Lake Erie Islands Conservancy Publishes 2021 Calendar

Lake Erie Islands Conservancy 2021 Calendars featuring island preserves are here! Susan Byrnes and Michelle Pennington did a great job putting them together.  Get your own for $20 each by contacting LIsa Brohl using the information below. The calendar can be mailed to you via first class postage for $2 per calendar.


Lisa Brohl, Chair

Lake Erie Islands Conservancy
P. O. Box 461
Put-in-Bay, Ohio 43456
419-366-2087 or  leicsonservancy “at”

Yardworks Keeps Put-in-Bay in Shape

Put in Bay landscapePut-in Bay!  Fall is here and leaves will soon come tumbling down.  The Yardworks Fall Cleanup List is open.  Yardworks has the equipment and work force to pick up your leaves quickly and efficiently.  Yardworks composts all leaves, never burns them, and makes rich organic loam for next year’s use.  It’s also the perfect time to plant trees, shrubs, perennial flowers and spring bulbs.  Free estimates are available.

Put in Bay Yardworks

There’s no playing around at YARDWORKS!

“Leaf” it to Yardworks for all your autumn landscape needs.

Call 419-285-2147 or send e-mail to yardworkspib “at”

Put-in-Bay Weather Mixed Bag for Columbus Day

Miller Ferry en route to Catawba Island at 10:45 on Saturday, 10 October 2020.

Put-in-Bay weather forecast for Columbus Day weekend, from NOAA, presents an odd mix of beautiful sunshine, gusty northwest to northeast winds,  and rain.  Plan accordingly!

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WSW wind 16 to 19 kt decreasing to 13 to 16 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Waves around 2 ft.
NW wind 8 to 11 kt becoming NE 13 to 16 kt in the evening. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Waves 1 ft building to 3 ft.
ENE wind 18 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday Night
ENE wind 19 to 22 kt decreasing to 15 to 18 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
Columbus Day
E wind 12 to 15 kt becoming SSE 9 to 12 kt in the afternoon. A chance of showers after 2pm. Waves 2 to 3 ft.