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Attending the 2018 North American International Auto Show?

Here's What You Need to Know Public Show - January 20-28, 2018 Where the automotive world comes together. Experience an automotive event unlike any other. At the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) attendees will have the opportunity to see up-close the vehicles and technologies that will shape the future automotive landscape. … [Read More...]

Fire & Ice Festival Adjusts to Weather

Ziplining will replace tube sledding at this year’s Fire & Ice Festival in Rochester because the weather has not cooperated in the construction of the sledding hill. Festival goers will still be able to enjoy all their other favorite Fire & Ice activities including fireworks; the Big, Bright Light Show; TasteFest, The Brooksie Way Chill at … [Read More...]

Meadow Brook Hall Presents A Servant’s Life

Special Tour and Lecture Inspired by the Downton Abbey Television Series Meadow Brook Hall presents A Servant’s Life - a series of events February 10 through February 25 inspired by the popular PBS series Downton Abbey. Guests will gain insight into the daily life of the servants that lived and worked at Meadow Brook Hall. The month … [Read More...]

Dear Crabby, Do We Need to Worry about More Meteors?

Dear Crabby, Do We Need to Worry about More Meteors? Sincerely, Sky Rock   Dear Sky, Yes and no. They could fall anytime, space has all kinds of ice and rocks and icy rocks shooting around the cosmos, and once in a while they fall to earth. Most times, the experts tell us, they break up and burn up in the atmosphere. Apparently, … [Read More...]

‘The School for Scandal’ is in Session and Making Mischief at Oakland University

Gossip and scandal collide in Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s classic 18th century comedy of manners - The School for Scandal - coming to the Varner Studio Theatre at Oakland University beginning Thursday, February 1, 2018. Featuring aptly named individuals like Sneerwell, Backbite, Candour and Snake, this comic masterpiece follows a host of … [Read More...]

The Rochester Hills Public Library Celebrates the Civil Rights Movement

Many who know about the Civil Rights Movement know about Martin Luther King, Jr. but few know the other influential leaders who helped shape the movement. Learn these untold stories during Names Unspoken: Unsung Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement, Tuesday, February 6 at 7:00 p.m. President of the Detroit Branch of Association for the Study … [Read More...]

Upcoming Youth Program at the Rochester Hills Public Library

Fantastic Fridays Friday, January 19 10:00-10:45 a.m. Ages 5 & under with a caregiver Multipurpose Room Celebrate your favorite Polynesian characters with a dance party & leis. Baby Wearing Dance Party Saturday, January 20 , 11:00-11:30 a.m. Ages Birth to Walking with Caregiver Multipurpose Room Are you looking … [Read More...]

Fire & Ice Festival January 19-21

The Fire & Ice Festival will fire up the weekend of January 19-21 with winter-driven, family-friendly activities, food trucks, TasteFest, ice sculptures, and the Big, Bright Light Show in the evenings. Admission and events are free. The Fire & Ice Festival will be held on: Friday, January 19 from 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Saturday, … [Read More...]

Rochester Hills Museum Hosts February Film Festival

Warm up this winter at the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm Film Festival in February. Films are shown in the Calf Barn at the Museum at 7:00 p.m., with $5 admission for the public and free for Museum Members. Guests can register by using the PayPal Option, emailing rhmuseum@rochesterhills.org or calling 248-656-4663. Refreshments … [Read More...]

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