Upcoming Events

Thursday, December 20th, 2018

Winter Solstice Bonfire

Open to everyone! Suggested donation: $5/car Event: 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. Impossible Salt Join us as we celebrate the winter solstice with musical storytellers Impossible Salt, night hikes, warm cider, cookies, and a huge bonfire. RSVP requested. Please bring a flashlight ...

Everyone


Friday, January 18th, 2019

Owl Prowl

Photo by Mdf. This popular event returns in 2019! Join us as we hike through the winter woods listening for owls and other nocturnal creatures. Come dressed to be outside. Ages 12 and up (under 18 must be accompanied by an adult). Space is limited to 20 participants.

Free for Belwin members, fee for non-members.


Saturday, January 19th, 2019

Open Third Saturday

Open to everyone! Guided Experience: Free for members, $10 for non-members Participate in programs, meet Belwin staff, explore the trails, and connect with nature. One-Hour Guided Experiences at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. departing from the Education Center. January topic: Life Under the Ice with Jim ...

Everyone

Owl Prowl

Photo by Mdf. This popular event returns in 2019! Join us as we hike through the winter woods listening for owls and other nocturnal creatures. Come dressed to be outside. Ages 12 and up (under 18 must be accompanied by an adult). Space is limited to 20 participants.

Free for Belwin members, fee for non-members.


Sunday, January 27th, 2019

Winter Fun at the Creative Center

Free and open to everyone Explore Belwin’s Creative Center this winter by hiking, sledding, snowshoeing or cross-country skiing our ungroomed trails. Hot chocolate will be provided.

Everyone


Friday, February 15th, 2019

Owl Prowl

Photo by Mdf. This popular event returns in 2019! Join us as we hike through the winter woods listening for owls and other nocturnal creatures. Come dressed to be outside. Ages 12 and up (under 18 must be accompanied by an adult). Space is limited to 20 participants.

Free for Belwin members, fee for non-members.


Saturday, February 16th, 2019

Open Third Saturday

Open to everyone! Guided Experience: Free for members, $10 for non-members Black-capped chickadee photo by John Pennell/U.S. Air Force. Participate in programs, meet Belwin staff, explore the trails, and connect with nature. One-Hour Guided Experiences at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. departing from the ...

Everyone

Open House with Special Guest Kinji Akagawa

Free and open to everyone Experience the beauty of a winter evening at Belwin and enjoy a special talk by artist Kinji Akagawa at 7:00 p.m. Mr. Akagawa is known for his works of great beauty in public spaces and in printmaking. His sculpture and public artworks are ...

Everyone


Sunday, February 24th, 2019

Winter Fun at the Creative Center

Free and open to everyone Explore Belwin’s Creative Center this winter by hiking, sledding, snowshoeing or cross-country skiing our ungroomed trails. Hot chocolate will be provided.

Everyone


Thursday, March 14th, 2019

Outside Voices: Speaker Nancy Gibson

Free and open to everyone! Photo by Heidi Pinkerton Join us for a special evening with guest speaker and Belwin board member, Nancy Gibson. Ms. Gibson will impart her knowledge about Minnesota’s wild canids: foxes, coyotes, and wolves. Nancy is co-founder of the International Wolf Center and was part ...

Everyone


Saturday, March 16th, 2019

Open Third Saturday

Open to everyone! Guided Experience: Free for members, $10 for non-members Participate in programs, meet Belwin staff, explore the trails, and connect with nature. One-Hour Guided Experiences at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. departing from the Education Center. March topic: Seasonal Changes, Spring Equinox. Join us ...

Everyone


Thursday, March 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


Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Twilight Hike at the Creative Center

Photo by Bob Embleton Come and experience early spring sights and sounds at this beautiful restored oak savanna and prairie.

Free for Belwin members, fee for non-members.


Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Early Morning Bird Hike

Black and White Warbler photo by Mike & Chris Join us for an early morning bird hike to listen and watch for migratory birds returning home or passing through. Space limited to 12 participants.

Free for Belwin members, fee for non-members.

Open Third Saturday

Open to everyone! Guided Experience: Free for members, $10 for non-members Photo by Wolfgang Wander Participate in programs, meet Belwin staff, explore the trails, and connect with nature. One-Hour Guided Experiences at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. departing from the Education Center. April topic: Hone your ...

Everyone


Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

Frog Walk at Bulrush Slough

Open to everyone! Free for members, $10 for non-members Enjoy the auditory magic of a spring evening at Belwin Conservancy’s Bulrush Slough as we look and listen for Chorus Frogs, Spring Peepers and Wood Frogs. Space is limited to 12 participants.

Everyone


Friday, June 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


Friday, September 20th, 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


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