Community Kids brings "camp" to kids' backyards this summer

by (Community Kids)

Submitted 06-02-2020 under NONPROFITS

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — June 2, 2020 — Community Kids is bringing Backyard Day Camp — a summer camp experience complete with games, Bible lessons and even a night spent in a tent — to families’ backyards this summer, with...

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Reflecting on rocking times: my experience as a GR!GR counselor

by (mariahcaitlin)

Submitted 08-23-2017 under OPINION

As I hang my Polaroid pictures from drum instruction above my desk, find traces of glitter still embedded in my clothes, and count down the days til next year's camp week (it’s 356 in case you were wondering), I wanted to take time to...

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GR Ladies Rock Mulligan's for Halloween benefit concert

by (Ben Wesley)

Submitted 10-24-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

The thirty-one days of Halloween are in full swing here in Grand Rapids, MI, where locals cheerfully greet sweater weather and warm up with beer city’s eclectic tastes. Thursday night series with Atmospheric Promotions continues into October,...

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Nike Junior Golf Camp In Florida - Registration Online Options Improving Participation This Year

by (davidsmosser)

Submitted 09-24-2015 under

The Nike junior golf camp in Florida is a great opportunity for golfers anywhere between 10 and 18. The junior golfers can have the time of their life getting elite golf instructions in the most idyllic destination of the Florida summer...

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CARE Ballet offers Princess & Knight Camp!

by (careballet)

Submitted 07-08-2015 under

The CARE Conservatory of Ballet is offering Princess & Knight Camp to girls and boys ages 3-6. Spend 3 mornings in CARE's enchanted forest, playing games, making crafts, listening to stories and moving to fun and imaginative music. Cost:...

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Catalyst Radio: St. Cecilia Center's School of Music has a summer of classes underway

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 06-06-2014 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we learn about St. Cecilia Music Center’s School of Music program, which includes a summer camp program that...

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Young Life Winter Weekend engages high school students

by (kmb53)

Submitted 12-04-2012 under NEWS

On Friday, Nov. 30, 51 Calvin Christian High School students loaded onto buses and drove north to Timberwolf Lake in Lake City for Young Life’s Winter Weekend Camp. Young Life is a non-profit organization that was started in the 1940s in order...

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Asthma: wheezing, sneezing and camp?

by (sarahldeyoung)

Submitted 04-03-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Asthma is often viewed as a limitation for sports and other activities, especially activities that take place outside. At Camp Tall Turf’s Asthma Camp, these limitations are overcome and asthmatic kids can be kids. Asthma Camp, now in its 16th...

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Catalyst Radio: Summer media camps for teens to produce music videos and modern take on Aesop's Fables

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 05-20-2011 under NONPROFITS

One of the AniJam projects from April Showers.   INTERVIEW (10:40) The CMC's own Gretchen Vinnedge and Lynn McKeown of the education department share all the cool summer camps they have planned, from teaching teens how to create their own music...

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Camp O’Malley aiming to achieve another successful summer in 2010

by (BGC Grand Rapids)

Submitted 11-09-2009 under NONPROFITS

Despite the completion of another successful summer, Camp O’Malley’s camper attendance numbers dropped a little over two percent this year. The number of youth attending in 2009 was 484, while in 2008 there were 495 campers. Although, this drop does...

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