Community Events

Community Events

We have several community events planned throughout the year. To stay up to date on what's happening, sign up for our email newsletter or follow our Facebook page.     

Upcoming Events

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January 9 - 6:30-8:00pm - March 13, 2019 - 6:30-8:00pm

Winter Concert Series

Kentwood Library (4950 Breton SE)

Our Winter Concert Series is back again in 2019! Join us for music from the Eric Engblade Trio, Bello Spark, and the Sookie J Trio. Concerts take place inside the Community Room at the Kentwood Library. Guests are welcomed to bring their own beer or wine to enjoy at the show. Each concert will also have a food truck outside. Get out of the house and join us at the Kentwood Library for winter evening fun!

Cost Free
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January 26, 2019 - 6:00pm-8:00pm

Daddy Daughter Dance

Kentwood Library (4950 Breton SE)

Dads take your daughters out for a memorable night! This year's theme is "Under the Sea." Cost is $20 per couple, $5 per extra person. Pre-registration is required. Call (616)656-5270 or go online at to register.

Cost $20 per couple, $5 per extra person
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February 9, 2019 - 11:00AM

Valentine's Dash 5k

Kentwood Library (4950 Breton SE)
This race will get you outside to enjoy a combination of trails and roads in Kentwood. This course is great for first-time runners but will also provide a challenge to more experienced runners. This race is perfect for running with your sweetie, soul mate, BFF or to meet someone new! Kids and families are welcome. The fastest runners will be awarded but so will the "best dressed." Those with the best Valentine themed costumes will be judged by their fellow runners to determine who is the "best dressed." Our race will have each mile marked, Valentine Candy stations, and an after party located in our Community Room at the Library.
Cost $25 per person until 12/30,  $30 per person from 12/31-2/8,  $35 per person on race day 2/9
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February 16, 2019 - 9:00am - 1:00pm

Freeze Fest Disc Golf Tournament

Jaycee Park (1088 Gentian Dr. SE)
We're partnering with Great Lakes Disc to bring you another doubles disc golf tournament and food drive! Bring your own partner. Best shot doubles tournament. All food items donated will go to the Little Free Pantry.
Cost $40 + canned food item per team
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March 14, 2019 - 4:30-6:00pm and 6:30-8:00pm

Taste of Kentwood

Kentwood Activities Center (355 48th St SE)
Join us for the 18th annual Taste of Kentwood. Sample food from over fifteen restaurants. You won't want to miss this evening of food and fun at the Kentwood Activities Center. Two sessions: 4:30-6:00pm and 6:30-8:00pm.  Kids 5 and under are free.
Cost TBD
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