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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"
Volume: 10 Issue: 33 December 31, 2012
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" To you, O LORD, I lift up my soul;"
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Successfully Single Exotic Thailand Escape - Nov. 15 - 27, 2012 organized by Janet Blair see the slide show with music. here

Get a Buddy, No Matter How Old You Are!

Many more people are living alone nowadays so we started this campaign some time ago but it needs a re-visit, especially this time of year. The link is here

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Susan Tabar Susan Tabar is still struggling with her health and needs our prayers. Please visit her blog at http://susantabarsbabbleon.com/

Local Art Shows

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" Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each new year find you a better man."
Benjamin Franklin

MON. Dec. 31 Events

All scheduled events might not take place. Check with the sponsoring organization icon New Year's Eve


New Years Eve Party
Kensington Elevate (40+ Singles) Clinton Twp.

MON 2012-12-31
Join us for our fabulous New Years Eve Celebration which includes great food, awesome entertainment and wonderful friends!

7:00 PM - Doors Open
9:00 PM - Dinner
After Dinner - Desserts, DJ Entertainment and dancing
Midnight - Champagne Toast
2:00 AM - Evening concludes
586-286-4700
. Price is $70 per person. Location: Fern Hill Country Club. 17600 Clinton River Rd, Clinton Township, Michigan.
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New Years Eve PArty at The Joy Manor in Westland

MON 2012-12-31
New Year Eve with ten piece band, Dr. Pocket and 60's Girls Group The WhatAbouts. Call Craig 586-924-6866 or Kelly 734-377-1745
Submitted by: Kelly
From 7:00 to 12:30 AM . Member Price is 60.00 per person and guest price is . Location: Joy Manor Banquet Hall. 28999 Joy Rd, Westland , MI . 734-525-0960 walkerkelica@wowway.com
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Weekly Dance
Monday Night Dancers

MON 2012-12-31
Singles and Couples Dance Lessons 6:30, Dance Party 7:30-10:30. No dance partner needed. Lessons $5, Dance Party $6. Snacks included. Big Band, Latin, Swing, Foxtrot, Waltz, Polka. Contact 313-295-1134
Starts at 7:30 PM. Price is $7. Location: Father Patrick O'Kelley K of C. 23663 Park St., Dearborn, MI.
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New Years Eve Bash
Successfully Single Social Club

Reserve by 2012-12-30 for MON 2012-12-31
Ring in the 2013 New Year with us on at the elegant San Marino Club from 8 pm -- 1 am. Featuring San Marino's Signature Pasta Bar, Tossed Salad, Rolls, Delectable Sweet Table, Count Down to 2013 with Live Simulcast of the Ball Drop at NY Times Square, After Midnight Pizza Buffet, Hats, Horns, Noisemakers, & Dancing throughout the Evening. $40 $50 at the door. Cash Bar. Reservations required at www.successfullysingle.org or 248-289-6406. Everyone welcome - singles, couples & our married friends!
From 8:00 PM to 1:00 AM. Member Price is $40 $50 at door and guest price is $40 $50 at door . Location: San Marino Club. 1685 E Big Beaver, Troy, MI. (just west of John R on the north side of Big Beaver).
Get a Map/Print Submitted by: Janet Blair This organization has a page on the PJSN blog which is here Their Web Site

New Year's Eve Party
Somerset Singles Social, Ski & Golf Club

Reserve by 2012-12-10 for MON 2012-12-31
For further info go to www.sssgc.net Specil Hotel Packages at the Baymont Inn and Suites $249.00 Includes room,2 tickets, breakfast in the morning. Contact: Bobbie 586-781-4056
Starts at 8:00 PM. Price is $62.00. Location: De Carlo's Banquet & Convention Center. 6015 E. Ten Mile Road, Warren MI, MI. 48092 586-759-6500 Ten Mile and Mound Road Live Entertainment "The Reflections" Continuous music with our DJ. Dressy Holiday Attire.Come and bring in the New Year with friends.
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New Years Eve Party
Ann Arbor Ski Club

Reserve by 2012-12-19 for MON 2012-12-31
Late New Years Eve Party Saturday, January 19, 2013, 7pm -- 12am Dexter Knights of Columbus 8265 Dexter-Chelsea Rd. Join us for a formal attire evening. Appetizers, desserts and live music. Open bar for beer & wine. Cash bar for liquor. We'll have a champagne toast at midnight. Hats and horns. Just a fun evening. Cost is only $35.00 members, $40.00 non members. Let's bring this event back---Hope to see you there. Must sign up by December 19, 2012--- please contact Linda Hahn at linda2500@att.net.
Submitted by: Google Calendar
From 9:00am to 10:00am.. Location: Dexter Knights of Columbus. 8265 Dexter-Chelsea, Dexter, Mi.
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Successfully Single NYE Bash
GM Ski Club

