1 – Pets, People & Vets
Visit Macomb Community College on Saturday, Nov. 5 for an extraordinary educational experience for the entire family! People, Pets & Vets is a free, hands-on, interactive educational program designed for children of all ages to learn about animals and proper animal care. At this unique program, children can see and touch a variety of different animals and talk to veterinarians, veterinary technicians and other animal care providers and service groups. Learn about exotic pets and reptiles, working dogs, therapeutic horseback riding, farm animals and, of course, typical house pets too! Most importantly, learn about animals and the basics for providing proper animal care. There will even be a Teddy Bear Clinic staffed by Macomb Community College veterinary technician students to help care for, bandage and suture “wounded” stuffed animals. The event is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5 at Macomb Community College’s M-59/Garfield Campus 44575 Garfield Road, building E, Clinton Township, 48038.
2 – The Great Donut Debate!
Macomb County is home to several popular orchards that buzz with activity for all ages. At this time of the year, they all go #BeyondTheBushel to produce both delicious treats and great times. One of the perks of visiting Macomb County’s orchards is the opportunity to sample our fine donuts. When planning a donut trip, these are some of our favorite stops: Westview Orchards, Verellen Orchards, Blake Farms and Miller’s Big Red. You don’t want to miss out on this season’s tastiest activity, so take your family and friends to one of Macomb County’s orchards for a delicious donut this weekend.
3 – Christmas Open House at Ray Weigand’s Nursery
Enjoy a magical shopping experience during Ray Weigand’s Christmas Open House from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov.5 with the classic sounds of the season, apple cider and freshly-made donuts. Let them inspire you to create your perfect holiday home this season, where memories that last a lifetime are made.
4 – Shrek Jr. Live on Stage!
Shrek Jr. the Musical is based on DreamWorks Animation motion picture and the book by William Steig. Performances are at 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4, at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5 and at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6. Reserved seating is just $12; $5 for kids 12 and under. All performances are at the Warren Community Center Auditorium, 5460 Arden Avenue, Warren, 48092.
5 –6th Annual Girlfriend’s Day Out Expo
Grab your girlfriends, moms, daughters and sisters and have a great time on Friday, Nov. 4 and Saturday, Nov. 5 at the Macomb County Sports and Expo Center. There will be over 100 vendors with plenty of shopping, pampering, demos, prizes, food and contests! This event is something to feel good about, so relax, renew and refresh!