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Explore Composting With Tollgate
This an event hosted by 4-H Stewards Sustainability Leadership Institute. Explore composting at ... read more
Trick or Treat at Twelve Mile Crossing at Fountain Walk
Come out and trick or treat in a safe and fun setting. Free treat bags provided while supplies ... read more
Novi BBQ and Zombie Fest - Oct 14 -16
Come enjoy some of Michigan’s best BBQ with a bit of some spooky fun. Live music, Kid ... read more
Impact Metro Detroit Church Grand Opening! Oct 1 & 2
After starting during the pandemic, Impact Metro Detroit will hold a two-day ribbon cutting and ... read more
Hot New Trends for Taking Cool Road Trips
The Michigan Association of RV and Campgrounds hosts the Annual Detroit RV & Camping Show ... read more
Wildcats Hosted Ann Arbor Skyline
They lined up and waited patiently for their turn to snap a photo with Ann Arbor Skyline senior ... read more
Macys Twelve Oaks is Hiring
Macys Twelve Oaks is hiring for part time, full time seasonal and permanent. Are you customer ... read more
2022 Japan Festival - Oct 2
Celebrating Culture Together Once Again! Sunday, October 2 from 1:00pm -4:00pm at Novi High School. read more
Elvira ‘Mistress of the Dark’ is coming to Motor ...
One of the most iconic horror characters in pop culture history is coming to Michigan right ... read more
Novi Home Show - Oct 7-9
Advance Tickets: Purchase advance tickets online and skip the line (save 30%) at ... read more
Fire Up for Motor City Eggfest - Sept 17
Charcoal is set to be smoking and glowing in Novi on Saturday as Big Green Egg grills and their ... read more
Novi Hosted Invitational Tennis Tournament
Novi hosted its own invitational Saturday at Novi High School and Middle School. Troy captured ... read more
City's Invasive Species Treatments to Begin
The City of Novi, in our continuing effort to improve the conditions of our natural habitats ... read more
75th Anniversary of India's Independence ...
Hundreds of Indian Americans came out to Novi on Saturday in honor of India’s independence. read more
Ole! Taco Trucks, Art Fair - First Latin Fiesta to Novi
Raise your hand, or margarita glass, if you like tacos with a side of art. If so, get ready for ... read more
Preventing Deer Scrape Damage on Trees
Deer scrape season is nearly upon us, which means it’s time to protect vulnerable trees ... read more
Novi Actress Leah Jeffries Hosts "Beast" Screening
Prior to the release of the film "Beast", 12 year old actress from Novi, Leah ... read more
Celebrate City Hall Selfie Day
City Hall Selfie Day, sponsored by Engaging Local Government Leaders (ELGL), is Monday, August ... read more
Forest Therapy at Tollgate Farm in Novi
Do you feel stress melt away when you’re out in the woods? Forest therapy, a free program ... read more
Leaves Falling in the Summer - Tuliptree Leaf Drop
Summer is a time of gorgeous, green foliage. It is a great time to appreciate the beauty of ... read more
Armenian Community Center donates books to Novi Library
The Armenian Community Center of Greater Detroit presented noteworthy books about the Armenian ... read more
Sakura Novi Project Moves Forward
The Sakura Novi project near Town Center Road and Grand River is more than 4 years in ... read more
Festival of Chariots Returns 7/17
The 37th annual Festival of Chariots, a 1,000 year-old spiritual festival from India, which is ... read more
Lakeshore Park Makes it on Top Playgrounds List
Novi's Lakeshore Park is on a top playground list. read more
Household Hazardous Waste & Document Shredding 7-16
Novi is a member of RRRASOC and residents can take advantage of this free opportunity. read more
Novi Couple in Top 10 at National Senior Games
Novi Hosts Phantom Regiment Drum Corps
Words of Hope 4 Life
Words of Hope 4 Life has a mission to develop and implement new and innovative ways to ... read more
In Defense of Cottonwoods
Eastern cottonwood (Populus deltoides) trees have long been vilified by people suffering from ... read more
Morning Storm Downs Trees & Power Lines
Police are urging the public to avoid the area around Interstate 96 and Grand River after ... read more
Novi Approves Downtown Housing Development
Novi's downtown is more like a ghost town. A new housing development could give it life. read more
Battery Show, Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Expo
The Battery Show, North America's largest and most comprehensive advanced battery ... read more
Mom2Mom Sale June 11
St James first Mom2Mom Sale. All proceeds benefit Abigayle Ministries. Entry is $1 and 28 ... read more
Novi Businesses Featured in VisitDetroit
Bleisure (business + leisure) Travelers can find balance while attending a conference at ... read more
Trees are for the Birds - Webinar
It’s clear that birds rely on trees and shrubs to survive. They don’t just perch on ... read more
TDR Orthodontics Summer Kick-Off Event
Join us on Saturday June 4th for our Summer Kick-off event at Fuerst Park in Novi. We are ... read more
Make Your Yard, and Neighborhood, a Butterfly Paradise
Butterflies and moths are pretty, interesting, and can be a colorful addition to your yard ... read more
Slows Bar BQ coming to Novi Library 6/18
Enjoy delicious food from Slows Bar BQ food truck featuring their signature dishes of pulled ... read more
Rotary Park Birdwatching
Since the city has been clearing the buckthorn from Rotary Park, the number of birds visiting ... read more
Remote Controlled Car Track Coming to Water Tower Park
Several years ago, Jeremia Pilarski saw someone playing with a remote-controlled car in a ... read more
Grasscycling Tips, Mulching, and More!
