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.
Take on the role of nature detective. You will start in Founders Hall and continue onto the nature preserve to look for animal signs. Look for animal ... View Details
Make your yard friendlier to wildlife by avoiding some types of plants while adding others to your landscaping. You will learn about flowers, shrubs a... View Details
Learn about our many live birds of prey! During this presentation there will be hands-on time with bird artifacts such as wings, talons, feathers and ... View Details
What mammal has black skin but white fur? Which mammals hibernate? What groups of animals can actually fly? Join a naturalist to learn more about the ... View Details
The purpose of each stand-alone “Nature School” class is to introduce the wonders of the natural world to young children. Crafts, activiti... View Details