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VISA, MasterCard and Debit card are accepted for in-person registration. There is a 10% discount for families and seniors. Fees are $6 higher for non-residents of Windsor. NEW! You can now register on-line at: www.reconnectwindsor.ca (Call Ojibway first to register for this service).

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Thrilling Thursdays

March through November, Ojibway Nature Centre will be open in the evening on the last Thursday of the month. Please sign up early for these special programs we will be offering. Fee is $6/adult, $5/child. Family discount available.

Aug 28 Spiders and Other Bugs 6:30-8:00pm
Sept 25 Snakes & other Endangered Species 6:30-8:00pm
Oct 30 Fall Colours 6:30-8:00pm
Nov 27 Owl Prowl 6:30-8:00pm

Nectar Festival

Learn about the sweet lives of hummingbirds, butterflies and other nectar lovers. Join us for hummingbird banding and tips on how to attract these jewels to your yard. Banding will start around 9:00 am and displays, activities and treats will run all morning.

Date: Saturday, August 23
Times: 9:00 am-noon
Fee: free admission


PRE-SCHOOL and YOUTH

Planning a Children's Party?

Celebrate at Ojibway with an animal talk and guided nature hike. Call the nature centre for details.

Captivating Critters (ages 3 - 5)

Wildlife exploration and nature fun for the younger set. The first class is introductory for parents and children.
Dates: Mondays, August 11 - 25
Times: 10:00 am-12:00 pm or 1:00-3:00 pm
Fee: $25/3 weeks

Adventures in the Wild Junior(ages 4-6)

Look for wildlife in Ojibway Park and discover an amazing variety of creatures with this hands-on program. Orienteering, guided hikes, creature features, art, science and craft activities are all part of this fun and educational camp.
Dates: Tuesdays, July 15 - August 12
Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $155/5 weeks

Adventures in the Wild Senior (ages 7-12)

Come explore Ojibway Park and discover our pond, forest and prairie wildlife. GPS orienteering, guided hikes, art activities and creature features are all part of this unique program.
Dates: Tuesdays, July 15 - August 12
Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $155/5 weeks

Peche Island Adventures (ages 7-12)

Join us for this rare opportunity to explore the City of Windsor’s island park. Boat trips, field studies, historical hikes are all part of this unique adventure. Very limited enrollment!
Dates: Thursdays, August 7, 14 OR 28
Times: 9:00 am – 4:00pm
Fee: $49 for one day

Wildlife Watchers (ages 7-12)

Discover Windsor’s wildlife through activities, hikes and field studies of our local natural areas including a boat trip to Peche Island. Discover over 100 different species of local plants and animals.
Dates: Monday to Friday, August 18-22
Times: 9:00 am – 4:00pm
Fee: $179 for 5 days

Creative Nature (ages 10-13)

Find your inspiration naturally! Combine your love of art with your love of nature in this unique outdoor art program at Ojibway Nature Centre. All materials provided.
Dates: Saturday August 16
Times: 10:00 am – noon
Fee: $15

 


ADULT PROGRAMS

Hiking on Peche Island

Join us for this rare opportunity to explore the City of Windsor’s island park. Boat trips, an extensive hike and historical tour are all part of this unique adventure. Very limited enrollment!
Date: Thursday July 31
Time: 9:00 am - noon
Fee: $28



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VISA, MasterCard and Debit card are accepted for in-person registration. There is a 10% discount for families and seniors. Fees are higher for non-residents of Windsor.



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Information last updated: July 2014
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