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					                           Michigan Things to do - December
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DETROIT LIONS – 1 pm; Fox (Channel 2)                        DETROIT PISTONS AT THE PALACE
www.detroitlions.com, 313-262-2010                           248-645-6666 or www.ticketmaster.com

Dec. 5       vs. Chicago Bears; 1 pm                         Dec. 1     at Miami Heat; 7:30 pm
Dec. 12      vs. Green Bay Packers; 1 pm                     Dec. 3     vs. Orlando Magic; 7:30 pm
Dec. 19      at Tampa Bay Buccaneers; 1 pm                   Dec. 5     vs. Cleveland Cavaliers; 6 pm
Dec. 26      at Miami Dolphins; 1 pm                         Dec. 7     at Houston Rockets; 7:30 pm
Jan. 2       vs. Minnesota Vikings; 1 pm                     Dec. 8     at New Orleans Hornets; 7 pm
                                                             Dec. 10    at Minnesota Timberwolves; 7 pm
                                                             Dec. 11    vs. Toronto Raptors; 7:30 pm
DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA; The Max M.                       Dec. 14    vs. Atlanta Hawks; 7:30 pm
Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward, Detroit; 313-576-        Dec. 17    vs. Los Angeles Clippers; 7:30 pm
5111, www.detroitsymphony.com                                Dec. 19    vs. New Orleans Hornets; 6 pm
                                                             Dec. 22    at Toronto Raptors; 7 pm
Dec. 3       Sara Buechner - Pianist                         Dec. 26    vs. Chicago Bulls; 6 pm
Dec. 3-4     Civic Orchestra Nutcracker                      Dec. 27    at Charlotte Bobcats; 7 pm
Dec. 5       Brazeal Dennard                                 Dec. 29    vs. Boston Celtics; 7:30 pm
Dec. 9-11    Hollywood Pictures                              Dec. 31    at Phoenix Suns; 7 pm
Dec. 11      Once Upon a December Eve
Dec. 12      Bowfire Holiday Heart Strings
Dec. 14      Manhattan Transfer                              DETROIT RED WINGS – JOE LOUIS ARENA
Dec. 14      Civic Jazz Live                                 Ticketmaster: 248-645-6666
Dec. 16-18   Home for the Holidays
Dec. 21      Canadian Brass Christmas                        Dec. 3       at Anaheim Ducks; 10 pm
Dec. 21      Civic Orchestra Brass                           Dec. 4       at Los Angeles Kings; 10:30 pm
                                                             Dec. 6       vs. San Jose Sharks; 7:30; Versus
                                                             Dec. 8       vs. Nashville Predators; 7 pm
MOTOR CITY CASINO HOTEL – 2901 Grand River                   Dec. 10      vs. Montreal Canadiens; 7 pm; CBC
Avenue, Detroit, www.motorcitycasino.com; 313-237-           Dec. 11      at New Jersey Devils; 7 pm
7711; Ticketmaster, 800-745-3000                             Dec. 13      vs. Los Angeles Kings; 7:30; Versus
                                                             Dec. 15      vs. St. Louis Blues; 7 pm
Dec. 10      Air Supply                                      Dec. 17      at Chicago Blackhawks; 8:30 pm
Dec. 26      Dru Hill                                        Dec. 19      vs. Dallas Stars; 5 pm
                                                             Dec. 22      vs. Vancouver Canucks; 7 pm
                                                             Dec. 23      at St. Louis Blues; 8 pm
DETROIT ZOO – www.detroitzoo.org                             Dec. 26      at Minnesota Wild; 7 pm
                                                             Dec. 27      at Colorado Avalanche; 9 pm
Dec. 4, 11   Breakfast with Santa; 8-10 am; buffet-          Dec. 31      vs. New York Islanders; 7 pm
And 18       style waffle breakfast includes gift for each
             child, arts & crafts, visit from Santa, zoo     SOARING EAGLE CASINO & RESORT – Mt.
             admission & parking; 248-541-5717 x3750         Pleasant; 800-585-3737, www.soaringeaglecasino.com
             for reservations
                                                             Dec. 3       World Pro Wrestling
                                                             Dec. 10      Kenny G
CONCERTS AT CAESARS WINDSOR – 377                            Dec. 18      Carnival of Wonders
Riverside Drive, Windsor; 800-991-7777                       Dec. 27      Bret Michaels, Warrant & Firehouse
                                                             Dec. 28      Buddy Guy & Jonny Lang
Dec. 12      Straight No Chaser                              Dec. 29      Gabriel Iglesias
Dec. 30      Gloria Gaynor                                   Dec. 30      Sara Evans
Dec. 31      Disco Fever – NYE 2010                          Dec. 31      Super Gold Headliners
Jan. 1       Maroon 5
Happenings Around Town:
Ticketmaster: 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com            Dec. 4-5     Holiday    Craft  Extravaganza;    Rock
Joe Louis Arena: 313-983-6606                                              Financial Showplace, Novi; 248-348-5600,
Fox Theatre: 313-471-6611          olympiaentertainment.com
Cobo Arena: 313-983-6616                                                   www.rockfinancialshowplace.com
The Palace: 248-377-0100; www.palacenet.com
The Silverdome: 248-338-7000, www.silverdometickets.com       Dec. 4-5     Kids Christmas Crafts Weekend; noon-4;
Max M. Fisher Music Center: 313-576-5111;                                  $1-$2 per craft; Santa will be available;
               www.detroitsymphony.com
Masonic Temple: 313-832-2232; www.masonicdetroit.com                       Hessell’s Greenhouse, 14497 23 Mile,
Detroit Opera House: 313-237-SING; www.motopera.org                        Shelby Twp; www.hessellsgreenhouse.com

