Frog Catching

Farview Park 6257 138th Ave., Holland, MI

Families are invited to meet a naturalist at Farview Park in search of amphibians, insects and other aquatic life. All collection tubs and dip nets will be provided. Old shoes or boots that can go into the water are recommended. No sandals or bare feet. Suggested age range: 4-12 years old Guardians stay with the […]

Explore with Your Senses

Shore Acres 6597 138th Ave, Holland, MI

Use all of your senses on this walk through Shore Acres Township Park, 6602 138th Ave. Holland. Touch, feel, smell, see, and taste your way along these dune trails with an Outdoor Discovery Center naturalist. Learn how you use your senses differently than many of Michigan’s native animals. Suggested age range: 3 to 9 years […]

Senior Series Dune Walk

The senior series is a group of programs developed to share the cultural and natural histories of Michigan with seniors. This senior series event is at Saugatuck Dunes State Park and is a leisurely walk through the back dune to view the big lake. Your naturalist guide will introduce you to the amazing ecology of […]

Night Hike

Huyser Farm 4188 64th St., Holland, MI

Use your senses along the walk to find out how much you can feel, touch, hear, and see at night in the Night Hike program from 7:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, at Huyser Farm Park, 4188 64th St. Learn how nocturnal animals use their other senses to survive in the evening. Suggested age range: 6 years […]

Superb Owl Prowl

Wolters Woods 6281 147th Ave., Holland, MI

Hike the trails of Wolters Woods, 6281 147th Ave., with the Outdoor Discovery Center in search of resident and migratory owls from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9. The group will try to call in Eastern screech, barred and great horned owls during the hike. Flashlights are welcome. Suggested age range is 6 years old and […]