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Michigan wants you to read

Michigan wants you to read

The Library of Michigan has released a list of 20 books celebrating Michigan people, places and events.

The 2013 Michigan Notable Books list cover a variety of topics and were written by authors across the state.

According to a state news release, "Each title on the 2013 list gives readers insight into what it means to make your home in Michigan and proves some of the greatest stories are indeed found in the Great Lakes region. The Michigan Notable Books program is “Pure Michigan.”"

2013 Michigan Notable Books

American Poet: A Novel by Jeff Vande Zande (Bottom Dog Press)

Songs of the Season at Norton Shores Library

Songs of the Season at Norton Shores Library

From the Muskegon Area District Library Facebook page:

Join these talented students as they share old holiday favorites and new songs from around the world. Sponsored by the Friends of the Norton Shores Library. Refreshments will be served. Registration appreciated by calling 231-780-8844.

FREE Family Movie Day Coming Up!

FREE Family Movie Day Coming Up!

From: http://www.whitehallschools.net

The Frauenthal Center for the Performing Arts is pleased to invite the public to "FREE Family Movie Day"! More than 50 businesses and individuals from the area have generously donated to make this free event possible for the entire community. Bring the whole family downtown to the beautiful Frauenthal Theater, the cornerstone of the arts in Muskegon since 1930! December 28 will be a special day for our community members!
 
Movie Schedule:
3:00 p.m.: "The Lorax"
5:00 p.m.: "Brave"
7:00 p.m.: "Journey 2 the Mysterious Island"

The 2013 HS Art Calendars are for sale while supplies last!

The 2013 HS Art Calendars are for sale while supplies last!

From: http://www.nmps.k12.mi.us

The 2013 HS Art Calendars are for sale while supplies last.  They are $10 each with the proceeds benefiting the Red Cross, stop by the HS office or HS Art room to get yours.

 Thank you for your support!  NMHS Art Department

Mona Shores High School Christmas Tree Concert

Mona Shores High School Christmas Tree Concert
The Mona Shores High School Singing Christmas Tree, celebrating its twenty-sixth season, is America's Tallest. This event has become a holiday tradition enjoyed by people in West Michigan and beyond. What better way to start off this season than with a sixty-seven foot tall tree, lit with over 25,000 colored lights, packed with 300 singers and accompanied by the award winning Mona Shores High School fifty-piece Orchestra? The choir is known for presenting an entertaining and eclectic mix of music that always includes popular holiday carols, songs of Hanukkah, sacred and secular songs as well as songs from many lands such as Africa. In the setting of the 1,800 seat, fully restored Frauenthal Theater for Performing Arts the Tree is truly a spectacle you will not want to miss! Performance dates: Thursday, November 29 @ 7:30pm; Friday, November 30 @7:30pm; Saturday, December 1 @ 3pm & 7:30pm. Cost: $9-$13 Phone: (616) 222-4000

Send us your Thanksgiving photos!

Send us your Thanksgiving photos!

As the Thanksgiving weekend comes to an end, we ask what the holiday means to you..? Is it family, food, football, Black Friday, volunteering, or maybe just relaxing as you take advantage of your time off?

Please send us a photos of what Thanksgiving means to you along with your name, location and a brief comment about Thanksgiving to MyTown@wzzm13.com for our My Town Thanksgiving photo gallery to be published early this week.

Thank you and we hope you've had a wonderful thanksgiving weekend!

Send us your Thanksgiving photos!

Send us your Thanksgiving photos!

As the Thanksgiving weekend comes to an end, we ask what the holiday means to you..? Is it family, food, football, Black Friday, volunteering, or maybe just relaxing as you take advantage of your time off?

Please send us a photos of what Thanksgiving means to you along with your name, location and a brief comment about Thanksgiving to MyTown@wzzm13.com for our My Town Thanksgiving photo gallery to be published early this week.

Thank you and we hope you've had a wonderful thanksgiving weekend!