• Bumble Bee Survey

    Como Lakeside Pavilion

    It’s about so much more than honeybees! Join researchers from the University of Minnesota Native Bee Lab to survey our local bumble bee population to track how healthy our pollinators are.

  • Restore! Events

    Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary

    FORMERLY Bruce Vento EcoStewards What we'll do: We are holding drop-in events to assist in restoration of Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary. All tools will be provided. No experience is necessary- this is a great activity for anyone who wants to get outside, explore a new park and learn about restoring our natural areas. Join us on your way home from work! Who: Individuals or small groups of all ages Why: Explore a new park, give back to the community, be outside and meet awesome people! Meeting Location: Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary (293 Commercial St, Saint Paul 55106). Map of the meeting location (https://goo.gl/GwPaKs) When: * Tuesday, August 6 | 5:30-7:30 pm * Saturday, August 24 | 9:00-11:00 am more dates listed in the registration page below Registration: Pre-registration is appreciated. Register here (www.stpaul.gov/enviro-volunteer-events) as this will help us determine the amount of supplies we need to bring each week. Questions: email [masked] What to bring: Full water bottle and must wear closed toed shoes and long pants. You will be working outside so please make sure you dress for the weather.

  • Pollinator Festival

    Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary

    Join Lower Phalen Creek Project for their annual Pollinator Festival! Bee a friend, join our Pollination Celebration! Don't miss out on live music, food trucks, guided tours, scavenger hunts, photo stations, restoration events, and more! We will also be unveiling our preliminary designs for Wakaŋ Típi Center, which will be a Cultural and Environmental Interpretive Center located within the sanctuary and scheduled to break ground next summer! This free, family friendly event is open to all. Wear close toed shoes 👟 and we’ll see you in the Sanctuary!

  • Restore! Events

    Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary

    FORMERLY Bruce Vento EcoStewards What we'll do: We are holding drop-in events to assist in restoration of Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary. All tools will be provided. No experience is necessary- this is a great activity for anyone who wants to get outside, explore a new park and learn about restoring our natural areas. Join us on your way home from work! Who: Individuals or small groups of all ages Why: Explore a new park, give back to the community, be outside and meet awesome people! Meeting Location: Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary (293 Commercial St, Saint Paul 55106). Map of the meeting location (https://goo.gl/GwPaKs) When: * Saturday, August 24 | 9:00-11:00 am * Tuesday, September 10 | 5:30-7:30 pm more dates listed in the registration page below Registration: Pre-registration is appreciated. Register here (www.stpaul.gov/enviro-volunteer-events) as this will help us determine the amount of supplies we need to bring each week. Questions: email [masked] What to bring: Full water bottle and must wear closed toed shoes and long pants. You will be working outside so please make sure you dress for the weather.

  • Bumble Bee Survey

    Como Lakeside Pavilion

    It’s about so much more than honeybees! Join researchers from the University of Minnesota Native Bee Lab to survey our local bumble bee population to track how healthy our pollinators are.

  • Bumble Bee Survey

    Phalen Regional Park

    It’s about so much more than honeybees! Join researchers from the University of Minnesota Native Bee Lab to survey our local bumble bee population to track how healthy our pollinators are.

  • Restore! Events

    Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary

    FORMERLY Bruce Vento EcoStewards What we'll do: We are holding drop-in events to assist in restoration of Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary. All tools will be provided. No experience is necessary- this is a great activity for anyone who wants to get outside, explore a new park and learn about restoring our natural areas. Join us on your way home from work! Who: Individuals or small groups of all ages Why: Explore a new park, give back to the community, be outside and meet awesome people! Meeting Location: Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary (293 Commercial St, Saint Paul 55106). Map of the meeting location (https://goo.gl/GwPaKs) When: * Tuesday, September 10 | 5:30-7:30 pm * Saturday, September 21 | 9:00-11:00 am more dates listed in the registration page below Registration: Pre-registration is appreciated. Register here (www.stpaul.gov/enviro-volunteer-events) as this will help us determine the amount of supplies we need to bring each week. Questions: email [masked] What to bring: Full water bottle and must wear closed toed shoes and long pants. You will be working outside so please make sure you dress for the weather.

  • Restore! Event

    Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary

    FORMERLY Bruce Vento EcoStewards What we'll do: We are holding drop-in events to assist in restoration of Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary. All tools will be provided. No experience is necessary- this is a great activity for anyone who wants to get outside, explore a new park and learn about restoring our natural areas. Join us on your way home from work! Who: Individuals or small groups of all ages Why: Explore a new park, give back to the community, be outside and meet awesome people! Meeting Location: Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary (293 Commercial St, Saint Paul 55106). Map of the meeting location (https://goo.gl/GwPaKs) When: * Saturday, September 21 | 9:00-11:00 am * Thursday, September 26 | 5:30-7:00 pm * Tuesday, October 1 | 5:30-7:00 pm More dates listed in the registration page below Registration: Pre-registration is appreciated. Register here (www.stpaul.gov/enviro-volunteer-events) as this will help us determine the amount of supplies we need to bring each week. Questions: email [masked] What to bring: Full water bottle and must wear closed toed shoes and long pants. You will be working outside so please make sure you dress for the weather.