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Posted on Fri, Jan 11, 2013 : 9:08 a.m.

Children invited to 'Pets and Pajamas' event at humane society; Jan. 12 conference explores Catholic viewpoints on current events

By Staff


From a a pet-themed pajama party for kids at the Humane Society of Huron Valley to a one-day conference addressing national issues of concern to Catholics, here’s a roundup of some of the stories posted on’s Community Wall this week:

By: Deb Kern: Pets and Pajamas Movie Night - Jan.18th at the Humane Society of Huron Valley

Children are invited to wear their pajamas, bring a sleeping bag and pillow and be ready for some animal-themed fun.

By: Kathy Schiffer: Ave Maria Communications Presents “Catholic Witness in a Nation Divided”

On Saturday, January 12, 2013, Ave Maria Communications will offer a one-day conference “Catholic Witness in a Nation Divided” on the campus of Eastern Michigan University.  The conference will address four areas of concern to Catholics following the 2012 election:  religious liberty, the definition of marriage, life issues, and immigration.

By: Alison: Local Lions Clubs provide free vision screenings to ages 1 through 5

By: greg upshur: Chicken Quesadilla Vindaloo

By: Susan Garavaglia: One Child Dies Every Three Weeks from a TV Tipping Over

By: Janet Hawkins: WCC Will Help Train and Retain Area Workforce in 2013

By: A2Dave: Michigan Women Cagers win 13th; Best start in history of program

By: Chris Kochmanski: Daycroft Montessori School’s Young Music Makers Brighten the Holiday Season for Area Seniors and Shoppers

By: Kristen Cuhran: Ann Arbor Landlord Sued for Discrimination Against Children

By: Carly C: SafeHouse Center Spring 2013 Volunteer Training

By: Andrew Thomas: Coffee With School Board Trustee Andy Thomas January 16

By: Dan Meisler: Institute for Social Research hosting events in honor of Martin Luther King Day

By: Food Gatherers: Fresh produce and fitness with Food Gatherers and Hope Clinic

By: AACCOM: Chinese Conversation Program - Ann Arbor Chinese School 2013 Spring Term Enrollment starts today!

By: FreedomSpeech: Why Are Rice Cookers And Fridges Fitted With Internet Connections And Android OS?

By: Pamela Young: Explore graduate programs at Eastern Michigan's Graduate Open House Jan.12’s Community Wall is a spot for local people to post local stories, news and announcements. To post a story, sign in to, then go to and use the Got News? Tell Us function at the top to submit your news. If you have a photo to add, e-mail it to us at, and we’ll insert it into your story.