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By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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2015 Quilters Glory Bi-annual Show - Big Rapids, MI June 6 & 7 (Saturday & Sunday)  Enter your quilt now! Visit the ArtWorks site for forms:2015 Quilters Glory Show - Big Rapids, MI June 6 & 7 - Enter yours now Mark your calendar, as you won't want to miss seeing these beautifully crafted works o...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Big Rapids, Michigan 2015 Farmers Market Opens May 12th - Sponsored by Metron  Health, the Farmers Market is located in downtown Big Rapids in the parking lot of the strip mall on N. Michigan Ave. (near Secretary of State office and city offices). You can find some great things at this ever-chang...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Is it a good investment to buy a home for Ferris State University college student(s) in Big Rapids, Michigan? About this time of year, parents start thinking about the costs of paying for college dorms compared to the cost of buying a home that their student can live in during college years. Some...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Have Fun at the Hemlock Park - Wooden Playscape in Big Rapids, MichiganNow that Spring has finally brought us some (almost sorta kinda) warm weather, the wooden playscape at Hemlock Park is a great place to bring the kids for hours of fun - and best of all, it's FREE!  Located just east of the ma...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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The Best Way to Search for a Home for Sale - Home Buyer Big Rapids, MI Many times I hear from home buyers that they get very frustrated trying to find a home for sale as they are searching through web sites on their own. They are very relieved to find out that there is a simple solution... Work w...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Relocating to Big Rapids, Michigan - Ferris U? Info for Mecosta County Big Rapids is a great place to live and work, and home of Ferris State University! Click on photo to go to: Big Rapids, Michigan Community information such as Schools; Motels; Ferris State University; Mecosta County Area Chamb...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Festival of the Arts 2014 ( FOTA) Andy Warhols’ “Silver Clouds” Artworks Gallery Exhibit will run through February 28th 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM  Andy Warhol’s “Silver Clouds,” is an interactive exhibit combining light, air, movement, and audience participation to create an environment that is playful ...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Labor Day Arts & Crafts Festival Date: September 2, 2013Location: Hemlock Park, Big Rapids, MichiganTime: 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. This is a great Labor Day Activity, with plenty of local flavor!  Food, fun, and Arts and Crafts from all over Michigan!! Come and join the fun... sponsored by the Meco...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Big Rapids, Michigan 2013 River Days Celebration Events Aug 29-Sept 2 Labor Day Weekend brings out the fun in Big Rapids! For Riverdays Schedule of Events Click Here It is amazing how many events are packed into this end-of-summer celebration in Big Rapids every year! Events for all ages to enjoy...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Aug.14, 2013 Big Rapids, MI-Free Band Shell Summer Concert! Blue Water Ramblers- Bluegrass/Country concert Date: Wednesday, August 14, 2013  Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM       The Big Rapids Bandshell Summer Concert Series at Hemlock Park Located behind the BR Middle School.  Concerts are FREE and ope...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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BANDSHELL SUMMER CONCERT     Hemlock park, Big Rapids, Michigan Date: July 17, 2013 Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM   Event DescriptionThe Big Rapids Bandshell Summer Concert Series at Hemlock ParkLocated behind the BR Middle School.  Concerts are FREE and open to the public, pull up a chair and enjoy th...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Big Rapids, Michigan Real Estate Sales Trends - June 2012 to May 2013   Amazingly, sold homes in the 49307 zip code, (Big Rapids, Michigan), have risen 33% over the past twelve months, according to the trends report for the West Central Michigan area!   Over the same time period, the active listi...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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2013 Big Rapids, Michigan - Downtown Farmers Market Check it out weekly for the varying fruits, vegetables, plants and craft items offered as the harvest changes over the spring, summer and fall!  You will not want to miss the local vendors items for that fresh-from-thefarm taste!   The Farmers' ...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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June 2013 Junior Engineering Summer Camps Ferris State- Big Rapids, MI   Junior Engineering - Learning with LEGO® Kits       Ferris State University is sponsoring Junior Engineering Summer Camps for several grade levels during summer 2013.  Click on the Ferris.edu link below to see the camps offe...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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EASTER EGG DROP Big Rapids, Michigan All children ages 1-12 years are invited to participate.    Date: Saturday, March 30, 2013  Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00PM   Location:  Just north of Big Rapids on Northland Drive (State Street in Big Rapids), about a half mile north of Greenridge Realty Oakmont offic...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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FSU EASTER EGG HUNT Date: March 30, 2013 Time: 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM   Event Description Ferris State University will be hosting an Easter egg hunt at the girls’ varsity softball field.   For more information contact Jon Coles at 231-591-2860.   Come and join the fun as Ferris State University host...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Big Rapids, MI Elks & Ferris U - Learn to Ice Skate - Free for Kids ages 4 to 12! Location : FSU ICE ARENA, south end of Big Rapids off South State Street   Date :    Saturday March, 16th 2013   TIME :      2 to 4 PM    NO Cost! Competely FREE - HOTDOG with BEVERAGE and Equipment (skates and hock...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Sellers: Is Your Home Ready to Sell in Big Rapids, Mecosta County, Michigan? In today's competitive market, you must prepare your home to sell. Step 1:  Make a consultation appointment with a Realtor• to find out what items inside and outside your home need attention, if any. Step 2:  If needed, ...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Big Rapids, MIchigan Snow Sculpture Contest! DATE: Sculpting begins February 21        Judging: Sunday, February 24 LOCATION: Ferris State Uuniversity Quad and Hemlock Park For more information contact Erin Williams at (586) 854-0258 or email at willie16@ferris.edu In an attempt to bring back a w...

By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
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Homes for Sale in Big Rapids, Mecosta County Michigan- Listings Needed - including all of West Central Michigan. Over the last 15 months, our West Central Michigan Area Homes for Sale have declined almost 18% overall!     If you live in Mecosta, Newaygo, Osceola or Lake County and are thinking of...

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