My Community September 2016


Zoo Brew

On Thursday, June 30 Lansing Brewing Company and Potter Park Zoo teamed up to host a three hour event where guests can taste beers, eat food and walk through the zoo while listening to live music and supporting Lansing’s great zoo.

Weave & Lash Bar 

On Wednesday, July 20, Weave & Lash Bar hosted a Grand Opening event from 4 – 7 p.m. In attendance was Maja Sly, WE TV’s reality star from the hit show, “Cutting it in the ATL,” as well as media and community members. 

Arts night out

 Arts Night Out, hosted by the Greater Lansing Arts Council, happens every first Friday of each month. August’s Art’s Night Out, which happened on August 5 in REO Town, had a great community turnout with great art as well.

Capital Farmers Market

 On July 28, hundreds of people flocked to the Capital Lawn to shop at the Capital Farmers Market. Fresh fruits, veggies and flowers, as well as handmade soaps, artisan breads and cheeses and so much more were offered at this huge farmers market, and it was a great day for the community to come out to visit as well. 

MSU Aesthetics & Laser treatment center Grand Opening

 The Department of Surgery in the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine announced the opening of the MSU Aesthetic & Laser Treatment Center on Thursday, August 11. The event, which took place at the new Center (4660 S. Hagadorn Road) had a great turnout, with medical staff available to meet the public and refreshments offered to those who came out to celebrate the new addition to MSU.

Origami Ribbon Cutting

 On August 11, Origami Brain Injury Rehabilitation Center, located in Mason, hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house to showcase the renovations and expansions that have taken place on their campus.

Laurel salon grand opening

On August 11, Laurel Salon hosted a ribbon cutting to celebrate its new location at 2395 Jolly Rd. in Okemos. The folks at Laurel had a great time showing off their new 4,000 sq. ft. location, and there was lots of fun, drinks, food, and festivities at the celebration. 

Photos by Austin Ashley, Derek Drumm, Megan Fleming, Erika Hodges and Ryan Logan

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