Events

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Intro to Computers 1:00 pm
Intro to Computers @ Mack Market
Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Intro to Computers @ Mack Market
Computers got you confused? Learn the Basics for operating a computer with The EastSide Community Network.
Fenmore Street Block Club Meeting 6:00 pm
Fenmore Street Block Club Meeting @ Chase Library
Apr 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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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
Apr 4 @ 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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Doing Our Own Work: An Anti-Racism Seminar for White People
Doing Our Own Work: An Anti-Racism Seminar for White People
Apr 5 – Apr 6 all-day
Doing Our Own Work: An Anti-Racism Seminar for White People
March 8 & 9, and April 5 & 6, and May 10 & 11, 2019 in Ann Arbor, Mich. “At this time in our nation, we are witnessing an alarming resurgence of white supremacy and …

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Mack Strong Neighborhoods Survey Day at The Commons 10:00 am
Mack Strong Neighborhoods Survey Day at The Commons @ The Commons Detroit
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
SURVEY Day!! at The Commons for Neighbors Stop to take the survey and enjoy FREE coffee or tea!! ALL DAY! 10 am – 2 pm Thursday, March 14 Saturday, March 23 April 6 The Mack …

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Popps Packing Volunteer Garden Workday 10:00 am
Popps Packing Volunteer Garden Workday @ Popps Packing
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Popps Packing Volunteer Garden Workday @ Popps Packing
Help us bring in the spring with the first big garden clean up and prep workday.  We’ll be clearing debris, prepping garden beds, and planning the growing season. Snacks and laughs provided. Bring gloves if …

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MACC Legal – Low cost legal assistance 11:00 am
MACC Legal – Low cost legal assistance @ The Commons
Apr 6 @ 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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Intro to Computers 1:00 pm
Intro to Computers @ Mack Market
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Intro to Computers @ Mack Market
Computers got you confused? Learn the Basics for operating a computer with The EastSide Community Network.
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How to Choose & Hire a Contractor 6:00 pm
How to Choose & Hire a Contractor @ Hunt Street Station
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
How to Choose & Hire a Contractor @ Hunt Street Station
As you’re working on rehabbing your home, you might come to a project that’s too big to DIY or that you’d just prefer to have someone else do. But how do you pick and hire …

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Property Tax Exemption Workshops 2019 11:00 am
Property Tax Exemption Workshops 2019 @ Faith Church
Apr 10 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Property Tax Exemption Workshops 2019 @ Faith Church
Based on income eligibility OR a hardship, this City of Detroit program can partially or fully eliminate your current year’s property taxes! To see if you qualify, attend a free Property Tax Exemption Workshop, offered …

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Shamyle Dobbs @ Urban Consulate’s Candid Conversations 6:00 pm
Shamyle Dobbs @ Urban Consulate’s Candid Conversations @ Co.act Detroit
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Shamyle Dobbs @ Urban Consulate's Candid Conversations @ Co.act Detroit
Urban Consulate is popping up in a new Detroit location for a new series of candid conversations. Join Urban Consulate at Co.act Detroit for a dialogue about the power of collaboration hosted by Orlando Bailey. …

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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
Apr 11 @ 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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Oakland Avenue Corridor Initiative Global Youth Day of Service 10:00 am
Oakland Avenue Corridor Initiative Global Youth Day of Service @ Oakland Avenur Urban Farm
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Oakland Avenue Corridor Initiative Global Youth Day of Service @ Oakland Avenur Urban Farm
Clairmount Studios Grand Opening 1:00 pm
Clairmount Studios Grand Opening @ Clairmount Studios
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Clairmount Studios Grand Opening @ Clairmount Studios
Detroit Narrative Agency at the Freep Film Festival 1:00 pm
Detroit Narrative Agency at the Freep Film Festival @ DeRoy Auditorium Complex on Wayne State Campus
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Detroit Narrative Agency at the Freep Film Festival @ DeRoy Auditorium Complex on Wayne State Campus
Convergence: Detroit Narrative Agency Shorts Showcase DNA curated this Freep Film Festival-partnered program of short documentaries by Detroit area filmmakers, sharing seven glimpses into movement-forward, multi-dimensional stories about community, culture and legacy. Click here for …

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Pingree Park Association Monthly Meetings 4:00 pm
Pingree Park Association Monthly Meetings @ St. Augustine and St. Monica Catholic Church
Apr 13 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Pingree Park Association Monthly Meetings @ St. Augustine and St. Monica Catholic Church
Attend the Monthly Pingree Park Association meetings at St. Augustine and St. Monica Catholic Church to stay informed and connect with neighbors!
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2019 Detroit City of Design Competition Deadline
2019 Detroit City of Design Competition Deadline
Apr 14 all-day
2019 Detroit City of Design Competition Deadline
Application Deadline: April 14, 2019 Design Core Detroit is pleased to announce the first edition of the Detroit City of Design Competition, an international multidisciplinary competition for designers in the UNESCO Creative Cities Network to …

