13 Fall Activities in Jackson, Michigan

Sep 20, 2017

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Fall in Michigan is one of the most beautiful times of the year. The colors are changing, pumpkins are ready to be picked, and apple cider is the drink of choice. Jackson, Michigan has so many events, festivals, and activities


Tales from an Ella Sharp Docent

Sep 19, 2017

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As a self-professed lover of Ella Sharp, her farmhouse is like my own personal Graceland. When I first began working as a docent at the Ella Sharp Museum I couldn't believe how fortunate I was to be getting such


Fall Cycling in Jackson

Sep 14, 2017

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For many bicyclists, fall is their favorite time to ride.  The air is crisp and clean, the sky is a deeper blue, and leaves are magically changing from green to yellow, red and brown.  In Jackson county, the


Study Spots in Jackson

Sep 07, 2017


Jackson has tons of great study hot spots; whether you need one with wifi, a coffee supply, plenty of snack options, or a quiet place outdoors, we have put together a list of the best study spots in Jackson,


Why Spartan?

Aug 24, 2017

"I am actually currently training for my first Men's Physique contest at the NPC Central States on October 21st as well. The Spartan Race will definitely help in my preparation for my contest in October. I started training back


Fall Crawl

Aug 18, 2017


The moment I moved to Michigan, fall became my favorite season. Why? Maybe it was that Michigan falls happen after we come down from our breakneck summer activities. Or maybe it was the contrast to our wintry and wet springs.


Bike Sharing is Here!

Aug 18, 2017

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Bike Sharing is here, Jackson County! If you’re in the area for business or pleasure and didn’t bring a bike, or if you’re a local and just simply don’t own a bike


Jackson Waterways

Aug 17, 2017

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Paddling in #JacksonMI "Paddling in Jackson, Michigan in autumn is a wonderful experience. One need only travel a few miles from home to be able to enjoy the headwaters of the Kalamazoo, Portage, Raisin or the Grand Rivers. Whether one


Jackson Symphony Orchestra

Aug 16, 2017

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What is a Symphony Orchestra? A Symphony Orchestra is defined as a large ensemble composed of wind, string, brass and percussion instruments and organized to perform classical music. Wind instruments include flute, oboe, clarinet and bassoons. String instruments include


Falling Waters Trail Run 2017

Aug 10, 2017


The Falling Waters Trail Run has been "running" for 9 years and each year this event grows in attendance by about 300-400 participants. Mark Ott has been the Race Director for 3 years and he has built relationships with tons of repeat


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