Laura will be joining other singer-songwriters at the Box Factory in St. Joseph, MI
The 12th annual Downtown Christmas Festival for the Village of Berrien Springs. The Library will remain open until 9:00 p.m. Come see the Library's window for the window decorating contest. Laura Whidden will perform Christmas music in the Library's Community Room from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and again from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. There will be a craft for children in the Library's Children's Department. Light refreshments will also be available in the Community Room
Do you love Chocolate? Do you need a break? Come surround yourself with the sweetness of sisterhood, colorful leaves, and never-ending chocolate. Our 8th annual retreat is themed "Trash to Treasure," we will explore our true identities in the eyes of a loving, personal God. Women of all faiths, paths, and beliefs are welcome. Don't forget to register. For more information call:
Seriously: You are gonna LOVE the "Eleventh Harvest Cafe." Opened 8 weeks ago, the atmosphere and decor are flawless, the food is fresh and fairly priced, and the staff are visionaries who want to use the cafe to serve the community. Ask any of the workers about their beautiful mission.
Of course, I'll be sereading you with fabulous music...so grab someone you love, or bring your device/book/appetite and come down to 11th Harvest.
Come try this brand new cafe and savor fresh food and fabulous music.
We have created 11th Harvest with one thing in mind "Our Customers". We believe in our slogan "Home Grown Good" for a number of reasons. We serve fresh food to our customers. By using local resources we have taken American Classic Comfort Food and added a delightful twist to capture your taste buds.
Don’t miss 10 dynamic singers, all under one roof, for an incredible evening of vocal gymnastics. These amazing vocalists are accompanied by members of the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra led by their energetic maestro Philip Bauman. The audience vote determines the next Hoosier STAR winners.
Downtown South Bend will be going to the dogs for the September First Fridays, as we celebrate the "Dog Days of Summer." Bring your furry friend downtown for a fun night out!
Over 25 booths will line Michigan Street filled with animal rescue groups, animal nonprofits, and groups who provide goods and services for animals. There will be a doggy fashion show, an ugly dog contest, and 4-H will give an agility demonstration. Dine with your dog at one of our pet-friendly patios, or take a horse-drawn wagon ride with your pet!
In addition to pet-friendly activities, there will be plenty for humans to do as well, like attend the architectural walking tour, SBMA exhibitions, or First Fridays Latin Dance party.
Plus, as always, enjoy free shuttle service from Transpo - South Bend Public Transportation Corporation, live music, art exhibits, dining specials, and much more.
Check out all the details at https://downtownsouthbend.com/september-first-fridays-dog-days-summer-0
Explore downtown South Bend for one-of-a-kind shops, boutiques, art galleries, studios, museums, salons, clubs, cafes, restaurants and more. Each month DTSB will host movies, live music and other entertainment. The downtown South Bend businesses open their doors to host entertaining events such as:
- Live musical performances.
Special one night promotions/coupons/sales.
- Demonstrations/classes (yoga, cooking, art etc.)
- Activities and Experiences for kids, adults & families
- Artist receptions, celebrations & festivities
- Refreshments, food and wine tasting
**Most events are free or at a reduced admission rate.
September's theme: "Dog Days of Summer"..may be a fun night to bring your canine.
will fill the streets of Downtown for 18 weeks during the Red Table Plaza Lunchtime Concert Series. Monday through Thursday, June 1 through September 28, soloists, duets and small groups will perform free acoustical concerts (weather permitting) from 11:45 a.m. until 1:15 p.m. Downtown workers and visitors are invited to take a seat in Studebaker Plaza, at the southwest corner of Jefferson and Michigan Street. Grab lunch from a nearby restaurant or bring your own, then enjoy it while taking in the tunes! Click on 'lunch specials' in the menu above for a list restaurants offering "grab & go" specials.
Laura is thrilled to return to Fort Morgan, the town where little Lorelai was born and where the churches cared for her little family so lovingly. Do you know someone who needs an evening of music, encouragement, tender storytelling, and maybe even a hug? Bring them along, this concert is perfect for long time church people and safe for those of all faiths and beliefs.
Well of GRACE welcomes you to our Grateful Gals gathering where you will make a difference and belong! Well of GRACE would like to celebrate YOU: our donors, volunteers and friends. We have invited blogger and speaker, Kristen Hunsberger to share a scriptural, practical and encouraging message about women who make a difference. Laura Whidden will present a thoughtful and entertaining mini-concert. This event is free to attend. RSVP today to save your seat, by calling (269) 428-9355.
On April 8th, at the SouthBend Chocolate Cafe, Laura Whidden will perform from 1:00 - 4:00 pm. She will be part of the Easter Extravaganza in downtown Southbend. Come hear Laura sing Disney songs for the children.
Ladies Refresher with speakers Robyn Dykstra and Vicki Eggert (from Answers in Genesis) with worship leader Laura Whidden begins at 9:00 AM (doors at 8:00 AM) and will end at 3:00 PM. Lunch is included.
The Friday night concert is open to EVERYONE, but FREE tickets are required for crowd control.
Laura and Lattes= the perfect Sunday afternoon. This historic building is full of character, light, and music. The friendly staff will serve up wifi, smiles, tasty food, classic coffe, and a menu of adventurous custom blends as well. Bring a friend, a fav device, and your appetite. This little gem has a loyal following an fills up fast. Laura has all original music, and a hug waiting for you there.
Sunday, February 12, 2017
Reservations: Call 269-683-5444 or reserve online
$8 in advance
$10 at the door
NO childcare provided. Children (ages 2+) who attend need to have a ticket.
The funds raised this year will be used with an emphasis on updating classroom technology. Funds raised in past years have updated our school kitchen, bathrooms, playground, technology, and a sound system.
Come enjoy appetizers and music, and bid on your favorite items from businesses in the area. Popular items include memberships to local parks and museums, oil changes, and restaurant certificates, as well as some larger items.
I have the wonderful privilege to be apart of a church that truly cares and about and serves its community. Calvary Road Community Church has been the hands and feet of Christ in Niles, MI for the last 9 years. Most recently this has included Feeding America serving 140 families a month and the care and nurture of our local neighborhood. You are invited to come and celebrate with us as we share stories about 24 hours of service which will have happened on Aug 26th and 27th. I will be leading worship with my Husband and the other talented musicians of our humble little church. You are also welcome to join us in serving either Friday Aug 26th at 3:30pm for feeding america or Saturday Aug 27th at 10:00am at a local park event.