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Sharing the Woods and a Sense of Wonder Thanks to Royal Oak Nature Society

April 13th 2019

Sharing the Woods and a Sense of Wonder Thanks to Royal Oak Nature Society (Don Drife, President Royal Oak Nature Society, April 13, 2019) Royal Oak, MI – It’s a sunny spring day and I’m sitting on a bench listening to trilling Redwing Blackbirds, feeling the sun on my face, and watching a pair of […]

Walking for her Mother Josephine, Woman Shares Passion Behind Annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s

April 3rd 2019

Walking for her Mother Josephine, Woman Shares Passion Behind Annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s (Cathy Grube, April 3, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 at the Detroit Zoo is the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s. I’d like you to join us, and here is why… I became involved when my mother, Josephine Kallioinen, […]

Pleasant Ridge & Ferndale Evaluating Walking and Biking on Woodward, Survey Available

March 30th 2019

Pleasant Ridge & Ferndale Evaluating Walking and Biking on Woodward, Survey Available (City of Ferndale, City of Pleasant Ridge, March 30, 2019) How is the experience of walking and biking along Woodward Ave.? That’s precisely what the Cities of Ferndale and Pleasant Ridge aim to find out with a new grant-funded safety audit. The cities […]

Farmington Hills Hosting Sweetheart Candle-Lit Stroll in Heritage Park Feb. 14

February 3rd 2019

Farmington Hills Hosting Sweetheart Candle-Lit Stroll in Heritage Park Feb. 14 (City of Farmington Hills, event listing) Farmington Hills, MI- Celebrate Valentine’s Day in a unique way with an evening hike at Heritage Park.  Ice candles will light your path while a naturalist shares the courtship behaviors of the park’s nocturnal animals and discusses how […]

Explore: Green Acres Park in Hazel Park

October 24th 2018

  Explore: Green Acres Park in Hazel Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 24, 2018) Hazel Park, MI – In Hazel Park there is an area that holds multiple opportunities to get fit, to enjoy nature, and to take in some interesting views.  It’s called Green Acres, and if you want to enjoy a nice hour […]

Explore: Heritage Park in Farmington Hills

October 13th 2018

  Explore: Heritage Park in Farmington Hills (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 13, 2018) Farmington Hills, MI –  There are times when Heritage Park in Farmington Hills is full of people – kids enjoying day camp and exploring the nature trail, people playing volleyball and hockey, families playing on a splash pad and roaming through the […]

History and Hiking Guided Walk Through Bloomer Park Oct. 11

September 27th 2018

History and Hiking Guided Walk Through Bloomer Park Oct. 11 Rochester Hills, MI- Hills Hikers – History and Hiking – October 11th @ 6:00 pm – Bloomer Park This Hike will include a look at the History of Bloomer Park and its resources w/ Pat McKay from the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm. […]

Explore: Rose Oaks County Park

August 24th 2018

Explore: Rose Oaks County Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 24, 2018) Rose Township, MI- Rose Oaks County Park is an amazing place to explore and get some steps in.  People and horses can enjoy over 5 miles of trails in this 640 acre wonderland of nature. There are woods, wetlands, lakes and meadows. The trails […]

Hometown Hustle 5k to Benefit Rochester Schools Foundation May 12

April 25th 2018

Hometown Hustle 5k to Benefit Rochester Schools Foundation May 12 Rochester Hills, MI – The Rochester Community Schools Foundation Hometown Hustle, a 5K fun run/walk presented by Chief Financial Credit Union, will be held on Saturday, May 12, from 8:30–11:00 a.m. The race will start and end at Chief Financial, 200 Diversion St., Rochester Hills. […]

Huntington Woods Run/Walk Boom June 23

March 21st 2018

Huntington Woods Run/Walk Boom June 23 Huntington Woods, MI – Save the Date:  June 23rd Run/Walk Boom Event The 5th annual Run/Walk Boom!!! 1 mile and 5K event to raise funds for the 4th of July fireworks will be Saturday, June 23rd.  Register online at www.RunWalkBoom.com or in-person at the Gillham Recreation Center.  Businesses can […]