Birdwatching on the Trails
Sundays, March 5 & April 2
8 – 9 am, Nature Walk
9 – 10:30 am, Bike Ride
Meets and departs from the Historic Wells Street Bridge, N. Wells St., Free Admission
Want to learn about birds and plants along our rivers? Join Riverfront Fort Wayne in partnership with Fort Wayne Trails for a naturalist-led spring walk and/or bike ride. Attendees will learn to celebrate nature with an emphasis on migratory birds, waterfowl, resident birds, riverine flora and invasive species. Attendees may join the walk, the bike ride or both. In the event of inclement weather, please check the Riverfront Fort Wayne Facebook page for cancellations. All Ages. Free. No reservations required.
Riverfront Fort Wayne Educational Series: Riverfront Design
Monday, March 13, 6:30 – 8 pm, Calhoun Street Soup, Salad and Spirits,
1915 S. Calhoun St., Free Admission
Riverfront Fort Wayne invites you to a free and informal event featuring a panel of experts from our community to discuss important topics and issues about our rivers. Audience members will have the opportunity to ask questions of the panel. Come down, relax, have a drink and join us in talking about these interesting and important topics. This month’s topic is the design for the first phase of riverfront development. Riverfront Fort Wayne Phase 1 redevelopment involves so much more than the beautiful new park! Come and learn from a handful of the experts who have been involved in this project with everything from design, to streetscapes to art. Sponsored by WANE TV and CS3.
Stargazing: Your Sky Tonight
Wednesday, March 15, 8:15 – 8:45 pm
Wednesday, April 19, 8:30 – 9 pm
Historic Wells Street Bridge, N. Wells St., Free Admission
Join us and our friends at Science Central once a month, for a dreamy walk along the riverbanks and a chance to take a closer look at the stars. Peer through telescopes to see rare celestial sightings and learn what’s happening in the universe during these spring months as the temperatures rise. In the event of inclement weather, please check the Riverfront Fort Wayne Facebook page for cancellations. All ages. Free. No reservations required.