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September 1, 2016, 10:00 AM - September 4, 2016
Shoes, clothing, women's accessories, household items
Major Cross Streets: 18 Mile between Ryan & Dequindre
September 1, 2016, All Day
September 1, 2016, 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 2, 2016, All Day
September 3, 2016, 9:00 AM
Kid and teen clothing; household items
19 Mile & Schoenherr
September 5, 2016, All Day
City Hall, Library, Parks & Recreation, Senior Center, Nature Center, Court CLOSED
September 5, 2016 - September 9, 2016
September 6, 2016, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Library
Join us for several open-ended study and hangout sessions. Enjoy a relaxing and hassle-free environment where games, snacks, and a place to study will be provided.
September 6, 2016, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Storytime Room
Children and pets have a special bond because animals do not judge or interrupt a reader. Practice your reading individually with a trained therapy dog and her trainer in the library’s storytime room!
September 6, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
The chaos stops here! An expert from Organize Your World, Inc. will teach you a step-by-step process on how to approach any organizing project (both large or small) and tips on organizing the five most common areas of the home.
September 6, 2016, 6:00 PM
Conference Room 202
Conference Room 101
September 6, 2016, 6:30 PM
The Sterling Heights Computer Club will hold its September 2016 monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 6, 2016, starting at 6:30 PM.
The meeting location is the Macomb Community College South Campus, in the John Lewis Community Center (Building K) at 14500 East 12 Mile Road in Warren.
You can get more information about the club at its web page at:
Persons interested in meeting other computer enthusiasts, in sharing information and in keeping abreast of the latest developments in personal computing, are invited to attend. Annual membership dues are $25.
For further information, contact the Sterling Heights Computer Club by calling 586-268-6586 (ask for Phil), write to P.O. Box 385, Sterling Heights, MI 48311, or send an e-mail to the club at
September 6, 2016, 7:30 PM
September 7, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Library
Take a trip to the library for morning movies that are absolutely free! All moviegoers will receive a selection of free refreshments too! Feel free to bring your own camping bag chair if you find it more comfortable than the provided seating. Also, the room can get chilly, so a sweater may be advisable.
TODAY'S MOVIE - The Choice (PG-13, 111 minutes, 2016) Travis and Gabby wind up in a relationship that is tested by life’s most defining events.
September 7, 2016, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Storytime Room
Spend time as a family with stories, rhymes, activities, and crafts. Children are encouraged to wear their pajamas, but it’s not required. This program is designed for ages 1-7.
September 7, 2016, 11:00 AM
September 8, 2016, 8:30 AM - September 10, 2016, 5:30 PM
Vineyards Huge Subdivision Sale
Clothing, home goods, tools, toys, baby items, furniture and much, much more.
North of 19 Mile, East of Ryan
September 8, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 10, 2016
Multi-family Sale: Something for everyone! Baby Items (crib, changing table, rocker, clothes, toys etc), Household Items, Clothes. Rain dates: FRI & SAT 9/16 & 9/17
Major Cross Streets 19 Mile & Schoenherr
September 8, 2016, 9:15 AM
Lots of kids clothes and a wide range of sizes Women's clothes S-XL Lots of items still in packages due to us closing our Amazon store. Baby items Christmas ornaments and figurines And much much more! We just moved to the neighborhood so stop in and say hello! Rain or shine we will be open. We are set up in a canopy and the Florida room.
Major Cross Streets 17 Mile and VanDyke
September 8, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
Share your written work with other authors and participate in meetings filled with constructive, friendly critiques. All skill levels and genres are welcome.
Participants are limited to 1000 – 1200 words of prose or 3 pages of poetry. We suggest bringing 12 copies of your work for critique.
September 8, 2016, 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 8, 2016, 6:00 PM @ Dodge Park
Art in the Park - Dodge Park Pavilion
Painting session is expected to take 2 hours; cost is $25 per person
Registration at www.paintingsensations.com
September 8, 2016, 6:00 PM
Director's Conference Room 202
September 8, 2016, 7:00 PM
City Council Chambers
September 9, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 10, 2016
September 10, 2016, 11:00 AM - September 11, 2016
Furniture, men's clothing, hockey equipment
Major Cross Streets 16 Mile & Van Dyke
September 10, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Library
Pokémon fans: Bring your cards, games, and other Pokémon items to the library’s programming center! Meet other fans, play Pokémon, make a craft, or watch some Pokémon. Cards will be available for sale and a free snack will be provided.
