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Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter
"A Newsletter to Embrace Life and to Encourage both singles and couples Spiritually, Physically, and Mentally to be Active which brings Good Health"
Issue # 236 April 7, 2008

" Without wood a fire goes out; without gossip a quarrel dies down."
PROV 26:20

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Oprah Winfrey to shine national spotlight on Cafe Muse

A regular patron of Royal Oak's Cafe Muse entered the recipe for the grilled cheese sandwich in a contest sponsored by Esquire magazine. The Oprah Winfrey show sent Gayle King, food correspondent out to test some of these contest entries and when she visited the Cafe she gave it her A-ok. In the photo at the top of the newsletter is Greg Reyner the Chef of the cafe Muse located on Washington Avenue in Royal Oak just north of Fourth Street.

Reyner uses organic bread that they purchase from Ferndale's Strawberry Moon bakery. He then covers it with havarti, fontini, and mozzarella cheeses. He then grills it with butter and a little honey. When the slightly sharp, stringy cheese melts he adds slices of barley and some fresh basil.

Greg's Partner David Smith who supervises the wait staff said that they are honored that their small restaurant will be featured on Oprah during the May sweeps week.

"We wanted a restaurant that expressed our passion for good food" said Smith. "That is why we use the tag linr 'food for inspiration ' ".

Cafe Muse is at 317 S. Washington and is open Tuesday thru Sunday from 7:30 AM til 3:00 PM for Breakfast and Lunch and closed on Monday. For more information call 248-544-4759.


2008 National Day of Prayer

The National Day of Prayer is a day designated by the United States Congress as a day when all Americans regardless of faith are asked to come together and pray for our Nation. It is held on the first Thursday in May.

The 57th Annual National Day of Prayer will take place Thursday May 1, 2008. The theme is "Prayer! America's Strength and Shield" and is bases on the verse from Psalm 28.7 which states "The Lord is my strength and shield; my heart trusts in Him and I am helped."

Again this year we will gather together at Shain Park in Birmingham. We need a team to get together to create flyers and get the information out. We'd love for you to help us with this project. Please respond to me by email and send information to your friends, family, church groups, and synagogues.


2008 National Day of Prayer Chairman

This year's honorary chairman is Dr. Ravi Zacharias. His prayer for our nation is as follows:
Holy Father in a world where so many are hungry, You have given us food in abundance.
In a world where so many are hurting, You offer to bind up our wounds.
In a world where so many are lonely, You offer friendship to every heart.
In a world longing for peace, You offer hope.
Yet, we are so stubborn and resistant. Have mercy upon us, Lord.
Our nation is at a crossroads this year. We look to you to be our strength and shield.
Please give us the guidance to select one who will honor you and to respond to the wisdom from above so that out hope may be renewed and out blessings be treasured.
In God's holy name.


From our readers:

Dear Peggy Jo,

What an exciting year! As May 1st approaches, I wanted to take a couple minutes to update you on some of the marketing efforts taking place around the nation toNational Day of Prayer

Through a combined campaign of Direct Mail, E-mail Blasts, Radio and Television, the task force will generate approx. 110 million impressions between March and May. The National Day of Prayer Web and event pages are viewed over 3 million times in the month of April.

Here are some of the major marketing efforts for your information.

  • Webcast: For the first time...The National Day of Prayer event in Washington DC will be broadcast LIVE in it's entirety (12noon-3:00 p.m. EST)
  • Internet: The National Day of Prayer is now on Facebook, YouTube and GodTube. There are thousands engaging through these new channels.
  • E-mail Blasts: Family Christian Stores, Newsmax, the American Family Association and Focus on the Family will be emailing over 7 million people!
  • Stores: Family Christian Stores has partnered with the National Day of Prayer and will be distributing bookmarks at every store in April.
  • Billboards: Through generous donations, we are attempting to place a billboard ad in every major city across America.
  • YMCA's and the Salvation Army are also planning events around the nation.
  • Events: NDP will, again, have an NDP NASCAR (#78) at the Talladega Aarons 499 on April 27th.
  • Newspaper: Vice Chairman Brian Toon interviewed by Casper Star-Tribune; Wyoming's Largest newspaper with a daily circulation of 30, 745 and a Sunday circulation of 33, 264.
  • Mail: Already 300,000 direct mail pieces have already gone out.
  • Magazines: Focus on the Family magazine will carry a story on the National day of Prayer in April.

Thank you being part of the National Day of Prayer.

John Bornschein
Senior Director
National Day of Prayer Task Force


Dear Peggy Jo,

It’s Blowin’ in the Wind. . .

