Stalk the darkened land while listening for owls, then get warm and relaxed with friends old and new around a cozy bonfire.

The owl part is pretty self-explanatory but what’s a hygge? Read this explanation, then hurry and let us know that you’re coming to this simple celebration of winter!

WHEN: Friday, February 9, 6 – 8 pm.

WHERE: Chipman Preserve, Comstock Twp., Kalamazoo Co.

DIRECTIONS: Chipman Preserve is in the 8000 block of East Main St., 3 miles east of Sprinkle Rd. between 30th and 33rd Streets in Comstock Township (Galesburg). The preserve entrance is on the north side of the street.

RSVP: Even though this is a free event, RSVPs are always nice and it’s helpful for us to know that you’re coming. Please call our office (269-324-1600) or email Miko at