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Eastside Camera Club - Future Group Shoot Ideas
Spring, 2024: Bedrock Properties Tour in Downtown Detroit. Bill has a contact for Bedrock.
Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad: 6140 N Bray Rd, Flint, MI
Ankley Family Farm: 6767 Clear Lake Rd, Imlay City, MI
Mill Race Historical Village, 215 Griswold Street, Northville, MI
Octagon House: 57500 Van Dyke Ave, Washington, MI
Sheri suggested the Gilmore Car Museum
Cranbrook Gardens, 380 Lone Pine Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI. Mon-Sun 7AM - 7PM
Walk through downtown Romeo, possibly including Exploring the Black History That Helped Shape the Community of Romeo
Indigo Lavender Farm, 631 North Van Dyke Rd, Imlay City, MI. Best time to go is late June, July. entrance to the farm is $7.50
Romeo Lavendar Farm, 80800 Van Dyke, Bruce Township, MI, entrance to the farm is free.
Bill suggested Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park and its Butterfly display, Mon-Sat 9-5, Sun 11-5, Adults $20, Seniors $15, Approx 2.5 hours from Sterling Hts.
Bill suggested the Washtenaw Barn Tour, created by Bill Buchanan's friend
Jeff and Glen want to go to Ohio State Reformatory at 100 Reformatory Rd, Mansfield OH (the Prison featured in the movie Shawshank Redemption, a 3-hour 5-minute drive, JoAnn Turk has done some research on this. If we go on a public tour, the entrance fee is $25 ($23 for seniors). You can stay until closing. No tripods. They are open Thursday-Sunday. The building is unheated. Bathrooms are available. Here are some photos of this place.)
Irene requested The Historic Church of St. Patrick, 130 Avondale Ave. Toledo, Ohio 419-243-6452
Lexus Velodrome in Detroit
Autumn 2023: Pere Marquette 1225, and the ghost town of Pompeii, Michigan (only 6 miles from Ashley!)
February 2024: Sno-Drift Rally
Lansing / Michigan State Capitol Building
Eastern Market Murals
St Joseph Shrine, an ornate catholic church near Eastern Market which is always open to the public
Downtown Detroit People Mover: Free on-street parking on Sundays. 3:00 PM dinner, 4:00 PM Detroit People Mover (Get off the train at each station, take photos without leaving station, get on next train for next station. Pay only one $0.75 fare since we don't leave the station)
Detroit River Walk - Ren Cen - Campus Martius (parking is at Rivard Plaza Parking 1422 Atwater St. Detroit, MI, and also close to the Ren Cen at Miller Parking Garage 414 Renaissance St. Detroit, MI)
Dossin Great Lakes Museum, on Belle Isle
Masonic Temple (Detroit) tour, see here and here
Lincoln Street Art Project
Detroit Church Tour
Detroit Zoo, 8450 W 10 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI, 9AM - 5PM
Michigan Theater (Ann Arbor) tour
Historic Fort Wayne
Holly's Dickens Festival
Howell Hot Air Balloon Festival
Ottawa National Refuge
Civil War Re-enactment
If we go back to Port Huron, Bill suggests this Edgar Allan-Poe-Inspired restaurant, Raven Cafe
George suggests: Port Huron to Mackinac sailboat race
George suggests: Look into places North of Port Huron
George suggests: Stony Creek things, Wolcott things
George suggests: Local towns and cities things
George suggests: Frankenmuth???
George suggests: Dequinder Cut (In Detroit)
George suggests: Point Pelee National Park in Ontario
George suggests: Yale Baloney Fest
George suggests: Harsens Island ???
George suggests: Native American Pow Wow (Blue Water PowWow)
George suggests: Marine City Marintine Days
George suggests: New Baltimore- Fishfly Fest & Christmas Fest
George suggests: Washington Township Events
George suggests: Romeo Events - Winterfest winter 2024 - Peach Festival autumn 2024 - ICE Festival winter 2024 & more
George suggests: Richmond Events
George suggests: Armada Events
George suggests: Dryden Photo Club Outings we could go on.
George suggests: Rochester Downtown Christmas Lights
George suggests: Detroit Zoo Christmas Lights
George suggests: Find a good Civil War Reeactment.
George suggests: A good Reenactment with different subject
George suggests: Renaissance Festival ???
George suggests: Holly - Dickens Festival