Join us between April 18 and 24 as the Leelanau Conservancy honors Earth Day with a week of giving back and celebrating what we love most about Leelanau. We are excited to offer many ways you can join us, including hikes, volunteer opportunities, kids’ activities, donating to enter a giveaway, and a live concert at Tandem Ciders. Give back, have fun, and find your Leelanau adventure!
4/18: Earth Week Giveaway Launch
Time to join in and give back! Everyone who makes a gift of any amount or signs up to receive our e-newsletter* during Earth Week (April 18th through 24th) will be entered into a giveaway for a local Leelanau bundle filled with goods from Northwoods Hardware, M22, and Cherry Republic.
Local Leelanau Giveaway Bundle includes items from Northwoods Hardware, M22, Cherry Republic and the Leelanau Conservancy.
4/19, 10am: Clay Cliffs Trail Maintenance Workbee
Volunteer to spread wood chips at one of our most popular trails in preparation for the 2022 season. Sign up here.
4/20, 10am: The Lorax reading with Tom Nelson
Join us at the Old Art Building as Executive Director Tom Nelson reads the classic Dr. Suess’ The Lorax. Bring a blanket or chair or even your own copy and follow along. Sign up here.
4/20, All day: Chicken Jalapeno Soup at Art’s Tavern, Glen Arbor
April is the perfect time for soup! All proceeds from the sale of Art’s coveted soup on this day will support the Leelanau Conservancy. (artsglenarbor.com)
4/21, 4pm: Hike it Baby! At Swanson Preserve
Bring your future conservationists on this kid-paced walk with Land Steward, Emily Douglas. Sign up here.
4/22, All day: Earth Day Instagram Takeover by M22
Follow along on social media as M22 takes over our page and shares their favorite things about Leelanau.
4/23, 8am: Docent-guided Spring Birding Hike at DeYoung Natural Area
Join seasoned Docents on this early season birding hike, exploring DeYoung Natural Area, and learning why Leelanau plays an important role in the spring migration. Sign up here.
4/24, 3pm: Earth Week Celebration Concert with Jack Pine at Tandem Ciders
Celebrate Earth Week with friends, live music from Jack Pine, and local cider at Tandem Ciders. All ages welcome, no cover, no RSVP required.