Happy APRIL! We are thirlled to be bringing you another great 3x3 video, this month shot on location at the amazing Blandford Nature Center in Grand Rapids! 
Blandford is a 501(c)3 nonprofit animal sanctuary and education center for all ages! They've got fantastic programs and workshops throughout the year, and will be hosting a FREE Earth Day event this year! Check the event page Earth Day Celebration for more information, or visit them at http://blandfordnaturecenter.org/

 

Girls on the Run FOOD-raiser at El Granjero
APRIL 11TH, 2018
Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/163771430939088/
Event Description: Join Kent County Girls on the Run for a FOOD-raiser at EL Granjero Mexican Grill on Wednesday, April 11th from 3pm-11pm! No flyer necessary, just show up hungry, bring some friends, and a portion of sales from the day will be donated to support Girls on the Run program scholarships! Girls on the Run is a running-based character development program serving 3-8th grade girls in Kent County, Michigan. They combine life skill lessons with training for a 5k walk or run, in a creative, interactive and incredibly FUN way! The program provides tools for girls to manage the tough times of adolescence so they are better prepared to grow into strong and confident adult women. To learn more visit https://www.girlsontherun.org/

Workshop: Start Your First Garden
APRIL 25TH, 2018
Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/140466926636867/
Event Description: Join us on April 25th from 6:30-7:45pm on the Urban Roots community farm for a hands-on, accessible, realistic approach to starting your first garden! Their workshops are donation-based and open to all ages, abilities, and interests. Bring the whole family! This is a great way for the kids to learn about urban farming and how fun it can be to grow your own food. Urban Roots is a community farm and education center located in SE Grand Rapids. For more info, or to register for this workshop, visit us online at www.urbanrootsgr.org

The Diatribe Annual Fun'Raiser Party - Masquerade Edition
APRIL 26TH, 2018
Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/542909536074968/
Event Description: Have you ever been to a Masquerade before? On April 26, there will be amazing DJs, a cash bar, and an incredible networking time at @The Waldron Public House -- all in support of The Diatribe, a nonprofit organization that uses performing arts to empower young people to share their stories, raise awareness of social issues, and create change within their communities. Don't have a masquerade mask? Don't worry--masks will be available for sale the night of, all proceeds raised will directly support The Diatribe. Learn more at www.thediatribe.org