MON 2012-12-31
Featuring San Marino's Signature Pasta Bar, Tossed Salad, Rolls, Delectable Sweet Table, Count Down to 2013 with Live Simulcast of the Ball Drop at NY Times Square, After Midnight Pizza Buffet. Hats, Horns, Noisemakers, & Dancing throughout the Evening. $40 in advance; $50 at the door. Cash Bar. Reservations required at www.successfullysingle.org or by calling 248-289-6406. Everyone welcome - singles, couples & our married friends!
Submitted by: Darrel Ahlberg via Google Calendar
.. Location: San Marino Club. 1685 East Big Beaver Road, Troy, MI.
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" All your robes are fragrant with myrrh and aloesand cassia; from palaces adorned with ivory the music of the strings makes you glad."
Psalm 45:8

 

TUE. Jan. 1 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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New Year's Day Champagne Toast at the Boat Club

TUE 2013-01-01

New Year's Day Champagne Toast at the Boat Club

Please join us Tuesday, January 1, 2013

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 174th 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.


. Price is $15. Location: Detroit Boat Club. Riverbank Way and Picnic Way, Belle Isle, Detroit, Mi.
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New Year's Day Open House

TUE 2013-01-01

Submitted by: Judi Crawford
From 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM . Price is 0 . Location: judi's home. 3620 Burwood Lane, Highland , MI . 48357 248-872-8140 judicraw@yahoo.com
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S.O.A.R. (Singles Outreach and Renewal) Meetup
S.O.A.R. (Singles Outreach and Renewal)

TUE 2013-01-01
Food & Fellowship. Join us at this is Panera Cares location'a non-profit community cafe that accepts payments in the form of donations. Each item on the menu is listed with a suggested donation amount. Panera Cares has patio seating, free WiFi and a diverse menu.
Submitted by: Lynn
Starts at 6:00 PM . Price is free . Location: Panera Bread. 22208 Michigan Ave, Dearborn , MI . 313-271-3301
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Maggie McCabe & ?, Time Out bar - Waterford
McCabe Music

TUE 2013-01-01
Every week Maggie will perform with a special guest---. This is a great neighborhood bar with great burgers. See you there! 1003 S Cass Lake Rd, Waterford, MI 48328 - Time-Out Phone 248-683-8463 Time Out on Facebook
Submitted by: Maggie McCabe Via Google Calendar
From 8:00pm to 11:55pm.. Location: Time Out Lounge, Waterford, mi
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WED. Jan. 2 Events

Twirl & Spin with Lynn
Music, Folk Music & Dancing

WED 2013-01-02
Calling all dancers to come and join in on the fun -- Learn to Line Dance to all types of music. There is something for everyone. You will learn line dance basic to advanced steps. Great to meet and make new friends while getting great exercise. Come early and stay late. Beginner Plus Line Dance-6:30 to 7:30 pm Easy Intermediate Line Dance-7:30 to 8:30 pm Submittted by Lynn Reiss Spring Session -- (beginning APRIL 11, 2012)Beginner Plus Line Dance
.. Location: Warren Woods Adult Education. 12900 Frazho, Warren, MI. (586) 439-4408 www.warrenwoods.misd.net
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Wednesday evening dance and social gathering
Various Dances

WED 2013-01-02
Our Wednesday dance and social activities welcome senior singles and couples. It has been serving the senior population of Rochester and surrounding areas for 15 years and most recently used the ballroom facilities of the Rochester Elks until That organization sold its building. We utilize a four piece orchestra, playing music of the 30's 40's and 50's and provide refreshments during the mid break. A small fee is assessed at the door.
Submitted by: Charlie Eckhout
Starts at 6:30 . Price is $7.00 per person . Location: Rochester Eagles. 650 Woodward Street, Rochester , MI . 586 463 3980
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Eat Out at Mr. Paul's Chop House
Bethany East

WED 2013-01-02
Join other singles for good food and good conversation. Everyone is welcome. Contact: Kevin (586) 777-0530
Starts at 6:30 PM. Price is cost on your own. Location: Mr. Paul's Chop House. 29850 Groesbeck, Roseville, MI. (586) 777-7770 North of 12 Mile Rd.
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Submitted by Connie Rousin This organization has a page on the PJSN blog which is here
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Tri County Business Exchange

Movie Club
Ann Arbor Ski Club

WED 2013-01-02
Movie Club, We'll meet at 5:30pm at Red Robin 3797 Carpenter Rd for their Happy Hour & head over to Rave Theatre 4100 Carpenter Rd for the $5 movie night. Nancy Noll is the hostess for this event nancyL734@gmail.com or 734-972-0804.
Submitted by: Google Calendar
From 5:30pm to 9:30pm.. Location: Red Robin. 3797 Carpenter,Ann Arbor, Mi.
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Ski Cruisers Meeting
Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council

WED 2013-01-02

Ski Cruisers

SE Michigan

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.

