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Spring 2019 Service Learning Events

CEES Service Learning for the Spring 2019 semester is just around the corner. Project listings will be posted at the start of spring term.  Registration is anticipated to begin on or before February 1.  Watch this page for details concerning project places, times, and activities.  The following links provide more  information about available projects, the registration process and how to prepare for project day, as well as why we do these projects. 

 

 

 

Project 1   **NOT YET OPEN ** 

DAY: February 15 (back-up date: Sunday, Feb. 17)
CAPACITY: 5
TIME: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM 
LOCATION: Holliday Park
ACTIVITY: Great Backyard Bird Count (Citizen Science)

PARTNER: Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Audubon Society

 

Project 2   ** NOT YET OPEN ** 

DAY: February 16 (back-up date: Sunday, Feb. 17)
CAPACITY: 5
TIME: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM 
LOCATION: Holliday Park
ACTIVITY: Great Backyard Bird Count (Citizen Science)

PARTNER: Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Audubon Society

 

Project 3   ** NOT YET OPEN ** 

DAY: March 1 (back-up date: Mar. 3 or 22)
CAPACITY: 35
TIME: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM 
LOCATION: Lilly ARBOR
ACTIVITY: Trash Clean-up (water quality)

PARTNER: CEES

 

Project 4   ** NOT YET OPEN ** 

DAY: March 2 (back-up date: Mar. 3 or 23)
CAPACITY: 35
TIME: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM 
LOCATION: Lilly ARBOR
ACTIVITY: Trash Clean-up (water quality)

PARTNER: CEES

 

Project 5   ** NOT YET OPEN ** 

DAY: March 29 (back-up date: Sunday, Mar. 31)
CAPACITY: 35
TIME: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM 
LOCATION: Eagle's Crest
ACTIVITY: Invasive Species removal (water quality, habitat restoration)

PARTNER: Indy Parks

 

Project 6   ** NOT YET OPEN ** 

DAY: March 30 (back-up date: Sunday, Mar. 31)
CAPACITY: 35
TIME: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM 
LOCATION: Eagle's Crest
ACTIVITY: 
Invasive Species removal (water quality, habitat restoration)
PARTNER: Indy Parks

 

Project 7   ** NOT YET OPEN ** 

DAY: April 12 (back-up date: Sunday, Apr. 14)
CAPACITY: 35
TIME: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM 
LOCATION: Holliday Park
ACTIVITY: Seeding, Invasive Species Removal (water quality, habitat restoration)

PARTNER: Indy Parks

 

Project 8   ** NOT YET OPEN ** 

DAY: April 13 (back-up date: Sunday, Apr. 14)
CAPACITY: 35
TIME: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM 
LOCATION: Holliday Park
ACTIVITY: 
 Seeding, Invasive Species Removal (water quality, habitat restoration)
PARTNER: Indy Parks

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Service Opportunities

Can't find a CEES project that fits your schedule? Does your professor require multiple service projects? Consider volunteering with other organizations. Volunteering opportunities will be added below as CEES learns about them.

Keep Indianapolis Beautiful: tree planting and other opportunities (multiple dates). 

Invasive Species Strike Team: meets the second Satuday of each month (March through December, 9:00AM - noon) at the Ornithology Center at Eagle Creek Park (71st Street entrance) to remove invasive plant species. For more information, contact Brenda Howard (Senior Ecologist, Department of Public Works - City of Indianapolis, 317-327-7470). 

Felege Hiywot Center: various opportunities throughout the year. Contact Felege at 317-545-2245 for more information, or go to the Felege web site.