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Grand Rapids Children's Museum

GRCM joins Museums for All, helping low-income families to play together

by Grand Rapids Children's Museum (Grand Rapids Ch...)

Submitted 02-06-2017 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Children’s Museum announced that it has joined Museums for All, a signature access program of the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to encourage families of...

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Family of artists creates city-wide game of 'I Spy' for ArtPrize Eight

by Carly Schweppe (carly.schweppe)

Submitted 09-26-2016 under NEWS

At this year’s ArtPrize, there are 171 venues with 1,453 entries. Art is displayed in galleries and museums. It’s in coffee shops, restaurants, banks and hospitals. It’s on bridges, at the corners of streets and in parks. Art can...

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Museums ready for exploration with Free-4-All Sunday

by Deleon Miner (deeMiner_b)

Submitted 04-21-2015 under LOCAL LIFE

On Sunday, April 26, five of Grand Rapid's museums will be free to the public from noon to 5 p.m. The event is funded by Amway and features free general admission to the Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids Children's Museum, Grand Rapids...

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Not All Heroes Wear Capes: Celebrate Community Heroes!

by Grand Rapids Public Library (grpl)

Submitted 04-14-2015 under

Come talk to the real-life heroes that live and work in Grand Rapids. Explore the vehicles and tools they use in their work on display in the streets in front of the Main Library and the Grand Rapids Children’s Museum. Grand Rapids Fire and...

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Museum Free 4 All returns April 21

by Holly Bechiri (Holly)

Submitted 04-01-2013 under NEWS

The Grand Rapids Art Museum (GRAM), Grand Rapids Children's Museum, Grand Rapids Public Museum and Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum has collaborated to provide a day of free admission to all four museums.  This year, presenting sponsor...

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The Grand Rapids Children's Museum celebrates Earth Day

by Alita Kelly (kellyalita)

Submitted 04-20-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Looking for a way to get youngsters involved and excited about celebrating Mother Earth this Earth Day weekend? Today, April 20, children can enjoy hands-on activities and child-conscious approaches to environmental learning at the Grand Rapids...

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Local creatives devote efforts to Children's Museum branding

by Jordan Jessen (Jordan Jessen)

Submitted 12-12-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

"The website and logo were in desperate need of help. I'll admit it was very 90's looking,"said Megan Myers, Marketing and PR Manager at the Grand Rapids Children's Museum. The Grand Rapids Children's Museum (GRCM) had...

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In studio: Grand Rapids Children's Museum

by WYCE Radio 88.1 FM (WYCE)

Submitted 04-09-2010 under NONPROFITS

This week, Catalyst Radio speaks with Robert Dean, Executive Director of the Grand Rapids Children's Museum. Music featured in the show comes from local musician Ken Bierschbach, with "Hey Brother" from his recent release, Brand New...

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