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Oakwoods Metropark

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32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
(734) 782-3956 http://www.metroparks.com/parks/oakwoods-metropark/

November 2019

Homeschool Thursday: Animal Adaptations

November 21 @ 1:00 pm
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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In this month’s homeschool program, we will learn about animal adaptations.  We will head outside for a woodland hike to explore how animals for the winter season and discuss their adaptations. Please preregister, 734-782-3956.

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Crafty Critters Workshop: Natural Centerpieces

November 23 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Get inspired by the falling leaves and sounds of wild turkeys. We will help you create a beautiful natural centerpiece for your table. Please preregister, 734-782-3956.

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Evening Owl Prowls

November 23 @ 6:00 pm
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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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Knitting in Nature: Sharing Stitches

November 30 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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From beginner to expert, let’s get together, relax, knit, crochet, teach and learn. Have a cup of coffee, a treat or two and make some new friends. This is not a class on knitting or crocheting. This is a monthly gathering of people who love to knit and crochet and want to “share stitches.”  Please preregister, 734-782-3956.

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Evening Owl Prowls

November 30 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on November 16, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on November 23, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on November 30, 2019 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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December 2019

Tadpoles: In My World

December 7 @ 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 “In My World” book. We will celebrate the many wonders of nature and see how we can look at the world in a whole new way. Ages 2-5. Please preregister, 734-782-3956.

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Explorer’s Club: All About Owls

December 7 @ 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 everything owls. We will walk the woods to learn about some of our local owl species before coming back to the Nature Center to dissect an owl pellet. Ages 6 and up. Please preregister, 734-782-3956.

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Evening Owl Prowls

December 7 @ 6:00 pm
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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Here Comes Santa Claus

December 15
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Sing Christmas carols, play games, visit with Santa, and make holiday crafts. Hot cocoa and cookies will be served too. Please preregister, 734-782-3956. Time: 10 a.m., noon, & 2 p.m.

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Homeschool Thursday: Awesome Owls

December 19 @ 1:00 pm
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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In this month’s homeschool program, we will learn about owls. We will hit the trail to discuss these majestic creatures before heading back to the Center to dissect an owl pellet. Please preregister, 734-782-3956.

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Drop-in Owl Pellet Dissecting Day

December 21 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Stop in anytime between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. to learn about owls, owl pellets, and get your very own owl pellet dissection kit. Our staff will help you work through the pellet to discover what the owl had for lunch, and we will attempt to put the skeleton of the animal back together.

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Bittersweet Wreaths

December 21 @ 1:00 pm
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 Walk-n-Talk

December 28
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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Take a guided hike through our Oak-woods to discover the beauty of Winter. Discover which critters are out-and-about through tracks and other signs. Please preregister, 734-782-3956. Time: 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.

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Knitting in Nature: Sharing Stitches

December 28 @ 10:00 am
Oakwoods Metropark, 32911 Willow Rd
New Boston, MI 48164 United States
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From beginner to expert, let’s get together, relax, knit, crochet, teach and learn. Have a cup of coffee and a treat or two and make some new friends. This is not a class on knitting or crocheting. This is a monthly gathering of people who love to knit and crochet and want to “share stitches.”  Please preregister, 734-782-3956.

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