Marygrove Blog

The Moth Mainstage Stops By Detroit’s Fillmore Theatre

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on Fri, Nov 02, 2012 @ 12:01 PM

In 1997, novelist George Dawes Green started The Moth, an evening of spontaneous storytelling, with the hope that it might recreate, or at least mimic, the summer evenings he’d spent with friends on his Georgia porch; there they would sip whiskey and trade stories late until the evening while moths beat themselves against the lights.

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Topics: detroit, Things to do in Detroit, The Fillmore Theatre

5 Things to Do 10 Minutes Away from Marygrove College

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on Mon, Sep 17, 2012 @ 10:29 AM

Google “Things to do in Detroit”—you’ll get the usual suspects: The DIA, The Science Center, The Henry, The North American International Auto Show, The Motown Museum. These staples are certainly noteworthy, but you’ve already seen them. Now what? Give five of these lesser-known city gems a shot. If you’re at Marygrove College, you can get to all of them in 10 minutes.

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Topics: Things to do in Detroit