Calendar of Events

For Outdoor Fun, check out these workshops, nature programs, family activities and more!
For information or to register for events, phone 574-654-3155 or email bendixwoods@sjcparks.org.
All programs have a minimum and maximum registration number; register early!
  1. Sat Oct. 27

    Sunset and Sandhill Cranes at Jasper-Pulaski Depart from Bendix Woods County Park. Join a St. Joseph County Park interpreter for a trip to Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area for an evening of crane watching. Bring a sack lunch for an evening dinner. Please dress for the weather and bring binoculars. There is a small amount of walking and stair climbing to the observation deck. Registration and payment are required by October 23.
  2. Sat Nov. 3

    Family Passport to Play: S'more Fun Enjoy this colorful time of year with a tractor-drawn hayride. A campfire, s'mores and hot cocoa await you after the brisk ride. For more information on this partnered event visit the Family Passport to Play page on Facebook.
  1. Sat Nov. 10

    Tail-Waggin' Hayride Bring your dog for a tractor-drawn hayride through the crisp autumn air. Light refreshments for dogs and owners are available for purchase. Pet-related donations aid Pet Connect! Pets must me on a 6-foot leash. Pet costumes welcomed.
  2. Sat Dec. 1

    Women Experience the Outdoors: DIY Holiday Silk Scarf Need a last-minute gift for someone special, or a fun accessory to brighten up your holiday outfit? Paint a silk scarf with a beautiful tie-dye or watercolor effect. All materials provided. Registration and payment are required by November 23.
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