Daddy daughter dance
Feb. 2: The 9th Annual Daddy-Daughter Dance will be held Saturday, Feb. 2, at Cedar Springs Middle School. Doors open at 6:15pm and dance begins at 7. Tickets must be pre-purchased. Cost for a couple is $15, for a group of three is $18, and a group of four or more $20. Tickets on sale at Cedar Springs Public Schools district office (Hilltop) from 8am-4pm Thursday and Friday, and at Cedar Springs Middle School from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday.
Rockford Rebels 12u Tryouts
Feb. 2: The Rockford Rebels 12u baseball team will be holding a tryout for remaining roster positions on the 2013 travel baseball team. Tryouts will be Saturday, February 2 at 3pm at the Rebels Training Facility located at 9330 Belding Rd., Rockford. To register and for more information, contact Micah Braman at 616-232-8422 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. #4,5p
Archery at Red Flannel Rod & Gun Club
Feb. 7: Come to the Red Flannel Rod & Gun Club on Thursdays starting February 7 through March 28 at 7pm. 7463 – 18 Mile Rd., Cedar Springs. #5,6p
Help Promote Literacy!
Feb. 7: The Literacy Center of West Michigan, 1120 Monroe Ave. NW, Suite 240, Grand Rapids, has scheduled an information session on Thursday, February 7 for prospective volunteer tutors. This session is held at 6:30pm and lasts one hour. It allows interested persons 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. Please call us at 616-459-5151 (ex. 10) to register. #5
Feb. 8-9: The Sand Lake Winterfest will take place on Friday, February 8 and Saturday, February 9. Pinewood derby, ice skating in the park, ice fishing contest, outhouse race, snowman contest, hot dog eating contest and more. For a full schedule of events please visit www.sandlakechamberofcommerce.com. #5
Lost on the Lady Elgin
Feb. 11: Valerie van Heest, award-wining author and member of the Women Diver’s Hall of Fame, discusses the Lake Michigan sinking of the Lady Elgin in 1860. Monday, February 11 at 6:30 pm. Sand Lake/ Nelson Township KDL Branch, 88 Eighth St. #5
Spring 2013 Soccer Registration
Feb. 12: Spring 2013 Soccer Registration for American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) is Feb. 12, 14 and 20 at Beach Elementary School on the Campus of Cedar Springs Public Schools, 204 E. Muskegon from 6pm – 8pm each day. Cost for the Spring Session is $60 per child with a $5 discount per child for families registering 3 or more players. Players must be at least 4 years of age as of April 8, 2013. A birth certificate is required for age verification of first time registrants. Please complete online application at www.eayso.org – print two copies and take advantage of our Express Lane! These will be the final registration dates for the Spring Season. Please tell your friends and neighbors. If you have questions please contact the AYSO Hotline at 616-696-7349, or visit us at www.ayso902.org. #5,6,7b
Valentine Candlelight Snowshoe Walk
Feb. 14: Bring your Sweetheart out (People of all ages and abilities are welcome to enjoy the candlelit trails). The walk is 2 miles and suitable for beginner-level snowshoers and hikers. Walk will be lead by a naturalist. After the walk, enjoy hot chocolate, coffee and cookies by our fireside “Smooches”. Thursday, February 14th from 6-9pm. Donation of $5 per person, snowshoes included. Howard Christensen Nature Center, 16190 Red Pine Drive, Kent City. Pre-registration is NOT required, however registering is greatly appreciated. 616-675-3158. #5
Feb. 14: Members, bring in your friends to this special dinner and music. Tri-County Eagles in Sand Lake, Thursday, February 14th. Dinner from 4 – 8pm, Rib Eye steak, potato, garlic toast and salad bar, $11.75. Entertainment from 8 – 11pm by Rhythm Masters, Clint Gitchel & Jerry Roberts starting. #4-6p