Upcoming Events



Celebrating Our Local Heritage with Music, Food, & Brews

Sunday, September 20 - 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

clientuploads/141011.DownHome5.jpgBring the family for an afternoon outdoors at the new Conservancy Homestead (4825 Sugar Ridge Road, Pemberville).

Enjoy the American roots sounds of Inda' Grass, locally sourced beef burgers and homemade bean soup, an assortment of craft brews to taste (beer will be sold by the bottle), s'mores by the campfire, wagon rides through the native prairie, and more.


Down-Home celebrates our generous supporters and is FREE to Conservancy landowners and current members.

Not a member, but would like to attend? Become a member today by making a gift of $30 or more through our website online, or make your donation at the entrance on the day of the event.

Parking available in the Eastwood High School parking lot directly across Sugar Ridge Road.

Please call the Conservancy at 419-833-1025 or email Sarah with any questions or to let us know you will be joining us.

We look forward to seeing you Down-Home!


Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities


Sat., September 19 9:00 am Invasive Plant Removal Water's Edge Preserve
Sun., September 20 10:00 am    Down-Home Event Conservancy Office


Interested in joining us for one of these volunteer opportunities? Contact Emily at the Conservancy here or by calling 419-833-1025.

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