(For adults & teens) The endangered ornate box turtle (Terrapene ornata) is Wisconsin’s only non-aquatic turtle. Learn how the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources surveys for this species using specially […]
URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER PROGRAM CALENDAR
(For everyone) Join us to improve the biodiversity and ecological integrity of our parks! Activities include invasive species removal, trail work, planting, etc. Children under 14 must be accompanied by […]
(For adults & teens) Join our Facilities maintenance team as we work on projects around the building and grounds of the UEC.
Shelly Rosenquist uses acrylic high flow paints, oil inks and India ink to create beautiful works on handmade wooden canvases. She is inspired by everything natural in the world; trees, […]
(For families) There are over 390 species of moths that can be found in the state of Wisconsin. These fuzzy creatures are fans of the night life, so we're throwing […]
(For adults and teens) What better way to enjoy your Saturday morning than to sip on coffee, nibble a pastry, and canoe down the Milwaukee River? We’ll have morning beverages […]
(For everyone) Help keep our parks clean, safe and accessible. Dress for the weather and join other volunteers as we walk through the park picking up trash and noting any […]
(For children 5-12 years old) Do you know a child who is interested in science and nature? Send them to the Menomonee Valley! Every day in Valley Rangers is a […]
(For families) Green Thumb gardeners are invited to explore the creative gardening spaces with Core El Centro and the Menomonee Valley Urban Ecology Center.
(For families) Betty Brinn Children's mobile museum, the Wonder Wagon, will be popping up at our Riverside Park branch for drop in, hands on activities and displays. Check out the […]