Newletters and Events Week of November 19, 2017

By | November 19, 2017

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.

 Traveling Gypsies Pop-Up Vintage Market – December 2nd – 11am to 4pm
The Village Workshop (455 E. Cady)
This vintage-inspired Pop-Up Shop features jewelry, clothing and décor for sale. There’s also live entertainment.  No cost to attend. To learn more about the Traveling Gypsies please click here.
Northville Art House Small Works Juried All-Media Exhibition – Nov 3 to Dec 16th
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.  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!

INSPIRE – NORTHVILLE SENIOR CITIZENS NEWSLETTER
Community Center/303 W Main St/248- 349-4140

MotorCity Casino—Detroit – Tuesday, Dec 5th – 10 am to 4 pm
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

Estate Planning for Women – Monday, Dec 4th, 7:00 pm
Learn about the special estate planning needs that women have, and how to build or revise an estate plan to meet specific needs. Register

NORTHVILLE TIMES

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.

TIPPING POINT THEATRE

361 East Cady Street/248-347-0003

An Enchanted Cabaret – Happily Ever After – Dec 29th thru 31st – 8:00 pm
We all know the story of Cinderella and Prince Charming, but what happens when they meet at the bar instead of the ball? Join all the princes and princesses as they navigate through our everyday dating problems while performing some of your favorite fairytale songs.   Click here for ticket information

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.

DOWNTOWN PLYMOUTH WEEKLY UPDATE
Santa’s Arrival in Downtown Plymouth – Friday, Nov 24th- 5:15 pm
PCEP Choir takes the stage at 5:15 p.m.
Children’s holiday entertainment featuring Joel Tacey on stage in Kellogg Park from 5:30 p.m.-6 p.m.
Santa arrives by fire truck, greets kids and receives the key to the city of Plymouth at 6 p.m.
Lighting of the holiday tree in Kellogg Park.
Free hot chocolate provided by the Salvation Army.

Christmas in Plymouth – Thursday, Dec 7th – 5 to 9 pm
Unique Holiday Shopping, Horse and Carriage Tours, Live Musical Entertainment, Live Dance Shows, Live Ice Carving, Reindeer and Elves, Fire Pit Warming Stations

Holiday Classics at the Penn Theatre
The Penn Theatre in Downtown Plymouth will be showing the following holiday classics at various times:  Its a Wonderful Life, Holiday Inn, Christmas In Connecticut, Elf and the Polar Express.  All shows are just $3.00. Couple some shopping, lunch and a show for a great day!  Dates and times can be found by clicking here.

CULTURE SOURCE

Culture Source is the website for the Arts and Culture Alliance.  A full calendar of events can be found by clicking here.

Vienna Boys Choir—Christmas in Vienna – Sunday, Nov 26th
Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, 44575 Garfield Road, Clinton Township

The Vienna Boys Choir, renowned as one of the finest vocal ensembles in the world for over five centuries, performs throughout Europe, Asia, Australia and North America. Today’s Vienna Boys Choir is comprised of talented young singers from all over the world who are admitted by audition. Approximately eleven weeks of the school year are devoted to touring, and each choir member sings about 80 concerts a year. The Choir’s most recent recording is Merry Christmas from Vienna (DG). Enjoy an evening of classical, folk and contemporary music, performed by brilliant young voices! Website for tickets/more information: Click here

DSO Pops Series: The Music of Queen – Saturday and Sunday, November 25th and 26th
Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center – Orchestra Hall, Detroit – 3711 Woodward Avenue

From “We Are The Champions” to “Another One Bites the Dust,” the music of Queen bridged the gap between rock ‘n’ roll and orchestral music, and led the way among the mega-bands of the 70’s. Brody Dolyniuk channels the distinct vocals of Freddie Mercury for a “Bohemian Rhapsody” of hit after chart-smashing hit along with the DSO and a full rock band. They will rock you!  Website for tickets/more information:Click here

Fall Film Series: Long Ships of the Great Lakes – Saturday and Sunday, December 9th and 10th – 2pm
Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit

Combining documentaries, short films and newsreels, this collection features rare footage of Great Lakes ships in the late 1950s and early 1960s. You’ll board the Edmund Fitzgerald, watch the S.S. Arthur M. Anderson maneuver locks and dams, learn about the strategic military importance of the Great Lakes, visit the Erie Canal, see ore shipping and steel mills in action and much more.

39221 Woodward Avenue/Bloomfield Hills/248- 645-3200

Chocolate: The Exhibition – Through Jan 7, 2018 
Every woman’s dream an exhibition about our favorite food – Chocolate !  You’ll explore the plant, the products, the history, and the culture of chocolate through the lenses of botany and ecology, anthropology and economics, conservation and popular culture.