October 12 – Oak Heritage Annual Dinner – * Sold Out *

October 12 – Oak Heritage Annual Dinner – * Sold Out *
Date: October 12, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm  to  9:00 pm

We are Sold Out! Thank you! We are delighted to report that we have over 90 folks joining in the fun of our dinner. We are sold out! If you missed this year’s dinner, please plan to join us next year. We’ll look forward to seeing you then (or at a hike, butterfly walk, or […]

Oct 1 – Nov 8 – Nature and Farm Photo Contest

Oct 1 – Nov 8 – Nature and Farm Photo Contest
Date: October 1, 2019 - November 8, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm  to  11:50 pm

We’re hosting our fourth annual photo contest, and we’re inviting you to participate! We’re especially eager for you to submit more photos of people in nature – and photos that answer the question: What makes you proud to live in Indiana? Amateur photographers can submit a photo in one of these categories: People in Nature […]

September 15 – Monarch Butterfly Tagging

September 15 – Monarch Butterfly Tagging
Date: September 15, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm

Are you curious where the monarch butterflies go? Each Fall, they migrate through Indiana, on their way to spend their winter in Mexico. You can help scientists learn more about the butterflies’ migration. How? Come help us “tag” Monarchs on September 15th. The tags are tiny, and don’t interfere with the butterflies’ flight. Our work […]

August 16 – Oak Heritage Booth at Youth Tailgate

August 16 – Oak Heritage Booth at Youth Tailgate
Date: August 16, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm  to  6:30 pm

Swing by our booth at the 3rd Annual Youth Tailgate Party at Madison High School. This is a fun, family-friendly festival hosted by the Healthy Communities Initiative of Jefferson County. At our booth, kids can play games about pollinators. We’ll be one of many booths – kids can visit the face painting station, the bounce […]

July 7 – Butterfly Walk at Monarch Meadows

July 7 – Butterfly Walk at Monarch Meadows
Date: July 7, 2019
Time: 9:00 am  to  10:00 am
Location: Monarch Meadows Nature Preserve 2287 Dibble Rd Rising Sun, IN 47040

What’s better than starting your Sunday with a quiet walk in nature? The chance to catch the butterfly weed at peak bloom! Join us at Monarch Meadow’s Nature Preserve on Sunday, July 7, at 9am. We’ll enjoy a one-hour walk through the pollinator habitat, where we’ll hope to see butterfly weed and other native wildflowers, […]