thru 12/30      Cars, Trees & Traditions; 23 decorated        Dec. 5       Dearborn    Youth Symphony;     Ford
                trees; vintage model trains; children’s                    Community & Performing Arts Center,
                crafts on Saturday mornings; Walter P.                     Dearborn; www.dearbornfordcenter.com
                Chrysler Museum, Auburn Hills; 2 for 1                     or 313-943-2350
                coupons at www.wpchryslermusuem.org
                                                              Dec. 5       Christmas Choral Concert; 4 pm; Peace
thru Jan.2      Festival of Lights drive-thru displays;                    Lutheran Church, 11701 E. 12 Mile,
                Hazel Park Raceway; $10 car                                Warren; 586-751-8010

Dec. 2          Celtic Thunder; Fox Theatre; T.M.             Dec. 8       Rodney Atkins; Fox Theatre; T.M.

Dec. 2          Howie Mandel; The Palace; T.M.                Dec. 8       Murder Mystery; 7 pm; Andiamo Celebrity
                                                                           Showroom, Warren; T.M.; 586-268-3200,
Dec. 2          Usher with Trey Songz: Joe Louis Arena;                    www.andianoshowroom.com
                T.M.
                                                              Dec. 10      Broadway Holiday; The Palace; T.M.
Dec. 3          Days of the New; The Ritz, Warren; T.M.
                                                              Dec. 10      104.5 presents the “Lady Gaga” Tribute
Dec. 3-4        The Nutcracker accompanied by the                          Show; Deltaplex Arena; Grand Rapids;
                Detroit Symphony Civic Orchesta; Ford                      T.M.
                Community & Performing Arts Center,
                Dearborn; www.dearbornfordcenter.com          Dec. 10-12   Great Train Expo; Rock Financial
                or 313-943-2350                                            Showplace,      Novi;    248-348-5600,
                                                                           www.rockfinancialshowplace.com
Dec. 4          Too Hot to Handel; Detroit Opera House;
                T.M.                                          Dec. 11      Kevin Hart; Fox Theatre; T.M.

