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09/25/2016

Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

LifeFest Youth Rally

LifeFest Youth Rally is a great night for teens!

Type of Event:

Fairs-Festivals
Rally-Causes

09/25/2016

Time: 3 p.m.

Grand Rapids Symphony's "The Piano Men"

Hear songs of Billy Joel and Elton John in the Grand Rapids Symphony's "Piano Men"

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Aquinas College
1607 Robinson Rd. SE
Grand Rapids , MI 49506

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09/25/2016

Time: 3:00 pm

“Fall Experience” a Concert featuring all Music Ensembles

“Fall Experience” a Concert featuring all Music Ensembles

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St., NE
Grand Rapids 49503

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09/25/2016

ArtPrize Reading Room

The ArtPrize Reading Room features hundreds of art books from the library’s collection: everything from the history of art, famous artists, art techniques, photography, textiles, local art and more. ...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St, NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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09/26/2016

Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Exploring Social Media and Email

The Internet and social media have made it easier than ever to keep in touch with friends and family. Beginning with a brief introduction to email, this class will teach you how to communicate with...

Type of Event: Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St, NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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09/26/2016

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm

Pre-Reading Classes for Babies

Parents and caregivers are invited to introduce their babies, birth through 18 months, to music, movement, and language in these 30-minute classes designed just for their specific developmental...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, West Leonard Branch
1017 Leonard St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

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09/26/2016

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Pajama Time!

Get cozy in your pajamas, grab your favorite stuffed animal or blanket, and come to the library for a special bedtime event. Listen to stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out before bed. Great...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Branch
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids 49503

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09/26/2016

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Pajama Time!

Get cozy in your pajamas, grab your favorite stuffed animal or blanket, and come to the library for a special bedtime event. Listen to stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out before bed. Great...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St., NE
Grand Rapids 49503

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09/26/2016

ArtPrize Reading Room

The ArtPrize Reading Room features hundreds of art books from the library’s collection: everything from the history of art, famous artists, art techniques, photography, textiles, local art and more. ...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St, NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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09/27/2016

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Pre-Reading Classes for Toddlers

Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their energetic toddlers, ages 18 months to 3 years, to 30-minute classes featuring hands-on, literacy-rich activities including stories, songs with...

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Coppercraft Distillery
184 120th Avenue
Holland, MI 49423

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09/27/2016

Time: 6:00 - 8:30 PM

Lakeshore Fork Fest

Come join us and other community members at Coppercraft Distillery for the Lakeshore Fork Fest!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Yankee Clipper Branch
2025 Leonard NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49505

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09/27/2016

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Pajama Time!

Get cozy in your pajamas, grab your favorite stuffed animal or blanket, and come to the library for a special bedtime event. Listen to stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out before bed. Great...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Seymour Branch
2350 Eastern SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

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09/27/2016

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Pajama Time!

Get cozy in your pajamas, grab your favorite stuffed animal or blanket, and come to the library for a special bedtime event. Listen to stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out before bed. Great...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St., NE
Grand Rapids 49503

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09/27/2016

ArtPrize Reading Room

The ArtPrize Reading Room features hundreds of art books from the library’s collection: everything from the history of art, famous artists, art techniques, photography, textiles, local art and more. ...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Literacy Center of West Michigan
1120 Monroe Ave., N.W. - Suite #240
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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09/28/2016

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Volunteer Tutor Orientation

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

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St, NE
Grand Rapids 49503

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09/28/2016

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

How to Use the Library to Write a Business Plan

Do you have a great idea for a business? Take the first step to starting your own: write a business plan!

Type of Event: Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, Yankee Clipper Branch
2025 Leonard NE
Grand Rapids 49505

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09/28/2016

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Pre-Reading Classes for Babies

Parents and caregivers are invited to introduce their babies, birth through 18 months, to music, movement, and language in these 30-minute classes designed just for their specific developmental...

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, West Leonard Branch
1017 Leonard NW
Grand Rapids 49504

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09/28/2016

Time: 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Pre-Reading Classes for Babies

Parents and caregivers are invited to introduce their babies, birth through 18 months, to music, movement, and language in these 30-minute classes designed just for their specific developmental...

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, Seymour Branch
2350 Eastern SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

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09/28/2016

Time: 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Pre-Reading Classes for Toddlers

Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their energetic toddlers, ages 18 months to 3 years, to 30-minute classes featuring hands-on, literacy-rich activities including stories, songs with...

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Branch
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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09/28/2016

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Speak to a Geek

Are your relatives tired of you asking for computer help? Are you hoping to boost your resume with new computer skills? The library offers individual assistance in learning: Basic Computers, Basic...

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Meetings

Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
201 Front Ave. Sw, 200
Grand Rapids 49504

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09/28/2016

Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm

Free Brown Bag Lunch & Learn Series // Continuous Improvement for Social Change

We are going to explore how nonprofits are harnessing, coaching, and strengthening their "theory of change" to provide better program services in a fun interactive way.

Type of Event: Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St., NE
Grand Rapids 49503

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09/28/2016

ArtPrize Reading Room

The ArtPrize Reading Room features hundreds of art books from the library’s collection: everything from the history of art, famous artists, art techniques, photography, textiles, local art and more. ...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Seymour Branch
2350 Eastern SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

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09/29/2016

Time: 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Pre-Reading Classes for Babies

Parents and caregivers are invited to introduce their babies, birth through 18 months, to music, movement, and language in these 30-minute classes designed just for their specific developmental...

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, West Leonard Branch
1017 Leonard NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

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09/29/2016

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Pre-Reading Classes for Toddlers

Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their energetic toddlers, ages 18 months to 3 years, to 30-minute classes featuring hands-on, literacy-rich activities including stories, songs with...

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters (GLCL)
758 Wealthy St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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09/29/2016

Time: 6:30 pm

Writers Under 30: Feedback Reading

Listen to and give feedback on young writers' work.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St., NE
Grand Rapids 49503

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09/29/2016

ArtPrize Reading Room

The ArtPrize Reading Room features hundreds of art books from the library’s collection: everything from the history of art, famous artists, art techniques, photography, textiles, local art and more. ...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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09/29/2016

Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Racism in GR Community Conversation

#RacisminGR Community Conversation is a series of dialogues for community members to discuss and reflect on experiences with racism, bias, and inequity in Grand Rapids. Hosted by Partners for a...

Type of Event: Meetings

09/29/2016

Time: 6 to 8 p.m.

WMU Alumni Social - Grand Rapids Art Prize

Alumni Social

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters
758 Wealthy St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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09/30/2016

Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Writers Under 30: Imagination Station

For young writers, a casual workshop to inspire writing.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library
111 Library St., NE
Grand Rapids 49503

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09/30/2016

ArtPrize Reading Room

The ArtPrize Reading Room features hundreds of art books from the library’s collection: everything from the history of art, famous artists, art techniques, photography, textiles, local art and more. ...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment