Patriot Day, free concert and more this week in Farmington

Harvest Moon Celebration

Add these Farmington area events to your calendar this week:

Patriot Day Ceremony

Monday, Sept. 11, 6 p.m. Walter E. Sundquist Farmington Pavilion, Grand River and Grove, Farmington. This annual event is hosted by Groves-Walker American Legion Post 346, along with the cities of Farmington and Farmington Hills. During the ceremony, the Farmington Hills Police Officer and Firefighter of the Year and Farmington Public Safety Officer of the Year will be recognized. Learn more: LEGION, CITIES HOST 16TH PATRIOT DAY CEREMONY IN FARMINGTON

Jon Aldred for Farmington Hills City Council

Farmington Hills City Council

Monday, Sept. 11, 7:30 p.m., City Hall, 31555 W. 11 Mile Rd. City officials will meet in council chambers. Their agenda is posted at

Farmington School Board

Tuesday, Sept. 12, 6:30 p.m., Lewis Schulman Administrative Center, 32500 Shiawassee, Farmington. Officials will hold a study session in the board room. The full agenda and supporting materials are posted at

Paw Watch meeting

Wednesday, Sept. 13, 6 p.m., Farmington Hills Police Department, 31655 W. 11 Mile Rd. Learn how to help keep the city – and yourself – safe while walking your pet. Learn more: PET OWNERS INVITED TO HELP KEEP FARMINGTON HILLS SAFE

Vigil for Refugees

Friday, Sept. 15, 7:30 p.m., Birmingham Temple, 28611 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. The vigil will include readings, music, short speeches, poetry and candle lighting by multicultural and inter-generational presenters. Learn more: FARMINGTON HILLS TEMPLE HOSTS VIGIL FOR REFUGEES

Mustard's Retreat
photo by Peter Smith

Mustard’s Retreat

Sunday, Sept. 17, 2 p.m. Farmington Community Library Main Library, 32737 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. Songwriter Sunday features Mustard’s Retreat. David Tamulevich, Michael Hough, and Libby Glover are witty, insightful, fun and profound. They perform on guitar, dulcimer, electric bass, mandolin, harmonica, and pennywhistle. Learn more about this and other library programs here:

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