2021 Conservancy Events

PDF version of Conservancy’s 2021 Event Calendar  HERE.

The Conservancy is accepting entries in our Small Nature Photo Contest. Photos must be taken at Helen Rohner Children’s Fishing Park or at Kishwaukétoe Nature Conservancy and celebrate small and simple beauty. Learn more about the contest here. A reception to honor the winners will be held on August 26th.



Visits available all summer! Learn more about Conservation@Home here. Register here.



Jun – Aug – Helen Rohner Children’s Fishing Park – Tuesday fishing classes and Friday nature classes. Register HERE for fishing classes.

Jun – Aug –  Check out our Nature classes here. Registration required for certain classes. Please register here.

Jul 9 – Aug 6 – Yoga In The Yard at GLC Mill House.

Please join Suzette Rowe as she leads you through a gentle vinyasa yoga practice. This 8 am class will take you though a 1 hour restorative yoga practice with focus on breath as you flow from pose to pose. The perfect way to welcome your day. Namaste 🙏

Aug 6 | Fri – RAPTOR SHOW at WHITE RIVER COUNTY PARK – Join us on Friday, August 6, 11 am,  at White River County park for the environmental education event hosted by the Conservancy with the Friends of White River County Park. Diane Moller, founder of Hoo’s Woods, will provide a 45-minute presentation on various birds of prey, including owls and a bald eagle. See four rehabilitated birds up close! Hope you will join us on the 6th to see these spectacular birds and learn how we can help protect them.

Aug 14 | Sat – Join us on Saturday, August 14th for our family-friendly butterfly event! We will be tagging monarchs before they start their journey thousands of miles south towards Mexico. You won’t want to miss this fun and educational event! here.

Aug – Sep – Heritage Oak Contest & Oak Tree Sales

Aug 26 | Thu – Exhibition and reception for winners of the “Small Nature” photo contest at Green Grocer

Sep 25 | Sat – Register here for the Hackmatack Seed Harvest with Kettle Moraine Land Trust.

Oct 2 | Sat – 2nd Annual Road Rally & Picnic

Dec 4 | Sat –Holly Ball: An Old Fashioned Holiday

Dec 11 | Sat – GLC Annual Meeting

Dec 18 | Sat – Winter Solstice Celebration & Bonfire at White River County Park


Past 2021 Events:

Apr 17 -22 Earth Week – School and Work Day events

May – Native Plant Sale

May 7 & 8 | Fri/Sat – Kettle Moraine Bird Festival – Guided bird walks at GLC’s Bromley Woods with Lakeland Audubon Society; luncheon and lecture on warblers.

Jun 11 | Fri – Conservation@Home kickoff and Healthy Lakes Walk

Jun 12 | Sat, 10AM – Shoreland Dialogue – Donor Recognition Event at Sarah and John Cobb residence

Jul 2 | Fri –Family Day At Helen Rohner Children’s Fishing Park – “Monarchs Are Marvelous”, featuring the Butterfly Man and hundreds of monarchs. “Small Nature” photo contest announced.

Jul 17 | Sat – Picnic On The Prairie dinner event with speaker Doug Tallamy, author of Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife With Native Plants. Purchase tickets here.

View past Conservancy events HERE.