Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Public Museum'

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Downtown hosts Maker Faire

August 19, 2016
Robots, rockets and a racecar are just a few of the items that will be on display downtown this weekend during the Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire. Read More

GRPS school is finalist for $10M prize

August 1, 2016
A special public school in town is in the running for a $10-million prize that it would use to open another location. Read More

Change Ups: Students’ fashion exhibit draws historical inspiration

July 29, 2016
The Grand Rapids Public Museum partnered with Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University’s Pamella Roland DeVos School of Fashion to open a new fashion exhibit, Inspired Style. Read More

Street Talk: Zoo, museum seek cash influx

To the bone.

May 13, 2016
John Ball Zoo and the Grand Rapids Public Museum are asking Kent County voters to create a “stable and reliable funding” source for their organizations. Read More

Gardeners beautify downtown museum with cherry trees

April 18, 2016
| By AP
Cherry trees were planted this weekend near a museum along the Grand River as part of a beautification initiative. Read More

Bank grant opens museum to children

April 6, 2016
A grant from a bank foundation will help introduce the area’s youngest students to the world of robots. Read More

Grand Rapids Public Museum names Legacy Awards Gala winners

March 14, 2016
The Grand Rapids Public Museum has announced the honorees for its eighth-annual Jay and Betty Van Andel Legacy Awards Gala. Read More

Museum unveils Prohibition exhibit

It’s hailed as one of the most interesting and interactive shows to visit town.

September 25, 2015
Grand Rapids Public Museum’s newest exhibit is one of the most interesting and interactive ever to make a stop in the city, according to museum officials. Read More

Street Talk: Leadership and character

Archaic laws.

August 21, 2015
Community pillars do what they do, not for any recognition, but because they see something that needs to be done and get it done. Read More

Maker Faire preps for 3D printing

July 10, 2015
The second annual Maker Faire, being held in Grand Rapids in September, will benefit from a gift donated by an Ohio 3D printing company. Read More