2017 Summer Library Programs Announced

In preparation for the summer of 2017, we have released our thematic program that correlates to the summer youth reading programs at local libraries. A number of libraries have already booked with us but we still have availability to schedule programs throughout the summer. Contact your local library to see if they have schedule a program…

2016 Holiday Hours Announced

For the 2016 holiday season, the ODCMG office and Visitors Center will be closed on the following days: Saturday, December 24 Sunday, December 25 Monday, December 26 Saturday, December 31 Sunday, January 1 Monday, January 2 The trails are still open during daylight hours every day of the year. Exhibits like the live birds of…

Shop at Amazon Smile to Support Us

If you are an online shopper and you would like to support the ODCMG, there’s an easy way to do both through the Amazon Smile program. Shop to your hearts content and know that a percentage of your purchase will be given back to the ODCMG! #StartWithaSmile at smile.amazon.com/ch/38-2461102 for your holiday gifts and Amazon…

Holidays at the ODC is back!

Look for more programs throughout the holiday season from Thanksgiving until the New Year. There will be story times, crafts, and guided nature hikes. We will also have free weekly scavenger hunts for anyone stopping at the Visitor Center’s desk.

Stay tuned for more details!

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Sept 24 – Macatawa River Clean-up

  Join us for a clean-up of the Macatawa River on Saturday, September 24 from 1-4 pm. Everyone is welcome though children under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Depending on the group size, there will be both land-based and kayak-based teams of volunteers. Trash bags, trash grabbers, gloves and other clean-up…

Volunteer for Treats and Trails

Come out and volunteer for the 10th annual Treats and Trails hosted by the Outdoor Discovery Center, October 21st and 22nd.  Sign up using the link http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0c4eabad23a1fd0-outdoor to help with s’mores, wildlife handling, barrel rides, face painting, games, and more.  This is a great opportunity to help out in your community and have a fun time…

New ODC Homeschool Programs Announced

ODCMG staff creates unique programs each year offered exclusively to homeschool families. In addition to these programs, homeschool parents and students may find that a number of our community programs connect to their learning objectives. Go to www.outdoordiscovery.org to learn more about our community programs. 2016-2017 ODC Homeschool Programs Each program has a maximum and…