ANIDA Charity Fundraiser

Posted: July 26th, 2014 | Tags: , , , | No Comments »

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From the Facebook event:

Come out and support ANIDA, a charity working to better the lives of children around the world. 

Come out to the Windsor Star News Cafe, operated by Green Bean Coffee Company on Saturday July 26 for an evening of music, poetry and an opportunity to raise funds for a good cause.

The night will have performances by
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Kat Moscone
Elle Kayla
Getchristielove In Detroit
Mimi Ahmed
Roselia
Bill Mysok
Emmanuel

Tickets are $5 or $3 with canned goods.

Help sponsor a child: nourish, educate and transform a life!


July 25 @ 7:30PM: Karen Morand CD Release Party

Posted: July 21st, 2014 | Tags: , | No Comments »

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Karen Morand CD Release Party this Friday Night at 7:30PM. This is an all ages show. See you Friday!

Find our more about Karen and here samples of her music on her website: http://www.karenmorand.com/


July 18: Board Games Night Downtown

Posted: July 18th, 2014 | Tags: , | No Comments »

This is an open non-competitive gaming event that anyone is welcome to attend. Any form of games are welcome, board, card, rpg, miniatures, whatever you want to bring we are willing to have you. We aren’t rule lawyers. You are welcome to bring your own games or share in some of ours. Everything we bring we are willing to teach and no experience is necessary. The goal is to get as many local gamers out as possible to enjoy some good food, some good company and some good games!

Games we’ve played at events like this in the past include: Settlers of Catan, Dominion, Scrabble, Ca$h and Gun$, Bohnanzha, Magic The Gathering, Carcasonne, Race for the Galaxy, Puerto Rico, Agricola, Chess and more.

An important note: we are not a private club. Anyone and everyone is welcome to come out and join in the games. If you see someone playing a game and it looks interesting, ask about it. If you see a game on a table and you want to try it out, ask around and see if someone will teach it.

For more information visit the Windsor Gaming Resource website.


James and June – July 11 at the News Cafe

Posted: July 11th, 2014 | Tags: , | No Comments »

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The Green Bean is proud to welcome James and June to the News Cafe on July 11 at 6:30PM. For more information about this fantastic duo check out their ReverbNation page.

Special opening performance by Naomi Zuliani!

Check our their two song lunch time performance here: http://blogs.windsorstar.com/2014/07/11/video-james-and-june-play-acoustic-set-at-windsor-star-news-cafe/


Friday Night Downtown: Games and Grub

Posted: June 26th, 2014 | Tags: , , | No Comments »

The Windsor Gaming Resource returns to the Windsor Star News Cafe on Friday, June 27.

This is an open non-competitive gaming event that anyone is welcome to attend. Any form of games are welcome, board, card, rpg, miniatures, whatever you want to bring we are willing to have you. We aren’t rule lawyers. You are welcome to bring your own games or share in some of ours. Everything we bring we are willing to teach and no experience is necessary. The goal is to get as many local gamers out as possible to enjoy some good food, some good company and some good games!

Games we’ve played at events like this in the past include: Settlers of Catan, Dominion, Scrabble, Ca$h and Gun$, Bohnanzha, Magic The Gathering, Carcasonne, Race for the Galaxy, Puerto Rico, Agricola, Chess and more.

An important note: we are not a private club. Anyone and everyone is welcome to come out and join in the games. If you see someone playing a game and it looks interesting, ask about it. If you see a game on a table and you want to try it out, ask around and see if someone will teach it.

For more information visit the Windsor Gaming Resource website.


Saturday Night: Keats Conlon w/ Brigham Bartol and Cody Howard

Posted: June 17th, 2014 | Tags: , | No Comments »

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From the Facebook event:

Join us for a night of cool tunes and sweet drinks at the Green Bean’s downtown location on the 3rd floor of the Windsor star building. All ages, cover is $3. Sure to be a great night, hope to see you there :)


Friday Night @7PM: Walkerville Rock for Animals

Posted: June 13th, 2014 | Tags: , , | No Comments »

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Green Bean is proud to host, “Rock for Animals”. This is a fundraising event put on by students from Walkerville High School. Tickets are $7 at the door and money raised goes to the Humane Society. Come on out for a great night!

More info from their Facebook event:

COME OUT AND SUPPORT OUR LOCAL TALENT & THE HUMANE SOCIETY ON FRIDAY JUNE 13TH.

OPEN TO ALL AGES.
Set performances and open mic session starting 7:00pm
Fun night filled with musical acts, poetry readings and more!
$7 at door, profits go to HELP ANIMALS FIND HOMES!
Local talents include We Can Be Heroes, Walkerville students, and more!
Feel free to invite your friends as well.

 


News Cafe Election Night Results Show

Posted: June 12th, 2014 | Tags: , , | No Comments »

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Our downtown location, the Windsor Star News Cafe, will be hosting live Election Night coverage tonight starting at 9:00PM. If politics is your game, come on by the News Cafe and grab a drink and sit back and enjoy hearing the election results pour in.

From Donald McArthur on the  Windsor Star:

The Windsor Star will broadcast live provincial election coverage from The Windsor Star News Cafe Thursday night. We will start streaming when the polls close about 9 p.m.

You can watch it on www.windsorstar.com or, better yet, watch the show live in the News Cafe at 300 Ouellette Avenue. The cafe is licensed and everyone is welcome.

I’ll be co-hosting the broadcast with opinion columnist Chris Vander Doelen. Web editor Dylan Kristy will run the results desk and liaise with reporters and photographers in the field, who will be fanned out across Windsor and Essex County as the results come in.


Photos: We Love Detroit Exhibit on April 12, 2014

Posted: April 30th, 2014 | Tags: , , | No Comments »

We received some photos from the We Love Detroit: Photo Exhibit on April 12, 2014 and we thought we would share them with you! It was a great night and a big thanks to everyone who came out. If you like this kind of event be sure to check the Spoken Funk Open Mic this Saturday night starting at 7:00PM.


Have you joined Perka yet?

Posted: April 10th, 2014 | Tags: , , | No Comments »

One month ago, we rolled out our brand new customer loyalty program, Perka! Since then, over 200 of you have signed up, and you have received over 1000 punches. You’ve earned free coffees, baked good and sides plus we gave away over 130 cookies!

If you haven’t signed up yet, now is the time!

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Perka is a virtual punchcard that works on your iPhone or Android phone. If you don’t have a smartphone you can also be a part of Perka through text messaging.

Our new program is simple and designed to earn you free stuff fast. Buy ten drinks, get one free. Buy ten sides, get one free. Buy ten baked good, get one free! Quick, simple, sweet.

To get started, download Perka for your iPhone, Android Phone or text “Greenbean” to 250-800-2779.