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)

Stewardship Workday at Black Pond Woods Nature Area

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Black Pond Woods is an oak-hickory forest with beautiful wildflowers in the understory. These woods provide habitat for many birds, frogs, and salamanders.

2080 Tibbits Court, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Island Lake Rec Area Workday - Spotted Knapweed Pull

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Saturday, August 4, 2018
Island Lake Recreation Area, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

12950 E. Grand River, Brighton 48116

Waterloo Recreation Area Workday - Spotted Knapweed Pull

Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Sunday, August 5, 2018
Waterloo Recreation Area, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

16345 McClure Road, Chelsea 48118

Meadow of the Arboretum

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 7:30pm

"Meadow of the Arboretum” is being held at the Royal Oak Arboretum on Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 beginning at 7:30 pm.

Royal Oak Arboretum

Capital City Bird Sanctuary Stewardship Workday

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Please join us for a stewardship workday at Capital City Bird Sanctuary, northwest of downtown Lansing.

6001 Delta River Dr., Lansing, MI 48906

Invasive Bohemian and Japanese Knotweed Field Workshop

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Invasive Bohemian & Japanese Knotweed Field Workshop

Aug. 9 Kingsbury Creek 130-330 pm

7210 Fremont St, Duluth, MN 55807 (https://www.google.com/maps/place/46°43'39.0%22N+92°11'42.6%22W/@46.7274933,-92.1959513,271m/data=!3m2!1e3!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x0!8m2!3d46.727492!4d-92.195152)

Stewardship Workday at Swift Run Marsh

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Swift Run Marsh is a favorite spot for birders, with over 57 species of birds recorded here. In addition to the large pond, the park also includes a prairie.

Eddy Street and Verle Ave. Ann Arbor MI 48108

Pinckney Rec Area Workday - Spotted Knapweed Pull

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Sunday, August 12, 2018
Pinckney Recreation Area, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

8555 Silver Hill Rd,Pinckney 48169

Stewards' Circle

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 7:30am to 8:30am

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

709 N. University Ave. Ann Arbor MI 48104

Stewardship Workday at Olson Park

Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Olson Park was once a gravel pit, but is now a place to play soccer, ride a bike, or take a hike. It’s also home to many butterflies including the declining Monarch.

1505 Dhu Varren Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Stewardship Workday at Dhu Varren Woods Nature Area

Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Dhu Varren Woods Nature Area is a 13 acre woodland on the city’s north side. The beech, maple, oak, and hickory trees provide habitat for wildlife.

Birchwood Drive and Dhu Varren Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Moose on the Loose Family Fun Run and 5k

Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 9:30am

Run along the scenic roadway of Peter White Drive on Presque Isle, a 323 acre forested oval shaped headland/peninsula which juts into Lake Superior.

Presque Isle Park 1 Peter White Drive Marquette, MI US 49855

Mushroom Walk

Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 10:00am

Mushroom Walk” is scheduled for Saturday, August 25th, 2018 at Tenhave Woods beginning at 10:00 am. Park at the Marais/Lexington lot & meet at the park entrance.

Tenhave Woods

Stewardship Workday at Furstenberg Nature Area

Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

This long narrow nature area beside the river contains many plant communities including a rare oak savanna and a restored prairie.

2475 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Nature Walk with NAP and AADL

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Oakwoods Nature Area is a favorite birding destination because a wide variety of wading birds and waterfowl call it home. Join NAP staff on a family-friendly walk through this nature area.

3270 Dunwoodie Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105