2017 REO Town Holiday Pop-Up Market
Saturday, December 9th, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reo Town, Lansing
REO Town's storefronts host an ecclectic array of vendors in our annual, neighborhood pop-up market! Hop from location to location, and browse some of the best in local art, food, crafts, jewelry, vintage clothing and more! You're sure to find something for everyone on your holiday shopping list at this bustling neighborhood market!
The Robin Theatre
Blue Onyx Thrift
REO Town Marketplace
Soulful Earth Herbals
MI Blue Owl Coffee
"Thriftique" Resale and Boutique
More to come!
Also, you're encouraged to grab a drink or bite to eat at our beloved neighborhood spots, Good Truckin' Diner, The Reo Town Pub and Saddleback Barbecue!
Dubstep YOGA: LINE 5
Friday, December 8th, 8:00 pm
East Lansing Hot Yoga, 924 Trowbridge Rd, East Lansing
Come delight in some sick beats, yoga flow, and so much spirit. This is a free hot yoga class which is also donation based. All proceeds will go toward protecting the Great Lakes from a possible and probable oil spill due to outdated oil pipelines. Learn more here: Use your practice to stand with local waterkeepers: This special edition of dubstep yoga calls awareness to the artists whose work are the symbols of the fight to protect our precious natural resources. Donations will fund the art supplies necessary for artists to give the LINE 5 movement a voice.
Ugly Sweater Christmas Party
The Green Door, 2005 E Michigan Ave, Lansing
Saturday, December 9th, 9:00 pm
Rock out with The Hot Mess and now you have a reason to sport that ugly sweater your favorite Aunt Mildred made you!
A Not So Silent Night - REACH Benefit
Saturday, December 9th, 7:00 pm
Reach Art Studio, 1804 S Washington Ave, Lansing
A Not So Silent Night:
Silent Auction of art and gifts donated by local businesses
Entertainment by Spartan Community Guitar Ensemble
Refreshments, wine & beer available for purchase
NSSN Ticket: $25
Meet featured artists (be the first go buy their art!), enjoy hors d’oeuvres and 2 complimentary wine or beer tickets
Entertainment provided by West Circle Brass
Preview Party Tickets: $40 – includes "A Not So Silent Night"
Martha Brownscombe (fiber artist)
Jenny Schu (jewelry artist)
K.W. Bell (painter)
Deb Oliva (pottery)
Purchase your tickets now for this special annual event at REACH, celebrating a busy year of activity and helping us raise funds to continue reaching the Lansing Area with art! The evening will include delicious refreshments, a wine and beer cash bar (for the adults!) and over 100 items of art, local business gift certificates and other gift-able items.
Our Preview Party guests will be treated to a special hour where they can meet some of Lansing Areas finest artists and have the first choice on purchasing artists’ select works in our Youth Art Gallery, and get first bids in on a hundred other art and gift-able items in our silent auction, all while enjoying delicious hors d’oeuvres and complimentary wine or beer.
Broad Underground Film Series: The Mongols
Friday, December 8th, 7:00 pm
The Robin Theatre, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing
Join us for a critique of media and cultural imperialism through a reenactment of the 13th-century Mongol invasion of Iran. Programmed by Kaveh Askari.
Broad Underground is an ongoing collaboration between the MSU Broad,Michigan State University Film Studies, and Michigan State University English Department. This year’s partnering venue is The Robin Theatre in REO Town, Lansing. Special thanks to the Lansing Public Media Center. Our season finale will be held at Abrams planetarium on April 13!
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