In collaboration with the University of Michigan-Dearborn and the International Organization for the Defense of Human Rights, a conference will be held on the implications of terrorism in the Middle East titled "crisis ". We will be featuring a panel discussion with a selection of the most prominent experts and analysts. This is an open invitation for all students, faculty, and community members.
Benjamin Booker performs with Olivia Jean. $15 ADV - $18 DOShttp://www.majesticdetroit.com
Darlingside and Tall Heights both perform at The Ark this Monday. Check out these two groups with with distinctive chamber sounds. $15http://www.theark.org
"We long for meaning, for an effective way to bring insight and heart to the ordinary circumstances and inevitable challenges of our daily lives. On the basis of Gelek Rimpoche’s book, Good Life, Good Death, this course will explore pragmatic methods to bring depth, meaning and joy to our lives." This course is 8 weeks long, and is held on Mondays from 7 to 8.30 pm. ($80/Jewel Heart members free.) $80http://www.jewelheart.org/chapters/bloomfield-hills
Gleaners Community Food Bank invites metro Detroit’s powerful women business, civic and community leaders to the second annual Women’s Power Happy Hour. Enjoy spirits, socializing and a fabulous silent auction while raising one million meals for hungry children. The 2015 Happy Hour will be held at The Zenith, a woman-owned restaurant and tiki lounge inside The Fisher building in midtown Detroit. Women’s Power Happy Hour Chairs include Karen Mazo – Community Leader, Dawn Rassel – Realtor at Max Broock, Linzie Venegas – Ideal Group, and Paige Lustig – Hamilton Woodlynne Publishing. For more information and ticket sales, visit www.WomensPowerBreakfast.org.http://www.womenspowerbreakfast.org
The Pistons face off against the Atlanta Hawks at The Palace on Tuesday, March 31st.http://www.palacenet.com/events/detail/pistons-vs-hawks-3
The Good Lovelies isn't your typical "all girl" band. This Toronto-based folk-roots and western swing trio performs hilarious, clever songs complete with three-part vocal harmonies. $15http://www.theark.org
NYC-based trumpeter Dave Douglas is a skillful trumpeter who’s made a lot of great records, has his own label, and you should never miss a chance to catch him play. For this show, he’s teaming up with High Risk, featuring DJ Shigeto, bassist Jonathan Maron and drummer Mark Guiliana. That means next-level avant jazz with electronics and DJ stuff happening on top of it. And this isn’t some DJ Spooky ‘90s wankery, neither; this will be real. $12 - $20http://www.trinosophes.com
Sue Emery, owner of Emery Benefits Solutions, will present Building Savvy Healthcare Consumers and will discuss making financial decisions, savings tips, and structure from the bottom up. $25 - $15 membershttp://business.auburnhillschamber.com/events/details/business-builders-series-04-01-2015-1196
Opening reception for Celebrating Life featuring graduating seniors in the Department of Art at Marygrove College. freehttps://www.facebook.com/Marygrovecollegeartgallery
Saving Abel performs with Resistance, Party at A Funeral and Most Wanted.http://www.thetokenlounge.com
Three final Detroit bands are battling it out in the final round for Hard Rock Rising 2015 and winner goes to Barcelona to play in front of 60,000 music fans! The event is free admissions and free parking in the garage on Farmer Street behind the Cafe just bring stub for validation. 0https://www.facebook.com/events/666819833422424/
All proceeds from the Micah Smiles Benefit Concert benefit the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital's Music Therapy Program, as music comforts Mott families during life's most challenging times. $20, $100http://www.theark.org/shows-events/2015/apr/01/micah-smiles-benefit-concert-cs-mott-childrens-hospital
Every Wednesday night it’s cut-loose comedy as we present the comedy of 12 of the current rising stars in the Detroit Metro area and beyond. You will see a variety of comedians from beginners trying their hand at comedy (sometimes they are the funniest) to established comics unveiling new material to the occasional comedian auditioning to perform at the Comedy Showcase. $5http://www.aacomedy.com/zaprjamm.cfm
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