Storm Clouds or Sunshine on the
Horizon Wed Jan 25
MON January 16
Ski Club MON January 16
Polish Century Club Tues Jan 17
Ski Club WED January 18
Afloat Wed Jan 18
Team THU January 19
THU January 19
Single Professionals Fri January 20
SAT January 21
Together SAT January 21
A Grand Night
For Singing Fri Jan 20
January 13-14, 20-22, 27-29
Bridal Show on the Lake Sun Jan 22
I love You,
You're Perfect, Now Change Jan 13-15,19-22,26-29,Feb
Rodin Exhibit until Feb 3 at the DIA
Martius Park in the Winter
I wonder why it is that we are not all kinder to each
other than we are. How much the world needs it. How easily it
A good crowd showed up at Gino's Surf for brunch
on Sunday the 15th. Due it's success, we can look forward to
two more opportunities to meet old and new friends at a
brunch. Watch for the future dates.
Bill Churill who
planned the event, provided flowers for the ladies to take
Frank and Dorothy Nazar are the new owners of
Gino's and they have many plans to improve the services such
as building docks for visiting boats and parking a yellow
submarine next to the restaurant. Look forward to lots of new
Get well wishes to Marlene Solomon. She wants to be
discharged from the hospital early this week
Who's on FirstFrom my email If Bud Abbott and
Lou Costello were alive today, their infamous sketch, "Who's
on First?" might have turned out something like this:
COSTELLO CALLS TO BUY A COMPUTER FROM
ABBOTT: Super Duper computer store. Can I help
COSTELLO: Thanks. I'm setting up an office in my den
and I'm thinking about buying a computer.
COSTELLO: No, the name's Lou.
COSTELLO: I don't own a computer. I want to buy
COSTELLO: I told you, my name's
ABBOTT: What about Windows?
COSTELLO: Why? Will it
get stuffy in here?
ABBOTT: Do you want a computer with
COSTELLO: I don't know. What will I see when I
look at the windows?
mind the windows. I need a computer and software.
Software for Windows?
COSTELLO: No. On the computer! I need
something I can use to write proposals and track expenses and
run my business. What do you have?
COSTELLO: Yeah, for my office. Can you recommend
ABBOTT: I just did.
COSTELLO: You just did
ABBOTT: Recommend something.
COSTELLO: For my
COSTELLO: OK, what did you
recommend for my office?
for my office!
ABBOTT: I recommend Office with
COSTELLO: I already have an office with windows!
OK, let's just say I'm sitting at my computer and I want to
type a proposal. What do I need?
COSTELLO: What word?
ABBOTT: Word in
COSTELLO: The only word in office is
ABBOTT: The Word in Office for
COSTELLO: Which word in office for
ABBOTT: The Word you get when you click the blue
COSTELLO: I'm going to click your blue "w" if you
don't start with some straight answers. What about financial
bookkeeping? You have anything I can track my money with?
COSTELLO: That's right. What do you
COSTELLO: I need money to track my
ABBOTT: It comes bundled with your
COSTELLO: What's bundled with my
COSTELLO: Money comes with my
ABBOTT: Yes. No extra charge.
COSTELLO: I get
a bundle of money with my computer? How much?
COSTELLO: Isn't it illegal to copy money?
Microsoft gave us a license to copy Money.
can give you a license to copy money?
ABBOTT: Why not? THEY
(A few days later)
ABBOTT: Super Duper
computer store. Can I help you?
COSTELLO: How do I turn my
ABBOTT: Click on "START
Kirk Singles MON January 16|
Start off the new year with a BANG by joining us at our
monthly meet-and-greet! Free appetizers will be served.
Bistro Bordeau 3315 Auburn Rd. Auburn Hills, MI
Northeast corner of Squirrel & Auburn Rds. in Auburn
Hills. from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Member price Menu Guest Price
Menu Reserve by 2006-01-16
Thunderbirds Ski Club MON January
The Thunderbird Ski / Snowboard Instructors offer Ski and
Snowboard lessons at Mt. Brighton on Monday's starting at 6:00
P.M.:, January 8th through March, weather permitting.
