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Indiana Events
Though most of these events are open to the public, some may only be for Conservancy members. Please call 317-951-8818 if you have questions regarding an event. We hope to see you soon!

Information on our volunteer stewardship workdays is also listed on our volunteer webpage.

Special Events

  • Wildflower Hike on the Wet Prairie Trail at Kankakee Sands

    Kankakee Sands in Newton County
    July 08, 2017

    The Wet Prairie Trail at Kankakee Sands is an easy 0.6 mile loop trail featuring water-loving sedges, wildflowers, amphibians, birds and insects. Join us for this leisurely walk through the prairie! Please RSVP by emailing Alyssa Nyberg or calling (219) 866-1706. Learn more

  • Butterfly Hike at Kankakee Sands

    Kankakee Sands, Newton County
    July 01, 2017

    Join The Nature Conservancy’s John Drake on a hike at Kankakee Sands to learn about the butterflies that flutter over Kankakee Sands, as well as how you can be part of the Illinois Butterfly Monitoring Network and collect important data on butterflies. During t... Learn more

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