Tim Barron Mornings V 2.0

  • Weekend Happenings 4/5-4/7/13

    Posted by Tim Barron

    APRIL 5, 6, 7

     

    LANSING FIRST FRIDAYS

    DATE: FRIDAY

    LOCATION: LANSING AREA

    DESCRIPTION: GREATER LANSING RESTAURANTS AND BARS WILL HAVE UNIQUE SPECIALS, SHOPS AND GALLERIES WILL HAVE EXTENDED HOURS AND OFFER EVENTS.  FREE CATA AND ENTERTAINMENT EXPRESS TROLLY EVERY 15 MINUTES.

    INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGFIRSTFRIDAYS.COM

     

    SHUTO CON

    DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

    LOCATION: LANSING CENTER & RADISSON HOTEL

    DESCRIPTION: AN ANNUAL ANIME CONVENTION.  ATTENDEES WILL DRESS UP AS THEIR FAVORITE CHARACTERS, THERE WILL BE ANIME ARTISTS & SWAG DEALERS, VIDEO GAME VIEWING ROOMS AND A MOCK BATTLE ARENA WHERE PARTICIPANTS CAN CROSS BLADES WITH A LIFE SIZE PIKACHU

    INFORMATION: WWW.SHUTOCON.COM

     

    MICHIGAN BEEF EXPO

    DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN, 9-5

    LOCATION: MSU PAVILION

    DESCRIPTION: EIGHT BREED SHOWS, SALES, CATTLE DISPLAY AND TRADE SHOW

    INFORMATION: WWW.MICATTLEMEN.ORG

     

    SHIRLEY VALENTINE

    DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN – VARIOUS TIMES

    LOCATION: WILLIAMSTON THEATRE

    INFORMATION: A ONE WOMAN PLAY THAT CONTAINS MATURE THEMES

    INFORMATION: 517-655-SHOW

     

    IT’S A 5K WEEKEND!!

     

    5K R.A.C.E. – SATURDAY @ 1 P.M. AT MSU TO BENEFIT CAREFREE MEDICAL- WWW.SIGNMEUP.COM

     

    HEALTHY HUSTLE 5K  - SATURDAY 9 A.M. @ CONRAD HALL, MSU TO BENEFIT GIFT OF LIFE ORGAN AND TISSUE DONATION PROGRAM

    WWW.RUNNINGFOUNDATION.COM

     

    PATHFINDER 5K – SATURDAY 11 A.M. @ GRANDWOODS PARK TO BENEFIT SPARTAN BATTALION & SPECIAL OPS WARRIOR FOUNDATION

    WWW.RUNNINGFOUNDATION.COM

     

    RUN FOR READING 5K – SATURDAY 9 A.M. @ DELTA DISTRICT LIBRARY TO BENEFIT DELTA TOWNSHIP DISTRICT LIBRARY

    WWW.DTDL.ORG

     

    HOOFIN’ IT FOR HORSES 5K @ MSU HORSE TEACHING AND RESEARCH CENTER – 517-353-1748

     

     

     

    MID MICHIGAN ANTIQUARIAN BOOK & PAPER SHOW

    DATE: SUNDAY 9:30-5

    LOCATION: LANSING CENTER

    ADMISSION: $4.50 ADULTS, UNDER 13 FREE

     

    CHURCH OF COMEDY

    DATE: SUNDAY 6 P.M.

    LOCATION: SIR PIZZA, OLD TOWN

    DESCRIPTION: AN ADULT COMEDY SHOW FEATURING MELIK AND OTHER LOCAL COMICS

  • Weekend Happenings 3/29/13-3/31/13

    Posted by Tim Barron

    MARCH 29, 30, 31

     

     

    RAIN: EXPERIENCE THE BEATLES

    DATE: FRIDAY 8 P.M.

    LOCATION: WHARTON CENTER

    TICKETS:   $32-$52

    INFORMATION: WWW.WHARTONCENTER.COM

     

    EASTER EGG HUNT

    DATE: SATURDAY 10-NOON

    LOCATION: STATE CAPITOL LAWN

    INFORMATION: JOIN THE EASTER BUNNY, CRASH THE CLOWN, CLICKIT THE CRICKET AND ANIMALS FROM POTTER PARK ZOO FOR THE ANNUAL EGG HUNT ON THE CAPITOL LAWN.  RAFFLE TICKETS WILL BE ON SALE FOR EASTER BASKETS

    INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGJAYCEES.ORG

     

    IRONDOG  5K

    DATE: SATURDAY 10-5

    LOCATION: WILSON STREET, EAST LANSING, MSU CAMPUS

    DESCRIPTION: THE EVENT WILL BENEFIT ADVANCED MEDICAL & SURGICAL TREATMENT OF ANIMALS HOSPITALIZED AT MSU VET TEACHING HOSPITAL

    INFORMATION: WWW.IRONDOGFUND.ORG

     

     

     

     

     

    ROLLERDERBY INTERLEAGUE EVENT  PRESENTS COWGIRLS VS ALIENS

    DATE: SATURDAY 6 P.M.

