Event Calendar

Welcome to the Stewardship Network's Searchable Events Calendar!

Across the Great Lakes, hundreds of groups offer opportunities to learn about and care for our natural lands and waters every day.

Katy, a local volunteer, says, "This is one of the easiest databases to enter events that I use for my organization."

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Water Quality Workshop Aboard an Appledore Tall Ship

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Lake Erie is the warmest and most biologically productive of the Great Lakes, and the Lake Erie walleye fishery is widely considered the best in the world.

Charter Bus Meeting Location: TBA Event Location: National Museum of the Great Lakes, Toledo, OH

Botany workshops on Isle Royale National Park

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, September 11, 2016 (All day)


Isle Royale National Park Rock Harbor (June workshop); WIndigo (Sept workshop)

Evening at the Arboretum

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 7:30pm

An “Evening at the Arboretum” will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at the Senior Center (3500 Marais)/Arboretum beginning at 7:30 pm.

Royal Oak Arboretum

Saving Birds with Native Landscapes

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm

Presented by Rachelle Roake

7010 Valley Park Dr, Clarkston MI 48346

The Hunt for AIS- Aquatic Invasive Species Plant Education w/ Supper

Thursday, September 8, 2016 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Invasive species threaten biodiversity, water quality and in some instances even human health. New species are regularly arriving in Michigan, threatening local rivers, lakes and other ecosystems.

Luella Collins Community Center 419 126th Ave. Shelbyville, MI 49344

Kalamazoo County Conservation Stewards Program

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 6:00pm to Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 9:00pm

The Michigan Conservation Stewards Program is a leadership training program in which volunteers gain the expertise necessary to help restore and sustain healthy ecosystems throughout Michigan.

Kalamazoo Nature Center 7000 N. Westnedge Ave. Kalamazoo, MI 49009-6309

Nature Walk with Ann Arbor District Library

Thursday, September 8, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Stapp Nature Area is a small park adjacent to the Traverwood Branch of the AADL.

Stapp Nature Area - Please meet at the park entrance on Huron Parkway.

Stewardship Workday

Saturday, September 10, 2016 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Stapp Nature Area is one of our more pristine natural areas, with native plants composing nearly eighty percent of the total flora.

Stapp Nature Area - Please meet at the park entrance on the corner of Huron Parkway and Tuebingen Parkway.

Belle Isle Park volunteer workday

Saturday, September 10, 2016 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Join the DNR and Belle Isle Conservancy for stewardship Saturdays.

GPS coordinates: 42.3471816,-82.964199

Shrubs: the Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Saturday, September 10, 2016 -
9:30am to 12:00pm

Learn which common non-native shrubs have become invasive and the environmental problems they have brought to our landscapes.

Meridian Township Service Center, 2100 Gaylord C Smith Ct., Haslett, MI 48840

Plight of The Monarchs

Saturday, September 10, 2016 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Dahlem Naturalist Gary Siegrist, will instruct how to help this wonderful and amazing butterfly by giving tips on what plants to use, way-station design and planning, and natural history.

Dahlem Center, 7117 South Jackson Rd, Jackson, MI 49201

Stewardship Workday - National Day of Service

Sunday, September 11, 2016 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Despite some parts of the park being used as a staging area for the construction of M-14, the majority of Kuebler Langford was fortunately left in good ecological condition.

Kuebler Langford Nature Area - Please meet at the park entrance on Beechwood Drive

Waterloo Recreation Area volunteer workday

Sunday, September 11, 2016 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

We will start to remove invasive shrubs and oriental bittersweet from McClure woods, where we spend much of the spring pulling garlic mustard. Join us as we embark on this new journey!

GPS coordinates: 42.33298, -84.10672

Grosse Ile Conservancy Stewardship

Monday, September 12, 2016 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Improving the refuge property of the USFW within Grosse Ile. Working every Monday from 9am to 12pm.

28820 E River Rd, Grosse Ile 48138

Michigan Conservation Stewards Program

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 6:00pm to Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 9:00pm

The Michigan Conservation Stewards Program (CSP) is a volunteer leader training program designed for those interested in science-based ecosystem management principles and sharing this knowledge with o

Various Locations