The exhibit will take place from Jan. 12 through March 10 at the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe Shores.
Edsel And Eleanor Ford House
Saturday, January 12, 2013
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
The estate will be aglow on Friday and Saturday evenings beginning December 14 for the Candlelight Strolls and dinner.
Monday, December 17, 2012
Ford House has recreated ornaments that were created for a gala that Eleanor Ford hosted in honor of a Modernism exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts. The ornaments are offered in a limited number for sale in the Gaukler Pointe Gift Shop. The
Thursday, December 13, 2012
If all you want for Christmas is a special evening out with friends or a loved ones, Edsel & Eleanor Ford House (Ford House) has the perfect solution this holiday season – an elegant Candlelight Stroll paired with a sumptuous dinner in the Cotswold Cafe.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Friends and supporters gather to congratulate CARE on 35 years of outstanding service in the community.
GROSSE POINTE SHORES - On November 7, the Board of Directors, staff members, friends, and supporters of CARE of Southeastern Michigan came together to celebrate the agency's 35th anniversary. Nearly 100 community business and individuals attending the event on Nov. 7. The event was held at the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe Shores. Guests enjoyed networking, a delicious breakfast, informative program and a complimentary tour of the estate. CARE of Southeastern Michigan was founded in 1977 and is located in Fraser. It is an organization that provides personal and family developjment, substance abuse guidance, and employee assistance. Programs offered include but are not limited to: Parent Education, Prisoner Reentry, …
Sunday, October 14, 2012
Soil is the anchor that provides the nutrients needed for plants to make food as well as oxygen and support for their roots, says Douglas Conley of the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Local playwright Kim Carney's touching creation is performed wonderfully by Grosse Pointe Theatre at the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House.
Alzheimer’s disease is certainly not a laughing matter. But for playwright Kim Carney, of Beverly Hills, Michigan, whose mother passed away from the debilitating disease in 1997, it was a painful experience but also one that created rich moments that made her smile. And like many writers, Carney observed her mother’s life and wrote about it, finding humor, touching moments and cathartic release. This weekend, Carney’s play, Moonglow, a love story inspired by her mother’s experiences with Alzheimer’s will take to the intimate stage of the Purdon Studio Theatre for performances by the cast from Grosse Pointe Theatre. The Purdon Studio Theatre is located within the historic Edsel and Eleanor Ford House on Lake Shore Road in St. Clair Shores…
Thursday, November 3, 2011
Reader Sue Braniecki Fraser shares her photos from a beautiful fall day.
Patch reader Sue Braniecki Fraser shared this photo collage she took of the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House. If you have a photo you would like to share, you can upload it to the Grosse Pointe Patch Facebook page, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or text it to 313-244-9362. You also can submit a photo directly to the site by clicking on the green "Submit Your Photos" buttons on the top and bottom of the page.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Due to still-pending details, the University of Michigan-Dearborn confirmed that the transfer to the Eleanor and Edsel Ford House will now take place Dec. 31.
The transfer of ownership of the Henry Ford Estate, first announced late last fall, has been delayed once again. The estate, which is located on the campus of the University of Michigan-Dearborn, was closed for major renovations beginning in December 2010. The building and grounds were planned to transfer ownership from the university to the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House, located in Grosse Pointe Shores in July. But university leadership said in a release that that has been delayed. “While many details have been finalized, additional work needs to be completed in areas such as the complex environmental due-diligence process and additional restoration and preservation analysis," Jeffrey Evans, vice chancellor for business affairs at UM-…
Friday, July 8, 2011
A plethora of events are scheduled throughout the weekend to honor and celebrate the city's 100 years of existence. Here is a schedule of the events.
The Grosse Pointe Shores Centennial celebrations begin tonight with a private reception at the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House where the Detroit Symphony Orchestra will play during a fireworks display. A cocktail reception begins at 6:30 p.m. The event is sold out. Below is a list of events scheduled for Saturday and Sunday: 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday 12 to 1 p.m. Sunday 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday--Centennial Celebration Birthday Party 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday--Centennial Splash Party