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Active Neighboring News: Pumpkin Painting, Blues, Crime Mapping, Restoration, Container Gardening

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

If you have some time this Saturday, feel free to stop by our Restoration Works houses anytime between 9 am and 3 pm to help out with painting, insulating, door and trim treatments, and removing waste from the house.  Sean Huberty, LCC instructor, will be on site to direct the action, and to create learning opportunities for folks interested in learning more about old house restoration!

And, of course, there are all of these other events and activities to consider:

1)   New  Pumpkin Painting this Saturday

2)   New Great Pumpkin Walk today (10/27)

3) New New Crime Mapping Website

4) Bluesy Benjamin Hall on Oct. 28, 29

5)  Live Music with Matt Bliton on Oct. 29

6)  Nuclear Weapons Panel Discussion on Oct. 29

7) Fenner Offerings

8.   New  REOtown Streetscape Meeting on Nov.1

9) New Low-Cost, Low-Tech Fixes for Heat Leaky Houses

10) New d’Ear Trail 10K Race 2011 & 5K Nature Walk

11)  Design Lansing on Nov. 9 (Master Plan!)

12)  Unveiling the Non-Motorized Plan on Nov. 10

13) New Container Gardening at the GardenHouse on Nov. 12

14) New Openers for Great Start Readiness

15) New Mid-Day Movies (Free)
16) Latest on the Armory

17) Offerings from CADL

18. Home Improvement Workshops from HERO

19) Green Bow/Improv Guitar on Nov. 16

20) Science for Everyone/Community Book Club on Nov. 28

21)  Lansing Art Gallery offers holiday Workshops!

22) New Interesting Ways to Add Usable Spaces to Your Old House, Dec. 8

23) Quote of the Week

See you around the neighborhood!

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Active Neighboring: Food Day, Farm Stand, Fenner, News on the Armory, Lots of Music

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

Enjoyable things to do this weekend, after you clean out your eaves troughs:

1)   New          Last Urbandale Farm Stand tomorrow (Saturday)

2)   New          Fenner Offerings beginning Sunday, Oct. 23

3)   New          Food Day on Oct. 24

4)   New          Latest on the Armory

5) Offerings from CADL

6) Survey for Community Bike Share

7) Home Improvement Workshops from HERO

8) Restoration Works Tours and Tutorials

9)                     MI-Meet-up on Oct. 27

10)       Optimal Aging 2011 on Oct. 27

11)  New         Bluesy Benjamin Hall on Oct. 28, 29

12)  New         Live Music with Matt Bliton on Oct. 29

13)  New         Nuclear Weapons Panel Discussion on Oct. 29

14) Green Bow/Improv Guitar on Nov. 16

15)  New         Window Rehab Training on Nov. 7-18

16)                   Land Bank News

17)  New         Design Lansing on Nov. 9 (Master Plan!)

18)  New         Unveiling the Non-Motorized Plan on Nov. 10

19) New         Science for Everyone/Community Book Club on 11/28

20)  Lansing Art Gallery offers holiday Workshops!

24)                   Quote of the Week

See you around the neighborhood!

Your friends and neighbors at ANC

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Active Neighboring News: Jazz, Bluegrass, Apple Butter, Fall Color Tours, Bike Share, & Home Improvement

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

Here are many fun things to do over this gorgeous (mostly) fall weekend! Enjoy.

1)   New Jazz Orchestras 1, 2, 3 tonight!

2)   New Three Keyboards and an Alto tonight!

3)   Apple Butter Festival on Oct. 15-16

4)   New School Board Candidates Forum on Oct. 15

5)   New Fall Color Tours on Oct. 15

6)   New Mobile Food Pantry on Oct. 15

7)   New Mid-MI Blue Grass Concert on Oct. 16

8.   New Choosing Health on Oct. 18

9)  Offerings from CADL

10)  New Survey for Community Bike Share

11) Home Improvement Workshops from HERO

12) Restoration Works Tours and Tutorials

13)   Julie Power’s Birthday Party on Oct. 16

14)   Redistricting- Not Just for Insiders on Oct. 19

15)   New Special Zonta Presentation on Oct. 20

16)   New MI-Meet-up on Oct. 27

17) Optimal Aging 2011 on Oct. 27

18. Green Bow/Improv Guitar on Nov. 16

19) Window Rehab Training from Nov. 7-18

20) October Tips from Van Attas

21) Lansing Art Gallery offers holiday Workshops!

22)  Bicycle at Silver Bells

23)  Become an IRS Tax Return Preparer

24) Quote of the Week

See you around the neighborhood!

Your friends and neighbors at ANC

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