September 22, 2016
Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department: 248.347.0400
Celebrate Pavilion Shore Park's new pavilion
Grand opening, 5:30-7pm, Sept. 28 with parking at Lakeshore
Join us as we celebrate the grand opening of the new pavilion at Pavilion Shore Park from 5:30-7pm on Sept. 28.

The 50x30 pavilion located on the south shore of Walled Lake features restrooms and will be a great spot to relax in while exploring the park. 

The grand opening celebration will include live music, cider, doughnuts, giveaways and more!  Parking on-site is limited, and guests are encouraged to park at Lakeshore Park and ride the shuttle to the pavilion.

For more information, contact Novi Parks at 248-347-0400 or visit
Learn how to put your superhero skills to use
Training session takes place 6-8pm, Sept. 30 at ITC Sports Park
There's a superhero in all of us! Come learn how to put your superhero skills to work at the Superhero Training class at ITC Community Sports Park.

The training, which takes place from 6-8pm on Sept. 30 for ages 5-12, features an action-packed evening where attendees will learn how to crack codes, conquer obstacles and use X-ray vision.

Each participant also will be able to design their own superhero cape and get re-energized with pizza and drinks. Cost is $15 for a resident and $17 non-resident. Registration ends Sept. 23.

Sign up online at or in person at the Novi Parks office.
A taste of fall at Tollgate Farm Pumpkinfest
Family-friendly festivities run from 11-5pm, Oct. 8-9
Fall weather will be here before we know it so why not celebrate the season in style at the annual 2016 MSU Tollgate Farm Pumpkinfest.

The VIBE Credit Union sponsored event takes place from 11-5pm, Oct. 8-9 at the beautiful farm at 28115 Meadowbrook Road.

This year's Pumpkinfest includes wagon rides to the pumpkin patch, food, music, farm animals, educational exhibits, story times from the Novi Public Library and a variety of children's activities.

There is a charge for parking, pumpkins, food and select activities. For more information, visit MSU Extension.
'Fall into Health' at annual wellness fair 
Health Fair, 11-2pm, Oct. 15 at Meadowbrook Activity Center
Explore different ways to enhance your healthy, active lifestyle at the annual Novi Health & Wellness Fair.

The free fair, which takes place from 11-2pm Oct. 15 at Meadowbrook Activity Center, features a variety of health and wellness resources from area health care providers.

Attendees can take advantage of free health screenings, giveaways, healthy snacks and refreshments and much more! Flu shots also will be available for adults and children on a first come, first serve basis. Cost is $25 without insurance or at no cost with insurance.