Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Wednesday, Nov. 20.

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 9:00 AM MDARD director celebrates start of Michigan’s Christmas tree season – Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Director Gary McDowell and Michigan Christmas Tree Association Executive Director Amy Start tour Tannenbaum Farms in Mason to kick off Michigan’s Christmas tree season, recognize the economic and environmental benefits of Michigan’s Christmas tree industry, and announce December as Michigan Christmas Tree Month

Location: Tannenbaum Farms, 2515 Sandhill Rd, Mason, MI

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

Contacts: Jennifer Holton, MI Dept. of Agriculture & Rural Development Communications Office , holtonj@michigan.gov, 1 517 284 5724

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 9:30 AM Michigan Supreme Court public administrative hearing

Location: Michigan Hall of Justice, 925 W Ottawa St, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://courts.mi.gov

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

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 6:00 PM Michigan state Rep. Nate Shannon hosts prescription drug town hall

Location: Sterling Heights Senior Center, 40200 Utica Rd, Sterling Heights, MI

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

Contacts: Office of Rep. Nate Shannon, 1 517 373 2275

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 7:00 PM Oakland County Board of Commissioners announce winners of ‘I Voted!’ sticker contest

Location: Oakland County Courthouse, 1200 N Telegraph Rd, Pontiac, MI

Weblinks: http://www.oakgov.com/Pages/home.aspx, https://twitter.com/oakgov

Contacts: Haley Hansen, Oakland County, hansenhm@oakgov.com, 1 248 858 1092

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 – Friday, Nov. 22 Michigan Gov. Whitmer in Israel – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whiter in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, and Bethlehem, meeting with government, business, and nonprofit leaders to strengthen relationships and build business ties with startups and mobility companies to help Michigan compete for good-paying, high tech jobs

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

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

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Thursday, Nov. 21 – Friday, Nov. 22 Automotive Tech.AD Detroit conference

Location: The Henry, Autograph Collection, 300 Town Center Drive, Dearborn, MI

Weblinks: http://autonomous-driving-detroit.com/en/, https://twitter.com/weCONECT

Contacts: we.CONECT Global Leaders, info@we-conect.com, +49 30 52 10 70 3 0

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Thursday, Nov. 21 – Saturday, Nov. 23 Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival

Location: DeVos Place convention center, 303 Monroe Avenue Northwest, Grand Rapids, MI

Weblinks: http://www.showspan.com, https://twitter.com/GRWineFestival

Contacts: ShowSpan, events@ShowSpan.com, 1 616 447 2860

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Thursday, Nov. 21 – Friday, Nov. 22 Michigan Gov. Whitmer in Israel – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whiter in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, and Bethlehem, meeting with government, business, and nonprofit leaders to strengthen relationships and build business ties with startups and mobility companies to help Michigan compete for good-paying, high tech jobs

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

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

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Friday, Nov. 22 7:00 PM Dem Rep. Brenda Lawrence on campaign trail for Kamala Harris in South Carolina – Democratic Rep. Brenda Lawrence campaigns in South Carolina for 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, attending a ‘Welcome Reception’ with actress Sheryl Lee Ralph in Columbia

Location: Columbia, SC

Weblinks: https://kamalaharris.org/, https://twitter.com/KamalaHarris

Contacts: Kamala Harris for President, press@kamalaharris.org

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Friday, Nov. 22 Michigan Gov. Whitmer in Israel – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whiter in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, and Bethlehem, meeting with government, business, and nonprofit leaders to strengthen relationships and build business ties with startups and mobility companies to help Michigan compete for good-paying, high tech jobs

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

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