Wish List

Donating new or gently used items is an excellent way to make an important contribution to MooseWood Nature Center. Please view our current wish list below:

Animal Care

  • Supplies
    • Aspen shaving
    • Gift Cards to the following:
      • Pet Smart
      • Amazon

Exhibits and Habitats

  • Faux pine tree garland (any length accepted), vines and garland
  • Faux pine trees- from small up to seven feet tall
  • Michigan native bird taxidermy (any accepted but prefer flying poses)
  • White LED rope/strip lights- blue or green lights also accepted
  • Black poster frames-  28” X 36” & 22” X 28” and smaller sizes also accepted (5X7, 3X5)

Children’s Play Area

  • Indoor play tent- play tubes also accepted


  • Paper toweling
  • Large bottles of hand sanitizer
  • White paper toweling
  • Toilet paper (for Winter use)
  • Large doormat (for outdoor use)
  • Gift Cards to the following:
    • Gordon Food Services
    • Menards


  • Postage Stamps

Bird Feeders Near MNC

MooseWood recently has taken over keeping the feeders filled year-round but it is especially important during the winter months. If you would like to help keep the feeders full please consider donating some seed.

  • Black oil sunflower seed (especially needed in winter) or
  • Gift Cards to the following:
    • Mare-Z-Dotes

Education and Community Programs




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.


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

Phone: (906) 228-6250