Tour Wild Ones member Louis Plachowski’s Garden

Louis Plachowski's Private Garden Denver,

Join us for our first residential garden tour of 2021!  Wild Ones Front Range Chapter member, Louis Plachowski is generously opening up his garden for a private tour. Louis’ garden includes both a south-facing sloped bed and a parking strip … Continue reading

Pollinator Party

Mansions Park 198 Lovers Lane, Manitou Springs, CO

Celebrate National Pollinator Week at a Pollinator Party in Manitou Springs. Wild Ones Front Range Chapter will be joining the Manitou Pollinators and other mission-aligned organizations at this free, family-friendly event. Learn about native plants and pollinators, lend a hand … Continue reading

Depot Pocket Prairie Park Family Exploration: Local Birds

Depot Pocket Prairie Park  601 W. Dartmouth Ave. Englewood, Colorado 80110  601 W. Dartmouth Ave. , Englewood, CO

When: Saturday, July 10, 2021, 10-11:30am Where: Depot Pocket Prairie Park 601 W. Dartmouth Ave. Englewood, Colorado 80110 Register: Space is limited; registration is required; children must be accompanied by an adult. Fly in for a feathered exploration about local birds. Learn about their food foraging and nesting … Continue reading

Virtual Member Mixer

Zoom

Register: This event is open to Wild Ones Front Range Chapter members. Registration is required. You will receive a confirmation email containing a link to join the meeting prior to the event. Beat the summer heat and connect with fellow Wild Ones members … Continue reading

Wild Seed Collection and Cleaning

Zoom

Chasing the Glory of Colorado Native Plants: Wild Seed Collection and Cleaning a talk by Penn Parmenter Where: This is a virtual Zoom event. Please make sure to download the Zoom application (https://zoom.us/download) and make sure it includes the latest Zoom … Continue reading

Xeric Tallgrass Prairie Hike

City of Boulder Open Space

Xeric Tallgrass Prairie Hike with Lynn Riedel, Plant Ecologist, City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks When: Friday, August 20, 2021, 8-11am (possibly 11:30am, depending on weather) Where: TBD (City of Boulder Open Space property; exact location will be shared … Continue reading

Tour the High Plains Environmental Center and the Chapungu Sculpture Park Native Gardens

High Plains Environmental Center 2698 Bluestem Willow Drive, Loveland, CO

High Plains Environmental Center Entry Gardens Tour the High Plains Environmental Center and the Chapungu Sculpture Park Native Gardens with Jim Tolstrup, HPEC Executive Director and Sabrina Kershman, Horticulture Manager   When: Saturday, September 4, 2021, 9am-3pm (includes a 1 hour break for … Continue reading

Depot Pocket Prairie Park Family Exploration: Butterflies

Depot Pocket Prairie Park  601 W. Dartmouth Ave. Englewood, Colorado 80110  601 W. Dartmouth Ave. , Englewood, CO

Variegated Fritillary (Euptoieta claudia) on Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa)Photo: Lisa Olsen When: Saturday, September 18, 2021, 10-11:30am Where: Depot Pocket Prairie Park 601 W. Dartmouth Ave. Englewood, Colorado 80110 Register: Space is limited; registration is required; children must be accompanied by an adult. Migrate to Depot Prairie … Continue reading

Hometown Habitat – Stories of Bringing Nature Home

Englewood Public Library 1000 Englewood Pkwy, Englewood, CO

When: Tuesday, September 21; 6:00 - 7:30 pm Where: Englewood Public Library (Anderson Room), 1000 Englewood Pkwy, Englewood, CO 80110 Or, join virtually on Zoom Hometown Habitat follows the stories of people who were inspired by the simple idea that … Continue reading

Native Seed Swap: Denver

The Table Public House 2190 S Platte River Drive, Denver, CO

2020 Native Seed Swap in Denver   When: Sunday, October 10, 2021, 10am-1pm Where: The Table Public House, 2190 S Platte River Drive, Denver, CO 80223 COVID-19: To ensure public safety, masks will be required for all volunteers and attendees. … Continue reading

Native Seed Share: Colorado Springs/Pikes Peak Region

Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center 1805 N 30th Street, Colorado Springs, CO

Plains Coreopsis seeds (Coreopsis tinctoria)Photo: Lisa Olsen When: Sunday, October 17, 2021, 10am-1pm Where: The Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center, 1805 N 30th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904 COVID-19: To ensure public safety, masks will be required for … Continue reading

Native Seed Swap: Fort Collins/Northern Colorado

Wolverine Farm Letterpress and Publick House 316 Willow Street, Fort Collins, CO

Seeds of Large Beardtongue (Penstemon grandiflorus) Photo: Lisa Olsen When: Saturday, October 23, 10am-1pm (Rain date: October 30, 2021) Where: Wolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House, 316 Willow St, Fort Collins, CO 80524 Registration: Space is limited; please pre-register for … Continue reading