R.E.C. Connect News

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June is right around the corner, and we are ready for some summer fun! In June we are looking forward to regular visits from the Critter Barn, learning the basics of basketball, visiting John Ball Zoo, boogieing down with some live music, and so much more!

Check out the new June Schedule here!

Looking to meet new friends? Fill out your Member Profile with your $1 annual membership fee to join R.E.C. Connect! All classes, activities and events require preregistration. Please contact Patrick at pzielbauer@ikuslife.org or 616-677-5251 ext. 119 to sign up for classes and activities.

Do you have a skill, talent or hobby that you would be willing to share by facilitating a R.E.C. Connect class or activity?  Or perhaps you have some time to volunteer to assist with a class or activity? For more information on how to get involved as a volunteer, complete the Volunteer Application and email to info@ikuslife.org today!

Patrick Zielbauer
R.E.C. Connect Coordinator

THANK YOU for supporting Reds, Whites & Brews!

THANK YOU to everyone who came out to our 7th annual Reds, Whites & Brews event last week for making it our best year ever—over $60,000 was raised for our Camper Scholarship Fund!

A huge thank you to all of our sponsors, attendees and volunteers. With your support, we can provide Another Best Day to the individuals we serve as we celebrate our 65th Summer Camp season this year! THANK YOU!!

Thank you to this year’s Sponsor Partners:

  • Barrel: The Eileen DeVries Family Foundation | Gary & Betsy Greer
  • Growler: Mercantile Bank of Michigan | Mika Meyers
  • Bottle: Bredeweg & Zylstra PC, LLC | Chemical Bank | Colliers | Insignia Homes | Mira Krishnan LLC | Steelcase
  • Pint: Arthur J. Gallagher | Beene Garter | BHS | Mark & Barbara Gerson | IBS Financial Group | Midway RV | Walker Ambucs
  • Glass: DK Security | David & Catherine Hodge | Macatawa Bank | David & Nicole Visser | Richard & Barbara Young
  • Cork: James & Linda Barar | Paul & Krista Flynn | Grand River Bank | Allen & Cheryl LeMieux | Harold & Mary Sylvester

R.E.C. Connect News

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Batter up! It is time to get out to the ballpark!

Join R.E.C. Connect for our outing to 5/3 Ballpark to see the Whitecaps play against Fort Wayne! Admission ticket is covered if you are a R.E.C. Connect member. Feel free to bring money for the concession stand – $2/hot dogs and $2/drinks night! Limited tickets available. To preregister, contact Patrick at (616) 677-5251 ext. 119 or pzielbauer@ikuslife.org.

Check out the full May Schedule here.

Want to become a member so you can join in on the fun? Fill out your Member Profile with your $1 annual membership fee to join R.E.C. Connect! All classes, activities and events require preregistration. Please contact Patrick at pzielbauer@ikuslife.org or (616)677-5251 ext. 119 to sign up.

Patrick Zielbauer
R.E.C. Connect Coordinator

 

Hiring Summer Camp Staff!

We are still hiring for our Summer Camp positions! We are seeking enthusiastic, responsible, and caring individuals to join our team!

Download our Summer Camp Staff Application.

Visit our Employment Opportunities page.

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Get the complete list of auction items for Reds, Whites & Brews!

We are so excited about the amazing auction items that will be available this Thursday, May 18 at Reds, Whites & Brews! We’ll have a Dinner for Ten at the Meyer May House, Chartered Fishing Trip, One Week Stay at the Tamarack Lodge in Traverse City with Tasting & Tour at Bonobo Winery, Garden Tea Party, Chicago Cubs Package and more! Join us at the Downtown Market as we raise funds for the Indian Trails Camp Scholarship Fund!

Check out our complete listing of Auction Items!

Still need tickets? Visit http://2017redswhitesandbrews.eventbrite.com.

Reds, Whites & Brews Cork Partners

CORK PARTNERS: A big thank you to Paul & Krista Flynn, Grand River Bank, James & Linda Barar, Allen & Cheryl LeMieux and Harold & Mary Sylvester for their Sponsor Partnerships at this year’s Reds, Whites & Brews. Be sure to join us this Thursday, May 18 at the Downtown Market for our spring FUNdraiser, helping to bring Another Best Day to everyone we serve!

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R.E.C. Connect News

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R.E.C. Connect members will not underestimate the Force any longer after attending our May The 4th Be With You event! This Star Wars themed party was an evening with friends to enjoy trivia, pizza, and Aunt Beru’s blue milk – for you Star Wars fans, you know this Star Wars movie reference 😉 The evening concluded with a viewing of the latest Star Wars movie, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

Check out the full May Schedule here.

Looking to meet new friends? Fill out your Member Profile with your $1 annual membership fee to join R.E.C. Connect! All classes, activities and events require preregistration. Please contact Patrick at pzielbauer@ikuslife.org or 616-677-5251 ext. 119 to sign up for classes and activities.

Do you have a skill, talent or hobby that you would be willing to share by facilitating a R.E.C. Connect class or activity?  Or perhaps you have some time to volunteer to assist with a class or activity?  For more information on how to get involved as a volunteer, complete the Volunteer Application and email to info@ikuslife.org today!

Patrick Zielbauer
R.E.C. Connect Coordinator

Reds, Whites & Brews Glass Partners

GLASS PARTNERS: A special thanks to DK Security, David & Catherine Hodge, Macatawa Bank, David & Nicole Visser and Richard & Barbara Young for their Sponsor Partnerships at this year’s Reds, Whites & Brews! Join us on Thursday, May 18 at the Downtown Market to support our Camper Scholarship Fund!

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Check out the Tasting Notes for next week’s Reds, Whites & Brews!

It’s only a week away! Join us next Thursday, May 18 at the Downtown Market for Reds, Whites & Brews to benefit the Indian Trails Camp Camper Scholarship Fund.

A huge thank you to Short’s Brewing Company, TrailPoint Brewing Company, Brewery Vivant, Sietsma’s, Alliance Beverage Distributing, AHD Vintners, Woodberry Wine, Republic National Distributing Company, Josulette Wines and Vintage Wine Company for providing the fine wines, ciders and microbrews!

Check out the Tasting Notes at http://ikuslife.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/2017-RWB-Program_tasting-notes.pdf.

Still need tickets to the event? Purchase today at http://2017redswhitesandbrews.eventbrite.com.

Reds, Whites & Brews Pint Partners

PINT PARTNERS: Thanks to Arthur J. Gallagher, Beene Garter LLP, BHS, IBS Financial Group, Midway RV, and Walker Ambucs for providing Another Best Day at this year’s Reds, Whites & Brews with their generous Sponsor Partnerships. Join us next Thursday, May 18 at the Downtown Market to support our Camper Scholarship Fund!

Get your tickets today:

http://2017redswhitesandbrews.eventbrite.com