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11-21-2014

Special Events

80's Metal Night

November 21, 2014
  • Venue: Park Theatre
  • Location: Park Theatre
  • 248 South River Avenue Holland, MI 49423
  • Times: 8pm
  • Admission: $10
  • Phone: 616-929-9249

80′s Metal Night     Trixie Tang and HairMania are teaming up to bring you a full night of ”The Decade off Decadence” 80′s classics, originals, spandex, HAIR!

Hope College Fall Student Dance Showcase

November 21, 2014 to November 22, 2014 (Recurring daily)

The department of dance at Hope College is hosting its Fall Student Dance Showcase on Friday-Saturday, Nov., 21-22, at 8 p.m. at the Dow Center and on Monday-Tuesday, Nov. 24-25, at 8 p.m. at the Knickerbocker Theatre. The public is invited. Admission is free. The bi-annual showcase of student choreography is designed to highlight the creativity, ingenuity and vibrancy of ...

Jazz Bassist Paul Keller and the West Ottawa High School Jazz Band

November 21, 2014

Join world-renowned Jazz Bassist Paul Keller and the award-winning West Ottawa High School Jazz band as they perform a joint concert. Born and raised in Grand Rapids, Paul is one of the busiest bassists in the Detroit area. He has earned the nickname "The House Bassist for the State of Michigan" as each year he logs so many miles traveling across the state to perform ...

Nature School

November 07, 2014 to December 05, 2014 (Recurring every 2 weeks Friday)
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center - Field Station
  • 5678 143rd Avenue Holland, MI 49423
  • Times: Morning class: 9:30 am - 11:30 am and Afternoon class: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Admission: $10 per child or $5 per child for members (per class)
  • Phone: 616-393-9453

The purpose of “Nature School” is to introduce the wonders of the natural world to young children. Crafts, activities, games, books, songs, live animals, and outside exploration will be incorporated into their nature-based learning experience. Parents are encouraged to attend with their 4 to 7 year old - though not required. Parents or guardians are asked to atten...

Ottawa County Fall Walking, Hiking & Kayaking Tours, Field Trips, and Photo Excursions

October 08, 2014 to December 06, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Various Ottawa County Parks
  • Times: Various Days & Times. Some events require registration. Call the Parks Department or visit their website for more information.
  • Admission: Some events have a fee; some are free. Call the Parks Department or visit their website for more information.
  • Phone: 616-786-4847

The Ottawa County Parks & Recreation Commission is offering guided tours, hikes, field trips, kayak trips, and photo excursions in the many county parks. Some of the events are free, some have fees, some require registration. Please contact the Parks Department at 616-786-4847, email them at ocparks@miOttawa.org, or visit their website: www.miottawa.org/Parks for more detai...

The Hope College Wind Ensemble

November 21, 2014

The Hope College Wind Ensemble will present “An Eclectic Evening of Folk and Not-So-Folk Music” on Friday, Nov. 21, at 7 p.m. in Dimnent Memorial Chapel. The public is invited. Admission is free. The concert will feature “Folk Song Suite,” by Ralph Vaughan Williams; “Fall On My Knees,” by Abigail Washburn; “Cajun Folk Songs,” by...

Weekly Events

Glow Bowling

Started October 25, 2013 (Every Friday, Saturday)

Glow Bowling   Join the Rock & Glow Party   Don’t miss the fun!   BAM! gets rockin’ every Friday and Saturday from 9:00pm – 2:00am   We turn the bowling lanes into a high-tech night club featuring:      Gigantic Video Screen with your favorite bands playing music.       Black lights...

Live Music at the Itty Bitty Bar

Started March 07, 2013 (Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Live Music at Itty Bitty every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday except holidays.

On-Going Events

Coppercraft Distillery Tours

Started February 22, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Venue: Coppercraft Distillery
  • Location: Coppercraft Distillery
  • 184 120th Ave Holland, MI 49423
  • Times: Monday-Friday 5pm, Saturday 3pm & 5pm, Sunday 3pm
  • Admission: $10 includes glass
  • Phone: 616-796-8274

Take a guided tour of Coppercraft's distilling process, including samples and glass!  Monday-Friday 5pm, Saturday 3pm & 5pm, Sunday 3pm

Holiday Gift Shop

November 15, 2014 to December 23, 2014 (Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Holiday Gift Shop November 15 to December 23 The Arts Council's annual gift shop returns in November. Visit the Arts Council during our extended holiday hours for Christmas shopping and inspiration. Extended Holiday Hours: Monday-Friday, 10am to 8pm Saturday, 10am-5pm

