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5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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July 2017

Nature Survivors Day Camp – Summer Camp

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on July 21, 2017 at 10:00am

Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Explore the ecosystems of Indian Springs during this two-day camp program. Learn all about the plants and animals that inhabit the park and enhance your wilderness survival skills.

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Nature Survivors Day Camp – Summer Camp

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Explore the ecosystems of Indian Springs during this two-day camp program. Learn all about the plants and animals that inhabit the park and enhance your wilderness survival skills.

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Darwin Day

July 22 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Wild animals have all sorts of crazy, interesting adaptations that help ward off predators, capture prey, attain mates, and endure varying environmental conditions. Partake in fun activities for the whole family during this open house.

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4-H Eco-Challenge Day Camp – Summer Camp

July 24 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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The 4-H Eco-Challenge is celebrating its 8th year at Indian Springs Metropark this summer. The Eco-Challenge is a hands-on experiential science experiment like no other. Middle School and High School students experience cutting edge science mixed with outdoor fun.

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4-H Eco-Challenge Day Camp – Summer Camp

July 25 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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The 4-H Eco-Challenge is celebrating its 8th year at Indian Springs Metropark this summer. The Eco-Challenge is a hands-on experiential science experiment like no other. Middle School and High School students experience cutting edge science mixed with outdoor fun.

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4-H Eco-Challenge Day Camp – Summer Camp

July 26 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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The 4-H Eco-Challenge is celebrating its 8th year at Indian Springs Metropark this summer. The Eco-Challenge is a hands-on experiential science experiment like no other. Middle School and High School students experience cutting edge science mixed with outdoor fun.

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4-H Eco-Challenge Day Camp – Summer Camp

July 27 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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The 4-H Eco-Challenge is celebrating its 8th year at Indian Springs Metropark this summer. The Eco-Challenge is a hands-on experiential science experiment like no other. Middle School and High School students experience cutting edge science mixed with outdoor fun.

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4-H Eco-Challenge Day Camp – Summer Camp

July 28 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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The 4-H Eco-Challenge is celebrating its 8th year at Indian Springs Metropark this summer. The Eco-Challenge is a hands-on experiential science experiment like no other. Middle School and High School students experience cutting edge science mixed with outdoor fun.

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Stormy Science

July 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Have you ever wondered why it storms and how it happens? With the help of a park interpreter, we will dive into meteorology and amateur storm chasing. Learn about storm conditions and weather tracking. Make your own weather instrument to use at home.

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Clock Carvers

July 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Get your creative juices flowing with this (not so) “timeless” piece of artwork for your home. We will be shaping vinyl records to create a clock for your wall! All materials will be provided. Ages 10 and older.

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August 2017

“Fit-ography” – Summer Camp

August 1 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am
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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Interested in fitness AND photography? This program is perfect for you! Every Tuesday morning throughout the month of August, we will walk and jog the beautiful Indian Springs Metropark, capturing photos as we go.

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Upcycled Art Camp – Summer Camp

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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At this camp, we will be using recycled materials to create beautiful works of art! This is an eco-friendly way to get creative and to see what you can make out of non-conventional items.

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Take a Walk Wednesday

August 2 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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This weekday morning parent-child program is perfect for preschool to elementary school-aged children. Take an interpreter led hike to explore the trail in new ways. Call for topic. No registration necessary.

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Wild Artist Day Camp – Summer Camp

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Let your artistic side go wild here at Indian Springs! At this camp, we will be exploring several different mediums of art while learning about nature. Practice your wildlife photography skills and take your best shot home. Paint the great outdoors using natural materials and make a wild mural to take home with you!

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The Science and Art of Bubbles

August 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Bubbles are amazing! We will make our own bubble wands, learn some bubble recipes, do some bubble experiments, and even create bubble art! Ages 4 and up.

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“Fit-ography” – Summer Camp

August 8 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am
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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Interested in fitness AND photography? This program is perfect for you! Every Tuesday morning throughout the month of August, we will walk and jog the beautiful Indian Springs Metropark, capturing photos as we go.