The sun is out, the birds are chirping, and the grass is growing. This also means mowing the ... read more
Novi Plans for New Park
The City of Novi aims to have a park within a 10-minute walk of all of its residents. read more
Novi's Spring Palooza - May 20
Come learn about your City at Novi's Spring Palooza, a free, community open house for the ... read more
Novi library launches mail-order service
A new service being provided by the Novi Public Library will offer residents a way to check out ... read more
City receives $100,000 grant for Novi Northwest Park
Fourteen Oakland County communities, including Novi, have been awarded a total of $1.15 million ... read more
The birds are returning to Novi
The Red-winged blackbirds are already back. The male goldfinches are gaining their bright ... read more
Don't touch that saw! Pruning oaks now could ...
We know it’s tempting to get outside and prune everything in the yard when spring arrives ... read more
Fuerst Field of Honor to commemorate lives of ...
Commemorate the lives of our service members with a patriotic concert and flag honor walk at ... read more
R/C Raceway planned for Novi Water Tower Park
Work is underway to construct an R/C Raceway at Novi Water Tower Park. Learn about where the ... read more
Bosco Fields welcomes soccer teams for the first time
Now open, Bosco Fields is home to multi-purpose sports, athletic and recreational fields with ... read more
Check out the new amenities at Wildlife Woods Park
Wildlife Woods Park features more than 50 acres of fields and wooded land surrounding two Novi ... read more
Get to know Novi's 2022 Arbor Day tree
Spring is here and Novi will once again celebrate Arbor Day on Friday, April 29, at 2 p.m. in ... read more
Go easy on the mulch this spring
Spring is slow in arriving, but thoughts of doing yardwork outdoors abound. This spring, to ... read more
Gain leadership experience at MSU Tollgate Farm
Do you know a teen 13-19 years old looking for a leadership opportunity this summer? MSU ... read more
Novi Library offering materials-by-mail service
The Novi Public Library is excited to be bringing a brand new service to Novi residents, NPL ... read more
Novi receives Park Design Award for Lakeshore Park
The City of Novi’s Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department received a Park ... read more
Yard waste collection starts the week of April 4
Residents can start putting their yard waste at the curb starting on Monday, April 4. Yard ... read more
Outdoor AED being installed at Ella Mae Power Park
Throughout the City of Novi, there are Automated External Defibrillators (AED) in a variety of ... read more
Novi Cemetery sign gets needed refresh
The City's Parks and Municipal Grounds Management Team recently refurbished the entryway ... read more
City earns 30th Tree City USA honor
Novi will celebrate three decades of Tree City USA status this year, as the City has now been ... read more
Fundraiser held for splash pad to honor Jessica Starr
The family of Jessica Starr and the Novi Parks Foundation hosted a fundraiser on Sunday for the ... read more
Villa Barr Art Park one of Novi's hidden gems
There's an outdoor museum of sorts on the western edge of Novi. Novi's newest park ... read more
Explore Evening in the Garden May 12 with MSU Tollgate
Evenings in the Garden is a recurring lecture series on environmental and gardening topics ... read more
Sign up for your free tree seedlings from the City
Sign up to receive free tree seedlings from the City of Novi! You can help the City of ... read more
Novi celebrates 30 years of Tree City USA recognition
This year, Novi will celebrate three decades of Tree City USA status, as it’s now been ... read more
Celebrate Black History Month at the Novi Library
February is an important time to expand your knowledge about key figures and moments in Black ... read more
To feed or not to feed gardens - the fertilizer ...