Exhibits

A Hundred Flowers: A Photographic Exhibit

November 07, 2014 to June 15, 2015
  • Venue: Holland Museum
  • Location: Holland Museum
  • 31 West 10th Street Holland, MI 49423
  • Times: 10am to 5pm, Mon, W-Sat
  • Phone: 616-796-3329

A Hundred Flowers: Phillip A. Harrington Photography From the People’s Republic of China, 1956-1957  Details to follow

Catrinas Exhibition

September 11, 2014 to November 29, 2014 (Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Holland Area Arts Council
  • Location: Holland Area Arts Council
  • 150 E 8th St Holland, MI 49423
  • Times: Monday-Thursday, 10am-8pm; Friday, 10am-5pm; Saturday, 10am-3pm; Closed Sunday
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone: 616-396-3278

Catrinas September 11 - November 29 Carla and Ishmael Sanchez display an array of their original maper mache Catrina figures to celebrate the Day of the Dead in our Lievense Gallery. This exhibition will open on Thursday, September 11 at 6 p.m. Arts Council hours: Monday-Thursday, 10am-8pm; Friday, 10am-5pm; Saturday, 10am-3pm; Closed Sunday

Inspiring Oz: Macatawa at the turn of the Century

October 10, 2014 to January 03, 2015

Since the settlement of the area in 1847, the lakeshore has been a site for both industry and leisure for residents and tourists. One of the more famous summer residents was L. Frank Baum (1856-1919), author of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz". Baum first visited Holland's Macatawa Park in 1899, and later used profits from "Father Goose: His Book" to purchase ...

MI Arts: All Michigan All Media Visual Arts Competition

September 11, 2014 to November 29, 2014 (Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Holland Area Arts Council
  • Location: Holland Area Arts Council
  • 150 E 8th St Holland, MI 49423
  • Times: Monday-Thursday, 10am-8pm; Friday, 10am-5pm; Saturday, 10am-3pm; Closed Sunday
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone: 616-396-3278

MI Arts: All Michigan All Media Visual Arts Competition September 11 - November 29 The Holland Area Arts Council is happy to present the MI Arts Juried Art Competition for its fourth year. Over 70 artists submitted nearly 200 pieces, and jurors Curtis Rhodes and Peter Hyatt Middleton selected 71 pieces to be displayed in our Padnos and Armstrong Galleries. The exhibition wi...

Wizard of Oz Exhibit at the Holland Armory

September 27, 2014 to January 03, 2015 (Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Holland Armory
  • Location: Holland Armory
  • 16 West 9th Street Holland, MI 49423
  • Times: 10am to 5pm, M, W-Sat
  • Admission: Individual: $7 Senior: $6 Student: $4 Child under 6: FREE
  • Phone: 616-392-9084

A traveling exhibition, from the Great Explorations Children’s Museum, based upon the book published in 1900, by L. Frank Baum and illustrated by W. W. Denslow. Step into the pages of the Wonderful Wizard of Oz.  Explore science, art and history through the wonder of this timeless story with hands-on activities and interactive exhibits. Frank Baum wrote a mag...

11-22-2014

Special Events

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day

November 22, 2014

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day For children in Kindergarten to 3rd grade Have you ever had a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day like Alexander? Or have you imagined what an amazing, perfect, so great, very awesome day would be like? Join us as we write and draw our way through our own good or bad days! Meet in the Children's Activity Room. ...

Ducks of Lake Macatawa

November 22, 2014
  • Venue: Kollen Park & Heinz Waterfront Walkway
  • Location: Kollen Park & Heinz Waterfront Walkway
  • 240 Kollen Park Drive Holland, MI 49423
  • Times: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Admission: $5 per person, FREE to Outdoor Discover Center members
  • Phone: 616-393-9453

Explore the shores and open water of Lake Macatawa with a naturalist. The group will start with scopes and binoculars at Kollen Park and carpool its way around the north side of the lake out to Holland State Park. Dress for the weather. Binoculars and a spotting scope will be available for lending. Registration is required.

Greenery Workshop

November 22, 2014
  • Venue: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • 4204 56th Street Holland, MI 49423
  • Times: 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Admission: $10 per person, $5 for members
  • Phone: 616-393-9453

Make your own wall decoration or table arrangement and leave the mess behind. We'll provide fresh greens and other natural materials; bring your own gardening gloves, ribbons, or accessories, if you wish to use them. Registration is required.

Holiday Craft Show

November 22, 2014

On November 22, 2014 Parkside will be hosting the annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair from 9 am - 3 pm. Shop at more than 65 hand-craft vendors, and enjoy a luncheon and bake sale to benefit youth missions!

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