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Upcoming Events

  • Monthly Clean up- Bald Head Island
    Sat, Jun 17
    Bald Head Island
    Jun 17, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Bald Head Island, 700 Federal Rd, Bald Head Island, NC 28461, USA
    IWL will work with the Girl Scouts for a clean up at Bald Head Island Conservancy.
  • Monthly Clean up at Caswell Beach
    Sat, Jun 24
    Caswell Beach
    Jun 24, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
    Caswell Beach, VWWW+Q9 Caswell Beach, North Carolina
    Meet at the Caswell Beach parking lot to keep the area tidy during the summer season. This is the public access lot for the beach.
  • Monthly Clean Up at Brunswick Town
    Aug 19, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
    Winnabow, 8884 St Phillips Rd SE, Winnabow, NC 28479, USA
    Join us for a clean up at Brunswick Town / Fort Anderson. Meet at the visitor center parking lot. All supplies provided.
  • Monthly Clean Up at Maides Park
    Sat, Apr 29
    Apr 29, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
    Wilmington, 1101 Manly Ave, Wilmington, NC 28405, USA
    Join us at 1101 Manly Avenue in Wilmington for our monthly clean up.
  • Southport Nature Fest
    Sat, Apr 29
    Apr 29, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Southport, 409 E Nash St, Southport, NC 28461, USA
    Southport Nature Fest is dedicated to providing environmental learning and appreciation events in Southport, North Carolina.
  • Carnivorous Plant Walk at Carolina Beach State Park
    Apr 28, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Carolina Beach, 1010 State Park Rd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428, USA
    Join NCWF, Island Wildlife, and Park Ranger Jesse to see several carnivorous plant species. The trail is wheel chair accessible. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
  • Flow ILM at Cameron Art Museum
    Sat, Apr 22
    Apr 22, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Wilmington, 3201 S 17th St, Wilmington, NC 28412, USA
    This event features artists, scientists, local non-profits and UNCW labs / programs focused on local / global water issues. FlowILM is a community art event committed to articulating the un/stable relationships between organisms, environ
  • Hike and Hoop at Friends School!
    Mar 22, 7:00 PM – Mar 23, 7:00 PM
    Wilmington, 5814 Camellia Ln, Wilmington, NC 28409, USA
    Register here:
  • Bird Walk at Greenfield Lake
    Tue, Feb 28
    Feb 28, 7:00 PM – Mar 01, 7:00 PM
    Wilmington, Greenfield Lake, Wilmington, NC 28401, USA
    Join Island Wildlife and Jill Peleuses of Wild Bird Garden and Cape Fear Bird Observatory for a wonderful winter's bird walk on February 28th. We'll meet at Greenfield Lake Park by the boat house. $25 Donation. Register:
  • For the Love of the Black River:  win one of five seats* on a kayaking trip
    Feb 14, 12:00 AM – 11:50 PM
    “This Valentine’s Day, express your love for ancient bald cypresses found in Black River, North Carolina.” Your donation made on or before February 14th, will help raise $7,500 to raise awareness of the Black River.
  • Island Wildlife Monthly Cleanup; February
    Sat, Feb 11
    Brunswick Town/ Fort Anderson
    Feb 11, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
    Brunswick Town/ Fort Anderson, Winnabow, NC 28479, USA
    Clean up at Brunswick Town/ Fort Anderson. Our first clean up in Brunswick county! Meet at the Visitor Center Parking lot. Check with us on Facebook and share!
  • Conversations with Birds, a talk with author Priyanka Kumar
    Jan 26, 6:00 PM
    Zoom conversation
    This event with acclaimed author and filmmaker Priyanka Kumar delves into what the burrowing owl and the long-billed curlew can teach us about habitat restoration--key themes in her new book Conversations with Birds. Free and open to the public. Register here:
  • Island Wildlife Monthly Cleanup
    Sat, Jan 07
    Jan 07, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
    Wilmington, 2002 Klein Rd, Wilmington, NC 28405, USA along the Burnt Mill Creek
    This stretch of the creek has a large pile of plant debris tangled with plastics from the creek. All supplies included. Register to join us here:
  • Bull City Ciderworks Drink and Draw with Luna Creative
    Dec 14, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Wilmington, 615 S 17th St, Wilmington, NC 28401, USA
    Join us at for Luna Creative's holiday Drink + Draw at Bull City Ciderworks from 5-8pm on December 14th.Art supplies and individual pages from "Backyard Pollinators," "All Along the Atlantic," and "Hatchlings" provided for free. 25% of BP goes to benefit IW's work!
  • Barbara J. Sullivan, author of Climate Change Gardening for the South
    Dec 09, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM EST
    Wilmington, 6206 Oleander Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403, USA
    Join Island Wildlife for an evening with gardening author Barbara J. Sullivan at the NHC Arboretum. You may register here: Pre-registrants may also prepurchase a signed book for $30 each by visiting
  • Island Wildlife + Island Women Monthly Cleanup
    Dec 03, 2022, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
    Carolina Beach, 701 N Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428, USA
    Join Island Wildlife and Island Women at our monthly cleanup. This month, we will meet at the Lazy Pirate and focus on small debris like cigarette butts that may remain after Friday's holiday parade. All supplies included!
  • Island Wildlife and Island Women Monthly Cleanup
    Nov 19, 2022, 8:00 AM – Nov 20, 2022, 9:30 AM
    Carolina Beach, 1500 Old Dow Rd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428, USA
    Park directly across from the American legion in Carolina Beach. 8-9:30 am.
  • Svalbard Seed Vault: How Seed Banking in the Arctic Can Secure Future Food Supplies
    Nov 16, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EST
    "The Svalbard Global Seed Vault: How Seed Conservation in the Arctic Can Secure Future Food Supplies." Free and open to the public, preregistration required. Register here:
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