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Many administrative professionals today are seeking special treatment or at least aknowledgement for their hard work, as today is National Administrative Professionals Day. Buy them a coffee, give them a cookie or some flowers and let your closest administrative professional know that they are appreciated.
On this day: Today in 1607 the first English colony in America landed at Cape Henry in Virginia. The site where they landed was said to have been marked with a wooden cross upon their arrival. Today, the Cape Henry Memorial stands as part of Colonial National Historical Park in Virginia to remind visitors of the significance of the location.
Tonight, in Lansing, the Night of a Thousand Donuts is happening for students at MSU. Free donuts, coffee, juice, and healthy snacks will be available. 8-10 p.m. FREE. MSU Library, 366 W. Circle Drive, East Lansing. (517) 353-8700.
Here's what else is happening in Lansing today:
Wednesday, April 26
Classes and Seminars
Alcoholics Anonymous. 6 p.m. Donation welcome. Pennsylvania Ave. Church of God, 3500 S. Pennsylvania Ave., Lansing.
Ballroom Dance: Fox Trot. For ages 17 and up. 8:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. $21/$42 couples. Jackson School of the Arts, 634 N. Mechanic St., Jackson. (517) 784-2389.
Mindfulness. Meditation for beginners and experienced. 7-9 p.m. Chua Van Hanh Temple, 3015 S. Washington Ave., Lansing.
SMART Recovery. Self Management Addiction Recovery Training for any dependency. 1-2:30 p.m. FREE. Cristo Rey Community Center, 1717 N. High St., Lansing.
Who Gets Grandma's Yellow Pie Plate? Info about inheritance and transfer of personal possessions. 6-8 p.m. FREE. DeWitt District Library, 13101 Schavey Road, DeWitt.
Writing a Business Plan: Your Roadmap to Success. Course for aspiring entrepreneurs. Call to register. 6-8 p.m. FREE. Charlotte City Hall, 111 E. Lawrence Ave., Charlotte. 517-483-1921
Music Tavern House Jazz Band. 7:30 p.m.-10:30 a.m. Tavern and Tap, 101 S. Washington Square, Lansing.
Event After School Action Program. Light meal, tutoring and activities. 4-6 p.m. FREE. Eastside Community Action Center, 1001 Dakin St., Lansing.
Allen Farmers Market. Open year round and indoors through May. 3-6:30 p.m. Allen Market Place, 1629 E. Kalamazoo St., Lansing.
Night of a Thousand Donuts. Free donuts, coffee, juice, and healthy snacks for students. 8-10 p.m. FREE. MSU Library, 366 W. Circle Drive, East Lansing. (517) 353-8700.
Practice Your English. Practice listening to and speaking English. All skill levels welcome. 7-8 p.m. FREE. East Lansing Public Library, 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 351-2420.
Teen After-School Program. Program is for teens in 7th-12th grades. 3-5:30 p.m. FREE. East Lansing Public Library, 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 351-2420.
Arts Kresge Life Drawing Open Studio. Open studio drop-in life drawing sessions with nude models. 7-9:30 p.m. $5/students FREE. Kresge Art Center, 600 Auditorium Road, East Lansing.
Teen Movie: Dead Poets Society. Rated PG. Popcorn while it lasts. 3 p.m. FREE. East Lansing Public Library, 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 351-2420.