Celebrate Earth Day at Lake Erie Metropark! Join us for a clean-up effort to maintain our recreation and education areas, as well as preserve our natural resources. All are welcome to volunteer. Girl Scouts will have the opportunity to earn a Fun Patch. Volunteers should dress for the weather and bring a pair of work gloves. Register at metroparks.com/earth
It’s Easter and you know what that means! Egg hunts, crafts, and games. What are you waiting for? Sign up in advance and get ready for some fun! Please preregister, (734) 379-5020.
Come on out for LENS CAP, the Lake Erie Nature Society for Cameras and Photography. During our classroom explorations, we'll be investigating photography from top to bottom. Contests, photo shares, guest speakers, and other photo fun are all possible. Come on down and get inspired! Please pre-register, (734) 379-5020.
Egrets, cattails, lotus flowers, bald eagles, fish, turtles, and especially, muskrats are just a sampling of what we might see as we peer into the Lake Erie Marsh. Explore the marsh and learn about what resides in and around it. Please preregister, (734) 379-5020.
Join us for a leisurely walk along the Cherry Island Trail as we search for treasures big and small, furred and feathered. Please preregister, (734) 379-5020.
Learn about the Red-winged Blackbird. What sound does he make, where can he be found and why is he such a welcome sight each spring! Please preregister, (734) 379-5020.
The mParks Southeast Career Fair is the region's premier event for identifying employment opportunities in parks and recreation. Southeast Michigan's leading agencies will be onsite to discuss seasonal, part-time and full-time job opportunities.
Muskrats helped develop the southeast corner of Michigan. Join us for a fun program, where you will paint a miniature, decorative muskrat stretcher board and be able to tell its’ story. Please preregister, (734) 379-5020.
Start your Saturday morning with a crisp hike on our nature trail. Warm up with coffee and donuts afterwards as we chat about what we saw on the hike. Please preregister, (734) 379-5020.
The Marshlands Museum has over 2,000 items in its collection! This program gives visitors a chance to investigate in detail some of the rarely seen items from the backroom. If you have ever wondered what we have, now is your chance! Please pre-register, (734) 379-5020.