Lighthouse Center, The

Location

19940 Livernois
Detroit
,
Michigan
48221
,
US

Description

RIVERFRONT-LAKEWOOD EAST - LIGHTHOUSE CENTER ACREAGE 28.1 SHORELINE 1100 ACQUIRED 1948 - 1962 The Riverfront-Lakewood East Complex represents a sizeable accumulation of public facilities and park tpace that exist on the Far East Riverfront. Access to the park and center is from Alter Road. The park includes 28.1 acres of land and a recreation facility known as the Lighthouse Center. The Lighthouse Center was acquireG -from the @indmill Pjint Yacht Club in 1962 and is primarily used for meetings and for a part-time Senior Citizen's Program. The building is available for special meetings for groups from all over the Detroit metropolitan area and often serves as a'reacquaintance with the East Riverfront area where many of these visitors grew up. The Senior's Program includes special picnics, square dancing and other social activities. Riverfront-Lakewood East Park, with its 1100 feet of shoreline is a very good fishing site. Extensive efforts have been taken to protect the shoreline from erosion and flooding. Located at the start of the Detroit River, the park provides good viewing of the shipping and Lake St. Clair. River- front-Lakewood East Park has a nice stand of mature trees and provides a pleasant setting for picnics and p3rk outings. The site also has playground equipment and a comfort station. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CZIC-sb483-d46-k66-1985/xml/CZIC-sb483-d46-k66-1985.xml

Future Events

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Past Events

Saturday
Jun
28
2014
Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 9-10:30am
9-10:30am
12th Precinct Neighborhood Coalition Events