Got a taste for chocolate? Learn a little at Mindo Chocolates & The USDA Cocoa Genome Project on Wednesday, January 4, at the Ann Arbor District Library's Pittsfield Branch from 7-8:30pm. The Mindo Chocolate makers of Dexter will join forces with Mindo makers from Ecuador to discover what fine flavor of beans make the best chocolate, while sharing their journey with visitors — along with tastes of their findings! 2359 Oak Valley Dr. 734-327-4200. www.aadl.org.
DIYpsi Aug 18 & Aug 19 at ABC Microbrewery I’ve detected an increasing amount of positive energy generating from the independent arts community of Ypsilanti over the last several years, grassroots efforts that stoke a sense of pride and celebration of the local culture scene, from First Fridays and Bona Sera, to the Threads All
If you missed Eighth Grade at Cinetopia, it’s finally officially playing this week at The State! Eighth Grade is this generation’s Sixteen Candles, Breakfast Club, and Welcome To The Dollhouse. If you’ve wondered what adolescence in the digital age is like, this movie’s strength is capturing Generation Z middle school life—while remaining universal.
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When performing plays, actors use props, costumes and set pieces to immerse themselves in the story. Spinning Dot Theatre repertory company members Aya Aziz and Forrest Hejkal, who star in the North American premiere of Chelsea Woolley’s two-hander, The Mountain, had extra help preparing to portray children on a playground; they did some of their