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March 2019

Journey to the Sugarbush

March 23
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Take a journey to the Sugar Bush and experience how maple syrup has been made over the years. Tap a tree, and then see the sap being boiled into syrup. There is no better way to finish out the cold days of winter and get ready for spring. After the program, stay and enjoy an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast for an additional charge. All ages. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Journey to the Sugarbush

March 24
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Take a journey to the Sugar Bush and experience how maple syrup has been made over the years. Tap a tree, and then see the sap being boiled into syrup. There is no better way to finish out the cold days of winter and get ready for spring. After the program, stay and enjoy an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast for an additional charge. All ages. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Natural Egg Dying

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Get away from artificial colors! Bring some hard-boiled eggs and learn how to dye them using all-natural egg dyes. Learn what to use to create beautiful colors for your eggs. We’ll add an artistic twist to give your eggs a unique design. Then discover why bird’s eggs are different colors and shapes in nature. All ages. Please preregister,, (734) 426-8211.

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Color by Nature

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Drop your kids off during this 3-hour camp. Your kids will go on a scavenger hunt to find the colors of nature. Then we’ll use some of those new-found colors to make natural paint. Let’s get outside and express our creative sides with colors we find from nature. Bring a bagged lunch and dress for the weather. Signed participation waiver required. Ages 6 – 10 years old. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Color by Nature Day Camp

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Drop your kids off during this 3-hour day camp. Your kids will go on a scavenger hunt to find the colors of nature. Then we’ll use some of those new-found colors to make natural paint. Let’s get outside and express our creative sides with colors we find from nature.  Ages: 6-10

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Journey to the Sugarbush

March 30
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Take a journey to the Sugar Bush and experience how maple syrup has been made over the years. Tap a tree, and then see the sap being boiled into syrup. There is no better way to finish out the cold days of winter and get ready for spring. After the program, stay and enjoy an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast for an additional charge. All ages. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Journey to the Sugarbush

March 31
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
+ Google Map

Take a journey to the Sugar Bush and experience how maple syrup has been made over the years. Tap a tree, and then see the sap being boiled into syrup. There is no better way to finish out the cold days of winter and get ready for spring. After the program, stay and enjoy an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast for an additional charge. All ages. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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April 2019

Natural Egg Dying

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Get away from artificial colors! Bring some hard-boiled eggs and learn how to dye them using all-natural egg dyes. Learn what to use to create beautiful colors for your eggs. We’ll add an artistic twist to give your eggs a unique design. Then discover why bird’s eggs are different colors and shapes in nature. All ages. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Color by Nature

April 3 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Drop your kids off during this 3-hour camp. Your kids will go on a scavenger hunt to find the colors of nature. Then we’ll use some of those new-found colors to make natural paint. Let’s get outside and express our creative sides with colors we find from nature. Bring a bagged lunch and dress for the weather. Signed participation waiver required. Ages 6 – 10 years old.  Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Color by Nature Day Camp

April 3 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Drop your kids off during this 3-hour day camp. Your kids will go on a scavenger hunt to find the colors of nature. Then we’ll use some of those new-found colors to make natural paint. Let’s get outside and express our creative sides with colors we find from nature. Ages: 6-10

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Seeking Signs of Spring

April 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Get out and experience the season on this Interpreter-led walk along the trail. We’ll discover the sounds, smells and sights of spring, from the birds and buds on trees to the wildflowers on the ground.  Find out all the fascinating answers to your questions about these Spring things. Wear good walking shoes. All planned trails are unpaved. Good for all ages, but bring a stroller. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Nature Story Time: Bouncing Bunnies

April 6 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Kids can hop right into the Hudson Mills Metropark Activity Center and to hear a story and enjoy making a craft as we explore all about Michigan’s hares and rabbits. Nature Story Time presents a new nature program every month geared towards children aged 4-7 and their families. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Natural Egg Dying

April 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Had to work all week and didn’t get to get in the fun? Come to the park this Saturday, bring some hard-boiled eggs and learn how to dye them using all-natural egg dyes. Learn what to use to create beautiful colors for your eggs. We’ll add an artistic twist to give your eggs a unique design. Then discover why bird’s eggs are different colors and shapes in nature. All ages. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Spring Birding

April 7 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Let’s check in on our early spring migrants and watch the soap opera lives of our red-winged blackbirds.  The mix of fields, forest and river make Hudson Mills Metropark a great place to see many species over a short period of time. Great for the beginning birder as well as the seasoned watcher. No birding experience necessary. All ages.  Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Vernal Pond Day

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Snow melts and spring rains fill temporary ponds in the park. Wade into the lives of the animals that make use of these short-lived habitats. Some of the species of animal we will encounter are only visible for a few weeks in the spring.  This is also one of our first chances to see the results of the early spawning by the amphibians. Ages 5 and up. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Flashlight Egg Hunt – Hudson Mills Metropark

