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VISA, MasterCard and Debit card are accepted for in-person registration. There is a 10% discount for families and seniors. NEW! You can now register on-line at: www.activewindsor.ca.

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Thrilling Thursdays!new link

From February through November Ojibway Nature Centre will be open in the evening on the 3rd Thursday of each month. Below is the schedule of the special 'all-ages' programs we will be offering.
Please sign up early to avoid disappointment!

May 16 - Signs of Spring - 6:00-7:30pm - $7.5/adult, $6/child
June 20 - Bee Friends - 6:00-7:30pm - $7.5/adult, $6/child
July 18 - Monarch Madness - 6:00-7:30pm - $7.5/adult, $6/child
August 22 - Magical Moths - 6:00-7:30pm - $7.5/adult, $6/child
September 19 - Tree Id - 6:00-7:30pm - $7.5/adult, $6/child
October 17 - Creatures of the Night - 6:00-7:30pm - $7.5/adult, $6/child
November 21 - Wildlife in Winter - 6:00-7:30pm - $7.5/adult, $6/child

Prairie Day - Springnew link

Join us for an exploration of the spring wonders found in our tallgrass prairie. Guided hikes, art activities, and unique photo opportunities are just some of the family-friendly activities in store!

Sunday, May 26, 10am to 2pm
Free Admission

Annual Butterfly Count

Join us on our 26th annual count! Whether you're a beginner or an expert, all butterfly lovers are welcome to help with the annual tally of these beautiful insects. $5 participant fee by the Friends of Ojibway Prairie.

Saturday, July 6, 9am to 5pm

Prairie Day - Summernew link

Join us for an exploration of the summer wonders found in our tallgrass prairie. Guided hikes, art activities, and unique photo opportunities are just some of the family-friendly activities in store!

Sunday, July 28, 10am to 2pm
Free Admission

Nectar Festival

Learn about the sweet lives of hummingbirds, butterflies and other nectar lovers. Witness hummingbird banding and learn tips on how to attract these jewels to your yard. Visitors will have the opportunity to adopt a hummingbird which helps fund the banding process.

Saturday, August 24 9am-12pm - Free Admission

Prairie Day - Fallnew link

Join us for an exploration of the fall wonders found in our tallgrass prairie. Guided hikes, art activities, and unique photo opportunities are just some of the family-friendly activities in store!

Sunday, September 29, 10am to 2pm
Free Admission

PRE-SCHOOL and YOUTH

'Possum Pals (parent and tot ages 2-4)

Little ones not yet ready to leave the pouch? Join us for this exciting and fun parent/tot adventure in Ojibway Park!
Dates: Mondays, July 8 - 29
Times: 10am-12pm Fee: $42/4 weeks.

Captivating Critters (ages 3-4)

Take a walk on the wild side at Ojibway Park. Enjoy this fun-filled program that includes woodland walks, animal games and nature-themed crafts.
Dates: Mondays, August 12 - 26 Times: 10am-12pm
Fee: $30/3 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 9 - August 13
Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $178/6 weeks

Adventures in the Wild - Senior (ages 6-10)

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 9 - August 13
Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $178/6 weeks

Peche Island Adventures (ages 7-13)

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: Thursday July 11 OR Thursday August 8
Times: 9:00 am – 4:00pm
Fee: $48 for one day

ADULT PROGRAMS

Hiking with Ojibway

Exercise your body and brain during a brisk morning walk with one of Ojibway Nature Centre’s naturalists. Explore our unique natural areas and meet new friends!

Dates: Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2 and 9 Times: 10-11:30am Fee: $44/16 weeks

Birding Afield

Join us for a special birding excursion at Rondeau Provincial Park.

Fee: $28/adult, $25/senior.

May 22 (Wednesday) Rondeau Prov Park, meet at public parking lot just outside park entrance at 8:00 am.

Creative Nature new link

Inspiration is all around us at Ojibway Park. In this take-home art project, you will be instructed in painting a landscape background, guided on an inspirational walk, and then set free to create your own unique foreground. All materials are provided.

Dates: Thursdays, June 6, July 4, August 1, September 5
Times: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Fee: $50/4 classes



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VISA, MasterCard and Debit card are accepted for in-person registration at the nature centre. There is a 10% discount for families and seniors.



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Information last updated: May 2019
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