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NCMC: Michigan’s Changing Climate

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January 27, 2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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North Central Michigan College Library Conference Room
1515 Howard St.
Petoskey, MI United States
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North Central Michigan College’s luncheon lecture series for the winter semester will begin on Friday, January 13. A wide variety of topics will be featured including Bay Harbor’s new arts center, Michigan’s changing climate, community corrections, Wings of Wonder, bees, the Freedom of Information Act and verbal judo. All programs in the winter series will be held on Fridays in the College’s Library conference room with the exception of the February 17 luncheon which will be in the Iron Horse Café. Lunch begins at 11:30 a.m. and the program begins at noon.

January 27 – Michigan’s Changing Climate. Average Great Lakes water temperatures are up, ice coverage and snow depths are down, and invasive species are spreading. Matt Claucherty of the Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council reviews the long-term data showing changes in the local climate and explains the steps to avoid or reduce the disruption and damage that could lie ahead.

Cost is $10 and includes lunch. Reservations are required. You must call 231-348-6600 or email [email protected] to reserve your place for each presentation.

North Central Michigan College is an open-door community college based in Petoskey, with additional locations offering classes and services in Cheboygan and Gaylord. North Central’s mission is to provide educational, economic and cultural opportunities for student learning, personal growth and community improvement. North Central is an Achieving the Dream Leader College and a Military-Friendly School®.