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Michigan Farm to Table 12:00 pm
Michigan Farm to Table @ DNR Outdoor Adventure Center
Apr 14 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Michigan Farm to Table @ DNR Outdoor Adventure Center
Did you know that there are more than 50,000 farms in Michigan? Or that Michigan farmers produce more than 300 agricultural products? Join us today to celebrate the rich agricultural heritage of our State! The …

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2019 Small Town Rural Development Conference
2019 Small Town Rural Development Conference @ Crystal Mountain
Apr 15 – Apr 17 all-day
2019 Small Town Rural Development Conference @ Crystal Mountain
We are excited to present the 14th annual Small Town & Rural Development Conference April 15-17, 2019 at Crystal Mountain! This is the premier conference for rural community development in Michigan. This year’s keynote speaker, …

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Popps Packing Residency Application Deadline
Popps Packing Residency Application Deadline
Apr 15 all-day
Popps Packing Residency Application Deadline
Popps Packing NOW ACCEPTING  APPLICATIONS FOR JULY-NOVEMBER 2019 RESIDENCIES POPPS STUDIO, GUEST HOUSE, AND GARDEN RESIDENCIES: For National and International emerging, mid- career, and established visual artists CAMP CARPENTER RESIDENCY (July Only) Camp Carpenter is …

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UM Ross School of Business Nonprofit Board Fellows Info Session – Ann Arbor 5:30 pm
UM Ross School of Business Nonprofit Board Fellows Info Session – Ann Arbor @ UM Ross School of Business
Apr 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
UM Ross School of Business Nonprofit Board Fellows Info Session - Ann Arbor @ UM Ross School of Business
The U-M Ross School of Business will be hosting two sessions to provide an overview for prospective organizations interested in participating during the 2019-20 program year. Come learn about the program benefits & structure and …

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Garden Resource Program Cold Crop Seed & Plant Distribution
Garden Resource Program Cold Crop Seed & Plant Distribution @ NEW KGD FARM
Apr 16 all-day
Garden Resource Program Cold Crop Seed & Plant Distribution @ NEW KGD FARM
SAVE THE DATE: GRP Cold Crop Seed & Plant Distribution Tues, April 16th, 5-7 OR Thursday April 18th, 5-7 At the NEW KGD FARM, 1850 Erskine in the Eastern Market District For over a decade, …

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CDAD April Membership Meeting 9:00 am
CDAD April Membership Meeting @ Community Development Advocates of Detroit
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
CDAD April Membership Meeting @ Community Development Advocates of Detroit
Agenda TBD
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Garden Resource Program Cold Crop Seed & Plant Distribution
Garden Resource Program Cold Crop Seed & Plant Distribution @ NEW KGD FARM
Apr 18 all-day
Garden Resource Program Cold Crop Seed & Plant Distribution @ NEW KGD FARM
SAVE THE DATE: GRP Cold Crop Seed & Plant Distribution Tues, April 16th, 5-7 OR Thursday April 18th, 5-7 At the NEW KGD FARM, 1850 Erskine in the Eastern Market District For over a decade, …

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Philos Project present Conversation Peace hosted by Michael Eric Dyson 11:00 am
Philos Project present Conversation Peace hosted by Michael Eric Dyson @ WCCCD Northwest Campus - Larry K. Lewis Education Center Lecture Hall
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am
Philos Project present Conversation Peace hosted by Michael Eric Dyson @ WCCCD Northwest Campus - Larry K. Lewis Education Center Lecture Hall
Detroit Design Network: April Design & Dine Luncheon 11:30 am
Detroit Design Network: April Design & Dine Luncheon @ Grand Innovation
Apr 18 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Detroit Design Network: April Design & Dine Luncheon @ Grand Innovation
Join the Detroit Design Network at our Design & Dine series. This month’s workshop features Matt Dibble, founder of marketing company Final5, who will share tips on how to create a narrative to drive interest about …

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SWOT City Neighborhood Workshop 12:00 pm
SWOT City Neighborhood Workshop @ Canvas Livernois
Apr 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
SWOT City Neighborhood Workshop @ Canvas Livernois
TechTown is excited to share its professional relationships with neighborhood businesses. Join TechTown for this workshop that is designed to give insight and direction for small business owners looking to attract and retain talent. Be …

