Week of 3.27.17

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Kathy Broock Ballard’s annual St. Patrick’s Day charity event is a play on words – the Gaelic for “Ireland forever.” But her girlfriends, 70 came this year, know that the new underwear they bring will be cherished by the women-in-need clients of Grace Centers of Hope and CARE House of Oakland County. The happy hour party at the Village Club is emerald accented (see photo gallery) and noted for Ballard’s generous hospitality. The venue is special to the hostess because ”...my grandmother was one of the founders of this club.” The news maker at the party was Cheryl Hall-Lindsay. She arrived with a foot cast to go with her arm cast. Both injuries were sustained during her fitness run through the neighborhood, but the foot cast was brand new. “This morning I was hit by a car...and the driver ran over my foot,” she explained. Keeping fit can be dangerous.
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oakland confidential

April 2017

BIGOTRY 101: Who could have imagined that in 2017 anti-semitism would once again be rearing its ugly head. Sadly, some local Republicans confirm the toxic malady hit the state’s Republican convention in February, when party administrative vice-chair David Wolkinson of Birmingham ran for re-election to the party position. "There were a bunch of people who also wanted to be vice-chair who ...more»
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Jingle Bell Run Benefiting the Arthritis Foundation

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is a fun ...
Ongoing Annually each March 27.
Campus Martius

Rainbow Connection Dream Makers' Ball

Co-chairs L. Brooks Patterson, Jeffrey Taub M.D. and ...
Ongoing Daily.
Townsend Hotel

An Evening of Art for the Animals

Art event to feature paintings by local artist Weatherly ...
Ongoing Each Tuesday.
Studio D, 661 S. Eton St. Birmingham, MI 48009
2482831000 ext. 117

Yoga Moves MS: Party with a Purpose!

7th Annual Leadership Recognition Dinner to benefit ...
Ongoing Daily.
6:00 p.m. Pre-glow with Matthew Sanford; 7:00 p.m General admission
Andiamo Banquet Center 7096 E. 14 Mile Road, Warren MI 48092
RSVP through Blacktie.com at https://goo.gl/3Ab3Fj. Contact inf

Jersey Mike's Day of Giving

Come enjoy a delicious sub meal knowing all proceeds ...
Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
All day
All Southeast Michigan & Lansing Jersey Mike's Restaurants

JVS 9th annual Trade Secrets

JVS is excited to announce that the ninth annual JVS ...
Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
6 p.m.
Troy Marriott, 200 W. Big Beaver, Troy

Solanus Casey Center’s Lenten Series

During this time of prayer and fasting, we invite ...
Occurring Each Wednesday Beginning Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Through Wednesday, April 12, 2017.
Noon to 1 PM
Solanus Casey Center, 1780 Mount Elliott Street, Detroit, MI 48207

Celino Romero, Guitar & Friends

Celino Romero returns for a recital on the CMSDetroit ...
Date: Sunday, April 02, 2017
3:00 p.m.
Varner Hall: 2200 N Squirrel Road, Rochester, MI 48309

Anthony Marwood, violin & Aleksandar Madžar, piano

"Marwood and Madzar drew the listener in... with a ...
Date: Sunday, April 02, 2017
Seligman Performing Arts Center: 22305 W 13 Mile Road, Beverly Hills, MI

Hibernation Celebration

Annual fundraiser for the Bear Hug Foundation. Bowling, ...
Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Star Lanes, Emagine Royal Oak
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