Outdoor Discovery Center Macatawa Greenway news and events.

June 5 – Great Lakes & Fresh Water Week

Great Lakes & Fresh Water Week Did you know this week is Great Lakes & Fresh Water Week? Michigan’s annual Great Lakes and Fresh Water Week has launched with an official proclamation from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer highlighting the many benefits the state’s lakes, rivers, wetlands, coastline and groundwater provide. As you know, fresh water is…

May 10 – Found an Abandoned Animal?

Abandoned Animals The ODC Network does NOT perform wildlife rehabilitation at any of its facilities.  No staff members are licensed to care for injured or abandoned wildlife. We are sorry that we can not personally help you, but we have listed some information below that may help you deal with your situation. Remember, wild animals are unpredictable, use extreme…

April 22 – May Restaurant Fundraisers

May Restaurant Fundraisers Throughout the year we partner with a variety of local restaurants to raise funds for all aspects of the ODC Network. Our restaurant fundraisers continue this May with Saugatuck Brewing Company and Salt & Pepper Savory Grill & Pub! For the entire month of May, Saugatuck Brewing Company will donate a $1.00…

April at Beechwood Grill

Beechwood Grill Supports the ODC Network For the entire month of April, Beechwood Grill will donate a percent for every order of “Wings” sold and for every “Falcon Cocktail” ordered to the ODC Network. The “Falcon” is a spin on the traditional Moscow mule with the addition of a pomegranate liqueur. On Saturday, April 27,…

Project Clarity Breakfast May 22

Project Clarity, a community-wide initiative led by ODC Network, was established in 2013. Its mission is to restore the water quality of Lake Macatawa and the Macatawa Watershed through a multi-phased approach focused on land restoration, Best Management Practices (BMPs), community education, and long-term sustainability. In total, over 100 water quality projects have been implemented…

Mar 27 – April Fundraisers

Support the ODC through a Night Out! We have the privilege of being the recipient of a few Community Fundraisers in April. We hope you’ll take time to get together with loved whiles while supporting the ODC. Thank you to the generous businesses who have partnered with us and continue to give the community great…

Feb 26 – Help Support ODC

Throughout the year we partner with a variety of local restaurants to raise funds for all aspects of the ODC Network. Our restaurant fundraisers kick off this April with On the Border and Beechwood Grill! Take your family and friends to eat at On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina on Monday, April 1st. Show…

Feb 14 – We Need You!

“Love Your Hometown” Grant Opportunity We are encouraging you to vote for the #HamiltonNaturalPlayground project in the Love Your Hometown campaign put on by the Allegan County Community Foundation! We are in the running for a $1,000 grant to build a natural playground at Sandyview Elementary School​. We need your help to secure this exciting…