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“Me and my Grown-up” Nature Day Camp – Summer Camp

August 9 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Developed for our youngest visitors and their caregivers, this camp provides a taste of all your favorite camp activities! Each grown-up/child pair will make a craft together, learn about an animal, go on a nature hike and play some camp games.

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Prairie Adventure Hike

August 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Come and explore the unique prairie ecosystem at the park and all the things that live there. Take a ¾ mile hike through the lupine loop where you will hear the insects, smell the wildflowers, and view wildlife that calls the prairie home. Wear your best hiking shoes and come ready for adventure! All ages.

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Geocache Treasure Hunt

August 13 @ 10:00 am
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Have you ever used a GPS unit? Would you like to search for hidden treasure the high tech way? Join us for this program where we will explore using satellites to find our way and locate hidden practice geocaches in the park. This program also meets the requirements for the Junior Girl Scouts Geocacher badge.

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“Fit-ography” – Summer Camp

August 15 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am
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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Interested in fitness AND photography? This program is perfect for you! Every Tuesday morning throughout the month of August, we will walk and jog the beautiful Indian Springs Metropark, capturing photos as we go.

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Treasure Hunters Day Camp – Summer Camp

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 16, 2017 at 10:00am

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Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Ahoy! Bring out your inner pirate for this engaging three-day camp program. Embark on exciting explorations, bury treasure, and learn how to use a GPS unit to mark the spot. Create your own treasure map and compass, and then use the compass and GPS to search for your friends’ buried treasure.

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Take a Walk Wednesday

August 16 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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This weekday morning parent-child program is perfect for preschool to elementary school-aged children. Take an interpreter led hike to explore the trail in new ways. Call for topic. No registration necessary.

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Treasure Hunters Day Camp – Summer Camp

August 16 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 16, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on August 17, 2017 at 10:00am

Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Ahoy! Bring out your inner pirate for this engaging three-day camp program. Embark on exciting explorations, bury treasure, and learn how to use a GPS unit to mark the spot. Create your own treasure map and compass, and then use the compass and GPS to search for your friends’ buried treasure.

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Treasure Hunters Day Camp – Summer Camp

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 17, 2017 at 10:00am

Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Ahoy! Bring out your inner pirate for this engaging three-day camp program. Embark on exciting explorations, bury treasure, and learn how to use a GPS unit to mark the spot. Create your own treasure map and compass, and then use the compass and GPS to search for your friends’ buried treasure.

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Crystals with Jill

August 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Learn the story behind the “bling”. Where do crystals come from and how do they form? What do they mean when we find them in the environment? How do they get their color? Delve into these questions and more plus create a crystal out of simple household materials to take home! Ages 8 and up.

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“Fit-ography” – Summer Camp

August 22 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am
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One event on August 29, 2017 at 7:00am

Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Interested in fitness AND photography? This program is perfect for you! Every Tuesday morning throughout the month of August, we will walk and jog the beautiful Indian Springs Metropark, capturing photos as we go.

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Forest Friends Camp – Summer Camp

August 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Trees are terrific! Campers will plant seedlings, learn about landscape design, and create their own ecosystem terrarium to take home. Please bring a sack lunch.

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Invasive Shrub Removal – Indian Springs Metropark

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Join us in removing invasive shrubs like autumn-olive, buckthorn, and honeysuckle from Indian Springs Metropark. This opportunity involves cutting down invasive shrubs with handsaws/loppers and treating the cut stumps with herbicide. We will meet at the Schmitt Lake parking lot (look for the Metroparks vehicle and flag). Volunteers receive free day entry to the park, just let the toll booth attendant know you are at the park for a volunteer workday.

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Girl Scout Cadettes: Tree Legacy Badge

August 26 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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This program will meet the requirements for the tree legacy badge. We will try some tree fun, dig into the amazing science of trees, make a creative project starring trees, explore the connection between trees and people, and help trees thrive.

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“Fit-ography” – Summer Camp

August 29 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am
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One event on August 8, 2017 at 7:00am

One event on August 15, 2017 at 7:00am

One event on August 22, 2017 at 7:00am

One event on August 29, 2017 at 7:00am

Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Interested in fitness AND photography? This program is perfect for you! Every Tuesday morning throughout the month of August, we will walk and jog the beautiful Indian Springs Metropark, capturing photos as we go.

