Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Friday, Nov. 16.
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Friday, Nov. 16 9:00 AM Michigan Supreme Court Justice Clement speaks at Wayne County’s Adoption Day event – Michigan Supreme Court Justice Elizabeth Clement speaks at Wayne County’s Adoption Day event, themed ‘Giving Thanks for Families’. Attendees include Chief Judge Robert Colombo, and Judges Christopher Dingell and Virgil Smith
Location: Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, 2 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI
Contacts: John Nevin, Michigan Courts communications director, 1 517 373 0129
Friday, Nov. 16 11:30 AM National Coney Island hosts a check presentation and customer appreciation event – National Coney Island hosts a check presentation and customer appreciation event to thank customers who helped raise over $30,000 for the Dine Out for No Kid Hungry campaign * Rescheduled from yesterday
Location: National Coney Island, 1812 N Main St, Royal Oak, MI
Contacts: Bridget Burns, lovio george, firstname.lastname@example.org, 1 313 832 2210, 1 313 218 2505
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Friday, Nov. 16 12:00 PM Detroit security workers and allies hold march to launch the ‘Stand for Security’ campaign – Detroit security workers and allies hold march to launch the ‘Stand for Security’ campaign. Attendees include DABO Executive Director Reverend Horace Sheffield, Council President Pro-Tem Mary Sheffield and Wayne County Commissioner Vice Chair Alisha Bell
Contacts: Izabela Miltko-Ivkovich, SEIU Local 1 – Media Strategist, firstname.lastname@example.org, 1 708 655 9681
Friday, Nov. 16 6:00 PM Detroit Pistons begin annual season of giving with Thanksgiving experience – Detroit Pistons begin annual season of giving with Thanksgiving experience, held in partnership with Cass Community Methodist Church, Covenant House, Michigan Veterans Foundation and COTS * Events take place at Cass Community Social Services, 3901 Cass Ave; Michigan Veterans Foundation, 4626 Grand River Ave; Covenant House, 2959 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd; COTS, 26 Peterboro St; and Cass Community Methodist Church, with Blake Griffin, Reggie Bullock, Glenn Robinson III, and Dwane Casey
Location: Detroit, MI
Weblinks: http://www.nba.com/pistons/, https://twitter.com/DetroitPistons
Contacts: Detroit Pistons, email@example.com
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Friday, Nov. 16 6:00 PM Breathe Free Detroit host a town meeting on environmental justice – Breathe Free Detroit host a town meeting titled ‘Beyond Incineration: Zero Waste and Just Transition in Detroit’, with environmental justice advocates from around the nation. Participants include Connecticut Coalition for Environmental Justice Executive Director Sharon Lewis, Breathe Free Detroit Campaign’s Dr Kathryn Savoie, and Global Alliance of Incinerator Alternatives’ Ahmina Maxey
Location: Cass Corridor Commons, 4605 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI
Weblinks: http://www.engagemichigan.org/, https://twitter.com/EngageMichigan
Contacts: Kim Hunter, Engage Michigan, firstname.lastname@example.org, 1 313 287 2992
Friday, Nov. 16 ‘CMT on Tour: Here Tonight’ North American tour begins, headlined by Brett Young
Location: Royal Oak Music Theatre, 318 West 4th Street, Royal Oak, MI
Weblinks: http://www.CMTonTour.CMT.com, https://twitter.com/CMT, #CMTonTour
Contacts: Rebecca Thews, CMT, email@example.com, 1 615 335 8407
Friday, Nov. 16 – Sunday, Nov. 18 34th Annual Silver Bells in the City – 34th Annual Silver Bells in the City, presented by the Lansing Board of Water & Light and the City of Lansing. Performers include saxophonist Phil Denny and vocalist Meagan McNeal * Event begins from the corner of South Washington Square and Lenawee Street
Location: Lansing, MI
Contacts: Jan Jenkins, Publicom, JanJ@Publicom.com, 1 517 487 3700 x603
Saturday, Nov. 17 12:00 PM Sylvester Broome Empowerment Village Thanksgiving Holiday Box Giveaway
Location: Sylvester Broome Empowerment Village, 4119 Saginaw St, Flint, MI
Contacts: Jiquanda Johnson, Sylvester Broome Empowerment Village, firstname.lastname@example.org, 1 810 447 0676