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Weekend Fun—January 23, 2015!

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As always, the Metro area is full of fun things to keep you occupied for the entire weekend. Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend is at the Fox. Professional Bull Riders are entertaining at The Joe, Men Are From Mars—Women are From Venus Live is headlining the City Theatre. Cats are invading Monroe, Home…

Neil deGrasse Tyson at the Michigan Opera Theatre

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Michigan Opera Theatre January 28, 2015 Astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist, and astrobiologist are just a few titles that the late Carl Sagan could write beside his name. Carl helped to bring an understanding of many things science through his ground-breaking series “Cosmos”, back in the 1980s. In 2014 the series “Cosmos” was reimagined…

Living Apartment Style — Get Organized!

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The New Year normally brings about New Year’s Resolutions. Resolutions which might include your inner being wanting to lose weight, eat healthy, spend more time with the family, work less and get organized. Let’s take one at a time, getting organized, since January happens to be National Get Organized Month. Just a month? It seems…

Weekend Fun—January 16, 2015!

Blue Man Group

Head out and about this weekend to see lots of blue. The Blue Man Group invade Michigan this weekend at the Wharton Center for the Performing Arts. If you’re into sports memorabilia, head off to the “Home Town Sports Card Show” in Kazoo. Or you can head down to Cobo Center for the 2015 North…

Fresh Air Inside

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The onset of cold weather usually means that we are trying our best to keep warm and that translates into no open windows. Even still, we might just have on the sweater and fuzzy slippers while inside to stave off high heating bills. So an open window is sort of out of the question. But,…

Weekend Fun—January 9, 2015!

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Fisherman will already be thinking Spring as they attend the “Ultimate Fishing Show” at Suburban Showplace in Novi. But, wait! Your idea of fun is a “Monster Jam?”, then you are wanting to head down to Ford Field this weekend. Oh, so you want to get your laugh on, to help pass the winter blues away, then…

2015 Ice Festivals in the Metro Area!

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Ready, Set, Start Your Chainsaws! To help kick off your enjoyment of the snowy-cold weather season, the ice festival season is upon us.  Bundle up the kiddies and venture out to see some amazing ice sculptures around town. Where is your favorite ice sculpture? Plymouth Ice Festival January 9-10, 2015 “The Plymouth Ice Festival is…

Weekend Fun—January 2, 2015!

Wicked

Happy New Year! The first weekend of 2015 continues with the festivities of the holidays. Enjoy the musical “Wicked” at the Detroit Opera House/Michigan Opera Theatre. If you feel like getting a little outdoor exercise, attend the Maybury State Park – Shoe’s Year’s Hike in Northville. Plus much more… Wicked Michigan Opera Theatre Present- January…

MHS: Somebody Here Needs Your Help

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Michigan Humane Society 2014 is coming to an end tomorrow night and 2015 is on the horizon. But, there is still lots that can be done before the flame of 2014 flickers out. There are many four-legged friends that can use your help today and tomorrow, and the Michigan Humane Society has many ways that…

Weekend Fun—December 26, 2014!

Great Lakes inv

Do you know anyone who has actually set foot on the continent of Antartica? I do, and it is fascinating to see the photographs from that trip. If not, you can visit the Detroit Film Theatre today and experience what it was like for someone to spend a year on that frozen dessert. Continuing with…