Monthly Archives: August 2014

kickstART Your Weekend with Some Good Reads: Valuing Experiences Not Things, Pedestrian Safety, Walkability, and Businesses Supporting the Arts

Our Friday update here at kickstART farmington highlights some great articles we’ve read this week dealing with art, creative placemaking, and building great communities. You’re sure to find some inspiration to make your life and our community even better! 1. Spending Money on … Continue reading

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What to do in Farmington/Farmington Hills this Week (8/25/14): A Women’s History of Farmington, Community Chorus, and, is it the Beatles?

Check out some of the great arts & cultural events to look forward to in the Farmington/Farmington Hills community this week: Tuesday, August 26th, at 7:00 pm: kickstART farmington co-sponsors a free book release party for Farmington: A Women’s History by Joni Hubred-Golden (founder … Continue reading

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Join us for a book release party for Farmington: A Women’s History

kickstART farmington is co-hosting a free book release party for Farmington: A Women’s History by Joni Hubred-Golden in partnership with Off the Beaten Path Books. A pioneer brave enough to corral a wild dog. A writer who chronicled Oakland County … Continue reading

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What to do in Farmington/Farmington Hills this Week (8/18/14): Family Fun, Paisley, Old School Rock, and Rampage Swing

Check out some of the great arts & cultural events to look forward to in the Farmington/Farmington Hills community this week: Wednesday, August 20th, at 7:00 pm: Family Fun in Riley Park with Joe Reilly, a singer, songwriter, and educator from Ann Arbor. … Continue reading

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kickstART Your Weekend with Some Good Reads: High Speed Rail, Walkable Neighborhoods, and Music’s Power to Heal

Our Friday update here at kickstART farmington highlights some great articles we’ve read this week dealing with art, creative placemaking, and building great communities. You’re sure to find some inspiration to make your life and our community even better! 1. Why the U.S. … Continue reading

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Swing Farmington and the Upcoming Rampage Swing

Alexander Steward, the creative and organizing force behind Swing Farmington writes about the upcoming Rampage Swing event, and its origins and goals. When Swing Farmington decided to host Rampage Swing for the first time four years ago, I had no clue … Continue reading

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What to do in Farmington/Farmington Hills this Week (8/11/14): Floats, Cranes, Crowes, and Barks

Check out some of the great arts & cultural events to look forward to in the Farmington/Farmington Hills community this week: Thursday, August 14th, at 7:00 pm: Ice Cream Floats and Farmington History Porch Party at the Governor Warner Mansion at … Continue reading

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