As we approach spring, shopping aisles are lined with dozens of different fertilizers all ... read more
Top Golf fundraiser to support Jessica's Splashpad
Join the Starr-Rose family and Novi Parks Foundation at Top Golf in Auburn Hills from 1 ... read more
Plant-A-Row Garden celebrates 20 years of ...
The MSU Tollgate Farm PAR (Plant-A-Row) Garden is celebrating 20 years of community service ... read more
Starting and sustaining a backyard vegetable garden
With the recent surge of interest in home vegetable gardening, more adults, seniors, and ... read more
Sign up for MSU Tollgate Farm's Summer Camp
It's time to get outside! MSU Tollgate Farm Summer Camp Registration is now open! Give your ... read more
Salt and its impact on your landscaping
Welcome to Michigan winter. It took a while to get here, but we have a good amount of snow and ... read more
Novi Schools, City discuss potential land exchange
The City of Novi and the Novi Community School District take great pride in maintaining an ... read more
Become a Master Rain Gardner through Friends of ...
Friends of the Rouge invites community members to apply for the upcoming March 2020 Master ... read more
How to hire a legitimate forestry contractor
Hiring a specialist without specialized knowledge can be difficult. How can people feel certain ... read more
Explore free services available to Novi residents
The City of Novi wants to provide residents with the very best when it comes to programs and ... read more
Keep an eye out for these winter shapes
It's winter in Novi, and the leaves are off the trees. If you happen to do some ... read more
Check out MSU Tollgate's Vegetable Gardening series
Looking for a special gift for that certain someone? If they love growing their own food ... read more
Michigan State Fair donates $15K to Jessica's Splashpad
The Michigan State Fair, LLC recently made a donation of $15,000 to the Novi Parks Foundation ... read more
Win prizes this winter at Lakeshore Lending Library
Visit the Lakeshore Lending Library from now through Feb. 28 and you could win a prize ... read more
Maintain your trees to mitigate future risk
Trees growing around homes can beautify the landscape, boost real estate values, and reduce ... read more
Invasive species removal to start in Rotary Park
Large areas of buckthorn and other woody invasive species will be removed from two sections of ... read more
Novi woman carries on tradition by donating slippers
For years, Michelle Garr would buy her mother slippers as a Christmas gift. It started as a ... read more
Student staff form lasting connections with Fox ...
A part-time job with a $10,000 bonus seems almost too good to be true. But for the student ... read more
Dispose of fats, oils and grease properly
Never pour kitchen fats, oils and grease (FOG) down your sink drain. Pouring or washing FOG ... read more
Bringing Jessica's Splashpad to life
Jessica Starr-Rose wasn’t someone who craved the spotlight. In fact, she would much ... read more
Santa Claus arrives in Novi last weekend
Kids and adults alike gathered at Twelve Mile Crossing at Fountain Walk Nov. 19 for a special guest. read more
Novi receives a pair of Keep Michigan Beautiful awards
Keep Michigan Beautiful, Inc. (KMB) promotes, provides education, and recognizes beautification ... read more
Make safe firewood choices to protect the places ...
This October, support Firewood Month by choosing to buy firewood where you burn it to prevent ... read more
Deer are pretty, but headaches for trees
It's early fall, and the deer mating season is fast approaching. It’s time to protect ... read more
Prepping your gardens for winter
As fall approaches, and changing tree leaves, asters, goldenrods and chrysanthemums start to ... read more
Work starts on two projects for Novi parks
Work is underway on a pair of projects for two Novi parks. The first is construction of the 12 ... read more
Novi Parks receives CAPRA re-accreditation
Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services remains among the nation's elite park and ... read more
Family of Jessica Starr proposes splash pad at ...
