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 […]

Guided Sunset Paddle – August

Pine Grove SRA 7699 E Pine Grove Rd, Bloomington, IN

Join Friends of Lake Monroe for another Paddle Outing! David Rupp of IndiGo Birding Nature Tours will guide this sunset paddle, which will start at the Pine Grove SRA (accessed via Pine Grove Road off of SR 446, approximately 20 minutes south of Bloomington). This FLM member event is FREE and includes the use of […]

Adopt-A-Shoreline Cleanup August

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 August 18 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 […]

Adopt-A-Shoreline Cleanup September

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 September 15 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 […]

City of Bloomington Utilities Water Treatment Tours

City of Bloomington Waste Water Treatment 7470 S. Shields Rd, Blooington

Have you ever wondered where the water coming out of your kitchen faucet comes from? Join staff from the City of Bloomington Utilities (CBU) for a tour of the Monroe Water Treatment Plant. Learn about the treatment process that turns water from Lake Monroe into our drinking water and how that water is distributed to […]

September Birding Paddle

Pine Grove SRA 7699 E Pine Grove Rd, Bloomington, IN

Join Friends of Lake Monroe for another Paddle Outing! David Rupp of IndiGo Birding Nature Tours will guide this paddle, which will focus on the fall migration. It will start at the Pine Grove SRA (accessed via Pine Grove Road off of SR 446, approximately 20 minutes south of Bloomington). This FLM member event is […]

Alternative Shoreline Cleanup for October

Paynetown State Recreation Area 4850 Indiana 446, Bloomington, IN

Our regular monthly Shoreline Cleanup is canceled and members are encouraged to participate in the larger Annual Lake Monroe Cleanup hosted by DNR. Details and online registration are available here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/monroe-lake-shoreline-cleanup-tickets-388813129537          

Watershed Summit

Brown County Public Library 205 Locust Lane, Nashville, IN

We are hosting the Watershed Summit this fall for local elected officials and community decision-makers in the watershed. We are hoping to integrate goals, plans, and actions across the many jurisdictions (local, state, and federal) in the watershed in relation to our Watershed Management Plan. In addition, we hope to familiarize community leaders and participants […]

Adopt-A-Shoreline Cleanup November

Paynetown State Recreation Area 4850 Indiana 446, Bloomington, IN

Please join us for our LAST monthly shoreline cleanup of 2022 on Sunday November 13 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 a […]

Yellowwood Hike

Did you know that Yellowwood State Forest drains into Lake Monroe via North Fork Salt Creek?  Join the Friends of Lake Monroe on Sunday, October 30th, from 1:00 to 4:00 to explore a beautiful and important part of the Lake Monroe watershed.  Naturalist Cathy Meyer will lead a leisurely paced but rugged 3-hour hike in […]