In-Store Events

 

Upcoming Events for 2022* 

 To Be Announced

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Upcoming Events for 2020*

 

COVID-19 EVENT CANCELLATION: To protect the health of our customers, staff, and the general public all in-store events will be postponed until further notice.

 

Bluebird Presentation - CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

The Bluebird is a symbol of happiness. Believe it or not, they can possibly be attracted to your backyard. With the proper habitat, nesting site, and available resources, Bluebirds are known to return to the same nesting site year after year. Join us if you are interested in learning more. RSVP by calling the store to reserve your seat. (219) 319-0126

Native Plants 101- CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Join us and Karl Ackerman, President of the wonderful organization Wild Ones. Karl will be sharing his knowledge of the benefits that come associated with incorporating native plants in our gardens. RSVP by calling the store to reserve your seat. (219)319-0126

Oriole Presentation - Saturday, April 18th - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

One of the most anticipated times of the year, the return of the oriole! These migrators arrive late April and early May to are jelly and orange feeders. Join us for one of our most popular presentations. RSVP by calling the store. (219) 319-0126

Hummingbird Presentation - Saturday, May 9th - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Back by popular demand, join us for a summer favorite. We will discuss the proper habitat, feeding preferences, and general fun facts of this beloved jewel of the sky. RSVP by calling the store. (219) 319-0126

Avian Nesting Cycle - Saturday, June 13th - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Join us for our Avian Nesting Cycle presentation. We will be discussing territory selection, courtship, nesting cycle, and rearing of the young. RSVP by calling the store. (219) 319-0126

Past Events

Four Year Anniversary Celebration - January 3rd thru 5th

Friday, January 3rd - Join us and a member of the Indiana Audubon Society from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Saturday, January 4th - Special guest from Humane Indiana, Nicole Harmon and "Tonk" will be in from 11:00 AM from 2:00 PM. As a proud sponsor of "Tonk", Humane Indiana's Animal Ambassador, we will be announcing his new name.

Sunday, January 5th -  Meet Caryn Corriere, Gibson Woods County Park's Environmental Education Manager from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

Chickadee Presentation - Saturday, January 25th - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Join us for our Chickadee presentation: We will be discussing how to attract these beloved feathered friends to your feeders, their feeding preferences, nesting habits, and general facts for this friendly little backyard visitor. If interested RSVP by calling the store to reserve your seat. (219) 319-0126 

Certified Habitat Workshop by the Indiana Wildlife Federation- Friday, January 31st- 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

The Certified Habitat Workshop is a 30-45 minute presentation centered around the foundations of a healthy ecosystem; native plants and insects. Topics for discussion will include how people are affecting the wildlife population, and what can be done to improve things by creating habitat in our own yards.

Understanding Bats - Saturday, February 15th - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Jeremy is the director of wildlife management services for Orbis Environmental Consulting (Orbis). The discussion will focus mostly on native Indiana bat species as well as the diversity of bats that occur around the world. He will also share his knowledge of how beneficial bats are & how they are so misunderstood. Additionally, he will share how he captures bats as well as other methods used for collecting data about bats.

Secret Love Life of Birds -  Saturday, February 22nd - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Join us to learn more about the Secret Love Life of Birds. We will be sharing information about birds' courtship behaviors, nesting habits, and rearing of the young. If interested RSVP by calling the store to reserve your seat. (219) 319-0126

 

 

 

 *Dates and topics are subject to change.