Isabella County Youth and Farm Fair (21-27 July 2013)
-ICD will be sharing a booth with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service at the Isabella
County Fair Fairgrounds. Our booth can be found in the Merchants' Building at the fair. I will be on
hand several times during the week with specimens to examine and posters and other items to hand out.
Backyard Birds program at the CMU Museum of Cultural and Natural History (30 July 2013 at 10:00AM)
- I will be presenting a program on Michigan Birds at the CMU Museum using real and replica artifacts
and specimens. This is a great opportunity to interact with preserved specimens from the museum
collection. This event is free and open to the public. The CMU Museum is located inside Rowe Hall
on the Campus of Central Michigan University.
Clean Sweep & Household Hazardous Waste Collection (10 August 2013)
- ICD will be hosting our second Clean Sweep & Household Hazardous Waste collection of the year at
the Isabella County Fairgrounds beginning at 9:00AM for a listing of the types of items that are
accepted please look here.
Connecting with the “Wild Life”… Don’t let today’s technologies keep you inside…Create your own adventure! Unplug and Reconnect with Nature!! at Deerfield Nature Park (24 August 2013 from 11:00AM to 4:00PM)
- I will be participating in this event with some sort of hands on nature activity (TBD). Other activities
· GEO Caching
Disc Golf Demonstrations and/or Mini Workshop
· River testing
· Bridge Tour/Nature Hike
· Nature Journals
· Petting Zoo
· Sharpie Tie Dye
This event is being set up by the Isabella County Parks and Recreation Department. Please call
(989) 772-0911 ext. 340 for more information