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Parks Corner Articles

The Parks and Recreation Board and Tree Board alternate months in the Harbor Light to highlight projects, parks, programs, and general information related to their boards. Below are the previously published Parks Corner articles to view.

May 2024
February 2024
January 2024
August 2023
June 2023

Annual Volunteer Opportunities

Do you enjoy the outdoors and are looking for ways to get involved? Please email or
call (231)526-2104 to get more information on all opportunities parks has to offer. Below is general list of volunteer options available.

Sledding & S’mores: 2024/2025 TBD

Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday before Easter 11AM @ Zorn Park

Fall Fest: First Saturday in October 11AM @ Marina Park

Marina Park Annual Flower Planting: May date TBD (usually in line with Harbor Springs Garden Club spring planting date)

Marina Park plant bed weeding: Wednesday before Memorial Weekend 

Marina Park Annual Flower removal: TBD (usually in line with Harbor Springs Garden Club fall clean up date)

Donation Opportunities

Please contact us at 231-526-2104 or email for pricing and more information.

We are currently working on branding our parks with matching tables, benches, and signage







park benches in forest green (needed for various waterfront/downtown parks, sk8park, and Kiwanis)







Parks picnic table in green (needed for various waterfront/downtown parks, and sk8park)

Other needs:

rental equipment for Sk8park (skateboards and scooters)
Basketball nets
Cornhole bags
Corn hole boards
Trees for Harborview Park (green space beside pickleball courts)
Beach toys