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The trumpeters and musicians joined in unison to give praise and thanks to the LORD. Accompanied by trumpets, cymbals and other instruments, the singers raised their voices in praise to the LORD and sang: He is good; his love endures forever. Then the temple of the LORD was filled with the cloud,
2 Chronicles 5:13

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2 Corinthians 4:15

MON. Nov. 20 Events

Acoustic Open Mic at the Coach
McCabe Music

MON 2017-11-20
Maggie McCabe PhotoAcoustic Open Mic at the Coach
Mon, January 2, 2017, 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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Blockbuster Film Series
Catholic Alumni Club

MON 2017-11-20

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
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You will be enriched in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God.
2 Corinthians 9:11


TUE. Nov. 21 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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Senior Ballroom Group Lesson
Senior Ballroom Dancers

TUE 2017-11-21

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.
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WED. Nov. 22 Events

Dev Happy Hour in Troy
Great Lakes Area .net Group

WED 2017-11-22
Dev Happy Hour in Troy
On the 4th Wednesday of every month, we meet for drinks / dinner at Granite City in Troy from 5 to 7 PM. Stop by for great food and great conversation!

Granite City
699 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084
5 PM - 7 PM

When you arrive, our party name is 'Dev Group'
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After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one's own relations.
Oscar Wilde

FRI. Nov. 24 Events

Shirl Hathaway Solo Art Exhibit of award-winning watercolors including realistic and abstract subjec
Arts & Craft Events

This event spans the period from 2017-11-01 to 2017-12-29
This exhibit of Hathaway's watercolors contains various subjects including her world travel renditions in addition to realistic and abstract subject matter. Shirl is a well-known artist and instructor in the tri-county area, receiving numerous awards, and has exhibited in Japan and Italy. Her work is published in many books and magazines as well as being featured on cable TV. Additional paintings may be viewed on her web at https://shirlhathawaywatercolors.com. Paintings may be purchased by contacting Shirl at 586-412-0806
Submitted by: Shirl Hathaway
From 10:00 AM to 5:00 AM. Price is Free .
Location: Shelby Community Center. Van Dyke northeast of 23 Mile, Shelby Twp. , MI . https://shirlhathawaywatercolors.com
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Swimming Upstream
Theater Event

This event spans the period from 2017-11-02 to 2017-12-23
Detroit Repertory Theatre. 13103 Woodrow Wilson St, Detroit, MI. 48238>
(313) 868-1347 for showtimes and tickets.
Location: Swimming Upstream. More information available at Detroit Repertory Theatre. 13103 Woodrow Wilson St, Detroit, MI. 48238>

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

FRI 2017-11-24
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 http://www.argentinetangodetroit.com
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Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.
Erma Bombeck

SAT. Nov. 25 Events

Turkey Dance-Away Exercise
Premier Dance Connection

SAT 2017-11-25
Everyone invited to dance off all those turkey calories! 5 hours of great dance music to our own "WW The Dancing DJ" .Play our fun new game-"wine for guessing the artist"! Enjoy the only singles dance venue with a rare wood floor, low cash bar prices. our famous "Snowball Icebreaker Mixer Dance" the finest FREE complete buffet dinner, and the friendliest singles group anywhere. 6:30=Doors open, 7-`12 Midnight=5 hours of social dance music, 7-7:30=Motown Revue, 8:30=Snowball Mixer, 8:45=Free Buffet Dinner. 10:00=Door Prizes
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 313 460 3270
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Ford Ballroom Dance Club Thanksgiving Event
Ford Ballroom Dance Club

SAT 2017-11-25
Ford Ballroom Dance Club Events are open to the public and everyone is welcome. Singles and couples are invited to join us in the Farmington Hills William M. Costick Activity Center. Enjoy the newly refinished 7000 sq. ft. huge wood floor, light snacks/soft drinks and recorded ballroom/Latin music from our wonderful DJ.
Submitted by: Jenny Remington
From 8:00 PM to 11:30 PM. Price is $15 .
Location: William Costick Activity Center of Farmington Hills. 28600 W Eleven Mile Rd., Farmington Hills, MI 48336, Farmington Hills , MI . 313 920 7374
More info here.

