Thursday, February 7, 2013
Also happening this weekend: the Cranbrook House hosts a special love-themed tour and a documentary about bipolar disorder premieres at the Maple Theater.
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Wednesday, February 6, 2013
The Birmingham Youth Assistance's annual dog show will take place Sunday at Berkshire Middle School. Judges include Rep. Mike McCready and leaders from Birmingham and Beverly Hills.
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Also happening this weekend: The Christ Child Society of Detroit hosts their annual Christmas home tour in Birmingham and Bloomfield on Friday.
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Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Birthday party in Shain Park to be marked with concert and appearance by dog show winner, Boomer.
Birmingham Youth Assistance (BYA) is turning 50 this year, and it is celebrating in style. The group — which is dedicated to preventing and reducing incidents of juvenile delinquency, child abuse and child neglect for those in the Birmingham school district – will be throwing a 50th birthday bash Wednesday in Shain Park, complete with music, theater and even a few VIPs. The celebrate, the BYA will be sponsoring a concert featuring Steve Acho, a Detroit-based singer and songwriter as well as Groves High School alum. Acho will be joined by various other local musicians as well as several Groves graduates. The concert is part of Birmingham's In the Park Summer Concert series, which kicked off Friday with the annual high school Battle of the …
Monday, June 18, 2012
Here's what you need to know about Birmingham this week.
City Commission, planning board, school board to meet: The Birmingham City Commission and the Planning Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Department of Public Services for a joint planning workshop. On Tuesday, the Birmingham Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. at the district's administrative offices. Birmingham Youth Assistance celebrates 50 years: The Birmingham Youth Assistance (BYA) will celebrate its 50th anniversary Wednesday at Shain Park. The BYA will put on a concert by Groves High School alum Steve Acho while Boomer, the BYA dog show winner and 50th anniversary mascot, will make an appearance. 90 & Beyond luncheon Tuesday: The Community House is turning 90 this year, and to celebrate, their throwing a 90 & Beyond luncheon…
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
The Birmingham Youth Assistance will be hosting a Touch-a-Truck event at Bingham Farms Elementary.
Wondering what to do with yourself this weekend? Don't dismay: check out today's Weekend Spotlight: Our pick for today: Touch-a-Truck Come back to Birmingham Patch on Wednesday for more weekend things to do in our Weekend Spotlight, or visit our events calendar.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
As the winner of the Birmingham Youth Assistance's 31st annual dog show on Feb. 12, the blind Australian Sheppard Collie mix will be the group's mascot as they celebrate their 50th anniversary this year.
Boomer, get ready for your close up. This 9-year-old rescue dog owned by Birmingham resident Nicholas Feenstra has been named the Birmingham Youth Assistance's (BYA) BowWow Mascot for 2012 and will represent the youth organization as it celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. Boomer, an Australian Sheppard Collie mix who is blind in both eyes, was named the BYA mascot after he and his owner donated the most dog food at the 31st annual Kids Dog Show on Feb. 12. Feenstra and his family donated 120 pounds of dog food at the event, all of which was given to the Birmingham Pet Pantry — a local nonprofit that collects pet food for Gleaners. "(Feenstra and Boomer) were overwhelmed with job when their names were called and immediately started …
Friday, February 24, 2012
The Birmingham Youth Assistance will seeking nominations for their second annual Youth in Service Appreciation Awards until March 9.
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Friday, February 24, 2012
Birmingham Youth Assistance (BYA) and the Birmingham Optimists Club are currently looking for nominations for the second annual Youth in Service Appreciation Awards, to be held April 18 at The Community House. The Youth in Service Appreciation Awards typically honors 40-50 teens in the Birmingham, Bingham Farms, Beverly Hills and Franklin area. Local middle school and high school students can be nominated by their principals, teachers, school counselors, community school organizers and youth clergy. To be considered, teens must either live within the Birmingham Public School district or attend a local school within the district. Both private and public school teens are eligible for nomination. "The nominees are a collection of great kids …
Thursday, February 9, 2012
Also headlining this weekend is a concert at Dempster Designs' Studio D this at Sunday.
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Monday, February 6, 2012
The annual show is put on by the Birmingham Youth Assistance.
Monday is here, but we're already thinking ahead to next weekend: Check out what's going on this weekend in and around Birmingham with today's weekend spotlight: Our pick for today: Birmingham Youth Assistance Kids' Dog Show Come back to Birmingham Patch on Tuesday for more weekend-things-to-do in our Weekend Planner or visit our Events Calendar.