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Campfire And Whitetails

Campfire and Whitetails

Join us around the campfire for a fascinating look at the Whitetail Deer.  Did you know there are nearly one million deer in Michigan alone? We will share interesting facts about Whitetail Deer, their history in Michigan, and their adaptations…

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Maple Madness: Campfire Sugar

Maple Madness: Campfire Sugar

Maple Madness Campfire Sugar – Learn about tapping a maple tree and then taste samples of treats you can make at home using maple syrup both sweet and savory, yum! The nature center will be open for warmth but cooking…

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A Frozen Encounter

A Frozen Encounter

Join us on a Frozen-themed adventure as we discover how caribou and others can fare in a winter world. Make a “happy snowman” craft, enjoy a cozy campfire, snack and cold weather activities. Participants must wear boots. $7/person. Preregistration with…

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Snowfort And Campfire

Snowfort and Campfire

Come dressed for the weather and ready to work as we build an igloo-style snow fort! No snow? No problem! Create a fort made from all natural materials instead. We will also deconstruct our fort at the end and talk…

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Summer Night Sky

Summer Night Sky

Near the Jackson County border west of Manchester, enjoy a summer evening as Ron Gamble points out various night sky constellations. Plans are in place for a small fire and supplies for s’mores. Photo Credit: Facebook

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S’mores And Santa

S’mores and Santa

Visit with Santa, make s’mores around the campfire, drink hot chocolate, hear a story and create some crafts. Program is geared toward small children. Advanced ticket sales at the Kensington Metropark Office. Please preregister Photo Credit: Facebook

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