What can be done in Ann Arbor
when you happen to be there in June during our mid year meeting? Lots of
If you have some spare time
and you are a nature lover maybe you will want to check out the Arboretum which
is 123 acres of nature trail and gardens. There’s also the opportunity to go
kayaking down the Huron River. Don’t forget to check out some river tours if
you have the chance!
Or you can climb Burton Memorial
Tower located on the main campus. Awesome!
There are a lot of things to offer in Ann Arbor especially in June when
the weather is wonderful. You can even take a stroll and see Ann Arbor’s
historic buildings. There are several churches and famous houses to see such as
the Anson Brown Building which is the oldest commercial building. Or check out
the Bennett Kempf House which was built by postmaster Henry Bennett in the
Getting around in Ann Arbor
is a breeze – there are several excellent options. Getting into town from the
Detroit airport is made easy thanks to AirRide.
is a bus service that offers 12 round trips daily to Detroit Metro Airport.
They drop-off / pick-up at three Ann Arbor locations. The Blake Transit Center location is a half
mile from the meeting hotel. The cost is $12 one-way or $22 round-trip if you
reserve your ticket in advance. Check the AirRide schedule and make
reservations at MyAirRide.com.
For those staying at the Campus Inn, you will be centrally
located in downtown Ann Arbor, a very walkable city. For those looking to
venture further out of the city, there are other options besides traditional
taxi’s or rental cars.
by the Ann Arbor Transportation Authority, ‘The Ride’ is a top-notch public transit
system, offering over 1500 stops. Fare is $1.50. Visit TheRide.org for more information.
Zipcar is a national car-sharing service that
allows you to reserve and rent cars by the hour or day. Cars are located all
around Ann Arbor. Zipcar members can reserve cars online then swipe their card
at the vehicle to unlock doors. Gas and insurance are included. See Zipcar map for locations.
There’s plenty to do and see
in Ann Arbor and you shouldn’t miss the opportunity to get out and see and
do!!! Can’t wait to see you there!
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