This weekend brings another great excuse to bring your dog along for a walk. How about a ride up the Tunnel of Trees? There’s foraging fun with the little Traverse Conservancy, and an elegant night to benefit the Great Lakes Childrens museum. Then, everybody can agree on a good garage sale-and we’ve got one of the biggest in the area happening Saturday and Sunday!
The Petoskey Lions Club “Furry Scurry” 5k Dog walk
Saturday, May 30th, Bay Front Park, 9:30am start
Join Ruff Life Pet Outfitters and other dog owners to help make a Petoskey Dog Park a reality! Registration is $20 for one dog, and 5$ for each additional dog. More info online at facebook.com/lionsfurryscurry, or call 231-303-3017.
Harbor Springs Cycling Classic #1
Saturday, May 30th, 8-3
Choose from one of 3 different distance routes and cycle the scenic “Tunnel of Trees,” along the Lake Michigan shoreline. Route map, refreshment stops, sag, hills, and lunch are all included. $30 advance registration fee, $35 on the day of the event.
Black Tie Benefit for the Great Lakes Children’s Museum
Saturday, May 30th, Park Place Hotel
It’s a night of dining, dancing, and donating with cocktails, dinner, and entertainment from the dueling pianos act, 176 keys. Tickets are $100 each. More info at greatlakeskids.org
Wild Edibles 101
Saturday, May 30th, 10-Noon
Get your taste of the spring edibles before they’re gone or become bitter! Join LTC staff member Derek Shiels on a Little Traverse Conservancy nature preserve to identify, learn about, and taste a sampling of wild edible plants. The location will be within a half-hour’s drive of the LTC office. Call 231-347-0991 for more info.
Castle Farms Community Yard Sale
Saturday and Sunday May 30&31st
Buy and sell at Castle Farms this weekend! Registrations is free if you’re a seller, admission is free if you’re a shopper! Furniture, clothing, crafts, kitchenware, theres sure to be a little bit of everything, without all the driving around! Sellers can register and get more info at http://shop.castlefarms.com/castle-farms-registration-forms/community-yard-sale-registration.html