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Little Wonders Mud Puddles for Two-year Olds

Apr 15, 2024 9:30AM—10:30AM

A program for two-year olds to enjoy with their favorite adult. Spring is here, bringing raindrops and mud puddles. Toddlers will enjoy the story, Mud by Mary Lyn Ray, paint with mud (disguised as chocolate pudding), and enjoy a “muddy” snack. We will go on a puddle-jumping walk and make mud pies, so please bring…

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Little Wonders- Mud Puddles for Three-year olds

Apr 15, 2024 11:00AM—12:00PM

A program for three-year olds to enjoy with their favorite adult. Spring is here, bringing raindrops and mud puddles. Toddlers will enjoy the story, Mud by Mary Lyn Ray, paint with mud (disguised as chocolate pudding), and enjoy a “muddy” snack. We will go on a puddle-jumping walk and make mud pies, so please bring…

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Nature Wizard for Families- Fairies and Frogs

Apr 14, 2024 1:00PM—2:30PM

Celebrate spring with frog songs! Join the Nature Wizard for a magical journey to Wehr’s ephemeral pond to search for fairy shrimp and wood frogs. We’ll peek through microscopes at invertebrates we scoop from the pond and hope for a glimpse of the early emerging wood frogs.  These programs are appropriate for children ages 5…

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Hike for Health

Apr 10, 2024 10:30AM—11:30AM

Every Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 amHike along with this group that walks Wehr’s trails together for camaraderie, exercise and fun. Meet in the Visitor Center.

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Eclipse Day

Apr 08, 2024 12:30PM—3:30PM

Wehr Nature Center staff prepping for Eclipse Day. Check out the solar filter on the 12″ diameter telescope.

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Flow Yoga

Apr 06, 2024 9:00AM—10:00AM

Give yourself the gift of self-care in a beautiful, serene setting at Wehr. Join our special monthly yoga series co-hosted by a Barefoot Haven yoga and wellness studio instructor. Participants at all levels and all abilities are welcome in this 60-minute indoor, vinyasa flow class. Register at https://www.thebarefoothaven.com/

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Hike for Health

Apr 03, 2024 10:30AM—11:30AM

Every Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 amHike along with this group that walks Wehr’s trails together for camaraderie, exercise and fun. Meet in the Visitor Center.

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Wehr Birders

Mar 31, 2024 8:00AM—10:00AM

Meet in front of the visitor center for a Sunday morning birding hike led by volunteers and fellow birders. All levels of experience are welcome.  Every Sunday, November – February (9am-10am); March – October (8am-10am) No fee or registration required, $5 parking fee applies to non-members.

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Woodcocks, Wood Frogs, and Wine

Mar 30, 2024 6:30PM—8:30PM

Enjoy wine or beer while learning about woodcocks, our resident woodland shorebirds, and uncommon wood frogs. We’ll hike to the ephemeral pond to listen for frogs, then view the iconic “sky dance” of the woodcocks in the oak savanna. Accessible options available; contact carol.howard@milwaukeecountywi.gov or 414-425-8550. Ages 21 and up This event is FULL. Please…

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Operation Recon Nature (Adults or Families): Maple Sugaring

Mar 29, 2024 4:30PM—5:30PM

Veterans from all branches of service – Active Duty, Reserve, and Retired personnel and their families are invited to attend monthly walks held here at Wehr Nature Center. We will have frosty fun on the trails of Wehr Nature Center experiencing and observing seasonal nature happenings. Please register on our website so we may contact…

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