Events for October 2017
Novi Chamber of Commerce
Oct 01   Jason's Pub Ribbon Cutting
Jason's Pub Ribbon Cutting
Sunday, October 1st
1-3PM
(Ribbon Cutting at 1PM)
Jason's Pub
42100 Grand River Avenue
 
1/2 Off Menu All Day
All Beer $2.00 Draft and Bottles
 
Come join us in celebrating the Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting for Jason's Pub! They will be doing a live on-air broadcast with Channel 95.5 and I Heart Media from 1-3PM! The Lions game will be broadcast throughout the restaurant and there will be drink specials during the game!
Date:   October 1, 2017
Time:   01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Oct 02   Daifuku Ribbon Cutting
Monday, October 2nd
10AM-2PM
​(Ribbon cutting at 11:15AM)
30100 Cabot Drive
 
Light refreshments will be served.
 
Come join us in celebrating Daifuku's brand new headquarters in Novi! Daifuku is a leading developer of innovative material handling technology. They specialize in the design, engineering, manufacturing, installation and service of integrated systems used in the automotive, airport, semiconductor, LCD equipment, food/beverage, bulk, warehousing and manufacturing industries.
Date:   October 2, 2017
Time:   10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Oct 02   Community Network Services Open House

Community Network Services Open House
Monday, October 2nd
4-7PM
24230 Karim Boulevard, Suite 100

Cocktails, Hors D'oeuvres, Entertainment

Come celebrate Community Network Services new Novi office! Community Network Services is a private non-profit human services agency that provides comprehensive behavioral health services. They offer a wide spectrum of community-based support services, psychiatry, medication management, psychotherapy, nursing services, and case management.

Please RSVP to: RSVP@cnsmi.org
Date:   October 2, 2017
Time:   04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Oct 05   Sales Leads Group 2 at Moe's on Ten
Join us for networking from 8 - 9:30 a.m.  Share information with the group about what you do. Participation in this group is limited to one member per industry. One member each week will give a 10 -15 presentation.
Date:   October 5, 2017
Time:   08:00 AM - 09:30 PM
Location:  
Moe's on Ten
39455 W. 10 Mile Road
Oct 05   Subaru Crosstrek Launch Celebration
Date:   October 5, 2017
Time:   05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Oct 07   Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Date:   October 7, 2017
Time:   09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Oct 07 - Oct 08   Pumpkinfest - Tollgate Farm and Education Center

Come, take a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch to pick your perfect pumpkin at Tollgate Farm and Education Center. Food, music, farm animals, educational exhibits, and children’s activities all make for a fun fall outing for all ages.  

Check out the music line-up of FREE concerts! Novi and Walled Lake Public Libraries lead story times throughout the weekend. In addition to a children's straw maze and pumpkin bowling, inflatables and target practice booths are fun destinations around the farm. Yesteryears Farm Tractor Club and the MSU Bug House are present and the Ann Arbor Hands-on Museum will lead several hands-on activities plus a cow eye dissection workshop each day. Nijii Ami, local  living history group, returns to the farm with a historic reenactment of earlier Michigan residents cooking fall harvest  foods.

This special event is a fundraiser for educational programming at the farm. Entry, educational exhibits, children’s Strawland and music are free of charge. Tickets sold for cash or credit are required for pumpkins, food, and select children’s activities. Parking is $5.

Please bring your friends and family and join us for a fun, fall destination at Pumpkinfest 2017! 

If you're interested in joining the team of volunteers who help make Pumpkinfest come to life, please visit our volunteer registration site

Date:   October 7, 2017 - October 8, 2017
Time:   11:00 AM - 05:00 AM
Website:   http://www.canr.msu.edu/tollgate/events/pumpkinfest
Location:   MSU Extension Tollgate Farm and Education Center
28115 Meadowbrook Rd.
Novi, MI 48377
Contact:   248-347-3860
Email:   tollgateprograms@anr.msu.edu
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, October 7: 11:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 8: 11:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $5 Parking
Oct 11   Meet, Greet & Eat - Welcome Luncheon
Date:   October 11, 2017
Time:   11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Oct 11   Authors Live Luncheon
Date:   October 11, 2017
Time:   11:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Oct 12   Sales Leads Group 1 at Moe's on Ten
Join us for networking. The Sales Leads Group 1 meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 8:45 a.m. This group is limited to one member per industry. Each week one member gives a 5 - 10 minute presentation.
Date:   October 12, 2017
Time:   08:45 AM - 09:45 AM
Location:   Moe's on Ten
39455 W. 10 Mile Road

 
Oct 13   Senior Health & Wellness Expo
Date:   October 13, 2017
Time:   09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Oct 16   Michigan Eye & Contact Lens Ribbon Cutting
Date:   October 16, 2017
Time:   04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Oct 17   Novi Library Donation Event
Date:   October 17, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM
Oct 19   Sales Leads Group 2 at Moe's on Ten

Speaker: Bruce Galper of Galper Eye Center

Network with other chamber members. Tell us what a "good lead" is for you. Participation in this group is limited to one member from each industry. We will meet on the first and third Thursday of each month. Call the chamber office for more information 248.349-3743.

Date:   October 19, 2017
Time:   08:00 AM - 09:30 AM
Location:  

 
Date/Time Details:  
 
 
Oct 21   Art Institute Open House
The Art Institute of Michigan 
28175 Cabot Drive 
Novi, MI 48377

 

It's an inspiring community of like-minded people, all striving to bring out the best in themselves, and in each other. If you're ready to make creativity your way of life, we can help you prepare. Come find out how by attending Open House.

Next Open House: October 21, 2017

Time: 10am (9:30am check-in)
 

What you'll learn

A creative education is a unique challenge, and our Open House will give you an idea of what it's really like.

You'll have a chance to:

  • See our school up close, including the tools and technologies our students use every day
  • Learn more about the programs you're interested in
  • Find out what it's like to be a student here
  • Connect with other creative people
  • Learn about your financial aid and payment options*
  • Get answers to your questions
  • Apply for admission
* Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

To request accommodations in connection with this event, contact the Student Services Department or program organizer in advance at (800) 479-0087.
Date:   October 21, 2017
Time:   10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Oct 21   Costume Party - Paradise Park
Date:   October 21, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Oct 22   Women's Self Defense Seminar - Krav Maga Great Lakes
Date:   October 22, 2017
Time:   02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Oct 23   Stranger Danger & Safety Awareness
Date:   October 23, 2017
Time:   06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Oct 24   Halloween Magic
Date:   October 24, 2017
Time:   06:30 PM - 07:45 PM
Oct 26   Sales Leads Group 1 at Moe's on Ten

Join us for networking. The Sales Leads Group 1 meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 8:45 a.m. This group is limited to one member per industry. Each week one member gives a 5 - 10 minute presentation.

Date:   October 26, 2017
Time:   08:45 AM - 09:45 AM
Location:  
Moe's on Ten
39455 W. 10 Mile
 
Contact:   248-349-3743
Email:   sheryl@novichamber.com
Oct 26   Thursday After Five

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Attendance is FREE to Novi Chamber of Commerce and Greater Farmington Area Chamber of Commerce Members. 

Novi Chamber members, click the "Register Now" button above.  

If you are not a member of either Chamber, please click here to register at the GFA Chamber website

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Date:   October 26, 2017
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Oct 28   Trick or Treat - Novi Town Center
Date:   October 28, 2017
Time:   02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Oct 30 - Oct 31   Trick or Sushi - Genji Novi
Date:   October 30, 2017 - October 31, 2017
Time:   04:30 PM - 10:00 PM