Current DNR - All Events
December
Dec132019
Belle Isle Park - Stuff a Truck

Conservation officers are collecting toys to donate to children in Detroit. Join them during the Belle Isle Holiday Stoll to help them "stuff a truck."

Dec142019
Fort Custer Recreation Area - Stewardship Volunteer Workday, Dec. 14

Wind down the year by helping us oust black locust from our restored prairies!  Black locust is a pesky invader in our native prairie restorations.

Dec142019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Cub Club: Animal Tracks

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 different wild animals and their tracks.

Dec142019
Michigan History Museum - Second Saturdays for Families: Design a Treasure Chest

Decorate a wood box to hold the items you collect. Lansing.

Dec142019
Outdoor Adventure Center - All About Alternative Energy

Learn all about Michigan’s alternative energy sources and how alternative energy is beneficial to the world around you!

Dec142019
Hartwick Pines State Park - Full Moon Snowshoe Hike

Enjoy the view of the full moon and night sky while hiking approximately 2 miles through unbroken snow to the campground and back.

Dec152019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery: Try-It!, Dec. 15

This is your opportunity to give archery a try. Two different sessions available.

Dec152019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Maple Syrup Workshop With International Guest Speaker Troy Linton

Appreciate the flavorful history of maple syrup in Michigan while you taste and enjoy different types of syrup. Learn how to infuse different flavors with natural ingredients from an authentic Canadian maple syrup aficionado. 

Dec202019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Friday Night Archery

Winter is coming, so be prepared with this “Game of Thrones”-themed archery program. 

Dec202019
Mitchell State Park - Lantern-lit Snowshoe Hike

This winter enjoy a lantern-lit snowshoe hike along a portion of the Heritage Nature Trail. The short hike, about 1 mile, will have a campfire warming station and hot cocoa. 

Dec212019
Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park - Snowshoe Tying Workshop

This is an all-day workshop dedicated to helping participants weave their own traditional wood-framed snowshoes.

Dec212019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Nature Holiday Crafts

Make paper snowflakes and ornaments using natural materials.

Dec212019
Island Lake Recreation Area - Lantern-lit Hikes

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

Dec262019
Michigan History Museum - Learn517: Architecture
For homeschoolers, ages 6 to 11. Fee, walk-in registration only. Lansing.
Dec272019
Mitchell State Park - Lantern-lit Snowshoe Hike

This winter enjoy a lantern-lit snowshoe hike along a portion of the Heritage Nature Trail. The short hike, about 1 mile, will have a campfire warming station and hot cocoa. 

Dec282019
Dec292019
Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center - New Moon Lantern-Lit Snowshoe Hike and Winter Getaway

Enjoy a winter getaway package at Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center that corresponds with Hartwick Pines State Park's New Moon Lantern-Lit Snowshoe Hikes. (Preregistration required for overnight stay only.)

Dec282019
Dec292019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Indoor Snowball Fights and Ice Fishing

Come experience some exciting winter activities at the Outdoor Adventure Center, but in the comfort of a heated building! 

Dec282019
Hartwick Pines State Park - New Moon Lantern-Lit Snowshoe Hike

Enjoy a 1.25-mile snowshoe hike through the lantern lit, old growth forest.

Ongoing DNR - All Events
06/22/19  —  06/30/20
Michigan History Museum - Secret Lives of Michigan Objects

Explore what it means to collect and care for Michigan objects. Lansing.