Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Friday, Oct. 18.

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Friday, Oct. 18 9:00 AM Michigan state Rep. Isaac Robinson attends Careers in Energy Week event

Location: DTE Trombly Service Center, 1530 Trombly St, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Office of Rep. Isaac Robinson, 1 313 739 5093

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Friday, Oct. 18 9:30 AM Michigan Joint Task Force on Jail and Pretrial Incarceration meeting – Michigan Joint Task Force on Jail and Pretrial Incarceration meeting, with attendees co-chairs Michigan Lieutenant Governor Garlin Gilchrist and Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Bridget McCormack

Location: Wayne State University Law School, 471 W Palmer Ave, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://courts.mi.gov

Contacts: John Nevin, Michigan Courts communications director, 1 517 373 0129

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Friday, Oct. 18 10:00 AM Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer attends National Governor’s Association Infrastructure Summit

Location: The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit, 1114 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.michigan.gov, https://twitter.com/migov

Contacts: Office of the Michigan Governor, BrownT56@michigan.gov

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Friday, Oct. 18 12:10 PM Dem Sen. Debbie Stabenow attends the Great Lakes Restoration Celebration at The Henry Ford – Great Lakes Restoration Celebration at The Henry Ford, recognizing the restoration accomplishments in southeast Michigan’s river systems over the past several years, including the grand opening of the Rouge River Oxbow. Attendees include Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow, Wayne County, MI, Executive Warren Evans, EPA Great Lakes National Program Office Director Christopher Korleski, The Henry Ford President Patricia Mooradian, and Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation President and COO Neil Hawkins

Location: The Henry Ford Museum, 20900 Oakwood Blvd, Dearborn, MI

Weblinks: http://www.waynecounty.com/

Contacts: Whitney Lewis, Wayne County, Wlewis1@waynecounty.com, 1 313 224 7515

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Friday, Oct. 18 5:30 PM Michigan state Rep. Tenisha Yancey hosts auto insurance town hall – Michigan state Rep. Tenisha Yancey hosts auto insurance town hall, with special guest Michigan state Sen. Stephanie Chang

Location: Love Rising Lutheran Church, 21230 Moross Rd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Office of Rep. Tenisha Yancey, TenishaYancey@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 0154

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Friday, Oct. 18 – Saturday, Oct. 19 Detroit Health and Fitness Expo – Detroit Health and Fitness Expo, a Detroit Free Press/TCF Bank Marathon race weekend event

Location: TCF Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.freep.com/, https://twitter.com/freep

Contacts: Pat Baskin, CKC Agency, pat@ckcagency.com, 1 248 318 0095

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CORPORATE DATA

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Friday, Oct. 18 9:30 AM Gentex Corp: Q3 2019 Earning conference call / Webcast

Weblinks: http://ir.gentex.com/

Contacts: Connie Hamblin, Gentex Corp Investor Relations, 1 616 772 1590 x 5814

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Friday, Oct. 18 Gentex Corp: Q3 2019 Results

Weblinks: http://ir.gentex.com/

Contacts: Connie Hamblin, Gentex Corp Investor Relations, 1 616 772 1590 x 5814

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Saturday, Oct. 19 10:00 AM 2020 Neighborhood Program launch event in Lansing – 2020 Neighborhood Program launch event in Lansing, discussing neighborhood grants for 2020. Speakers include Lansing Mayor Andy Schor, and Department of Neighborhoods and Citizen Engagement Chief Innovation Officer/Director Andi Crawford

Location: First Presbyterian Church, 510 W Ottawa St, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.lansingmi.gov/, https://twitter.com/lansingmichigan

Contacts: Valerie Marchand, Office of Mayor Andy Schor, Valerie.marchand@lansingmi.gov, 1 517 483 4179

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Saturday, Oct. 19 10:00 AM Perrigo scientists attempt to break ‘World’s Largest Periodic Table’ Guinness World Record – Perrigo and American Cancer Society unveil a periodic table, stretching 108 yards, with all 118 elements 18 by 14 feet, filling the football field at Grand Valley State University in Michigan. Event held in honor of the 150th anniversary of the periodic table

Location: Kelly Family Sports Center, 10945 Laker Village Dr, Allendale Charter Twp, MI

Weblinks: http://www.perrigo.com/

Contacts: Sarah Barwacz, Perrigo Company, sarah.barwacz@perrigo.com, 1 616 215 3309

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Sunday, Oct. 20 7:00 AM Detroit Free Press/TCF Bank Marathon – Detroit Free Press/TCF Bank Marathon, with participants running a course through downtown Detroit and Windsor, crossing the border at the Ambassador Bridge and Detroit-Windsor Tunnel

Weblinks: http://www.freep.com/, https://twitter.com/freep

Contacts: Pat Baskin, CKC Agency, pat@ckcagency.com, 1 248 318 0095

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Sunday, Oct. 20 CANCELED: People’s Presidential Forum in Michigan – CANCELED: People’s Presidential Forum in Michigan, hosted by Michigan United, National Partnership for New Americans, and FIRM Action * Canceled by hosts, citing ‘not enough presidential candidates agreed to attend the event to make it viable’

Location: TCF Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.miunited.org/, https://twitter.com/MichiganUnited

Contacts: Erik Shelley , Michigan United , Erik@MIunited.org, 1 248 982 6326

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Sunday, Oct. 20 – Tuesday, Oct. 22 Dem Rep. Rashida Tlaib attends immigration conference – New American Dreams National Immigrant Integration Conference, with immigrant and refugee rights leaders gathering to share ideas, organize and plan in response to ‘Trump administration attacks and policy changes that are hurting immigrant and refugee communities throughout the nation.’ Attendees include Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, ACCESS National Partnerships Director Nadia El-Zein Tonova, African Bureau for Immigration and Social Affairs Director Seydi Sarr, Southpaw Michigan President Dr Abdul El-Sayed, and UAW Vice President Cindy Estrada

Location: TCF Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.miunited.org/, https://twitter.com/MichiganUnited

Contacts: Erik Shelley , Michigan United , Erik@MIunited.org, 1 248 982 6326