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Outdoor Adventure Center - Active Aging Adventures Brunch & Learn: Landscaping Your Backyard/Tips and Tricks from a Michigan Forester

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Outdoor Adventure Center - Active Aging Adventures Brunch & Learn: Landscaping Your Backyard/Tips and Tricks from a Michigan Forester

2024-10-03T13:00:00Z 2024-10-03T16:00:00Z Outdoor Adventure Center - Active Aging Adventures Brunch & Learn: Landscaping Your Backyard/Tips and Tricks from a Michigan Forester

During this monthly series for active aging adults, participants will have opportunities to meet our on-site educators, listen to guest presenters and take part in various natural resource-themed activities. All programs begin at 9 a.m. and include pastries, coffee and tea upon entry. At 9:30 a.m., presentations will begin, so sit back and enjoy your snack during an exciting and informative program, then wrap up with time to explore the OAC exhibits.

In October, join the OAC team and Michigan Department of Natural Resources Forest Resources Division staff member Lawrence to learn about oak wilt, tree maintenance such as planting and pruning, and landscaping tips and tricks.

Lawrence Sobson is a DNR urban and community forester. He graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in forestry and has experience working with conservation districts in the Upper Peninsula, as well as serving as a utility forester for DTE.

Cost is $8 per person; payment can be made for groups or individuals. Preregistration is required. 

Register for Active Aging Adventures: Brunch & Learn.

1801 Atwater Street, Detroit, Michigan, 48207
Event Date

Start: October 03, 2024 9:00 AM

End: October 03, 2024 12:00 PM

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Outdoor Adventure Center

During this monthly series for active aging adults, participants will have opportunities to meet our on-site educators, listen to guest presenters and take part in various natural resource-themed activities. All programs begin at 9 a.m. and include pastries, coffee and tea upon entry. At 9:30 a.m., presentations will begin, so sit back and enjoy your snack during an exciting and informative program, then wrap up with time to explore the OAC exhibits.

In October, join the OAC team and Michigan Department of Natural Resources Forest Resources Division staff member Lawrence to learn about oak wilt, tree maintenance such as planting and pruning, and landscaping tips and tricks.

Lawrence Sobson is a DNR urban and community forester. He graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in forestry and has experience working with conservation districts in the Upper Peninsula, as well as serving as a utility forester for DTE.

Cost is $8 per person; payment can be made for groups or individuals. Preregistration is required. 

Register for Active Aging Adventures: Brunch & Learn.