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.
Nevertheless Film Festival opens in mid July in Ann Arbor, and Current sat down with festival founder Meredith Finch to talk about what makes this film festival unique. The festival’s name is inspired by the phrase “Nevertheless, she persisted,” spoken by Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell when justifying his move to silence Sen. Elizabeth Warren
“A vision of Now” is part of a line from the Go-Go’s song “Vision of Nowness”, featured in their new jukebox musical, Head Over Heels.
Ann Arbor Restaurant Week, a semiannual event starting Sunday, June 9, is the perfect time to try something new (or settle into your stand-by favorites with deep discounts).
Master printmaker and experimental artist Takeshi Takahara is a restless spirit. Rather than working comfortably within established print traditions, he prefers to skate near the edge of the unknown.