Where and When

City of Milan
147 Wabash St. Contact the Parks & Rec. office at anytime for a list of programs offered or stop by our new on line registration website. Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am – 4 p m..734-439-1549
Seniors
Milan Seniors for Healthy Living is a non-profit organization that provides services, activities, and programs for the mature residents in and around Milan. It is located at 45 Neckel Court, Milan, MI 48160. The phone number is (734) 508-6229. Please call this number to register for our programs or if you need additional information. Our Newsletter is also accessible via MSHL website: www.milanseniors.org. Check the website for more information and the many events available
Youth
Your Spot Youth Program MILAN BAPTIST CHURCH 36 Tolan St. meets every Thursday evening, there are all kinds of fun activities available for Grades 6 through 12.
Ignite the Fire at Milan Free Methodist Church 950 Arkona Rd . Ignite for grades 7-8 meets Sunday from 5-6:30 p.m. The Fire for grades 9-12 meets Sunday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. 734-439-2414
Chamber
Milan Area Chamber Web: www.milanchamber.org and Milan Seniors for Healthy Living at http://www.milanseniors.org/ have more info about Milan and Senior events
Caregivers
Caregivers Support Group At Senior Center (MSHL) – 3rd Mondays monthly from 6pm FACILITATED BY LANCE SLATTON CSCM from Enriched Life Home Care Services In the midst of caring for a loved one, it is easy to wrestle with the weight of that role. While often rewarding, caregiving requires a tremendous amount of energy and strength. It is important to take some time for yourself to recharge. Join us as we share the challenges and the rewards of caregiving. The purpose of this group is to create a community of support for caregivers and their families in an open forum to share experiences and resources. FREE
October 7 & 8
Milan For The Performing Arts presents Marriage Can Be Murder (a comedy, murder mystery dinner show ) curtain time is 6:00 p.m. at Don Juan’s to benefit Milan Main Street. Tickets are $35 and include a Mexican buffet dinner with non-alcoholic drinks in addition to the show. Alcoholic drinks can be purchased for an additional cost. The cast: Justin Layman – groom, Courtney Beck – bride, Demi Layman – maid of honor, Joy DeVaughn – mother and aunt of the groom, Eric Black – ringbearer, Bruce Empson – father of the bride, Dr. Eduardo Enriquez – wedding planner.
Tickets may be purchased from the following individuals: Dr. Eduardo Enriquez – (734)439-8410, David Snyder – (810)423-1098 and Jill Tewsley – (734)395-3880. Checks should be made to Milan Main Street.
October 7 & 8
People’s Multi-Family IN-DOOR Rummage Sale
Milan Peoples Presbyterian Church at 210 Smith Street 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Wide variety of treasures and household items
October 8
Event to honor Corey Smith, a disabled USMC veteran who is the inaugural recipient of a new charity, Foundation 14. Starting at the Tecumseh Harley Davidson at 3 p.m. with a bike presentation and at 4 p.m. ride to continue on at the Milan American Legion.  We will be raising funds and awareness for disabled veterans and establishing the Motorcycle Modification Fund to pay for required modifications to their bikes. BBQ by Bone Heads, cash bar, live entertainment, raffle and silent auction
October 8
Turkey Dinner 5-7 p.m. At London United Methodist Church 11318 Plank Road, Milan, Michigan $10 for adults, $5 for children aged 5-10 years, children under 5 free. Take-outs are available. Featuring:  A Great Salad Bar, Turkey and Dressing Massed Potatoes and Gravy, Vegetable, Roll and Butter, Beverage and Homemade Pie
October 9
Army-Navy Wheelchair Basketball Game. Crisler Center will be rocking well before the official start of the college basketball season. Paralympians, ROTC cadets, students, veterans, active-duty service members and area law enforcement volunteers will take to the court Oct. 9 for the 11th annual Army-Navy Wheelchair Basketball Game
The game is free to the public and parking also is free. Doors open at 2 p.m. with tip-off at 3 p.m. The yearly contest serves as an opportunity to raise awareness for disabilities, especially among veterans, and to unofficially kick off the university’s annual Investing in Ability celebration. The theme for 2016 is “Diversity includes disability.”
October 9
St. Paul’s Octoberfest St. Paul’s Lutheran Church will be having an Octoberfest on Sunday October 9th at 3:00 – 6:00 pm. There will be food, a cake walk, pie eating contest, drawing for gifts, and games for the kids join us for the fun.
October 10
Mark your calendars, the Milan Area Fire Department Fire Prevention Week Open House will be on Monday October 10th from 6-9 pm. As always there will be lots of free family fun activities.
October 11
Senior Health Fair 10 a.m – 1 p.m. at Milan Seniors for Healthy Living
October 15
Huron Valley Ambulance is celebrating serving our communities for 35 years. We invite you to join us for an afternoon of fun. We’ll have free food and games, community guests, music and more! Huron Valley Ambulance 35th Anniversary Fall Fest 1-4 p.m. at 1200 State Cir., Ann Arbor
October 16
40th Anniversary Aid in Milan Open House 2-4 p.m. 89 W Main St, Milan, MI  Tour the building and join us for cake, cider and donuts.
October 16
Ganton Art Gallery at Spring Arbor Univ. will be holding the opening reception for Elizabeth Hunt’s senior art exhibition, Overlooked. The opening reception will be Oct. 16th, 2:00-4:00pm. The show will run Oct. 16-Nov 20. For more information call 517-750-6641
October 18
Mommy and Me Masterpiece 6:45 – 8:00 p.m. Milan Senior and Community Activity Center
October 20
GMACF Grant and Donor Reception 4:00 p.m. Social Hour, 4:30 p.m. Grant ceremony at Milan Senior Center
October 24
Milan Qtr Mania is BACK Location:  Sleeps Inn & Suites  on Dexter St. Milan, MI Date:  Monday October 24th Time:  doors open at 6pm fun starts at 6:30 pm. You can bring in your own food and drinks to the event, Bring along this ad and get your second paddle for $1. Any questions please call Tina at 734-552-2509
October 28
Washtenaw Community Concert Band SPACE: THE FINAL FRONTIER TOWSLEY AUDITORIUM AT WCC    7:30 P.M.
October 28
Downtown Merchant’s Trick or Treat Hour from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. for elementary aged school children accompanied by an adult. The Milan Baptist Church’s Annual Trunk or Treat in their parking lot off Ferman St., in conjunction with the Downtown Merchant’s Event. They will continue with a Harvest Party in their Family Center at 36 Tolan St., from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
October 31
MSHL’s Halloween Party Theme: History of Halloween Monday, 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
October 31
Light the Night: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Milan Free Methodist Church
November 5
Milan Rotary Club annual dinner auction fundraiser at Tri-County Sportsmen’s League. This year’s theme is GREASE so start coordinating your outfit. FOR MORE INFO, See Flyer on page 3A
November 8
ELECTION DAY, Remember to vote
November 11
VETERANS DAY
November 12
Saline November Craft Show  at Saline Middle School 7190 N. Maple Rd. 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. $5 Admission NO STROLLERS PLEASE Package Pick Up
November 16
K of C Chicken-Steak Dinner Father Joe Family Center in Milan
November 17-20
Milan High School Theatre – Comedy, Mystery & Romance
November 19
Mom 2 Mom 9 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Milan Senior and Community Activity Center
November 24
Happy Thanksgiving
December 3
Milan Christmas Parade Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree
December 4
Winter Market – Christmas at the Cottage!  Monroe County Fairgrounds – 3375 S. Custer Rd, Monroe, MI 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Over 130 vendors! Admission: Only $3 at the door – Kids 12 and under free!