Helping people appreciate the out-of-doors through a better understanding of nature's communities and conservation practices is an important role of the Eaton County Parks Department.
The Department employs a full time Naturalist to work with and provide programs for interested schools, clubs, civic groups and the community to promote the wise use of Michigan's natural resources. Please click on the link below to view the wide variety of program topics available.
If you would like to set up a program date, please call Jackie Blanc, Naturalist, at 517-627-7351 ext. 23.
Come and explore the wonders of nature as you wander through the woods in search of wildflowers with Naturalist Jackie Blanc, on the following dates:
Thursday, April 24th - 6 p.m at Lincoln Brick Park - Meet at the Interpretive Center.
Saturday, April 26th - 1 p.m. at Fitzgerald Park - Meet at the Park Office
Tuesday, April 29th - 6 p.m. at Bennett Park - Meet at the front parking lot
Saturday, May 3rd - 4 p.m. at Fox Park - Meet at the Beachside Restrooms
Walks are suitable for all ages. Program fee is $2/person or $5/family. A reduced youth group rate is available.