October Business Workshops

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Jump start your business by attending an Oakland County business workshop this fall! If you are a business owner or an aspiring entrepreneur, these high-value, low-or-no-cost business workshops offered by the experts at Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center have the power to transform your business. Register today and let the One Stop Shop’s business counselors provide the advice and assistance you need regarding small business loans, start-ups, and more.

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Have a Doggone Good Time at Oakland County Parks’ Dog Swim!

Summer’s coming to an end, but that means dogs all over Oakland County will be hoping their owners take them out for a doggy swim at Oakland County Parks and Recreation’s annual dog swim. Waterford Oaks and Red Oaks Waterparks will be open for dogs only on September 9th and 10th, respectively.

Check out our video from last year’s dog swim to see the water romping and tail-wagging fun that’s in store for your canine kid.

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September Business Workshops

Business seminar in a computer room.

This fall, get a leg up by attending an Oakland County business workshop! If you are a business owner or an aspiring entrepreneur, these high-value, low-or-no-cost business workshops offered by the experts at Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center have the power to transform your business. Get help from experts with advice regarding small business loans, start-ups, and more.

Register today and let the One Stop Shop’s business experts provide the advice and assistance you need to take your startup or existing business to the next level. Continue reading

2017 Oakland County International Airport Open House & Air Show

This Sunday’s Oakland County International Airport Open House and Air Show promises to be a day filled with aviation fun! Head to the airport in Waterford between 10am – 4 pm and see vintage jets, championship aerobatic teams, individual performers, World War II aircraft, and a variety of military, commercial and civilian aircraft and vehicles on display.

General admission is free for attendees. There is a $5 parking fee per vehicle. If you’re interested in a living history flight experience, you can take to the sky in a helicopter or airplane.

  • Airplane Rides: $25 per adult, $20 for kids under 12, and $55 for one adult and two kids (no minimum age, 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Open Cockpit Airplane Rides: $75 per person.
  • Helicopter Rides: $35 per person

Take a look at our video for a preview of what you can expect.

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Paddling Waterford: A Clinton River Adventure

WILDER SIDE OF OAKLAND COUNTY

“Southeast Michigan boasts a phenomenal bounty of outdoor recreation and exploration opportunities, so come discover, explore, and protect the Nature Near You!” 
-Six Rivers Land Conservancy Adventure League.

The mission of the Six Rivers Land Conservancy is to “Conserve, sustain, and connect natural areas, lands and waters that make the place we live special.” Combine those two sentences and then it’s time get ready for sultry summer days and crisp fall adventures on the wilder side of Oakland County.

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