Monday, April 12, 2010

Gunflint Green Up is Coming!

Time for our 3rd annual Gunflint Green Up!

May 2007

May 2008

May 2009

Coming Soon: May 2010!!!!

. May 7 & 8 we'll be releasing some of the 100,000 trees that have been planted during the previous Gunflint Green Up celebrations. Releasing is cutting away the competitive vegetation from around the small pine trees--letting the sunshine in.

Friday, May 7

2:00 Sneak Peak at what's coming to the new Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center 3:00 Centennial Trail Hike 5:30-7:30 Welcome Picnic at the Big Top at Gunflint Lodge with music by the Pincushion Warblers 7:30 Bill Lane will share his "Owl in a Night's Work" presentation.

Saturday, May 8

9:30 Releasing trees at assigned locations along the Gunflint Trail 5:30-7:30 Thank You Dinner at the Big Top at Gunflint Lodge with music by The Sivertones

7:30- Dance to The Trail's End Band

Please register by April 30 at The registration fee for all meals and programs is $45 per individual or $100 per family (1- 2 adults and their children 16 years of age and

younger) and includes Friday's dinner, evening presentation, Saturday tree releasing, box lunch, dinner, dance, and t-shirt. Please visit the website for ala carte options, registration and more information.

Caring for our environment is a meaningful experience, please join us for this community building event.

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