The Art Of Water

Brick Room Gallery 107 N College Ave, Bloomington, IN

Friends of Lake Monroe celebrates 5th Anniversary with November gallery exhibit, the Art of Water Opening 5PM Friday, November 5th at the Brick Room Gallery, 107 N College Ave November marks the 5th anniversary of Friends of Lake Monroe, a not-for-profit dedicated to the long-term sustainability of Lake Monroe. To celebrate, the organization teamed up […]

Restoring Waterways to Protect Your Community Webinar

IU Environmental Resilience Institute 12-1 p.m. ET Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Degraded rivers and streams are increasingly unable to perform essential ecological and social functions, such as providing clean drinking water, supporting fish and wildlife, and mitigating floods and droughts. Join our webinar to learn how to enhance the resilience of your waterways through community […]

Virtual Septic System Maintenance Workshop

Join Friends of Lake Monroe and the Monroe County Health Department for a one-hour virtual workshop about septic system maintenance.  Learn best practices for keeping your septic system in excellent condition, including routine maintenance and what to NEVER flush down the toilet.  Failing septic systems are one source of bacteria and nutrient pollution in the creeks […]

Adopt-A-Shoreline Cleanup April

Paynetown State Recreation Area 4850 Indiana 446, Bloomington, IN

We are looking for volunteers to help with our monthly Adopt-A-Shoreline Cleanup on Sunday April 24 at 2:00PM at the Paynetown State Recreation Area on State Road 446. Appropriate clothing for volunteers includes rugged shoes and gloves. The Friends of Lake Monroe will provide cleanup supplies. Kids under age 16 need to be accompanied by […]

Nature Journaling 101 Workshop

Mary's Hill Wildlife Sanctuary 4590 McCoy Road, Bloomington, IN

Register Here   How often have you been birding, nature sauntering, hiking, kayaking, or gardening and have been filled with wonder, curiosity, and reflection pertaining to your encounters and discoveries outdoors? How often have you had unique and meaningful interactions with wildlife and wanted to preserve those experiences?    Nature Journaling 101 is an introduction […]

Adopt-A-Shorline Cleanup May

Paynetown State Recreation Area 4850 Indiana 446, Bloomington, IN

We are looking for volunteers to help with our monthly Adopt-A-Shoreline Cleanup on Thursday May 19 at 6:00PM at the Paynetown State Recreation Area on State Road 446. Appropriate clothing for volunteers includes rugged shoes and gloves. The Friends of Lake Monroe will provide cleanup supplies. Kids under age 16 need to be accompanied by […]

Community Forum on Lake Monroe – Bloomington

St. Thomas Lutheran Church 3800 E 3rd St, Bloomington, IN

Join Friends of Lake Monroe and the League of Women Voters to learn about the newly completed Lake Monroe Watershed Management Plan and how you can help protect and preserve water quality.  The management plan identifies the top threats to water quality in Lake Monroe and outlines a 20-year action plan to address those threats.  […]

Community Forum on Lake Monroe – Nashville

Brown County Public Library 205 Locust Lane, Nashville, IN

Join Friends of Lake Monroe and the League of Women Voters to learn about the newly completed Lake Monroe Watershed Management Plan and how you can help protect and preserve water quality.  The management plan identifies the top threats to water quality in Lake Monroe and outlines a 20-year action plan to address those threats.  […]

Community Forum on Lake Monroe – Virtual

Virtual Virtual Event

ZOOM LINK Join Friends of Lake Monroe and the League of Women Voters to learn about the newly completed Lake Monroe Watershed Management Plan and how you can help protect and preserve water quality.  The management plan identifies the top threats to water quality in Lake Monroe and outlines a 20-year action plan to address […]

Adopt-A-Shorline Cleanup June

Paynetown State Recreation Area 4850 Indiana 446, Bloomington, IN

We are looking for volunteers to help with our monthly Adopt-A-Shoreline Cleanup on Thursday June 16 at 6:00PM at the Paynetown State Recreation Area on State Road 446. Appropriate clothing for volunteers includes rugged shoes and gloves. The Friends of Lake Monroe will provide cleanup supplies. Kids under age 16 need to be accompanied by […]

June Birding Paddle

Crooked Creek SRA TC Steele Road, Nashville, IN

Join Friends of Lake Monroe for another Birding Paddle!  David Rupp of IndiGo Birding Nature Tours will guide this paddle outing, which will focus on songbirds.  This paddle will start at the Crooked Creek SRA (accessed via TC Steele Road in Brown County approximately 30 minutes east of Bloomington).  This FLM member event is FREE […]

Adopt-A-Shorline Cleanup July

Paynetown State Recreation Area 4850 Indiana 446, Bloomington, IN

We are looking for volunteers to help with our monthly Adopt-A-Shoreline Cleanup on Thursday July 14 at 6:00PM at the Paynetown State Recreation Area on State Road 446. Appropriate clothing for volunteers includes rugged shoes and gloves. The Friends of Lake Monroe will provide cleanup supplies. Kids under age 16 need to be accompanied by […]