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Lake St. Clair Metropark

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31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
(586) 463-4581

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July 2017

Nature Play

July 24 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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During this guided free-play, a naturalist will engage you and your children in outdoor activities that will stimulate your children’s imagination and help them begin to understand the workings of the world around them. Ages 3 – 6. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Turtle Talk

July 25 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out for fun activities to learn about turtles. Meet the nature center turtles up close, then head out on the trail to search for turtles in the pond. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Mobile Boat Wash

July 28 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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The Michigan mobile boat wash station will be at Lake St. Clair Metropark on Friday, July 28th from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Come out to learn about invasive species and how to protect our freshwaters with the Clinton river watershed council and the Metroparks!

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Evening Voyageur Canoe

July 28 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on July 28, 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on August 11, 2017 at 7:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Join us as we travel through time aboard a 34 foot traditional voyageur canoe. We’ll paddle through history, exploring nature and Michigan’s fur trade. Ages 7 and older. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Soccer in the Sand

July 29 - July 30
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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5v5 beach soccer tournament played in the sand with goalkeepers creating lots of shots and goals! Bring the entire family out to watch the games.

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Sunday Concert – Lake St. Clair

July 30 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on July 9, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 16, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 23, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 30, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 6, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 13, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 20, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 27, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on September 3, 2017 at 6:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out and enjoy a free concert. There’s a concert for everyone as the bands cover several genres of music. Bring your own lawn chairs. Park entry fee is required.

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August 2017

Rosco the Clown

August 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on August 2, 2017 at 11:00am

One event on August 30, 2017 at 11:00am

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Grab the kids and come out to see Rosco perform his magic, sing songs, and play games. Free program for the entire family.

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Animal Search: Pond Life

August 2 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come and discover the small animals that live in the water. We’ll go out to the pond and see if we can catch some of these amazing critters. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Mind Over Matter Alzheimer Association Bike Event

August 5 @ 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Grab your family, your bikes, and pedal your way to supporting the Alzheimer's Association at the 13th Annual Mind Over Matter Bike Event! This event has staggered start times as there is a 40 mile, 25 mile and a 5-mile ride.

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Kayak Marsh Exploration

August 5 @ 10:00 am
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One event on August 5, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on September 2, 2017 at 10:00am

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Bring your kayak or canoe as we wind our way through the cattails to explore the North Marsh. Some canoes may be available to rent through Simple Adventures located in the park. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Point Rosa Marsh Walk

August 5 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out to walk the boardwalk and explore this beautifully restored wetland. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Art in Nature

August 6 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Explore nature through family friendly art activities. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Sunday Concert – Lake St. Clair

August 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on July 9, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 16, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 23, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 30, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 6, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 13, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 20, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 27, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on September 3, 2017 at 6:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out and enjoy a free concert. There’s a concert for everyone as the bands cover several genres of music. Bring your own lawn chairs. Park entry fee is required.

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Animal Search: Frogs

August 9 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Meet a couple of the nature center’s animals then go for a walk in search of frogs. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Evening Voyageur Canoe

August 11 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on July 28, 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on August 11, 2017 at 7:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Join us as we travel through time aboard a 34 foot traditional voyageur canoe. We’ll paddle through history, exploring nature and Michigan’s fur trade. Ages 7 and older. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Wheels & Heels 2017 Handcycle Race and Run

August 12 @ 7:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Pick your event as there is a handcycle 10K and 5K race along with a 5K run. More information and registration can be found at http://www.rimrehab.org/.

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Monarch Butterflies

August 12 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Egg, caterpillar, chrysalis, butterfly – come and see the life cycle of the monarch and learn more about this amazing insect! If we have some adults, we will be releasing them to journey on to their wintering grounds in Mexico. Find out how you can help them along, too! Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Small Wonders Walk

August 13 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Let’s take a walk to find the small critters that are underfoot, in the leaf litter and under the water. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Sunday Concert – Lake St. Clair

August 13 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on July 9, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 16, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 23, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 30, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 6, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 13, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 20, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 27, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on September 3, 2017 at 6:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out and enjoy a free concert. There’s a concert for everyone as the bands cover several genres of music. Bring your own lawn chairs. Park entry fee is required.