A splash pad may soon be coming to Novi thanks to the family of former Fox 2 Detroit ... read more
Ascension, Library team up for virtual health series
Join the Novi Public Library as we partner with medical health professionals and ... read more
Learn about the ARC One Water Campaign
Check out the video created with the help of the SEMCOG, Southeast Michigan Council of ... read more
Novi Historical Commission hosts speaker series
The Novi Historical Commission is thrilled to be providing programs on a wide range of ... read more
Novi neighbors honor Korean War vet on his birthday
Although 9/11 is recognized as Patriot Day commemorating the victims and heroes from 2001, this ... read more
Town Hall to identify gaps in senior services
Oakland County in partnership with the Area Agency on Aging 1-B will be hosting a town hall at ... read more
Muck tabbed to lead mParks as new president
The Michigan Recreation and Parks Association has a new president with the recent induction of ... read more
Keep an eye out for a changing bird population
As fall approaches, you’re going to start seeing a change in what birds are in your yard ... read more
Self-service library kiosk opens at Lakeshore Park
Library lovers, readers and cinephiles have a new space to check out popular materials on the ... read more
Novi unveils new inclusive playground at Power Park
A new inclusive playground built by the city at Ella Mae Power Park has something for everyone, ... read more
Villa Barr resident artist seeking women for ...
Fine art photographer Julia Forrest will be residing in Novi from Aug. 21-Sept. 24 as the Villa ... read more
Consul General Shindo of Japan visits Novi Library
Consul General Shindo of Japan visited the Novi Public Library on Wednesday, Aug. 20 to take a ... read more
Explore the new playground at Ella Mae Power Park
What are you waiting for? Head over to Ella Mae Power Park and give the new playground a test ... read more
Spotted Lanterfly on the invasive species watchlist
A destructive invasive pest is making its way toward Michigan, leaving tree dieback and sticky ... read more
Newest issue of Engage hitting homes this week
Find something to do in the August-September issue of Engage that is now out! read more
Invasive European frog-bit found in Novi ponds
European frog-bit, an invasive aquatic plant, has been found in 17 stormwater ponds, wetlands ... read more
Summer Music provided by Friends of Novi Library
Enjoy lively music throughout the summer from great area bands, brought to you by the Friends ... read more
Michigan's first self-service library kiosk now open
The Novi Public Library is excited to introduce an innovative piece of technology to Novi ... read more
New pickleball courts open at Wildlife Woods Park
Novi's first dedicated pickleball courts are now open at Wildlife Woods Park! The four ... read more
DeMaria hosts sustainability-focused event at Novi ...
DeMaria Building Company, in collaboration with DTE Energy, the Wildlife Habitat Council, Bees ... read more
Watch for gypsy moth activity in Novi
Michigan Department of Natural Resources is forecasting another bad year for gypsy moth ... read more
Help remove invasive garlic mustard, Dame's rocket ...
Woods and areas near woods are often blooming this time of year with Garlic Mustard’s ... read more
Protect your trees with a proper mulching technique
It’s spring!  Time to get to work on your garden, your yard and your trees. A common ... read more
Put your recycling knowledge to the test
A new, engaging, and interactive way to test your knowledge on whether a material can be reused ... read more
Donate to the Art Supply Drive at the Novi Library
Support the Novi Rotary Foundation's Feed the Need program by donating supplies to the Art ... read more
Check out the April Atrium Artist Malcolm Wang
The Novi Civic Center Atrium Artist for the month of April is the talented Malcolm Wang ... read more
New sculptures added to Fuerst Park
After spending some time with our friends in the City of Farmington, three sculptures from ... read more
Novi earns Tree City USA status, celebrates 11th ...
Due to its urban forestry efforts in 2020, the City of Novi was recognized as a Tree City USA ... read more
Inclusive playground coming to Ella Mae Power Park
The newly formed Special Outreach Services program moved forward on its first action item on ... read more
Novi Library Cafe extends morning hours
The Novi Public Library Café has extended their morning hours to cater to early commuters ... read more
Novi's woody invasive species removals
Novi has been actively working to remove trees and shrubs that have taken over some of our ... read more
Prevent girdling roots from choking out your trees
Girdling roots are roots that encircle the trunk or other roots of a tree and choke off the ... read more
Novi moms share their Mother's Day memories
Not that we needed any more examples of just how important mothers are, the coronavirus ... read more
Learn how to create your own Butterfly Garden
You can attract butterflies and birds in your yard without too much effort. We have created a ... read more
An informative guide to rain gardens
A Rain Garden is constructed to direct rain runoff from hard surfaces such as roofs, driveways ... read more
Lights out for birds during peak migration
Peak migration for birds is March to May and August to October from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. Two ... read more
Celebrate March is Reading Month at the Novi Library
March is National Reading Month and the Novi Public Library is encouraging the Novi community ... read more
Help Tollgate Farm become wheelchair accessible
MSU Tollgate Farm and Education Center provides hands-on experiences for youth and adults in a ... read more
Novi Ice Arena duo take home figure skating title
After months of training at Novi Ice Arena with coach Igor Shpilband, Katarina Wolfkostin and ... read more
From Novi with love - 68 years of Valentine's Day ...