Discounted lift tickets for the evening and equipment rental
is available on site. The instructor's host social gathering
during the instructional season, so checkout the Thunderbird
Ski Club's "Towline" for details, which are available at the
club's meetings or visit their website. Mt. Brighton Ski Area
, from 06:00 PM
American Polish Century Club Tues Jan
American-Polish Century Club, just north of Fourteen
Mile on the east side of Maple Lane, across from Maple Lane
Golf Course. Maple Lane Road becomes an extension of Hoover at
Fourteen Mile Road. Polish- American Century Club, just north
of Fourteen Mile
Live Band Ballroom Dancing (This is not the Polish American
Cultural Center which is nearby) .
7:00 PM $8
Thunderbirds Ski Club WED January
Monthly Meeting at the Hawthorne Valley Country Club in
Entertainment at club meetings may include:
swing dance lessons, live bands, DJ's, and theme nights. The
November lst club meeting is the T-Bird's used ski / snowboard
sale. Excellent used equipment is offered at reasonable prices
for beginners and experts to acquire from 07:30 PM
First Aid Afloat Wed Jan 18|
from the DRYA:
Back by popular demand, Dr. Rob Amsler
will educate us on how to treat those minor, and not so minor,
sailing injuries. Learn what first aid items should be in your
kit and how to properly administer them.
Dr Amslers talk on first aid is not like the standard first
aid classes you have attended in the past. He talks about some
in depth subjects and has even published a pamphlet with items
from his past talks which will probably be available that
The Seminar will be sponsored by the Detroit Boat Club and
the Edison Boat Club at the Edison Boat Club located at 100
Lycaste in Detroit. The EBC bar will be selling sandwiches and
Avalanche Ski Team THU January
An organization of professional alpine ski coaches and
alpine guides. Contact : Paul Garrison 517-861-9646 Mt.
Brighton Ski Area , Meet in the Lounge from 09:00 PM to Member
price Guest Price Reserve by 2006-01-19
PWP- Rochester THU January 19|
Weekly Dance Our very own Tj the DJ plays TOP 40 and Your
requests. Rivercrest , Avon Rd. between Rochester &
Livernois Member price $4 Guest Price $7
Monthly Meeting starts at 7:00 PM
Metropolitan Single Professionals Fri January
Single Mingle Top 40 DJ, Cash Bar, Hors d'oeuvres
(8:00-9:00)Dressy Casual (No jeans or Tennis Shoes)
club Venetian Banquet Center 29310 John R
North of 12 mile. for directions only 248-399-6788 from 8:00
pm to 1:00 am price $5.00
Kirk Singles SAT January 21|
Margaritaville-themed dinner & dance party. South-
of-the-Border food at 7:00 PM, a dance exhibition and group
lesson, then dancing to "Margaritaville" and other Buffet
tunes. Island attire optional. Contact : Carol, 248-642-8373
Kirk in the Hills Church Refectory
1340 W. Long Lake Rd. Bloomfield Hills, MI 248-626-2515 email
address is firstname.lastname@example.org from 06:30 PM to 11:00 AM
Member price $15 advance $20 door Guest Price $15 advance $20
door Reserve by 2006-01-16
Bethany Together SAT January
Popular Singles mingle dance, for adults 45 and up Door
price is all inclusive. Snacks, and liquid refreshments, Door
prizes and 50/50 raffle Questions or other information about
Bethany call Michele at 313-996-8644 limited to the first 450
Divine Providence Church Hall 25355 W. Nine
Mile Rd. Southfield, Michigan from 8:00 PM Member price $12.00
Guest Price $12.00
Night For Singing Fri Jan 20|
Birmingham-First Concert Series Featuring Marc Meyers and
First Presbyterian Church Birmingham, MI
* Denotes matinee Evening Curtain 8pm - Matinee Curtain 2pm
The hopes and dreams, joys and concerns of the average
working American are the focus of this unique musical. Based
on Studs Terkel's best-selling book of interviews with
American workers, this show paints a vivid portrait of the
people who the world so often takes for granted.