Activities: Downhill Skiing - recreational Cross-country touring
Dues: New: $20/yr. Renewal: $15/yr.
Membership: 35
Contact: (586) 992-3864 skicruisers@gmail.com http://home.comcast.net/~skicruiser/site/
Starts at 7:00 pm.. Location: Marinelli's 611 W. 12 Mile, Madison Heights, MI. E. of I-75
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Blue Water Ski Club Meeting
Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council

WED 2013-01-02

Blue Water International Ski Club

Port Huron, MI & Sarnia, ONTARIO

The Blue Water International Ski Club has over a hundred members who all share a love of travel and outdoor adventure. The club plans and facilitates at least two trips every year. In the past few seasons we've skied; Vail and Aspen/Snowmass, Colorado; Moonlight Basin, Montana; Jackson Hole, Wyoming; Whistler and Panorama, British Columbia; Killington, Vermont and Sugerloaf, Maine just to name a few. Because we travel as a club we enjoy reduced rates on airfare, lift tickets and condo fees, so our trips are reasonable and affordable. Every level of skier is welcome as we have members who ski the easy runs as well as those who take on the aggressive slopes. New members will find that we double as a social club with fun, interactive meetings and events such as BBQ's, golf outings and sailing get togethers planned year round. This is a great place for couples and singles to meet new people and make new friends.

Activities:
Downhill Skiing - recreational
Snowboarding
Dues: $25 cnd
Membership: 100
Meetings: Stokes By The Bay, Sarnia First Wed of Month, 7:30 Contact: 519-336-7560 bluewaterskiclub.com
Starts at 7:30 PM.. Location: Stokes By The Bay. 585 Harbour Road, Sarnia, Ontario. 519-337-8466
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" You will still be eating last year's harvest when you will have to move it out to make room for the new."
Leviticus 26:10

THU. Jan. 3 Events

Meet and Greet-Big Beaver Tavern
Somerset Singles Social, Ski & Golf Club

THU 2013-01-03
For further info go to www.sssgc.net There will be appetizer specials. Come and join the members and guests for socialization and a fun time. Contact: Suzanne Mueller 586-781-6939 Sandy Kush 586-438-7773
Starts at 4:00 PM. Price is Cash Bar. Location: Big Beaver Tavern. 645 E Big beaver Road, Troy, MI. 48038 248-680-0066 North side of Big Beaver between Rochester Road and Livernois Happy Hour is from 2-6pm with $1.00 off drinks.
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All their events

Fairlane Ballroom Dance Club

THU 2013-01-03
Ballroom dance Fox Trots, Waltz, Swings, all Latin, line dance and we have 2 mixers an evening, every Thursday to live bands. We sit at tables of eight so we can socialize as well as dance. We serve snacks with Coffee & Tea during the dance and break at 9:00pm for a variety of desserts. For information call Jean at 734-516-0500.
Submitted by: Jean M. Orleans
Starts at 7:30 PM . Member Price is $7.00 and guest price is $8.00 . Location: Pvt John Lyskawa VFW Hall. 6840 Waverly, Dearborn Heights , MI . 48127 734-516-0500 olgertsg@hotmail.com
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DTE Ski Club Meeting
Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council

THU 2013-01-03
Festive ski/snowboard trips to local, Rocky Mountain and international resorts with Lower Price for Members. Trips are priced with a mix of economy and comfort in mind. Monthly Meetings and Social Events often at discounted prices. Opportunities to meet people and make new friends. Friendly, helpful members who look out for each other whether you've been a member 20 years or 20 minutes.

Activities:
Downhill Skiing - recreational Snowboarding
Dues:
$10 for DTE employees, $12 for associate members Membership: 25 Meetings: see website for this month meeting Contact: 313-235-6389 silvonenl@dteenergy.com http://www.dteskiclub.com/
Starts at 6:00 PM.. Location: see website for this month meeting
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JIm Dandy Ski Club Meeting
Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council

THU 2013-01-03

Jim Dandy Ski Club

The Jim Dandy Ski Club is the first Black Ski Club in the United States. Founded in Detroit, MI in 1958 and a charter member of the National Brotherhood of Skiers, we have evolved into more than just a ski club. We engage in a wide variety of activities year-round for the active, adventurous type. If you and your family want to try something exciting and fun, try the Dandies. We ALWAYS have a good time! ALL ARE WELCOME to join us!

