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Volume: 16 Issue: 8 July 2, 2018
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and My people, who are called by My Name, humble themselves, and pray and seek (crave, require as a necessity) My face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear [them] from heaven, and forgive their sin and heal their land.
2 Chronicles 7:14

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In whom we have boldness and access with confidence by the faith of Him.
Ephesians 3:12

MON. Jul. 2 Events

Acoustic Open Mic at the Coach
McCabe Music

MON 2018-07-02
Maggie McCabe PhotoAcoustic Open Mic at the Coach
6:30pm - 9:30pm

26685 Dequindre Madison Heights, MI 48071

Maggie McCabe

Come by our new acoustic open mic -- We'll be meeting the first and third Monday of the month.

This is a great neighborhood club with amazing food--- bring the family!

We have a theme each month - homework assignment will be posted on our Open Mic Website each month.

See you there!

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Ballroom Dance Variety Lessons
Argentine Tango Club of Detroit

MON 2018-07-02
Learn the elegant Ballroom Dance Styles with Suzy Brecht
Everything from Fox Trot to Cha Cha. The dances you will do for weddings, cruises and just social fun!! No partner needed.

7:00 Beginner

8:00 Intermediate-Advanced

Submitted by: Lori Burton-Kassin
Starts at 7:00 PM. Member Price is 10.00 and guest price is 12.00 .
Location: Argentine Tango Detroit. 7758 Auburn Rd., Utica , MI . 48317 586-254-0560
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Blockbuster Film Series
Catholic Alumni Club

MON 2018-07-02

Join our host for the Blockbuster film series at the Henry Ford Centennial Library 16301 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn, MI 48126 - on the south side of Michigan Ave. between the Southfield Freeway and Greenfield Rd. in Dearborn. There is no charge. Please RSVP on the Sunday before the movie so our host knows to look for you.

Submitted by: Ray Previ. via Google Calendar

Starts at 7:00pm..
Location: Henry Ford Centennial Library. 16301 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn, MI. 48126
Web Site:

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Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty [emancipation from bondage, true freedom].
2 Corinthians 3:17


TUE. Jul. 3 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 Jodi. Starts at 7:00 PM.

Location: Troy Community Center 3179 Livernois Troy, MI 248-524-3181
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book of the month club
Catholic Alumni Club

TUE 2018-07-03
Tuesday, July 3

Do you like to read? Have you missed out on the classic "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" by Ken Kessey (or do you want to read it again)? Locate a copy of the book by borrowing it from a library or purchasing it from Barnes & Noble or See Tuesday, July 31st entry for details regarding a group discussion on the book.JANICE 586-746-9286 OR TOM 248-547-5884
Organizer: Catholic Alumni Club of Detroit
Catholic Alumni Club of Detroit
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Tuesday Night Dance
Century Dancers

TUE 2018-07-03
SWING & SWAY DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY------Every Tuesday evening dance to the area's finest musicians! There are door prizes, cash bar, and a large lighted parking lot. Singles, Couples, Groups, all ages are welcome. Admission is only $7.00. Come join us to meet new friends and: DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY!
Starts at 7:30 PM . Member Price is Free and guest price is $7.00 .
Location: Century Banquet Center. 33204 Maple Lane, Sterling Heights , MI . 48312 586-264-7990

Senior Ballroom Group Lesson
Senior Ballroom Dancers

TUE 2018-07-03

Senior Ballroom Group Lesson

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2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Fred Astaire Dance Studio - Bloomfield Hills 2172 Franklin Rd, Bloomfield Hills, MI ()

Do you miss having somewhere fun to go dance? Well step back out on the dance floor and join us every Tuesday for a great afternoon filled with dancing and socializing. Hosted at Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, this group is designed for dancers over 50. All levels of dancers are welcome to attend. Just $8.00 per person to participate. We host a large Group Lesson from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. with General Dancing to follow from 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Each month the group will learn a different style of dance. Dance styles include, but not limited to Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Country 2-step and many more! Light refreshments included.

Stop by or call for more information, (248) 454-1715. Have a great day! Fred Astaire Dance Studio - (248)[masked] 2172 Franklin Rd., Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302 Tuesdays, 2:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
From 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM..

