University of Michigan Alumni Association


Upcoming Events!

 HAIL! Come paint U of M's iconic football helmet!

Monday, Oct 24 6-9pm
Blue Water Grill

Join fellow alumni and Michigan fans to complete your own UofM football "Winged Helmet" painting. All painting supplies are included in the cost of the registration as well as appetizers. This event will be held at the beautiful Blue Water Grill. Space will be limited, so sign up early to reserve your spot. Also, plan to come a little early to mingle with fellow painters, order a drink, and get channel your inner artist!  Register Here.

General Admission: $45
AAUM Member-Discounted Admission: $40

If you have any questions, please contact Elise Boncher at


UM vs MSU Outdoor Tailgate & Game Watch Party
Saturday, October 29 at 11 AM - 5 PM
Izaak Walton League Lodge 5641 Myers Lake Belmont, MI

UM vs MSU Watch Party at Izaak Walton League of America!
On Saturday, October 29, the U of M Club of Grand Rapids will host an Outdoor Tailgate & Game Watch Party for the UM vs. MSU game. The game will be shown in HD indoors on the beautiful grounds of the Izaak Walton League on a huge screen with additional TVs outdoors.

All area alumni, as well as friends and family, are invited to attend and enjoy the festivities FREE OF CHARGE. The event will offer something for everyone, including:
- Tailgate appropriate food prepared and provided by your local alumni club(note: soft drinks will be provided... beer/alcohol is welcome but is BYOB)
- Pumpkin decorating station, with pumpkins and decorating materials provided
- Fresh cider and donuts
- Beanbag toss and Ladder Golf
- Plenty of outdoor space to toss a football
- A big-screen projection TV & speaker set-up, tuned to all of the football action

The event will be held on the 39 beautiful acres of the local Izaak Walton League Lodge, located at 5641 Myers Lake Rd, about 1/2 mile north of Cannonsburg Ski Area. The event is 'rain or shine' as the lodge features a spacious indoor facility in the event of nasty weather.

Please note: the game time has not been announced yet. Check back for updated event times. Activities will start one hour before kickoff. See you there and Go Blue!




UM Alumni Association Grand Rapids

Welcome to Grand Rapids!
On behalf of the Alumni Association of the University of Michigan, we’d like to invite you to join the U of M Club of Grand Rapids, your connection back to all things Michigan!

The U of M Club of Grand Rapids is part of a network of regional clubs within the United States that are affiliated with the Alumni Association of the University of Michigan. Alumni who are paid members of the Alumni Association are automatically a member of the U of M Club of Grand Rapids, with no additional dues.

The dues paid by Alumni Association members help provide the U of M Club of Grand Rapids with the financial resources, communication tools and support that local club volunteer alumni need to host club events.


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