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Golden Gloves Championship Begin This Month In Wyoming

Golden Gloves Championship Begin This Month In Wyoming

This year is the 82nd Anniversary of The Golden Gloves Championships. They are happening beginning March 30th at the Grand Valley Armory in Wyoming. The other dates for the 2013 Championships are April 5, 19, 26, and 27

If you'd like to attend, Ringside seats are $10 to $20 and general admission is $8 to $15. Attending helps support the Golden Gloves Amateur Boxing Program and Michigan’s longest running amateur sport of boxing.

Boxing starts at 7:00 pm March 30th, April 5th, 19th, with State Finals April 26 & 27. The Grand Valley Armory is at 1200 44th st in Wyoming, Michigan.

Tickets for the Championships  are now available at all Star Ticket outlets. To order by phone call (616)222-4000 or 1-800-585-3737 or go to www.startickets.com. Any Questions call 616-617-0119.

 

Wyoming iPad Class - March 19

Wyoming iPad Class - March 19

If you have an iPad, but not really sure how to use it, The Wyoming Senior Center is offering an iPad class next week. If you're interested, the class is March 19 - 21 from 9:30am-11:30am. The cost is $34 Residents, $54 Non-Residents.

Second Best Sale to help rebuild St. Mary Magdalen Church

Second Best Sale to help rebuild St. Mary Magdalen Church

St. Mary Magdalen Parish in Kentwood, MI will be holding a Second Best Sale to help raise funds to rebuild their Church, destroyed by fire this past year.

The sale is sponsored by the Women’s Guild and will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 from 9am-5pm and then again on Thursday, April 4, 2013 from 9am-1pm.

Your support for this event will be greatly appreciated.

Free Pancake Breakfast Tomorrow - March 5

Free Pancake Breakfast Tomorrow - March 5

Visitors to the Wyoming Senior Center tomorrow get a special treat... a free pancake breakfast delivered by some smiling young faces. The pancakes will be served by the students from Godfrey-Lee Middle School. It begins at 9:30a.m.

The Wyoming Senior Center is a unique recreation facility for anyone 50 and older that provides opportunities for fun, interaction and communication, social enrichment, recreation, volunteerism and learning.   It's operated by the City of Wyoming Parks and Recreation Department. Most programs and events are for people aged 50 and older, but some are open to any adult over the age of 18. You do not need to live in Wyoming to participate.

Wyoming Group Survives The Titanic!

Wyoming Group Survives The Titanic!
A group from the Wyoming Senior Center recently enjoyed a trip together on the Titanic. This week, they headed down to the Grand Rapids Public Museum to view the Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. They said they enjoyed the trip and are happy to report that 14 people in their group "survived." If you'd like to see the Titanic exhibit, it is scheduled to run through July 7, 2013.

 

Free Pancake Breakfast Next Week - March 5

Free Pancake Breakfast Next Week - March 5
Enjoy a free pancake breakfast brought to you by the students from Godfrey-Lee MIddle School.

Job Fair at GVSU March 6th - 8th

Job Fair at GVSU March 6th - 8th

GVSU will be host to a Job Fair March 6th - 8th.  This job fair is being sponsored by Michigan Works of Ottawa, Kent and Allegan counties and the Right Place, Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce, Talent 2025 and Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids.

The “Ready Now” program is targeted at filling some of the many manufacturing jobs available in our region. Interested job seekers should go to the Kirkoff Center on the campus of GVSU in Allendale.

Even though this opportunity is open to everyone, this event will emphasize employment opportunities for military veterans.

Job seekers must apply online through the Michigan Works application system at:

http://www.michiganworkska.org/readynow

Job seekers interested in participating will attend a pre-event orientation and are encouraged to apply online immediately through this site.