The Grand Rapids Symphony Announces its November Calendar

Photo courtesy of American Composers Orchestra The Grand Rapids Symphony has been bringing a number of events to the West Michigan area for close to 90 years. This November will be no exception. Read on to find out about the musical events the organization has in store for the coming month. Bernstein’s 100th:  Devos Performance Hall, Nov. 2 &3, 8 […]

Harry Potter Halloween at Harris Coffee Bar and Pastries

Photo courtesy of Deviantart Wondering how you’re going to spend your Halloween? Love Harry Potter? Well, Harris Coffee Bar and Pastries has a great way for you to spend this spooky night. It’s Harry Potter Halloween taking place Oct. 31 from 6-9 PM. For the event, the entire shop will be transformed into the Great Hall. Besides being able to […]

Renowned Artist Deborah Shedrick to Give Art Demonstration at Union High School

Photos courtesy of Art Jaz Gallery The arts are a very important part of a child’s curriculum but are often not encouraged enough in today’s school systems. That’s why it is so exciting for Union High School students to be experiencing an art demonstration by world-renowned artist Deborah Shedrick. The event will be taking place on Oct. 11, 2018, from […]

Grand Rapids Public Schools to Host the School Choice Expo and Fall Family Harvest

Photo courtesy of Dissolve When choosing a school for your child there are many factors to consider and it isn’t a decision that should be taken lightly. Luckily, Grand Rapids Public Schools will be hosting the School Choice Expo and Family Harvest Festival which will help parents find the school that is right for their child. This event will be taking […]

The Nightmare Before Christmas Performed By Grand Rapids Pops Comes to DeVos Hall

As the weather begins to get colder, we start thinking about all the ghouls and goblins that will be coming out on Halloween. This is the perfect time of the year to start watching spooky movies like Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. But why just rent the movie at home when you can experience it in a way you […]

Happy Cat Yoga at the Happy Cat Café October 21

  Photo courtesy of MLive Is yoga better with cats? Find out for yourself by attending Happy Cat Yoga at the Happy Cat Café on Saturday, October 21 starting at 10 AM. Cats are said to be in tune with people and their movements. By incorporating your furry friend into your yoga routine it can make exercise more fun and help […]

Momsbloom Now Accepting Nominees for Awards Ceremony Taking Place Nov. 8

Photo courtesy of MomsBloom No one understands the hardships of motherhood quite like MomsBloom. MomsBloom is an organization that deploys volunteers to help mothers care for their newborn babies. It seems fitting that these volunteers deserve something special in return for their hard work. To recognize this, the organization is holding an awards ceremony luncheon that will be taking place […]

Registration Has Begun for Turkey Trot 2018

Photo courtesy of MLive Thanksgiving Day is a time for reflection and being with family. Start your Thanksgiving off right this year by participating in the Grand Rapids 2018 Turkey Trot. Registration has just begun so be sure to reserve your spot! The Turkey Trot is a 5k run that starts at 8 AM on Thanksgiving Day at Van Andel […]

The Ethnic Heritage Festival to Take Place at GRPM on November 3

Photo courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Museum Grand Rapids is known as a community that celebrates its cultural diversity. The Ethnic Heritage Festival will provide the perfect opportunity to learn more about the different ethnicities that make up the Grand Rapids community. The event will be taking place on Saturday, November 3 at the Grand Rapids Public Museum from 10 […]

City Chapel Opens at City Flats Hotel on Oct 7

Photo courtesy of Charter House Innovations In this world of hustle and bustle, a place of worship can represent a sanctity; a place where you can get away from it all and join with members of your community. Grand Rapids residents can look forward to a brand new place where they can embrace their religion; the City Chapel will be […]