Celebrate Memorial Weekend May 25-28

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Free Community Yoga Sunday, May 27, 2012, 4:00 pm Powerhouse Gym, 400 E Brown St, Birmingham, MI FREE Come enjoy a slow flow yoga at Casa Prayna, the yoga studio inside The Powerhouse Gym, Birmingham. All levels welcome! Bring a friend! A moving mediataion set to soothing music, soft lighting and a little heat. Bring […]

Commit To Your Art

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As I look around my front sunroom and see the many antique ornaments collecting dusts it reminds me of all the art projects I have started and, instead of finishing, put up on the shelf. There are dusty beginnings patiently waiting for me to pick them up, wipe them off, and polish to completion. I […]

Discover Your Style: Mini Workshop For Girls

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Who should come? High-school girls, ages 14-18, who want to meet and connect with other teen girls in the community and talk about all matters of life, love, and happiness. What will we do? We will watch videos, listen to music, and create art about ourselves, our friends and families, our dreams, and the world. […]

Book Review on “The War of Art” By Steven Pressfield + Author Q & A

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It took me three months to read a book about resistance. Yes, my hand did hurt when the cookie jar slammed shut. But oh, the lessons learned were so worthwhile. The force behind the jar? A free copy of Steven Pressfield’s The War of Art. I received a copy to review in October and I eagerly placed […]

Beauty Affects Men’s and Women’s Brains Differently

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Beauty is famously in the eye of the beholder; but it’s also in the beholder’s brain, and may work differently in the brains of men and women. In men, images they consider to be beautiful appear to activate brain regions responsible for locating objects in absolute terms – x- and y-coordinates on a grid. Images […]

Make Plans For The Weekend Of September 9-11

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16th Annual Birmingham Bloomfield Cultural Arts Awards Where: Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, 1516 S Cranbrook Rd, Birmingham, MI 48009 Date: September 9, 2011 Time: 6:00pm—8:00pm The Cultural Arts award will be presented to Maury Okun for his being a “visionary in the arts” and his ability to bring organizations together to share tight resources. Adelman […]

Relish In The Last Weekend Of August 26-28

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One of a Find Italian Collection Trunk Show Where: Schubot Jewelers, 230 E Merrill St, Birmingham, MI 48009 Date: August 26, 2011 / August 27, 2011 Time: 10:00am—5:00pm Next on: Friday, August 26, 2011 Schubot Jewellers in Birmingham is hosting a “One of a Find Italian Collection Trunk Show” today. For the best selection, they […]

What Are You Doing This Weekend? Community Events On August 12-14

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Scenes of Paris by Parisian Artist Marie-Claude Bosc Where: Lido Gallery, 33535 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009 Date: Weekly on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays Time: 10:00am—6:00pm Next on: Today, August 11, 2011 Marie-Claude Bosc Exhibit July 30th through September 20th Admission FREE/ Open to the Public FREE PARKING Born in 1956, Marie-Claude […]

Have Fun The First Weekend Of August 5-7!

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Coffee with Oakland County Commission Bill Dwyer Where: Panera Bread, 37611 W 12 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48331 Date: August 6, 2011 Time: 9:00am—10:00am Oakland County residents can join Oakland County Commissioner Bill Dwyer at Panera Bread in Farmington Hills today for “Commissioner Coffee Hour.”  If you would like to voice any concerns about […]

Looking For Something To Do This Weekend?

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Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Check out these great events in your area! To find more, check out Patch.com and click on your city. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Where: St. Dunstan’s Theatre 400 Lone Pine Rd, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304 Date: June 3, 2011 / June 4, 2011 / June […]