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Michigan’s Passenger Pigeon Gone Forever
On Saturday (10/3) at 10 AM the Lapeer District Library will present ‘Michigan’s Passenger Pigeon: Gone Forever’ at the Marguerite de Angeli Library in Lapeer. A lecture and visual presentation following the timeline of events in Michigan leading to the bird's extinction will …
The Enchanted Woodland, Jonathan Woods This Weekend
An escort along a lit trail to meet creatures of the nighttime forest awaits you at Seven Ponds Nature Center in Dryden tomorrow evening (10/3) from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. How about a walk in the forest of Jonathan Woods on Sunday (10/4) at 2 PM? The Enchanted Woodland is a non-scary, fun exp…
Late Prairie Visit, Kinglets, Warblers & Thrushes
Take one more walk through the prairie this Sunday (9/27) at 2 PM before winter’s harsh weather blankets Seven Ponds Nature Center. How about a Fall Bird Walk? The center’s second walk will take you to the Lapeer State Game Area next Wednesday (9/30) at 7:30 AM.
Heritage Harvest Days
Get out to Seven Ponds this weekend (9/19, 9/20) for Heritage Harvest Days where you’ll find anything from a blacksmith exhibit, a sheep shearing demonstration and a bread and jam table to a Children’s Tent with old-fashioned crafts and games, horse drawn prairie wagon rides and tractors…
Help LCCMH Honor Vietnam Veterans
You’re invited to ‘Expressive Emotions,’ an art show sponsored by Lapeer County Community Mental Health, this Friday (9/11) from 5 PM – 7 PM at Gallery 194. The reception will include a presentation of a mural by local artists who use CMH services to local Vietnam War veteran…
Metamora Country Days & Hot Air Balloon Festival
The evening sky will be filled with colorful hot air balloons today (8/28) and tomorrow (8/29) but you’ll also get a chance to enjoy anything from a horse and trolley ride, a candy drop and an inflatable obstacle course to a helicopter ride, an ice cream sundae and fireworks. As many as twenty…
What Size Are The Pleats in Your Kilt?
Tune in to my show tomorrow morning to hear my interview with Queen Elizabeth who’ll be judging the Men in Kilts Competition at the Michigan Renaissance Festival’s Highland Fling this weekend. Show off your tartan, watch a sheaf toss, hammer throw, stone put and a caber toss.
Lapeer Days Festival 2015
Lapeer County's premiere Free festival is going on this weekend. Lapeer Days is enjoyed by family, friends and neighbors. Over 150,000 festival goers each year.
Community Colors 5k This Weekend
Lapeer County United Way Community Colors 5k is a fun filled vibrantly colored race through the beautiful trails of Lapeer’s Rowden Park. It’s not a timed race but a fun run. Walkers, runners, rollers and strollers are all welcome. United Way of Lapeer promotes a healthy lifestyle by urg…
Canoe Strokes, Fossils & Chilling Stories of Yesteryear
Want to perfect your J-stroke, search for fossils or explore a prairie while hearing chilling stories of yesteryear? You can do it all at Seven Ponds Nature Center. Hone your canoeing skills at an Adult Canoe Clinic this Saturday (8/15) from 10 AM – 4 PM. Adults only. Space is limited.

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