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Jenison 456ers Volleyball Clinic
This clinic is open to girls and boys in 4th, 5th and 6th grade.
There will be four practices on Tuesdays: October 18, 25, November 1 and 8.
There will be three tournaments on Saturdays: October 29, November 5 and 12.
For more information, see our flyer.
For registration, sign up online.
Jenison Cub Football
Do you have a child that would like to play football this fall? Jenison Cub Football offers Flag Football for 1st & 2nd grades. $60.00 We have tackle football for 3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th. $100.00 How do you sign them upHead to our website to sign up online.
Read our letter to parents for more information. 
Jenison Robotics - VEX IQ Robotics
Open to all Jenison 4th-6th Graders.
Learn to design, build, program, and test a robot to compete with other robots!
PARENT MEETING: September 8th, 7 PM, Jenison Junior High Cafeteria, 8295 20th Ave.
For more information and registration, see our flyer and registration form.

Camps and Programs

Baton Twirling Classes
Come join the fun and learn how to twirl a baton! Register at the first class on September 22nd.
When: Thursdays Sep. 22 - Dec 15 from 6:15PM - 7:45PM.
Where: Rosewood Reformed Church Gym - 2795 Rosewood St.

See our flyer for more information.

Cub Scout Pack 3359 Open House
Join us for a Lego Derby Open House for Cub Scout Pack 3359 and learn about scouting! Open to all Boys and Girls grades K-5.
When: 9/13/22 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM.
Where: First Reformed Church, 3060 Wilson ave, Grandville, MI.
See our flyer for more information.

Bring a friend, make new ones, learn all about Girl Scouts and join the fun. 

Outdoor Activities

Story Walks
Ottawa County parks offers Story Walks. Walk along the paths with your family and read the picture books posted on signs and look for things to do. Be sure to check the calendar for dates and parks.

Explore local playgrounds
Look no further than this giant list of area playgrounds for some of the best places around to play!
Splash Pads

Did you know that Jenison is home to two great splash pads? Kids can choose their own “level of wet’ at either Maplewood Park or Rosewood Park Splash pads.

Trail Maps

Looking for outdoor fun for your family?: There is a new interactive non-motorized trail map which features 4,600 miles of trails. You can also download free apps – “All Trails” for Apple or Google Play and “GR Walks” for Apple or Google Play.

Educational Activities

Georgetown Township Fire Department Fire Prevention Open House
When: Thursday, October 6, 2022 6 pm to 8 pm
Where: Fire Station #1 Corner of 14th Ave. and 44th Street Parking across the street in the church lot.
For more information, see the flyer.

Draw Club

Draw Club offers drawing classes for Ages 7-16.

Georgetown Public Library

Our local public library has a great variety of activities for youth that can be found on their website.

Kent District Library LAB Experience (ages 5-10)

TheKDL LAB Experience promotes creativity, problem solving skills and unstructured exploration time for school-age children and teens. Carefully selected learning tools and activities are designed to help students increase their proficiency in STEAM disciplines: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. Get your questions answered and register at the KDL website.

Play N Learn
What is Play N Learn? It's a free program designed for families with children birth through age five. Infant group is for children birth-24 months. Each session will be based on a children’s book and will include:
  • story 
  • fingerplays 
  • creative art experiences 
  • educational play
Each family will also receive a children’s book to take home. Information on child development and reading readiness will be available for parents. Address locations listed on back QUESTIONS? Call 1-877-702-8600 Chrisje Stam ext. 4129 [email protected] Spanish Playgroups: Flavia Maccio ext. 4137 [email protected]

Rainy Day Activities

Indoor Sports and Recreation

Enjoy the Recreation Center and pool at GVSU with a day pass! Day passes are $5.00 per person and you may come and go as you need. See our website for more information.

Bowling: Hudsonville Lanes

Enjoy family fun by requesting your FREE $10 Open Bowling Certificate through Hudsonville Lanes here!

Tarry Hall Roller Skating Rink
Learn To Skate

JPS Aquatics Swimming
Lap Swim
We ask that patrons check every Sunday for the upcoming lap swim schedule for that week. If you want to pay as you go, you can pay the lifeguard on deck. Residents of Jenison School District or those with current School of Choice kids are $3.00 per swim. Non-Residents of Jenison School District are $4.00 per swim. We offer a one month membership and a six month membership for the price of five months. More info can be found on our Aquatics website.

Community Events

West Michigan Whitecaps Baseball

The Whitecaps play baseball from April to September at the LMCU Ballpark. Check our all the Whitecaps Ticket Promotions, and snag a deal on a fun family outing!

Grand Rapids Public Museum

GRPM has opened a new exhibit, Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs. Student tickets are only $5. Purchase tickets.

Learn more about Pterosaurs.

Koala’s at the Zoo

Travel “Down Under” at John Ball Zoo! The *new* koala habitat is open. Iluka and Noorundi are two male koalas visiting from San Diego Zoo for the summer. Any Michigan resident who carries a MI Bridges card, including WIC, can attend John Ball Zoo for free with up to 9 free household members through the JUMP program.

Purchase tickets.

Planet Fitness High School Summer Pass

High schoolers can use the gym for free starting May 16 up until August 31. High schoolers can visit to pre-register, and get a reminder to formally sign up when the program officially kicks off on Monday, May 16.

Flick’s Family Film

Flick’s Family Film is currently showing the family hit, Paw Patrol the Movie. Kids under 12 are FREE and everyone else is just $5. See Celebration's website for more info.

Golden Age Passes
Jenison Golden Age passes can be obtained by anyone 60 years or older who reside within the Jenison Public School District. They are free to those who qualify, and are accepted at any home or away OK Conference athletic event.  Please bring your ID to our Administrative office located at 8375 20th Ave or the High School Athletic Office located at 2140 Bauer Rd during business hours.

Double Up Food Bucks
Use your Bridge or Pandemic EBT at participating Farmers Markets to get tokens to purchase SNAP eligible items. Get an equal amount in FREE Double Up Food Bucks (up to $20/day!) for Michigan grown fruit & vegetables. No registration required! 

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