Around Town: News & Notes from around Dexter

Congratulations to the Dexter High School All-Academic Team.




Camp Invention

Camp Invention® is a nationally acclaimed summer program where STEM concepts come to life. Led by local teachers, this program has tapped into kids’ natural curiosity since 1990, giving them the opportunity to become innovators through teamwork and immersive, hands-on creative problem-solving. Camp Invention in Dexter is scheduled for July 15-19.

Washtenaw County Road Commission meeting

WHEN: Thursday, May 9, 2019 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Saline Recreation Center, 1866 Woodland Drive, Saline, MI 48176
WHY: The Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC), in partnership with the City of Saline, will hold an open house on Thursday, May 9 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the Saline Recreation Center. Attendees can learn about the roundabout that will be built at the Textile Road and Woodland Drive intersection in the summer of 2020. WCRC representatives will be present to answer any questions.
CONTACT: Please contact Brent Schlack, assistant director of engineering, (734) 327-6670 with any questions.
WCRC will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audiotapes or printed material being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities upon a 7-business day notice to WCRC. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact Emily Kizer, communications manager, by phone 734-327-6646, by email, by fax 734-761-3737 or by mail at WCRC, 555 N. Zeeb Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48103.

Farmer’s Market

The Dexter Farmers Market still has spaces left for vendors! Daily spaces are available and all-season spaces are filling up quickly. Market hours and booth rates: Saturdays 8-1 ($10), Tuesdays 2-6 ($5), May – October. Please complete an application at and contact the Market Manager, Dana Queen at

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