No registration required.
September 10, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
FreeStar is hosting a community Shred Day. You are invited to bring up to two boxes for FREE. The boxes should be no larger than 12x12x15 and a maximum weight of 30 lbs. Additional boxes can be shredded for $5 each.
FreeStar Financial, 586-466-7800
September 10, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Sterling Heights Nature Center
Free Nature Center movie that's great for families or scout groups.
September 12, 2016, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Library
Children and caregivers or family members are welcome to join us for evening storytime programs with seasonal themes which will feature stories, crafts, fingerplays, movement activities, and other fun!
No registration required.
September 12, 2016, 7:00 PM
September 13, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Storytime Room
Stop in for a traditional children’s activity in our storytime room. This program features stories, fingerplays, and crafts on popular themes and is designed for independent listeners ages 3½-5.
No registration required.
September 13, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library
This high energy program has something for everyone: singing, dancing, and—of course—stories! Ages 0-3 with a caregiver are welcome to join us in the library’s programming center. No registration required.
September 13, 2016, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Library
September 13, 2016, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Storytime Room
September 13, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Library
Check out reader favorites from many genres with the Good Reads book discussion group. This readers’ choice series offers many great books to read and talk about.
TODAY'S BOOK - The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
No registration required.
September 13, 2016, 7:30 AM
September 13, 2016, 6:00 PM @ Schoenherr Towers Community Room
September 14, 2016 - September 18, 2016
Please call for an appointment: 586-446-9357
Viewing space is limited so reservations are necessary for viewing comfort can be maintained. Please call for an appointment- 586-446-9357 for a dedicated viewing time
Available are antique pottery from England, lead crystal, figurines, Italian glass, Disney stained glass, silver plates, religious and Christmas décor items, glass miniatures, unique wall hangings, wrist watches, commemorative stamps, etc.
Major Cross Streets: 16 Mile & Van Dyke
September 14, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 16, 2016, 5:00 PM
Furniture, Household Items, Clothing and Toys
Major Cross Streets 16 and VanDyke
September 14, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library
Bond with your baby in our programming center! This gentle program is designed for babies 0-16 months who are not walking. Learn fun, interactive lap rhymes and meet other parents! No registration required.
September 14, 2016, 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM @ Library
Stop in for an hour of afterschool fun! Each program will feature a new craft, game, or activity for elementary school students to enjoy.
Walk-ins are welcome, but registration helps us plan better.
September 14, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
It’s never too early to plan your retirement. Two finance experts will discuss spending, healthcare, social security, needs, wants, and risks in an informative presentation.
September 14, 2016, All Day
September 15, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 17, 2016, 5:00 PM
Multi Family Sale: Something for everyone, baby items, clothes, household, toys
Major Cross Streets 19 Mile & Schoenherr
September 15, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 16, 2016
Multi-family Garage Sale. Household, furniture, childrens clothing and toys, womens and mens clothing.
Major Cross Streets 19 Mile Road/Schoenherr
September 15, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 18, 2016, 5:00 PM
Moving Sale - variety of items
Major Cross Streets: Plumbrook & 17 Mile Road
September 15, 2016, 9:30 AM
Household items, Tv and stand, Boys clothes from sizes 10 - 12, coats, men and women clothing and more
Major Cross Streets Schoenherr and Canal
September 15, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Library
Trouble using a mouse? Not even sure how to turn the computer on? If so, sign up for a 30-minute session of one-on-one instruction with a patient teacher. This class is open-ended, so you can learn whatever you like at your own pace!
September 15, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
Thanks to Walmart’s Community Grant Program, the library is pleased to host a 4-part series that’s all about eating healthy and staying under budget. Discover fabulous recipes and enjoy lovely samples at each informative event!
TODAY'S EVENT - The Art & Science of Cooking
Chef Jake will show you how to build flavor without breaking the bank!
September 15, 2016, All Day
September 15, 2016, 1:30 PM
The meeting will be held in room #202.
September 15, 2016, 2:30 PM
The meeting will be held in Conference Room 201.
