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Michigan Mud 2019

Sat., Oct. 19, 8 a.m.
Oakland Community College 739 S. Washington Ave., Royal Oak Greater Royal Oak Area

Buy Tickets$0-$100

(248) 544-4900

Shoot Great Images™ Workshop

Sat., Oct. 19, 9 a.m.
Color & Ink Studio 20919 John R Rd., Hazel Park Greater Detroit Area

Buy Tickets$195

Art : Dialog "A Limited Palette"

Sun., Oct. 20, 11 a.m.
Color & Ink Studio 20919 John R Rd., Hazel Park Greater Detroit Area

Buy TicketsFree

Automotive Cost Engineering Detroit 2019 | Conference

Tue., Oct. 22, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. and Wed., Oct. 23, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Buy TicketsConference Pass: USD 1699.0

Setting New Standards for Cost-Centric Decision Making - Develop Strategy, Align Relationships and Leverage Innovation In the competitive context of autonomous vehicles, electrification, and an increasingly digitalized global industry, the role of cost engineers is ever important. Challenges range from having to predict cost more accurately, working with more unknown parameters, and needing to build relationships and transparency with the supply chain - all in a market filled with trade wars and proprietary information. Back for year 3, Automotive Cost Engineering Detroit is focused on enabling engineering, purchasing and finance professionals to better incorporate cost considerations in their decision making. 617-455-4188

An Introduction To Cultivating Mindfulness to Support Recovery

Tue., Oct. 22, 6-7:30 p.m.

@ Michigan Heart and Vascular Institute auditorium, 5325 Elliott Drive, Ypsilanti Michigan 48197
Mindfulness educator and researcher Libby Robinson, MPH, MSW, Ph.D will define mindfulness, describe research supporting mindfulness’ benefit, provide opportunities for the audience to experience and cultivate mindfulness, and discuss the application of mindfulness to the process of recover from substance use disorders. Part of the Dawn Farm Education Series. 734-485-8725

Cannabis Marketing Panel

Thu., Oct. 24, 5-7 p.m.
Rehmann 1500 W Big Beaver Rd, Troy Greater Royal Oak Area

Buy Tickets$15+

Join AMA Detroit, Steve Pitsillos, Green Peak Innovations, Colleen Robar, Robar PR, Larry Berg, CBD Marketing Hub and Chris Ramos, Cura Michigan to learn how they are marketing a new industry. -Reversing the stigma -Reeducating the public, knowledge before marketing -Getting around the laws of how/where to market their products -How they figure out their target audience -What channels do they use to market their products 248-952-5000

The Art Of Spades

Thu., Oct. 24, 8:30 p.m.
6500 Woodward Ave 6500 Woodward Avenue, Detroit New Center

Buy Tickets$35

4th Annual Seven Deadly Sins Exhibit

Fri., Oct. 25, 6 p.m.
AtomArt 522 East 9 Mile Road, Ferndale Downtown Ferndale

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Heather Igloliorte: Inuit Art Futures

Fri., Oct. 25, 7-8:30 p.m.

Heather Igloliorte is an Inuk scholar, curator, and art historian, leading the field of contemporary Inuit art curatorial practice and working to develop the next generation of Inuit leaders. Join us on Friday, October 25, to hear her public talk that kicks off the 2019 Inuit Art Society Annual Meeting on the last weekend of UMMA's exhibition "The Power Family Program for Inuit Art: Tillirnanngittuq." Please join us for a reception and opportunity to see the exhibition at 5:30 p.m. More information about the Inuit Art Society Annual Meeting can be found on their website at (734) 764-0395; (734) 764-3731 (FAX)

Expressive Prints

Sat., Oct. 26, 10 a.m.
Color & Ink Studio 20919 John R Rd., Hazel Park Greater Detroit Area

Buy Tickets$145-$275

TECH AWARDS: 3 Events, 1 EPIC Day

Sat., Oct. 26, 10:30 a.m.
Imagine Cinemas Lakeshore 2072 Riverside Dr E,, Tecumseh, ON Greater Detroit Area

Buy Tickets$5

Meet The Scientist Saturday

Sat., Oct. 26, 2 p.m., Sat., Nov. 30, 2 p.m., Sat., Dec. 28, 2 p.m., Sat., Jan. 25, 2 p.m. and Sat., Feb. 29, 2 p.m.

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Do you know a curious student who is always thinking of the next big thing? Bring them to The Wright discover and explore science with hands on activities led by African American STEM professionals! This free, monthly education program caters to children ages 7 to 17. Held in the Orientation Theater (Lower Level), Meet the Scientist Saturday is open to the public! Registration is free, but required. 313-494-5816

Space Ghosts

Sun., Oct. 27, 2 p.m.
Main | Detroit Public Library 5201 Woodward Avenue, Detroit Midtown

Buy TicketsFree

Forbes Under 30 Summit

Sun., Oct. 27, 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Mon., Oct. 28, 9 a.m.-11 p.m. and Tue., Oct. 29, 9 a.m.-11 p.m.

