News

S3 Episode 6: The History of Grand Rapids Part 2 Feat. Tim Gleisner of Library of Michigan

 

 

We’re back with Tim Gleisner, Manager of Special Collections for the Library of Michigan, to cover more of the rich history of Grand Rapids! On this episode, we explore the history of partying in GR, from the beer scene to exciting presidential visits. Tim also touches on how the Spanish flu impacted the community, and much more, all while we enjoy Bloody Mary mix from Brewt’s!

To learn more about the history of Grand Rapids, check out the Grand Rapids Public Library, The Library of Michigan, or the Kent District Library!

Share:

Related News

Yesterday, our Multimedia Marketing Specialist, Connor Smithee, joined the MEDC and LinkedIn staff for a webinar to learn more about how businesses can optimize their...

The Chamber’s Talent & Inclusion Department Expanded to Drive Programs The Grand Rapids Chamber is a hub for professional development, hosting 30+ leadership cohorts, programs,...

Providers Facing Financial Hurdles from State Senate and House Proposed Budget Recent budget proposals threaten the sustainability of private and community-based childcare providers in Michigan,...

Upcoming Events