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  1. Tue Sep. 19

    Science at Sunset (NEW!): "Why we turned a lake brown..." St. Patrick's County Park: ND-LEEF Science at Sunset is a new series for adults, highlighting the research of faculty and students associated with The Environmental Change Initiative at The University of Notre Dame. Dr. Stuart Jones, Department of Biological Sciences, leads the series with his presentation: "Why we turned a lake brown and what we learned about carbon and aquatic ecosystems." Light snacks will be provided. Participants are invited to Bring Your Own Beverage (no glass...
  2. Wed Sep. 20

    Boomers and Beyond: Trekking through Autumn Boomers put on your walking shoes and discover the beauty of Autumn at the St. Joseph County Parks! We'll walk the scenic park trails and enjoy the burst of colors among the fall foliage. Each walk will be approximately 50-60 minutes. Transportation provided to other sites from St. Patrick's County Park. Registration and payment are required by Friday, September 15. Ages 50 and older.
  3. Thu Sep. 21

    Nature Munchkins - Bugs and Spiders Nature Munchkins is designed for parents, grandparents to discover nature with their 3-4 year old. Classes are hands-on and consist of nature walks, stories and crafts. Siblings outside of the age bracket are not allowed to attend this program. Registration and payment required by Sept. 13.
  4. Thu Sep. 21

    Fun First Fishing Ages 6-12 and must be accompanied by an adult. A beginner fishing lesson for kids! Learn equipment basics, knot tying, fish identification, and casting techniques followed by on-the-pond fishing. Registration and payment required by Monday, Sept. 18.
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