Novi residents Jere & Patricia Keyes are celebrating 68 years of marriage on Valentine' ... read more
Register for MSU Tollgate's 2021 Summer CSA
What is a CSA? Community Supported Agriculture is a system where members buy shares in the ... read more
Let dead logs lie to improve woodland habitat ...
If a tree falls and no one is around to hear it, does its decaying wood still greatly benefit ... read more
Lakeshore Park welcomes visitors after extensive ...
The winter air is chilly, but the reopening of Lakeshore Park in Novi is expected to be warmly ... read more
Novi resident's 'quarantine photo diary' is must-see!
We welcome back the Civic Center Atrium Artist series with the beautiful work of Stephanie ... read more
Take a virtual tour of MSU Tollgate Farm
MSU Tollgate provides non-formal learning for children, families, and adults, offering the ... read more
The many benefits of Novi's urban forest
The near-40,000 trees that make up the City of Novi’s urban forest provide innumerable ... read more
Lakeshore Park now open to the Novi community
There’s still work to be done, but Lakeshore Park is finally open! The construction that ... read more
Novi Public Library sees increase of digital checkouts
Download Destination, which offers e-books and audiobooks to Novi and 49 libraries in southeast ... read more
Spring soccer, summer camp return in 2021
Robert and Henry Soboleski play soccer almost year-round when it comes to practices, training ... read more
Novi Public Library looking for local teen talents
The Novi Public Library Teen Advisory Board is accepting submissions for a virtual Teen Talent ... read more
NPL offering virtual Civility Workshop on March 2
Americans are best when they engage in civil conversation with people of opposing views, but ... read more
Check out the Stewards Sustainability Leadership ...
So, what is this sustainability thing really all about? How do young leaders create positive ... read more
Register for MSU Tollgate's Stewards Teen ...
The Tollgate Camp Teen Steward (15-19 yrs) and Tollgate Steward-in-Training (13 ... read more
Express what unity means to you at NPL event
The Novi Public Library will be holding a MLK Virtual Celebration on Monday, January 18 at 11am ... read more
Join us for Parks & Recess
The whole family is invited to join us this winter for Parks & Recess! Every week has a ... read more
Sign up for MSU Tollgate Virtual Vet Science Series
Calling all homeschool or hybrid students in grades 4-8! Registration is now open for the ... read more
Check out these discounts at local businesses
Support local businesses this holiday season and shop small! Check out these awesome discounts ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm hosting virtual gardening series
Announcing the MSU Tollgate Farm HomeGrown Gardening Series that takes place virtually at 10 a ... read more
Let's light up Novi for the holidays!
There’s just something about packing the family in the car to drive around town looking ... read more
Fraternity & Sorority read story time with Novi Library
Join the Novi Public Libary on Zoom or Facebook for a special children and family story time to ... read more
Keep plastic bags out of your recycling
A recent sort of RRRASOC's recycled materials showed that bagged recycling was the largest ... read more
Win a Harry Potter Basket from NPL Friends
We solemnly swear we are up to no good! Visit the Novi Public Library's Circulation Desk ... read more
Local businesses invited to virtual shopping expo
The Novi Public Library is looking for small businesses to participate in a virtual shopping ... read more
MSU Tollgate looking for holiday light show decorators
The MSU Tollgate Farm in Novi is planning on having a drive-through holiday light show. People ... read more
Novi Library welcomes community voices
The Novi Public Library's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Committee will be hosting a ... read more
DAR to dedicate grave of Revolutionary War solider
The local chapter of the National Daughters of the American Revolution will dedicate the grave ... read more
NPL hosts African American Ethnic Cultural ...
Join Novi Library virtually each month as they Inform, Inspire, and Include through cultural ... read more
Virtually meet a survivor of the 1970 Kent State ...
In conjunction with the 11th Annual Community Reads, the Novi Public Library is hosting ... read more
Check out these 5 things to do in Novi this fall
Fall is one of the best times to get outside and explore all Novi has to offer. The kids are ... read more
'Magical' Villa Barr Art Park a must-visit attraction
With indoor entertainment venues closed to prevent the spread of COVID-19, many of us have ... read more
Win prizes during Library Card Sign Up Month
September is Library Card Sign Up Month! Whether you already have a Novi library card or have ... read more
Liven up your Zoom meeting with goats from MSU ...
