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Music Grooves – Music Therapy Groups for Children with Special Needs 2:00 pm
Music Grooves – Music Therapy Groups for Children with Special Needs @ Grand Rapids Campus
Jun 21 @ 2:00 pm – Aug 2 @ 3:45 pm
Grand Rapids Campus Children with special needs are invited to our Grand Rapids Campus for music therapy groups which will use fun and motivating interventions to work toward therapeutic goals such as social interaction and communication.  Parent participation is welcomed! Groups offered 2:00 to 2:45 ages 5 – 9, 3:00 – 3:45, ages 10 –[...]
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Kathleen Mooney-Color and Acrylics 9:00 am
Kathleen Mooney-Color and Acrylics @ Franciscan Life Process Center
Jul 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Kathleen Mooney-Color and Acrylics @ Franciscan Life Process Center | Lowell | Michigan | United States
Enjoy a full day to explore some of the unique properties of working with acrylic paints with an emphasis on COLOR. There are techniques that acrylics are perfectly suited for that will take your colors to a new level. Combine acrylics with watercolors, graphite pencil, conte crayon, and special techniques for a rich surface with Absolutely[...]
Franciscan Friends 9:30 am
Franciscan Friends @ Lowell Campus
Jul 7 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Are you good at sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting?  If so, we would love to have you join us for a time of friendship and creating beautiful things that benefit children and adults in need.  We meet every Friday morning from 9:30 AM – noon.  This group has no cost.
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Community Workdays 9:30 am
Community Workdays
Jul 8 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for work on the farm while you enjoy the peace and beauty found on the land.  Activities take place in the morning followed by a communal lunch.  Work days are open to individuals, families, and church and business groups.   If there is a question about weather, call 897-5220 the day of the[...]
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Mark Daniel Nelson – Image to Abstract 9:00 am
Mark Daniel Nelson – Image to Abstract @ Franciscan Life Process Center - Lowell Campus
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – Jul 15 @ 3:00 pm
Mark Daniel Nelson - Image to Abstract @ Franciscan Life Process Center - Lowell Campus | Lowell | Michigan | United States
This workshop is specially designed for the realist painter interested in adding elements of abstraction to his or her work, while remaining firmly rooted in traditional representational techniques. A series of progressive exercises will guide the student through a process of eliminating unnecessary visual information to arrive at a clear and simplified final image. Through[...]
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Franciscan Friends 9:30 am
Franciscan Friends @ Lowell Campus
Jul 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Are you good at sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting?  If so, we would love to have you join us for a time of friendship and creating beautiful things that benefit children and adults in need.  We meet every Friday morning from 9:30 AM – noon.  This group has no cost.
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Bryan Mark Taylor-Painting the Essentials En Plein Air 9:00 am
Bryan Mark Taylor-Painting the Essentials En Plein Air @ Franciscan Life Process Center - Lowell Campus
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – Jul 22 @ 3:00 pm
Bryan Mark Taylor-Painting the Essentials En Plein Air @ Franciscan Life Process Center - Lowell Campus | Lowell | Michigan | United States
Bryan Mark Taylor’s Plein Air Painting Workshops are for professional and aspiring artists who want to develop an in-depth understanding of the fundamentals of outdoor painting through demonstrations (in oil), lectures, practices, and critiques. The workshop will focus the artist on effectively capturing light, atmosphere, and mood in paint while using strong composition and color[...]
Men’s Summer Retreat 9:00 am
Men’s Summer Retreat @ Franciscan Life Process Center
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Men’s Summer Retreat @ Franciscan Life Process Center | Lowell | Michigan | United States
Men’s Summer Retreat Wednesday, July 19, 2017 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Lowell Campus Men, please join us on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 for the Men’s Summer Retreat. Arrival/check in time is between 8:00 – 9:00 am.  Coffee and donuts will be available. Msgr. Gaspar (Gus) Ancona will be the principal presenter.  The day will[...]
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Tristan Fuller-Introduction To Sequential Art (Introduction To Comic Creation) 9:00 am
Tristan Fuller-Introduction To Sequential Art (Introduction To Comic Creation)
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – Jul 22 @ 3:00 pm
Tristan Fuller-Introduction To Sequential Art (Introduction To Comic Creation)
Tristan Fuller-Introduction To Sequential Art (Introduction To Comic Creation) July 20, 21 and 22, 9 AM – 3 PM Comics are an exciting medium, and are constantly being reimagined. Now, it is very easy to break out into the comic world and make a career out of writing and illustrating graphic novels, comics, and strips.[...]
FertilityCare Introductory Session 7:30 pm
FertilityCare Introductory Session @ Franciscan Life Process Center
Jul 20 @ 7:30 pm
This 90 minute presentation introduces the use and applications of the Creighton Model FertilityCare system.   Contact Georgia Schmitz at gschmitz@lifeprocesscenter.org or call 616-481-9699 to register for this session or a private consultation.   Cost: $55
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Franciscan Friends 9:30 am
Franciscan Friends @ Lowell Campus
Jul 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Are you good at sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting?  If so, we would love to have you join us for a time of friendship and creating beautiful things that benefit children and adults in need.  We meet every Friday morning from 9:30 AM – noon.  This group has no cost.
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Carriage Driving Horse Camp 9:30 am
Carriage Driving Horse Camp @ Franciscan Life Process Center
Jul 24 @ 9:30 am – Jul 28 @ 2:30 pm
Learn how to drive a horse and cart! Using miniature horses, campers between the ages of 8-18 will have daily classes in horsemanship, harnessing and carriage driving. Classes will be individualized and tailored for each student, depending upon any previous horse experiences they have had or not had in the past. Campers will demonstrate to[...]
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Dedication of Prairie 4:00 pm
Dedication of Prairie @ Franciscan Life Process Center
Jul 27 @ 4:00 pm
The prairie, which started two years ago as an Eagle Scout project for Joe Trenshaw, will be named and dedicated on July 27 at 4:00 pm.  The public is welcome to attend.
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Sarah Rehmer-Encaustic Painting and Collage Workshop 9:00 am
Sarah Rehmer-Encaustic Painting and Collage Workshop @ Lowell Campus
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm
Sarah Rehmer-Encaustic Painting and Collage Workshop @ Lowell Campus | Lowell | Michigan | United States
Learn the fundamentals of painting with encaustic paints and medium. This three day workshop will cover color mixing, making glazes and safe studio practices for working in this versatile medium. We will also work with the various characteristics that make this medium unique – from optical depth, to texture and mark making – as well[...]
Franciscan Friends 9:30 am
Franciscan Friends @ Lowell Campus
Jul 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Are you good at sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting?  If so, we would love to have you join us for a time of friendship and creating beautiful things that benefit children and adults in need.  We meet every Friday morning from 9:30 AM – noon.  This group has no cost.
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Summer Camps at the Center – 2017 9:30 am
Summer Camps at the Center – 2017 @ Franciscan Life Process Center - Lowell Campus
Jul 31 @ 9:30 am – Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm
Summer Camps at the Center - 2017 @ Franciscan Life Process Center - Lowell Campus | Lowell | Michigan | United States
July 31 – August 4:  Art from Nature (ages 7 – 12) Children will explore a variety of  art media and techniques such as sculpture, painting, and weaving utilizing things found in nature. Cost: $150 per child includes supplies, snacks, and drinks.  The children should bring a sack lunch, sunblock and bug spray. Questions?  Please[...]