Future Member Events & Information

MAY 2020: 

The Mind Over Matter (MOM) race on Saturday, May 2nd has been CANCELLED.  MOM is now working on plans to convert the MOM Race into a virtual challenge that can be completed any time during the month of May.  Please stay tuned for more details.

The Royal Oak Historical Society presents the Faygo Book Story on Friday, May 8th.  For more program information:   https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/26372/Faygo-Book-Talk

Royal Oak in Bloom, presented by the Royal Oak Chamber of Commercewill be held on Sunday, May 10th from 7 am to 3 pm.  The event will be held between 6th & 7th Streets and Main, next to OCC.  Over 70 vendors will be selling flowers, annuals, perennials, outdoor furniture, landscaping items.  Event is free.  If you’re interested in being a vendor, please contact Heather Zeller at HeatherZ@RoyalOakChamber.com or 248-547-4000.  Also, check out:   https://www.facebook.com/RoyalOakInBloom/

Greater Detroit Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society’s Open House will be on Monday evening, May 11th at the Royal Oak Middle School showcasing barbershop quartets and choruses from all over the metro area.  Free admission.

The Royal Oak Garden Club is having their Spring Perennial Plant Exchange on Saturday, May 16th from 9 am -11 am at the Royal Oak Senior/Community Center (3500 Marais, Royal Oak).  For more event information:  https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/25994/RO-Garden-Club-May-16     

Royal Oak Musicale (ROM) Free Concert will be held on Tuesday, May 19th at 7:30 pm.  Performers are Royal Oak Musicale Chorus and 2020 Scholarship Winners will perform.  Refreshments are served following the concert.  Location is the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church at 814 N. Campbell Road, Royal Oak.     

JUNE 2020: 

Royal Oak Arts Council (ROAC) & South Oakland Art Association 5th Annual Celebration of the Arts will take place at the Royal Oak Middle School, 707 Washington Avenue on Saturday, June 6th - noon-5 p.m.  This is a FREE EVENT and celebration of the Arts in our community sponsored by the Royal Oak Commission for the Arts and others.  ROAC will Participate along with several of our Grant recipients like the Royal Oak Concert Band, Royal Oak Symphony Orchestra, South Oakland Art Association, Royal Oak Handbell Choir, Water Works Theater Group, Stagecrafters and more.  Kids activities and school art on display.  Live music all afternoon.  royaloakarts@gmail.com or by mail: PO Box 1453, Royal Oak MI, 48067.  The Greater Detroit Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society will also be participating & performing at the Royal Oak Celebrate the Arts that day.      

Art of Fire, presented by the Royal Oak Chamber of Commerceis being held on Saturday, June 13th from 10 am to 7 pm and Sunday, June 14th from 11 am to 5 pm.  There will be 100 juried artists who work in only the mediums of clay, glass or metal.  Over 10 demonstrations, hands-on activities. Great for kids and adults.  There will be several new demos this year.  Contact Heather Zeller for more information:   HeahterZ@RoyalOakChamber.com or go to our Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/ArtofFireRO/    

JULY 2020: 

Royal Oak Arts Council (ROAC) 50th Annual Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair - Free event on July 11th from 10 to 6 pm and July 12th from 10 to 5 pm.  In co-sponsorship with Royal Oak Parks & Rec, ROAC presents the 50th Annual Art Fair once again at Memorial Park at Woodward & 13 Mile in Royal Oak.  This Fair features Artists from across the country, live music both days, food trucks on site and a tree lined park offering an ever-beautiful setting.  Come celebrate 50 years with us!  Proceeds from this event fund go to non-profit/volunteer Arts Organizations in the area and for multiple High School Scholarships going to local students continuing their studies in the arts at the college level.     


Greater Detroit Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society’s Annual Show will take place on Saturday, September 12th at the Royal Oak Middle School auditorium.  There will be an admission charge. Tickets will be available in advance online and at the door.  The show will feature the Harmony United Chorus and two nationally known professional barbershop quartets.  Details and Flyer to follow this summer. 


The Greater Detroit Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society will be singing in public competition in Battle Creek in April and in Kalamazoo in October.

Royal Oak Nature Society’s President’s Report: The Future of our Nature Society

Hour Exchange Time Bank is a "pay-it-forward" system where a community of people support one another by exchanging services with other members.

Royal Oak Historical Society PAMPHLET 

NAMI Announcement: Vehicle donations to support NAMI MetroThe NAMI Metro Beaumont Royal Oak Family Support Group Meetings held 3rd Tuesday of every month  www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/24192/NAMI-Support-Group-Monthly-Meetings 

NAMI Brochure on Addiction   https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/24389/NAMI-Brochure-on--Addiction-2019

NAM2020 Brochure    https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/25795/NAMI-Brochure-Spring-2020

Royal Oak Lions Club pamphlet:   https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/26066/RO-Lions-Pamphlet