August 25, 10am – Monarch Walk at Our New Butterfly Preserve

August 25, 10am – Monarch Walk at Our New Butterfly Preserve

Stroll among the butterflies and flowers you helped protect! We’ll hope to catch the butterfly weed in full bloom, but even if we miss the exact window, we should find butterflies and wildflowers. The new grass walking trail will cover gently rolling terrain. This event is great for families! Park near 2216 Dibble Rd, Rising […]

July – Events Across Southeast Indiana

July – Events Across Southeast Indiana

Birds of a feather…host events together! We’re collaborating with other nature-focused groups to spread the word: there are all sorts of fun nature events in southeast Indiana. For instance: July 10 – Darwin’s Finches – with Oxbow, Inc. July 13 – Cemetary Tour – Charlestown State Park July 14 – Pollinator Walk at Hilltop Farm Nature Preserve – […]

July 14, 10am – Pollinator Walk at Hilltop Farm Nature Preserve

July 14, 10am – Pollinator Walk at Hilltop Farm Nature Preserve

We’ve planted 13 acres of native pollinator habitat – that’s wildflowers of all shapes, colors, and sizes. Come see the butterfly habitat in full bloom. The habitat restoration (and new trail!) project was funded by the Dearborn Community Foundation. Their support is making Hilltop Farm Nature Preserve more welcoming and accessible to the public. Come […]

June – Events Across Southeast Indiana

June – Events Across Southeast Indiana

Birds of a feather…host events together! We’re collaborating with other nature-focused groups to spread the word: there are all sorts of fun nature events in southeast Indiana. For instance: June 12 – Early Farmers of the Oxbow – at Oxbow, Inc. June 15 – Up the Trail and Down the Creek – at Versailles State Park June 15 […]

May – Events Across Southeast Indiana

May – Events Across Southeast Indiana

Birds of a feather…host events together! We’re collaborating with other nature-focused groups to spread the word: there are all sorts of fun nature events in southeast Indiana. For instance: May 4 through 6 – Let’s Camp America Weekend – at all Indiana State Parks May 5 – Ramble at Sunman’s Woods – Oak Heritage Conservancy May 5 – […]

May 12 – Bird Craft at Wings Over Muscatatuck

May 12 – Bird Craft at Wings Over Muscatatuck

Fly on over to Wings Over Muscatatuck, the neatest Migratory Bird Festival around. The day is full of family-friendly nature fun, from bird-calling contests to crafts to hikes and more. We’ll be there from 10am-2pm, helping young ones (and the young at heart) learn about how birds make their nests. Kids can make a neat […]

May 5, 10am – Forest & Wildflower “Ramble” at Sunman’s Woods

May 5, 10am – Forest & Wildflower “Ramble” at Sunman’s Woods

Last year, we were honored to take over stewardship of Sunman’s Woods Preserve, a rolling forest east of Batesville. Join us for an informal, relaxed wildflower walk in the woods. There is no trail at this preserve, but we will take our time. Bring your wildflower guide and hiking boots, and be ready for gently […]

May 5 – Native Shrub Give Away in Rising Sun

May 5 – Native Shrub Give Away in Rising Sun

We love to see conservation happening everywhere – including in your backyard. We’ll be giving away 200 native shrubs this Spring. Oak Heritage Conservancy will be giving away native trees and shrubs on Saturday, May 5, from 9am to 5pm at Chan’s Plant Sale in Rising Sun, Indiana. “Planting a native tree or shrub is […]

March & April – Events Across Southeast Indiana

March & April – Events Across Southeast Indiana

Birds of a feather…host events together! We’re collaborating with other nature-focused groups to spread the word: there are all sorts of fun nature events in southeast Indiana. For instance: March 17 – Geology Exploration Weekend – Falls of the Ohio State Park (Clarksville) Learn to ID fossils, look through microscopes, and play games. Details here. March 19 – Frog […]

April 21, 10am – Bluebell Walk at Lebline Woods Preserve

April 21, 10am – Bluebell Walk at Lebline Woods Preserve

Put on your hiking boots and bring your camera: this forested preserve is covered in bluebells in Spring. We’ll hope to catch them at the peak of the bluebell bloom. While not rugged, this hike requires a ½ mile walk into the preserve from the road, and there is no trail in the preserve, so […]