During the holidays on Sundays between November 24 and December 29, Kids 12 and under eat FREE with the purchase of an adult meal. Participating restaurants are listed below, see individual locations for any restrictions. Visit the Royal Oak Restaurant Association Website for map and additional information: http://royaloakrestaurantweek.com/RORA/kids-eat-free/Read more »
As part of its 32nd year, Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings will present Holiday Brass in Royal Oak. The performance will be on Sunday, December 8, 3:00 pm at the First Presbyterian Church of Royal Oak. This holiday favorite brings tidings of the season with traditional sounds and new favorites. DCWS invites you to get in the spirit at the 2:15 Holiday Sing-Along before the performance. Read more »
The Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG) Invites YOU to attend upcoming December 2013 Community Meetings. Learn more about Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) and why it is moving forward as the preferred mode for further analysis. Come out to the open house and presentation and give us your input about the latest project developments.
The “Hands on Aesthetics Workshop for I-75” workshop is being held by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) to provide an opportunity for interested citizens to provide input on various aesthetic opportunities as part of the I-75 project.Read more »
MSU Extension Oakland County now has registration open for the Winter 2014 Master Gardener class. Class will be held at the MSU Tollgate Education Center, 28115 Meadowbrook Rd., Novi from 6 to 10 pm from January 23rd to April 24, 2014. Advance registration is required by January 9th at http://events.anr.msu.edu/mgpnovi/
For the first time ever the Michigan Vietnam Wall will be displayed in a museum. The Wall will be displayed through the efforts of Dave Schoenherr as part of the November-through-April Korea-Vietnam Exhibit by the Royal Oak Historical Society Museum. Photos on loan by area veterans and their families will feature military life and the lives of native Asians, along with military uniforms, paraphernalia and documents from that time.Read more »
Mammals of Tenhave Woods nature walk is being held at on Sunday, December 8, 2013 beginning at 2:00 pm. Park at the Lexington/Marais lot and meet at the Lexington entrance. Come and learn about the mammals that live in Tenhave Woods. We will look for signs of these mammals and have skulls and skins with us to help describe them and how they live. Visit the Nature Society online for additional information.
Celebrate America Recycles Day by taking a free tour during the week of November 12 – 15, 2013. SOCRRA is celebrating America Recycles Day by offering free tours of the Material Recovery Facility (MRF). Tours last about 30 minutes and consist of recycling displays in the Education Center and a walk through the MRF to see how recyclables are sorted and baled.
Tuesday, Nov. 12 – 3:30 pm, 4:30 pm and 5:00 Thursday, Nov. 14 – 3:30 pm, 4:30 pm and 5:00 pm Saturday, Nov. 15 - 10:00 am, 11:00 am and 12 noonRead more »
Royal Oak SAFE and Common Ground are co-sponsoring a safeTalk training session at the Mahany Meininger Senior Community Center (3500 Marais Ave) from 10:00am to 1:00pm. The session will prepare you in techniques to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and connect them to suicide first aid resources by applying the safeTALK principles: Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep safe!Read more »
Trivia Night in Royal Oak will be presented by the Optimist Club at Jimi’s Restaurant (714 South Washington). Dinner will be served at 6:00PM with competition starting at 7:00PM, the format will be Teams of 8 per table, 10 rounds with 10 questions. Top 3 teams win cash prizes. This event is sold out!