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1869-2019

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Thank you to all the sponsors: Auto Image: Amy Hamilton, Jaqua Realtors; Anna R. Pipp Foundation; Barbed Wire CafĂ©;
Bennett Family Agency; Cathy Green Pottery; Clearwater Financial; Comfort Inn; Commonwealth Financial ;  Hart's Jewelry; Michigan Pallet; Plainwell First United Methodist Church; Plainwell Kayak Company;  Sandy Stamm, Local Historian; Stout's Gear; WAKV, am 980;

October 19 
Pumpkins in the Park
11 -3 p.m. Hicks Park
Arts and Eats Tour - Plainwell Locations are City Hall, Design Street, Bridge St. Gallery, Barbed Wire Cafe

October 26
Island City Bike Tour 11 am - 3 pm

Self guided tour around town; pick up a bike tour map and take some great selfies at unique spots to post to our facebook page.
The tour will take you along the river, through several parks, with suggested stops at some well known locations, exciting contest to participate in.

Cemetery Walk - Hillside Cementary 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
 The Cobbywobbles Theatre Group will host a night of history from the Grave Site. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children under 10. You will meet 10 historic figures from Plainwell's past, as they tell you about their life and how they came to Plainwell.
Tickets available at City Hall or Bridge St. Gallery, 111 N. Main St.

Ghost Tour - The Calico Rabbit, 130 N. Main St. 5:45 p.m. 
A night of hunting for ghosts at the Calico Rabbit, sponsored by MiPRO Paranormal investigations. Learn about the equipment that is used when ghost hunting and walk through the building with the investigations team. Tickets $10 you must 16 years or older to attend this event.
 
December 14 
Historic Home Holiday Tour, 4 - 7 p.m
cost $10 per tickets (tickets available starting Nov. 23)