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Smart Choice for Health Insurance Webinars

Thu., Jan. 29, 12-2 p.m.
phone 616-527-5357

This comprehensive, research-based, unbiased online educational workshop equips consumers with the tools they need to make the best possible decision when navigating issues involving the Affordable Care Act, the health insurance marketplace and how to choose a health insurance plan that makes sense for themselves and their families. The workshop is free but registration is required. For more information, contact MSU Extension educator Brenda Long by email ( or phone: 616-527-5357. To join a Smart Choice webinar, simply click on this link, enter as a Guest, type in your first name, and click on the Enter Room button. Free
Online (map)
Greater Detroit Area
phone () -; () (FAX)

Mariinsky Orchestra of St. Petersburg

Sat., Jan. 24, 3 p.m.

The Mariinsky Orchestra and Valery Gergiev return for two back to back performances of Russian orchestral masterpieces. This program features 24-year-old pianist Behzod Abduraimov, the winner of the 2009 London International Piano Competition.
Hill Auditorium (map)
825 N. University
Greater Ann Arbor Area
phone (734) 764-2538

Annual Stonefly Search

Sat., Jan. 24, 9 a.m.
phone 248-601-0606

Come help search for a special bug called the winter stonefly. These little critters are especially active during the cold months and their presence means the river is healthy and the water quality is good. This meet-up happens regardless of weather, so bundle up. Attendees will meet at the Clinton River Watershed office and then split up into groups. Afterward lunch and hot beverages will be served.
Clinton River Watershed (map)
1115 W. Avon
Greater Rochester Area
phone 248-601-0606
Annual Stonefly Search

Cat Fanciers Association Cat Show

Sat., Jan. 24, 9 a.m. and Sun., Jan. 25, 9 a.m.
phone 248-393-1986

The world’s largest registry of pedigreed cats presents a feline show featuring all breeds—specialty and household pet—throughout the entirety of the weekend. Meet and learn about the breeds (there are currently 42 recognized breeds by the Cat Fanciers Association) and the nonprofit, which was founded over a century ago and is devoted to the well-being of all cats. $6 adults, $5 seniors, $4 kids, under age 6 - no charge
Monroe County Community College - Health Education Building (map)
1555 S. Raisinville Rd.
Greater Detroit Area
phone (734) 242-7300; (734) - (FAX)
Cat Fanciers Association Cat Show

“We Have A Dream”

Sat., Jan. 24, 7 p.m.
phone 313-744-6505

It’s a little known fact that the “dream” segment of Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous speech has origins in a speech King gave at a Detroit rally — so it follows that the Motor City is the perfect place to host a group art show dedicated entirely to the speech. Curator Roula David cast a wide net in selecting the more than 40 participating artists, featuring a mix of established and rising voices including Ron Zakrin, Kobie Solomon, Michael Eugene Burdock, and more. Free
Inner State Gallery (map)
1410 Gratiot Ave
Greater Detroit Area
“We Have A Dream”

David J (Bauhaus) DJ set

Sat., Jan. 24, 9 p.m.

The former bassist for goth rock patriarchs Bauhaus, David J is also a playwright, has written scores for films, is an accomplished artist, and has been a resident DJ at notable venues. He brings his talents to the UFO in yet another fantastic area appearance (his last performance was at the Detroit Masonic Temple for both nights of Theatre Bizarre). Also joining him will be guest DJs Something Cold. $15 ADV - $20 DOS

Come Hungry, Leave Happy

Sat., Jan. 24, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. and Sat., Feb. 28, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
phone 313-393-2055

Stroll from shed to shed and visit specialty stores to learn about unique products, fun facts and history of the area, while going behind the scenes and sampling various foods. We'll get to know local growers and vendors while we eat our way through the Market with seasonal nibbles and treats, including hot beverages and soups to keep us warm. Tickets must be purchased in advance. $29
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Eastern Market (map)
2934 Russell St.
Greater Detroit Area
phone (313) 833-1560
Come Hungry, Leave Happy

Humana Sign Up Saturday

Sat., Jan. 24, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Humana is partnering with CVS and the YMCA to simplify healthcare and educate uninsured adults on health insurance options this Open Enrollment Period. Licensed agents will be at hundreds of locations across the nation on Saturday, January 24 answering questions about health insurance plans and the enrollment process.

Super Snowy Storytime and Crafts with Cowboy Alex

Sat., Jan. 24, 11-11:45 a.m.
phone 248-246-3180

Enjoy Super Snowy Storytime and Crafts with Cowboy Alex. The event is 45 minutes of stories, puppets, crafts and snowy fun, and is perfect for children between 3 and 8 years old. For registration information contact The Royal Oak Recreation Department at 248-246-3180 or online at $5.00

Recess: Rediscovering Play and Purpose Book Launch

Sat., Jan. 24, 2-4 p.m.
phone 248-646-1200
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Cass Community Publishing House (CCPH) will celebrate the release of its second publication: “Recess: Rediscovering Play and Purpose.” The author, Laurie Haller is the co-senior pastor of First United Methodist Church in Birmingham. “Recess: Rediscovering Play and Purpose” reflects on Haller’s thirty-two year journey in the church community. While giving eighty percent of her time to her church, she became overworked and unsure of her calling. Haller was granted a three-month leave from her ministerial responsibilities in order to look for meaning in her work. A portion of book sales benefit Cass Community Social Service. free
AXIS Lounge (map)
1777 3rd St
Downtown Detroit
phone 313-465-1112

Swing Meets Blues

Sat., Jan. 24, 4-7 p.m.
phone 734-645-8684

Just when you think RJ Spangler has fronted every combination of band from trio to nonet, and every music genre from swing to jazz, he comes up with yet another approach to spotlighting some awesome music and musicians that deserve wider recognition. The Detroit music activist is bringing his latest creation, the Kansas City Six, to the Grotto Club in Ann Arbor to focus on the songs of the great blues shouters of the American southwest. Free
Zal Gaz Grotto Club (map)
2070 W. Stadium Blvd.
Greater Ann Arbor Area
phone (734) 663-1202

Matthew Hansel

Sat., Jan. 24, 5-8 p.m.
phone 248-220-4628

This exhibit showcases the new work of Brooklyn-based artist Matthew Hansel. Hansel’s work combines the rigor of traditional European painting with the conceits of 20th century conceptual art to wrestle with concepts of self and the human need to be validated and remembered.
Wasserman Projects (map)
2163 Cole Street
Downtown Birmingham
phone 248-220-4628

Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson

Sat., Jan. 24, 6:30-10:30 p.m.
phone 248-988-0098

Lakeland Players presents Oakland County’s premier of “Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson,” a fast-paced, satirical, emo/rock musical comedy about our seventh President, Andrew Jackson. The show will be presented in a dinner theater setting. For more information, click on $27.00 Dinner Theater/ $22.00 Performance Only
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Lafayette Grande (map)
1 Lafayette
Greater Pontiac Area
phone (248) 334-6999
Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson

Bath City Roller Girls

Sat., Jan. 24, 7 p.m.

Bath City Rollergirls are defending their 2-0 season record at Joe Dumars' Fieldhouse in Shelby Township. Come watch them battle the Southern Belles. Doors open at 7pm and the game starts at 8pm. Be sure to hang around after the game for the after-party in the Joe Dumars' Fieldhouse! $10 ADV - $12 DOS
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Joe Dumars Fieldhouse (map)
1120 W. State Fair
Greater Detroit Area
phone (313) 368-0055
Bath City Roller Girls
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