Deer Antlers, Form and Function

Deer Antlers, Form and Function
Registration Begins
2/10/2023 5:00 PM
Last Day To Register
4/3/2023 12:00 PM
Age Requirement
Birthdate cannot be after 3/4/2023
1715 Hillburn Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504, US
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Pre-registration is required due to limited capacity, however, if free of charge. Registration closes the day before the event at 12:00pm, unless capacity is reached first.. Please contact our Community Programs Coordinator, Camilla, at if you have any questions.


This program will explain why deer have antlers, how they grow them, what they do with them, why they fall off every year, and what are the factors that control the whole process.



Adult/Child Member: Free

Adult/Child Non-Member: Free

2 and Under: Free

This program is recommended for ages 12 and up. Younger children are welcome if supervised by an adult. An adult chaperone is required to register and attend with any registered child.
Please Note: This program will take place outdoors. In the event of inclement weather, this program will be canceled, and participants will be notified of their refund options.

COVID-19 Information: As of January 1, 2023, face coverings are not required while participating in programs indoors or outdoors at Blandford. Blandford continues to monitor local COVID rates and reserves the right to reinstate masking requirements for staff, general visitors, and program participants of all ages, regardless of vaccination status, if community health concerns arise. Blandford will notify program participants if this policy changes before a scheduled program takes place. Participants should not attend a program if they show any signs of infectious illness, including cough, fever, headache, runny nose, vomiting or diarrhea.

Cancellation Policy
Notice must be received at least 7 business days before the scheduled program to receive a 75% refund. There will be no refunds issued after that time. Due to processing fees, full refunds are not available. All Community Programs will be held unless there is severe weather. Please come prepared for the elements as refunds are not available for weather-related conditions except in the case of severe weather. All Community Programs will have a registrant minimum. If the minimum is not met, you will be contacted by Blandford Nature Center and notified of your refund options.

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