Grand Rapids

Community updates: Thursday, July 8

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 07-08-2021 under NEWS

City of Grand Rapids resuming in-person government meetings next week The City of Grand Rapids is resuming in-person government meetings starting July 13, it announced Thursday. The meetings had been held virtually since March 2020, in...

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Community updates: Friday, July 2

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 07-02-2021 under NEWS

Grand Rapids Public Schools announces Summer Meals program sites Grand Rapids Public Schools (GRPS) has shared its list of sites for this year’s USDA-funded Summer Meals program happening throughout the city. Through the program, children up...

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What's at the Market: Saturday, July 3, 2021

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 07-02-2021 under NONPROFITS

We don’t know about y’all, but July really snuck up on us! It’s hard to believe that the Fourth is just a few days away. But fortunately, that also means that fruit season in Michigan is in full-swing! Head down to the Market this...

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People rely on me here: Guiding Light Recovery gives Gabe hope for the future

by (Guiding Light)

Submitted 07-01-2021 under NONPROFITS

The son of Polish immigrants, Gabe is a first-generation American who moved to Chicago from Poland with his family when he was a little over 1-year-old. Now at age 28, Gabe has plans to visit his father, who moved back to Poland, for a summer trip...

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What's at the Market: Saturday, June 26, 2021

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 06-25-2021 under NONPROFITS

Despite popular opinion, rainy Market days are the best Market days. The air is cool and the produce is gleaming with fresh water droplets, allowing you to look at a freshly picked Michigan cherry and see every shade of red. So what are you waiting...

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Community updates: Thursday, June 24

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 06-24-2021 under NEWS

Grand Rapids Community Foundation joins national initiative to address Michigan’s criminal justice system inequities The Grand Rapids Community Foundation (GRCF) has joined a group of national and local foundations in awarding $2 million to...

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What's at the Market: Saturday, June 19, 2021

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 06-18-2021 under NONPROFITS

There is much to enjoy when shopping at the Farmers Market on a Saturday morning. Come enjoy the abundance of fresh air, good food, and community. Among the Market stalls you will find Michigan strawberries, asparagus, garlic scapes, kohlrabi, and...

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Community updates: Tuesday, June 15

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 06-15-2021 under NEWS

Movies in the Park series returns to Grand Rapids this Friday Grand Rapids’ Movies in the Park series returns this summer, spanning five nights through August. Hosted by nonprofit Friends of Grand Rapids Parks (FGRP), the series will kick off...

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What's at the Market: Saturday, June 12, 2021

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 06-11-2021 under NONPROFITS

It’s strawberry season y’all! Head down to the farmers market this weekend and find a variety of fresh, local, in-season produce such as strawberries, tomatoes, asparagus, fresh leafy greens and so much more! Swing by and grab everything...

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Community updates: Thursday, June 10

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 06-10-2021 under NEWS

Heritage Hill hosting Garden Tour, Pleasant Park Marketplace on June 19 Grand Rapids residents and visitors will soon have the chance to tour the private gardens of various historic homes and public spaces in the Heritage Hill neighborhood....

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