Nichols Arboretum peony festival celebrates 90th year; Golf outing May 19 benefits Relay for Life
From the 90th anniversary of the Nichols Arboretum Peony Festival to a benefit golf outing raising funds to fight cancer, here's a roundup of some of the stories posted on AnnArbor.com’s Community Wall this week:
By: Matthaei-Nichols: Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden Celebrates Bloom Season, 90 Years
Celebrating 90 years in 2012, the University of Michigan Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden blooms over several weeks. The garden contains more than 270 historic varieties from the nineteenth and early twentieth century representing the best American, Canadian, and European peonies of the era.
By: Julie Lubeck-Hofer: Fight Cancer during Local Swing Fore a Cure Golf Tournament
Mark your calendar for May 19 at Hickory Creek Golf Club. All proceeds directly benefit the American Cancer Society Relay for Life to fight cancer.
By: Char Luttrell: Girl Scouts Honor Country with Avenue of Flags Dedication
By: Susan Garavaglia: Safe Kids Huron Valley Reminds Caregivers: Never Leave a Child Alone in a Vehicle
By: shawn personke: Silver Maples to Hold Community Rummage Sale
By: Food Gatherers: Busch's Food Drive Helps Food Gatherers Feed Local Families
By: WMU Alumnus: We Need to Protect Michigan From Fracking
By: encreative: Glee Cake & Pastry Offering Wedding Cake Tasting
By: Dawn Bussey, Birth Doula: Extra, Extra--May is International Doula Month--Got your doula? Dawn Bussey, birth doula Ann Arbor
By: Victoria Sun: Eastern Michigan Boys Basketball Camps June 18-21 and June 25-28
By: Doulas Care: 2012 DONA Doulas Care Training in Ypsilanti! June 1-3
By: Dale R. Leslie: "Smilin' Rick" Left Detroit Media Peers Frowning
By: Friends of the Dexter District Library: Used Book Sale
By: Ultimate Linings, LTD: Ultimate Linings Achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification
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