Local Events Calendar

11 February 2017

Chinese New Year Celebration at Meridian Mall

Friday, February 10, 2017
EVENT DATE: 
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm

Chinese New Year Celebration
Meridian Mall
1982 W. Grand River Ave.
Okemos, MI

1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

The Greater Lansing Chinese Association will present its Chinese New Year Celebration at Meridian Mall on Saturday. It's the local Chinese community's largest annual celebration, and kicking off the afternoon’s festivities at 1 p.m. is the traditional Lion and Dragon Parade. It will be  followed by live entertainment on the main stage in the Center Court, carnival games, calligraphy lessons and fun raffle prizes.

All-of-us Express Children's Theatre Presents: Number the Stars

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
EVENT DATE: 
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 4:30pm

All-of-us Express Children's Theatre Presents: Lois Lowry’s Number the Stars.
Lois Lowry is probably most known for her youth books series – The Giver.

In this drama, adapted by Dr. Douglas W. Larche, and set in 1943 Denmark, Annemarie and Kristi Johansen face soldiers, interrogations, and danger as they try to help their friend Ellen escape across the ocean to safety in Sweden. Will their courage, ingenuity and acting skills eventually save the day?

All-of-us Express Children's Theatre Presents: Number the Stars

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
EVENT DATE: 
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 2:00pm

All-of-us Express Children's Theatre Presents: Lois Lowry’s Number the Stars.
Lois Lowry is probably most known for her youth books series – The Giver.

In this drama, adapted by Dr. Douglas W. Larche, and set in 1943 Denmark, Annemarie and Kristi Johansen face soldiers, interrogations, and danger as they try to help their friend Ellen escape across the ocean to safety in Sweden. Will their courage, ingenuity and acting skills eventually save the day?

Time2Play at Unicorn Tavern

Monday, February 6, 2017
EVENT DATE: 
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 8:30pm to Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 12:30am

Time2Play
Unicorn Tavern (in Old Town Lansing)
327 E Grand River Ave, Lansing, MI 48906

A note from Time2Play: "I don't know about you, but I have the mid-winter, no sunshine, crazy country blues right now.  It's Time2 RESIST the temptation to run or hide. However, it's also Time2Play!  We will be at the Unicorn Saturday, February 11th, 8:30-12:30pm.  It's always fun at the 'corn, and it will be a lot better if you are there with us!"

EL Environmental Stewardship Work Day

Sunday, February 5, 2017
EVENT DATE: 
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

EL Environmental Stewardship Work Day

Saturday, February 11
Harrison Meadows, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Buckthorn removal

The East Lansing Environmental Stewardship Program involves the community in the restoration of the City of East Lansing's park biotic communities by removing problematic invasive plant species and replacing them with native species. The program also seeks to share information with the community about different aspects of park ecosystems and how best to sustain them and implement them in their own front yards.