• Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery - Steelhead Fishing Clinic Date:  April 22, 2017  -  April 23, 2017Time:  All Day Event Description:

    This in-depth steelhead fishing clinic will offer participants the opportunity to learn about equipment, various techniques and where to fish in Michigan for this coveted angler favorite.

  • Brighton Recreation Area - Spring Competitive Trail Ride
    Horseback riders trail riding
    Date:  April 22, 2017  -  April 23, 2017Time:  09:00 AM - 05:00 PM Description:

    There are no special obstacles other than the natural obstacles encountered on the established trails such as hills and river crossings.

  • Waterloo Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 23, 2017  Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Description:

    Join volunteer steward Sheila B. to hand pull garlic mustard from the woods near the Eddy Discovery Center. Help keep this invasive weed from taking over a nice woodland and displacing native plants. We need your help to remove this plant before it goes to seed and while it’s easy to pull.

  • Island Lake Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 23, 2017  Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Description:

    Help combat the spread of garlic mustard by pulling these weedy plants from gorgeous woodlands!

  • Pinckney Recreation Area - Southern Michigan Orienteering Club Meet
    Banner for Southern Michigan Orienteering Club
    Date:  April 23, 2017  Time:  12:00 PM - 03:00 PM Description:

    Southern Michigan Orienteering Club hosts multiple spring and fall meets each year in state and metro parks. They use electronic timing sticks to record your finding specific orange and white control flags in the woods. Our events are rain or shine.

  • Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery Try-It
    Outdoor Adventure Center logo on indoor sign
    Date:  April 23, 2017  Time:  01:00 PM - 03:30 PM Description:

    An opportunity to learn and try archery. 

  • Future Historians Meeting Date:  April 25, 2017  Time:  07:00 PM - 08:00 PM Description: Michigan Iron Industry Museum, Negaunee.
  • P.J. Hoffmaster State Park - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 26, 2017  Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Description:

    You can help protect our native wildflowers and forested dune ecosystem from being overrun by garlic mustard! 

  • Outdoor Adventure Center - WOW: Wild Over Wednesday
    Outdoor Adventure Center logo on indoor sign
    Date:  April 26, 2017  Time:  06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
  • P.J. Hoffmaster State Park - Plants of the Wooded Dunes Date:  April 29, 2017  Time:  09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Description:

    Learn to identify key plant features, plant identification, particularly as it relates to spring wildflowers of the wooded sand dune and information on dune systems.

  • Algonac State Park - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 29, 2017  Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Description:

    Want to enjoy a day in the woods? Help us remove garlic mustard from the trails and wooded areas in this amazing state park and keep thousands of its seeds out of the seed bank.

  • Waterloo Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 29, 2017  Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Description:

    Help hand pull garlic mustard, a stubborn invasive weed that could take over in this amazing woodland. Removing this plant will make the area more suitable for native plants and animals.

  • Island Lake Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 29, 2017  Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Description:

    Help combat the spread of garlic mustard by pulling these weedy plants from woodlands with volunteer stewards Bill B. and Kathy W.

  • Outdoor Adventure Center - Save the Frogs
    Outdoor Adventure Center logo on indoor sign
    Date:  April 29, 2017  Time:  12:30 PM - 04:00 PM
  • Saugatuck Dunes State Park - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 29, 2017  Time:  01:00 PM - 04:00 PM Description:

    Help us wipe out scattered populations of garlic mustard that threaten forest communities at Saugatuck Dunes! Volunteers will pull this unwanted herb from the forest understory to make way for spring wildflowers and native saplings.

  • Pinckney Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 30, 2017  Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Description:

    Help us remove non-native garlic mustard from the woodlands near Hankerd Road. This is a great activity for the whole family!

  • Highland Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 30, 2017  Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Description:

    Join Steve P., volunteer steward, in pulling non-native, invasive garlic mustard from the woodlands at Highland Recreation Area. See first-hand how this plant starts taking over in woodlands if we don’t do anything to stop it!

  • Muskegon State Park - Volunteer Stewardship Workday
    Invazive species Garlic mustard
    Date:  April 30, 2017  Time:  01:00 PM - 04:00 PM Description:

    We’re on a mission to search for and remove garlic mustard! Help search for isolated populations of garlic mustard in the campground before they have a chance to hitchhike along the trails and into our natural areas! Work will involve scouting and removal by hand-pulling located populations.