June 16, 2016
Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department: 248.347.0400
Put some sizzle in your summer
Free family events at Fuerst Park from June to mid-August
It's summer in Novi, which means the return of the always popular Sizzling Summer Art Series at Fuerst Park. 

The free family fun takes place on Wednesdays and Fridays from June through mid-August. 

Wonderful Wednesdays are geared toward the little ones, with programs taking place at 10:30am. Juggler Crazy Craig kicks off the series on June 22, and other programs include magicians, music and more.

Family Fun Fridays are nights the whole family can enjoy, with activities starting at 8pm and movies beginning at dusk. Come check out "Minions" on June 24, "The Incredibles" on July 15 and "Inside Out" on August 19.

Fuerst Park is located at the corner of Ten Mile and Taft roads. In the case of inclement weather, Wednesday performances will be held inside the Novi Public Library and Friday performances inside the Novi Civic Center.

For more information or to view the full schedule, visit cityofnovi.org.
Explore your creative side at summer camp
Cultural Arts Camps offered for art, theatre and dance
Express yourself and showcase your creativity at one of several Cultural Arts Camps in Novi this summer.

Camps take place June through August and cater to children of all ages.

Those interested in art can sign up for Art Fundamentals (June 27-July 1), Intro to Art Mini (June 27-29), Drawing & Printmaking (Aug. 8-12) and Art Around the World (Aug. 8-12).

The theatre talents should look into Audition Workshop (July 13), Musical Theatre (July 18-29) and Acting for the Stage (Aug. 8-12).

And channel your inner princess at the Princess Ballet camps July 11-13 and Aug. 1-3.

For more information about summer camps and to register, visit cityofnovi.org.
Take a trip to Whoville without leaving Novi
Seussical Jr. performance at Musical Theatre Camp July 18-29
Fans of Dr. Seuss won't want to miss this great summer opportunity. 

This year's Musical Theatre Camp, which runs from 9am-4pm on July 18-29, will prepare students for a performance of the musical "Seussical Jr."

Children ages 8-16 are encouraged to sign up for the camp. There will be no auditions and no experience is necessary. Campers will learn auditioning, blocking, character development, singing, choreography, costuming and rehearsing, closing camp with a "Seussical Jr." performance for their family and friends.

Register online at cityofnovi.org. The deadline to register is July 11.
Get tickets now for Pour on the Shore
Craft beer & wine tasting event 6:30-10:30pm on July 22
Tickets are on sale now for the second annual Pour on the Shore fundraiser to benefit the Novi Parks Foundation.

Mark your calendars for July 22 from 6:30-10:30pm and enjoy craft beer and wine, great live music, food and dancing on the shores of Walled Lake at Pavilion Shore Park. 

Tickets are $45 and includes eight drink samples and appetizers. The venue can accommodate 500 people so get your tickets now at noviparksfoundation.org. The event will be held rain or shine.