Join the Friends of Wehr Nature Center Board of Directors

Seeking diverse candidates with a variety of skills ranging from fundraising, grant writing, event planning, and more. If you are interested in learning more about this volunteer opportunity, please contact Paul Brings at 414-841-3965 or

Explore, Support, Participate

The Friends of Wehr Nature Center is committed to sustaining an accessible nature destination; a place for all seasons, a place for everyone.

Friends of Wehr is a non-profit organization dedicated to the support and promotion of the Wehr Nature Center and its environmental education programs.

Mission Statement

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Visit 220 acres of nature preserve with 5 miles of trails and a visitor center complete with educational exhibits and live animals.

Plan your visit
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Become a member, donate, join our volunteer team.

Get involved
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Experience Wehr’s array of programs for youth, families, and adults.

Learn more


Bat Night for Families

Jun 18, 2021 9:00PM—10:00PM

6th Annual BioBlitz

Jun 18, 2021—Jun 21, 2021

Bumble Bees of Your Backyard Hike

Jun 19, 2021 9:00AM—10:00AM

Join Us in Our Mission



Be part of the FOW community and enjoy all the member benefits.


Your dollar goes a long way to supporting accessible and educational nature experiences for all.


Volunteers are the lifeblood of our organization and are infused into every aspect of the nature center.

We thank the following companies for their support.

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