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Community Good Friday Service

Mar. 29: You are invited to join together in worship with The Church of Cedar Springs for our community  Good Friday service titled “We Shall Overcome,” at 7 pm on Friday, March 29 at The Springs Church, 135 N. Grant St., Cedar Springs. Nursery provided for children ages 3 and under, and kids church will be provided for ages 4 years through 4th grade. This program is being sponsored by the Cedar Springs Ministerial Association. #13p


Good Friday Service

Mar. 29: You are invited to join us for a time of reflection on the life and cross of Jesus Christ. Good Friday, March 29 at 7 pm at Ensley Baptist Church, 7077 – 120th St., Sand Lake (near the corner of 120th and Cypress). #13


Easter Celebration for Children

Mar. 30: An Easter EGG-Stravangaza will be held on Saturday, March 30th from 1- 2:30 pm at the Solon Center Wesleyan Church. All children 10 years and under are invited to attend. There’ll be games, candy, prizes, snacks and a special Easter presentation. Two bicycles will be given away as grand prizes. For more information go to: www.soloncenterwesleyanchurch.org or call the church office at 616-696-3229. The church is located at 15671 Algoma Ave., just north of 19 Mile Rd. All welcome! #12,13p



Mar. 30: Eggstravangza on Saturday, March 30 at 11 am. Easter Egg Hunt and more for toddlers through elementary school age. Light refreshments and crafts indoors after the egg hunt. Courtland – Oakfield United Methodist Church, 10295 Myers Lake Ave. NE, Rockford. #12,13p


Living the better Life

Mar. 31: Are you burned out striving for the good life? Jesus offers more than just the good life. He came so that we can have the better life. In this series starting Easter Sunday, Pastor Barry will teach about the better life that Jesus offers – a life filled with meaning, freed by grace, and full of energy. Please join us as we live life to the fullest this Easter at The Springs! For more information, visit our website www.thespringschurch.info or call 616.696.2970. We are located at 135 N. Grant St. in Cedar Springs. We hope to see you at The Springs this Easter! #13


Easter Services at North Kent Community Church

Mar. 31: Join us for Easter Sun Rise Breakfast at 9 am and Easter Service – “The Resurrection Power – In Us.” North Kent Community Church, 1480 Indian Lakes Rd., Sparta. Questions call 616-550-6398, Pastor Craig Carter. #13


Dinner at the Legion

Apr. 1: American Legion, 80 Main St. Cedar Springs, is hosting a baked chicken dinner on Monday, April 1st, from 5 – 7 pm. Included will be stuffing, mashed potatoes, veggies, salad, dessert and drinks. All dinners are $9, children $4.50. Enjoy home cooking, take out is available. 616-696-9160. #13


Free Blood Pressure Check

Apr. 1: Metron of Cedar Springs will be providing free Blood Pressure checks on Monday, April 1st from 1 to 3pm at Rite Aid located at 4166 – 17 Mile Rd., Cedar Springs. #13


Reading is Magic with Stormy the Magician

Apr. 2: Stormy will dig into the worlds of pirates and their treasure, fairy tales, History, circus acts and animals, weaving laughter, stories and plenty of audience participation as part of “Our Community Reads.” Sponsored by the Friends of the Sand Lake/ Nelson Township Library. For all ages. Tuesday, April 2 at 3 pm. Sand Lake KDL branch, 88 Eighth St., Sand Lake. #13


North Kent Toastmasters Club – Where Leaders Are Made

Apr. 2&16: Members gain confidence, overcome fears, and remove filler words from presentations, share great stories and information, and learn leadership at every meeting. Guests are welcome. On April 2 and 16 the meeting is at 7 pm, at Prudential Preferred Realtors, 502 Northland Dr. NE, north of Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church & 11 Mile Rd., Rockford. For directions call Sue at 616-866-3509 or visit www.nkctm.org or Facebook North Kent Community Toastmasters. #13


Family Building Bricks Party

Apr. 3,4: Design, build and bond. Bring the whole family together and create a towering monument using the library’s building bricks. The best part? No big mess at home to clean up! For all ages. Wednesday, April 3, 6:30 pm, at the Sand Lake/ Nelson Township KDL branch, 88 Eighth St., Sand Lake. Thursday, April 4, 3:00 pm at the Spencer Township branch, 14960 Meddler, Gowen. #13


What’s the Big Deal About Invasive Species!

Apr. 6: “Invasive Species” are and their devastating effects on our song birds, wildlife, humans and the world we live in. Class will identify some that are growing here at the HCNC and ow to get rid of them, so dress for the weather. We will also discuss the importance of native species in the wild and in our own landscapes. Saturday, April 6th from 10 am to 12 pm with speaker Laurie Grant. Howard Christensen Nature Center, 16190 Red Pine Dr., Kent City. #13


Cedar Springs Community Night

Apr. 18: Make plans now to attend the 27th annual Cedar Springs Community Night Thursday April 18th at the Cedar Springs High School from 6 to 8:30 pm. The event is designed to showcase the school, businesses and organizations in and around the area. Admission is free for the general public. For more information on how your organization can get involved, email cedar.springs.can@gmail.com, see facebook@Cedar Springs CAN, or call 616-696-7320. Printed form in The Post on March 14th. #13-15


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