Posted on 02 February 2017.
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God’s Kitchen in Cedar Springs
Feb. 7,14,21,28: Join us for dinner every Tuesday. God’s Kitchen – Cedar Springs welcomes families from Northern Kent County and the surrounding area to a Tuesday Evening Meal. No charge – no registration required! Served from 5:30 – 6:30 pm at the St. John Paul II Parish, 3110 – 17 Mile Rd., Cedar Springs. For more information, call the Church office at 616-696-3904. #5
Help Promote Literacy
Feb. 8,13,24,: The need is urgent at this time! The Literacy Center of West Michigan has scheduled information sessions for prospective volunteer tutors. These sessions last one hour. It allows persons interested in becoming volunteer tutors to find out more about the Literacy Center and its programs. At the end of the session there will be a chance to sign up for tutor training. Sessions are Wednesday, February 8th, at 10 am, Monday, February 13th, at 6 pm, and Friday, February 24th at 2 pm. By training people to be tutors, the Center can offer one-on-one reading help to adults asking for assistance in reading or English as a Second Language (ESL). You do not need to speak another language to tutor ESL. The Literacy Center of West Michigan is located at 1120 Monroe Ave., NW, Suite 240, Grand Rapids. Please call 616-459-5151 (ext. 10) or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to register. #5
Heart to Heart Craft Party
Feb. 11,14: Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine’s Day with snacks and crafts. For children and families. Saturday, February 11th at 11 am to 12:30 pm and Tuesday, February 14, 6:30 pm at Spencer Township KDL, 14960 Meddler Ave. Gowen. Tuesday, February 14, 10:30 am, at Nelson Township/Sand Lake KDL, 88 Eighth St., Sand Lake. #5
Cedar Springs Community Players Auditions
Feb. 13,14: Auditions announced for upcoming CSCP production “Zombies, Werewolves and Aliens – Oh my!” It’s not Halloween, but the Cedar Springs Community Players are looking for actors who are ready to put their best monster foot forward and audition for their upcoming Sci-Fi/Fantasy one-act comedies. Needed are actors aged 15-60+ to portray zombies, cowboys, werewolves and aliens, along with some southern-fried, red-neck country folk. Auditions will be held at the Cedar Springs United Methodist Church on Monday, February 13th and Tuesday, February 14th from 6:30 to 8 pm each night. Production dates are March 24-26 at the Kent Theatre. Please check out our website cedarspringscommunityplayers.org for all the information! #4,5p