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Archery Range Open House Saturday, June 15, 2019-Clarkston

Join the FREE Archery Range Open House. The open house will include archery demonstration and basic skill instructions; all equipment provided; closed-toe shoes recommended. A 2019 Annual Vehicle Permit or daily pass is required for park entry. When: Saturday, June 15, 2019 Time: 1:00-4:00 p.m. Location: Oakland County Parks and Recreation Independence Oaks County Park […]

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Fishing Derby Saturday, June 15, 2019-Clarkston

Fishing is fun for everyone. Try your hand at throwing out a line –bait and poles will be available for use, with instructors nearby for support. No license needed. Hosted by Wint Nature Center, there will also be a kid’s craft, mini-ponds, bait casting and fly-tying activities. Bring a light-colored T-shirt for fish printing. $7/person. […]

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Feather Fest May 18, 2019-Clarkston

Fly over to the nature center to celebrate our feathered friends. Bring your binoculars (or borrow ours) and hike through the woods to get a closer look at Michigan bird migrants and residents. Channel your inner bird and migrate through a game or obstacle course. Make-and-take crafts and other activities will round out the afternoon. […]

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Amphibian Amble May 10, 2019-Clarkston

Spring is the time for frogs, toads and salamanders to amble down to the ponds for breeding and egg-laying. Male frogs put forth a nightly chorus to attract a mate. During this family program, join a naturalist indoors to learn how to identify different types of frogs based on their calls, enjoy a game, then […]