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Pilgrim Manor Retirement Community
2000 Leonard NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505

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08/22/2014

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Free Healthy Aging Educational Series

Join Pilgrim Manor for a FREE Healthy Aging Educational Series that will be held every other Friday from 10:30-11:30am, beginning October 4th, 2013. We are inviting anyone interested in discussion...

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Lectures
Meetings

The Grand Rapids Art Museum
101 Monroe Center NW
Grand Rapids , MI 49503

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08/22/2014

Time: Monday: Closed, TUE, WED, FRI 10 am - 5:00 pm, THUR 10 am - 9:00 pm, SUN noon - 5:00 pm

Michigan Modern: Design That Shaped America

When Michigan’s industry and design intertwined, Michigan became an epicenter of modern design, with visionaries statewide turning from the simple generation of products to design that rippled...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/22/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/22/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

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Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, Madison Square Branch
1201 Madison SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

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08/22/2014

Time: 3 pm

Mad Scientist Workshop: Build a Terrarium

You’ll learn what it takes to make an ecosystem work and create a mini-habitat.

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Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

08/22/2014

Bernar Venet Exhibit at Frederick Meijer Gardens

Frederick Meijer Gardens is hosting a Bernar Venet exhibit from July 11 through October 31.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/22/2014

Time: 10am-11am

Mommy & Me in the Greenhouse

Moms with children ages 0-5, come spend the morning enjoying our greenhouse.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/22/2014

Time: 6pm-8:30pm

Couples: Summer Harvest

It's prime time to harvest from your garden!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Centre Pointe " A Community of Innate Healing Arts"
1440 Wealthy St SE Suite B
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

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08/22/2014

Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Free Community Event with the Zulu Birth Project

Free Community Event with the Zulu Birth Project

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Arts-Entertainment
Lectures
Meetings
Rally-Causes

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/22/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

The Grand Rapids Art Museum
101 Monroe Center NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/23/2014

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm every Saturday

GRAMStudio: Drop-in Family Saturdays

Look.Discover.Create

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

The Grand Rapids Art Museum
101 Monroe Center NW
Grand Rapids , MI 49503

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08/23/2014

Time: Monday: Closed, TUE, WED, FRI 10 am - 5:00 pm, THUR 10 am - 9:00 pm, SUN noon - 5:00 pm

Michigan Modern: Design That Shaped America

When Michigan’s industry and design intertwined, Michigan became an epicenter of modern design, with visionaries statewide turning from the simple generation of products to design that rippled...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/23/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/23/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

08/23/2014

Time: 10-11am

Chefs at the Market

Local chefs demonstrate recipes made from fresh produce or local food from the Market.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/23/2014

Time: 10am-12pm

Family: Apple-rageous

Kid-friendly, apple inspired recipes!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/23/2014

Time: 11am-1pm

Greenhouse: All About Herbs (Drop In)

Greenhouse: All About Herbs

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/23/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

The Grand Rapids Art Museum
101 Monroe Center NW
Grand Rapids , MI 49503

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08/24/2014

Time: Monday: Closed, TUE, WED, FRI 10 am - 5:00 pm, THUR 10 am - 9:00 pm, SUN noon - 5:00 pm

Michigan Modern: Design That Shaped America

When Michigan’s industry and design intertwined, Michigan became an epicenter of modern design, with visionaries statewide turning from the simple generation of products to design that rippled...

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/24/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/24/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Fulton Street ARTisans Market
1147 E. Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI

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08/24/2014

Time: 11:00 - 3:00pm

Fulton Street ARTisans Market

Sunday ARTisans Market at the Farmers Market

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/24/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Stella's Lounge
63 Commerce
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

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08/25/2014

Time: 9:15 PM

"The Drunken Retort"

The BEST weekly free show in Grand Rapids, 100% about voice, and expression! An ALL talent (acoustic) Open Mic!

