The Rapidian

Grand Rapids

Finding my role in the fight for equity

by (Urban Core Coll...)

Submitted 05-22-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

This article has been written by Kendra Avila. Kendra Avila, originally from Soddy Daisy, Tennessee moved to Grand Rapids in 2015 for an internship, with no intentions of staying more than a few months.  Three years later, she now...

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In Season: May 19, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-19-2018 under NONPROFITS

We're also really excited for our Rummage Sale Event TOMORROW from 12p-4p! Members from our community + neighborhood will be selling their new or second-hand goods at the Market! We'll have food, games, and music, so feel free to bring a...

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In Season: May 11, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-11-2018 under NONPROFITS

For our second Saturday of our Main Market Season, we have a full market of vendors for your shopping pleasure! We also have Corey + Steve from Good Sweet Earth here to teach kids (and adults!) how healthy soil works to give you healthy plants. You...

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In Season: May 5, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-05-2018 under NONPROFITS

Come say hi to your favorite vendors + shop outside while enjoying the sunshine and company of family + friends! We're open until 3 and have activities, educational opportunities, food trucks, and live music! Our vendors have an ABUNDANCE of...

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Photo slideshow: Marching in support of drivers licenses for all

by (jproth1)

Submitted 05-04-2018 under NEWS

More than 1,000 people showed up at Roosevelt Park on May 1, 2018, to march from the park to Grand Rapids City Hall in support of immigration rights. “Today is International Workers Day, we are marching for the protection, dignity and respect of the...

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In Season: April 27, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 04-28-2018 under NONPROFITS

We are also hosting our Annual Spring Clean-Up this afternoon, from 1p-4p, directly following our Winter Market! If you'd like to help out the Market + volunteer with us, we would sincerely appreciate any helping hands! We've provided a link...

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Palatte Coffee and Art: A new twist on the classic art gallery

by (taylor.welton)

Submitted 04-25-2018 under LOCAL LIFE

Just down the street from the Grand Rapids Art Museum is the café, Palatte Coffee and Art. As customers step into the coffee shop their eyes will be drawn to the artwork that hangs on the walls, including paintings, sculptures, photographs, and...

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In Season: April 21, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 04-21-2018 under NONPROFITS

Today is an exciting day for the Market, as we just launched our new website! If you're looking for specific vendors, we will do our best to update our Current Vendors page on our website to reflect the vendors who are attending! We also have a...

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In Season: April 14, 2018

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 04-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Although the weather isn't preferable for outdoor shopping, we still have a great selection of Michigan-grown and made produce and food! Check out the list below for today's selection! Apples  Bread Cold Pressed Juice Dairy products (...

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Support local farmers while adding fresh vegetables to your diet

by (jproth1)

Submitted 04-10-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a distinctive model to support diversified, small scaled vegetable growers. The idea is that people buy into a share of the farm at the beginning of the season. Instead of money dividends, your dividends are...

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