Sarett Nature Center

Sarett spring birding bunch: 8 a.m. May 25, June 8. Welcome back spring migrants with the annual Saturday morning birding bunch. Cost is $7, $6 for members. Call 927-4832 to register.

Wildflower sale: May 25-26. Native plants will be available to take home and plant starting May 25.

St. Joseph River Yacht Club

Boating safety class: 5:30-9 p.m. May 29-30. The Coast Guard Auxiliary will provide a free boating safety class. Call Patrick Poziwilko at 363-0790 from 4-10 p.m. for more information.

Harbor Country Hikers

Beach Appreciation Walk: 10 a.m. June 1, Townline and Cherry Beaches, Chikaming Township. The four-mile hike will begin at Townline Beach at 10 a.m., heading north while observing the important features and changes to the township’s beachfront. The hike will end at Cherry Street where the Cherry Beach Committee will give an update on its grassroots efforts to purchase an additional 400 feet of lakeshore and the critical dune included in the 2.6-acre Reed Beidler Trust property. For more information, go online to

Fernwood Botanical Garden

Garden Party: 6-9 p.m. June 15. Fundraiser dinner for Fernwood. Call 695-6491 or email for more information.

Tallgrass prairie walk: 2-3:30 p.m. May 25. Search for wildflowers in the prairie. Cost is $12, $10 for members.

Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery

Hatchery tours: 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. Saturdays; noon and 2 p.m. Sundays through May. Discover how the DNR raises millions of fish every year to stock in Michigan’s lakes, rivers and streams. Tours run approximately 30 minutes. For more information about upcoming programs, contact the Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery Visitor Center at 269-668-2876 or

Warren Dunes State Park

Volunteer stewardship days: 1-4 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Help remove invasive plants from the park. Dress appropriately. Bring work gloves if you have them. Free park entrance for volunteers. Meet at the organizational campground parking area on Floral Lane. For inclement weather postings, call 517-202-1360 at least two hours before the scheduled workday start time.

Berrien County Sportsman’s Club

Trap and skeet shooting: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays.

Coloma Rod & Gun Club

Carrying concealed weapon classes: 8 a.m.-5 p.m second Saturday of each month. Cost is $105. Call Andrew Zachary at 351-2051 or 944-7802

Trap shooting: Thursdays 6-10 p.m. and Sundays from 8 a.m.-noon.

Archery: Ranges open for members at any time; public hours are 8 a.m.-noon Sundays and Thursdays 6-10.

Breakfast: Breakfast is available from 8 a.m. to noon every Sunday (closed Easter). For more information, go online to

Watervliet Rod & Gun Club

Trap shooting: 6:30 p.m. Monday and June 3, 17; 2 p.m. May 26, June 9, 23.

Carrying concealed weapon classes: 6-10 p.m. June 13; 8 a.m.-6 p.m. June 15. Register from 6-7 p.m. June 11. Saturday class features an attorney or police officer to speak and answer questions, an NRA course, personal protection in the home, and three hours of range time with one-on-one supervision. Cost is $100. Call 468-3837 or 470-9191 to register.

Submit information for Get Outdoors to, fax to 429-4392 or call 429-1294 by Wednesday.