Are you interested in livening up your standard staff meeting or special business meeting? The ... read more
Artist-in-Residence hopes to inspire with latest work
The Villa Barr Art Park Artist-in-Residence Susan Timura has created a beautiful piece that is ... read more
Library's 'September Songfest' comes to Paradise Park
The Novi Public Library is excited to present four music programs through the month of ... read more
Pickleball courts coming to Wildlife Woods Park
Approval to construct pickleball courts at Wildlife Woods Park was one of the highlights of ... read more
Join MSU Tollgate for a virtual backyard camp-out
You are invited to be a part of Tollgate Farm's virtual backyard camp-out! Gather your s ... read more
Take part in a virtual Vet Science Camp August 10-14
Spend time exploring the Tollgate bar and pastures virtually while also investigating ... read more
Take part in a Virtual Outdoor Adventure Camp next week
This is the summer to develop resiliency and wilderness skills with MSU Tollgate Farm's ... read more
Sign up to play with the Novi Parks Soccer Club
The deadline to join a team in the Novi Parks Soccer Club is fast approaching. Registration is ... read more
Michigan State Fair to go virtual this summer
One of the area's many late-summer attractions, the Michigan State Fair announced Friday it ... read more
Novi Library hosting 'Talking Racism' series
Throughout the month of July, the Novi Public Library will host a special series on racism ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm lecture series on race, food and ...
As a part of MSU Tollgate Farm’s reoccurring lecture series, Evenings in the Garden, we ... read more
NYA offers COVID emergency grants to families
Novi Youth Assistance has launched an emergency grant program to help families impacted by COVID-19. read more
Emagine Novi plans temporary drive-in theater at ...
Can't wait to return to the movies? Neither can Paul Glantz. read more
Watch the sunset over Walled Lake
MLive went live from Pavilion Shore Park on Sunday night to watch the sunset over Walled Lake. read more
Check out the new Tim Pope Memorial Playground
Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services is ramping up programming and is eager to get ... read more
Join MSU Tollgate Farm for a virtual summer adventure
Although we are deeply saddened with the idea that we won't have any campers at MSU ... read more
Lakeshore Park set to open in August
The enhancements at Lakeshore Park are back in motion after a lengthy delay due to the COVID-19 ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm Virtual Stewards Summer ...
What is a steward? A steward is someone whose responsibility it is to take care of something ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm Virtual Winged Wonders Specialty Camp
Are you 10-14 years old? Do you love the outdoors? Join us for a free Winged Wonders Virtual ... read more
Check out Novi High School's talented artists
The talent of our Novi High School students is typically on full display inside the Novi Civic ... read more
Novi plants 125 oak saplings in three parks
As part of its bicentennial celebration, Oakland County donated 5,000 oak saplings to not-for ... read more
Playgrounds in Novi are now open
Playgrounds in Novi - like the Tim Pope Memorial Play Structure that is pictured - are now ... read more
Share your COVID-19 stories with the Novi Library
Novi Library is creating a collection of reflections on this important historical moment for ... read more
Novi Public Library plans phased reopening
The Novi Public Library has started planning the reopening phases for its building. Below is a ... read more
Novi's eSports Leagues kick off week of June 14
Novi Parks is calling all gamers! We are offering eSports Rec Leagues starting the week of June ... read more
Dance with Novi Parks through virtual classes
A few of our favorite dance classes are going virtual! Find more information and get registered ... read more
Novi Parks Soccer Club tryouts going virtual
Novi Parks Soccer Club is forming select level teams for the 2020-21 soccer year! Select teams ... read more
Beyond Books: A new podcast by the Novi Public Library
The staff of the Novi Public Library have been hard at work creating a new podcast for library ... read more
Imagine your story for NPL's Summer Reading challenge
Can you imagine your story? Join NPL’s Summer Reading Challenge and imagine all the ... read more
Novi remembers the fallen on Memorial Day
Mayor Bob Gatt hosted a Memorial Day Ceremony earlier this morning to honor and remember all ... read more
Check out the ways to enjoy Novi's parks safely
A beautiful weekend is on the horizon and everyone is surely eager to get outside and enjoy the ... read more
Tune in Monday for Novi Memorial Day Ceremony
We hope you will make time to join us Monday as we go "live" at 9am on Facebook for ... read more
Run with us in the virtual Memorial Day Run
