Events

Events

Upcoming Post Adoption Resource Center Events

 

Each month, Post Adoption Resource Center staff plan events that will provide adoptive families with opportunities to meet and connect. All Post Adoption Resource Center events are free for families with finalized adoptions (and members of their immediate household), unless otherwise stated.

All Events

  • Jacob's Corn Maze

    Location Details:

    7100 East Traverse Highway (M72 West)

    Traverse City, Michigan 49684

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    Jacob's Corn Maze

    , 10/5/2017
    Come hike the 10 acre corn maze! RSVP is required by October 4th, Open to all adoptive families. Please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/5/2017 8:00:00 PM

  • Despicable Me 3 Movie

    Location Details:

    233 E. Front Street

    Traverse City, Michigan 49684

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    Despicable Me 3 Movie

    , 10/7/2017
    RSVP Required by October 5, Open to both foster and adoptive families! Tickets will be handed out by PARC staff at 9:30AM. Please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/7/2017 2:00:00 PM

  • Mugs & Muffins

    Location Details:

    535 West Front Street

    Traverse City, MI 49686

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    Mugs & Muffins

    , 10/11/2017
    Come join us for coffee, treats, and great conversation with other adoptive families! RSVP Required by October 17th, please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org. Open to all adoptive families!

    Event Start Date: 10/11/2017 2:00:00 PM

  • Fleming Farms

    Location Details:

    4264 Martindale Road

    Gaylord, Michigan 49735

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    Fleming Farms

    , 10/16/2017
    Join PARC for a hayride, pet the farms animals, and pick your own pumpkins! RSVP required by October 6th, please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org. Open to all adoptive families! Event begins at 4:00PM, please arrive at that time in order to participate in all the fun activities.

    Event Start Date: 10/16/2017 8:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Parent Breakfast at Panera Bread

    Location Details:

    3150 Alpine

    Grand Rapids, MI 49544

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    Adoptive Parent Breakfast at Panera Bread

    , 10/18/2017
    Join PARC for breakfast at 9:30 am. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/18/2017 1:30:00 PM

  • Training with Certified Great Behavior Breakdown Instructor, Kim M. Seidel, MA, LPC, NCC

    Location Details:

    920 E. Tinkham

    Ludington, MI 49431

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    Training with Certified Great Behavior Breakdown Instructor, Kim M. Seidel, MA, LPC, NCC

    , 10/20/2017
    Please join us for a FREE day of training with Certified Great Behavior Breakdown Instructor, Kim M. Seidel, MA, LPC, NCC. Lunch will be provided. RSVP required by 10/16/17. Please RSVP to parcfr@bethany.org or call 231-924-3390.

    Event Start Date: 10/20/2017 1:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive and Foster Parent Fall Conference

    Location Details:

    715 East Front Street

    Traverse City, Michigan 49686

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    Adoptive and Foster Parent Fall Conference

    , 10/21/2017
    Check out our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/PostAdoptionResourceCenterOfNorthernMi/) for more details!

    Event Start Date: 10/21/2017 12:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Mom's Night Out at Bagger Dave's

    Location Details:

    2190 E. Beltline Avenue NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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    Adoptive Mom's Night Out at Bagger Dave's

    , 10/23/2017
    Adoptive moms, you are invited to join PARC for dinner at 6:30 pm. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/23/2017 10:30:00 PM

  • Pahl's Pumpkin Patch

    Location Details:

    11168 North M-37

    Buckley, Michigan 49620

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    Pahl's Pumpkin Patch

    , 10/24/2017
    Feed and be educated on the resident farm animals, enjoy the corn maze, straw maze, straw tunnel, and pick out a small pumpkin to take home! RSVP required by October 23rd, please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org. Event starts at 4:30PM, please arrive at that time to enjoy all of the fun activities.

    Event Start Date: 10/24/2017 8:30:00 PM

  • Join us for Coffee and Conversation at Biggby Coffee

    Location Details:

    804 S. State Street

    Big Rapids, MI 49307

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    Join us for Coffee and Conversation at Biggby Coffee

    , 10/27/2017
    Moms and Dads, come connect with area parents and enjoy a cup of coffee-our treat!

    Event Start Date: 10/27/2017 12:30:00 PM

  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Justice Conference

    Location Details:

    10 College Avenue NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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    Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Justice Conference

    , 10/27/2017
    Come hear keynote speaker, Susan Carlson, J.D. speak on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders and the justice system. A parent panel will also share their experiences. Registration begins at 8:30 am. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/27/2017 1:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Play Group at Central Wesleyan Church's PlayLand

    Location Details:

    446 W. 40th Street

    Holland, MI 49423

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    Adoptive Family Play Group at Central Wesleyan Church's PlayLand

    , 10/27/2017
    Play group is from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Socks required. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month, except for holidays. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/27/2017 2:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    Location Details:

    1000 E. Beltline NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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    Adoptive Family Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    , 10/30/2017
    Meet by the gift shop between 10:00 and 10:30 to receive tickets. Stay as long as you would like. Open to the first 20 people who RSVP. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/30/2017 2:00:00 PM

