Learn to Curl
Feb
24
1:00 PM13:00

Learn to Curl

The Midland Curling Club will be hosting a Learn to Curl Open House on Saturday, February 24 from 1:00 - 4:00. Instruction and equipment will be provided and the cost is only $10 per person.

No need to get your ticket ahead of time. Feel free to show up and curl!

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Experience Grand Rapids
Mar
29
7:30 AM07:30

Experience Grand Rapids

Trip includes:

  • Fully escorted motorcoach bus travel with snacks, games, and prizes on the bus. Prizes donated by Bayside Home Care.
  • Time in the recently updated Gerald Ford Museum.
  • A visit to the downtown market, which is home to over 21 indoor markets and several restaurants. A $25 gift card for the market. Any money left on the gift card can be exchanged for cash.
  • Time at the amazing Frederik Meijer Gardens. They will have a full butterfly exhibit, indoor sculpture gallery, and a beautiful indoor seasonal garden.

Register by February 22

ACTIVITY # 25272A
COST $85 (Must be ages 10+)
DEPART 7:30 AM
RETURN 8:30 PM
 

Contact person:
Amanda Ewald | 50+ Program Coordinator
989.832.7937 ext. 2270 | aewald@greatermidland.org

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Michigan’s Oldest Prison - Historic Tours
Apr
12
7:30 AM07:30

Michigan’s Oldest Prison - Historic Tours

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Take a trip to Jackson to experience the very first Michigan Prison, The Jackson State Prison. This prison was built in 1839 and is full of very intriguing prison history. Come experience several prison blocks where prisoners were once housed. 

This is a walking trip and it will include:

  • A guided tour of Michigan's 1st prison and a guided tour in Cellblock 7; which was the largest walled institute in the world.
  • Lunch, snacks, games, and prizes. (Prizes donated by Bayside Home Care)


Register by March 8th . No refunds after March 8th.

Activity: # 35269A
Depart @ 7:30 a.m.  
Return @ 6:15 p.m. 
Cost: $93 per person (Must be ages 10+)

Contact person:
Amanda Ewald | 50+ Program Coordinator
989.832.7937 ext. 2270 | aewald@greatermidland.org

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Pre-Season Garden Meeting
Apr
18
5:30 PM17:30

Pre-Season Garden Meeting

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The Greater Midland Community Center welcomes gardeners both new and experienced to apply for a plot this growing season. Full and half plots are available. For those whose mobility may be impaired, we offer four raised beds, two at 4’ high and two at 3’ high. The soil will be ready for planting with water and tools available. Must fill out an application.

  • Full plot, 20x20’ for $20
  • Half plot, 10x20’ for $10
  • Raised Bed plot $15

Anyone interested in gardening is encouraged to attend.

GMCC Community Garden Application 2018

GMCC Community Garden Guidelines 2018

Contact person:
Amanda Ewald | 50+ Program Coordinator
989.832.7937 ext. 2270 | aewald@greatermidland.org

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Holland Tulip Festival
May
10
7:15 AM07:15

Holland Tulip Festival

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Come experience the rich Dutch culture of the Holland Tulip Festival. This is the perfect trip to welcome in spring with views of beautiful tulips throughout Holland. 

This is a walking trip and it includes:

  • Dutch Brunch & Show: Featuring Ah! Men, a group of Dutch singers, a ticket into Veldheer’s Tulip Farm where you will experience fields of tulips, and entrance into Windmill Island Garden.
  • Snacks, games, and prizes on the bus (Prizes donated by Bayside Home Care)


Register by April 5th. No refunds after April 5th. 

Activity: # 35395D
Depart @ 7:15 a.m.        
Return @ 9:45 p.m. 
Cost: $85 (Must be ages 10+)

Contact person:
Amanda Ewald | 50+ Program Coordinator
989.832.7937 ext. 2270 | aewald@greatermidland.org

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Exploration of Charlevoix’s Hidden Gems
May
31
7:15 AM07:15

Exploration of Charlevoix’s Hidden Gems

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Enjoy the beautiful town of Charlevoix with this fun day trip. Fully escorted Motorcoach bus trip. 

This is a walking trip and it includes: 

  • A guided tour of Castle Farms with an elegant lunch.
  • A step-on guided tour of the Earl Young Architecture of the “Mushroom Houses.” 
  • Time on your own to adventure around Charlevoix.
  •  Snacks, games, and prizes on the bus (Prizes donated by Bayside Home Care)

Register by April 19th. No refunds after April 19th. 

