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Festivals, Fairs, Shows, & Sales - Week of September 10, 2018

There's plenty of art and art fairs in Ann Arbor those other 361 days a year. A busy museum and gallery circuit provides many openings and shows to choose from. Each month you'll find antique shows, charity sales, and community festivals.





 
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Monday


September 2018
 1:45 p.m.  Free! 

Tashlich Observance: Temple Beth Emeth.

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Traditional readings and familiar songs to celebrate the Jewish New Year. Attendees throw bread crumbs into the river to symbolize casting away sins. All ages welcome.
1:45 p.m., Riverside Park, Depot Town, Ypsilanti. Free. 665-4744.


 4:30 p.m.  Free! 

"Birthday of the World Rosh Hashanah Celebration": Temple Beth Emeth.

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All families with preschoolers invited for songs, storytelling, and birthday cake to celebrate Rosh Hashanah, which is sometimes referred to as the birthday of the world.
4:30 p.m., TBE, 2309 Packard. Free. 665-4744. [map]


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Tuesday


September 2018
 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  Free! 

20th Anniversary Celebration: U-M Turner Senior Wellness Program.

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Sept. 11-14. All invited. Complete details available at med.umich.edu/community/tswp.

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Sept. 11: "Arts & Eats." Cooking demos include "Risotto & Veggie Carving" (10 a.m.), "Philly Cheese Steak" (noon), and "Taste of Mexico" (3 p.m.).

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Sept. 12: Lectures on "Lessons Learned about Dementia Risk" (10 a.m.), "Taking Care of Our Skin as We Age" (1 p.m.), and "Aging Well with the Cards You've Been Dealt" (3 p.m.).

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Sept. 13: "Rec & Tech." Free 1-on-1 drop-in assistance with computers, email, cell phones, and other tech questions (10 a.m.-4 p.m.). Also, a Mah-Jongg Tournament (10 a.m.-noon), Chess Tournament (1-4 p.m.), and Bridge Tournament (noon-4 p.m.). Spectators welcome; preregistration required for participants.

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Sept. 14: "Move Your Body and Celebrate." Open house & live music TBA. Activities include exercise classes (10 a.m., 12:30 & 1:10 p.m.) and cake cutting and remarks (2:30 p.m.).

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10 a.m.-4 p.m., Turner, 2401 Plymouth Rd. Free, preregistration required. 998-9353. [map]


 4-7 p.m. 

Cobblestone Farm Market.

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Every Tues. May 22-Oct. 23. With a variety of children's activities and/or musical entertainment from 5-7 p.m. each week. Also, live farm animals and tours of the restored 1844 Ticknor-Campbell farmhouse and cabin. Sept. 4: Team Love. Versatile local acoustic trio. Sept. 11: Bohemian Ru'sters. Eclectic mix of folk, blues, rock, and country covers and originals by local musicians Ru Knoedler and Dave Williams. Sept. 18: Jerry, Sabina, and the Red Ukulele. Covers of 20th-century popular music. Sept. 25: Isosceles. Local vocal pop trio. Oct. 2 & 23: Chuck Swanagon. Local folk-rock and Americana guitarist. Oct. 9: Bohemian Ru'sters. Eclectic mix of folk, blues, rock, and country covers and originals by local musicians Ru Knoedler and Dave Williams. Oct. 16: Jerry, Sabina, and the Red Ukulele. Covers of 20th-century popular music.
4-7 p.m., Cobblestone Farm, 2781 Packard. Free admission. 904-9621. [map]


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Wednesday


September 2018
 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  Free! 

20th Anniversary Celebration: U-M Turner Senior Wellness Program.

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Sept. 11-14. All invited. Complete details available at med.umich.edu/community/tswp.

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Sept. 11: "Arts & Eats." Cooking demos include "Risotto & Veggie Carving" (10 a.m.), "Philly Cheese Steak" (noon), and "Taste of Mexico" (3 p.m.).

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Sept. 12: Lectures on "Lessons Learned about Dementia Risk" (10 a.m.), "Taking Care of Our Skin as We Age" (1 p.m.), and "Aging Well with the Cards You've Been Dealt" (3 p.m.).

