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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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Hiking the Oakwoods Butterfly Trail

October 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

What forms of beauty can be discovered along the trail in our Butterfly Viewing Area? Join us for a fun walk through this unique field, which is a Certified Monarch Waystation, to explore the gorgeous colors of the flowers that fill this special landscape. 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

Pre-registration is required by October 2.


  • Phone: (734) 782-3956

A Metroparks vehicle pass is required to enter any Metropark.

Oakwoods Metropark