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Upcoming Events




Plant Workshops with Dr. Charles Allen   

When:    Friday April 28th, Saturday April 29th and Sunday April 30th.

Location: Woodlands Trail, 449 F. Edward Herbert Blvd., Belle Chasse.




Renowned botanical expert Dr. Charles Allen will be leading 3 days of hands-on plant identification workshops at Woodlands Trail.  If you’re interested in learning more about the local flora, Dr. Allen is an excellent teacher.  He will be providing information on how to identify a wide variety of plants as well as interesting anecdotes about the uses and history of many species.

For more information see the links below or Dr. Allen’s Website



Two Day Plant Identification Workshop:

Friday April 28th and Saturday April 29th

9:00 am – 5:00 pm


2 Day Workshop information


1/2 Day Edible Plant Identification Workshop:

Sunday April 30th

9:00 am – 1:00 pm


Edible Plant Workshop information




Butterfly Walk

When:    Saturday May 27th,  10:00am- 12:00am

Location: Woodlands Trail, 449 F. Edward Herbert Blvd., Belle Chasse.


Join insect expert Linda Auld (“The Bug Lady”) for a walk to learn about the butterflies of Woodlands Trail.  We will learn to identify some of our local butterflies and insects as well as what you can do to help attract and protect butterflies.  Feel free to capture and bring your own “bugs” (in a clear ziplock bag), or photographs from home for Ms. Auld to identify.



Hike will be $10 for adults ($5 for Woodlands Conservancy members) and FREE for kids <13


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