List of GLC Events


Friday, April 17

Reflections of Time, Spring Luncheon, Pier 290

Mark Hirsch, speaker and photographer, will share his year-long iPhone photo journal documenting the life of a lonely bur oak in an Iowa field.


Friday, April 19

Fabien Cousteau, “One Ocean, One People”

Drawing on his thrilling marine expeditions, inspirational speaker Fabien Cousteau, grandson of the famous explorer Jacques Cousteau, shares stories of pushing the limits of adventure to discover the bond we all share thru water, what it means, and why we should care.


Thursday, July 2

Colman Woods Walkabout

Join us at Colman Woods, added to the Conservancy’s proptected properties in January 2015.  This 29 acre jewel is the home of rare ecological jewels.


Saturday, October 3

Shore Path Walk

8 a.m., Fontana lakefront

The eigth annual JPPT Lake Walk will benefit the Geneva Lake Conservancy. This fully underwritten event is designed to be a great day of exercise, accomplishment, and fun. Walkers are given a route map and pace guide to keep them on track for their chosen mileage goals of 3, 6, 10, or 21 miles. Fully stocked aid stations are setup roughly every three miles to maintain energy and motivation and sag support transports personal gear to the various rest stops and provides aid if needed. This is a great opportunity to accomplish a goal, promote good health, enjoy the beauty of Geneva Lake, and support the Geneva Lake Conservancy all in one day. Registration opens May 1. 100 percent of the proceeds benefit Geneva Lake Conservancy.


Saturday, December 5th

The Geneva Lake Conservancy presents Holly Ball at Big Foot Country Club.
The Conservancy’s annual holiday celebration and fundraiser includes a live band, dinner, auction, and presentation of the Conservation Stewardship Award.