Upcoming Events

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

CANCELLED: Education Center Third Saturday

See you at the next Education Center Third Saturday, February 15. Photo courtesy of Belwin Outdoor Science.

Everyone


Saturday, February 8th, 2020

Annual Winter Open House

Free and Open to Everyone! Our kid-friendly open house will include night hikes, warm drinks and s’mores by the campire, and naturalist talks and activities. Minnesota Astronomical Society members will be on hand to guide attendees in using the Joseph J. Casby Observatory. Carpenter Nature Center staff will bring ...

Everyone


Saturday, February 15th, 2020

Education Center Third Saturday

Free and open to everyone! Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. Lynette Anderson, Belwin's Interpretive Naturalist, will be in the Education Center building to greet you, answer your questions, and suggest hikes. Bring your own snowshoes or cross-country skis. Hot cocoa and tea ...

Everyone


Thursday, March 5th, 2020

Outside Voices Series

Open to everyone. $10/suggested donation. Since its inception, Belwin Conservancy has worked to support nature and education. As we near our 50th anniversary, we are excited to present original programming that celebrates the core of our mission. On March 5, Dr. Hatice Bilgic Lim will share stories of her ...

Everyone / $10


Friday, March 13th, 2020

Women Walking

Open to everyone! $10 per person. Come and celebrate the seasonal changes in the natural world. Vernal Equinox, Summer Solstice, Autumnal Equinox, Winter Solstice ... each brings us to a new season, a new place in our annual trip around the sun. We will begin indoors with centering exercises and easy ...

Everyone / $10


Saturday, March 14th, 2020

Women Walking

Open to everyone! $10 per person. Come and celebrate the seasonal changes in the natural world. Vernal Equinox, Summer Solstice, Autumnal Equinox, Winter Solstice ... each brings us to a new season, a new place in our annual trip around the sun. We will begin indoors with centering exercises and easy ...

Everyone / $10


Saturday, March 21st, 2020

Education Center Third Saturday

Free and open to everyone! Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. Lynette Anderson, Belwin's Interpretive Naturalist, will be in the Education Center building to greet you, answer your questions, and suggest hikes. Bring your own snowshoes or cross-country skis. Hot cocoa and tea ...

Everyone


Saturday, April 18th, 2020

Education Center Third Saturday

Free and open to everyone! Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. Lynette Anderson, Belwin's Interpretive Naturalist, will be in the Education Center building to greet you, answer your questions, and suggest hikes. Bring your own snowshoes or cross-country skis. Hot cocoa and tea ...

Everyone


Tuesday, April 28th, 2020

Frog Walk at Belwin Main Office

Open to everyone! Free for members; $10 for non-members. Enjoy an evening stroll around Belwin’s Bulrush Slough while listening for the spring calls of our native frogs (spring peepers, wood frogs, chorus frogs) and maybe a timberdoodle too. Dress for the weather. This is a rain or shine event ...

Everyone


Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

Twilight Hike at Belwin Creative Center

Free and open to everyone! Come and experience the magic of Belwin’s Oak Savanna restoration, one of the largest in the state. Photo by Greg Seitz.

Everyone


Thursday, May 7th, 2020

Frog Walk at Belwin Main Office

Open to everyone! Free for members; $10 for non-members. Enjoy an evening stroll around Belwin’s Bulrush Slough while listening for the spring calls of our native frogs (spring peepers, wood frogs, chorus frogs) and maybe a timberdoodle too. Dress for the weather. This is a rain or shine event ...

Everyone


Sunday, May 10th, 2020

Mother’s Day Bird Hike

Free and open to everyone! Come and celebrate World Migratory Bird Day at Belwin Conservancy, held in partnership with Tropical Wings. Join naturalist Lynette Anderson for an early morning bird hike as we listen and look for the returning harbingers of spring. Meet at the Belwin Conservancy Main Office. Photo ...

Everyone


Saturday, May 16th, 2020

Belwin Bison Festival

Free and open to everyone! Entrance fee for 5k Fun Run. Welcome a herd of juvenile male bison from NorthStar Bison to Belwin. This free community festival celebrates bison’s critical role in helping Belwin maintain and improve our restored prairie. The festival will be held rain (or snow!) or ...

Everyone