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Halloween & Harvest Round UP 2014 – Huge List of Kids’ Events in West MI

Are you ready for a howling good time? Get your little pumpkins suited up in their costumes because Halloween fun is upon us, West Michigan! Our comprehensive guide covers both ongoing
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HAYRIDES, FESTIVALS, APPLES & MORE – Autumn Activities Guide for Grand Rapids 2014

Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall! Though I’m sad to see summer go, I’m excited for all that autumn has to offer! From apple picking to pumpkin patches to craft fairs and more,
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Where To Get Back to School Haircuts Around Grand Rapids

  TAME THOSE SUMMER LOCKS …and get ready for school! Our list of reader recommended salons and barber shops contains prices and phone numbers for your convenience. Some comments from
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5 Things You May Not Know About Packing School Lunches

Hey Mom, What’s For Lunch? In just a few weeks we will all be dragging our kids out of bed too early and pushing through the morning routine to get
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GRPL Is Kicking off its 7th Annual Mayor’s Book Club

Join Mayor Heartwell in Fighting Illiteracy in Grand Rapids A few weeks ago my daughters inadvertently obtained buttons (they love their buttons!) at the main library in downtown Grand Rapids.
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6 Exciting Events This Week at the Grand Rapids Public Library

My girls love the GRPL Summer Reading Program. Not only did they get prizes for reading over the summer but they got to attend fun free events at library and
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Cedar Point Is a Blast for Kids of Every Age

Make It a Point to Get the Most Out of This Summer Summer is here!  And these are the beautiful, sunny days we could only dream of during last winter’s
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Summer Reading Programs Around Grand Rapids for 2014

Looking for a summer reading program in Grand Rapids? Look no further! These are grkids.com Reader Recommended summer reading programs that will help your kids fight summer brain drain. Is
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5 Things You May Not Know About Frederik Meijer Gardens

I was asked to compile a list of just five things that you may not know about Frederik Meijer Gardens. Who can do that? This is FMG we’re talking about
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Family Night Rates Available for Broadway Production of the Wizard of Oz

Broadway Right Here in Grand Rapids There’s No Place Like Home Why travel all the way to New York when you can have your very own Broadway experience here in
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The Indian Mounds Gem Show is a Cheap and Fun Way to Rock Your Spring Break

The 39th Annual Indian Mounds Rock & Mineral Club, Gem and Mineral Show is taking place this weekend at Rogers Plaza in Wyoming. We’ve attended the show the last two years
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Spring Break Day-by-Day Planner – 2014

Spring Break Day-by-Day Planner for Grand Rapids Parents After sifting through the many spring break activities available in West Michigan, we’ve put together a list of things to do every
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WIN! Tickets to Beauty and the Beast

Friday’s Preview Has Us Thrilled for the Show My girls and I had the opportunity to “Feast with the Beast” Friday night at Forest Hills Central High School. In addition
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RESERVE NOW! Get a Spot at GRCM’s Indoor Campout

If there ever was a winter for your kids to enjoy an indoor campout, this winter of 2014 is it! With a professional story teller, scavenger hunt, flameless s’mores and
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10 Local Valentine’s Dates to Do With Kids in Tow

10 Valentine Dates for Families in Grand Rapids Let’s face it, not everyone can afford to have both a babysitter AND a date. And even if you can afford both,
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