laughfest

LaughFest event aims to inject humor into poetry reading

by (becky.spldng)

Submitted 03-11-2015 under LOCAL LIFE

LaughFest, Grand Rapids’ community-wide comedy festival, which touts its “seriously funny” line-up, will get a little more literary this year. At 6:30 p.m. March 13, a poetry reading event will take place at the Great Lakes...

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Story Matters: Volunteer Ann Videtich says LaughFest brings a spotlight on Grand Rapids

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-10-2015 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. STORY MATTERS. is a story collecting project from The Rapidian and GRTV. This story was...

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Story Matters: Angēla Essick Dykes restores joy through Laughter Yoga

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-10-2015 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. STORY MATTERS. is a story collecting project from The Rapidian and GRTV. This story was...

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Story Matters: LaughFest festival director Joanne Roehm shares special memories

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-09-2015 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. STORY MATTERS. is a story collecting project from The Rapidian and GRTV. This story was...

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Story Matters: Faithful attendee, volunteer says "everybody needs LaughFest"

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-09-2015 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. STORY MATTERS. is a story collecting project from The Rapidian and GRTV. This story was...

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LaughFest at GLCL

by (Write616)

Submitted 02-04-2015 under

Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters is delighted to participate in Gilda’s LaughFest, with an event on Friday, March 13, 2015, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. right here at Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters (758 Wealthy St SE, Grand...

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Public vote to determine winner of downtown ice sculptures

by (DowntownGR)

Submitted 01-27-2015 under NEWS

On Valentine’s Day weekend, the public is encouraged to view dozens of spectacular works of ice art in Downtown Grand Rapids. Entering its second year, the Valent-ICE winter festival encourages the four-season enjoyment of Downtown. Downtown...

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Humorous Speech Contest

by (grpl)

Submitted 01-19-2015 under

Can you tell a funny story? Do you make people laugh? Come join the Grand Rapids Public Library, Toastmasters International and LaughFest in a humor contest. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place. Contestants can choose whether...

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Kids Joke Night

by (grpl)

Submitted 01-19-2015 under

Are your kids hilarious? Sign them up for Kids Joke Night to get on stage and tell their funniest jokes! Children in 5th grade and younger encouraged to participate. Pre-activities provided by the Grand Rapids Children’s Museum. Visit...

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Christopher Titus to perform at Wealthy Theatre January 15

by (sassaria)

Submitted 01-14-2015 under NEWS

Grand Rapids is a city for comedy: our city sees a lot of great comedians every year, thanks to our local comedy scene and big events like LaughFest. Few are as good as Christopher Titus, and he's coming to town this Thursday for a show at the...

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