CWC Hires New Director

The Chippewa Watershed Conservancy (CWC) announced the appointment of Kathy Ann (“Katie”) Randall as Executive Director. A former resident of Michigan, Katie served as a Board member, assistant to the President and volunteer to the CWC while attending Central Michigan University and Michigan State. CWC President John Mitchell noted, “Katie brings a diverse background in […]

Photography at Sylvan Solace

On Tuesday, August 2nd, we held a photography event at Sylvan Solace, to give photographers a chance to practice their craft and show off their work. Interested photographers met and for two hours, took pictures of whatever grabbed their attention. Each photographer was invited to submit his or her six favorite pictures from the day, and we […]

Mushrooms at Sylvan Solace

On a warm Saturday morning, the attendees at the Sylvan Solace Mushroom Walk were greeted by Sister Marie Kopin July 23rd.  She is our guest writer today, and here is her report of the event: “Sister Marie Kopin brought along educational materials including books, magazines, and samples of recently gathered specimens.  The orientation included looking […]