Harvest Fest @ Mason Antiques District
Date(s): 10/10/2015, 10/11/2015
Mason, MI 48854
Come celebrate Mason’s farming heritage at the Mason Antiques District with free demonstrations from local crafters of skills from yesteryear: canning, blacksmithing, soaping, woodworking, and many more.
Also sample and vote on our dealers chili cook-off! Meet and greet with all our dealers and enjoy sales 30-50% off the entire weekend.
For more information or vendor inquiries call (517) 676 – 9753 from 10 am – 6 pm.
For more information or vendor inquiries call (517) 676 – 9753 from 10 am – 6 pm.
National Adult Day Services Week
Date(s): 9/13/2015, 9/14/2015, 9/15/2015, 9/16/2015, 9/17/2015, 9/18/2015
Hosted by Forster Woods Adult Day Center, 4656 N. Meridian Rd, Williamston. Various events at various locations. Go to www.forsterwoods.org. or firstname.lastname@example.org for complete list of events, times and locations.
International Dessert Night and Silent Auction
St. Michael Parish, 345 Edwards St, Grand Ledge, MI 48837
Join us for an evening of delicious international desserts to benefit homeless, pregnant women and their babies! Desserts will be available from roughly 10 countries. There will also be a silent auction featuring around 150 items! What can be better? Good food. Good company. Good cause. Tickets are $15 each or $105 for a table of 8.
An Evening with Kristin Chenoweth
Wharton Center, East Lansing
Emmy and Tony Award® winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth comes to Wharton Center – for the very first time – for what promises to be an amazing night of song! Ms. Chenoweth takes the lead in a spectacular career that effortlessly spans film, television, voiceover and stage, and boasts an accomplished singing career. She received a Best Supporting Actress Emmy Award for her work in Pushing Daisies, and has been a featured performer in Glee and The West Wing, has been a guest judge on American Idol and earned widespread acclaim for her role as Glinda the Good Witch in the hit Broadway musical Wicked. She is also a veteran of the concert stage, selling out halls from London to New York to Sydney.
Wharton Center, (517) 353-1982
Step Up for Down Syndrome 2015: A PARTY in the Park
Granger Meadows Park, on Granger Meadows Lane in Lansing
The PARTY will be a family-centered Decathlon-themed event and will include an awareness walk just under 1 mile long. After the walk, you'll be able to enjoy a bouncy house, face painting, and TONS of field games. And….you’ll see inclusion at its finest. People with Down syndrome, their families, buddies, and teachers all walking together.
Cost includes admission to the PARTY and a free event t-shirt; $45 per family (up to 6 individuals living in the same household), $15 per individual
Beerfest at the Ballpark
Cooley Law School Stadium
Featuring Michigan breweries, and import German and Belgian.
For tickets and more information, go to www.beerfestattheballpark.net
1:00PM-7:00PM - Memorial Service 7:00PM
James M. Pelton Memorial Fire Station
221 W. Ash St. Mason
Event involves teams of volunteers working together to show gratitude and help support our firefighters, police officers and rescue personnel.
Event includes sweeping, washing and waxing fire trucks and police cars. Cleaning Malcolm's House (child fire safety house). Washing windows, sweeping, mopping floors, dusting and polishing wood work, cleaning landscape at the fire station.
Charlotte Frontier Days
Date(s): 9/10/2015, 9/11/2015, 9/12/2015, 9/13/2015
Fairground activities, kids events, music and much more. For complete list of activities, go to charlottefrontierdays.com
Delta Township District Library · 5130 Davenport Drive Lansing MI 48917
Join public officials from Eaton County
and Delta Township for a discussion on we can all help out in our community.
Delta Township District Library · 517-321-4014 · email@example.com
Roald Dahl Party
Delta Township District Library, 5130 Davenport Drive, Lansing MI 48917
All ages. Celebrate the birthday of Roald Dahl, the whimsical and wacky author behind such classics as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Matilda with activities, crafts, and snacks.
Delta Township District Library
The Colleen Bawn
Date(s): 11/6/2015, 11/7/2015, 11/8/2015, 11/9/2015, 11/10/2015, 11/11/2015, 11/12/2015, 11/13/2015, 11/14/2015, 11/15/2015
8:00PM (11/6, 11/7, 11/13, 11/14) 2:00PM (11/15)
Dart Auditorium, Lansing MI
The course of true love is anything but smooth as friends and family stop at nothing to make sure the "right" match is made. Set in Ireland, this magical melodrama is full of suspense, music, humor, romance, and surprisingly relevant social commentary, with a mosaic of unforgettably Irish characters.
Directed by Andy Callis
$15 general seating, $10 seniors, LCC faculty/staff, $5 students
Melissa Kaplan, 517-483-1488
It's a Breast Thing
Eagle Eye Golf Club, Bath
An evening of fun & education supporting our local breast cancer patients with their out of pocket expenses during treatment. Spirits & Snacks 5-6. Soda Floats & Popcorn Bar throughout the evening. 30 creatively decorated bras with the theme of TV Show of the 60's to vote on with the top 12 being featured in the 2016 It's a Breast Thing calendar with breast cancer survivors modeling. 14 Health Related Exhibitors to visit and evening program on "What's the latest in Breast Imaging? Are Yours Too Dense"? Lead by Dr. LaKeeya Tucker and a panel of local experts. Free to attend with a suggested $5.00 donation. An opportunity to purchase your favorite bra, pre-order your 2016 calendar, ask about Financial Aid.
