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  1. Photo Contest

    October 1, 2020 - June 14, 2021 @ Portage Parks

    Along with the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Portage Parks & Recreation is seeking submissions of photos from all seasons. Winning photos will be selected from four categories: Seasonal Changes; Outdoor Recreation; Flora, Fauna & Wildlife; and Youth (14 years and under). Photos must be taken in a City of Portage park by June 14, 2021. Limit three entries per category, per person. Photos will be judged by a panel of area photography professionals with prizes awarded for first, second and third place in each category. Entry costs are $10 for up to three entries per category, except Youth; $5 for up to three entries in the Youth category (i.e., maximum $30 for nine entries). Prizes: 1st - $75; 2nd -$35 and 3rd -$25 for each of the four categories. Visit the Parks & Recreation Events page at mypark.portagemi.gov for full category descriptions and complete contest rules.

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  2. City Hall Exhibitions - What's in a Name?

    March 8, 2021, 9:00 AM - April 30, 2021, 4:00 PM @ Portage City Hall

    Rotating exhibitions that focus on local arts and history are featured at Portage City Hall throughout the year. The exhibitions are free to the public and are open Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 4 PM. Ever wonder about the names on some of the streets and other areas in Portage? Discover the history behind names such as Austin, Kilgore, Milham, Dry Prairie and others that created a footprint on the City of Portage we know today. If you have photos or stories to share about people who shaped the early settlement of Portage from 1830 to the early 1900’s, please contact Portage Parks & Recreation to add their history to our archives.

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  3. Portage Culinary Academy - Handmade Pastas & Sauces, Chef Michael Murray

    April 7, 2021, 6:00 PM @ Stuart Manor

    The Portage Culinary Academy offers monthly cooking classes at Stuart Manor. Whether you are a beginning cook or at the intermediate level, the Portage Culinary Academy has something for you. These cooking classes have limited space and fill up quickly. To register, visit mypark.portagemi.gov and click the purple Recreation Activities & Facility Rentals button. The registration deadline is 2 weeks prior to each class. Join Chef Michael Murray from West Michigan Pasta & Provisions. Chef Murray will teach you how to make your own pastas and sauces from scratch.

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  4. Park Board Meeting

    April 7, 2021, 6:30 PM @ Schrier Park

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  5. Historic District Commission Virtual Meeting

    April 7, 2021, 8:15 PM - 9:15 PM @ Portage City Hall - Conference Room #2

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