Get Outdoors Day scheduled for June 9
WEBBER TWP. — Many community organizations are collaborating to offer a fun time outdoors for families and youth. The seventh annual Get Outdoors Day will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 9, at the Community Family Youth Park in Webber Township, located on M-37 across from the VFW Hall.
Hosted by Webber Township Parks and Recreation Committee, in association with the U.S. Forest Baldwin Ranger District, the event includes a visit from Nature Discovery with live snakes and frogs. Event goers also will have an opportunity to have their picture taken with Smokey Bear.
Two guided birding walks are scheduled at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Archery also is available with members of the Lake County Sportsmans Club.
The Lake County Community Food Council will hand out garden-in-a-box kits.
Personnel from Webber Township Fire Department and Lake County Sheriff’s Office recreation unit will be on hand with vehicles and equipment for youth to explore.
Free snacks and refreshments are available as well as free Dial-A-Ride transportation to and from the event. For free rides, call (231) 745-7311.