The Benzie Conservation District and Plant It Wild are co-hosting a water tour this Friday, June 30th from 4:30-6:30pm with an afternoon tour of Lower Herring Lake and the native plants at Watervale Resort.
Join John Ransom, Conservation Specialist, and Carolyn Thayer, Designs in Bloom, for a tour of the shoreline of Lower Herring Lake and the native gardens at Watervale. A haven for paddlers, Lower Herring Lake is one of Benzie County's gems.
You will need a canoe or kayak, paddles, life jackets, binoculars (optional), and appropriate clothing for weather conditions. No shuttling will be necessary as the tour will begin and end at the same place.
Location: launch at end of BooHoo View Rd; from M-22, turn on Watervale Rd, and then right onto BooHoo View Road. To sign-up: Contact John Ransom at firstname.lastname@example.org or 231-882-4391 x 13.
Sign up your kiddos (8 to 12 year olds) for Nuts 4 Nature environmental day camp...!
WHEN: Mon--Fri, June 19 through 23; 1 to 4pm
WHERE: This year the camp is being held at Oliver Art Center, Frankfort MI
COST is $15/day; or $70/week
To register contact Aimé Merizon, 231-882-4391; email@example.com
Nuts 4 Nature is a summer environmental day camp for children ages eight through twelve. Benzie area youth will have the opportunity to make discoveries in the soil, find out what's in the water, hike the beach, learn about our trees, and make environmental art. Each day will have a unique theme and a special guest presenter. Youth are invited to come for one or for all five days. READ MORE....
Betsie River Clean Sweep
Saturday, June 10th
8:30 am: Meet at Benzonia Congregational Church for complimentary pancake breakfast!
To register for clean sweep event(s), please contact John Ransom,
firstname.lastname@example.org; 231-882-4391. Read more...