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Education Programs: Adults

Together with our partners, the Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve advocates for good stewardship of our natural ecology through restoration and education. We are pleased to host the following programs:

River City Wild Ones

River City Wild Ones programs are held here at the preserve. Newcomers with an interest in native plants are always welcome to attend.

Learning to Identify Goldenrod & Aster Species

When:           Monday, September 15, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.
Sponsor:       River City Wild Ones
Where:          Bunker Interpretive Center
Our own Dr. Dave Warners, Calvin Professor of Biology, will lead this program.

8th Annual Not So Silent Auction

When:           Monday, October 20, 2014 at 7 p.m.
Sponsor:       River City Wild Ones
Where:          Bunker Interpretive Center
More details to come.

In the Footsteps of 19th Century Explorers on the Amazon

When:           Monday, November 19, 2014 at 7 p.m.
Sponsor:       River City Wild Ones
Where:          Bunker Interpretive Center
This program will by led by Dr. Garrett Crow, University of New Hampshire Professor and Visiting Scholar to Calvin. Join us on a fascinating journey and natural history trip to the Amazon River organized by Dr. Scott Mori of the New York Botanical Garden. Experience some interesting tropical and aquatic native plant life that was encountered along the way.