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Summer Discovery Cruises – Lake Erie Metropark

August 3
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Lake Erie Metropark, 32481 W. Jefferson
Brownstown, MI 48173 United States
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Summer Discovery Cruises offer anyone interested in exploring Lake Erie, the Detroit River and Lake St. Clair the opportunity to get out on the water for an educational experience. Cruisers can learn about many aspects of the lakes, from lighthouses, shipwrecks, bootleggers, history and culture of the region to fish, ecology, restoration, wind, waves and water — and much more, depending on the cruise theme. Reserve your spot at www.discoverycruises.org.

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Lots of Lovely Lotus

August 3
Lake Erie Metropark, 32481 W. Jefferson
Brownstown, MI 48173 United States
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The American Lotus is one of the rarest flowers in the state of Michigan but you wouldn’t know by visiting the shorelines of Lake Erie Metropark! We’ll take a short walk to the shoreline where we’ll investigate the biology and history of this wonderful flower. Please preregister, (734) 379-5020.

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3rd Annual “Summer Saunter” (5k) Fun Run 4 Connor’s Mission

August 3
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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We're hoping you can dust off your running shoes, take a few hours off from yardwork, and join us in raising money to bring joy to children touched by cancer. Inspired as always by Ella Tosch, who lost her battle in September of 2015, we'll be loading up our own family truckster with toys and paying Children's Hospital and The Ronald McDonald House of Detroit another visit as another steamy Metro Detroit summer starts to wind down.

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7:00 am

Coffee Club

August 3 @ 7:00 am
Lake Erie Metropark, 32481 W. Jefferson
Brownstown, MI 48173 United States
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Donuts, coffee and a nature walk.  What a great way to start your weekend! Join us! Please preregister, (734) 379-5020.

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9:00 am

Morning Canoe through the Marsh

August 3 @ 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 voyageur canoe. We’ll explore the marsh to hear and see the birds and frogs found there. Participate in Michigan’s fur trade history as you paddle this historical canoe. Space is limited. Ages 7 and up. Please preregister, 586-463-4332.

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10:00 am

Daring Day for Boys Camp

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Are you daring enough to spend the day learning to survive in the woods? Build a survival hut, make natural noise-makers, learn how to survive a bear attack, how to identify poisonous plants and venomous snakes, and more! Boys will have fun learning real wilderness survival skills. Ages: 8 and up

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Daring Day for Girls Camp

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Are you daring enough to spend the day learning to survive in the woods? Build a survival hut, make natural noise-makers, learn how to survive a bear attack, how to identify poisonous plants and venomous snakes, and more! Girls will have fun learning real wilderness survival skills. Ages: 8 and up

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Tadpoles: Lots of Spots

August 3 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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This monthly nature series, for young children, is themed from books by author Lois Ehlert. This month’s theme is based off the “Lots of Spots” book. We will explore animals and their camouflage, from spots to stripes to changing colors. Please preregister, 734-782-3956.

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Explorer’s Club: Trees

August 3 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Join us each month to explore a new topic. This month we will cover trees. Join us to walk in the woods and learn to identify some of Michigan’s magnificent giants. Please preregister, 734-782-3956.

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10:30 am

Family Discovery Days: Turtle Team

August 3 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Indian Springs Metropark, 5175 Indian Trail
White Lake, MI 48386 United States
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Come out of your shell and explore the terrific world of turtles. We will have a chance to meet a painted turtle while discussing anatomy before hiking through our wetlands in search of other native terrapins. Dress for the weather. Please preregister, (248) 625-7280.

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