Nature – Outdoors

Canoe Strokes, Fossils & Chilling Stories of Yesteryear
Want to perfect your J-stroke, search for fossils or explore a prairie while hearing chilling stories of yesteryear? You can do it all at Seven Ponds Nature Center. Hone your canoeing skills at an Adult Canoe Clinic this Saturday (8/15) from 10 AM – 4 PM. Adults only. Space is limited.
Meteors & S’mores
You're invited to spend a night under the stars this week (8/8 - 8/15) to view the annual Perseid Meteor Shower at state parks across Michigan. Several events during one of the brightest light shows visible in the northern hemisphere will feature astronomy presentations, movies at select parks,…
One Day Outdoor Extravaganza!
Get an early start tomorrow (8/8) at Ben’s Great Outdoors’ One Day Outdoor Extravaganza in Marlette from 10 AM – 4 PM. You’ll find everything from free door prizes every 10 minutes, $99 kayaks, a Dino Bounce House and free cancer screenings with Marlette Regional Hospital to …
Nature Journaling & Insect Sign at Seven Ponds
Spend an afternoon of nature journaling at Seven Ponds Nature Center in Dryden today (7/24) from 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Bring a journal and your favorite pen or pencil and color pencils if you like. You’ll spend your time inside sharing helpful tips and outside practicing what you’ve l…
Can You Identify A Milk Snake? [VIDEO]
Whether you're a hunter, a wildlife enthusiast or just someone who enjoys an occasional walk in the woods, this 60-second video will help you properly identify an eastern milk snake should you ever come across this species in your travels.

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