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Riversafe, Lakesafe

August 14 @ 7:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Learn how your actions can help keep your freshwater resources clean and healthy during this presentation from the Clinton River Watershed Council. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Animal Search: Turtles

August 16 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Meet a couple of the nature center’s animals then go for a walk in search of turtles. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Morning in the Marsh Voyageur Canoe

August 19 @ 9:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Join us as we paddle through our unique marsh aboard a 34 foot traditional voyageur canoe. We’ll explore nature and Michigan’s fur trade. Ages 7 and older. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Family Adventure: Bug Hunt

August 20 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out each month to explore a different topic. This month, we’ll have an adventure using sweep nets, searching for bugs. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Sunday Concert – Lake St. Clair

August 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on July 9, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 16, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 23, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 30, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 6, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 13, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 20, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 27, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on September 3, 2017 at 6:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out and enjoy a free concert. There’s a concert for everyone as the bands cover several genres of music. Bring your own lawn chairs. Park entry fee is required.

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Senior Day – Park Bus Tour – Lake St. Clair

August 21
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Relax during this tour of Lake St Clair Metropark as you discover the history of the park, learn about the Marsh Restoration and look for animals that call this Metropark home.

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Senior Day – Coffee ‘n’ Birds – Lake St. Clair

August 21 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Seniors, visit the nature center, learn all about birds and relax with some coffee. You can go for a short walk to search for birds, or relax and look at the birds visiting the bird feeders. You’ll even get a chance to make a bird feeder to attract birds to your home.

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BassMasters

August 24 - August 27
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Bass Masters Elite Series comes to Lake St Clair! Come see the pros start out the day, enjoy the festivities as you wait for the official weigh-in.

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Voyageur Encampment

August 26 - August 27
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Discover the rich history of the Voyageurs during the Great Lakes Fur Trade Era at the Annual Voyageur Encampment. The lifestyles and skills of the Voyageurs, Coureurs de Bois, American Indians, military and settlers of the Great Lakes Fur Trade Era will be recreated as re-enactors in period clothing set up camp for the weekend surrounded by traditional canoes and a trading post.

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Voyageur Encampment

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on August 27, 2017 at 10:00am

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Join us as we paddle through our unique marsh aboard a 34 foot traditional voyageur canoe. We’ll explore nature and Michigan’s fur trade. Ages 7 and older. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Voyageur Encampment

August 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on August 27, 2017 at 10:00am

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Join us as we paddle through our unique marsh aboard a 34 foot traditional voyageur canoe. We’ll explore nature and Michigan’s fur trade. Ages 7 and older. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Sunday Concert – Lake St. Clair

August 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on July 9, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 16, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 23, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 30, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 6, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 13, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 20, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 27, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on September 3, 2017 at 6:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out and enjoy a free concert. There’s a concert for everyone as the bands cover several genres of music. Bring your own lawn chairs. Park entry fee is required.

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Rosco the Clown

August 30 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on August 2, 2017 at 11:00am

One event on August 30, 2017 at 11:00am

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Grab the kids and come out to see Rosco perform his magic, sing songs, and play games. Free program for the entire family.

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September 2017

Kayak Marsh Exploration

September 2 @ 10:00 am
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One event on August 5, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on September 2, 2017 at 10:00am

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Bring your kayak or canoe as we wind our way through the cattails to explore the North Marsh. Some canoes may be available to rent through Simple Adventures located in the park. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Sunday Concert – Lake St. Clair

September 3 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on July 9, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 16, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 23, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on July 30, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 6, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 13, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 20, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on August 27, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on September 3, 2017 at 6:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out and enjoy a free concert. There’s a concert for everyone as the bands cover several genres of music. Bring your own lawn chairs. Park entry fee is required.

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Monarch ‘n’ Hummingbirds on the Move!

September 9 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Celebrate the fall migration of hummingbirds and monarchs with informative programs, crafts and activities. Hike with us to see hummingbirds on the trail.

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Beach Exploration ‘n’ Activities

September 10 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out for an adventure as we explore the beach searching for shells, spotting birds, creating tracks and building your own sand city. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Metro Boat Show

September 14 - September 17
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out and see the boats on land and water. There will also be boating accessories, food and much, much more.

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A Piece of Nature

September 16 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Get outside and create some wonderful memories. We’ll collect some mementos for you to create a nature memory plaque to keep for years to come. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Family Adventure: Spider Web Wonders

September 17 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out each month to explore a different topic. This month, we’ll have an adventure using searching for sticky webs and their owners. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Nature Play

September 18 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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During this guided free-play, a naturalist will engage you and your children in outdoor activities that will stimulate your children’s imagination and help them begin to understand the workings of the world around them. Ages 3 – 6. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Follow the Water – Wetland Restoration

September 23
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come and see how the surrounding wetlands were restored during this million dollar restoration. We’ll follow the path of water from the parking lot to Lake St Clair to discover the reasons for this restoration.