Dec. 4          Extreme Monster Truck Nationals; The          Dec. 11      Oakland University vs. Michigan State
                Palace; T.M.                                               University college basketball; 12:30; The
                                                                           Palace; T.M.
Dec. 4          A Sterling Christmas; 5:45-8:30 pm;
                music, visit with Santa (bring camera),       Dec. 11      Dearborn Holiday Choral Festival; Ford
                petting farm, pony rides, etc; Dodge Park,                 Community & Performing Arts Center,
                Sterling      Heights;       586-446-2700,                 Dearborn; www.dearbornfordcenter.com
                www.sterling-heights.net                                   or 313-943-2350

Dec. 4          Christmas Concert & Dinner with Anita         Dec. 12      Russell Peters; Fox Theatre; T.M.
                Cochran; Rock Financial Showplace, Novi;
                www.rockfinancialshowplace.com,    248-       Dec. 12      Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings “Holiday
                348-5600                                                   Brass”; 7:30 pm; sing-along 6:45 pm; $40/
                                                                           adults, $35/60 & older, $15/students;
Dec. 4          The Judelaires Choral Concert; 7 pm; King                  Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, 16 Lake
                of Kings Lutheran Church, 47500                            Shore, Grosse Pointe Farms; 248-559-
                Schoenherr, Shelby Twp; 586-566-8660                       2095, www.detroitchamber-winds.org

Dec. 4          Lunch with Santa; 11:30 am; $5; St. Paul      Dec. 16      Kenny Rogers; Fox Theatre; T.M.
                United Church of Christ, 31654 Mound,
                Warren; to register, 586-264-4777             Dec. 16-18   Scintas; Andiamo Celebrity Showroom,
                                                                           Warren;    www.andianoshowroom.com,
Dec. 4          Breakfast with Santa & Friends; 10 am;                     586-268-3200, T.M.
                $12.95/person; Century Banquet Center in
                the American Polish Century Club, 14 Mile     Dec. 17      Doo Wop Yule Pop; Fox Theatre; T.M.
                & Maple Lane, Sterling Heights; to
                register, 586-264-7990
HAPPENINGS: continued                                  THEATRE CALENDAR:
                                                       Ticketmaster: ticketmaster.com
                                                       Fisher Theatre: 313-872-1000; www.broadwayindetroit.com
Dec. 18   St. Clair County Community College
                                                       Gem & Century Theatre: 313-963-9800, www.gemtheatre.com
          presents Holiday Winds & Voices;             Meadow Brook: 248-377-3300; www.mbtheatre.com
          McMorran Place Sports, Port Huron; T.M.      Hillberry Theatre: 313-577-2972, www.hilberry.com

Dec. 18   Legends Live presents Christmas with The     thru Dec. 5    Andrew Lloyd Weber’s Evita; The Box
          King (Matt King as Elvis); $40 includes                     Theatre, 70 Macomb Place, Mt. Clemens;
          dinner & show; cash bar; Fern Hill Country                  586-954-2311
          Club, 17600 Clinton River Road, Clinton
          Twp, 586-286-4700, www.fernhillcc.com        thru Dec. 13 Christmas on Mars; WRingwald Theatre,
                                                                    22742 Woodward, Ferndale; 248-545-
Dec. 19   Karen Newman’s annual holiday show;                       5545, www.whowantscaketheatre.com
          Andiamo Celebrity Showroom, Warren;
          www.andianoshowroom.com,    586-268-         thru Dec. 19 White Christmas; Stagecrafters Baldwin
          3200, T.M.                                                Theatre, Royal Oak; 248-541-6430

Dec. 19   Sunday Buffet with Santa & Holiday           thru Dec. 23 A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens;
          Crafts; 11-5; $10/adults, $6/ages 5-12;                   Meadow Brook Theatre; 248-377-3300
          Fern Hill Country Club, 17600 Clinton
          River Road, Clinton Twp, 586-286-4700,       thru Dec. 26 A Strange Disappearance of Bees; Detroit
          www.fernhillcc.com                                        Reperatory Theatre; detroitreptheatre.com
                                                                    or 313-868-1347
Dec. 19   The Great Russian Nutcracker by Moscow
          Ballet; Fox Theatre; T.M.                    thru Dec. 31 Sister’s Christmas Catechism:      The
                                                                    Mystery of the Magi’s Gold; Gem Century
Dec. 26   Jeff Dunham: Identity Crisis; Joe Louis                   Theatres; T.M.; 313-963-9800
          Arena; 800-745-3000; T.M.
                                                       thru Dec. 31 Forever Plaid Tidings; Gem              Century
Dec. 27   Jeff Dunham;      Dow     Event   Center,                 Theatres; T.M.; 313-963-9800
          Saginaw; T.M.
                                                       thru Jan. 15   Guys on Ice; Tipping Point Theatre; 361 E.
Dec. 30   Trans-Siberian Orchestra; 3 and 7:30 pm;                    Cady, Northville; 248-347-0003
          The Palace; T.M.
                                                       Dec. 2-11      Doubt; Studio Theatre, 4743 Cass, Detroit;
Dec. 31   Fantasia Barrino; Fox Theatre; T.M.                         313-577-2972

