Coming Summer 2017
This first public meeting is an informal open house, designed to give attendees the opportunity to learn about the planning process and express general opinions about the future of the park; there will be no formal presentation.
The Kensington Farmers Market is open 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. every Saturday June through October at the Kensington Metropark Farm Center. Purchase locally grown produce and artisinal goods while enjoying entertainment, kid’s crafts, and other activities. If you are interested in being a Farmers Market vendor, the Kensington Farmers Market is accepting applications from both producers and artisans now through April 4th.
If you love nature and being outdoors, why not become a Metroparks employee? The Huron-Clinton Metroparks is hosting three job fairs for seasonal positions. Employment opportunities range from lifeguards and golf course attendants to maintenance.
If you’re ready for a totally unique outdoor experience, its time to Go Ape! Way more than just zip lines, Go Ape is a 2-3-hour journey through the forest canopy as you take on suspended obstacles, Tarzan swings and breathtaking zip lines – all with an incredible view.
The Metroparks are proud to play a special part in the lives of so many southeast Michigan residents. As we honor our 75th year, we want to celebrate the Metroparks experiences you’ve enjoyed with family and friends. Please share your stories, photos and memories with us.
Metroparks Takes Important Step to Conserve Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake Ryan Colliton, HCMA Stewardship Coordinator In September of 2016, the eastern massasauga rattlesnake was listed as threatened by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. As such, the eastern massasauga rattlesnake will…
To me, maple sugaring is the first sweet taste of spring. Weeks before the snow melts and the first leaf buds, maple trees begin to shake off their winter dormancy. As winter ends, the cycle of night time freezing temperatures and daytime thawing temperatures triggers the maple’s sap to begin flowing.
The holidays are over. The days are getting longer. New year’s resolutions are in full swing. Statistics show that the top two changes Americans want to make, in 2017, are to improve their overall health and improve their overall lives.
This first public meeting is an informal open house, designed to give attendees the opportunity to learn about the planning process and express general opinions about the future of the park; there will be no formal presentation. Participants will browse…