Traditional Contra and Square Dance
Oakland County Traditional Dance Society

SAT 2017-11-25
Dance off your holiday dinner and make new friends! Couples and singles welcome. No partners or experience needed -- all dances taught. Lessons for newer dancers 7:30-8pm, Wood floor. Music by the Golden Griffon Stringtet. Caller: Ed Vincent. Admission: $12. Members & students $10. Under 12, free. Bring a dessert/snack and get $1 off.
Submitted by: Meg Baker
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 info@octds.org
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When you wake up every morning, let thanksgiving be your first thought.
Lailah Gifty Akita

SUN. Nov. 26 Events

Breakfast Sunday: Jimmy's Coney Grille
GM Ski Club

SUN 2017-11-26
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 skiorsail@yahoo.com
COST: Your Breakfast tab
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Franklin Cider Mill
Catholic Alumni Club

SUN 2017-11-26
CIDER MILL & CITY WALK Sun, November 26, 1pm – 3pm Where Franklin Cider Mill, 7450 Franklin Rd., Bloomfield Hills map Calendar Catholic Alumni Club of Detroit Description "CITY WALK" & CIDER MILL IN FRANKLIN Let's see how the rich people live--are the colors on their trees more vibrant than those elsewhere? Do they rake their own leaves? Are their donuts more tasty than others? Inquiring minds want to know. Come find out! Meet at the Franklin Cider Mill, 7450 Franklin Rd., Bloomfield Hills. It's on the northwest corner of 14 Mile Rd. & Franklin Rd. www.franklincidermill.com Buy what you like and then get ready for some exercise. The walk will be on paved roads through a nearby neighborhood but there are a few hills and one long grassy area. Price: free except for what you buy! We can also discuss where to have dinner afterwards if there is interest. Please RSVP by the day-of, to: Mark LaPointe. MARK 810-499-4831 yesmarklapointe@gmail.com
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Holiday Walk & Lunch at Meadow Brook
Skiwi Ski Club

SUN 2017-11-26
Holiday Walk & Lunch at Meadow Brook Sun, November 26, 1:30pm – 5:30pm Meadow Brook

The golden age of the holidays is aglow at The Great Estate. Join us as we have lunch and tour the 110-room Tudor-revival style mansion filled with historic and holiday treasures. After the self-guided tour, follow the wintry path to the "Wonderland of Snow & Sweets" located on the grounds of Knole Cottage and Danny's cabin. Gift Shops premise with creative holiday gifts.

Date: November 26 1:30 is lunch, tour after LUNCH MENU
  • SALAD Shaved brussel sprout & herb slaw with cannellini beans, apple, almonds & pomegranate vinaigrette
  • ENTREE Beef tenderloin tip & root vegetable pot pie with au gratin potatoes
  • VEGETARIAN ALTERNATIVE Chef's Choice Vegetarian Pasta
  • DESSERT Basmati rice pudding with plumped dried cranberries, cinnamon dusting & holiday garnish

Cost is $33.00 includes tour, lunch and a gift. Limited number accepted so first pay, first in! CUT OFF for payment: November 17, 2017

Please make checks payable to Skiwi Ski Club. Email Juliemd03@yahoo.com if interested.

Meadow Brook Hall is located off of I-75 at exit 79, follow the signs. OR CHECK THE WEBSITE: meadowbrookhall.org/programs/holiday-walk Experience the magic of the holidays at Meadow Brook!
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Hike at Stony Creek
GM Ski Club

SUN 2017-11-26
Hike at Stony Creek Sun, November 26, 1pm – 5pm Calendar GM Ski Club Description Our final hike of 2017 will take place at Stony Creek Metro Park. We will meet at the West Branch Trail Head. It's the next driveway on the left beyond the golf course (go to the left around the lake after park entrance). After entering West Branch driveway, take the first right turn, then an immediate left. We will meet at the middle parking a lot (watch for a GM Ski Club sign). Leave around 1pm and return about 3pm. Restrooms nearby. There will be some hills. We will eat at Stony Creek Roadhouse around 3:30pm. Cost: Metropark entrance fee and your tab at restaurant. Contact: Bonnie at lthousebon@aol,com or 248 589-2251
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Christmas Concert
Twelfth Night Singers

