With our air, water, land, and climate threatened as never before, now is the time for those who desire a better future to work together.
This is our listing of educational, social, and political events related to the environment that are taking place in the Grand Traverse region. To have your event listed, please send an email to email@example.com that includes:
day date start and end time name of event location (with address) event sponsor fee/donation short comment
Community forum on “The Future of Paddling Sports on the Boardman River”
Sponsored by the Brook Trout Coalition, Interlochen Public Radio and Traverse City Tourism
Location: McGuire Room at the Traverse Area District Library.
Panel members will include Steve Largent, Boardman River Program Director for the Grand Traverse Conservation District; Troy Daily, the owner of Paddle for Pints and Kayak, Bike and Brew; Lt. Joe Molnar, DNR commander of conservation officers in Traverse City; and Patrick Ertel of the DNR’s Natural Rivers Program.
The program will be moderated by Peter Payette, the executive director of Interlochen Public Radio.
The public is invited. Admission is free. We hope to see you there.
The Human Element film screeningSaturday Feb 8, 6.30pm-8.30pm, Old Town Playhouse, Traverse City(148 E 8th St, TC, MI49684).Hosts: Citizens' Climate EducationDoors open at 6pm.Suggested donation of $5 towardsthe Westwoods Elementary School Solar Project.We humans are a force of nature! In an arresting new documentary from the producers of THE COVE and CHASING ICE, environmental photographer James Balog captures the lives of everyday Americans on the front lines of climate change. With rare compassion and heart, THE HUMAN ELEMENT inspires us to reevaluate our relationship with the natural world.
Following the film will be a short presentation by Citizens' Climate Education, a non-profit, people-driven organization — ordinary folks making an extraordinary difference towards solving climate change.
Thursday, March 12, 2020
530 S State St
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Groundwork 25th Birthday Party
FREE POTLUCK. Please bring dish to pass.
Historic Barns, Grand Traverse Commons
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Our 32nd Annual Environmentalist of the Year Awards & Celebration on April 24 is the premier environmental celebration in northern Michigan.
This year's guest speaker will be Brian Newland, the Tribal Chairman of the Bay Mills Chippewa and Ottawa Tribes.
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There will be music, food and a celebration of our past leaders and accomplishments
Free event, open to the public
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