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Events and Happenings in Lansing This Week: Aug. 3

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Wednesday, August 3 

25th Annual Muelder Summer Carillon Concert Series - 6 p.m. Beaumont Tower at MSU, W. Circle Dr., East Lansing. music.msu.edu.  

50 over Fitness - Meridian 50 Plus Stretch and Flex Exercise. 9-10 a.m. Central Park Pavilion, 5151 Marsh Rd. Okemos. meridian50plus.com.  

Allen Farmers Market - 2:30-7 p.m. Allen Market Place, 1611 E. Kalamazoo, Lansing.  

Alluring Nature 2022 Art Show: En Plein Air Exhibition -   August. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Framer’s Edge, 1856 W. Grand River Ave., Okemos.  

Book Group - 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Mark’s Place, 238 S. Main St., Eaton Rapids.  

Brown Bag Books - August 1-31!  Mystery, comedy, adventure and the chance to win prizes. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Grand Ledge Area District Library, 131 E. Jefferson St., Grand Ledge. gladl.org 

Concert in the Park - Louie Longoria Band .7-9 p.m. William E. Tennant Performance Shell, 801 W Park St., St. Johns. clintoncountyarts.org.  

Concerts in the Park - 7 p.m. Global Village at Davis Park, 5500 Pleasant Grove, Lansing. 

Improv! Acting Summer Camp - 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Ruhala Performing Arts Center, 1846 Haslett Rd, East Lansing. 517-337-0464. ruhalacenter.com.  

Ingham County Fair - August 2-6, Ingham County Fairgrounds, 700 E. Ash, Mason. fair.ingham.org 

It’s My Art Show! - on display through Aug. 29. 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Okemos Branch Library, 4321 Okemos Rd., Okemos. retreadart.com.  

Meditation in the Thich Nhat Hanh tradition - join our weekly practice! 7-9 p.m. Van Hanh Temple, 3015 S. MLK Jr Blvd., Lansing. lamc.info.  

Meridian Farmers’ Market - 1995 Central Park Dr., Okemos.  3-7 p.m. Okemos.  

Meridian Township Summer Concert Series - 6-8:30 p.m. 1995 Central Park Drive, Okemos. meridian.mi.us.  

Michigan Young Birders Network Virtual Meeting - Zoom. 7-8 p.m. Michigan Audubon, 2310 Science Pkwy. # 200, Okemos. michiganaudubon.org.  

Pagan Community Night - online or in-person. 6-8 p.m. Weavers of the Web, 809 Center St. 7A, Lansing. weaversoftheweb.org.  

Storybook Stroll - through late August. Read while you stroll the trails! 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Grand Ledge Area District Library, 131 E. Jefferson St., Grand Ledge. 517-627-7014. gladl.org.  

Wiley and the Hairy Man - 7-8:30 p.m. LCC, 419 N. Capitol Ave, Lansing. 517-483-1122. lcc.edu.  

Wine Wednesday - Wine & cheese tasting 6 p.m., wine &chocolate tasting 8:30 p.m. Hooked, 3142 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing.             517-721-1330.  

Thursday, August 4 

Bath Farmers Market - 3-6:30 p.m. James Couzens Memorial Park, 13753 Main St, Bath. shopbfm.org.  

Dimondale Farmers’ Market - 3-7 p.m. 136 N. Bridge St, Dimondale. 517-230-0520.  

Grand Ledge Music in the Park - DLJ - 7 p.m. Jaycee Park, 525 E. River St, Grand Ledge. 

Improv! Acting Summer Camp - Act on your feet! 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Ruhala Performing Arts Center, 1846 Haslett Rd, East Lansing. ruhalacenter.com.  

It’s a Thursday Thing - In downtown St. John, musicians will be performing on the corner.    5-7 p.m. downtownstjohnsmi.com.  

MACC Courthouse Concert - 8 p.m. Ingham County Courthouse in downtown Mason., 315 S Jefferson, Mason. business.masonchamber.org.  

Michigan JazzFest - Presented by MICA - 28th annual Michigan JazzFest will take place August 4-6 in Old Town.  6-11 p.m. urbanbeatevents.com.  

