Events

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Fenmore Street Block Club Meeting 6:00 pm
Fenmore Street Block Club Meeting @ Chase Library
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Fenmore Street Block Club meets every first Monday of the month at the Chase Library on West Seven Mile from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
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MACC Legal – Low cost legal assistance 11:00 am
MACC Legal – Low cost legal assistance @ The Commons
Feb 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
MACC Legal - Low cost legal assistance @ The Commons
MACC Legal offers low cost legal assistance on Saturdays, in the neighborhood! Cost is a donation based on your income, as low as $5-$40. MACC Legal’s volunteer attorneys will provide specialty legal consultation—and in some …

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Upholstery Workshop Info Session 2:00 pm
Upholstery Workshop Info Session @ Bethany Christian Church
Feb 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upholstery Workshop Info Session @ Bethany Christian Church
Do you know someone considering a career in upholstery? Join us for an info session before our next upholstery workshop. Please RSVP to 313-757-1355 or info@meccadc.org.
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KIP:D Open Office Hours 12:00 pm
KIP:D Open Office Hours @ Gleaners
Feb 4 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KIP:D Open Office Hours @ Gleaners
Central Detroit Christian CDC opened Art House in November with support from Kresge Innovative Projects: Detroit. It provides space for local artists to teach classes and hone their crafts. From left: Central Detroit Christian Executive …

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Detroit People’s Food Co-Op Board Interest Meeting 6:00 pm
Detroit People’s Food Co-Op Board Interest Meeting @ DBCFSN Office
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm
Detroit People's Food Co-Op Board Interest Meeting @ DBCFSN Office
The current board will hold a Board Interest Meeting to meet with interested member-owners to discuss the requirements and expectations of the position.
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Deadline for CEDAM Board Submission
Deadline for CEDAM Board Submission
Feb 5 all-day
Deadline for CEDAM Board Submission
    CEDAM’s Board of Directors: Call For Nominations CEDAM is seeking regional CDC representatives and at-large representatives to serve on our board of directors. CEDAM’s board consists of 18 members; 12 are CDC representatives …

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Dilla Youth Day 1:00 pm
Dilla Youth Day @ Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Feb 5 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dilla Youth Day @ Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
We Found Hip Hop is excited to bring a Mobile Maker Space to launch at this year’s annual Dilla Youth Day on Feb. 10, 2019, at The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History. Our aim …

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Neighborhood Natives Closing Reception 6:00 pm
Neighborhood Natives Closing Reception @ Detroit Public Library Main Branch
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Neighborhood Natives Closing Reception @ Detroit Public Library Main Branch
Hear from two of the “Neighborhood Natives” subjects as they talk about their love for Detroit! Neighborhood Natives is a photo exhibit curated by Cyrus Tetteh and Amber M. Lewis. The exhibit aims to celebrate …

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NEW Workshop: Starting a Nonprofit Organization 9:00 am
NEW Workshop: Starting a Nonprofit Organization @ NEW Center
Feb 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
NEW Workshop: Starting a Nonprofit Organization @ NEW Center
Thinking of starting a nonprofit? Register for Nonprofit Enterprise at Work‘s “Starting a Nonprofit Organization” workshop on Thursday, February 7th! You’ll get great insight and tools for getting started, so you don’t have to figure everything …

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Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit 7:00 pm
Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit @ Cass Corridor Commons
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit @ Cass Corridor Commons
Join us for our Winter 2019 Detroiters Speak series: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies, and Borders in Detroit. Each week will feature different Detroit-based speakers and guests who will explore the given topic and engage …

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Opening Reception: Salvaging Sound 6:00 pm
Opening Reception: Salvaging Sound @ Detroit Historical Museum
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Opening Reception: Salvaging Sound @ Detroit Historical Museum
Salvaging Sound: Detroit Sound Conservancy and the Struggle to Preserve Detroit’s Musical Legacies From City Hall to international exhibitions, Detroit Sound Conservancy and its community partners have consistently raised the alarm that our sound needs …

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Toiletry Pantry 10:30 am
Toiletry Pantry @ Broadstreet Presbyterian Church
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Toiletry Pantry @ Broadstreet Presbyterian Church | Detroit | Michigan | United States
Jefferson East, Inc. Show Me The Money Day 11:00 am
Jefferson East, Inc. Show Me The Money Day @ The Salvation Army Connor Creek Corps
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Jefferson East, Inc. Show Me The Money Day @ The Salvation Army Connor Creek Corps
Join Jefferson East, Inc. on Saturday, February 9, 2019, for their 3rd Annual “Show Me the Money Day,” a free resource fair featuring workshops designed to strengthen individual financial stability and help you build wealth. The …

