Outdoor Programs

    

 

SPRING/SUMMER PROGRAMS

 

Introduction to Trapshooting (12-18 yr olds | Fridays from 6:30-8pm in April & May @ Chick-Owa Sportsman Club | $25, Zeeland Resident | $37, Non-Resident)

Participants ages 12-18 years old will be given instruction so that they can participate in the sport of trapshooting. Included will be 10 rounds of trap at Chick-Owa Sportsman Club (9279 Ottogan St, Holland, MI). Takes place on April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19 and 26 from 6:30pm-8pm. Registration deadline is April 1st. To register, click here or call 616.748.3230.

 

NEW: Plants in the Wetlands (K-5 Graders | June 12, 14, 16 | Zeeland East Wetlands Pavilion)

This programs is led by Jennifer Soukhome, Zeeland Public Schools science teacher. Children will explore the Zeeland High School wetland area and explore and observe wildlife. The emphasis in the session will be on plants. Children will learn and discover all about the wonderful plants at the wetlands through their own observations. Children in grades K-2 must be accompanied by a guardian. Participants should meet at the Zeeland East Wetlands Pavilion located just south of Riley Street and Zeeland Athletic Complex on 96th Ave. Please use the drive next to Waypoint Community Church. Session times are listed below. To register, click here or call (616) 748-3230. 

  • K-2nd Graders: 9:00am – 10:00am ($20, Zeeland Resident | $32, Non-Resident)
  • 3rd-5th Graders: 10:30am – 12:00pm ($25, Zeeland Resident | $37, Non-Resident)

 

NEW: Aquatic Adventures in the Wetlands – What’s In The Water? (K-5 Graders | June 19, 21, 23)

This programs is led by Jennifer Soukhome, Zeeland Public Schools science teacher. Children will explore what is living in the water at the Zeeland High School wetland area. Participants will obtain the unique organisms living in the water by using aquatic nets and minnow traps. Children will learn and discover all about the wonderful things hiding in the water at the wetland area through their own observations. Children in grades K-2 must be accompanied by a guardian. Participants should meet at the Zeeland East Wetlands Pavilion located just south of Riley Street and Zeeland Athletic Complex on 96th Ave. Please use the drive next to Waypoint Community Church. Session times are listed below. To register, click here or call (616) 748-3230. 

  • K-2nd Graders: 9:00am – 10:00am ($20, Zeeland Resident | $32, Non-Resident)
  • 3rd-5th Graders: 10:30am – 12:00pm ($25, Zeeland Resident | $37, Non-Resident)

 

NEW: Wetland Water Wonders (K-5 Graders | June 26, 28, 30 | Zeeland East Wetlands Pavilion)

This programs is led by Jennifer Soukhome, Zeeland Public Schools science teacher. Parents and children will explore the water of the wetlands. Children will learn and discover all about the water at the wetland area through their own observations. Children will also run a simple experiment and lean about the effects of erosion on the water. Children in grades K-2 must be accompanied by a guardian. Participants should meet at the Zeeland East Wetlands Pavilion located just south of Riley Street and Zeeland Athletic Complex on 96th Ave. Please use the drive next to Waypoint Community Church. Session times are listed below. To register, click here or call (616) 748-3230. 

  • K-2nd Graders: 9:00am – 10:00am ($20, Zeeland Resident | $32, Non-Resident)
  • 3rd-5th Graders: 10:30am – 12:00pm ($25, Zeeland Resident | $37, Non-Resident)

 

FALL/WINTER PROGRAMS

 

Introduction to Archery (10-15 yr olds | Tuesdays, Jan- Feb | 4:30-5:30pm | Long Range Archery, Holland | $60, Zeeland Resident | $72, Non-Resident)

This class will focus on safety and the fundamentals of archery. Participants will learn the six steps to success and accuracy. Program size is limited. Registration will open in August 2017.