The Royal Oak Hockey Association is having a MOM2MOM sale at the Royal Oak High School on March 3 from 9am to 1pm at the Royal Oak High School. This is a fundraiser to support the Royal Oak Hockey Association and will help to provide much needed items such as scholarships and equipment.
The animals at the Royal Oak Animal Shelter say "Fur-Get Me Not" this Valentine's Day. Come see the wonderful adoptable cats and dogs at the shelter from 11am to 4pm on Saturday February 11th and meet your Valentine. There will be special pricing in effect for this adoption event. Visit the shelter online at www.roas.petfinder.com to see all of the animals available for adoption. The Royal Oak Animal Shelter is supported entirely by donations.Read more »
On Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 the Royal Oak Nature Society will host, "Fishes of Death Valley" beginning at 7:30pm in the Royal Oak Middle School auditorium. Come and learn from Bob Muller, Royal Oak Nature Society Naturalist, about some of America’s most endangered and unusual wildlife. This is a free event and the public is invited. Visit the nature society online for more information.
On January 29 at 4pm, the South Oakland Citizens for the Homeless presents, "Weather (or Not!) Musical Meteorology", a benefit performance at Royal Oak First United Methodist Church to support the Welcome Inn Shelter. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for youth (under 18) can be purchased at 248-217-2278, or at most local churches. To purchase a program ad or a sponsorship contact Jenifer Ward at 248-435-3763.Read more »
On Jan. 14 and 15, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., you can enjoy family-friendly events at the Detroit Zoo while having winter fun with arts and crafts and live performances. This series of events feature children’s music, zookeeper talks, games and crafts. All activities are free with regular Zoo admission. Visit the detroitzoo.org for more information.
Registration for the spring and summer baseball and softball programs offered through the Royal Oak Sandlot League is now open. The ROSL youth program, which runs from May 1 through the end of July, is open to Royal Oak and Clawson residents as well as to schools of choice students who currently attend Royal Oak Neighborhood Schools. Registration will take place at the Mahany-Meininger Senior Center, located at 3500 Marais Ave (North of 13 Mile, East of Crooks).Read more »
People who cycle frequently map out safe and quick ways to get from here to there (say, from Royal Oak to Berkely, or from Clawson to Ferndale). Now it is time to share that knowledge. We are collecting safe biking routes into one large regional biking map. With help from the Oakland County mapping department we will collate the data and publish this map sometime in the spring of 2012.Read more »
The Royal Oak Symphony Orchestra will perform their Winter Concert at the Royal Oak Middle School located at 709 N Washington. The performance will be held in the Dondero Auditorium at 8:00pm on Friday, December 16th. John Robertson will be conducting. Music includes Water Music Suite - Georg Friedrich Handel, Variations on a Theme by Haydn - Johannes Brahms, Eugene Onegin Waltz - Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Sleigh Ride - Leroy Anderson, and Russian Christmas Music - Alfred Reed. Tickets are available at the door.Read more »