Celebrate Summer Solstice at Farmington Hills park

A celebration of the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, happens on Friday, June 21 at Heritage Park in Farmington Hills.

From 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., take a hayride through the park, enjoy roasting marshmallows around a campfire, explore the Nature Center, create a fairy door and art projects, and find out what makes the day special with games and outdoor activities.

Jon Aldred for Farmington Hills City Council

All ages are welcome; participants should dress for the weather and meet inside the Nature Center. Adults must accompany children on the hayride wagon. A fee of $5 per person includes a spot on the hayride.

Register at recreg.fhgov.com/ or at the Costick Center, 28600 W. 11 Mile Rd. You may also drop in. The event is free for children under two.

Heritage Park and the Nature Center are located at 24915 Farmington Road. Call the Nature Center at 248-477-1135 or write to asmith@fhgov.com for more information.

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