CANCELLED: Celebrate Earth Day with a Spring Wildflower Hike at Burnett Woods

Burnett Woods 8264 E. County Road 100 South, Avon, IN

This event has been cancelled due to the rainy forecast. About this Event All Ages Free of Charge - RSVP Required What to Expect and Bring: Easy, 1.5 mile hike over a flat, loop trail. Face mask/cover required. Dress in long pants thick enough to stand up to thorns, brush, poison ivy, ticks, and mosquitos […]

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Wake Up to Spring at Oliver’s Woods

Oliver's Woods 8825 River Road, Indianapolis

Indiana Author Awards Powered by Indiana Humanities: Wake Up to Spring at Oliver’s Woods About this Event Welcome springtime back to Central Indiana with this family-friendly event at Oliver’s Woods. Families with children will enjoy this outing based on the award-winning picture book Wake up, Woods. Coauthor and botanist Michael Homoya will lead a walk […]

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Wake Up To Spring At Oliver’s Woods

Oliver's Woods 8825 River Road, Indianapolis

Indiana Author Awards Powered by Indiana Humanities: Wake Up to Spring at Oliver’s Woods About this Event Welcome springtime back to Central Indiana with this family-friendly event at Oliver’s Woods. Families with children will enjoy this outing based on the award-winning picture book Wake up, Woods. Coauthor and botanist Michael Homoya will lead a walk through […]

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Poetry of Birds: A Walk Through the Woods with Poetry

Oliver's Woods 8825 River Road, Indianapolis

About this event Join us for birdsong and lyricism at Oliver’s Woods. Located in the middle of a commercial district, Oliver’s Woods provides an oasis for our avian friends. Hear verse inspired by their beauty in this riverside nature preserve. With poetry by Hoosier poet and bird lover Lylanne Musselman followed by a nature walk […]

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Hear Them Roar! Happy Hour with the Extraordinary Brood X Cicadas

Oliver's Woods 8825 River Road, Indianapolis

A discussion about these amazing insects that can only be witnessed every 17 years. About this event Welcome the periodical cicadas of Brood X back to Central Indiana with this family-friendly event at Oliver’s Woods. All ages are welcome to join us at our campfire circle for refreshments and a presentation on these fascinating and […]

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Feathers and Fermentation Tour – Fall Migration Extravaganza

Oliver's Woods 8825 River Road, Indianapolis

Our good friend Wes Homoya, birder extraordinaire, leads this special event at Oliver’s Woods! Register here to join Wes and Indy Brew Bus on Tap at this urban nature preserve, encompassing 16 acres of woods, 37 acres of prairie-savanna restoration, and a mile of White River frontage. On the hour, between 1 – 4 pm, […]

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Black Friday Hike at Burnett Woods

Burnett Woods 8264 E. County Road 100 South, Avon, IN

Join our Executive Director for a hike through the woods in the heart of Avon, Indiana. Cliff Chapman will lead a nature walk through beautiful Burnett Woods. This lovely forested spot is a great place to see fall colors! About this event All Ages Free of Charge - RSVP Required What to Expect and Bring: […]

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Tree ID Hike at Oliver’s Woods

Oliver's Woods 8825 River Road, Indianapolis

Learn how to distinguish tree species in a winter landscape. Trees that shed their leaves have a beauty all their own. Join our White River Steward, Grace van Kan, in a hike through this riverine nature preserve to welcome the turning of the season. Situated along the White River, Oliver’s Woods Nature Preserve offers a […]

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Celebrate Earth Day with a Spring Wildflower Walk at Burnett Woods

Burnett Woods 8264 E. County Road 100 South, Avon, IN

Join our Stewardship team for a walk through the woods and an impressive wildflower display in the heart of Avon, Indiana About this event All Ages Free of Charge - RSVP Required What to Expect and Bring: • Easy, 1.5 mile wildflower walk over a flat, loop trail. • Dress in long pants thick enough […]

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Welcome to Oliver’s Woods

Oliver's Woods 8825 River Road, Indianapolis

Join us for a guided walk through our newly opened Oliver’s Woods Nature Preserve. About this event Explore the trails at this uniquely green property on the river located near the Fashion Mall at Keystone. Learn about the amenities and history of Oliver’s Woods and meet some of the CILTI team members. All Ages Free […]

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