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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
10/21/2016
11/18/2016
12/16/2016

Location:

3100 Cherry Hill Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI, 48105
United States

Phone:

(734) 661-3575
Time: 
5-9pm

Pets and Pajamas Movie Night

What could be more fun than spending your Friday night with our furry friends at HSHV? This paw-tastic event is appropriate for ages 5 to 11 and includes adoptable animal interactions, a vegetarian dinner and an animal-themed movie with popcorn!
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Dates: 
09/24/2016

Location:

13624 Michigan Avenue
Dearborn, MI, 48126
United States

Phone:

313.582.2266
Time: 
10am-6pm

Museum Day Live 2016- Arab American National Museum

The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people.
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Dates: 
09/24/2016

Organization:

Yankee Air Museum

Location:

47884 D St.
Belleville, MI, 48112
United States

Phone:

734-483-4030
Time: 
10am-4pm

Museum Day Live- Yankee Air Museum

The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people.
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Dates: 
09/23/2016
09/24/2016
09/25/2016

Location:

50240 Martz rd
Belleville, MI, 48111
United States

Phone:

734-260-0334
Time: 
Fridays: 5 p.m. to 9p.m. Saturdays: 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

DeBucks Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch

With more than 13 acres of twisting and winding trails, DeBuck's Corn Maze offers some of the best fall fun in the Detroit-Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti area.
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Dates: 
10/01/2016
11/05/2016
12/03/2016

Location:

4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, MI, 48316
United States

Phone:

586-781-9113
Time: 
9:30 am

Bird Feeders Out at Stony Creek Nature Center

Come to the nature center and relax in front of the bird windows with a cup of coffee. We’ll put the bird feeders out and will be available for any questions or to help identify the birds you are seeing. If you’re new to birding or just enjoy watching the birds, this time at the nature center is made for you.
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Dates: 
09/28/2016

Location:

4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township, MI, 48316
United States

Phone:

586-781-9113
Time: 
11 am

Homeschool: Paper Makin’ at Stony Creek Nature Center

Come and discover who the natural paper makers are, and then make your own recycled paper to bring home. Ages: All ages. Please preregister.
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Dates: 
09/23/2016
09/24/2016
09/25/2016

Organization:

Talladay Farms

Location:

6270 Judd Rd
Milan, MI, 48160
United States

Phone:

734-439-2313
Time: 
varies, see below

Corn Maze @ Talladay Farms

Our corn maze is a different way for families to come out to the country and enjoy the outdoors! We are one of the largest corn mazes in the Midwest covering 27 acres of fun for your and your kids!
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Dates: 
09/29/2016

Organization:

Kensington Metropark

Location:

2240 W. Buno Road
Milford, MI, 48380
United States

Phone:

810-227-8910
Time: 
10 am- 5 pm

Fun on the Farm: Horses at Kensington Metropark

This program is especially for the little ones. We will have story time, a craft and an activity. Kids will enjoy visiting with our draft horses and learning how they get dressed or work.
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Dates: 
09/22/2016

Location:

3333 Traverwood Drive (at Huron Parkway)
Ann Arbor, MI, 48105
United States

Phone:

734.327.4200
Time: 
7:00 pm to 8:45 pm

Emerging Writers: Writing and Review Meet-Up

Come with questions, a work in progress, or an empty notebook. All writers are welcome in this casual, supportive environment. Authors Bethany Neal and Alex Kourvo will be on hand to answer questions and give encouragement. This is an excellent opportunity to meet your fellow Ann Arbor writers as well as get feedback from published authors.
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Dates: 
09/25/2016

Location:

1831 Traver Road
Ann Arbor , MI, 48105
United States

Phone:

734.997.1553
Time: 
3 - 4 pm

Raptor Feeding at the Leslie Science and Nature Center

Join LSNC raptor staff for dinner time. During this hour, you can see staff prepare scrumptious raptor food for our wild owls, hawks and eagles — and, yes, that does mean dead mice and rats! This is a great time to see the birds doing their most natural behavior … eating. This will also be an opportunity to touch feathers, see a hawk or owl pellet, discover more about bird anatomy and ask our expert staff questions regarding the birds and other ways you can learn more about them!
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Dates: 
09/22/2016
09/29/2016

Organization:

Howell Nature Center

Location:

1005 Triangle Lake Road
Howell, MI, 48843
United States

Phone:

517-546-0249
Time: 
7 - 10 pm

Twilight Zip Tour at Howell Nature Center's High Adventure Park!

This after-hours adventure features our six best zips! All training and equipment is provided for this program, which is for 4th gr. and up weighing between 60 & 250 lbs. Riders 16 & under must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration & pre-payment are required, see email confirmation for additional policies and requirements.
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Dates: 
09/23/2016
09/24/2016
09/25/2016

Location:

intersection of Pontiac Trail and 10 Mile Road
South Lyon, MI, 48178
United States
Time: 
Friday, Sept. 23rd 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Biergarten & Main Stage Entertainment ONLY. Sat. Sept. 24th 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Full Festival 6:30 PM - 11:30 PM Biergarten and Main Stage Sunday, Sept. 25th 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Full Festival 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Biergarten and Main Stage

South Lyon Pumpkinfest

For 32 years, just as the weather turns crisp, hundreds of volunteers come together to carry out this beloved community event.
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Dates: 
10/22/2016

Location:

8115 West Olive Road
West Olive, MI, 49460
United States

Phone:

(616) 738-4810
Time: 
10 am -12 pm

Volunteer Workday at Hemlock Crossing Nature Center

Join us for a volunteer workday! Help us pull woody invasives. Free to join, no registration needed. Workdays are canceled if it?s raining. Bring work gloves (preferably leather), insect repellent and wear appropriate outdoor gear (long pants, socks, closed shoes). All ages welcome; anyone under 16 must have an adult supervisor. Questions? Contact Georgia Meyer: gmeyer@miOttawa.org
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Dates: 
10/01/2016

Organization:

Howell Nature Center

Location:

1005 Triangle Lake Road
Howell, MI, 48843
United States

Phone:

517-546-0249
Time: 
10 am - 12 pm

Pumpkin Playtime! Zoo Enrichment at Howell Nature Center's High Adventure Park!

You’ll build an enrichment activity with materials provided by the Nature Center, then watch as the lucky recipients — foxes, coyotes, mink, bobcat and porcupine— exhibit such natural behaviors as foraging, exploration, locomotion, and social interaction. Age 5 & up, children 17 & under must be accompanied by a paid adult. Pre-registration is required.
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Dates: 
09/25/2016
09/26/2016
09/27/2016

Location:

115 South Broad St.
Hillsdale, MI, 49242
United States

Phone:

517-437-3622
Time: 
see schedule

Hillsdale County Fair

People from all over Michigan and the surrounding areas await the return of the Hillsdale County Fair each fall and the traditional and time enhanced old favorites they have come to expect and treasure over the years.
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Dates: 
09/24/2016
09/25/2016

Organization:

Howell Nature Center

Location:

1005 Triangle Lake Road
Howell, MI, 48843
United States

Phone:

517-546-0249
Time: 
varies

Glacier Valley Eco Zip Tour at Howell Nature Center's High Adventure Park!

Named for the natural features that are highlighted in this 3 hour adventure, the Glacier Valley Eco Zip Tour is a 7 zip, 1/2 mile ride. All training and equipment is provided for this program, which is for 4th gr. and up weighing between 60 & 250 lbs. Riders 16 & under must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration & pre-payment are required.
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