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April 2014

Earth Friendly Parenting: Starting Out Right

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Yankee Clipper Branch,
2025 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505 United States
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Come discover how a few small changes can significantly reduce your family’s waste output, eliminate toxins from your home, body and the environment, and save you hundreds of dollars. Presenter Rachel Zylstra, owner of Hop Scotch Children’s Store will talk about cloth diapering, making your own baby food without purchasing fancy equipment, utilizing products already in your kitchen for personal care and cleaning, and simplifying your toys while enhancing your child’s play and development.

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Book and Media Swap

April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
West Leonard Branch,
1017 Leonard NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 United States
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Stop by and swap your old books, audiobooks, CDs, DVDs, and video games. Bring what you don’t want or need and take something new-to-you to keep.

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Book and Media Swap

April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Yankee Clipper Branch,
2025 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505 United States
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Stop by and swap your old books, audiobooks, CDs, DVDs, and video games. Bring what you don’t want or need and take something new-to-you to keep.

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YMCA Veggie Van

April 22 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Every week
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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The YMCA Veggie Van is West Michiganā€™s first and only mobile farmers market. The Veggie Van runs year round, making daily stops in urban neighborhoods throughout Grand Rapids, assuring that fruits and vegetables are available to people who otherwise have limited access to fresh produce. We sell locally grown, top-quality fruits and vegetables at reduced prices. Additionally, we accept SNAP, WIC, and Senior Project Fresh/Market FRESH benefits. EmailĀ svanderzanden@grymca.org to receive weekly emails with the week’s Veggie Van products.

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Pre-Reading Classes for Babies

April 22 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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Every week until April 22, 2014
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Parents and caregivers are invited to introduce their babies, birth through 18 months, to music, movement, and language in these 30-minute classes designed just for their specific developmental stages. Babies will enjoy hearing a story and learning songs and rhymes. Playtime after enhances the development of social skills.

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Book and Media Swap

April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
West Leonard Branch,
1017 Leonard NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 United States
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Stop by and swap your old books, audiobooks, CDs, DVDs, and video games. Bring what you don’t want or need and take something new-to-you to keep.

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Book and Media Swap

April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Yankee Clipper Branch,
2025 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505 United States
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Stop by and swap your old books, audiobooks, CDs, DVDs, and video games. Bring what you don’t want or need and take something new-to-you to keep.

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Closed for Easter

April 20
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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The Main Library is closed for Easter. Regular hours resume tomorrow.

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Small Business Class: Using Facebook to Promote Your Business

April 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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How do you promote your business using Facebook? Learn about resources to plan, start and grow your business using this social networking website.

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Nature Photography Walk

April 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Millennium Park,
1415 Maynard Ave SW, Walker, MI 49534 United States
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Discover the beauty of springtime through your camera lens! Photographer Dianne Carroll Burdick will lead a photography walk along the Fred Meijer Trail Network at Millennium Park. Join her for a scavenger hunt of shapes, textures, perspectives, angles, and viewpoints, all through the vehicle of nature. Learn tips and tricks for shooting natural elements in varying light, at various times of day, and throughout the year. Bring your own camera. All skill levels welcome. Meet at the off-season parking lot…

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