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Kensington Metropark

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4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
(810) 227-8910 http://www.metroparks.com/parks/kensington-metropark/

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July 2018

Farmer for a Day

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on July 25, 2018 at 10:00am

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Designed to be educational and fun, this program allows kids the chance to work alongside our farmers taking care of animals. Each program includes a chance to meet all of the farm’s animals. Kids will perform hands-on tasks such as feeding and watering animals, mucking stalls, and hauling hay and grain sacks. They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as ice cream, bread, or cider. Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 8-15. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Solar Science Camp

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Have fun with the sun this summer. In this camp, we’ll discover why the sun is so important. We’ll construct a thermal tower, use a solar cover to make s’mores, and make some heat-sensitive color-changing slime to take home. Ages 7 and older. Please bring a lunch. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Fun on the Farm: Pigs

July 19 @ 10:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is especially for the little ones. We will have a story time, a craft, and an activity. Visit our pig pen and learn why pigs love to root in the mud. Ages 2 - 6, no preregistration required.

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Outdoor Adventure Club: Insect Adventure

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Go on a bug hunt! Catch butterflies. Flip over logs and rocks to find the creepy crawlies underneath. A different adventure each week. Sign up for one week of adventure or all four programs for $35. Ages 7 and older. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Farmer Jr.

July 20 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on July 20, 2018 at 12:00pm

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Now younger kids get their chance to work at the farm! If your child has the energy and enthusiasm for farm chores, but maybe not the muscle power yet, this is their program! Similar to our popular “Farmer for a Day,” but designed for the capabilities of younger kids. Farmer Jr. has kids work alongside Kensington Farmers to learn about life on the farm: meeting and feeding animals, hauling straw, doing chores and having fun! They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as butter, bread or cider.  Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 6-8. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Early American Skills Experience

July 21 - July 22
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is for teens and adults, and skill areas offered include Blacksmithing, Woodworking, Bead Working, Fiber Arts, Pioneer Life Skills, Open fire cooking on the open hearth, camp fire, Dutch oven and brick oven. You will complete a project to take home during the class. Located at the Kensington Living History Village, parking available at the Farm Center. Please preregister at http://www.chiefpontiacprograms.org/Skills_Experience.html.

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Huron Valley Optimist Club 5k Run/Walk/Roll

July 22 @ 8:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This event will help support multiple children's programs in the Huron Valley school district and across the state, with a special focus on one charity.  This year will be Scarlet's Smile named after 5-year-old Scarlet of Commerce. She was born with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, a rare genetic condition which continues to rob her of strength.  The mission of Scarlet's Smile is to build a large playground and splash pad in Commerce Township, accessible to kids of all abilities and disabilities. www.scarletssmile.com

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Parent-Child Scramble – Kensington Golf Course

July 22 @ 2:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This fun 9-hole, two-person scramble will have games, prizes, lunch and features two divisions: 13 – 18 and 12 and younger. Parents and Grandparents are both welcome to participate with their children/grandchildren. Please preregister online below or by calling, (810) 227-8916.

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Nature Art Camp

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Discover art in nature through this camp.  Explore the nature center area and collect items from nature to make amazing sculptures.  Then spend time at the lake while painting an awesome canvas.  While outside, track for animals and then pick your favorite track to make an animals tracks t-shirt.  Canvasses provided, please bring a white t-shirt.  Ages 6 and older. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Farmer for a Day

July 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on July 25, 2018 at 10:00am

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Designed to be educational and fun, this program allows kids the chance to work alongside our farmers taking care of animals. Each program includes a chance to meet all of the farm’s animals. Kids will perform hands-on tasks such as feeding and watering animals, mucking stalls, and hauling hay and grain sacks. They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as ice cream, bread, or cider. Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 8-15. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Horse Camp Jr

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Attention all junior horse lovers! Come join us for a horse themed Farmer for a Day program. Get the full behind the scenes experience with the Farm Center’s six draft horses and our driving program. Come ready for an action-packed day of learning and fun. Space is limited and fills up fast! For ages 8-10. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Outdoor Adventure Club: Reptile Adventure

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Meet some of the reptiles and amphibians that make their home at the Kensington Nature Center. Get a behind the scenes look at reptile care and help feed some of the animals. A different adventure each week. Sign up for one week of adventure or all four programs for $35. Ages 7 and older. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Junior Championship – Kensington Golf Course

July 28 @ 2:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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18-hole stroke play for ages 13 - 18. 9-hole stroke play for ages 12 and younger. Each age group will have both a boy’s and a girl’s division. Parents are encouraged to walk the course with their golfers. A spectator fee of $6 will be required. Entry fee includes golf, lunch and prizes. Please preregister online or by calling, (810) 227-8916.