If you’ve always wanted to learn how to sail, Sailing Singles may have just the ticket for you!! The club is offering a Learn-to-Sail program on Lake St. Clair on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from May 27 through August 7. (An orientation session will also be held in late May prior to the start of classes.)

Potential students need to indicate which evening they would prefer: Tuesday or Thursday. Flying Scots, very stable 19-foot sailboats, are used for instruction during the 10-week session. The boats are based at North Star Sail Club, on South River Road, in Harrison Township. All sessions will start at 6:00 PM.

Cost is only $240 for Sailing Singles members or $295 for non-members, but space is limited. For more information, contact Onita Fitz at 248-852-9698

Evie Douglas .


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Mon. Apr. 7 Events

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Metropolitan Single Professionals

MON 2008-04-07
Social euchre. No smoking on Mondays. Come anytime from 6:30 pm till 9:30 pm. $6 non members, $5 members .
Starts at 6:30 PM..Location: Drakeshire Lanes Lounge . 35000 Grand River, Farmington Hills, MI. 48335 .
Please let them know that you saw the notice in the Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter


Bethany East

MON 2008-04-07
Walking:Meet at the benches near Kohl's in the mall. Contact: Eileen (586) 777-0530. .
Starts at 6:30 PM..Location: Macomb Mall. 32233 Gratiot Ave, Roseville, MI. .

Business and Profesional Event

MON 2008-04-07
Morning Motivation & More $15 Admission and Continental Breakfast .
Starts at 7:00 AM..Location: Caribou Coffee. 31901 Woodward, Royal Oak, MI. at Normandy.

Bethany East

MON 2008-04-07
VOLLEYBALL: White sole tennis shoes only. No smoking or eating on the premises, including the parking lot. If anyone is caught smoking, they will terminate the use of the gym. Contact: Rick (586) 784-5348. .
Starts at 8:30 PM..Location: Eppler Junior High. 45461 Brownell, Utica, MI.

Royal Oak Woman's Club

MON 2008-04-07
The Royal Oak Woman's Club will be recognizing National Donate Life Month.
Lunch will be served at 12 noon by Group 6. Greeters will be June Guerrini and Sherry Howard. Leader will be Chris Burns, who will introduce the speaker Kim Watt, a volunteer with Gift of Life Michigan. She will speak about the importance of organ donation. National Donate Life Month was established in 2003.

Every day in April people across the US make a special effort to celebrate the tremendous generosity of those who saved lives by becoming organ, tissue, marrow and blood donors to encourage more Americans to follow their fine example.

Gift of Life Michigan is a non-profit full service organ and tissue recovery organization. They sponsor education and outreach programs throughout Michigan to increase awareness and support of tissue and organ donation. To become a donor one only needs to sign up with the state Donor registry and say yes to donation on their driver's license.

The Royal oak Woman's Club is a non-profit service organization which actively supports many local charities. Membership in the club is open to all women regardless of their place of residence. To visit a meeting or for any information, please call Geri at 248-288-1441.
Starts at 12:00 PM..Location: Royal Oak Woman's Club. 404 S. Pleasant Street, Royal Oak, MI. 48067 .

Capuchin Soup Kitchen Capuchin Pizza Day

MON 2008-04-07
Buddy's Pizza Day 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Enjoy all the pizza and salad at any of the Buddy's locations and support the Capuchin Soup Kitchen. $15.00 for adults good for dine in or carry out. A group will be meeting in Warren at 12:45 $10 for senior until
Starts at 12:45 PM..Location:

Buddy's Pizza

8100 Old 13 Mile Road Warren, MI 586-574-9200 Corner of Van Dyke


Monday Night Dancers

MON 2008-04-07
Singles & Couples Dance Lessons: Beginners 5:30, Intermediate 6:30, Dance Party 7:30-10:30. No dance partner needed. Lessons $5, Dance Party $6. Snacks included. Big Band, Latin, Swing, Fox trot, Waltz, Polka. Contact 313-295-1134
Starts at 7:00 PM..Location: Father Patrick O'Kelley K of C. 23663 Park St., Dearborn, MI.


