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July 2013

Orchard Creek Trail Outing

July 2, 2013 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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United States

We are looking for volunteers to join us for trail outings with the residents from Orchard Creek Assisted Living on the Leelanau Trail. Volunteers will assist the residents during the 30-minute walk starting Tuesday, July 2 at 3 p.m. and continuing every Tuesday through August. Volunteers do not have to commit every week. For more information or to volunteer please contact Hattie at hattie@traversetrails.org or (231) 941-4300.

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April 2014

TART Trails Work Bees

April 26, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
United States

Celebrate Earth Day with TART! TART is hosting trail work bees in many locations along the trail network on Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 9:00 am-10:30am. Work bees take place snow, rain or shine so please dress appropriately. Participants will learn about TART and the trail from Trail Ambassadors and perform light maintenance such as picking up trash, sweeping leaves and sticks, and trimming trees. Bring your own tools and meet at one of the following locations: Leelanau Trail at Cherry Bend Road Trailhead:…

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April 2015

TART Trails Work Bee

April 25, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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            Celebrate Earth Day with TART! TART is hosting trail work bees in many locations along the trail network on Saturday, April 25, 2015, from 10:00 am-12:00pm. Bring your tools and meet us on the trail! Vasa Pathway Trailhead (4450 Bartlett Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686) TART Trail Bunker Hill Road Trailhead near Acme ACE Hardware (3597 Bunker Hill Road, Acme) Einstein Cycles at 4 Mile Road & TART Trail (1990 US 31 N., Traverse City) Hull Park at Boardman Lake Trail (located…

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September 2015

TART Trails Ambassador Training

September 1, 2015 @ 5:15 pm - 6:45 pm
Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere Ave
Traverse City, MI 49686 United States
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Love the trails? Interested in getting more involved as a volunteer? Want to meet other trail advocates like you? Join TART Trails staff and volunteers to learn more about how to be more engaged as a TART Trails Ambassador.  The TART Trails Ambassador program is highly regarded in Michigan as a exemplary volunteer program that empowers leaders to help maintain, support, and promote the trails. Light refreshments will be served. Join this training to learn more about TART Trails, what’s next…

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United Way Day of Caring

September 10, 2015
United States

THE 2017 DAY OF CARING WILL TAKE PLACE ACROSS OUR COMMUNITY ON SEPTEMBER 14TH, 2017!  Day of Caring is a one day, hands-on experience across our region where volunteer teams from local businesses are matched with local non-profit agencies and schools to complete meaningful projects that fulfill agency and community needs. TO ADOPT A PROJECT, CLICK HERE!    

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October 2015

Boardman River Trail Work Bee

October 22, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
United States

Want to help get trail on the ground? Make plans to join Boardman River Trail Ambassadors for a work bee this Thursday, October 22nd. The group will meet at the Oleson Bridge Trailhead. The work bee will from 9-3 or however long you're able to help. Bring gloves and weather related gear, water and a lunch. RSVP with Dick Naperala at 231-590-0873. Can't make this one? Don't worry, there are more to come in the next few weeks if the…

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November 2015

Vasa Headwaters Work Bee

November 14, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Vasa Pathway Trailhead, Bartlett Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686 United States
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Warm and dry weather conditions this fall helped the DNR and loggers complete the salvage logging project on the Headwaters 5K section of the Vasa Pathway. The project served to remove downed aspen trees that fell in this summer’s August 2nd wind storm that took out thousands of trees in the region while creating a more sustainable forest populated with longer-lived tree species with the focus on long-term recreation and public enjoyment. TART Trails’ volunteers are now out grading and leveling the…

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December 2015

Jingle Bell 5k Run/Walk

December 20, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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This year’s Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walkwill take runners and walkers in a counter clockwise loop around the streets of downtown Traverse City Starting at the Park Place Dome. The course will take everyone west on Front St. to start the evening starting at 5:30pm. All runners are encouraged to wear reflective clothing, headlamps, glow sticks, or holiday lights for visibility. Festive attire is highly encouraged and may be rewarded with prizes! Visit www.tctcjinglebellrun.com for complete details.

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January 2017

Boardman Lake Trail Ambassador Training

January 26, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere Ave
Traverse City, MI 49686 United States

Do you want to get more involved in supporting work on the Boardman Lake Trail? Want to be part of the network of Ambassadors that assist with trail watch, snow removal, gardening & landscaping, identifying maintenance needs, supporting trail-side events and more? If you answered yes, then please join us for a special Boardman Lake Trail Ambassador Training later this month. Here are the details: When: Thursday, January 26, 5:30-7:00 PM Where: Traverse Area District Library on Woodmere, McGuire Room,…

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April 2018

TART Trails’ Work Bee

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Due to weather, we have decided to CANCEL the annual Spring Work Bee. Our scheduling just doesn't work out with Mother Nature's plans this year. Please stay tuned for other Work Bees along the trail network once all the snow and ice melts. If you have any questions or are interested in leading a work bee please contact Kate Lewis, TART Trails' Marketing & Events Coordinator, kate@traversetrails.org, 231.941.4300.  

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