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Kensington Marathon

July 29
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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4th Annual Kensington Marathon, Half-Marathon, & 10k. http://www.kensingtonmarathon.com/ 

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August 2018

Farmer for a Day

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 8, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on August 15, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on August 29, 2018 at 10:00am

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Designed to be educational and fun, this program allows kids the chance to work alongside our farmers taking care of animals. Each program includes a chance to meet all of the farm’s animals. Kids will perform hands-on tasks such as feeding and watering animals, mucking stalls, and hauling hay and grain sacks. They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as ice cream, bread, or cider. Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 8-15. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Mad Scientist Camp

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Make some noise and make a mess with a variety of fun science experiments. We’ll make things pop, fizz, and explode (safely, of course) while learning about different types of reactions. Ages 8 and older. Please bring a lunch. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Fun on the Farm: Cows

August 2 @ 10:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is especially for the little ones. We will have a story time, a craft, and an activity. Children will have the opportunity to visit our dairy cows and learn more about where milk comes from. Ages 2 - 6, no preregistration required.

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Outdoor Adventure Club: Backcountry Adventure

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Hit the trails for a morning of outdoor exploring. Bounce on the bog, crawl in the creek and jump in the mud. Be prepared to get dirty and wet. A different adventure each week. Sign up for one week of adventure or all four programs for $35. Ages 7 and older. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Farmer Jr.

August 3 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 10, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on August 24, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on August 31, 2018 at 12:00pm

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Now younger kids get their chance to work at the farm! If your child has the energy and enthusiasm for farm chores, but maybe not the muscle power yet, this is their program! Similar to our popular “Farmer for a Day,” but designed for the capabilities of younger kids. Farmer Jr. has kids work alongside Kensington Farmers to learn about life on the farm: meeting and feeding animals, hauling straw, doing chores and having fun! They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as butter, bread or cider.  Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 6-8. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Daring Day for Girls

August 4 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Build a survival hut, get lost (and un-lost) in a swamp, make natural noise-makers, learn how to survive a bear attack, how to identify poisonous plants and snakes, and more!  Girls will have fun learning real wilderness survival skills. Ages 8 and older. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Ladies’ Championship – Kensington Golf Course

August 4 @ 1:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This 18-hole, stoke play event, is open to all women with a USGA handicap or verifiable league handicap. There will be two divisions: Open and Senior (55+). Entry fee includes 18 holes with a cart, lunch and prizes. Please preregister online or by calling, (810) 227-8916.

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Daring Day for Boys

August 5 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Build a survival hut, get lost (and un-lost) in a swamp, make natural noise-makers, learn how to survive a bear attack, how to identify poisonous plants and snakes, and more!  Boys will have fun learning real wilderness survival skills. Ages 8 and older. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Senior Men’s Championship – Kensington Golf Course

August 5 @ 12:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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18-hole stroke play. Golfers must be at least 55 years old and have a USGA handicap or verifiable league handicap. Entry fee includes 18 holes with a cart, lunch and prizes. Please preregister online or by calling, (810) 227-8916.

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Farmer for a Day

August 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 8, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on August 15, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on August 29, 2018 at 10:00am

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Designed to be educational and fun, this program allows kids the chance to work alongside our farmers taking care of animals. Each program includes a chance to meet all of the farm’s animals. Kids will perform hands-on tasks such as feeding and watering animals, mucking stalls, and hauling hay and grain sacks. They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as ice cream, bread, or cider. Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 8-15. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Farmer Jr.

August 10 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 10, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on August 24, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on August 31, 2018 at 12:00pm

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Now younger kids get their chance to work at the farm! If your child has the energy and enthusiasm for farm chores, but maybe not the muscle power yet, this is their program! Similar to our popular “Farmer for a Day,” but designed for the capabilities of younger kids. Farmer Jr. has kids work alongside Kensington Farmers to learn about life on the farm: meeting and feeding animals, hauling straw, doing chores and having fun! They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as butter, bread or cider.  Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 6-8. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Colonial Kensington Free Preview Night

August 10 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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As the historical encampment sets up, stop in to do your early-bird shopping with the settlers and skip the admission fee. Items available for purchase vary based on merchants, but typically include iron and tin ware, candles, clothing, trinkets, toys, woodcrafts and leather goods of historical style.

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Golfing Under the Stars – Kensington Golf Course

August 10 @ 9:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Come out and tee it up for this 9-hole night golf event.  Space is limited to the first 18 teams. Entry fee includes 9-holes of glow golf, two glow balls, dinner, closest to the pin contest and prizes. Please preregister online or by calling, (810) 227-8916.

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Movie in the Park – Black Panther

August 11
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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We are excited to bring back our Movie in the Park with the showing of Black Panther. Grab your family and friends and join us for an evening of superheroes and a movie. Costumes are encouraged and will sure to be a great photo opportunity when you meet Panther Hero, Bat Hero, Spider Hero, American Hero and Warrior Hero.

