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Offield Preserve Work Day - Saturday, April 24, 2010.Want to celebrate Earth Day/Earth Week by giving doing something for nature? Join staff and volunteers of Little Traverse Conservancy at the new 390-acre Offield Family Nature Preserve this Saturday, April 24, anytime between 9 am - 3 pm. This preserve is located between Harbor Springs and the ski resorts, just 10 minutes from Petoskey. Park at Quick Road to help with clearing trails, pulling up old fencing, removing undesirable invasive exotic shrubs, and planting pine tree seedlings. Park at the corner of Hedrick and Bester Roads to help with cleaning up trash dumps and old fire pits, and removing hunting blinds. There's something for almost everyone and lots of help is needed. Work day is from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm -- stay for an hour, or all day! Call Cindy at 231-344-1011 for more information or to let us know if you are coming!