Celebrate Outdoor YOU!

Week of March 1Celebrate Outdoor YOU

    Now through Mon, Mar 1: OLC Photo Contest

    • Tag the OLC on Facebook or Instagram and use #Photocontest and #[category]
    • Four Categories: CSB/SJU Campus, Travel, Outdoor Recreation, Nature
    • Prizes include Saint John's Maple Syrup or Hammock
    • Participants receive a free sticker while supplies last

    Fri, Feb 26: Luminary Walk, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    • An outdoor winter celebration for current CSB/SJU students ONLY!
    • Enjoy an illuminated walk across Lake Sagatagan from the beach to the chapel

    Fri, Feb 26: Lunar Lake and Skate with the PRP, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    • Enjoy a winter celebration under the full moon with skating on the CSB mall and on Lake Sag at SJU

    Sat, Feb 27: Luminary Walk, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

    • An outdoor winter celebration for current CSB/SJU/OSB faculty, staff, and students
    • Enjoy an illuminated walk across Lake Sagatagan from the beach to the chapel

    Sat, Feb 27: Winter Naturalist Series-Squirrels: Little Critters, Big Adaptations, 10:00-11:00 a.m. via Zoom

    • Squirrels can be found from the tropics to the Arctic and even in your own backyard! Learn about squirrel biology and how these little critters adapt to life in so many different environments.
    • Free for CSB/SJU students.
    • Register for access to videos and Zoom links

    Sun, Feb 28: Chapel Winter Tree ID Hike, 1:00 p.m.

    • Join us on a hike to the Chapel while learning how to identify trees in winter.
    • Meet at the Abbey Bell Banner
    • Sign up now

    Sun, Feb 28: Broomball with the OLC, 1:00-3:00 p.m. - CANCELED

    • Meet at the Lake Sag Beach. Pickup games will be ongoning. 

    Mon, Mar 1: Lake Sag Exploration Hike, 4:30-6:00 p.m.

    • Meet at the Abbey Bell Banner
    • Hike on Lake Sagatagan and explore its islands
    • Sign up now

    Wed, Mar 3: Abbey Conservation Corps, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

    • Land stewardship projects in the Abbey Arboretum; meet outside the New Science Center; wear long pants and close-toed shoes. Dress for the weather. (max. capacity of 15).
    • Sign up now

    Wed, Mar 3: OLC Ice Fishing Clinic, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

    • Meet at the OLC across from Sexton bus stop.
    • No gear or experience needed
    • Sign up now

    Thurs, Mar 4: Nature Snow People, 4:30-6:00 p.m.

    • Meet on the CSB mall by the ice rink.
    • Join us to build snow people in the Sisters' woods! We will collect nature materials and use them to decorate snow people we make.
    • Sign up now

    Thurs, Mar 4: Saint John's Maple Syrup  Tour with PRP, 4:30-6:00 p.m.

    • Meet at the Abbey Bell Banner and walk 1/2-mile to the sugar shack.
    • Learn about tree tapping, sap collection, syrup cooking, and more in our outdoor maple syrup classroom!
    • Sign up now

    Sat, Mar 6: Winter Naturalist Series-Wintering Wildlife: Turtles & Frogs, 10:00-11:00 a.m. via Zoom