Ann Arbor food & drink calendar for the week of Dec. 20-27
Coney Dog and Root Beer Float Night. 5-8 p.m. American Legion Post #419, 9807 Whitewood Road, Pinckney. $1.25 per Coney dog. For more information call 734- 878-9522 or 734-341-4249.
The Monthly Slurps. 5-7 p.m. Spotted Dog Winery, 108 E. Michigan Ave., Saline. Stop in for an after-hours wine and food event on the third Thursday of each month. Price: TBD. www.spotteddogwinery.com.
Thursday Night Rush Hour Relief at the Wine Bar. 5-8:30 p.m. Cranbrook Whole Foods, 990 W. Eisenhower Parkway, Ann Arbor, at the wine bar. Each Thursday evening, experts lead an exploration of wine, cheese and appetizers. This week’s topic: Christmas wines. $17. 734-997-7500.
Chelsea Christmas Feast Community Celebration. Noon. Chelsea Senior Center, 512 E. Washington St., Chelsea. Area residents are invited to celebrate the season with other seniors. Enjoy a delicious holiday meal, friendship, and a Christmas carol sing along led by Angelo Angelocci and Jack Merkel. $5 suggested donation. Call 734-475-9242 to reserve a space.
End of the World Party. 6 p.m.-midnight. Conor O'Neill's, 318 S. Main St., Ann Arbor. Enjoy drink specials and party like there's no tomorrow. No cover. 734-665-2968.
No-Bake Cookies. 2-3:30 p.m. Ypsilanti District Library - Superior Township branch, 8975 MacArthur Blvd., Superior Township. Youth ages 8-18 are invited to make a variety of no-bake treats and decorate a gift box for them. Free. Registration is required: 734-482-4110 ext. 1391.
Saturday Farmers Market. 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Ann Arbor Farmers Market, 315 Detroit St., Ann Arbor. Find local produce and food from some of your favorite farmers as well as educational food demos and more. Free admission. Visit www.a2gov.org/market for more information.
Country Breakfast. 8-11:30 a.m. American Legion Post #419, 9807 Whitewood Road, Pinckney. $6 for adults, $5 for seniorsm $3 for children 9 and under. 734-878-9522 or 734-341-4249.
Milan Senior Nutrition Program. 11:45 a.m. Milan Senior & Community Activity Center, 45 Neckel Court, Milan. In partnership with the Washtenaw County Senior Nutrition Program, they offer a nutritionally balanced meal three afternoons a week: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. There is a suggested donation of $2.50 for anyone who is 60 years or older and a fee of $5 for anyone under the age of 60. They do ask for 48 hour advanced reservations. Call or stop by the office.
Wednesday Evening Farmers Market. 4:30-8:30 p.m. Ann Arbor Farmers Market, 315 Detroit St., Ann Arbor. At the Wednesday Evening Farmers Market, you'll find local produce and food from some of your favorite farmers and vendors from the Saturday and Wednesday markets, plus many innovative new vendors. There will be live music, food carts, and throughout the season a non-profit sponsored beer and wine garden, as well as educational food demos and more. Free admission. Visit www.a2gov.org/market for more information.
ReSkilling Series: Make Your Own Extracts. 6:30 p.m. Ypsilanti District Library - Michigan Avenue branch, 229 W. Michigan Ave., Ypsilanti. ReSkill yourself: this series shows how to use forgotten skills to make everyday things we all need. Growing Hope’s Arika Lycan will demonstrate how to make simple extracts you can use in cooking. Free. Registration required: 7340482-4110 ext. 1385.
Thursday Night Rush Hour Relief at the Wine Bar. 5-8:30 p.m. Cranbrook Whole Foods, 990 W. Eisenhower Parkway, Ann Arbor, at the wine bar. Each Thursday evening, experts lead an exploration of wine, cheese and appetizers. This week’s topic: Sparkling wines, champagnes, oysters and cheese to ring in 2013. $17. 734-997-7500.
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