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Opportunities and Events

  • Meeting Dates for 2017

    Meetings are at 4 PM in Room A at the Fillmore Complex. We welcome Friends' attendance and participation.

  • Help your youngsters try their hand at.....
    ICE FISHING! Event Cancelled due to uncooperative winter weather
    Friends directors are planning a special family fishing event. This free event is geared for children accompanied by an adult. Please be sure everyone is dressed for weather conditions. There will be experienced ice fishing folks to assist and equipment to borrow.

    The Ice Fishing event location will be Hawthorn Pond Natural Area on
    Cancelled. This 40 acre park near Holland is located south of Adams Street at 9876 Black River Court. Visitors may bring their own equipment or borrow a pole from Friends. Stop by to visit and try out this winter sport.
    (If we have to wait for good ice conditions, the alternate date is Saturday, February 18)

  • 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