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Here’s your guide to what’s happening in East Grand Rapids the week of October 21-26, brought to you by the East Grand Rapids Schools Foundation:

Schools: The Board of Education meets Monday at 6pm at Woodcliff. And there’s no school Friday K-12 because of Parent Teacher Conferences
High School: There are Parent Teacher Conferences Monday and Wednesday from 4-7pm and Friday from 8-11am. And the ACT is offered Saturday.
Middle School: Monday is a 2 Day. The Book Fair is Monday through Friday. Parent Teacher Conferences are Tuesday and Thursday from 4-7pm and Friday from 8-11am. Thursday is Bridges Day. And the Art Club meets Thursday at 3:30pm.
Breton Downs: Parent Teacher Conferences are Tuesday from 4-7pm. Fourth graders have a field trip Wednesday. Fifth graders have Day of Caring Thursday.
Lakeside:  Parent Teacher Conferences are Tuesday from 4-7pm.
Wealthy:  Parent Teacher Conferences are Tuesday from 4-7pm.

Sports: For complete sports schedules, visit Here’s the varsity schedule (results are in italics):
Boys Water Polo: Sat. 9:15am vs. East Kentwood@Zeeland for districts
Crew: Sun. TBA@Head of the Schuykill in Philadelphia (I know)
Cross Country:  Fri. 1:30pm@Ovid-Elsie for regionals at Uncle John’s Cider Mill (really)
Football: Fri. 7pm Home vs. Wyoming
Girls Swimming: Tue. 6pm@Forest Hills United
Sailing: Sun. TBA@Pontiac Yacht Club for Great Lakes Qualifier and Halloween Regatta
Volleyball: Tue. 6:30pm@Wayland

Arts: Read a book, maybe Lincoln in the Bardo, by George Saunders.

City: The City Commission meets Monday at 6pm in the Commission Chamber. KDL Uncorked: Ladies Night is Tuesday from 6-8pm. There’s a Public Safety Open House and Prescription Drug Take Back Day at the Public Safety building Saturday from 10am-noon. And Saturday from 3-5pm, Gaslight Village turns into a spooky playground of trick-or-treating for kids, complete with donuts and apple cider.

Have a great week!

-The East Grand Rapids Schools Foundation

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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. For more information, you may want to consult the calendars on these other sites:

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