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Explore the food web by dissecting an owl pellet and learning who has been invited to dinner. Each homeschool program is adapted for ages 5-9 and ages 10-17. Pre-registration is required; call 248-858-0916 on weekdays during regular business hours; no on-site registration will be available. Sessions are designed as drop-off programs for youth. Sessions run 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. All students are welcome, whether from a traditional homeschool, pod or virtual learning setting. A release form must be completed with registration. Cost: $10/session. Programs may take place outdoors – under a tent or on a trail. A water bottle and outdoor dress are recommended. Masks are encouraged for all trail programs and required for programs conducted under the tent. Masks are available on site if participants do not have their own. Staff will wear masks. Screening questions and touchless temperature checks are required upon arrival. Check in at the white tent near the nature center. In case of inclement weather, programs will be cancelled. Please be patient as COVID-19 guidelines and protocols are subject to change.

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Maple syrup is an icon of our region. Learn to identify maple trees, take a hike to tap a tree and taste the sap. Learn the tools, tips and methods needed to make your own batch of maple syrup at home. Take home a sweet maple treat and some maple-based recipes. $6/person. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays. No weekend registration. All programs will take place outdoors – under a tent, or on a trail. Dress for the weather. Masks are encouraged for Appointment-based Hikes and required for programs conducted under the tent. Masks are available on site if participants do not have their own. Staff will wear masks. Screening questions and touchless temperature checks are required upon arrival. Check-in at the white tent near the nature center. In case of inclement weather programs will be cancelled. Please be patient as COVID-19 guidelines and protocols are subject to change.

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Bring your munchkin to the nature center for a favorite story and a related hands-on, nature-based discovery activity. Events in this series for preschoolers take place the first Friday of each month. $4/child. Preregistration with payment required. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays. March book: Water is Water. All programs will take place outdoors – under a tent, or on a trail. Please dress for the weather. Masks are encouraged for trail programs and required for programs conducted under the tent. Masks are available onsite if participants do not have their own. Staff will wear masks. Screening questions and touchless temperature checks are required upon arrival. Check-in at the white tent near the nature center. In case of inclement weather programs will be canceled. Please be patient as COVID-19 guidelines and protocols are subject to change by executive order.

The Munchkin Ropes Course (MRC) is located in the newest facility at Troy Gymnastics, TG4. The building is located at 1311 Maplelawn Troy, MI and also houses the swimming pool.  This course stands 2.5 feet off of the ground and features Sky Tykes® products. This attraction includes a collection of interactive elements for ages 2-7 under 48″ tall including climbing obstacles, zip lines and more!  The MRC is perfect for preschool play dates, parties, groups, friendly get togethers and more.  The best part is that there will never be any weather cancellations!  Check out their parties page for more information on booking your party today!

Cost: $12/climber during the week $15/climber during the weekend

Open climb times: TUES 10:30-12 & 2-3:30 | THURS 10:30-12 & 4-6 | FRI 4-6 | SAT 2:00-5:30 | SUN 3-5

The Munchkin Ropes Course (MRC) is located in the newest facility at Troy Gymnastics, TG4. The building is located at 1311 Maplelawn Troy, MI and also houses the swimming pool.  This course stands 2.5 feet off of the ground and features Sky Tykes® products. This attraction includes a collection of interactive elements for ages 2-7 under 48″ tall including climbing obstacles, zip lines and more!  The MRC is perfect for preschool play dates, parties, groups, friendly get togethers and more.  The best part is that there will never be any weather cancellations!  Check out their parties page for more information on booking your party today!

Cost: $12/climber during the week $15/climber during the weekend

Open climb times: TUES 10:30-12 & 2-3:30 | THURS 10:30-12 & 4-6 | FRI 4-6 | SAT 2:00-5:30 | SUN 3-5

The Munchkin Ropes Course (MRC) is located in the newest facility at Troy Gymnastics, TG4. The building is located at 1311 Maplelawn Troy, MI and also houses the swimming pool.  This course stands 2.5 feet off of the ground and features Sky Tykes® products. This attraction includes a collection of interactive elements for ages 2-7 under 48″ tall including climbing obstacles, zip lines and more!  The MRC is perfect for preschool play dates, parties, groups, friendly get togethers and more.  The best part is that there will never be any weather cancellations!  Check out their parties page for more information on booking your party today!

Cost: $12/climber during the week $15/climber during the weekend

Open climb times: TUES 10:30-12 & 2-3:30 | THURS 10:30-12 & 4-6 | FRI 4-6 | SAT 2:00-5:30 | SUN 3-5

The Munchkin Ropes Course (MRC) is located in the newest facility at Troy Gymnastics, TG4. The building is located at 1311 Maplelawn Troy, MI and also houses the swimming pool.  This course stands 2.5 feet off of the ground and features Sky Tykes® products. This attraction includes a collection of interactive elements for ages 2-7 under 48″ tall including climbing obstacles, zip lines and more!  The MRC is perfect for preschool play dates, parties, groups, friendly get togethers and more.  The best part is that there will never be any weather cancellations!  Check out their parties page for more information on booking your party today!

Cost: $12/climber during the week $15/climber during the weekend

Open climb times: TUES 10:30-12 & 2-3:30 | THURS 10:30-12 & 4-6 | FRI 4-6 | SAT 2:00-5:30 | SUN 3-5

The Munchkin Ropes Course (MRC) is located in the newest facility at Troy Gymnastics, TG4. The building is located at 1311 Maplelawn Troy, MI and also houses the swimming pool.  This course stands 2.5 feet off of the ground and features Sky Tykes® products. This attraction includes a collection of interactive elements for ages 2-7 under 48″ tall including climbing obstacles, zip lines and more!  The MRC is perfect for preschool play dates, parties, groups, friendly get togethers and more.  The best part is that there will never be any weather cancellations!  Check out their parties page for more information on booking your party today!

Cost: $12/climber during the week $15/climber during the weekend

Open climb times: TUES 10:30-12 & 2-3:30 | THURS 10:30-12 & 4-6 | FRI 4-6 | SAT 2:00-5:30 | SUN 3-5

All Ages

Monday-Friday

12:00p-2:00p

Saturday

3:00p-4:00p

Sunday
1:00p-2:00p & 3:15p-4:15p

Pricing:$10/individual for 60 minutes of play​

Parents must accompany and be within arm’s reach of children 6 and younger or any child who cannot swim. There must be at least one adult for every two children. A limited number of lifejackets are available to borrow. Any Coast Guard Certified lifejacket is allowed. NO inflatable toys or floatation aids allowed. Must call ahead or register online to reserve your spot. Parents must remain on site with kids 9 and under.

Masks must be worn by all outside of the pool area

All Ages

Monday-Friday

12:00p-2:00p

Saturday

3:00p-4:00p

Sunday
1:00p-2:00p & 3:15p-4:15p

Pricing:$10/individual for 60 minutes of play​

Parents must accompany and be within arm’s reach of children 6 and younger or any child who cannot swim. There must be at least one adult for every two children. A limited number of lifejackets are available to borrow. Any Coast Guard Certified lifejacket is allowed. NO inflatable toys or floatation aids allowed. Must call ahead or register online to reserve your spot. Parents must remain on site with kids 9 and under.

Masks must be worn by all outside of the pool area