Dec. 31   New Year’s Eve Gala-Buffet Style;            Dec. 3-4       Grease starring       Eddie     Mekka;     Fox
          appetizers, dinner, desserts, late night                    Theatre; T.M.
          snack, premium bar; $60; Fern Hill
          Country Club, 17600 Clinton River Road,      Dec. 3-12      To Kill a Mockingbird; Bonstelle Theatre,
          Clinton Twp, www.fernhillcc.com or 586-                     Detroit; 313-577-2960
          286-4700
                                                       Dec. 3-18      The   Nutcracker’s     Nuts;  Broadway
COOKIE WALKS:                                                         Onstage, Eastpointe; 586-771-6333

Dec. 4    St. Margaret of Scotland, 21202 13 Mile,     Dec. 8 -       Sonia Flew; Jewish Ensemble Theatre,
          St. Clair Shores; $6/pound, 9 am – 1 pm      Jan. 2         Aaron DeRoy Theatre, 6600 W. Maple,
Dec. 4    Historic Saint John’s Lutheran Church,                      West Bloomfield; 248-788-2900
          51161 Maria, New Baltimore, $4.80/lb; 9
          am – 2 pm                                    Dec. 10-18     The Reindeer Monologues; The Box
Dec. 4    Immanuel Lutheran Church, 47120                             Theatre, 70 Macomb Place, Mt. Clemens;
          Romeo Plank, Macomb Twp; $5.50/lb, 10-                      586-954-2311
          noon; 586-286-4231
Dec. 4    King Of Kings Lutheran Church, 47500         Dec. 16 -      Mary Poppins; Detroit Opera House; 313-
          Schoenherr, Shelby Twp; 10 am – 2 pm         Jan. 2         237-SING
Dec. 11   Good Shepherd United Methodist Church,
          31601 Harper, St. Clair Shores; $3/dozen;    Dec. 21-26     Dreamgirls; Fox Theatre; T.M.
          9-1; 586-294-3331
Dec. 11   St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 23000           Dec. 30 -      Triumph & Tragedy: The Life of Sam;
          Gratiot, Eastpointe; $2.50/dozen; 9:30-      Jan. 2         Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts,
          12:30; 586-777-6300                                         350 Madison, Detroit; 313-887-8500
MACOMB CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING                           DOWNTOWN MOUNT CLEMENS – 586-469-4168
ARTS - Macomb Community College, 44575 Garfield,           or www.downtownmountclemens.com
Clinton Twp; 586-286-2222, www.MacombCenter.com
                                                           11/12-12/5 Andrew Lloyd Weber’s Evita; The Box
Dec. 3-4       The Nutcracker presented by Macomb                     Theatre, 70 Macomb Place; 586-954-2311
               Ballet Company                              Dec. 1-19 Anton Art Center Christmas Market; 586-
Dec. 3-4       Macomb Culinary Institute hosts A Holiday              469-8666, www.theartcenter.org
               Spectacular; dinner, music by InVoice; 7    Dec. 1-22 Deck the Walls with Santa Claus; Anton Art
               pm; $50                                                Center
Dec. 5         Point of Grace (gospel music)               Dec. 3     DJ Skate at Mount Clemens Ice Arena, 200
Dec. 6         Macomb      Children’s  Chorus Winter                  N. Groesbeck; www.mountclemensicearena.com or
               Concert; 7:30 pm                                       586-307-8202
Dec. 10        Nutcracker and More featuring The           Dec. 4     Public Skate to Win Red Wing Tickets; 2-
               Michigan Ballet with Macomb Symphony                   3:50 pm & 7-8:50 pm every Saturday
               Orchestra                                              through March; Mount Clemens Ice Arena
Dec. 11        The Sounds of Christmas starring            Dec. 5     Family Christmas; Crocker House Museum,
               Elisabeth von Trapp                                    15 Union Street, 586-465-2488
Dec. 13        Holiday Brass with The Brass of Detroit     Dec. 9     Ghosts of Christmas Past; Crocker House
               Chamber Winds & Strings                                Museum; www.crockerhousemuseum.com
Dec. 16        Macomb College Jazz Band; $8 all tickets    Dec. 10-18 The Reindeer Monologues; The Box
Dec. 19        Warren Symphony Orchestra In Concert                   Theatre, 70 Macomb Place; 586-954-2311
                                                           Dec. 12    Crocker House Christmas Tea & Tour
                                                           Dec. 12    Family Fun Workshop; Anton Art Center
GIBRALTAR TRADE CENTER                                     Dec. 12    Skate with Santa; Mt. Clemens Ice Arena
Mt. Clemens: 586-465-6440; Taylor: 734-287-2000            Dec. 19    Simply Dickens Christmas Tea; Crocker
www.gibraltartrade.com                                                House Museum
                                                           Dec. 19    Christmas Market Raffle Drawing; Anton Art
Dec. 3-5       Fall Festival; Mt. Clemens                             Center; 3:30 pm
Dec. 3-5       Gun & Knife Show; Taylor                    Dec. 31    Downtown New Year’s Eve Gala
Dec. 10-12     Arts & Crafts Show; Mt. Clemens
Dec. 10-12     Sports Card, Antique & Collectibles Show;
               Taylor                                      MARK RIDLEY’S COMEDY CASTLE -
Dec. 17-19     Gun & Knife Show / Holistic Festival; Mt.   269   E.  Fourth,    Royal       Oak,    248-542-9900,
               Clemens                                     www.comedycastle.com
Dec. 17-19     The Woodworking Show; Taylor
Dec. 24-26     100’s of Stores; Mt. Clemens                Dec. 2-4       Paul Mercurio with Keith Lenart
Dec. 24-26     100’s of Stores; Mt. Clemens                Dec. 9-11      O’Brien & Valdez w/Manny Shields
12/31 – 1/ 2   Sports Card, Antique & Collectibles Show;   Dec. 16-18     David Dyer with Tim Costello
               Mt. Clemens                                 Dec. 23        Best of Detroit (10-12 comedians); $10
12/31 – 1/ 2   Gun & Knife Show; Taylor

