The Eastman Nature Center is located in the Elm Creek Park Reserve in Maple Grove and Dayton MN. It is a part of the Three Rivers Parks District. Eastman Nature Center is surrounded by miles of hiking, biking and snow showing trails. The Center has a huge observation window overlooking the woods, where you can watch birds, squirrels, deer and more enjoying the feeders.
There is a play area for kids, and lots of events for all ages. Check out their website for more info and schedule: