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Sights and Sounds of The Season


The Community House Sara Smith Youth Theatre is proud to present Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr. running Saturday, November 9th and Sunday, November 10th. Dive Under the Sea, as we join Ariel and her aquatic friends in this childhood favorite. We invite you to come sea what all the fun is about. Performance Dates: Saturday, November 9th 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. & Sunday, November 10th, 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Ticket prices are: Children’s Floor Seating: $10pp; General Admission: $20pp; Reserved Seating: $30pp, Group Tickets (10 min.): $15 pp. Tickets can be purchased by calling 248.644.5832 or visiting


2019 Holiday Concert Series – The Community House, in partnership with Detroit Public Television (DPTV) and WRCJ 90.9 FM is proud to present The Community House’s Second Annual Holiday Concert Series: Sounds of the Season. Our annual Holiday Concert Series will take place at The Community House in the Wallace Ballroom on December 4th, 11th and 18th. Featuring sounds of the season performed by extraordinary chief or visiting musicians from various world reknown orchestras and theaters including the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera Theatre, Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Music of the Scarab Club.

The 2019 Sugar Plum Tea Party brought to you by The Community House Dance Academy on Sunday, December 8th. Take a trip to the Land of Sweets. You and your little one will have the opportunity to dance alongside our Nutcracker performers, make custom holiday crafts, and enjoy scrumptious treats! Tickets are $20pp for children; $15pp for adults. Tickets on sale now.

Our 2019 Story Time with Santa brought to you by The Community House will take place on Saturday, December 14th. Delight in the magic of the season at one of The Community House’s Story Time with Santa events. Children will enjoy cookies, hot cocoa, crafts and some of Santa’s favorite stories read by Old Saint Nick, himself. Photos are welcome. Seatings occur at 10 a.m, 11:30 a.m., and 1 p.m. Space is limited to 25 children per seating – make sure to reserve your spots in advance. Tickets are $25 per child (includes 2 accompanying adults) and can be purchased either by visiting or calling 248.644.5832.

The Community House Dance Academy will again host The Nutcracker on Sunday, December 15th in the Wallace Ballroom at The Community House. Two performances at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Spend the holidays with The Community House Dance Academy for this time honored classic. Tickets are $10pp Children’s Floor Seating; $15pp General Admission; $25pp Reserved Seating. Tickets available soon.


The brand-new Rossiter Board Room is open for your holiday business. The Community House is delighted to announce the addition of this beautifully designed, state-of-the-art gathering space to our collection. When it comes to private meetings for business, community engagements, or just about any other occasion, the Rossiter Board Room will far exceed your expectations. When you add up amenities such as a carefully restored fireplace, state-of-the-art technology, concierge service, a customized menu, and many more luxurious offerings, you’ll see why our Rossiter Board Room is the perfect setting for your big ideas to flourish. Sit by the cozy fireplace and let your mind wander.


Volunteers have been involved in the everyday life of The Community House for 96 years. They give the “House” a face, a voice, helping hands, and a heart. Our extraordinary volunteers link us to the many neighborhoods, towns and cities that make up the broad range of communities we serve and most of all, they are our best ambassadors.

The Community House and The Community House Foundation invite you to consider joining our esteemed volunteer team, and by doing so, you can be assured that your precious donation of time and talent will be greatly appreciate and will positively impact the lives of those we serve. Help is needed.

For more information about volunteering at The Community House, please visit our website at to download a Volunteer Application or call Kathie Ninneman at 248.594.6403.

For reservations, tickets or more information about TCH Fall or holiday classes, gathering space and events, please go to or call 248.644.5832.

William D. Seklar is President & CEO of The Community House and The Community House Foundation in Birmingham.

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