If you're like me and you're trying to diet before summer comes, don't read the following. If you aren't watching what you eat, today is National Blueberry Pie Day. If you're wanting to celebrate, there are two places in Lansing that are sure to please: Grand Traverse Pie Company, or the new Sweetilicious in Old Town.
On this day: Today in 1937, the first commercial flight to fly across the pacific ocean happened today and was operated by Pan Am. Here's more on the historic flight.
Here's more on what's happening today in Lansing:
Classes and Seminars
Money Smart Week: Teen Financial Education. Learn finances and budgeting. 4- p.m. FREE. East Lansing Public Library, 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 351-2420.
Theater AFTER/LIFE. MSU student performance. Ages 8 & up recommended. 7:30 p.m. FREE. MSU Residential College in the Arts & Humanities, MSU Campus, East Lansing. (517) 884-6290, rcah.msu.edu.
Events Breakfast Among the Books. Free bagels and orange juice for students. 9 a.m. FREE. MSU Library, 366 W. Circle Drive, East Lansing. (517) 353-8700.
Davis-Dunnings Bar Association Annual Banquet. Honoring students and local leaders. 6:30-10 p.m. $65/$50 students. Crowne Plaza Lansing West, 925 S. Creyts Road, Lansing. ow.ly/ kVtH30b06De.
Phantom of the Universe. Presentation on dark matter. 8-9:30 p.m. $3-4. Abrams Planetarium, 755 Science Road, East Lansing. (517) 355-4672.
StoryTime: A Dollar for Penny. Stories, activity, and a take-home book. 10:30-11 a.m. FREE. East Lansing Public Library, 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 351-2420, elpl.org.
Jonestown Crows at The Avenue Cafe, 2021 E. Michigan Ave.
Bobby Standal at Buddies - Holt, 2040 N. Aurelius Rd. 9 p.m.
Steve Cowles at Buddies - Okemos, 1937 W. Grand River Ave. 9 p.m.