Novi Parks is calling all runners, walkers, and joggers to join us for the Novi Memorial Day ... read more
Join Novi Parks for a virtual fitness class
Novi Parks is happy to announce that they will be starting paid virtual fitness classes. The ... read more
At-Home Sports Series: Volleyball passing
Coach Jo from Leisure Unlimited is back to show us how to properly pass the volleyball. Check ... read more
Protect your trees with these mulching best practices
It's that time of year again. Residents are freshening up their tree mulch, and most are ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm adapts programs to serve community
MSU Tollgate Farm finds itself in uncharted territory as we navigate the fallout of the COVID ... read more
Novi resident shares fun ways to keep your kids active
With no school, no after-school activities and no sports teams to play on, keeping our children ... read more
Explore Novi and share your favorite park with us
One thing that has stayed consistent through the "Stay Home, Stay Safe" order is the ... read more
Spring color is just around the corner
The trees and flowers are beginning to bloom, bringing a new season of discovery and beauty to ... read more
Novi Library celebrates building's 10th anniversary
Julie Farkas understood there were going to be some challenges when the doors opened to the ... read more
Explore reading this summer with the Novi Library
Surely everyone’s imaginations have been put to use over these last several months as we ... read more
Sustainable ways to enjoy Novi Parks
Each year, the United States generates about 260 million tons of trash – that’s ... read more
Re-creating recreation with Novi Parks
It’s times like these where we need each other more than ever. It’s why we still ... read more
Novi HOA's can treat Phragmites under City's permit
The City is now making it possible for private residents, homeowners' associations and ... read more
At-Home Sports Series: Basketball dribbling drills
Welcome back to our special At-Home Sports Series featuring the Pistons Academy! Now its ... read more
Nature. Nurture. Novi: The benefits of planting tress
The next Nature. Nurture. Novi program is called Spread Some Shade: The Benefits of Planting ... read more
Take a virtual tour of Villa Barr Art Park
The four-acre Villa Barr property, previously owned by David Barr and dancer Beth Dwaihy Barr ... read more
Novi Concert Band connecting us with music
We love that the Novi Concert Band is still connecting us with music! Check out Diran ... read more
At-Home Karate with the Family Self Defense Center
Keep your karate skills sharp or learn something new in this video provided by the Family Self ... read more
Get creative with your snacks, make food art
Let's get creative with our snacks today! Arrange it to make an animal, flower, favorite ... read more
At-Home Sports Series: Pickleball drills
For our next installment of the At-Home Sports Series, check out these Pickleball drills ... read more
Team Rehab Novi 2 is here to help!
Are you suffering from an ache or pain? Have you had your surgery postponed? Are you unable to ... read more
Protect our trees by holding off on pruning oaks
Novi residents can help protect the City’s trees from the deadly oak wilt disease by ... read more
MSU Tollgate Educational Opportunities for Youth
We are excited to share that MSU Tollgate Farm will be offering a free virtual summer camp ... read more
Novi earns Sterling Tree City USA honor for 28 ...
The City of Novi’s “Sterling” urban forestry program has become one of just ... read more
Stretch & Strength class with Jo Schirtzinger
Missing our Stretch & Strength class? Check out this short video created by Jo for some ... read more
Novi Parks At-Home Sport Series: Basketball drills
Get ready for another session with Marv Fox and Meticulous Basketball. It is a part of our At ... read more
Enjoy Chair Yoga with instructor Iris Lokar
For those individuals looking to take a chair yoga class, here's a recorded Chair Yoga ... read more
Novi Concert Band still finding ways to share music
The Novi Concert Band is still finding ways to share their music with us. Check out ... read more
Make your own colorful sand with the kids
Running out of ideas to keep the kids busy? Here's a new craft where you can make colored ... read more
Sensory play with colorful spaghetti worms
Today's sensory play idea? A bucket of colorful spaghetti worms! You can find most of the ... read more
Try our 14-day Spring Cleaning Checklist
What better time than the present to get your spring cleaning tackled. Get the family involved, ... read more
Video: Try Hatha Yoga at home with Laurie Lahti
For those individuals looking to take a yoga class, here's a recorded Hatha Yoga video ... read more
Novi Parks At-Home Sports Series: Cricket
Our latest At-Home Sports Series brings you a KidzCric Mini-Clinic! read more
Join our virtual Campout!
