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March Reading Madness


Senator Peter MacGregor read to young students.

Senator Peter MacGregor read to young students.

Senator Peter MacGregor stopped by Creative Technologies Academy for a visit the morning of March 13 and read to the kindergarten, first, and second grade students. He read Bobby Bramble Loses His Brain by Dave Keane. Senator MacGregor discussed the difference between fiction and nonfiction books with the young students and encouraged them to read with their peers, siblings, and adults. He made sure to allow time to answer the many questions the students had, such as: How did you get elected? Who’s your boss? What do you like to read? What’s your favorite color?

Players from the Ferris State University Girls Basketball team take time to pose with third grade student, Aiden Dood, after reading with his class.

Players from the Ferris State University Girls Basketball team take time to pose with third grade student, Aiden Dood, after reading with his class.

Ferris State University’s women’s basketball Coach, Kendra Faustin, and Assistant Coach, Sharonda Hurd, brought a few of their players to the CTA elementary in order to spend time reading with students during March is Reading Month. The coaches and players also visited with the middle and high school students in an assembly to share powerful lessons about the importance of personal responsibility and accountability in everyday life.

CTA’s middle school students were visited by the Grace Bible College Tigers basketball team. The students watched a video, produced by MAPSA and Buddy Morehouse, about the story of Curtis Jones. Jones was widely considered the greatest basketball talent ever to come out of the city of Detroit, but his dreams died and his life spiraled downward because he couldn’t read and write. After viewing the video, team members led small group discussions with CTA students about lessons to be learned from Curtis Jones, specifically, about the importance of getting the best education possible.

Players from the Ferris State University Girls Basketball team pose with several middle school students.

Players from the Ferris State University Girls Basketball team pose with several middle school students.

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MacGregor to hold office hours


State Senator Peter MacGregor will be holding office hours on Wednesday, June 29th from 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm at Mr. Burger, 5181 Northland Dr. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525.

“I will be available to answer questions and respond to concerns any residents of the district may have,” said MacGregor. “Office hours are a one-on-one meeting with constituents, and in order to see as many people as possible please keep the conversation to ten to fifteen minutes. If your question requires additional time, please contact my office to set up an appointment.”

For more information or to contact my office, please visit SenatorPeterMacGregor.com or call 1-855-347-8028.

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Sen. MacGregor reads to CTA students


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State Sen. MacGregor read to the kindergarten and first grade students at CTA

N-MacGregor-reads2Michigan Senator Peter MacGregor stopped by Creative Technologies Academy for a visit on Friday morning, April 22, and read to the kindergarten and first grade students. He read “Bobby Bramble Loses His Brain” by Dave Keane. Senator MacGregor discussed the difference between fiction and non-fiction books with the young students and encouraged them to read with their peers, siblings and adults. He made sure to allow time to answer the many questions the students had, such as: How did you get elected, who’s your boss and what’s your favorite food?

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Sen. MacGregor to hold office hours


Senator Peter MacGregor will be holding office hours on Friday, April 29th from 7:30-9:00 am at Mr. Burger, 5181 Northland Dr. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525.

I will be available to answer questions and respond to concerns any residents of the district may have.  Office hours are a one-on-one meeting with constituents, and in order to see as many people as possible please keep the conversation to ten to fifteen minutes. If your question requires additional time, please contact my office to set up an appointment.”

For more information or to contact his office, please visit SenatorPeterMacGregor.com or call 1-855-347-8028.

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MacGregor to hold office hours


State Senator Peter MacGregor will hold office hours on Monday, March 28, from 4:00-5:30 p.m. in the Community Room at the Walker Fire Station #3, 1470 3 Mile Rd. NW, Walker, Mich. 49544.

I will be available to answer questions and respond to concerns any residents of the district may have,” said MacGregor.

Office hours are a one-on-one meeting with constituents, and in order for him to see as many people as possible, he asks to please keep the conversation to 10 to 15 minutes. If your question requires additional time, contact his office to set up an appointment.

For more information or to contact Sen. MacGregor’s office, please visit www.SenatorPeterMacGregor.com or call 1-855-347-8028

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