Find out more »

Take a Walk Wednesday

August 30 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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This program will meet the requirements for the tree legacy badge. We will try some tree fun, dig into the amazing science of trees, make a creative project starring trees, explore the connection between trees and people, and help trees thrive.

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September 2017

EDC Homeschool Series – Ecosystem Explorations

September 5 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Investigate the ecosystems of Indian Springs Metropark firsthand! Ages 7 and 8, 9 and 10, 11 and up. Program fee due at time of registration.

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Family Lab Day: Grandparents Day!

September 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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In this family lab day, kids can bring their grandparents along for quality time enjoying some scientific phenomena! We will be looking at the world’s smallest wonders through the lens of a microscope. All ages.

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BioBlitz

September 16 @ 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Ready… Set…. Blitz! BioBlitz events happen across the planet. Now you can join in the action and race to find and I.D. as many plants and animals as possible within a limited time, then share your findings with the world! Families, students, teachers, scientists, and other community members are invited work together to discover plants, animals, microbes, fungi, and other organisms inside Indian Springs Metropark. All hikes depart from the Environmental Discovery Center between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.

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Invasive Shrub Removal – Indian Springs Metropark

September 21 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Join us in removing invasive shrubs like autumn-olive, buckthorn, and honeysuckle from Indian Springs Metropark. This opportunity involves cutting down invasive shrubs with handsaws/loppers and treating the cut stumps with herbicide. We will meet at the intersection of Cuthbert and Crosby Road (look for the Metroparks vehicle and flag). Volunteers receive free day entry to the park, just let the toll booth attendant know you are at the park for a volunteer workday.

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Snake Seekers

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Learn about the snakes of Indian Springs, including the Massasauga and Blue Racer, then take a hike to look for our reptilian friends. Also meet a snake up close! Ages 8 and older.

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Fall Leaf Hike and T-Shirt Stamping

September 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Fall fun for the whole family! Hike through the crunchy leaves, enjoy the autumn colors, and collect a leaf from each type of tree you encounter. Then paint a beautiful t-shirt to take home. Ages 3 and up.

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October 2017

Fabulous Fungi

October 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Fall forests are bursting with color. Leaves are changing, animals are more active, and mushrooms are sprouting all around! Take a fall hike with us and learn about the fabulous world of fungi and how to identify common species.

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EDC Homeschool Series: Fun Science Phenomena

October 3 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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If you like experiments, this program is for you! Ages 7 and 8, 9 and 10, 11 and up. Program fee due at time of registration.

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Family Nature Club – “Bat”acular Bats

October 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Did you know there are nine species of bats living in Michigan? Come learn about them, play some “batty” games, and explore outside to find places a bat would like to live. This program is ideal for families with preschool to early elementary age children.

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Girl Scout Juniors: Animal Habitats

October 8 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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In this program, we will meet all requirements for the animal habitats badge. Scouts will learn about wild animals in the park, investigate their habitats, create your own animal house, explore the topic of endangered habitats, and help protect animal habitats.

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Great Pumpkin Hunt

October 14 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Experience pumpkin painting, face painting, hay rides and or course a pumpkin hunt. For more information please contact the Huron Valley Optimist at huronvalleyoptimist.com or Indian Springs Metropark at (248) 625-6640.

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Cider Making

October 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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This festive fall program is fun for the whole family! You will make your own apple cider by using a cider press. Enjoy delicious donuts and learn all about different kinds of apples. All ages.

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Girl Scout Brownies Hiker

October 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Before we head out on the trail, there are many things to learn about hiking! We will teach you how to be prepared to take a safe hike. Bring your favorite trail pack, a water bottle, maybe binoculars and definitely good walking shoes. We’ll hike rain or shine so dress for the weather. Brownies will fulfill requirements to earn their Brownie Hiker badge.

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Amazing Arachnids

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Learn about Michigan’s true spiders and see just how amazing they can be. There will be games, crafts and a hike to search for spiders in the great outdoors. All ages.

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Boy Scout Webelos: Into the Woods and Into the Wild

October 28
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Learn about Michigan’s true spiders and see just how amazing they can be. There will be games, crafts and a hike to search for spiders in the great outdoors. All ages.