    LOCATION: SUMMIT SPORTS ARENA

    TICKETS: $12, UNDER 10 FREE

    INFORMATION: WWW.MITTENMAVENS.NET

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • Weekend Happenings 3/22-3/24/13

    Posted by Tim Barron

    MARCH 22, 23, 24

     

     

    HOWL AT THE MOON

    DATE: FRIDAY 7 P.M.

    LOCATION: HARRIS NATURE CENTER

    DESCRIPTION:  BRING YOUR BEST FRIEND (2 FOOTED OR 4 FOOTED) FOR A GUIDED WALK THROUGH THE MOONLIT WOODS.  DOGS MUST BE ON A NON-RETRACTABLE LEASH. $3 PERSON

    INFORMATION: 517-349-3866

     

    THE ACTING COMPANY: OF MICE AND MEN

    DATE: FRIDAY 8 P.M.

    LOCATION: WHARTON CENTER

    TICKETS: $42

    INFORMATION: WWW.WHARTONCENTER.COM,

     

    BUNNY HOP

    DATE: SATURDAY 11-2

    LOCATION: LANSING CITY MARKET

    DESCRIPTION: JOIN HOST TIM BARRON FOR SPRING FUN FOR ALL AGES INCLUDING FACE PAINTING, BALLOON ANIMALS, VISITS FROM LOCAL MASCOTS, EGG HUNTS BY AGE INCLUDING AN ADULT EGG HUNT AND PHOTOS WITH THE EASTER BUNNY.

    INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGCITYMARKET.COM

     

     

     

     

    RUN FOR THE HOUSE

    DATE: SATURDAY 10-5

    LOCATION: DELTA DENTAL OKEMOS ROAD

    DESCRIPTION:  KIDS ACTIVITES ALONG WITH THE RACE FROM 9:30-NOON, ENTERTAINMENT AFTER THE RACE TO BENEFIT RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE!

    INFORMATION: 517-485-9303

     

    2013 MDA MUSCLE WALK

    DATE: SUNDAY 11 A.M.

    LOCATION: BRESLIN CENTER

    INFORMATION: 100% OF MONEY YOU RAISE GOES TO MUSCULAR DISTROPHY ASSOCIATION

    INFORMATION: WWW.BRESLINCENTER.COM

  • Weekend Happenings 3/15-3/17/13

    Posted by Tim Barron

    MARCH 15, 16, 17

     

     

    MSU MUSEUM WINE TASTING BENEFIT

    DATE: FRIDAY 7:30-9:30

    LOCATION: KELLOGG CENTER

    DESCRIPTION:  LIVE AND SILENT AUCITON, APPETIZERS AND 100 VARIETIES OF WINE TO BENEFIT MSU MUSEUM PROGRAMS

    INFORMATION: WWW.MSU.EDU

     

    LANSING HOME AND GARDEN SHOW

    DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

    LOCATION: MSU PAVILION

    INFORMATION: WWW.SHOWSPAN.COM

     

    10TH ANNUAL GRAND LEDGE ST. PATS CELEBRATION

    DATE: FRI & SAT

    LOCATION: DOWNTOWN GRAND LEDGE

    DESCRIPTION:  IRISH STEW COOK OFF, PARADE, IRISH DANCERS, BAG PIPE BAGS AND MORE!

    INFORMATION: WWW.GLSTPATS.ORG

     

    MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL

    DATE: SATURDAY 11-5

    LOCATION: FENNER NATURE CENTER

    DESCRIPTION: FREE ADMISSION, FLAPJACKS FOR FENNER FUNDRAISER FROM NOON-3

    INFORMATION: WWW.MYNATURECENTER.ORG

     

     

    POW WOW OF LOVE

    DATE: SATURDAY 10 AM -10 PM

    LOCATION:  JENISON FIELD HOUSE

    DESCRIPTION: AUTHENTIC NATIVE AMERICAN DANCING, SINGING, FOOD AND CRAFTS

    TICKETS: $5, KIDS UNDER 11 FREE

    INFORMATION:  WWW.POWWOWS.COM

     

    PET/EASTERBUNNY PHOTOS

    DATE: SAT & SUN 11-6

    LOCATION: PRUESS PETS IN OLD TOWN

    TICKETS: $5 PER POSE TO BENEFIT ANIMAL PLACEMENT BUREAU AND IRON DOG FUND

    INFORMATION: 517-339-1762

     

    ST. PATTY’S DAY DANCE IN MASON

    DATE: SATURDAY 7 P.M.

    LOCATION: INGHAM COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS COMMUNITY BUILDING

    TICKETS: $30 COUPLE TO BENEFIT FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION

    INFORMATION: WWW.MASONCHAMBER.ORG