" The crucible for silver and the furnace for gold, but man is tested by the praise he receives. "
Proverbs 27:21

Tue. Apr. 8 Events

Success Institute

An evening of powerful revelation and transformation, as we share God's word for your success
Teaching by the well known motivational speakers Doug Firebaugh and his wife Jode.
Starts at 7:00 PM..Location: Troy Community Center 3179 Livernois Troy, MI 248-524-3181
Please let them know that you saw the notice in the Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter

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Metropolitan Single Professionals

TUE 2008-04-08
VOLLEYBALL DROP-IN EVERY TUESDAY . New players welcome. Nets will be Designated: Upper Intermediate in the Gym and Competitive in the Field house. .
Starts at 6:45 PM. Price is $6.Location: Bloomfield Hills Middle School. 4200 Quarton Rd. (16 Mile), Bloomfield , MI. Just West of Telegraph .
Please let them know that you saw the notice in the Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter


Latin & Argentine Tango Club of Detroit

TUE 2008-04-08
Milonga de los Motor City Milongueros Argentine tango lesson at 7:00pm, beginners welcome, no partner required. After the lesson, dance tango, milonga, and vals to the best recorded music of Buenos Aires.
Starts at 7:00 PM. Member Price is $10 and guest price is $15.Location: O'Kelly Banquet Hall. 23663 Park, Dearborn, MI.

Century Dancers

TUE 2008-04-08
Live Band Ballroom Dancing. (This is not the Polish American Cultural Center which is nearby)
Starts at 7:00 PM. Price is $8.00.Location: 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.

Spencer Barefield Productions

TUE 2008-04-08
Spencer Barefield Trio Don Mayberry (bass) and Djalo Djakate (drums) .
Starts at 8:00 PM..Location: Baker's Keyboard Lounge. 20510 Livernois Detroit, Detroit, MI. 48221 Web site is bakerskeyboardlounge.com. .

Somerset Ski & Golf Club

TUE 2008-04-08
General Meeting. Dancing to a DJ after the Meeting. Come early for Spaghetti or Dinner in the Elk's Club Dining Room.
Starts at 7:30 PM. Member Price is $4 and guest price is $6.Location: Troy Elks Club. 1451 East Big Beaver, Troy, MI, between Rochester Road and John R. on the north side of the street.

Wed. Apr. 9 Events

Hugh NcLean Add

Microsoft Word Basic Class. Global Information Technology call 248-557-2480

Metropolitan Single Professionals

WED 2008-04-09
VOLLEYBALL - EVERY WEDNESDAY. LEAGUES & LESSONS -Sign-Up Today, We welcome new players. .
Starts at 6:45 PM. Price is $6.Location: Bloomfield Hills Middle School. 4200 Quarton Rd. (16 Mile), Bloomfield , MI. Just West of Telegraph .
Please let them know that you saw the notice in the Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter


Classical and Jazz Music Event

WED 2008-04-09
Spencer Barefield & Friends with Don Mayberry (bass) and Djallo Djakate (drums)Great jazz and soul food. Special guests each week. .
Starts at 8:00 PM..Location: Baker's Keyboard Lounge. 20510 Livernois Detroit, Detroit, MI. 48221 Web site is bakerskeyboardlounge.com. .

The Scarab Club

WED 2008-04-09
BROWN BAG LUNCH Join us for an informal, bring-your-own luncheon of conversation and fun in the second floor lounge.
Starts at 12:00 PM..Location: The Scarab Club. 217 Farnsworth, Detroit, MI. 313-831-1250

Royal Oak Computer Club

WED 2008-04-09
Weekly Meeting
Starts at 12:30 PM. Price is $1.Location: Leo Mahany/Harold Meininger Senior Community Center. 3500 Marais , Royal Oak, MI. (248)246-3900 . North of 13 Mile Rd, just south of Lexington Blvd, east of Crooks Rd


" Like a thornbush in a drunkard's hand is a proverb in the mouth of a fool."
PROV 26:9

Thu. Apr. 10 Events

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GM Ski Club

THU 2008-04-10
Monthly General Meeting 6:30 doors open. 7:00 Meeting starts. $2.00 beers Hors d'oeures .
Starts at 6:30 PM..Location: 17th Street Grille. 3905 17 Mile Rd, Sterling Heights, MI. North West Corner of Ryan & 17 Mile Rd. .
Please let them know that you saw the notice in the Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter


Single Place

THU 2008-04-10
Thursday Night Programs offer a variety of speakers, panels and entertainment. Social time is 7:30pm to 7:45 pm. Opening is 7:45pm to 8:00pm and program is 8:00PM to 9:00PM.
Starts at 7:30 PM. Price is $5.Location: First Presbyterian Church. 200 East Main Street, Northville, MI. 248-349-0911.

