Calendar

Apr
25
Tue
Weekly NICHES Workday 10am – 12pm @ Clegg Garden
Apr 25 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly NICHES Workday 10am - 12pm @ Clegg Garden | Lafayette | Indiana | United States

Contribute to the ongoing care of Clegg Garden by attending the workday led by a member of NICHES staff.  Arrive at 9:30 for coffee / tea and a conversation about the task for the workday.  From 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. work alongside NICHES staff to accomplish tasks ranging from trail maintenance, land stewardship, litter clean-up, to garden preparation, and general property upkeep.

Dress in layers for comfort in varying activity / temperature.  Wear closed-toed shoes. Long pants and Long sleeves recommended.  Bring work gloves if you like.

 

Weekly Wildflower Walks @ Clegg Memorial Garden
Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Weekly Wildflower Walks @ Clegg Memorial Garden | Lafayette | Indiana | United States

From late March through May, spring wildflowers carpet the woodlands of Indiana. A walk can be a source of incredible joy as these sentinels of a new season bloom. A good wildflower guide will help you discover rare and common species alike.

Join us every Tuesday, (April 4 – May 30) from 5:00 – 6:00PM. Walk the trails at Clegg Memorial Gardens and learn about the beautiful native wildflowers along the way. Walk and talk with NICHES Land Trust, Executive Director, Gus Nyberg.

 

(Wildflower Walk led by Stewardship Manager, Brad Weigel, April 25 and May 2)

May
2
Tue
Weekly NICHES Workday 10am – 12pm @ Clegg Garden
May 2 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly NICHES Workday 10am - 12pm @ Clegg Garden | Lafayette | Indiana | United States

Contribute to the ongoing care of Clegg Garden by attending the workday led by a member of NICHES staff.  Arrive at 9:30 for coffee / tea and a conversation about the task for the workday.  From 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. work alongside NICHES staff to accomplish tasks ranging from trail maintenance, land stewardship, litter clean-up, to garden preparation, and general property upkeep.

Dress in layers for comfort in varying activity / temperature.  Wear closed-toed shoes. Long pants and Long sleeves recommended.  Bring work gloves if you like.

 

Weekly Wildflower Walks @ Clegg Memorial Garden
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Weekly Wildflower Walks @ Clegg Memorial Garden | Lafayette | Indiana | United States

From late March through May, spring wildflowers carpet the woodlands of Indiana. A walk can be a source of incredible joy as these sentinels of a new season bloom. A good wildflower guide will help you discover rare and common species alike.

Join us every Tuesday, (April 4 – May 30) from 5:00 – 6:00PM. Walk the trails at Clegg Memorial Gardens and learn about the beautiful native wildflowers along the way. Walk and talk with NICHES Land Trust, Executive Director, Gus Nyberg.

 

(Wildflower Walk led by Stewardship Manager, Brad Weigel, April 25 and May 2)

May
4
Thu
Wildcat Creek Monthly Float Kickoff! @ Wildcat Park
May 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wildcat Creek Monthly Float Kickoff! @ Wildcat Park | Lafayette | Indiana | United States

Join NICHES for the first Wildcat Creek Float of the year! This ‘Members Only’ kickoff event will be a great way to officially shake off the winter blues, and start your summer months off right. Please RSVP by email to: Nyssa@NICHESLandTrust.org to reserve a boat.

Wildcat Creek Floats are the first Thursday of every month (May to October)

Float 2017 Dates:
May 4
June 1
July 6
August 3
September 7
October 5

May
6
Sat
BioBlitz! @ Weiler-Leopold Nature Preserve
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BioBlitz! @ Weiler-Leopold Nature Preserve | Otterbein | Indiana | United States

What is a BioBlitz?
A BioBlitz is a challenge to identify and document as many species of animals and plants in your area as you can.
Join Us as We Locate and Photograph as Many Species as Possible!

This FREE event is a great opportunity for volunteers to work in teams with naturalists in collecting scientific data. The findings will help determine the BIODIVERSITY of NICHES Weiler-Leopold Nature Preserve located in Warren County, Indiana!

No experience necessary! Just wear hiking clothing and footwear, and bring your camera or phone to take pictures.

9:00AM to Noon
Saturday May 6th
Weiler-Leopold Nature Preserve
3000 N. 1100 E.
Otterbein IN, 47970