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Lisa Allmendinger on September 20th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for sponsoring this program.) On Sunday, Sept. 24 from 2-3:30 p.m. attend a fall mushroom search beginning at the Eddy Discovery Center. Search the woods to find and collect fall mushrooms. Afterward, mushroom expert Phil […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 13th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for sponsoring it.) On Sept. 17, the Binder Park Zoomobile will bring live animals to the Weedy Discovery Center from 2-3 p.m. There will be live animal ambassadors from rainforests, deserts, grasslands and mountains for […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 23rd, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Katie McGlashen for the information in this story.) Children who attend three programs at the Eddy Discovery Center throughout the summer can earn a Waterloo Junior Ranger Badge to iron on a favorite hat or backpack. Kids obtain a punch card at their first nature program and then have […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 7th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin and the Waterloo Natural History Association for the information in this story.) On Sunday, June 11, learn about turtles in “Turtlemania” from 2-3 p.m. at the Eddy Discovery Center. Live turtles large and small, land-dwelling and water-loving, will be featured in this entertaining program by naturalist Paul […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for sponsoring this program.) On Sunday, May 21, from 2-3:30 p.m. take a walk on the Discovery Center trails with Rowena Conahan, founder of the Nature Learning Community, and find out about useful and edible […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 3rd, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for sponsoring these programs.) On Sunday, May 7 from 2-3 at the Eddy Discovery Center, Brendan Finerty will present A World of Animals. Finerty of Jackson’s Wild World Zoo will be presenting this exciting, hands-on […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 5th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for sponsoring this event.) Enjoy the program Night of the Amphibians on Saturday, April 8 from 8-9:30 p.m. at the Discovery Center. Join us this evening for a lively presentation featuring frogs, salamanders and quivering […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 29th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for sponsoring it.) Learn about creatures of the night on Sunday, April 2 from 2-3 p.m. at the Eddy Discovery Center. Meet the creatures that only come out at night. The Howell Nature Center will […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 22nd, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for sponsoring this event.) Learn about Michigan’s bears on Sunday, Feb. 26 from 2-3 p.m. at the Discovery Center. Black bears are primarily creatures of Michigan’s north woods.  We’ll discuss the biology, habits and distribution […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 8th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for sponsoring this event.) Love bats? Learn about the “Bats of the World” on Sunday, Feb. 12 from 2-3 p.m. at the Eddy Discovery Center in Sylvan Township. Step into the world of bats with […]

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