Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Saturday, Nov. 10.

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Saturday, Nov. 10 8:30 AM Lansing Veterans Tribute – Lansing Veterans Tribute, hosted by the City of Lansing and Lansing Veterans Commission. Attendees include Lansing Mayor Andy Schor, keynote Michigan National Guard Major General Michael Stone, and guest of honor USS Indianapolis survivor Richard Thelen

Location: Lansing Catholic High School, 501 Marshall 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


Saturday, Nov. 10 3:00 PM Michigan state Sen.-elect Adam Hollier sworn in at ceremonial swearing-in ceremony

Location: Highland Park Fire Department, 25 Gerald St, Highland Park, MI

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

Contacts: Lisa Keith, Michigan Senate, 1 517 373 6091


Saturday, Nov. 10 6:00 PM Detroit Historical Society 19th Annual Lost Mariners Remembrance ceremony – Detroit Historical Society 19th Annual Lost Mariners Remembrance ceremony, recognizing all sailors lost on the Great Lakes

Location: Dossin Great Lakes Museum, 100 The Strand, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://detroithistorical.org/

Contacts: Sarah Murphy, Detroit Historical Society, sarahm@detroithistorical.org, 1 313 833 1262


Saturday, Nov. 10 – Sunday, Apr. 07 Art exhibition exploring the lives of Arab American immigrants opens – ‘The Far Shore: Navigating Homelands’ exhibition opens, featuring five visual artists and five poets who are either immigrants from Arab countries or descendants of immigrants. The exhibition pairs each artist with a poet, in order to explore the immigrant Arab-American experience

Location: Arab American National Museum, 13624 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn, MI

Weblinks: http://www.arabamericanmuseum.org/Home.id.2.htm, https://twitter.com/arabamericanmus, #TheFarShore

Contacts: Kim Silarski, Arab American National Museum, ksilarski@accesscommunity.org, 1 313 624 0206



Sunday, Nov. 11 10:00 AM 2018 Detroit Veterans Day Parade

Location: Detroit, MI

Weblinks: https://www.detroitveteransdayparade.org/

Contacts: Phil Harrison, Detroit Veterans Day Parade, 1 248 909 3773


Sunday, Nov. 11 5:00 PM Oakland County Democratic Party 58th Annual Philip A. Hart Dinner, honoring Dem Rep. Sander Levin

Location: Shriners Silver Garden Event Center, 24350 Southfield Rd, Southfield, MI

Weblinks: https://ocdp.org/, https://twitter.com/OaklandDems

Contacts: OCDP office, info@ocdp.org, 1 248 584 0510

Dinner begins at 6:00 PM


Sunday, Nov. 11 5:30 PM Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus Anniversary Dinner, featuring a presentation by actor George Takei

Location: Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 27375 Bell Road, Southfield, MI

Weblinks: http://www.holocaustcenter.org/, https://twitter.com/HolocaustMI

Contacts: Holocaust Memorial Center , info@holocaustcenter.org, 1 248 553 2400

Private event


Sunday, Nov. 11 Veterans Day


Sunday, Nov. 11 ‘Bells of Peace’ mark 100th anniversary of the end of WWI – ‘Bells of Peace: A World War One Remembrance’, with U.S. citizens and organizations across the country invited to toll bells in their communities 21 times at 11:00 AM local time to honor the 116,516 U.S. men and women who died in World War I, on the 100th anniversary of the end of the war. Bells are tolled in communities across the nation in places of worship, schools, town halls, public carillons, and cemeteries, including at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC at an interfaith service to mark the centennial of the Armistice * This year’s Honorary Bell of Peace is the Liberty Bell, housed at Independence Park in Philadelphia. The Centennial Bell is tolled in Philadelphia’s Independence Hall at 11:11 AM EST to mark the Armistice, with the cracked Liberty Bell ‘silent in her enclosure nearby’

Weblinks: http://ww1cc.org/bells, https://twitter.com/WW1CC, #TollTheBell

Contacts: Chris Isleib, WW1CC public affairs director, chris.isleib@worldwar1centennial.org



Monday, Nov. 12 7:30 AM Annual Hon. Steven W. Rhodes Consumer Bankruptcy Conference

Location: Somerset Inn, 2601 West Big Beaver Road, Troy, MI

Weblinks: http://www.abiworld.org, https://twitter.com/abiworld

Contacts: ABI events, meetings@abiworld.org, 1 703 739 0800


Monday, Nov. 12 10:30 AM Dem Rep. Debbie Dingell delivers ‘Smiles for Veterans’ cards to vets – Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell delivers ‘Smiles for Veterans’ cards from local students to vets in Michigan, to thank them for their service to the country

Location: VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 2215 Fuller Rd, Ann Arbor, MI

Weblinks: http://debbiedingell.house.gov, https://twitter.com/RepDebDingell

Contacts: Maggie Rousseau, Office of Rep. Debbie Dingell communications, Maggie.Rousseau@mail.house.gov, 1 202 315 8446