Welcome to Seven Ponds Nature Center Photography Club

Mission Statement

The Seven Ponds Camera Club, formed in 2009, was created to promote the advancement of photography as an art.  The purpose of the club is to bring together persons of like mind who are dedicated to the advancement of their skills by association with other members, through the study of the work of others and through spirited and friendly competition.  The club exists to offer opportunities for all to share knowledge within the club and in the community, through exhibitions and programs that excite interest in the knowledge and practice of all branches of photography. 

We meet the 1st and 3rd* Friday of the month at 7:00 PM at Seven Ponds Nature Center                     


Tuesday through Sunday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed Monday
Grounds open to members dawn to dusk.
3854 Crawford Road
Dryden, MI 48428-9776


Join Us for

For additional detail on events click on website tabs or links below 


Friday, Oct 26, 2018 7 PM 

  • Seven Ponds Photo Club Mentor Session 
  • Dale Vronch’s Lone Willow Studio. Lapeer, Mi
  • If you are coming or would like to learn more
  • please email or call Dale at dvronch@gmail.com or 810-66 4-0079.

Friday, Nov 2, 2018, 7 PM 

  • 1st  Friday Seven Ponds Photo Club Education Meeting  
  • Location: Seven Ponds Nature Center 3854 Crawford Road, Dryden, MI 48428-9776  
  • Speaker: Daryl Bernard
  • Topic: Seven Ponds Nature Center
  • Topic: Member Slide Show 5 Favorite photos *
  • Cookies by:  Kristin Grudzien
  • Send In your 5 Favorite Photos to share
  • 5 favorite photos taken during our club outings
  • We have had many club activities, trips and photo shoots – this is our members chance to share 
    • 5 of their favorite images taken during these events
  • Share Assignment Images:  Assignment Color Change and Reflections
  • Send images to Stu at 7pondsphoto@gmail.com by noon 11-2-2018
  • Note there is no size requirements for the 1st-week image submissions 

Volunteer Help    Looking for Volunteer Help 

1.     Holiday Kick Off & Pot Luck – Friday Jan 4, 2019  Planning, Set up and Decorations

2.     2019 Trip Planning Committee – Sign up to host trips or meetups in the 2019 season 

3.     Newsletter Content – Email: Mark Robinson mark.sppc@comcast.net  Looking for Member article contributions      

1 & 2 Sign up at the next meeting or email LeeAnn McLaneGoetz at 7pondsphotoexpo@gmail.com

GDCCC Banquet

  • Sat, Jan 26, 2019 at 11 AM The Venetian Club  Madison Heights, Mi

Tickets will go on sale at the Nov 2, Nov 16, Jan 4, Jan 18 meetings.

Photo Trips Meet-Ups - Upcoming

·         Mon Oct 29, 2018 10 AM Tillson Street Halloween  Tillson Street Romeo

·         Sat  Dec 8, 2018    2 PM Here we come a-wassailing! All Horse Parade Metamora,Mi 


Looking for member content for next letter : Email: Mark Robinson mark.sppc@comcast.net


Guest Speakers

Monthly Assignments

Flyers & Manuals

Thank You
LeeAnn McLaneGoetz
VP Seven Ponds Photo Club
Secretary Seven Ponds Photo Club




Events at Seven Ponds Nature Center


Seven Ponds Nature Center Photography Club
Elected Board for 2018 - 2019
Jim Lewis - President /DPD Print Competition
LeeAnn McLaneGoetz- VP1 - Secretary
Bobbie Lewis -VP2
Dave Ulman - Treasurer 
Hank Lewis - DPD Print Competition
Jim Lewis - DPD Print Competition
Jerry Badgero - Board Member - Trip
Todd Bielby - Board Member - Trip
Stu Davis - Board Member - 1st-week image manager
Mike Mercier - Board Member
*Ward McGinnis - President - 2018 Resigned 10-19-2018

Contact Us: 7pondsphotoexpo@gmail.com


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