Join Seven Ponds Nature Center for A Celebration of Prairie, Woods and Waters on Saturday, August 11 from 12 PM-9 PM for a full day of fun, adventure and discovery for the entire family. Pond dip snails and nymphs, take a prairie wagon ride, enjoy a bonfire and S'mores and more. Admission and activities are free for all attendees.
  • Complimentary snacks & beverages
  • History displays / interpretations throughout the building and grounds
  • Children’s area with fun, old-time games and activities
  • Country Store & Gingerbread with Lemon Sauce
  • Seven Ponds Nature Center club and group representatives on-hand with information and demonstrations
Astronomy Club • Beekeepers Club • Birding Club • Camera Club
Friends of Herbs • Butterfly Gardeners • Stingers (Women’s Auxiliary of Seven Ponds)
ACTIVITIES (all activities originate near the front doors)
Naturalist-Led Trail Walks
2 PM: Paul’s Woods
5 PM: North-80
8 PM: A-Frame Bridge
1 PM: Field Netting: butterflies, grasshoppers, beetles, and more.
1 PM: *Golf Cart Nature Tours
1 PM: *Prairie Wagon Rides
2 PM: *Canoeing the Ponds
3 PM: Pond Dipping: snails, boatman, nymphs, and more.
3 PM: *Prairie Wagon Rides
4 PM: *Golf Cart Nature Tours
4 PM: *Canoeing the Ponds
5 PM: *Prairie Wagon Rides
6 PM: Field Netting: butterflies, grasshoppers, beetles, and more.
6 PM: *Canoeing the Ponds
7 PM: Pond Dipping: snails, boatman, nymphs, and more.
7 PM: *Golf Cart Nature Tours
7 PM: *Prairie Wagon Rides
7:30 PM - 9 PM: Bonfire & S’mores (picnic area)
*limited participation, sign-up required day of event
For more information call 810-796-3200 or visit sevenponds.org. Seven Ponds Nature Center is located at 3854 Crawford Road in Dryden.