Beginner Line Dance Lessons
Dance In Sync

TUE 2018-07-03
Beginner Line Dance Lessons. First-timers welcome. Fun group! No RSVP needed.
Submitted by: Doug Mazzola
Starts at 6:30 PM. Price is $7 .
Location: Danny J's Brick Tavern. 7759 Auburn Rd, Utica , MI . 48317
Their Web

Intermediate High-Energy Line Dancing
Dance In Sync

TUE 2018-07-03
Intermediate Line Dance Lessons. No RSVP needed. Experienced line dancers welcome!
Submitted by: Doug Mazzola
Starts at 7:30 PM. Price is $7 .
Location: Danny J's Brick Tavern. 7759 Auburn Rd, Utica , MI . 48317
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WED. Jul. 4 Events

Independence Day

Events regularly scheduled may not take place on the Holiday. Contact the sponsoring organization for any updates.

Clawson Parade 9:00AM

Huntington Woods Parade 10:00 AM

East Side Latin Dance

WED 2018-07-04
East Side Latin Dance Meetup This Meetup is for people who love Latin dance and would like to begin or improve their skill level on the Eastside of Detroit / Grosse Pointe area. Through Master instruction you will gain knowledge, friendship and above all joy. Our studio is Set inside the new Mac Complex. Class cost is $10.00 per class. We meet every Wednesday 7:00 p.m Salsa followed by 8:00 pm Bachata.
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Weekly Meeting
Royal Oak Computer Club

WED 2018-07-04
WED 2012-01-11 Presentation followed by a question and answer session. Feel free to bring your laptop.
Starts at 12:30 PM. Price is $1.
Location: Leo Mahany/Harold Meininger. 3500 Marais, Royal Oak, MI. (248)246-3900 North of 13 Mile Rd.

West Coast Wednesday
Dance Fanatics

WED 2018-07-04
West Coast Wednesday by Dance Fanatics!
Come join Tim Johnson & Becky Larson for a fun filled night of West Coast Swing lessons followed by a great West Coast Swing Party by Tim 'DJ TJ' Johnson!
- 7:00 PM Beginning West Coast Swing w/ Tim
- 7:45 PM Intermediate West Coast Swing w/ Becky & Tim
- 8:30 PM to 11:30 PM(ish) Dance!
Dance Fanatics - 586.446.8888
$10 Beginner Lesson & Dance; $10 Intermediate Lesson & Dance;
$12 both lessons & dance; $6 Dance Only
Submitted by: Becky Larson
Starts at 7:00pm . Price is .
Location: The Venue. 18 West Huron St, Suite 301, Pontiac, MI

Monthly Meeting
Ski Cruisers Sk Club

WED 2018-07-04
Monthly Meeting

We're a friendly group that enjoys spending time together and are always interested in trying new things. Our monthly meetings allow us to socialize as well as plan future activities.

Some of our activities include downhill and cross country skiing, camping and canoeing, featherbowling, theatre and concerts, golfing, baseball, cards and more.Our club is a fun way to meet new people and make new friends.

Location: Shield's. 1476 W Maple Rd, Troy, MI 48084..(248) 637-3131 First Wed. of Month, 7 PM
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Without God there is no virtue because there is no prompting of the conscience,-without God democracy will not and cannot long endure.
Ronald Reagan

THU. Jul. 5 Events

sterling heights music in the park
GM Ski Club

THU 2018-07-05
Sterling Heights Music In The Park Thursday, July 5 Dodge Park 40620 Utica Rd, Sterling Heights, MI 48313, USA Description:Air Margaritaville - Jummy Buffet Music Time: Gathering at 6:30. Look for the Pop-Up Awning with GM Ski Club Banner Contact: Darrell Ahlberg Organizer: GM Ski Club GM Ski Club
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Livonia Ski Club Monthly Meeting
Livonia Ski Club

THU 2018-07-05

Livonia Ski Club Monthly Meeting

Our ski club enjoys ski trips in the winter and in the off season golf,kayaking, picnicking, Tiger games, cider mills and corn mazes. Wherever we ski we include downhill and cross country, as well as snow boarding.

In addition to Western or Canadian ski trips we have annual trips to Searchmont on a bus and a family trip weekend at Caberfae and a 5-day weekday trip to Boyne.

See us on Facebook: Ski Club

Activities: Downhill Skiing - recreational, Cross-country touring, Snowboarding, Other.

