2023 Sherwick Tree Steward Extravaganza

Goldhorn Brewery 1361 E 55th Street, Cleveland, OH, United States

Tree Stewards past and present are invited to join us for our Annual Tree Steward Graduation and Appreciation event. We are beyond excited to recognize the graduation of our 2023 class of Sherwick Tree Stewards as well as honor our committed and passionate tree steward alumni and planting leaders. We will celebrate our collective effort […]

Backcountry Hike

Join staff from the Geauga Park District and Western Reserve Land Conservancy for a strenuous, off-trail hike of a preserved property. We’ll discover wildlife and explore habitat while learning the importance of protecting lands to ensure biodiversity. This hike will take us over rugged terrain includes hills, ravines, obstacles like logs, stream crossings and other […]

Zoom into Nature: Tiger Beetles

Join us virtually for the presentation Tiger Beetles: The Voracious Speed Demons of the Insect World with Judy Semroc. This program discusses our beautiful, but not well-known Tiger Beetle species. Join us to learn about their natural history, habitat requirements, importance and how their populations are declining. Judy will address what we all can do […]

Field Exploration: Mushrooms

Join the Ohio Mushroom Society for a mini-foray at the Wendtwood Preserve in Lorain County. We will hike through the floodplain forest along the West Branch of the Rocky River in search of fungi. The preserve contains a rich forest, high quality wetlands and several headwater streams, providing excellent habitat for a diverse assemblage of […]

Tree Stewards Planting Leader Training, Summer 2023

What is a Planting Leader? Planting leaders are a valuable asset at a tree planting. They are trained in proper tree care as well as volunteer engagement and education. As a Planting Leader, you will lead a small group of volunteers at our tree plantings. Responsibilities include teaching tree planting and care basics, providing friendly […]

Great Dixter House & Garden: The Biodiversity Audit with Fergus Garrett

Great Dixter is an historic house, a garden, a center of education, and a place of pilgrimage for horticulturists from across the world. Great Dixter was the family home of gardener and gardening writer Christopher Lloyd – it was the focus of his energy and enthusiasm and fueled over 40 years of books and articles. […]