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Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/20/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/20/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Museum
272 Pearl Street, NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

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08/20/2017

Time: Saturday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday: 12-5 p.m.

Maker Faire 2017

Maker Faire combines the traditional science fair with innovation and engineering capitalizing on the Maker movement for something entirely new.

Type of Event: Fairs-Festivals

08/20/2017

Time: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Benefit for Life Pickleball Tournament

Be a part of the competitive fun at the Benefit for Life Pickleball Tournament!

Type of Event:

Fundraiser
Sports-Recreation

Stella's Lounge
53 Commerce Ave Sw
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/21/2017

Time: 8:30pm-11:30pm

The Drunken Retort

Grand Rapids Premier weekly art showcase. 14 Open Slots for ANY talent, and nationally touring poets featuring twice a month.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Pine Rest Campus Clinic
300 68th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548

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08/21/2017

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Adult Healthy Living Group

Struggling with depression, anxiety, or other mood regulation problems? We can help.

Type of Event: Meetings

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/21/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/21/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Museum
272 Pearl Street, NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Map

08/21/2017

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

The Eclipse Party

The GRPM is hosting a special Eclipse Party complete with hands-on activities, safe eclipse viewing and more between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

San Chez Bistro
38 W. Fulton St.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/21/2017

Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Painting and Pinot: Forge a Fake

Sip wine and paint while a local artist leads a demonstration to help you create a copy of a famous painting (for your personal use only of course).

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Pine Rest Northeast Clinic
3225 N. Evergreen Drive NE, Suite 301
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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08/22/2017

Time: 9am - 10:30am

Adult Healthy Living Group

Struggling with depression, anxiety, or other mood regulation problems? We can help.

Type of Event: Meetings

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/22/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/22/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/23/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/23/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Highland Group
645 Cherry St SE # 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Map

08/24/2017

Time: 5:30 PM- 7:30 PM

Measure What Matters Mixer - August

Gather with fellow community members and decision makers to discuss how to use business as a force for good.

Type of Event: Meetings

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services
300 68th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548

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08/24/2017

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Family and Youth Recovery Group

This group provides recovery skills for family and youth.

Type of Event: Meetings

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/24/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/24/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/24/2017

Time: 7:00PM

Heart and Soul

Heart and Soul, a concert to benefit Family Outreach Center

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Fundraiser

Grand Rapids Public Library - Main Branch
111 Library Street NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/24/2017

Time: 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Giving the Gift of Life: Fact vs. Fiction

Learn about the organ, tissue, and eye donation process in our state and nation.

Type of Event: Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/25/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/25/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/25/2017

Time: 10:00 am

Community Education Volunteer

"Looking to share your love of reading? Hoping to give back to the Grand Rapids community? Sigh up for an orientation session with the Literacy Center of West Michigan's Adult Tutoring...

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/26/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/26/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/27/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/27/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Stella's Lounge
53 Commerce Ave Sw
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Map

08/28/2017

Time: 8:30pm-11:30pm

The Drunken Retort

Grand Rapids Premier weekly art showcase. 14 Open Slots for ANY talent, and nationally touring poets featuring twice a month.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Pine Rest Campus Clinic
300 68th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548

Map

08/28/2017

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Adult Healthy Living Group

Struggling with depression, anxiety, or other mood regulation problems? We can help.

Type of Event: Meetings

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/28/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/28/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Pine Rest Northeast Clinic
3225 N. Evergreen Drive NE, Suite 301
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Map

08/29/2017

Time: 9am - 10:30am

Adult Healthy Living Group

Struggling with depression, anxiety, or other mood regulation problems? We can help.

Type of Event: Meetings

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/29/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/29/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/30/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/30/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/30/2017

Time: 4-6 PM

ADA Celebration

The ADA Celebration is a community event to celebrate the 27th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). There will be entertainment, food, as well as community...

Type of Event:

Fairs-Festivals
Rally-Causes

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services
300 68th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548

Map

08/31/2017

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Family and Youth Recovery Group

This group provides recovery skills for family and youth.

Type of Event: Meetings

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/31/2017

Summer Reading Challenge

For kids 18 and under: Free summer-long program to get rewarded for reading.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library - All Branches Grand Rapids, MI

08/31/2017

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Adult summer reading program.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
303 Pearl St NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Map

08/31/2017

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Ford After Five: An Evening with the Duke

An Evening with the Duke (Music by The John Shea Quartet)

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment