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Here's your guide to East events for the week of April 16-21:

Schools: The Board of Education meets Monday at 6pm at Woodcliff. And Saturday is Sip and Support, a night to celebrate our community and our schools, presented by the East Grand Rapids Schools Foundation in support of vital school programs. To register, visit Sip & Support.
High School: Student Council elections are Thursday, with campaign days Monday and Tuesday and speeches Wednesday. And M-STEP testing is Monday and Tuesday.
Middle School: Monday is a 1 Day and there’s M-STEP testing for 8th graders that day.
Breton Downs: M-STEP testing continues Tuesday for 5th graders. And the Running Club is looking for parent volunteers during morning recess Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Lakeside: Tickets go on sale for the school musical, "Schoolhouse Rock," on Tuesday. Performances are at Wealthy’s Pioneer Auditorium Friday and Saturday. M-STEP testing continues so give your kids a good breakfast, maybe even waffles (whole grain, of course).
Wealthy: Fundraising is underway for the Wizard Walk. You can learn more about it at the PTO meeting Thursday at 8:30am in the learning commons. And M-STEP testing continues so make sure your kids get plenty of rest.

Sports: The Team Boosters mulch sale is underway. Visit the mulch sale website to learn more.
Here's the varsity schedule (check the athletic calendar for Freshman and JV):
Baseball: Tue. 4:15pm Home vs. Wyoming (DH) (CANCELED), Thu. 4:15pm@Wyoming, Sat. 10am Home vs. Traverse City West/Caledonia
Boys Golf: Mon. 12pm@Forest Hills Invite at Egypt Valley (CANCELED), Wed. 3:45pm@GR Christian, Sat. 9am@Ovid-Elsie Invite
Boys Lacrosse: Wed. 7:30pm Home vs. FHC, Thu. 7pm Home vs. Vicksburg, Sat. 3pm@Detroit Country Day
Girls Lacrosse: Mon. 7:30pm Home vs. DeWitt (CANCELED), Wed. 5:30pm Home vs. Caledonia (W 15-6), Sat. 9am@East/West Play Day at Birmingham
Girls Soccer: Mon. 6:45pm@Thornapple-Kellogg, Wed. 6:45pm@South Christian
Girls Tennis: Wed. 4pm@Thornapple-Kellogg (CANCELED), Thu. 4pm Home vs. Hudsonville, Fri. 4pm Home vs. Wyoming, Sat. 8am@Forest Hills Northern Invite
Girls Water Polo: Tue. 7pm Home vs. Grand Haven, Thu. 7pm@Rockford, Fri. 4pm and Sat.8am@East Kentwood Invite
Softball: Tue. 4:15pm Home vs. Wyoming (DH) (CANCELED), Thu. 4:15pm Home vs. Wyoming (DH), Fri. 4:15pm@Comstock Park
Track and Field: Wed. 4pm Home vs. South Christian 

Arts: Lakeside’s school musical, “Schoolhouse Rock,” is at Wealthy’s Pioneer Auditorium Friday at 7pm and Saturday at 2pm. You can get your tickets online. And tickets are now on sale for the high school spring musical, “Guys and Dolls,” at the PAC April 26-28. Tickets are available on the drama website.

City: The City Commission meets Monday at 6pm in the Commission Chamber in the Community Center. The Commission is in the official review period of the Master Plan draft.

Have a great week!
-The East Grand Rapids Schools Foundation

The Cheat Sheet lists a limited number of events that we think will be of interest to many people in our community. We don’t list everything that’s happening, and that’s kind of the point. Also, events, dates and times may change after we publish The Cheat Sheet Sunday night. For updated information, you may want to consult the calendars on these other sites:

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