Posts Categorized: PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

Announcing 2023 Native Garden Grants Available

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North Oakland Wild Ones (NOWO), Chapter of Wild Ones Native Plants 2023 NOWO Grant Program Applications are being accepted for native plant project proposals               November 1, 2022 – February 1, 2023 More Info Here    

NOWO – Upcoming Events

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Dates to put on your calendar:   November Native Plant Panel November 16 at 7:00 (Johnson Nature Center, 3325 Franklin Rd, Bloomfield Hills) Door open 6:45 PM, PROGRAM at 7:30 PM – Panel Discussion on All Things Native Landscapes   How to start a Native Plant Garden and what to put in it.  Sounds simple enough, […]

Upcoming Native Plant Sales 2022- Detroit Area

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  There are many other native plant sales locally.  Check them out   _____________________________________Matthaei Botanical Gardens  Native Plant Sale  August 20 – August 21 In-person sales 10:00am-8:00pm Saturday, 10:00am-4:30pm Sunday 1800 N. Dixboro Rd Ann Arbor, MI 48105 United States + Google Map _________________________________________________   Rochester Pollinators  You can find the pre-order form here: FALL 2022 NATIVE PLANT PREORDER Open […]

Past Programs

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Past Events September September 21 at 7:00 (Wednesday)  Monthly Meeting/Presentation E. L. Johnson Nature Center, 3325 Franklin Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI Are you thinking about planting a garden to help the environment?  One option to accomplish this goal is a Rain Garden.  Its’ purpose is to slow the flow of water to allow absorption and […]

NOWO May Speaker Series – Lessons Learned Introducing Biodiversity

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Lessons Learned – Introducing Biodiversity Presenter: Dan Badgley, Retired Manager,  E. L. Johnson Nature Center (JNC) Learn about the trials and triumphs of changing from a sheep pasture to a jewel of a nature center.  Dan managed JNC for 40 years and has extensive knowledge of establishing native landscape with knowledge of value for individual […]

NOWO Native Plant Sale

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2022 NOWO Native Plant Sale Sale is now OVER Thanks for buying native plants supporting biodiversity and the little things that run the world!  We still have a few plants left and you can inquire using our email at [email protected]   Location and Plant detail here  

Ann Arbor WildOnes Meeting May 11

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Ann Arbor WildOnes Meeting May 11, 2022 Learn about Invasive Plants.  Steve Parrish of the Master Eradicator/Controller at MBG/NA Time: 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm Location:  MATTHAEI BOTANICAL GARDENS, AUDITORIUM 1800 N. Dixboro Rd. Ann Arbor, MI   » Ann Arbor Wild Ones May meeting This event is not sponsored by NOWO, but we wanted […]

NOWO – April Speaker Series: Pollinators

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Getting to Know Michigan Pollinators Presenter: Valerie Malaney, North Oakland Wild Ones/MSU Pollinator Champion & Conservation Steward How many pollinators can you name that are native to Michigan?  This speaker series will introduce you to the numerous pollinators that you might find in your yard or local nature area.  The session will take an in-depth […]

OSU – Bumble Bee Short Course

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Learn about our flying teddy bears in this free 6-session webinar series, The Bumble Bee Short Course. [email protected] EASTERN This event is not sponsored by NorthOakland Wild Ones or Wild Ones National, but we wanted to share events happening in the area with a similar mission.