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Invasive Shrub Removal – Lake St. Clair Metropark

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Join us in removing invasive shrubs like autumn-olive, buckthorn, and honeysuckle from Lake St. Clair Metropark. This opportunity involves cutting down invasive shrubs with handsaws/loppers and treating the cut stumps with herbicide. We will meet at the Nature Center 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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No Child Left Inside – Get out and Play – Macomb

September 30 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Wondering what you can do outdoors with your family? Join us at Lake St. Clair Metropark (rain or shine) for lots of ideas and activities to enjoy with your family in the great outdoors. Special activities include haywagon rides, a straw bale maze, self-guided nature hikes, and other nature activities. This program is a cooperative effort among members of the Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures Coalition. All ages.

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October 2017

Webelos Scouts: Into the Wild

October 1 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Scouts will learn about local wildlife and the importance of various ecosystems. On the hike, scouts will learn how to track and observe wildlife. Dress to spend time outdoors, rain or shine! No siblings please. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Cadette Scouts: Trail Blazer

October 7 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Start earning your Trail Blazer badge during this hands-on outdoor program. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Fall Trail Tour

October 8
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Enjoy the colors and sounds of fall as we take you around the nature center trails. Listen to the stories of fall and search for animals getting ready for winter. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Fall’s Truth about Trees Campfire

October 14 @ 7:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Enjoy a fall evening around the campfire and hear stories of why trees really turn colors and lose their leaves. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Family Adventure: Creating Fire

October 15 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out each month to explore a different topic. This month, we’ll have an adventure searching for tinder and creating a spark, without matches, to start a fire. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Tots Halloween

October 21 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Children from ages 3-6 years old with an adult will have fun learning about pumpkins and Halloween through stories, activities and crafts. Snacks and cider will be part of the fun. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Nature Play

October 23 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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During this guided free-play, a naturalist will engage you and your children in outdoor activities that will stimulate your children’s imagination and help them begin to understand the workings of the world around them. Ages 3 – 6. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Wolf Scouts: Call of the Wild

October 28 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come explore the outdoors while you fulfill requirements toward your Call of the Wild Adventure. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Wolf Scouts: Call of the Wild

October 29
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Enjoy the colors and sounds of fall as we take you around the nature center trails. Listen to the stories of fall and search for animals getting ready for winter. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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November 2017

November at Night

November 3 @ 6:30 pm
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One event on November 17, 2017 at 6:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Let’s enjoy the November nights during this night hike through the nature center trails. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Bear Scouts: Fur, Feathers ‘n’ Ferns

November 4 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Scouts will fulfill 5 requirements as they visit the nature center, then take a hike looking for animals and taking a closer look at some plants. Dress to spend time outdoors, rain or shine! No siblings please. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Bear Scouts: Fur, Feathers ‘n’ Ferns

November 5 @ 2:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Scouts will fulfill 5 requirements as they visit the nature center, then take a hike looking for animals and taking a closer look at some plants. Dress to spend time outdoors, rain or shine! No siblings please. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Brownie Scouts: Senses

November 12 @ 2:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Scouts will fulfill the requirements to get their badge as they use their senses to explore the outdoors. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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November at Night

November 17 @ 6:30 pm
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One event on November 17, 2017 at 6:30pm

Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Let’s enjoy the November nights during this night hike through the nature center trails. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Family Adventure: Bird Feeder Fun

November 19 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come out each month to explore a different topic. This month, we’ll have an adventure searching for birds then making a bird feeder you can take home. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Nature Play

November 27 @ 10:00 am
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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During this guided free-play, a naturalist will engage you and your children in outdoor activities that will stimulate your children’s imagination and help them begin to understand the workings of the world around them. Ages 3 – 6. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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December 2017

A Visit with Santa and Mrs Claus

December 2 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Tired of waiting in long lines during the holiday season? No lines here – join us for this unique event where games are played, crafts are made and snacks are served while you wait your turn to visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Santa’s helpers will take your photos, but you are welcome to bring your personal camera and snap as many photos as you please. Admission by advance ticket purchase only. Tickets go on sale November 1 at the park office of Lake St. Clair Metropark. To purchase tickets or for more information, call the park office at (586) 463-4581.

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Holiday Ornaments from Nature

December 17 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Feeling crafty? Visit the Nature Center and learn how to make some very unique holiday ornaments from objects found in nature. Take them home for yourself or give them as a gift! Ages 6 and up. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Meet the Nature Center Animals

December 28 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Come take a closer look at the animals that live in the Nature Center. How would they have spent the winter living outside? What do they eat? How do they find their food? Watch the naturalist feed the snakes, turtles, fish and frogs to learn more about them. All Ages. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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