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April 2017
FREE

Junior Ranger Day: Sleeping Bear Dunes 101

April 29 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
DH Day Log Cabin in the DH Day Campground, United States + Google Map

D.H. Day Log Cabin in D.H. Day Campground Explore, Learn, Protect!  Kids of all ages are welcome to come and learn some Junior Ranger 101 on April 29th!  Families can take part in fun activities and learn the basics of being a Junior Ranger. Learn about lighthouses, NPS history, animals, and more! Complete all of the activities and earn your official Junior Ranger patch.   Park at Glen Haven and walk the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail to the log cabin…

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May 2017
Free

Talk About Art with Poet Fleda Brown

May 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Glen Arbor Art Association’s (GAAA) “Talk About Art” series continues with host Norm Wheeler in conversation with Traverse City poet Fleda Brown on Sunday, May 7, 2 p.m. at The Leelanau School in Glen Arbor. There is no charge. In a wide-ranging conversation about the craft of writing, Wheeler and Brown will talk about how life events — both small and large — have found their way into her writing. Recently, the artist used her craft to examine a…

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July 2017
Free

Patriotic Music with the Nortport Community Band

July 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Northport Community Band kicks off the Glen Arbor Art Association’s 2017 Manitou Music Festival season on Monday, July 3, 7 p.m. with a musical evening celebrating Independence Day. This concert of patriotic and march favorites takes place on the Old School House lawn located in Glen Arbor on M-22 directly across from the Glen Arbor Township Hall. Founded in 1959, the Northport Community Band has developed a repertoire of familiar overtures, marches, light classics and popular favorites. Bring a…

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Free

Dune Climb Concert: The Jimmys!

July 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sleeping Bear Dunes – Dune Climb, 6748 S Dune Hwy
Glen Arbor, MI 49636 United States
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The Glen Arbor Art Association (GAAA) brings Wisconsin-based blues powerhouse The Jimmys to the Sleeping Bear Dunes for the annual Manitou Music Festival Dune Climb Concert, Sunday, July 9, 7 p.m. Award winning keyboardist and vocalist Jimmy Voegeli leads The Jimmys. The group’s tight vocal harmonies and powerful horn lines summon the sound of Motown, as well as a blend of blues, soul, funk and R&B. There is no charge for the concert but a National Park pass is required…

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46th annual Glen Lake Women’s Club Art Fair

July 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Glen Arbor Township Hall,

Glen Arbor Art Fair 2017

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$15

Manitou Music Festival: Moxie Strings

July 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Studio Stage at Lake Street Studios, 6023 Lake St.
Glen Arbor, MI 49636 United States
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The Glen Arbor Art Association (GAAA) welcomes the Moxie Strings back to the Manitou Music Festival Studio Stage on Sunday, July 23, 8 p.m. Studio Stage is located behind Lake Street Studios, 6023 S. Lake St., Glen Arbor. Since forming in 2007, Moxie Strings — Michigan musicians Diana Ladio on fiddle, cellist Alison Lynn and percussionist Fritz McGirr — have crafted a toe-tapping, energetic blend of Celtic and Americana music. Hailed by The Grand Rapids Press as “top-notch, instrumental wizardry,”…

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