Indianapolis Art Center–50th Annual Broad Ripple Art Fair

Indianapolis Art Center 820 E 67th St

Visit our urban trail partners and help them celebrate their 50th annual Broad Ripple Art Fair! Be sure to reserve some time to check out their ARTSPARK trail that leads you to an amazing view of the White River! The Indianapolis Art Center’s OneAmerica Broad Ripple Art Fair attracts an average of 12,000 visitors and […]

Firefly Night at Oliver’s Woods

Oliver's Woods Nature Preserve 8825 River Road, Indianapolis

Dress in long pants thick enough to stand up to thorns, brush, poison ivy, ticks, and mosquitos (unfortunately leggings aren’t very protective). Wear closed-toed shoes that can stand up to mud. Wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. Registration REQUIRED Please preregister through Eventbrite so we know to expect you. Directions Oliver’s Woods is located at 8825 […]

Free Fishing Lesson–Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park

Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park 1850 W. 38th St, Indianapolis, IN

Join IWF and our Sustainable Trail partner at Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park as we Go Fishin' with Clint! Clint formerly ran the Indiana DNR Sport Fishing Program for 12.5 years and has taught thousands of Hoosiers! Indiana Fishing license required for people 18 and older --visit   Registeration required: email Jenny […]

Creek Cleanup at Oliver’s Woods

Oliver's Woods Nature Preserve 8825 River Road, Indianapolis

All Ages--Help us pick up debris and hand-pull invasive plants in and around Carmel Creek at Oliver’s Woods. Be prepared to get dirty and potentially wet Dress in long pants thick enough to stand up to thorns, brush, poison ivy, ticks, and mosquitos (unfortunately leggings aren’t very protective) Wear closed-toed shoes that can stand up to […]

Conservation Top Shot: A sporting clays fundraiser benefitting the IWF

Indiana Gun Club 14926 East 113th Street, Fishers, IN

Since 1938, The Indiana Wildlife Federation (IWF) has played an important role in conserving Indiana’s natural resources on behalf of hunters, anglers, gardeners, conservationists and outdoor enthusiasts. By educating Hoosiers, consistently advocating on behalf of wildlife with legislators, and actively working with state agencies, the IWF promotes the conservation, sound management, and sustainable use of Indiana’s wildlife and wildlife habitat. Come out in support of our common cause, Indiana’s natural resources, and enjoy an afternoon of sporting clays at the Indiana Gun Club on September 1st, 2022.

Urban Wilderness Trail Monarch Tagging

Urban Wilderness Trail 250 University Blvd, Indianapolis, IN

Join us for our annual monarch tagging on the Urban Wilderness Trail! We will meet on the patio behind the National Institute for Fitness and Sport (NIFS). At 6pm we will have a brief introduction to the process of tagging monarchs then walk down to the UWT proper and begin tagging.

Tryon Farm 8-miler/25k/50k Trail Run

Tryon Farm 1500 Tryon Road, Michigan City, IN

Come experience the beautiful Tryon Farm in Michigan City by running the 8-miler, 25k, or the 50k. This course will be a 4-mile loop that will be completed two times for the 8-miler, four times for the 25k, and eight times for the 50k. The 50k will start at 8:00 am Central Time and the […]

Monarch Tagging–Nonie Werbe Krauss Nature Preserve

Nonie Werbe Krauss Nature Preserve 10910 Eller Road, Fishers

Join us and our partner, Central Indiana Land Trust, for a hands-on community science event at Nonie Werbe Krauss Nature Preserve to help document the monarchs’ fall migration. About this event The Monarch Watch Tagging Program is a large-scale community science project that was initiated in 1992 to help understand the dynamics of the monarch's […]

Gardening for Wildlife Workshop

Fisher's Agripark 11171 Florida Rd, Fortville, IN

Come learn about techniques you can use to create a wildlife friendly yard at home!  Aaron Stump will teach you how to build your own little wildlife oasis at home.   This workshop will be hosted at the Fisher's Agripark.

Certified Wildlife Habitat Workshop

Holliday Park 6363 Spring Mill Road, Indianapolis, IN

The Certified Wildlife Habitat Workshop is a unique educational opportunity for individuals and families who are interested in protecting the natural beauty and local wildlife of Indiana. Program participants will learn about native plants and animals, explore the links between their communities and larger ecosytems, and discover how to create wild-life friendly habitats. The workshop […]


Indiana Conservation Alliance Conservation Day at the Statehouse

Indiana Statehouse 200 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN

Join the Indiana Wildlife Federation and INCA to Lobby Your Elected Officials Speak out for our wild places, natural areas and wildlife! Join us for our citizens' lobby day in support of increased state investment in land, water and wildlife conservation. Join your fellow Hoosiers in speaking with state legislators about the importance of conserving […]