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Public Invited to CFF Civility Project May 16

May 7th 2013

Now CFF is specifically seeking participation from those who did not have the opportunity to attend in 2012.

The next event is on May 16, 2013 from 5:30 until 7:30 in the evening at the Kulick Center(registration and a light dinner begin at 5:00 p.m.).

Families Enjoy the Eggstravaganza

March 29th 2013

Ferndale Recreation Director Jill Manchik was egg-static with the turnout, stating “We had just over 100 kids show up, which is egg-cellent!”

Ferndale Recreation March Newsletter

March 1st 2013

Here’s what’s happening at Ferndale Recreation – soccer registration extended, Eggstravaganza, Zumba, softball, Parent Night Out and more!

Generations Concert Moves Kulick Center (video)

February 7th 2013

The bands performed several songs for the Seniors and the others who came to watch. Check out our other Blues Festival story and videos at

An Interview with Dennis and Marty Hoeppner (video)

January 20th 2013

Listen as they recall Ferndale history, including a large fire that took out several businesses at the corner of 9 and Woodward, the birth of the Kulick Community Center, and a write-in campaign that changed the face of politics in the city.

In addition to the history, the Hoeppners shared humorous moments, like when Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson unwittingly boosted the strip club business, how Dennis cornered Marty for their first kiss, and their adventure to the drag show in Las Vegas.

Seniors Promote Cookbook at Taste Fest 2

November 4th 2012

The Ferndale Seniors really know how to cook, and on Monday, Oct. 29 they showed off their talent at a Senior Taste Fest held at the Ferndale Public Library. The Taste Fest was to help promote their cookbook and the most recent addendum.

Ferndale Farmer’s Market Growing

September 30th 2011

For more information about the Ferndale Farmers Market, check them out at Or stop by the Kulick Community Center from 9am to 3pm on Saturdays through Oct. 15.

How Our Gardens Grow: Ferndale’s Perennial Exchange

September 24th 2011

How Our Gardens Grow: Ferndale’s Perennial Exchange (Crystal A. Proxmire, Ferndale 115 News, 9/24/2011) There aren’t many places where Mother Nature has a good return policy, but here in Ferndale the annual Perennial Exchange gives residents a chance to dig up the plants they don’t want and trade them with other gardeners for some they […]

Ferndale Recreation Update – Events to Look For

September 8th 2011

Please join us for the following Ferndale Recreation events, and visit for more information!

Drama Camp is Coming the Week of Aug 15

July 22nd 2011

Drama Camp runs Monday-Friday from 9am-2pm, with Friday being a special performance for the children’s families. Youth aged 8-13 are welcome to participate…