Earth Week is going to be a little different this year. We will miss seeing you at events and volunteer opportunities this week, but that won’t stop us from helping you bring the #OutsideInside all week long with some fun, family-friendly activities to help you celebrate our special corner of the earth.
Join us April 20-25 for a week-long virtual celebration in honor of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day (April 22).
4/20 Bring the #OutsideInside
Check out the link above and social media for recommendations on nature-inspired books, documentaries, apps, podcasts and more. Have ideas? Share them with [email protected]
4/21 Botanical Instagram Takeover with @WanderGather
Join local artist Maia Hausler on Instagram for a day filled with virtual hikes, plant identification, and botanical drawings.
4/22 Earth Day Photo Contest; Volunteer Pledge
Submit a photo of your favorite Leelanau memory with the hashtag #LeelanauTogether for a chance to win some Conservancy swag. And pledge to give back on the 50th anniversary of Earth Day.
4/23 Arbor Day!
Check out our social media for family-friendly ideas on how to learn about and appreciate trees from your laptop or in your own backyard.
4/24, 11 am Kid’s Virtual Storytime via Facebook Live
Take a break from homeschooling to join staffer Lindy Kellogg for a virtual storytime.
4/25, 7 pm Joe Wilson Concert via Facebook Live co-hosted by Tandem Ciders
Tune in on Facebook, raise a pint of Tandem Cider, and turn up the volume to celebrate Earth Week the Leelanau Conservancy way!