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Stony Creek Metropark

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4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
(586) 781-4242

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October 2017

Invasive Shrub Removal – Stony Creek Metropark

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Join us in removing invasive shrubs like autumn-olive, buckthorn, and honeysuckle from Stony Creek 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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Fall Color Wagon Tours

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

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

Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Enjoy the brilliant colors of autumn on our Wagon. Along the way, your Interpreter will share signs of the season and the traditions of Halloween. Fall crafts will be available, along with cider and donuts at the fire. Ages 5 and older on Wagon, but all ages welcome for crafts and campfire. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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November 2017

Paint & Punch

November 4 @ 11:00 am
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Here’s an opportunity to try your hand at nature art with some refreshment. Our talented staff Interpreter will help you hone your painting skills in Ages 7 and older. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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Wolf Scouts Elective: Finding Your Way

November 4 @ 1:00 pm
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Wolf Scouts will learn the basics of topographical maps, how to use natural signs to find your way, how to use a compass on a map and when hiking, then we will navigate an outdoor course to test your new skills. We have compasses to lend for the program. Please dress for the weather, hiking shoes are recommended. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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Webelos: Into the Wild

November 11 @ 10:00 am
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Webelos will work on their badge requirements in this program. Be prepared to be outdoors, dress for the weather conditions and wear proper footgear. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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Caterpillar Club: Camping

November 11 @ 1:00 pm
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Experience camping for little ones! Learn beginning skills to being a good camper and have lots of fun! Ages 3-6. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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Owl Prowl

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

Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Come along with an Interpreter on a search for resident owls. After an introduction on owls, we’ll walk quietly along the trail, stopping occasionally to call owls. We may be fortunate to observe other wildlife as well. Participants must be able to be quiet at all times, and wait patiently when listening. Please bring a flashlight and dress for weather conditions. Ages 10 and older. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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Owl Prowl

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

Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Come along with an Interpreter on a search for resident owls. After an introduction on owls, we’ll walk quietly along the trail, stopping occasionally to call owls. We may be fortunate to observe other wildlife as well. Participants must be able to be quiet at all times, and wait patiently when listening. Please bring a flashlight and dress for weather conditions. Ages 10 and older. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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2nd Annual Santa Scamper 5K

November 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Grab a Santa hat and join us in raising money to bring joy to children with pediatric cancer.  All proceeds will be used to purchase toys for Children's Hospital of Michigan and The Ronald McDonald House of Detroit.  

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December 2017

Nature Ornaments & Decorations

December 2 @ 11:00 am
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Come get ready for the holidays with handmade, made from nature ornaments and decorations. Make ornaments for yourself, or they make great gifts! Ages 5 and older. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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Caterpillar Club: Snowflakes

December 2 @ 1:00 pm
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Discover the beauty of snowflakes and make some to decorate your home. Ages 3-6. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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Celebrate & Santa!

December 9
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Bring your list and visit Santa. There will be story time, seasonal crafts, guest musicians and goodies to eat. Ages all. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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Celebrate & Santa!

December 10 @ 1:00 pm
Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, 48316 United States
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Bring your list and visit Santa. There will be story time, seasonal crafts, guest musicians and goodies to eat. Ages all. Payment is due at time of registration. Please preregister by calling, (586) 781-9113.

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