The Rapidian

Grand Rapid's North East Neighborhood

In Season: January 19, 2019

Submitted 01-17-2019 under NONPROFITS

It's going to be a chilly Saturday, but we've got hot coffee, cocoa, a heated headhouse, and friendly faces to warm you up! Tomorrow will be our THIRD Winter Market of 2019 + couldn't be more excited! We've had great success with the first two Saturdays + expect another wonderful turnout tomorrow.


D.A. Blodgett - St. John's celebrates National Mentoring Month this January, 90 kids need a mentor

Submitted 01-17-2019 under NONPROFITS

This January our country is celebrating the 17th annual National Mentoring Month. D.A. Blodgett – St. John’s (DABSJ) is participating in this campaign to help raise awareness and draw more potential mentors to their program. Currently there are 70 boys and 20 girls waiting to be matched.


In Season: January 12, 2019

Submitted 01-12-2019 under NONPROFITS

Welcome to the second Saturday of our Winter Market (and many more to come)!! We have close to 30 vendors (both indoors + out) with locally-grown produce, handmade goods, Michigan meat, dairy, and eggs, and hand-crafted food products!


Thirty employers with over 600 openings participating in Grand Rapids Job Fair

Submitted 01-10-2019 under NEWS

Multiple job opportunities under one roof at West Michigan Works! monthly hiring event


Ethics and Religion Talk: What if Good is Not Good Enough?

Submitted 01-07-2019 under OPINION

This question was submitted at a recent panel on ‘End of Life’ in which I participated: Suppose I do not live a life “good enough” to attain the equivalent to heaven, then where do I go?


In Season: January 5

Submitted 01-04-2019 under NONPROFITS

Happy New Year! We hope you had a fun, safe, and relaxing time celebrating the start of a new year. We're excited for our Opening Day of our Winter Market tomorrow, and we'll have around 20 vendors with a great variety of produce + local food and farm products!


In Season: December 22, 2018

Submitted 12-22-2018 under NONPROFITS

Today's the final Saturday of the 2018 Main Market Season + we've got a great variety of vendors here for you! Whether you have some Holiday gatherings you need to prepare for or if you're looking for a gift for your loved ones, our vendors have something for everyone!


Great Decisions Series attempts to raise community's Global IQ

Submitted 12-21-2018 under NONPROFITS

The World Affairs Council of Western Michigan presents the annual "Great Decisions" eight-week series on global issues, international relations and foreign policy.


In Season: December 14, 2018

Submitted 12-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Looks like our vendors are getting ready for Market tomorrow, but our Headhouse is still open if you'd like to do some gift shopping! We've got a great selection of Market merch, gift certificates + some new children's books and flashcards that we're sure you'll love!


In Season: December 7, 2018

Submitted 12-07-2018 under NONPROFITS

Garland, and holly, and trees, oh my! If you're still in the market (no pun intended!) for a Christmas tree or some Holiday decor, we've got what you need to make your home (or business) feel more festive.