URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER PROGRAM CALENDAR

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Early Morning Bird Walk at Riverside Park

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

Kick-start your day with fresh air and bird song. Interested bird watchers of all ability levels are invited to explore Riverside Park for birds with us. Registration required. Meet in front of the Urban Ecology Center building.

Free

Volunteer Papermaking

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

(For everyone) Join us as we explore the art of recycled papermaking to create beautiful book marks and greeting cards that are biodegradable and filled with wildflower seeds! No experience necessary. Great for youth who need volunteer hours.

Free

Riverside Park Public Animal Feeding

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

(For everyone) Have you ever seen a frog grab a cricket with its sticky tongue? See this up close at a Public Animal Feeding at Riverside Park! Help us feed our resident Native Wisconsin Animal Ambassador turtles, snakes, salamanders, and fish too!

Free

Milwaukee’s Backyards – Lake Park

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

(For adults & teens) Meet us at the Urban Ecology Center in Riverside Park then join us on a stroll through Lake Park. Enjoy stunning views of Lake Michigan and look for the patterns left on the landscape by both human and ecological processes.

Free – $20.00

4 00 PM Kids Candlelight Walk

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

(For families) Wander through a winter woodland lit by warm candle light and hear the story of “A Thing Called Snow” by Yuval Zommer. Warm cocoa, crackling campfires, and a simple snowflake craft are included. Bundle up and join us on the trail!

Free – $14.00

4 15 PM Kids Candlelight Walk

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

(For families) Wander through a winter woodland lit by warm candle light and hear the story of “A Thing Called Snow” by Yuval Zommer. Warm cocoa, crackling campfires, and a simple snowflake craft are included. Bundle up and join us on the trail!

Free – $14.00

4 30 PM Kids Candlelight Walk

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

(For families) Wander through a winter woodland lit by warm candle light and hear the story of “A Thing Called Snow” by Yuval Zommer. Warm cocoa, crackling campfires, and a simple snowflake craft are included. Bundle up and join us on the trail!

Free – $14.00

4 45 PM Kids Candlelight Walk

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

(For families) Wander through a winter woodland lit by warm candle light and hear the story of “A Thing Called Snow” by Yuval Zommer. Warm cocoa, crackling campfires, and a simple snowflake craft are included. Bundle up and join us on the trail!

Free – $14.00

5 00 PM Kids Candlelight Walk

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

(For families) Wander through a winter woodland lit by warm candle light and hear the story of “A Thing Called Snow” by Yuval Zommer. Warm cocoa, crackling campfires, and a simple snowflake craft are included. Bundle up and join us on the trail!

Free – $14.00

5 15 PM Kids Candlelight Walk

Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, WI

(For families) Wander through a winter woodland lit by warm candle light and hear the story of “A Thing Called Snow” by Yuval Zommer. Warm cocoa, crackling campfires, and a simple snowflake craft are included. Bundle up and join us on the trail!

Free – $14.00