Franklin Groundbreaking Ceremony: August 15

Celebrate with Clark at Franklin!  We will be hosting a special groundbreaking ceremony at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at our Franklin Campus: 1551 Franklin Street in Grand Rapids, MI 49506.

Residents, future residents, Clark family, friends and neighbors will be celebrating the official beginning of construction of our brand new independent living apartments, opening fall 2019.  You will have an opportunity to meet our board of trustees, the Clark Leadership team, and prominent community leaders who will be joining us for the celebration, including Fred Keller, Cascade Engineering Founder and Chair.  Learn more about Clark's history and future plans, the Clark Foundation, and why so many people choose Clark Retirement Community.  Socialize with current residents and meet people who may just become your neighbors.  Enjoy light refreshments at a reception following the groundbreaking ceremony.  For questions, please call us at (616) 278-6520.


Block Party: August 16

Celebrate the Summer with Clark! Our 2nd Annual Block Party will be held from 4:00-7:00 PM on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at our Franklin Campus: 1551 Franklin Street in Grand Rapids, MI 49506.

Join your friends and neighbors for an evening of summer cheer and a celebration of community spirit!  Come mingle with both familiar and new faces, and enjoy fun activities for the entire family.

  • Delicious picnic food
  • Fun games with prizes for the big winners
  • Live music
  • Ice cream and more

This is a FREE community event, and all members of the family are welcome. No RSVP is needed - we hope you'll stop by and join the party. For questions, call us at (616) 278-6520.