Calendar of Events

Haw River Pollinator Garden Workday

Lower Haw River State Natural Area Pittsboro, NC

Join the North Carolina Wildlife Federation and the Friends of Lower Haw River State Natural Area for a pollinator garden work day to remove invasive plants and replace them with…

Hooked on Cornelius Fishing Event

Robbins Park 17738 W Catawba Ave., Cornelius, North Carolina

We are partnering with Lake Norman Wildlife Conservationists and North Carolina Wildlife Resources for this year's fall edition of our free fishing event! Parents/guardians are encouraged to participate with their…

Hike and Hoop with Artist Kevina Casaletto

Carolina Beach State Park 1010 State Park Rd., Carolina Beach, NC

Join Island Wildlife for our first Hike and Hoop with artist Kevina Casaletto. We'll take a hike with one of our Island Wildlife naturalists in Carolina Beach State Park to…

RAWA Information Session

Online/Virtual Event

Policy experts from The Wildlife Society and the American Fisheries Society will host a webinar on Tuesday, Oct. 12 at 11:30 a.m. EST to discuss ways that natural resources students…

Mysteries of the Great White Shark

Online/Virtual Event

How Scientists are Solving the Puzzle and Discovering the Importance of the Carolinas Join NCWF and the Island Wildlife Chapter - Cape Fear Region with Dr. Bob Hueter of Ocearch…

Invasives Workshop at Walnut Creek Wetland Center

Walnut Creek Wetland Park 950 Peterson StreetRaleigh,

Join NCWF and Walnut Creek Invasive Plant Coordinator, Leigh Bargassa to learn how to identify invasive plants! Leigh will take us on a short walk near the Walnut Creek Wetland…

Barred Owls Presentation

Online/Virtual Event

Barred Owls are one of the most common owls found in North Carolina and not many people know much about them! Learn the basics about these amazing creatures with Audrey…

Ecological Forestry Webinar

Online/Virtual Event

Ecological Forestry inherently recognizes the ecological, social, and economic values of our forests. It strives to maintain and enhance the fundamental capacity and integrity of the complex forest ecosystem. Ecological…

Adopt-a-Stream Cleanup

Join CWA and partners for their biannual stream cleanup to rid the stream of litter, plastics, Styrofoam and other materials that are toxic to wildlife and humans in Concord. Learn…

Tree Planting with TreesCharlotte

University Meadows Elementary in Charlotte 1600 Pavilion Blvd., Charlotte, NC

Join NCWF, the Charlotte Wildlife Stewards chapter and TreesCharlotte to help plant 300 native trees! This habitat enhancement will benefit the University Meadows Elementary School community and local wildlife by…

Volunteer Opportunity: Fall Into Nature Kids Day

Squirrel Lake Park 1631 Pleasant Plains Rd, Matthews, NC

Volunteers Needed! The return of the annual Kids in Nature event will be at Squirrel Lake Park in Matthews and volunteers are needed to help before, during and after the…

Fall into Nature

Squirrel Lake Park 1631 Pleasant Plains Rd, Matthews, NC

The return of this annual event will be at Squirrel Lake Park in Matthews and volunteers are needed to help before, during and after the event. No experience required just…

Trash and Trail Cleanup at Carolina Beach State Park

Carolina Beach State Park 1010 State Park Rd., Carolina Beach, NC

Join the Island Wildlife Chapter of the North Carolina Wildlife Federation  for a Carolina Beach State Park trail and trash cleanup in partnership with the Park and the Friends of…

Parkwood Middle School Tree and Garden Planting

Parkwood Middle School 3219 Parkwood School Rd, Monroe, NC

Join NCWF and its two Union County chapters to plant over 200 pollinator plants on Parkwood Middle School’s campus to be used for educational purposes, pollinator habitat and beautification. Register…

Wildlife Garden Planting at Lake Forest Ridge Academy

Wilmington, NC Wilmington, NC

Join NCWF's Island Wildlife Chapter at Lake Forest Ridge Academy in Wilmington for a campus wildlife garden planting day! Volunteers will be removing turf grass and replacing it with native…

Haw River Pollinator Garden Workday

Pittsboro, NC

Join the North Carolina Wildlife Federation and the Friends of Lower Haw River State Natural Area for a pollinator garden work day to remove invasive plants and replace them with…

9th Annual Laketoberfest Music and Brew Festival

Baily Park Road 15536 Bailey Road, Cornelius, NC

Join LNWC for this annual community event featuring: Live music Beer from local NC breweries A variety of great food trucks Kid's zone with crafts and games Free admission and…

Learn All About Bats

Marvin-Efird Park 8909 New Town Rd., Waxhaw, NC

Bats get a bad rap! Allison Medford, Wildlife Biologist with NC Wildlife Commission, will share her knowledge of these misunderstood mammals. Come learn about the important role bats play in…

Boulder Creek Trail Hike

Forest Ridge Park 2100 Old NC Highway 98Wake Forest,

Join the Neuse River Hawks chapter of NCWF for a 4-mile hike on the Boulder Creek Trail at Forest Ridge Park in Wake Forest. If you would like to join,…