Home and Garden events across Metro Detroit
Winter Greenhouse Sale
Featuring demonstrations, locally made food samples and Master Gardener volunteers to answer plant questions. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fri. and Sat. Free admission. Cranbrook House and Gardens, 380 Lone Pine, Bloomfield Hills. http://housegardens.cranbrook.edu/ calendar/greenhouse-winter-sale.
Lifetracks Studios Sale
For the first time, Lifetracks Studios will be selling handmade glass magnets, suncatchers, pallet art, soap and greeting cards at the Royal Oak Farmers Market from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Featured work is by post-high school students with special needs. The Farmers Market is in the Civic Center at the corner of 11 Mile Road and Troy Street. http://www.ci.royal-oak.mi.us/community-links/farmers-market.
Fruit Tree and Bush Pruning
Tools, timing and techniques to get your fruit trees in shape. Includes an outdoor pruning demonstration (weather permitting; dress appropriately). Part of the Urban Garden Education Series presented by Keep Growing Detroit. 1-3 p.m. Fri. $5 (Garden Resource Program members, $3). Gloryland Garden, Gesu Catholic Church, 17180 Oak, Detroit. http://detroitagriculture.net/urban-garden-programs.
2016 Great Lakes Builders Show
Featuring exhibits and seminars for professionals in the residential construction and remodeling industry as well as those interested in getting into the business. Sponsored by the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Southeastern Michigan. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed. and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Thurs. $40 (free parking). Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River, Novi. GreatLakesBuildersShow.com.
Tiny Plant Pot
Make a mini-environment for a super small plant. 7 p.m. Wed. Free. Ann Arbor Library-Pittsfield Branch, 2359 Oak Valley, Ann Arbor. (734) 327-4200 or aadl.org.
Trending with Scott: The ART of Inspiration: Choosing & Placing Art and Wall Coverings
How to choose the perfect pieces and patterns that will blend cohesively throughout the home. Thurs. Scott Shuptrine Interiors. 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.: Grosse Pointe: 17145 Kercheval, (313) 343-0021; 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.: Royal Oak: 32301 Woodward, (248) 549-9105; 7 p.m.: Novi: 27775 Novi Road, (248) 349-2950 and Shelby Township: Shelby Town Shopping Center, 14055 Hall. scottshuptrine.com.
Design Night: Feng Shui with Dennis Fairchild
How to bring harmony to your favorite room. 6 p.m. Thurs. Free. Leon & Lulu, 96 W. 14 Mile, Clawson. (248) 288-3600 or leonandlulu.com.
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