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Food & Beverage - Week of March 11, 2019

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Tuesday


March 2019
 4:30-7 p.m. 

Lenten Fish Dinner: St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.

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Every Fri., Mar. 8-Apr. 12. Hand-battered fried cod, baked tilapia, mac & cheese, sautéed green beans, roasted red potatoes, French fries, salad bar, rolls with butter, and coffee & tea. Fish sticks and grilled cheese for kids. Soda, desserts, & tomato parmesan soup available.
4:30-7 p.m., St. Francis Parish Activities Center, 2250 E. Stadium. $10 (seniors age 62 & over, $9; kids, $6). 769-2550, ext. 0. [map]


 7 p.m.  Free! 

"Dinner & a Movie": Interfaith Council for Peace & Justice Latin America Task Force.

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Screening of Monseñor: The Last Journey of Óscar Romero, Ana Carrigan and Juliet Weber's 2011 documentary about the archbishop of El Salvador who was known as the voice of the poor, disenfranchised, and disappeared. Preceded at 6:30 p.m. by dinner from Pilar's Tamales ($8; reservations required at icpj.org/events-calendar).
7 p.m., St. Mary's Student Parish, 331 Thompson. Free. 663-1870. [map]


 7:30-9:30 p.m.  Free! 

Trivia Night: Sporcle.

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▪︎Prizes for 1st and 2nd place!
▪︎Start times are 7:30 pm and 8:30 pm every Tuesday evening.
▪︎Hosted by AJ Shareen!
🌮Taco Tuesday Deals
- $2 mix and match tacos (minimum of 3 tacos)
- Galbi tacos, Pollo Tacos, Cali tacos
🍻Happy Hour all day Tuesday
- 20% off all draft beers (20 beers on tap!)
- 20% off craft cocktails on tap
- 20% off all wine
- 20% off small bites
▪︎Come see what everyone is talking about!
The Circ Bar, 210 South First Street (2nd Floor). Free. 734-277-3656. www.thecircbar.com [map]


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Thursday


March 2019
 1-3 p.m. 

Pi Day Fundraiser: U-M Turner Senior Wellness Program.

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All invited to taste and judge pies submitted by community members.
1-3 p.m., Turner, 2401 Plymouth Rd. $10. 998-9353. [map]


 5:30 p.m. 

Sauerkraut Supper: Saline American Legion.

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Spaetzle, mashed potatoes and gravy, pork, knockwurst, and dessert. Served family-style. The Legion also hosts a pan-fried walleye dinner the last Wed. of every month ($15).
5:30-7:30 p.m., Saline American Legion Hall, 320 W. Michigan Ave., Saline. $12. 429-7310. [map]


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Friday


March 2019
 4-7 p.m. 

Fish Fry: Saline Knights of Columbus.

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Baked tilapia, beer-battered fried cod, salad, fries, beverages, homemade cheesy potatoes, broccoli salad, coleslaw, mac & cheese, and desserts.
4-7 p.m., St. Andrew's Catholic Church, 910 Austin, Saline. $10 (seniors age 60 & over, $9; kids ages 6-12, $6; age 5 & under, free). 355-8277. [map]


 4:30-7 p.m. 

41st Annual Lenten Fish Fry: Old St. Patrick's Church.

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Every Fri., Mar. 8-Apr. 12. Fried Alaskan pollack, choice of potato or macaroni & cheese, salad bar, and beverage. Desserts available for a nominal additional charge. Be prepared to stand in line, but the food is worth the wait.
4:30-7 p.m., Old St. Pat's parish hall, 5671 Whitmore Lake Rd. at Northfield Church. $9.50 (seniors, $8; children 6-11, $6; children 5 & under, free). 662-8141. [map]


 4:30-7 p.m. 

Fish Fries: St. Mary Roman Catholic Church.

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St. Mary Catholic Church's famous Lenten fish fries served over 4000 last year and they are back again this year. Enjoy a delicious fish dinner each Friday in Lent (with the exception of Good Friday) from March 8 through April 12 from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary Parish Center, 110 Madison Street (behind the Marathon gas station on Main Street in the Village of Manchester). The menu includes fried and baked fish, French fries, baked potatoes, spicy little potatoes, macaroni and cheese, a big salad bar, and delicious desserts. The popular drive-thru take-out is FAST. Just follow the signs to the back of St. Mary Parish Center. Prices range from $11 for adults for a dine-in, all-you-can-eat dinner to $6 for children ages 6 to 10. Take-out and senior citizens are $10. There is no charge for children five and under.
Lenten Fish Fries at St. Mary, Manchester, are unbeatable!
St. Mary Parish Center, 110 Madison Street, Manchester. Range $6 to $11. 734-428-8811. bettyc@umich.edu https://stmarymanchester.org [map]


 4:30-7:30 p.m. 

Fish Fry: Dexter Knights of Columbus.

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Pan-fried cod, baked tilapia, fried clam strips, baked salmon, grilled cheese, and sides. Raffle.
4:30-7:30 p.m., KofC Hall & Banquet Center, 8265 Dexter-Chelsea Rd., Dexter. $12(kids age 5 & under, $8; drive-thru & carry out, $11). 426-5558. [map]


 4:30-7 p.m. 

