ADV: Plant I.D. workshops (2019) – Lake Superior area

Registration is now open for two 2019 Plant Identification (I.D.) workshops, both of which will be held in Michigan's western Upper Peninsula near the shore of scenic Lake Superior on: This is an excellent chance to visit a remote and wild portion of the northernmost part of Michigan near Lake Superior and learn the flora … Continue reading ADV: Plant I.D. workshops (2019) – Lake Superior area

ADV – Leadership and Civic Engagement

Bringing presence to community: A positive psychology short course (part 1) This course is a learning opportunity to strengthen your resilience and wellbeing. It’s just the pick-me-up you need to get through the cold January weather. Discover ways to cultivate positive emotions, increase your engagement at work and in your community and foster healthy relationships … Continue reading ADV – Leadership and Civic Engagement

ADV: Positive Psychology, a short course

Extension leadership & civic engagement educators Denise Stromme and Lori Rothstein are offering a free online short course in January on positive psychology. This course is a learning opportunity to strengthen your resilience and well being. It’s just the pick-me-up you need to get through the cold January weather. Discover ways to cultivate positive emotions, … Continue reading ADV: Positive Psychology, a short course

ADV: West Metro Chapter – Dec. 13th

My Life With Birds: Birds have been an important influence over 45 years :of Dennis Yockers’ life journey. They are an integral part of his education, profession and personal passion.  This presentation will share stories and photos from across this planet with birds. Presented by Professor Emeritus Dennis Yockers, Ph. D., College of Natural Resources … Continue reading ADV: West Metro Chapter – Dec. 13th

VOL-AIS: Habitattitude Booth

Volunteers needed to co-hosting a Habitattitude Booth - teach visitors how to prevent spread of AIS at the Norther Green Expo, Minneapolis Convention Center, January 16-17, 2019. Please fill out the Doodle poll below with times you are available to co-host a shift (2/day). I am looking for two people per shift. If you know … Continue reading VOL-AIS: Habitattitude Booth

Updated Events Calendar for 2019

New introductory classes, training, volunteer and advanced course opportunities for 2019 are now being added to the Minnesota Master Naturalist Calendar. We have updated the page to include both an Agenda and a Month format of the calendar.  Select an event to view more details about the event and, in some cases, a map with … Continue reading Updated Events Calendar for 2019

President’s Environmental Youth Award

Your project - or one you are sponsoring - could be an award winner. Apply or encourage a student you know to apply for PEYA and see what a difference they can make for the environment with an award-winning project. Applicants from all 50 states and U.S. territories are eligible to compete for a regional … Continue reading President’s Environmental Youth Award

VOL-AIS: Habitattitude Booth

Volunteers needed to co-hosting a Habitattitude Booth - teach visitors how to prevent spread of AIS at the Norther Green Expo, Minneapolis Convention Center, January 16-17, 2019. Please fill out the Doodle poll below with times you are available to co-host a shift (2/day). I am looking for two people per shift. If you know … Continue reading VOL-AIS: Habitattitude Booth

ADV: West Metro Chapter – Dec. 13th

My Life With Birds: Birds have been an important influence over 45 years :of Dennis Yockers’ life journey. They are an integral part of his education, profession and personal passion.  This presentation will share stories and photos from across this planet with birds. Presented by Professor Emeritus Dennis Yockers, Ph. D., College of Natural Resources … Continue reading ADV: West Metro Chapter – Dec. 13th