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Old Fashioned Barn Dance with Caller Bonnie L. Grooters - October 9th

From: http://www.lowellartscouncil.org/

During Harvest Celebration
October 9 from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. in the Reath Barn, Lowell Fairgrounds
Ages 12 – Adult, $6 per person
Yeeee Haw! Get your friends together and come on down for an Old Fashioned Barn Dance with Caller – Bonnie L. Grooters. This Fun Night will take place during Harvest Celebration on Saturday, October 9 from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. in the Reath Barn at Lowell Fairgrounds. Relax, let your hair down and enjoy a variety of music.  Ages 12 – adult. $6 per person at the door.

For more information call or visit the Lowell Area Arts Council at 149 S. Hudson,Lowell at (616) 897-8545; www.lowellartscouncil.org .

2010 Lowell Harvest Celebration - Saturday, October 9th

Lowell. MI - The 2010 Lowell Harvest Celebration will take place on October 9th. Events include the 5th Annual Family Fun Harvest Hustle Costume 5K Run/Walk, Pet Expo, Harvest Arts & Craft Show, Flat River Antique Show, Chili Madness Chili Cook-off and much more! Visit www.lowellharvestcelebration.org or call 616-897-9161 for more information.

Lowell will celebrate Halloween on Sunday, October 31st

Lowell, Mich. (WZZM) With October right around the corner, the city has announced trick-or-treating times in Lowell.

Halloween will be observed on Sunday, Oct 31 from 5 pm to 8 pm. Residents are encouraged to turn their porch lights on if they are giving out candy. 

Children are encouraged to wear some reflective material on their costumes or carry a flashlight to make sure motorists can see them easily.

Ghost Stories - October 9th

Lowell, MI - The Lowell Area Arts Council will host ghost story readings at the Lowell Fairgrounds on Saturday, October 9th at 2:00 pm. This free event is part of Lowell's Harvest Celebration. Please check out www.discoverlowell.org for a complete listing of all events. For more information specific to this event call (616)897-8545 or visit the Lowell Area Arts Council at 149 S. Hudson.

Flat River Outreach Ministries Foodmobile

From: http://www.lowellchamber.org

Sep 25, Oct 16, Nov 13

Lowell Fairgrounds on designated Saturdays until all food has been distributed. Bring your own bag or box. Available free to residents of the greater Lowell area who need to stretch their food budgets. These distributions have been made possible thanks to the generous gifts of time, talent, and treasure from First Baptist Church of Lowell (Sept) Impact Church (Oct) and Calvary Christian Reformed Church (Nov). Sep 25 (beginning at 1 PM), Oct 16 (beginning at 11 AM), Nov 13 (beginning at 11 AM).

For more information, call Flat River Outreach Ministries, 897-8260, ext. 0.

New Exhibit Opens

“Fabulous Furniture”  

Featuring a Fantastic Victorian Bedroom

October 2, 2010

The Museum is in full swing, gearing up for our next special exhibit entitled “Fabulous Furniture”. This wonderful exhibit will showcase a beautiful Victorian bedroom suite manufactured by Berkey & Gay of Grand Rapids. The Grand Rapids Public Museum has agreed to lend this beautiful suite to our Museum for two years. This Victorian bedroom  will make  an magnificent accompaniment to our Victorian dining room and parlor. This exhibit  will  educate you on how furniture manufacturing played a significant role in the early development of our community and the Grand Rapids area. It will also show us how the Victorians lived in their private quarters, the bedroom.

Creative writers wanted for the annual Ghost Stories Contest

Lowell, Mich. (WZZM) If you are an aspiring author, the annual 'Write A Ghost Story" event is fast approaching.

The contest is open to writers 5th to 12th graders as well as adults.

If selected, the author's may choose whether to read the story aloud at the public meeting.  Winners will be selected October 6th.

For more information click on the link to Write a Ghost Story.