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June 27, 2017
4pm to 9pm
Aubree's Pizzeria & Grill, Marquette

MooseWood Dine to Donate at Aubree’s

Dine to Donate at Aubree’s Pizzeria & Grill Tuesday, June 27th 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Have dinner at Aubrees in Marquette anytime between 4pm and 9pm and help support MooseWood Nature Center! 15% of your bill will be donated to your nature center. Just present your server with the printed flyer (from your smart […]

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March 24, 2017
6:00 pm.
Seaborg Center Northern Michigan University 1401 Presque Isle Avenue Marquette, MI 49855

Predator-Prey Project: White-tailed Deer Survival in Michigan

Join MooseWood Nature Center for an informational program about the Michigan Predator-Prey Project on Friday, March 24th at 6:00 pm. at Northern Michigan University’s Seaborg Center, room 2806. The Seaborg Center is located on the second floor of the West Science Building, which is accessible from Elizabeth Harden Drive. Suggested donations of $5 per person or $10 […]

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March 1, 2017
4:15 - 6:15 pm.
MooseWood Nature Center

Winter After-School Junior Naturalist Program Offered

Attention Graveraet School Students- Grades 3, 4, and 5 Retired Ranger, David Kronk (formerly of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore) will offer a Winter After-School Program offering natural resources, science education, outdoor explorations and games in cooperation with Graveraet School, MooseWood Nature Center and Northern Michigan University. All programs will start at the Moosewood Nature Center. Students should […]

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February 11, 2017
2:00 p.m.
MooseWood Nature Center

Birds Need Love Too! Making Valentine’s Treats for Our Feathered Friends

Join us on Saturday, February 11th at 2:00 p.m. Spread some LOVE to the birds by making some winter treats and decorating a love tree for the birds. Then, we’ll enjoy a winter walk with binoculars around the bog for some bird watching. The more we chip in and help our wintering birds, the better their […]

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January 20, 2017
6:30 p.m.
MooseWood Nature Center and than car pooling to site

Night Hike: Owls

Join us for a brief presentation and a winter walk on Friday, January 20th, 6:30 p.m. We may hear Great Horned, Great Gray, Barred, or Saw-Whet owls. This time of year these mysterious birds make themselves known to each other by calling for mates and defining their territory. By late February, early March, mating pairs […]

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January 14, 2017
3:00 p.m.
MooseWood Nature Center

Owl Pellet Dissection

Saturday, January 14th at 3:00 p.m. What is an owl pellet? An owl pellet is the compressed undigested animal parts such as bones, teeth, feathers, fur, and claws that is regurgitated (coughed up from the beak). All owls produce pellets and dissecting them is a great way to find out what they eat. Owls are […]

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December 3, 2016
1pm to 3pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Birch Bark Angels

Birch Bark Angels Saturday, December 3rd, 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Local birch bark artist, Rick Eckloff will offer a hands-on program on how to make birch bark and acorn angels. These ornaments will look great on Christmas trees, as tags for gifts or as a gift for a loved one. This program is suitable for […]

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October 13, 2016
Meet 5:45 pm with start time of 6:00 pm.
Off site location

Mushroom Identification for Beginners: October 13th

Registration for the second class is now open! A limited number of registrations will be accepted. Once the class is full, registrations will no longer be accepted. The class size is being limited so that attendees will have a more personalized experience. Thank you for your understanding.  Pre-registration is required. Please send an email with […]

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October 21, 2016
7:30 to 10:00 pm
MooseWood Nature Center

HALLOWEEN HAUNTED BOG WALK FUNDRAISER

This year is our 17th annual event! with a theme of: Halloween Nightmares. What is the Haunted Bog Walk? You and 12-14 other brave souls are led through the Haunted Bog Walk. On your 18-20 minute walk, your wits will be tested as you encounter ghouls, ghosts, spirits and other scary creatures of the night. […]

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August 26, 2016
2pm
MooseWood Nature Center

What Tree is That?

What Tree is That? Friday, August 26th, 2:00 pm   Matt Watkeys, Forester for Marquette-Alger Conservation District, will lead a workshop in identifying local trees in the full flush of their summer foliage. Learn them now so when the leaves are gone, you can spot them by the less obvious clues of bark, twig, and […]

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About

MooseWood Nature Center is an independent, non-profit organization supported by memberships, donations and grants. Our mission is to celebrate nature through education and action in the Upper Peninsula.

Hours

Sat & Sun 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
or by appointment

Phone: (906) 228-6250