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Faraway Places Travel Presents: Foodie Night at Crispelli’s


Saturday, September 21
1:30 p.m.
All Ages
Meet at Palmer Park Recreation

This is the perfect start to a memorable family weekend! Hop on the bus and head out for a gourmet experience at Crispellis of Troy. You will have the opportunity to develop pizza dough throwing skills, learn how to build a gourmet pizza, and cook in a stone fired oven. Dessert and drink will also be included. Join us for this one of a kind culinary excursion. An adult is required to accompany children. Crispellis is located at 6690 Orchard Lake, West Bloomfield, MI 48322.
Resident: $45, Non-Resident: $60 participants cooking and eating
Resident: $10, Non-Resident: $15 for adults supervising but not participating

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Fall Registration opens after Labor Day for the following programs:

Adult Gingerbread House Building


Friday, December 6
6 – 8 p.m.
Ages 21 & up
Kate’s Downtown

The Gingerbread class looks fun right?! The adults want in on the action too so, here you have it! Turn up the holiday magic this season where adults can also enjoy a fun-filled competition of confectionary creativity. Meet us at Kate’s Downtown where Recreation staff will be on hand to assist you in crafting the edible home of your dreams! It’s time to revive and refresh the tradition, but with a grown-up twist. BYOB
Resident: $25, Non-Resident: $50

Gingerbread House Building for Kids


Wednesday, December 4
4 – 5:30 p.m.
Ages 6 – 12yrs
Palmer Park

Turn up the holiday magic for your young ones with a fun-filled session of confectionary creativity. Recreation staff will lead budding gingerbread architects in crafting the edible home of their dreams!
Resident: $20, Non-Resident: $40

Halloween Stroll


Saturday, October 26 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
All Ages Welcome Sanborn Park
Join us for our annual Halloween Stroll! Dress in costume and enjoy a walk through Sanborn Park. You’ll encounter various stations of Halloween scenes with lots in store for your family along the way! All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Pre-register at Palmer Park.
Pre-Registered Resident: $5
Pre-Registered Non-Resident: $7
Day of event ALL participants: $10
Movie Night: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone


Friday, October 4
Dusk
All Ages
Palmer Park
Join us for a magical evening celebrating where it all began. Dress up for photo ops, bring snacks for a picnic at sunset, and relive the magic under the stars. Movie will begin at dusk. Several local businesses will be on hand with treats and trinkets. Free outdoor movie.