Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Public Museum'

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Change Ups: ChoiceOne earns service award

October 13, 2017
ChoiceOne Bank in Sparta received the 2017 National Community Bank Service Award. Read More

Street Talk: The island of misfit produce

September 22, 2017
A local retailer is testing the premise that beauty truly is in the eye of the beholder. Read More

Downtown museum hosting Eclipse Day Party

August 16, 2017
A museum downtown will host a party to celebrate the first total solar eclipse in the lower 48 states since 1979. Read More

Grand Rapids Maker Faire calls for makers

July 28, 2017
The call to makers for the fourth-annual Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire has been extended. Read More

Partners honor activists at César Chávez event

May 23, 2017
A group of community partners have honored the legacy of civil rights activist César Chávez and recognized three change-makers. Read More

Change Ups: WMU Cooley Law School associate dean inducted into alumni ROTC Hall of Fame

May 5, 2017
Retired Brigadier General and current WMU Cooley Law School associate dean and professor of law Michael C.H. McDaniel was inducted into the alumni ROTC Hall of Fame for the Seneca Battalion of the U.S. Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps at the Olean, New York-based St. Bonaventure University. Read More

Change Ups: Millage creates stable funding for GRPM, JB Zoo

February 24, 2017
A voter-approved millage passed in 2016 will provide Kent County residents free admission to the Grand Rapids Public Museum for children ages 17 and under, reduce admission for adults to $5, and $3 for seniors and provide free parking with paid GRPM admission and parking validation. Read More

Downtown museum producing Ethnic Heritage Festival

February 1, 2017
A downtown museum is producing a day-long festival this weekend to celebrate the ethnicities that make up the region. Read More

Change Ups: Creatures of Light exhibit explores bioluminescence

January 20, 2017
An exhibit planned for next month at the Grand Rapids Public Museum will explore the organisms that produce light. Read More

Voters approve zoo, museum and 911 proposals

November 9, 2016
| By AP
Kent County voters have approved a proposed tax increase to help fund a zoo and a museum and a proposed surcharge for enhanced 911 services. Read More