Minnesota Master Naturalist

Courses Available

Upcoming Big Woods, Big Rivers

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
BWBR - St. Paul Campus 2019-06-10 to 2019-06-14 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. St Paul Campus, St. Paul closed
BWBR - Dodge Nature Center 2019-06-10 to 2019-06-14 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Dodge Nature Center, West St. Paul closed
BWBR - Robert Ney Memorial Park Reserve-Wright County 2019-08-12 to 2019-08-17 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Robert Ney Memorial Park Reserve, Maple Lake open
BWBR - CAMP-Long Lake Conservation Center 2019-09-09 to 2019-09-13 8:00 A.M. to 5:30 A.M. Long Lake Conservation Center, Palisade open

Upcoming Northwoods, Great Lakes

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
NWGL - North House Folk School 2019-05-28 to 2019-06-01 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. North House Folk School, Grand Marais open
NWGL - Boulder Lake ELC - 18,000 acre classroom - Free Camping 2019-06-03 to 2019-06-07 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Boulder Lake ELC, Duluth closed

Upcoming Prairies and Potholes

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
PP - River Bend Nature Center, Faribault, MN 2019-06-01 to 2019-07-13 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. River Bend Nature Center, Faribault open
PP - Lac qui Parle State Park 2019-06-03 to 2019-06-07 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Lac qui Parle State Park, Watson open
PP - Anoka Ramsey Field Biology 2019-06-04 to 2019-07-11 9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Anoka Ramsey Field Biology open
PP - Saint John’s Outdoor University 2019-07-22 to 2019-07-26 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Saint John's Outdoor University, Collegeville closed

Upcoming Instructor Training

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
IT - Eastman Nature Center, Dayton MN 2019-09-12 to 2019-09-13 9:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Eastman Nature Center, Dayton open

Upcoming Advanced Training

Annual Conference

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
ADV - Gathering Partners Conference-Willmar 2019 2019-05-17 to 2019-05-19 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 A.M. Willmar Convention Center, Willmar open

Regular Courses

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
ADV - Spring Migration Workshop 2019-04-27 to 2019-04-28 10:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Spring Migration Workshop open
ADV - Step by Step Nature Water Color Painting With Duane Barnhart 2019-04-28 to 2019-04-28 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. Step by Step Nature Water Color Painting With Duan open
ADV - Weed Warriors Learn how to fight the battle of invasive plant species 2019-05-07 to 2019-05-07 6:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Weed Warriors Learn how to fight the battle of i open
ADV - Bumble Bee ID Lowry Nature Center 2019-05-11 to 2019-05-11 10:00 AM to 1:00 P.M. Lowry Nature Center, Victoria open
ADV - Red-headed Woodpeckers - Lunch With A Scientist 2019-05-14 to 2019-05-14 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve, East Bethel open
ADV - Insects are Important - River Bend Lunch and Learn 2019-05-17 to 2019-05-17 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. Insects are Important - River Bend Lunch and Learn open
ADV - Art in Nature Spring Ephemerals Meet Watercolors 2019-05-19 to 2019-05-19 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. Art in Nature Spring Ephemerals Meet Watercolors open
ADV - Bog Specialists and Summer Bog Ecology 2019-05-26 to 2019-05-26 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Friends of Sax-Zim Bog open
ADV - Botany in the Big Woods: MN Spring Flora 2019-06-03 to 2019-06-04 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Botany in the Big Woods MN Spring Floral open
ADV - Technology and Nature Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve 2019-06-05 to 2019-06-05 2:30 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. Technology and Nature Cedar Creek Ecosystem Scienc open
ADV - Nature Photography 2019-06-09 to 2019-06-09 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. Nature Photography open
ADV - BioCON global change research - Lunch With A Scientist 2019-06-11 to 2019-06-11 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve, East Bethel open
ADV - After Lake Itasca - River Bend Lunch and Learn 2019-06-19 to 2019-06-19 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. After Lake Itasca - River Bend Lunch and Learn open
ADV - An Introduction to Ferns and Clubmosses 2019-06-22 to 2019-06-22 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. An Introduction to Ferns and Clubmosses open
ADV - Bison and savanna restoration - Lunch With A Scientist 2019-07-09 to 2019-07-09 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve, East Bethel open
ADV - Invasive Blitz - Cloquet Forestry Center 2019-07-12 to 2019-07-12 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Invasive Blitz - Cloquet Forestry Center open
ADV - Dragonfly and Damselfly Field Training and Exploration 2019-07-13 to 2019-07-13 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Dragonfly and Damselfly Field Training and Explora open
ADV - Raise Your Own Monarch Butterflies - River Bend Lunch and Learn 2019-07-17 to 2019-07-17 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. Raise Your Own Monarch Butterflies - River Bend Lu open
ADV - Spider Extravaganza-Audubon Center 2019-07-27 to 2019-07-28 2:00 P.M. to 10:00 A.M. Spider Extravaganza-Audubon Center open
ADV - Spider Extravaganza- Cloquet Forestry Center 2019-09-05 to 2019-09-06 2:00 P.M. to 10:00 A.M. Spider Extravaganza- Cloquet Forestry Center open

