Current DNR - All Events
April
Apr032021
Outdoor Adventure Center - Outdoor Program: Fishing the Detroit River

Put your casting skills to good practice while fishing the Detroit River at Milliken State Park.

Apr032021
Highland Recreation Area - Apr. 3, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Help us remove garlic mustard that threatens to take over the high-quality forest in Haven Hill Natural Area.

Apr082021
Michigan History Museum - MSU Science Festival: Michigan in the Air

Learn about the connection between "Space Age" technology and mid 20th-century car design in this virtual presentation.

Apr102021
Bald Mountain Recreation Area - Apr. 10, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

The Graham Lake Fen Complex needs your help. Join us in cutting glossy buckthorn and other invasive shrubs that threaten this unique ecosystem.

Apr112021
Waterloo Recreation Area - Apr. 11, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Help us remove garlic mustard that threatens to take over McClure Woods.

Apr172021
Birding for Beginners: Virtual Class Only

Are you new to birding and want to work on perfecting the skill? This class will help you build your birding skills and give you the confidence to get the most of your birding experiences.

Apr172021
Outdoor Adventure Center - Outdoor Program: Birding on the Riverfront

Join us for an early spring walk along the riverfront, through Milliken State Park and in the area around the OAC to identify and learn about the bird species we see. 

Apr172021
Highland Recreation Area - Apr. 17, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Help us remove garlic mustard that threatens to take over the high-quality forest in Haven Hill Natural Area.

Apr172021
FULL Bay City State Park - Tobico Marsh Wild Mushroom Clinic

Learn how to identify a variety of Michigan's edible wild mushrooms, where to start looking for them and proper handling techniques for transport, cleaning, consumption (including some sampling) and home preservation.

Apr172021
FULL Mitchell State Park - Walleye Clinic

This class will go through how Outdoor Skills Academy pro-staffers spend their day chasing trophy walleye.

Apr182021
FULL Mitchell State Park - Whitetail Food Plot and Habitat Management Clinic

This class will go through how Outdoor Skills Academy pro-staffers spend their day chasing trophy walleye.

Apr182021
Brighton Recreation Area - Apr. 18, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Help us remove garlic mustard that threatens to take over this valuable woodland. Garlic mustard removal is an easy project for the whole family.

Apr 22 — 30
Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center - Happy Little Getaway

Run, explore, plant a Happy Little Tree and even create your own happy little painting with an official Bob Ross-certified instructor during the week of the Run for the Trees / Happy Little Virtual 5K, taking place April 22-30, 2021.

Apr 22 — 30
2021 Bob Ross Run for the Trees Virtual 5k

Registration closed on March 1. 

Apr242021
Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery Visitor Center - Birding for Beginners: Virtual/Field Experience

Are you new to birding and want to work on perfecting the skill? This class will help you build your birding skills and give you the confidence to get the most of your birding experiences. 

Apr242021
Mitchell State Park - Birding for Beginners: Virtual/Field Experience

Are you new to birding and want to work on perfecting the skill? This class will help you build your birding skills and give you the confidence to get the most of your birding experiences. 

Apr242021
Maybury State Park - Birding for Beginners: Virtual/Field Experience

Are you new to birding and want to work on perfecting the skill? This class will help you build your birding skills and give you the confidence to get the most of your birding experiences. 

Apr242021
Hoffmaster State Park - Birding for Beginners: Virtual/Field Experience

Are you new to birding and want to work on perfecting the skill? This class will help you build your birding skills and give you the confidence to get the most of your birding experiences. 

Apr242021
Island Lake Recreation Area - Apr. 24, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Help us remove garlic mustard that threatens to take over this valuable oak barrens ecosystem. Garlic mustard removal is an easy project for the whole family. 

Apr242021
Outdoor Adventure Center - Outdoor Program: Detroit River Coalition's Earth Day Cleanup

One of the socially distanced cleanup events happening along the Detroit River in celebration of Earth Day.

Apr252021
Pinckney Recreation Area - Apr. 25, Stewardship Workday

Help us remove garlic mustard that threatens to take over this valuable oak barrens ecosystem. Garlic mustard removal is an easy project for the whole family. 

Apr292021
Outdoor Adventure Center - Virtual Program: Birding for Beginners - Get Ready for Spring

Over the past year, birding has become more popular than ever – now’s the time to jump on the bandwagon!

Ongoing DNR - All Events
04/​12/​21  —  05/​31/​21
Archives of Michigan - Early-Bird Registration Open for the Barbara J. Brown Family History Seminar

Discover resources and best practices for genealogy research. Early-bird discount available through May 31.