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Students’ Environmental Art Featured on Water Resource Calendars

January 24th 2021

Calendars are available to order online at

Students in Royal Oak Get Multicultural Crayons Thanks to Teens’ Efforts

January 22nd 2021

“The opportunity presented itself when we saw that schools would be facing budget cuts. We immediately thought about how this would impact younger students in school and realized the use of shared supplies wouldn’t be a possibility anymore,”

Royal Oak Blessings in a Backpack Has a Wish List to Help Kids

January 19th 2021

Blessings in a Backpack has continued to feed Royal Oak School students through the pandemic and the need is always there because hunger never takes a break.

Royal Oak Youth Assistance Carries On Helping Families, Seeks Online Donations

January 3rd 2021

Right now, we are doing everything possible to sustain daily operations and provide services to our community. 

Jan. 9 – Snow Exploration Experience at Stage Nature Center 

January 1st 2021

We will explore life in the snow and how animals adapt to survive. This program will occur with or without snow. Dress for the weather.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group Meeting Virtually

July 20th 2020

Support group meetings let grandparents meet others who are in a similar position and can relate to the ups and downs of their situation.

Champ and Dakoda, English Labs, Make Life Better in Walled Lake Schools

January 26th 2020

And it’s changed the overall climate in the building. As she walks through the school, kids are just happier.

July 13 – Holly Concert in the Park: No Fauv

July 1st 2019

Come to Crapo Park the second and fourth Saturday of the month to enjoy a FREE concert under the pavilion…

Ferndale CASA Student Grace Rost Presents Project on…

May 12th 2019

Ferndale CASA Student Grace Rost Presents Project on Stress and Support in Schools (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 12, 2019) Oak Park, Ferndale, MI – Students from several school districts spend their afternoons taking classes at the Center for Advanced Studies and the Arts in Oak Park, including a Ferndale High School Senior who spent a […]

Sunshine Friendship Club Boosts the Mood…

May 6th 2019

Sunshine Friendship Club Boosts the Mood at Ferndale Lower Elementary (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 29, 2019) Ferndale, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak Township, MI- The five young ladies of the Sunshine Friendship Club had not really known each other before a strange and wonderful force brought them together. Now they have a bond of […]