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Submitted 04-16-2014 under NEWS
The Grand Rapids Public Library is giving people a chance to share each other's resources at their Book and Media Swap, happening at two of their branches.
Submitted 04-03-2014 under LOCAL LIFE
As winter fades away and the days grow longer, many in West Michigan begin to think about gardening. And those without a space to garden in their own yard, look to community gardens.
Submitted 04-01-2014 under NEWS
Accessibility, a convenient location and room to grow were three of the most important factors for West Michigan Cooperative (Co-op) leaders when searching for a space to call their own.
Submitted 03-04-2014 under NONPROFITS
Come walk, run, roll, and fundraise with Paws With A Cause at the upcoming Fifth Third River Bank Run on May 10, 2014.
Submitted 11-25-2013 under NONPROFITS
The Nov. 21 tap takeover raised money for anti-hunger group Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank.
Submitted 11-18-2013 under NONPROFITS
Twisted Rooster features seven Vivant ales, including a new seasonal heavy-hitter, to benefit Feeding America West Michigan.
Submitted 10-10-2013 under LOCAL LIFE
Grand Rapids resident Dee Gage operates a specialized shelter designed to re-home ferrets and educate owners.
Submitted 02-21-2013 under NONPROFITS
Are you interested in yoga, but would like a gentle class to begin? Then Chair Yoga is for you.
Submitted 01-25-2013 under NEWS
Michigan Blood, headquartered in Grand Rapids, collects and keeps blood donations local.
Submitted 01-02-2013 under NONPROFITS
Artist Herschell Turner, former NBA and Harlem Globetrotter will exhibit his fine art at Dominican Center at Marywood from December 31 - February 27. Come meet the artist at a reception on February 10th from Noon through 4 pm at DCM.
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