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Meet Up & Eat Up Program

  School’s Out For Summer! That means no more homework, no more tests, and unfortunately no more lunch for the many students who rely on school meals as their main source of food. With over 32,000 kids living in poverty in Kent County alone, less than 10% of the students […]

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Baxter Walks to End Hunger

This year marked the 40th anniversary of the annual Access Hunger Walk, hosted by Access of West Michigan. The purpose of the walk is to bring together the community and collaborate with food system organizations to raise funds for those struggling with food insecurity. This year’s walk brought together over […]

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Spring/Summer Gardening

Spring Gardening Classes April 5 – 6pm | Garden Basics 1 April 12 – 6pm | Garden Basics 2 April 19 – 6pm | Soil Health/Composting April 26 – 6pm | Seed Saving Volunteer Opportuntities: April 28 – Raised Bed Build May 5 – Soil Delivery Questions? Email Anna Johnson – ajohnson@baxtercommunitycenter.org Click […]

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Computer & Tech Class

Join us for another edition of Baxter’s Computer Class. It’s a great time to learn about using today’s technology and make some new friends in the process! Mondays, 10-11 am at Baxter Community Center. 10-week course starting March 13, 2017 Class is FREE, but space is LIMITED. Our weekly one-hour […]

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DeUnique Dorris

My name is DeUnique Dorris, I attend City High/Middle school as a sophomore. This summer I had the great privilege of working with Anna Johnson as her intern within the garden and greenhouse. Usually, I spend my summers asleep for most of the time and working at Baxter Community Center gave […]

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