Arts & More

Arts & More
6:10 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

Will Edison Mesh With New Development, Arts Groups?

Tremolo instruments just moved in on Portage Street in the Washington Square area of the Kalamazoo Edison Neighborhood
Credit Rebecca Thiele, WMUK

Since December of last year, the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo has extended Art Hop into the Washington Square area of the Edison neighborhood.

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Books
9:24 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

New Reading Together Book All About Great Lakes

Credit courtesy of Jerry Dennis

The Kalamazoo Public Library recently announced its Reading Together selection for 2015. It’s called The Living Great Lakes: Searching for the Heart of the Inland Seas by award winning Michigan author Jerry Dennis.

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Theatre
7:19 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

Sign Language Interpretation For Theatre, Music Growing

Credit AP Images

On Friday, Misti Ryefield and Kathleen Robertson of Grand Rapids will interpret for the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre's production of My Fair Lady. The show starts at 7:30 p.m.

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Theatre
5:29 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

'Check Your Privilege' Asks WMU Students, Staff About Race

Credit Western Michigan University

Last year, with the help of a Kellogg Grant for Racial Healing, more than 160 students, staff, and faculty at Western Michigan University were interviewed about race relations on campus. The result is a documentary theatre piece called Check Your Privilege, premiering this week.

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Sports
5:10 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

Tree Climbing Championship Makes Tree Work Less Treacherous

Nate Jansen of Bartlett Tree Experts demonstrates a normal climb for work at his parent's home
Credit Rebecca Thiele, WMUK

The 20th annual Michigan Tree Climbing Championship takes place Saturday in Holland. Tree industry professionals and a few hobbyists will compete for prizes and the chance to go to the international competition in Florida.

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