Saturday, May 26, 2012

Summer Play Dates

We plan to play on some Wednesdays this summer. These events are open to North Point families and their friends. Hope you can join us.

6/6 Mandigo Farms, Inc. (Strawberry Patch) 61077 41st Street; Paw Paw, MI 49079; Strawberry Shed: (269) 657-4481 - Meet in the Plainwell Meijer parking lot at 9:30 to carpool. - They supply the containers. Cost is figured according to what you pick.  - They are one block from 3-Mile Lake so if it is nice, pack a picnic lunch and play at the beach for a while. 

7/18 Millennium Park Beach and Splash Pad 1415 Maynard Ave SW; Walker, MI 49534-7022 - Meet in the Plainwell Meijer parking lot at 9:30 to carpool. - Cost: Adults (16-62) $4; Children (3-15) $2; Children Under 3 FREE

8/1 Pine Lake Beach Day (Home of Dana Burgess) 19 Overlook Dr.; Plainwell, MI 49080 - 10am-??. - Pack a picnic lunch for this one! 

8/15 Frederick Meijer Gardens 1000 East Beltline Ave; NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525 - Meet in the Plainwell Meijer parking lot at 9:00 to carpool. Arrive early for a head count before departure. We have to pay as a group all at once so please bring cash with you. - You may bring a picnic lunch or there is a small cafe. - Bring children a change of clothes as there are splash pads/fountains where they can play. - Cost: Adults $7; Children (3 & up) $3; Children Under 3 FREE

8/29 Wolf Lake Fish Hatchery Kalamazoo, MI; Phone: (269) 668-2876 - Meet in the Plainwell Meijer parking lot at 9:30 to carpool. - This event is FREE and we plan to arrive at the hatchery at 10am. - The website didn’t give a physical address but here are directions: From the junction of M-43 and US-131 in Kalamazoo, take M-43 west about 6 miles to the large hatchery road signs. Turn left (south) on Hatchery Road and proceed to the second drive on the right, which leads to the interpretive center.

For more information, please contact Traci at npwministry@charter.net or 269-908-0992.