School Programs

School Programs with the ODC Network

We offer natural and cultural history programs customized to fit varied class levels and teacher preferences. Each program can be tailored to fit your needs. Students will enjoy learning in an outdoor setting and having engaging hands on activities.

Field trip registrations begin on the first Monday of August


We offer a wide variety of Natural and Cultural History programs for all grades and class sizes. View our School Program Guide below to learn more about our current offerings.

Natural History:

  • A River Runs Through it: Stream Study
  • Exploring Our Dunes
  • Habitat Exploration
  • Live Birds of Prey
  • Plants on the Move (Fall Only)
  • Seasonal Surprises – Ecology
  • Sensory Adventure
  • Spring Awakenings in the Maple Sugarbush
  • Up-Close and Wild
  • Wetland Investigation and Life Cycles
  • Wildflowers in Spring
  • Wonderous World of Water

Cultural History

  • A Day in the Life of a French Voyageur
  • Homestead Holiday
  • Michigan’s Indigenous People
  • Pioneer Living

Cultural History Programs Supported By:

Programs Sites

Schedule a Program

Request a program with us using the form below or by calling 616.393.9453