Meeting: Sugarloaf Annual meeting August 8th

The Sugarloaf Annual meeting takes place on August 8 at 1 pm followed by a talk by Joe Walewski, Wolf Ridge Naturalist. He will talk about becoming a better naturalist through bugs! Everyone is invited, member or not. Margie will be live on Facebook on Friday at 5:30 pm. She will be giving you an … Continue reading Meeting: Sugarloaf Annual meeting August 8th

Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center

The summer newsletter is available! Read about what is happening around River Bend and how we are adapting to the new normal. Save the Date(s) for Ramble: Like Never Before the week of September 19, 2020. Register for the Maple Syrup Fun Run and Pancake Brunch- It is going virtual with pancakes to-go on September … Continue reading Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center

ADV: Online Biome Classes

Online Biome Classes being developed The Minnesota Master Naturalist Team is working on developing an online version of the biome courses.  These will be available starting with the BWBR biome, then PP, and then NWGL.  We are working with instructors and online learning experts to create the optimal learning experience. Our preferred method will still … Continue reading ADV: Online Biome Classes

ADV-AIS: MAISRC Showcase – Sept. 22-24

The 7th annual MAISRC Research and Management Showcase will be held online, the afternoons of Sept. 22-24, 2020. We invite you to learn about the latest findings in AIS research, useful management tools, and ask questions directly to the researchers. About the Showcase Every fall, MAISRC hosts a public event to showcase our most recent research … Continue reading ADV-AIS: MAISRC Showcase – Sept. 22-24

Meeting: Sugarloaf Annual meeting August 8

The Sugarloaf Annual meeting takes place on August 8 at 1 pm followed by a talk by Joe Walewski, Wolf Ridge Naturalist. He will talk about becoming a better naturalist through bugs! Everyone is invited, member or not. Margie will be live on Facebook on Friday at 5:30 pm. She will be giving you an … Continue reading Meeting: Sugarloaf Annual meeting August 8

ADV: Seminars/Classes from Osprey Wilds ELC – August 20th to Sept. 3rd

Osprey Wilds ELC (formerly Audubon Center of the North Woods) will be sponsoring some upcoming seminars and classes that would be of interest for Minnesota Master Naturalists. Nature Journaling Seminar (cost $50) Register Here Join us for a nature journaling seminar for beginners!A nature journal is more than a collection of pretty sketches, it is … Continue reading ADV: Seminars/Classes from Osprey Wilds ELC – August 20th to Sept. 3rd

Meeting: River Bend Nature Center – July 30th

You're Invited to RBNC's *VIRTUAL ONLY* Annual Meeting! River Bend Nature Center (RBNC) will host its Annual Meeting on Thursday, July 30, 2020 from 5:30-7 pm via this google meet link (also found on our website). Simply click the link at the time of the meeting. River Bend will release its 2019 Annual Report, members will elect candidates … Continue reading Meeting: River Bend Nature Center – July 30th

Survey: Pollinator Summit 202

Calling all pollinator experts and enthusiasts! Perhaps you've attended a pollinator class at the Arboretum, or our annual Pollinator Summit... would you take a moment to share your thoughts with us? Previous Pollinator Summits:   Our annual Pollinator Summit has previously been held in-person at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. It has been a one-day event focused … Continue reading Survey: Pollinator Summit 202

ADV-AIS: Webinars on Starry Stonewort – August 18th

Starry Stonewort Webinar Series The Starry Stonewort Collaborative is hosting a series of four monthly webinars related to starry stonewort, beginning on May 27th. Each of the webinars will focus on research that relates to starry stonewort management and control techniques. Dan Larkin is among the guest presenters, and will be giving his webinar in … Continue reading ADV-AIS: Webinars on Starry Stonewort – August 18th

ADV: Watershed Specialist Training

Apply by August 14 to ensure your space In the ten sessions since 2013, 180 people from around the state  have participated in the Minnesota Watershed Specialist Training. Participants come from SWCDs, WDs, tribes, counties, and cities to strengthen their ability to protect water resources. It is entirely online so they saved travel costs and … Continue reading ADV: Watershed Specialist Training

Newsletter: Sugarloaf Cove

Live from Sugarloaf Cove Friday, 5:30 pm  Want to be part of a new experiment in remote live educational programming? Great! Join Margie Friday evenings on Facebook Live during the Corona Virus limitations! Margie will talk about what is happening nature-wise at Sugarloaf and the North Shore and then she will answer your questions. Please … Continue reading Newsletter: Sugarloaf Cove

MN Women’s Woodland Network

Update: Women's Woodland Network The July 13, 2020 edition of the MN Women's Woodland Network (MNWWN) newsletter, and the MNWWN website, www.mnwwn.org. This organization was originally created in partnership with the U of MN Extension and provides another source of education and events for MN Master Naturalists like me. Angie Gupta, U of MN Extension, is … Continue reading MN Women’s Woodland Network