An image of the Nature House, from the outside

Upcoming Events

Critters Up Close
Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 10:00am to Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
Ages: All ages
Free with museum admission

Now you have more opportunities to see Critters Up Close every month at the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum! We bring a selection of live animals to the Museum and AAHOM offers special animal-oriented hands-on activities. Animals will be meeting and greeting visitors from 10-4 on Saturday (with a mid-day “Animal Naptime”) and 1-4 on Sunday.  This month the featured critters are snakes!

Raptor Feeding
Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Ages: All ages

Join LSNC raptor staff every second Saturday of the month for dinner time. During this hour, you can see staff prepare scrumptious raptor food for our wild owls, hawks and eagles — and, yes, that does mean dead mice and rats! This is a great time to see the birds doing their most natural behavior … eating. This will also be an opportunity to touch feathers, see a hawk or owl pellet, discover more about bird anatomy and ask our expert staff questions regarding the birds and other ways you can learn more about them! 
Please call 734-997-1553 with any questions.

Sunday Afternoon Naturalists - Birds
Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 3:15pm to 4:15pm
Ages: Families
Cost: $1 per person

Join one of our Educators as we hike through Black Pond Woods each week to see what’s happening!  This week we will be searching out the birds that live in Black Pond Woods.  It’s the beginning of migration season so we might even see some traveling birds as they make their way south!  

Registration is recommended - Register for this event online, or call 734-997-1553. 

Fireside Fun - A Good Old-fashioned Campfire Circle
Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Ages: All Ages

There's nothing quite as relaxing as sitting around a campfire, roasting marshmallows and swapping stories. One Sunday a month, we'll be stoking the fires here at LSNC. Bring your family, camp chairs, and s'mores fixings. We'll provide a blazing outdoor campfire and plenty of marshmallows. 


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