FLY Children's Art Center http://wemu.org en Wurst Challenge Exceeds Expectations for FLY Children's Art Center http://wemu.org/post/wurst-challenge-exceeds-expectations-fly-childrens-art-center <p>Some stomachs may be hurting this morning, but the FLY Children’s Art Center is in a better position thanks to the first ever Wurst Challenge at Ypsilanti’s Wurst bar.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 02:38:30 +0000 Andrew Cluley 43156 at http://wemu.org Wurst Challenge Exceeds Expectations for FLY Children's Art Center 20 Foot Brat Challenge to Raise Funds for FLY Children's Art Center http://wemu.org/post/20-foot-brat-challenge-raise-funds-fly-childrens-art-center <p>More young people in Southeast Michigan will continue to have opportunities to make art thanks to several people attempting to eat 20 foot long brats.&nbsp; Ypsilanti’s Wurst Bar is hosting the first ever Wurst Challenge Thursday evening as a fundraiser for the Fly Children’s Art Center.</p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="450" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/140398617&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;visual=true" width="100%"></iframe> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 19:25:08 +0000 Andrew Cluley 43078 at http://wemu.org 20 Foot Brat Challenge to Raise Funds for FLY Children's Art Center Ypsilanti Notables To Go On Fundraising Bratwurst-bender http://wemu.org/post/ypsilanti-notables-go-fundraising-bratwurst-bender <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/5krDuPqshu8" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe><div>YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) - A fundraising event in Michigan plans to pit participants with big appetites against 20-foot-long bratwursts that weigh close to six pounds.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Ann Arbor News reports </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">the Wurst&nbsp;</span></div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Challenge to benefit the FLY Children's Art Center is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on March 20. &nbsp;</span></div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Nine participants are registered so far, including </span>Ypsilanti<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Mayor Paul Schreiber. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The event is hosted by&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ypsilanti's</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Wurst Bar, the New Holland Brewing Co., blogger Mark Maynard and others. </span></div><div> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 16:33:27 +0000 Associated Press 42578 at http://wemu.org Ypsilanti Notables To Go On Fundraising Bratwurst-bender