New music videos at Clarkston Idol

The Clarkston A Cappella program will unveil their first professionally produced music videos this Saturday, at Clarkston Idol. The videos by Detroit Voice and Clarkston Synergy were recorded professionally and then shot at Camp A Cappella this past summer in Ohio. The videos, “Karmastition” by Detroit Voice, originally by Alicia Keys and Stevie Wonder, and […]

Technology answers

This Saturday, Jan. 5, from 3:30-5:30 p.m., the Clarkston Independence District Library will host a Technology Question & Answer program. Bring your electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, etc. and ask any questions to learn how to use the devices more effectively. They can also learn advanced tips and tricks to get the most […]

“Laura” on stage

Clarkston Village Players are preparing to present Laura by Vera Caspary and George Sklar on stage at Depot Theater. Based on the 1942 novel and film noire, the classic mystery centers on the murder of a beautiful and successful advertising executive. The investigating detective finds himself fascinated by the victim’s portrait and life, discovering quickly […]

New yoga sessions

The International Buddha Dharma Society for Cosmic Law, 7500 Village Court in Springfield Township, is adding yoga sessions in the new year. There will be a mixed session of Slow Flow Yoga, Yin Yoga and guided meditation, 6:30-8 p.m., Monday to Thursday. Classes are free, but donations to IBDSCL will be accepted. Classes will begin […]

Open auditions

Clarkston Village Players hosts open auditions for their March 2019 production of Something to Hide by Leslie Sands on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 6 p.m.; and Monday, Dec. 17, at 7 p.m., at Depot Theatre, 4861 White Lake Road. Actors may attend one or both nights of auditions and must be 18 years or older. […]

Elves at theater

The Clarkston High School Drama Club, with special guest the CHS Mime Troupe in cooperation with Clarkston Village Players, presents the 2018 Children’s Theatre and MIME tour production of The Elves and the Shoemaker by Karen Boettcher-Tate, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m, and 3 p.m.; and Sunday, Dec. 9, 11:30 a.m. and […]

Crafting with Santa

Families can get together with Santa, for photos, decorate holiday picture frames, drink free hot cocoa and enjoy a small craft market all in one spot — the new Picasso’s Grapevine. On Dec. 9 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., there will be three different classes for crafting. Picasso’s recently moved from downtown Clarkston to […]

Open house at Drew’s Home

Drew’s Home of Clarkston hosts an open house at their apartment complex in Clarkston, 4-6 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 2. The non-profit group updated and renovated the apartments on the lower level to accomodate individuals with disabilities. Upper apartments are homes to individuals without disabilities, which helps create an integrated community. Parking is available at St. […]

Hackathon at local library

The Clarkston Independence District Library hosts an eight-hour hackathon on Dec. 1 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., as a part of Major League Hacking’s Local Hackathon Day. A hackathon is a learning-focused creation marathon where participants dream up innovative, fun, and interesting projects. Participants work in small teams to bring their projects to life over the […]

Custom Christmas greens

Clarkston Farm and Garden Club presents its 27th Annual Greens Market, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1. Fresh, natural and personal touches abound, said Anita Andes, serving her 12th year as a leader in Greens Market planning and overseeing the Think Tank, club members developing and designing holiday items. The Greens Market, one of two […]