Calendar of Events
Clubs, Social Groups, Games, Crafts, & Hobbies
Club members discuss how to grow herbs from seed. Also, free small seed packets.
7 p.m., U-M Matthaei Botanical Gardens, 1800 N. Dixboro. Free; metered parking. 647-7600. [map]
Plymouth Historical Museum and Henry Ford Museum curator Pam Yockey discusses "Victorian Dresses and Victorian Garments." All women who have recently moved or returned to the Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti area invited. The program begins with lunch.
11:30 a.m., Weber's Inn, 3050 Jackson. $16. Preregistration required via email to email@example.com. 369-4499. [map]
Daily. Texas Hold 'Em, Omaha, and open-face Chinese poker and blackjack for players of all levels. Also, Hold 'Em tournaments at 7 p.m. Wed. & Thurs. Net proceeds donated to a different charity each week.
6 p.m.-2 a.m., Heidelberg (3rd floor), 215 N. Main. $10-$500 buy-in to play poker, $2-$20 per-hand blackjack, $40 buy-in for hold 'em tournaments. 834-2237. [map]
great place to relax and enjoy the games of chance. I would recommend to all....
Mar. 7 & 16. All adults and teens in grade 6 & up invited to make a video-animated remix of the AADL logo to enter in a contest. The entries are projected during the FoolMoon festival on Apr. 5. Prizes.
7-8:30 p.m. (Mar. 7) & 10 a.m.-noon (Mar. 16), AADL training center, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Free. 327-8301. [map]
Screening of a video.
7 p.m., West Side United Methodist Church social hall, 900 S. Seventh St. Free. 665-5574. [map]
Mar. 7 & 21. All age 21 & over invited to learn about the club's downhill and cross-country ski and snowboarding outings and other social activities. Refreshments. Followed by dancing to music spun by a DJ. Note: the Mar. 21 meeting includes club officer elections.
7:30 p.m., Cobblestone Farm barn, 2781 Packard. $5. 786-2237. [map]
Mar. 1 & 8. All invited to make drawings inspired by works in the museum. Art Center instructor Lea Bult is on hand to offer guidance.
11:10 a.m.-1 p.m., check-in at the UMMA information desk, 525 S. State. $10 (includes materials). 764-0395. [map]
Ann Arbor Evening Lions Presents…
Casino Bus Trip
Friday March 8, 2013
FireKeepers Casino, Battle Creek
Meijer, 5645 Jackson Rd, Ann Arbor
1pm Additional Pickup
Meijer, 3333 East Michigan Ave, Jackson
7:30pm Depart Casino Ticket price of $30 includes:
• $20 in casino play plus
• $5 food voucher
• Roundtrip Bus Transportation
• 50-50 raffles
• Raffle prizes
Seating is limited. Reserve your ticket TODAY!
St. Patrick's Day is coming soon.
Do you have the luck of the Irish?
Supporting this Lions Eyeglass-Vision Program fundraiser could boost your luck!!
Reserve your seat today by mailing a $30 check to:
Ann Arbor Evening Lions
c/o Cathy Koning, President
10887 Ella Lee Rd, Saline, MI 48176
Include your full name, address, and birthdate so the casino can prepare your player card.
Please contact Lion Cathy at (616) 745-0119 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Reservation deadline is February 20th.
United States, 10887 Ella Lee Rd. $30. email@example.com. firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/annarborelc/ [map]
All invited to make a mosaic tile with found art, recycled glass pieces, and other durable items. Guided tours of the city's recycling and trash disposal center.
10 a.m.-noon, Materials Recovery Facility, 4150 Platt Rd. Free. 994-2807. [map]
One of the largest regular gatherings of RC racers in the country features off-road dirt-track racing for stock and modified model electric trucks and buggies. Awards for the top three finishers in each class. Spectators welcome. Food concessions.
10:30 a.m.-midnight, Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd., Saline. Doors open at 8 a.m. Free admission. $16 to race. (517) 960-5252. [map]
All Hands Active staff show how to a 3-D printer works and how to experiment designing objects with the freely available Google Sketchup. Participants submit simple designs to be printed and picked up at a later date.
2-4 p.m., AADL training center, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Free. 327-8301. [map]
Every Sun. Local artists show how to make a lantern to carry in the FoolMoon procession on Apr. 5. Snacks.
10 a.m.-5 p.m., Workantile, 118 S. Main. $10 suggested donation. 763-7550. [map]
All invited to make Irish soda bread, colcannon (a mashed potato and kale dish), boxtys (potato pancakes), and bairin breac (a cross between sweet bread and cake that's traditionally served on Halloween). Vegan versions of recipes available.
Noon, Pittsfield Grange, 3337 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. (just south of Oak Valley Dr.). $5-$10 sliding scale (Grange members, free). Preregistration required. email@example.com, 769-1052. [map]
Talk by a club member TBA. Q&A and refreshments.
2 p.m., U-M Matthaei Botanical Gardens, 1800 N. Dixboro. Free; metered parking. 647-7600. [map]
Every Sun. All invited to try this boisterous, jingly English ceremonial dance based on the 15th-century Spanish moresca. Wear athletic shoes.
6-8 p.m., Gretchen's House Child Care Center, 1580 Dhu Varren (just east of Pontiac Tr.). Free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm. 747-8138. [map]