The Isle Royale & Keweenaw Parks Association sponsors four annual workshops in the parks:
Isle Royale Botany Workshop (June 4-9, 2018)
Held on Isle Royale in early June, this workshop is open to anyone with beginning or intermediate knowledge of plant identification. Participants explore early season plants in the Rock Harbor area on field trips led by botanist Janet Marr, the co-author of Island Life: an Isle Royale Nature Guide. See workshop flyer for more details.
Keweenaw Botany Workshop (July 24-26, 2018)
Explore the Keweenaw Peninsula's rugged bedrock shorelines, ridges, forests, and wetlands with experienced field botanist Janet Marr to learn to identify plants in diverse habitats, including boreal species and rare arctic disjuncts. See workshop flyer for more details.
Isle Royale Night Sky Photography Workshop (September 4-8, 2018 tentative dates)
Beginning and intermediate photographers are invited to join Lake Superior Photo's Shawn Malone for this nature photography workshop with particular emphasis on capturing images of the night sky over Isle Royale. Workshop activities will include instruction and photography excursions around Rock Harbor. Details for 2018 are being worked out, but see the 2017 workshop flyer for general information.