ROCKFORD REGISTER

Thursday, April 21

Cedar Springs Community Night—6 to 9 p.m. at Cedar Springs High School. This social event celebrates spring and honors all the local hard-working, participating businesses, agencies, organizations and schools. General public admission is free. Free cake and ink pens will be given out while they last. For more information, contact Isabelle at (616) 696-9543 or e-mail izzyb9@charter.net.

Saturday, April 23

A Day to Remember —12 noon to 7 p.m. at the Rockford American Legion, 330 Rockford Park Dr., Rockford, presented by The Heaven is My Home Radio and TV Network. Free family buffet, 50/50, white elephant sale, live bands, free face painting, it’s all free. For more information call (616) 263-9494.

Monday, April 25

Grand Rapids Audubon Club Meeting—7 p.m. at the Grand Rapids Theological Seminary Auditorium at Cornerstone University, 3000 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids. Wildlife photographer Maria Bajema will present “Big Bend National Park,” with a focus on birds, plants and scenery. She is a member of the club and is a Calvin College alumna. Guests welcome to attend this free program. For more information, visit www.glsga.org/grac or call Bea at (616) 676-2446.

Tuesday, April 26

Rockford Garden Club Meeting—7 p.m. at Rockford United Methodist Church, in the community room, 159 Maple St., Rockford. Advanced master gardener Nancy Hoovler will explain how to identify plant problems, dry plant specimen examples, and suggest accurate corrective solutions. Free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, visit www.rockfordgardenclub.htmlplanet.com/index_1.html or call Karen Chickering at (616) 874-0186.

High School Honor Orchestra Festival Concert—7 p.m. in the Covenant Fine Arts Center at Calvin College, 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, presented by the music department. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.calvin.edu/academic/music/calendar.

Country Music—9:30 to 11:30 a.m. every Tuesday at Rockford Ambulance Community Center, corner of 10 Mile Road and Shaner Avenue in Rockford. Music by the Rogue River Band. Enjoy free coffee, tea and snacks.

Thursday, April 28

Rockford Lions Club Meeting—p.m. social, 6:30 dinner and 7 p.m. meeting at the Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe St., Rockford. Meetings held every second and fourth Thursday of each month.

Thur.–Sat. April 28–30

Used Book Sale—Thursday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Timothy C. Hauenstien Reynolds Township Library, 117 Williams St., Howard City, sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Book donations are needed and appreciated.

Friday, April 29

Retirement Coffee for Lt. Scott Mazur—1:30 to 3 p.m. at Rockford City Hall, with a presentation at 2 p.m. Join us in celebrating Lt. Mazur’s years of service—from April 18, 1981 to April 30, 2011—to the City of Rockford.

Student Recital with Pianist Monica Bressler—5 p.m. in the Covenant Fine Arts Center Recital Hall at Calvin College, 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, presented by the music department. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.calvin.edu/academic/music/calendar.

Student Recital with Pianist Mike Byun—7 p.m. in the Covenant Fine Arts Center Recital Hall at Calvin College, 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, presented by the music department. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.calvin.edu/academic/music/calendar.

Women’s Chorale—7:30 p.m. at the Calvin College Chapel, 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, presented by the music department. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.calvin.edu/academic/music/calendar.

 

 

About Squire News
The Squire has been Rockford’s free weekly newspaper since 1871. Our loyal readership includes over fifteen thousand homes in the Rockford area, including the affluent Lakes area of Lake Bella Vista, Bostwick Lake and Silver Lake; Belmont, Blythefield, as well as Algoma, Courtland, Cannon and Plainfield Townships. The Squire is distributed through the U.S. Post Office every Thursday. We also deliver to in-town businesses and homes with paper carriers and news stands in our grocery stores and over thirty local shops.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.

*