Activity: # 45670C
Depart @ 7:15 a.m.            
Return @ 8:30 p.m.
Cost: $86 (Must be ages 10+)

Contact person:
Amanda Ewald | 50+ Program Coordinator
989.832.7937 ext. 2270 | aewald@greatermidland.org

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Thunder Bay Resort Elk Viewing, Dinner, and Wine Tasting
Jun
21
10:00 AM10:00

Thunder Bay Resort Elk Viewing, Dinner, and Wine Tasting

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Trip Includes:

  • Elk viewing carriage ride during the prime season.
  • Gourmet lunch & wine tasting.
  • Snacks, games, and prizes (Prizes donated by Bayside Home Care)

Register by May 10th. No refunds after May 10th.

Activity: #35378A
Depart @ 10 a.m.            
Return @  7:30 p.m.
Cost: $140 (Must be ages 10+)

Contact person:
Amanda Ewald | 50+ Program Coordinator
989.832.7937 ext. 2270 | aewald@greatermidland.org

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Net Generation High School Play Day - Dow Tennis Classic
Feb
3
9:00 AM09:00

Net Generation High School Play Day - Dow Tennis Classic

Attention all high school tennis players, this event is for you! During our High School Play Day, touring pros will coach and train high school youth from across the state. Come and learn from some of the best in the sport! This event is presented by MidMichigan Health.

This event is FREE.

For more information, contact Adam Ford at AFord@greatermidland.org.

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80s Night with Jedi Mind Trip - Dow Tennis Classic
Feb
2
5:30 PM17:30

80s Night with Jedi Mind Trip - Dow Tennis Classic

80's Night with Jedi Mind Trip! Dress in your righteous digs and be ready for a totally rad time!

Feature matches start at 7:00 PM. Jedi Mind Trip will begin playing after their completion and guarantees at least 1.5 hours of music mayhem!

TICKETS
Any ticket to the feature matches will get you in to see the concert.

General admission | $12
Club Seats | reserved seating | $15
Individual Premium Seats | Includes Grand Slam Dining, unlimited drinks during the matches, and a reserved seat | $45

Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks available for purchase during the concert.

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Sweat It Off with the Pros - Dow Tennis Classic
Feb
2
11:00 AM11:00

Sweat It Off with the Pros - Dow Tennis Classic

Guests will have the opportunity to work on their tennis skills while they enjoy a world-class workout session during this heart-pumping event! Greater Midland Tennis Center Pros will lead the clinic while touring pros play along with guests. Once you are done playing, there will be a quick Q&A with the Pros.

This event is $15.

For more information, contact Mike Rose at MRose@greatermidland.org.

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Military Appreciation Day - Dow Tennis Classic
Feb
1
5:30 PM17:30

Military Appreciation Day - Dow Tennis Classic

We are grateful to all of the brave men and women who serve our country and we want to use this tournament as a way to show our appreciation.

We are offering 50% off all tickets for active duty military and veterans with photo ID on Thursday, February 1st. There is a limited availability of these seats. Reserve your spot today!

To reserve your spot, contact Jamie Wenzel at the Tennis Center. 989.631-6151.

Feature matches begin at 7:00 PM.

TICKETS
General admission | $12
Club Seats | reserved seating | $15
Individual Premium Seats | Includes Grand Slam Dining, unlimited drinks during the matches, and a reserved seat | $45

Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks available for purchase.

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Kids and Costumes Night - Dow Tennis Classic
Jan
30
6:30 PM18:30

Kids and Costumes Night - Dow Tennis Classic

All kids ages 12 & under wearing a costume receive FREE admission into the Tuesday, January 30 Feature Night Matches and kids over 12 get in for $5. This event is presented by Midland Sports Rehab.

Feature Matches begin at 7 PM.

TICKETS
Any ticket to the feature matches will get you in to see the concert.

General admission | $12
Club Seats | reserved seating | $15
Individual Premium Seats | Includes Grand Slam Dining, unlimited drinks during the matches, and a reserved seat | $45

Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks available for purchase.

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Cool 2 Duel Dueling Pianos - Dow Tennis Classic
Jan
30
5:30 PM17:30

Cool 2 Duel Dueling Pianos - Dow Tennis Classic

Come enjoy the incredibly talented, funny, and unforgettable music act - Cool 2 Duel-Dueling Pianos!

Feature matches start at 7:00 PM. Cool 2 Duel will begin playing after their completion and guarantees at least 1.5 hours of dynamic entertainment!

Also, catch them before the match in Grand Slam Dining and during halftime!

It is also KIDS COSTUME NIGHT presented by Midland Sports Rehab! All kids ages 12 & under wearing a costume get in free! 13 -17 is $5 per person

TICKETS
Any ticket to the feature matches will get you in to see the concert.

