School For Outdoor Leadership, Adventure, and
Recreation

Introducing Southeast Michigan to the Outdoors Since 1976


The following is our calendar as of February 16, 2019. We are currently developing a completely new website with a calendar but in the meantime we post our scheduled activities and classes here and on Meetup. There you will find further information including contact and signup details for all activities and classes.


S.O.L.A.R. Meetings & Programs
February 19, 2019 Tuesday Steering Committee Meeting 7:30 pm. TBD
February 26, 2019 Tue Monthly Meeting 7 pm. Program: Chris Hillier - Through Hike The Baja Divide Trail St. Paul's, Livonia, MI

Activities
February 27, 2019 Wednesday Bluegrass at the Ark 7:30 pm. The Ark, Ann Arbor, MI
March 1-4, 2019 Fri-Mon Winter Weekend in UP with Optional Dogsledding 11:00 am. Black Dog Lodge, McMillan, MI
March 23, 2019 Saturday Pound the Pits at Proud Lake Noon - 10:00 pm. Proud Lake St. Park, Commerce Twp, MI
May 24-27, 2019 Friday to Monday Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes-Memorial Day Weekend Sleeping Bear Resort, Lake Ann, MI

Classes
February 21, 2019 Thursday Trail Talkin' 6:00 - 9:00 pm. St. Paul's, Livonia, MI
March 14, 2019 Thursday Backcountry Cooking 6:30 - 9:00 pm. St. Paul's, Livonia, MI
April 3, 2019 Wednesday Lightweight Backpacking 7:30 - 9:00 pm. Online Webinar
April 13, 2019 Saturday Lightweight Backpacking - Gear Presentations 9 am.- 5 pm. Island Lake State Park, New Hudson, MI
April 17, 2019 Wednesday Lightweight Backpacking 7:30 - 9:00 pm. Online Webinar
April 19-21, 2019 Friday - Sunday Lightweight Backpacking - Trail Practical 9 am.- 5 pm. Pinkney Rec Area, Chelsea, MI

Be sure to read How S.O.L.A.R. Works for a full understanding of the way S.O.L.A.R. serves as a forum for members who want to teach classes or lead activities to find people to take those classes and join those activities.

Guidelines for coordinating and leading an activity through S.O.L.A.R.

Guidelines for participating in activities.

Review class guidelines on the Education page.


For further information download the S.O.L.A.R. Activities Policy. You may need a pdf viewer from either Adobe or Foxit to see and download the policy.

You can download the latest version of Adobe Reader here: Get Acrobat.

You can download the latest version of Foxit Reader here: Get Foxit.

If you would like to organize a trip or activity, contact our Activities Chairperson here.

If you would like to teach a class and offer it through S.O.L.A.R., contact our Education Chairperson here.

S.O.L.A.R. HAS A NO-REFUND POLICY. IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND AN ACTIVITY, YOU MAY "SELL YOUR SPOT" TO ANOTHER CLUB MEMBER