All posts by Erin Holden

Making Cookies For A Cause

Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan arranged for eight chefs and restaurants, including Prickly Pear, Fresh Thyme, and Vinology, to compete in a baking contest using Girl Scout cookies as ingredients.

Making Matcha

Arbor Teas co-owner Jeremy Lopatin will host a workshop so you can learn about Matcha’s history, its role in Japanese traditions, and its health benefits.

Kikagaku Moyo at The Blind Pig

Check out the feel-good sounds of Tokyo band Kikagaku Moyo at The Blind Pig, where you’ll hear upbeat, psychedelic, 60s-inspired tunes like “Smoke and Mirrors” and songs to mellow out to, like the relaxing acoustic sounds of “Cardigan Song.” Whatever the band ends up playing from their extensive catalogue, they always put on an unforgettable

Las Cafeteras Plays The Michigan Theater

Mexican American L.A. band Las Cafeteras brings their fusion of punk, hip hop, cumbia, and other musical influences to the Michigan Theater. Known for their blend of genres and mixing English and Spanish lyrics, Las Cafeteras brings a fresh take on traditional classics like “La Bamba Rebelde” while offering up an East L.A. infused sound

Winter Jam Spectacular

Get ready for the huge annual Christian music tour, Winter Jam Tour Spectacular. The 2019 line-up includes Newsboys United, Danny Gokey, Mandisa, Rend Collective, Ledger, and many other performers of Christian pop, rock, gospel, and soul. There’s a little something for everyone at this event with 13 different bands and vocalists. $15 donation at door

Learn Homesteading at Washtenaw Community College

There are many facets of sustainable living and Homesteading 101 covers a wide range of interests. Topics include gardening, keeping chickens, canning, crafting, harvesting, cooking, and even learning how to make your own makeup. Whether you live in the country or the city, you won’t want to miss this eclectic presentation if you’ve ever considered