Holiday Volunteer Events!

by (Heart of West M...)

Submitted 12-02-2011 under NONPROFITS

There's nothing quite like volunteering to get you into the holiday spirit. And there's nothing like the holidays to bring you lots of fun ways to volunteer! Click here to read about all of them! There's something for everyone: For the...

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The Market kicks off this Saturday and the artists are spreading the word in style.

by (DwellingPlaceCo...)

Submitted 06-08-2011 under NONPROFITS

This Saturday June 11th, escape the mundanity of weekend traditions and head out into the sunshine to enjoy The Market presented by Avenue for the arts. Sound good? How can it not! With sidewalks filled by quality vendors, musicians and art-...

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Where do you want to put the social in social media?

by (George)

Submitted 06-01-2011 under OPINION

As many of you hopefully know, we are hosting a lil’ summer picnic in the tiny park across the street from Wealthy Theatre at noon on Friday, June 10. We periodically put these little meet and greets together so that those of us in the...

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Dollars "Fore" Dominicans

by (grdominicans)

Submitted 03-01-2011 under NONPROFITS

The fourth annual Dollars "FORE" Dominicans golf outing will be held on Monday, May 9, 2011 at Boulder Creek Golf Club, 5750 Brewer Avenue, NE in Belmont, Michigan. As always, it will be challenging, exciting and enjoyable. We offer you...

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WinterWest kicks off at Richmond Park

by (FriendsofGRParks)

Submitted 01-26-2011 under NONPROFITS

West Grand Neighborhood Organization, Friends of Grand Rapids Parks, and the City of Grand Rapids are teaming up to bring winter fun to the west side of Grand Rapids. The organizations have constructed an ice rink and are holding winter-themed...

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Grand Rapids, MI Flickr group

by (Jon Clay)

Submitted 12-15-2009 under LOCAL LIFE

Meeting up with the Grand Rapids, MI Flickr group might seem a little intimidating if you look at the photos in the group pool. There are plenty of people carrying around big equipment, and it's full of quality photos from people who are just going...

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Youth development programs that really make an impact

by (BGC Grand Rapids)

Submitted 12-01-2009 under NONPROFITS

What exactly is “Youth Development”? How do you know that programs serving youth are really making an impact?Youth Development programs prepare young people to meet the challenges of adolescence and adulthood. Programs must be structured with a...

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Creating the perfect Zombie Look

by (Peg Treegarden)

Submitted 10-30-2009 under NEWS

Getting ready for Halloween and/or the Zombie Walk is great fun.  Zombie's are everywhere and it's easy to create that look if you know how.  This is a video demonstration of basic Zombie Makeup. 

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Fulton Street Artisan's Market

by (Jon Clay)

Submitted 09-16-2009 under LOCAL LIFE

Every Sunday from 11am to 3pm The Fulton Street Farmer's Market, located on Fulton at the corner of Fuller, is taken over by talented artisans. They sell paintings, photos, jewelry, pottery, furniture and so much more. Everything is local and...

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