Join us for a virtual campout on the Novi Parks Facebook page! Set up a tent in your living ... read more
Explore nature with artist Malcolm Wang
Our April Atrium Artist, Malcolm Wang, loves using his art to make people feel happy. He ... read more
Learn how to make a plastic water bottle sun catcher
Make a water bottle sun catcher by recycling plastic bottles with this great recycled art ... read more
Video: Foraging Forests with Amber Garrison
Do you need an excuse to go for a nice woodland wander? Do you love gardening and want to yield ... read more
Take care of your mental health with Headspace
Now more than ever it is important to take care of yourself and others while each of us stays ... read more
Novi senior cheers others with COVID-19 rap
Quarantined in her Novi apartment, Julie Cox wanted to lift the spirits of those surrounding ... read more
Beaumont Urgent Care, now offering Virtual Visits!
Beaumont Urgent Care now offers virtual urgent care visits. If you have a cough, sore throat ... read more
ITC Michigan Supports Pandemic Response with ...
As the nation rallies to support the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, ITC Michigan is ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm Summer Camp Remains Hopeful
Every day at Tollgate Summer Farm Camp is an exciting adventure! During these difficult times ... read more
At-Home Karate Training by the Family Self Defense ...
The Family Self Defense Center has generously put together a short video covering Karate basics ... read more
Novi Parks At-home Sports Series: Soccer Skills
Our next At-Home Sports Series features Coach Laine Nakfoor. She coaches our Boys 2008 & ... read more
Novi Parks At-home Sports Series: Tennis Games
Continuing our At-Home Sports Series is Coach Todd Beyer. Join him in doing a few tennis games ... read more
Novi Parks at-home sports series: Lacrosse Wall Ball
Stay active and continue working on your skills at home with our At-Home Sports Series! Coach ... read more
Practice social distancing when using Novi's parks ...
In response to the Stay Safe, Stay Home Order issued by Governor Whitmer, the staff at Novi ... read more
Join Now and Save 30%!
We are temporarily closed until 3/31 but ready to help you on your fitness journey today! Join ... read more
Family Self Defense Center: A Community Partner
The Family Self Defense Center is proud to celebrate its 28 year anniversary and is especially ... read more
The Learning Experience - Novi MI Childcare Center ...
The Learning Experience is More than just a daycare, we are a leading provider of childcare ... read more
LOCAL NOVI SUPPLIER HERE TO HELP! GLOBAL OFFICE ...
TOILET PAPER, DISINFECTANT, WIPES, & MORE! Global Office Solutions was started and has been ... read more
Meals on Wheels demand soars, help needed
While the coronavirus idles schools and businesses, the pandemic has revved up Meals on Wheels ... read more
Become a Teen Leader at the Novi Public Library
Interested in being one of the Novi Public Library's Summer 2020 Teen Leader Volunteers ... read more
Novi municipal facilities closed to the public
After much consideration, and following the guidance of Gov. Whitmer's Emergency ... read more
Volunteer as a mentor for Novi Youth Assistance
Novi Youth Assistance is looking for dedicated adults to mentor Novi school children through ... read more
Maple tapping, pancake feast comes to MSU Tollgate
A breakfast of pancakes and maple syrup is a traditional favorite; but, usually maple syrup is ... read more
Novi Parks receives grant funding for goals at ...
The City of Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department is receiving grant funding ... read more
New construction in Novi designed to be perfect home
This Novi dream home is a new construction featuring an open floor plan and a two-story ... read more
Novi Ed Foundation supports Library's Teen Space
The Novi Public Library recently unveiled a new ping pong table in Teen Space! The Library ... read more
Efforts underway to control frog-bit in Novi
The Oakland County Cooperative Invasive Species Management Areas (CISMA) have received $205,200 ... read more
Welcome to Novi.org!
Welcome to Novi.org!What’s Novi.org you ask? It’s a game changer for the City of ... read more
KultureCity helps those with sensory needs
Jessica Mistak knows the situation all too well. It’s a Friday night and she’s ... read more
Get involved with the City of Novi
The power of volunteerism is strong in Novi. We have dedicated residents who freely give of ... read more
Novi Public Library is a place for everyone
Matt Heslop stands behind the counter of the Novi Public Library’s new café with a smile ... read more
Novi Play fun center proposed for vacant space in ...
Could laughing and the sounds of children playing begin coming from an empty plaza on Novi Road ... read more
Novi's AD plays key role in Unified Sports League
As soon as the ball splashed through the net, he turned to the crowd with his arms ... read more
Video: NPL enhances youth play area
In this episode of Beyond Books, we find out what changes are coming to the youth play area at ... read more