                                                           CRAFT SHOWS –
OUTDOOR HAPPENINGS:
                                                           Dec. 4       Romeo:     Christmas Bazaar; Romeo
Dec. 11        Snowmobile Safety course; $15; 9-3; Ray                  United Methodist Church, 280 N. Main;
               Township Center, 64255 Wolcott; 586-                     586-752-6783
               749-5171, info@raytownship.org
                                                           Dec. 4-5     Novi: Holiday Craft Extravaganza; Rock
Jan. 27 -      Master Gardener Class; Thursdays, 6-10                   Financial  Showplace,     248-348-5600,
April 28       pm; $25 application fee, $300 class fee;                 www.rockfinancialshowplace.com
               Executive Office Building Conference
               Center, Oakland County Service Center,      Dec. 4-5     East Lansing; MSU Holiday Arts & Crafts
               2100 Pontiac Lake, Waterford; deadline is                Show; 517-355-3354
               Jan. 3, 2011; 248-858-0887, e-mail:
               smithlin@oakgov.com                         Dec. 10-12   Northville: Handcrafters United Artisan
                                                                        Market – Tinsel & Treasures; 734-459-
English Gardens has opened a new Christmas shop at                      0050
             184 N. Adams, Rochester Hills; 248-842-
             8455, www.EnglishGardens.com
HEALTH EVENTS:                                              FUNDRAISERS (continued)

