Welcome to our new web site!
To give our readers a chance to experience all that our new website has to offer, we have made all content freely avaiable, through October 1, 2018.
During this time, print and digital subscribers will not need to log in to view our stories or e-editions.
Good day on this sunny Tuesday.
Lansing's trio of comedic witches appear on stage at the Robin Theatre once again for their monthly comedy show. This month, Comedy Coven presents Controver-she, a show the occult-themed group describes as "a celebration of the scandalous, profane, and deliciously petty." The trio, made up of Tricia Chamberlain, Emily Syrja and Stephanie Onderchanin, is joined by Grace Green, Ne Loveslife, Joe Payne and Sam Rager for an evening of sketches, standup, music and more. Tickets can be purchased online; a limited number of tickets may be available at the door. 8 p.m. $10/$7 adv. The Robin Theatre, 1105 S. Washington Ave., Lansing. comedycoven.com.
For more local events, see below.
Classes and Seminars
Bible and Beer Study. Scripture discussion over a casual beer. 6 p.m. Buy your own beer. Kelly's Downtown, 220 S. Washington Square, Lansing. (517) 482-0600, christcommunitylansing.org.
Capital City Toastmasters Meeting. Learn public speaking and leadership skills. 7 p.m. FREE. CADL Downtown Lansing Library, 401 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing. (517) 775-2697, capitalcitytoastmasters.toastmastersclub.org.
Course in Miracles. Relaxed and friendly study group. 7 p.m. FREE. Call for location. (517) 482-1908.
Grow It, Cook It, Eat It Go for the Greens. Course on growing and preparing veggies and herbs. 6-8 p.m. $20/scholarships with SNAP. Ingham County Human Services Bldg., 5303 S. Cedar St., Lansing. (517) 676-7207, ow.ly/fNkJ3048JaK.
Hopeful Hearts Grief Group. Learn and heal. 10-11 a.m. FREE. The Marquette Activity Room, 5968 Park Lake Road, East Lansing. (517) 381-4866.
Lansing Area Co-Dependents Anonymous. 5:45-6:45 p.m. FREE. Everybody Reads Books and Stuff, 2019 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing. (517) 346-9900, coda.org.
Overeaters Anonymous. Support for weight loss efforts. 7 p.m. FREE. Okemos Presbyterian Church, 2258 Bennett Road, Okemos. (517) 819-3294.
People's Law School. Seven-week program to teach the legal system to non-lawyers. 7-9 p.m. $7 per class/$25 for all sessions. Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. peopleslawschool.org.
Speakeasies Toastmasters. Improve listening, analysis, leadership and presentation skills. Noon-1 p.m. FREE. Ingham County Human Services Building, 5303 S. Cedar St., Lansing. (616) 841-5176.
Stress Less with Mindfulness. Stress management course. 6-7 p.m. $20 for four sessions. Michigan State University Extension, 551 Courthouse Drive, Charlotte. (517) 543-2310.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly. Have a support system, lose weight. Wheelchair accessible. Weigh-in 6:30, meeting 7 p.m. FREE first visit. St. Therese Church, 102 W. Randolph St., Lansing. tops.org.
Yawn Patrol Toastmasters. Learn public speaking. 7-8:30 a.m. MICA Gallery, 1210 N. Turner St., Lansing. (989) 859-2086, yawnpatrol.com.
Jazz Tuesdays at Moriarty's. 7-10 p.m. FREE. Moriarty's Pub, 802 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing.
Jennifer Lewis with Family & Friends. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. FREE. Stober's Bar, 812 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing. Events
Comedy Coven: CONTROVER-SHE. Occult-themed comedy group performs. 8 p.m. $7/$10 at door. The Robin Theatre, 1105 S. Washington Ave., Lansing. comedycoven.com.
Capital Area Crisis Rugby Practice. All levels welcome. 6-8 p.m. FREE. St. Joseph Park, 2125 W. Hillsdale St., Lansing. crisisrfc.com.
MSU Retirees Association StraightLine Golf Scramble. To fund MSU student scholarships. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $100. Forest Akers West Golf Course, 3535 Forest Road, Lansing. (517) 351-7538, retirees.msu.edu.
Christian College Fair. Search for right college or university for your student. 6:30-8:30 p.m. FREE. Lansing Christian School, 3405 Belle Chase Way, Lansing. (517) 882-5779, christiancollegefairs.com.
LCC West Toastmasters. Public speaking group. 5-6:30 p.m. LCC West Campus, 5708 Cornerstone Drive, Lansing. 517-483-1314, lccwest.toastmastersclubs.org
Wharton Center Inner Circle Fall Welcome. Informational session for Wharton Center volunteer organization. 1-3 p.m. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for location. whartoncenter.com.
Literature and Poetry
Ready & Play Storytime. Family storytime with songs and sensory play time. 10:30-11 a.m. FREE. All Saints Episcopal Church, 800 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 351-2420, elpl.org.