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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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Hidden Nature Hike

December 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Why go outside when you could be bundled up with a warm cup of coffee on the couch?  Because once the leaves come off, Mother Nature really starts to reveal her secrets at Oakwoods Metropark!  From nests and burrows to galls and cocoons, come find out what hidden things you can discover as we take a walk in the woods. Social distancing and face coverings are required.

Fun for all ages!

Time: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

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

Location: Oakwoods Metropark, Nature Center Entrance

Pre-registration is required by December 11.


  • Phone: (734) 782-3956
  • A Metroparks vehicle pass is required to enter any Metropark.

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