Activities:
Downhill Skiing - recreational Downhill Skiing - racing Cross-country touring Snowboarding Dues:
See website. Membership: 175 Meetings: 1st Thursday of each month at 7pm Conctact: see website president@jimdandyskiclub.com www.jimdandyskiclub.com
Starts at 7:00 pm.. Location: North Rosedale Community House. 18445 Scarsdale, Detroit, MI. 48223
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Skiing, Lessons, Racing, Party
Schussmeisters Ski Club of Flint

THU 2013-01-03
Members get free lessons for skiing, racing, snowboarding
Submitted by: Via Google Calendar
From 7:00pm to 10:00pm.. Location: Mt Holly Top of the Mountain Lounge
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Life Drawing Short Pose
Scarab Club

THU 2013-01-03
Popularly know at the club as "sketch classes", these non-instructional opportunities for artists to draw and paint from live models welcome all artists. Materials: Bring a pad of drawing paper or stretched canvas and your favorite drawing and/or painting supplies. Free to members & students with current ID. Non-members $10 Must be 18 to attend life drawing sessions. Please call 313-831-1250
Submitted by: Christine Renner Via Google Calendar
From 7:00pm to 10:00pm.. Location: Scarab Club. 217 Farnsworth, Detroit, Mi.48202 313-831-1250
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Livonia Ski Club Meeting
Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council

THU 2013-01-03

Livonia Ski Club

Livonia, Michigan
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. See us on Facebook: Facebook.com/Livonia Ski Club

Activities:
Downhill Skiing - recreational
Cross-country touring
Snowboarding
Dues:
25.00 year for family, 18.00 individual
Membership: 70
Contact: 248-489-9082 skisandpoles@comcast.net
Starts at 8:00 PM.. Location: Subu's Leather Bottle.|20300 Farmington Rd, Livonia, MI. 48152 248-474-2420
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Weekly Dance
Five Star Connection

THU 2013-01-03
Thursday night Dance. Dance lessons from 8:00 to 8:30 PM. Dance following the dance lessons.
Submitted by: Terry Mike
Starts at 8:00 pm.. Location: Rivercrest Hall. 900 W Avon Road, Rochester MI. Avon Rd. between Rochester & Livernois.
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Weekly Open Mic Nite - Maggie McCabe hosts, Waterford
McCabe Music

THU 2013-01-03
Come by our new acoustic open mic -- We'll be meeting Every Week This is a great neighborhood bar with great burgers. We have a theme each month - homework assignment will be posted on our Open Mic Website each month. See you there! Our Open Mic Website with current photos and song assignments 1003 S Cass Lake Rd, Waterford, MI 48328 - Time-Out Phone 248-683-8463 Time Out on Facebook
Submitted by: Maggie McCabe Via Google Calendar
From 8:00pm to 11:55pm.. Location: Time Out Lounge, Waterford, mi
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FRI. Jan. 4 Events

Greater Grand Rapids Ski Club Meeting
Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council

FRI 2013-01-04

Grand Rapids Ski Club

Grand Rapids - Western & Northern MI

The GGRSC is made up of members that are united by the common bond of devotion to skiing and enjoy a variety of ski related and other activities throughout the year.

Activities:
Snowboarding Downhill Skiing - recreational Downhill Skiing - racing Cross-country touring Snowboarding

Dues: $40.00 Individual - $60.00 Family
Membership: 200
Meetings: The 1st Friday of every month. TGIF party check here for this months site 1st Friday of Each Month Contact: 616.240.6700 skipper49525@comcast.net ggrsc.org
.. Location: check here for this months site
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First Fridays at the DIA
Detroit Institute of Arts

FRI 2013-01-04
First Fridays Music from a variety of cultures in the World Music series, artist demonstrations, drawing in the galleries for all ages, museum tours and drop in workshops.
Starts at 7:00 PM.. Location: Detroit Institute of Arts. 5200 Woodward Avenue Detroit, MI. 313.833.7900 More here
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Friday Night Milonga-Open Dance (lesson included)
Argentine Tango Club of Detroit

FRI 2013-01-04
We are a warm, friendly and very enthusiastic community of dancers located in the Detroit Metropolitan area. Whether you are beginning or advanced, we welcome you to come join us. Group classes and milongas are offered each week where you can enjoy the fun and excitement of learning to dance while socializing with new friends.
Submitted by: Lori Burton
Starts at 8: PM . Member Price is Free with purchase and guest price is $15.00 . Location: Argentine Tango Detroit. 7758 Auburn, Utica , MI . 48317 586-254-0560 http://www.argentinetangodetroit.com lori@argentinetangodetroit.com
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International Folk Dancing
Old World Dance Cooperative

FRI 2013-01-04
Fun and active folk dances from every corner of the world. Includes instruction. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Wear casual clothes and comfortable shoes.
Submitted by: Patricia Loeffler
Starts at 8:30 PM . Member Price is $6.00 per session and guest price is $7.00 per session . Location: St. James Catholic Church Gym. 241 Pearson, Ferndale , MI . 48220 None None None
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FUBAR @ Live
Ann Arbor Ski Club

