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Every Sat. & Sun. 30–minute tour of the museum’s exhibits and galleries, as well as an introduction to some current U-M Biological Sciences research projects. Noon & 2 p.m., MNH, 1105 North University. Check ummnh.org for the latest Covid protocols. Free. Limited capacity. Sign up at the welcome desk. 764–0478.
Daily, except July 4. Three different audiovisual planetarium shows suitable for all ages. Expedition Reef (12:30 p.m.) reveals the secrets of the “rainforests of the sea,” the world’s most vibrant and endangered marine ecosystems. The Sky Tonight (1:30 & 3:30 p.m.) is an exploration of the current night sky, with tips on how to find the cardinal directions, constellations, and planets on your own. Tales of the Maya Skies (2:30 p.m.) immerses viewers in the wonders of Mayan science, examining how Maya scholars developed a sophisticated understanding of astronomy, architecture, and mathematics that enabled them to predict solstices, solar eclipses, weather patterns, and planetary movements. Various times, U-M MNH, 1105 North University. Check ummnh.org for the latest Covid protocols. $8. Limited capacity. 764–0478.
All are invited to take part in this 3-km walk/run fundraiser to benefit the U-M Bone Marrow Transplant Department. Participants encouraged to secure sponsors in advance. To become a sponsor email firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, snacks and music spun by a DJ. 9 a.m., Olson Park, 1515 Dhu Varren Rd. Preregistration required at bit.ly/2022donordash. Donation.
Every Sun. Kids read to adoptable animals to work on reading skills, using their own or provided books. Also, a group read-aloud and a dog meet-and-greet. For kids ages 6–11. No adults. HSHV, 3100 Cherry Hill Rd. $15. Preregistration required at tickettailor.com/events/hshv, email@example.com.
Please join us for Sunday service via Zoom
Every Sun. Livestream talks by Jewel Heart resident spiritual advisor Demo Rinpoche, followed by a discussion facilitated by Jewel Heart staffers. Once a month, Demo Rinpoche presents a story from Jakata Tales, the Indian canon of 547 poems, dated 300 BC-400 AD, that concern the previous births of Gautama Buddha in both human and animal form. The July 10 topic is “The Hare,” a tale about generosity in the lower realms. 11 a.m., for URL preregister at bit.ly/jeweldharmatalk. Free. 994–3387.
Every Sun. Juried market of local handmade arts and crafts, now in its 31st year. 11 a.m.–4 p.m., Farmers Market Pavilion, Kerrytown. Free admission. 913–9622.
Every Sun. All invited to a relaxed pickup game of this spirited team sport played with a flying disc. Note: Overly competitive players are politely asked to leave. 11:15 a.m., Fuller Park, just west of the pool & parking lot (or occasionally across the street). Free. HAC-UltimateList@GoogleGroups.com, 846–9418.
Celebration of the things that fly around us in the Matthaei display gardens includes a display of birds from the Leslie Science & Nature Center, a show of human aerial acrobatics from Ann Arbor Aviary school of aerial and circus arts, and a living beehive display from the Ann Arbor Backyard Beekeepers. Also, a bug hunt, “fairy scavenger hunt,” and a wing-making craft station. 1–4 p.m., Matthaei, 1800 N. Dixboro Rd. Free; metered parking. mbgna.umich.edu/events, 647–7600.
Spiritual class for young people via Zoom. Free, but donations appreciated.
A city naturalist leads a walk through Buttonbush Nature Area, named for the large buttonbush swamp found here. Buttonbush is a 6–12 ft. shrub native to Michigan with unique, long-lasting ball-shaped flowers. Dress for the weather and bring water. 1–2 p.m., meet at the park entrance at the end of Hickory Point Dr. Free. Preregistration recommended at bit.ly/a2stewardworkday. 794–6627.
