Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Saturday, Oct. 19.

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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

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Monday, Oct. 21 5:00 PM Michigan state Rep. Tenisha Yancey hosts jury town hall – Michigan state Rep. Tenisha Yancey hosts jury town hall, providing an overview of what jury duty is and its importance, the jury selection process, and Yancey’s legislation introduced for jury pool reform

Location: Wayne County Community College, 19305 Vernier Rd, Harper Woods, 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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CORPORATE DATA

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Monday, Oct. 21 Ford Motor Company: Q4 2019 Ex-dividend date

Weblinks: http://corporate.ford.com/investors, https://twitter.com/Ford

Contacts: Ford Motor Investor Relations, fordir@ford.com, 1 313 845 8540