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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.

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Time With Toddlers Week

July 30 – August 3


Let your child spend time learning about the natural world during this fun, interactive time together. Each day will include nature lessons, music and motion, snack time, crafts, stories and time outdoors. Parents are required to sit back, relax, and watch their child smile!! Designed for children ages 2 – 5 years old. Please preregister, (734) 782-3956.

Time: 10 a.m. – noon

Cost: $10 per day, $40 for week

Location: Oakwoods Nature Center


  • Phone: (734) 782-3956
  • E-Mail: kevin.arnold@metroparks.com


Oakwoods Metropark