“Call to Action” -Support Warner Nature Center’s Legacy

Hello, Minnesota Master Naturalist Staff,  As you may have heard, after 50 years of excellence and hands-on-nature-experience for thousands of students, the award-winning Lee & Rose Warner Nature Center is closing on December 31, 2019.  The closing of the Warner is devastating and leaves many connected parties (i.e staff, teachers, students, volunteers, etc.) feeling lost and … Continue reading “Call to Action” -Support Warner Nature Center’s Legacy

MyMinnesotaWoods – fall 2019 newsletter

Hello from the Extension forestry team! We've still got fall color on our minds, especially now that peak color is creeping across the state. If you haven't already, be sure to check out the MNDNR's Fall Color Finder to keep tabs on those changing leaves and make sure you don't miss peak colors near you. … Continue reading MyMinnesotaWoods – fall 2019 newsletter

Cedar Creek – Fall 2019 newsletter

In this Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve newsletter, you'll find updates on aquatic research, education program growth and our artists in residence program. You'll also get to read about astronomy and trail cameras and opportunities to support work taking place onsite. And of course, we've got lots of upcoming events to give you the chance … Continue reading Cedar Creek – Fall 2019 newsletter

Project Get Outdoors Newsletter – Fall 2019

This year we have been working steady to fulfill the activity requirements for our Get Outdoors After School project funded by the MN Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund (MN ENRTF). Through this project we were able to make many new friends across the state and create new partnerships with amazing organizations working hard every … Continue reading Project Get Outdoors Newsletter – Fall 2019

Maplewood Nature Center Fall/Winter programs

Maplewood Nature Center is a 40-acre preserve operated by the City of Maplewood. The Visitor Center is located at 2659 East Seventh Street in Maplewood and is open Tuesday through Saturday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The Nature Play Yard adjoins the Visitor Center. Trails wind through oak woods and marsh and are open every … Continue reading Maplewood Nature Center Fall/Winter programs

Maplewood Nature Center – Nature Programs

There are a couple of family nature programs here at Maplewood Nature Center that need a few more registrants to make them happen.  Any help you can give in getting the work out would be greatly appreciated. Description: (FOR CHILDREN AGES 4-10 WITH ADULT) Early registration recommended. Fireflies are magical bugs with a built-in night light. … Continue reading Maplewood Nature Center – Nature Programs

Cedar Creek – summer newsletter

It's hard to believe that we're already past the solstice and well and truly into summer! As you'll see from this quarter's newsletter (available online), there's lots going on at Cedar Creek - small mammal research, art projects, citizen science opportunities and of course all the ongoing work needed to keep our world-renowned experiments running … Continue reading Cedar Creek – summer newsletter

VOL and ADV opportunities – June 2019

Check out the Minnesota Master Naturalist Events Calendar to view the huge variety of both volunteer and advanced training opportunities available in June. The calendar contains a location map and information for each event. Use the scroll function on the Agenda Format calendar to display more opportunities. Agenda Format: Month Format:  Note: Always confirm the … Continue reading VOL and ADV opportunities – June 2019