilled presenter.

Fri., March 31, Noon-1:30 p.m.
University Center Rm. 215/217
$19 with buffet   Code: 4205
$10 without lunch (bring your own)   Code: 4206

CALL (231) 995-1700 TO REGISTER 

Friday, April 28

All Aboard! The History and Future of TC’s Rails 

What’s the status of the Traverse City to Ann Arbor passenger train? Why did the TC Dinner Train stop? What materials are currently being transported to and from our region via rails? Get the answers to these questions to feel more on track with local railroads by joining Jim Lively, Program Director at Traverse City Groundwork.

Fri., April 28, Noon-1:30 p.m.
University Center Rm. 215/217
$19 with buffet   Code: 4207
$10 without lunch (bring your own)   Code: 4208

CALL (231) 995-1700 TO REGISTER 

 

Winter-Spring 2017
Life Lunch DATES:

Friday, Feb. 24:
Less Stuff. More Time. Change the World.

Friday, March 31:
Cross-Country 2700+ Pedaled Miles

Friday, April 28:
All Aboard! The History and Future of TC's Rails

Come join us for a lively presentation!
Note: LIFE Discount does not apply.

Call (231) 995-1700 to register

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