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Upcoming activities with ACRES Land Trust

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

September 25, 2016

September 24, 2016

October 1, 2016

October 8, 2016

October 15, 2016

November 4, 2016

November 5, 2016

November 11, 2016

September 10, 2016

Phone: (260) 637-2273

Email: lhaver@acreslandtrust.org

Link: http://www.acreslandtrust.org

Event Description

August 1, 2016 Updated Sep 8, 2016 at 7:24 PM EDT

ACRES offers a wide variety of programs designed to provide greater awareness and enjoyment of natural areas. ACRES events and programs are open to the public - you do not have to be an ACRES member to participate. All programs are offered free of charge unless otherwise noted in the description. Choose an upcoming event and join in the fun!

INDIANA HUMANITIES CAMPFIRE TREK & TALK – MEMBERS ONLY
Saturday, September 10, 6 – 8pm
ALLEN COUNTY | Dustin Barn, Tom and Jane Dustin Nature Preserve
1802 Chapman Road, Huntertown, IN 46748
Trek the trails, pondering the words of Hoosier writers. After the hike, gather around the campfire for a light snack, beer and conversation on nature, literature, and place.
Space is limited. RSVP by 9/8 to outreach@acreslandtrust.org. Made possible by the Edward D. and Ione Auer Foundation.

PRESERVE WORK DAY
Saturday, September 24, 8 – 10 am
ALLEN COUNTY | Tom and Jane Dustin Nature Preserve
1802 Chapman Road, Huntertown, IN 46748
Support ACRES with your own hands. This fall, you can help control invasive shrubs. Wear long pants and long sleeves. Bring your own loppers, handsaws, work gloves and water. A limited number of tools will be on hand. Hosted by Kelly Shepherd, contractual outreach specialist

Annual Member Meeting & Picnic
(Members, Save the Date!)
Sunday, September 25,
12:30 - 4:30 pm
ALLEN COUNTY
Tom and Jane Dustin Nature Preserve
1802 Chapman Rd., Huntertown, IN 46748
Members, save the date for a celebration on land you protect with your fellow members! Chat with friends new and old, explore the preserve on your own or on a guided hike, or simply stretch out and relax with simple food and great music.

SHARE THE TRAILS HIKE AT HERMAN F. HAMMER WALD NATURE
PRESERVE
Herman F. Hammer Wald Nature Preserve, 16905 Rupert Road, Grabill, IN 46741
Trek the trails with ACRES on the first Saturday morning of the month. Watch for more events online: acreslandtrust.org.
October 1, 10am-12pm

SHARE THE TRAILS HIKE AT FAWN RIVER NATURE PRESERVE
Fawn River Nature Preserve, Just west of 10100 E. 800 N., Orland, IN
46776
Trek the trails with ACRES on the first Saturday morning of the month. Watch for more events online: acreslandtrust.org,
11/5 10am-12pm

PRESERVE WORK DAY AT TOM AND JANE DUSTIN NATURE
PRESERVE
Tom and Jane Dustin Nature Preserve, 1802 Chapman Road, Huntertown,
IN 46748
Support ACRES with your own hands. This fall, you can help control invasive shrubs. Wear long pants and long sleeves. Bring your own loppers, handsaws, work gloves and water. A limited number of tools will be on hand.
ACRES events are held rain or shine. Preserve maps and directions
available online at acreslandtrust.org/preserves.
Watch for more events online: acreslandtrust.org.
9/24 8-10am

PRESERVE WORK DAY AT HATHAWAY PRESERVE AT ROSS RUN
Hathaway Preserve at Ross Run, 1866 E. Baumbauer Road, Wabash, IN 46992
Support ACRES with your own hands. This fall, you can help control invasive shrubs. Wear long pants and long sleeves. Bring your own loppers, handsaws, work gloves and water. A limited number of tools will be on hand.
ACRES events are held rain or shine. Preserve maps and directions
available online at acreslandtrust.org/preserves.
Watch for more events online: acreslandtrust.org.
10/8 9-11am

PRESERVE WORK DAY AT JAMES P. COVELL NATURE PRESERVE
James P. Covell Nature Preserve Roughly 2727 County Road 52 Auburn, Indiana 46706 (or, more accurately, 41.338816, -85.063175)
Support ACRES with your own hands. This fall, you can help control invasive shrubs. Wear long pants and long sleeves. Bring your own loppers, handsaws, work gloves and water. A limited number of tools will be on hand.
ACRES events are held rain or shine. Preserve maps and directions
available online at acreslandtrust.org/preserves.
Watch for more events online: acreslandtrust.org.
Made possible by NIPSCO.
11/11 4-6pm

SOLTRÉ BARN SHOW
Tom and Jane Dustin Nature Preserve, 1802 Chapman Road, Huntertown, IN 46748
Irish Americana tunes and cash bar. Picnic tables and benches on hand, or bring your favorite lawn chair or blanket. Admission $5 at the Barn, free for ACRES members. Soltré plays at 7pm. Made possible by the Edward D. and Ione Auer Foundation. Watch for more events online: acreslandtrust.org
10/15 6-8:30pm

IDNR GUIDED HIKE AT BLUE CAST SPRINGS
Presented by Ben Hess, east central regional DNR ecologist, and Casey Jones, ACRES director of land management. Space is limited. RSVP by 10/13 to bhess@dnr.in.gov. Watch for more events online:
acreslandtrust.org
10/15 10am-12pm

GRAND OPENING! JAMES P. COVELL NATURE PRESERVE
James P. Covell Nature Preserve, Roughly 2727 County Road 52, Auburn, Indiana 46706
Celebrate the opening of DeKalb County's first ACRES preserve with good company, cake and a hike! Watch for more events online: acreslandtrust.org.
11/4 4-6pm




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