Daddy Daughter Dance
Special Events

Special Events Offered All Year!

Huron Valley Recreation & Community Ed offers many different Special Events throughout the year, including our annual Candy Cane Hunt in December and Trick or Trucks in October. We host a semi-annual mom-to-mom sale in the Fall and the Spring. The Daddy/Daughter and Mother/Son Dances are always a big hit, and are offered in the late Winter each year.

There are 4 easy ways to register! To see how to register visit our 'Register Now' page.

Splatter Run - September 17

Fourth Annual Splatter Run at Milford High School!

Last year we had over 300 runners at this event of all ages, and we can't wait to see who will come out for this year's round of running fun!  Runners and walkers alike are invited to experience the most colorful run of the season as they make their way around either a 3 mile or 1 mile course. The Paint is non-toxic and safe for everyone, so join us to get a little more in shape--and a lot more messy!

Event Date: September 17, 2017
Location: Milford High School
Registration opens: August 1
Registration closes: September 16
Course #: 3135Y for Youth (17 and younger); 3135A for Adults (18+)
Register here: HV Rec and Community Ed Registration Page 

PDF DocumentSplatter Run FAQ

We'd like to send a big thank you to the presenting sponsor, Genisys Credit Union for helping make this event possible! Thank you!

For past photos from this event, please visit our HVRCE Facebook Page External Link.

Mom-To-Mom Sale - September 30

Mom-To-Mom Sale - Fall Sale is September 30!

We invite parents to come shop from other local families who will be selling new and/or gently-used children's items such as clothing, toys, furniture, books, and more!  Admission during sale hours is just $1/person.

This semi-annual sale consistently has 80+ tables of items to browse, as well as a separate large-item area with furniture, strollers, cribs, and other larger items.

Early-bird times are available for shoppers who want to get a jump-start on the rest of the sale and get the first look at items.  Early-bird admission is $2/person.  Youth ages 17 and under are free.

Date: Saturday, September 30
Location: Lakeland Pools & Fitness
Sale Time: 9:00am-Noon
Early Bird Sale Time: 8:00am-9:00am
Cost to shop: $1/person after 9:00 a.m. and $2/person at 8:00 a.m. for Early Birds

Please remember to bring cash for entry fee [exact change!], shopping, and snacks.  We strongly encourage you to bring small bills to this sale - we may not be able to break large bills for your entry fee, which will require you to wait until we have appropriate change to do so. All shoppers who line up before the sale with exact change for entry will be allowed to enter before those who need to break a larger bill.

Interested in Selling at the Sale?

PDF DocumentSeller Registration Form
PDF DocumentMom-To-Mom Information Sheet

To register online visit the HVRCE Registration page External Link.

If you have any questions, please email  Shannon Loso or call 248-676-8390. 

Trick or Trucks - October 26

Trick or Trucks 2017

Date: October 26, 2017
Time: 4 p.m.-6 p.m.
Location: Apollo Center
Course # 3300
Register here: HV Recreation and Community Ed Registration Page 

We'd like to send a big thank you to the presenting sponsor, Genisys Credit Union for helping make this event possible! Thank you!

2016 Truck Sponsors:

Advanced Concrete
Baker College of Flint
Diehl's Cider Mill
Heavner Canoe
Highland Fire Department
Highland Post Office
Huron Valley Schools Transportation (Bus)
Motor City Party Bus
Oakland Country Road Commission
One Stop Landscape Supply
Remax-Cindy Sharp
Star EMS
Tina Green-Brunt Orange Chevy

2016 Dinner Sponsor: Jet's Pizza of White Lake

Check out photos from this event in the past on our HVRCE Facebook Page External Link.

Harvest Holistic Fair - October 28

What is the Holistic Fair?

Come shop for supplies, spiritual tools, or get some healing. We will have psychics, healers, readers & vendors that can help you on your journey.

Providing an opportunity for people who are either on a holistic path, spiritual path or looking to enrich their lives.

Vendors may include:

Angel Card Readers • Tarot • Psychics • Reiki • Energy Healing • Acupuncture • Massage Therapy • Aromatherapy • Wellness • Essential Oils • Palmistry

Date:Saturday, October 28

Location: Milford High School Cafeteria

Sale Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm 

Fee: Free for attendees!

Please note: Enter through the front doors to the school (at the end of the boulevard)

Questions? Shannon.Loso@hvs.org

Please see documents below for details on how to register as a vendor and more details about our event.

Visit our website www.HuronValleyRec.com to register online.

Harvest Holistic Fair Info Page 

Harvest Holistic Fair Registration Form 

Harvest Holistic Fair Vendor Contract 

 

Candy Cane Hunt - December 7

Candy Cane Hunt at the Apollo Center!

The Candy Cane Hunt brings together Huron Valley families for a fun-filled morning of Holiday Cheer!  Search for candy canes in an outdoor snowy course, make festive crafts, enjoy Holiday stories, receive special treats, and more!

Date: December 7, 2017
Location: Apollo Center
For children 0 - 12 years old
Course #: 3700
Register here: HV Recreation and Community Ed Registration Page 

For more info and to register, check back in August 2017: Special Events Registration 

Check out photos from last year's event online on our HVRCE Facebook Page External Link!
       
