Local Services

Local Government and Resources

Glen Lake Fire Department

Glen Arbor Township

Empire Township

Glen Lake Community Library

Leelanau Goverment & Community Center

Recycling Info

Visitor Information

Glen Arbor Garden Area
Modern, clean restroom facilities and brochure kiosk located between Art’s Tavern and The Cottage Book Shop on Lake St. in Glen Arbor.

M22 Glen Arbor
Visit the M22 Store, located at 6249 W. River Road (M22).

Area brochures and friendly help offered by the M22 staff.

Otherwise, you may call 231-333-3238 to speak to a Chamber representative.  Also contact us via email with your questions.


GAAC | Glen Arbor Arts Center  |  The GAAC offers year-round enriching art and entertainment with something for all ages.

Empire Area Community Center | The EACC enhances the quality of life of those living in the greater Empire area thru the promotion of community activities and involvement.

Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes | Protecting resources and heightening visitor experiences in partnership with Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Leelanau County Historic Preservation Society | A 501c community and educational organization facilitating the preservation and rehabilitation of historic structures in Leelanau County. 


Glen Lake Schools

The Leelanau School


Churches in the area welcome visitors. Summer schedules vary, so it is best to call and check service times.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church
Lake Street Glen Arbor, MI 49636
Phone: 231-334-4180

Empire United Methodist Church
Michigan Street, Empire, MI 49630
Phone: 231-326-3733

First Baptist Church of Empire
M-72, Empire, MI 49630
Phone: 231-326-5444

First Church of Christ Scientist
M-109 Glen Arbor, MI 49636
Phone: 231-334-4961

Glen Lake Community Reformed Church
Co. Rd. 675, Burdickville, MI
Phone: 231-334-4563

Maple City Community Church
Maple City, MI 49664
Phone: 231-228-5275

St. Philip Neri Catholic Church
LaCore St., Empire, MI 49630
Phone: 231-326-5255

St. Rita-St. Joseph Catholic Church
Maple City, MI 49664
Phone: 231-228-5823