National Archives 19th Amendment Commemoration

The National Archives Foundation and National Archives will host a virtual commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, in which many women won the right to vote. The virtual commemoration is part of our Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote exhibit and initiative. The series of programming will explore the complex story of the struggle […]

CTC Driveway Concert Series

Join us for our 2020 Driveway Concert Series to benefit children with developmental differences. Grab your chair, your snack, and your mask, and come listen to top-notch local music with us near Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids! The address will be sent when you register. Seating is limited, so register early. Learn more about the 2020 Driveway Concert Series, including […]

Photography Workshop – How to take the BEST cell phone photos!

Having a $5,000 camera doesn’t do you any good if it’s at home. The best camera is the one you have on you, most often that’s our cell phone. Join us at the studio for a workshop to take the best photos with the resources you have available. [ WHAT TO BRING ] Cell phone

Reading Together

A big way to help your kids be ready for Kindergarten and learn to read is to read with them, so for National Reading Month, we’re having an event about literacy and reading together! We’ll have activities, giveaways, resources, and light refreshments. Giveaways: • Get a reading buddy! – Everyone who attends will receive a stuffed animal so their child […]

GR{KNOW} | 8th Annual Live Museum During Black History Month At Woodland Mall

For the eighth year, Woodland Mall is partnering with New Hope Baptist Church for their unique “live museum” event to celebrate the lives of important African American figures. The “live museum” will be taking place on Saturday, February 29 from 2-5 PM. This event features actors portraying notable African American individuals who have made significant contributions to the world of sports, […]

Our 20 Favorite Projects in GR for 2020 (A Letter)

Ionia Avenue looking from the new Residence Inn under construction   Dear family, friends and loved ones near and far, Happy New Year! It’s once again that time of year to give you an update on the exciting new projects going on around town, and of course, our favorites! Our little city continues to grow and bloom and there are […]

GR{KNOW} | 2019 Uptown Holiday Shop Hop

The “most wonderful time of the year” is upon us which means shopping season is kicked into high gear. If you are working on scratching the names off of your holiday list, the Grand Rapids Uptown Holiday Shop Hop is an event you won’t want to miss. Learn more about this year’s event highlights.  Date & Time | Thursday, December […]

GR{KNOW} | Everything You Need To Know About Walker Ice and Fitness Center This Holiday Season

The holidays are in full swing and there’s nothing like winter sports to get us in the mood to enjoy the festivities. Grand Rapids residents are fortunate to have Walker Ice and Fitness Center as a place where they can ice skate, work out, play sports and socialize with members of their community. Read on to find out more about […]

#GRANDNEW | New Waterfront Concert Series In Grand Haven

In West Michigan we take full advantage of all that summer has to offer. The Summer Sessions Waterfront Concert Series coming to Grand Haven is expected to take the concert experience {and season} to another level. Event | Summer Sessions | Waterfront Concert Series Location | Lynne Sherwood Waterfront Stadium | 1 N. Harbor Drive, Grand Haven, MI 49417 When | […]

Family Fun | 4 Walker/Standale Events That Should Be On Your Radar This Summer

Walker/Standale are one in the same. This suburb located just west of Grand Rapids, is a vibrant community known for being a terrific place to live, work and grow. This summer, the city will be hosting several exciting events. Read on for a complete lineup of what’s to come. June 10 | Summer Fun Kick Off Carnival: Hosted by the Kent District […]