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Family fun in West Michigan this weekend

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOTV) - Looking for some family fun in West Michigan this weekend? Maranda has a list of top picks!

 

Unicorn Super Saturday

Muskegon Museum of Art

Saturday, Jan 12

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Enjoy a free family fun day at the Muskegon Museum of Art with a “Unicorns Super Saturday!” Museums are magical!  Come explore the magic of unicorns with a craft everyone can enjoy. 

For more information call 231-720-2570.

  • 11:00am & 1:00pm/Family Film
  • 11:00am – 1:00pm/Guided Look: Ask docents what makes the galleries so magical!
  • 11:00am – 2:00pm/Make & Take Unicorns: Let your imagination soar as you create a unicorn!

 

WinterWest

Richmond Park

Saturday, Jan 12

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WinterWest is a winter fun series that are free events in collaboration with the City of Grand Rapids Parks and Rec Department, Friends of Grand Rapids Parks and West Grand Neighborhood Organization to encourage outdoor park engagement during the chilly winter months.

Join us on Saturday, January 12th from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. The popular youth and adult crazy cardboard sled races return! Bring your family and friends and enjoy hot chocolate, kid activities, snowman and snow fort building, and more!

10:00 am – Registration Crazy Cardboard Sled Races Youth and Adult

11:00 am – Crazy Cardboard Sled Races Youth first, Adult to begin immediately after

10:00 am – 1:30 pm – Snowman/Snow Fort building; Kids crafts/activities

1:00 pm – Tree ID Walk

1:45 pm -Snowman/Snow Fort Winners Announced

 

Princess Aurora: The Sleeping Beauty

Presented by Ballet Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Classic Auditorium

January 12 -13

6 p.m. -  8 p.m.

Regular Tickets are $10 for children & $15 for adults

 

School of Rock

Broadway Grand Rapids

DeVos Performance Hall

Jan 8-13

School of Rock is a New York Times Critics’ Pick and “ An inspiring jolt of energy, joy and mad skillz!” (Entertainment Weekly). Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band.

 

Focus Up: Living my best life

January 12, 2019

11:00 AM -4:30 PM

Salvation Army Kroc Center 

2500 S. Division Ave., Grand Rapids, MI 49507

Wedgwood Christian Services Manessah Project presents this free, high energy experience  that will teach students how to build confidence, self-respect, and skills to decrease the vulnerabilities and risk factors of exploitation, becoming an exploiter, recruiter, or "John." Parents will learn and build tools to empower them to gain a healthy line of communication with their youth! 
 

 


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Maranda is the WOTV 4 Women kids and family expert. She hosts a weekday half-hour program, “Where You Live”.

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