Mayfly: Our Annual Fundraiser


Join Us for Mayfly at Play

Friday, June 3rd, 6-8:30pm

Leslie Science & Nature Center, 1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor

You and your friends are cordially invited to join us for a PLAYFUL evening under the stars at LSNC to benefit the LSNC Nature Playscape. At this adults-only event, guests will stroll through the site; enjoy heavy hors d‘oeuvres, dessert, and adult beverages; listen to inspirational stories; and create projects to be incorporated into activity areas. Most importantly, this event will help us raise money towards the completion of our amazing community space!

Tickets are $150/person or $1,000 for a group of 8, with proceeds to support the LSNC Nature Playscape.

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Join Us for Mayfly a Day of Play

Saturday, June 4th, 4pm - 7pm

Leslie Science & Nature Center, 1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor

Guests of all ages, are invited to participate in Saturday's event where they will explore the different areas of the Playscape, create nature-inspired projects, and share moments of discovery, all while raising funds for the LSNC Nature Playscape. There will be a special musical performance from GEMINI beginning at 5:00pm in the Leslie House back yard, so bring a picnic (or purchase pizza), blanket, and your dancing shoes!

Tickets are $20 for up to 5 individuals. 

Domino's cheese and pepperoni pizzas will be available for an additional cost. 

  • $10 for medium cheese (8 slices)
  • $11 for medium pepperoni (8 slices)
  • $12 for large cheese (8 slices)
  • $13 for large pepperoni (8 slices)

Pizza's can be picked up at 4:45pm from the Leslie House front porch. Please provide the name you registered under to collect. 

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Mayfly Corporate Partnerships are available. For more information on how YOU can become a 2022 Mayfly partner, please download our Corporate Partner Overview, or reach out to Sara at: or 734.205.9553.

Special thanks to our Mayfly 2022 lead event partners: 

Bank of Ann Arbor, Bodman, PLC, Domino's, Old National Bank

Angel Food Catering, Charles Reinhart Realtors, Comcast, Cornerstone Design Inc., Dykema, ECO PHYSICS, Inc., Hylant, Laura Herold, Menlo, Rehmann, Super Fine Wine & Spirits, WACKER Chemical Corp.