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Tax deductible contributions to the Green Ribbon Initiative will be used to support education and stewardship work in the Oak Openings Region.

To donate to the Oak Openings Habitat Protection and Restoration Fund, click here.

To donate to the Oak Openings Carbon Offset Fund, click here.

To make a general donation to the Green Ribbon Initiative, click on the donate button below. These funds will go to:


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Adult Learning Series: Butterfly Gardens

Enrich your knowledge of the natural and cultural history of our region through this weekly lecture series featuring an indoor presentation fan optional, short naturalist led hike. Jan Dixon from the Toledo Naturalist’ Assoc. and Wild Ones will share what she has learned about butterflies from her gardens. Discussion will center on native species and a few non-native species that will draw these beautiful insects to your garden and why. Come and learn how you can help butterflies survive under increasingly difficult circumstances.

This program is free, but please Register

Oak Openings Preserve.