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Volume: 15 Issue: 33 December 25, 2017
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Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel.
Isaiah 7:14

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But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to son ship.
Galatians 4:4-5

MON. Dec. 25 Events

Christmas Day

Regularly Scheduled events may not take place due to the holiday. Check with the sponsoring organization



Blockbuster Film Series
Catholic Alumni Club

MON 2017-12-25
BLOCKBUSTER FILM SERIES

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.

313-561-5933
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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Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord.
Luke 2:11

 

TUE. Dec. 26 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 2017-12-26

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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Tuesday Night Dance
Century Dancers

TUE 2017-12-26
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 apccsh1sbcglobal.net

Meeting
Community House Senior Women's Club

TUE 2017-12-26
The Community House Senior Women's Club offers Fellowship, Programs, and Activities. The Senior Women's Club welcomes all women over the age of 50. It's a great way to make new friends. Luncheon meetings are at 10:30am on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. Interesting programs precede each luncheon. Special interest groups: bridge, golf, singles, movies, books and more are available to members. Call Membership Vice President, Beckie Perry at 248.853.0166 or Ellen Ayers phone 248-66-7748.
Starts at 10:30 AM..
Location: Birmingham Community House. 380 South Bates Street, Birmingham, MI 48009 (248) 644-5832 web http://www.communityhouse.com/


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WED. Dec. 27 Events

Dev Happy Hour in Troy
Great Lakes Area .net Group

WED 2017-12-27
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!


Location:
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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East Side Latin Dance

WED 2017-12-27
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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The only real blind person at Christmas-time is he who has not Christmas in his heart.
Helen Keller

THU. Dec. 28 Events

Line dancinig
Encore (Kensington Community Church Singles)

THU 2017-12-28
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 rozrburns@aol.com
Starts at 6:30 PM. Price is $5.
Location: Kensington Troy Campus
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Fairlane Ballroom Weekly Dance
Fairlane Ballroom Dance Club

THU 2017-12-28
Ballroom Dance, Fox Trots, Waltz, Swing, all Latin, Polka, two mixers an evening. Dance to live bands on a hardwood dance floor. Sit at round tables of eight around the dance floor, so you may socialize as well as dance. Coffee, Tea, snacks served all evening. Dessert served at 9pm break time. Call Jean at 734-516-0500
Submitted by: Jean M. Orleans
Starts at 7:30pm . Member Price is $7.00 and guest price is $8.00 .
Location: Pvt. John Lyskawa V.F.W Hall. 6840 Waverly, Dearborn Heights , MI . 48127 734-516-0500 olgertsg@hotmail.com
Web Site

5 Star Dance
Five Star Connection

THU 2017-12-28
5 Star Dance contact: dkozlowski1951@att.net
Starts at 8:00 PM..
Location: River Crest, West Avon Road, Rochester Hills, MI, United States


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FRI. Dec. 29 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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Friday Night Latin and Tango Lessons Plus Milonga-Open Dance
Argentine Tango Club of Detroit

FRI 2017-12-29
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 http://www.argentinetangodetroit.com
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Maggie McCabe & Larry Everhart, Fenton, MI
McCabe Music

FRI 2017-12-29
Maggie McCabe PhotoMaggie McCabe & Larry Everhart, Fenton, MI

Friday, December 29
7:00pm – 10:00pm

Beale Street Smokehouse BBQ

:Joins us for Blues & BBQ!

2461 North Road, Fenton, MI, 48430

BBQ Phone (810) 750-0507, Beale St Website

Beale St BBQ on Facebook

Organizer: Maggie McCabeMaggie McCabe

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It is Christmas every time you let God love others through you--- yes, it is Christmas every time you smile at your brother and offer him your hand.
Mother Teresa

SAT. Dec. 30 Events

Singles Pre-New Years Eve Dinner Dance
Premier Dance Connection

SAT 2017-12-30
Bring in the new year of 2018 safely a day early! Celebrate on Saturday our great dinner dance wth 5 hours of great fun-filled dancing & socializing. Our DJ, "WW The Dancing DJ" will play all of your favorite dance tunes. We don't bother with just pasta but put out a free, complete buffet dinner. Meet new friends with our Snowball Mixer dance. 6:30-Doors open, cash bar 7-7:30=Motown Revue 8:30=Snowball mixer 8:45=Free buffet dinner 9:00=name game of songs for bottles of wine 10:00=Door prizes
Submitted by: Joy Manor
From 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM. Price is $17.00 .
Location: Chris Higgins. 28999, Joy Rd, Westland , MICH . 48185 7345250960
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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 .

