URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER PROGRAM CALENDAR

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Nature Rangers – January 2022

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

(For children 5-10 years old) Take on the outdoors as you explore different ecosystems around Riverside Park with us! Registration cost covers the entire month.

$18.00 – $28.00

Canceled – 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

Plant Anatomy and Physiology at Riverside Park

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

(For adults & teens) What is xylem and phloem? Can trees communicate with each other? How do they survive the winter? Learn topics like this with Caitlin Reinartz, UEC Forester. Prices include all seven classes. Come ready to learn!

$50.00 – $100.00

Public Animal Feeding

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

(For everyone) Have you ever seen a a frog grab a cricket with its sticky tongue? Come join our Public Animal Feeding Program on Saturdays from 12-2 PM at Riverside Park to experience all of this and meet our native Wisconsin Animal Ambassadors!

Free

Riverside Park ROOT (Restoring Our Outdoors Together)

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

(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 an adult.

Free

Nature Rangers – February 2022

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

(For children 5-10 years old) Take on the outdoors as you explore different ecosystems around Riverside Park with us! Registration cost covers the entire month.

$18.00 – $28.00

Cross Country Skiing for Beginners

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

(For adults and teens) Don’t get stuck inside this winter – take our beginner's cross country skiing workshop in Riverside Park. Gain the confidence you need to venture out on your own ski journeys! Gear provided. We'll be outside, snow or no snow.

$18.00 – $28.00

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

Plant Anatomy and Physiology at Riverside Park

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

(For adults & teens) What is xylem and phloem? Can trees communicate with each other? How do they survive the winter? Learn topics like this with Caitlin Reinartz, UEC Forester. Prices include all seven classes. Come ready to learn!

$50.00 – $100.00

Art Opening – Forces of Nature & Other Works by Art Acters

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

(For everyone) The Art Acters collaboratively blend artistic elements into images of the natural world using natural & man-made media. Join us for the opening and talk with the artists.

Free