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Spring Lake District Library hosts Halloween magic show October 26

Spring Lake District Library hosts Halloween magic show October 26

SPRING LAKE, Mich.- Children and their families are invited to get into the Halloween spirit with a fun and interactive magic variety show at Spring Lake District Library on Saturday, October 26.

Renee’ Hudson will perform a unique combination of magic, juggling and comedy in a show that is sure to dazzle and delight all ages. The event begins at 10 a.m.  Children age seven and under must be accompanied by an adult. 

For more information about library programs for youth, please call the Spring Lake District Library at (616) 846-5770, ext. 134.  The library is located at 123 E. Exchange St. in Spring Lake.

Readings of another kind with Psychic Mary Miller

Readings of another kind with Psychic Mary Miller

SPRING LAKE, Mich.--Psychic counselor Mary Miller will be offering free individual readings at Spring Lake District Library on Saturday, October 26, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Pre-registration is required. Register online at www.sllib.org or call (616) 846-5770 to register.

West Michigan residents may be familiar with Mary’s readings as she is featured on the popular “Ask the Psychic” segments on WZZM's "Take Five and Company" each month.

For more information about this program, call the library at (616) 846-5770, ext. 107.  The library is located at 123 E. Exchange Street in Spring Lake.

Haunted Museum & Zombie Walk

Haunted Museum & Zombie Walk

It’s that time of year, again! The Tri-Cities Historical Museum Akeley Building located at 200 Washington Avenue in Downtown Grand Haven is hosting a Haunted Museum from 1pm to 3pm & Zombie Walk at 4pm on Saturday, October 26.

Call: (616)842-0700 for more information or visit www.tri-citiesmuseum.org for more calendar listings.

'Ready, Set, Auction!' at St. Mary's School October 24

'Ready, Set, Auction!' at St. Mary's School October 24

SPRING LAKE, Mich.―Families are invited to attend this fundraiser to help cover educational expenses for children at St. Mary’s School in Spring Lake.

“Ready, Set, Auction!”  runs from 5:45 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 24.  The event will feature a raffle and an auction.  Items up for bid include a bike, dolls, college apparel, games, a make-up kit, a duffel bag, Hello Kitty items, backyard adventure items, Michigan State University, Michigan and Chicago Bears memorabilia, Rubbermaid containers and more.  There will also be a kids' prize table.

St. Mary’s School is accredited by the Michigan Association of Non-Public Schools (MANS).  The school is located at 421 East Exchange Street

This event precedes the 17th annual Tri-Cities Unity Auction, themed “Denim and Diamonds.”  It will be held November 9 at Trillium Event Center, located at 17246 Van Wagoner St.

Decorate a pumpkin at Spring Lake District Library

Decorate a pumpkin at Spring Lake District Library

SPRING LAKE, Mich.--Spring Lake District Library will be hosting a pumpkin decorating workshop for children on Monday, October 21, at 4 p.m.

Pumpkins and art supplies will be provided by the library. Participants should bring their own creativity and paint shirts.  Pre-registration is not needed, but the event will be limited to 70 people. Artist Ken Widing will be on hand to offer creative pumpkin decorating ideas; two lucky participants will win a pumpkin decorated by Widing.

For more information about this event or other children’s programs, contact Spring Lake District Library at (616) 846-5770, ext. 134 or visit the library website at www.sllib.org.

Decorate your vehicle for St. Mary's 'Trunk or Treat' October 20

Decorate your vehicle for St. Mary's 'Trunk or Treat' October 20

SPRING LAKE, Mich.- Anyone wishing to attend the upcoming “Trunk or Treat” event at Saint Mary’s School  on Sunday, October 20 will be helping to support kids in the Tri-Cities region who need Catholic tuition assistance.

The event will run from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the parking lot of the school, at 421 East Exchange Street in Spring Lake.  Adults and kids from the area are invited to attend, dress up in Halloween costumes and decorate the trunk or lift-gate area of their vehicle or moped.  A prize will be awarded for the best decorated trunk.

Those wishing to attend are also being asked to bring candy and donate a kid’s gift or money to support the annual Unity Auction, which raises funds to make tuition affordable for kids who want a Catholic education.

Saint Mary’s School is accredited by the Michigan Association of Non-Public Schools (MANS).

Color Tours by Kayak

Color Tours by Kayak

Ottawa County Parks is inviting anyone interested in kayaking. The County Parks are offering “Color by Kayak” trips on 2 days in October & one day in November.  Each guided trip includes a basic kayaking lesson. The fee for the trip is $15 per person with their own kayak or it’s an additional charge of $26 for a kayak, paddle & life jacket. Pre-registration is required.  To register for any of the trips or more information, call the Ottawa County Nature Education Center at (616)786-4847.