Twin boys, Elijah David and Noah Danual Keys were born to Jessica and Danual Keys of Petoskey Dec. 7, 2011, at Northern Michigan Regional Hospital. Elijah weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long at birth; Noah was 3 pounds, 12 ounces and 16 1/4 inches long at birth. Grandparents are Sandy and Gary Robinson of Petoskey, Lynn Sheldon Robinson of Alanson, and Rae and Randy Keys of Middleton, N.Y.
A son, Brock William Raymond, was born to Krista and Chet Raymond of East Jordan Dec. 30, 2011, at Charlevoix Area Hospital. Brock weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces at birth. His sibling is Miles Raymond. Grandparents are Jon and Laura Kenny of East Jordan, Jackie and John Nachazel of Ellsworth, and Doug Raymond of Mancelona.
A son, Crosby C. Ringle, was born to Lauren and Ryan Ringle of Charlevoix and Dorr Dec. 31, 2011, at Charlevoix Area Hospital. Crosby weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces at birth. Grandparents are William and Cathy Silberhorn of Charlevoix, and Steve and Linda Anderson of Dorr. Great-grandmother is Roberta Manley of Charlevoix.
SUNDAY, JAN. 8
Petoskey Duplicate Bridge Club meets at 1:30 p.m. on Sundays at 2144 Cemetery Road, Petoskey (behind Lowe’s). All players welcome.Visit www.petoskeybridgeclub.com or call (231) 881-0829 for information.
MONDAY, JAN. 9
Boyne City Rotary Club meets at 7 a.m. Monday at Robert’s Restaurant in Boyne City.
Charlevoix Lions Club will meet at noon Monday at Stafford’s Weathervane restaurant, Charlevoix.
Petoskey Lions Club meets 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of the month at J.W. Filmore’s Family Restaurant. For more information, contact Julie at (231) 439-0788 or go to website http://e-clubhouse.org/sites/PetoskeyMI.
Harbor Duplicate Bridge Club meets noon Monday at 7196 Pleasantview Road, Harbor Springs. Everyone welcome. Singles call if you need a partner. Call first, (231) 526-5988.
Indian River Striders (IRS) are inviting all walkers and runners to join them for fitness, exercise, motivation 9 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Indian River Chamber of Commerce, walking a brisk 4 miles usually on the North Central State Bicycle Trail.¿ Running is continuing at 6 p.m. on Mondays.¿ For information call (231) 238-8930 or (231) 238-1029.
Great Books discussions 12:15 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of every month. Phone (231) 838-2306 for more information.
V.F.W. Auxiliary Post No. 2051 will meet at 7:30 p.m. the second Monday at the post home. A potluck is held at 6:30 p.m.
TUESDAY, JAN. 10
Petoskey Regional Audubon Society meets 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, at Independence Village, 965 Hager Dr., Petoskey. After brief announcements and reports of recent bird /nature sightings, the program, “Journey as Artist-In-Residence on Isle Royale” by Bob deJonge will begin around 7:20 p.m. deJonge will answer few questions about the history, geology, and geography of the island and will present some of the images that were inspired by his stay on the island. Feel free to join Petoskey Regional Audubon Society friends for a pre-meeting dinner at 5:30 p.m. at Applebee’s (near Wal-Mart) in Petoskey.
NALS of Northern Michigan, the association for legal professionals, meets the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. For upcoming speakers and location contact Cindy Taylor at (231) 347-5334.