It's the 10th Annual Party for the Parks

Green Gala, Aug. 12

Embrace your inner adventurer and join us for a bohemian night on the banks of the Grand River.
Enjoy a gourmet dinner, local drinks, and live entertainment. Get your $75 ticket by Aug. 6!

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Ah-Nab-Awen Park

Invite the birds over

Birdhouse Project Auction

Our collection features handcrafted birdhouses by local
artists and leaders. Auction is open now!

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Lincoln Park

every resident in our community deserves a
safe and beautiful neighborhood park


Sep 25th 10:00am - 1:00pm

Community Tree Planting

Join us to help plant trees as part of our Green Your Block free tree program! We’ll provide all tools and instruction, so even tree…
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Sep 28th 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Invasive Species Removal Project

Let's get out and clean up invasive species throughout our city parks! These events will be co-hosted with the Kent Conservation District and West Michigan Conservation Network. Our…
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Sep 30th 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Community Tree Planting

Join us for a fun day of beautifying our city. We’ll provide all tools and instruction! Volunteering to plant trees is a high-impact project that…
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