Shirley Heinze Land Trust is a vibrant partnership of volunteers, donors, professionals, business and industry, working together to preserve, protect and restore significant natural areas in northwest Indiana.
Our mission is also to educate, inspire and invite the public to experience the natural wonders of our unique region.
Come learn about the work we do, and join us!
Opportunities to save natural land can disappear quickly. Please make a donation today.
Mothing at Meadowbrook
Saturday, July 21, 2018 8:30pm-10pm
Meadowbrook Conservation Center 109 W 700 N Valparaiso
Interested in doing some Citizen Science after dark?
Learn more here.
PBS Kids Explore the Outdoors
Saturday, July 28, 2018 10am-2pm
Meadowbrook Nature Preserve 109 W 700 N Valparaiso
Lakeshore PBS & Shirley Heinze Land Trust invite you to come and Explore the Outdoors at Meadowbrook Nature Preserve in Valparaiso, Indiana. Learn more here.
The first 200 families to attend will receive a copy of the new book, Red's Nature Adventure.
Bringing Nature Home Program Applications Due Monday, July 16
Learn more and submit your application here.
Red's Nature Adventure - New Children's Book Set in Shirley Heinze Nature Preserves
This wonderful new book was written in partnership with Indiana author James B. Dworkin, and features illustrations by Munster artist Michael Chelich. The story is set in several of Shirley Heinze’s northwestern Indiana Nature Preserves.
Learn more and order your copy here.
Social & Content Marketing Summer Internship Opportunities
Spend time in nature and gain valuable experience in digital marketing! This three-month unpaid internship opportunity is perfect for students looking for practical digital marketing experience with a non-profit organization. Time commitment is flexible, ranging from 4 to 20 hours per week. Details here.