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Annual Zeeland Fire-Rescue Pigout

Annual Zeeland Fire-Rescue Pigout

From: http://www.ci.zeeland.mi.us/

Come on out for the Annual Zeeland Pigout on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at Lawrence Park!

All proceeds benefit Zeeland Fire-Rescue Community Education Programs.

Cecchetti Summer School to Present Hope College Concerts

Cecchetti Summer School to Present Hope College Concerts

HOLLAND – For an 18th year, young dancers are spending two weeks at Hope College advancing their artistic talent through the International Summer School of the Cecchetti Council of America.

The summer school will culminate with two concerts on Saturday, July 21, at 10:30 a.m. and noon at the Knickerbocker Theatre, located in downtown Holland at 86 E. Eighth St.  The public is invited to the concerts, and admission is free.

The students arrived on Sunday, July 8, for a program that is running through July 21 at multiple locations on campus as well as at the Holland Area Arts Council.

Mystery Abounds in HSRT Production of "An Inspector Calls"

Mystery Abounds in HSRT Production of "An Inspector Calls"

HOLLAND - Hope Summer Repertory Theatre is proud to announce J.B. Priestly’s dark mystery, An Inspector Calls, making its debut on the Dewitt stage on Friday, July 20th. Taking place in Britain before World War One, this mysterious drama brings startling revelations that shake the very foundation of the Birling household and challenges us all to examine our conscience. Performances are July 20, 21, 27, 30, and August 3, 7, and 9 at 8 p.m at the DeWitt Theatre.

Hope Summer Repertory Theatre presents Putnam County Spelling Bee

Grab your dictionaries! The Tony award-winning musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, one of Broadway’s most sensational musical comedies, is opening July 13 at Hope Summer Repertory Theatre (HSRT). Come follow six determined spellers who embark on their own personal journeys to self acceptance as they compete in the championship of a lifetime. With music and lyrics by William Finn and book by Rachel Sheinkin, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a show that parents will love as much as their kids and will have the entire family humming songs and spelling long after they get home.

Performances are July 13, 14, 17, 19, 23, 25, August 1, 4, 8, and 11 at 8:00 p.m. in the DeWitt Theatre.

Ottawa GOP Lincoln Day right around the corner

Ottawa GOP Lincoln Day right around the corner

This year's special guest at the Ottawa County Republican’s Annual Lincoln Day dinner will be Congressman Quico Canseco, who represents the 23rd District of Texas. The dinner, to be held on July 26, will take place at the Midtown Center in Holland.

Congressman Canseco serves on the House Financial Services Committee with local Congressman Bill Huizenga. A first generation American, Congressman Canseco is an entrepreneur, attorney, banker, real estate developer, fiscal conservative and small business owner.

Adam Tountas, Chairman of the Ottawa county Republicans, said of Canseco: “Representative Canseco is an embodiment of the American dream. We couldn’t be prouder to have him keynote this years dinner, and hope that everyone takes advantage of the opportunity to hear form an exciting new voice in Congress.”

Zummerfest

Zummerfest

Sidewalk Sales -  July 12 – 14.  Thursday, Friday, and Saturday downtown Zeeland.

Car Cruise – Join the 5th annual car cruise Friday, July 13th.  To be part of the cruise meet at the Zeeland Stadium parking lot accessed on 100th Avenue south of Riley at 5:30pm to begin the cruise.  The cruise will weave its way through town. Watch for it down Main Street between Franklin and Fairview approximately between 6:00 –6:15pm. The cruise will end at Vande Luyster square with oldies music, chicken BBQ, and root beer floats.

Rotary Chicken BBQ – Friday, July 13th between 4:00 – 7:00pm at Vande Luyster square.  Dinner prices will be 1/4 chicken dinner - $8.00 and 1/2 chicken dinner-$9.00, this will include two sides and a drink.

Welcome home Mr. Kirk Cousins

Welcome home Mr. Kirk Cousins

Redskins quarterback and Holland Christian High School graduate Kirk Cousins will help raise money for People Helping People at Crown (Honda-Buick-Cadillac-Mazda) Motors on Tuesday, July 10th at 6:30pm.

The Father & Son Pig Out costs $5 a ticket, but will include autographs and photos with Kirk, ice cream, a father/son contest, and great prizes. 100% of the proceeds will go to People Helping People. There is a limited number of tickets, so get them immediately.

If you have any questions, please visit www.crownmotors.com/events or call 888-466-7000.

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