Sustainers Circle 2017 Activities

Join us for special activities just for members of the Leelanau Conservancy Sustainers Circle!

Come see some of the places you have helped preserve and maintain and meet the staff working on your behalf to conserve Leelanau.

All hikes and get-togethers will last about an hour and a half. We welcome you to join us at up to three activities. Space is limited, so please RSVP. We will give you more information about where to meet and what to expect after you RSVP. Reserve your spot by clicking Sign-Up Here or calling our office at 231-256-9665.

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2017 Schedule

Swanson Preserve Hike
Saturday February 25, 2pm
Join Executive Director Tom Nelson on a wintry hike of the Swanson Preserve.

Spring-Ephemeral Belanger Creek Hike
Thursday May 4, 2pm
View beautiful spring blooms at the Belanger Creek Preserve with Land Steward Emily Douglas.carolyn-faught-fishing-pier-t-shape-photos-013web

Leland Village Green Get-Together
Friday May 19, 10am
Meet Conservancy staff and enjoy a short presentation by Land Steward Emily Douglas.

Cleveland Township Hall Get-Together
Thursday June 8, 10am
Meet Conservancy staff and enjoy a short presentation by Director of Land Programs Matt Heiman.

DeYoung Natural Area HikeMcFarlane_ClayCliffs
Thursday June 29, 2pm
Enjoy the beautiful wetlands and historic farmstead at the DeYoung Natural Area with Farm Programs Manager Sam Plotkin.

Palmer Woods Forest Reserve Hike
Thursday July 6, 2pm
Hike with Natural Areas and Preserves Manager Becky Hill and learn about all the goings-on at Palmer Woods.

Leland Village Green Get-Together
Thursday July 20, 10am
Meet Conservancy staff and enjoy a short presentation by Conservation Easement Program Manager Yarrow Brown.

Cleveland Township Hall Get-Together
Thursday August 10, 10am
Meet Conservancy staff and enjoy a short presentation by Farm Programs Manager Sam Plotkin.

Houdek Dunes Natural Area Hike
Thursday August 31, 2pm
Check out one of Leelanau’s unique dune succession habitats with Director of Land Programs Matt Heiman.

Leland Village Green Get-Together
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Meet Conservancy staff and enjoy a short presentation by Natural Areas and Preserves Manager Becky Hill .

Fall-Color Lighthouse West Hike
Thursday October 19, 2pm
Join Conservation Easement Program Manager Yarrow Brown on a beautiful fall hike at the tip of Leelanau in the Lighthouse West Natural Area.

 

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A note about guests: We’d like to reserve activities for members of the Sustainers Circle, but we understand you may have friends you think could become Sustainers. Please call us at (231) 256-9665 to put guests on a waiting list and we will let you know closer to the date of the hike or get-together if there is room.

Photos by Karl Hausler, Carolyn Faught, Andy McFarlane, Gary Cozette and Karen Mulvahill.