Grand River Cleanup - Jackson
Consumers Energy Building, Jackson
Meet by the Consumers Energy building (free parking available in the ramp off Cooper Street) downtown Jackson. Dress appropriately for the weather and dirty work. Assignments can be on land or water. Trash bags, gloves and rakes will be provided. You may bring a canoe (no kayaks), but must notify in advance. Lunch will be provided at the end of the cleanup, around 1:00PM.
For questions, call 517-416-4234 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more details go to www.great-mi.org.
10TH ANNUAL ONONDAGA BRIDGE WALK
COME CELEBRATE THE END OF SUMMER AT THE 10TH ANNUAL ONONDAGA BRIDGE WALK.
IT'S CLOSE TO HOME, IT WON'T USE UP YOUR WHOLE DAY, ATTIRE CAN BE OLD SNEAKERS AND SWEATS, NO LARGE CROWDS AND F R E E ICE CREAM.
RAY MOORE 517-628-3042
Walking In Our Community Series
Varies; June 8: 2-4pm; July 17: 7pm; July 20: 8:30am; August 13: 7pm; September 2: 9-11:45am; September 7: 9:45am; October 5: 10am; November 9: TBA; December 7: 10am.
Varies. June 8th event at St. Joseph's Tabernacle Church in Lansing.
Exciting FREE walks to explore our amazing parks, trails, historical neighborhoods and farmers’ markets. The monthly events are held rain or shine or snow, dress for the weather and join the fun!
June 8 – 2:00 - 4:00 pm at St Joseph’s Tabernacle Church, Lansing
July 17 – 7:00 pm Trail Walk at Harris Nature Center, Okemos
July 20 – 8:30 am St. John’s Walk/Farmers Market, 100 E State St., St. Johns
August 13 – 7:00 pm Grand Ledge walks with the Mayor, Location TBD
September 2 – 9:00 – 11:45 am Labor Day Bridge Walk, Fitzgerald Park, 133 Fitzgerald , Grand
September 7 – 9:45 am ‘Live Life N’spired Walk’ & Health Screenings at Hayes Green
Beach Hospital, Charlotte
October 5 – 10:00 am Fall Color Trail Walk at Burchfield Park, Holt
November 9 – Time TBA Walk in Williamston with Jodi Davis, BCBSM Walking and
Healthy Living Advocate
December 7 – 10:00am Holiday Window Shopping and Cocoa at Eastwood Towne Center
Please visit www.cphlansing.com or call Alicia Armstrong, Playmakers, 517-282-5035.
Choosing Health Rally
The Armory & St. Joseph Tabernacle Church, 330 Marshall St., Lansing, MI
The FREE Spring/Summer Choosing Health Rally features children's activities (games & prizes), speakers and demonstrations (learn about healthy eating), door prizes, taste of health (food samples from area restaurants), a community walk and lifestyle resources.
Registration is requested but not required. Please call (517) 347-3377 or email CAHealthAlliance@aol.com for more information.
Free Lawn Care Seminar
March 19th, 7pm
Holt Junior High School. 1784 N. Aurelius Road, Holt, MI 48842
FREE LAWNCARE SEMINAR - ABCs of Lawn Fertilization and Composting
Fertilizing lawns is a science not an art. Gary Heilig, Horticulture
Educator for the MSU Ingham County Extension will discuss what soil
conditions and nutrients are needed to grow a nice lawn, how to assess the nutrient needs, solid versus liquid fertilizers, organic lawn care and composting.
What: FREE LAWN CARE SEMINAR
When: Thursday March 19th, 2009 at 7pm
Where: Holt Junior High School Auditorium, 1784 North Aurelius Rd.
Holt, MI 48842
Door prizes provided by Cottage Gardens
Admission is FREE and open to the public, but please call 517-699-3873
to register or visit the Delhi Township website at www.delhitownship.com
Smokin' Jazz and Barbeque Blues Festival
Downtown Brighton, MI
Like nothing Livingston County has ever seen, Brighton's unique street festival invites nationally renowned Blues and Jazz musicians to Downtown. A culturally diverse festival where everyone has a smokin' time is returning for its second year due to high demand. Barbecue vendors will line the streets to offer a variety of unique tastes. There will be plenty of beverages for the adults, A guitar will be raffled off and a music scholarship will be introduced. Don't miss out on this "big city" event in the beautiful city of Brighton.
Go Fore Golf Scramble
Forest Akers East Golf Course
Golf Scramble for Individuals with Disabilities. Non-disabled Golfers also Welcome. Great Family Event! Cost $35 and includes golf, cart, lunch, prizes!
Current Weekend Shows at Abrams Planetarium
Abrams Planetarium, MSU
Present weekend shows "The Little Star That Could". Show is aimed at children preschool through grade 2, the information and humor and appeal to a wide range of ages. Admission for all shows is: $3 for adults, $2.50 for students and senior citizens, and $2 for children 12 and under. Free parking is available across the street from the planetarium. For any information about the programs, call Mary Gowans at 355-4676.
Beauty First Debuts in Eastwood Towne Center
Grand Opening of Beauty First in Eastwood Towne Center. Beauty First will carry more than 6,000 professional products for hair care, skin care, nail care and more.
Drop In Teen Program
Lansing Parks and Recreation is offering a place for teens 12-17 to plack pick-up baskerball, volleyball, tennis, swimming, have cookouts, attend field trips, and a place to hang out with friends.
New Playground Equipment
Check out the new additions.
Entry to park is free on Wednesdays. $2 other days.
Community Blood Pressure and Cholesterol
Jackson County Health Department
The community Blood Pressure and Cholesterol clinics are no longer provided by the Jackson County Health Department as of May 31, 2002.