This Week at KNC

9am - 5pm
Sunday 1-5pm

Extended Hours
Trails open at 9 am on Sundays
Trails open until 7:30 pm

Admission Rates
Members: Free
Adults: $7/Seniors $6
Children & Students (4-17) $4
Children 3 & Under: Free
Family/Household Membership: $75/year


It's time to visit the Farmyard - the animals have moved to DeLano Farms!
Hours: Monday - Saturday, 10 am - 4 pm, Sunday, 1-4 pm
Check in at the Market Barn, 357 W E Ave and say hello to all your favorite farm animals this summer.  Check the Calendar to join us for a program!

Call for Artists:
We are now accepting applications for the Buy Local Art & Gift Fair on Saturday, December 13!  Learn more ...

Workshops & Trips

Monarch Tagging Workshop
Saturday, August 26, 1-3 pm
Participants will learn about monarch biology and conservation efforts. They will also be trained in how to tag monarchs and participate in Monarch Watch.  Learn more and register here...

Hawkfest Road Trip
Sunday, September 21, 7 am
Meet fellow bird watchers on a day trip of hawk watching at Lake Erie Metro Park!  Learn more and register here...

Michael Pollan

Best-selling Author, Food Advocate Michael Pollan Coming to Kalamazoo
Thursday, November 6, 7:30 pm
Miller Auditorium, Western Michigan University
Admission is free, RSVP is required at

Author and food advocate Michael Pollan will speak about the importance of a healthy food system at the Kalamazoo Community Foundation's 2014 Community Meeting at Miller Auditorium in November. 

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Kalamazoo Nature Center  •  7000 North Westnedge Avenue  •  Kalamazoo, MI 49009
PHONE (269) 381-1574  •  FAX (269) 381-2557