Arts and Culture

Development News Every Wednesday and Thursday, patrons can come into the building, pick up their holds, and browse a small section of materials that have been brought into the lobby.
Feature Story LGBTQIA+ survivors are welcome at Shelterhouse. Past experiences with bullying, lack of support from helping professionals, or trauma can make it especially difficult for LGBTQIA+ survivors to reach out for help.

Catalyst Community: Shelterhouse’s Intersections


Development News Many of the menu items are Martinez family recipes, passed down for generations. On occasion, homemade tamales by mother-in-law Irene are even on the menu.

New Midland restaurant offers Tex-Mex favorites


Feature Story Summer is here. Last weekend, Midland was full of color as artists and fans celebrated local art festivities.

Midland soon to hear the sounds of summer


Development News Adaline Plude, a kindergartner, won first place for her project on bicycle brakes.
Development News The pedestrian plaza, a vibrant, outdoor social space closed to vehicle traffic, is soon to be open on Main Street. The plan is for the plaza to be ready by Thursday, June 10.

Pedestrian plazas opening this June in downtown Midland


Development News Antonio’s had a soft opening last Saturday, May 15. They're now open for business at 1716 W. Wackerly St.
Feature Story Midland's signature landmark is the Tridge, spanning the Chippewa and Tittabawassee Rivers.

Be a tourist in your own town


Feature Story Terri Trotter is the president and CEO of the Midland Center for the Arts.

Q&A with Terri Trotter, Midland Center for the Arts


Feature Story Art Seen Festival will take place in downtown Midland from June 5-6, alongside even more local art festivals.
Development News The 2021 Farmers Market season is back on at the Dow Diamond East Parking Lot.

The Midland Area Farmers Market is back and bustling


Feature Story Mike Avery and his catch of the day, a walleye.

Q&A with Mike Avery, Outdoor Magazine


Feature Story Jim Hohmeyer was named Midland Musician of the Year in 2014.

Catalyst Community: Music & the Arts


Feature Story Colorful selection of produce at the Coleman Community Market.

New Community Market opens in Coleman Family Center


Feature Story Mid-Michigan is home to beautiful hiking trails, fit for rugged hikers or young families. (Photo: Midland City Forest)

These trails were made for walking: Our top 10 hiking trails in mid-Michigan


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