Starts at 8:00 PM..
Location: Subu's Leather Bottle.Farmington Road south of 8 Mile,Livonia Michigan

Latin Dance Class with Marcel
J'dore danse

THU 2018-07-05
Marcel is teaching Intermediate Salsa , Bachata, Rumba, Cha-Cha, & Casino de Rueda---also West Coast Swing, Night Club 2-Step & Detroit Ballroom upon request. The dance being taught at the next lesson will be discussed and decided the previous week. Come and spend a few hours with us, laughing, having fun and learning the smooth sexy style of Marcel.
Submitted by: Debra Rinna
Starts at 19:30 . Member Price is $12 for men/ Speci and guest price is .
Location: American Legion Hall. 32775 Grand River Ave., Farmington Hills , MI . 48336

Line dancinig
Encore (Kensington Community Church Singles)

THU 2018-07-05
Singles Line Dance Lessons with Connie -Come and learn line and other dances in a warm, friendly, Christian environment at the Kensington Troy Campus in room 304 (our dance studio) NEW salsa steps added!!! Open to singles of all ages, no previous experience is necessary and partners are not needed. Each week we will learn a new dance and review some of the previous week's dances. Wear comfortable shoes, like tennis shoes. Cost is $5 each week. No need to RSVP, just show up. Drop-ins welcome. Questions - Contact Roz at
Starts at 6:30 PM. Price is $5.
Location: Kensington Troy Campus

5 Star Dance
Five Star Connection

THU 2018-07-05
5 Star Dance contact:
Starts at 8:00 PM..
Location: River Crest, West Avon Road, Rochester Hills, MI, United States

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FRI. Jul. 6 Events

Annual Michigan Water Color Society Exhibit
Art Show

Reserve by 0000-00-00 for This event spans the period from 2018-06-01 to 2018-09-30
This is an annual judged and juried exhibit of artists working in watercolor throughout Michigan. Various styles and subject matter are displayed. Catalogs of exhibiting members are available for purchase for a small fee. A travel show will be selected from award winners and other works that will travel throughout Michigan and end up in Port Huron. A schedule can be found on their web site at
Submitted by: Shirl Hathaway
. Price is Free .
Location: The Saginaw Art Museum. 104 E. Gennessee Rd., Saginaw , MI .
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Maggie McCabe Solo, Bluewater Sandfest
McCabe Music

FRI 2018-07-06
Maggie McCabe PhotoMaggie McCabe Solo, BlueWater Sandfest, Port Huron, MI Friday, July 6 4:15 – 5:00pm 2802 Omar Street, Port Huron, Michigan 48060 Description:Join us at this wonderful community festival! Tickets are just $5.00 per person, kids 4 & under are free. Event Activities: Master Sand Sculpting Contest, Pro-Am (State Championships) Contest, Amateur Contest, Live Music, Sand Sculpting Demonstrations and Lessons, Quick Sand´┐Ż, Vendor Village and much more---. 2802 Omar Street, Port Huron, Michigan 48060 -BlueWater Sand Festival Website See our event page on facebook

Friday Night Latin and Tango Lessons Plus Milonga-Open Dance
Argentine Tango Club of Detroit

FRI 2018-07-06
Friday Night Latin and Tango Lessons Plus Milonga-Open Dance

Learn the romantic Argentine Tango with the USA 2016 Tango Champions, and Latin specialist-Fun, Easy and welcoming atmosphere

  • 7:00 Club Style Latin 8:00 Salsa II w/Yelena Murray
  • 8:00 Argentine Tango I w/Daniel y Amanda
  • 9:00 Milonga-Open Dance
  • DJs Various
  • Submitted by: Lori Burton-Kassin
Starts at 7:00 PM. Member Price is 10.00 and guest price is 12.00 . Location: Argentine Tango Detroit. 7758 Auburn Rd., Utica , MI . 48317 586-254-0560
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shambles at cherry creek
Somerset Social, Ski & Golf Club

FRI 2018-07-06
Friday, July 6
Cherry Creek Golf Club
52000 Cherry Creek Dr, Shelby Charter Township, MI 48316, USA
GO TO Golfer's Page

Somerset Social, Ski & Golf Club
Invites you and your friends to play


FRIDAY, JULY 6, 2018

Includes: 18 Holesw/cart, range balls, & dinner
Cherry Creek Golf Club

52000 Cherry Creek Drive
Shelby Charter Township, Mi
(586) 254-7700

Tee Time 10:00 A.M.

Please arrive by 9:00 A.M.

Members &Non-Members $75.00

Please respond no later than June 21, 2018.

