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Indiana Master Naturalist Series
July 7, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 7, 2021
Learn about Indiana’s natural resources from flowers to frogs and dunes to swamps. Understand how diverse and unique the Great Lakes region truly is!
This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a love for the outdoors who is wishing to expand their knowledge of plants, wildlife and other natural resources in Indiana. Each week a new topic is presented by expert(s) of the respective fields. A few may lead class outdoors, time and weather permitting.
Upon completion of the nine-week course, students are required to volunteer 30 hours to become certified Indiana Master Naturalists through the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Registration is $75 for Gabis Arboretum members and $100 for non members.
Classes will meet every Wednesday evening from 6 through 9 p.m. from May 12 through July 7.
May 12: Introduction to People and Natural Resources
May 19: Ornithology
May 26: Amphibians and Reptiles
June 2: Wildlife
June 9: Geology and Soil
June 16: Botany of Trees
June 23: Wildflower Walks
June 30: Water Ecology
July 7: Final Exam
To request a disability-related accommodation, please contact the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion five days prior to the event at firstname.lastname@example.org, 219-989-2163 (Hammond Campus) or 219-785-5545 (Westville Campus).