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Lisa Allmendinger on January 17th, 2018

  On Saturday, Jan. 20, meet the instructors from USArtQuest at “Meet and Greet Teacher Day” from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the building at 18650 W. Old US Hwy 12, Chelsea. The event is free, and everyone is welcome. Stop in, see, and try your hand at all the various art and crafts […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 16th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Chelsea Area Festivals and Events (CAFE) is pleased to announce Rick Taylor Real Estate as the new presenting sponsor for the 2018 Sounds and Sights summer concert series. Now in its 14th season, Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights kicks off […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 16th, 2018

For the second year in a row, Chelsea District Library has teamed up with neighboring libraries for Washtenaw Reads, a countywide program that promotes reading and dialogue through the shared experience of reading and discussing a notable book. This year’s choice is Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi, an award-winning novel that traces one family through eight […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 5th, 2018

You may not have met Nancee Sanville, but you’re certainly familiar with the Purple Rose Theatre and her husband, Guy Sanville, who is the artistic director of the theater. In June of 2016, Nancee Sanville discovered she had stage 3 ovarian cancer. She went through two surgeries and a full chemo treatment, after which the […]

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(Please note that purchasing information for this book has been added to the end of the story.) By Lisa Carolin At the Chelsea Senior Center’s Christmas luncheon, participants had the opportunity to purchase a memoir written by senior Virginia “Ginger” Ford, who attended the event with her husband, Eric. Her book is titled Ginger Stands […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 5th, 2018

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 5th, 2018

Continue reading about Jan. 13: used book sale at the Chelsea District Library

(Publisher’s note: My apologies to Mary Steffek Blaske for the incorrect spelling of her name. It has been corrected.) The Chelsea School District will host an exhilarating back-to-back concert with the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra (A2SO) and the Chelsea High School (CHS) music department on Jan. 21 at 2 p.m. in the CHS auditorium. The […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 3rd, 2018

To learn more about the upcoming concerts during Sonic Sundays at the Chelsea District Library, please click here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 2nd, 2018

(Publisher’s note: Although this is in Ann Arbor, with the Christmas break upcoming, perhaps there are exhibitions you might enjoy seeing.)

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