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Lowell Riverwalk Festival July 12-14

Lowell Riverwalk Festival July 12-14

Thursday evening, July 12 will kick off the Annual Lowell Riverwalk Festival with old fashion Bingo presented by the Lowell Moose, local food vendors and the Showboat Cash Bar.  On stage 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. the Thursday night Sizzlin' Summer Concert will feature The Bronk Brothers (Rockin' Hillbilly).  With over a decade of live performances, the act has shared the stage with more than 75 national touring country artists. In 2008, the brother duo who describes their live show as a "Rockin' Hillbilly Extravaganza," earned a slot opening for Kenny Chesney in the national Next Big Star Contest.
 

Disappearing Soon at the Englehardt Branch Library...

Disappearing Soon at the Englehardt Branch Library...

Thursday, July 12, 10:30 AM – Englehardt branch

Libraries can be magical places,  not to mention when you make room amongst the stacks for a magic show that’s fun, funny, educational and entertaining!

Beyond Magic with Tom Plunkard is a high-impact show loaded with masterful illusions, including many new tricks and silly stories. As always, birds and bunnies are bound to make an appearance and/or disappearance.

A Skill Teens Can Learn in About an Hour

A Skill Teens Can Learn in About an Hour

Have you ever been to a carnival or fair and marveled at the man or woman who seemed to draw people’s likenesses so well (and so quickly!)? Learn the basics of cartooning and caricature from Corey Ruffin, a nationally-recognized caricaturist. For teens grades 6-12.

Schedule:
Tuesday, June 19, 4:00 PM – Plainfield Township branch
Tuesday, June 26, 2:30 PM – Wyoming branch
Thursday, June 28, 2:00 PM – Kentwood branch
Tuesday, July 10, 1:00 PM – Englehardt branch
Tuesday, July 17, 1:00 PM – Walker branch

Sixty Seconds for a Chance To Win

Sixty Seconds for a Chance To Win

Back by popular demand, the Minute To Win It program will offer you the chance to test your ability to perform timed, nonsensical tasks individually or as a team. Everyone will win! For teens grades 6-12.

Schedule:
Wednesday, June 20, 2:00 PM – Caledonia Township branch
Thursday, June 21, 2:00 PM – Krause Memorial branch
Saturday, June 23, 1:30 PM – Sand Lake / Nelson Township branch
Thursday, June 28, 2:00 PM – Comstock Park branch
Thursday, June 28, 2:00 PM – Gaines Township branch

Michigan made movie opens in Lowell

Michigan made movie opens in Lowell

The movie WaterWalk made in Michigan will open on Father's Day in Lowell at the Ada Lowell Threater.

Sizzlin's Summer Concert

Sizzlin's Summer Concert

June 14 through August 23

Concerts held onstage by the Showboat 7 to 9 pm

August 9 concert at the Kent County Youth Fair

Disappearing Soon at a Library Near You…

Disappearing Soon at a Library Near You…

Libraries can be magical places,  not to mention when you make room amongst the stacks for a magic show that’s fun, funny, educational and entertaining!

Beyond Magic with Tom Plunkard is a high-impact show loaded with masterful illusions, including many new tricks and silly stories. As always, birds and bunnies are bound to make an appearance and/or disappearance.

Schedule:
Thursday, June 14, 1:30 PM – Alto branch
Thursday, June 14, 6:30 PM – Plainfield Township branch
Tuesday, June 19, 1:30 PM – Sand Lake / Nelson Township branch
Thursday, June 21, 2:00 PM – Caledonia Township branch