Nature & History Programs
Learn about the nature and history of Washtenaw County through a naturalist-led hike or program. From Summer Butterflies to Tracks in the Snow, we offer programs for all ages and ability levels. Learn, Play, Explore, Discover...with Washtenaw County Parks!
Monthly Program Offerings
Click here to check out this month's current programs. Most public programs are free for Washtenaw County residents.
Historic Mill Tours
We offer two historic Mills that are open to the public for tours. See the Calendar of Events for schedules.
Visit Parker Mill County Park to see how corn, buckwheat, and wheat was milled into flour 100 years ago! Learn about the Parker Family and see a one room log cabin near the banks of Fleming Creek. The mill buildings are open to the public on Sundays from 1:00-4:00PM in September and October (and other times by appointment).
Sharon Mills County Park highlights the ingenuity of Henry Ford’s Village Industries. Enjoy a walk through the beautiful landscape gardens and fall views over the peaceful River Raisin Mill Pond. Public Mill Tours are offered on select Sundays May through October and by appointment.
|Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission offers year-round youth programs.
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