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Fenner Nature Center

  • Student
  • In-Person
  • Seasonal Clean-Up
41 of 45 volunteers have pledged their time

Project Description

Volunteers will be assiing with the removal evasive species, trail mulching, litter removal, putting up fencing in the pollinator garden and rebuilding the playscapre.  Volunteers will be allowed to choose and move between projects after a safety briefing held on site.


All volunteers must register/check-in at the Spartan Days of Service kick-off event held in the Business College Complex, Room N130. 

All transportation will depart from the Business College Complex, and you must check in to find which bus is designated for your project.  Upon completion of your service project, you will be dropped off at the Business College.  Parking is available at the College of Law ramp, directly across from the Business College. 

Meals & T-Shirts
During check-in and the program a light breakfast will be available to all volunteers.  Prior to departure, volunteers can select a box lunch, and will receive a Spartan Days of Service t-shirt.  Vegan and gluten free options will be available.

Schedule for the Day
8:00 a.m. – Registration Opens
9:00 a.m. – Welcome & Program
9:15 a.m. - Lunches & T-Shirts  
9:40 a.m. – Load Busses
10:00 a.m. – Arrive at locations
2:00 p.m. – Volunteer opportunities conclude | Return to campus

Community Partner - Fenner Naure Center

Fenner Naure Center Accommodations

  • Must be 17 years or older

About Fenner Naure Center

Fenner Conservancy, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and managing body for Fenner Nature Center, connects people to nature in the heart of Lansing through conservation, education, and stewardship.

Fenner Nature Center is an environmental education center encompassing 134 acres of publicly accessible green space, including over four miles of trails, rolling glacial eskers, towering maple groves and native grassland prairie in the heart of the Red Cedar River complex.


Project Date

April 22, 2023

Project Locations and Shifts

MSU Business College Complex
632 Bogue Street
Room N130
East Lansing, MI 48825
  • 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    (4 spots available)

Project Coordinator