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Young Explorers

Young Explorers

Allow your Young Explorer to experience the magic of the natural world! Children will explore a different nature theme each week as they hike and investigate along the trails of Heritage Park. Since this is a drop-off program, please send…

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Home School Classes

Home School Classes

Home-school programs are available for any child 4 and older and cover a variety of natural science, heritage and outdoor topics. The cost is $3 per participating child. Younger non-participating siblings are welcome. Registration is encouraged. Classes typically occur at…

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Groundhog’s Day

Groundhog’s Day

Join us on the morning of Groundhog Day as Woody, Michigan's official groundhog, makes her 23rd annual prediction live at Howell Nature Center! Will we have six more weeks of winter, or an early spring? Join us to find out!…

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Little Trekkers

Little Trekkers

Experience the magic of the natural world with your Little Trekker! Children and their Grown-ups will explore a different nature theme each week, as they investigate along the trails of Heritage Park, enjoy story time and create an art project…

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Winterfest

Winterfest

Bundle up! It's time for Winterfest! Join in the wintery fun at the Belle Isle Nature Center to celebrate all things nature in the winter. This family-friendly event features ice carving, s’mores, snowshoeing, winter hikes, crafts, outdoor activities and more!…

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Microscope Mission

Microscope Mission

Launch into a world of exciting microscopic exploration! Your mission: practice the basics of using a compound microscope to discover secrets of plants and animals. You won't want to miss this fun STEM-based program, great for kids and adults! For…

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Young Explorers

Young Explorers

Allow your Young Explorer to experience the magic of the natural world! Children will explore a different nature theme each week as they hike and investigate along the trails of Heritage Park. Since this is a drop-off program, please send…

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Young Explorers

Young Explorers

Allow your Young Explorer to experience the magic of the natural world! Children will explore a different nature theme each week as they hike and investigate along the trails of Heritage Park. Since this is a drop-off program, please send…

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It’s Feeding Time

It’s Feeding Time

When visitor's stop by, they often asked if the animals will be eating soon. Now is your chance to spend some time to see just what it takes to care for the animals. From food chains, food webs, and energy…

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Little Trekkers

Little Trekkers

Experience the magic of the natural world with your Little Trekker! Children and their Grown-ups will explore a different nature theme each week, as they investigate along the trails of Heritage Park, enjoy story time and create an art project…

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