Making Sense of Sustainability for Over 20 Years.



  • Fall Foliage 5K Run/Walk & 10K Run

    Sign up for CEC’s annual  Fall Foliage 5K/10K run now! This beautiful run/walk begins on trail, transitions to gravel, the quickly moves to a short… Read more »

  • Toddler Time!

    You’re never too young to enjoy nature! Join us for monthly Toddler Time where kids explore the outdoors of CEC through a story, hands-on activities,… Read more »

  • E-waste Recycling at Rosa’s Office Plus

    Cope Environmental Center and Rosa’s Office Plus will be partnering with Asset Recovery & Recycling and Shred Monkey to offer Monthly E-Waste Recycling.  Bring your… Read more »

  • 2014 Homespun Workshops

    Have you ever wanted to grow your own organic fruits and veggies?  Does canning sound like a great idea, but a little scary (you know…boutulism)?… Read more »


  • AmazonSmile provides small ways to support CEC

    Shop Online. Support CEC. What could be better? If you use of to find for the perfect holiday gifts, birthday presents, and items for you home… Read more »

  • 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… Read more »

  • Get Outside – PLAY!

    This summer, CEC is starting a new program to promote children’s outdoor play. Details are below! Get Outside – PLAY! Program Basics All you have… Read more »

  • A Poem for Spring

    Thanks to our volunteer, Serrin Anderson, for sharing this with us! The Dandelion’s pallid tube by Emily Dickinson The Dandelion’s pallid tube Astonishes the Grass, And… Read more »

  • CEC featured in Outdoor Indiana

    We were so excited to see CEC featured in the Outdoor Indiana March/April 2014 issue in an article about Indiana Master Naturalist! This amazing program offers learning… Read more »