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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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Lisa Allmendinger on February 2nd, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo National History Association for sponsoring this program.) On Sunday, Feb. 5 from 2-3 p.m., learn about Skins, Scat and Skulls in the Waterloo Recreation Area from Dave Szczygiel. This program will give you a chance to view and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 16th, 2016

(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 Nov. 20 from 2-3 p.m., you can learn about spooky owls in a program that was rescheduled from last month. Are owls spooky, mysterious or lovable? You decide while you […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 26th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for the sponsorship of this program.) On Sunday, Oct. 30 from 2-3 p.m. you can learn about owls at the Discovery Center. The program, “Spooky Owls” is an opportunity for an up-close visit with live […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 16th, 2016

By Lisa Carolin Fourth-graders at South Meadows Elementary School have been receiving hands-on science lessons this month during field trips to the Eddy Discovery Center at the Waterloo Recreation Area. The opportunity is courtesy of the Waterloo Natural History Association, which paid for the school’s busing costs. Students have had the opportunity to take bog […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 12th, 2016

On Sunday, Oct. 16, the Waterloo Natural History Association will celebrate its 35th anniversary from 1-4 p.m. at the Discovery Center with an open house and a festival. There will be a free afternoon of fun and games with scavenger hunts, refreshments, activities for all ages, and live animals with Paul McCormack. Rain or shine […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 9th, 2016

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