Leap Into Dine to Donate at Texas Roadhouse Viera

Texas Roadhouse 1975 Viera Blvd, Rockledge, FL, United States

Celebrate Leap Year with Merritt Island Wildlife Association (MIWA) at Texas Roadhouse Viera between 5 to 8pm, February 29, 2024. Be part of Dine to Donate by mentioning MIWA to your server and dropping your dining receipt in the basket as you exit. The restaurant will donate 10% of all food purchases to help us...

MIWA at Grant Seafood Festival

Grant Seafood Festival 4580 1st Street, Grant, FL, United States

Merritt Island Wildlife Association will have a booth at the 2024 Grant Seafood Festival on Sat March 2 (9am - 7pm) and Sun March 3, 2024, (9am-5pm). Come visit and bring a friend.  We will have merchandise for sale from our own Nature's Treasures Gift Shop.

Pollinator Fair Hosted by Garden Club by the Sea (MIWA Hosted Butterfly Walks)

James H Nance Park 201 N Miramar Ave, Indialantic, FL, United States

Visit the Merritt Island Wildlife Association (MIWA) booth at the Pollinator Fair. We will be hosting 2 butterfly walks, led by Ed Perry. Butterfly Walks will leave from the MIWA booth at 12pm and 2pm (no advance registration required, just show up). Our booth will have educational merchandise for sales and pollinator resource guides including...

MIWA at Thousand Islands Festival

Cocoa Beach Country Club Pool Pavilion 5000 Tom Warriner Blvd, Cocoa Beach, FL, United States

MIWA will have a booth at the 2024 Thousand Islands Fest at Cocoa Beach Country Club Pool Pavilion on Saturday March 16, 2024, from 10:30am-6:00pm. You won't want to miss Laurilee Thompson's (MIWA Board of Directors Vice President) talk, "The Importance of Estuarine Shoreline" at 2:15pm.  Mark your calendar now!

Happy Hour for Habitat at Playalinda Brewery

Playalinda Brewery Hardware Store 305 S Washington Ave, Titusville, United States

Following up on the huge success of "Beer with a Biologist", Merritt Island Wildlife Association will again be partnering with Playalinda Brewing Co. for "Happy Hour for Habitat" at the Playalinda Hardware Store location.  Learn about the variety of habitat at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge and enter free raffles for wildlife and habitat merchandise. ...

Seafood for Our Shorelines @ Dixie Crossroads Restaurant

Dixie Crossroads 1475 Garden St, Titusville, FL, United States

Join Merritt Island Wildlife Association for a delicious meal at World Famous Dixie Crossroads in Titusville, FL, on Tuesday April 2, 2024.  The restaurant will donate 10% of all food purchases to help us preserve shorelines, wetlands, salt marsh, and other vital habitat at the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. MIWA will have displays, educational...

National Gopher Tortoise Day: Scrub Hike

Scrub Ridge Trail, MINWR

Details Event is being co-hosted by Space Coast Audubon and Merritt Island Wildlife Association Gopher Tortoise Day April 10th was officially adopted by the Gopher Tortoise Council as Gopher Tortoise Day! In Florida, gopher tortoises are found in parts of all 67 counties and are frequently encountered in neighborhoods, along roadways, and in many of Florida’s public...

April 2024 Butterfly Walk

Sams House, Pine Island 6195 N. Tropical Trail, Merritt Island, FL, United States

  Butterfly Walks are Back! Merritt Island Wildlife Association (MIWA) and Environmentally Endangered Lands (EEL) Program invite you to our Spring Series of Butterfly Walks Flutter with excitement! Join us for a fascinating exploration of the butterfly life cycle and the importance of native plants. Our program will start with a short education session to...

“Florida’s Living Beaches”: Author Meet & Greet with Book Signing

Merritt Island NWR Visitor Center 1987 Scrub Jay Way, Titusville, FL, United States

Authors Blair and Dawn Witherington will be at the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge (MINWR) Visitor's Center, for a Meet & Greet and Book Signing for their highly acclaimed book, Florida's Living Beaches. Book signing and meet & greet will be at 10am.  If you purchase a copy of Florida's Living Beaches at this event,...

May 2024 Butterfly Walk

Brevard County Enchanted Forest 444 Columbia Blvd, Titusville, FL, United States

Butterfly walks are back! Merritt Island Wildlife Association (MIWA) and Environmentally Endangered Lands (EEL) Program invite you to our Spring Series of Butterfly Walks (Photo Credit Ed Perry) Flutter with excitement! Join us for a fascinating exploration of the butterfly life cycle and the importance of native plants. Our program will start with a short...

Puzzles and Pies – Piece Together Nature’s Wonders, One Slice at a Time

Merritt Island NWR Visitor Center 1987 Scrub Jay Way, Titusville, FL, United States

Puzzles and Pie - Piece Together Nature's Wonders, One Slice at a Time, Wed, May 29, 2024, 1:00 PM | Meetup Join us for an afternoon of piecing together nature's wonders and wildlife conservation! Put your puzzle-solving skills to the test while conversing with fellow nature lovers. Tackle intriguing nature-themed puzzles in small groups, then...

June 2024 Butterfly Walk

Sams House, Pine Island 6195 N. Tropical Trail, Merritt Island, FL, United States

Butterfly Walks are Back! Merritt Island Wildlife Association (MIWA) and Environmentally Endangered Lands (EEL) Program invite you to our Spring Series of Butterfly Walks (Photo Credit Ed Perry) Flutter with excitement! Join us for a fascinating exploration of the butterfly life cycle and the importance of native plants. Our program will start with a short...