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.
Health
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. 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 7734 (7340 – for gr. 7-8 – meets Sunday evenings from 5:00 to 6.
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.
Seniors
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.
Churches
Milan Free Methodist Church 905 E. Arkona Rd. (behind CVS) hosts a community meal the second Saturday evening of every month. Doors open at 5:30pm and food is served from 6-6:30pm. www.milanfreemethodist.com/
December 1 – December 22
Christmas Giving Tree at Milan Seniors for Healthy Living
To Benefit the Ann Arbor VA Hospital Patients The Christmas Giving Tree in the lobby will be decorated with suggestions for personal comfort item ideas needed by our local VA Hospital patients. Select an item (or two) from the tree, and purchase the item(s). Bring them back unwrapped and place them under the tree. The items will be delivered just prior to Christmas for the patients to enjoy.
December 6
Milan Seniors for Healthy Living “Special” Bingo Fundraiser. Doors open at 5:00 pm| Bingo starts at 6:30 pm
1 sheet/ 3 cards— $12, 2 sheets/ 6 cards— $20, 4 sheets/ 12 cards—$30
Optional raffle/ gift basket cards— $1 PUBLIC WELCOME—must be 18 to play
Snack and light dinner food will be available throughout the evening. Cash Prizes!!
December 9
Annual Milan Area Chamber Community Awards Breakfast held at Milan Senior Center from 7:45 – 9:30 am RSVP’s are mandatory prior to Dec. 2, 2016 to admin [at] milanchamber [dot] org   $5.00 per person catered by Back in the Day Catering
December 9
Paddock Elementary School parents and teachers will partner with Williams Brothers of Dundee for a “Drive for the Kids® ” Fundraiser to help raise money for classroom libraries at Paddock. The entire Milan community is welcome and encouraged to participant. From 4:00pm to 7:00pm at Paddock Elementary School, parents and guests will have the opportunity to earn a $10 contribution for the school from the Chrysler brand, up to $2,500, by taking a test drive in the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan or Chrysler 300. Any licensed driver, age 18 or older, may test drive and earn the donation. Williams Brothers of Dundee will provide the vehicles and volunteers from the dealership to assist with the fundraising test drives.
December 10
ST. PAUL’S LUTHERAN CHURCH ANNUAL CHRISTMAS COOKIE WALK 9A TILL NOON DELICIOUS COOKIES AND TREATS! 106 DEXTER STREET,  MILAN, MI 48160
December 10
See how families celebrated Christmas in the 1930s Depression Era by visiting Rentschler Farmhouse, 1265 E. Mich. Ave., Saline on Sat. Dec. 10  from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.   The old family sleigh is available for photo ops, the gift shop will be open and flute and piano music in the parlor is featured on Sun.  Admission by donation.
December 10
Winter Market Christmas @ the Cottage 10 a.m. -5 p.m. Monroe County Fairgrounds
December 10
Gamer Night at The Morning Owl Coffee 9 W. Main St 4:30-10 p.m. All proceeds go to Milan’s Compassion (Food Help Ministry)
December 12
Quarter Mania Milan Sleep Inn Suites, 1230 Dexter St.. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., fun begins at 6:00 p.m. Must be 18 years or older to participate. Bidding paddles: 1/$5.00, 2/$8.00, 3/$10.00.
December 12
Grade 6-12 Band Concert 7 p.m.
December 15
Empty Bowls (soup) event fundraiser 6-8 p.m. at Milan Middle School located 920 North Street. Please join us in celebrating our student’s artistic talent, while raising awareness for local and world hunger Thurs., Dec. 15.  Handmade bowls will be on display and be available for purchase while a meal of soup and bread is served for $10 or guests may purchase a donation ticket for $5. All proceeds go to charity.
December 15
Washtenaw Community Concert Band (FREE concert) Holiday Journeys 7:30 p.m. Towsley Auditorium Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E. Huron River Dr. Ann Arbor Tour the world in a night filled with carols and other traditional favorites from England, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Scandinavia, and the USA
December 16 & 17
Varsity Blues presents Rudolph, Frosty & Friends 7:00 p.m. Saline Middle School. 7190 North Maple Rd. www.salinevarsityblues.org
December 18
See how families celebrated Christmas in the 1930s Depression Era by visiting Rentschler Farmhouse, 1265 E. Mich. Ave., Saline on Sat. Dec. 18 from 1 to 4 p.m   The old family sleigh is available for photo ops, the gift shop will be open and flute and piano music in the parlor is featured on Sun.  Admission by donation.
December 18
TCA Big Band & VocalAires Holiday Concert Tecumseh Center for the Arts 400 N Maumee St, Tecumseh, Michigan 49286 4-5:30 p.m. 517.423.6617 | www.TheTCA.org Tickets are $10 each
December 18
Saline New Horizons Band annual Holiday Concert to be held Sunday, December 18 at 4pm at Saline Middle School, 7190 North Maple Road.
December 21
Grade 6-12 Choir Concert 7 p.m.
December 22
Last day of school before holidays.
December 22
Winter Wonderland Extravaganza 11:15am—12:30pm at Milan Seniors for Healthy Living You are cordially invite you to our Winter Wonderland Extravaganza, MSHL’s first ever Black Tie Event! Come in your Sunday-Best to celebrate the holiday season with this winter formal and enjoy the musical stylings of Tom Slatton to set the holiday mood. MSHL Tap and Jazz classes will perform their dances. Menu: Filet Mignon, Redskin Potatoes, Vegetable Medley, Salad, and Gourmet Desserts. Cost: $8.00 for Senior Members; $10.00 for Senior Non-Member; $12.00 for Guests under 50Registration by December 8, 2016. Sponsored by Enriched Life Home Care Services, Brecon Village of Evangelical Homes, StoryPoint and American Credit Union, and Bob’s Artic Cats.
December 25
MERRY CHRISTMAS
December 26-30
Monday-Friday MSHL Closings Programs canceled for Holiday Break. Transportation and home delivered meals will still run.
January 1, 2017
HAPPY NEW YEAR!