Bethany Rochester

THU 2008-04-10
Divorce Revovery Workshop to register call Mike 248-652-3860 mikethelocke@alldial.net .
Starts at 7:30 PM..Location: St Ireneaus Catholic Church. 771 Old Perch Road, Rochester Hills, MI. 48309 .

Ann Arbor Ski Club

THU 2008-04-10
Ann Arbor Ski Club invites everyone to an Aloha Party. It the last regularly scheduled meeting for the 2007-2008 ski club year. Dress in island garb, and come have fun at Cobblestone Farm Center (2781 Packard, Ann Arbor, MI 48108). Music, refreshments, fun people. $5. You don’t need to be a member to enjoy this; all are welcome!
Starts at 8:00 PM..Location: Cobblestone Farm Center. 2781 Packard, Ann Arbor, MI. 48108 .

Sailing Singles

THU 2008-04-10
General Meeting. Meeting 8:00 pm doors open at 7:30. In addition to our meeting we have a Happy Hour, a Dinner of the month, Parties, Moonlight Sails, and Rendezvous all summer. What ia a Rendezvous? You will get all the details at the meeting.
Starts at 8:00 PM. Member Price is $5 and guest price is $8.Location: Royal Oak Elks Club 2401 East Fourth St. Royal Oak, MI. 48067

Meeting on Thursday--This month only



Windsor Ski Club

THU 2008-04-10
Monthly Club Meeting.New members are welcome. Just ring the buzzer and come on in. Dom's Kitchen is running specials so arrive early and feed your hunger prior to the meeting. .
Starts at 8:00 PM..Location: Royal Canadian Legion Col.E.S.Wigle Riverside Br.255. 5645 Wyandotte St. E., Windsor, On. N8S 1M4 .

Selective Singles Social Club

THU 2008-04-10
Begin your day with good friends and good food . Non-members welcome. Bring a friend. Rosemary at 313.881.3934 .
Starts at 9:00 AM. Order off menu .Location: Cracker Barrel. 30750 Little Mack Ave, Roseville, Mi. 48066

PWP- Rochester

THU 2008-04-10
Weekly Dance. Our very own TJ the DJ plays TOP 40 and Your requests.
Starts at 7:00 PM. Member Price is $4 and guest price is $8.Location: Rivercrest,Avon Rd. between Rochester & Livernois.

Stagecrafters

Thu 2008-04-10
Urinetown - The Musical This darkly hilarious musical satire uses an absurd premise – a devastating drought that has put control of all toilets into the hands of a corrupt corporation – to spoof Broadway plots and conventions. The evil CEO of Urine Good Company, Inc. has the police and the politicians in his pocket, but they won’t be able to stop our idealistic young hero and heroine as they lead the poorest citizens in a revolution against the anarchy of pay toilets. Hailed as one of the most original musicals to hit the scene in decades, you’ve never experienced anything like the Tony Award-winning Urinetown.
Starts at 8:00 PM. Price is $16 and $18.Location: Stagecrafters at the Baldwin Theater 415 S Lafayette Ave Royal Oak, MI 48067 On the Main Stage For tickets Call 248-541-6430

Fri. Apr. 11 Events

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American Singles Golf Association-SE Michigan

FRI 2008-04-11
ASGA MEET & GREET AT THE MASTERS What better place to mingle during the Masters weekend than at The Masters Restaurant! With all the Masters ambiance, great food and drinks, plus music that begins at 7pm with dancing starting at 8:30pm. Play Keno, too! We will have special dinner choices and a special area to congregate. So please email host, Jackie Bracken, at jacbrack@aol.com to let her know if you are planning to attend. 1775 Thirteen Mile Road (at the corner of Dequindre) Madison Heights, MI 48071 248-588-0915 www.themastersrestaurant.com
Starts at 5:30 PM..Location: The Masters Restaurant!. 1775 Thirteen Mile Road (at the corner of Dequindre), Madison Heights, MI. 48071 Web site is www.themastersrestaurant.com. 248-588-0915 .
Please let them know that you saw the notice in the Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter


Priems Yachting Society

FRI 2008-04-11
Priem’s Yachting Society Presents The 2008 Commodore’s Ball Please come join the flag officers and fellow members of "The Keepers of Motown Nautical Lore" Show Commodore Purcell the back door as we bring to a close his tenure and wring in the new Rear Commodore (by force) through the front door. Featuring entertainment by the ever popular FLYING CROWBARS 8 pm to 11 pm Dress: Traditional Nappy Cover $20 (Includes 3 hours of all the entertainment, beer and cylindrical products you can handle) Continue on at your own risk Future members welcome. "There are no Ex-Commodores. There are only Past Commodores. There are however, Ex-wives!" – Laura Kreger
Starts at 7:00 PM. Price is $20.Location: Harry's Bar & Grill. 2482 Clifford Street, Detroit, MI. Web site is http://www.harrysdetroit.com/location.html. .

