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November 19, 2017
2:30 pm.
MooseWood Nature Center

“Who’s A Pollinator?” Craft

Every year volunteers decorate a tree as a part of the Peter White Public Library’s “Winter Wonderland Walk.” We would like to invite our member families and the Marquette community to come out and make some simple crafts to decorate our special tree. Entitled “Who’s A Pollinator?” our educational tree will share fun facts and […]

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December 2, 2017
1:00 pm.
MooseWood Nature Center

Birch Bark Angels

                              Local birch bark artist, Rick Eckloff will offer a hands-on program on Saturday, December 2 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 […]

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November 11, 2017
2pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Medicinal Mushroom Research & Old Growth Forests

​Have you ever experienced a family member struggling with cancer or Alzheimer’s? Have you heard how mushrooms are being used to help with depression and PTSD? With mapping of the human genome and the continuing growing body of research on epigenetics, the 200,000+ molecules in mushrooms are proving to have incredible effects on the human […]

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October 14, 2017
2pm to 4pm

‘The Hope of Fungi Amidst the 6th Mass Extinction’ : Spiritual Experience, Medicine, and Human Evolution

‘The Hope of Fungi Amidst the 6th Mass Extinction’ : Spiritual Experience, Medicine, and Human Evolution is being rescheduled to Saturday, November 11th. The program will share information on how fungi improve our health and their use in medical research. There will be an in-house discussion on fungi and the instructor will be available for more chatting […]

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October 28, 2017
1pm
Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library

Are They Really Creepy Creatures?

Join us as we present a discussion and slide program of “Are They Really Creepy Creatures” on Saturday, October 28th at 1:00 pm. at the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library to learn about an assortment of “creepy” creatures including spiders, bats, owls, snakes, slime molds and the jaguarundi. Are these creatures really as creepy as they […]

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November 18, 2017
10am to 12pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Nicole’s Mammal Adventures: M-m-m-mammals!

Unfortunately, due to very low registration and the presenters request to reschedule, the Nicole’s Adventures: M-m-mammals program (previously scheduled for Saturday, November 18th) is being rescheduled to Saturday, January 6th. Sorry for the inconvenience this may cause. We hope you will be able to join us in January after the holidays. Please help us pass […]

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October 22, 2017
10am to 12pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Nicole’s Mammal Adventures: Batty for Bats!

Nicole’s Mammal Adventures: Batty for Bats! Date & Time: Sunday, October 22, 10:00 am. – 12:00 pm. Recommended ages: 5 – 15 years Suggested donation: $5/adult or $10/family Description: Nicole is back and here to debunk the myth that bats are ‘scary’ blood sucking fiends! Join her at the MooseWood Nature Center to learn about the […]

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September 23, 2017
9am to 2pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Community Rummage Sale and Bake Sale-September 23rd

Join us for the second Community Rummage Sale and Bake Sale! on Saturday, September 23rd from 9:00 am-3:00 pm at MooseWood Nature Center. Come shop around for great deals and good finds on art, furniture, toys, and more to benefit your local nature center. All donations are tax-deductible (as allowable by law), and we are […]

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October 13, 2017
7:30pm to 10:00pm
MooseWood Nature Center

18th Annual Halloween Haunted Bog Walk

This year is our 18th annual event! with a theme of: To be Announced! 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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September 9, 2017
9am to 2pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Community Rummage Sale and Bake Sale- September 9th!

Join us for a Community Rummage Sale and Bake Sale! on Saturday, September 9th from 9:00 am-2:00 pm at MooseWood Nature Center. New Early Bird Special!: For an additional $3.00 donation at the door,  you can shop the rummage sale at 8:00 a.m. before the advertised start of the sale at 9:00 a.m.! Come shop around […]

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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