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  • Governor Pence Announces Bicentennial Legacy Conservation Area - “We believe these conservation areas … will have the potential to serve as a national model for future land and water landscape protection across the United States of America, and that’s our aim.” - Governor Mike Pence The Announcement On…
  • Plans for Expansion - Ready, Set, GROW! CEC announces plans to build a new, sustainable environmental education center to better serve the Whitewater Valley and beyond! A new facility will expand Cope Environmental Center’s capacity for environmental programs, serve as a community gathering space,…
  • CEC’s Tomorrow - Several years ago, Cope Environmental Center underwent an intensive planning period to determine the direction of programming and our facilities.  The result was a comprehensive living document that helps to guide us through organizational decisions.  CEC’s long-range plan includes strategies…
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  • Green Home Workshop: Greener & Safer Homes - Perfect Circle Credit Union and Cope Environmental Center present this free workshop where we will help you identify common problems and safety concerns, especially in older homes and provide advice on how to tackle them in a sustainable and healthy…
  • Indiana Master Naturalist - Cope Environmental Center and our local Purdue Extension is offering an Indiana Master Naturalist program in the spring of 2015!  The Indiana Master Naturalist program can provide you with many hands-on opportunities to learn about our Hoosier natural resources. It…
  • 2015 Homespun Workshops - Basic Description: Our Homespun Workshops will be returning again in 2015 with all new topics!  Learn about attracting birds to your yard and making your own bird feed, how to photograph nature, or even how to start your garden (and…
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  • Teacher Treats! - CEC’s program staff is kicking off a new end-of-the month tradition–giving away goodies to our awesome teachers! This month (September): The first teacher to schedule a field trip with CEC that references this post will win a set of four CEC…
  • Thank YOU Challenge Match Participants! - Thank you SO MUCH to the 90+ generous folks who gave to CEC during Wayne County Foundation‘s 2014 Challenge Match Program! Between Monday, November 10 and Friday, November 21 you raised over $68,000 for CEC! Over $27,000 of these gifts qualified for…
  • Results from the Fall Foliage 5K/10K are in! - What a Wonderful Race! We were thrilled to have over 300 folks on the property for our annual Fall Foliage 5K/10K race on Saturday, October 18th! Wayne County Challenge has released the results. Click here to see how you did!…