The Rapidian

Place Matters.

Kiran Sood Patel
4 days 15 hours ago
This month, Grand Rapids area students Maeve Wilbourn and Aliya Hall had the opportunity to travel to San Francisco to attend the International Congress of Youth Voices as student delegates. The young women were attending as representatives of Grand Rapids Creative Youth Center. The Creative Youth Center offers after school creative writing programming to Grand Rapids youth aged 6-18 at no cost to families. At the conference, the young women had the opportunity to meet authors, guest speakers, activists and writers from around the world. The list of those present include Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Khaled Hosseini, Jose Antonio Vargas and Dave... More
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Molly Klimas
3 weeks 4 days ago
The festival is August 18-19, 2018. Three-hour shifts are available to assist in presenting this event to the community. All volunteers will receive a t-shirt, bottled water and the opportunity to help put on this free public event in the community. More