Online screening of Lori Felker's 2018 documentary portrait of this post-punk artist and self-proclaimed alien hybrid.
Online anytime between Sept. 9-Oct. 13 at aafilmfest.org
All invited to run or walk a 5k on a marked course. Medals and t-shirts.
Anytime from Sept. 19-Oct. 18, Rolling Hills County Park, 7660 Stony Creek Rd., Ypsilanti. $15, preregistration required at ParksOnline.eWashtenaw.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
Sept. 28-Oct. 2. The 21st annual Senior Living & Housing Awareness Week, online this year, features talks exploring a variety of housing issues for seniors. For a complete schedule of workshops (preregistration required) and resources, see med.umich.edu
Times and locations TBA; for updates, see med.umich.edu
Please join us for a discussion of metaphysics. Free, but donations appreciated.
Zoom. Free. Online. 734-327-0270. Interfaithspirit.org
Every Sat. & Sun., Sept. 12-Oct. 31, and every Wed.-Fri. Sept. 16-Oct. 30. A carnival atmosphere with a variety of family-oriented fall activities on this 6th-generation family farm. Wagon rides, a petting farm, a corn maze, a Corn Queen Combine playground, and much more. Weekends only: a Noah's Ark inflatable, a giant slide, a bungee run, and more. Apple cannon & paintball shooting gallery available Sat. & Sun. for an extra charge. Cider and donuts available. No pets.
11 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Wiard's Orchards, 5565 Merritt Rd., Ypsilanti. Weekend admission: $20; weekday admission: $15; kids age 2 & under, free. 390-9211. [map]
Every Mon., Wed., & Fri. All ages invited to follow basic prerecorded movements. No equipment necessary. Tai Chi (noon-12:30 p.m.) and "Walking off the Pounds," walking in place (12:30-1 p.m.).
Various times, for online meeting URL call 998-9353. Free.
Area vendors, all from within 90 miles of Chelsea. Each month, kids activities TBA, market basket giveaway on the last Sat. & Wed., along with live entertainment every Sat. (10:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. or so) & last Wed. only (3-5 p.m. or so), June-Oct.
8 a.m.-1 p.m., Chelsea Farmers Market, parking lot on Park St. (east off Main St. between the library and the Methodist church), Chelsea. Free admission. 475-6402. [map]
"Bicycling for Fun & Fitness on Paved Trails": U-M Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Shared Interest Groups.more >
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Every Wed. Slow-paced group ride. Beginners welcome.
Various locations, preregistration required at OLLI-umich.org. $70 for fall season (members, $45); $25 annual membership fee. 998-9351.
Every Mon. & Wed. Learning from the Heart founder Katy Held leads a series of movements that help reduce stress and enhance brain function. Suitable for all ages.
For online meeting URL call 998-9353 or email TSWP.email@example.com. Free.
Sept. 23 & 30 and Oct. 7. 3-part discussion series hosted by Clements assistant curator of manuscripts Jayne Ptolemy and panelists TBA. Sept. 23: In Plain Sight: Looking for Women's History in the Archives. Sept. 30: A Taste of History: Cookbooks in the Archives. Oct. 7: Building the Archives: Women's Influence as Librarians, Curators and Collectors.
4 p.m., for meeting URL preregister at myumi.ch
This Ghanaian writer and University of Bristol (UK) international politics professor reads from His Only Wife, her brand-new novel about a young seamstress in Ghana who marries a wealthy businessman. Kirkus Reviews calls it "A Crazy Rich Asians for West Africa." Questions & commentary throughout by NYC-based fiction writer and journalist Kaitlyn Greenidge. Q&A.
6 p.m., for online meeting URL see LiteratiBookstore.com. Free. 585-5567.
Every Wed. Drop-in guided outdoor "slow flow" yoga sessions. All levels welcome, no experience necessary. Please bring your own mat and wear a mask.
7 p.m. (Aug. 12) & 6 p.m. (Aug. 19 & 26). Independence Lake County Park, 3200 Jennings, Dexter. $10. Check Washtenaw.org
We are so excited to announce our fall production will be... drumroll please... A MUSICAL THEATRE MASTERCLASS! Our 8 week acting, singing, and dancing workshop will help both seasoned and unseasoned actors train to be that triple threat! We will have 2 separate casts, a grades K-5 cast as well as a cast for grades 6-12. The experience will culminate in a BROADWAY MUSICAL THEATRE SHOWCASE, where young artists will have the opportunity to perform a song and/or monologue live on ZOOM! Spots are limited, so sign up now! Visit www.PYTMI.com
Zoom virtual show, N/A. Online. $150.. 734-660-2966. firstname.lastname@example.org www.pyti.com
We're bringing the Ann Arbor Film Festival back to the big screen! To get our community together, we're hosting a Drive-In featuring 10+ of the best experimental and avant-garde films from the 58th AAFF. Space is limited, with only 22 spots available, so get your tickets soon! Check out program details below.
Weber's Ann Arbor Parking Lot, 3050 Jackson Rd. $25 per car. 248-761-0340. Info@aafilmfest.org Aafilmfest.org [map]
Every Wed. All male singers invited to join the weekly online rehearsals of this local barbershop harmony chorus.
For online meeting URL email info@HVharmonizers.org. Free to visitors (annual dues for those who join). 796-7467.
Every Wed. All crocheters, knitters, cross stitchers, hand quilters, and other handiworkers invite to work on their projects with other crafters. Questions welcome, help available.
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