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Here's your guide to East events for the week of October 15-20:

Schools: There’s a Candidate Forum for the Board of Education Thursday at 7pm in the Middle School Learning Commons.
High School: Monday is the beginning of the second marking period. There’s a College Application Workshop Thursday at 6pm. And Thursday is also the deadline for seniors to list college applications that have a November 1 deadline.
Middle School: Monday is a 2 Day. Thursday is Bridges Day. And yearbook photos for fall sports will be taken Thursday after school.
Breton Downs: Fourth graders have a field trip to the Gerald R. Ford Museum Wednesday. Parent teacher conferences are Thursday from 4-7pm. And first graders have a Dairy Discovery field trip and second graders visit the Farmers Market Friday.
Lakeside: Parent teacher conferences are Thursday from 4-7pm.
 Thursday is also picture retake day, but honestly, the first ones were really good.
Wealthy: Parent teacher conferences are Thursday from 4-7pm.

Sports: Some sports start playoffs. We’ll update results during the week. Here's the varsity schedule (check the high school athletics calendar for Freshman and JV):
Football: Fri. 7pm@Wyoming (W 30-7)
Boys Tennis: Fri. and Sat. 8:30am@Novi for state championships (Team finished 3rd; Ryan Post and Kole Butterer won state championship at 1 Doubles)
Boys Soccer: Mon. 5pm@Forest Hills Eastern (W 3-0), Wed. 5pm@Grand Rapids Northview vs. Greenville (W 7-1), Sat. 11am@Northview vs. Forest Hills Northern in district final (L 5-0)
Boys Water Polo: Sat. 11:45am@Zeeland West vs. East Kentwood for district playoffs
Cross Country: Tue. 4:15pm (Boys), 4:45pm (Girls)@Gainey for conference meet
Field Hockey: TBA@Dexter in first round of state playoffs
Girls Golf: Fri. 9am@Michigan State (West) for state championships
Girls Swimming: Tue. 6pm Home vs. Grand Rapids Christian
Sailing: Fri. and Sat. 10am@Pontiac Yacht Club for state championships
Volleyball: Tue. 6:30pm Home vs. Grand Rapids Christian, Thu. 6:30pm Home vs. Wayland, Sat. 8:30am@North Branch Invite

Arts: The Autumn Choral Concert is Monday at 7:30pm in the PAC. The Harmony for Humanity Orchestra Concert is Wednesday at 7:30pm in the PAC. And the 7th and 8th Grade Orchestra Concert is Thursday at 7pm, also in the PAC.

City: The City Commission meets Monday at 6pm in the Commission Chamber. And there are still tickets available for the Foundation's Community Service and Distinguished Alumni Dinner November 1 at Thousand Oaks

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

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