Upcoming Events

Saturday, July 20th, 2019

Bison Buggy Rides for Members

Members Only. Non-members may join at this event. All Belwin members can enjoy free rides on the Bison Buggy on Open Third Saturdays. This is your best chance to see the amazing creatures — watch and photograph them from the comfort and safety of our custom vehicle, while getting your questions ...

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only

Education Center Summer Saturdays

Every Saturday, Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day weekend: Open to everyone for walking! Explore Belwin's Education Center and its miles of rolling woodlands, prairie and wetlands trails every Saturday. We are excited to offer special programming for families with children on June 15 and July 20. This is free ...

Everyone

Family Day

Free for members, $10/family for non-members. Announcing new programming for families on Third Saturdays in the summer. Families, please join us for a special day of programming at Belwin! Naturalists, scientists, educators and others will lead kid-friendly excursions departing from the Belwin Education Center. From 11:00 a.m ...

Everyone


Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Education Center Summer Saturdays

Every Saturday, Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day weekend: Open to everyone for walking! Explore Belwin's Education Center and its miles of rolling woodlands, prairie and wetlands trails every Saturday. We are excited to offer special programming for families with children on June 15 and July 20. This is free ...

Everyone


Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

Education Center Summer Saturdays

Every Saturday, Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day weekend: Open to everyone for walking! Explore Belwin's Education Center and its miles of rolling woodlands, prairie and wetlands trails every Saturday. We are excited to offer special programming for families with children on June 15 and July 20. This is free ...

Everyone


Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Education Center Summer Saturdays

Every Saturday, Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day weekend: Open to everyone for walking! Explore Belwin's Education Center and its miles of rolling woodlands, prairie and wetlands trails every Saturday. We are excited to offer special programming for families with children on June 15 and July 20. This is free ...

Everyone

Partner Event: Youth Adaptive Program

In partnership with Woodbury Parks and Recreation, youth with special needs will visit Belwin's ADA accessible trails and wetlands and explore ponds and streams to discover what is living in these watery habitats. Using nets and buckets, the class will try to capture frogs as well as a variety ...

Everyone / $35


Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Music in the Trees

Free and open to everyone! Celebrate new life and mourn the death of a four-acre red pine grove adjacent to Belwin’s Education Center. Audiences at this free, two-day outdoor event will experience music performed at five stations, including a special performance at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, Aug ...

Everyone

Education Center Summer Saturdays

Every Saturday, Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day weekend: Open to everyone for walking! Explore Belwin's Education Center and its miles of rolling woodlands, prairie and wetlands trails every Saturday. We are excited to offer special programming for families with children on June 15 and July 20. This is free ...

Everyone

Bison Buggy Rides for Members

Members Only. Non-members may join at this event. All Belwin members can enjoy free rides on the Bison Buggy on Open Third Saturdays. This is your best chance to see the amazing creatures — watch and photograph them from the comfort and safety of our custom vehicle, while getting your questions ...

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only


Sunday, August 18th, 2019

Music in the Trees

Free and open to everyone! Celebrate new life and mourn the death of a four-acre red pine grove adjacent to Belwin’s Education Center. Audiences at this free, two-day outdoor event will experience music performed at five stations, including a special performance at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, Aug ...

Everyone


Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

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. Space is limited to 12 participants. Photo by Greg Seitz.

Everyone


Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Education Center Summer Saturdays

Every Saturday, Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day weekend: Open to everyone for walking! Explore Belwin's Education Center and its miles of rolling woodlands, prairie and wetlands trails every Saturday. We are excited to offer special programming for families with children on June 15 and July 20. This is free ...

Everyone


Saturday, August 31st, 2019

Education Center Final Summer Saturday

Every Saturday, Memorial Day – Labor Day: Open to everyone! Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. Free to independently explore the Education Center and trails.

Everyone


Sunday, September 15th, 2019

Sunday Seed Collection

Free and open to everyone! Help us collect a variety of seeds from Belwin’s prairies and support our continued restoration efforts. Come for an hour or stay for the whole time. Depending on what we collect, we may move to another Belwin location. All ages welcome.

Everyone


Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

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


Friday, September 20th, 2019

New Program! Women Walking Waitlist

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, September 21st, 2019

New Program! 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

Bison Buggy Rides for Members

Members Only. Non-members may join at this event. All Belwin members can enjoy free rides on the Bison Buggy on Open Third Saturdays. This is your best chance to see the amazing creatures — watch and photograph them from the comfort and safety of our custom vehicle, while getting your questions ...

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only

Education Center Third Saturdays Resume

Open to everyone! Guided Experiences: Free for members, $10/family for non-members. Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. Guided Experiences at 11:00 a.m. and at 1:00 p.m. September topic: Reptiles at Belwin. Join naturalist Jim Rue in the hunt for ...

Everyone


Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Morning Bird Hike at Belwin Creative Center

Open to everyone! Free for member; $10 for non-members. Spend a morning hiking and searching for fall bird migrants. Space is limited to 12 participants. Common Nighthawk. Photo by Gary L. Clark.

Everyone


Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Morning Bird Hike at Belwin Creative Center

Open to everyone! Free for member; $10 for non-members. Spend a morning hiking and searching for fall bird migrants. Space is limited to 12 participants. Dark eyed junco. Photo by Dave Menke, USFWS.

Everyone


Saturday, October 19th, 2019

Education Center Third Saturday

Open to everyone! Guided Experiences: Free for members, $10/family for non-members. Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. Guided Experiences at 11:00 a.m. and at 1:00 p.m. October topic: Seed Collection. Join naturalist Lynette Anderson in search of seeds. Free ...

Everyone


Saturday, November 16th, 2019

Education Center Third Saturday

Open to everyone! Guided Experiences: Free for members, $10/family for non-members. Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. Guided Experiences at 11:00 a.m. and at 1:00 p.m. November topic: Natural Ornaments. This popular program returns to Belwin just in time ...

Everyone


Friday, December 20th, 2019

Winter Solstice Bonfire

Open to everyone! $5/car Event: 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Join us as we celebrate the winter solstice with night hikes, warm cider, cookies, and a huge bonfire. RSVP requested. Please bring a flashlight and consider carpooling.

Everyone


Saturday, December 21st, 2019

Education Center Third Saturday

Open to everyone! Guided Experiences: Free for members, $10/family for non-members. Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. Guided Experiences at 11:00 a.m. and at 1:00 p.m. December topic: Winter Hike with naturalist Lynette Anderson. Free to independently explore the ...

Everyone


Sunday, December 22nd, 2019

New Program! 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