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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 […]

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The Mystery of Morels Saturday, May 4, 2019-Clarkston

Every spring, a rare delicacy pokes through the forest floors of Michigan: the elusive morel mushroom. What makes them appear year after year? How does one go about finding and identifying them? How can we encourage them to spread? Learn to become a successful morel hunter and hit the trails in search of these springtime […]