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Operation Recon Nature – Adult Veterans

Jan 29, 2022 3:00PM—4:00PM

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Free Guided Hikes for Veterans and Active Military All Veterans from all branches of service – Active Duty, Reserve, and Retired personnel and their families are invited to attend monthly hikes held here at Wehr Nature Center (designed for adults and children age 13 and up). For approximately one to one and a half hours,…

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I “Heart” Winter Team Challenge

Feb 19, 2022 2:00PM—4:00PM

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NEW! Fans of Wehr’s springtime Adult Scavenger Hunt will want to bundle up and gather a team for a whole new kind of adventure – the I “Heart” Winter Team Challenge. Race your “heart” out on the snowshoe obstacle course, follow the riddles to find “Whose Scat is That” and put together all the clues…

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Operation Recon Nature – Adult Veterans

Feb 19, 2022 4:30PM—5:30PM

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Free Guided Hikes for Veterans and Active Military All Veterans from all branches of service – Active Duty, Reserve, and Retired personnel and their families are invited to attend monthly hikes held here at Wehr Nature Center (designed for adults and children age 13 and up). For approximately one to one and a half hours,…

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Maple Tapping Workshop

Feb 20, 2022 10:00AM—12:00PM

Wehr Nature Center 9701 W College Ave Franklin, WI 53132

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Join an expert maple syrup maker and learn how to turn your backyard maple tree into liquid gold! The workshop will cover how to identify a suitable tree, the tools and tricks of drilling and tapping, how to safely store and boil-down sap, and the process of “finishing off” and storing syrup. Sample delicious syrup…

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Groundhog Day Chili Cook-off Fundraiser

Feb 26, 2022 6:00PM—8:00PM

Wehr Nature Center 9701 W College Ave Franklin, WI 53132

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Come out of hibernation and join other chili enthusiasts for the 10th Annual Friends of Wehr Groundhog Day Chili Cook-off Fundraiser. Be a chili contestant or simply come enjoy a variety of chili and vote for your favorite. The meal includes assorted side dishes, cornbread, delectable desserts, and one glass of wine or beer. Bring…

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Meet the Trees: Winter ID

Mar 05, 2022 1:00PM—3:00PM

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Visit Wehr to learn how to identify trees without their leaves. We will hike to meet Wehr’s trees and discover the clues that help us “bark up the right tree”. Your new skills can be handy in land management decisions and will impress your friends and families. Program is designed for adults and children ages…

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Operation Recon Nature – Adult Veterans

Mar 26, 2022 5:30PM—6:30PM

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Free Guided Hikes for Veterans and Active Military All Veterans from all branches of service – Active Duty, Reserve, and Retired personnel and their families are invited to attend monthly hikes held here at Wehr Nature Center (designed for adults and children age 13 and up). For approximately one to one and a half hours,…

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Climate Change Conversations – Part 1 “Getting Started”

Apr 16, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

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Are you feeling overwhelmed by the climate crisis but don’t know how to express your concerns effectively to family, friends, and others in your community? Having productive conversations about the complex issue of climate change can be challenging. Join interpretive naturalist Bev Bryant and volunteers from MKE Climate Reality for a workshop in climate change…

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Past | Archive

Hybrid Adult Owl Prowl @ Wehr

Jan 07, 2022 7:00PM—8:00PM

Christmas Bird Count

Dec 19, 2021 9:00AM—4:00PM

Adult Owl Prowl @ Grant Park Clubhouse

Dec 17, 2021 7:00PM—9:00PM

Grant Park Clubhouse, 100 Hawthorne Ave, South Milwaukee

Whitetails 101

Nov 20, 2021 2:30PM—4:30PM