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GR Spring Break Guide for Kids | 2014

New events have been added to our Updated Spring Break Guide! Grand Rapids Spring Break Activity Guide For most schools in the Grand Rapids Area, Spring Break runs April 7-12,
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Consignment, Mom2Mom and Rummage Sales in Grand Rapids 2014

Consignment Sales in Grand Rapids and Beyond Tired of spending an arm and a leg on kids clothes that they just outgrow in three months? Give your bank account a
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Preschool Open Houses and Registration Dates – 2014

It’s Preschool Enrollment Time in Grand Rapids! If you have a two year old that you want to send to preschool next year, SURPRISE! It is time to sign up
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West Michigan Winter Sports Guide – 2013

Now that winter has arrived in full force, who’s ready for some outdoor fun? Lace up those boots and grab your warmest gloves because we’ve got enough activities listed here
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What To Do With all That New Snow? Use our Greater Grand Rapids SLEDDING HILLS Guide!

Cold + Snow = Sledding Fun! Sometimes there’s nothing better than some old-fashioned sledding fun. It’s cheap, good exercise and a can make anyone feel like a kid again. Just
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West Michigan’s Guide to Santa Parades and Tree Lightings 2013

The Holiday Season Descends Upon Grand Rapids! Celebrate the festivities with your family and community at your favorite local Christmas Parade or Tree Lighting Ceremony. November 19 Holiday Lighting Ceremony
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Places You Can Volunteer with Kids in Grand Rapids

Volunteering with your children is a great way to teach them about giving back while instilling skills and values to last a lifetime. Grand Rapids has a great number of
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West Michigan Education Options Beyond Traditional Public Schools

Ever Wonder What Your Schooling Options are in Grand Rapids? Gone are the days of traditional public school being the only educational option for school-aged children in Grand Rapids. Now,
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Excellent Hiking Destinations for West Michigan Kids

The following list is comprised of places grkids.com readers like to go hiking with kids. I don’t have to tell you that hiking is a wonderful way to see new
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Consignment, Mom2Mom and Rummage Sale Roundup for 2013

  February 2013 February 23. Mom2MomGR. Orchard Hill Church (1465 Three Mile Rd NW Grand Rapids, M). $1 admission Saturday (9am-1pm). Large item area opens at 8:30am.   March March
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New Parent’s Guide to Grand Rapids

Parenting resources abound in West Michigan, but finding them all has the potential to be overwhelming for a new parent who’s got all they can do to remember when they
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West Michigan Indoor Swim Guide – 2012

The following locations offer open swimming to the public:   Byron Center Community Pool Open Swim: Saturday, 1-5 pm Sunday, 1-5 pm Rates: Adult: $3 Student: $2 Senior: $2 Location:
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2012 West Michigan Indoor Play Guide

I love the feel of Autumn in the air, but I also know that means rainy days and that snow is right around the corner.  To keep myself and my
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2012 West Michigan Fall Harvest Guide

Here’s a guide to help you choose where to celebrate the fall harvest!  Look below the quick reference section for a map of our featured locations. Crane’s Orchard 6054  124th
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The List of Parenting Groups in West Michigan

The parenting journey is tough and it’s inadvisable to go it alone. Find your place among friends and gain support, fun and health! This guide is a roundup of parenting
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