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

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03/27/2017

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

Grand Rapids Public Library Grand Rapids, MI

03/27/2017

One Book, One City for Kids

One Book, One City for Kids is an annual reading program that encourages all 5th graders in the city to read and discuss the same book.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

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

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03/27/2017

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: Meetings

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

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03/27/2017

Time: 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Spanish Family 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: Meetings

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

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03/27/2017

Time: all day

Creatures of Light

Creatures of Light is a interactive exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum featuring creatures that use bio luminescence!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

03/27/2017

Time: 7-8:30pm

The Women of Easter: Mary of Bethany, Mary of Nazareth, and Mary Magdalene

Book Discussion let by Cathy Hoekstra You’re about to meet three women named Mary, each of whom has a life-changing encounter with Jesus. Mary of Bethany prepares the way for the Lord’s burial when...

Type of Event: Lectures

03/27/2017

Crooked Goose Oberon Release Party!

Let's toast to summer and drink away to warmer weather with the release of Bell's Oberon! Join us at Crooked Goose on 3/27 from 5-8pm for your first taste of summer. Enjoy delicious food,...

Type of Event: Fundraiser

Grand Rapids Public Library Grand Rapids, MI

03/28/2017

One Book, One City for Kids

One Book, One City for Kids is an annual reading program that encourages all 5th graders in the city to read and discuss the same book.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

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

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03/28/2017

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Pajama Time for Toddlers

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...

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Arts-Entertainment
Meetings

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

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03/28/2017

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Pajama Time for Toddlers

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
Meetings

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

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03/28/2017

Time: 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: Meetings

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

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03/28/2017

Time: 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Pajama Time for Families

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: Meetings

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

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03/28/2017

Time: all day

Creatures of Light

Creatures of Light is a interactive exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum featuring creatures that use bio luminescence!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

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

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03/28/2017

Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Cooking Matters

In partnership with the YMCA, the library is pleased to offer Cooking Matters, a six-week nutritional education program that fights hunger by teaching families how to make healthy food choices on a...

Type of Event: Meetings

Aquinas College, Wege Student Center, Ballroom
1700 Fulton Street E
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

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03/28/2017

Time: 12:30 pm

Aquinas College Lecture Series: “The Last Lecture”

Aquinas College Lecture Series: “The Last Lecture”

Type of Event: Lectures

St. Paul's Episcopal Church
1006 Third Street
Muskegon, MI 49440

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03/28/2017

Time: 12pm

GVSU Chamber Orchestra with Professor Mahave-Veglia, cello soloist in Muskegon

GVSU cello professor, Dr. Pablo Mahave-Veglia will perform Haydn's Cello Concerto in C with the GVSU Chamber Orchestra, Henry Duitman, conductor.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library Grand Rapids, MI

03/29/2017

One Book, One City for Kids

One Book, One City for Kids is an annual reading program that encourages all 5th graders in the city to read and discuss the same book.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

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

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03/29/2017

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: Meetings

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

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03/29/2017

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: Meetings

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

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03/29/2017

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: Meetings

03/29/2017

Time: 6:30-8:30pm

Adult Confirmation Preparation: Receiving the Gift of the Holy Spirit

Our Adult Confirmation program, offered in collaboration with other local parishes, is designed to help you come to a deeper understanding of how the Holy Spirit works in your life and in the life of...

Type of Event: Lectures

03/29/2017

Time: 7:30-8:30pm

Divorce Support Group

A ten-week series offered for all who are divorced or are in the process of becoming divorced. Led by those who have gone through the process themselves, these support groups provide a pathway to...

Type of Event: Lectures

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

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03/29/2017

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: Meetings

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

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03/29/2017

Time: all day

Creatures of Light

Creatures of Light is a interactive exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum featuring creatures that use bio luminescence!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Western Michigan University-Grand Rapids Downtown
200 Ionia Ave SW
Grand Rapids 49503

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03/29/2017

Time: 11:00 am to 2:30 pm

WMU Grand Rapids Downtown-MBA Open House

Learn more about our MBA program.

Type of Event: Meetings

03/29/2017

Time: 1-2:45pm

The Journey - My Encounter with the Community of Jesus

How close do you feel to Jesus Christ? Do you feel you have met him? Personally? Intimately? Have you sensed his call to be his disciple, to follow in his steps? The Journey is a six-week Lenten...

Type of Event: Lectures

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

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03/29/2017

Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Introduction to Finding Grants for Nonprofits

Designed for beginner fundraisers, this brief course shows how your organization can identify potential funders and prepare to seek grants.

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Lectures
Meetings

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

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03/29/2017

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Brown Bag Lunch & Learn: Impact of Tax Policy on Nonprofits

Join Kyle Caldwell and John Schneider as they explore the various policy changes that will be proposed by the Trump Administration, and how nonprofits and funders should prepare for the possible...

Type of Event: Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library Grand Rapids, MI

03/30/2017

One Book, One City for Kids

One Book, One City for Kids is an annual reading program that encourages all 5th graders in the city to read and discuss the same book.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

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

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03/30/2017

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: Meetings

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

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03/30/2017

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Pre-Reading Classes for Kids

Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their preschoolers, ages 3 to 5, to 45-minute classes featuring literacy-rich activities such as interactive storytelling using puppets, dramatic play, and...

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Meetings

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

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03/30/2017

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: Meetings

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

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03/30/2017

Time: all day

Creatures of Light

Creatures of Light is a interactive exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum featuring creatures that use bio luminescence!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

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

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03/30/2017

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Getting Started with Lynda.com

Need advanced-level help with Excel? Want to learn how to use new Adobe software? Interested in travel photography? With Lynda.com and your library card, you can pick up a new hobby or begin training...

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Lectures
Meetings

Aquinas College, the Moose Café, Cook Carriage House
1700 Fulton Street E
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

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03/30/2017

Time: 7:30 pm

Spring Jazz Night

Spring Jazz Night

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Johnson Center for Philanthropy
201 Front Ave SW Second floor
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

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03/30/2017

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Team Engagement Strategies: A Workshop for Executive Directors

This interactive workshop will inspire and invigorate executive directors. We'll explore techniques to help you lead through thoughtful delegation, use best practices to manage board relations,...

Type of Event: Lectures

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

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03/30/2017

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Team Engagement Strategies: A Workshop for Executive Directors

A thought provoking course for nonprofit executives on how to be more proactive and not reactive in your leadership strategies

Type of Event: Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library Grand Rapids, MI

03/31/2017

One Book, One City for Kids

One Book, One City for Kids is an annual reading program that encourages all 5th graders in the city to read and discuss the same book.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

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

Map

03/31/2017

Time: all day

Creatures of Light

Creatures of Light is a interactive exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum featuring creatures that use bio luminescence!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Large Dance Studio, Performing Arts Center, GVSU Allendale Campus

03/31/2017

Time: 7:30pm

GVSU New Music Ensemble Concert

The New Music Ensemble performs a concert curated by retiring Professor John Schuster-Craig.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment