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Calendar of Events

Monday, August 31, 2020






 
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 12 a.m.  Free!  Online 

"Serpentarius": Ann Arbor Film Festival.

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Online screening of Carlos Conceição's 2019 experimental film about a young man traveling through a post-disaster African landscape in search of his mother's ghost. Portuguese, subtitles.
Online anytime between Aug. 5-Sept. 8 at aafilmfest.org/aaffpresents. Free.


 8 a.m.-8 p.m.  Online 

"A Cantor's Head": Ann Arbor Jewish Film Festival.

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Online screening of Erik Greenberg Anjou's 2019 documentary about renowned cantor Jack Mendelson and this centuries-long art form that combines spiritual exploration, communal bonding, and showmanship. Part of an annual festival of documentary and feature films on Jewish themes. For complete festival schedule, see Film.jccAnnArbor.org.
Online anytime between Aug. 7-31 at Film.jccAnnArbor.org. $12 per film. 971-0990.


 11 a.m.  Free!  Online 

"Quaranteen Digital Escape Room": Northfield Township Area Library.

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Hello and welcome to our end of summer, virtual escape room. Summer was a blast, but you are stuck at camp. You must be alert and use your wits to solve the brain teasers and get home. This escape room is intended for tweens and teens.
If you can escape, you will be asked for your name and contact info and will be entered into a drawing for a gift card. Entries will be accepted until 8 pm on Monday, September 7. The winner will be announced on Facebook and contacted on Tuesday, September 8. Register online at https://bit.ly/2DwtyTx
Northfield Township Area Library, 125 Barker Road, Whitmore Lake. Free. Online. (734) 449-0066. hmccausland@ntal.org www.ntal.org/events [map]



 Noon  Free!  Online 

"Healing and Compassion Meditation": Jewel Heart Buddhist Center.

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Every Mon. Led by Jewel Heart program codirector Hartmut Sagolla.
For meeting URL preregister at bit.ly/healingandcompassion. Free. 994-3387.


 4-11 p.m. 

German Park Picnic.

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Old-fashioned German dinner served a la carte (approximately $8-$12) with wine, beer, pop, water, and coffee for sale. Dancing to German polkas and other European dance music by Tommy Schober & the Sorgenbrecher.
4-11 p.m. (no admission after 9 p.m.), German Park, 5549 Pontiac Trl. $5 cash only (children 12 & under, free). Age 20 & under must be accompanied by an adult. 769-0048 (weekdays). GermanPark.org/picnics.htm. [map]



 
 
 

Nightspots Listings:

 

Blue LLama: John E. Lawrence

Veteran local jazz guitarist. 7-9:30 p.m. [venue info]

 
 


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