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Weekend of October 13-15, 2017
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10 Things To Do this Weekend: October 13th-15th

This weekend we have beer, music, pets, cheese, psychics, scarecrows, shopping, wine, wigs and more!

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Weekend Activities September 15-17, 2017
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10 Things To Do this Weekend: September 15th-17th

We have festivals and spirits, dancing fountains, games, walks and more! There is something for everyone on the list this weekend.

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Google Supports Mini Computers For Berlin Schools
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GVSU Hosting Free, All-Ages STEM Expo on Saturday in Grand Rapids

From kids to educators, there is something for everyone!

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Free or Cheap, Fun Things to do in Grand Rapids

Are you looking for fun things to do in Grand Rapids, but you're on a tight budget? Well, I have an answer. How about FREE, or at least CHEAP, fun things to do. Believe me, there are a lot, and they're right in your own back yard.

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Weekend of April 14-16, 2017
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10 Things to Do this Weekend: April 14-16

It is Easter Weekend. There are a lot of Easter related activities on the calendar. Here are 10 things you can do around west Michigan this weekend -- Friday, April 14th through Sunday, April 16th, 2017...

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How You Can Spend $1,000 Around Grand Rapids

Over the next few weeks we're giving you a chance at winning $1,000 twice a day. All you have to do is enter the code word you're given here...

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A Great Idea for Spring Break in West Michigan

Spring break for most public school kids is next week. Many will take off for a quick vacation, but many others won't. If you and your kids will be home-bound next week, you may be stumped on what to do. Can't have bored kids hanging around the house all week, so, how about this?

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Courtesy GRPM
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Kent County Residents Getting Special Benefits at Grand Rapids Public Museum

Remember last years millage request and vote to support the Grand Rapids Public Museum and John Ball Zoo? Well, it passed with the help of loyal supporters, and now we get to reap the benefits!

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Grand Rapids Public Museum ‘Beer Explorers’ Classes Pairs Founders and Robinette’s Doughnuts [VIDEO]

Home to award-winning breweries and voted "Best Beer Scene" in the USA, Grand Rapids has a lot going for it in the craft beer department.

Craft beer lovers here in Beer City USA also have have the opportunity to learn more about the science and history beer at the Grand Rapids Public Museum

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‘Charlie Brown’ Musical Opening at Grand Rapids Public Museum

Grand Rapids Public Museum is partnering with Stage GR to bring the musical "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" to the stage in the Meijer Theater at the Grand Rapids Public Museum.

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Learn the Science of Snow at the Grand Rapids Public Museum

Kids have a lot of fun in the snow. Now there's an educational opportunity designed to channel that excitement into a learning experience.

The Grand Rapids Public Museum is giving kids a chance to learn the science behind snow with a special hands-on program.

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Annular Solar Eclipse Observed
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A Complete Solar Eclipse is Coming

The Great American Total Solar Eclipse is coming, and you'll want to make plans now to see it.

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