Detroit Institute of Arts Friday Night Programs

FRI 2008-04-11
Fine Arts Fridays (Second Friday): Classical music, an “Insiders View” with DIA curators providing art insight, and drop-in workshops.
Starts at 7:00 PM..Location: Detroit Institute of Arts 5200 Woodward Avenue Detroit, MI 313.833.7900 More here

Bethany South

FRI 2008-04-11
General Meeting Dating presented by Pattee from Southeast Michigan Singles Contact Judy at 313-389-4730 or Linda at 734/934-9426. PLEASE BRING A NON-PERISHABLE FOOD ITEM FOR ST. PAT'S FOOD
Starts at 7:30 PM. Price is $3.Location: St. Patrick's Church (Doherty Hall). 140 Superior, Wyandotte, MI. Between 1st and 2nd.

Motor City Theater Organ Society

WE. 2008-04-11
Laurel and Hardy in Way Out West Organ Concert prior to movie.
Starts at 7:30 PM. Member Price is $4 and guest price is .Location: Redford Theatre. 17360 Lahser Rd, Detroit, MI. 48219 At Grand River Two blocks North of McNichols .

Folk Music & Dancing

FRI 2008-04-11
International Folk Dancing may be for you!
Admission is $7.00 per person; Singles and couples are welcome. No age limit.

> Light refreshments (non alcoholic) are available at no additional cost. Casual clothing and comfortable shoes are recommended. (Ladies, NO STILLETTO HEELS, Please!)
Starts at 8:30 PM. Price is $7.Location: St James Catholic Church. 200 Hazelhurst, Ferndale, MI. 48202. Woodward And Hazelhurst.

Ann Arbor Ski Club

WE. 2008-04-11
Perry Park Golf Trip - Winter may be here but it's never too soon to start thinking about - golf! Get a jump on warm weather and the 2008 golf season with the Ann Arbor Ski Club Spring Golf Trip. Once again, this popular trip will be returning to the rolling hills of Kentucky for two days of golf, spring weather, prizes and fun! The Trip Includes: • 2 Nights Lodging at the Perry Park Golf Resort (now 27 holes!) • 18 holes of golf with cart on Saturday and Sunday (replays available) • Games and Prizes • 2 Breakfasts • 1 Lunch • 2 Dinners • Pre-Party in Ann Arbor • Wine and Cheese Party at Perry Park $247 per person, double occupancy ($317 single). Registration deadline: March 7, 2008 Trip coordinator: Kirk Haverkamp, kirkh@glc.org, 734-474-1032. This trip is limited to a maximum of 42 people, so sign up early to reserve your spot. Mail your completed Application and Payment made out to the Ann Arbor Ski Club to: Kirk Haverkamp, 6940 Carpenter Rd., Ypsilanti, MI 48197. The Perry Park Golf Resort is in Perry Park Kentucky, southwest of Cincinnati, Ohio and about a five-hour drive from Ann Arbor. Check out their web site at www.perrypark.com.
Starts at 7:00 PM..Location: Perry Park. Perry Park, KY. Perry Park Golf Resort is in Perry Park Kentucky, southwest of Cincinnati, Ohio and about a five-hour drive from Ann Arbor. Check out their web site at www.perrypark.com. .

Metropolitan Single Professionals

Fri 2008-04-11
Single Mingle Top 40 DJ, Cash Bar, Hors d'oeuvres (8:00-9:00)Dressy Casual (No jeans or Tennis Shoes) Non-Smoking
From 8:00 pm to 1:00 am. Member Price is $5.00 and guest price is .Location: Club Venetion Banquet Center 29310 John R North of 12 mile. for directions only 248-399-6788

Stagecrafters

Fri 2008-04-11
Urinetown - The Musical See Thursday's Description.
Starts at 8:00 PM. Price is $16 and $18.Location: Stagecrafters at the Baldwin Theater 415 S Lafayette Ave Royal Oak, MI 48067 On the Main Stage For tickets Call 248-541-6430


" Like a fluttering sparrow or a darting swallow, an undeserved curse does not come to rest. "
Proverbs 26: 2

Sat. Apr. 12 Events

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Smackwater Block Grand Opening

SAT 2008-04-12
Smackwater Development Corporation announces a Grand Opening Celebration of the "Smackwater Block" including; The Vintage Fine Dining restaurant; Brewmasters Pub; Lexington Music Theatre; Gallery 7318 Home Furnishings; The Tasting Room Wine & Fondue Bar; Smackwater Jack's Gourmet Restaurant; Huron Avenue Gourmet Marketplace; Smackwater Jack's Next Door Deli; and Aroma's Coffeehouse & Bakery, all located on the Smackwater Block located in downtown Lexington.

