Please join The Royal Oak Public Library on Monday, February 24 at 7:00 pm as they welcome local Automotive History Writer/Presenter Russell Doré for a one hour presentation with visuals on the life of Walter Chrysler, founder of the Chrysler Corporation. Walter Chrysler was a self made man who built one of the Big Three auto companies. Learn how he developed his skills by being a key part of General Motors. Find out the roles that the Maxwell and Willys companies played in his development. You will also learn the story of the Chrysler Building in New York City.Read more »
Grand Circus Media &The Ark announce Gardenia Bluegrass & Roots festival on April 11th, 2014 at the Royal Oak Farmers Market Featuring - Keller & the Keels, The Ragbirds, Catfish Mafia & The Crane Wives. The bluegrass and brew festival will benefit Royal Oak charity, Camp Casey, a horseback riding program for children with cancer. Through generous donations & amazing volunteers, Camp Casey has spread the healing power of horses for over eight years.Read more »
A benefit performance to support The Welcome Inn. Songs from Broadway shows based on stories from the Bible. Special guest Bobby Mitchell from "The Bobby and Stacey Show" on 104.3 WOMC. Tickets are $20 Adults and $10 Youth. This 4:00 p.m. performance will be at the First Congregational Church of Royal Oak located at 1413 Northwood Blvd.
Join advocates, families, friends, and fit-minded people on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 10 AM for the 9th annual MOM race for mental health awareness and suicide prevention. The 5K run/walk starts and ends at Starr Jaycee Park and takes place in the residential neighborhoods between 12 & 13 Mile and Crooks & Main St. in Royal Oak. The MOM Race is a USATF certified 5K offering same-day registration, age group awards, refreshments, raffle prizes, live music and more!Read more »
The Royal Oak Woman’s Club will meet at noon on Monday, January 6, 2014, at the clubhouse at 404 S. Pleasant, Royal Oak. Following a light lunch and a business meeting, Maureen Smith, Special Events Coordinator for Leader Dogs for the Blind, will be our speaker.Read more »
This holiday season, Kalamata Greek Grill (www.kalamatagreek.com) invites customers to join them in the battle against hunger in metropolitan Detroit. The fresh food eatery with locations in Royal Oak and Troy - will donate 10 percent of its proceeds each Saturday between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day to Forgotten Harvest, a charity dedicated to combating hunger. Kalamata Greek Grill selected Saturdays during the holidays to leverage heavier traffic from holiday shoppers looking for a fast and healthy meal.Read more »
Michigan Consumers for Healthcare is hosting an Affordable Care Act education and enrollment event for anyone who has questions about or needs assistance with enrolling in a health insurance plan. The event will be Tuesday, December 17th at the Royal Oak Public Library (222 E. Eleven Mile Road) from 6:00 p.m.Read more »
A Seasonal Guide to Michigan Mushrooms is being held on Wednesday, A Seasonal Guide to Michigan Mushrooms is being held on Wednesday, January 8th, 2014 beginning 7:30 pm at the Royal Oak Middle School. Phil Tedeschi is the President of the Michigan Mushroom Hunters Club. His hobby for nearly 40 years has been mushroom hunting. Come and learn from Phil's experiences in the hunt. Find out what mushrooms we have here in Michigan, their identification and uses. This event is free and open to the public.
The Michigan WWII Legacy Memorial and the Detroit Region of the United States Postal Service invite you to attend the local dedication ceremony for the World War II: Medal of Honor Forever stamp Prestige Folio. This event will occur on December 6, 2013 at 12 noon (children’s program at 11:00 am) at The Kilgour Centre, 2360 Rochester Court, Troy, Michigan 48083, (248) 526-1849, http://detroitscots.com/kilgour-center.htmlRead more »