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 Olson Park

Saturday, January 5, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Bird day celebrates the beauty, song, and flight of birds. Olson Park is great place to bird watch, from migrant waterfowl in the wetland to songbirds in the meadow.

1505 Dhu Varren Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Stewards' Circle

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 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

Fungi Fundamentals

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 7:30pm

“Fungi Fundamentals” speaker program will be held on Wednesday, January 9th, 2019, at the Royal Oak Middle School beginning at 7:30 pm.

Royal Oak Middle School

Finding the Biggest Trees

Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 2:00pm

"Finding the Biggest Trees” is being held at Cummingston on Saturday, January 12th, 2019 beginning at 2:00 pm. Park and meet at Leafdale & Torquay.


Owl Hoot

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 7:30pm

"Owl Hoot” is being held at Tenhave Woods on Thursday, January 17th, 2019 beginning at 7:30 pm. Park & meet at the Lexington & Marais lot..

Tenhave Woods

Stewardship Workday (MLK Day of Service) at Barton Nature Area

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. said “anyone can be great because anyone can serve”. Honor his legacy by turning your “day off” into a “day on” for community service at Barton Nature Area.

1010 W. Huron River Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Citizen Pruner Training

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Classroom session: Wednesday, January 23, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Outdoor skills session: Saturday, January 26, 10 a.m. to noon

Ann Arbor MI

Stewardship Workday at Gallup Park- World Wetlands Day

Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

World Wetlands Day highlights the importance of wetlands to our communities and our planet.

3000 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Stewards' Circle

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 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 Foxfire West Park

Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Being outside in nature in the winter has proven health benefits. Get some fresh air and vitamin D while working to improve biodiversity!

3120 Birchwood Drive, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Stewardship Workday at Leslie Park- Presidents Day

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Spend your day off volunteering to help wildlife! A wet meadow lies on the border of Leslie Park and Black Pond Woods, but it is threatened by invasive shrubs.

Leslie Park Circle, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Public Meeting: Controlled Burn Program

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Fire is used as a restoration tool in many of Ann Arbor’s natural areas. This meeting will be a discussion about our Controlled Ecological Burn Program.

815 Taylor St. Ann Arbor MI 48105

Volunteer Burn Crew Training

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Become a part of NAP’s Volunteer Burn Crew! This is the required training session for anyone interested in assisting with NAP’s controlled burns.

1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Winter Nature Walk at Furstenberg Nature Area

Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Want to learn more about how to identify different types of trees without their leaves? Can you tell the native species from the non-native?

2475 Fuller Road

Stewardship Workday at Oakwoods Nature Area

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

It's Invasive Species Awareness Week! Invasive species are among the greatest threats to our native biodiversity.

3217 Dunwoodie Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105