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Beyond White Social Work: An Analytical Look at Social Work Through the Black Struggle 12:00 pm
Beyond White Social Work: An Analytical Look at Social Work Through the Black Struggle @ University of Michigan Detroit Center
Feb 9 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Beyond White Social Work: An Analytical Look at Social Work Through the Black Struggle @ University of Michigan Detroit Center
Riverwise Writing Workshops: A Professional Writing Workshop 12:00 pm
Riverwise Writing Workshops: A Professional Writing Workshop @ The Commons
Feb 9 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Riverwise Writing Workshops: A Professional Writing Workshop @ The Commons
Calling all Creative Professionals in need of documentation relating to you and your work. Morgan Mann Willis will give us the tools needed to write artist bios, cover letters, and “all the boring stuff.” You …

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Author Talk and Book Signing with Michael W. Twitty 2:00 pm
Author Talk and Book Signing with Michael W. Twitty @ Detroit Public Library Main Branch Main Library Old Fine Arts Room
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author Talk and Book Signing with Michael W. Twitty @ Detroit Public Library Main Branch Main Library Old Fine Arts Room
Michael W. Twitty author and “Culinary Historian” will discuss his food memoir, “The Cooking Gene”. Books will be available for sale and signing following the presentation. Please RSVP for this event.
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Riverwise Writing Workshops: Beginner’s Photography & Storytelling 2:00 pm
Riverwise Writing Workshops: Beginner’s Photography & Storytelling @ KAN Bookstore
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Riverwise Writing Workshops: Beginner's Photography & Storytelling @ KAN Bookstore
Sacred will help people find their passion, following it through and be as confident and empowered as possible. Children and caregivers will enjoy a crash course in the basics of beginner’s photography and storytelling. They …

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NRPCA Free Screening on “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” 2:30 pm
NRPCA Free Screening on “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” @ North Rosedale Park Community House
Feb 10 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
NRPCA Free Screening on "Won't You Be My Neighbor?" @ North Rosedale Park Community House
NRPCA was selected to host a community screening of the award-winning film “Won’t You Be My Neighbor.” DOORS OPEN 2:30 PM MOVIE STARTS 3:00 PM COMMUNITY CHAT 4:45 PM Donations for adding new playground handicapped-accessible …

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Impact Squared 2019 Application Deadline
Impact Squared 2019 Application Deadline
Feb 13 all-day
Impact Squared 2019 Application Deadline
Impact2 is a program developed by JFM Consulting Group that uses a friendly story-telling competition to provide an opportunity for Detroit’s nonprofit organizations to win up to $50,000 in a variety bundled pro bono services from …

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Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit 7:00 pm
Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit @ Cass Corridor Commons
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit @ Cass Corridor Commons
Join us for our Winter 2019 Detroiters Speak series: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies, and Borders in Detroit. Each week will feature different Detroit-based speakers and guests who will explore the given topic and engage …

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Extended Deadline for Detroit Design 2067 Youth Immersion Program
Extended Deadline for Detroit Design 2067 Youth Immersion Program
Feb 15 all-day
The Detroit Historical Society is gearing up to host the second iteration of the popular Youth Immersion & Leadership Development Program known as Detroit Design 2067, April 1- April 6, 2019. This is a special …

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DFH x Empty Bowls Detroit: Women’s Bowl Painting Workshop 9:00 am
DFH x Empty Bowls Detroit: Women’s Bowl Painting Workshop @ The Apparatus Room at The Detroit Foundation Hotel
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
DFH x Empty Bowls Detroit: Women's Bowl Painting Workshop @ The Apparatus Room at The Detroit Foundation Hotel
An exciting opportunity to not only gather with other fabulous women to paint a bowl to benefit Empty Bowls Detroit, but to know that your bowl will be used in The Apparatus Room when any …

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Jefferson Chalmers Neighborhood Framework Plan Community Meeting #4 11:00 am
Jefferson Chalmers Neighborhood Framework Plan Community Meeting #4 @ The Salvation Army
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am
Jefferson Chalmers Neighborhood Framework Plan Community Meeting #4 @ The Salvation Army
Due to the severe cold the Jefferson Chalmers Neighborhood Framework Plan Community Meeting has been rescheduled to Saturday, February 16th at 11am. The meeting will take place at 3000 Conner in Detroit. For more info …

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MACC Legal – Low cost legal assistance 11:00 am
MACC Legal – Low cost legal assistance @ The Commons
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
MACC Legal - Low cost legal assistance @ The Commons
MACC Legal offers low cost legal assistance on Saturdays, in the neighborhood! Cost is a donation based on your income, as low as $5-$40. MACC Legal’s volunteer attorneys will provide specialty legal consultation—and in some …

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The Monarch: An Afternoon of Storytelling 2:00 pm
The Monarch: An Afternoon of Storytelling @ Town Hall Cafe
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Monarch: An Afternoon of Storytelling @ Town Hall Cafe
Come join us for the afternoon to hear firsthand accounts on how planting a rain garden has affected the lives of our Detroit volunteers. Learn how to get your own rain garden, and meet like-minded …