Village Players 34660 Woodward Birmingham, MI 248-
January 13-14, 20-22, 27-29|
St Dunstans Bloomfield Hills, MI 248-737-3587
Bridal Show on the Lake Sun Jan
Gino's Surf Presents:The Bridal Show on the
Lake On Sunday, January 22, 2006 from 12:00 p.m. till
Enjoy champagne and hor d'oeuvres!!
Let us help
make your wedding day memorable!!
chocolate fountains, cake tasting, florists, limousines, DJ's,
photographers, videographers, jewelry, veils, Linens, wedding
FREE PRIZES, TRIP GIVEAWAYS, WIN
1/2 OFF YOUR GOWN!, AND EVEN WIN A 50 PERSON free bridal
admission at the door$10.00/ tickets in advance
I love You,
You're Perfect, Now Change Jan 13-15,19-22,26-29,Feb
Showtimes Thur, Fri and Sat 8:00 PM Sunday 2:00 PM
all about that crazy little thing called LOVE! This witty,
romantic musical explores, with a satirical eye, the journey
from dating and waiting to love and marriage. Six actors take
on the lives of multiple characters as they discover the
truths and myths of dealing with the opposite sex. The show
delves into dating, romance, infidelity, husbands, wives and
the in-laws.This show will have you laughing and singing even
after you leave the theatre!Mature themes. Language.
The Baldwin Theater 415 S. Lafayette Ave Royal Oak, MI
Rodin Exhibit until Feb 3 at the DIA|
Romeo and Juliet, Antony and Cleopatra, Rodin and
Among the world's love affairs theirs is the only one
carved in stone.
Martius Park in the Winter|
The Rink at Campus Martius Park (313) 963-9393 RINK HOURS:
(Please note Rink hours will change January 2)
Thursday 11am - 10pm
Friday 11am - Midnight
10am - Midnight
Sunday 12pm - 8pm
Adults 13 Years to 49 Years $7
Years and younger $6
Seniors 50 Years and Older $6
Skate Rental $3
Shoe Check available for people with
their own skates $2
Skate Sharpening $5
Computer Usage Class (Anti-Frustration)|
Basic Computer Usage
you are an experienced computer user, pass this on to
someone who is struggling. We will explain the 21st
century Abbott & Costello routine from
28600 Southfield Suite 103
Village, Mi 48076
February 7, 14, 21 2006
This course is directed to the beginner
and also those who have been using their computer with
frustration because they have leap-frogged the basics.
The less one knows the better! It will be
conducted in a question and answer mode after some basic
terminology and concepts are explained. Students will
work online with computers connected to the Internet.
Students will be invited to bring their laptops if they
are equipped with wireless access otherwise they will
use a computer on site.
We will teach you how to
use your computer to do what you want to do. We will
expose you to the power of the Internet but we will not
overwhelm you with information you do not need to know
to perform your tasks.
The course will start by explaining some
of the terms used in the information technology field
and will answer individual studentís questions about
The various browsers and their
similarities will be demonstrated. We will even teach
you what a browser is! The different email programs
will be discussed with the students using their own
Students will learn how to send and
receive email, add attachments, add photos and organize
their mail and their contacts
They will also
learn how to browse the web, select favorites or
Ebay and other auction sites will be
explored and the questions that the students ask will
drive the content of the course.
The class will
be conducted in the computer laboratory of Global
Information Technology located at 28600 Southfield Road,
in Lathrup Village just south of 12 mile road on the
east side of Southfield.
The class will meet on
Tuesday February 7, from 2:00 PM til 4:00 PM, Tuesday
February 14 from 2:00 PM til 4:00 PM and on Tuesday
February 21 from 2:00 PM till 4:00 PM
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