Event Calendar

Welcome to the Stewardship Network's Event Calendar!

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

Does your organization or group have an event that should be on the calendar?

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

Events (All times Eastern)

6/2 Garlic Mustard Pull @ Battlefield State Park

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Join us as we host a workday to remove invasive garlic mustard from Battlefield State Park!

1403 E Elm Ave, Monroe, MI 48162

Nature Hike - Families Welcome

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Enjoy a family-friendly hike on Hidden Lake Gardens' many rolling and woodland trails. Nature enthusiast, Howard Pennington, will lead hikers through the natural beauty of various trails.

6214 W. Monroe Road (Hwy M-50) Tipton, Michigan 49287

Stewardship Workday at Stapp Nature Area

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Stapp Nature Area boasts a large diversity of trees in a small area. It’s a great place to go for a walk and observe wildlife and wildflowers.

Traver Road and Tuebingen Parkway, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Stewardship Workday at Bird Hills Nature Area

Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 9:15am to 12:00pm

Calling all trail advocates! Bird Hills is a favorite hiking destination of many, with 3.7 miles of hilly trails.

650 Beechwood Drive, Ann Arbor MI 48103

P.J. Hoffmaster State Park Garlic Mustard Pull

Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Join our crew of Volunteer Stewards this season at P.J. Hoffmaster this season! Volunteers will work to protect the beautiful forested dunes and the understory from garlic mustard invasion.
Meeting locations are below.
Please dress to be outdoors and bring a pair of garden gloves.

6585 Lake Harbor Road Muskegon MI, 49441 www.michigan.gov/hoffmaster See meeting location details below

Stewardship Workday at Brokaw Nature Area

Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Brokaw Nature Area is one of Ann Arbor’s newest parks. It needs some trails so visitors can enjoy its beauty. Celebrate National Trails day with us by creating some trails on this new property.

3013 W. Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor MI 48103

Mayor's Green Fair

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

The City of Ann Arbor Mayor's office is hosting the 18th annual Mayor's Green Fair to celebrate our community's environmental leadership as exhibited by citizens, nonprofits, governm

Main Street Ann Arbor, between Huron Street and William Street

Bird Walk

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 7:30am to 9:30am

The fields at Wheeler Service Center are home to uncommon grassland birds, including Bobolinks and Eastern Meadowlarks.

4150 Platt Road, Ann Arbor MI 48108

Stewardship Workday at Onder Nature Area

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 9:00am

Onder Nature Area is a small park, but part of a larger green corridor on the north side. It has a variety of both wet and dry habitats.

295 Brookside Drive, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Bald Mountain Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Let’s stop garlic mustard at its invading edge before it spreads farther into a high quality woodland.

GPS Coordinates of meeting location: 42.786267, -83.190904. Meet at East Graham Lake Boat Launch at Bald Mountain State Rec Area

Saugatuck Dunes Garlic Mustard Pull

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Join our crew of Volunteer Stewards this season at Saugatuck Dunes! Volunteers will work to protect the beautiful forested dunes and the understory from garlic mustard invasion.
Meeting locations are below.
Please dress to be outdoors and bring a pair of garden gloves.

6575 138th Ave. Saugatuck Dunes MI, 49453 www.michigan.gov/saugatuckdunes Please see event listing for meeting location details.

Monarch March Family Fun Run & 5k

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 10:30am

Run, walk, or jog on the scenic Kalamazoo River Valley Trails with the Michigan Nature Association! This 5K will promote efforts to preserve habitat for monarch butterflies throughout Michigan.

Mayors Riverfront Park - Kalamazoo River Valley Trail 251 Mills St. Kalamazoo, MI US 49001

Warren Dunes State Park Garlic Mustard Pull

Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Join our crew of Volunteer Stewards this season at Warren Dunes! Volunteers will work to protect the beautiful forested dunes and the understory from garlic mustard invasion.
Meeting locations are below. Please plan to work off trail for the duration. Work may entail climbing steep dunes.
Please dress to be outdoors and bring a pair of garden gloves.

12032 Red Arrow Highway Sawyer MI, 49125 www.michigan.gov/warrendunes Please see event listing for meeting location details

Stewardship Workday at Fuller Park

Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The natural area at Fuller Park is a floodplain forest with water-loving trees such as sycamores. Wildflowers like violets and bloodroot are also abundant.

1500 Island Drive, Ann Arbor MI 48109

Stewards' Circle

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 7:30am to 8:30am

Are you interested in learning more about how to care for our natural areas?

709 N. University Avenue, Ann Arbor MI 48104

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