Events & Programs

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Red Lake Preserve Opening

June 14
4:00 pm
- 6:00 pm
Red Lake Preserve

(Rescheduled for the 14th) Enjoy the story of the people behind this community nature preserve, and help us celebrate this special place that will remain wild… for people, for wildlife, forever. RSVP to Jessica at info@indianriverlakes.org.

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Watershed Woofers

June 17
10:00 am
- 11:00 am
Baker Woods Preserve

Have a dog? Bring them out to the IRLC trails! Watershed Woofers is a dog hiking experience that will introduce you and your woofer to four of IRLC’s public access preserves over the course of four months. Join us on June 17th at Baker Woods Preserve, July 15th at Grand Lake Reserve, August 26th at…

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Teen Woodcrafting Program

June 24
9:00 am
- 3:00 pm
Red Lake Preserve

Are you a teen interested in the environmental field and working with your hands to leave a lasting impact? Join us to learn hands-on with professional guidance how to build a trail kiosk. The first IRLC Trailside Woodcraft project will take place on June 23rd, at IRLC’s newest preserve, Red Lake Preserve. Learn more and…

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Loons on our Lakes Nature Talk

July 6
6:00 pm
- 7:00 pm
Redwood Hill Preserve

Loons light up our lakes with their magical songs and graceful presence. Come to our first Nature Talk at the Redwood Hill Preserve Trailside Learning Center to hear from nationally recognized loon biologist and executive director of the Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation, Dr. Nina Schoch, about her many years studying these amazing creatures.

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WHIRL Summer Intensive

July 11
9:00 am
- 3:00 pm
Redwood Hill Preserve

This program is an opportunity for teens to engage with the forests and waters of the Indian River watershed. It is five summer weeks of exploration, muddy boots, and kayak adventures guided by a variety of environmental professionals. The program takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays July 11th – August 11th. Register here and we…

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Elizabeth May Duvall Nature Grows Kids Summer Camp

July 18
9:00 am
- 12:00 pm
Redwood Hill Preserve

Welcome to Our Neighborwood! Register your kids ages 3-11, for three mornings of nature fun (July 18, 19, 20) at the Redwood Hill Preserve. Learn all about the critters and bugs that you can find in the community that is the Redwood Forest. Enjoy the magic and wonder of discovery in nature. Ignite your child’s…

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Grass Lake

Celebration of Lakes Annual Dinner and Fundraiser

August 6
4:00 pm
- 8:30 pm
Thousand Islands Winery

Save the date for our annual fundraiser and dinner. Farm-to-Table dinner by local Chef Gabe Aubertine and live music! Silent auction, live auctions, and raffles to add to the fun! More details coming soon.

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child making ornaments

The Night Tree

December 22
4:30 pm
- 6:30 pm
Redwood Hill Preserve

Mark your calendars for a festive event! There will be an outdoor story around the campfire, Hemlock tree lighting, and all-natural ornament-making.

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