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Sept. 13: "Rec & Tech." Free 1-on-1 drop-in assistance with computers, email, cell phones, and other tech questions (10 a.m.-4 p.m.). Also, a Mah-Jongg Tournament (10 a.m.-noon), Chess Tournament (1-4 p.m.), and Bridge Tournament (noon-4 p.m.). Spectators welcome; preregistration required for participants.

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Sept. 14: "Move Your Body and Celebrate." Open house & live music TBA. Activities include exercise classes (10 a.m., 12:30 & 1:10 p.m.) and cake cutting and remarks (2:30 p.m.).

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10 a.m.-4 p.m., Turner, 2401 Plymouth Rd. Free, preregistration required. 998-9353. [map]


 2-6 p.m.  Free! 

Chelsea Farmers Market.

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Kids activities, 9:30-11 a.m. on 2nd Sat. each month and market basket giveaway on last Sat. each month, along with live entertainment TBA every Sat., June-Sept. Also, every Wed., May-Oct., The Bushel Basket Market: The Farmers Market at the St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Hospital (2-6 p.m., hospital overflow parking area adjacent to the U-M Family Practice building, near the South Campus entrance off Old US-12), which focuses on healthy produce from local farmers.
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.


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Thursday


September 2018
 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  Free! 

20th Anniversary Celebration: U-M Turner Senior Wellness Program.

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Sept. 11-14. All invited. Complete details available at med.umich.edu/community/tswp.

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Sept. 11: "Arts & Eats." Cooking demos include "Risotto & Veggie Carving" (10 a.m.), "Philly Cheese Steak" (noon), and "Taste of Mexico" (3 p.m.).

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Sept. 12: Lectures on "Lessons Learned about Dementia Risk" (10 a.m.), "Taking Care of Our Skin as We Age" (1 p.m.), and "Aging Well with the Cards You've Been Dealt" (3 p.m.).

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Sept. 13: "Rec & Tech." Free 1-on-1 drop-in assistance with computers, email, cell phones, and other tech questions (10 a.m.-4 p.m.). Also, a Mah-Jongg Tournament (10 a.m.-noon), Chess Tournament (1-4 p.m.), and Bridge Tournament (noon-4 p.m.). Spectators welcome; preregistration required for participants.

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Sept. 14: "Move Your Body and Celebrate." Open house & live music TBA. Activities include exercise classes (10 a.m., 12:30 & 1:10 p.m.) and cake cutting and remarks (2:30 p.m.).

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10 a.m.-4 p.m., Turner, 2401 Plymouth Rd. Free, preregistration required. 998-9353. [map]


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Friday


September 2018
 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  Free! 

20th Anniversary Celebration: U-M Turner Senior Wellness Program.

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Sept. 11-14. All invited. Complete details available at med.umich.edu/community/tswp.

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Sept. 11: "Arts & Eats." Cooking demos include "Risotto & Veggie Carving" (10 a.m.), "Philly Cheese Steak" (noon), and "Taste of Mexico" (3 p.m.).

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Sept. 12: Lectures on "Lessons Learned about Dementia Risk" (10 a.m.), "Taking Care of Our Skin as We Age" (1 p.m.), and "Aging Well with the Cards You've Been Dealt" (3 p.m.).

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Sept. 13: "Rec & Tech." Free 1-on-1 drop-in assistance with computers, email, cell phones, and other tech questions (10 a.m.-4 p.m.). Also, a Mah-Jongg Tournament (10 a.m.-noon), Chess Tournament (1-4 p.m.), and Bridge Tournament (noon-4 p.m.). Spectators welcome; preregistration required for participants.

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Sept. 14: "Move Your Body and Celebrate." Open house & live music TBA. Activities include exercise classes (10 a.m., 12:30 & 1:10 p.m.) and cake cutting and remarks (2:30 p.m.).

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10 a.m.-4 p.m., Turner, 2401 Plymouth Rd. Free, preregistration required. 998-9353. [map]


 3:30-5:30 p.m.  Free! 

