GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOTV) - This weekend, take advantage of all the fall excitement happening around West Michigan. Check out Maranda's Family Fun Update for October 12-13!
The Grand Rapids Ballet Junior Company will present “Mother Goose and Friends” this weekend with shows Friday-Sunday at the Grand Rapids Ballet-Peter Martin Wege Theatre.
t’s fire safety month and here are two events happening this weekend to help keep your family safe: Home Depot in Plainwell is hosting Safety Day with members from the Otsego Fire Department and Plainwell Public Safety, EMS and law enforcement. Tour fire trucks and other emergency vehicles and make safety crafts on Saturday October 12, starting at 9:00 a.m. until noon. Comstock Township Fire & Rescue is also hosting a Fire Department Open House on Saturday. Click here for a full list of fire safety events.
Zoo Boo at Binder Park Zoo begins on October 11. Trick or treat trail and family fun at the zoo!
Jazzy Super Saturday is on October 12 at the Muskegon Museum of Art. Free family fun while you dance your way into this musical and artful super Saturday. Learn about how jazz influenced Romare Bearden’s work and creat your won artful musical instrument. Free admission and activities. 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
October 12 is THE CARVE in Holland. Will feature pumpkin carving by some of the nation’s best professional pumpkin carvers. Adults can enter their best work in the amateur pumpkin carving competition, while kids can paint pumpkins, enjoy fun fall activities and win prizes.
Kent County officials are trying to avoid the case of a rookie corrections officer -- who was assaulted on the job and then fired -- from going to an arbitrator.
Philanthropist Ralph W. Hauenstein is donating $1 million to Grand Valley State University's Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies.
A woman from Mount Pleasant died after her SUV crashed on a road in Montcalm County.