We can use your help

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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Birding Basics

Are you new to birding? Are you ready to leave your backyard and explore new birds?  Birding Basics covers the most frequent flyers in our area. This program is entirely outdoors. Social distancing and face coverings are required.

Fun for all ages!


April 8: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

April 24: 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Cost: FREE!

Location: Oakwoods Metropark, Nature Center

Pre-registration is required by the day before the program at 4 p.m.

Pre-register by calling (734) 782-3956.

Oakwoods Metropark