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Lisa Allmendinger on November 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.) Learn about Michigan birds of prey On Sunday, Nov. 12, at 1:30 and 3:00 p.m., at the Eddy Discovery Center. Francie Krawcke of Michigan Avian Experience will bring a bald eagle […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 25th, 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.) On Sunday, Oct. 29 beginning at 2 p.m., take a Sandhill Crane tour. Local expert Bill Wells will show a film about Sandhill Cranes at the Eddy Discovery Center and then […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 18th, 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.) On Sunday, Oct. 22 at 1:30 and 3 p.m., learn about alligators and their kin at the Eddy Discovery Center, 17030 Bush Road in Sylvan Township. This is an exciting, hands-on […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 13th, 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.) On Sunday, Oct. 15 from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Eddy Discovery Center, 17030 Bush Road in Sylvan Township, you can make your own bird or bat house. Do you want to […]

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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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