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Weekend Happenings 4/4-4/6/2014

by Tim Barron

APRIL 4, 5, 6

LANSING VOTES

DATES: NOW THROUGH APRIL 30

LOCATION: LANSING CITY HALL ATRIUM

DESCRIPTION: LEARN HOW SIX VOTES CHANGED THE CITY OF LANSING

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGHISTORY.BLOGSPOT.COM

CAPITAL CITY RINGERS SPRING CONCERT

DATE: FRIDAY 7 P.M.

LOCATION: DELTA PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

DATE: SATURDAY 7 P.M.

LOCATION: ST. LUKE LUTHERAN CHURCH

INFORMATION: 517-321-3221

CATAS 15 TH ANNUAL COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR

DATE: FRIDAY 9-NOON

LOCATION: CATA GRAND AVENUE

DESCRIPTION: A FREE EVENT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. SCREENINGS INCLUDE BLOOD PRESSURE, CHOLESTEROL, GLUCOSE, VISION, BONE DENSITY, ORAL AND SKIN CANCER AND IMMUNIZATIONS

INFORMATION: WWW.CATA.ORG

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL - VAREKAI

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

LOCATION: BRESLIN CENTER

INFORMATION: WWW.BRESLINCENTER.COM

MSU SCIENCE FESTIVAL

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

LOCATION: CAMPUS OF MSU

DESCRIPTION: 100 DIFFERENT HANDS ON ACTIVITIES INCLUDING DEMONSTRATIONS, SEMINARS, EXHIBITS AND GUIDED TOURS. ALL EVENTS ARE FREE!

INFORMATION: WWW.MSUSCIENCEFESTIVAL.EDU

SHUTO CON

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

LOCATION: LANSING CENTER

DESCRIPTION: ANNUAL ANIME CONVENTION FEATURING 40 UNIQUE ARTISTS, DEALERS IN ANIME SWAG AND VIDEO GAME VIEWING ROOMS

INFORMATION: WWW.SHUTOCONLANSING.COM

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BARN DATE: FRIDAY 12:00 SATURDAY 11-2

LOCATION: LANSING CITY MARKET

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGCITYMARKET.COM

BLOOD SWEAT & TEARS

DATE: SATURDAY 7:30

LOCATION: POTTER CENTER, JACKSON COLLEGE

TICKETS: $30-$40

INFORMATION: WWW.JCCMI.EDU

BEERFEST AT THE BALLPARK

DATE: SATURDAY 1-6

LOCATION: COOLEY LAW SCHOOL STADIUM

DESCRIPTION: FEATURING 34 MICHIGAN BREWERIES WITH OVER 100 CRAFT BEER, CIDER AND MEADS, MUSIC AND FOOD. PORTIONS OF THE PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT OLD NEWSBOYS

TICKETS: $35

INFORMATION: WWW.BEERFESTATTHEPARK.NET

59 TH MICHIGAN ANTIQUARIAN BOOK & PAPER SHOW

DATE: SUNDAY 9:30-5

LOCATION: LANSING CENTER

DESCRIPTION: 70 EXHIBITORS AND ONE MILLION RARE AND COLLECTABLE BOOK AND PAPER ITEMS

ADMISSION: $4.50 UNDER 13 FREE

INFORMATION: WWW.CURIOUSBOOKS.COM

ROCK OF AGES

DATE: SUNDAY 6:30

LOCATION: WHARTON CENTER

TICKETS: FROM $22

INFORMATION: WWW.WHARTONCENTER.COM

MOVERS FOR - MOMS

DATE: COLLECTING NOW THROUGH MAY 10

LOCATION: TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, LANSING, CAPITAL AREA DISTRICT LIBRARY, MSUFCU BRANCHES

DESCRIPTION: TO HELP MAKE MOTHERS DAY A LITTLE BRIGHTER FOR WOMEN AND THEIR CHILDREN IN LANSING AREA WOMENS SHELTERS, ITEMS SUCH AS PILLOWS, BLANKETS, SHEETS, SLIPPERS, HAIR STYLING PRODUCTS, SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER AND BASIC CLOTHING ARE BEING COLLECTED AND WILL BE DISTRIBUTED TO HAVEN HOUSE, SAFE CENTER, CITY RESCUE MISSION AND SIREN EATON CENTER ON MAY 11.

INFORMATION: WWW.TWOMENANDATRUCK.COM/MOVERS-FOR-MOMS