Dec. 3      Holiday Blues; 2-3:30 pm; Shelby Macomb         Dec. 4    Photos With Santa to benefit Hawkeye &
            Medical Mall, 50505 Schoenherr; to register,              Friends Dog Rescue & Sanctuary; 11-4;
            800-532-2411                                              Sunrise Assisted Living Community of
Dec. 7      Tame the Pain seminar; 6 pm; free; Medical                Shelby Twp; 586-532-9559; 810-417-3321,
            Education Auditorium, Mount Clemens                       www.hawkeyeandfriends.org
            Regional Medical Center, 1000 Harrington;
            to register: 877-627-6248                       Dec. 5    A Magical Night of Giving at Oakland Mall;
Dec. 8      Bariatric Surgery Center Overview; 6:30-8                 shop with your pre-purchased $5 VIP arm
            pm; Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals; 586-                     band between 4-7 pm and receive exclusive
            759-7457 to register                                      discounts, give-a-ways and more; 100% of
Dec. 9      Stroke, Vascular Disease & Heart Rhythm                   your sale supports ARC Services of
            screenings; $139; Troy Community Center,                  Macomb, Inc. (a non-profit org. serving
            Troy; to register: 800-635-0475                           people with disabilities & their families since
                                                                      1953); Annette at afobare@arcservices.org
FUNDRAISERS                                                           or 586-469-1000 x111; www.arcserices.org

thru 12/3   Veterans Coat Drive sponsored by                Dec. 6    Dooley’s Irish Tavern – 30% of all sales
            McKernan Chiropractic; collecting gently                  benefit ARC Services of Macomb, Inc. (a
            used coats for homeless Veterans; free                    non-profit org. serving people with
            exam, consultation & x-ray for any                        disabilities & their families since 1953);
            donations; 50544 Schoenherr (south of 23                  12414 Hall, Sterling Heights, 586-323-3501;
            Mile); drop-off times: 586-532-1448                       or 235 N. Groesbeck Hwy, Mt. Clemens,
                                                                      586-954-1800;      to receive a coupon:
Dec. 1      American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of               Annette at afobare@arcservices.org or 586-
            Shelby Township; 6-8 pm; Eisenhower High                  469-1000 x111; www.arcserices.org
            School; realyforlife.org/shelbytownship-mi or
            248-663-3418                                    Dec. 6    Chili Cook-off to benefit the Cousino H.S.
                                                                      Cheerleading team; 6-8 pm; $7; 30333
Dec. 1      Pasta with a Purpose dinner to benefit the                Hoover, Warren; chscheerteam@yahoo.com
            Children’s Tumor Foundation; 11-6:30; $6
            for spaghetti dinner, salad, bread, coffee,     Dec. 6    Christmas for Kids to benefit Care House; 5-
            dessert; Santa visit from noon-2 and 4:30-6               10 pm; sample fine foods & specialty beers,
            pm; American Legion Post No. 4, aka Jet’s                 wines & spirits; $75; Mac & Ray’s Banquet
            Bar, 401 N. Groesbeck; 586-899-4708                       Center, 30675 North River Road, Harrison
                                                                      Twp; for tickets, make checks payable to:
Dec. 2      Wild Game Wine Tasting; to benefit youth                  Care House, 131 Market Street, Mount
            hunts, habitat conservation in S.E. Michigan;             Clemens, MI 48043; 586-463-0123
            6-8 pm; $40; Champanes Wine Cellars,
            7007 Chicago, Warren; Al, 586-242-6430;         Dec. 11   Cops and Kids event, 8:30 am at the Meijer
            www.macomb-pheasants.org                                  store on Van Dyke & Metro Parkway; to
                                                                      donate or recommend a family, call DePriest
Dec. 3      A Taste of Our Town to benefit the                        at    586-446-2923,    pdepriest@sterling-
            Eisenhower        H.S.  Instrumental Music                heights.net
            Booster club; $5; 45 vendors, free dinner,
            child care; a donated canned or other           Dec. 11   Winter Wonderland to benefit the creation of
            nonperishable item will receive an extra                  a pediatric tub/burn room at St. John
            raffle ticket; Eisenhower H.S., 6500 25 Mile,             Hospital, Detroit; cocktails, 6:30; dinner 8
            Shelby Twp; Lytle, Slytle1@comcast.net or                 pm; The Henry (formerly the Ritz Carlton);
            Noelle, Miskatau@comcast.net                              313-343-3675, www.stjohnfontbonne.org

