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.

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Contact staff@stewardshipnetwork.org if your organization or area is not listed.

Events (All times Eastern)

Michigan Watershed Summit

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 -
9:00am to 3:00pm

The purpose of this summit is to:
-Bring together as many of Michigan's watershed groups as possible

Eagle Eye Banquet Facility 1550 Chandler Rd. East Lansing, MI 48823

Shifting Sands: On the Path to Sustainability

Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 1:00pm

Documenting the history of the southern shore of Lake Michigan, Shifting Sands tells of the beginnings of conservation faced with a century of progress.

Gibson Woods 6201 Parrish Ave. Hammond, Indiana

Pollinator Preservation Strategies for the Home Garden

Sunday, April 2, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

The Southeast Chapter of the Michigan Botanical Club invites you to the April meeting program: "Pollinator Preservation Strategies for the Home Garden," presented by Cheryl English.

Heritage Park Spicer House Visitor's Center 24915 Farmington Road Farmington Hills

Non Profit Financial Management

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 1:00pm

Join us for Non Profit Financial Management, and online webinar series.

Online Webinar Series

Annual International Beaver Day

Friday, April 7, 2017 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

Please join the Western Lake Erie Cluster for a guided tour of Crosswinds Marsh to explore wetland habitat, observe the beaver dams and learn about the reestablishment of Beaver in the Western Lake Er

Crosswinds Marsh Preserve 27600 Haggerty Rd, New Boston, MI 48164

Spring Wildflower Walk

Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 2:00pm

“Spring Wildflower Walk” is being held on Sunday, April 9th, 2017 beginning 2:00 pm at Tenhave Woods. Park at Lexington/Marais lot & meet at Lexington entrance.

Tenhave Woods

Nest Box Monitoring Workshop

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Being a responsible bird “landlord” includes providing a safe nesting situation. This can be accomplished through regular nest checks, maintenance, and predator guards.

2310 Science Parkway, Suite 200 Okemos, MI 48864

Fantastic Fungi in Michigan

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 7:30pm

“Fantastic Fungi in Michigan: You don’t have to go to the rain forest to see amazing mushrooms” speaker program is being held on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 beginning 7:30 pm at the Royal Oak Middl

Royal Oak Middle School

Breeding Bird Survey Kickoff & Training

Thursday, April 13, 2017 -
7:00am to 8:00am

Thursday, April 13, 7 to 8:30pm
Natural Area Preservation Office, 3875 East Huron River Drive

Natural Area Preservation Office, 3875 East Huron River Drive

Stewardship Workday

Saturday, April 15, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Saturday, April 15
Miller Nature Area
1 to 4 p.m.

Miller Nature Area - Meet us at the Arborview Boulevard entrance, just east of Wildwood Avenue

Native American Medical Ethnobotany, North of the Rio Grande

Monday, April 17, 2017 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm

Matthaei Botanical Garden

Watch the Woodcock Dance: An Earth Day Observation

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:30pm

We’ll savor s’mores and watch “timberdoodles” do their cool aerial mating dance! While we wait for sunset, we’ll enjoy snacks, a spring evening, and some cool facts about woodcock biology.

Cranberry Lake Park 388 West Predmore Rd. Oakland Township, MI 48363 Meet at the south parking lot off Predmore Rd.

Stewardship Workday - Earth Day!

Saturday, April 22, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Saturday, April 22
Marshall Nature Area
9 a.m. to noon

Marshall Nature Area - Meet in the parking lot off Dixboro Road, north of Plymouth Road.

River Roundup

Saturday, April 22, 2017 -
9:00am to 1:00pm

Join a small team of your friends, family, and other interesting volunteers in collecting samples of bugs and other creatures!

1100 N Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Earth Day Woodland Stewardship at the Beckwith Preserve

Saturday, April 22, 2017 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

Every year Earth Day gives us a special opportunity to join together in celebration of the beauty and bounty of the living, breathing rock we call home.

Beckwith Nature Preserve, Stockbridge, MI