EVENT ITINERARY:
3:00 pm - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in the Courtyard on the Smackwater Block in downtown Lexington.
3:30 pm - Champagne Reception held in The Vintage Fine Dining Restaurant and Brewmasters Pub.
5:00 pm - Lexington Music Theatre presents special guests; WPHM 's Radio Personality Paul Miller, Keynote Speakers; Congresswoman Candice Miller and State Representative John Espinoza.
This Grand Opening Event is dedicated to the re-birth of "Small Town America", in hopes that people will once again choose small town living!
FOR DINNER RESERVATIONS FOLLOWING THIS GRAND EVENT PLEASE CALL: 810-359-2791 Further event information is available from the contact points listed above.
From 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM..Location: Courtyard on the Smackwater Block in downtown Lexington. 7318 Huron Avenue, Lexington, MI. 48450 .
Please let them know that you saw the notice in the Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter


Bethany South

SAT 2008-04-12
Dinner & a Movie w/OLOW – Contact Al (734) 284-7595 or Linda (734/934-9426).
Starts at 5:30 PM..Location: Panera Bread . 13857 Eureka, Southgate, MI.

Amber House

SAT 2008-04-12
2nd Saturday Singles Dance With DJ DICK GERATHY - Includes: Snacks, Hors D'oeuvres and Various Refreshments - ( non alcoholic beer and wine, pop ) - Dressy Casual Top 40 DJ - Cash Bar
From 8:30 PM to 12:30 AM. Price is $10.Location: Amber House 7012 E 9 Mile Rd Warren, MI 586-754-3434 2 blocks west of Van Dyke

Moon-Dusters

SAT 2008-04-12
Ballroom Dancing to a live band singles, couples, All Welcom Dress Code: Ladies- Date Style clothes, Gentlemen- Jackets and ties. Mike Wolverton. .
Starts at 8:30 PM. Member Price is $5.00 and guest price is $6.00.Location: Livonia Civic Center. 15218 Farmington Rd., Livonia, MI. South of File Mile Road. contact Joe 248-955-5197.

Stagecrafters

Sat 2008-04-12
Urinetown - The Musical See Thursday's Description.
Starts at 8:00 PM. Price is $16 and $18.Location: Stagecrafters at the Baldwin Theater 415 S Lafayette Ave Royal Oak, MI 48067 On the Main Stage For tickets Call 248-541-6430

Chamber Music Society of Detroit

Sat 2008-04-12
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano  Debussy: 12 Preludes, Book 2 (complete)
Brahms: Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5
Starts at 8:00 PM. Price is $75.Location: Seligman Performing Arts Center. Detroit Country Day School. 22305 W. 13 Mile Road (at Lahsher) , Beverly Hills, MI 48025.


" Perfume and incense bring joy to the heart, and the pleasantness of one's friend springs from his earnest counsel. "
Proverbs 27: 9

Sun. Apr. 13 Events

Amber House

Sun 2008-04-13
Super Dance Sundays
Your Best Deal For The Money. Half An Hour Review Class of The Previous Sundays Lesson at 3:30 One Hour Lesson of Scheduled Dances at 4:00
(See flyer)
Starts at 3:30 PM. Price is $8.Location: Amber House 7012 E 9 Mile Rd Warren, MI 586-754-3434 2 blocks west of Van Dyke
Please let them know that you saw the notice in the Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter


Bethany South

SUN 2008-04-13
Dinner at the Red Horse Inn, Contact Craig for info, reservations and car-pooling. (734/782-3273).
Starts at 4:00 PM..Location: Red Horse Inn. 9811 Exeter, Carleton, MI.

