Rockin’ Birthday Bash
The incredible forces of the Novi Public Library and Novi Parks are joining together for one huge summer kickoff bash! Celebrate the start of the Summer Reading Program and the Sizzling Summer Art Series’ 10th Birthday with all of the essentials of an awesome birthday party. We’ll have inflatables, petting farm with horse rides, balloon sculpting, cupcake decorating, face painting, musical entertainment, food vendors and we’ll round out the evening with a showing of Beauty and the Beast (live action sing-along) on the outdoor big screen. Bring your socks and help us celebrate!
Age: All ages
Price: Free community event
Location: Fuerst Park, will relocate to Novi Civic Center for inclement weather
Visit the Cultural Arts section of our website for more information Community Art.
Novi Civic Center Atrium Art Exhibits 2018 Winter Schedule
April – Malcolm Wang, Photographer, in recognition of Autism Awareness Month
This public gallery is coordinated by the Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department. The gallery provides local and regional artists the opportunity to display their work in the space and share it with the public. For more information and art opening dates please visit cityofnovi.org/art.
Colored Pencil Art
Jul 11, 25
Aug 8, 22
This group meets twice a month to unwind with some colored pencils, fun designs, and relaxing music. We have all the materials you’ll need for a great afternoon with new friends.
Price: No cost
Location: Meadowbrook Activity Center Community Room
Registration: No registration, drop in
Call for Makers
Novi Civic Center Atrium Art Exhibit
The Novi Civic Center Atrium Exhibit is a gallery that provides local artists the opportunity to display their work in the space and share it with the public. Please join the artist(s) during the opening for viewing and light refreshments.
Family Self Defense Center
Opening: Jun 8, 6-8pm
Michigan Association of Calligraphers
Jun 30-Aug 10
Opening: Jul 12, 6-8pm
Birmingham Society of Women Painters
Aug 13-Sep 21
Opening: Aug 16, 6-7pm
Call for Artists
If you are interested in showcasing your artwork in the Atrium in 2019 please fill out the application online or stop by the Novi Parks Office. For more information, contact Amelia Purdy- Ketchum.
Villa Barr Art Park
Renovations are underway including pathways and a parking lot. A grand opening is anticipated in fall 2018. Applications are being sought for artist-in-residence. To learn more, visit cityofnovi.org/villabarr.
Visit the Dance section of our website for more information on Dance Opportunities.
Hawaiian & Polynesian Dance
Hula Basics, 6:15-7pm
Jul 11-Aug 15
Get into the rhythm of the islands with this fun Hawaiian and Polynesian dance class! This program will have you enjoying yourself and excited for the next session.
Age: 4+ Price: Res. $36/Non-Res. $43
Location: Novi Civic Center
Registration Ends: Jul 9
Visit the Theatre section of our website for more information on Theatre Opportunities.
Visit the Music section of our website for more information on Music Opportunities.
COMMUNITY PERFORMANCE GROUPS
The Novi Choralaires & Novi Concert Band
Visit the Music section of our website for more information on these community performance groups
Novi Concert Band
The Novi Concert Band invites interested adult and advanced student musicians to join the group and meet people who love to play music. The band rehearses on Tuesday evenings from 7:30-9:30pm and performs throughout Novi and the surrounding area. Please contact email@example.com for more information. All City of Novi performances are free of charge and open to all ages.