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Taught by local experts, Environmental classes cover both an overview of the northern Michigan environment and the sustainable ways we can live our lives here.

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New! Climate Change or Global Warming, what is the difference? Is it really a problem if winters get a little warmer? Couldn’t this change be natural? ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; starting 11/10/2023, ending 11/10/2023

Cost: $59.00

Instructor : Tiffani Wilke 

Location: Health/Science Building Location : 
  Health/Science Building.

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New! Join SEEDS staff to learn ways to compost your food scraps in small spaces, such as a balcony or porch, or even your basement! The same technique ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM; starting 10/2/2023, ending 10/2/2023

Cost: $59.00

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Jo Jackzkowski  2.SEEDS Staff  3.Jennifer Flynn 

Please read: Location: Indoors at the SEEDS workshop 1580 ...More

Location: Historic Barns Park, Grand Traverse Commons (SEEDS Location : 
  Historic Barns Park, Grand Traverse Commons (SEEDS.

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You have been working toward getting your Naturalist Certificate and you are excited to share all of your new knowledge. But what is the best way to c ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; starting 11/1/2023, ending 11/1/2023

Cost: $49.00

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.GRNA Staff  2.James Dake 

Please read: This course qualifies toward the Naturalist ...More

Location: Timothy J. Nelson Innovation Center Location : 
  Timothy J. Nelson Innovation Center.

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Michigan has a lot of surface and watershed to protect. As we know, rain events are getting more dramatic and shorelines are always changing. This les ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; starting 10/24/2023, ending 10/24/2023

Cost: $69.00

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.SEEDS Staff  2.Jennifer Flynn 

Please read: This class is taught online on Zoom. Link ...More

Location: Livestream Location : 

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Explore the natural environment — water, shorelines, woods, rolling landscapes, dunes, plentiful trees, birds, wildflowers, and wildlife are part of w ...  View More

Schedule : ; ; Class Skip Dates :Self-Paced

Cost: $25.00

Instructor : EES Instructor 

Please read: The Northern Naturalist Certificate Program ...More

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