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Event Calendar

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Autumn Magic - WintUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center10/4/2014 2:00 PMNature Education Programs
Saturday. Bring the family for some sweet, colorful autumn magic. Press apples into cider, enjoy a fall snack and craft a leafprint T-shirt. Experience the magic of nature in the fall with a naturalist-led walk, song and activities in beautiful Independence Oaks County Park. Bring a light colored T-shirt for printing. $5/person. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturday.
Nature Sprouts - Red OaksUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center10/14/2014 10:00 AMNature Education Programs
Tuesday. Foster your child’s love of nature at this program designed for children 3-6 years old, accompanied by an adult. Indoor and outdoor hands-on nature discovery will include a hike, craft, story, snack and more. This session will focus on “Terrific Trees!” Please make other arrangements for siblings. $4/personCall 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday. Red Oaks Nature Center now booking field trips and outreach programs.
NatureFit: Rocks “Rock” - Red OaksUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center10/18/2014 1:30 PMNature Education Programs
Saturday. The science of geology will come alive during this program. Climb a rock wall—closed-toe shoes a must! In addition, hands-on activities and demos will help bring out the rockhound in you. This is the fourth program of the 2014 “NatureFit” series at the Red Oaks Nature Center. $4/person. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday. Red Oaks Nature Center now booking field trips and outreach programs.
Superheroes of the Woods - Red OaksUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center10/24/2014 7:00 PMNature Education Programs
Friday. If you could have any super power, which would it be? There are all kinds of extraordinary abilities in the woods from invisibility, flight, “supertools” and more. Discover the many ways that animals and plants survive and thrive in their environments. We’ll play games, go for an exploratory nature walk and have a supersnack! Come dressed as your favorite superhero and join us for an exciting evening! All ages welcome for this family fun event. $3/person. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday. Red Oaks Nature Center now booking field trips and outreach programs.
Happy Halloween Hayrides - WintUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center10/25/2014 10:00 AMNature Education Programs
Saturday. Oct. 25, 10 a.m.–noon OR 1-3 p.m.
Celebrate Halloween early with this day of family fun. Enjoy a hayride through the park, cider and donuts by a crackling fire, crafts, and learn the truth about some of Michigan’s creepy critters through LIVE animal exhibits. Get in the “spirit” by wearing a costume! $6/person. Sponsored by the Oakland County Credit Union. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturday.
Happy Halloween Hayrides - Wint Nature CenterUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center10/25/2014 1:00 PMNature Education Programs
Saturday, 10 a.m.–Noon (general public)
1–3 p.m. (general public)
$6/person. Limited to the first 80 people per session. Pre-registration required.
Tuning Your Tot into Fall - WintUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center11/8/2014 1:00 PMNature Education Programs
Saturday. Share quality time with your 3-6 year old at this awardwinning, early childhood program. This autumn session will focus on “My Five Senses.” Indoor and outdoor activities include songs, nature hike, craft, snack and more. Please make other arrangements for siblings. $4/person. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturday.
Fall Star Party - Wint Nature CenterUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center11/22/2014 8:00 PMNature Education Programs
Saturday. Look up and discover the autumn night sky during this starstudded evening. Oakland Astronomy Club astronomers will bring telescopes for deep sky investigation (weather permitting). Enjoy a naturalist- guided StarLab planetarium show. A star-themed craft and snack will round out the evening. Suitable for school-aged children and adults. $4/person. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturday.
ATTENTION SCOUT LEADERS: This program fulfills some
astronomy merit requirements. Call the naturalist at
248.625.6473 if you have any questions.
All Aboard “The Polar Express” - Red OaksUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center12/5/2014 7:00 PMNature Education Programs
Friday. Enjoy an evening of winter magic as we take a trip on The Polar Express—no passport needed! Craft some decorative holiday bells and watch the family-friendly movie! A snack will be provided. $3/person. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday. Red Oaks Nature Center now booking field trips and outreach programs.
Holiday Happenings - Red OaksUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center12/13/2014 1:00 PMNature Education Programs
Saturday. Help decorate the nature center’s tree and make a nature ornament for your own home. Learn what our forest friends are doing for the holidays and enjoy warm snacks around a toasty campfire. All ages welcome! $3/person. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday. Red Oaks Nature Center now booking field trips and outreach programs.
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