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Alternatives in Motion celebrates new location with Open House

by (Coleen Davis)

Submitted 05-22-2019 under NONPROFITS

Enjoy a Taste of AIM
 Alternatives in Motion is hosting Taste of AIM, presented by Lake Michigan Credit Union and Pepsi, on Thursday, July 18th from 4-7pm. The event is free and open to the public. “We’re very excited to show both...

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Two Local Nonprofits Join Forces to Bring Larger Than Ever Plant Sale To GR

by (Urban Roots)

Submitted 05-07-2019 under NONPROFITS

The weather is finally warming and it’s planting time! This growing season, urban agriculture nonprofit, Urban Roots and low-cost housing provider, Well House are joining forces to bring the community a 3-day plant sale event. Get all you need...

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Civil discourse series seeks to cultivate community

by (World Affairs C...)

Submitted 04-03-2018 under NONPROFITS

The Kent District Library is partnering with the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan (WACWM) to present a series of programs titled “Cultivating Community through Civil Discourse” on three consecutive Tuesdays in April. The series...

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Local First announces "Small Giants" book discussion series

by (Local First)

Submitted 07-20-2017 under NONPROFITS

Local First will co-host a “Small Giants” book discussion on Tuesday, Aug. 1 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at independent book store Books & Mortar in partnership with Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss. The book talk is an...

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Local businesses report positive change in West Michigan

by (Local First)

Submitted 07-20-2017 under NONPROFITS

Local First released its mid-year Good for Grand Rapids Report, which highlights data on businesses that have taken the Quick Impact Assessment over the first six months as a part of Good for Grand Rapids. “Our data show businesses of all...

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“Healthy U” Lecture: Therapy 101

by (Covenant Villag...)

Submitted 09-23-2016 under

Area senior adults and their families can learn about the different forms of therapy – physical, occupational, speech – during “Therapy 101,” a “Healthy U” lecture scheduled for Monday, Oct. 10, at 10 a.m., at...

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Break the Allergy Cycle

by (Grand Rapids We...)

Submitted 04-18-2016 under

Grand Rapids, MI – On Thursday, April 28 from 6:30-7:30pm, Grand Rapids Wellness will offer the kick-off class in their series - Keeping GR Well: Free Wellness Classes. This month, Dr. Doug deVries, Chiropractor, and Kristin Swann,...

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Spring Break Big, Big Bike Sale and Family Bike Ride

by (Oakdale Neighbors)

Submitted 03-16-2016 under

Boston Square Community Bikes is hosting a Spring Break Big, Big Bike Sale on Friday, April 1, 11 am - 7 pm and a Family Bike Ride to Reeds Lake on Saturday, April 2, 11 am – 2 pm. The ride will start at 1260 Kalamazoo SE, Grand Rapids, MI...

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Falling into God’s Creation! Celebrating Autumn on the Farm at the Franciscan Life Process Center

by (cicadmin)

Submitted 09-10-2015 under

Adults $10.00; Children $5.00; Families of four $25.00 ($5.00 for each additional person) **RSVP by October 5.  Please call the CIC office at 616-459-7267 to make your reservation. We invite you to celebrate the blessings of the harvest by...

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Then & NOW 2015 - Voices from the Margin: Exploring the Future of Feminism

by (NOW Grand Rapids)

Submitted 04-13-2015 under

The Grand Rapids Chapter of the National Organization for Women invites you to the 5th annual Then & NOW event. This event will feature a reception with hors d'oeuvres, cash bar; a silent auction; activist awards; and much more!   This...

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