Community

A box of lit Christmas lights.

Mike Justak has had Parkinson’s disease for 14 years. One night when he was having trouble sleeping, he came upon a synchronized Christmas light show, which sparked the idea for PD Shimmers.

Take 12 Maternity Leave Registry was borne from a desire to lend a helping hand to fellow mothers as well as to elevate the conversation surrounding a national dilemma.

It was just another day at the park for David Dobrin with his 3-year-old daughter Marlo happily climbing around the playground and Dobrin ready with his camera.

Plymouth’s senior citizens are among the most active members of the community, and there is no shortage of options when it comes to programming created especially for them. A sampling of clubs includes activities such as antiquing, biking, woodworking
and bridge.

When Rachel La Fleur moved to Arkansas five years ago with her husband, she picked up photography as a way to share her family’s memories with her parents long-distance. Since then, she’s acquired both the skill and equipment to become the family’s designated photographer.

“I love watching the sun set on the lake,” says Ann Harty, a Plymouth resident. “I get to watch the sun set every night, right from my house on Medicine Lake.”

If you are interested in making remodeling changes to your home, there is no better place to stop than the Plymouth Home Expo. There will be a variety of vendors at the Expo to show you how you can improve your home and garden or start that new home project you’ve been dreaming about.

It’s the eighth year of Plymouth READS, and this year’s book selection is set to give every reader a thrill. “After the selection committee read it, everyone [said] ‘This is the one,’” says LuAnn Svendsen, chair of Plymouth READS.

FOOD & RESTAURANTS

Best Patio Dining
Jake's City Grille
Rock Elm Tavern & Restaurant
The Sunshine Factory Bar & Grill

In terms of the kind of photos Jodi Arlt typically captures, they are not of owls. “I’m not experienced at all,” she says. “I mostly do sports photography of my kids.”

And yet, she captured “I’m Watching You…,” a photo that Arlt describes as a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

If you’re looking for a place to talk about issues affecting your life, Westside Progressives could be a good fit for you. The non-partisan community group meets monthly to engage on topics of interest to progressives that affect everyone.

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Saturday, November 23 to Sunday, November 24
[Sports, Health & Wellness]
The Midwest's Largest Health Expo
Saturday, November 2
[Home & Garden]
The SMART Place to start your home improvement project