Region 2

  • Jacob's Corn Maze

    Location Details:

    7100 East Traverse Highway (M72 West)

    Traverse City, Michigan 49684

    View Map

    Jacob's Corn Maze

    , 10/5/2017
    Come hike the 10 acre corn maze! RSVP is required by October 4th, Open to all adoptive families. Please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/5/2017 8:00:00 PM

  • Despicable Me 3 Movie

    Location Details:

    233 E. Front Street

    Traverse City, Michigan 49684

    View Map

    Despicable Me 3 Movie

    , 10/7/2017
    RSVP Required by October 5, Open to both foster and adoptive families! Tickets will be handed out by PARC staff at 9:30AM. Please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/7/2017 2:00:00 PM

  • Mugs & Muffins

    Location Details:

    535 West Front Street

    Traverse City, MI 49686

    View Map

    Mugs & Muffins

    , 10/11/2017
    Come join us for coffee, treats, and great conversation with other adoptive families! RSVP Required by October 17th, please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org. Open to all adoptive families!

    Event Start Date: 10/11/2017 2:00:00 PM

  • Fleming Farms

    Location Details:

    4264 Martindale Road

    Gaylord, Michigan 49735

    View Map

    Fleming Farms

    , 10/16/2017
    Join PARC for a hayride, pet the farms animals, and pick your own pumpkins! RSVP required by October 6th, please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org. Open to all adoptive families! Event begins at 4:00PM, please arrive at that time in order to participate in all the fun activities.

    Event Start Date: 10/16/2017 8:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive and Foster Parent Fall Conference

    Location Details:

    715 East Front Street

    Traverse City, Michigan 49686

    View Map

    Adoptive and Foster Parent Fall Conference

    , 10/21/2017
    Check out our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/PostAdoptionResourceCenterOfNorthernMi/) for more details!

    Event Start Date: 10/21/2017 12:30:00 PM

  • Pahl's Pumpkin Patch

    Location Details:

    11168 North M-37

    Buckley, Michigan 49620

    View Map

    Pahl's Pumpkin Patch

    , 10/24/2017
    Feed and be educated on the resident farm animals, enjoy the corn maze, straw maze, straw tunnel, and pick out a small pumpkin to take home! RSVP required by October 23rd, please RSVP by contacting us at (231) 499-5969 (call or text) or parctc@bethany.org. Event starts at 4:30PM, please arrive at that time to enjoy all of the fun activities.

    Event Start Date: 10/24/2017 8:30:00 PM

Region 3

  • Training with Certified Great Behavior Breakdown Instructor, Kim M. Seidel, MA, LPC, NCC

    Location Details:

    920 E. Tinkham

    Ludington, MI 49431

    View Map

    Training with Certified Great Behavior Breakdown Instructor, Kim M. Seidel, MA, LPC, NCC

    , 10/20/2017
    Please join us for a FREE day of training with Certified Great Behavior Breakdown Instructor, Kim M. Seidel, MA, LPC, NCC. Lunch will be provided. RSVP required by 10/16/17. Please RSVP to parcfr@bethany.org or call 231-924-3390.

    Event Start Date: 10/20/2017 1:00:00 PM

  • Join us for Coffee and Conversation at Biggby Coffee

    Location Details:

    804 S. State Street

    Big Rapids, MI 49307

    View Map

    Join us for Coffee and Conversation at Biggby Coffee

    , 10/27/2017
    Moms and Dads, come connect with area parents and enjoy a cup of coffee-our treat!

    Event Start Date: 10/27/2017 12:30:00 PM

Region 4

  • Adoptive Parent Breakfast at Panera Bread

    Location Details:

    3150 Alpine

    Grand Rapids, MI 49544

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    Adoptive Parent Breakfast at Panera Bread

    , 10/18/2017
    Join PARC for breakfast at 9:30 am. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/18/2017 1:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Mom's Night Out at Bagger Dave's

    Location Details:

    2190 E. Beltline Avenue NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    View Map

    Adoptive Mom's Night Out at Bagger Dave's

    , 10/23/2017
    Adoptive moms, you are invited to join PARC for dinner at 6:30 pm. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/23/2017 10:30:00 PM

  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Justice Conference

    Location Details:

    10 College Avenue NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    View Map

    Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Justice Conference

    , 10/27/2017
    Come hear keynote speaker, Susan Carlson, J.D. speak on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders and the justice system. A parent panel will also share their experiences. Registration begins at 8:30 am. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/27/2017 1:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Play Group at Central Wesleyan Church's PlayLand

    Location Details:

    446 W. 40th Street

    Holland, MI 49423

    View Map

    Adoptive Family Play Group at Central Wesleyan Church's PlayLand

    , 10/27/2017
    Play group is from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Socks required. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month, except for holidays. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/27/2017 2:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    Location Details:

    1000 E. Beltline NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    View Map

    Adoptive Family Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    , 10/30/2017
    Meet by the gift shop between 10:00 and 10:30 to receive tickets. Stay as long as you would like. Open to the first 20 people who RSVP. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 10/30/2017 2:00:00 PM