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Colonial Kensington

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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See what life was like in the 1700’s! Experience an encampment, complete with historically dressed reenactors, craft and trades persons, and merchants where you may purchase hand crafted items. Saturday features a full schedule of events including military maneuvers and live music.

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Colonial Kensington

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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See what life was like in the 1700’s! Experience an encampment, complete with historically dressed reenactors, craft and trades persons, and merchants where you may purchase hand crafted items. Saturday features a full schedule of events including military maneuvers and live music.

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Men’s Championship – Kensington Golf Course

August 12 @ 12:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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18-hole stroke play. Event is open to all men with a USGA handicap or verifiable league handicap. Entry fee includes 18 holes with a cart, lunch and prizes. Please preregister online or by calling, (810) 227-8916.

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Farmer for a Day

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 8, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on August 15, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on August 29, 2018 at 10:00am

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Designed to be educational and fun, this program allows kids the chance to work alongside our farmers taking care of animals. Each program includes a chance to meet all of the farm’s animals. Kids will perform hands-on tasks such as feeding and watering animals, mucking stalls, and hauling hay and grain sacks. They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as ice cream, bread, or cider. Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 8-15. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Fun on the Farm: Goats

August 16 @ 10:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is especially for the little ones. We will have a story time, a craft, and an activity. Children will get to meet the stars of our goat herd, from silly to stubborn, but none of them gruff. Ages 2 - 6, no preregistration required.

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Early American Skills Experience

August 18 - August 19
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is for teens and adults, and skill areas offered include Blacksmithing, Woodworking, Bead Working, Fiber Arts, Pioneer Life Skills, Open fire cooking on the open hearth, camp fire, Dutch oven and brick oven. You will complete a project to take home during the class. Located at the Kensington Living History Village, parking available at the Farm Center. Please preregister at http://www.chiefpontiacprograms.org/Skills_Experience.html.

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Paddle to the Lotus

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Bring your canoe or kayak for a guided tour of Kent Lake.  We’ll paddle to a bed of American Lotus, North America’s largest wildflower.  Then we’ll take in a little of Kensington’s island history.  Please bring water.  Ages 12 and older.  Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Horse Camp

August 22 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Attention all horse lovers! Come join us for a horse themed Farmer for a Day program. Get the full behind the scenes experience with the Farm Center’s six draft horses and our driving program. Come ready for an action-packed day of learning and fun. Space is limited and fills up fast! For ages 10-15. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Farmer Jr.

August 24 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 10, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on August 24, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on August 31, 2018 at 12:00pm

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Now younger kids get their chance to work at the farm! If your child has the energy and enthusiasm for farm chores, but maybe not the muscle power yet, this is their program! Similar to our popular “Farmer for a Day,” but designed for the capabilities of younger kids. Farmer Jr. has kids work alongside Kensington Farmers to learn about life on the farm: meeting and feeding animals, hauling straw, doing chores and having fun! They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as butter, bread or cider.  Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 6-8. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Farmer for a Day

August 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 8, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on August 15, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on August 29, 2018 at 10:00am

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Designed to be educational and fun, this program allows kids the chance to work alongside our farmers taking care of animals. Each program includes a chance to meet all of the farm’s animals. Kids will perform hands-on tasks such as feeding and watering animals, mucking stalls, and hauling hay and grain sacks. They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as ice cream, bread, or cider. Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 8-15. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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Fun on the Farm: Horses

August 30 @ 10:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is especially for the little ones. We will have a story time, a craft, and an activity. Kids will enjoy visiting our draft horses and learning how they get dressed for work. Ages 2 - 6, no preregistration required.

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Farmer Jr.

August 31 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 10, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on August 24, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on August 31, 2018 at 12:00pm

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Now younger kids get their chance to work at the farm! If your child has the energy and enthusiasm for farm chores, but maybe not the muscle power yet, this is their program! Similar to our popular “Farmer for a Day,” but designed for the capabilities of younger kids. Farmer Jr. has kids work alongside Kensington Farmers to learn about life on the farm: meeting and feeding animals, hauling straw, doing chores and having fun! They will also get a chance to make a tasty farm food such as butter, bread or cider.  Space is limited and days fill up fast! For ages 6-8. Please preregister, (248) 684-8632.

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September 2018

Chow Time at the Farm

September 1 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
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One event on September 15, 2018 at 8:30am

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Ever wanted to feed the pigs? Help farm staff to feed the pigs, goats, cows, and more. Young farmers will learn what each animal eats and why. Ages 6 – 15. Space is limited so please call (248) 684-8632 to reserve a spot.

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Fun on the Farm: Hens

September 6 @ 10:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is especially for the little ones. We will have a story time, a craft, and an activity. Children will meet our flock of chickens and check for eggs too. Ages 2 to 6.

