Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Saturday, Feb. 02.

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Saturday, Feb. 02 7:00 AM Michigan Democratic Party Spring State Convention

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

Weblinks: http://www.michigandems.com, https://twitter.com/MichiganDems

Contacts: Paul Kanan, Michigan Democratic Party, pkanan@michigandems.com , 1 517 371 5410


Saturday, Feb. 02 Christie Brinkley celebrates 65th birthday – 65th birthday of Christie Brinkley, American model and actress known for achieving three consecutive Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue covers in the late 1970s, and spending 25 years as the face of CoverGirl. Her acting credits include ‘National Lampoon’s Vacation’ and ‘Mad About You’, and she has been married four times, including to singer Billy Joel

Weblinks: , https://twitter.com/SeaBrinkley



Monday, Feb. 04 8:30 AM Dem Rep. Brenda Lawrence discusses business opportunities in defense industry in Michigan – Michigan Defense Center host ‘Arsenal of Innovation’ event, providing an overview of the federal contract process and grant program assistance from the Michigan Defense Center. Speakers include Democratic Rep. Brenda Lawrence

Location: Detroit Athletic Club, 241 Madison Ave, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.michiganbusiness.org/

Contacts: Kathy Achtenberg, MEDC, achtenbergk@michigan.org, 1 517 335 4590

Please RSVP to Kathleen Achtenberg at achtenbergk@michigan.org


Monday, Feb. 04 6:00 PM Grand Rapids Mayor Bliss and City Manager Washington host digital town hall – Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss and City Manager Mark Washington host digital town hall, to provide an overview of Washington’s first 120 days as city manager and an update on the City’s strategic planning

Weblinks: http://grcity.us, https://twitter.com/CityGrandRapids

Contacts: Amy Snow-Buckner, Office of Communications , asnow@grcity.us, 1 616 456 4101


Monday, Feb. 04 6:30 PM Dem Rep. Debbie Dingell hosts community town hall meeting – Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell hosts community town hall meeting with Michigan State Sen. Erika Geiss and State Rep. Alex Garza

Location: Wayne County Community College, 21000 Northline Rd, Taylor, 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