Powering Up & Skating Off

Powering Up & Skating Off

I was back on roller skates again for the first time in too many years, thanks to an invitation to P.O.W.E.R Organization's fundraising event hosted by Latoniya Jones. Her organization helps children aged 7-16 increase their confidence, competency, and proficiency with math. In my head, I was movin' and groovin' to the sounds of the seventies, but the reality was much different. They didn't play Disco Duck or Sometimes When We Touch, and I found my body was unable move the way it used to. Continue reading

Homecoming Fashion Show at WLN

Homecoming Fashion Show at WLN

I was a little surprised when my son told me he was participating in the high school fashion show, modeling wasn't something I thought he was interested in. The fashion show is raises funds - I assume for the homecoming dance or prom - and provides entertainment for the audience and kids involved. I'm sure it took a lot of time and coordination on the part of the organizer and participants; it was a lot of fun to watch. If you have a facebook account you can see how the students Continue reading

Get Paid for your unused Gold while helping Walled Lake Northern Marching Band Raise Funds

Get Paid for your unused Gold while helping Walled Lake Northern Marching Band Raise Funds

WLNMB is holding a fundraising event tonight. Bring in any out of style, broken or unused jewelry and get cash for it. A portion of the proceeds (10%) will go back to WLN Music Boosters to support the music programs at school. Thursday, January 22nd from 6:30pm - 8:30pm Walled Lake Northern Commons 6000 Bogie Lake Road Commerce Township, MI 48382 Read the information flyer here Come take a look and enjoy hearing our local musicians play while visiting! Continue reading