All posts by Leijah Petelka

Ann Arbor Film Festival Starts Call for Entries

The Ann Arbor Film Festival is looking for film and video submissions for the 59th Ann Arbor Film Festival. Submissions will be open from Wednesday, July 1 until Wednesday, September 30. The Ann Arbor Film Festival, which is set to take place March 23-28, 2021, is open to film and video submissions that pays homage

November’s Election is Fast Approaching, Are You Ready to Vote?

Registering to vote is more important now than ever before. With a pandemic, protests, and general chaos, restoring our democracy is one of the most important goals we should have with the Presidential Election in November.  If you haven’t registered to vote, there is still time! The Michigan Secretary of State has made a simple

Current and Ann Arbor Family are Now Hiring Freelance Writers

Are you looking to further your writing skills? Want to get your foot into freelance writing? Look no further than Ann Arbor Family and Current Magazine! We are currently hiring freelance writers who love local news and entertainment. We cover news and content from all over Washtenaw County, making sure our community is informed about

Chelsea Creates New City Vibe with SculptureWalk

The City of Chelsea is excited to announce that, for the 12th year, sculptures will be lining the city streets and parks. There are 14 new sculptures that are gracing the streets, giving viewers a new outdoor activity to do! This year’s SculptureWalk had 35 applicants and, of the 14 selected sculptures, 3 artists are

2020 GrieveWell Kite Festival Gears up in a New Way

GrieveWell is set to host the 4th Annual Kite Festival on June 20, but this time it’ll be following social distance protocols. The Kite Festival events will be divided between digital and in-person activities, giving everyone an option on how to grieve their loved ones. Participants are encouraged to post a picture and/or memory on