For your reading enjoyment this week, just click on the name of the newsletter or venue to be taken directly to it. Some of the events planned are highlighted below but be sure to follow the links to insure that you are not missing out on any events that may be of special interest to you.
This is a new issue for the important upcoming holiday season so just to clicking on the name above to read the entire Nov/December issue. Many special events and sales are planned in the next two months.
STORYVILLE – Saturday, Nov 18th at Noon through the end of December – Town Square
Santa and a few of his celebrity friends from Northville will “open the book” on StoryVille at the Town Square. 24 merchants will decorate their store windows to tell classic holiday stories including, “Rudolph” – “The Nutcracker” – “Frosty” and some of the newest stories like James Patterson’s just released, “The Candies Save Christmas”. Visitors will be able to listen to local celebrities reading the stories on speakers outside the stores – or – on their personal devices by visiting enjoynorthville.com. This free, family-friendly event runs through the end of December.
Northville Art House/215 W. Cady Street/248-344-0497/Northville Art House website
The exhibition includes photography, paintings, ceramics, fibers, jewelry and more – all measure 12 inches or less in all dimensions. All works are for sale and most can be purchased for less than $300, making them perfect holiday gifts. Purchased art is available to take home starting on Dec. 1 at the First Friday Reception. You can visit Tuesday through Friday from 12-5 p.m. and Saturdays from 12-4 p.m. This is a great way to find a unique holiday gift for the person that has everything!
Northville Holiday Home tour tickets now on sale – Nov 17th – 10 am to 4 pm and Nov 18th – 10 am to 4 pm
Guests of the Holiday Home Tour will tour five beautiful, privately owned Northville homes that have been decorated for the holidays. Tickets for the 2017 Holiday Home Tour are $25 if purchased in advance by clicking here or by phone: 248-374-0200. Tickets are limited and the tour does sell out nearly every year.
Grab your friends and come celebrate Thanksgiving at the Community Center! Enjoying a Traditional Feast of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, cranberry
sauce, vegetable, and beverages. Entertainment by: Mike Wolverton. Cost $15
Although their relationship works in the city, things begin to fall apart for buttoned-up Manhattanizes Everett and Meredith when they visit the suburbs for the
holidays to stay with Everett’s Family. Cast: Rachel McAdams, Dermot Mulroney, Sarah Jessica Parker
Get together with your friends or make new ones by signing up to go out to lunch with other Northville Seniors! A local Restaurant will be chosen and reserved for the group. This social group meets once a month at 11:30am. Please register at the Senior Desk. Upcoming Dates & Restaurants: Nov 28: Rocky’s of Northville,
Dec 20: Tirami Su
Crystal is not just an ice show, it’s the very first experience on ice from Cirque du Soleil. Watch world-class ice skaters and acrobats claim their new frozen playground with speed and fluidity as they challenge the laws of gravity with never-before-seen acrobatics. A new kind of performance as Cirque du Soleil meets the ice to defy all expectations. Trip includes: Transportation & show tickets. Meal on your own before the show at the new Little Caesars arena.
Try your luck at the MotorCity Casino in Detroit. You will have approximately 5 hours to play games, eat and explore the casino. The bus will depart at 10am from the parking lot across from the post office. Register today because there is limited space! $15 No refunds.
212 West Cady Street/248-349-3020
Rosie the Riveter – Tuesday, Nov 14th – 7 to 8:30 pm
This program will be a tribute to the women who put together the planes that carried the war to the enemy in World War II. You will see and hear about the challenges and experiences of women working in the Willow Run Plant. There will be Tribute Rosie re-enactors as well as some of the Original Rosies at the program.
New York Philharmonic Bernstein’s Philharmonic: A Centennial Festival – Nov 17th to Nov 19th
Family Afternoon with Little Golden Books – Saturday, Nov 18th – 1 to 4 pm
Office Hours by Norm Foster – Nov 16th to Dec 23rd
Six different stories in six different offices across a city, cleverly intertwined into one hell of a good time. From an overweight jockey to a desperate movie producer, from a domineering mother to a Week-at-a-Glance salesman, the play’s characters are all intent on holding their lives together by keeping reality at bay.
Click here to reserve your seats online.
Treasures from Grandma’s Attic – Saturday, Nov 18th – 9am to 3pm
A cornucopia of “treasures” will be at the Alexander Blue House including collectibles and some vintage items. Come shop from a variety of vendors. You never know what you will find in “Grandma’s Attic.”
CRANBROOK INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE
39221 Woodward Avenue/Bloomfield Hills/248- 645-3200