September 15, 2016, 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 16, 2016 - September 18, 2016
Items include: kitchen utensils, pyrex dishes, glasses, serving dishes, travel mugs, storage containers, kitchen appliances.... living room furniture including end tables, entertainment center, three different 5x7 rugs, women's clothing ranging from summer to winter clothes and coats (size med) and shoes ranging from 8 1/2 to 9 1/2... women's designer handbags, totes, lunch boxes .... patio furniture and tables, garden accessories, gas grill, lawn mower, edgers, snow blower, hedge trimmers, lawn tools, sprinklers, hoses, planting pots, ... swimming pool accessories.... household decorations. We will be available Friday 9/16/16 from 8:00-5:00, Saturday 9/17/16 from 9:00-4:00, and Sunday 9/18/16 from 9:00-4:00
Major Cross Streets: 15 Mile & Moravian
September 16, 2016, 8:00 AM - September 17, 2016
Selling of household items,books,clothing, board games,vhs tapes,Christmas decorations
Major Cross Streets 19 mile and Schoenherr
September 16, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 18, 2016
Kids toys, clothes, Women's clothes, shoes, trampoline, kids travel beds, plus many odds and ends - something for everyone. Also trailer Hitch, Rims for 2006 Chevy Malibu, patio umbrella, and much more.
Major Cross Streets Metro Parkway and Dodge Park
Like new American Signature bedroom furniture, three sofas, kitchen items galore, antique kidney desk, oak table seats 12, Lazy Boy couch with electric recliner at both ends, china, crystal, wheelchair, lawnmower and tools. All priced to sell. Cash only.
Major Cross Streets 16 mile/Dodge Park
2 Ton Elephant Chain fall; 5 pc stereo surround system, RV add-a-room screenhouse, clothing, shoes and accessories, household items, some furniture including dining room table w/padded chairs, desk, dresser, chest, nightstand, some tools and lots of misc. items
Major Cross Streets East of Dodge Park and South of 17 Mile
September 16, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 17, 2016
Household items, tools, baby items, purses, bar stools
Major Cross Streets 17 Mile Rd and Dodge Park
September 16, 2016, 10:00 AM - September 23, 2016, 2:00 PM
Household items, pictures, frames, cookware, clothing
Major Cross Streets: Dequindre north of 18 Mile Road
September 16, 2016, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Recreation Center
Let's rock'n roll with your favorite tunes of yesterday and today! Open to Special Recreation participants that are 16 or over. Please pre-register by 3pm the day of the dance by visiting http://registration.sterling-heights.net/ Course #5003.061
September 17, 2016, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM @ Library
Get your game on! The Metro Detroit Gamers will host monthly gaming sessions in the library’s programming center. Come and learn a new game or bring your own to share!
Everyone ages 12 and up is welcome to participate. Snacks will be provided as well.
September 17, 2016, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
DPW will host first ever Open House. Residents can sit in half million dollar pieces of earth moving equipment, turn on a fire hydrant, take a 30-foot high bucket ride and tour the 68,000 square foot facility, plus lots more! Refreshments and a light lunch also available.
For more info contact DPW at 586-446-2440
September 19, 2016, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Library
Head to the library for free afternoon movie showings! Snacks and refreshments will be available as well!
TODAY'S MOVIE - The Fifth Wave (PG-13, 112 minutes, 2016)
Based on the acclaimed 2013 young-adult sci-fi novel by Rick Yancey, The 5th Wave follows a 16-year-old survivor of a catastrophic alien invasion. Cassie is a high school student leading a normal life when extraterrestrials invade Earth and kill millions of humans. Now, she must rescue her brother while figuring out who she can trust.
September 19, 2016, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Library Conference Room
Library Board of Trustees Regular Meeting
September 19, 2016, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Library
September 19, 2016, 11:00 AM
September 19, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
September 20, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Storytime Room
September 20, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library
September 20, 2016, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Library
September 20, 2016, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Storytime Room
September 20, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
Harness the therapeutic powers of coloring with a relaxing evening at the library. We will provide coloring books, pencils, and refreshments for your enjoyment. Unwind with soothing music and let your troubles melt away! No registration required.
