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31 Days of AUGUST Fun for Kids in Grand Rapids

**The Kent County Youth Fair celebrates Poultry in Motion, August 10 – 15 at the fairgrounds in Lowell.  Join us for the premiere West Michigan summer event with activities and fun for
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A New Parent’s Guide To Grand Rapids

This post made possible by AppleTree Early Care and Preschool. At AppleTree, children 6 weeks to 12 years old learn, play, and develop at their own pace; their unique abilities
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When Is the Best Time to do Back to School Shopping in West Michigan?

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Kent County Youth Fair Roundup–the 10 Best Events You Won’t Want to Miss, August 10-15

**This post is sponsored by the Kent County Youth Fair.  DON’T MISS ANY OF THE FUN AUGUST 10-15 The Kent County Youth Fair is one of the best fairs in
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Reserve Your Spot at Horizon Complex’s Free Family Fun Day!

**This post brought to you by the Horizon Complex. FREE FAMILY FUN DAY is SUNDAY, AUGUST 16 The Horizon Complex, a premier facility for gymnastics, dance, cheerleading and karate, is hosting
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110 Grand Rapids Date Night (Or Ladies Night Out) Ideas

Date Night / Mom’s Night Out Ideas to the Rescue!! Forget the Kids, Adults Just Wanna Have Fun! How many times has this happened to you? You want to get
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How Your KIDS Can RUN FREE in the August Eat Dirt Mud Run!

**Eat Dirt Mud Run is a sponsor of grkids.com. Thank you! THE FAMILY THAT MUDS TOGETHER STAYS TOGETHER My kids would flip to see me get dirty like this. They
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A Kids’ Guide to the Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival

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Three Ways to Jazz Up Your Next John Ball Zoo Visit

**We thank John Ball Zoo for their support and longtime sponsorship of grkids.com. SURPRISES FOR YOUR NEXT VISIT TO JOHN BALL ZOO We have three surprising ways you can jazz
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Insider Tips for Your Next Visit to the Children’s Garden at Meijer Gardens

HOW THE LOCALS DO MEIJER GARDENS WITH KIDS If you’ve been in Grand Rapids for long, or are thinking about visiting, you’ve probably heard about Frederik Meijer Gardens. If you
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A Kindergartener’s Guide To Grand Rapids

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Practical Parenting Advice for Practically Every Situation

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Where to Float Your Boat… or Tube or Kayak… with Kids around Grand Rapids

TUBING, KAYAKING and CANOEING OPTIONS FOR FAMILIES Paddling or floating down a river is the perfect way to spend a summer day in West Michigan with your family. If you
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IT’S BACK!! grkids Exclusive! Try FOOTGOLF for just $10! Lunch included!

FOOT GOLF IS PERFECT FOR KIDS Don’t miss our next GRKIDS Summer Event! Are you looking for a new play date? Does your son or daughter have energy to spare?
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Top OBGYNs in Greater Grand Rapids

FAVORITE OBGYNs, GR PARENTS SAY A great obstetrician/gynecologist is a key to a woman’s good health. Not only are they committed to keeping you healthy, but when you’re pregnant, they’ve got
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