FRI 2013-01-04
FUBAR @ Live 102 S First St, Friday, January 4th 6pm. Doors open at 6:00, the band plays 6:30-9:00 PM. Admission is Free. Dennis Slough is the host for this event ebizbox@comcast.net or 734-883-4982.
Submitted by: Google Calendar
From 6:00pm to 9:00pm.. Location: Live. 102 S First St, Ann Arbor, Mi.
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Instructional Weekend
Ann Arbor Ski Club

mul 2013-01-04

Submitted by: Google Calendar
.. Location: Boyne Mountain
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\ Glory to God in highest heaven,
Who unto man His Son hath given;
While angels sing with tender mirth,
A glad new year to all the earth."
Martin Luther

SAT. Jan. 5 Events

Sketch Session
Scarab Club

SAT 2013-01-05
Popularly known at the club as "sketch classes", these non-instructional, drop-in opportunities for artists to draw and paint from live models welcome all artists. Drop in and join us! Materials: Bring a pad of drawing paper or stretched canvas and your favorite drawing and/or painting supplies. Costume Model Free to members & students with current ID. Non-members $10
Submitted by: Christine Renner Via Google Calendar
From 10:00am to 1:00pm.. Location: Scarab Club. 217 Farnsworth, Detroit, Mi.48202 313-831-1250
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Sketch Session
Scarab Club

SAT 2013-01-05
Popularly known at the club as "sketch classes", these non-instructional, drop-in opportunities for artists to draw and paint from live models welcome all artists. Drop in and join us! Materials: Bring a pad of drawing paper or stretched canvas and your favorite drawing and/or painting supplies. Costume Model Free to members & students with current ID. Non-members $10
Submitted by: Christine Renner Via Google Calendar
From 10:00am to 1:00pm.. Location: Scarab Club. 217 Farnsworth, Detroit, Mi.48202 313-831-1250
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Nubs Nob Bus Trip
Schussmeisters Ski Club of Flint

Week end of 2013-01-05

Submitted by: Via Google Calendar
.. Location: Call for Directions
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Ring out the old, ring in the new,
Ring, happy bells, across the snow:
The year is going, let him go;
Ring out the false, ring in the true."
Lord Alfred Tennyson, 1850
An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves."
~Bill Vaughan
People are so worried about what they eat between Christmas and the New Year, but they really should be worried about what they eat between the New Year and Christmas."
Author Unknown

SUN. Jan. 6 Events

Sunday Ballroom Dance
All Star Dance Parties

SUN 2013-01-06
This is Ballroom, Latin, West Coast Swing, East Coast Swing, and Hustle dancing to a terrific DJ (Dr. Bob Semak). Large wood floor. One hour lesson followed by a dance party. First time guest $5 for lesson and party. Free Soft drinks, water and snacks. Singles and Couples welcome. Come and enjoy the dancing and company of friendly people as well as a beautiful location. Cash bar available. Further details call Dr. Bob at (248)778-6261
Submitted by: Augusta Richards
Starts at 3:00 PM . Member Price is and guest price is $12 Lesson & Party . Location: American Polish Cultural Center. 2975 East Maple Rd., Troy , MI . 48083 2487786261 augusta001@sbcglobal.net
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Bethany Bowling League
Bethany East

SUN 2013-01-06
Sub or stop by and watch. This is an every other Sunday fun league. Contact: Dennis (586) 295-3277/Linda (586) 291-4623
Starts at 6:15 PM. Member Price is $13.00 and guest price is $9.00 subs. Location: Sterling Lanes. 33200 Schoenherr, Sterling Heights, MI. 295-3277 Northeast corner at 14 Mile Rd.
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Local Outings - Ski / Hike / Snowshoe
Ann Arbor Ski Club

SUN 2013-01-06
A perfect way to get out and enjoy our wonderful local parks, with friends and family, non-members are welcome! No cost, except park entrance fees. Jan 6- Ken Broad- kenbroad@hotmail.com 10:30 Breakfast at Classic Cup Cafe, 4389 Jackson Rd http://classiccupcafe.com/ 12:15 Hudson Mills Metro Park (activities bldg). Ski rentals available. http://www.metroparks.com/metroparks/parks/index_all.aspx?ID=3
Submitted by: Google Calendar
From 10:30am to 3:00pm.. Location: Classic Cup Cafe. 4389 Jackson Rd Hudson Mills Metro Park (activities bldg).
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Breakfast Sunday: Jimmy's Coney Grille
GM Ski Club

SUN 2013-01-06
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
Submitted by: Darrel Ahlberg via Google Calendar
.. Location: Jimmy's Coney Grille.37246 Dequindre Rd,Sterling Heights,Mi.
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Sunday Wallyball - Warren Raquetball & Fitness
GM Ski Club