More Information go to

Organizer: Somerset Social, Ski & Golf Club of Events
Somerset Social, Ski & Golf Club Calendar of Events
Creator: Created by: jimpoem@gmail.comCreated by:
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Monthly First Friday Folkdance
Hamtramck First Friday Folk Dance

FRI 2018-07-06
Monthly First Friday Folkdance
8:30 PM to 11:30 PM
There is parking in the lot just North of the building. We'll be upstairs in the dance hall. Take the blue door on the right, and you'll see the stairs and hear the music.
A new opportunity to get familiar with dances from everywhere! All dances will be taught on the spot.
The fee is $7 to cover expenses. There will be snacks and juices.
For a list of dances we have done at past First Fridays, see
(We are still working on finding links to dance steps and videos.)
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Location: PLAV Post 10. 11824 Joseph Campau (about 1/2 mile north of Caniff), Hamtramck, MI

Post July 4th Holiday Dance
Premier Dance Connection

FRI 2018-07-06
Everyone invited, marrieds, couples, & singles to the friendliest dance in the area. The only dance where you can listen to over 5 hours of great socializing and dancing music to "WW The Dancing DJ". Our Snowball Mixer Dance gets everybody up on the dance floor. We teach our famous "The River Waltz" @ 9pm. 6:30=doors open 7-12 Midnight = 5 hours of dance music with your requests, 8:00=Delicious home cooked food served, 8:30=Snowball Mixer, 9:00=River Waltz, 10:00=8 door prizes your choice of California wine or Giradelli Chocolates.
Submitted by: Wayne Worosz
From 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM. Price is $17.00 .
Location: Joy Manor. 28999 Joy Rd., westland , MI . 48185 734 525 0960
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America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.
Harry S Truman

I believe our flag is more than just cloth and ink. It is a universally recognized symbol that stands for liberty, and freedom. It is the history of our nation, and it's marked by the blood of those who died defending it.
John Thune

SUN. Jul. 8 Events

Catholic Alumni Club

SUN 2018-07-08
SOFTBALL Sunday, July 8 4:00 – 6:30pm Bedford Woods Park Southfield, MI 48076, USA Description:SOFTBALL IN SOUTHFIELD Our group is co-ed and non-competitive. The games are "pickup," meaning open to whoever drops by, with the rosters and captains changing every week depending on who shows and players' abilities. Practice and play are also "drop-in," meaning you can arrive and depart when you want to. We begin each week with "batting practice" at 4:00 PM. Game time is set for 5:00 PM. We play until 6:30 - 7:00 PM and then head to a restaurant. The location is Bedford Woods, behind the Big Boy's on Southfield Road. From the intersection of 12 Mile Rd. & Southfield Rd., go one block to the east, turn left (north) on Lathrup Blvd., drive two blocks and turn into the park. Here is a link to a map:,+Southfie ld, +MI+48076/@42. 5065111, -83. 2196633 See the posted documents at for more information, rules, games, important legal disclaimers, etc. Also, you can continue to watch SPARKS for the monthly schedule or contact us to get on a dedicated e-mail list. Call or write to Mark LaPointe. MARK 810-499-4831 Organizer: Catholic Alumni Club of Detroit Catholic Alumni Club of Detroit
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Breakfast Sunday: Jimmy's Coney Grille
GM Ski Club

SUN 2018-07-08
Breakfast Sunday: Jimmy's Coney Grille
Sunday, Oct 15, 2017
Weekly on Sunday, 52 times

37246 Dequindre Rd, Sterling Heights, MI 48310

GM Ski Club

Join the GM Ski Club and friends for a great breakfast any Sunday. If you're new, its a great way to meet some of the folks. Everyone Welcome. Just show up, and we'll make room for you. No RSVP needed.

TIME: 10:00
CONTACT: Les Skrzycki
COST: Your Breakfast tab
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Selected Future Events:

Note:only events that require advance notice or a great deal of planning are listed here. Listing all of the future events would require a great amount of space in this newsletter. Look for next weeks events in the next issue. To see all future events click here

Polish Festival
Festivals and Community Events

This event spans the period from 2018-07-13 to 2018-07-15
Location: Polish American Century Club Grounds. 14 Mile and Hoover
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DSO at Ford House

Join the Detroit Symphony Orchestra for two evenings of music in the magical setting of the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House, July 13 and 14!

Enjoy beautiful music in the elegant lakeside setting of Edsel & Eleanor Ford House, capped off with a dazzling fireworks display.

