2017 Events Calendar - Join us!
The Cass River Greenway Committee is active 12 months a year! Join us for our meetings, cleanup days, or other events taking place in the Watershed and on our beautiful river! Visit often to see new events.
June 10 - 9th Annual Cass River Clean Up – Cass City
The village of Cass City and the Cass River Greenway will be hosting the CRG 9th annual Cass River clean up on Saturday, June 10.
The clean up crew will gather at the Cass City Waste Water Treatment Plant between 8:00 and 8:30 am with the clean up starting at 9:00 am. A sack breakfast will be provided to all volunteers. The crew will clean approximately 4 miles of river, upstream and downstream of the WWTP. We will be done with the river clean up work by noon. Volunteers need to wear old clothing and boots, waders, or hip boots. If you have a favorite life vest, bring it, as we will be using canoes.
June 24 - 6th Annual Cass River Paddle and Swim
Area swimmers and paddlers are invited to join in the camaraderie for the 6th annual event. Kayaks, canoes and paddleboards should meet at the Tuscola Township Park Launch and depart at 9:00 am. Swimmers will depart from the 9000 block of Ormes Road.
Pontoons will assist and escort the swimmers downstream to Heritage Park in Frankenmuth. Wet suits are recommended for swimmers.
Interested swimmers should contact Lori Payne at 989-652-9941 or email Bill at firstname.lastname@example.org. Commemorative t-shirts will be available for a small fee.
July 15 - 9th Annual Cass River Clean Up – Vassar
The city of Vassar will be hosting, as part of the 2017 Vassar River Fest, a Cass River clean up in downtown Vassar on Saturday, July 15. See vassarriverfest.org for details.
August 5 - Cass River Greenway Triathlon
The August 5, 2017 Triathlon has been canceled. A triathlon will be planned for 2018
August 18 - 20 - The Great Lakes Rendezvous
The event will take place in Davis Park, Bridgeport