- Calendar of events
Check out our calendar to learn about programs, classes and other fun events planned at the Outdoor Adventure Center.
- WOW - Thrilling Thursdays
The last Thursday of each month, we offer free admission from 6 to 8 p.m. for all of our visitors and special programs, fun and games around a specific topic each month, plus enjoy all the exhibits at the Outdoor Adventure Center! There will be story time for our youngest guests, hands-on experiences, games and informational sessions for interested visitors.
Calling all kids ages 8-12 who want to explore and learn more about our local nature and wildlife!
Join Michigan Avian Experience to meet some of Michigan’s live birds of prey.
Celebrate Free Fishing Weekend with an introduction to ice fishing!
Join us for an INDOOR campout at the Outdoor Adventure Center! Learn how to pitch a tent, build a campfire, and roast marshmallows.
Whether you’re a Walking Dead fan, wonder if you can survive the zombie apocalypse or are just looking for a different style of archery class, this is the archery class for you!
Join us for a hike along the riverfront and Milliken State Park to help count and identify our local birds and send our findings to this great citizen science project.
This four-week course will offer a more in-depth archery experience in a safe and fun environment.
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.
This is your opportunity to learn more about archery. Two different sessions available.
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.
A chance for returning students to practice their skills without having to go through the instructional portion of a class.
This workshop is designed specifically for students competing in the elementary-level Science Olympiad.
Complimentary admission from 6 to 8 p.m. This month, we're talking about making maple syrup.