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)

Fall Stream Monitoring

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 8:00am to 12:00pm

Did you know that the types of bugs we find in a stream can be great indicators of the health of the stream?

6500 Alden Highway Bellaire, MI 49615

River Roundup

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Join a small team of your friends, family, and other interesting volunteers. Collect samples of bugs and other creatures that live in our streams.

Meet at the HRWC office in Ann Arbor (1100 N Main Street). Then car pool to two streams in Livingston, Oakland, Wayne and/or Washtenaw Counties.

A Decade of Stewardship

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

A presentation and guided walk examining restoration work over time and across property lines.

11007 Mull Road, Tipton MI 49287

Quercus Crazy

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 7:30pm

“Quercus Crazy”

Royal Oak Senior Center

(Duluth CISMA) Invasive Woody Plants: Field Workshop & Removal

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Learn best management practices for invasive honeysuckle, buckthorn, Japanese barberry, & oriental bittersweet.

Meet @ Casket Quarry Park Trailhead (1325 N 59th Ave W) Workshop near rock cliff; Latecomers follow the trail in GPS: (46.752197, - 92.171436)

What Lives in the Arboretum

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 7:30pm

"What Lives in the Arboretum" speaker program is being held on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018, beginning 7:30 pm at the Royal Oak Middle School (709 N. Washington).

Royal Oak Arboretum

Michigan Inland Lakes Convention

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 8:00am to Friday, October 5, 2018 - 5:00pm

The Michigan Inland Lakes Partnership, together with the Michigan Clean Water Corps, is hosting the 3rd biennial Michigan Inland Lakes Convention in Grand Rapids.

5700 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids | Michigan | 49546

Live Animal Program

Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 11:00am

Snakes and frogs and bugs, oh my!

6500 Alden Highway Bellaire, MI 49615

Stewardship Workday at Mary Beth Doyle Park

Sunday, October 7, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The woodland at Mary Beth Doyle Park contains an exceptional diversity of native trees and shrubs. Help us protect the native plants by cutting invasive shrubs such as honeysuckle and buckthorn.

Packard Road and Easy Street, Ann Arbor MI 48108

Public Meeting- Controlled Ecological Burn Program

Monday, October 8, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Fire is used as a restoration tool in many of Ann Arbor’s natural areas. This meeting provides information and an opportunity for discussion about NAP’s Controlled Ecological Burn Program.

3875 E. Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor MI 48104

Stewards' Circle

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 7:30am to 8:30am

This month’s topic: Partnering with UM SEAS

Bruegger's Bagels- 709 N. University Ave, Ann Arbor MI 48104

Fall Stewardship Day

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

It's the last stewardship day of the year and time to give it our all before snow hits the ground.

6500 Alden Highway Bellaire, MI 49615

Fall Colors Hike

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

The River Raisin is stunning on its own, but added fall colors make it a spectacular display of nature.

N Union St, Manchester, MI 48158

Woodland Restoration at Whitmore Lake

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Whitmore Lake Preserve contains a variety of habitats including meadows, hardwood forests, and wooded wetlands. Join us to explore the Preserve and improve the forest by removing invasive shrubs.

1551 7 Mile Road Whitmore Lake, MI 48189

Fall Colors and Sunset Hike

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

You’re Invited!
Fall Colors and Sunset Hike

Saturday, October 13, 2018 | 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Lucia K. Tower and Portage Point Woods Preserves
Onekama, MI

44.383238, -86.243094 Onekama, MI 49675