Cook Arts Center

BARE showcases a cappella music to benefit Cook Arts Center

by (erickehoe)

Submitted 04-04-2013 under VOICES

BARE showcased a cappella musicians using only voices and hands to make organized collections of sound. While many expected a typical evening of music, BARE took on a different tone. Co-host Peter Fox started off the night at Stone House Recording...

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Write It to Win It encourages southwest residents to write for The Rapidian

by (Vossj)

Submitted 04-03-2013 under NEWS

Leer este artículo en español | Read this article in Spanish The Cook Arts Center, working with The Rapidian, is recruiting community journalists who will represent the southwest district of Grand Rapids through the Write It to Win It contest. The...

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Catalyst Radio: Local music event a benefit for Girls Rock GR music camp

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 03-29-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW A unique musical experience is slated for tomorrow even, March 30, with local musicians performing pieces all done a cappella style. Bare – a...

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Cub reporters review Fiddler on the Roof

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 03-28-2013 under NONPROFITS

Samaria, 11 On Thursday, February 28, the Press Club went to see "Fiddler on the Roof" at the Grand Rapids Civic Theater. The thing I liked was when the dad had a weird dream about the wedding. And when the dad was singing "If I Was a...

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Youth reporters rename Press Club to honor Andy Angelo

by (GAAH)

Submitted 12-17-2012 under NONPROFITS

Regular readers of The Rapidian have seen a number of postings from the GAAH Press Club in recent years. The GAAH Press Club was recently renamed the Andy Angelo Press Club in honor of our dear friend and longtime board member who passed away on...

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Dance dance rehearsal at Calvin

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 12-05-2012 under NONPROFITS

Giselle Age 11 On Thursday November 15th, at 8:30 p.m. the GAAH Press Club went to a performance called "Skills Dance" at Calvin College Covenant Fine Arts Center. They were doing a dress rehearsal by Calvin College dancers. The GAAH Press...

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How GiveCamp gives

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 11-14-2012 under NONPROFITS

For this article, the Press Club members were asked to focus on planning what they were going to write prior to writing it. They first wrote an outline, and then put their article on paper. Some of the GiveCamp volunteers that were interviewed were...

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The GAAH Press Club is flying high at the circus

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 10-09-2012 under NONPROFITS

For this article, the Press Club was asked to review their experience at the circus, as well as try to include researched background information about Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey.    Donny Age 12 It was September 1, 2012 (the date...

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"Num, Num!" GAAH Press Club meets What the Truck

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 09-13-2012 under NONPROFITS

What the Truck provided three days of lunch for the Cook Arts summer program this August. The Press Club got to help the chefs prepare the food and then wrote about the event. Some of the Press Club kids wrote news articles and focused on including...

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What the Truck supports local youth programs

by (Steff)

Submitted 09-07-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

“Tacos!” “Chinese food!” “Ice cream!” The lunch menu suggestions from students at the Cook Arts Center’s summer program were not surprising: when you ask kids what they want to eat responses like these are...

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