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Hey, cats and kitties, Saturday, June 9 is the 4th annual Local First Street Party, held outside Bistro Bella Vita, and running from 3pm to midnight. Come look over the vendors; each and every one of them can provide a "shop outside the box" experience and help you keep your hard-earned cash in West Michigan. One of them will be skulking around, cute dog in tow, and foisting her brochures onto hapless passersby. Come join the fun!

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"GRYP Lunch Roundtable - Dr. Bernard Taylor on June 13th, 2007 12:00 PM - 01:20 PM

Come join us for our June Lunch Rountable at Louis Benton featuring GRPS Superintendent Dr. Bernard Taylor. Dr. Taylor will be a speaking about the direction of the Grand Rapids Public School System, and how this will effect area professionals. Dr. Taylor's presentation will be followed by an open roundtable discussion to end the event.

Registration:

Event cost is $10 per person and includes a buffet style lunch. Checks must be payable to the Grand Rapids Young Professionals.

Event:

Lunch: 12:00-12:30

Presentation: 12:30 - 1:00

Open Forum: 1:00 - 1:20

Location

Louis Benton

77 Monroe Center

Grand Rapids, MI 49503"

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If anybody's into the music, feel free to give me some support! ;D

I'd post other House/Trance events here, but I haven't received word on anything going on in town at all lately.

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here's a few upcoming events i will be attending/working at:

saturday - richard vission @ the intersection

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this sunday - industry night at crush

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next thursday - eclipse @ crush

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Ahh.. Kalendr again. Never heard of Vission before, so that'd be why that one never caught my eye. I only know a few names in the House scene outside of the local GR DJs.

This Eclipse thing sounds interesting... any details on that?

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Hohhhhhh boy. "House meets classical with strings" that's _exactly_ my primary style but with Trance.. this sounds like it'll be really awesome. I'll be there for sure.

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Busy weekend downtown. Check celebrationonthegrand.org for details. I forgot about the Priority Health Cycling Classic on Saturday and there also is a Discover Grand Rapids Walking Tour complete with podcast.

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Busy weekend downtown. Check celebrationonthegrand.org for details. I forgot about the Priority Health Cycling Classic on Saturday and there also is a Discover Grand Rapids Walking Tour complete with podcast.

Walking tour: starts at the Y on Saturday. Free.

Bike race: laps VAA starting at noon Saturday. If you like thrills, watch the Cat 5, 4 or 3 racers. The Mens 1 & 2 go r-e-a-l-l-y fast.

Taste of GR is at RPC every evening. Food booths, nice live music, and beer. Sorta like BOTM only better.

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Check out The Green Well Gastro Pub next Tuesday and Wednesday for some grand opening fundraising events. More info at www.thegreenwell.com. Owners of Bistro Bella Vita are behind this. Fresh local food AND they're going for LEED!

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Civic Theatre is running "Dreamgirls." If you like incredible costuming, WOW set design, moving platforms, great choreography, and excellent singing, go see it.

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New Orleans-style "second line" procession in honor of Shakey Jake Woods (the most popular person in Ann Arbor).

Meet at Muehlig's Funeral Chapel (in Ann Arbor) after 1 pm Sunday (where the indoor memorial service is held). Bring your instrument (anything). Guitars welcome, strings and tuning optional. Wear your finest Jake tribute ensemble.

Route, destination, and step-off time all TBD. Repertoire to include "When the Saints Go Marching In" (in G) and "Just a Closer Walk with Thee" (key TBD).

Like the Critical Mass bicycle events, this is a "disorganized coincidence." Just show up!

On the MOVE!

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Solar Home Tour

Saturday, Oct 6 2007, 10-4

There are several Greater Grand Rapids projects on this self-guided and free home and business tour.

http://www.glrea.org/events/solarBuildingT...randRapids.html

On the Tour:

Newberry Place

Hunting YMCA

WMEAC Offices

Green House on Watson

Calvin College Wind Turbine

MAREC GVSU Muskegon

...and others

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What is happening in the park next to GRAM??

Nothing much, just a grand opening. Whoops, make that a GRAM opening.

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Everyone should go check this out! Not only do you get to listen to some great jazz, but you will also get to experience the new church inside 250 Commerce! I'm kind of partial since I was one of the designers on the project, but the space looks GREAT! I wish I could go but I'll be out of town :cry:

Steve Talaga and Mind

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Thursday, October 25, 5:00-8:00 PM

An Evening of Celebration

Literary Life Bookstore

A Truly Independent Bookstore

758 Wealthy St. SE (at Eastern)

www.literarylifebookstore.com

Literary Life Bookstore & More, Inc., along with Wealthy at Charles and Kitchen Design Studio, will host an evening of celebration. LitLife will be happily celebrating their grand opening with drinks and desserts, along with prize drawings and extended shopping hours. Wealthy at Charles will be having their own 'Grand Open House', a combination of a belated grand opening party with wine and appetizers, along with an open house designed to introduce their style of urban home and garden decor to new fans of Wealthy Street. Kitchen Design Studio will be hosting an open house in appreciation of their loyal customers, and as an introduction to new customers, with a chance to meet a star chef, sample some amazing food and beverages, and tour the kitchen vignettes in the studio. The night will include music, conversation, food, drinks, and fun, all in one block on Wealthy Street between Charles and Eastern. Don't miss it!

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VSA arts of Grand Rapids is hosting their 18th annual Very Special Art Auction at the JW on November 2. Come bid on a Mark Di Suvero piece as well as art created by local children with disabilities.

Here is a link to more event info:

http://events.grnow.com/events/index.php?c...07&month=11

Here is all the backgrounder from the link:

Mark Di Suvero piece to be offered at 18th annual VSA Auction on November 2nd

Auction preview party to be held on October 16

Limited edition piece from world renowned artist Mark Di Suvero to be main attraction

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.

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