Buy Tickets$595

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@ Masonic Temple, 500 Temple St, Detroit, MI 48201
Join the best young leaders, founders and creators for a life-changing four days of connecting, learning, teaching and building. The 2019 Forbes Under 30 Summit is more an immersive experience than a static conference: a private music festival, A-list speakers, investor speed-pitching, industry-focused field trips, a legendary pub crawl, a world-famous food festival and a powerful day of community service. This October the future captains of technology, entertainment, finance, fashion, food and philanthropy are gathering in one place. Will you be there?

Parkman Branch Library Program

Mon., Oct. 28, 5:30 p.m.
Parkman Branch Library 1766 Oakman Blvd, Detroit Greater Detroit Area

Buy TicketsFree

Lunch And Learn Seminar: How To Protect You And Your Family From Identity Theft

Last Monday of every month, 12-1 p.m. Continues through Nov. 26
Detroit Public Library 5201 Woodward Ave., Detroit Midtown

Join us where we will discuss the topic of identity theft and tips for preventing it. It only takes a few quick steps to better protect yourself from those interested in duplicating your identity and we will be discussing some simple strategies to get you started.There is no cost to attend this event, however space is limited and an RSVP to is required. There will be a small fee of $15 for lunch. 844-702-5055

Financial Times Future of the Car Summit USA 2019

Tue., Oct. 29, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Buy TicketsStandard Summit Ticket: USD 999.0, OEM Pass: USD 499.0

As the automotive industry and the world around it changes, knowledge and preparation will make the difference between success and failure. The FT Future of the Car Summit USA 2019 will examine how car-makers are both preparing for the future of the car in the new mobility ecosystem and taking a lead in delivering it. Join over 150 of the most influential players from across the industry for a day of compelling insights and unmissable networking, so that you can be on the success side of the revolution that is brewing. 2078734739

Safe and Effective Management of Pain and Addiction

Tue., Oct. 29, 7:30-9 p.m.

@ Michigan Heart and Vascular Institute auditorium, 5325 Elliott Drive, Ypsilanti Michigan 48197
Dr. Carl Christensen, MD, Ph.D., D-FASAM; and Dr. Mark A. Weiner, MD, D-FASAM will discuss various methods of pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic pain management and their relative risks and benefits, and describe creative approaches to effective pain relief for people in recovery from or at risk for substance use disorders. Part of the Dawn Farm Education Series. 734-485-8725

Detroit Club Art Auction: DAM Gala 5

Sat., Nov. 2, 7 p.m.
The Detroit Club 712 Cass Ave., Detroit Downtown Detroit

Buy Tickets$100


Teens Using Drugs: What To Know and What To Do

Tue., Nov. 5, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., Nov. 12, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., Jan. 7, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., Jan. 14, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., Feb. 4, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., Feb. 11, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., March 3, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., March 10, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., April 7, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., April 14, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., May 5, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., May 12, 6-7:30 p.m., Tue., June 2, 6-7:30 p.m. and Tue., June 9, 6-7:30 p.m.

@ St. Joseph Mercy Health System - Michigan Heart and Vascular Institute, 5325 Elliott Drive, Ypsilanti Michigan 48197
FREE, 2-part series. Part 1 discusses signs and effects of teen substance use. Part 2 has sessions for adults to learn effective strategies to help when teen substance use is suspected, and for teens to explore the personal effects of substance use. Part 2 ends for adults and teens with a talk by a young person in recovery. Inclusive of parents, teens, family, professionals and students – all are welcome. Registration is not required. Presented by Dawn Farm Youth and Family Services; co-sponsored by Ann Arbor Public Schools, WISD/LESA Health Educators’ Learning Network, and St. Joseph Mercy Greenbrook Recovery Center. 734-485-8725


Wed., Nov. 6, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Masonic Temple 500 Temple St., Detroit Midtown

Buy Tickets$125

In 2019 TEDxDetroit returns 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6 - to the Masonic Temple, 500 Temple in Detroit. Expect the area’s leading thinkers, designers, entertainers, entrepreneurs, scientists, artists and students to assembler for an inspiring day that celebrates the ideas worth spreading. 313- 832-7100

Hope for the Inner City

Wed., Nov. 6, 6 p.m.
Detroit Beer Company 1529 Broadway Street, Detroit Downtown Detroit

Buy TicketsFree

The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

Fri., Nov. 8, 6 p.m.
Detroit Institute of Arts 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit Midtown

Buy Tickets$20


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