Music in the Park - Food concessions available. 7-9 p.m. Jaycee Park, 525 E. River St, Grand Ledge. grandledgechamber.com.  

Pearl Keychains and Bracelets - All supplies provided.  10:30-11:30 a.m. Playground of Dreams, 00 Howe Dr., Eaton Rapids. eradl.org.  

Stitch ‘n Bitch - Come hang out with fellow stitching witches! 5-8 p.m. Keys to Manifestation, 809 Center St. #7, Lansing. manifestlansing.com.  

Summer Concert Series - 7-9 p.m. American Legion Bandshell, McCormick Park, 300 N. Putnam St., Williamston.  

Summer Concert Series - 6:30 p.m. The Courthouse Lawn, 100 W. Lawrence Ave, Charlotte.  

Tabletop Gaming Club - Play our board & card games or yours. Ages 10+. 6-8 p.m. Grand Ledge Area District Library, 131 E. Jefferson St., Grand Ledge. gladl.org 

Wiley and the Hairy Man - 7-8:30 p.m. LCC, 419 N. Capitol Ave, Lansing. 517-483-1122. lcc.edu.  

Friday, August 5 

50 over Fitness - The Meridian 50 Plus Stretch and Flex Exercise group.  9-10 a.m. Central Park Pavilion, 5151 Marsh Rd., Okemos. 517-853-4600. meridian50plus.com.  

Brown Bag Series - Sally Potter. Noon-1 p.m., St. Johns Rotary Park, 107 E. Railroad 

Cruise In - 5-8 p.m. Holt Farmers’ Market, 2150 Cedar St, Holt. delhitownship.com.  

Dinomania - Impression 5 Science Center, 200 Museum Dr, Lansing. Info at impression5.org.  

Dog Days of Summer - Coming to Williamston in August!  A fun, pet-friendly event for the whole family.  5-8 p.m. 102 S. Putnam, Williamston.  

East Lansing Summer Concert Series - headliner Cross Eyed Strangers. 7 p.m. 225 Ann St, East Lansing.  

End of Summer Reading Party - MOO-ville ice cream social at the Playground of Dreams!   3-4 p.m.  220 S. Main, Eaton Rapids. eradl.org.  

Friday Night Concert Series - 7 p.m. Lake Lansing Park South Band Shell, 1621 Pike St, Haslett. pk.ingham.org.  

Ingenious Engineers - Impression 5 Science Center, 200 Museum Dr, Lansing. 517-485-8116. impression5.org.  

Lansing 2600 Meeting - monthly gathering of local hackers, phreaks, nerds, geeks, sympathizers, and others.  6-8 p.m. The Fledge, 1300 Eureka St, Lansing. 517-230-7679.  

Moonlight Movies - Encanto - 9-10:30 p.m. Veterans Memorial Gardens, 2074 N. Aurelius Road, Holt. delhitownship.com.  

Movies in the Park - 9-11 p.m. Mount Hope Park, 7419 E. Mt. Hope, Grand Ledge. deltami.gov.  

Pinball Arcade - Impression 5 Science Center, 200 Museum Dr, Lansing. 517-485-8116. impression5.org.  

Ray Bonneville at Pump House Concerts - 7-10 p.m. Pump House Concerts, 368 Orchard St, East Lansing.  

TGIF Dinner & Dance - doors open at 7 p.m. Hawk Hollow, 15101 Chandler Rd. Bath.                     734-604-5095. tgifdance.com.  

Video Game Designer - Impression 5 Science Center, 200 Museum Dr, Lansing. 517-485-8116. impression5.org.  

Wiley and the Hairy Man - 7-8:30 p.m. LCC, 419 N. Capitol Ave, Lansing. 517-483-1122. lcc.edu.  

Saturday, August 6 

2022 Looking Glass Brewing Co Streetfest - downtown DeWitt, 3-8 p.m. Must Be 21 or older.  

Country Mill Wine Run 5k - 9 a.m. 4648 Otto Rd., Charlotte. indyrunners.org.  

Delta Beer Fest - 3-8 p.m. Mount Hope Park, 7419 East Mt, Hope Highway, Grand Ledge. 517-323-8555. deltami.gov.  