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Show Me The Money Day at SER Metro 10:00 am
Show Me The Money Day at SER Metro @ SER Workforce Center
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Show Me The Money Day at SER Metro @ SER Workforce Center
NO COST! FREE KNOWLEDGE! LOCATION: 5200 Stecker, (near the corner of Wyoming and Michigan Ave.) Thursday, February 21, 2019- SER Workforce Center (Stecker) – 10:00am-2:00 pm Presenters include: Accounting Aid Society- Tax Return Savings Chase …

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MACC Lit presents The Black History Month Story Time Festival 12:00 pm
MACC Lit presents The Black History Month Story Time Festival @ MACC Development
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
MACC Lit presents The Black History Month Story Time Festival @ MACC Development
Come celebrate Black History Month with MACC Lit!! Detroit Public Schools are on Winter Break and we are opening our doors for students to learn more about Black History. Join our drum circle! Space is …

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People of Color Summit 5:30 pm
People of Color Summit @ WCCCD Northwest Campus - Lewis Education Center
Feb 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
People of Color Summit @ WCCCD Northwest Campus - Lewis Education Center
City of Detroit Public Hearing Meeting – Clarita-Stout 6:00 pm
City of Detroit Public Hearing Meeting – Clarita-Stout @ Northwest Activities Center, 2nd floor
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm
City of Detroit Public Hearing Meeting - Clarita-Stout @ Northwest Activities Center, 2nd floor
Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit 7:00 pm
Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit @ Cass Corridor Commons
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit @ Cass Corridor Commons
Join us for our Winter 2019 Detroiters Speak series: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies, and Borders in Detroit. Each week will feature different Detroit-based speakers and guests who will explore the given topic and engage …

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Life Remodeled: Fourth Friday Fundraising 11:30 am
Life Remodeled: Fourth Friday Fundraising @ Durfee Innovation Society
Feb 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Life Remodeled: Fourth Friday Fundraising @ Durfee Innovation Society
  The Life Remodeled team, led by Chris Lambert, CEO + Founder, is looking to flip the script and shatter some fundraising myths by hosting an enlightening 10 part lunch and learn series on what …

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Empty Bowls Detroit Bowl Painting Workshop 6:30 pm
Empty Bowls Detroit Bowl Painting Workshop
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Empty Bowls Detroit Bowl Painting Workshop
Gather your friends and join Empty Bowls Detroit for a fun Friday night bowl painting workshop. They supply the bowls, paints, brushes and you provide the creativity. Your $10 donation (per bowl) covers the cost …

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Basics of Beekeeping 10:30 am
Basics of Beekeeping @ DNR Outdoor Adventure Center
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Basics of Beekeeping @ DNR Outdoor Adventure Center
Join Brian Peterson, from Bees in the D, as he shares his passion about the education and conservation of the all-important pollinator, the Honey Bee. He will share his journey into the world of beekeeping, …

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Detroit Month of Design Info Session 11:30 am
Detroit Month of Design Info Session @ Mexicantown Latino Cultural Center
Feb 23 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Detroit Month of Design Info Session @ Mexicantown Latino Cultural Center
Design Core Detroit is honored to celebrate the 9th annual Detroit Month of Design this September. The citywide celebration of creativity will gather designers and enthusiasts to celebrate Detroit’s role as a national and global design …

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Hope Village Farmers Market: Farmers & Gardeners Meeting 2:00 pm
Let’s Talk About: Green Book 4:30 pm
Let’s Talk About: Green Book @ Cinema Detroit
Feb 23 @ 4:30 pm
Let's Talk About: Green Book @ Cinema Detroit
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DEAL Race & Justice Reporting Initiative Application Deadline
DEAL Race & Justice Reporting Initiative Application Deadline
Feb 24 all-day
DEAL Race & Justice Reporting Initiative Application Deadline
CALL FOR PITCHES Are you a journalist with talent and passion for covering the environment and justice in Detroit? The Detroit Equity Action Lab (DEAL), an initiative of the Damon J. Keith Center for Civil …

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District 7 Community Meeting 6:00 pm
District 7 Community Meeting @ Adams Butzel Recreation Center
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
District 7 Community Meeting @ Adams Butzel Recreation Center
Keep Growing Detroit Seed Packing 6:00 pm
Keep Growing Detroit Seed Packing @ KAN Books
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Keep Growing Detroit Seed Packing @ KAN Books
Help Keep Growing Detroit fill the more than 40,500 packs of seeds that will be distributed to Garden Resource Program members during the 2019 growing season!             Other opportunities include: …

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Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit 7:00 pm
Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit @ Cass Corridor Commons
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Detroiters Speak Winter 2019: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies and Borders in Detroit @ Cass Corridor Commons
Join us for our Winter 2019 Detroiters Speak series: Whose Safety? Policing Minds, Bodies, and Borders in Detroit. Each week will feature different Detroit-based speakers and guests who will explore the given topic and engage …

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