SUN 2013-01-06
Work off that Sunday breakfast and join the gang to play wallyball. Ours isn't a serious competition. We play for fun and exercise. Co-ed all the way and beginners are welcome. TIME: We start at 12:30 p.m., play for two hours, and at 3:00 p.m. we'll go to Tipsy McStaggers, 7280 E 12 Mile Rd, Warren, MI 48092, just west of Van Dyke, for food and drink. CONTACT: Michael 586-776-7685 gmskiclub@yahoo.com COST is $40 per court divided by the number on the court, Usually about $5 or $6 apiece.
Submitted by: Darrel Ahlberg via Google Calendar
.. Location: Warren Raquetball & Fitness.29901 South Civic Center,Warren,Mi.48093
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Toledo Ski Club Meeting
Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council

MON 2013-01-07

Toledo Ski Club

Toledo/ Northern Michigan

"A Club for All Seasons"

All membership information and current trips & activities are posted on our website.

Activities: Downhill Skiing - recreational Downhill Skiing - racing Cross-country touring Snowboarding Other
Dues: $48 single, $64 single parent, $80 family
Membership: 300+
Meetings: 1st monday each month at 7:00pm Contact: 419-283-7779 rick@danberry.com www.toledoskiclub.net
Starts at 7:00 PM.. Location: Systems Alternatives International. 1705 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee, OH. 43537
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S.O.A.R. (Singles Outreach and Renewal) Meetup
S.O.A.R. (Singles Outreach and Renewal)

TUE 2013-01-08
Food & Fellowship. Join us at this is Panera Cares location'a non-profit community cafe that accepts payments in the form of donations. Each item on the menu is listed with a suggested donation amount. Panera Cares has patio seating, free WiFi and a diverse menu.
Submitted by: Lynn
Starts at 6:00 PM . Price is free . Location: Panera Bread. 22208 Michigan Ave, Dearborn , MI . 313-271-3301
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Council Meeting
Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council

TUE 2013-01-08
Monthly Meeting. everyone is welcome to attend but only recognized Delegates may vote on any issues. We meet in a private room and a cash bar is available, or you can show up earlier and enjoy some great pizza! .
Starts at 7:30 PM.. Location: Warrilow's. 2140 Hilton Rd., Ferndale, MI. 48220 . The council meeting is the second Tuesday this month only.
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First Sailing Seminar 2013
Detroit Regional Yacht-racing Association

WED 2013-01-09
The seminar season is almost here and it is a line-up of 12 great events. The first one is Jan 9th and will feature Capt. Sam Buchanan of the J.W. Westcott mail boat. He is an exceptional raconteur and will delight us with his "sea stories" along the Detroit River and beyond. The second half will feature Tom Boyce and Frank Sonye describing their fabulous cruise along the Dalmatian Coast of Croatia. The beauty of this historic area is unparalleled. These first two events will be held at Grosse Pointe Yacht Club and the restaurant will be open to all (credit cards only).
Starts at 6:00 pm. Price is Free. Location: Grosse Pointe Yacht Club. 788 Lakesshore Drive, Grosse Pointe Shores, Mi.
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Live Audition
Art Show

TUE 2013-01-15
Open to all singers and instrumentalists up to the age of 18, the program represents an incredible chance to discover the greatest talent within the diverse pool of young artists in our legendary city. SphinxStars: Detroit grand prize is $10,000. Singers and instrumentalists who perform any type of music and live in Wayne, Oakland or Macomb counties are invited to apply today for a chance to compete in front of a live audience and judges for the $10,000 grand prize. This solo competition is open to young people from all cultural backgrounds. All young musicians have to do is sign up for a live audition on Saturday, Dec. 15 at the Detroit School of Arts (123 Selden Street, Detroit, MI, 48201)
.. Location: Detroit School of Arts.123 Selden Street, Detroit, MI. 48201
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Network after Work
Business and Professional Event

TUE 2013-01-15
Join Network After Work for our first event of 2013 on Tuesday January 15th at Emagine Theater (200 N. Main St..) in Royal Oak from 6-9pm. Network After Work events are for professionals of all industries and career levels interested in expanding their professional network. Events take place monthly which allow guests a chance to foster new professional connections in a relaxed atmosphere conducive to business and social networking. Our Metro Detroit events have typical attendance of 300 professionals. Upon entering, guests will receive a name tag color coded by industry which allows for easy navigation. Network After Work events allow guests a chance to get their name and brand in front of some of Metro Detroit's top business professionals while visiting the city's best after work destinations.<br /><br /> Admission Includes:<br /><br /> 1. 300+ Professionals<br /> 2. Name Tags Color-Coded by Industry<br /> 3. Complimentary Sponsored Cocktails from 6-7pm<br /> 4. Complimentary Light Appetizers from 6-7pm Admission: $10 with pre-pay / $15 with RSVP at the door / $20 at the door without RSVP
From 6:00 pm to 9:00 PM.. Location: Emagine Theater. 200 N. Main St., Royal Oak, MI 48067
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Coffee With The Girls

