Calendar of Events

Fall Gardening and 5 things your birds need this winter

Online/Virtual Event

Master Composter and Habitat Steward, Carol Buie-Jackson, will present on how being a lazy fall gardener is a good thing! All those leaves are important: Compost, mulch, insect habitat! Also,…

The Effect of Glyphosate on Honey Bees

Online/Virtual Event

Join the NC Pollinator Conservation Alliance and guest speaker Dr. Kasie Raymann (UNCG) for a discussion on the effects of glyphosate on honey bee health.   Register Today!

The 4th Annual Fontana Lake Shore Cleanup

Fontana Dam, NC Fontana Dam, NC

Join NCWF and partners for the 4th annual Lake Shore Cleanup at Fontana Lake - the biggest national park cleanup in the country! For every 25 pounds of trash collected,…

Bass Lake Park Shade Garden Installation

Bass Lake Park 900 Bass Lake Rd, Holly Springs, NC

South Wake Conservationists is working with Bass Lake Park in Holly Springs to restore and transform a site into a Native Shade Plant Demonstration Garden. Many people in the area…

Give Thanks for Wildlife Fundraiser

Concord, NC

Join NCWF's 2021 chapter of the year, Concord Wildlife Alliance (CWA), for a fun evening that supports Hunters Feed Cabarrus County, the deer donation program that provides much needed venison…

Urban Wildlife Presentation

Can humans and wildlife share their spaces? NCWF's Charlotte Wildlife Stewards chapter will host naturalist Marvin Bouknight for a discussion about urban wildlife, synanthropic species, some misconceptions, and what people…

Leaves the Leaves and Chapter Updates

Online/Virtual Event

Our monthly meeting will begin with a presentation about the "Leave Your Leaves" campaign supported by our friends at Keep Durham Beautiful and New Hope Audubon! We'll discuss the roles…

Holding Park Rain Garden Workday

Holding Park 133 W. Owen Ave., Wake Forest, NC

Neuse River Hawks will host a workday in the rain garden at Holding Park in Wake Forest on Thursday, November 11 from 10 till noon. For more information or to…

Pocosin Lakes Cleanup and Work Day

Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge 205 South Ludington Dr., Columbia, NC

You can help the red wolves, bears and other wildlife that live at the Refuge and enhance the incredible habitats of the Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge. NCWF will host…

Eco Kids Nature Hike at Hemlock Bluffs

Raleigh, NC Raleigh, NC

This hike will explore the park’s unique features, where the tall, north-facing bluffs of Swift Creek provide conditions similar enough to the mountains to have allowed the plant communities to…

Blue Jay Point Nature Walk

Blue Jay Point County Park 3200 Pleasant Union Church Rd, Raleigh, NC

Join the Neuse River Hawks for a nature walk, planned for November 16 at 10 am, at Blue Jay Point County Park. They will meet in the office and educational…

Art Park Tree Planting in Raleigh

Raleigh, NC Raleigh, NC

Please join the South Wake Conservationists on Friday morning, November 19, 2021 at the NC Museum of Art Park as we plant trees at this beautiful location! We will meet…

Tree Planting at Creekside Park

Creekside Park 1821 Old Airport Road, New Bern, NC

Join the New Bern Wildlife Chapter of NCWF for a tree planting at Creekside Park! Volunteers will meet at the main office building at 9am and walk to the planting…

Skate and Sweep at Greenfield Lake Wilmington

Greenfield Lake 1739 Burnett Blvd, Wilmington, NC

Calling all Wilmington area locals! Come clean your favorite local park, Greenfield Lake, and join us for a skate session afterwards! The Greenfield Skate and Sweep is sponsored by the…

Carolina Tiger Rescue Tour

Pittsboro, NC

On a tour led by trained volunteer tour guides, you'll take a half-mile walk through the Carolina Tiger sanctuary and be within 6 feet of beautiful small cats such as…

I Spy Family Fun Day

Charlotte, NC

This event is being hosted by Charlotte Wildlife Stewards and NCWF's Great Outdoors University (GoU). ​Free family-friendly nature walks in Charlotte/Mecklenburg parks, nature preserves, and area greenways, designed to introduce…

Birding Fort Fisher with Jill Peleuses

Fort Fisher Battlefield 1610 Fort Fisher Blvd S, Kure Beach, NC

Join NCWF's Island Wildlife Chapter for a bird walk at Fort Fisher Battlefield with Jill Peleuses of Wild Bird Garden. This event is free and open to the public, but…

Native Planting at Wings of Eagles Ranch

Concord, NC

Join NCWF, Concord Wildlife Alliance and Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation to plant trees, shrubs and pollinator plants at Wings of Eagles Ranch, a “Center for Hope” giving families with…