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 […]

2018 Ada Chili & Beer Festival

The Ada Chili and Beer Festival features some of Michigan’s best local breweries, a chili cook-off among the most talented chefs in Grand Rapids, and live music. The kid-friendly event is held in The Community Church Parking lot (7239 Thornapple River Dr. SE. Ada). The event is from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. The festival supports the Community Church of Ada and […]

The Tinsel, Treats and Trolley Event Returns to Ada Township Nov. 30

Photo courtesy of Grand Rapids Kids The holiday season is coming to Grand Rapids and it’s time to start marking your calendars for some exciting community events.  One event you should add to your schedule is Tinsel, Treats and Trolleys which will be taking place in the Ada Township on November 30 from 5:30-9:00 PM. Find out more about what […]

Free Military Weekend

We want to thank you for your service! This event is for active duty or military veterans and their families. Simply bring your military ID card and you and your family can play at GRCM for free!

Santa and S’mores

Get your perfect photo with Santa at Camp Newaygo! All decked out for the season, Camp is a beautiful spot to get into the spirit and kick off your holiday festivities. Meet Santa and his reindeer, make a winter craft, write out your wish list and enjoy a s’more by our toasty fire. A professional photographer will be on hand […]

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 […]

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 […]

FREE “Tailgate Party” Supper

Join North Park Presbyterian Church on Saturday, September 29, 2018 for their monthly Free Supper. This month we will be having food items found at a tailgate such as hot dogs! Saturday, September 29 4:30pm – 6pm North Park Presbyterian Church 500 North Park St. NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525