Online Courses/Webinars

No courses are currently listed.

National Public Lands Day

No courses are currently listed.

Upcoming AIS Detector Volunteer Opportunities

No courses are currently listed.

Upcoming Sponsored Volunteer Opportunities

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
VOL - Planting for Clean Water--Wonderful Wetlands--Hugo 2019-04-25 to 2019-04-25 6:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Hugo City Hall open
VOL - City Nature Challenge at Lost Valley Prairie SNA 2019-04-26 to 2019-04-26 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. City Nature Challenge at Lost Valley Prairie SNA open
VOL - Visitor Use Monitoring 2019-05-01 to 2019-09-30 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 A.M. Visitor Use Monitoring open
VOL - SNA Volunteer Stewardship Project - Brush Removal Work Day 2019-05-11 to 2019-05-11 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 A.M. SNA Volunteer Stewardship Project - Brush Removal open
VOL - Garlic, Garlic Everywhere 2019-05-17 to 2019-05-17 3:00 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. Garlic, Garlic Everywhere open
VOL - Garlic, Garlic Everywhere 2019-05-18 to 2019-05-18 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Garlic, Garlic Everywhere open
VOL - Tree Planting Workshop 2019-05-18 to 2019-05-18 10:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. Tree Planting Workshop open
VOL - SNA Volunteer Stewardship Project - Garlic Mustard Pull 2019-05-21 to 2019-05-21 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. SNA Volunteer Stewardship Project - Garlic Mustard open
VOL - Planting for Clean Water--Wonderful Wetlands--Oakdale 2019-05-23 to 2019-05-23 6:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Oakdale Discovery Center open
VOL - SNA Volunteer Stewardship Project - Garlic Mustard Pull 2019-05-30 to 2019-05-30 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. SNA Volunteer Stewardship Project - Garlic Mustard open
VOL - Planting for Clean Water--Wonderful Wetlands--Lake Elmo 2019-06-06 to 2019-06-06 6:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Sally Manzara Nature Center open
VOL - Buckthorn Battles River Bend Nature Center 2019-06-14 to 2019-06-14 2:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Buckthorn Battles River Bend Nature Center open
VOL - Seedling Support Project 2019-06-15 to 2019-06-15 12:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Seedling Support Project open
VOL - Breakfast Before Buckthorn 2019-06-15 to 2019-06-15 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Breakfast Before Buckthorn open
VOL - Invasive Species Day 2019-07-24 to 2019-07-24 9:30 A.M. to 2:30 P.M. Invasive Species Day open
VOL - Bruce Vento Crew Leader 2019-10-25 to 2019-10-25 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Bruce Vento Crew Leader open
VOL - Como Park Steward 2019-10-30 to 2019-10-30 5:30 P.M. to 8:00 A.M. Como Park Steward open

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