Celebrate Martha BaldwinJoin the celebration to honor the 100th anniversary of the naming of the Baldwin Public Library for miss Martha Baldwin from 1-3 p.m. Sunday. Activities are planned throughout the library, including a presentation by local historian Diane Bert called “Getting to Know Martha Baldwin.” Library officials will also host a ribbong cutting ceremony at the newly-renovated Teen Scene.
globe, including Irish dancers, Middle-Eastern belly dancers, Flamenco dancers
and a Caribbean steel drum band. The concert will also showcase three local student singers, and nn ethnic costume parade with 'prizes' for children begins at 2:30 p.m.
Michigan Modern: The National Context
Bloomfield Hills resident Eric Hill, professor of practice in architecture at the University of Michigan will present an overview of the findings of the Michigan Modern project from pre-modern pioneers to Michigan’s leading architects. The lecture begins at 4 p.m. Oct. 6 in the deSalle Auditorium at the Cranbrook Art Museum and are included with Museum admission. The Michigan Modern Exhibit is on display at Cranbrook through Oct. 13.
Internationally-acclaimed musician Leszek Bartkiewicz will perform works by Scarlatti, Beethoven, Liszt, Rachmaninoff and Chopin at a piano recital hosted by Manresa Jesuit Retreat House at 3 p.m. Oct. 6. An afterglow with the artist will follow. Tickets are $25 each and are available by phone at 248- 644-4933 or online.