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NatureFit: Kayak/Try It!Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center8/23/2014 10:00 AMNature Education Programs
Saturday, Aug. 23, 10 a.m.–Noon or 2–4 p.m.
If you want to try kayaking, this beginner’s program is for you! Learn kayaking basics and take a tour of beautiful Crooked Lake. In addition, enjoy a guided nature hike. Water and snack provided. Suitable for ages 11 through adult. Space is limited—register early! This is the third program of our 2014 “NatureFit” series at Independence Oaks. $5/person;Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on
Saturday; 248.625.6473. Visa/Discover/MasterCard are accepted. There are no refunds for advance payments unless program is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment. Due to program limitations, walk-in guests may not be accommodated.
 
Rattlesnake Recognition for Dog Owners - Orion OaksUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Orion Oaks Dog Park8/23/2014 12:00 PMNature Education Programs
Dog owners can see and learn more about Michigan snakes. Keep dogs safe by avoiding Michigan’s only venomous snake, the Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake. Displays, live snakes and educational materials will be available during this event. Unless otherwise noted, pre-registration is required by calling 248.858.0916 during regular weekday business hours. A valid daily or annual Vehicle Permit is required for park entry.
NatureFit: Kayak/Try It!Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center8/23/2014 2:00 PMNature Education Programs

Saturday, Aug. 23, 10 a.m.–Noon or 2–4 p.m.
If you want to try kayaking, this beginner’s program is for you! Learn kayaking basics and take a tour of beautiful Crooked Lake. In addition, enjoy a guided nature hike. Water and snack provided. Suitable for ages 11 through adult. Space is limited—register early! This is the third program of our 2014 “NatureFit” series at Independence Oaks. $5/person;Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on
Saturday; 248.625.6473. Visa/Discover/MasterCard are accepted. There are no refunds for advance payments unless program is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment. Due to program limitations, walk-in guests may not be accommodated.

 

Butterfly ParadeUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center9/6/2014 1:30 PMNature Education Programs
Parade starts at 3 p.m. Interactive Nature talk, Make and Take children's crafts, Retro games and more. Free event sponsored by ITC, Oakland Parks Foundation and Oakland County Parks and Recreation. Please see link below for Additional Information. To register, call: 248.858.0916.
Monarch MigrationUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center9/10/2014 6:30 PMNature Education Programs
One of the most amazing journeys on earth is the migration of the Monarch Butterfly. Monarchs in Michigan fly nearly 2,500 miles to Mexico to overwinter. Learn about these beautiful butterflies
and their incredible journey, as well as what can be done to help create a habitat for this butterfly. Free program sponsored by ITC. Unless otherwise noted, pre-registration is required by calling 248.858.0916 during regular weekday business hours. A valid daily or annual Vehicle Permit is required for park entry.
NatureFit: Fun and GamesUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center9/13/2014 10:00 AMNature Education Programs
Join us for a family fun morning filled with retro games. An obstacle course, scooters and ultimate Frisbee will get you outdoors and active. Cool down with a healthy snack
at the Nature Center. This is the third program of our 2014 “NatureFit” series. $3/person; Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday; 248.585-0100. Visa/Discover/MasterCard are accepted. There are no refunds for advance payments unless program is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment. Due to program limitations, walk-in guests may not be accommodated.
 
Migration – My Gracious!Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center9/13/2014 10:00 AMNature Education Programs
Due to seasonal climate changes, many animals move from place to place, or migrate. Join guest naturalist Tim Nowicki as he shares some of the extraordinary physical accomplishments of migrating
wildlife. After an indoor presentation “migrate” outdoors to search for wildlife while hike the trails. $3/person;Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturday; 248.625.6473.
Rattlesnake Recognition for Dog Owners - Lyon Oaks Dog ParkUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Lyon Oaks Dog Park9/13/2014 12:00 PMNature Education Programs
Dog owners can see and learn more about Michigan snakes. Keep dogs safe by avoiding Michigan’s only venomous snake, the Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake. Displays, live snakes and educational materials will be available during this event. Unless otherwise noted, pre-registration is required by calling 248.858.0916 during regular weekday business hours. A valid daily or annual Vehicle Permit is required for park entry.
Migration – My Gracious!Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center9/20/2014 10:00 AMNature Education Programs
Due to seasonal climate changes, many animals move from place to place, or migrate. Join guest naturalist Tim Nowicki as he shares some of the extraordinary physical accomplishments of migrating
wildlife. After an indoor presentation “migrate” outdoors to search for wildlife while hiking the trails.$3/person; Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday; 248.585-0100.
Happy Halloween Hayrides-Wint Nature CenterUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center10/25/2014 10:00 AMNature 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. For more information and to register, please contact 248.858.0916.
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.
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