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Outdoor Discovery Center

  • 4214 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. In the winter, you can rent snowshoes to explore the trails.

Critter Catchers

  • June 11, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Our education building animals are hungry! Learn what they like to eat then head out on the trails to catch prey. Bring your catch back to Founders Ha... View Details

Family Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • July 26, 2016 - July 28, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Ages 6-96! Summer too short? Schedule too busy? Jealous of the fun your kids have at camp? Now is your chance! Family Camp is for children 6 years ol... View Details

Family Fishing at Fillmore Discovery Park

  • June 14, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center - Fillmore Discovery Park
  • Address: 4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Registration is required & Limited! Call of visit www.outdoordiscovery.org/plan-visit Bring the kids out to Fillmore Discovery Park for ca... View Details

Hungry, Hungry Serpents!

  • June 17, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

What do snakes eat? Since they are carnivores, their diet consists of things like toads, worms, and mice. Visit Founders Hall to see these awesome pre... View Details

Intermediate Archery Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • August 16, 2016 - August 18, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Ages 10-16 This camp is for participants who have attended a previous archery camp at the ODCMG or been through lessons with one of our staff. The ... View Details

Intermediate Kayak Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • August 09, 2016 - August 11, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Ages 16-18 Campers who have already been through an ODCMG kayaking camp or who have experience paddling will enjoy this next level of kayaking! The... View Details

Introduction to Archery Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • June 21, 2016 - June 23, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Ages 10-16 In this three day camp, campers will be instructed by a certified archery instructor to establish or reinforce good technique and form. Ev... View Details

Introduction to Archery Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • July 19, 2016 - July 21, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Ages 10-16 In this three day camp, campers will be instructed by a certified archery instructor to establish or reinforce good technique and form. Ev... View Details

Kayak Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • June 14, 2016 - June 16, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Ages 8-14 This three day Kayak Camp is designed for the young beginner paddler. The camp begins with an introduction to kayaking on a pond. Cam... View Details

Kayak Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • August 02, 2016 - August 04, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Ages 8-14 This three day Kayak Camp is designed for the young beginner paddler. The camp begins with an introduction to kayaking on a pond. Cam... View Details

Little Explorers Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • July 12, 2016 - July 14, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Ages 4-6 Do you want to catch frogs and play in mud? Would you like to be an explorer for the day and discover what lives here at ODC Nature Preserve... View Details

Little Explorers Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • August 23, 2016 - August 25, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Ages 4-6 Do you want to catch frogs and play in mud? Would you like to be an explorer for the day and discover what lives here at ODC Nature Preserve... View Details

Nature Hour

  • June 01, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Registration welcome, you are able to do so online at https://outdoor-discovery-center-macatawa-greenway.trekksoft.com/en/activity/57979/nature-hour ... View Details

Nature Hour

  • June 15, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Registration welcome, you are able to do so online at https://outdoor-discovery-center-macatawa-greenway.trekksoft.com/en/activity/57979/nature-hour ... View Details

Nature School

  • June 03, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

The purpose of "Nature School" is to introduce the wonders of the natural world to young children. Crafts, activities, games, books, songs, ... View Details

Nature School

  • June 13, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

The purpose of "Nature School" is to introduce the wonders of the natural world to young children. Crafts, activities, games, books, songs, ... View Details

ODC Explorers Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • August 01, 2016 - August 05, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Ages 9-14 Get ready for summertime fun! In this all-day camp we will be kayaking, hiking, biking, exploring for wildlife and playing games. It's ev... View Details

Outdoor Skills Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • June 28, 2016 - June 30, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

  Ages 8-14 Hone your outdoor skills at the ODC Nature Preserve and at other Holland area parks. While on their daytime hikes, campers will... View Details

Picnic with the Birds

  • June 24, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

During this open house program, you will learn more about various birds of prey including what they like to eat. Bring along your own picnic lunch to ... View Details

Turtle Races

  • June 11, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Come one, come all to the great turtle race! Meet the competitors and learn a little bit about some of our native turtles. Pick your favorite one and ... View Details

Wildlife Discovery Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • August 23, 2016 - August 25, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423

Ages 7-10 This camp is for kids crazy about wildlife. They will study a variety of animals native to Michigan and the habitats where they live on the... View Details

Wildlife Discovery Camp - Outdoor Discovery Center

  • July 12, 2016 - July 14, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4204 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Ages 7-10 This camp is for kids crazy about wildlife. They will study a variety of animals native to Michigan and the habitats where they live on the... View Details

Yoga at the ODC

  • May 25, 2016 - September 28, 2016
  • Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Address: 4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Wednesday

Yoga is a calming exercise where men and women have the ability to connect to the natural environment through strength, core, stretching, balance and ... View Details

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Holland, MI   49423

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