Dec. 4      Grand Ball to benefit Henry Ford Hospital for   Dec. 12   Pasta Fest to benefit Warren Mott Band
            uninsured and underinsured patients; 6-11;                Club & Marauder Music Machine; 2 pm;
            $175; MGM Grand Hotel, Detroit; 313-874-                  pasta, salad, bread, desserts, beverages,
            2182, www.henryford.com/grandball                         music; $20; $11/Mott students & kids 3-10;
                                                                      3131 12 Mile, Warren; 586-574-3047, for
Dec. 4      Christine Lavin & Don White; concert &                    tickets, www.warrenmottbandclub.com
            comedy to benefit MCREST; 8 pm; $30,
            $20;     Warren     Consolidated   Schools
            Performing Arts Center, 12901 15 Mile,
            Sterling Heights; tickets: 586-415-5101 or
            www.mcrest.org
LAST     CALL SERVICES in Warren provides                  ROYAL OAK MUSIC THEATRE – 318 W. Fourth;
transportation for people & their vehicles to be sure      www.royaloakmusichtheatre.com; 248-399-2980
everyone travels safely; will pick up clients in Macomb,
Oakland & Wayne counties daily from 7 pm – 3 am; $40       Dec. 3         The Comedians of Chelsea Lately:
and up based on miles traveled; 586-552-8989 or                           Whitney Cummings, Chris Franjola, Sarah
www.LastCallServicesInc.com                                               Colonna & Brad Wollack
                                                           Dec. 10-11     Warren Miller’s Wintervention
MUSIC HALL – Ticketmaster                                  Dec. 15        WRIF: Steel Panther (18 & older only)

Dec. 3      Raheem Devaughn wsg Kindred Family             THE MAGIC STICK – 4120 Woodward, Detroit; 313-
            Soul                                           833-9700, www.majesticdetroit.com
Dec. 18     Freddy Cole; Jazz Cafe
                                                           Dec. 10      Superchunk
BLONDIES – Detroit; Ticketmaster                           Dec. 14      Valencia
                                                           Dec. 15      Hit the Lights
Dec. 3      Hydrogyn                                       Dec. 16      Greeley Estates
Dec. 4      James Labrie – CANCELLED                       Dec. 23      Mayer Hawthrone; Majestic Theatre

FILLMORE – 2115 Woodward; Detroit; 313-961-5450,           THE CITY THEATRE – Detroit, T.M.
T.M., www.livenation.com
                                                           Nov. 6       Katherine Jenkins
Dec. 16     Joe Riani with Ned Evett & Triple Double       Nov. 26      Gary Hoey

ST. ANDREWS HALL – Detroit; T.M.                           MAGIC BAG – 22920 Woodward, Ferndale; 248-544-
                                                           3030, www.themagicbag.com
Dec. 22     Every Avenue
Dec. 26     The Hard Lessons                               Dec. 10      The Verve Pipe
Dec. 29     Rusted Root                                    Dec. 11      Greensky Bluegrass
Dec. 30     Electric Six                                   Dec. 18      Ekoostik Hookah
                                                           Dec. 31      The Mega 80’s
HARPOS – Detroit, Ticketmaster

Dec. 3      Soulfly                                        PIKE ROOM @ THE CROFOOT – 1 South Saginaw,
Dec. 4      Trapt                                          Pontiac; 248-858-9333; Ticketmaster
Dec. 11     As Blood Runs Black
                                                           Dec. 2       Dommtree featuring P.O.S. etc.
                                                           Dec. 5       Skelton-Luns
THE SHELTER – Ticketmaster
                                                           Dec. 9       Killing Joke; Crofoot Ballroom
                                                           Dec. 11      Mansfield Park; Crofoot Ballroom
Dec. 3      Buzzin with Keely, Invy and Drew 32
                                                           Dec. 11      Bands That Jam for Aca featuring Mike’s
                                                                        Pawn Shop
CLUTCH CARGO’S – T.M.                                      Dec. 17      Dashboard Confessional; Crofoot Ballroom
                                                           Dec. 18      A Jazzy Christmas with Alexander Zonjic &
Dec. 10     Minus the Bear                                              Men of Grace; Crofoot Ballroom
Dec. 14     Alter Bridge                                   Dec. 19      Improper Burial
Dec. 17     Twiztid                                        Dec. 21      S. Carey (of Bon Iver) with White Winterland
HAYLOFT – Mt. Clemens; T.M.
                                                           QUOTE –
Dec. 4      Young Buck
Dec. 31     Abk                                            This will remain the land of the free only so long as it is
                                                           the home of the brave. – Elmer Davis, American news
EMERALD THEATRE – Mt. Clemens; T.M.                        commentator (1890-1958)
Dec. 4        Fall Metal Fest II                           The dog has got more fun out of man than man has got
Dec. 11       Don Jamieson                                 out of the dog, for man is the more laughable of the two
                                                           animals. – James Thruber
THE EAGLE THEATRE – Pontiac; T.M.

