TOPS, weight loss support group
July 5: Take off pounds sensibly (TOPS), a non-profit weight loss support group for men and women, meets every Tuesday at the Resurrection Lutheran Church in Sand Lake. Your first visit is free so come check out what TOPS can do to help you reach your weight loss goals! Exercise 8-8:30am (optional), weigh-ins from 8:30am – 9am and the meeting starts at 9:15am. Call Martha at 696-1039 for more information. #26
Help promote literacy!
July 5: The Literacy Center of West Michigan needs volunteer tutors (the need is urgent at this time!) and has scheduled an information session on Tuesday, July 5, 2011, for prospective volunteer tutors. This session is held at 6:30 p.m. and lasts one hour. It allows persons interested in becoming volunteer tutors to find out more about the Center and its literacy programs. At the end of the session, there will be an opportunity to sign up for tutor training. The information session will be held at the Literacy Center of West Michigan located at 1120 Monroe Ave., N.W. Suite 240, grand Rapids. Please call us at 459-5151 (ext. 10) to register. #26
Howard Christensen Nature Center events
July 11: SIGN-UP NOW for upcoming events at Howard Christensen Nature Center in July…Bugs Are Beautiful (7/11) ages 7-12; Wild Wednesday II: Forests (7/13), ages 5-12; Geology Rocks! (7/22), ages 5-8; Greenup Gardening Workshop: Flower Arranging (7/25) all ages! Details and registration deadlines can be found at www.lilysfrogpad.com. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED… Junior Naturalist Day on July 14, noon-3:00 p.m.; Volunteer Work Day on July 23, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Please call 616-675-3158 if you would like to volunteer. Lily’s/HCNC is IN THE NEWS! See clips on our Facebook group page “Howard Christensen Nature Center managed by Lily’s Frog Pad Inc.” #26