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March 2020

CANCELED: Acorn Adventurers!

March 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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COVID-19 UPDATE: The Boardman River Nature Center will be CLOSED starting Monday, March 16th until further notice. All programming through April 6th has been canceled. District staff is working remotely. We appreciate your understanding, and please check back for the most up-to-date information.  Outdoor environments are a great way to engage all of your early learners developing senses, and give kids a bit of exercise, too! Join us every Friday, September 13-November 1 as we come together for a mix…

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Farming for the Future Workshop

March 20 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Banks Township Hall, 6250 Center Street
Ellsworth, MI 49729 United States
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$10.00
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CANCELED: *NEW* Homeschool Program

March 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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$5.00

COVID-19 UPDATE: The Boardman River Nature Center will be CLOSED starting Monday, March 16th until further notice. All programming through April 6th has been canceled. District staff is working remotely. We appreciate your understanding, and please check back for the most up-to-date information.  We invite you to the Boardman River Nature Center’s *NEW* Homeschool Program! Students will study topics related to our area’s natural ecology, geology, history and more. These 90-minute active-learning sessions will include themes based on curriculum topics…

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CANCELED: Spring Landscape Planning

March 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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COVID-19 UPDATE: The Boardman River Nature Center will be CLOSED starting Monday, March 16th until further notice. All programming through April 6th has been canceled. District staff is working remotely. We appreciate your understanding, and please check back for the most up-to-date information.  Schedule of events: -Seedling Sale presentation & ordering -Seed Swap -Seedling and gardening experts on-hand to answer your questions   This is the time of year we all wish we were out playing in the dirt. Cure…

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CANCELED: Peepers Program- Habitat Hunters!

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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$5.00

COVID-19 UPDATE: The Boardman River Nature Center will be CLOSED starting Monday, March 16th until further notice. All programming through April 6th has been canceled. District staff is working remotely. We appreciate your understanding, and please check back for the most up-to-date information.  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…

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CANCELED: Acorn Adventurers!

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Free

COVID-19 UPDATE: The Boardman River Nature Center will be CLOSED starting Monday, March 16th until further notice. All programming through April 6th has been canceled. District staff is working remotely. We appreciate your understanding, and please check back for the most up-to-date information.  Outdoor environments are a great way to engage all of your early learners developing senses, and give kids a bit of exercise, too! Join us every Friday, September 13-November 1 as we come together for a mix…

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CANCELED: Spring Break CAMP

March 30 @ 9:00 am - April 2 @ 4:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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COVID-19 UPDATE: The Boardman River Nature Center will be CLOSED starting Monday, March 16th until further notice. All programming through April 30th has been canceled. District staff is working remotely. We appreciate your understanding, and please check back for the most up-to-date information.  Wishing you were somewhere warm this Spring Break? New this year, flash forward to summer at the Boardman River Nature Center as we preview a different summer camp theme every day. This is a drop-off program that…

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April 2020

CANCELED: Peepers Program- Spring Celebration!

April 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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$5.00

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. *Our class size is limited. Pre-register using one of the registration links below.…

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Master Gardener Association of Northwest Michigan – Monthly Meeting

April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 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 for its monthly meeting at the Boardman River Nature Center! You do not need to be a “master” gardener or a member to attend! This meeting will be feature Jeanine Rubert of Pinehill Village Nursery. She will talk about the hot new plants for 2020. For more information, click here!

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CANCELED: Commons Natural Area Spring Clean-up Workbee

April 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Commons Natural Area Traverse City, MI United States + Google Map

Shortly after snowmelt is a great time of year to remove unwanted debris and miscellaneous items from our local parklands. In addition to cleaning up the parks, help improve trail conditions by participating in small scale trail enhancement projects. RSVPs are requested. Please email trails@gtcd.org or call 231.941.0960 for more information. Will anyone in your party require accommodations? Such as an Interpreter, wheelchair accessible seating, etc. *Interpretive services will require notification by March 25.

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