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What’s The Big Deal about The Big Give?

The Community Foundation of St. Clair County is pleased to announce The Big Give, its new 24-hour online giving rally. The Big Give will take place June 12 at 12:00 a.m. ET through June 12 at 11:59 p.m. ET at

The Big Give will help thousands of people support the nonprofits they care about by utilizing the Community Foundation’s webpage, which includes more than 70 participating nonprofits in St. Clair County.

Friends of the St. Clair River is thrilled to be a part of this year’s Big Give! 

3-5-18 32F/0C, sunny, light breeze (6 mph/10 kmh)
Thanks to 18 hard-working Stewards, we tidied up along the Blue Water River Walk path and cleaned out all the nest boxes! Today’s trash-talking, river-walking, nest-nabbers: Roy Churchill, Don Rice, Holly Cross, David Hastings, Diana Kitchen, Ellie Banish (yes, holding the beer can), Mike Edmondson, Mike St. Pierre, Michael Couglin (we really didn’t plan to put all the Mike’s together), Cathy Rice, Carol Weischler, Tom Dennis, Linda Hardy, Laurie Dennis, Judy Lindberg, Deb Matthes, Barb Fochtman, and Tom Pennewell (not pictured). Join us! Walk every Monday at 10 a.m., starting from the arch at the north entrance to the beautiful Blue Water River Walk in Port Huron.

Upcoming Events:

Monday, March 5 @ 6:45 p.m.
Blue Water Audubon Society
Meeting & program–Owls with the DNR’s Holly Vaughn
The Pointe, 5085 Lakeshore, Fort Gratiot

Wednesday, March 7 @ 6:30 p.m.
Green Drinks Blue Water
Topic: Goodwill donations, with retail manager John Middleton
Casey’s Port Huron, 628 Huron Ave.

Monday, March 12 @ 10 a.m.
Monday River Walkers & Trash Talkers
Blue Water River Walk & Wetlands County Park
Meet at the arch at the north entrance to River Walk

Wednesday, March 14 @ 6:30 p.m.
Green Drinks Sarnia
Topic: Microplastics, Macro Problem, with Tineasha Brenot from the Lake Huron Centre for Coastal Conservation
100 Christina St. N, Sarnia

Wednesday, March 14 @ 7 p.m.
Blue Water Sierra Club public program
Recovery Revolution: Beyond Recycling
St. Clair County Main Library – Gilbert-Wilcox meeting room (upstairs)

Thursday, March 15 @ 7 p.m.
Great Lakes Environmental Alliance
Public meeting and program
St. Clair County Administration Building Auditorium
200 Grand River Ave., Port Huron

Monday, March 19 @ 10 a.m.
Monday River Walkers & Trash Talkers
Blue Water River Walk & Wetlands County Park
Meet at the arch at the north entrance to River Walk

Wednesday, March 21 @ 6:30 p.m.
Friends board of directors meeting
River Rats Club at the Blue Water River Walk
RSVP to Sheri Faust at

Tuesday, March 20 @ 10 a.m.
Friends Field Trip & Tour Guide Training
Pine River Nature Center, 2585 Castor Rd., Goodells
RSVP to Amy Meeker-Taylor at

Saturday, March 24 @ 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Master Gardeners of St. Clair County
Spring Symposium: Let me tell you about the birds and the bees and the flowers and the trees
Landmark Academy, 4800 Lapeer Rd., Kimball
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Friends of the St. Clair River

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