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 CNN's video.Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 4:41am

How cool is this?!

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CNN
Photographer Casey Sherrill captured stunning video of crystal-like patterns growing on soap bubbles — made with a special recipe that includes sugar and corn syrup — as they freeze in the cold temperatures of Columbus, Ohio
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The Dahlem Environmental Education CenterThursday, January 18th, 2018 at 8:49am

Can you tell the difference between a House Finch and Purple Finch? It's not as easy as you think!

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The Dahlem Environmental Education CenterWednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 6:22am

TUNE IN TOMORROW AT 1:55 PM!! Executive Director Ben Dandrow and Development Coordinator Ashley Beauchamp will be featured on JTV's Bart Hawley Show on Wednesday, January 17th at 1:55PM. They will be discussing Dahlem's success stories from 2017 and what's in store for 2018!

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The Dahlem Environmental Education Center shared TMS Media's video.Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 at 11:11am

Impressive snow art!

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TMS Media
It looks like a crazy guy is just walking around in the snow until you zoom out... and WHOA! FOLLOW ==> TMS Media
The Dahlem Environmental Education Center
The Dahlem Environmental Education Center shared Bee Friendly's photo.Sunday, January 14th, 2018 at 12:57pm

Thinking of Spring. How about you?

 

 

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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...