Meetings & Events

Wild Ones, Gibson Woods Chapter Business Meetings are held via Zoom
on the first or second Wednesday evening of each month (unless otherwise noted).

Educational Presentations are at 10:00 a.m. the first Saturday of the Month
(unless otherwise noted).
Typically held at Gibson Woods Environmental Awareness Center
6201 Parrish Avenue, Hammond, IN 46323.
Phone 219-844-3188


PLEASE NOTE – Zoom registrations and In-Person R.S.V.Ps are required for all events

  • Please check the calendar prior to an event for any changes/updates.
  • All Presentations are free of charge and open to the public.
  • Memberships are encouraged as they are vital to furthering Wild One’s Mission

June Outing at Whiting Lakefront Park

* Free & Open to the Public *

Date: Friday, June 7th

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Location: Whiting Lakefront Park

1500 Park Road

Whiting, IN 46394

Project Manager, Chris White of Stantec, will give a walking tour of a portion of an area along Lake Michigan’s shoreline where native plants were planted over the last couple of years. Chris will explain the ecological benefit of the project, how it was implemented, and explain the maintenance involved in getting the plants established as well as identify some of the plants that were planted as seeds and as plugs. We can enjoy the park for a bit afterwards. Bring your own beverage & snacks.

Information will be sent about free parking to those who register.

June 2024 Board Meeting

Members Only – via Zoom

Date: Wednesday, June 5th,

Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

We will review our Plant Sale success, as well as go over anything else that needs to be addressed before Summer gets underway!

Registration is required.

Save The Date

25th Anniversary

Wild Ones – Gibson Woods Chapter 38

Family Picnic – Potluck at Gibson Woods

Date: Saturday, August 10th

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Tours of Gibson Woods Natural Areas & Trails

Special Recognition for our Founding Members

Kids Nature Activities

**Stay tuned for more information **