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Local theatre's modern rock musical engages with hilarious chaos, neuroses

Submitted 07-21-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

Circle Theatre presents FIRST DATE, a 90-min modern rock musical at Aquinas College Performing Arts Center on July 14 – 30th.


Local clubhouse supporting people with mental illness hosts annual craft show

Submitted 07-05-2016 under NEWS

The 2016 Sheldon House Craft and Vendor Show will be on Saturday, July 9 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Catholic Central High School.


Disability Advocates of Kent County throws Celebrate Ability Picnic

Submitted 06-28-2016 under NONPROFITS

Join us July 26 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Kentwood Branch of Kent District Library to celebrate the 26th Anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the 35th Anniversary of Disability Advocates of Kent County!


GoSite provides space for conversation, interaction

Submitted 06-28-2016 under PLACE-MATTERS

GoSite first opened its doors a little more than a year ago in the front corner of the Grand Rapids Art Museum to welcome visitors and provide a unique way of curating an experience of Grand Rapids that gives visitors a local's perspective.


Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters Announces 2016 Annual Fund Drive

Submitted 06-24-2016 under NONPROFITS

GLCL is pleased to announce the kick-off of its Annual Fund Drive for 2016, designed to encourage donations to the general operating fund for GLCL.


Downtown wants ideas for reimagining Calder Plaza

Submitted 06-21-2016 under PLACE-MATTERS

The City of Grand Rapids, Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. and Kent County will host the first public meeting on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 to discuss an effort to re-envision Calder Plaza.


Eastown's Bizarre Bazaar expands, hosts more vendors

Submitted 06-21-2016 under NEWS

Eastown's annual Bizarre Bazaar to be held Saturday, June 25, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Experience a front row seat for the fireworks at the Grand Rapids Public Museum

Submitted 06-21-2016 under NEWS

The Grand Rapid Public Museum is now selling tickets for its annual Independence Day fundraising event, Front Row for the Fireworks on Saturday, July 2, 2016.


'Hark Up with the Down Home Horns' to headline at Covenant Village of the Great Lakes

Submitted 06-20-2016 under NONPROFITS

Join Covenant Village of the Great Lakes for an old-fashioned Tent Revival Meeting with gospel music provided by Hark Up with the Down Home Horns.


Rumour has it (and learns from it) in Pigeon Creek Shakespeare's "School for Scandal"

Submitted 06-19-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

The Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company presents Richard Sheridan’s “School for Scandal” at the Dog Story Theater (7 Jefferson SE in Grand Rapids) June 24 and 25 at 8 p.m. and June 26 at 3 p.m.