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October 19 | 2017 Photography Exhibition Gallery Talk

Cynthia Greig, Juror For decades the Scarab Club has hosted an annual exhibition of contemporary photography. Reception: Friday, October 6, 5-8 pm Gallery Talk: Thursday, October 19, 6 pm Please join us for a casual walk-through and gallery talk for the exhibition. The juror, participating artists and guests are encouraged…

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Pop Up Coffee June 11, 2015 at 10AM-1:00PM

July 11, 2015 10am- 1pm Join us for coffee & pastries before the Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo in Detroit exhibition ends! FREE Coffee & Pastries Come view our two new exhibitions: Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Jerome’s Review Cool & Warm Scott Dolan & Jeanne Ruzzin Coffee provided…

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Tuesday, July 28 – Pianist Marco Francesco Palazzi

Chamber Music at the Scarab Club Presents Marco Francesco Palazzi Tuesday, July 28, 2015 • 7 pm The Italian pianist will make his North American debut at the Scarab Club! Pianist Marco Palazzi will kick off the Scarab Club’s new Pleyel Concert Series. 29 year old Palazzi lives in Torrice,…

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American Aesthetic: Clyde Burroughs Dinner/Lecture Series

2015-2016 Burroughs Lecture Series Announced

American Aesthetic: Clyde Burroughs Dinner Lecture Series on American Art & Design This 2015-2016 evening lecture series at the Scarab Club explores the contributions of leading figures in American art and design from the late 19th through the mid-20th centuries. Join us for one, or all five of these engaging…

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Yoga and Pilates in the Garden – Sundays at The Scarab Club

Yoga 12:00pm -1:00pm Pilates 1:30pm -2:30pm RAIN OR SHINE Grab your mats and water bottles! Come out to enjoy yoga and pilates in our beautiful garden! Veronika, a certified yoga and pilates instructor, will be teaching a one hour class. FREE to members & students $10.00 for non-members

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Oct. 13, 2015 Third Thursday with the Great Lakes Association of Horror Writers

Join us October 15, 2005 for a Third Thursday filled with spooky stories, hot cider and donuts as well as a pumpkin carving contest! Great Lakes Association of Horror Writers (GLAHW) will be bringing authors to give thrills and chills as we listen for bumps in the night in the…

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Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Stuhlman Curator of American Art, Mint Museum In 1913 both Alson Skinner Clark and Jonas Lie created a dynamic series of paintings after visiting the Panama Canal During the final phases of its construction. Prior to their trips south, each had achieved a respectable reputation in the…

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The Regulars’ Table: Ingrid LaFleur & Bryce Detroit on Afrofuturism and Pleasure Activism | May 18

Detroit Research, Salon De’troit and the Scarab Club PRESENT The Regular’s Table: a new series of intimate, informal conversations. May 18, 6:30PM – 9PM 6:30 PM Doors open 7-8PM Ingrid LaFleur & Bryce Detroit discuss Afrofuturism and Pleasure Activism 8-9 PM Conversation continues across the table Ingrid LaFleur is a…

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The Regulars’ Table: Maya Stovall & Michael Stone-Richards on Thinking Place (Adrian Piper & James Boggs) | March 23

Detroit Research, Salon De’troit and the Scarab Club PRESENT The Regular’s Table: a new monthly series of intimate, informal conversations. March 23, 6:30 – 9PM 6:30 PM Doors open 7-8PM Maya Stovall & Michael Stone-Richards in conversation on Thinking Place (James Boggs and Adrian Piper) 8-9 PM Conversation continues across the…

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Tribute to the late great Detroit Bluesman, Little Junior Cannady – Sat, Nov 21 at 2pm

Tribute to the late great Detroit Bluesman, Little Junior Cannady Saturday, November 21 at 2:00pm The Scarab Club 217 Farnsworth St, Detroit, Michigan 48202 Little Junior Cannaday, b. 6/29/34 in Luka, MS, d. 5/17/11 in Detroit. Lula is a mile from 49 & 61!  He learned guitar from his dad,…

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Pleyel Piano Series at The Scarab Club

Wednesday, January 13, 2015 at 7:30pm Michigan native Natalia Kazaryan will perform the music of Schumann, Haydn and Chopin on Wednesday, January 13th at 7:30 pm. Call 313-410-6197 for more information or This stunning piano was generously donated by the Dixon family in 2013 was crafted in Paris in 1879. A portion…

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May 12, 2016 6:00pm-9:00pm RSVP Speaker: Nicholas Vincent Manager of Collection Planning, Metropolitan Museum Although little is known today, George A. Schastey (1839-1894) operated one of the largest and most successful cabinetmaking and decorating firms of the late nineteenth century, rivaling Herter Brothers in its quality and scope. This talk…

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FRIDAY, JUNE 3 rd  |  6:15- 8:15 pm  |  Donations welcome! The trio will start at 6:15 (Alicia, Caz & RJ), then a break, then the Kuumba concert will start at 7 pm & wrap-up at 8:15 or so. Blues/jazz guitarist Alicia Marie will play a short trio set on…

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Chamber Music at the SC | Season Finale

PERFORMANCE: Season Finale Concert Sunday, June 5, 2016 at 7 p.m. Tickets - $22 at the door, $18 in advance, $10 for students For tickets and more info - (248) 474-8930 Chamber Music at the Scarab Club is pleased to present its Season Finale Concert on Sunday, June 5th…

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Sunday, June 5, 1 pm | Women of the Blues Concert

The Scarab Club & the Detroit Blues Society present The Blues Heritage Series WOMEN OF THE BLUES 2 pm | Tickets $5 at the door The Detroit Blues Society presents the Detroit Blues Heritage Series Part musical tribute and part educational lecture and round-table discussion. This event pays tribute to the lives,…

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