Somerset Ski & Golf Club

SUN 2008-04-13
What else could be more fun on a Sunday afternoon, with a group of your friends, than heading out to the Cadieux Cafe and Feather Bowling? Costs includes feather bowling, lots of food and prizes. Cash bar and lots of fun. Everyone is welcome! Space is limited and fills up fast. The game is played with a disk-like object that resembles a fat Frisbee. You roll it down a grooved dirt lane that has a feather at each end. The team that gets their disk closet to the feather wins the points. The game is similar to Bocci Ball and the scoring is similar. Anyone can play, so gather up your friends. This is not a strenous game. Do not procrastinate or you will be put on a wait list.
From 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Member Price is $23.00 and guest price is $26.00.Location: Cadieux Cafe. 4300 Cadieux, Detroit, MI. Between Warren & Mack. Take I-94 to the Cadieux exit, go east (left). Go down approximately 1 mile or so on on the left hand side of the street. .

Bethany East

SUN 2008-04-13
This is a fun-loving, every-other-Sunday league. Subs may be needed. Contacts: Bob (586) 468-0223 or Larry (586) 778-2974. .
Starts at 6:30 PM..Location: Shore Lanes. MI. 13 Mile and Harper.

Other Events

SUN 2008-04-13
Detroit's hottest BLUES JAM Session. Music starts at 7 pm and goes till 10 pm. The dance floor is open and the music is FANTASTIC .
Starts at 7:00 PM..Location: Pier 500. 507 Biddle, Wyandotte, MI. 48192

GM Ski Club

SUN 2008-04-13
Meet at Anton's Island Grille for breakfast. Anton's is where life is about the THRILL O' THE GRILL. For a great breakfast and fun with friends, c'mon out and join us and be sure and bring a friend.
Starts at 10:00 AM..Location: Antons Island Grille , Northwest corner of Big Beaver (16 Mile Rd) and Dequindre

Stagecrafters

Sun 2008-04-13
Urinetown - The Musical See Thursday's Description.
Starts at 2:00 PM. Price is $16 and $18.Location: Stagecrafters at the Baldwin Theater 415 S Lafayette Ave Royal Oak, MI 48067 On the Main Stage For tickets Call 248-541-6430



Future Events

Sailing Singles Commodore's Ball

SAT 2008-04-19
Reminder that the absolute deadline to get your reservations in for the Sailing Singles Commodore’s Ball is Thursday, April 10th. No one can attend without a prior reservation. Cost is $60 for members and $65 for non-members. Checks should be made out to Sailing Singles and mailed to JoAnne Carlson, 1262 Ashover, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304. Include a contact phone number and entre preference (chicken or whitefish).
From 6:00 PM to 12:00 AM..Location: Grosse Pointe Yacht Club, 788 Lakeshore Drive, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI
Please let them know that you saw the notice in the Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter


Butterfly Ball

SAT 2008-04-19
Crawford-Armstrong Handicapped Association Butterfly Ball Black Tie Suggested Profits Support Fun Day in the Sun Picnic contact Mary 586-939-3393 Robert 248-549-6257, Suzana 248-585-1854 Pat 313-886-1834 .
Starts at 6:30 PM..Location: Detroit Yacht Club. One Riverbank Road Belle, Detroit, MI. 48207 Web site is http://www.dyc.com.

Classical and Jazz Music Event

SUN 2008-04-20
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Starts at 6:00 PM..Location: First Baptist Church 300 Willis Birmingham, MI one block north of Maple Road (15 Mile Road), between Old Woodward Avenue and Southfield Road in downtown Birmingham, at the corner of Willits and Bates Streets.

American Singles Golf Association-SE Michigan

FRI 2008-04-25
"manuscript" cost is $ 27.00, dinner not included. if interested we will be meeting at Rockies of Northville for dinner. must have check in hand no later than April 9th rsvp Reggie @ 248-459-2112 or reggiec@peoplepc.com make checks payable to asga with tipping point in memo line mail to: Reggie Czach 39472 Edgewater dr Northville MI. 48168-4317
Starts at 8:00 PM. Price is $27.00.Location: Tipping Point Theatre in downtown Northville. 361 e. Cady st. & Griswold, Northville, MI.