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35th ECN Annual Meeting & Open House 5:30 pm
35th ECN Annual Meeting & Open House @ Mack Market
Apr 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
35th ECN Annual Meeting & Open House @ Mack Market
Join Eastside Community Network as we celebrate our 35th Organizational Anniversary and highlight our accomplishments from 2018! We’ll also preview our plans 2019! You’ll also have the opportunity to hear from freshman U.S. Congresswoman Rashida …

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City of Detroit Small Business Empowerment Fair 5:30 pm
City of Detroit Small Business Empowerment Fair @ Ford Resource and Engagement Center
Apr 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
City of Detroit Small Business Empowerment Fair @ Ford Resource and Engagement Center
Attend this event and walk away with new connections and resources for your small business! You don’t want to miss this event! Get big resources for your small business! Community Partner Networking + Speak Directly …

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Knight Arts Challenge 2019 Deadline
Knight Arts Challenge 2019 Deadline @ Detroit
Apr 19 all-day
Knight Arts Challenge 2019 Deadline @ Detroit
WHAT IS YOUR BEST IDEA FOR THE ARTS? The Knight Arts Challenge funds the best ideas that connect people to place and to each other through the arts. In 2019, we’ll open challenges in Akron, …

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Jefferson Chalmers Storytelling 6:00 pm
Jefferson Chalmers Storytelling @ Hope Community Church
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jefferson Chalmers Storytelling @ Hope Community Church
Model D Media, in partnership with the Manistique Community Treehouse Center, is proud to host a two-day community empowerment event to celebrate the past, present and future of the Jefferson Chalmers community. The storytelling event …

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MACC Legal – Low cost legal assistance 11:00 am
MACC Legal – Low cost legal assistance @ The Commons
Apr 20 @ 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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Family Fun Day at the Community Treehouse Center 1:00 pm
Family Fun Day at the Community Treehouse Center @ Community Treehouse Center
Apr 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Family Fun Day at the Community Treehouse Center @ Community Treehouse Center
The Community Treehouse Center is excited to host a Family Fun Day for the Jefferson Chalmers neighborhood youth, with an Easter Egg Hunt and other activities. For more details and/or information about the Community Treehouse …

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Spring Global Talent Job Fair 11:00 am
Spring Global Talent Job Fair @ Henry Ford College
Apr 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Spring Global Talent Job Fair @ Henry Ford College
Calling All Job Seekers! SPRING GLOBAL TALENT JOB FAIR Contract 2 Careers Presented by the North America Chinese Society of Automotive Engineers (NACSAE) and Global Talent Retention Initiative (GTRI) Connect with Southeast Michigan’s top STEM employers Attend workshops on …

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Urban Consulate: The Census & The City 6:00 pm
Urban Consulate: The Census & The City @ Co.act Detroit
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Urban Consulate: The Census & The City @ Co.act Detroit
How do we ensure everyone is counted in the 2020 Census? Join Urban Consulate at Co.act Detroit for a candid conversation hosted by Orlando Bailey. Featuring special guests: + Victoria Kovari, Detroit 2020 Census Campaign …

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Life Remodeled: Fourth Friday Fundraising 11:30 am
Life Remodeled: Fourth Friday Fundraising @ Durfee Innovation Society
Apr 26 @ 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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St. Stephen AME Church: A Worship Service of Unity and Empowerment 7:00 pm
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Water + Energy Efficiency Workshops
Water + Energy Efficiency Workshops
Apr 27 – Apr 28 all-day
Water + Energy Efficiency Workshops
Join your neighbors as we all learn how to lower our utility bills by saving energy and water in our households. Funded by the Erb Family Foundation and led by the Detroit Revitalization Fellowship, the …

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IdeaLab: ReImagining Equitable Development 9:00 am
IdeaLab: ReImagining Equitable Development @ TBA
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
IdeaLab: ReImagining Equitable Development @ TBA
Join us on Saturday, April 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (doors open at 8:30), for a day of engaging workshops and presentations; and, interactive activities exploring the topic of equitable development. Local leaders …

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2019 Building Michigan Communities Conference
2019 Building Michigan Communities Conference @ Lansing Center
Apr 29 – May 1 all-day
2019 Building Michigan Communities Conference @ Lansing Center
With over 1,500 attendees, the Building Michigan Communities Conference has quickly become the largest conference of its kind in the United States. The conference is attended by service providers, nonprofit and for-profit developers and financiers
Show Me The Money 5:30 pm
Show Me The Money
Apr 29 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Show Me The Money
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CEDAM & CDAD’s Annual Membership Event 5:15 pm
CEDAM & CDAD’s Annual Membership Event @ The View at Cooley Law School Stadium
Apr 30 @ 5:15 pm – 9:00 pm
CEDAM & CDAD's Annual Membership Event @ The View at Cooley Law School Stadium