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Watch Ben Dandrow and John Bacon on JTV
discussing Dahlem with Bart Hawley.

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Providing environmental education and land
conservancy services to the residents of
south central Michigan.

New Donation Boxes

New Donation Box on the south side walkway of our beautiful Natalie Emmons Children’s Garden maintained by our wonderful Master Gardeners. Please help maintain our wonderful trails!

Little Acorns

The mission of the Dahlem Little Acorns Nature Preschool is to provide an environment for children to explore, create, imagine, learn and grow through hands-on activities and experiences; to promote social, emotional and cognitive skills; and to instill a lifelong love, respect and understanding of nature.

Dahlem Membership

As a member you receive free or reduced admission to public programs, advanced registration and reduced rates for Outdoor Adventure Summer Day Camp, and a 10% discount on purchases in the Nutshell Gift Shop.

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The Dahlem Environmental Education Center shared Ramona Arndt Hallit's post.Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at 3:17pm

Consider adding milkweed plants to your garden this year. It's the only food source for Monarch caterpillars. Everyone

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Ramona
Oh yes! Give me the flowers, those golden yellow flowers! Yum, yum ...
Ramona Arndt Hallit I can't stop watching them!
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The Dahlem Environmental Education Center shared I Love Nature's photo.Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 12:56pm
Robert Wratz The Word for World is Forest. ~ Ursula K. Le Guin
Linda Wesp I love this!!!
Marlene Hall Serenity at its best, best therapy ever..
Ika Kartika Pure nature is forest
Ammarah Ali Khan N i love forest
Tanja Lange
Jennifer Cheung Beauty and relax❤
Martha Vander Haar Really beautiful.
David Zane Foreal
داود مرادى Beauty and relax...
Dale Forrest Lol
Julie Longen Forrest, get it? 😂
Jaylene Marie Daniela Barison
Morag Donohoe Olga Miljkovic 💚
Jasmin May Smith Meme Eldridge
Danni Ellenson-Forrest Dale Forrest
Emily Hollingsworth Kaylynn Baldwin
Nicola Britton Sajida Malik x
The Dahlem Environmental Education Center
The Dahlem Environmental Education Center added 4 new photos — at Ella Sharp Museum.Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 3:46am

Dahlem is all set up and ready to tell you about maple sugaring at Ella Sharp Museum Sugaring and Shearing event.
#Dahlem #maplesugaring #EllaSharpMuseum #sugaringandshearing #JacksonMI #PureMichigan

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The Dahlem Environmental Education CenterSunday, March 26th, 2017 at 4:56am

A Big Thanks to the Jackson Young Professionals for the work they did today, painting a hallway and bathrooms, cleaning the turtle tank, and labeling Paw Prints. Thanks for your help! JYP were Fantastic!

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The Dahlem Environmental Education CenterSaturday, March 25th, 2017 at 1:03pm

Sending out a big thank you to a local home school group and Townsend Elementary four 4th grade classes for coming out for maple sugaring programs at Dahlem over the course of three days this week.

Huge heart-felt Thank You goes...

The Dahlem Environmental Education Center Keeping cooking! Dahlem loves their volunteers. Thank you for all you do.
Lora Hackett Kilmer Carrie is amazing, so glad to hear she is still contributing to Dahlem.
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The Dahlem Environmental Education CenterSaturday, March 25th, 2017 at 7:57am

Jackson Young Professionals will be at Dahlem on Saturday for a Day of Service. A Big Welcome to JYP!

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The Dahlem Environmental Education Center shared Perfect Vacations's video.Saturday, March 25th, 2017 at 5:18am

We would love to have wonderful works of art at Dahlem! Who could do this? We have dead trees aching to be creatively enhanced and loved by all.

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Perfect Vacations
Wow. It's Amazing
Letha Shotwell Have you seen the fox on either 18 or 21 Street in Jackson, between Mich. Ave and Morrell ?
Anne Goff That's awesome!
Shelly Biernat Wow beautiful...
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The Dahlem Environmental Education Center shared Butterfly Lady's photo.Saturday, March 25th, 2017 at 1:42am
Lisa Tackett Hilbers This one certainly loved it's thistle!
Aishiterru Tim Where can you get these flowers from?
Christine Walmsley Monarch..Really pretty men and women!
Appolonia's Accessories <3
Jamie Treble Hannah Rae Kimberly Klein
Paityn Denae Peterson Cristina Dwight Peterson
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The Dahlem Environmental Education CenterFriday, March 24th, 2017 at 1:52am

Sunday March 26th Dahlem will be partnering with Ella Sharp Museum with their Sugaring and Shearing event. Our Carrie Benham, naturalist will be demonstrating making maple syrup, teaching simple tree ID and providing informational handouts from Noon to 4pm. We look forward to partnering with...

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The Dahlem Environmental Education CenterThursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 12:25pm

Thank you to everyone who came out to support the Little Acorns Nature Preschool at Wendy's! We know some people had a long wait, but we are so thankful for your patience and dedication to the school! We had a great evening with you all!

 

 

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Message from the Executive Director

Message from the Executive Director

As I stated in my letter at the end of last year announcing staff and programs cuts, Dahlem Conservancy Center has been in difficult financial circumstances for the past five...
Thank You!

Thank You!

Dahlem wishes to acknowledge our volunteers who have done so much with stewardship on our property: Barry Myers, Barb Wilcox, Vic Marquardt, Jim Rossman, and Paul Rice. Thank you to...
New Donation Boxes

New Donation Boxes

New Donation Box on the south side walkway of our beautiful Natalie Emmons Children's Garden maintained by our wonderful Master Gardeners. Please help maintain our wonderful trails! We are a...