ROCKFORD REGISTER

Thursday, July 14

Rockford Lions Club Meeting—6 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.

Bracelet-making with Cindy—2 p.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Teens in grades 6–12 are invited to make a beautiful right-angle weave bracelet with jewelry crafter Cindy Burkle. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Saturday, July 16

Four person scramble—1:30 p.m. shotgun start—the public is invited to participate in the 23rd annual Barney Hunt Memorial Golf outing at Scott Lake Country Club. The four-person scramble includes golfing, a steak dinner, door prizes and all sorts of events for participants. Funds raised benefit graduating Rockford High School seniors. For more information, call Chuck Weldon at (616) 363-1160 or Scott Lake Country Club at (616) 784-1355.

Rockford Farm Market—8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October 29 in the South Squires Street parking lot, off Main St., downtown Rockford, featuring Michigan-grown produce, fresh baked goods, flowers, plants and much more.

23rd Barney Hunt Memorial Golf Outing—at Scott Lake Country Club, 911 Hayes St. NE, presented by Rockford Masonic Lodge #246 for scholarships for Rockford High School graduating seniors. Events for all age groups. Cost is $70 per person, which includes 18 holes of golf, cart, door prizes, skins, and steak dinner. Reservations requested. Call Scott Lake Country Club at (616) 784-2355, Chuck Weldon at (616) 363-1160, or Art Visser at (616) 696-1954, or e-mail to Charles_weldon@comcast.net.

Sunday, July 17

Roast Beef Dinner—11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Rockford Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3946, 4195 Thirteen Mile Road, Rockford. Cost is $8 for adults and $3.50 for children. Take-outs and deliveries are available. For deliveries, call (616) 866-2675 by 11:30 a.m. the day of the dinner. “The best dinner in town!” is prepared by the Post’s own chef, Fred Chambers. For more information, visit www.Rockfordvfwpost3946.org.

Monday, July 18

Babytime—11 a.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver. For more information, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Kids and Teens Craft Sale—2 p.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Find amazing pieces of art, wonderful crafts and the most creative kids in town! For more information, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Tuesday, July 19

Free concert—The Ridge Covenant Church, 4453 Fruit Ridge Avenue, NW Grand Rapids, invites the public to a free concert and refreshments. The concert is from 7 to 9 p.m.

Rockford Rotary Club Meetings—7 a.m. at Rockford High School, and 12:10 p.m. at Rockford Community Cabin. For more information, call Mark Bivins at (616) 866-1470.

North Kent Toastmasters Club Meeting—7 p.m. at Prudential Preferred Realtors, 502 Northland Drive NE, Rockford (at 11 Mile Road). Members enhance valuable public speaking and leadership skills through practice and encouragement. Members progress through the manuals at their own pace. Guests welcome. For directions, call Sue at (616) 866-3509 or visit www.nkctm.org.

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.

Wednesday, July 20

Blue Star Moms—6 p.m. at 669 Mead Road, Orleans, Mich. Meetings held the third Wednesday of each month. For more information, call Sally at (616) 761-2042.

Preschool Storytime—10 and 11 a.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Preschoolers enjoy stories, rhymes, music, movement and more as they build their early literacy skills and develop a love of reading. For children ages 3-6. For more information, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Toddler Time—10 and 11 a.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Nurture your toddler’s love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills. For children ages 3 and under with a caregiver. For more information, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Summer Lecture Series—7:30 p.m. in the Gezon Auditorium at Calvin College, 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, presented by Seminars in Christian Scholarship. Frederick Dale Bruner will speak on “The Adventure of Biblical Interpretation.” Free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.calvin.edu/scs or call (616) 526-8558.

Thursday, July 21

Juggling Workshop—6:30 p.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Teens in grades 6–12 are invited to have fun while you learn basic manipulations and other skills that teach the art of juggling. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Saturday, July 23

Rockford Football Golf Outing—1:30 shot-gun start. Four-person scramble golf and much much more. For more information call (616) 826-5884. To benefit the Rockford football program.

Rockford Farm Market—8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October 29 in the South Squires Street parking lot, off Main St., downtown Rockford, featuring Michigan-grown produce, fresh baked goods, flowers, plants and much more.

Monday, July 25

Babytime—11 a.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver. For more information, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Marimbamania!—6:30 p.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Virtuoso marimbist David Hall brings 20 years of experience to this unique program of music from around the world. Musical selections are heard on marimbas and xylophones. Audiences sing, dance and clap along! For more information, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Tuesday, July 26

Rockford Rotary Club Meetings—7 a.m. at Rockford High School, and 12:10 p.m. at Rockford Community Cabin. For more information, call Mark Bivins at (616) 866-1470.

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.

Wednesday, July 27

Preschool Storytime—10 and 11 a.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Preschoolers enjoy stories, rhymes, music, movement and more as they build their early literacy skills and develop a love of reading. For children ages 3-6. For more information, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Toddler Time—10 and 11 a.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Nurture your toddler’s love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills. For children ages 3 and under with a caregiver. For more information, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Thursday, July 28

Rockford Lions Club Meeting—6 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.

Teen Spa—2 p.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Teens in grades 6–12 are invited to take a break from the summer heat and pamper yourself with spa treatments you make yourself! For more information, call (616) 784-2007 or visit www.kdl.org.

Saturday, July 30

Rockford Farm Market—8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October 29 in the South Squires Street parking lot, off Main St., downtown Rockford, featuring Michigan-grown produce, fresh baked goods, flowers, plants and much more.

 

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