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Events Near Kalkaska MI

Trailbuilding Workbee At DeYoung Natural Area

Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 at 10:00am
DeYoung Natural Area
Traverse City, MI
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Yuba Creek Natural Area Trail Building

Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 at 10:00am
Yuba Creek Natural Area
Williamsburg, MI
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Sturgeon River Preserve Boardwalk

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 at 9:00am
HeadWaters Land Conservancy
Gaylord, MI
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Traverse City Zombie Run 5k

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 9:00am
Right Brain Brewery
Traverse City, MI
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Late Fall Color Hike At Clay Cliffs Natural Area

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 10:00am
Clay Cliffs Natural Area
Lake Leelanau, MI
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The Village Farmers Market

Monday, Oct 29, 2018 at 12:00pm
Traverse City, MI
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Treetops Trifecta

Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 at 10:00am
Treetops Resort
Gaylord, MI
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Festival of Trees - Preview Party

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 at 5:30pm
Golden-Fowler Home Furnishings
Traverse City, MI
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Traverse City Beer Week Festival

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 at 5:30pm
Little Fleet
Traverse City, MI
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Festival of Trees - Foodie Friday

Friday, Nov 9, 2018 at 10:00am
Golden-Fowler Home Furnishings
Traverse City, MI
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