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3 days 13 hours

Items to Watch:

  • Apricots
  • Peaches
  • Mushrooms

Produce:

  • Apples (Lodi & Pristine)
  • Apricots...
4 days 9 hours

Learn the art of aging gracefully when Shelley Irwin, host and producer of the WGVU Morning Show, presents an inspiring talk at Covenant Village of the Great Lakes on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at 1...

4 days 13 hours

Host Jessica Gladden speaks with Amy Rotter, Community Relations Coordinator for Michigan Blood, about the ongoing urgent need for blood donation and the upcoming WYCE Blood Drive on July 28th....

4 days 13 hours

Local First will co-host a “Small Giants” book discussion on Tuesday, Aug. 1 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at independent book...

4 days 14 hours

Directed by Fred Sebulske and William Schutte, “A Chorus Line” tells the story of several hopeful dancers as they audition for a role in the chorus of an upcoming Broadway show led by...

5 days 9 hours

This summer, Grand Rapids will live up to its well-deserved moniker once again, as the city plays host to the first annual Beer City Pro-Am Cup. Twenty area breweries have stepped up to compete,...

6 days 9 hours
Events, jazz, JazzFest

GRandJazzFest volunteer, board member and longtime City of Grand Rapids resident Molly Klimas will be the first one to say, “I didn’t know much about jazz – or even if I liked it...

6 days 14 hours

If you are an artist or a writer, you’ve probably heard this one piece of advice from a mentor at some point in your life: find a community. What people don’t always tell you is...

6 days 14 hours

Seemingly contrasting themes of tradition and modernity are critical to the work of Ai Weiwei. The Chinese-born artist and activist is internationally heralded as one of the most important...

1 week 3 days

ABBA has sold nearly 500 million records since the band emerged from Sweden in the north of Europe to take the world by storm.

At Thursday’s opening of the ...

1 week 3 days

Items to Watch:

  • Cauliflower
  • Fresly Baked Breads
  • Blueberries

Produce:

  • Basil
  • Beans (Green &...
1 week 4 days

In addition to fresh, local produce and cottage kitchen goodies, the Southeast Area Farmers’ Market is hosting cooking demos the...

1 week 6 days

It's summertime and there's lots to do at the CMC!

Feeling the Beat with GRTV, the Education Department and the Deaf and Hard of Hearing School...

1 week 6 days

ABBA, one of the all-time best-selling acts in pop/rock, never officially disbanded.

ABBA songwriters Benny Anderson and Björn Ulvaeus both say recent...

1 week 6 days

We generally don’t think about a cause or a different lifestyle unless we are personally going through it or living it. Unless, of course, someone close to us is experiencing the situation....

1 week 6 days

When talking to Deavondre Jones and hearing him speak about his past or his plans for the future, his fervor and drive are infectious. It makes sense that at 23, he has already developed a company...

2 weeks 10 hours

There is an area of the Grand Rapids Community Media Center and GRTV that you may have never heard of, but could provide you...

2 weeks 14 hours

Join us today, Monday, July 10 at 5 p.m. on LiveWire, Comcast Cable 24 for tonight's...

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On Friday, July 14th, support animals in need by attending the first-ever Kitten Cabana Adoption Event hosted by the Humane Society...

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It’s hard to believe that some children, especially those living in urban areas, have never experienced Michigan’s great outdoors.

“Every day is a wonderful day for me...

2 weeks 4 days

For Immigrant Heritage Month, I asked several friends and connections who immigrated to Grand Rapids to share a little about their heritage. The goal of this endeavor is to help ...

2 weeks 5 days

We all carry within us a purpose, which gives us pride in everything we are a part of. That pride is especially present in the cities we work, live, and play in. The skylines we regularly see,...

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Hope Community is dedicated to meeting the housing needs of homeless women and their minor children. The program is administered by the Grand Rapids Housing Commission. Hope...

2 weeks 5 days

We’ve entered one of Michigan’s most magical seasons. Michigan summers are the perfect time for exploration, new activities and, most importantly, fun! Fortunately for Grand...

2 weeks 5 days

The Grand Rapids Public Museum will be opening its doors free of charge on...

3 weeks 3 days

Grand Rapids Comic-Con released a list of the celebrities booked thus far for this coming fall's 2017 palooza of geekery, and it's shaping up to be the convention's most exciting...

3 weeks 3 days

The day starts at the CMC Education Annex, 1110 Wealthy St. SE, where you may choose from two hands-on workshops:

1.       Animators Workshop I:...