Dec. 16     Relient K (Acoustic) wsg Sherwood and
            Deas Vail
PET FOOD DONATIONS are being accepted for the Bark-A-Bout Pet Resort food drive until December 31 for pets of
area residents who receive assistance from the Meals on Wheels program. Drop-off points are:
Bark-A-Bout Pet Resort, 14660 23 Mile, Shelby Township
Rocko’s Pet Depot, 47202 Hayes, Macomb Township
Bone Appetite Pet Supplies, 48077 Van Dyke, Shelby Township
Pet Supplies Plus, 42241 Garfield, Clinton Township
For information, call Janice Robinson at 586-566-8900


GREETING CARD WEB SITE

If you’re interested in a service that makes sending out greeting cards a 15-minute project -- even if you’re sending out
hundreds of cards – visit:
www.time2sendacard.com
Cards are printed, stuffed, stamped and mailed for you. A free card will be sent out to anyone you want just by signing
into their website. An informative narrative will walk you through the process, making it easy to understand and learn
about the website. For more info, Gwendolyn at gdcandoacnoni@aol.com


HAPPENINGS AROUND THE STATE . . . www.michiganfun.com

Dec. 2        Goodrich           Downtown Christmas in the Village; 810-636-3409
Dec. 2-3      Flushing           Flushing Candlewalk; 810-659-4141
Dec. 2-5      Manistee           Victorian Sleighbell Parade & Old Christmas Weekend; 231-398-3262
Dec. 2-5      Sandusky           The Original Country Christmas Lighted Farm Implement Parade; 810-648-4445
Dec. 2-8      Caro               Gingerbread Village; 989-673-5211
Dec. 3-4      Ida                Christmas in Ida Festival; 734-269-6017
Dec. 3-5      DeTour Village     Old Fashioned Village Christmas; 906-297-2787
Dec. 4        Gladwin            Festival of Lights Christmas Parade; 989-429-6565
Dec. 4-5      Holly              Dickens Festival; 248-634-9571
Dec. 31       Kalamazoo          New Year’s Fest; 269-388-2830
12/31 – 1/1   Grand Rapids       Hot New Year’s Eve Party; 616-774-8461


HOLIDAY COOKS CAN FIND HELP ONLINE, ON THE PHONE:

U.S. Department of Agriculture Meat and Poultry Hotline: 888-674-6854, www.fsis.usda.gov
Butterball Turkey Talk: 800-288-8372, www.butterball.com
Foster Farms Turkey Helpline: 800-255-7227, www.fosterfarms.com
Perdue Consumer Help Line: 800-473-7383, www.perdue.com
Shady Brook Farms Turkey Line: 888-723-4468, www.shadybrookfarms.com
Reynolds Turkey Tips Line: 800-745-4000, www.reynoldskitchens.com
Ocean Spray Consumer Help Line: 800-662-3263, www.oceanspray.com
Empire Kosher Poultry Customer Hot Line: 800-367-4734, www.empirehosher.com

Other sources on the Internet:
         www.turkeyhelp.com                     www.southernfood.about.com
         www.eatturkey.com                      www.landolakes.com
         www.mccormick.com                      www.potatohelp.com
         www.starchefs.com                      www.bhg.com



                                    MERRY CHRISTMAS
                                           &
                                    HAPPY NEW YEAR!

				
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