The Yenta: News From Around Town
A new place to shop: Urban Danish designer BoConcept has now opened in downtown Birmingham, the first of its brand in Michigan. Designs feature clean, pure lines and are minimalist and modern. Most everything in the store can be customized in terms of color, style and material. BoConcept is located at 670 S. Old Woodward in Birmingham. For more information, call (248) 792-6331 or visit www.BoConcept.us … New places to eat: Kalamata Greek Restaurant has now expanded and opened a new location at 32538 Woodward Ave. in Royal Oak. You’ll want to order your gyro “Gangnam Style.” … Huerto is now open in the old Big Daddy’s location on Orchard Lake Road in West Bloomfield. Fun and festive Mexican cuisine and a huge selection of tequila … Coming soon: the Adventure Park at the JCC in West Bloomfield is due to open in March. Watch the JN for upcoming ads to learn more (get ready to climb!). You’re not going to want to miss it … Fun things to do: On Friday, Nov. 8, at Farmer John’s Greenhouse (26950 Haggerty Road, Farmington Hills), from 6:30-10 p.m., enjoy a fabulous night out with a variety of appetizer foods and desserts from local restaurants. Sample local and international wines and learn a bit about traditional and modern art with the opportunity to buy it. Tickets are $35 in advance and $45 at the door. Buy tickets at Farmer John’s Greenhouse. Proceeds benefit Lakes Area Rotary’s many local community and international projects … On Sunday, Nov. 3, head out to Detroit’s Belle Isle and try out a new 18-hole disc golf course organized by Up In The Air Disc Golf. The course is good for disc golfers of all skill levels. Go play! Register at http://tinyurl.com/belleislediscgolf.