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Oakwoods Metropark

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32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
(734) 782-3956

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October 2017

Evening Lantern Tours

October 20
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One event on October 21, 2017 at 12:00am

One event on October 27, 2017 at 12:00am

One event on October 28, 2017 at 12:00am

Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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After a hayride, a lantern-bearing guide will lead you through the dark, pumpkin-lit woods to encounter various characters and uncanny situations. This tour showcases Michigan’s legends and local history. Advance ticket purchase only, (734) 782-3956.

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Evening Lantern Tours

October 21
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One event on October 21, 2017 at 12:00am

One event on October 27, 2017 at 12:00am

One event on October 28, 2017 at 12:00am

Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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After a hayride, a lantern-bearing guide will lead you through the dark, pumpkin-lit woods to encounter various characters and uncanny situations. This tour showcases Michigan’s legends and local history. Advance ticket purchase only, (734) 782-3956.

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Kids, Candy & Characters

October 21 @ 1:00 pm
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Enjoy an indoor program on Halloween history, followed by an Interpreter-led hike through the woods to meet some interesting characters and get a head start on your Halloween candy collection. Kids (and adults) are encouraged to wear their costumes. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Evening Lantern Tours

October 27
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One event on October 21, 2017 at 12:00am

One event on October 27, 2017 at 12:00am

One event on October 28, 2017 at 12:00am

Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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After a hayride, a lantern-bearing guide will lead you through the dark, pumpkin-lit woods to encounter various characters and uncanny situations. This tour showcases Michigan’s legends and local history. Advance ticket purchase only, (734) 782-3956.

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Evening Lantern Tours

October 28
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One event on October 21, 2017 at 12:00am

One event on October 27, 2017 at 12:00am

One event on October 28, 2017 at 12:00am

Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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After a hayride, a lantern-bearing guide will lead you through the dark, pumpkin-lit woods to encounter various characters and uncanny situations. This tour showcases Michigan’s legends and local history. Advance ticket purchase only, (734) 782-3956.

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November 2017

Tadpoles

November 4 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Tadpoles is a nature series for children ages 2-5. Each month features a different nature-related theme. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Explorer’s Club

November 4 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Explorer's Club is a nature series for children ages 6 and up. Each month features a different nature-related theme. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Native Seed Collection – Oakwoods Metropark

November 4 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Come out and lend a helping hand by collecting native seed. The collected seed will be used to restore ecosystems within Oakwoods Metropark. If you have empty milk jugs or paper bags, please bring them. We will meet at the Equestrian Staging Area 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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Owl Festival

November 4 @ 6:00 pm
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Join us as we celebrate everything owl. Owl festival features owl pellet dissection, games, crafts, owl presentations and several owl prowls. Come out for an evening that highlights these awesome nocturnal neighbors. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Animal I.D.: Great Horned Owl

November 11 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Bring the family out for an in-depth look at some of our local wildlife. Each month we will focus on a different critter. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Evening Owl Prowls

November 11 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on November 18, 2017 at 6:00pm

One event on November 25, 2017 at 6:00pm

Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Learn about the habits and habitats of these extraordinary birds. After an indoor presentation, we’ll head out on the trails and see if we can lure in a Screech Owl or two with recorded calls! Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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The Beaver: Nature’s Engineers

November 18 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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This once abundant mammal in our area is slowly making its way back. Evidence of their handy work is evident in many parts of the region. Join us for a look at this industrious critter. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Evening Owl Prowls

November 18 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on November 18, 2017 at 6:00pm

One event on November 25, 2017 at 6:00pm

Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Learn about the habits and habitats of these extraordinary birds. After an indoor presentation, we’ll head out on the trails and see if we can lure in a Screech Owl or two with recorded calls! Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Evening Owl Prowls

November 25 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on November 18, 2017 at 6:00pm

One event on November 25, 2017 at 6:00pm

Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Learn about the habits and habitats of these extraordinary birds. After an indoor presentation, we’ll head out on the trails and see if we can lure in a Screech Owl or two with recorded calls! Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

Find out more »
December 2017

Tadpoles

December 2 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Tadpoles is a nature series for children ages 2-5. Each month features a different nature-related theme. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Explorer’s Club

December 2 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Explorer's Club is a nature series for children ages 6 and up. Each month features a different nature-related theme. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Legends of the Oakwoods Fairy Doors

December 2 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Immerse yourself in the whimsical world of the Oakwoods Woodland Fairies. Discover the unique stories that make each of them so special. Then create your very own fairy door to take home. If you have a hot glue gun, please bring it along to ensure there are enough for everyone. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Animal I.D.: Red Fox

December 9 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Immerse yourself in the whimsical world of the Oakwoods Woodland Fairies. Discover the unique stories that make each of them so special. Then create your very own fairy door to take home. If you have a hot glue gun, please bring it along to ensure there are enough for everyone. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Bittersweet Wreaths

December 16 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Join us as we turn an invasive plant into a beautiful decorative wreath to hang on your door just in time for the holidays. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Winter Solstice Walk

December 16 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Learn about the myths and cultural folklore surrounding the Winter Solstice. Make a special keepsake to take home. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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Winter Birds

December 30 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Join us for a look at our winter bird buddies. See who is around this time of year, where they came from and how they survive the winter season. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

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