Looking for something to do especially if you have kids in the house get outside and enjoy mother nature. Take a day trip to The Sutherland Nature Sanctuary, a 75-acre wooded natural area near Hadley,  open to the public for hiking, bird, animal and plant identification, and the general enjoyment of nature. There's trails, ponds, a pavilion with picnic tables, and benches along the way.

Visitors are welcome from dawn to dusk.

The Sutherland Nature Sanctuary, 3960 Diehl Road, is owned by the Lapeer Land Conservancy. For more information, visit the conservancy’s web site at glblc.lapeer.org