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.

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

Events (All times Eastern)

Stewardship Workday at Molin Nature Area

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Margaret Atwood said “In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” Come get your hands dirty and restore native habitat with fellow nature lovers.

2220 Columbia Ave. Ann Arbor MI 48104

Turtle Stewards Kick-off & Training

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

At least 6 species of turtles live and nest in the city, maybe more!

Ann Arbor Senior Center, 1320 Baldwin Ave.

Garlic Mustard Pull at Stony Creek Metropark

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Join us in removing invasive garlic mustard from your Metroparks. Removing garlic mustard increases the health of the ecosystem and allows native plants to flourish.

Stony Creek Metropark, West Branch Picnic Shelter A, W Branch Dr., Oakland Charter Township, MI 48306

Wildflower Walk Through Nan Weston Preserve

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

The tour will be led by Joann Ballbach.

Nan Weston Preserve Sharon township, Washtenaw County Easudes Road 0.9 miles west of Sharon Hollow Road

"Monarch Biology and Conservation"

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 7:30pm

"Monarch Biology and Conservation" speaker program is being held on Wednesday, May 1st, 2019, beginning 7:30 pm at the Royal Oak Middle School (709 N. Washington).

Royal Oak Middle School

Garlic Mustard Pull at Kensington Metropark

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Join us in removing invasive garlic mustard from your Metroparks. Removing garlic mustard increases the health of the ecosystem and allows native plants to flourish.

Nature Center, Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway, Milford, MI 48380

Warren Dunes Volunteer Steward Workday

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Friday, May 3, 2019
Warren Dunes State Park, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

12032 Red Arrow Highway Sawyer MI, 49125 Michigan.gov/warrendunes

RRWC Adopt-A-Stream: Stream Search Day

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 9:00am to 2:00pm

It's time to collect some macroinvertebrates (river bugs) for our Spring Adopt-A-Stream program's Stream Search Day!

Classroom 114 (Basement) Peelle Hall, Adrian College, Williams St. Adrian, MI 42991

Stewardship Workday at Furstenberg Nature Area

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Time to brush off those gardening skills! The Furstenberg Native Garden showcases the beauty of Michigan wildflowers.

2475 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor MI 48015

Stream Monitoring Training

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

This training will focus on assessing stream quality based on the types of aquatic insects that are found in a creek.

6500 Alden Hwy, Bellaire MI 49615

Stewardship Workday at Sunset Brooks Nature Area

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Sunset Brooks is a great place to get outdoors and enjoy the beauty of spring. The dogwoods in bloom are a delight.

800 Sunset Road, Ann Arbor MI 48103

Butterfly Survey Kick-off & Training

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Ann Arbor is home to 80 species of butterflies! Come learn our survey protocol and help us search our prairies and woodlands for these beautiful insects throughout the summer.

3875 E. Huron River Drive

Stewardship Workday at Maryfield Wildwood Park

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Spend the day outside beautifying one of Ann Arbor’s neighborhood parks. Many exotic ornamental plants have been introduced to this wooded ravine.

300 Wilton St. Ann Arbor MI 48103

Stewardship Workday at Miller Nature Area

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The extensive trails at Miller Nature Area offer a great place to take a walk on a spring day. If you look carefully you can see signs of the land’s uses before it was a park.

1742 Arborview Blvd, Ann Arbor MI 48103

Spring Wildflower Walk

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 2:00pm

“Spring Wildflower Walk” is being held on Sunday, May 5th, 2019 beginning 2:00 pm at Tenhave Woods. Park at Lexington/Marais lot & meet at Lexington entrance.

Tenhave Woods