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Upcoming Events

April

Early Migrants Birding Hike-FULL

April 24, 2021 from 9:00am to 10:30am

Learn about early spring migration and what birds you can expect to see at Burns Prairie Preserve.

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Dog Friendly Walk

April 27, 2021 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm

COL is excited to partner with Michiana Humane Society on a dog friendly walk through our Chris Thompson Memorial Preserve!

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May

Spring Wildflower Walk-FULL

May 1, 2021 at 9:00am

Celebrate the spring season on a Spring Wildflower Walk through the Edward and Elizabeth Leonard Wildlife Preserve!

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Yoga on the Preserve

May 11, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am

Enjoy an outdoor spring and summer yoga series at Chikaming Township Park and Preserve!

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June

Yoga on the Preserve

June 8, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am

Enjoy an outdoor spring and summer yoga series at Chikaming Township Park and Preserve!

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Conservation Corner: Invasive Species

June 16, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am

What are invasive species and how bad actually are they? Join COL and SWxSW CISMA to learn all about plants and animals that shouldn't be here during this weekday summer series.

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July

Yoga on the Preserve

July 6, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am

Enjoy an outdoor spring and summer yoga series at Chikaming Township Park and Preserve!

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Conservation Corner: Mammals of Michigan

July 21, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am

Learn about what mammals that live in Michigan during this weekday summer series!

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August

Yoga on the Preserve

August 17, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am

Enjoy an outdoor spring and summer yoga series at Chikaming Township Park and Preserve!

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Conservation Corner: Native Landscaping

August 18, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am

Are you interested in learning which native plants are best for your home landscape? Join us on this Conservation Corner: Native Landscaping!

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