May 6 2017 12:01 AM

Here's what's going on in town this weekend.

Welcome to the weekend!


Here in Lansing, many people love coffee, but tea is sometimes overlooked. If you've always wanted to learn a bit more about tea, or just want to get dressed up for some fun, check out this Royal Victorian Tea, a Costume tea party. Register online. 11 a.m. FREE. Grand Ledge Area District Library, 131 E Jefferson St., Grand Ledge. (517) 627- 7014, grandledge.lib.mi.us.

Here's what else is going on in town this weekend:


Music

A Studio Recital: Anne Kearney-Looman and Students. Featuring violin and viola students. 2-4 p.m. FREE. Donations welcome. MSU Community Music School, 4930 Hagadorn Road, East Lansing. (517) 355-7661, cms.msu.edu.

The Blue Blazes Live. Americana concert. 8-11 p.m. FREE. Ellison Brewery + Spirits, 4903 Dawne Ave., East Lansing. theblueblazesmusic.com.

Events Celebrating Success: Haven House Families. Party with families from Haven House. Call to register. 9:30-11:30 a.m. FREE. East Lansing Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 337-2731, havenhouseel.org/families.

Native Plants Day. Plant sale featuring coneflower, butterfly weed and more. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. FREE. Harris Nature Center, 3998 Van Atta Road, Meridian Township. (517) 349-3866, bit.ly/HNCprg.

Royal Victorian Tea. Costume tea party. Register online. 11 a.m. FREE. Grand Ledge Area District Library, 131 E Jefferson St., Grand Ledge. (517) 627- 7014, grandledge.lib.mi.us.

Spartan Young Astronomers Club. For kids ages 8-12 who love astronomy. 10 a.m.-noon. $3. Memberships available. Abrams Planetarium, 755 Science Road, East Lansing. (517) 355-4676.

Family Day: Surprise. Day of creative chances and unusual art. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. FREE. Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, 547 E. Circle Drive, East Lansing. (517) 884-4800, broadmuseum.msu.edu.

Sunday, May 7

Classes and Seminars

Charlotte Yoga Club. Beginner to intermediate. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. $5 annually. AL!VE, 800 W. Lawrence, Charlotte. Juggling. Learn how to juggle. 2-4 p.m. FREE. Orchard Street Pumphouse, 368 Orchard St., East Lansing. (517) 371-5119.

Kendo Martial Art Class. Martial arts practice group. 10-11:30 a.m. $5. Westside Community YMCA, 3700 Old Lansing Road, Lansing.

Music A Collection of Studio Recitals: Debra Hobert and Students. 2-4 p.m. FREE. Donations welcome. MSU Community Music School, 4930 Hagadorn Road, East Lansing. (517) 355-7661, cms.msu.edu.

Delta Community Choir Spring Concert. Choir presents "More Alike Than Not." 4-5:30 p.m. FREE. Donations welcome. Our Savior Lutheran Church, 7910 E. St. Joe Hwy., Lansing. (517) 290-8166.

Support Group. For the divorced, separated & widowed. Room 9. 7:30 p.m. St. Davids Episcopal Church, 1519 Elmwood Road, Lansing. (517) 323-2272.

Painting Basics, Session 4: Watercolor. For ages 14 and up. 6:45-7:45 p.m. $40. Jackson School of the Arts, 634 N. Mechanic St., Jackson. (517) 784-2389.

Music New Horizons Community Band. Learn to play an instrument or dust off an old one. 6-8 p.m. MSU Community Music School, 4930 Hagadorn Road, East Lansing. (517) 355-7661.

Events Bird Watching in Our Parks. Audubon volunteerled walk. 8-9 a.m. FREE. Harris Nature Center, 3998 Van Atta Road, Meridian Township. (517) 349-3866, bit.ly/HNCprg.

Lansing Area Sunday Swing Dance. 6 p.m. $8 dance/$10 dance & lesson. The Lansing Eagles, 4700 N. Grand River Ave., Lansing. (517) 321-0933.

Wildflower Walkabout. Guided wildflower walk. 3-4 p.m. $3/7 for families. Harris Nature Center, 3998 Van Atta Road, Meridian Township. (517) 349- 3866, bit.ly/HNCprg.

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