General admission | $12
Club Seats | reserved seating | $15
Individual Premium Seats | Includes Grand Slam Dining, unlimited drinks during the matches, and a reserved seat | $45

Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks available for purchase during the concert.

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Evolution World Tour - Melbourne
Jan
26
5:30 PM17:30

Evolution World Tour - Melbourne

Are you ready to join us for the first stop on our 2018 World Tour? 

There is something for the whole family at this event! Kids have plenty of activities including a bounce house, face painting, prizes, fun tennis games, and delicious food while parents enjoy trivia, prizes, food, and adult beverages. 

If your child is signed up for classes during the current session, Winter Session 1, this event is FREE! Only $15 per child or $25 per family for everyone else. Adults are free! Call the Welcome Center at (989) 631-6151 or click here to register today!

 

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No School Day Camp
Jan
26
9:00 AM09:00

No School Day Camp

No School? No Problem! Drop your kids off for a full day of tennis, games, snacks and safe fun! 9-4 with early drop off and late pick up available. Lunch is provided but you may bring your own.

COST: $40 per person

Click here to register.

For more information contact TALAYA SCHILB:
TSchilb@greatermidland.org | 989.631.6151 x122

 

 

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Cocktails and Tennis Presents: Beers and Brats Mixer
Jan
19
7:00 PM19:00

Cocktails and Tennis Presents: Beers and Brats Mixer

Join us January 19 from 7 to 8:30 PM for a special Cocktails and Tennis Mixer. Bring your racquet, shoes, and your favorite 6-pack of beer for some fun tennis drills and games followed by a craft beer tasting and brats provided by us! Only $15!

Click here to register.

For more information contact MIKE ROSE:
MRose@greatermidland.org | 989.631.6151 x107

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Free Tennis Whizz Open House
Jan
19
10:00 AM10:00

Free Tennis Whizz Open House

Tennis Whizz, our national program for preschool and kindergarten aged children, will provide your child with a unique setting to learn balance, agility, control, coordination, and interaction with a coach and other children. These elements combine seamlessly to give your child not just an understanding of tennis, but a new range of athletic and social skills. 

Try out the class, sample fun games and activities, and have a chance to win some Tennis Whizz prizes. 

All ages 6 and under are welcome. Children under 2 must be with an adult at all times. This event is free but call our Welcome Center or click here to register ahead to save a spot!

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No School Day Camp
Jan
15
9:00 AM09:00

No School Day Camp

No School? No Problem! Drop your kids off for a full day of tennis, games, snacks and safe fun! 9-4 with early drop off and late pick up available. Lunch will be provided but you may bring your own.

COST: $40 per person

Click here to register.

For more information contact TALAYA SCHILB:
TSchilb@greatermidland.org | 989.631.6151 x122

 

 

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Family Foam Ball Tournament
Dec
30
2:00 PM14:00

Family Foam Ball Tournament

This singles tournament is played on a small court with foam tennis balls. It is open to players of all ages and skill levels so the whole family can play! $10 per person or $25 per family. 

Click here to register as an individual or as a family.

For more information, contact TALAYA SCHILB at  TSchilb@greatermidland.org.

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Unlimited Drop-In Event
Dec
23
to Dec 31

Unlimited Drop-In Event

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Give yourself the gift of tennis this holiday season! Receive unlimited free adult drop-in classes and free walk-on courts. The event begins December 23 and lasts until the 31. 

This event is $100 to participate and is only open to members ages 14 and older.

Click here to register or call 989-631-6151. For more information, contact Mike Rose at MRose@greatermidland.org

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Winter Break Tennis Challenge
Dec
21
to Jan 2

Winter Break Tennis Challenge

  • Greater Midland Tennis Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

How many hours can you play tennis over winter break? 

Enjoy free walk-on courts from December 21 until January 2 while logging as many hours on court as you can. The Junior and Adult with the highest number of hours get $100 onto their Loyalty Card.

This event is only $10 to participate and is open to all Greater Midland Tennis Center members.

Click here to register or call 989-631-6151.

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Great Cookie Exchange and Mixer
Dec
16
6:00 PM18:00

Great Cookie Exchange and Mixer

Join us for some tennis and holiday cheer with our Great Cookie Exchange and Mixer! This event has two hours of mix and match tennis play followed by drinks and snacks.

Bring two dozen holiday cookies, swap recipes, and come home with a new box of cookie. Wear your favorite holiday apparel! The mixer is December 16 from 6:00-8:00 PM and is $15 per person. Click here to register.

Have kids? Bring them to Tennis, Pizza, and a Movie that runs simultaneously! Click here to register.

For more information, contact Mike Rose at MRose@greatermidland.org.

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