SUN 2017-11-26
Holiday Concert by the Twelfth Night Singers a Capella voices in Renaissance attire. Free will offering.
Twelfth Night Singers

Starts at 3:00 PM..
Location: Zion Lutheran Church. Southwest corner of Albany and Woodward, Ferndale, MI. 2 blocks south of 9 Mile. .
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Warren Miller's 68th ski and snowboard film, Line of Descent, presented by Volkswagen.
Skiwi Ski Club

Reserve by 2017-09-01 for This event spans the period from 2017-12-01 to 2017-12-02
Line Of Descent Photo

Warren Miller film: Line of Descent


At the Royal Oak Music Theater

Dec. 1st, 8 PM
Dec. 2nd, 8 PM

This fall, join your ski tribe and see the lineage of mountain lifestyle continue in Warren Miller's 68th ski and snowboard film, Line of Descent, presented by Volkswagen. From BC to France, Montana to Colorado, California, Norway and New Zealand, new generations of skiers and riders are pushing their sport to new extremes, making their parents proud and setting the stage for future mountain explorers. Follow along behind-the-scenes at warrenmiller.com.

Ticket presale: Aug 28 - Sept 1 online
Discount code will be available at warrenmiller.com during presale.
Tickets go on sale nationally on Sept 12.

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Noel Night
Festivals and Community Events

SAT 2017-12-02

Noel Night

is a holiday-themed open house in Detroit's Midtown District that is free and open to the public. Each year, over 70 arts-based and educational organizations in Midtown open their doors for a night filled with holiday cheer and delightful festivities. The array of participating institutions provides an outstanding lineup of events for everyone, ranging from the Michigan Science Center to the Detroit Institute of Arts. Whether you're interested in horse-drawn carriage rides, live music and performance art, fun historical tours or family arts & crafts activities, Noel Night has something to put a merry smile on your face.f

The full schedule is here
. Price is Free.
Location: Midtown Detroit

Park City,Utah
Jim Dandy Ski Club

This event spans the period from 2017-12-03 to 2017-12-10
Meetings 1st Thursday, 7pm, North Rosedale Community House
Location: Park City,Utah. Meetings 1st Thursday, 7pm, North Rosedale Community House
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The 1940's Radio Hour
Grosse Pointe Theater

This event spans the period from 2017-12-03 to 2017-12-16
The Grosse Pointe War Memorial, 32 Lakeshore Dr. Grosse Pointe Farms, Mi.
315 Fisher Rd.Grosse Pointe MI 48230Tickets: (313) 881-4004(open Monday through Saturday 10:00am – 2:00pm)
Location: The Grosse Pointe War Memorial, 32 Lakeshore Dr. Grosse Pointe Farms, Mi.
Web Site

The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)
St. Dunstan's Theatre Guild of Cranbrook

This event spans the period from 2017-12-08 to 2017-12-17
St Dunstans Guild Theatre. 400 Lone Pine Ct, Bloomfield Hills, MI. 48304
Call (248) 645-1576 for showtimes and tickets.
Location: St Dunstans Guild Theatre. 400 Lone Pine Ct, Bloomfield Hills, MI. 48304

Christmas Dinner Dance
Sailing Singles

Reserve by 2017-12-06 for WED 2017-12-13
Sailing Singles Club is inviting you to join us for a full evening of holiday celebration including dinner and dancing to the music of the Mark James Band. Note to dancers -- there is a real wooden dance floor. Clawson Steak House is one of the last nightclubs in the Detroit area and we are presenting a whole evening of fun, surprise gifts , prizes, excellent food and holiday ambiance. We're offering a choice of four entrees - Chicken Monterey, Lake Superior Whitefish, Baby Back Spare Ribs or Vegetarian Angel Hair, including homemade baked bread, French onion soup, garden salad, Idaho baked potato, fresh vegetable, dessert, coffee and hot tea. (cash bar) Choose your entree and and mail your check (made out to Sailing Singles) to A. Enghardt, 35403 Cathedral Dr., Sterling Heights, MI 48312. Bring your dance shoes and wear your jazziest holiday attire for a great evening. We're going to have a great time. Limited to the first 50 guests responding. More details on www.sailingsinglesclub.com.
Submitted by: Ann Enghardt
Starts at 6:30 PM. Member Price is $25 and guest price is $28 .
Location: Clawson Steak House. 56 Rochester Rd., Clawson , MI . 48017 www.clawsonsteakhouse.com