September 20, 2016, All Day
September 20, 2016, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Council Chambers
September 20, 2016, 7:30 PM
City Council Chambers
September 21, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library
September 21, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
September 21, 2016, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Storytime Room
September 21, 2016, 3:00 PM
September 21, 2016, 5:00 PM
September 21, 2016, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Grub Crawl Fall 2016 - Van Dyke Rededication Ceremony
Rededication Ceremony at 4:30 at Home Depot (16 Mile & Van Dyke)
Grub Crawl Restaurants: Andiamos, Applebees, Fuddruckers, Jamboozies, Loon River
Complimentary shuttle service between restaurants
RSVP required: 586-731-5400 x11
September 22, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 23, 2016, 6:00 PM
Household items, Kitchen items and glassware, nick knacks, Holiday items, posters, clothing: men/women/children, toys, sports equipment, some tools, fishing tackle etc. Friday Sept 22, and sat 9/23 9am - 6 pm. rain or shine
Major Cross Streets Ryan/Mound just South of 16/ Metroparkway
September 22, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 24, 2016, 5:00 PM
Homeowners Garage Sale -- Sterling Hunt Club -- 19 Mile and Ryan Roads Thursday, Friday, Saturday, September 22, 23, and 24 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Major Cross Streets 19 Mile & Ryan
September 22, 2016, 10:00 AM - September 24, 2016
Huge Annual Making Miracles Animal Rescue Garage Sale. Toys, household goods, garden tools, clothes, books, furniture, stained glassed supplies, pet supplies, jewelry etc. You name it we probably have it. Cheap prices. All proceeds go to animals rescue needs.
Major Cross Streets Canal & Schoenherr
September 22, 2016, 10:00 AM - September 25, 2016, 6:00 PM
Baby clothes; toys; home goods
Between Ryan & Dequindre
September 22, 2016, 10:30 AM
A dozen authentic Coach purses - gently used and reasonably priced, several home decor items, some rugs, size 8 1/2 - 9 womens shoes
Major Cross Streets 15 Mile / Moravian
September 22, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Library
Sometimes learning in a group is best. Stop by the library’s programming center for an open-ended Q&A session with your peers. Enjoy refreshments and snacks as you talk through your tech problems with a patient instructor.
No registration required.
September 22, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Library
Learn how to create, format, and edit a simple document using Microsoft Word. The in-house computers will use Word 2010, but many of the functions are the same or similar in later versions of Word.
September 22, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
Interested in Pinterest, the visual social media site for saving and sharing ideas? If so, come to the library for instruction on how to use Pinterest, how to set up an account, and some tricks to avoid malicious links.
No registration required.
September 22, 2016, 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 22, 2016, 7:00 PM
September 23, 2016, 8:30 AM - September 24, 2016
Adult & Teen clothes and general household items.
Major Cross Streets North of 14 Mile East side of Dequindre
September 23, 2016, 9:00 AM
Household goods, Loveseat and ottoman, Cat Condo, bass guitar, popcorn machine, wall hangings, boom box, boys toys, christmas decorations, Santa Bear Collection
Major Cross Streets 19 and Schoenherr
September 23, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 24, 2016
Furniture, Tools, Household items
Major Cross Streets Ryan & Fox Hill
September 23, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 24, 2016, 4:00 PM
Moving to new house and don't want to take everything with me. Some furniture, home decor, holiday decorations, books, blankets, kitchen items, framed art, Rainbow vacuum, outdoor grill. All in good working condition. Accumulated too much and it needs to go.
Major Cross Streets 19 Mile and Schoenherr
September 24, 2016, 10:00 AM
Garage/Moving Sale Portable basketball hoop, rocking chairs, boys clothing size 10 to 16, house wears, train table, sand and water table, bike
Major Cross Streets Schoenherr between 14 & 15 Mile Rd
September 24, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Library
Join us for a classic session of Library Legos in our programming center. Participants may bring their own bins of Legos to the program if desired, but the library has several available for use. Snacks will be provided and parents or caregivers are welcome to stay during the program.
No registration required.
September 24, 2016, 7:30 AM
St. Blasé Golf Outing to benefit the St. Blasé Haiti Outreach Mission
Sept. 24; 7:30 a.m., Shot Gun Start: 9:00 a.m.
