Sleep Inn is getting even better. This hotel, as part of a nationwide refresh of the Sleep Inn brand, has incorporated stylish design features and amenities to create a unique atmosphere that will help you have a restful stay. Experience 'better' for yourself at this Sleep Inn hotel.
Dead Prez, stylized as dead prez, is a hip hop duo from the United States, composed of stic.man and M-1, formed in 1996 in New York City. They are known for their confrontational style, combined with socialist lyrics focused on both militant social justice and Pan-Africanism. The
Charlotte Checkers At Grand Rapids Griffins Tickets
Van Andel ArenaJanuary 09, 2015 7:00 PM
130 West Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
The Charlotte Checkers is a minor league ice hockey team based out of Charlotte, North Carolina that competes in the American Hockey League's South Division of the Western Conference. Founded in 1990, the team wasoriginallycalled the Capital District Islanders from 1990 to 1993, then the Albany River Rats from 1993 to 2010. An affiliate of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, the Checkers has built a solid reputation for producing players who go on to havesuccessfulcareers in the majors.
The Grand Rapids Symphony has brought musical excellence and creativity to the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan since 1930. Music Director David Lockington leads the orchestra each year in eight different concert series, all designed to stimulate the imagination. The symphony is known for interactive and lively performances infused with pop culture, making concerts of both classical and contemporary music accessible to all audiences. The Grand Rapids Symphony is deeply invested in community engagement and holds its annual concert, "Symphony with Soul," to feature both local and national African-American artists. A portion of the proceeds goes into the "Young, Gifted & Black Scholarship Fund," a scholarship created by the Symphony in 2005 to support musical training for African American youth in Grand Rapids.
The Broncos represents the athletic programs and intercollegiate teams of Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan. As a member of the NCAA's Division I, the university competes in the Mid-American Conference and the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). Western Michigan competes in a wide variety of men's and women's sports, including baseball, football, basketball, softball, tennis, golf, cross country and ice hockey.
The men of Alpha Phi Alpha in Grand Rapids invite you to a screening of the new film "Selma" (2hrs 2min) and reflective discussion. Movie starts at 3pm Saturday, January 10th at Celebration Cinema South. Video Preview of the Movie: http://youtu.be/x6t7vVTxaic Tickets are $15 includes movie, medium popcorn and medium beverage (available online here or see a member of our organization for tickets) Brief Movie Description: Although the Civil Rights Act of 1964 legally desegregated the South, discrimination was still rampant in certain areas, making it very difficult for blacks to register to vote. In 1965, an Alabama city became the battleground in the fight for suffrage. Despite violent opposition, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (David Oyelowo) and his followers pressed forward on an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, and their efforts culminated in President Lyndon Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Starring Cuba Gooding Jr., Tim Roth, Tom Wilkinson and Oprah Winfrey. Director: Ava DuVernay Screenplay: Paul Webb Producers: Brad Pitt, Christian Colson, Dede Gardner, Oprah Winfrey,Jeremy Kleiner