Interested in urban gardening, farms and sustainable, healthy food systems? Don’t miss the fifth annual Tour de Fresh on Tuesday, July 19, from 5-8:30pm throughout downtown Ypsilanti. Hosted by Growing Hope, Bike Ypsi and Transition Town Ypsi, the Tour begins at the Downtown Ypsilanti Farmers’ Market and ends at the Growing Hope Urban Farm. Different sites along the way include topics such as permaculture design and keeping urban bees and chickens. Tour participants may travel by bike or vehicle. Donations for entry are encouraged. For more info visit www.growinghope.net.
Louis Picasso and The Gallery have made a grand gesture with their newly released live album. Several gestures, really. First and foremost, the Ypsi-based alternative-rap ensemble wanted to give something to their fans. They wanted to give something to music-lovers everywhere, truth be told. Because it’s been a rough year, and we need something that’s
New single, Indigo Sky, is the first of a series of new music. Shawn Butzin reveres songwriting as a kind of expedition, and fulfillment is the arrival. In this case, the finished song. Fittingly, a recent release was titled Adventures; also, several of the songs on his debut album came to fruition while he was
The Michigan and State theaters are reopening this week! This is what you need to know about safety protocols as the theaters are reopening and what’s playing.
Local chefs and food personalities are lending their expertise to help Growing Hope raise money to keep residents of Washtenaw County fed. Here’s how to join the auction!