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Event Name:A Taste of Grand Ledge at GL Opera House
Event Type(s):Community Calendar
Description:Caring Neighbor Foundation’s fundraiser for Blessings in a Backpack-Grand Ledge will be held on Saturday, January 27th, 2:00-4:00 pm at the Opera House, 121 S. Bridge Street, Grand Ledge.

The event’s theme is “Super Heroes Day”.  It is family-friendly with face painting, balloon twisting, a children’s table to draw and color, indoor games, a fun photo station, pizza, grinders, salad, fresh vegetable trays, and A&W root beer floats.

The cost of this event is a ‘free will donation’ to participate in a taste of our generous restaurant and bakery owner’s food donations; Aggie Mae’s Bakery, A&W Restaurant, Beagle’s Café & Bakery, Crossroads BBQ, the Log Jam, Cathy’s Bakery, Cugino’s Italian Restaurant, Flour Child Bakery, G.L. Biggby Coffee, Mancino’s Pizza & Grinders, Pancho’s food truck, Renee’s Cakes and the Opera House.

We wish to thank our sponsors who donated door prize and silent auction items;  Caring Neighbor Foundation (event sponsor), Mark & Chris Beagle, MacDowell’’s Flower Shop, Reno’s East, Profiles Hair Salon, and Sun Theatre.

Blessings in a Backpack-GL is a volunteer run, community-supported program that provides food to over 230 needy school children on the weekends during the school year.   All of the proceeds from this event and your donations will go toward buying the food to feed these children in the Grand Ledge area. Donations are greatly appreciated.  It costs approximately $120 per student for the school year.  We have our program in nine schools in the Grand Ledge School District. 

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You can also mail your donation to Blessings in a Backpack-Grand Ledge, PO Box 162, Grand Ledge, MI 48837.

If you have any questions, please call or email Christine Richardson-Beagle, Event Chair, 517.983.2444,

Thank you to Caring Neighbor Foundation and Richard Currier for sponsoring this event.
Event Date:01-27-18
Event Time:02:00 PM - 04:00 PM Eastern
Location:GL Opera House
121 S. Bridge St.
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

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Contact Person:Christine Richardson-Beagle
(phone: 517.983.2444)
Links:Blessings in a Backpack
Caring Neighbor Foundation
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