Sarett Nature Center

Nature with Nate: 1 p.m. Oct. 12. Enjoy a walk with Sarett’s director Nate Fuller, exploring the trails for fall’s blooms, birds and bugs. Members and kids free, non-members $5.

Fall walk at Yankee Springs Recreation Area: 1 p.m. Oct. 20. Meet at Sarett and join a naturalist to visit Yankee Springs Recreation Area in Middleville, which includes 30 miles of hiking trails. Cost is $10 for members, $15 for non-members. Call 927-4832 to register.

Fernwood Botanical Garden

Glamour Pumpkin Decorating: 2-3:30 p.m. Oct. 6. Turn a pumpkin into an elegant planter or centerpiece. All supplies are provided. Cost is $30, or $24 for members. Register by Oct. 1.

Geocaching at Fernwood: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 13. Join local geocachers to learn about this fun and addictive activity. By registration only, free with admission.

Berrien County Sportsman’s Club

Trap and skeet shooting: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays.

Coloma Rod & Gun Club

Carrying concealed weapon classes: 8 a.m.-5 p.m second Saturday of each month. Cost is $105. Call Andrew Zachary at 351-2051 or 944-7802.

Trap shooting: Thursdays 6-10 p.m. and Sundays from 8 a.m.-noon.

Archery: Ranges open for members at any time; public hours are 8 a.m.-noon Sundays and Thursdays 6-10.

Breakfast: Breakfast is available from 8 a.m. to noon every Sunday. For more information, go online to

Watervliet Rod & Gun Club

Trap shooting: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 7; 2 p.m. Oct. 13.

Carrying concealed weapon classes: 6-10 p.m. Oct. 24; 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 26. Register 6-7 p.m. Oct. 22. Saturday class features an attorney or police officer to speak and answer questions, an NRA course, personal protection in the home, and three hours of range time with one-on-one supervision. Cost is $100. Call 468-3837 or 470-9191 to register.

Submit information for Get Outdoors to, fax to 429-4392 or call 429-1294 by Wednesday.