Art Opening MIX•It•UP [Exhibition Opening]

Friday, October 25th, come join LaFontsee Galleries as we celebrate the opening of our group fall/winter show MIX•IT•UP Mingle with our artists, enjoy refreshments, and view art from a number of our 70+ artists. Everyone is Welcome, Dress is Casual, Admission is Free. Exhibition running through November 22nd and is open for viewing during all open hours. For more information […]

*FREE* Live Artist Demonstrations

September 14th, 12-4, join LaFontsee Galleries for live artist demos from some of our professional artists. Walk through the gallery and visit each station to see showcases in painting, textile (quilting) work, and mixed media materials. Participating Artists include: -Kathy Mohl (painting ) -Linda LaFontsee (mixed media) -Elizabeth Brandt (textiles) -Eric Wieringa (painting) Artists will demonstrate […]

Calvin Theatre Company Presents: Spinning into Butter

Belmont College is a small, seemingly idyllic New England school with progressive ideas. However, the campus community is rocked by random acts of racism that cause administrators, faculty, and students to consider their own prejudices and attitudes about race, politically correct language, identity, and community. The process for these characters is painful and surprising. Rebecca Gilman’s powerful play refuses to […]

Art Demos & Pop Up Shop

A very exciting one-time event, just in time for the holdiay shopping season! LaFontsee Galleries will be hosting 4 artist demos + pop-up stalls from artists of LaFontsee Boutique. Come mingle with artists, watch their making process, and explore their expanded collection of goodies for one day only! Everyone is Welcome, Dress is Casual, Admission is Free. WHEN: Dec 8th […]

Coalesce: Show Opening & Reception

Friday, November 30th, 5-8pm join us as we celebrate the opening of our group fall show, Coalesce; to arise from the combination of distinct elements. Learn more about the work from our attending artists, enjoy refreshments, and view art from a number of our 70+ artists. Everyone is Welcome, Dress is Casual, Admission is Free. Exhibition runs through Sunday, December […]

CARE Ballet’s Mad Hatter’s Murder Mystery Dinner

For only $40 per person, you will enjoy appetizers, dinner, dessert with wine and beer included. A Mexican fiesta will spice up the evening as a lively script unfolds where you may choose to play a role (or not) but we guarantee a mystery must be solved. If you chose to become part of the players of the game, the […]

Porter Hills Village Annual Craft Show

Join us for our annual Craft Show and view and shop a wide variety of handcrafted items including home decor, clothing, jewelry. Meeting House (West entrance)

Pumpkin Painting Party – Grand Rapids

Join us October 11th for the city’s largest pumpkin painting party in downtown Grand Rapids! Paint and decorate pumpkins using a wide variety of specialty paints, stencils and other fun materials. Choose a special pumpkin from our “pumpkin patch” and make it your own using one of the instructed techniques as inspiration. All ages and skill levels welcome. It’s the […]

CARE Ballet | The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

CARE Ballet presents “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” an original ballet based on the popular children’s novel by C.S. Lewis. The magical tale takes four children through an old wardrobe and into a fantasy world where they meet a brave lion, a wicked witch, talking animals and mythical beings. The show is approximately one hour long and is […]

Enjoy a Fantastic Meal and Support a Great Cause at the Eat Like an Artist Event

Photo courtesy of Eat Like an Artist Facebook Page Eat a terrific meal and support a great cause by attending the West Side ArtEats: Eat Like an Artist Dinner at First Street (between Seward and Lexington) on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 7-11 PM. More than a meal, this is an experience that will expose you to the culinary delights of […]