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Daddy Daughter Dance

From: http://www.eastgr.org/

The annual Daddy Daughter Dance will be held in early February 2011.  Check back soon for 2011 event details!

Fathers, make sure your daughter's first dance is a memorable one! Put on your dancing shoes and enjoy a date night with your daughter at the annual Daddy Daughter Dance! Girls are invited to bring their favorite adult date (dad, grandpa, uncle or special friend) to this semi-formal event. The evening includes your daughter’s choice of corsage, DJ dancing, delicious refreshments, and more. Upon registration, you’ll also receive a coupon good for local restaurant discounts for the evening of the event. Sign up early and receive a $5.00 discount.

Crazy Tie Contest: Don't be embarrassed dads, you know you have one! Maybe it’s hiding in the back of your closet, or perhaps you thought it was the next fabulous fad, but turned out to be a fashion faux pas!

Videos Showcase Community to Potential Newcomers

Wondering what it's like to live in East Grand Rapids?  The city has produced several videos to showecase the community.  You can watch them here:




EGR School Food Service Information

East Grand Rapids Food Service

East Grand Rapids Public Schools will now be providing nutritional services through a Joint Operating Agreement with the Grand Rapids Public Schools.  Grand Rapids Public Schools will provide all services for the program with the exception of the local preparation and serving of food to our students, which will be handled by East Grand Rapids school employees.  The district is excited to start this partnership, which we feel will provide an excellent nutritional program to our students and be self-sufficient financially.

Student Accounts
On-line access to your student’s meal account is now available through MealpayPlus (www.mealpayplus.com).  MealpayPlus provides free ability to check account balances, monitor purchases, and receive e-mail notifications when an account re

Videos Showcase New School Staff/Verve Pipe Songs

The East Grand Rapids School District produced videos introducing the community to new staff, and school-related music from EGR resident Brian VanderArk and his band, Verve Pipe.   To watch, click below:


Baby-Ready Pets workshop hosted by Humane Society of Kent County

From: http://www.hskc.org

Sept. 4
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Baby-Ready Pets
Humane Society of Kent County
The Humane Society of Kent County offers a workshop to help prepare your pet for the arrival of your bundle of joy. With a little training and assistance, you can make it a safe and (relatively) stress-free experience for the whole family. To register for Baby-Ready Pets, please contact Jennifer Self-Aulgur, Humane Education Coordinator, (616) 791-8066 or jennifer@hskc.org.