Birmingham

Love Art Deco? Author Sheds Light on Man Behind Detroit’s Architectural Marvels

May 7th 2018

Love Art Deco? Author Sheds Light on Man Behind Detroit’s Architectural Marvels (Dennis Burck, May 7, 2018) Birmingham, MI – One someone mentions Detroit architecture, one name comes to mind: Albert Kahn. However, though Kahn was at the helm of the firm responsible for some of Detroit’s architectural gems, much of the creative work can […]

Art for those with Alzheimer’s at Birmingham-Bloomfield Art Center May 18

May 7th 2018

Art for those with Alzheimer’s at Birmingham-Bloomfield Art Center May 18 Aging is inevitable…loss of creativity is not.  Meet Me @ the BBAC is an art-looking and art-making program specifically for individuals living with Alzheimer’s and related dementias.  The program is designed to provide an expressive outlet and dialogue forum for individuals with early and […]

Birmingham Memorial Day Service May 28

May 5th 2018

  Birmingham Memorial Day Service May 28 Birmingham, MI – On May 28 at 10am the City of Birmingham hosts their annual Memorial Day observance. The annual observance of Memorial Day in Shain Park includes addresses by the Mayor and State Representative, patriotic music, and introduction of veterans. More info: www.bhamgov.org ****** Visit the Event […]

Free Vision Screenings for Kids at Baldwin Library May 5

April 17th 2018

Free Vision Screenings for Kids at Baldwin Library May 5 Birmingham, MI – This free vision screening for ages 6 months and up is fast, non-invasive, and has an accuracy rating of 98%. Sponsored by the Beverly Hills Lions Club.  May 5 from 10am to noon Baldwin Library is located at 300 West Merrill Street, […]

Berkley Library Discussion Revives Interest in Unsolved Oakland County Child Killer Deaths

April 9th 2018

Berkley Library Discussion Revives Interest in Unsolved Oakland County Child Killer Deaths (Sam Gurwin, April 9, 2018) Berkley, MI – Many memories of mothers and fathers in 1976-1977 involved carefully watching children as they walked in groups to schools throughout Oakland County. That is because an unknown person was lurking, abducting and murdering children. Even […]

Author Michael Smith at Baldwin Library in Birmingham May 1

April 6th 2018

Author Michael Smith at Baldwin Library in Birmingham May 1 Birmingham, MI- 2018 Michigan Notable Author Michael Smith will speak about his acclaimed book, “Designing Detroit: Wirt Rowland and the Rise of Modern American Architecture.” Local bookseller The Book Beat will be on site to sell copies of Mr. Smith’s book. May 1, 2018, 7pm-8pm […]

Gerrymandering Presentation at Baldwin Library in Birmingham April 18

April 1st 2018

Gerrymandering Presentation at Baldwin Library in Birmingham April 18   Birmingham, MI- On April 18, 2018, 7:00pm – 8:00pm, WSU political science professor Kevin Deegan-Krause will discuss the basics of gerrymandering and the efforts being organized to prevent it. Dr. Deegan-Krause received a B.A. in Economics from Georgetown University in 1990 and a Ph.D. in […]

Social Knitworking at Baldwin Library April 18

April 1st 2018

Social Knitworking at Baldwin Library April 18 Birmingham, MI – Join Baldwin’s social “knitworkers” for some friendly knitting and chatting. Knitters and crocheters of all skill levels are welcome. April 18 2pm to 3pm Baldwin Library is located at 300 West Merrill Street, Birmingham, MI 48009. Check out their website at https://www.baldwinlib.org/   ******   […]

Books, Bags & Bagels at Baldwin Library in Birmingham March 18

March 10th 2018

Books, Bags & Bagels at Baldwin Library in Birmingham March 18 Birmingham, MI- Fundraiser to support ongoing programs at the Baldwin Public Library. Lightly used handbags, totes, and books of special interest to women and/or written by women authors available for sale; bagels and beverages provided. Sunday, March 8 from 1-4pm, Baldwin Library 300 W. […]

Reporter Food: Mad Hatter in Birmingham

March 7th 2018

Reporter Food: Mad Hatter in Birmingham (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 7, 2018) Birmingham, MI – For a whimsical and tasty lunch in Downtown Birmingham, Mad Hatter was a good choice.  I met a source there for a story and was impressed with the cuteness of the decor. Long royal-colored curtains, and cheerful artwork made it […]