WELCOME TO THE DUTCH HERITAGE COORDINATING COUNCIL
News, events, general information, and links to partnering institutions and other resources for Dutch culture in West Michigan.
June 15-17, 2017: Assocation for the Advancement of Dutch American Studies Conference. Fulton, Illinois. The theme of this biennial conference is "Dutch (North) Americans, Agriculture and Rural Life, Past and Present." For more information check the website at: www.dutch-americans.org
September 9, 2017: Annual Dutch Fest-Landdag. Saturday, September 9, 2017, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Hudsonville Fairgrounds, 5235 Park Street, Hudsonville, MI. The Grand Rapids Accordion Ensemble will perform from 12:30-1:30 p.m. The Michigan Interscholastic High School Association will be holding their equestrian meets at the outdoor horse arena and can be watched all day.
Graafschap Heritage Center tours happen on the last Tuesday of the month from 7pm-9pm and last Sunday of the month from 11am-12 noon, and by appointment. Contact Calvin Hoogstra at (616)-396-5008 or Bill Sytsma (616)-392-6287 for more information.
DHCC MISSION STATEMENT
The Mission of the Dutch Heritage Coordinating Council is to provide a forum to further the preservation and promotion of Dutch heritage in the Greater Holland/Zeeland Area.
* Support thoughtful, authentic, creative programs, activities, communications, and displays relative to Dutch Heritage in ways that enhance the cultural, social, educational and spiritual life of the community.
May 6-14, 2017
May 6-14, 2017: Tulip Time.
For more information visit the official Tulip Time website: http://www.tuliptime.com/events/