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Bird Feeders Out!
Jan
2...
Type Nature Center
When / Where Sat 01/02/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 02/06/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 03/05/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 04/02/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 05/07/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 06/04/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 07/02/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 08/06/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 09/03/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 10/01/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 11/05/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 12/03/2016  9:30am  Stony Creek Metropark
Location Stony Creek Metropark
Description

Bird Feeders Out!

Come to the nature center and relax in front of the bird windows with a cup of coffee. We'll put the bird feeders out and will be available for any questions or to help identify the birds you are seeing. If you're new to birding or just enjoy watching the birds, this time at the nature center is made for you.

Bird Feeders Out! is offered every first Saturday of the Month at 9:30am. Cost is $2 per person.

Dates

January 2, Februray 6, March 5, April 2, May 7, June 4, July 2, August 6, September 3, October 1, November 5, and December 3.

 

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Caterpillar Club: Snow Painting
Feb
13
Type Nature Center
When / Where Sat 02/13/2016  1pm  Stony Creek Metropark
Location Stony Creek Metropark
Description

Caterpillar Club: Snow Painting

Saturday, Feb 13  1 p.m.

Children will learn their colors as they play outside and paint the snow. This program is designed for 3 - 6 year olds. Cost: $4/child. Call the nature center at 586-781-9113 to register.

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Snowshoe Sunday
Feb
14
Type Nature Center
When / Where Sun 02/14/2016  1pm  Stony Creek Metropark
Location Stony Creek Metropark
Description

Snowshoe Sunday

Sunday, Feb 14  1 p.m.

Come out and enjoy the snow. We'll explore off trail with the help of snowshoes. We have a limited supply of snowshoes available. Snow permitting. Cost: $6/person. Please call the nature center at 586-781-9113 to register. 

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Science Olympiad: Amazing Arthropods
Feb
27-28
Type Nature Center
When / Where Sat 02/27/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Sat 02/27/2016  2pm  Stony Creek Metropark
Sun 02/28/2016  2pm  Stony Creek Metropark
Location Stony Creek Metropark
Description

Science Olympiad: Amazing Arthropods

Saturday, Feb 27  11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Sunday, Feb 28  2 p.m. 

For students competing in Science Olympiad only. Students will take a mock test to get them ready for the real test. We'll then have a discussion period all about arthropods. Cost: $4/student. Call the nature center at 586-781-9113 to register. Prepayment is required.

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Homeschool Wednesdays
Mar
2...
Type Nature Center
When / Where Wed 03/02/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Wed 03/09/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Wed 03/16/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Wed 04/13/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Wed 04/20/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Wed 04/27/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Location Stony Creek Metropark
Description

Homeschool Wednesdays

March 2, 9, and 16 at 11 a.m.

Mar 2: Awesome Opossum

Mar 9: Marvelous Maples

Mar 16: Eggcellent Eggsperiments

April 13, 20, 27 at 11 a.m.

Each day focuses on a different topic through activities, crafts and the use of artifacts. Please call the Stony Creek Nature Center at 586-781-9113 for topics and age requirements. Cost: $ 4/student.

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DIY Saturday: Bird Feeders
Mar
5
Type Nature Center
When / Where Sat 03/05/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Location Stony Creek Metropark
Description

DIY Saturday: Bird Feeders

Saturday, March 5

11 a.m.

Come out to the nature center and build yourself a birdfeeder to take home. Set it up outside a window and relax while watching the birds. Cost: $5 per person. Please preregister. To register, call the Stony Creek Metropark Nature Center at 586-781-9113.

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Caterpillar Children's Club: Maple Magic
Mar
12
Type Nature Center
When / Where Sat 03/12/2016  1pm  Stony Creek Metropark
Location Stony Creek Metropark
Description

Caterpillar Children's Club: Maple Magic

Saturday, March 12

1 p.m.

Come visit the nature center and learn all about maples through activities, stories and a craft. This program is designed for children ages 3 - 6 years old. Call the Stony Creek Metropark Nature Center at 586-781-9113.

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Birdin' with Ruth
Mar
12
Type Nature Center
When / Where
Description

Birdin' with Ruth

Birding begins at 8:30 a.m. Please call the Stony Creek Metropark Nature Center at 586-781-9113 for the meeting place.

Saturday, March 12  Incubating Eagles & Winter Waterfowl

Saturday, April 9  Loons, Grebes, Spring Waterfowl & Early Passerine Migrants

Saturday, May 14  Peak Warbler Migration along the Clinton River

Saturday, June 11  Nesting birds at Addison Oaks East

Saturday, September 10  Peak Fall Warbler Migration at Stony Creek Metropark

Saturday, October 8  Wolcott Mill Fall Migration

Saturday, November 12  Fall waterfowl migration at Upper and Lower Stony Creek Lake

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Easter Egg Scramble
Mar
19
Type Nature Center
When / Where Sat 03/19/2016    Stony Creek Metropark
Location Stony Creek Metropark
Description

Easter Egg Scramble

Saturday, March 19

1 p.m.

Join us for an Easter Egg Scramble. Then meet the Easter Bunny, make a craft and more! The egg scramble will be grouped by age. All ages welcome! Preregistration and prepayment required. Cost: $6 per child. Call the Stony Creek Metropark Nature Center at 586-781-9113 to register. Registration is open now!

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Spring Break Specials
Apr
4-8
Type Nature Center
When / Where Mon 04/04/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Tue 04/05/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Wed 04/06/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Thu 04/07/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Fri 04/08/2016  11am  Stony Creek Metropark
Location Stony Creek Metropark
Description

Spring Break Specials

11 a.m each day, $5/child, please preregister.

Monday, April 4: Eggcellent Eggs

Learn about eggs through hands-on experiments.

Tuesday, April 5: Paper Makin'

Come and discover some of our natural paper makers, then make some yourself.

Wednesday, April 6: Critter Corner

Come out and meet some of the nature center critters.

Thursday, April 7: Bird Feeder Fun

Discover what birds like to eat, then make a feeder to hang out our window.

Friday, April 8: Wonders of Water

Through hands-on experiments, we'll explore the wonderful world of water and discover teh cool things water can do.

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