Upcoming Events

April
1
September
30
Fri. Apr 1, 2022
 - Fri. Sep 30, 2022
2022 HPEC Native Plant Sale

The 2022 HPEC Native Plant Sale (Online Purchasing Only) Native plans help conserve water and support native wildlife, especially pollinators! Click here to place your order and learn more about the native Colorado plantings available. New Prairie and Rocky Mountain native plants will be added throughout the 2022 season as they become available in the […]

Where
High Plains Environmental Center - 2698 Bluestem Willow Drive, Loveland, CO
Loveland, CO 80538
April
5
September
4
Tue. Apr 5, 2022
 - Sun. Sep 4, 2022
2022 HPEC Native Plant Sale

High Plains Environmental Center’s 2022 Native Plant Sale is now on, through September. New varieties of prairie and Rocky Mountain native plants will be added throughout the season as they become available in the HPEC nursery. Native plants help to conserve water and support native wildlife, especially pollinators! All plants come in a 2 3/8 […]

Where
High Plains Environmental Center - 2698 Bluestem Willow Drive, Loveland, CO
Loveland, CO 80538
July
8
Fri. Jul 8, 2022
Sounds of Centerra Concert Series – July 8

Centerra Engagement Assembly is proud to present the 14th annual Sounds of Centerra concert series, returning to Chapungu Sculpture Park Fridays in July. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and find a comfortable spot on the Great Lawn to enjoy this year’s line-up from local and regional musicians. The performances this year range from 80s […]

When
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Where
Chapungu Sculpture Park - Centerra and Kendall Parkways
Loveland, CO 80538
July
9
Sat. Jul 9, 2022
Guided Interpretive Trail Walk with HPEC Restoration Ecology Staff

Interpretive Guides: Kristin Oles (Restoration Ecologist & Project Manager), Jack Landen (Lead Field Technician), OR JT Love (Field Technician) Join us on the Second Saturday of each month, January-December from 9am – 10:30am, for a fun and casual interpretive walk between Houts Reservoir and Equalizer Lake, guided by our Restoration Ecology staff & Certified Interpretive Trail […]

When
9:00am - 10:30am
Where
High Plains Environmental Center - 2698 Bluestem Willow Drive, Loveland, CO
Loveland, CO 80538
July
15
Fri. Jul 15, 2022
Sounds of Centerra Concert Series – July 15

Centerra Engagement Assembly is proud to present the 14th annual Sounds of Centerra concert series, returning to Chapungu Sculpture Park Fridays in July. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and find a comfortable spot on the Great Lawn to enjoy this year’s line-up from local and regional musicians. The performances this year range from 80s […]

When
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Where
Chapungu Sculpture Park - Centerra and Kendall Parkways
Loveland, CO 80538
July
16
Sat. Jul 16, 2022
Chapungu Sculpture Park Bird Walk

Sheila Webber will be guiding 4 bird walks at Chapungu Sculpture Park this season. This program combines two of our favorite things- Art & Birds! Walking will be at a slow pace on approximately 2 miles of level walking paths. Consider bringing binoculars and a field guide to enhance your birding experience. The Bird Walk […]

When
9:00am - 11:00am
Where
Chapungu Sculpture Park - Centerra and Kendall Parkways
Loveland, CO 80538
July
22
Fri. Jul 22, 2022
Sounds of Centerra Concert Series – July 22

Centerra Engagement Assembly is proud to present the 14th annual Sounds of Centerra concert series, returning to Chapungu Sculpture Park Fridays in July. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and find a comfortable spot on the Great Lawn to enjoy this year’s line-up from local and regional musicians. The performances this year range from 80s […]

When
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Where
Chapungu Sculpture Park - Centerra and Kendall Parkways
Loveland, CO 80538
July
23
Sat. Jul 23, 2022
Interpretive Nature Walks at Chapungu Sculpture Park

