Past Classes

PAST CLASSES: 2016

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Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. ET

Pollinators Gardening

Marilyn Knuteson & Carol Maass

         $15 Class Fee includes the materials you will take home

butterflyRegistration Deadline is May 1, 2016

Learn about Pollinator’s gardens and the importance of native plants to wildlife from a Master Gardener. Discover how to plan and prepare a spot at home for a butterfly garden. Then get hands on experience planting native plants in the park. Presentation on butterflies for a break from toiling in the soil. Take home seed packets and small native shrubs to create a butterfly garden. A parent with a child (6 and up) can register as one student.tree

 15 spaces available; 4 students needed to hold the class

Please bring a sack lunch.

Not held in 2016 due to illness in an instructor’s family. Please check back next year.


Questions? Call 906-884-7663 or e-mail

When registering, please include your complete name, mailing address, phone number and email address.

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Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. ET

Build a Bat House (an Earth Day Activity)

Dave Rasmussen with Bob Wild, Park Naturalist

$19 Class Fee +  $10 Materials Cost = $29 Total Fee

Registration Deadline is April 16, 2016

bat houseParticipants will learn about the value of bats in our world from the Park naturalist and also build a bat house to take home. This is a family activity open to all ages and skill levels. Participants under 16 must be accompanied by a participating adult. One bat house per fee.

Students need to bring safety glasses, a hammer, and ear protection. Please bring a lunch.

 10 spaces available; 5 students needed to hold the class.

Please bring a lunch.

This class is closed due to capacity enrollment. Please check back next year.


Questions? Call 906-884-7663 or e-mail

When registering, please include your complete name, mailing address, phone number and email address.

This class has been sponsored.

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