U-M opera lecturer Abbigail Cote directs U-M students in the acclaimed NYC-based composer Missy Mazzoli and her librettist Royce Vavrek's atmospheric 2018 chamber opera based on Karen Russell's short story. It's about an American family struggling to meet the overwhelming challenges of homesteading during the westward movement of settlers in the late 19th-century. A small chamber orchestra conducted by U-M voice professor Kirk Severtson accompanies. Prerecorded in November in the Power Center.
Online at YouTube.com (search "umich smtd"), available until Jan. 16, 2021. Free.
Weekly Sunday and Tuesday Meditation via Zoom: Deep Spring Center for Meditation and Spiritual Inquiry.more >
Weekly Sunday and Tuesday Meditation via Zoom: Deep Spring Center for Meditation and Spiritual Inquiry.< less
Insight meditation offered via Zoom twice weekly: Sundays 11 am - noon; Wednesdays 9:00 am - 9:30 am, all times Eastern. No experience necessary; all levels of meditators welcome. No instruction.
Get the weekly link, it come to your email each Friday: https:
online - Zoom. Online. Donation. 7344775848. firstname.lastname@example.org https:
Stop by the Library to pick up a wellness kit. Our goal is to bring a little positivity to the community during these trying times. Some items in the wellness kits may include, a free mask, a recipe, an affirmation card, a breathing technique, pre-package skin care, and/or pre-package tea. These items are subject to change based on availability. No registration is necessary for more library information visit ntal.org.
Northfield Township Area Library, 125 Barker Road, Whitmore Lake. Free. 7344490066. email@example.com www.ntal.org
Jan. 5 & 19. All invited to form teams of 4 or 5 persons to compete in a 2-round trivia contest. Solo competitors will be matched up. Questions are geared towards ages 55 & up, but all ages welcome. Prizes (curbside pick up only).
online at bit.ly
Every Tues. AADL staffers share and discuss creative projects they've been working on based on weekly themes TBA. Past themes include "Glue," "Socks," "Triangles," and more.
AADL.tv. Free. 327-4200.
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.
Trivia over zoom tonight at 7pm! There will be a good mix of questions about entertainment, history, pop culture, geography, music, whatever. You do not need to be good at trivia; this is just one fun thing to do while we do it! PM me for the link. Free.
123 Internet Street, 123 Internet Street. Free. firstname.lastname@example.org. email@example.com [map]
Chicago-based writers Trin Garritano and Jenn Bane read from and discuss their new book, an offshoot of their popular podcast which offers tips and tricks to make new friends and keep the old ones.
Online at LiteratiBookstore.com
Jan. 5 & 19. Club members show their digital images (Jan. 5) and digitized prints (Jan. 19) on various topics, including this month's assignment, "Solitude." Also, presentations by Minnesota-based professional photographer Ian Plant on "Visual Design Techniques for Making Stunning Photos" (Jan. 5) and amateur photographer John Santilli on "Cityscapes, Architecture, and Miniature Diorama" (Jan. 19).
For online URL email a2camClub@gmail.com. Free. 327-4781, AnnArborCameraClub.org.
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