April 13 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Older kids will love the extra challenge of this special nighttime egg hunt. Thousands of eggs are scattered on our large field, but when the sun goes down, the eggs are harder to find. Bring a flashlight and hunt carefully for eggs filled with toys and candy. This event has one scramble time and age group. Collection bags are provided and glow-in the-dark bracelets are provided to each registered participant. Ages 6 - 12. Check-in begins at 8 p.m.. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Easter Egg Scramble – Hudson Mills Metropark

April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Bring the kids to scramble in our field of 4000 eggs! This Eastertime tradition at Hudson Mills Metropark also includes visits with live barnyard animals such as donkeys, goats, baby sheep, and ducks. Also, enjoy face-painting and visits with strolling costumed characters your kids will love, for no additional charge. And of course, we have the Easter Bunny. Be sure to bring your camera to capture all the new memories. Fields and scramble times are separated into age groups. Early arrival recommended. Activities begin at noon. Ages 10 and younger. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Disc Golf Camp for Grown-ups

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Learn the basics of the sport of disc golf and find your new favorite hobby! Disc golf is a great recreational sport for all ranges of physical ability. Adults of any age can learn to play. We’ll cover what you need to know to get started including rules, equipment and techniques and then we’ll head out and play a few holes on our top-rated course. Bring a sack lunch and a water bottle. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Disc Golf for Adults Camp

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Learn the basics of the sport of disc golf and find your new favorite hobby! Disc golf is a great recreational sport for all ranges of physical ability. Adults of any age can learn to play. We’ll cover what you need to know to get started including rules, equipment and techniques and then we’ll head out and play a few holes on our top-rated course.

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May 2019

Nature Story Time: Spring Wildflowers

May 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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April showers bring May flowers!  Explore why and how by joining us for a story, and then discover the world of flowers by using sight, smell and even sound! Nature Story Time presents a new nature program every month geared towards children aged 4-7 and their families. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Spring Color Fling

May 4 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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After a long grey winter, springtime is here and the colors are blooming. What better way to celebrate than with a blast of the colors of spring in Hudson Mills Metropark! Your color walk will take you along a beautiful one-mile route along the nature trail. Enjoy the sights and sounds of the season as you find five stations to be doused with color. * Each registered participant will get a t-shirt to wear and get colored in a rainbow. Walk any time between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.  Refreshments available for an additional charge. Preregister by April 23 to get your choice of T-shirt size.  Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Girl Scout Brownies: Hiker

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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With miles of trails that are home to a wide variety of plants and animals, Hudson Mills Metropark is the perfect place for earning your Brownie Hiker badge. For this program, we’ll have fun learning how to be prepared for a safe and enjoyable hike. Scouts will get to make a plan and choose their own trail, gain new trail skills, learn how to select the appropriate gear, and make a tasty hiking snack. We’ll head outside to put our new knowledge to the test, and we’ll even play a game or two. This two-hour program will satisfy all requirements to earn the Brownie Hiker badge. A Girl Scout is always prepared so please remember to bring a water bottle, wear good hiking shoes, and dress for the weather. Interested in more? Scouts can satisfy the requirements for two elective adventures in the same day! Pack a lunch and attend Brownies: Bugs from 1 - 3 p.m. for a day full of fun. Dress for the weather, rain or shine. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Girl Scout Brownies: Hiker

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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With miles of trails that are home to a wide variety of plants and animals, Hudson Mills Metropark is the perfect place for earning your Brownie Hiker badge. For this program, we’ll have fun learning how to be prepared for a safe and enjoyable hike. Scouts will get to make a plan and choose their own trail, gain new trail skills, learn how to select the appropriate gear, and make a tasty hiking snack. We’ll head outside to put our new knowledge to the test, and we’ll even play a game or two. This two-hour program will satisfy all requirements to earn the Brownie Hiker badge. A Girl Scout is always prepared so please remember to bring a water bottle, wear good hiking shoes, and dress for the weather. Interested in more? Scouts can satisfy the requirements for two elective adventures in the same day! Pack a lunch and attend Brownies: Bugs from 1 - 3 p.m. for a day full of fun. Dress for the weather, rain or shine. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Girl Scout Brownies: Bugs

May 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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Brownies, get buggy with us at Hudson Mills Metropark! Go eye level with some of our most fascinating bugs. Swimming, crawling, hopping, flying- we’ll spend time outside to find bugs in action and explore their homes. Find out which bugs are insects and which are not as we look for and learn about bugs, both big and small.  Scouts will discover the world of insects while meeting all requirements for Brownie Bug badge. Interested in more? Scouts can satisfy the requirements for two elective adventures in the same day! Pack a lunch and attend Brownies: Hiker from 10 a.m. - noon for a day full of fun. Dress for the weather, rain or shine. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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Birding by Bike

May 11 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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A bicycle is a great way to bird at Hudson Mills Metropark. The bike path winds through several bird habitats.  We will make stops to look and listen for our resident and migratory birds. Great for beginners, or the seasoned veteran who is tired of walking! Use your binoculars, or borrow ours. Bring your own bike or rent one from us. Ages 12 and up. Please preregister, (734) 426-8211.

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