Category Archives: Kelsey’s Blog Posts

Jackie’s Bedtime Stories

On Thursday’s at 730PM, Jackie Green will read to your kiddos while we shelter at home. Check out the reading on the Gray & Green Facebook page HERE, and you can also make a suggestion below for a book you’d like to hear!MORE

Matthew McConaughey hosts virtual bingo game for senior living residents

Celebrities are doing their best to keep us entertained during the crisis. Matthew McConaughey did his part by becoming a bingo host. The residents at Enclave Senior Living Center in Round Rock, Texas had requested for McConaughey to call numbers for one of their bingo nights last year. He finally was able to host a…MORE

Domino’s is giving away 10 million slices of pizza amid coronavirus outbreak

Domino’s new initiative, Feed The Need, will see the pizza chain teaming up with franchisees to donate 10 million slices of pizza to hospitals and the medical community, students, health departments, grocery store workers, families and more. In a press release Domino’s said they’re letting all 6,000 stores decide where the pizza should go since…MORE

Biggest, brightest supermoon of 2020 arrives tonight

The worse thing about April’s pink moon is it really isn’t pink. However, on Tuesday it will be the biggest and brightest supermoon of the year. The moon’s orbit will bring it closest to Earth at 10:35 p.m. EST Tuesday, according to AccuWeather. It will appear to be larger than it will at any other…MORE

#SharetheLoaf – Arnie’s Giving Free Meals to the Community

The Mission of Arnie’s and Beer City Bread Company is to “Share the Loaf” with their Grand Rapids Neighbors. #SharetheLoaf is a two-fold movement: Firstly, the team at Arnie’s and Beer City Bread Company wanted to serve high quality food for a reasonable price. They created a drive thru at the Leonard Street location of…MORE

J.K. Rowling launches Harry Potter at Home

J.K. Rowling launched an online hub to keep children educated and entertained during the coronavirus pandemic. She said “Harry Potter at Home” Brings together a number of resources related to the international franchise, including free access to the audiobook version of the first installment in the series. Check out her tweet below for more information!…MORE

Stream HBO for free with #StayHomeBoxOffice

HBO programming will be available to stream from home without a subscription with HBO Now and HBO Go, beginning April 3. The list of free programming includes every episode of nine HBO series including The Sopranos, Veep, Succession, Six Feet Under, The Wire, Ballers, Barry, Silicon Valley, and True Blood. You can also stream 20…MORE

NASA Launches “NASA at Home” For Adults and Kids

For anyone who is a space lover or bored at home, this is perfect for you! NASA wanted to launch a program that could keep families learning and entertained amid the Coronavirus. The space agency is doing it in the best way by bringing NASA right to your home. NASA just launched a brand new…MORE

Paws, Claws & Corks is going virtual!

The Humane Society of West Michigan was planning to host their annual fundraiser Paws, Claws & Corks at DeVos Place on March 18. Unfortunately, their plans had to be changed. While they said they would love to celebrate with you in person, they have made this difficult decision in order to keep the guests and…MORE

A Math Teacher Helps Student With Homework From Her Front Porch

These are the stories we all need to hear right now! The Coronavirus has brought alot of pain and hurt to peoples lives, it has affected everyone in different ways.  Yet it’s heartwarming moments like this that show how powerful small acts of kindness can be. Due to the Coronavirus, many schools have turned to…MORE