Calendar

Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Tippecanoe County Ampitheatre
Outdoor Explore! provides a free opportunity for people of all ages to experience a variety of outdoor activities that they may have been curious about, but haven’t had the chance to try. Exhibitors share their[...]
Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Indian Creek Basin
Join Brooke Criswell (NICHES Education & Outreach Coordinator) on a walk at this NICHES property in Tippecanoe County to explore the floodplain property, discuss restoration of the habitat, along with plant and animal species of[...]
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Shepard Swamp
Come out an Explore nature with NICHES at Shepard Swamp. Check out the interesting ecosystem and explore the native habitat. Dress to be comfortable outdoors. Wear closed-toed shoes. Long pant strongly encouraged, and long sleeves[...]
Jun 30 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm Lake Village Library
Join NICHES Land Trust for the premier viewing of  NICHES documentary  about Fisher Oak Savanna and conserving sand savannas. Learn about resources available to private land owners and how to steward your property protect natural[...]
Jul 9 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am Prophetstown State Park at Prophetstown’s Blazingstar picnic shelter, Prairieview Picnic Area
“Painting the Prairie” workshop style session led by local artist, Sunny Miller is an opportunity to visit a local prairie and learn techniques for capturing the moment in acrylic. Sunny will instruct on paint, prep,[...]
Jul 11 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Clegg Garden
11 – 14 year old campers spend the week exploring and connecting with the Wildcat Creek. Camp includes paddling, swimming / wading in the Wildcat Creek, along with art activities led by NICHES Artist-in-Resident. Camper[...]
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Clegg Memorial Garden
Amanda Ingram, Wabash College plant evolutionary biologist,  has recently joined the North American Orchid Conservation Center—a consortium of scientists working to understand the biology of our native orchids with a goal of enhancing conservation efforts. She will[...]
Aug 31 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Clegg Memorial Garden
Ryan Schroeder, Purdue Natural Resources and Environmental Science Student shares his research about the rare ecosystem, gravel hill prairie. Ryan will discuss the unique components of gravel hill prairies, their likely locations, and where niches[...]