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2022 Gilmore International Piano Festival

2022 Gilmore International Piano Festival — A festival celebrating diversity of the piano repertoire and featuring world-class musicians, April 8–May 15, various area locations, 342-1166; see for full schedule.

Young Artists of Kalamazoo County & High School Area Show

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts 314 S. Park St., Kalamazoo

Young Artists of Kalamazoo County & High School Area Show — Works by youth from Kalamazoo County schools and works by high school students from Southwest Michigan, April 9–May 22.


Kalamazoo Book Arts Center 326 W. Kalamazoo Ave., Ste 103A, Kalamazoo

Memoir — Exhibition of two book-art projects by Mary Proenza: Truth Comes Slowly and her memoir in progress, through May 27, Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, 326 W. Kalamazoo Ave., Suite 103A, 373-4938,

Westminster Art Festival: A Certain Slant of Light

Westminster Presbyterian Church 1515 Helen Ave., Portage

Westminster Art Festival: A Certain Slant of Light — Annual exhibition combining visual arts and poetry, April 30–June 15, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1515 Helen Ave., Portage,

Kalamazoo Bicycle Club Camp

Portage Senior Center 320 Library Ln., Portage

Kalamazoo Bicycle Club Camp — A training program for beginners and those desiring to get back into the sport, for ages 12 and up, May 5–21, Portage Senior Center, 320 Library Lane; register at

2022 TrailBlazer

2022 TrailBlazer — A spring bike ride on the Kal-Haven Trail, 7:30 a.m.–4 p.m. May 7, with starting points at the trailheads on North 10th Street, in Bloomingdale and in South Haven, 760-4711; register at

David J. Beeke Memorial Ford & Mustang Show

Gilmore Car Museum 6865 Hickory Road, Hickory Corners

David J. Beeke Memorial Ford & Mustang Show — With a portion of the proceeds to benefit the West Michigan Cancer Center, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. May 7; tickets available online. This car show will will feature Ford Mustangs, with special emphasis on 80s/90s Fox Body Mustangs and other Ford vehicles.

Wolf Lake Art Market

Wolf Lake Hatchery Visitor Center 34270 County Rd. 652, Mattawan

Wolf Lake Art Market — Nature-inspired art for show and sale by local invited artists, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. May 4, Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery and Visitor Center, 34270 County Road 652, Mattawan,, 668-2876.

Page Turners Book Club

Kalamazoo Public Library: Central 315 S. Rose St., Kalamazoo

Page Turners Book Club — Discussion of Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America, by Marcia Chatelain, 6:30–7:30 p.m. May 7,; registration required.


Kalamazoo Astronomical Society Public Observing Sessions

Kalamazoo Nature Center 7000 N. Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Astronomical Society Public Observing Sessions — “The Moon & Star Clusters of Spring,” 9 p.m.–1 a.m. May 7; “Total Lunar Eclipse Watch,” 8 p.m.–3 a.m. May 15; “Galaxies of the Great Bear,” 9 p.m.–1 a.m. May 21, Kalamazoo Nature Center, 7000 N. Westnedge Ave.; register at; sessions will be canceled if the sky is mostly cloudy or overcast; check the website for updates.

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