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Author Visit: Tobin Buhk

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Submitted 06-08-2015 under

Local author Tobin T. Buhk will share stories of murder and mayhem involving a prominent West Michigan family. His latest book Poisoning the Pecks examines the murder plot that Arthur Warren Waite attempted to execute in order to inherit his wife...

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Stepping into Silence with Eugenia Marve

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Submitted 06-08-2015 under

This introductory program is designed to enhance your life, focusing on your inner wisdom, clarity and intuition for personal achievement. Eugenia is an award-winning educator, international artist, motivational speaker and gifted Intuitive/Psychic...

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Life Underground: Work in Michigan's Historic Copper Mines

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Submitted 06-08-2015 under

So just what is the difference between a timberman and a lander? Michigan has a long history of underground mining. Thousands flocked to Michigan's “Copper Country” for paying work in its copper mines, and today people still visit...

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The Raptor Experience

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Submitted 06-08-2015 under

Have you seen an owl up close or wondered what makes a raptor such a flawless hunter? Lake Milton Raptor Education Center will bring several live birds of prey, including an eagle, hawk, falcon, owl and their handlers. Learn how these fine-tuned...

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Green Gold!

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Submitted 06-08-2015 under

Logging of the White Pine was Michigan's wealthiest and most important industry in the 19th century. Michigan's White Pine helped build the transcontinental railroad, towns and farms in the Midwest, rebuild Chicago after the Great Fire, and...

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Women of Color: Leading the Way in the Workplace

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Submitted 06-08-2015 under

This interactive panel discussion will feature women of color from our community with a range of experiences and voices. Panelists will share stories and talk about what it means to be a woman of color in the workplace. How do you find and work with...

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Impressive Bicycle Repair

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Submitted 06-08-2015 under

Do you have a bicycle that could use a tune up but don't know a spoke wrench from a tire lever? Spoke Folks is a bicycle co-op designed to make cycling accessible to everyone. This class will teach you everything you need to keep your bike in...

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Behind the Scenes at Gerald R. Ford International Airport

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Submitted 06-01-2015 under

Get an exclusive insider's tour of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport. As you ride along in comfort in the airport shuttle, airport staff will share stories and the history of the airport. See the airfields, fire department and terminal...

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Behind the Scenes at Gerald R. Ford International Airport

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Submitted 06-01-2015 under

Get an exclusive insider's tour of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport. As you ride along in comfort in the airport shuttle, airport staff will share stories and the history of the airport. See the airfields, fire department and terminal...

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Introduction to Archery

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Submitted 06-01-2015 under

When is the last time you got to shoot a bow and arrow? In this class, led by a USA Archery certified instructor, you'll get an introduction to archery, including range safety, basic equipment, shooting stance and form, and shot execution....

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