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Thanksgiving

Ethics and Religion Talk: What are you grateful for? Part 2

by (Rabbi David J.B...)

Submitted 11-19-2018 under OPINION

Happy Thanksgiving! Let’s remember what has enriched our lives during this past year. This week, the Ethics and Religion Talk panel continue to answer the question, ‘What is the one thing in your life, in your community, in the world...

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In Season: November 18, 2017

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 11-17-2017 under NONPROFITS

 Items to Watch: Brussel Sprouts Pie Pumpkins Wreaths & Garland Produce: Acorn Squash Apples (Multiple Varieties) Arugula Beans Beets Broccoli Brussels Sprouts Butternut Squash Cabbage (Red & Green) Carrots Cauliflower Celery...

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In Season: October 21, 2017

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 10-20-2017 under NONPROFITS

 Items to Watch: Gourds Cranberries Soup Mixes Produce: Acorn Squash Apples (Multiple Varieties) Arugula Basil Beans Beets Broccoli Brussel Sprouts Butternut Squash Cabbage (Red & Green) Carrots Cauliflower Celery Cilantro Chestnuts...

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Reflection on Interfaith Thanksgiving: 'Unite and bind together the hearts'

by (Kiran Sood Patel)

Submitted 11-22-2016 under OPINION

On Monday evening, inside Central Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, more than 650 people gathered for an evening of fellowship and community. The 17th annual Community Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration was themed “Coming Together: Welcoming...

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Food bank hosting fresh food giveaway before Thanksgiving

by (Feeding America...)

Submitted 11-21-2016 under NONPROFITS

Feeding America West Michigan will host a special Fresh Food Giveaway at its Comstock Park headquarters the day before Thanksgiving. Guests of the Nov. 23 distribution can expect to receive a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, dairy products,...

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Terra GR supports hunger relief during the holidays

by (Feeding America...)

Submitted 11-12-2015 under NONPROFITS

Terra GR is running a month-and-a-half-long food and fund drive for Feeding America West Michigan, starting Sunday. Restaurant patrons are encouraged to donate money or nonperishable foods for the hunger-relief organization when they visit. Terra GR...

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60 Thanksgiving wishes needed for local kids, families

by (D.A. Blodgett S...)

Submitted 11-11-2015 under NONPROFITS

During the month of November, D.A. Blodgett—St. John’s (DABSJ) is seeking the community’s help to grant 60 Thanksgiving Wishes. Thanksgiving Wishes is an annual drive where wishes are submitted on behalf of the children and...

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James Russell House to host community "leftovers" potluck

by (erictank)

Submitted 11-25-2014 under NEWS

On Sunday, November 30 the Grand Rapids Alliance of Cooperative Communities (GRACC) will host a potluck at the James Russell House from 6-9 p.m.  Guests are encouraged to bring Thanksgiving dinner leftovers or make a dish to pass around. The...

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Thanksgiving Remix

by (Suydamsa)

Submitted 11-07-2014 under

  Thanksgiving is next week, and we're here to help with last-minute planning! Whether you need ideas to make the classic dishes fresh again, or you're looking for new flavors to spice things up, Chef Jacob will share some tips. Learn...

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Grand Rapids Public Schools Hold 21st Annual Turkey Trot

by (carissavh22)

Submitted 10-30-2013 under NEWS

Many people plan to overeat, nap, and watch football on Thanksgiving Day. However, more than 2,000 people in Grand Rapids will also run a 5K on this national holiday. On Nov. 28, the 21st annual Turkey Trot 5K race will take place in Grand Rapids....

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