THU 2013-01-17
Coffee With The Girls Christian Women Alive Celebrating 1 Year! Featured Speaker: Stephanie Hover Stephanie Hover is the Founder and CEO of Christian Women Alive. Her vision for the ministry is to come along side women and help strengthen them in their outreach, business, and faith. No Admission Charge Love Offering Will Be Collected ´╗┐Reservations Recommended - Seating is Limited Reserve your seat at: http://www.christianwomenalive.com/ For Questions Call 888-925-8800
Submitted by: Julie Lundgren
From 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM . Price is Free . Location: Troy Community Center. 3179 Livernois Road, Troy , MI . 48083 2485241835
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Sergio Marchione Chairman and CEO, Chrysler Group LLC and CE
Inforum- A Professional Women's Alliance

FRI 2013-01-18
At the helm of Chrysler's dramatic turnaround, Marchionne is bringing together two companies with cultures as different as its global brands Alfa Romeo and Jeep. <br /><br /> Hear from Marchionne on his leadership principles, winning the talent war with diversity and inclusion, and the making of those famous Super Bowl ads.<br /><br /> Tickets: $40 Inforum members ($50 after Jan.11); $55 non-members ($65 after Jan. 11) Table Sponsor: $700; Student Table Sponsor: $500; corporate investor gratis tickets may be usedContact: 877-633-3500
From 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.. Location: Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center, Renaissance Ballroom.
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Winter Wonderland Weekend
Skiwi Ski Club

Reserve by 2013-01-05 for This event spans the period from 2013-01-25 to 2013-01-27

Winter Wonderland Weekend January 25-27, 2013

Join the Skiwi's for a fun-filled winter weekend. The Mannsiding Lodge Bed and Breakfast is situated on 245 scenic acres in Harrison, MI. Spend your weekend cross-county skiing, snowshoeing or hiking on the property or other nearby areas. You can head to Snow Snake for tubing and downhill skiing. If you're a gambler, Soaring Eagle Casino in Mt. Pleasant is about 30 miles away.

$99 per person* Includes:
-Two Nights Lodging at Mannsiding Lodge - Private Bath in each Room
-Breakfast Saturday and Sunday Morning
-Dinner Saturday Night - Pizza, Salad and Beverages
-Snacks for Saturday Night Movie
-Lodge Features a Hot Tub and 18 Person In-house Movie Theater.
Nearby winter recreation and cross-county ski areas include:
-Pine Haven Recreation Center (just off M10 between Midland and Clare)
-Deerfield Nature Center (near Mt. Pleasant)
-Tisdale Triangle Pathway (Roscommon about 25 miles from Harrison)
-South Higgins Lake State Park (about 30 miles away)
-Cross-Country Ski Headquarters (about 30 miles away)
Please note that Mannsiding Lodge does not rent winter sport equipment. Rental equipment is available at REI or Cross-Country Ski Headquarters.
For more info, contact:
Mona Goatley: 248-417-0156 or Monalee@charter.net
Luise D.: skiwiskiclub@gmail.com
*Double Occupancy *Non-members add $20 *Single rooms available for additional $79
.. Location: Mannsiding Lodge.Harrison, MI.
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Boyne Mountain Bash
Somerset Singles Social, Ski & Golf Club

This event spans the period from 2013-01-25 to 2013-01-27
Sponsored by the Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council Trip Leader contact email ronglow65@comcast.net Contact: Ron Glowinski 248-320-1015 Home: 734-335-6946
. Price is See flyer for rates. Location: Boyne Mountain Resort. 600 Highland Drive, Boyne Falls, MI. 49713 231-549-000 Come along for a great fun filled weekend at Boyne Mountain. Party with the MDSC Member Clubs. Dont miss this great weekend. For futher info go to www.sssgc.net.
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Sailing Singles Amtrak Trip to Strictly Sail Chicago
Sailing Singles

FRI 2013-01-25
You are cordially invited to join Sailing Singles Members to Enjoy a train ride to Chicago to attend Strictly Sail Chicago 2013 January 25-27, 2013

Information:

Depart Amtrak Dearborn Station on Friday, January 25, 2013, at 11:50 am. Arrive Chicago 4:16 pm
Travel to hotel by taxi (approximately $10 for cab, 3-4 people in a cab)
Stay at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers
Dinner on the town at own expense

Saturday, January 26, 2013, attend Strictly Sail Chicago 2013 Contact Pamela 313-719-0501 or email pamelr710@gmail.com

Dinner on the town at own expense

Travel to train station by taxi (approximately $10 for cab, 3-4 people in a cab)
Depart Amtrak Chicago at 12:16 pm Sunday, January 27, 2013. Arrive Dearborn 6:19 pm

Total Cost of Trip:

398.46 - Single Occupancy per person
291.23 - Double Occupancy per person
273.76 - Triple Occupancy per person

Reservation Process:

Amtrak Train

*To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245. When call is answered, state you would like to speak to an agent. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X95J-946 when making your reservation.

