Current DNR - All Events
Sep 01 — 30
Michigan History Museum - Michigan Freedom Trail Commission Heritage Gathering

These sessions are online; registration is required.

Sleeper State Park - Pheasant Friday

Join representatives from Pheasants Forever and learn about firearm safety and this organization's effort to restore the habitat for these beautiful birds.

Highland Recreation Area - Sept. 5, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Join us as we remove invasive shrubs from Haven Hill Natural Area to help restore this beautiful and unique woodland.

Sep 11 — 12
Canceled Mears State Park - Luminous Trail

This event has been canceled.

Mears State Park - Autumn Beach Yoga (Sept 11-Oct. 2)

Join Kalon Arts and Yoga Company for a vinyasa flow Autumn beach yoga classes on Mondays and Fridays from Sept 11- Oct. 2 (No class the week of Sept 20-25) Class size is limited. 

Sep 11 — 12
Sep 11 — 12
Sep 11 — 12
Sep 11 — 12
Sep 12 — 13
Bald Mountain Recreation Area - Sept. 12, 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.

Waterloo Recreation Area - Sept. 13, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Aid restoration efforts by cutting glossy buckthorn, a terrible wetland invasive shrub that would otherwise takeover this valuable fen ecosystem.

Detroit River Pollinator Project BioBlitz - introductory webinar

This introductory webinar will explain what a BioBlitz is, how to participate on your own using iNaturalist and some of the pollinators and pollinator plants you might encounter this time of year.

Sep 18 — 19
Sep 18 — 19
Belle Isle Park - Sept. 19, Stewardship Saturdays

Join us for Stewardship Saturdays on Belle Isle. Our fall project will focus on cutting invasive shrubs, especially glossy buckthorn and honeysuckle, to help restore the wet mesic flatwoods on the island.

Seven Lakes State Park - Monte Carlo Spring Car Show

The park is excited to be the host for the Michigan Monte Carlo Spring Car Show! Come out and enjoy Monte Carlos from all decades of thecar's history.

Sep 20 — 27
Brighton Recreation Area - Sept. 20, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Help us remove glossy buckthorn and other invasive shrubs from this beautiful fen ecosystem.

Michigan History Museum - Anishinaabe Heritage Day Virtual Program

This program is free but pre-registration is required.

Sep 25 — 27
Sep 25 — 27
Sep 25 — 27
Sep 25 — 27
Sep 25 — 27
Sep 25 — 27
Sep 25 — 27
Sep 25 — 26
Sep 25 — 26
Island Lake Recreation Area - Sept. 26, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Help clear out invasive shrubs that could take over valuable prairie remnants and crowd out native plants.

Pinckney Recreation Area - Sept. 27, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Join us in cutting invasive shrubs to protect Hankerd dry sand prairie and oak barrens and the native plants that call it home.

Mitchell State Park - Wild Mushroom Clinic

Learn how to identify a variety of Michigan’s edible wild mushrooms and get some tips on where to start looking. In addition, you will learn about proper handling techniques for transport, cleaning, consumption (including some sampling) and home preservation.

Ongoing DNR - All Events
04/​01/​20  —  12/​01/​20
Leelanau State Park - Rock the Light Virtual 5K Run/Walk

Participate in this fun virtual 5K run/walk that will benefit the Friends of Leelanau State Park as they raise funds for park improvements.

07/​01/​20  —  09/​07/​20
Mears State Park - Beach Yoga on Lake Michigan

 Kalon Arts and Yoga Company will offer vinyasa flow beach yoga classes Monday through Friday, July 1 through Sept. 7 from 9:30-10:30 a.m.

07/​04/​20  —  09/​05/​20
Silver Lake State Park - Beach Yoga

Breathe, stretch and restore in the calm and quiet on Lake Michigan’s shore this summer! Beach yoga classes will be offered this summer on Saturdays starting July 4 through Sept. 5 from 9-10 a.m.