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April 28, 2024
11am
MooseWood Nature Center

Story Time at MooseWood

Story Time at MooseWood Sunday, April 28th, 11:00 am. The book, “The Bumblebee Queen” by April Pulley Sayre will be read. The storybook follows the life of a bumblebee queen as she finds a nest, gathers nectar, lays eggs, and tends her colony through spring, summer, and fall.  An activity or craft will follow the […]

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April 21, 2024
12:30pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Workshop: Glass, Beads, and Charms

Workshop: Glass, Beads, and Charms Sunday, April 21st. Sessions will begin at 12:30, 1:30, and 2:30pm. Meet at MooseWood.  Learn how to bend and work with wire while making your very own hand-made piece of jewelry you can be proud of. All tools and materials will be provided for this workshop. Choose from an assortment […]

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April 14, 2024
11am
MooseWood Nature Center

Story Time at MooseWood

Story Time at MooseWood Sunday, April 14th, 11:00 am. The book, “Night Gliders” by Joanne Ryder will be read. The storybook will glimpse into the magical world of the flying squirrel. Program will touch upon animal behavior and adaptations. An activity or craft will follow the storybook reading. Guests may also enjoy a visit in […]

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March 24, 2024
11am
MooseWood Nature Center

Story Time at MooseWood

Story Time at MooseWood Sunday, March 24th, 11:00 am. The book, “Woodpecker Wham!” by April Pulley Sayre will be read. The storybook gives a bird eye view of the everyday life of a woodpecker. Program will touch upon animal behavior and adaptations. An activity or craft will follow the storybook reading. Guests may also enjoy […]

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March 16, 2024
2pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Fisher Frenzy!

This afternoon’s Fisher Frenzy! program scheduled for 2pm this afternoon has been cancelled. Fisher Frenzy! Saturday, March 16th, 2:00 pm. Join us for an interactive presentation to learn all about the American Fisher, its history, its reintroduction to the Upper Peninsula and its unique relationship with the American Porcupine. Suggested age range: All ages welcome. […]

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March 3, 2024
11am
MooseWood Nature Center

Story Time at MooseWood

Story Time at MooseWood Sunday, March 3rd, 11:00 am. The book, “If You Wake a Skunk” by Carol Doeringer will be read. The storybook tells the cautionary tale for some campers as they creep closer and tempt fate. Will they see the skunks warning signs? Program will touch upon animal behavior and adaptations. An activity […]

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February 25, 2024
1pm and 2:30pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Workshop: Glass, Beads, and Charms

Workshop: Glass, Beads, and Charms 2/9 update: Registration is now closed for the adult 2:30 pm class. Space remains for the youth class at 1:00 pm. Sunday, February 25th at 1:00pm (14 yrs and under- adults welcome too); and 2:30pm (Adults). Meet at MooseWood. There is a maximum of 10 people for each workshop time. […]

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February 18, 2024
11am
MooseWood Nature Center

Story Time at MooseWood

Story Time at MooseWood: Foxes Sunday, February 18th, 11:00 am. A baby fox learns the ways of a fox from his loving parents in the book, “Fox” by Kate Banks. After the book reading, an activity or craft will follow. Guests may also enjoy a visit in the nature center once the program is complete. […]

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February 17, 2024
3pm
MooseWood Nature Center

Creature Feature: Invertebrates

Creature Feature: Invertebrates Saturday, February 17th, 3pm. An invertebrate is an animal without a backbone. In fact, invertebrates don’t have any bones at all! Invertebrates that you may be familiar with include spiders, worms, snails, lobsters, crabs and insects like butterflies. However, humans and other animals with backbones are vertebrates. For this program, we’ll take […]

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February 4, 2024
11am
MooseWood Nature Center

Story Time at MooseWood

Story Time at MooseWood Sunday, February 4th, 11:00 am. The book, “This is a Moose” by Richard T. Morris will be read. The storybook encourages us to follow our dreams, no matter what others think we should do.   An activity or craft will follow the storybook reading. Guests may also enjoy a visit in the […]

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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