2016 Schedule

 Beckley Park Picnic is 
SATURDAY THIS YEAR, NOT SUNDAY!

Schedule is subject to change--check back for updates.

Key:
·       Garage Sales
·       Garden Walk/ Nature hike
·       History Tours
·       Skill-shares
·       Beckley Park Picnic


FRIDAY
Date
Time
Title
Address
Description
July 15 & 16
9 am-2 pm
Token priced (and free) garage sale!
1643 Traver
Science books, girls and boys clothes 7-10, adult clothes, kinex, bikes, games, speakers, and more!
July 15, 16, & 17
Noon-
8 pm
Garden Walk
1515 Ottawa Rd.
Stop by anytime from 12 noon to 8 pm. Ann might be working in the garden, or not—either way, come in and enjoy!
July 15
6:30 pm
Potluck
7:30 pm
Skillshare
Bee Safe Neighborhood Certification
Northside Community Center
809 Taylor St
Want to help bees?  Help Ann Arbor achieve “Bee City USA” status!  Learn how with beekeeper Eileen Dickinson, Bee Safe Neighborhood Coordinator with Living Systems Institute. 



SATURDAY
Date
Time
Title
Address
Description
July 16
8-10:00 am
Bird Walk at Argo Nature Area and The Cascades
Meet at Argo Canoe Livery shelter
Learn about the birds that live in this area, with city ornithologist Juliet Berger.  Bring binoculars if you have them, but they are not necessary.
July 16
8 am-
1 pm
Garden walk
415 Manor
Late stage sunny garden and early stage shade garden—may have some extra plants to share!
July 16
All day
“Throwing a Garden Party”
1626 Peach
Tour Billy Kirst’s amazing permaculture garden.  Some plants available for sale.
July 16
9 am-
3 pm
Garage Sale—
multi family
488 Larkspur
Lots of kid's things, household items, and some furniture
July 16
9 am-noon
Morning Porch Sale
1211 Wright Street
Books (hardcover, non-fiction/history, childrens'), metal bookcase, children and women’s clothes, jogging stroller, portable fountain, dog beds and blankets, artwork and supplies for painters.  Loads of free stuff!
July 15 & 16
9 am-
2 pm
Token priced (and free) garage sale!
1643 Traver
Science books, girls and boys clothes 7-10, adult clothes, kinex, bikes, games, speakers, and more!
July 16 & 17
9 am-
4 pm
Yard Sale;
Garden Walk
1211 Traver
Dark wood crib and changing table, lamb jumper, lots of toys, mini-fridge, girls toddler to 5T clothes, lots of weird misc.
July 16

10 am-
4 pm
Hopeful Oaks Native Plant Garden Tour
1314 Broadway Street
Take this self-guided tour to see over one hundred types of native plants in Nancy Stoll’s third-acre lot.  Trees, shrubs, wildflowers, vines, and grasses all add beauty and ecological value to your yard!
July 16

9 am-
3 pm
Multi-family garage sale
507 Skydale Dr
Men's and women's clothing, baby stuff, household and decorative items
July 16
Rain or shine!
9 am-
6 pm
Multi-family garage sale
1720 Longshore Drive
Framed prints, small kitchen appliances and accessories, gardening supplies, bikes, tools, women's clothing, furniture, blankets, various household items, and ice cold lemonade.  :)
July 16
10 am-
1 pm
Yard Sale
1701 Pontiac Trail
Girls clothes 4,5,6, pink rug, sm shark vacuum, roasting oven, magic cards, green duplo base plate, car seat.
July 16
10 am-
5 pm
Yard Sale;
Garden Walk
1610 Longshore Drive
Plants, bikes, tools, books, vacuum cleaner, air purifier, pottery.
July 15, 16, & 17
Noon-
8 pm
Garden Walk
1515 Ottawa Rd.
Stop by anytime from 12 noon to 8 pm. Ann might be working in the garden, or not—either way, come in and enjoy!
July 16
Noon-1
“A Short Pour of Ann Arbor Beer History”
1410 Pontiac Trail
David Bardallis will provide a history of beer and brewing in Ann Arbor.  Copies of his book, "Ann Arbor Beer: A Hoppy History of Tree Town Brewing," will be available for sale.
July 16
6-9 pm
Beckley Park Neighborhood Potluck Picnic
Argo Street at Chandler
Live Music by three neighborhood bands!  Please bring a dish to pass, a beverage, and your own washable plate, cup, cutlery.
RAIN DATE SUNDAY THE 17TH


SUNDAY
Date
Time
Title
Address
Description
July 17
9 am-10:30 am
Bicycle Tour
Meet at 1211 Wright St.
Learn about the natural and cultural history of the River District area.  Bicycles provided free by Arbor Bikes!
(Or bring your own.)
July 16 & 17
9 am-
4 pm
Yard Sale;
Garden Walk
1211 Traver
Dark wood crib and changing table, lamb jumper, lots of toys, mini-fridge, girls toddler to 5T clothes, lots of weird misc.
July 17
10 am-
noon
Tour an All-Metal Lustron Home
1711 Chandler Road
One of the seven remaining in Ann Arbor.  These unique all-metal homes were built after WWII.
July 17
10 am-
2 pm
Yard Sale
714 Indianola Ave
 Women's clothes, children's clothes up to 3T, tools (saws, staple gun, car buffer), young children's toys, canning jars and other housewares, small furniture. 
July 17
11 am-2 pm
Tour of a Historic Home and/or Photo Studio
1317 Pontiac Trail
See inside a stop on the Underground Railroad of this 1836 home, view Jack Kenny’s collection of Cuban art and photography, and if interested, his working photo studio
July 17
11 am-12:30 pm

Discovering Native Plants Along The Cascades
Meet at Argo Canoe Livery picnic shelter
Guided by Stacie Printon, graduate of UM Landscape Architecture
July 15, 16, & 17
Noon-
8 pm
Garden Walk
1515 Ottawa Rd.
Stop by anytime from 12 noon to 8 pm. Ann might be working in the garden, or not—either way, come in and enjoy!
July 17
1-2:00 pm
LowerTown history tour at the UM Maiden Lane/Wall Street parking structure.
Meet in the structure by the first floor interpretive signs, park (free on Sundays) at the Kellogg Eye Center lot on Wall St.
Tour of the structure’s Interpretive Signs with Tom Stulberg.
July 17
2:30-3:30 pm
Walking tour of the history and architecture of Lower Town
Meet at Beckley Park on Argo Drive
With Tom Stulberg
July 17
4-5 pm
"Organizing Your Home or Office"
1211 Wright Street
Molly Boren will give tips and insights from her 11 years as a professional organizer -- come with questions about getting and staying organized!


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