Anonimo, the Discovery of an Unknown Composer

Scott Loudon will share his vision for the new Anonimo Documentary at 20 Front Street on Sunday, December 17. This documentary will be a follow-up to the award winning 1986 Deniro film The Mission, the inspiring story of Jesuit-trained natives from Bolivia composing Baroque music and building violins. Nearly 11,000 compositions were found in the catacombs of Catholic churches in the 1970s simply signed "Anonimo" (anonymous). The event begins at 6:00 p.m. with a short presentation at 7:30 … [Read more...]

Rochester Community Chorus presents ‘A Holly Jolly Christmas’

Sunday, December 17 at 3 PM at St. Mary of the Hills Church (2676 John R, Rochester Hills.). Tickets are $10 at the door.  Christmas Concert and Sing along. http://www.rochestercommunitychorus.org/ … [Read more...]

‘Let There Be Peace on Earth’ at the Rochester Symphony Orchestra Annual Christmas Concert

Get into the holiday spirit by spending a delightful evening with the Rochester Symphony Orchestra (RSO) on Friday, December 8 at 8 p.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Rochester, MI. The RSO will perform holiday pieces in full orchestra fashion including March of Toys, Waltz of the Flowers from the Nutcracker, selections from Mannheim Steamroller, the Tran-Siberian Orchestra, and a traditional sing-a-long for the whole family. There will also be a special guest performance by the … [Read more...]

One Night In Bethlehem Living Nativity

Free Christmas Event  One Night in Bethlehem - a Bible-based living nativity celebration of Jesus Christ’s birth - will be presented on Friday and Saturday, December 1 & 2, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1610 Brewster Road, Rochester Hills. Tours start every 15 minutes. The history of statuary and living nativity displays has developed world wide since 1223 A.D. when St. Francis of Assisi is said to have staged the first nativity … [Read more...]

Welcome Coffee hosted by the Newcomers & Neighbors of Greater Rochester

Whether you are new to the area or have lived here your whole life, the Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Greater Rochester has something to offer you!  We are a social group of fun loving individuals that live in Rochester, Rochester Hills, Oakland, Troy and surrounding communities in Michigan. New friendships are formed through a variety of programs and activities. From Couples Pub Nights and Ladies Lunch groups to Book Clubs and Game groups, the Newcomers and Neighbors Club has something for … [Read more...]

Nutty Performers Present Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” at Meadow Brook Theatre

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast,” the stage musical adaptation of the full-length animated classic movie will come alive on the Meadow Brook Theatre stage on August 3, 4, and 5. Peanut Gallery Players, a 501(c)(3) non-profit children’s theatre training program, invites the public to “Be Our Guest” and watch what over 76 actors, singers, and dancers ages 6-18 from Oakland and Macomb Counties have been rehearsing for since June. The 76 member cast features Sara Ross Avery (Rochester) as … [Read more...]

Meadow Brook Hall and Gardens Blooming with Events for Kids of all Ages

Meadow Brook in Bloom Offers Garden-Inspired Events for Children and Adults Meadow Brook Hall’s Meadow Brook in Bloom runs June 25 through June 30, a weeklong series of community events and a special house and garden tour that celebrates all things floral at The Great Estate on the campus of Oakland University. Floral arrangements are provided by Emerald City Designs. Visitors can tour elegant rooms featuring fresh flowers while gaining insight into the fascinating life of the Dodge-Wilson … [Read more...]

Rochester Garden Walk this Thursday

The 18th annual Rochester Garden Walk comes at a perfect time of year to explore the lovely grounds in and around Rochester. Co-sponsored by the Rochester Garden Club and The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm, the garden walk showcases many unique public and private gardens in the greater Rochester area. This year’s event takes place Thursday, June 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Garden walk participants will have access to five private gardens chosen for their beauty, fascinating … [Read more...]

Rochester Residents Walk for Miracles for Beaumont Children’s

Superheroes Invited to Walk for Miracles at Detroit Zoo Superheroes of all ages are invited to Beaumont Children’s “Walk for Miracles” at the Detroit Zoo, Saturday, June 10. On-site registration opens at 7:30 a.m. The walk starts at 8:15 a.m. Blaine and Lauren, 96.3 WDVD morning show hosts, will serve as emcees. Money raised through Walk for Miracles will help support care for Beaumont Children’s patients. Rochester residents, Beth Bromund and her daughter Elise, are gathering family … [Read more...]

Buy a Coffee on May 31 and Brighten a Kid’s Future

Tim Hortons Restaurants in the U.S. Announce Annual Camp Day Tim Hortons restaurants in the U.S. continue to brew coffee for a great a cause, announcing its 2017 Camp Day on May 31. On Camp Day, 100 percent of proceeds from hot and iced coffee sales at participating restaurants will be donated to the Tim Horton Children’s Foundation (THCF). The funds raised on Camp Day provide thousands of kids from low-income families across North America with a camp experience that helps youth aged 9 to 18 … [Read more...]