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June 13, 2019
7:00 pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Pollinator Champions

Pollinator Champions:  Thursday, June 13 at 7:00 pm at MooseWood. Pollinators feed you. What can you do for them? Become a champion for pollinators. Learn about the amazing world of pollinators and pollination. Susan Payant, the “Butterfly Lady” will present a slide presentation. Recommended ages: Families. MooseWood Nature Center is an independent, non-profit organization supported […]

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June 9, 2019
3:00 pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Mushroom Growing Workshop

Mushroom Growing Workshop: Sunday, June 9th at 3:00 pm at MooseWood. Please join us at MooseWood Nature Center for this do-it-yourself mushroom workshop. “Mushroom Joe” will chat about mushrooms, their benefits, and the science and art of growing them. Your very own counter-top mushroom farm uses materials that you most likely have at home. The workshop will […]

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March 16, 2019
10am to 12 noon
MooseWood Nature Center

Winter Tree Detectives

In Winter, trees become more mysterious to us without their leaves. But they still hold clues to their identity in their twigs, cones, seeds, bark, location and shape. Knowing our tree neighbors’ names makes them more familiar and personal to us. It’s the essential first step to learning more: whether a tree is a native […]

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December 1, 2018
1pm to 3pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Birch Bark Angel Craft

Local birch bark artist, Rick Eckloff will offer a hands-on program on Saturday, December 1st at 1:00 pm. 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. The program is suitable for ages 6 and up. Younger […]

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November 17, 2018
10am to 5pm
Econo Foods Marquette

Bagging for Tips and Receipts at Econo Foods

Bagging for Tips and Receipts at Econo Foods Looking for volunteer or service hours or just want to help out? We are looking for help during our upcoming Bagging for Tips and Receipts Day at Tadych’s Econo Foods in Marquette on Saturday, November 17th from 10 am to 5 pm. Two hour shifts are recommended but […]

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September 20, 2018
6:30 pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Annual Meeting and Big Cats of Michigan

A brief Annual Meeting will take place at 6:30 pm on Thursday, September 20th at MooseWood Nature Center with a presentation (approximately 7 pm) to follow by Michigan DNR Biologist, Brian Roell on Big Cats of Michigan. Roell will talk briefly about all three species of big cats (Bobcat, Lynx, Cougar) that could be seen […]

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October 26, 2018
MooseWood Nature Center

19th Annual Haunted Bog Walk

Save the Dates!   19th Annual Haunted Bog Walk Fundraiser: Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27th from 7:30 – 10:00 pm. This fundraiser helps raise operational funds and would not be possible without our awesome volunteers, sponsors, and community support. Event tickets are $7/adult and $5/child(ren) 12 and under. Sorry there is not a […]

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August 17, 2018
9am to 2pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Community Rummage & Bake Sale

Community & Bake Sale   The MooseWood Nature Center’s 2nd Annual Community Rummage & Bake Sale raised a significant amount of dollars last year to support the nature center. The 2018 Rummage Sale takes place August 17 -18 from 9-2 pm. You can participate in the event by donating gently used items, purchasing items at […]

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July 14, 2018
5 pm.
MooseWood Nature Center

Living With Wildlife

Living with Wildlife Saturday, July 14, at 5:00 p.m.   Local wildlife rehabilitator, Danielle Sitar of the Sands Wildlife Rehabilitation Center will talk about the important work that she does caring for orphaned or injured animals such as squirrels, rabbits, and birds. She will talk about how to tell if a baby animal is orphaned, […]

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July 14, 2018
10 am
Presque Isle Bog Walk trail head

Guided Bog Walk

Guided Bog Walk Saturday, July 14 at 10:00 a.m.   Volunteer naturalist, Tiffany Rantanen will lead visitors on a walk along the bog walk loop trail on Presque Isle Park on Saturday, July 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Along the way, we’ll learn about the bogs formation and its interesting plant and animal […]

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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