May 05, 2010 - Mom's Day Sale, Lake Orion Farmers' Market, Wednesday, May 5 at Children's Park in downtown Lake Orion, 2 p.m.-7 p.m.
National Day of Prayer Ceremony at Orion Veterans Memorial, 7 p.m., Thursday, May 6.
Rummage Sale, Friday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, May 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Unity Church of Lake Orion 3070 Baldwin Road. Donations can be dropped off at the church anytime after 10 a.m. Monday Thursday.No computer equipment or large exerciseequipment Visitwww.unitylakeorion.org
Disney's Beauty and The Beast, presented by St. Joseph School Maverick Players, Friday May 7 and Saturday May 8 at St. Joseph School, 703 N. Lapeer Rd.. Tickets $5 at door; children 5 and under are free. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and the musical begins at 7 p.m. Call 248-693-6215 for more information.
Pancake breakfast at Lake Orion Applebee's, Saturday, May 8 from 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. to benefit Lake Orion High School Robotics. Cost is $5—$3 goes back team.
Bottle collection, Saturday, May 8 to benefit Team "One dream...Finding a Cure" Relay for Life fundraiser. Please leave returnable cans and bottles on your front porch; team member will arrive after noon to collec them.
Barn Sale Fundraiser & Bake Sale, Saturday, May 8 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. 2575 Adams Road (north of Orion Road). Hosted by the LOHS Girls Lacrosse team. Furniture, household items, clothing, sporting goods, something for everyone.
Mother's Day Brunch, Sunday May 9 at King's Court Castle, Canterbury Village, 2325 Joslyn Rd. Seating at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Adults $19.95;children age 4-12 $7.95; children 3 and under free. For reservations call 248-391-1900.
Blood Drive, Thursday, May 13, 1:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Lake Orion United Methodist lake Church. Walk-ins welcome, but quicker service if you make an appointment. Call Nancy Popchock at 248-628-2975.
Wine & Beer Tasting to benefit the Children's Leukemia Foundation, Thursday, May 13 at Indianwood Golf & Country Club, 1081 Indianwood Road, 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Discover over 150 great wine and beers of the world. Light appetizers and entertainment Advance tickets $40 or 2/$70. Tickets $45 at door. Sponsored by Orion Keg and Wine. Call 248-391-1490 for tickets.
James & Jerry Acoustic Guitar / Vocal Duo appearing at G's Pizzeria, Saturday May15, 2775 South Lapeer Road. Music starts at 8 p.m. Join James Malott and Jerry Zubal for an evening of musical entertainment and "The Best Pizza in Town."
8K Dragon Dash Rewind, Sunday, May 16. Start/Finish: Civic Center Park. Times: 8:30 a.m. for walkers; 9 a.m. for runners. Registration opens at 7 a.m. Register Online at activenet11.active.com/oriontwp/ or visit the township website at oriontownship.org
Family Board Game Night, Wednesday, May 19 at 7 p.m. at the Orion Township Library. Bring the whole family, bring your own game or play one of ours. Snack provided. All ages, No registration necessary.
Orion Township Closet Clean-Out Community Garage Sale, Saturday, May 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Find new treasures or sell your own. Entrance Fee for Shoppers is free; 12x12 space fee is $15. Orion Township will also hold a silent auction for used monitors, printers/fax machines, hard drives, furniture, more. Household items only, no wholesalers. Sellers must register by May 18. Call 248-391-0304, ext. 143.
Memorial Day Ceremony, Monday, May 31 at Orion Veterans Memorial, 1 p.m.
Orion After School Academic Coaching at the Orion Township Library every Monday and Wednesday afternoon. High school and middle school students can receive academic help from volunteer adult coaches or volunteer to coach elementary school students and earn community service hours. Coaching for high school / middle school students takes place 3:30 p.m.-4:45 p.m. Coaching for elementary school students follows, from 4:45 p.m.6 p.m. To sign up, contact the Adult Services desk at 248-693-3001.
ESL Conversation Group held every Tuesday 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at the Orion Township Library. The group is open to all who wish to practice English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. Child care provided.
Culver's Kids' Nights, every Wednesday at Culver's of Lake Orion, 4963 Interpark Drive N. from 4 p.m.-9 p.m. $1.99 Kid's meals, plus clown, baloons, face painting, crafts and more.
Community Drum Circle. First Sunday of every month, 7-9 p.m., Orion Art Center, 115 S. Anderson St. Learn basic hand techniques for West African Djembe drums, easy rhythms and soloing techniques. All ages and experience levels. Call Sandy Mabery at 248-535-6203.
Al-Anon. Sundays, 4 p.m. at the Keep Coming Back Club, 33 N. Broadway. Call 248-693-6937.
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