20th Anniversary Celebration: U-M Silver Club.

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Show of art by members who have participated over the last 20 years in the club's programs for those with memory loss and dementia. Also, live music, a photo booth, a bean bag toss, Therapaws dogs, and info about Silver Club programs. Refreshments.
3:30-5:30 p.m., Turner Senior Resource Center, 2401 Plymouth Rd., ste. C. Free. 998-9352. [map]


 4-7 p.m.  Free! 

"Cars on the Green": Dixboro Farmers Market.

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Show of restored cars and other vehicles. Dogs on short leashes welcome. Food available. Rain date: Sept. 21.
4-7 p.m., Dixboro Village Green, 4221 Church. Free, but donations accepted. 707-1607. [map]


 5-9 p.m. 

Just Between Friends Sale.

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Sale of maternity items, baby and children's clothes, toys, and baby gear.
5-9 p.m. (Fri.), 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Sat.), & 9 a.m.-2 p.m. (Sun.), Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. $3 admission on Fri. & Sat.; free admission on Sun. (with many items half price). Free admission tickets available in advance at annarbor.jbfsale.com. (423) 304-1037, 649-5353. [map]


 6 p.m. 

"Close Encounters": The Creature Conservancy Fundraiser.

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Under the Radar Michigan (PBS) host Tom Daldin hosts a dinner highlighted by a presentation of exotic animals from the Creature Conservancy and from the Columbus Zoo. Also, wine & beer and a chance to explore the conservancy. Age 21 & over only.
6-9:30 p.m., The Creature Conservancy, 4940 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. Tickets $175 in advance only at thecreatureconservancy.org. 929-9324. [map]


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Saturday


September 2018
 8 a.m.-1 p.m.  Free! 

Chelsea Farmers Market.

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Kids activities, 9:30-11 a.m. on 2nd Sat. each month and market basket giveaway on last Sat. each month, along with live entertainment TBA every Sat., June-Sept. Also, every Wed., May-Oct., The Bushel Basket Market: The Farmers Market at the St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Hospital (2-6 p.m., hospital overflow parking area adjacent to the U-M Family Practice building, near the South Campus entrance off Old US-12), which focuses on healthy produce from local farmers.
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.


 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Just Between Friends Sale.

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Sale of maternity items, baby and children's clothes, toys, and baby gear.
5-9 p.m. (Fri.), 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Sat.), & 9 a.m.-2 p.m. (Sun.), Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. $3 admission on Fri. & Sat.; free admission on Sun. (with many items half price). Free admission tickets available in advance at annarbor.jbfsale.com. (423) 304-1037, 649-5353. [map]


 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 

Exotic Plant Sale: Michigan Cactus & Succulent Society/Southeast Michigan Bromeliad Society.

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Sept. 15 & 16. Show and sale of bromeliads, cacti, succulents, and air plants. Also, a sale of growing supplies, books, art prints, and note cards.
10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., U-M Matthaei Botanical Gardens, 1800 N. Dixboro. Free admission; metered parking. (248) 380-7359. [map]


 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  Free! 

September Special Books Sale: Friends of the Ann Arbor District Library.

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September Sale of Special Books, high quality, special interest, hard to find. Hundreds of fine books at exceptional prices!
Ann Arbor District Library Downtown Branch Multi-purpose Room, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Free. 734-332-7774. info@faadl.org faadl.org [map]


 10 a.m.  Free! 

Tractor Pull: Michigan Tractor Pullers Association.

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Sept. 1 & 15. A day of old-time tractor-pullin' fun, with farm stock, classic, and antique classes, as well as 4WD pickups. The vehicles pull against a weight transfer machine that makes the weight heavier as the pull progresses. Particularly exciting is the rowdy farm stock class, which has no speed limit out of the gate. "We go as fast as our horsepower allows," says an organizer. Concessions.
9 a.m. (Sept. 1), & 10 a.m. (Sept. 15), Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. Free admission. 429-3145. [map]


 11 a.m.-8 p.m. 

6th Annual Ann Arbor Russian Festival: St. Vladimir Russian Orthodox Church.

