Events

  • Family Nature Club - Great Backyard Bird Count 2018

    February 16, 2018 to February 18, 2018

    During this Family Nature Club event, we'll count birds, snowshoe, hike, play in the snow, and more.

  • Outdoor Education Workshop - Backpacking 101

    June 18, 2018 to June 21, 2018

    Backpacking 101 is an opportunity for youth ages 13-17 who are blind or visually impaired to explore fundamental backcountry camping skills in an outdoor learning environment.

  • Expanded Core Curriculum Camp for Elementary Students

    July 9, 2018 to July 12, 2018

    This event provides a traditional residential camp experience for children ages 8-12 who are blind or visually impaired.

  • Outdoor Education Workshop - South Manitou Island Backpacking

    August 13, 2018 to August 17, 2018

    In this camp, participants ages 13-17 will have a chance to practice skills and knowledge learned in Backpacking 101 as we explore South Manitou Island.

  • Family Nature Club - Spring Outdoor Adventure

    March 16, 2018 to March 18, 2018

    Through creative arts, outdoor recreation, and interpretive guided tours, in this event we will learn about cycles in nature and how they connect to our own lives.

  • Family Nature Club - Hiking

    April 20, 2018 to April 22, 2018

    During our hiking event, we will learn about orientation, how to travel over uneven terrain, and techniques for backcountry travel.

  • Family Nature Club - Gardening Celebration

    May 18, 2018 to May 20, 2018

    In this Family Nature Club event, we will learn about planting and growth as well as the urban and rural birds that flock to gardens.