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Tax deductible contributions to the Green Ribbon Initiative will be used to support education and stewardship work in the Oak Openings Region.

To donate to the Oak Openings Habitat Protection and Restoration Fund, click here.

To donate to the Oak Openings Carbon Offset Fund, click here.

To make a general donation to the Green Ribbon Initiative, click on the donate button below. These funds will go to:


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Autumn Leaf Tree I.D.

October 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Autumn is a time of dramatic change and preparation for our trees. Without a doubt, one of the most notable changes are the vibrant yellows, reds, and oranges that begin to pop on our many tree species. Join us for an up-close look at some of the beautiful colors that emerge in the Oak Woods during the autumn. Face coverings are encouraged.

Fun for all ages!

Time: 10 a.m. – Noon

Cost: $3 per child, $5 per adult, children under 2 are Free!

Location: Oakwoods Metropark, Nature Center Entrance

Preregistration is required by October 9.


  • Phone: (734) 782-3956

Oakwoods Metropark