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Edible Wreaths for the Animals

Edible Wreaths for the Animals
Bring your family out for a chance to create edible wreaths for some of our wildlife ambassadors this holiday season! Participants will create their own edible wreath for the animals, meet our wildlife ambassadors up…

Solstice Celebration

Solstice Celebration
Join us for crafts and community as we prepare for the longest night of the year! Bring the whole family to enjoy making traditional winter solstice crafts: popcorn & cheerios wreath feeders, pomanders (oranges with…

Barnyard Buds

Need an excuse to get out of the house? Bring your tiny farmer to the Blandford Farm for this farm-themed version of our popular Nature Buds program! Each program will be hosted by a Blandford…

SECOND SATURDAY WORKDAY AT THE HIGHLANDS

SECOND SATURDAY WORKDAY AT THE HIGHLANDS
Join us and the Land Conservancy of West Michigan at The Highlands to plant native plants as part of the property's restoration. Tools, water, and snacks will be provided. Please register to attend! *Public Volunteer…

Guided Shinrin-yoku: Forest Walk At Twilight

Guided Shinrin-yoku: Forest Walk At Twilight
Join us for a special Thursday evening in nature and experience the benefits of Shinrin-yoku, a relaxing Japanese wellness practice also known as "forest bathing." Led by ANFT Certified Forest Therapy Guide Katie Venechuk, this…

Cancelled: Thankful for Wildlife

Cancelled: Thankful for Wildlife
Learn about some of the many reasons why humans should be thankful for wildlife. In this program we'll also show our gratitude to some of our wildlife ambassadors by sharing treats with them. Participants can…

Farmhand Helpers

Farmhand Helpers
Goats and sheep and chickens, oh my! Calling all future growers: join us for a unique, behind-the-scenes opportunity to help out at the Blandford Farm. Assist with livestock chores – feed and water the animals…

Blandford Trail Walking Group

Blandford Trail Walking Group
Join our resident Health and Wellness Coach and Herbalist, Camilla Voelker, for our trail walking group. We will be active for a steady 45-minute trek around Blandford and the Highlands! Enjoy the beautiful season of summer on…