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July 2014

Splendor by the Sea: Newport, Rhode Island During the Gilded Age

July 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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With its spectacular natural scenery, pristine beaches, and gentle ocean breezes, Newport, RI, was the summer playground for many of America’s elite families, and by 1880, it had earned the title “Queen of Resorts.” Fashionable summer colonists including the Vanderbilts, Belmonts, and Astors, hired some of the nation’s leading architects, including Richard Morris Hunt, Richard Upjohn, and McKim, Mead & White, to design their summer “cottages” along Newport’s shore. These houses were the backdrops for lavish entertainment—debutante balls, weddings, and…

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Magician Jason Hudy

July 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Join award-winning magician Jason Hudy in a show that’s part science, part magic, and 100% fun! A performance that’s filled with amazing magic and cool science experiments, and tons of laughs!

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Mad Scientist Workshop: Fruit and Veggie Batteries

July 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
West Leonard Branch,
1017 Leonard NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 United States
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Can fruits and vegetables produce energy? Come make batteries out of lemons and potatoes, hook them up to various things, and see if they produce energy. For ages 12-14.

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Magician Jason Hudy

July 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Yankee Clipper Branch,
2025 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505 United States
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Join award-winning magician Jason Hudy in a show that’s part science, part magic, and 100% fun! A performance that’s filled with amazing magic and cool science experiments, and tons of laughs!

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Pre-Reading Classes for Toddlers

July 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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Every week until August 6, 2014
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their energetic toddlers, ages 18 months to 3 years, to 30-minute classes featuring hands-on, literacy-rich activities including stories, songs with fingerplays and other action, and sign language. Toddlers will develop pre-reading skills as they make connections between words and movement and have fun with related crafts and socialize during playtime.

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Magician Jason Hudy

July 23 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Seymour Branch,
2350 Eastern SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507 United States
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Join award-winning magician Jason Hudy in a show that’s part science, part magic, and 100% fun! A performance that’s filled with amazing magic and cool science experiments, and tons of laughs!

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MartiniMOTH: Working for a Living – Tales of Unusual Jobs

July 22 @ 8:00 pm - July 23 @ 12:00 am
SpeakEZ Lounge,
600 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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MartiniMOTH is a storytelling event that is held the third Tuesday of the month at SpeakEZ Lounge. Each month a new theme is chosen. Storytellers volunteer and must tell a story about the evening’s theme. The story must be true, be about themselves, and be kept under seven minutes. A panel of three judges vote for the top three storytellers. The winner is invited back the next month to be one of the judges and get their name engraved on…

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Magician Jason Hudy

July 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
West Leonard Branch,
1017 Leonard NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 United States
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Join award-winning magician Jason Hudy in a show that’s part science, part magic, and 100% fun! A performance that’s filled with amazing magic and cool science experiments, and tons of laughs!

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YMCA Veggie Van

July 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 Michigan’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. Email svanderzanden@grymca.org to receive weekly emails with the week’s Veggie Van products.

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Magician Jason Hudy

July 22 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Join award-winning magician Jason Hudy in a show that’s part science, part magic, and 100% fun! A performance that’s filled with amazing magic and cool science experiments, and tons of laughs!

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