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Picnic in the Park

June 30, 2015 | Sixth Street Park | 11:30 AM | Special Event

Join Downtown Grand Rapids Inc., Friends of Grand Rapids Parks, and The City of Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department on June 30th for a free summer time series called Picnic in the Park!

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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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After Work Tree Time!

July 6, 2015 | 5:00 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join our community forester at 5pm on Monday July 6th for an after work Tree Time at the corner of Eastern and Fulton!

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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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