Christmas with The King

SAT 2017-12-16
Christmas With The King
Starts at 6:30 PM. Price is $45.
Location: CLUB VENETIAN 29310 John R. Road. Madison Heights. Ml 48071

Happy New Year at Traverse City, Michigan.
MHL Organization

Reserve by 2017-12-01 for This event spans the period from 2017-12-30 to 2018-01-01
image Photo Traverse City New Years Eve Celebration and Special Getaway. We will receive over $62 in Casino incentives (based on play), buffet dinner, breakfast each morning, etc. Please contact Mary Ann Spisak at 586-530-6936 for more information.
Submitted by: Mary Ann Spisak

Starts at 8:00 AM. Member Price is Pricing start at on and guest price is Same as above. .
Location: Traverse City area hotel for two nights. , Traverse City , MI .

NYE Bash
Festivals and Community Events

SUN 2017-12-31
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Live Broadcast Event and Gala Party

The DSO and conductor Brent Havens invite you to Detroit's hottest New Year's party, featuring the music of Michael Jackson! From his early years with the Jackson 5 to his mega-hit album Thriller and beyond, Michael Jackson stormed the music industry with hit after hit. Countdown the end of 2017 while reliving each era of Michael Jackson's celebrated career, from ABC, I'll Be There and Got To Be There through Beat It, Thriller, Rock With You, The Way You Make Me Feel and many, many more.

go to dso.org/nye for tickets and more information

Broadcast and live streaming of the DSO New Year's Eve Concert was made possible by the Stanley and Judith Frankel Family Foundation.

Starts at 10:00 PM..
Location: Orchestra Hall. 3711 Woodward Ave. Detroit, Michigan 48201.

New Year's Day Champagne Brunch

MON 2018-01-01
New Year's Day Champagne Brunch Please join us Sunday, January 1, 2018

DBC Logo The Detroit Boat Club Crew continues to row and train year round from this grand old 1902 Boathouse on Belle Isle. As we enter our 178th year, come help us celebrate in the Detroit Boat Club tradition of a New Year's Day Champagne Toast. The event will be held at 3pm, (doors open at 2pm), in the second level atrium. Hot dogs, desert, and champagne will be provided. Guests are welcome!

A great way to kick off the New Year! The cost is $15.00 in advance or at the door for those over 21. No charge for those 20 and under. Help us reduce the lines at the door by sending your check payable to

Friends of Detroit Rowing to: Friends of Detroit Rowing 27551 Rackham Dr. Lathrup Village, MI 48076

RSVPs can be sent to dbccrew11@gmail.com Sponsored by: Friends of Detroit Rowing and the Belle Isle Medical Society ("the Doctors"). For more information: email: dbccrew11@gmail.com, or, call Denne Osgood at (586) 822-1045.


St. Petersburg Beach Get Away
MHL Organization

Reserve by 2017-12-01 for This event spans the period from 2018-01-21 to 2018-02-07
st pete beach Get out of Michigan cold weather and join us in sunny Florida. Hotel stay located right on the beautiful sandy beachs of St. Pete Beach, the Dolphin Beach Resort is the perfect destination for your winter getaway. If you somehow tire of the beach, you're just a short walk away from dining in fabulous restaurants and browsing unique shops. Voted Trip Advisor's No. 3 Beach in the U. S. In 2017, based on millions of reviews from travelers around the world: when you visit this magical expanse of sand, and you'll understand why. For details contact Mary Ann Spisak at 586-530-6936.
Submitted by: Mary Ann Spisak

Starts at 8:00 AM. Member Price is Please contact Ms. and guest price is Same as above. .
Location: Dolphin Beach Resort, . , St . Petersburg Beach , Florida .

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