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Candlelight Snowshoe Walk

Feb. 14: Date changed from Feb. 8. Enjoy this tour-guided excursion through the nature center’s scenic trails. Hot refreshments will be served and all snowshoe equipment will be provided. Hike through candlelit trails, stopping at our Campfire to hear romantic stories around the campfire at Camp Lily’s location. This is for all ages so rekindle that love in the candlelit walk. Maybe the moon will shine. How romantic! Friday, February 14 from 7 to 10:30 pm. Donation of $5 per person/ $15/family of 4 or more. Howard Christensen Nature Center, 16190 Red Pine Dr., Kent City. 616-675-3158. #7


Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

Feb. 15: The Cedar Springs Lions Club is hosting a pancake breakfast every third Saturday of the  month thru April. Come to the Cedar Springs United Methodist Church located on the corner of Main & Church Streets on Saturday, February 15th from 7 am to 11 am, for an all-you-can-eat breakfast including pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, juice and coffee. Adults $6, seniors $5, Family $20, under 12 free. Proceeds to assist sight conservation. #7


Valentine’s Dance and Vegas Night

Feb. 15: the Tri County Eagles of Sand Lake are hosting a Valentine’s Dance and Vegas Night on Saturday, February 15th from 6 pm to midnight. There are dinner specials, a 50/50 drawing and gift basket drawing. The band “Chapter 4” will perform from 8 pm to midnight. Open to the public. License #M85331. #6,7p


Get out “Leave No Family Inside”: Snowshoeing for Beginners

Feb. 16: What a better way to get out and enjoy our Michigan winters than to experience it on snowshoes. Join Cindy Perski as she guides you through the process of learning how to snowshoe (it’s so easy!) A guided hike around the nature center property will give you some practice with the new footgear and a chance to learn about our winter world. Best suited for ages 10-100 years old. Sunday February 16th from 10:30 to 12:30 pm. Donation of $6 person/ $10 family (4 or more).Howard Christensen Nature Center, 16190 Red Pine Dr., Kent City. 616-675-3158. #7


TOPS weight loss support group

Feb. 18: 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 weigh loss goals! Weigh-ins 8:15-9am, meeting starts at 9:15am. In case of inclement weather, meetings are cancelled if Tri-County or Cedar Springs schools are closed. Call Martha at 696-1039 for more information. #7


East Nelson UMC Monthly Dinner

Feb. 19: East Nelson United Methodist Church is hosting their monthly dinner on Wednesday, February 19 from 5 – 7 pm. There will be baked chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, veggies, relish trays and homemade desserts. 9024 – 18 Mile Rd. NE, Cedar Springs. #7


Healing with Green Smoothies

Feb. 24: Presenter Linda Carrington demonstrates using natural plant oils with natural green smoothies to help target health challenges such as weight loss, allergies, infections, inflammation, cravings, blood sugar problems and more. Pre-registration is required and participant spots are limited.  Monday Feb. 24th at 6:30 pm. Sand Lake/ Nelson Township KDL Branch, 88 Eighth St. 616-636-4251. #7


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