Current Classes & Workshops
February
Feb222019
Feb232019
Sleepy Hollow State Park - Snowshoe Building Workshop

Sign up for this fun class where participants will learn to weave a pair of traditional wooden snowshoes, similar to the ones Native Americans made for generations.

Feb222019
Feb242019
FULL - BOW Winter Workshop

This class is full. Please check back on the BOW site for other classes of interest.

Feb222019
Feb232019
Feb222019
Hartwick Pines State Park - Full Moon Snowshoe Hike

Meet at the contact station for a two-mile guided hike through moon lit unbroken snow. Limited pairs of snowshoes are available to borrow.

Feb232019
Hartwick Pines State Park - Guided Snowshoe Hikes

Guided snowshoe hikes into the old growth forest are offered at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Pre-registration is required.

Feb232019
Feb242019
Mitchell State Park - Hard Water School (Ice Fishing Class), Feb. 23-24

This class will cover everything from how to set up equipment and how and where to fish to ice safety and rules and regulations. The main focus will be techniques for panfish, walleye and pike. 

Feb232019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Beekeeping Basics

Join Brian Peterson from Bees in the D as he shares his passion about the education and conservation of the all-important pollinator, the honey bee.

Feb232019
Hoffmaster State Park - Gillette Visitor Center - Snowshoe Hike

Join us for a snowshoe hike in the beautiful wooded dunes of Hoffmaster State Park. Bring your own snowshoes or reserve a pair from the park.

Feb232019
Rifle River Recreation Area - Winterfest

Experience family-friendly activities, including hayrides, sledding, ice fishing, snowshoeing and so much more!

Feb232019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Meet Michigan's Alien Invaders!

Stop by the OAC today to find out about invasive species and what you can do to prevent their spread through hands-on displays and activities. 

Feb232019
Tahquamenon Falls State Park - Guided Snowshoe Hike - Centennial Event

Kick off our centennial year with a guided snowshoe hike through the forests of the upper falls.

Feb232019
Island Lake Recreation Area - Saturday Night Lantern-lit Hikes

Take part in a scenic Michigan winter wonderland with a lantern-lit trail adventure.

Feb232019
Tahquamenon Falls State Park - Lantern-lit Snowshoe Trail- Centennial Event

Celebrate the Michigan state parks centennial year with a lantern-lit evening in the snow.

Feb242019
Warren Dunes State Park - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, Feb. 24

Join us for a fun afternoon of invasive species elimination along the beautiful dunes by cutting and stump treating scattered Japanese barberry and other rogue plants. 

Feb242019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery: Try-It!, Feb. 24

This is your opportunity to learn more about archery. Two different sessions available.

Feb242019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Meet Coretta Scott King

A one-woman show portraying Coretta Scott King. This "edutainment" presentation combines educating and entertaining and involves the audience in a performance that tickles the soul, warms the heart and stimulates the mind.

Feb242019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery Graduate Shoot

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

Feb242019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Science Olympiad Coach and Student Workshop: Weather or Not

This workshop is designed specifically for students competing in the elementary-level Science Olympiad.

Feb262019
Michigan Iron Industry Museum - Future Historians Meeting
Today's topic - The Mighty Mac: Connecting Michigan's Peninsulas. Negaunee.
Feb282019
Outdoor Adventure Center - WOW - Thrilling Thursdays: A Sweet Taste of Michigan

Complimentary admission from 6 to 8 p.m. This month, we're talking about making maple syrup.