Dog Days of Summer - A fun, pet-friendly event for the whole family. Noon-6 p.m. 102 S. Putnam, Williamston.  

Family Day: Grow - 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, 547 E. Circle Dr., East Lansing. 517-884-4800.  

Michigan JazzFest - Presented by MICA, 28th annual Michigan JazzFest takes place August 4-6 in Old Town.  6-11 p.m. urbanbeatevents.com.  

Sundown Safari Camping - Aug. 6, 6:30 p.m. – Aug. 7, 9:30 a.m. Potter Park Zoo, 1301 S. Pennsylvania Ave, Lansing.  potterparkzoo.org.  

Wiley and the Hairy Man - 7-8:30 p.m. LCC, 419 N. Capitol Ave, Lansing. 517-483-1122. lcc.edu.  

Sunday, August 7.  

East Lansing Farmers Market - 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Valley Court Park, 280 Valley Court, East Lansing. cityofeastlansing.com.  

Focus Tour: Solace - One artwork. One guest. One theme. Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, 547 E. Circle Dr, East Lansing. 517-884-4800. broadmuseum.msu.edu.  

Greek Mythology with Curtis Pratt - 9:30-10:15 a.m. Unity Spiritual Center of Lansing, 2395 S. Washington, Lansing. unitylansing.org.  

Positive Mental Health Fun Day - 1-5 p.m. Slater Park, 2700 Mark Ave, Lansing. 

Sunday School for Witches - workshop series. 3-4:30 p.m. Keys to Manifestation, 809 Center St., 7A, Lansing. manifestlansing.com.  

Wiley and the Hairy Man - 7-8:30 p.m. LCC, 419 N. Capitol Ave, Lansing. 517-483-1122. lcc.edu.  

Monday, August 8 

50 over Fitness - Meridian 50 Plus Stretch and Flex Exercise group, 9-10 a.m. Central Park Pavilion, 5151 Marsh Road, Okemos. 517-853-4600. meridian50plus.com.  

Beginning Strings Camp @ MSU Community Music School - Ages 6-12. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. MSU Community Music School, 4930 S. Hagadorn Rd, East Lansing.  

Build & Destroy - 8 a.m. Impression 5 Science Center, 200 Museum Dr, Lansing. 517-485-8116. impression5.org.  

Forensics - 8 a.m. Impression 5 Science Center, 200 Museum Dr, Lansing. 517-485-8116. impression5.org.  

Glee Singing Broadway Styles - Sing your heart out!  Aug. 8-11. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Ruhala Performing Arts Center, 1846 Haslett Rd, East Lansing. 517-337-0464. ruhalacenter.com.  

Movie Magic - 8 a.m. Impression 5 Science Center, 200 Museum Dr, Lansing. 517-485-8116. impression5.org.  

Sunset Storytime Mondays - 6:30-7:30 p.m. Grand Ledge Area District Library, 131 E. Jefferson St., Grand Ledge. 517-627-7014.  

Tuesday, August 9 

Board Game Meet Up - ages 18 & up. 6:30 - 10:30 p.m. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Spare Time Bowling Alley, 3101 E Grand River, Lansing.  

Genealogy Help - get assistance with Ancestry Library Edition.  10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Eaton Rapids Area District Library, 220 S. Main St., Eaton Rapids. eradl.org.  

Indoor Farmers Market - 3-6 p.m. 4150 S M-52, Owosso. hipaa.jotform.com.  

Minecraft Mania! - All skill levels welcome. 6-8 p.m. Grand Ledge Area District Library, 131 E. Jefferson St., Grand Ledge. gladl.org 

Parent Happy Hour - Storytime for kids and wine flight specials for parents. 5-7 p.m. Hooked, 3142 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing. 517-721-1330.  

Picnic Playdate Family Storytime - 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Grand Ledge Area District Library, 131 E. Jefferson St., Grand Ledge. 

Play in the Park - 7-8 p.m. Valley Court Park, 280 Valley Court, East Lansing. cityofeastlansing.com.  

Sporcle Live! Trivia - Two games 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. Crunchy’s, 254 W. Grand River Ave, East Lansing. 517-351-2506. crunchyseastlansing.com.

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