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Celebrate National Take a Hike Day by joining us for a guided hike through Founders Park. Parks sometimes require us to not only preserve native landscape, but to restore them. Founders is a perfect example, as it was once a working limestone quarry. Join us...

The native flowers in bloom at our parks aren't just beautiful, they're crucial for our pollinators! As fall arrives, join us at Central Park to learn how seeds are collected, sorted and preserved. We'll explore the biodiversity of the prairie and how it interacts with...

The purpose of World Habitat Day is to reflect on the basic rights of all to adequate shelter. It is intended to remind the world that we all have the power and responsibility to shape the future of our cities and towns. Habitat for plants...

The White River has connected communities for generations, and still does today! Join us in celebrating the many important roles the White River plays for World Rivers Day! The river is a place of beauty, a source of drinking water, recreation and habitat for many...

We continue to raise funds in order to have Gluco specially trained as a Diabetic Support Dog!Vendors will pay $25 to set up a booth as well as supply one prize valued between $15-$20. The vendor will get to call the numbers and pick the...

What's the best way to celebrate the first day of fall? A hike in Central Park's East Woods to enjoy nature's beauty! For our native plants and wildlife, fall is a time of preparation for winter. Together we'll explore the area to learn about the...

Help us track monarchs on their great migration as part of the Monarch Watch Tagging Program! Tagging helps scientists answer questions about monarchs like, "How long does it take monarchs to reach Mexico?" You will be participating in one of the biggest citizen science projects...

Join the Shops at Carmel City Center on Saturday, August 7th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a Summer Sip & Shop Block Party event! Enjoy the many festivities including a DJ on the plaza, sidewalk sales at participating Shops at Carmel City Center,...

Join us for Fall fun for the whole family! Find out more on Facebook...

November 20, 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.Carter GreenJoin us as we kick off the holidays in grand fashion! Holiday at Carter Green features music for the season, tree lighting, Santa with his live reindeer and the grand opening of our Christkindlmarkt and The Ice at Carter...