Past | All

Hybrid Frog Frolic for Families

Apr 09, 2021 7:30PM—9:00PM

Hop over to Wehr and celebrate spring with the frogs.Learn all about our amphibian neighbors through a virtual learning session and then join a naturalist for an outdoor evening with the frogs! We will meet some Wisconsin amphibians and then stroll out to the ponds of Wehr to listen for the sweet spring sound of…

View More

Hybrid Woodcocks, Wood Frogs, and Wine & Hike

Apr 06, 2021 7:00PM—8:00PM

Virtual Session: Tuesday, April 6, 7-8 pmIn-person hike: Saturday, April 10, 7:15-8:30 pm Wehr Nature Center is one of the few places in Milwaukee County to both view the iconic “sky dance” of the American Woodcock and hear Wood Frogs from the same spot!Join us for a Zoom presentation on April 6th about these woodland…

View More

Manage Your Yard Naturally: Early Spring Preparation

Mar 31, 2021 7:30PM—8:30PM

Virtual presentation and Q&A Learn how to manage your garden and yard for pollinators and beneficial insects during the off season. Discover why it makes sense to leave things a bit “messy” as you work to prepare your yard for spring. Understand when and how you should be pruning, trimming and removing debris to protect…

View More

Maple Sugar Days

Mar 28, 2021 11:00AM—4:00PM

Wehr Nature Center

Celebrate the spring thaw and our Wisconsin heritage at Wehr’s annual Maple Sugar Days. The pandemic edition of our beloved event will be held entirely outdoors and follow all public health protocols to keep visitors and volunteers safe. The program includes a short walk to the sugarbush, a visit to an old-time sugarin’ camp, a…

View More

Maple Sugar Days

Mar 27, 2021 11:00AM—4:00PM

Wehr Nature Center

Celebrate the spring thaw and our Wisconsin heritage at Wehr’s annual Maple Sugar Days. The pandemic edition of our beloved event will be held entirely outdoors and follow all public health protocols to keep visitors and volunteers safe. The program includes a short walk to the sugarbush, a visit to an old-time sugarin’ camp, a…

View More

Operation Recon Nature – Adult Veterans

Mar 26, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Wehr Nature Center

Free Guided Hikes for Veterans and Active Military Hiking is a safe way to get families and friends together during these stressful days. For one hour, we will follow trails at Wehr Nature Center to relax and restore our minds. These hikes will take us to trails where we will follow a monthly seasonally themed…

View More

Operation Recon Nature – Veterans & their Families

Mar 21, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Wehr Nature Center

Free Guided Hikes for Veterans and Active Military & their families Hiking is a safe way to get families and friends together during these stressful days. For one hour, we will follow trails at Wehr Nature Center to relax and restore our minds. These hikes will take us to trails where we will follow a…

View More

(Postponed until 2022) Women and Girls in Science: Inspiring the Next Generation of Scientists – Meet the Scientists

Mar 13, 2021 10:00AM—11:30AM

This program will finalize our month-long celebration of Women and Girls in Science. Women in STEM careers will be share their experiences and inspirations via a virtual discussion panel.   Attendees and their families are encouraged to ask questions of our panel of scientists. Our hope is that families with young girls will reach out to…

View More

Operation Recon Nature – Veterans & their Families

Feb 28, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Free Guided Hikes for Veterans and Active Military & their families Hiking is a safe way to get families and friends together during these stressful days. For one hour, we will follow trails at Wehr Nature Center to relax and restore our minds. These hikes will take us to trails where we will follow a…

View More

VIRTUAL Climate Change Conversations Workshop

Feb 27, 2021 1:00PM—2:30PM

Are you feeling overwhelmed by the climate crisis and don’t know how to turn your worry into action? Unsure about how to share your concerns within your community? Having productive conversations about the complex issue of climate change can be challenging. Join interpretative naturalist Bev Bryant and Climate Reality volunteers for a workshop in climate…

View More