Rosa Parks Circle

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by (benwilkoliver)

Submitted 07-09-2013 under NEWS

The previous café space of the Grand Rapids Art Museum, centrally located at the doorstep of one of the city's most iconic parks, will soon function as a 21st Century hub of information, welcoming visitors and locals alike to gather downtown and...

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Grand Rapids Original Swing Society hosts prom theme night

by (Ana Olvera)

Submitted 06-27-2013 under NEWS

Whether you wanted to experience prom for the first time or just wanted to relive the experience, the Grand Rapids Original Swing Society allowed people to do just that with its Swing Dance Prom Night theme on Tuesday, June 25. Originally scheduled...

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Be part of "human art" at Rosa Parks Circle May 3

by (Until Love Is Equal)

Submitted 04-19-2013 under NONPROFITS

You're invited to join hundreds who'll gather just before noon on Friday, May 3 for a "one minute event" in Rosa Parks Circle. "One Minute for One Million" is produced by Until Love Is Equal and presented by Avanti Law...

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2012 Aids Walk vital for thousands

by (shannoncunningham)

Submitted 10-12-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

On Saturday, October 13, 2012, The Grand Rapids Red Project will host the 20th annual AIDS Walk at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids. AIDS Walk is an annual fundraising event dedicated to raising money to support services related to...

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Polish festival returning to Rosa Parks Circle

by (jsholinyan)

Submitted 08-21-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Rosa Parks Circle will be home to the 2012 Dozynki Festival- Polish Harvest Festival hosted by the Polish Heritage Society. The festival will open Friday, August 24 at 11 a.m. and run until Sunday, August 26 with free admission. The event will...

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Catalyst Radio: Inaugural GRandJazzFest at Rosa Parks Circle Aug. 18

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 08-03-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW A new, and free, music festival featuring artists with Michigan ties is coming to downtown Grand Rapids. The first ever GRandJazzFest is set for...

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Only four more chances to catch Blues on the Mall

by (stukkien)

Submitted 07-25-2012 under NEWS

For the 21st consecutive year, WLAV, Gun Lake Casino and Budweiser are sponsoring a summer long concert series. Starting on June 13, various blues musicians have performed at Rosa Parks Circle. Now, there are only four more performances of the...

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So this is Grand Rapids: Summertime

by (kcaralis)

Submitted 06-15-2012 under VOICES

When I was planning this article I thought I’d explore and try to experience Grand Rapids’ summer. “They’ll have forgotten all these great places in town,” I thought. “They’ll love the reminder!” I...

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War on women rally attendees, organizers, performers discuss motivations, involvement

by (nancyfinney)

Submitted 06-01-2012 under NEWS

On May 24 nearly 400 people gathered at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids to unite for the “War on Women” rally. This event was held in collaboration with local organizations that seek equality for people in the West...

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Until Love is Equal supporters to create human art: "To Holland, with love"

by (Until Love Is Equal)

Submitted 04-06-2012 under NONPROFITS

On June 15, 2011, five members of council in Holland, MI voted against extending basic anti-discrimination protections, to its residents and workers that happen to be LGBT (lesbian, gay, bi-sexual or transgender.) On May 4, 2012, we come together in...

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