[Date Prev][Date Next][Date Index]

Re: E-M:/ Flint Area Earth Week Events



-------------------------------------------------------------------------
Enviro-Mich message from Lynn Livingston <redwingnut@sprintmail.com>
-------------------------------------------------------------------------

Please check out the Nepessing Group web site at http://www.gfn.org/sierrang.  Our
newsletter is also on the web site in Adobe .pdf format.
Lynn Livingston
editor

AuntScarey@aol.com wrote:

> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Enviro-Mich message from AuntScarey@aol.com
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> Plant a free tree on Earth Day
>         The Nepessing Group of the Sierra Club will distribute 1,000 white
> pine seedlings free to the public at two locations on Earth Day, Thursday,
> April 22.  Look for our table at Flint Farmerís Market early in the morning.
> The market is at 420 East Boulevard Drive, off Robert T. Longway Blvd. just
> west of I-475.  After 3 p.m. join us at Borderís Books on Miller Road in
> Flint Township.
>
> Clean up the Flint River Hiking Trail
>         Join the Sierra Club Nepessing Group on Saturday, April 24 at 10 a.m.
> to hike and clean up the Flint River Trail.  Meet at  Flint Farmerís Market
> at 420 East Boulevard Drive, off Robert T. Longway Blvd. just west of I-475.
> Bring leaf rakes, stiff-bristle brooms, dustpans, work gloves and water.
> Plan on a restaurant stop afterwards.  On Sunday, April 25 at 1:30 p.m.,
> weíll ride our bikes on the freshly cleaned trail, and go to a restaurant
> afterwards.
>
>         The Nepessing Group of the Sierra Club represents about 600 members
> in Genesee, Lapeer and Northern Oakland Counties.  It is one of 11 active
> groups comprising the Sierra Club Mackinac Chapter with about 16,000 members
> throughout Michigan.  The Sierra Club is the oldest and largest volunteer
> grassroots environmental organization in the U.S., with about 580,000
> members.        Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30
> p.m. at
> Mott Community College, Prahl Centerís Genesee Room, 1401 E. Court
> Street in Flint.  Attendance is free of charge, non-members are welcome,
> and parking is free in the MCC library lot.
>         The Mission Statement of the Sierra Club, founded in 1892 by John
> Muir:
>         ďTo explore, enjoy and protect the wild places of the earth; to
> practice and
> promote the responsible use of the earthís ecosystems and resources; to
> educate
> and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and
> human
> environment; and to use all lawful means to carry out these objectives.Ē
> -end-
>
> ==============================================================
> ENVIRO-MICH:  Internet List and Forum for Michigan Environmental
> and Conservation Issues and Michigan-based Citizen Action.   Archives at
> http://www.great-lakes.net/lists/enviro-mich/
>
> Postings to:  enviro-mich@great-lakes.net      For info, send email to
> majordomo@great-lakes.net  with a one-line message body of  "info enviro-mich"
> ==============================================================




==============================================================
ENVIRO-MICH:  Internet List and Forum for Michigan Environmental
and Conservation Issues and Michigan-based Citizen Action.   Archives at
http://www.great-lakes.net/lists/enviro-mich/

Postings to:  enviro-mich@great-lakes.net      For info, send email to
majordomo@great-lakes.net  with a one-line message body of  "info enviro-mich"
==============================================================