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National MS Society, MI Chapter Walk

September 8 @ 10:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Ending multiple sclerosis for good will take all of us. Walk MS helps us team up with friends, loved ones and co-workers to change the world for everyone affected by MS. Together, we become a powerful force. And with every step we take, every dollar we raise... we're that much closer. Together, we will end MS forever. www.nationalmssociety.org

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Bat Night Hike

September 8 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Go batty with this short evening walk. Learn to discover and identify our resident bats. Plan on being both indoors and outdoors. Ages 6 and up. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Grandparents’ Free Hayrides

September 9 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Grandma and Grandpa get a free ride when they take their grandkids on the hayride today, as a thank you to those that work very hard and still have time to bring their family for a fun afternoon at the farm.

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Invasive Shrub Removal – Kensington Metropark

September 13 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Join us in removing invasive shrubs, such as Autumn Olive, from Kensington Metropark.  We will meet at the Group Camp (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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2nd Annual Charity Golf Classic at Kensington Metropark Golf Course

September 14
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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The Huron-Clinton Metroparks Foundation is pleased to present the 2nd Annual Charity Golf Classic at Kensington Metropark, featuring former Detroit Red Wing, Darren Mccarty and Detroit Red Wings National Anthem singer, Karen Newman.

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Early American Skills Experience

September 15 - September 16
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is for teens and adults, and skill areas offered include Blacksmithing, Woodworking, Bead Working, Fiber Arts, Pioneer Life Skills, Open fire cooking on the open hearth, camp fire, Dutch oven and brick oven. You will complete a project to take home during the class. Located at the Kensington Living History Village, parking available at the Farm Center. Please preregister at http://www.chiefpontiacprograms.org/Skills_Experience.html.

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Fare’s Food Allergy Heroes Walk

September 15 @ 8:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Celebrate your food allergy heroes and make an impact at FARE’s Food Allergy Heroes Walk. Our walk exists to recognize the courage and determination of food allergy families and to empower these everyday heroes to help keep families managing food allergies safe. Through widespread fundraising and walks across the country, thousands of families come together to unite behind their commitment to FARE’s mission of life, health, and hope and raise funds that will change their children’s lives through research, education, advocacy and broad awareness.  fare.foodallergy.org

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Chow Time at the Farm

September 15 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
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One event on September 15, 2018 at 8:30am

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Ever wanted to feed the pigs? Help farm staff to feed the pigs, goats, cows, and more. Young farmers will learn what each animal eats and why. Ages 6 – 15. Space is limited so please call (248) 684-8632 to reserve a spot.

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Invasive Shrub Removal – Kensington Metropark

September 15 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Join us in removing invasive shrubs, such as Autumn Olive, from Kensington Metropark.  We will meet at the Group Camp (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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Autism Speaks Walk

September 15 @ 10:30 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Autism Speaks Walk is the world’s largest autism fundraising event dedicated to improving the lives of people with autism. Powered by the love of parents, grandparents, siblings, friends, relatives and supporters, the funds raised help ensure people of all abilities have access to the tools needed to lead their best lives.  www.autismspeaks.org

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Fun on the Farm: Tractors

September 20 @ 10:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is especially for the little ones. We will have a story time, a craft, and an activity. Children will get ride pedal tractors and enjoy a tractor-drawn hayride. Ages 2 to 6

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Calling All Owls

September 22 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Enjoy an evening stroll and search for owls and other nocturnal animals. Plan on being both indoors and outdoors. Ages 6 and up. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Fun on the Farm: Donkeys

September 27 @ 10:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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This program is especially for the little ones. We will have a story time, a craft, and an activity. Kids will enjoy visiting our donkeys and our donkeys will enjoy visiting with them. Ages 2 to 6.

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Invasive Shrub Removal – Kensington Metropark

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Join us in removing invasive shrubs, such as Autumn Olive, from Huron Meadows Metropark.  We will meet at the Acorn Ridge Picnic Shelter (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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ALS of Michigan Walk

September 30 @ 11:00 am
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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2018 marks our 18th year of Walking 'n Rolling for ALS! Join us at our largest fundraiser of the year. What better way to make a difference for our Michigan ALS community than to form a Walk team in honor of your special pALS?  www.alsofmichigan.org

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October 2018

Invasive Shrub Removal – Kensington Metropark

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Join us in removing invasive shrubs, such as Autumn Olive, from Kensington Metropark. We will meet at the Nature Center (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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Superintendent’s Revenge – Kensington Golf Course

October 7 @ 12:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Test your game as Kensington Golf Course will be set up as difficult as possible for this fun, challenging event. Entry fee includes 18-holes with a cart, lunch and prizes. Please preregister online or by calling, (810) 227-8916.

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