Tickets are on sale now at Save 20% when you buy in advance. Prices go up July 3!

General Admission
Adult – $20 • Youth (5-12 years) – $12
Includes concert admission and lawn seating
Parking – $5 in advance
Purchase tickets and parking here.

Preferred Seating
Includes reserved parking, reserved seating and a shuttle to the concert area.
Get your preferred tickets here.

Please note that due to construction at Ford House, there are some changes to parking. For directions and more information about the event, please click here.

VIP Package
Includes gourmet picnic dinner, access to the house, reserved seating, and valet parking.
Please note, our VIP experience has sold out.

More details: Grounds open at 6 p.m., the concert starts at 8 p.m., and fireworks are at 9:30 p.m. Picnics are allowed, however, due to state laws, alcoholic beverages may not be brought onto the grounds. Bags will be subject to searches. Folding chairs and blankets are welcome. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Thank you to our sponsors!
Fireworks are made possible by the Cotton Family.
Other sponsors include: Beaumont, Fifth Third Bank, St. John Providence/Ascension Health, Ford Motor Company Fund, George R. and Elise M. Fink Foundation, Comerica Bank, Crest Automotive Group, and Grosse Pointe Magazine.

BYC Mackinack Race Starts July 14, 2018

Second Saturday Salsa
Various Dances

SAT 2018-07-14

Join us for the Second Saturday Salsa Social

8 PM Dinner prepared with love by Elaine herself.

9 PM Dance lesson with World Salsa Champion Elaine Marrero.

No partner is necessary as we rotate partners throughout the lesson so you will already know a LOT of people by the time the dancing begins.

10 PM to 2 AM General Dancing to Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia and Cha Cha Cha to the music of the fabulous DJ Cisco.

No reservations are necessary.

Table reservations at no cost

All inclusive for only $10.00 per person.
Location: Troy Dance Studio. 4963 Rochester Road. Troy, Michigan

Contra and Square Dance
Oakland County Traditional Dance Society

SAT 2018-07-28
Have fun and make new friends. Oakland Traditional Dance Society presents its monthly traditional contra & square dance. Singles and couples welcome. No experience needed -- all dances taught. Drake Meadow calls to music by the Golden Griffon Stringtet. Beginner Lessons: 7:30pm. Dance starts 8pm. Wood floor and air conditioned. Cost: $12, Students $10. Under 12, free.Bring a dessert/snack and get $1 off.

Submitted by: First United Methodist Church of Troy
From 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Price is .
Location: First United Methodist Church of Troy. 6363 Livernois, Troy , Michigan . 48098 248-288-6125
Their web site here

Pigeon Forge and Smokey Mountains Show Trip
MHL Organization

Reserve by 2018-07-07 for mul 2018-10-01
. Join Mary Ann and MHL on this wonderful trip to the Smokie Mountains. There will be five nights lodging, three nights in the Smokies and one night each way. We will see three dinner shows: the Soul of Motown, Americas Hit Parade, and the Hatfield-McCoy Show, one evening show Smoky Mountain Opry, one morning show the Magic Beyond Belief Show. We will have five breakfasts and three dinners. Please call Maryann with MHL, 586-530-6936, to get more information and details The price is only $606 for double occupancy. Deadline is July 25 so please respond as soon as possible because seats are going fast.
Submitted by: Mary Ann Spisak
Starts at 8:00 AM. Member Price is $606 and guest price is Same .
Location: Pigeon Forge and Smokey Mountainsk

MHL presents: St. Petersburg Beach in sunny Florida for a wonderful winter getaway.
MHL Organization

Reserve by 2018-10-01 for This event spans the period from 2019-01-27 to 2019-02-14
Join MHL and get out of town in the winter January 2019, let's go to sunny Florida. The hotel is located right on the beautiful sandy beaches of St. Pete Beach. The Dolphin beach resort is a perfect destination for your winter getaway. There's so much to do in that area with a Publix shopping across the street, there's CVS, a Dollar Store, a short walk to fabulous restaurants, and do I have to remind you that you're right on the gulf of Mexico with a beach view, with a beach bar, live entertainment, trolley pick up in front of the hotel, etc., etc., etc. Really too many amenities to mention. Contact Mary Ann with MHL at 586-530-6936 for more details and more information.
Submitted by: Mary Ann Spisak
Starts at 8:00 AM. Member Price is Call and guest price is Call .
Location: . St. Petersburg Beach in sunny Florida for a wonderful winter getaway..

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