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Clean Up the Clinton River Watershed - Lake SixteenUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Orion Oaks Park/Day Use7/30/2014 10:00 AMNature Education Programs
Lake Sixteen at Orion Oaks Boat Launch. Collect tennis balls and other trash on Lake Sixteen. Some kayaks and all safety equipment will be available or bring your own kayak. The following Clean Up Days are co-sponsored by the Clinton River Watershed Council. Register with the CRWC at amanda@crwc.org or call 248.858.0916.required for park entry.  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.  
Tuning Your Tot into SummerUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center8/2/2014 1:00 PMNature Education Programs
Celebrate nature with the 3–6 year old in your family by making “Tuning Your Tot” a seasonal habit. Make memories with your child as we sing, discover, hike, craft and snack our way through a summer afternoon. During this Summer session we’ll learn about “nature’s color palette”. Please make other arrangements for siblings. $4/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.
 
Nature at NightUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Independence Oaks Nature Center8/9/2014 8:00 PMNature Education Programs
Enjoy the “Park after Dark” under the light of a full moon. Discover nature’s night shift and enjoy a guided night hike, glow–in–the–dark nature craft, campfire stories and s’mores – plus – a live nocturnal animal exhibit provided by the Organization for Bat Conservation. $6/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.
 
Nature SproutsUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Red Oaks Nature Center8/16/2014 1:00 PMNature Education Programs
Foster your child’s love of nature at this program focused on “Nature’s Color Palette” and designed for children 3–6 years old accompanied by an adult. Indoor and outdoor hands-on nature discovery includes a hike, craft, story, snack and more. Please make other arrangements for siblings. $4/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.
 
Clean Up the Clinton River Watershed - Buhl Lake Boat LaunchUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Addison Oaks Park/Day Use8/20/2014 4:00 PMNature Education Programs
Buhl Lake at Addison Oaks Boat Launch. Help collect debris along Buhl Lake. Some kayaks and all safety equipment will be available or bring your own kayak. The following Clean Up Days are co-sponsored by the Clinton River Watershed Council. Register with
the CRWC at amanda@crwc.org or call 248.858.0916. 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 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.

 

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.
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