Free and Open to SUN Members and the Public
Our 11 a.m. monthly Meet & Greet and New Member Orientations, on the first Thursday of the month, have been changed to individual meetings. These sessions are for new and existing members to learn how to access the member database. We will discuss how to update, record hours, and make offers and requests. Contact Diane Turnipseed at 214-538-2876 to set up a time if you need any assistance.
Upcoming Events at the SUN TimeBank:
Wednesday, September 6-8 p.m. at SUN/Pontiac Regional Chamber, 402 N. Telegraph Rd. “Who Done It?” Game Night/Potluck with Virginia Emanuel. Fun, entertainment, and solving murder mysteries. What kind of character will you become? Come out and get to know the new members and meet up with old friends. Please bring a dish to share, if you can.
Wednesday, September 20, 3-5 p.m. at SUN/Pontiac Regional Chamber, 402 N. Telegraph Rd. Crochet Class with Linda Barnes. If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to knit or want some company while you work on a knitting project, come and be part of the class. Some crochet needles and yarn will be provided but feel free to bring your own.
Thursday, September 21, 3-5 p.m. at SUN/Pontiac Regional Chamber, 402 N. Telegraph Rd, Spanish Class with Bonnie and Rosa. This is a continuing class for those interested in learning a second language. If you’re interested in learning in a calm patient environment then come out and get started. Spanish speakers are also welcome.
Wednesday, September 27, 5:30-8 p.m. at SUN/Pontiac Regional Chamber, 402 N. Telegraph. Bid Whist/Game Night Potluck. Come share the fun of playing cards or other games. A fun-filled evening. Please bring a dish to share if you can. Meet new members and get to know each other.
Tuesdays in October, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 3-5 p.m. SUN/Pontiac Regional Chamber, 402 N. Telegraph Rd. Making Money Seminars with Laurie. Progressive classes. Bring your laptop or tablet. Learn how to make money with on-line auctions and how to buy and sell on Criagslist.
Saturday, October 14, 7-10 p.m. Birmingham Unitarian Church, 386551 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills, “3rd Bid to Build Our Communities.” 7-8 p.m. Silent auction, refreshments, mix and mingle. 9-10 p.m. Live Auction. Evening also includes a 50/50 raffle (tickets available for $1). Event tickets purchased in advance are $15 or 2/$25. Tickets are $20 at the door. Fabulous items for all levels of spenders. Purchase tickets here: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ee0sigvzc09dd3f7&oseq=&c=&ch=
Thursday, October 19, 3-5 p.m. at SUN/Pontiac Regional Chamber 402 N. Telegraph Rd. Spanish Class with Bonnie and Rosa. This is a continuing class for those interested in learning a second language. If you’re interested in learning in a calm patient environment then come out and get started. Spanish speakers are also welcome.
Wednesday, October 25, 5:30-8 p.m. at SUN/Pontiac Regional Chamber, 402 N. Telegraph. Bid Whist/Game Night Potluck. Come share the fun of playing cards or other games. A fun-filled evening. Please bring a dish to share if you can. Meet new members and get to know each other.
UPCOMING PARTNER EVENTS
(Not sponsored by SUN but hosted by our partners so we encourage participation)
If you help TB member organization/partners, you get time in your SUN account. So please, record it.
OLHSA has a new ENERGY STAR certified refrigerator replacement program. Do you need an old fridge replaced with a more efficient fridge? Call OLHSA 248-209-2616 for more information.
Mondays, September 11th, 18th, 25th, 3 p.m. at American House Senior Living, 1915 Baldwin Ave. Free Maintain Your Brain Course with Virginia Emanuel. Guest speakers included. A fun way to keep your brain in tip-top shape and combat memory loss.
Thursdays, August 11 and 25, 8:00 a.m. at Buckner’s Dessert Café, 19 N. Saginaw St. Pontiac Optimists Club Meetings. Promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind and to talk health, happiness and prosperity to every person. All optimists welcome.
Saturday, August 12th 3-5 p.m. Pontiac Public Library 60 E. Pike St. Summer Reading Completion Party. End of the summer reading program. Certificates and prizes will be given out.
Friday, August 18th, 9-11 p.m. Pontiac Public Library 60 E. Pike St. Outdoor Movie–Arrival. The movie will be shown on the grounds of the library at dusk. Concession stand will be open. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.
Wednesday, August 30, 11a-2p at Waterford Historical Park 4490 Hatchery Rd. Waterford, MI 48329. 2nd Annual Stroke Survivor Caregiver Picnic. An afternoon of fun for stroke survivors, caregivers and their loved ones. If you are available to attend, bring someone or want to donate paper goods or prizes for the talent show. Call Marcia if have donations call 248-812-7446. There will be a resource table.
Friday, September 15th, Downtown Pontiac. Parking Day. A global event that will be celebrated downtown. 21st Century Digital Learning Incubator will secure 20-30 metered parking spaces for community members/organizations to transform into temporary public parks, etc. Come share your creative vision for what could be a benefit to our community. For more information, contact Monica Williams, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, September 16th, 1-3 p.m. Carriage Circle Apartments 255 Carriage Circle Dr. (off Auburn Ave). GIRDLE’s Chat and Chew. A support group for women. Alicia Tollefson of McLaren Oakland will do a presentation on Breast Health. Prizes and lunch.