Job Openings

Job Opportunities with the ODC Network There are several job openings right now with the ODC Network. We are looking for both a lead teacher and assistant teacher at Little Hawks Discovery Preschool. Additionally we are looking for a Lead Childcare Provider for our staff childcare facility. Check out the job postings below and send…

Summer is Here!

Summer Programming We have transitioned our programming to summer! Look for programs offered by our naturalist staff offered throughout the week. You will also find that the Visitors Center is now open on Sundays from 12-4 pm. We look forward to a fun summer exploring the natural world with you and your family. Community Programs…

It’s Not Too Late to Sign up for Summer Camps

Camps for kids 2018 There are still openings in several camps for kids 9 years old and up. Children will have great adventures in ODC Explorers Camp, learn how to shoot in Introduction to Archery, explore area waterways in Kayak Camp (Session 2) and learn how make fires, cordage, and other fun skills in Outdoor Skills…

Confiscated Wildlife Artifacts

New Education Artifacts
We are the recent recipient of a collection of confiscated wildlife artifacts from the US Fish and Wildlife Service. Though the items are not on display yet, here’s a sample of what we plan to use for a seasonal display and special programs.

River Encounters Scheduled for 2018

2018 River Encounters Our schedule of naturalist guided kayaking experiences on the Macatawa River have been scheduled. We hope you will join us for these family friendly trips on Saturdays this summer. There are also two Macatawa River Clean-ups scheduled with our Macatawa Greenway partner, the Macatawa Watershed Project. Join us for kayaking and a…

New Website Organization

New Website Organization We have spent the last couple of months revamping our website. In addition to the content we had we have added easier access to information, better layout for learning more about us, and a new arrangement of the pages for our sitemap. We hope this helps both desktop and mobile viewers of…

Snow is back!

Now that we have a good base of snow again, snowshoes are available for use. Stop by the Visitors Center between 9 am and 3:30 pm to borrow some! $5 per pair for anyone 14 yrs and up. Children 13 and under are free with a paying adult.

Have fun in the snow!