Lenten Fish Dinner: St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.

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Every Fri., Mar. 8-Apr. 12. Hand-battered fried cod, baked tilapia, mac & cheese, sautéed green beans, roasted red potatoes, French fries, salad bar, rolls with butter, and coffee & tea. Fish sticks and grilled cheese for kids. Soda, desserts, & tomato parmesan soup available.
4:30-7 p.m., St. Francis Parish Activities Center, 2250 E. Stadium. $10 (seniors age 62 & over, $9; kids, $6). 769-2550, ext. 0. [map]


 4:30-7 p.m. 

St. Mary Manchester Fish Fries 2019: St. Mary Roman Catholic Church, Manchester.

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St. Mary Catholic Church's famous Lenten fish fries served over 4000 last year and they are back again this year. Enjoy a delicious fish dinner each Friday in Lent (with the exception of Good Friday) from March 8 through April 12 from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary Parish Center, 110 Madison Street (behind the Marathon gas station on Main Street in the Village of Manchester). The menu includes fried and baked fish, French fries, baked potatoes, spicy little potatoes, macaroni and cheese, a big salad bar, and delicious desserts. The popular drive-thru take-out is FAST. Just follow the signs to the back of St. Mary Parish Center. Prices range from $11 for adults for a dine-in, all-you-can-eat dinner to $6 for children ages 6 to 10. Take-out and senior citizens are $10. There is no charge for children five and under.
Lenten Fish Fries at St. Mary, Manchester, are unbeatable!
St. Mary Parish Center, 110 Madison Street, Manchester. Range $6 to $11 depending on age. 734-428-8811. bettyc@umich.edu stmarymanchester.org [map]



 5-8 p.m. 

Lenten Fish Fry: St. Mary Chelsea Knights of Columbus.

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Every Fri., Mar. 8-Apr. 12.

Baked or fried Atlantic cod, potato, mac & cheese, grilled cheese sandwich, soup, salad bar, beverage, & dessert.
5-8 p.m., St. Mary Catholic Church, 14200 E. Old US-12, Chelsea. $11 (seniors 62 & older, $10; kids 6-11, $6; 5 & under, free). 475-7561. [map]


 6:30-8:30 p.m. 

"Cheese 101": Zingerman's Creamery.

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Discussion & tastings of the 7 major varieties of cheese, with bread and other accompaniments.
6:30-8:30 p.m., Zingerman's Creamery, 3723 Plaza Dr. $40. Reservations required. 929-0500. [map]


 7-8:30 p.m.  Free! 

"International Sauces with Keegan Rodgers": Ann Arbor District Library.

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Lakehouse Bakery (Chelsea) owner Keegan Rodgers shares recipes for making curry, the 5 "mother sauces" of French cooking, and Mexican mole. Tastings. For grade 6-adult.
7-8:30 p.m., AADL Downtown Secret Lab, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Free. 327-4200. [map]


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Saturday


March 2019
 Noon-2 a.m. 

St. Patty's Pre Party!.

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🍀CIRC'S ST PATTY'S PRE-PARTY!!!🍀
Circ Saturday's takes a hiatus for an ALL DAY long Irish celebration...and we'll open again on St. Patty's day at 7am to do it all over again! An Irish buffet and Irish inspired drinks!
🍀Doors open at NOON!!!
🍀$5 cover all day long. 21+
🍀 DJ Stevie B http://www.djsteviebeats.com
🍀 DJ PK
🍀 KJ Stephon (Karaoke)
🍀 Irish Dancers
Free Irish Buffet:
🍀 Shepards Pie
🍀 Corned Beef Hash
🍀 Cabbage Rolls
🍀 Apple Dump Cake
DRINK SPECIALS
🍀 Green Beer $4
🍀 Jameson Shots $5
🍀 Irish Breakfast Shots $4
🍀 Guinness $5
🍀 Mimosa Pitchers $12
🍀 Bottle of Rosé Wine $20
🍀 Bottle of Champagne $20
The Circ Bar, 210 South First Street (2nd Floor). $5 cover all day. 734-277-3656. hello@thecircbar.com www.thecircbar.com [map]



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Sunday


March 2019
 9:30-11:30 a.m. 

"Yerba Mate Tea & Talk": Zingerman's Coffee Company.

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Staffers demonstrate how to make this South American tea using a traditional gourd and bombilla (metal straw), which participants then take home.
9:30-11:30 a.m., Zingerman's Coffee Company, 3723 Plaza Dr. $55. Reservations required. 929-6060. [map]


 1:30 p.m. 

"Jesuit Pear Grafting and Tasting": Slow Food Huron Valley.

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Brines Farm owner Shannon Brines leads a hands-on demo of grafting Jesuit pear scions onto rootstock. Grafts to take home for planting. Followed by tastings of Jesuit Pear dishes made by Detroit-area chefs.
1:30-4:30 p.m., Blom Meadworks, 100 S. Fourth Ave. Tickets $20 each for grafting demo & tasting; $35 for both (discounts for Slow Food members) in advance at. 548-9729. [map]
 






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