The Communication team publicizes organizational activities to the general membership and public through various mediums and performs any other forms of communications required by the board. The team also publishes a newsletter, the Chinquapin, four times a year.


The Education team provides outreach and liaison to outside individuals, groups and schools to promote environmental education.


The Fundraiser team leads the fund-raising efforts of the Royal Oak Nature Society, which includes the coordinating and organizing of the Annual Fundraiser in April and other fund-raiser programs approved by the board.


The Programming team is responsible for setting up the speaker programs, workshops and all of the nature programs within Cummingston Park, Tenhave Woods and the Royal Oak Arboretum.


The Stewardship team organizes the maintenance and improvement of Cummingston Park, Tenhave Woods and the Royal Oak Arboretum (located behind the Senior Center). 

Ways & Means

The Ways and Means team investigates means of grant solicitation and then follows through accordingly.

If you are interested in becoming actively involved with the Nature Society as a volunteer, one or more of our teams may appeal to you. To get started, please contact us by email or by phone at 248-246-3380 (leave a message).