This week is filled with opportunities to learn, to give and to have some fun in Farmington and Farmington Hills, starting with Monday's 7:30 p.m. Farmington school board special meeting on a November bond proposal.
Here are five other ways to make your week matter:
Enjoy the Heritage Park splash pad, bouncer, games, nature hikes, and a whole lot more during this free event on Monday. Food and drinks will be available for purchase, and the movie “The Lorax” starts at 8:30 p.m.
An American Red Cross CPR and AED (Automated External Defibrillator) class will be held Tuesday from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Fire Station #4 located at 28711 Drake Road. Register by writing to DOConnell@fhgov.com or calling 248-871-2802.
Oakland County Commissioner Marcia Gershenson will host an informational meeting on the Affordable Health Care Act and teach residents how to navigate the health care system at 7 p.m., Wednesday, in the Costick Center, 28600 W. 11 Mile Road, in Farmington Hills
At this event on Thursday, 6:30 p.m., school teachers and home school parents can sample school programs, pick up an education program guide, reserve a day to visit the Nature Center in Heritage Park or to have a naturalist visit students. Call 248-477-1135 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Blood donations will be accepted between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Friday in Botsford Hospital's Community Room in the Administration and Education Center, 28050 Grand River Ave. Donors are urged to visit redcrossblood.org/make-donation and enter "Botsford" as the sponsor code to register or call Amy Bowes at 248-888-2610.