Pre-New Year's Eve Contra and Square Dance
Oakland County Traditional Dance Society

SAT 2017-12-30
Our special dance is the evening before New Year's Eve. Enjoy some non-alcoholic bubbly to toast in the New Year, as we warm up in the cold winter. Couples and singles welcome. No partners or experience needed -- all dances taught. Lessons for newer dancers 7:30-8pm, Wood floor. Music by Big Fun and calls by Ed Vincent. Bring a dessert/snack and get $1 off.

Submitted by: First United Methodist Church of Troy
From 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Member Price is Admission: $12. Mem and guest price is .
Location: First United Methodist Church of Troy. 6363 Livernois, Troy , Michigan . 48098 248-288-6125 info@octds.org
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The joy of brightening other lives, bearing each others' burdens, easing other's loads and supplanting empty hearts and lives with generous gifts becomes for us the magic of Christmas.
W.C. Jones
My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that?
Bob Hope

SUN. Dec. 31 Events

New Years Eve
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Breakfast Sunday: Jimmy's Coney Grille
GM Ski Club

SUN 2017-12-31
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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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 Years Eve Celebration

SUN 2017-12-31
pallazo

New Years Celebration at the Sensational Palazzo Grande Banquet Center.

  • 7:30pm Hors D'oeuvres Arancini Italian Rice Balls, Deluxe Antipasto, Calamari, 8:30pm Italian Salad, Bow Tie Con Aglio E Olio,FILET MIGNON, Chicken Mamma Assunta, Italian Whipped Potatoes, Fresh Green Beans, Assorted Pastries
  • Premium Bar
  • Late Night Gourmet Pizza
  • Dancing
  • Midnight Champagne Toast
  • Eclipse Band, Top 40, Italian Music, Dancing throughout the Evening
  • Dinner served at your table deluxe
  • Tickets for bar drinks included
  • .Call Patty at 586-420-6070 for reservations
Submitted by: Tom Scott

From 7:30 PM to 1:00 AM. Member Price is $100 and guest price is $100 .
Location: Palazoo Grande. 54660 Van Dyke Ave., Shelby Twp. , MI . 48316 586-731-2100 www.thepalazzogrande.com



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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.


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Boyne Bash Weekend at Boyne Mountain,Michigan
Thunderbird Ski Club

This event spans the period from 2018-01-06 to 2018-01-08
Meetings: Branns Steakhouse, 39715 Six Mile Rd, Northville, Michigan
dbaggs@att.net
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Location: Boyne Bash Weekend at Boyne Mountain,Michigan. Meetings: Branns Steakhouse, 39715 Six Mile Rd, Northville, Michigan
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Slalom Race at Boyne Mountain
MACC Racing

SAT 2018-01-06

Lou Oles(810) 750-3479 ouoles@hotmail.com
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Location:
Web page

Nubs Nob, Michigan
Schussmeisters Ski Club of Flint

SUN 2018-01-07
Meetings: Mt Holly Ski Resort
schusmeister@comcast.net
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Location: Nubs Nob, Michigan. Meetings: Mt Holly Ski Resort

Bus trip to Boyne Mountain, Michigan
Grand Rapids Ski Club

SUN 2018-01-07
Meetings: 1st Friday see website for details
carlaanni@comcast.net
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Location: Bus trip to Boyne Mountain, Michigan. Meetings: 1st Friday see website for details

Giant Slalom Race at Boyne Mountain
MACC Racing

SUN 2018-01-07

Lou Oles(810) 750-3479 ouoles@hotmail.com
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Location:
Web page

Detroit Regional Yacht-racing Association

WED 2018-01-10

First Winter Sailing Seminar of 2018

Seminar from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Other seminars will be held on wednesdays at other Yacht Clubs.

No charge for the seminar. Restaurant and bar does not accept cash, credit or membership cards only.

