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Outdoor Discovery Center

  • 4204 56th Street,
  •  Holland, MI 49423

The Outdoor Discovery Center Macatawa Greenway (ODCMG) is a non-profit outdoor education organization. Through its programs, demonstration areas and interpretive exhibits, the Center provides students and community members with up-close views of nature and learning opportunities about the West Michigan environment. The ODC Nature Preserve is a 130 acre preserve with almost 5 miles of trails that are open dawn to dusk.

Animal CSI

  • December 27, 2014
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Is there anybody out there? Wait! Who's scat is that? Does something live in that hole? Who was eating that acorn? Even though we don't see any animal... View Details

Awesome Amphibians

  • November 29, 2014
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

What the heck is an amphibian and why are they important? Well why don't you join us and find out. We will have live amphibians to see and touch as we... View Details

Family Ice Fishing

  • January 24, 2015
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Try your line on an ODC nature preserve pond during this catch-and-release ice fishing day. All materials are provided including fishing poles and tac... View Details

Make your Own Suet Feeder

  • December 31, 2014
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Make your own bird feeder that can be used with chunks of suet or a special bird feed mix we will share with you. The feeders will be designed to hang... View Details

Make Your Own Swag

  • December 07, 2014
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

No, this is not the stuff we all get, but the garland made of natural materials you can hang on a wall, door or use as a centerpiece. We will provide ... View Details

Marvelous Mammals

  • December 13, 2014
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Some chew their cud, some lay eggs! Some fly, some glide. Some even eat their own poop, ewww! Come learn about some of our distant relatives, and mayb... View Details

Owl Pellet Dissection

  • December 29, 2014
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Have you ever wondered what an owl eats? Find out first hand as you become a real forensic scientist and extract bones from an owl pellet to discover ... View Details

Tales and Tails

  • December 23, 2014 - January 06, 2015
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
  • Recurrence: Recurring every 2 weeks on Tuesday

Learn about animals using a children's book and then see a related animal up close and personal. The program is ideal for little ones who can sit thro... View Details

Tales and Tails

  • December 09, 2014
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Learn about animals using a children's book and then see a related animal up close and personal. The program is ideal for little ones who can sit thro... View Details

Wings, Talons, Ears and Eyes

  • December 30, 2014
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Birds of prey are amazing predators! How can they catch things as fast as a duck, as small as a grasshopper, as large as a rabbit, or as quiet as a mo... View Details

Winter Bugs Me!

  • January 10, 2015
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Winter is not the time of year we usually think of bugs, but they're still out there! Spend some time learning about insects or signs of insects you m... View Details

Holland Convention & Visitors Bureau
78 E. 8th Street Holland  
Holland, MI   49423

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Phone: (616) 394-0000
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