School For Outdoor Leadership, Adventure, and
Recreation

Introducing Southeast Michigan to the Outdoors Since 1976


The following is our calendar as of August 14, 2018. 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
August 21, 2018 Tue Steering Committee 7:30 pm. Location TBD
August 28, 2018 Tue Monthly Meeting 7 pm. Prgrm: Swimming From Alcatraz St. Paul's, Livonia, MI
September 18, 2018 Tue Steering Committee 7:30 pm. Location TBD
September 25, 2018 Tue Monthly Meeting 7 pm. Prgrm: Luke "Strider" Jordan St. Paul's, Livonia, MI

Activities
August 24, 2018 Friday Moonlight Paddle Heavner Canoe, Milford, MI
August 25, 2018 Saturday Moonlight Paddle Heavner Canoe, Milford, MI
Aug 25 - Sept 2, 2018 1 Week Sat - Sun Isle Royale - Minong Trail Backpacking Iale Royale Nat'l Park, MI
September 7 - 9, 2018 Friday - Sunday Hartwick Pines Camp & Hike Weekend Hartwick Pines SP, Grayling, MI
September 21, 2018 Friday Moonlight Paddle Heavner Canoe, Milford, MI
September 22, 2018 Saturday Moonlight Paddle Heavner Canoe, Milford, MI
October 20, 2018 Saturday Moonlight Paddle Heavner Canoe, Milford, MI
December 7, 2018 Friday SOLAR Winter Party St. Paul's, Livonia, MI

Classes
August 16, 2018 Thursday 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Beginning Backpacking: Classroom Session 1 St. Paul's, Livonia, MI
August 23, 2018 Thursday 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Beginning Backpacking: Classroom Session 2 St. Paul's, Livonia, MI
September 6, 2018 Thursday 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Beginning Backpacking: Classroom Session 3 St. Paul's, Livonia, MI
September 8, 2018 Saturday Beginning Backpacking: Field Day Maybury State Park, Northville, MI
September 13, 2018 Thursday 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Beginning Backpacking: Classroom Session 4 St. Paul's, Livonia, MI
Sept 15 - 16, 2018 Sat - Sun Beginning Backpacking: Practical 1 Brighton Rec Area, Brighton, MI
September 20, 2018 Thursday 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Beginning Backpacking: Classroom Session 5 St. Paul's, Livonia, MI
Sept 27 - 30, 2018 Thurs - Sun Beginning Backpacking: Practical 2 Pictured Rocks, Munising, 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