Book the following:

TRAIN#353 DERCHI1150A 25JAN13 416P
TRAIN#352 CHIDER1216P 27JAN13 619P

*Seating is in "Business Class."
*Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to (Chicago, IL) between January 24, 2013, and February 01, 2013. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245
*Conventions cannot be booked via Internet. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X95J-946 when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.

*Note- The Convention Fare Discount is only for attendees going to the convention. Misuse of the Convention Fare Discount may result in voiding the discount and be removed from activation.

*Hotel Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers
Contact Hotel at 312-464-1000 and request in house sales to make reservations
Indicate that you are attending the Strictly Sail Chicago 2013 Show for stated pricing.

*Ticket to Strictly Sail Chicago 2013
Pay on-line at www.sailingsinglesclub.com or send a check/money order made payable to "Sailing Singles" for $15 to Pamela Rupinski, 36821 Union Lake Road, Clinton Township, MI 48035.

*During our stay, the hotel offers the following discounts: 25 percent discount in Shula's Steakhouse, LB Bistro and In-Room Dining (does not include alcohol, tax and gratuity.)

Complimentary 5pm later check out upon request if available
Complimentary shuttle to Navy Pier.
*If you need additional information or have any questions, please feel free to contact Pamela Rupinski, 313-719-0501 or pamelar710@gmail.com.
Submitted by: Pamela A. Rupinski
Starts at 11:45 AM . Price is depends on occupancy. Location: Stricly Sail Chicago. , Chicago , IL .
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Annual Sock Hop at OPC Adds Hippy Beads and Nehru Jackets!
Older Persons' Commission

FRI 2013-02-08
On Friday, February 8, 2013 from 6:00pm-9:00pm come and dance as our DJ spins tunes from the 50's, 60's and 70's in the OPC gym; just like the good old days. Dine with your friends at the beginning of the evening then hit the dance floor and dance the evening away. Put on your hippy beads, Nehru jacket, poodle skirt or bell bottoms or come as you are. Open to the public. Invite your friends, neighbors and co-workers. Tennis shoes or socks only on the gym floor. Cost: $16. Limited seating available. Pre-purchase tickets at OPC or call 248-608-0251 or 248-659-1029 Monday-Friday 8:30am-3:30pm. For questions call: 248-608-0269. Ticket deadline: February 1. Older Persons' Commission, 650 Letica, Rochester, 48307.
Submitted by: Meg Baker
From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM . Price is $16 . Location: Older Persons' Commission. 650 Letica, Rochester , MI . 48307 2486080269 www.opcseniorcenter.org rhonda_nelson@opcseniorcenter.org
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Salt Lake City, Utah Snowbird, Alta, Solitude, Brighton
Skiwi Ski Club

Reserve by 2012-12-14 for This event spans the period from 2013-03-14 to 2013-03-19
Salt Lake City, Utah

Snowbird, Alta, Solitude, Brighton
March 14-19, 2013

Airplane Ticket DEADLINE approaching fast - We'll need your deposit by December 14!
$995 per person* includes:
-Plenty of perfect Utah Powder
-5 nights lodging in Salt Lake City Hotel (double occupancy)
-Roundtrip air and ground transfers provided by the hotel
-Each room has mini fridge and microwave
-Indoor swimming pool, Hot tub, and exercise facility located on property
-Daily hot buffet breakfast
-4 day lift ticket good at your choice of: Snowbird, Alta, Solitude, and Brighton
-Lift ticket is also transportation pass to the mountains and around town (buses & TRAX light rail)
-All of the activities, sights, sounds and attractions of downtown SLC
For more info, contact:
Bill Tory: 586-873-9697 or a711guy@gmail.com
Fun Ng: 248-763-1210 or imfun0@gmail.com

.. Location: .Salt Lake City, Utah.
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Aspen Ski Trip
Somerset Singles Social, Ski & Golf Club

This event spans the period from 2013-03-16 to 2013-03-23
For trip info contact Linda Silvonen 586-662-8803 or Cathy Robinette 586-764-9323
. Member Price is $1450.00 and guest price is $1470.00. Location: Aspen Ski Trip. DTE Energy Ski & Social Club and Somerset Singles Social,Ski and Golf Club Presents a favorite ski trip.For further info go to www.sssgc.net.
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