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Upcoming Events

 

Movies In The Park: E.T.

June 5, 2015 | Ah-Nab-Awen Park | 8:00 PM | Special Event

Movies In The Park starts Friday June 5th with E.T.

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Chainsaw Safety Clinic (Blanford hosted event)

June 6, 2015 | Blandford Nature Center | 9:00 AM | Special Event

Join Blanford Nature Center on Saturday June 6th from 9:00am to noon for their free safety training on chainsaw usage.

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Movies In The Park: Dazed & Confused

June 19, 2015 | Ah-Nab-Awen Park | 8:00 PM | Special Event

Join us at dusk on Friday June 19th for Dazed & Confused!

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Branching Out: PAL and Citizen Forester summer class

June 23, 2015 | Cook Library Center | 6:30 PM | Special Event

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks for our first ever Citizen Forester and Parks Alive Leaders combined class Branching Out: Becoming a Park and Tree Champion! The class starts at 6:30pm at the Cook Library Center on June 23rd.

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MAYOR’S TREE OF THE YEAR

June 30, 2015 | Friends of Grand Rapids Parks | 1:00 PM | Special Event,Urban Forest Project Event

Friends of Grand Rapids Parks and the City of Grand Rapids will now be accepting nominations for Mayor’s Tree of the Year via email or Facebook message. This is an easy way for you to tell the rest of Grand Rapids why a tree in your community is so awesome. Interested in nominating a tree? Via Facebook- First you will need to like the Friends of Grand Rapids Parks Facebook page, and then you can go ahead and leave us…

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Movies In The Park: Dirty Dancing

July 10, 2015 | Ah-Nab-Awen Park | 8:00 PM | Special Event

Join us at dusk on Friday July 10th for a showing of Dirty Dancing!

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Movies In The Park: Hook

July 24, 2015 | Ah-Nab-Awen Park | 8:00 PM | Special Event

Join us at dusk on Friday July 24th for Hook!

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Movies In The Park: The Matrix

August 7, 2015 | Ah-Nab-Awen Park | 8:00 PM | Special Event

Join us at dusk on Friday August 7th for a showing of The Matrix!

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Movies In The Park: The Lost Boys and Voters’ Choice!

August 21, 2015 | Ah-Nab-Awen Park | 8:00 PM | Special Event

Join us at dusk on Friday August 21st for a double feature night of The Lost Boys and a Voters’ Choice movie!

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Green Gala 2015

August 27, 2015 | 6:00 PM | Special Event

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