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Arts

South Division: Past and present through the lens of art

by Avenue for the Arts (AvenuefortheArts)

Submitted 06-20-2017 under NONPROFITS

When you first walk into Sanctuary Folk Art, you are immediately surrounded by an explosion of color as you first take in the amazing variety of art lining every inch of possible space on the wall. While the gallery hosts up to 40 different artists...

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Local tuition-free pharmacy technician program accepting applications

by West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology (wmcat)

Submitted 06-15-2017 under NONPROFITS

Have you received your high school diploma or General Education Development (GED)? Do you live in Kent County, receive some form of public assistance, and have no record of a felony? Are you looking for a meaningful career that can give you income...

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Division Avenue Arts Collective is back with all-ages summer programming

by Mariah Cowsert (mariahcaitlin)

Submitted 05-12-2017 under NEWS

After attending the first meeting back at the space, Kylee Preseau and Charity Klein Lytle, board members for the DAAC, talked to me about the history of the space, getting involved, and what it means to them. What does the DAAC do and how long has...

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WMCAT offers training for adults and teens with an emphasis in arts and technology

by GRTV (GRTV)

Submitted 04-27-2017 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s segment of GRTV’s NPO Showcase Daniel Williams, Executive Director of the West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology (WMCAT) discusses some of the organization's opportunities for adults and teens to further their...

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Aquinas College spring play opens cast to community members to promote social change

by Brittany Devon (brittany.devon)

Submitted 03-29-2017 under LOCAL LIFE

Randy Wyatt has directed over 60 productions. "Love and Information" has a large cast and the casting process was opened up to community members. This play ties in to spreading the word about Aquinas’ new major, Theatre for Social...

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Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters Announces 2016 Annual Fund Drive

by Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters (GLCL)

Submitted 06-24-2016 under NONPROFITS

Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters Announces 2016 Annual Fund Drive Grand Rapids, MI – Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters (GLCL) is pleased to announce the kick-off of its Annual Fund Drive for 2016, designed to encourage donations to the...

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Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters Announces 2016 Annual Fund Drive

by Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters (GLCL)

Submitted 06-24-2016 under NONPROFITS

Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters Announces 2016 Annual Fund Drive Grand Rapids, MI – Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters (GLCL) is pleased to announce the kick-off of its Annual Fund Drive for 2016, designed to encourage donations to the...

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Heritage Theatre Group Summer Season 2016: Much Ado About Nothing

by The Heritage Theatre Group (Heritage Theatr...)

Submitted 05-31-2016 under

Heritage Theatre Group Summer Season 2016 Presents: Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare Location: GRCC Spectrum Theater Mainstage 160 Fountain NE Grand Rapids, MI 49503 August 11, 12, and 13 at 8pm August 18, 19, and 20 at 8pm In this...

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New Community Media Center club unites lovers of film

by Briana Urena-Ravelo (Briana)

Submitted 05-27-2016 under NONPROFITS

On Wednesday, I joined a small group of movie and media lovers and a handful of fellow CMC employees in the Koning Micro-Cinema inside of Wealthy Theatre to watch Rouben Mamoulian's pre-Code era film "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" for...

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Local First Street Party

by Local First (Local First)

Submitted 04-14-2016 under

The Local First Street Party, presented by Founders Brewing Co., is returning for its 13th year. Get ready to dance, eat, drink, listen, and create at this celebration of local food, music, and beer. This year will feature a wide array of talented...

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