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Sept. 15 & 16. Russian food and drinks, including blini, shashlik (kebab), pelmeni (dumplings), Russian potato salad, and more. Live entertainment by the Academy of Russian Classical Ballet, Michigan singer-songwriter Lawrence "Doc" Probes, balalaika player Michael Pastukhov, the St. Vladimir Dance Group, and others. Also, a tearoom with Russian sweets, an infused vodka tasting (Sun. 2:30 p.m.), church tours, a sale of Russian souvenirs, and a kids corner with a bounce house, playground, coloring, games, and ice cream.
11 a.m.-8 p.m. (Sat.) & 1-7 p.m. (Sun.), St. Vladimir Church, 9900 Jackson, Dexter. Free admission. 475-4590, AnnArborRussianFestival.org. [map]
 


 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 

7th Annual Taste Of Health: Grass Lake Sanctuary.

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Let food transform how you feel!
*Taste & discover gourmet plant-based recipes.
*Enjoy inspiring Talks & Demos in a peaceful nature setting.
*Learn why foods like Brazil nuts help lower anxiety.
*Sample amazing vegan chocolate treats!
*Get the scoop on herbal teas for health, mood & personality.
*Raffles for healthy gift baskets, body care & cooking items!
*And Much More!
To register or for more info, visit: www.tasteofhealthgls.org
All proceeds benefit Grass Lake Sanctuary.
Grass Lake Sanctuary, 18580 Grass Lake Road, Manchester. $25 before Aug 31st // $35 after Aug 31st. tasteofhealthgls@gmail.com www.tasteofhealthgls.org [map]



 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 

Country Fair: Wiard's Orchards.

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Every Sat. & Sun., Sept. 8-Oct. 28, and every Wed.-Fri. beginning Sept. 28. 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, and much more. New this year: a Corn Queen Combine playground. Weekends only: a Noah's Ark inflatable, a giant slide, a bungee run, and more. Pony rides, paintball, and other activities available Sat. & Sun. for an extra charge. Cider and donuts available. No pets.
11 a.m.-6 p.m. (Sat. & Sun.) and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Wed.-Fri.), Wiard's Orchards, 5565 Merritt Rd. (east of Carpenter), Ypsilanti. Weekend admission: $17.99 (babies under 2, free). Weekday admission: $13.99 (babies, free). 390-9211. [map]


 11 a.m. 

Wiard's Orchards & Country Fair: Wiard's Orchards.

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Fun for the entire family! Wiard's Country Fair offers: U Pick Apples and Pumpkins, Fresh Cider and Donuts , Corn Maze, Mini Golf, Pony Rides, Wagon Rides through Valley View Western Town, Fire Engine Rides, Valley View Mountain Slides, Animal Petting Farm, Paintball, Inflatables, Country Store and More!
Wiard's Orchards, Inc., 5565 Merritt Rd. Varies check website. 734-482-7744. rtimbers@wiards.com www.wiards.com [map]



 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 

"7th Annual Taste of Health": Grass Lake Sanctuary Fundraiser.

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Talks and demos on food-related issues, plant-based food samples & recipes, raffles, and more.
11 a.m.-4 p.m., Grass Lake Sanctuary, 18580 Grass Lake Rd., Manchester. $35 in advance & at the door. tasteofhealthgls.org, tasteofhealthgls@gmail.com. [map]


 1 p.m. 

Music in the Park: Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission.

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Head over to Rolling Hills County Park for a great way to wind down the summer with a musical afternoon in the park! The event will feature lawn games and live music played by the Tequila Mockingbirds. Bring your own picnic or buy treats at the concession stand. Free with park entrance fee.
Rolling Hills County Park, 7660 Stony Creek Rd., Ypsilanti. Free w/ Vehicle Entry. 734-484-9676. parkinsons@washtenaw.org https://mi-washtenawcounty.civicplus.com/2265/8030/Music-in-the-Park [map]


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Sunday


September 2018
 9 a.m.-4 p.m.  Free! 

Eventing Horse Show: Cobblestone Farms.

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Sept. 16 & Oct. 28. Horses and riders compete in dressage, cross country riding, and stadium jumping. Concessions.
9 a.m.-4 p.m., Cobblestone Farms, 5601 Zeeb Rd., Dexter. Free. 369-2633. [map]


 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 

Just Between Friends Sale.

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Sale of maternity items, baby and children's clothes, toys, and baby gear.
5-9 p.m. (Fri.), 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Sat.), & 9 a.m.-2 p.m. (Sun.), Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. $3 admission on Fri. & Sat.; free admission on Sun. (with many items half price). Free admission tickets available in advance at annarbor.jbfsale.com. (423) 304-1037, 649-5353. [map]


 9 a.m.-3 p.m.  Free! 

National Drive Electric Week: Michigan Electric Auto Association, Plug in America, and the Sierra Club.

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Have you been curious about the new electric vehicles offered by many of the car companies? Wondering about all the questions surrounding this change in transportation? Hesitant to find out if these vehicles will work for you? Come see the latest electric vehicles, drive some of the vehicles currently available for sale, and talk to owners about their experiences buying and owning an electric vehicle.
The Ann Arbor Drive Electric Week event has been going on for over 5 years, growing each year and always has a wide variety of vehicles so that interested people can see everything on the market in one place.
Whole Foods Market, 990 W Eisenhower Pkwy. Free. 734 717 0916. larrytuttle@gmail.com https://sites.google.com/site/michiganelectricautos/ [map]



 10 a.m  Free! 

"Event to support Alpha Gamma Delta Foundation to Fight Hunger": Vosenna, Alpha Gamma Delta.

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Vosenna has teamed up with Alpha Gamma Delta at the University of Michigan to make Sept. 16th Alpha Gamma Delta Foundation Day at Vosenna.
5% of all sales that day (10 am - 8 pm) will be donated to the Alpha Gamma Delta Foundation with the purpose of fighting hunger. Full plates, full hearts, full minds.
Vosenna, 2386 E. Stadium Blvd. Free. 734-929-4356. info@vosenna.com www.vosenna.com [map]



 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 

22nd Annual Orphan Car Show: Ypsilanti Automotive Heritage Collection Fundraiser.

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Display of extremely rare "orphan cars" whose parent companies are long out of business, such as Studebaker, DeSoto, DeLorean, Austin-Healey, Bristol, and others. 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., cars drive by with narration by several automotive historians.
10 a.m.-4 p.m., Riverside Park, Ypsilanti. $7 (kids age 11 & under accompanied by an adult, free). 482-5200.


 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 

Exotic Plant Sale: Michigan Cactus & Succulent Society/Southeast Michigan Bromeliad Society.

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Sept. 15 & 16. Show and sale of bromeliads, cacti, succulents, and air plants. Also, a sale of growing supplies, books, art prints, and note cards.
10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., U-M Matthaei Botanical Gardens, 1800 N. Dixboro. Free admission; metered parking. (248) 380-7359. [map]


 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 

Country Fair: Wiard's Orchards.

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Every Sat. & Sun., Sept. 8-Oct. 28, and every Wed.-Fri. beginning Sept. 28. 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, and much more. New this year: a Corn Queen Combine playground. Weekends only: a Noah's Ark inflatable, a giant slide, a bungee run, and more. Pony rides, paintball, and other activities available Sat. & Sun. for an extra charge. Cider and donuts available. No pets.
11 a.m.-6 p.m. (Sat. & Sun.) and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Wed.-Fri.), Wiard's Orchards, 5565 Merritt Rd. (east of Carpenter), Ypsilanti. Weekend admission: $17.99 (babies under 2, free). Weekday admission: $13.99 (babies, free). 390-9211. [map]


 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 

The Sunday Artisan Market.

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Every Sun., except Sept. 9. Juried market that features local handmade arts and crafts. Artist demos, noon-3 p.m., include a hand-carved eagle (Sept. 2), a paper and ribbon bouquet (Sept. 16), and a Pandora-style bracelet (Sept. 30). Also, the Humane Society brings adoptable pets to the market on Sept. 30.
11 a.m.-4 p.m., Farmers Market, Kerrytown. Free admission. 913-9622. [map]


 11 a.m. 

Wiard's Orchards & Country Fair: Wiard's Orchards.

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Fun for the entire family! Wiard's Country Fair offers: U Pick Apples and Pumpkins, Fresh Cider and Donuts , Corn Maze, Mini Golf, Pony Rides, Wagon Rides through Valley View Western Town, Fire Engine Rides, Valley View Mountain Slides, Animal Petting Farm, Paintball, Inflatables, Country Store and More!
Wiard's Orchards, Inc., 5565 Merritt Rd. Varies check website. 734-482-7744. rtimbers@wiards.com www.wiards.com [map]



 1-7 p.m. 

6th Annual Ann Arbor Russian Festival: St. Vladimir Russian Orthodox Church.

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Sept. 15 & 16. Russian food and drinks, including blini, shashlik (kebab), pelmeni (dumplings), Russian potato salad, and more. Live entertainment by the Academy of Russian Classical Ballet, Michigan singer-songwriter Lawrence "Doc" Probes, balalaika player Michael Pastukhov, the St. Vladimir Dance Group, and others. Also, a tearoom with Russian sweets, an infused vodka tasting (Sun. 2:30 p.m.), church tours, a sale of Russian souvenirs, and a kids corner with a bounce house, playground, coloring, games, and ice cream.
11 a.m.-8 p.m. (Sat.) & 1-7 p.m. (Sun.), St. Vladimir Church, 9900 Jackson, Dexter. Free admission. 475-4590, AnnArborRussianFestival.org. [map]
 


 1-4 p.m.  Free! 

September Special Books Sale: Friends of the Ann Arbor District Library.

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September Sale of Special Books, high quality, special interest, hard to find. Hundreds of fine books at exceptional prices!
Ann Arbor District Library Downtown Branch Multi-purpose Room, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Free. 734-332-7774. info@faadl.org faadl.org [map]


 1-3 p.m. 

"Monarch Migration Festival": Leslie Science and Nature Center.

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All invited to watch the release of tagged monarch butterflies. Also, games and other activities to learn about their life cycle and the LSNC's role as a way station for migrating monarchs. Face painting.
1-3 p.m. Leslie Science & Nature Center, 1831 Traver Rd. $5. Preregistration requested. 997-1553. [map]


 2-5 p.m. 

10th Annual Harvest Festival: Pittsfield Township Parks & Recreation.

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Family-friendly event with tours of the farmhouse & buildings, historic photo & artifact displays, and info about the Pittsfield Historical Society's ongoing efforts to restore and preserve the historic 1832 Sutherland-Wilson farmstead. Also, a petting farm, hayrides, face painting, balloon animals, a pumpkin patch ($2-$6 per pumpkin), and performances by the popular teen folk ensemble Saline Fiddlers Philharmonic (2:15-3 p.m.) and the Garden City Silver Strings Dulcimer Society (4-5 p.m.). Sale of hot dogs, baked goods, and rocking horses, bird feeders, chairs, & other handmade crafts to benefit the Pittsfield Historical Society.
2-5 p.m., Sutherland Wilson Farm Museum, 797 W. Textile Rd. (west of S. State), Pittsfield Twp. $5 (youth ages 3-15, $3; kids age 2 & under, free). 822-2120. [map]


 2-4 p.m.  Free! 

"Fall Open House": Jewish Cultural Society.

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All invited to learn about the JCS. Also, light refreshments and kids crafts.
2-4 p.m., County Farm Park, 2230 Platt. Free. 975-9872. [map]


 4-8 p.m. 

"Farm to Table Fabulous Feast": 5 Healthy Towns.

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Dinner with locally produced fruit and vegetables, meat, wine, and beer prepared by local chefs. Followed by dancing to the Palooka Brothers old-time string band. Age 21 & older only.
4-8 p.m., Alber's Orchard & Cider Mill, 13011 Bethel Church Rd., Manchester. $50 in advance only at eventbrite.com (search for "5 Healthy Towns"). spersonke@silvermaples.org. [map]





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