 

Sensory-Sensitive Santa - December 8

Sensory-Sensitive Santa is coming Huron Valley!  Join us in a sensory-sensitive setting where we will watch The Polar Express, have the opportunity to do some holiday crafts and visit with Santa (if and when ready-no pressure).  Parents will be contacted to schedule a time to visit with Santa.  Parents are welcome to take their own pictures during the entire event, including time with Santa.  And just for fun, everyone is encouraged to wear their favorite pajamas!

The cost is $5 per child.  This event will be totally self directed, move at your own pace (time slots will be available for a private visit with Santa)!  Doors open at 4:00pm and the event ends at 6:00pm.  Come for as much or as little time as you wish.  

When you arrive please check-in inside the gym.  

Details:

When:  Friday, December 8, 2017
Where: Apollo Early Childhood Center (2029 N. Milford Rd)
Time:    4-6 p.m.
Course #: 3701
Register here: HV Recreation and Community Ed Registration Page

Daddy & Daughter Dance - February 2018

Date, Time & Location:

Our 2017 dances have come to an end.  Be sure to check back in the future for our 2018 dates.  Be sure to check out all the pictures and live streams from our events this year on our HVRCE Facebook Page

Join us for a special night for Huron Valley Area dads and daughters!  The Daddy & Daughter Dance is a fun-filled evening of music, group dances, cookies & punch, a massive balloon-drop, and even a fun craft activity.

Flowers will be provided for each Daughter as a take-home item on their way out of the dance, and all refreshments are included in the Activity Fee.

Have a Facebook? Let your friends know you are attending by visiting our  Events Facebook Page!

Activity Fee: 
 
  • $25 per couple
  • $40 per couple
  • additional siblings are $15/each

Professional photographers from Ideal Photos will be on-site to take couples photos; order forms and payment accepted on-site.  

Packages available include:
-Package 1: (2) 5x7's --- $20
-Package 2: (1) 5x7 & (2) 3x5's --- $20
-Package 3: (1) 5x7 & (4) wallets --- $20
-Package 4: (2) 5x7's, (2) 3x5's, & (4) wallets --- $30
-Package 5: (4) 5x7's, (4) 3x5's, & (8) wallets --- $38
-Package 6: (6) 5x7's, (8) 3x5's, & (12) wallets --- $45
-Add-on: Teddy Bear w/ (4) wallets --- $15
-Add-on: Wooden Plaque Gift --- $7

Presenting Sponsor:

Farm Bureau Insurance - Derek Stein Agency

Additional Sponsors:
 

  • Heinsight Eyecare
  • Biggby Coffee
  • Chemung Hills Golf Club
  • Tony Sacco's

Mother & Son Dance - February 2018

Date, Time & Location:

Our 2017 dances have come to an end.  Be sure to check back in the future for our 2018 dates.  Be sure to check out all the pictures and live streams from our events this year on our HVRCE Facebook Page

Calling all Huron Valley Area moms and sons for a night of action, music, and fun!  The Mother & Son Dance is a fun-filled evening of music, group dances, cookies & punch, a massive balloon-drop, and even a LEGO MAN building station.

Fresh Flower Boutonnière will be provided for each Son, and all refreshments are included in the Activity Fee.

Have a Facebook? Let your friends know you are attending by visiting our  Events Facebook Page


Daddy & Daughter Dance offered on the same evenings--at same locations!

Activity Fee: 
 
  • $25 per couple
  • $40 per couple
  • additional siblings are $15/each

Professional photographers from Ideal Photos will be on-site to take couples photos; order forms and payment accepted on-site.  

Packages available include:
-Package 1: (2) 5x7's --- $20
-Package 2: (1) 5x7 & (2) 3x5's --- $20
-Package 3: (1) 5x7 & (4) wallets --- $20
-Package 4: (2) 5x7's, (2) 3x5's, & (4) wallets --- $30
-Package 5: (4) 5x7's, (4) 3x5's, & (8) wallets --- $38
-Package 6: (6) 5x7's, (8) 3x5's, & (12) wallets --- $45
-Add-on: Teddy Bear w/ (4) wallets --- $15
-Add-on: Wooden Plaque Gift --- $7

Presenting Sponsor:

Farm Bureau Insurance - Derek Stein Agency

Additional Sponsors:
 

  • Heinsight Eyecare
  • Biggby Coffee
  • Chemung Hills Golf Club
  • Tony Sacco's

Ladies Day Tea Party - April 29, 2018

The perfect event for mom & daughter, grandma & grand-daughter, or aunt & niece!

Spend an afternoon with "just the girls" sipping on tea and sampling fancy treats, completing a tea-riffic craft project, and enjoying fun activities!

Dress in your "Sunday's best" - big hats are encouraged!

For girls ages 5+, all girls must be accompanied by one or more adults.  $10 per person - register both girls and adults.

Save the date for 2018!

Date: April 29, 2018

Location: Milford HS - LGI

Time: 2-4 p.m.

Fee: $10/person

Registration will open up December 1, 2017.