Event Calendar

Welcome to the Stewardship Network's Searchable Events Calendar! Across the Great Lakes, hundreds of groups offer opportunities to lean about and care for our natural lands and waters. We are constantly adding new events to this calendar.

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Algonac State Park volunteer workday

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Want to enjoy a day in the woods? Help us remove garlic mustard from the trails and wooded areas in this amazing state park and keep thousands of its seeds out of the seed bank.

Tykes Preschool Program - Bug Bonanza

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Ages: Ages 4-5, caregivers welcome but not required.
$50/child non-member; $45/child for LSNC members for the whole month!

Red Run- The Ghost River of Royal Oak

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 7:30pm

“Red Run” speaker progam is being held on Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 beginning 7:30 pm at the Royal Oak Middle School (709 N. Washington).

AADL Nature Hike

Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Staff Ornithologist Dea Armstrong will lead you on a fascinating walk through Barton's old field habitat. This event is intended for all ages.

Workday Pierce Cedar Creek Institute

Friday, May 8, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Help the stewardship department meet its goal of removing over a ton of garlic mustard from institute property. Volunteers are encouraged to wear long pants, long sleeves, and sturdy shoes.

Stewardship workday at Kuker-Van Til Nature Preserve

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Join us to help pull invasive garlic mustard that is threatening the health of this recovering forest.

Lost Lake Nature Park: Garlic Mustard Demolition

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:00am

Lost Lake Nature Park has some our highest quality oak savanna remnants. Help us preserve native plant diversity as we rip out garlic mustard!

Fenner Nature Center Stewardship Workday

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Join Fenner Conservancy's Stewardship Team for our monthly workday! Our many ongoing projects include invasive species removal, prairie restoration, and wood chipping trails.

Prairie Wolf Park Garlic Mustard Pull

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Open to any volunteers (all ages) who would like to help us eradicate garlic mustard from the natural areas in our beautiful park. Bags provided and gloves available.

Garlic Mustard Pull and Geocaching with the Ingham Conservation District

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

The ICD is pleased to now offer geocaching! 10 caches are hidden among the many habitats found on the ICD's beautiful 200 acre parcel.

Native Michigan Plant Sale

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

On Saturday, May 9th the Wild Ones Red Cedar Chapter will hold a native Michigan plant sale at the Lansing City Market.

GArlic Mustard Weed-Out Day!

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

We need lots of hands to help pull Garlic Mustard at Argo, Cedar Bend, Dolph, Miller, and Ruthven Natural Areas.

Garlic Mustard Pull Challenge at Battlefield Park

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Lend Mother Nature a helping hand! Garlic mustard is an invasive plant that invades our woods and out competes native plants and tree seedlings.

Garlic Mustard Pull

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:15am to 12:15pm

Come join like minded stewards in pulling non-native invasive species (including dames rocket). We will enjoy the first of the wildflowers.

Ottawa County Parks & Rec Stewardship Workday

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Join us as we continue to protect the native wild flowers at Hager Park from garlic mustard! We will delicately remove garlic mustard from very sensitive areas.