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Annual Community Events

Earth Hour, one evening in late March each year, 8:30-9:30 p.m. Also see

Earth Day Festival, Sunday, Late April, 12-4,  Leslie Science & Nature Center. Public invited! Free.

A2 Downtown Blooms Day, Saturday, mid-May, 9 a.m. - Noon. Volunteers help plant flowers downtown. Free t-shirt & pizza lunch. To volunteer, please contact GIVE 365, 734.794.6230 extension 42510, or e-mail More information at

Adopt-A-Park Kick-Off, Saturday, mid-May. See web link for more information. Specific and year-round volunteer opportunities.  To volunteer, please contact 734.996.3266,

Mayor's Green Fair on Main Street, mid-June, 6-9 p.m. Interested exhibito​rs and volunteers, please contact the Mayor's Office at 734.794.6161. Free to attend.

Huron River Day, mid-July each year 8 a.m.- 4 Gallup Park, 3000 Fuller Rd. Many free exhibits & activities. Reduced rates on boat rentals. 734.662.9319.

ALSO notable...

Safe Passages Great Lakes Days Spring: March 15 - May 31; Fall: Aug. 15 - Oct. 31. Help protect the safety of migrating birds each season. Remember to turn off lights on tall buildings between the hours of 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. (or sunrise) from the fifth floor and above during peak bird migration times.


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