April programs at the Eddy Discovery Center|
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources invites you and your family to take part in two April programs that celebrate the arrival of spring at the Waterloo Recreation Area, Eddy Discovery Center. To register, call 734-475-3170.
* Michigan Frogs and Toads: Saturday, April 5, 2 p.m. Join the park interpreter for a colorful slide presentation and an opportunity to learn the courtship calls of Waterloo’s frogs and toads. After the slide show, participants will take a walk along the Spring Pond Trail out to the wetland area to listen and look for these amazing amphibians.
* April Flowers Walk: Saturday, April 26, 2 p.m. Take a leisurely stroll to enjoy the sights and scents of the first flowers of spring. During this guided tour, participants will learn the natural history and some folklore about the wildflowers they encounter along the trail.
The Eddy Discovery Center is located on Bush Road between Pierce and McClure Roads in Chelsea. A state park motor vehicle permit is required for entry. Permits are $4 for the day or $20 for an annual, which is valid at any state park. To reach the discovery center, take I-94 to exit 157; go north to Bush Road and follow the signs.