Join Curiouser Clay at Erratic Ale to craft a one-of-a-kind hanging planter! No experience necessary as the instructor provides all the materials guides you through the entire process. Spend a lovely solo Sunday afternoon creating a unique piece or bring a friend!8080 Grand St Suite 3, Dexter, MI 48130, Chelsea. https://curiouserclay.com/shop#!/Flower-Planters-Wall-Containers-at-Erratic-Ale-7-31/p/470165604/category=0. $68. firstname.lastname@example.org. curiouserclay.com. 17342728615.
(Richard Lester, 1964). The Beatles send up their encounter with fame in this acclaimed mockumentary adventure. 1:30 p.m. (Sun.) & 7:30 p.m. (Tues.). Mask and proof of vaccination (or negative Covid test within 72 hours) required for all patrons over the age of 12. Tickets $10.50 unless otherwise noted (children under 12, students, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8) in advance online (recommended) & at the door. For updated schedule, see MichTheater.org.
Every Wed.–Sun., Apr. 15–Aug. 27. Angie Kane directs the world premiere of Livonia playwright David MacGregor’s drama that imagines the Victorian sleuth, aided by Dr. Watson and Irene Adler, solving the disappearance of world-changing inventions by clients Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison. Cast: David Bendena, Caitlin Cavannaugh, Mark Colson, Sarab Kamoo, Rusty Mewha, and Paul Strobili. 8 p.m. (Thurs.–Sat.), 3 p.m. (Wed., Thurs., & Sat.), & 2 p.m. (Sun.). Purple Rose Theatre, 137 Park St., Chelsea. Mask and proof of vaccination required. Tickets $25–51 in advance at PurpleRoseTheatre.org and by phone, and (if available) at the door. Discounts available for students, seniors, teachers, military personnel, and groups. 433–7673.
Every Sat. & Sun. Hands-on 20-minute family-oriented demo exploring how fossils form, what parts of animals can become fossilized, and many other fossil-related things. For age 5+. 3 p.m., Natural History Museum, 1105 North University. Free. 764–0478.
(Hayao Miyazaki, 1989). Dubbed screening of this coming-of-age anime about a teen witch trying to find her place in the world. 3 p.m. $12.50 in advance online (recommended) & at the door. Ann Arbor 20 (4100 Carpenter, 973–8424), Emagine (1335 E. Michigan Ave., Saline, 316–5500).
Dancing to recorded music spun by DJ Batz and other DJs and a demo by an artist TBA. Food, drinks, and vinyl records for sale. 3–8 p.m., York Food & Drink, 1928 Packard St. email@example.com.
Virtual panel discussion featuring AADL staffers and community members on Zora Neale Hurston's 1937 classic novel about a fiercely independent black woman living in the Jim Crow south. 5–6 p.m., online at AADL.TV. Free. 327-4200.
Every Sun. Players of all skill levels invited to play this challenging strategy board game in person. Game materials provided. 5 p.m. until whenever, Bill’s Beer Garden, 218 S. Ashley St., or Conor O’Neill’s, 318 Main St. Check facebook page bit.ly/annarborgo or email Drew at firstname.lastname@example.org before coming. Free.
Every Sun. All invited to try this boisterous, jingly English ceremonial dance thought to be descended from the 15th-century Spanish moresca. Wear athletic shoes. 6–8 p.m., Ann Arbor Farmers Market, 315 Detroit Street. Free. Email email@example.com or check annarbormorris.org in advance to confirm. 717–1569.
Every Sun. An evening of playing popular board games online. You help decide which game to play at the beginning of the night. Have a pencil and paper handy. 7 p.m., for URL email firstname.lastname@example.org. Free.
Every Sun. Performances by aspiring and experienced comics from former Tonight Show staff writer Chili Challis’s comedy dojo. Emcee is Mark Sweetman. 8 p.m. The Ypsi Alehouse, 124 Pearl St. #100, Ypsilanti. Mask and vaccination encouraged. Free. facebook.com/thetheatershop.