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
All invited to run, walk, treadmill, skateboard, bike, surf, handcycle, or swim a 5k from any location. Medals and t-shirts.
Anytime & anywhere in Sept. $33, preregister at bit.ly
More than 40 select films to watch from your home. Movie rental and purchases directly support the Michigan Theater Foundation and staff. For full schedule, see www.MichTheater.org
Various prices per film. Available all Sept. online at MichTheater.org
Music Together Online classes allow families with babies, toddlers and preschoolers access to the same Music Together® early childhood curriculum right in your home. You are invited to sample a live, online classes with instructor Stephanie Urban. Music Together® Mixed Age classes encourage children and families to experience the joy of making music together! The time-tested, research-based curriculum supports the idea all children are musical and learn best through play. Join us for tons of musical fun! Class is designed for birth through 5 years old with an adult (parents, grandparents, caregivers, etc).
Please complete this brief registration form: https:
We will send you a Zoom link prior to class.
Virtual Class via Zoom. Free. Online. firstname.lastname@example.org. https:
Every Tues. Local insight mindful meditation instructor Bilha Birman Rivlin leads an informal session for all ages & experience levels.
For meeting URL preregister at bit.ly
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:
Northfield Township Area Library, 125 Barker Road, Whitmore Lake. Free. Online. (734) 449-0066. email@example.com www.ntal.org
Tuesdays, 11-Noon. Now online. Please join us for this weekly free one-hour mindfulness sitting; it's appropriate for everyone, beginners and experienced meditators alike. There are two 20 minute sits, the first guided and the second silent, with discussion and questions in between. Come when you can. Experience the power of mindfulness in community!
Please message firstname.lastname@example.org for Zoom link.
Now Online! Formerly Center for Innovation Community Room 2, 400 W. Russell St, Saline. Free. Online. 734-276-7707. email@example.com www.MindfulnesswithPaulette.weebly.com [map]
Sandor and Laszlo Slomovits of the nationally renowned local acoustic duo Gemini are joined by San's folk musician daughter Emily for short livestreamed concerts.
The schedule (subject to change): children's shows by San & Emily (Mon.), "grown-ups" shows by Laz (Tues.), children's shows by Laz (Thurs.) and "grown-ups" shows by San & Emily (Fri.).
5 p.m., facebook.com
All invited to join a frank conversation about death, hosted by Interfaith Center Minister Annie Kopko.
For online meeting location see InterfaithSpirit.org. Free, but donations appreciated. 327-0270.
These fiction writers read from their brand-new young adult novels. Hartl's Not Your #Lovestory explores the addictiveness of internet fame. Wallace's Far From Normal is the story of an average girl tasked with repairing the image of major league soccer's biggest "bad boy."
7 p.m., for livestream URL see Facebook.com
Sept. 1 & 15. Club members show their projected digital images (Sept. 1) and prints (Sept. 15) on various topics, including this month's assignment, "Flora." Presentations include club member Awni Hafedh on "Astrophotography" (Sept. 1), and U-M College of Engineering visual communications director Marcin Szczepanski on documenting the effects of climate change on nature, with a focus on human adaptability (Sept. 15).
For online meeting URL, email a2camClub@gmail.com. Free. 327-4781, AnnArborCameraClub.org.
Canadian alt-soul singer-songwriter Ahkinoah Habah Izarh ("AHI") "fuses a strong pop sensibility to a positive, non-threatening political message," says a PopMatters review. His acclaimed sophomore album In Our Time highlights his warm, gravelly voice in songs that reflect on struggle through a lens of positivity and optimism.
8 p.m., for livestream URL see TheArk.org
Canceled and Postponed Events:
All invited to bring their classic and vintage autos to display. Weekly awards chosen by the participants. Also, games on the 3rd Tuesday of the month: Bean Bag Toss (June 18), "Movin' On Up" (July 16), & "Wet T-Shirt Toss" (Aug. 20).
5-8 p.m., Wendy's parking lot, Brown Dr. at Commerce Park (west of M-52), Chelsea. Free. 649-1106.
Every Tues. & Thurs. All German speakers, native or non-native, invited for conversation with either or both of 2 long-running groups, the German Speakers Round Table (Tues.) and the Stammtisch (Thurs.). Note: Face masks required.
Grizzly Peak Brewing Company, 120 W. Washington. Free. 453-2394 (Tues.) & 678-1017 (Thurs.). [map]
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