Palmer Woods Homes

SAT 2008-04-26
Straight Ahead Trio, three of Detroit's Grammy Nominated Jazz Divas (bassist Marion Hayden, pianist Alina Morr and Gayelynn McKinney on drums), will jazz it up at the Palmer Woods Dinner Dance at the Detroit Golf Club. We have added a special party for children in an adjoining room to encourage family attendence. For more information and to hear some music: http://www.myspace.com/straightaheaddetroit
Palmer Woods, known as a treasure of residential architecture and exquisite design in Detroit, will present a six-concert series of jazz, classical and world music in five magnificent Palmer Woods homes and the Detroit Golf Club. Internationally-recognized, legendary, Detroit-based musicians will perform to help preserve, protect and improve Detroit's Palmer Woods neighborhood, support the artists and enrich the cultural environment in our community.
Tickets are $25 per concert or $100 for the series of five home concerts, and $55 for the Dinner Dance Concert at the Detroit Golf Club (tickets for the supervised party for children at the Detroit Golf Club are $15). Tickets will be available for purchase online at palmerwoods.org or by calling 313-920-4864.
Historically one of the premier communities in Detroit, Palmer Woods is an enclave that nurtures families and friendships, values diversity, and protects the beauty of its homes, woods and natural habitat. The Palmer Woods Association (PWA) works diligently in our neighborhood to meet the challenges facing us as an urban community.
PWA presents this series of concerts, Music in Homes, to strengthen our neighborhood and Detroit's image, showcase Palmer Woods as a wonderful place to live and visit, and enrich the quality of life and cultural environment in our city. We hope you will join us!
Palmer Woods Concerts in Homes is produced by the Creative Arts Collective, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, with the support of Be Well Medical Center in Berkley, Mich., B&D Garden Design in Detroit, Grosse Pointe Collection in Grosse Pointe Woods, Goodwill Printing in Ferndale and WDET 109.1F. Tickets are available for purchase online at palmerwoods.org or by calling Ruth Stallworth at 313-892-3848.
Starts at 8:00 PM. Price is $55.Location: Detroit Golf Club . MI. .

Friends of Belle Isle

SAT 2008-04-26
Spring Clean Up Wear Gloves and boots other items will be supplied. For further information contact FOBI office 313-331-7760 .
From 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM..Location: Belle Isle Casino. MI. .

Toledo Ski Club

WK. 2008-04-26
Chairpersons: Trisha Fee-Mainhardt, Ginger Safford, Carolyn Cisowski, and Laura Laumann
Join your TSC Cruise Crew as we sail from Miami Florida on Carnival’s Triumph for 4 ports of call and 2 sea days. We’ll be stopping at San Juan, St Thomas, Grand Turk and Half Moon Cay in the Bahamas (private island).

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Start time not applicable..Location: Carribean Cruise. MI.
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Elk Fest

SAT 2008-05-03
Elkfest benefit for Muscular Dystrophy Association 8 live bands no cover charge donations accepted
From 12:00 PM to 1:00 AM. Price is Free Will Offering.Location: Mt.Clemens Elks 179 S. Main St Mt Clemens, MI

Inforum- A Professional Women's Alliance

FRI 2008-05-09
The U.S. health care system needs some fundamental fixes. What are they and what will it cost in $$$$$ and care depending on the different solutions proposed by presidential candidates.
This noted panel of health care experts will address the realities of the economics of providing quality care at an affordable price.
46th Annual Meeting The program will feature a panel of experts discussing the future of the United States health care system -- problems, fundamental fixes needed, and what the different solutions proposed by presidential candidates could cost in terms of dollars and quality of care. One model to be reviewed is actuarial insurance, which could impact everyone differently based on individual's health.
Cathy Tripp, Watson Wyatt Worldwide, National Leader of Consumerism, will discuss key findings in a recent survey on the costs and benefits of consumer-directed health care plans.
Nick Barr, Ph.D, Professor of Public Economics, London School of Economics, will discuss the premise that there is no perfect system of healthcare; the model of actuarial insurance and its unsuitability for many medical risks; and how it is no accident that the U.S. system is in a mess and indicates strategic solutions.
Nancy Schlichting, CEO Henry Ford Health System, will talk about the quality equation and how the actuarial insurance model impacts health care delivery.
Kate Kohn-Parrott, Group Director from Chrysler Corporation, will address the business perspective of what the actuarial insurance model does to the economics of running a business and paying salaries that people can actually live on.
This will be followed up with an open discussion about alternative health care models and what areas within the U.S. system could be improved.
Inforum's 2008-08 board of directors and officers also will be inducted at this annual meeting.
11:30 a.m. - Registration and VIP Reception
12 noon - Lunch
12:15 p.m. - Panel Discussion
To reserve Corporate Gratis tickets please call Kristen Linegar at 313.578.3227.
Event sponsored by
Lee Hecht Harrison
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Starts at 7:00 PM..Location: Troy Marriott . 200 W. Big Beaver Rd. , Troy, MI. 48084

Charity Event

SAT 2008-06-28
Fun Day in the Sun for handicapped people. Volunteers needed call 586-939-3993 .
From 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM..Location: Detroit Yacht Club. One Riverbank Road Belle Isle, Detroit, MI. 48207 Web site is http://www.dyc.com.



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