Reservation Deadline: Sept. 7 Rain or Shine/No Refunds
Continental breakfast & lunch at the turn; steak dinner; cash bar; chance to win a car with a hole-in-one; longest drive; lowest team score; closest to the pin; door gift bags; for more information, contact Jim @ (586) 596-5272
September 24, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Sterling Heights Nature Center
Ever wonder how much a snapping turtle eats? Or what we feed the snakes? Find out the answers as you watch us feed all of our animals. This is a free family program.
September 26, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library
Join Ms. Tish for rollicking good times! Children will enjoy dancing to music, action-filled movement activities, rhymes, and fingerplays. This half-hour program is for children of all ages. Get ready to move and groove.
No registration required.
September 26, 2016, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Library
September 26, 2016, All Day
September 26, 2016, 7:00 PM
September 27, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Storytime Room
September 27, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library
September 27, 2016, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Library
September 27, 2016, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Storytime Room
September 27, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
Can’t quite figure out that gadget you just got? Head to the library for a visit with the Gadget Guy, Chris Frezza! This program will allow participants to bring their questions to Frezza for one-on-one help. There will be a 15-minute time limit and questions will be answered on a first-come, first-served basis.
September 28, 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library
September 28, 2016, 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM @ Library
Looking for something fun to do afterschool? Visit the library and play some Minecraft! There will be laptops in the programming center for ages 6 and up to work together and build interesting worlds. Come by yourself or sign up with friends. A snack will be provided too!
September 28, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
Attention art lovers! An engaging speaker from the Detroit Institute of Arts will visit the library for a fascinating discussion on how most cultures throughout time have used art to teach essential beliefs and understandings. Participants will explore the many ways visual artists use stories as the source of inspiration for their work.
September 29, 2016, 9:00 AM - September 30, 2016
Multi Family Garage Sale. Thursday 9/29, Friday 9/30, Saturday 10/1 The garage sale has household items, glassware, vinyl records, VHS tapes, CDs, Halloween and Xmas decorations (collectible bulbs/figurines from 1940s and 1950s and table top/fiber optic Xmas trees), baseball/football cards, craft supplies, and much more.
Major Cross Streets North of 15 Mile Road and East of Schoenherr
September 29, 2016, 10:00 AM - October 1, 2016, 5:00 PM
Buick Roadmaster items, assortment of seasonal items, everything must go!!!
Major Cross Streets: Ryan and Mound , north of 15 Mile Road
September 29, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Library
Take charge of your finances! This 3-part series will give you step-by-step instructions on how set up a finance record with Microsoft Excel. This isn’t a flimsy few-line spreadsheet either! Our instructor will give you the know-how you need to create a robust record with a balance sheet, detailed income and expense statuses, and more!
Library laptops are available in limited numbers, so please bring your laptop to the class if it has Microsoft Excel. If you cannot bring your own laptop, you may want to bring a flashdrive to save your work.
September 29, 2016, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Library
Set aside one-on-one time with Mark Robinson before each Spotlight presentation.
A QuickCheck is a 30-minute, non-commercial counseling session that raises your awareness of potential risks, gaps, and vulnerabilities in 15 key financial vitals that are all too often overlooked.
There’s nothing like a QuickCheck. No other service provides you with instant awareness of financial shortfalls and vulnerabilities, an action plan on what to do about it, all in 30 minutes, and all on one piece of paper!
To register, you must call the library at 586-446-2640.
September 29, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Library
Investment professional Mark Robinson is back for another round of fiscal education. This year, Mr. Robinson is shedding light on three of the hottest topics in today’s financial climate.
TODAY'S SPOTLIGHT - Medicare
A highly-focused session on making an informed and beneficial Medicare decision. A definitive Medicare expert will provide tips to help you make the best choices for your situation, including: Medicare qualifications, how and when to start or opt out, choosing the right plan, and understanding coverage, benefits, and costs.
Bring specific questions! This program will be led by a true expert, not just a public speaker.
September 29, 2016, 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 30, 2016, 9:00 AM
Kitchen items, glassware, clothing, leather purses, misc.
Major Cross Streets 15 Mile and Schoenherr
September 30, 2016, 8:00 AM
The State of the City event is open to all; tickets can be purchased by going to www.shrcci.com and clicking “events” or by calling (586) 731-5400 x 11. Tickets are $18 for an individual, $30 for two people or $120 for a table of eight. The ticket price includes a plated breakfast.
For more information on this event please contact Community Relations at 586-446-2470