Events

Mar 2
Expedition: Tree ID and Wetland Hike

Expedition: Tree ID and Wetland Hike

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn to distinguish trees and native species by their bark and branches and discover the unique characteristics that make each tree special. This invigorating hike is not just a walk in the woods—it's an exploration of the intricate world of...

Mar 12
Workshop: The Small Farm of the Future

Workshop: The Small Farm of the Future

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Don't miss this opportunity to create a greener and more sustainable future for your gardens and fields. Join us for a workshop that promises to empower you with the knowledge needed for successful and eco-friendly cultivation practices.

Jun 10
Ecology Summer Camp

Ecology Summer Camp

Grace College and Theological Seminary
8:45 am - 4:00 pm

Join the Lilly Center and Grace College for Ecology Summer Camp! Delve into the rich biodiversity of Indiana and connect with seasoned professionals in the field, gaining insights into potential career paths and opportunities.

Jun 14
Critter Encounter: Fish

Critter Encounter: Fish

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Learn about the wonderful world of fish through themed games, story time, crafts, and hands-on interactions.

Jun 28
Critter Encounter: Mudpuppy

Critter Encounter: Mudpuppy

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Learn about the intruiging world of the mysterious mudpuppy through themed games, story time, crafts, and hands-on interactions.

Past Event
Expedition: Aquatic Plant Identification

Expedition: Aquatic Plant Identification

Shock Lake Public Access

Spend an evening outside at Shock Lake with Matthew Linn, a DNR biologist, and learn about the diverse aquatic plants in our lakes.

Past Event
Expedition: Oppenheim Woods Hike

Expedition: Oppenheim Woods Hike

7060-7096 N Kalorama Rd, Leesburg Indiana, 46538

Bring your family and friends and explore the woods around Lake Tippecanoe through this hands-on learning event.

Past Event
Critter Enounter: Crayfish

Critter Enounter: Crayfish

806 Connection Cir, Winona Lake, IN 46590
Past Event
Critter Encounter: Turtle

Critter Encounter: Turtle

806 Connection Cir, Winona Lake, IN 46590
Past Event
Critter Encounter: Frog

Critter Encounter: Frog

806 Connection Cir, Winona Lake, IN 46590
Past Event
Critter Encounter: Crayfish

Critter Encounter: Crayfish

806 Connection Cir, Winona Lake, IN 46590

Learn about the fascinating world of crayfish from Lilly Center scientists.

Past Event
Microscopic Marvels: Science Lab Workshop

Microscopic Marvels: Science Lab Workshop

806 Connection Cir, Winona Lake, IN 46590

Tour the Lilly Center’s algae research lab, then participate in an algae scavenger hunt.

Lilly Center Staff

Partner Event Collaboration

Planning an event that centers around a local lake or stream, like a nature hike or trash clean-up? We can help you promote it! Email us your event details and we’ll follow up with a questionnaire.