Upcoming Outdoor U Events

Community Tapping Day Saturday, February 25 Join us for our big community tapping day. No experience necessary, just bring your outdoor clothing and 'sweet' attitude! http://csbsju.edu/outdooru/maplesyrup/education/tappingday   Maple Syrup Festivals Saturday, March 25 and April 1 Sap collecting, syrup cooking, horse-drawn rides, demonstrations, and hot maple syrup sundaes await the whole family. http://csbsju.edu/outdooru/education/events/maplesyrupfestival   Saint … Continue reading Upcoming Outdoor U Events

Spring Into Birding, March 18

Spring Into Birding Member exclusive program sponsored by the Bell Museum and the Minnesota Ornithologists' Union Saturday, March 18, 9:00am - 3:30pm Cargill Building, University of Minnesota 1500 Gortner Ave., St. Paul, MN 55108 Nearby parking: Gortner Ave. Ramp Join the Bell Museum and Minnesota Ornithologists' Union for a day of speaker sessions and activities … Continue reading Spring Into Birding, March 18

How Trees Work: A Closer Look at Tree Biology, March 4

North Metro Master Naturalist Chapter is hosting a workshop How Trees Work:  A Closer Look at Tree Biology When:         Saturday, March 4, 2017 Location:    Carlos Avery Game Farm/Wildlife Science Center- 5463-C West  Broadway Ave,  Forest Lake, MN Time:         Check in  9:30 am, Class 10 – 12pm,  Potluck lunch to follow You must register on the … Continue reading How Trees Work: A Closer Look at Tree Biology, March 4

educational wolf programs for the public

Hello, My name is Andrew Broz and I am the programming specialist at the International Wolf Center. I was hoping to reach out to Minnesota Extension Services and 4-H to see if county extension offices might be interested in any educational wolf programs for the public. We understand that extension services offer educational initiatives, or … Continue reading educational wolf programs for the public

Spring Programming at Maplewood Nature Center

SPRING NATURE CENTER PROGRAMS To register for a Maplewood Nature Center program, click on the Register Online button below or visit http://www.maplewoodnaturecenter.com.  You may also call 651.249.2170 and pay by cash or check. SNAKES ALIVE  (All Ages) AT MAPLEWOOD NATURE CENTER SATURDAY, MARCH 4, 1:30PM - 2:30PM Meet a live western hognose snake, boa constrictor, … Continue reading Spring Programming at Maplewood Nature Center

Plant I.D. workshops, Lk Superior area

Registration is now open for two 2017 Plant Identification (I.D.) workshops*, both of which will be held in Michigan's western Upper Peninsula near the shores of scenic Lake Superior on: 1.  Isle Royale National Park (June 5-10), based at Rock Harbor, and 2.  Keweenaw Peninsula (July 25-27), based in Copper Harbor, Michigan's northernmost village. This … Continue reading Plant I.D. workshops, Lk Superior area

Deer Management Plan Public Input Meetings – State Wide

Attention:  The DNR will be holding public input throughout the state between 31 January and 2 March. The purpose of these meetings will be to get input and feedback on a set of draft goals and objectives for the state’s first-ever deer management plan.    These meetings will be formatted to ensure that participants have a … Continue reading Deer Management Plan Public Input Meetings – State Wide