Current Classes & Workshops
June
Jun022019
Oct202019
Pinckney Recreation Area - Eclipse Yoga - Stand-up Paddleboard Yoga

Eclipse Yoga will offer Stand-up Paddleboard Yoga classes on Sundays from 1-2 p.m. and Tuesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. starting June 2 - Oct. 20. There will be no classes on June 30, July 7 or Sept. 1. Cost is $25. Meet at Silver Lake. 

Jun022019
Oct202019
Pinckney Recreation Area - Eclipse Yoga Paddle Fit

Eclipse yoga will offer Paddlefit classes on Sundays from 12 -1 p.m. and Tuesdays from 5:15-6:15 p.m. starting June 2 - Oct. 20. There will be no classes on June 30, July 7 or Sept. 1. Cost is $25. Meet at Silver Lake. 

Jun032019
Oct142019
Island Lake Recreation Area - Eclipse Yoga - Stand-up Paddleboard Yoga

Participants will paddle out, do an hour of yoga on the boards, and then paddle back in. Eclipse Yoga provides paddleboards and life jackets.

Jun032019
Oct142019
Island Lake Recreation Area - Eclipse Yoga Paddle Fit

There are intervals of paddling and HIIT type exercises. Classes last 1 hour. Some exercises are done on boards and some on the beach (depending on a variety of factors).

October
Oct182019
Oct202019
Brighton Recreation Area - Harvest Festival Weekend (campers only)

Enjoy a fall weekend full of festivities and crafts like t-shirt tie-dying, costume contest, pumpkin carving, trick-or-treating, site decoration contest and more!

Oct182019
Oct202019
Metamora-Hadley Recreation Area - Centennial Fall Harvest Festival Weekend (campers only)

Enjoy activities such as pumpkin decorating, arts and crafts, a costume parade, raffles, trick-or-treating, a campsite decoration contest, a haunted barn and much more!

Oct182019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Pumpkin Patch Party

Join us at the OAC for our Pumpkin Patch Party here in downtown Detroit, where you can pick your own pumpkin to decorate! All the paint supplies and a snack will be provided for you to have a family-friendly autumn evening.

Oct182019
Oct202019
Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park - Create a Cutting Board (3 Day Class)

Master Woodworker Dave Rasmussen will guide you as you select your wood and glue it for finishing into a cutting board.

Oct192019
Oct272019
Leelanau State Park - Haunted Lighthouse

Join us for a spooky tour through the main floor of the lighthouse keeper's quarters!

Oct192019
Bay City State Park - Trapper Certification Course

This full-day training for trapper certification by John Wahlers will cover all the basic skills with classroom and field work.

Oct192019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Cub Club: Wildlife in the Woods

A special set of opportunities for our youngest guests. Children ages 3-6 will enjoy a story time, arts and crafts, and hands-on nature experiences. This session will focus on Michigan's wildlife that lives in a forest habitat.

Oct192019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery Explore It: Bigfoot Hunt

This one-hour program is your chance to explore archery. 

Oct192019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Bigfoot Bounty Hunters

The legend of Bigfoot still exists in outdoor culture, and we’re bringing the hunt for this creature to Milliken State Park.

Oct192019
Bald Mountain Recreation Area - View the Hunters Moon, Saturn and Jupiter

Join Jerry Chevrier, a NASA Solar System Ambassador, who will be speaking on and allowing visitors to view the Hunters Moon, Saturn and Jupiter through his telescope.

Oct202019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Young Explorers: Be a Junior Hawkwatcher, Part 2

Drop in on site at the Detroit River Hawk Watch, located at Lake Erie Metropark in Brownstown. Join staff from the OAC and Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge to practice your hawk identification skills and complete the required activities in the Junior Hawkwatcher booklet to receive a certificate of completion!

Oct262019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Compass Skills

Join us for a fun and informative program focused on learning how to use a baseplate compass.

Oct262019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Secret Lives of Skunks

Through a visual presentation, discover fun facts about this misunderstood animal. 

Oct272019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Path Paws: Halloween Costume Hike

Pets are encouraged to be dressed up as we take a hike along the River Walk. We will stop at a few different points to talk about the myths and facts of different Halloween animals.

Oct272019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery Explore It: Zombie Survival

This one-hour program is your chance to explore archery. 

Oct272019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Mythbusters: Halloween Animals

Are owls really wise? Are bats really blind? Come learn the truth about some of our most misunderstood Halloween animals.

Oct272019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery 101 Class Begins, Oct. 27

This four-week program will offer a more in-depth archery experience in a safe and fun environment. 

Oct272019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Trick-or-Treat at the OAC

Show us your Halloween costumes as we trick-or-treat inside the OAC! 

Oct272019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery Graduate Shoot, Oct. 27

A chance for returning students to practice their skills without having to go through the instructional portion of a class.