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January 2018
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Oak Wilt and Other Tree Diseases on the Horizon

January 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Join the Master Gardener Association of Northwest Michigan and the Grand Traverse Conservation District for "Oak Wilt and Other Tree Diseases on the Horizon" at the Boardman River Nature Center. Kama Ross, District Forester for Leelanau, Benzie, and Grand Traverse Conservation Districts, will speak about oak wilt and other tree diseases in Northern Michigan. Oak wilt, a fatal fungal disease of red oaks, is prevalent in our region and Kama will present information about prevention and treatment options that are…

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$5.00

Peepers Program: Winter Trees

January 16 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Winter Trees

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. Registration: $5 per child (with an adult); to register click here!

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$5.00

CANCELLED – Peepers Program: Winter is COMING!

January 23 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Winter is Coming

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. Registration: $5 per child (with an adult); to register click here!

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$5.00

Peepers Program: Eggs, Eggs, Eggs

January 30 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Eggs Eggs Eggs

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. Registration: $5 per child (with an adult); to register click here!

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February 2018
$5.00

Peepers Program: Sleepers

February 6 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Sleepers

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. Registration: $5 per child (with an adult); to register click here!

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EVENT CLOSED – Winter Guided Hike at Brown Bridge Quiet Area

February 10 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Join Grand Traverse Conservation District staff on a guided hike through Brown Bridge Quiet Area to explore new trails, view wildlife, and learn about new and upcoming parkland projects on the property. Projects of interest include a floodplain re-connectivity project, footbridge projects over the Boardman River, a shallow water wetland creation project, and the installation of in-stream wood habitat structures. Snowshoes are available to rent for $10.00, if needed. This event is closed as it has reached participant capacity. Thank…

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$5.00

Peepers Program: Flappers

February 13 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Flappers

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. Registration: $5 per child (with an adult); to register click here!

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FREE

Winter Guided Hike at Natural Education Reserve

February 17 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Join Grand Traverse Conservation District staff on a guided hike along the trails of the Natural Education Reserve to explore the local beauty of the Boardman River valley and to learn about new and upcoming trail and restoration projects on the parkland. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the Boardman River Dams Removal Project and see the recent changes resulting from the removal of Boardman Dam. Snowshoes are available to rent for $10.00, if needed. RSVPs are required.…

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The Adams Chapter Trout Unlimited Fly Tying Workshop

February 17 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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A Family Fly Tying Workshop Would you like to learn how to tie you own flies or brush up on the basics? The Adams Chapter of Trout Unlimited is planning a Family Fly Tying Event for Saturday February 17, 2018 at the Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Rd., Traverse City, MI 49685, from 9:30am to 12:00pm. This will be an entry-level activity with basic fly tying fun for everyone. We’ll be starting with a few simple patterns of the…

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$5.00

Peepers Program: Nappers

February 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Nappers

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. Registration: $5 per child (with an adult); to register click here!

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