Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Saturday, Aug. 19.
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Saturday, Aug. 19 2:00 PM Community celebration for Dorothy Simpson, owner of Simpson’s Records Shop celebrates 50 plus years in business
Location: Greater Burnette Baptist Church, 16801 Schoolcraft Ave, Detroit, MI Detroit
Contacts: Acquanetta Pierce Glass Avance Communications email@example.com 1 313 530 0909
Saturday, Aug. 19 – Sunday, Aug. 20 Selfridge Air National Guard Base’s Centennial Open House and Air Show
Location: Selfridge Air National Guard, Harrison Charter Township, MI http://teamselfridge.com/
Contacts: Selfridge Air National Guard Base 1 586 239 5576
Monday, Aug. 21 8:30 AM Chicago Fed National Activity Index
Location: TBD www.chicagofed.org https://twitter.com/ChicagoFed
Contacts: Scott Brave FRB Chicago firstname.lastname@example.org 1 312 322 5784
Monday, Aug. 21 6:00 PM Michigan House PWC ‘Hear Us Roar’ 2017 summer listening tour stop – Michigan House Progressive Women’s Caucus (PWC) continues its ‘Hear Us Roar’ 2017 summer listening tour, consisting of five women’s issues town halls to share their concerns and ideas about the issues facing women in Michigan. Today’s event is hosted by Michigan state Rep. Vanessa Guerra, with special guest PWC Chair state Rep. Stephanie Chang
Location: SEIU Local, 1420 S Michigan Ave, Saginaw, MI Saginaw http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp
Contacts: Office of Rep. Stephanie Chang 1 517 373 0823
Monday, Aug. 21 7:00 PM Michigan Governor’s Service Awards, recognizing volunteers from across Michigan
Location: Detroit Opera House, Detroit, MI Detroit http://www.michigan.gov/mcsc/ https://twitter.com/MCSConline
Contacts: Jason Alexander Michigan Community Service Commission comms email@example.com 1 517 335-3407
Monday, Aug. 21 Total solar eclipse crosses the entire U.S. for the first time in 99 years – Solar eclipse visible in all of North America plus parts of South America, Africa, and Europe, with a thin path of totality running across the U.S., from Oregon through Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, and North Carolina to South Carolina from 10:16 AM PDT to 2:48 PM EDT – the first total solar eclipse to cross the contiguous U.S. since 1918. Longest duration of totality is near Carbondale, IL, where the sun is completely covered for two minutes and 40 seconds * Lunar shadow’s first point of contact with the U.S. is Lincoln Beach, OR, at 9:05 AM PDT, and it leaves the East Coast at 4:09 PM EDT * A number of fringe theorists have said the eclipse heralds the end of the world, culminating in a collision between Earth and a mythical planet 23 Sep
Location: Carbondale New York City eclipse2017.nasa.gov https://twitter.com/NASA #eclipse2017
Contacts: Dwayne Brown NASA press Dwayne.c.Brown@nasa.gov 1 202 358 1726 NASA firstname.lastname@example.org 1 202 358 0001 Karen Fox NASA email@example.com 1 301 286 6284
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