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Opportunities and Events

  • Meeting Dates for 2017
    Meetings are held the third Wednesday of each month, except December, 4:00 PM in Room A at Fillmore Complex. We welcome Friends' attendance and participation.

  • Friends Members are Hosting an Open House at the Weaver House at Pine Bend Park. Open house dates are May 21, June 18, July 16, August 20, September 17, and October 15 from 1-3 PM. Folks are invited to stop by to tour the house and gardens, hear some history of the site, and become familiar with the possibilities to rent it for a future event.

  • Parks staff have been providing open house hours at the lodge in Grand Ravines North on Sunday afternoons in April and May. They plan to schedule them again for a couple of months in the fall and Friends members are assisting with those events.

  • Birds of Ottawa County Book
    An annotated checklist of all the birds known to frequent Ottawa County. On sale at the Ottawa County Nature Education Center and on line at