Seminar
  • Transatlantic Voyage @ GPYC
  • Lake Invaders @ GPYC

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Location: Grosse Pointe Yacht Club. 788 Lakeshore Drive. Grosse Pointe Michigan. 48236. Phone: (313) 884-2500

Dauphin Island
Theater Event

This event spans the period from 2018-01-11 to 2018-03-18
Detroit Repertory Theatre. 13103 Woodrow Wilson St, Detroit, MI. 48238>
(313) 868-1347 for showtimes and tickets.
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Location: Dauphin Island. More information available at Detroit Repertory Theatre. 13103 Woodrow Wilson St, Detroit, MI. 48238>

Blue Mountain, Ontario,Canada
Jim Dandy Ski Club

This event spans the period from 2018-01-13 to 2018-01-16
Meetings 1st Thursday, 7pm, North Rosedale Community House
jimdandyskiclub@gmail.com
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Location: Blue Mountain, Ontario,Canada. Meetings 1st Thursday, 7pm, North Rosedale Community House
Web Site

Mammoth Moutain, California
Thunderbird Ski Club

This event spans the period from 2018-01-14 to 2018-01-21
Meetings: Branns Steakhouse, 39715 Six Mile Rd, Northville, Michigan
dbaggs@att.net
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Location: Mammoth Moutain, California. Meetings: Branns Steakhouse, 39715 Six Mile Rd, Northville, Michigan
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Snowmass,Colorado
Toledo Ski Club

This event spans the period from 2018-01-14 to 2018-01-21
Meetings: 3555 Briarfield, Maumee, Ohio
larryyunker@gmail.com
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Location: Snowmass,Colorado. Meetings: 3555 Briarfield, Maumee, Ohio
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Boyne Mountain, Michigan
Windsor Ski Club

This event spans the period from 2018-01-15 to 2018-01-17
Meetings: Lilly Kazillys Crab Shack, 9550 Riverside Dr. Windsor, Ontario
windsorskiandsnowboard@hotmail.com
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Location: Meetings: Lilly Kazillys Crab Shack, 9550 Riverside Dr. Windsor, Ontario

Ain't Misbehavin
Village Players of Birmingham

This event spans the period from 2018-01-19 to 2018-02-04
Village Playhouse. 34660 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, Mi. 48009-0924
Call (248) 644-9667 for showtimes and tickets.
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Location: Village Playhouse. 34660 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, Mi. 48009-0924

Into the Woods
Stagecrafters

This event spans the period from 2018-01-19 to 2018-02-11
Baldwin Theater. 150 S Lafayette, Royal Oak, Mi.
Call 248-123-4567 or www.baldwin.org for showtimes and tickets.
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Location: Baldwin Theater. 150 S Lafayette, Royal Oak, Mi.
More info

Shanty Creek, Michigan
Jug & Mug Ski Club of Lansing.MI

This event spans the period from 2018-01-20 to 2018-01-22
Meetings: 3rd Thursday, See website jugandmug.org
517-342-9955
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Location: Shanty Creek, Michigan . Meetings: 3rd Thursday, See website jugandmug.org
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Shanty Creek, Michigan
Schussmeisters Ski Club of Flint

This event spans the period from 2018-01-20 to 2018-01-22
Meetings: Mt Holly Ski Resort
schusmeister@comcast.net
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Location: Shanty Creek, Michigan . Meetings: Mt Holly Ski Resort

Slalom Race at Boyne Mountain
MACC Racing

SAT 2018-01-20

Lou Oles(810) 750-3479 ouoles@hotmail.com
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Location:
Web page

Shanty Creek, Michigan
Skiwi Ski Club

This event spans the period from 2018-01-20 to 2018-01-22
Meetings: 3rd Thursday, Crash Landing, 26620 Dequindre, Warren Mi 7pm
skiwiskiclub@gmail.com
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Location: Shanty Creek, Michigan .More information at Meetings: 3rd Thursday, Crash Landing, 26620 Dequindre, Warren Mi 7pm
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Revelstoke, Canada
Blue Water Ski Club

This event spans the period from 2018-01-21 to 2018-01-28
Meetings: 1st wednesday, Stokes Bar and Grill, Sarnia website bluewaterskiclub.com.
info@bluewaterskiclub.com
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Location: Revelstoke, Canada. Meetings: 1st wednesday, Stokes Bar and Grill, Sarnia website bluewaterskiclub.com.

Giant Slalom Race at Boyne Mountain
MACC Racing

SUN 2018-01-21

Lou Oles(810) 750-3479 ouoles@hotmail.com
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Location:
Web page

Peter and The Star Catcher
Grosse Pointe Theater

This event spans the period from 2018-01-21 to 2018-02-03
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)
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Location: The Grosse Pointe War Memorial, 32 Lakeshore Dr. Grosse Pointe Farms, Mi.
Web Site

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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