Join HPEC’s Horticulture Manager, Sabrina Kershman, on the 4th Saturday of the month April-October for an Interpretive Nature Walk through the gardens & natural areas at Chapungu Sculpture Park. Sabrina will guide us as we explore new landscaping installations, learn about restoration areas, and even spot some native pollinators & wildlife! Walks will be from […]

When
10:00am - 12:00pm
Where
Chapungu Sculpture Park - Centerra and Kendall Parkways
Loveland, CO 80538
July
29
Fri. Jul 29, 2022
Sounds of Centerra Concert Series – July 29

Centerra Engagement Assembly is proud to present the 14th annual Sounds of Centerra concert series, returning to Chapungu Sculpture Park Fridays in July. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and find a comfortable spot on the Great Lawn to enjoy this year’s line-up from local and regional musicians. The performances this year range from 80s […]

When
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Where
Chapungu Sculpture Park - Centerra and Kendall Parkways
Loveland, CO 80538

Past Events

April
5
September
6
Mon. Apr 5, 2021
 - Mon. Sep 6, 2021
2021 HPEC Native Plant Sale

High Plains Environmental Center’s online native plant sales begin April 5, 2021. Native plants help to conserve water and support native wildlife, especially pollinators! All plants come in 3.5-inch or 5.5-inch (narrow) pots (all have same soil volume. Plant ordering will resume on April 5, 2021 in time for the spring planting season. We invite […]

Where
High Plains Environmental Center - 2698 Bluestem Willow Drive, Loveland, CO
Loveland, CO 80538
April
3
Sat. Apr 3, 2021
April Bird Banding

Join seasoned birder, Sheila Webber of the Ft. Collins Audubon Society, and Scott Rashid, Director of the Colorado Avian Research and Rehabilitation Institute at the High Plains Environmental Center on Saturday, April 3rd from 2:00 to 4:00. We will start at the visitor’s center with the guided bird walk with Sheila around Equalizer Lake, and […]

When
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Where
High Plains Environmental Center - 2698 Bluestem Willow Drive
Loveland, CO 80538
March
6
Sat. Mar 6, 2021
March Bird Banding

Join seasoned birder, Sheila Webber of the Ft. Collins Audubon Society, and Scott Rashid, Director of the Colorado Avian Research and Rehabilitation Institute at the High Plains Environmental Center on Saturday, March 6th from 2:00 to 4:00. We will start at the visitor’s center with the guided bird walk with Sheila around Equalizer Lake, and immediately […]

When
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Where
High Plains Environmental Center - 2698 Bluestem Willow Drive
Loveland, CO 80538
March
1
March
15
Mon. Mar 1, 2021
 - Mon. Mar 15, 2021
HPEC – Centerra Community Garden Sign-ups

Starting March 1st, annual garden boxes are available to members of High Plains Environmental Center and Centerra community residents. Be sure to email info@suburbitat.org on March 1st, 2021 after 9 am to sign up if you would like to reserve a community garden box. Box assignments and community garden details will be sent out by March 15th. […]

When
8:00am
Where
High Plains Environmental Center - 2698 Bluestem Willow Drive, Loveland, CO
Loveland, CO 80538
January
1
Fri. Jan 1, 2021
Centerra Winter Wonderlights

Now through January 1, 2020 Winter Wonderlights returns for the 2020 holiday season from November 14 through January 1 at the Chapungu Sculpture Park at Centerra in Loveland, just east of Macy’s at The Promenade Shops retail center at U.S. Hwy. 34 and I-25. Each night, visitors can walk through the beautiful park and enjoy […]

When
5:00pm - 9:00pm
Where
Chapungu Sculpture Park
Loveland, CO 80538
December
12
Sat. Dec 12, 2020
HPEC Online Lecture Series: Botany, Part 2

Online Lecture Series: Botany, Part 2 Saturday, December 12, 2020, 9:00am-10:00am MT Instructor: Jim Tolstrup, HPEC Executive Director This course is designed to help beginners identify common woody native plants in the field. Participants will learn basic botanical terms that distinguish plant parts, and how to “key out” plants, identifying families based on broad commonalities […]

When
9:00am - 10:00am MT
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