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Hoots and Haunts Halloween

October 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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It’s that time of year when trees creak, doors squeak, and we put on a Halloween party for little ghosts and goblins! Dress up in your favorite Halloween costume and come out for spooky fun! Creepy characters will be your hosts for a not-too-scary afternoon of activities and treats. Ages 10 and younger.

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November 2017

Family Nature Club – Terrific Turkeys

November 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Let’s find out about the wild turkeys that live at the park and what makes them special! We’ll make a turkey caller and then explore outdoors for turkey signs. This program is ideal for families with preschool to early elementary age children.

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Folklore Under the Full Moon

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Let’s find out about the wild turkeys that live at the park and what makes them special! We’ll make a turkey caller and then explore outdoors for turkey signs. This program is ideal for families with preschool to early elementary age children.

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Art in the Park: Painting the Prairie

November 5 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Explore nature and your artistic side with our environmental craft club. This week’s project will be a short hike to paint the fall colors of our prairie habitat while learning about some of the amazing plants and animals that call it home. Upcycled crafts planned in case of poor weather. Ages 10 and older.

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EDC Homeschool Series: Maps – Where are you?

November 7 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Learn to navigate and read maps! Ages 7 and 8, 9 and 10, 11 and up. Program fee due at time of registration.

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Owl Prowl

November 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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When night falls, the “wood tigers” come out – owls! Learn which species are found in your park, what they eat, and get an up close and personal view of owls in our collection. Make an owl caller to take home. We will walk, quietly, to areas where the local owls hang out in an attempt to call them in for a closer look. We’ll also try to spot other wildlife and call in a coyote or two. Bring a flashlight and dress for the weather. Ages 12 and older.

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Boy Scout Webelos Earth Rocks!

November 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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If rocks are your “thing”, this is your workshop! Scouts will go on a rock hunt, test minerals, identify geology in the buildings around us, learn about geology careers, and discover geology in action. All of the requirements for the Elective Adventure will be met. Each scout will receive a Michigan Rock Card to take home!

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Girl Scout Juniors: Geocacher

November 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Have you ever used a GPS unit? Would you like to search for hidden treasure, the “high tech” way? Join us for this program where we will explore using satellites to find our way and locate hidden practice geocaches in the park. This program will include indoor and outdoor components. Program fee due at time of registration.

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Art in the Park: Ecosystem Engineers

November 19 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Explore nature and your artistic side with our environmental craft club. This week’s project will bring a little greenery into your home by crafting moss terrariums from recycled materials. No watering needed! Ages 10 and older.

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Tracking the Wild Turkey

November 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Once you’ve completed your Thanksgiving feasting and shopping, lace up your hiking shoes to head outdoors and learn all the essentials of this holiday’s icon, as we track the wild turkey! Ages 8 and older.

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December 2017

Family Nature Club – You’ll Make a Yule Log

December 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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A Yule Log is a special tradition in many parts of the world. Join us to hear the stories behind the tradition. Using natural materials from the park, your family will create your own Yule Log to take home. This program is ideal for families with preschool to early elementary age children.

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EDC Homeschool Series: Winter Ecology

December 5 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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You can learn a lot about the environment during the winter! Dress warmly and come investigate what all the animals and plants are doing in winter. Ages 7 and 8, 9 and 10, 11 and up. Program fee due at time of registration.

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Snacks with Santa

December 9
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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You can learn a lot about the environment during the winter! Dress warmly and come investigate what all the animals and plants are doing in winter. Ages 7 and 8, 9 and 10, 11 and up. Program fee due at time of registration.

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Family Lab Day: Snowflake Science

December 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Do you know snow? In this family lab activity, we will examine snow very close up, even through the microscope! We’ll also create some snowy crystals to take home. If the weather is right, we will even head outside for some snow experiments! All Ages.

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Winter Day Camp

December 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Just because its winter doesn’t mean we can’t camp! We will pitch a big tent indoors and partake in fun activities to enhance your wilderness survival skills. Embark on an eco-exploration hike. Then warm up with a cup of hot chocolate. We’ll also make nature crafts to take home. Be sure to dress for the weather and bring a sack lunch! Ages 7 and older.

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