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Sierra Club Program: Haven Hill: A Story to Tell - A Legacy to Honor

  • Brighton District Library 100 Library Drive Brighton, MI, 48116 United States (map)

Brighton District Library, January 18, Starts at 7:00 pm

Come hear the story of The People – The Place – The Significance of Haven Hill & Highland State Recreation Area in the origins of Michigan State Parks & Natural Area System in Southeast Michigan and beyond. 

You will hear about Glacial Landforms & Native Americans, the Edsel & Eleanor Ford Family, the Dodge Brothers, PJ Hoffmaster (First Director of our State Parks), Genevieve Gillette (First Lady of our State Parks), Jens Jensen (noted Prairie Style Landscape Architect), and even the Girl Scouts of America’s National Roundup. Program by Lawrence Falardeau, Artist and Landscape Architect.

Brighton District Library, 100 Library Drive, Brighton, MI 48116, 810-229-6571

Free Admission, open to the public.

For more info go to:

http://www.fohravolunteers.org/blog/

or

http://www.sierraclub.org/michigan/crossroads

Earlier Event: January 4
FOHRA Monthly Meeting