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures
Rally-Causes

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/25/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/25/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

08/25/2014

Time: 9:00pm - 12am

"The Drunken Retort" Songwriter-Comedian-Poetry Open Mic

Do you love local art?! Well come see the BESt Open Mic in Grand Rapids! The largest community of Open Micers in the city, come join the fun! EVERY Monday!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/25/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

The Mix
2803 w michigan
Kalamazoo, MI 49009

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08/26/2014

Time: 9:00pm - 12am

Put UP or SHUT UP *Open Mic*

A singer songwriter, Spoken Word, Standup Comedy, and acoustic band Open Mic, with a comedy twist!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/26/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/26/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

08/26/2014

Time: 9pm-2am

Put UP or SHUT UP -Kalamazoo's premier Open Mic!!!

The best weekly FREE show in Kalamazoo! This is an open mic for Bands, Poets, Singers, and Musicians!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/26/2014

Time: 10-12pm

Kids at the Market

Free fun for kids, ages 2 to 10! Weekly activities, arts, crafts, sidewalk chalk, hula hoops, jump ropes, and more!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/26/2014

Time: 2-4pm

Open Paint at the GRCM

Open Paint time at the GRCM from 2-4 p.m. every Tuesday. Included with general admission.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/26/2014

Time: 6pm-8:30pm

Salsa-Canning Fiesta!

Learn to can a variety of salsas.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/26/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/27/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/27/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, West Side Branch
713 Bridge NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

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08/27/2014

Time: 10:30 am

Mayor's Book Club for Kids Kick-Off Party

Join us for stories and fun with Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell to kick off another great year of listening and learning!

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/27/2014

Time: 10am-2pm

Kids Simmer Camp: Neighborhood Picnic -Labor Day Fun

Neighborhood Picnic -Labor Day Fun

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Sports-Recreation

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/27/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

DeVos Center (on GVSU Pew Campus)
401 West Fulton St.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/28/2014

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

GVSU Downtown Toastmasters Club meeting

 

The GVSU Downtown Toastmasters Club teaches public speaking and leadership skills to students, faculty, administrators and professionals...

Type of Event: Meetings

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/28/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/28/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

08/28/2014

Time: 10am-2pm

Kids Simmer Camp: Neighborhood Picnic -Labor Day Fun

Neighborhood Picnic -Labor Day Fun

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Sports-Recreation

08/28/2014

Time: 5:30-7pm

Farmers Market Finds

Farmers Market Finds

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/28/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/29/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/29/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

Grand Rapids Public Library, Madison Square Branch
1201 Madison SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

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08/29/2014

Time: 3 pm

Mad Scientist Workshop: Science of Aromatherapy

Come experiment with different fragrances, and the making of skin care products.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

08/29/2014

Bernar Venet Exhibit at Frederick Meijer Gardens

Frederick Meijer Gardens is hosting a Bernar Venet exhibit from July 11 through October 31.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

08/29/2014

Time: 10am-11am

Mommy & Me in the Greenhouse

Moms with children ages 0-5, come spend the morning enjoying our greenhouse.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/29/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

The Grand Rapids Art Museum
101 Monroe Center NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/30/2014

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm every Saturday

GRAMStudio: Drop-in Family Saturdays

Look.Discover.Create

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/30/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/30/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

08/30/2014

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire

Maker Faire combines the traditional science fair with innovation and engineering capitalizing on the Maker movement for something entirely new.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Fairs-Festivals

08/30/2014

Time: 10-11am

Chefs at the Market

Local chefs demonstrate recipes made from fresh produce or local food from the Market.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/30/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/31/2014

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

All kids under 18 in the city are challenged to join the Mad Scientist Club—read books, perform crazy experiments, and become a science wiz.

Type of Event: Volunteer

Grand Rapids Public Library, All Locations
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/31/2014

GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

Come discover the ten interesting books that our smart staff have selected, or join your neighbors for fun, informative programs that are inspired by the books.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Lectures

08/31/2014

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire

Faire combines the traditional science fair with innovation and engineering capitalizing on the Maker movement for something entirely new.

Type of Event:

Arts-Entertainment
Fairs-Festivals

Fulton Street ARTisans Market
1147 E. Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI

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08/31/2014

Time: 11:00 - 3:00pm

Fulton Street ARTisans Market

Sunday ARTisans Market at the Farmers Market

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment

(106) Gallery
106 South Division Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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08/31/2014

Call for Proposals!

Want a show? (106) Gallery is accepting proposals for a group or solo show! Deadline September 12th.

Type of Event: Arts-Entertainment